Bio   Aaron was born in Camarillo, California, in 1982. He attended the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and graduated in 2006 with a BFA. In May 2011, he graduated with an MFA from New York Studio School. He makes a mean guacamole and loves giving his cat foot rubs and jamming on his beloved drum set. He currently resides in Rochester, New York.

Bio

Aaron was born in Camarillo, California, in 1982. He attended the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and graduated in 2006 with a BFA. In May 2011, he graduated with an MFA from New York Studio School. He makes a mean guacamole and loves giving his cat foot rubs and jamming on his beloved drum set. He currently resides in Rochester, New York.

Current

66th Finger Lakes Exhibition, Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, NY, June 2019
Coast to Coast, Paul Thiebaud Gallery, San Francisco, CA, October 2019


Education

Masters of Fine Arts, Painting and Drawing, New York Studio School, New York, NY, May 2011
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Studio Art, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, May 2006 
International School of Painting and Drawing, Montecastello di Vibio, Italy, June – July 2005
Austin Community College, Austin, TX, August 2001– May 2004


Gallery Exhibitions

Coast to Coast, Paul Thiebaud Gallery, San Francisco, CA, October 2019
Coast to Coast, Berry Campbell Gallery, New York, NY, July 2019
66th Finger Lakes Exhibition, Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, NY, June 2019
Art Exhibition Program, Bausch + Lomb Inc, Rochester, NY, April 2019
28th Member’s Exhibition, Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, NY, December 2018
Cultivating Connections, RIT/NTID Dyer Arts Center, Rochester, NY, November 2018
Beyond Form: Non-Objective Art, RIT/NTID Dyer Arts Center, Rochester, NY, March 2018
Georgetown Art Hop Exhibition, Georgetown Art Center, Georgetown, TX, October 2016
Prince Street Gallery Juried Exhibition, New York, NY, February 2016
Georgetown Art Hop Exhibition, Georgetown Art Center, Georgetown, TX, October 2015
56th Annual Delta Exhibition, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR, June 2014
Member’s Show, Trestle Gallery, Gowanus NY, October 2011
Masters Thesis Art Exhibition, New York Studio School, New York, NY, May 2011
Artist Exhibition, New York Studio School, New York, NY, February 2011 & 2010
Navigation – Disabled Artist Show, Gene Siskel Theatre, Chicago, IL, April 2006
Tina Harper Gallery, Chicago IL, November 2005
Student Gallery Show, Montecastello di Vibio, Italy, July 2005
ACC Student Gallery Exhibition, Dougherty Art Center, Austin, TX, April 2004


Scholarships & Awards

Academic Scholarship, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Merit Scholarship, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
First Place – Drawing, Austin Community College Art Show 2004
Piece purchased for ACC permanent collection
Evelyn Glennie National Music Scholarship