@rizzhel | RIZZHEL JAVIER | rizzhel@rizzheljavier.com

EDUCATION

2012 | Master of Fine Arts - Studio Arts

San Diego State University, San Diego, CA

2007 | Bachelor of Fine Arts - Studio Arts

Humboldt State University, San Diego, CA

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014 Move(meant), Planet Rooth Design Haus, San Diego, CA

2012 Anthro Optic(a), Media Arts Center San Diego, San Diego, CA

2011 Anthro Optic(a), Flor y Canto Gallery, San Diego, CA

Solitary Confinement, The Dock SDSU Downtown Gallery, San Diego, CA

2009 Exposition, Flor y Canto Gallery, San Diego, CA

2007 Exposed, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA

TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2012 Marooned, Kruglak Gallery, Oceanside, CA

Peep, Boehm Gallery, San Marcos, CA

Exodus, 2016

Exodus, 2016

INVITATIONAL EXHIBITIONS

2017 SD Art Prize Exhibition, BasileIE + CMCuratorial, San Diego, CA

2016 Women in Light, Luxe Gallery. San Diego, CA

Faculty + One, San Diego City College, San Diego, CA

2015 Playful Interactions, SDSU Downtown Gallery, San Diego, CA

It Takes an Artist: A Show about Mentorship, D Gallery, Barrio Logan, CA

Cognitive Camouflage, Ship in the Woods, Del Mar, CA

2010 Into the Light, Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside, CA

Hyperlocal Identities, UCSD Office of Arts and Humanities, San Diego, CA

JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2011 9th SDSU Art Council, Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, San Diego, CA

2010 8th SDSU Art Council, Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, San Diego, CA

Latent: An En Foco Exhibition, Umbrella Art Gallery, New York, NY

2009 7th SDSU Art Council, Athenaeum Music and Arts Library, San Diego, CA

2008 6th SDSU Art Council, Athenaeum Music and Arts Library, San Diego, CA

Unmentionables, Millennial Pink, San Diego Art Institute, 2017

Unmentionables, Millennial Pink, San Diego Art Institute, 2017

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015 Rumors, Kruglak Gallery, Oceanside, CA

Shorts & Briefs, Athenaeum Music and Arts Library, San Diego, CA

2014 Passages - Art Faculty Exhibit, Kruglak Gallery, Oceanside, CA

100x100 Artist for Healing, The Hyde Art Gallery, El Cajon, CA

2013 Connections, Kruglak Gallery, Oceanside, CA

No Filter, 14th Annual San Diego Asian Film Festival, San Diego, CA

2012 Common Ground, 13th Annual San Diego Asian Film Festival, San Diego, CA

Smoking Gun, Kruglak Gallery, Oceanside, CA

2011 Looking Back, Moving Forward, Southwestern College, Chula Vista, CA

2009 Into the Frying Pan, Jackson Gallery, San Diego, CA

SDSU Student Purchase Aware, Jackson Gallery, San Diego, CA

2008 Re-Entry, Flor y Canto Gallery & Everett Gee Jackson, San Diego, CA

2007 The Incidental Cinema, Accident Gallery, Eureka, CA

On Display, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA

2006 Shadows From Thought, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA

A Walk Through, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA

 

Love Letters, Unmentionables, 2017

Love Letters, Unmentionables, 2017

SCHOLARSHIP

2011 Scholarship Recipient, SDSU Art Council, San Diego, CA

2010 Scholarship Recipient, SDSU Art Council, San Diego, CA

Isabel Kraft Sculpture Scholarship, SDSU, San Diego, CA

2009 Scholarship Recipient, SDSU Art Council, San Diego, CA

Isabel Kraft Sculpture Scholarship, SDSU, San Diego, CA

2008 Scholarship Recipient, SDSU Art Council, San Diego, CA

Isabel Kraft Sculpture Scholarship, SDSU, San Diego, CA

Frances Boyd Ellsworth Memorial Scholarship, SDSU, San Diego, CA

2007 Isabel Kraft Sculpture Scholarship, SDSU, San Diego, CA

 

Movemeant, 2014

Movemeant, 2014

AWARDS

2017 Emerging Artist Award, San Diego Art Prize Emerging Artist, San Diego, CA

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2011-2016 Associate Instructor, Miracosta College, Oceanside, CA

2014 Adjunct Faculty, Grossmont Community College, San Diego, CA

2013-2014 Adjunct Faculty, Palomar College, San Marcos, CA

2011-2012 Adjunct Faculty, Southwestern College, Chula Vista, CA

2009-2010 Adjunct Faculty, Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego, CA

2008-2011 Graduate Teaching Assistant, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA

COMMUNITY OUTREACH

2014-2017 Founder, BRIDGE, San Diego, CA

2016-2017 Media Arts Instructor, Pacific Arts Movement, San Diego, CA

2016-2017 Media Arts Instructor, Monarch School, San Diego, CA

2014-2017 Teaching Artist, The AjA Project, San Diego, CA

2011-2012 Digital Media Instructor, Media Arts San Diego, San Diego, CA

2011 Photography Instructor, Elementary Institute of Science, San Diego, CA

2007-2017 Summer Camp Instructor, Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA

DISCUSSION PANELS

2016 Women in Light, San Diego City College, San Diego, CA

2010 Senior Exhibition Panel, Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego, CA

PUBLICATIONS

2015 Renaissance Woman: The Photography of Rizzhel Javier

The Osider Mag - Dinah Poellnitz & Donnalay A. Atajar

Playful Interactions: There is No Such Thing as Too Close

Vanguard Culture - Cathy Breslaw

2014 The 2014 Medium Festival of Photography

Lenscratch - Kurt Simonson

2013 ART + SEEN

San Diego Pacific Magazine

2012 Interactive Exhibit

The Telescope

2010 Latent

An En Foco Exhibition Catalog

2009 Facing Diversity & Leveling the Playing Field

Nueva Luz - Don Gregorio Anton

The Best of College Photography

Photographers Forum - Best of College Photography

2008 Pretty on the Inside

San Diego City Best

COLLECTIONS

2009 A Distancing Persona, Private Collection of Fred & Erika Torri

2008 Fracture, Private Collection of Murray Sinclair

Fracture, Private Collection of Diane Stocklin

WORKSHOPS

2017 Traveling Tintypes, BRIDGE, Agua Caliente, CA

Traveling Tintypes, BRIDGE, Palomar Mountain, CA

Traveling Tintypes, BRIDGE, Joshua Tree, CA

Color Film Developing, BRIDGE, San Diego, CA

Color Film Developing, BRIDGE, San Diego, CA

Double Exposure, Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA

Double Exposure, Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA

Images Unseen, Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA

2016 Traveling Tintypes,

Tin it + Pin it, BRIDGE, YUMA Metals Symposium, Yuma, AZ

Tin it + Pin it, BRIDGE, Palomar Mountain, CA

Double Exposure, Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA

Cyanotypes, Miracosta College, Oceanside, CA

2015 Traveling Tintypes, BRIDGE, Joshua Tree

Traveling Tintypes, BRIDGE, Carlsbad Beach

Traveling Tintypes, BRIDGE, Palomar Mountain

Traveling Tintypes, BRIDGE, Museum of Photographic Arts

Traveling Tintypes, BRIDGE, Palomar Mountain

Traveling Tintypes, BRIDGE, The Hillstreet Country Club

Traveling Tintypes, BRIDGE, Private Residence, Vista, CA

Traveling Tintypes, BRIDGE, Private Residence, Vista, CA

Traveling Tintypes, BRIDGE, Joshua Tree

Double Exposure, The Hillstreet Country Club, Oceanside, CA

Double Exposure, The Hillstreet Country Club, Oceanside, CA

Double Exposure, The Hillstreet Country Club, Oceanside, CA

Double Exposure, The Hillstreet Country Club, Oceanside, CA

2014 Traveling Tintypes, BRIDGE, Bow Willow + Salton Sea

Traveling Tintypes, BRIDGE, Agua Caliente

Traveling Tintypes, BRIDGE, Joshua Tree

Digital Negatives, Miracosta College Flex, Oceanside, CA

Cyanotype Printing, Miracosta College Flex, Oceanside, CA

Tintype, Miracosta College Flex, Oceanside, CA

Drive-by-Darkroom, The AjA Project + Pacific Arts Movement, San Diego, CA

2013 Holga Tintypes, BRIDGE, Anza Borrego

Holga Tintypes, BRIDGE, Salvation Mountain, Niland, CA

Night Photography, BRIDGE, Agua Caliente

2012 Double Exposure, Clairemont Lutheran Church, Clairemont, CA

Portrait Photography, Media Arts Center San Diego, San Diego, CA

Portrait Photography, Media Arts Center San Diego, San Diego, CA

Portrait Photography, Media Arts Center San Diego, San Diego, CA

Photoshop for Photographers, Media Arts Center San Diego, San Diego, CA

Photoshop for Photographers, Media Arts Center San Diego, San Diego, CA

Photoshop for Photographers, Media Arts Center San Diego, San Diego, CA

Basic Studio Lighting, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA

2011 Basic DSLR Operation, Media Arts Center San Diego, San Diego, CA

Basic DSLR Operation, Media Arts Center San Diego, San Diego, CA

Basic DSLR Operation, Media Arts Center San Diego, San Diego, CA

Basic Studio Lighting, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA

Cyanotypes, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA

Lazertran, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA

2010 Printing on Wood, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA

Cyanotype, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA

Lazertran, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA

Lazertran, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA

Fujifilm Transfer, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA

Liquid Light, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA

2009 Slideshow Mania, Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA

Design and Composition, Pacific Arts Movement, San Diego, CA

2008 Light Writers, Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA

2007 Photo Revolution, Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA

LECTURES

2014 Move(meant), Planet Rooth Design Haus, San Diego, CA

2012 Marooned, Miracosta College, Oceanside, CA

Peep, Palomar College, San Marcos, CA

2011 Anthro Optica, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA

2009 Exposition, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA

Artist Lecture Series, Miracosta College, Oceanside, CA

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

2016 San Diego Asian Film Festival, San Diego, CA

Los Angeles Film Festival, Los Angeles, CA

YUMA Metals Symposium, Yuma, AZ

2015 Medium Festival of Photography, San Diego, CA

San Diego Asian Film Festival, San Diego, CA

STEAM Connect Career Expo, San Diego, CA

2014 Medium Festival of Photography Portfolio Review, San Diego, CA

San Diego Asian Film Festival, San Diego, CA

2013 Medium Festival of Photography, San Diego, CA

San Diego Asian Film Festival, San Diego, CA

Sundance Film Festival, Park City, UT

Miracosta College Digital Advisory Board, Oceanside, CA

2012 Sundance Film Festival, Park City, UT

San Diego Asian Film Festival, San Diego, CA

Miracosta College Digital Advisory Board, Oceanside, CA