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Roland Reiss

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STUDIED
University of California, Los Angeles, M.A., 1957
University of California, Los Angeles, B.A., 1956
American Academy of Art, Chicago, IL
Mt. San Antonio College, Walnut, California, A.A., 1951

GRANTS AND AWARDS
Lifetime achievement Award, LA Artcore, 1997
NEA Visual Artists Fellowship, sculpture 1986 – 87
NEA Visual Artists Fellowship, sculpture 1979 – 80
NEA Visual Artists Fellowship, sculpture 1976 – 77
NEA Visual Artists Fellowship, painting 1970 – 71

EXHIBITS
From 1956 to the present, exhibitions throughout the United States, Canada, Asia and Europe

EXHIBITIONS

2012
Solo Exhibition, California State University Fullerton, three locations: Campus Gallery, Santa Ana Gallery, Mt. San Antonio College Gallery, CA (in planning)

2011
Solo Exhibition, “Roland Reiss, Personal Politics: Sculpture from the 1970’s and 1980’s,” Pasadena Museum of California Art, Pasadena, CA, Sept 2011-Jan 2012 (color catalog)
Solo Exhibition, David Richard Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, May
Group Exhibition, “Nel Vostro Spazio | In Your Space,” Giacomo Projects Extended, Venice, Italy, June (color catalog)
Group Exhibition, “Everythings Coming Up Roses,” WG News + Art, Brooklyn, NY, May
Group Exhibition, “Wanderership,” Marc Chagall Museum, Vitebsk, Belarus
Group Exhibition, “Picasso’s Dilemma,” Armory, Pasadena, CA, June

2010
Solo Exhibition (with group), “Set Theory: Roland Reiss,“ Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA, May
Solo Exhibition, “Flora: Recent Paintings + a Garden for Sally,” East Gallery and Peggy Phelps Gallery, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA, September
Solo Exhibition, “ Roland Reiss: Selections from the 1960’s,” Andi Campognone Projects, Pomona CA, September
Group Exhibition, “The Last Plastics Show,” Cardwell Jimmerson Gallery, Culver City, CA, January
Group Exhibition, “Permanent Collection,” Claremont Museum of Art, Claremont, CA, January
Group Exhibition, “Its All Around You,” Art Gallery, University of La Verne, La Verne, CA, February
Group Exhibition, “Plastics,” Objct Gallery, Pomona, CA, April
Group Exhibition, “Claremont Modernism: Modernist Mecca,” Objct Museum Gallery, Claremont, CA, April/May
Group Exhibition, “Incognito,” Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA, May
Group Exhibition, “10th Anniversary,” Andlab Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, May
Group Exhibition, “No Soul For Sale,” Tate Modern Museum, London, United Kingdom, June
Group Exhibition, “Navigating Boulder,” Objct Gallery, Claremont, CA, August/October
Group Exhibition, “The Artists Museum,” Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA, Oct 2010-Jan 2011
Group Exhibition, “Urban Nature,” The Times Quotidian, Online Exhibition, Dec.2010-Jan.2011

2009
Group Exhibition, “Seduction of the Blossom,” Art Gallery, Long Beach City College, Long Beach, CA, February
Group Exhibition, “Erased Art,” Post Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, February
Group Exhibition, “Bronze,” Art Gallery, California State University, Stanislaus, Turlock, CA, February
Group Exhibition, “Insight/Inside,” Art Gallery, Mt. St. Mary’s College, Los Angeles, CA, March
Group Exhibition, “The Bloom Show,” Peggy Phelps Gallery, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA, July
Group Exhibition, “Trade Show/California-Turkey,” Garage Gallery, San Diego, CA, July
Group Exhibition, “Fourth of July,” Jancar Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, July
Group Exhibition, “Trade Show, Istanbul Biennial,” Istanbul Eskisehir and Ankara, Turkey, August
Group Exhibition, “Trade Show/California-Turkey,” Phantom Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, August
Group Exhibition, “Nel Vostro Spacio,” Giacomo Projects, Venice, Italy, September
Group Exhibition, “The Shape of Color,” Art Gallery, Fullerton College, Fullerton, CA, September
Group Exhibition, “Group Exhibition,” I-5 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, October
Group Exhibition, “The Irascibles,” Andi Campognone Projects Pomona, CA, November
Group Exhibition, “Paintings and Installation,” Artra, Santa Monica, CA, November
Group Exhibition, “California Calling,” Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA, November

2008
Solo Exhibition, “Recent Paintings,” Mt. San Antonio Gardens, Claremont, CA, September
Group Exhibition, “Ten,” Toomey Tourell Fine Art, San Francisco, CA
Group Exhibition, “New Acquisitions,” The Claremont Museum of Art, Claremont, CA
Group Exhibition, “Color Fields,” Gallery Califa, Horazdovice, Czech Republic, April
Group Exhibition, “Life Lessons,” AWB Projects, Venice, CA, April
Group Exhibition, I-5 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, April
Group Exhibition, “External/Internal,” California State University, Channel Islands, Ventura, CA, May
Group Exhibition, “Mind, Body + Soul,” Los Angeles Contemporary Gallery, Culver City, CA, June
Group Exhibition, “Paintings Edge,” Park Exhibition Center, Idyllwild Arts, Idyllwild, CA, June/July
Group Exhibition, “Liquid Light,” Museum of Design and Architecture, Culver City, CA, August
Group Exhibition, Riverside College Art Gallery, Riverside, CA, October
Group Exhibition, “Southern Exposure,” Ruby Green Art Center, Nashville, TN, October
Group Exhibition, “Plasticity,” Pierce College Art Gallery, November
Group Exhibition, “Blue,” La Cañada Presbyterian Church, La Cañada, CA, November

2007
Solo Exhibition, “Visibility: New Paintings,” Toomey Tourell Fine Art, San Francisco, CA, January
Solo Exhibition, Upfront Gallery, Ventura, CA, April
Group Exhibition, I-5 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, April
Group Exhibition, “Paintings Edge,” Idyllwild Arts, Idyllwild, CA, June
Group Exhibition, Peter Scott Gallery, University of Lancaster, Lancaster, UK, January
Group Exhibition, “Out of Line,” California State University, Stanislaus, CA, February

2006
Solo Exhibition, Upfront Gallery, Ventura, CA, April
Group Exhibition, I-5 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, April
Group Exhibition, “Paintings Edge,” Idyllwild Arts, Idyllwild, CA, June
Group Exhibition, Peter Scott Gallery, University of Lancaster, Lancaster, UK, January
Group Exhibition, “Out of Line,” California State University, Stanislaus, CA, February

2005
Solo Exhibition, “Visibility, Roland Reiss, Paintings,” California State University-Stanislaus, Turlock, CA, October
Group Exhibition, “Twenty-Twenty Visions,” I-5 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, November
Group Exhibition, “Small Works,” Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Bergamont Station, Santa Monica, CA, December
Group Exhibition, “Out of Line,” Brand/Stater Gallery, Riverside, CA, November
Group Exhibition, “L.A. Abstract Painting,” Louisiana Technical University, Ruston, LA, November
Group Exhibition, Mark Moore Gallery, Bergamont Station, Santa Monica, CA, October
Group Exhibition, “Los Angeles Art Association: The First 80 Years,” Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA, September
Group Exhibition, “Wives and Husbands,” Domestic Setting Gallery, Venice, CA, July
Group Exhibition, “Paintings Edge,” Parks Exhibition Center, Idyllwild, CA, June/July
Group Exhibition, “Small Works,” I-5 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, May
Group Exhibition, “Out of Line,” Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA, April
Group Exhibition, Channel Islands Art Center, California State University, Channel Islands, Ventura, CA, March
Group Exhibition, “Off the Wall,” Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA, February
Group Exhibition, “Art in Windows,” Pasadena Art Alliance, Pasadena, CA, January

2004
Group Exhibition, “Luster: Los Angeles Abstraction,” Gensler Associates, San Francisco, CA, November/December
Three Person Exhibition, “Works on Paper,” Toomey Tourell Fine Art, San Francisco, CA, November/December
Group Exhibition, “Group Exhibition,” Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, November/December
Group Exhibition, “The Purple Haze Project,” Square Blue Gallery, Costa Mesa, CA, October/November
Group Exhibition, “Painting Today,” The Art Institute of California, Orange County, CA
Gallery OctoberGroup Exhibition, “The Claremont Seven,” Seven Degrees Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA, September/October
Group Exhibition, “Abstract Los Angeles,” SOHO Myriad Gallery, Atlanta, GA August/December
Group Exhibition, “One Hundred Artists See Satan,” California State University at Fullerton Art Gallery, July/September
Group Exhibition, “Shakespeare as Muse,” Schneider Museum of Art, Southern Oregon University, Ashland, OR, July/August
Group Exhibition, Paintings Edge, Idyllwild Arts Gallery, Idyllwild, CA, June/July
Group Exhibition, “Raid in Chicago,” The Pond Project, The Standard Gallery, Chicago, IL, February
Group Exhibition, William Turner Gallery, Bergamont Station, Santa Monica, CA, February

2003
Solo Exhibition, Double Vision Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, April
Solo Exhibition, Cuttress Gallery, Pomona, CA, February
Group Exhibition, “Painting Today,” The Art Institute of Orange County Gallery, Santa Ana, CA, October
Group Exhibition, Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, November/December
Group Exhibition, “Paintings Edge,” Idyllwild Arts, Idyllwild, CA, June/July
Group Exhibition, Raid Projects, Los Angeles, CA, January
Group Exhibition, University of California, Riverside, CA, January

2002
Solo Exhibition, Toomey Tourell Fine Art, San Francisco, CA, November
Group Exhibition, Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, December
Group Exhibition, Drawing Post Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, September
Group Exhibition, Paintings Edge, Idyllwild Arts, Idyllwild, CA, June/July
Group Exhibition, “Material Matters,” Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, CA, January/February

2001
Solo Exhibition, “Short Stories,” Post Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, September
Solo Exhibition, Huntington Beach Art Center, Huntington Beach, CA, March
Solo Exhibition, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA, January/February
Group Exhibition, And Lab, Los Angeles, CA, December
Group Exhibition, Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA, December
Group Exhibition, “The Big Wave,” Andrew Shire Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, December
Group Exhibition, Double Vision Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, December
Group Exhibition, “What is Art,” Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA, October
Group Exhibition, “Skin/Veneer Holding, Hiding,” Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA, July
Group Exhibition, “Vinyl on Vinyl,” Post Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, July
Group Exhibition, Raid Projects, Los Angeles, CA, July
Group Exhibition, “Paintings Edge”, Idyllwild Arts, Idyllwild, CA, June/July
Group Exhibition, Inmo Gallery, China Town, Santa Monica, CA, May
Group Exhibition “Made in California,” Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA, March
Group Exhibition, “Twelve Pack,” Shasta College Art Gallery, Redding, CA, March
Group Exhibition, “Rising Tide,” Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA, February

2000
Solo Exhibition, East China University, Shanghai, China, May
Solo Exhibition, Fullerton College Art Gallery, Fullerton, CA, March
Solo Exhibition, Peformance: Sympathy for the Devil, Church of Art, Los Angeles, CA, June
Group Exhibition, “Nick of Time,” Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA, July
Group Exhibition, “LA Abstraction,” Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, CA, February
Four Person Exhibition, “Nick of Time,” Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA, July
Group Exhibition, Small Works Show,” I-5 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, May
Group Exhibition, “Emulsion,” Post Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, November
Group Exhibition Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, December
Group Exhibition, Acuna-Hanson Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, December
Group Exhibition, “Luminous,” Icon Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, July
Group Exhibition, Spurgeon Experience II Installation, Raid Projects, Santa Ana, CA, June
Four Person Exhibition, Andrew-Shire Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, July

1999
Solo Exhibition, Antelope Valley College, Lancaster, CA, April
Two Person Exhibition Toomey Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA, October
Three Person Exhibition Andrew-Shire Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, August
Group Exhibition, ”Circular Logic” I-Five Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, September
Group Exhibition, Miller Gallery Los Angeles, CA, August
Group Exhibition, AAA Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, July
Group Exhibition, Dirt Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, March
Group Exhibition, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA, October
Group Exhibition, William Turner Gallery, November
Group Exhibition, Andrew Shire Gallery, December
Group Exhibition, Ruth Bachofner Gallery, December

1998
Solo Exhibition, Harris Art Gallery, The University of La Verne, La Verne, CA, September
Solo Exhibition, Invited Guest Artist, Venice Art Walk, CA, May
Two Person Exhibition, The Art Galleries, California Sate University, Long Beach, CA, June
Group Exhibition, “Vehicles, Transcending The Millennium,” Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA, June
Group Exhibition, Invited Guest Artist, “Neo-Surrealism and New Narrative, Long Beach Art Gallery,Long Beach, CA, January
Group Exhibition, Six L.A. Painters, Tasende Gallery, La Jolla, CA, January
Group Exhibition, Invited Guest Artist, “Made in California,” City of Brea Gallery, CA, March
Group Exhibition,”5th Annual Downtown Lives,” Downtown Arts Development Assoc., Los Angeles, CA, October
Group Exhibition, “Claremont Graduate University Painters and works on Paper,” Shasta College, Redding, CA, March
Group Exhibition, “9 Los Angeles Artists,” Andrew Shire Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, September
Group Exhibition, Siqueiros, Koll Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, November
Group Exhibition, Artluxe Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, October

1997
Solo Exhibition, Robert Fullerton Art Museum, C.S.U. San Bernardino, CA, February-March
Solo Exhibition, Rio Hondo College, Whittier, CA, April
Group Exhibition, “Twenty one by Twelve,” The Artworks Gallery, Riverside, CA, April
Group Exhibition, “Artist Portraits,” Cypress College, CA, September
Group Exhibition The Artworks Gallery, Riverside, CA, January
Group Exhibition, “Between Reality and Abstraction,” Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, FL, January
Group Exhibition, Downtown Artists Association, Los Angeles, CA, October
Group Exhibition, 3rd Annual Group Show, Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, December
Group Exhibition, Artworks ‘97, Hollywood Los Feliz Jewish Community Center, Los Angeles, CA, November
Group Exhibition, Six L.A. Painters, Tasende Gallery. West Hollywood, CA, November-December
Group Exhibition, International Art Festival, Transamerica Life Companies, Artcore Annex and Artcore Art Bank, Los Angeles, CA, December
Group Exhibition, 15th Annual Got Art? Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA December
Group Exhibition Fringe of the Fringe Annual Exhibition, Claremont, CA, May
Two Person Exhibition, Gallery Paradiso, Costa Mesa, CA, September
Group Exhibition, Chairs, Andrew Shire Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, June

1996
Solo Exhibition, Los Angeles Art Core Center Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, October
Group Exhibition, Couturier Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, December
Group Exhibition, “Downtown Comes Uptown,” Gallery 285, Beverly Hills, CA, October
Group Exhibition, “Between Reality and Abstraction,” Nica Gallery, Las Vegas, NV, September
Group Exhibition, Sculpture Installation, “Swarm” Ducal Palace, Giubbio, Italy, July
Group Exhibition, Fringe of the Fringe Annual Exhibition, Claremont, CA, May
Group Exhibition, “Feast on Art,” Laguna Museum of Art, Laguna Beach, CA, April
Group Exhibition, “50 Year Jubilee Alumni Show,” Mt. San Antonio College, Walnut, CA, March
Group Exhibition, “The Green Show,” Factory Place, Los Angeles, CA, March
Group Exhibition, “Afond,” Andrew Shire Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, March
Group Exhibition, “The Cup and the Teapot,” Clarke Humanities Museum, Scripps College, CA, February
Two Person Exhibition, San Diego Art Institute, San Diego, CA, February
Group Exhibition, The Art Works Gallery, Riverside, CA, January

1995
Solo Exhibition, Fine Art Gallery, California State University, Los Angeles, CA, January-February
Four Person Exhibition, L.A.S.C.A. Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, January-February
Four Person Exhibition, L.A.S.C.A. Gallery, Seoul, Korea, April
Group Exhibition, I.S.O.M.A.T.A, Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA, January-February
Group Exhibition, “U.S.A. Within Limits,” Sao Paulo and Rio De Janeiro, Brazil October-February
Group Exhibition, The Art Works Gallery, Riverside, CA, January
Group Exhibition, Fringe of the Fringe Annual Exhibition, Claremont, CA, May
Four Person Exhibition, Fred Spratt Gallery, San Jose, CA, May
Group Exhibition, Fred Spratt Gallery, San Jose, CA, August
Group Exhibition, Michael Salerno Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, October
Group Exhibition, Koplin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, November
Group Exhibition, DADA Downtown Artists Development Assoc. Los Angeles, CA, December

1994
Solo Exhibition, “Mindscapes,” Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN January-February
Group Exhibition, “Ab-Strak-Shun,” William Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, August
Group Exhibition, The Art Works, Riverside, CA, January
Group Exhibition, Downtown Artists Developiment Association, Los Angeles, CA, December
Group Exhibition, Fringe of the Fringe Annual Exhibition, Claremont, CA, May
Group Exhibition, “The World of Cups,” The Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA, June
Group Exhibition, “Artworks for Children,” Center for the Vulnerable Child, Los Angeles, CA, June
Group Exhibition, “Trees,” The Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA, November
Group Exhibition, “The Art Cup,” Garth Clark Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, December
Group Exhibition, “Big Little,” Boritzer-Gray-Hamano Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, December

1993
Group Exhibition, “Interconnections, John Cage, Marcel Duchamp, Edward Weston and Beatrice Wood at Claremont,” event in MOCA’s citycircus, in conjunction with Rolywholyover a Circus, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA, November
Group Exhibition, “Off The Wall,” City of Brea Gallery, Brea, CA, September
Group Exhibition, “Current Work,” curated by Karl Benjamin, DA Gallery, Pomona CA, September
Group Exhibition, Fringe of the Fringe Annual Exhibition, Claremont, CA, May
Group Exhibition, “Intersections, Art and Play,” The Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA, April
Group Exhibition, “Scale,” Laguna Gloria Museum, Austin, TX, January

1992
Solo Exhibition, “Roland Reiss: a 17 Year Survey,” Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, CA, November/December
Solo Exhibition, “Roland Reiss: a 17 Year Survey,” The Neuberger Museum of Art, State University of New York at Purchase, NY, July-September
Solo Exhibition, “Roland Reiss: The Lost Paintings,” The Art Works, Riverside, CA December
Group Exhibition, Fringe of the Fringe Annual Exhibition, Claremont, CA, May
Solo Exhibition, “Roland Reiss: a 17 Year Survey,” University of Arizona Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ, February/March
Group Exhibition, “Shelter,” Sherry Frumpkin Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Group Exhibition, “Santa Monica Art Bank Collection,” Santa Monica Museum of Art, CA

1991
Solo Exhibition, Roland Reiss: A 17 Year Survey, Los Angeles Municipal Gallery, Barnsdall Park, Los Angeles, CA, December
Group Exhibition, “Individual Realities,” Sezon Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan, May-June
Group Exhibition, “Individual Realities,” Tsukashin Hall, Osaka, Japan, June-July

1990
Solo Exhibition, “Heat,” Pasadena City College Art Gallery, Pasadena, CA, February
Group Exhibition, Idyllwild School of Music and the Arts Gallery, Idyllwild, CA, July
Group Exhibition, Claremont Colleges Art Faculty, DA Gallery, Pomona CA, September
Group Exhibition, “Crossing the Line: Word and Image in Art, 1960 – 1990,” Montgomery Gallery, Pomona College, Claremont, CA September-October

1989
Solo Exhibition, Purchase: Thrower, bronze arm, Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
Group Exhibition, Ace Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA, February
Group Exhibition, Madrone Gallery, San Pedro, CA, April
Group Exhibition, “Inside The L.A. Artist,” Boritzer-Gray Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, September
Group Exhibition, Idyllwild School of Music and the Arts Gallery, Idyllwild, CA, July

1988
Solo Exhibition, Ace Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA, November
Group Exhibition, “Lost and Found, Assemblage Art,” Shoshana Wayne Gallery in conjunction with James Corcoran Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, August
Group Exhibition, “Social Satire: A Commentary on Modern Times,” Saxon Lee Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, June
Group Exhibition, “Art in Los Angeles 1988, Profound Visions,” Ace Contemporary Exhibitions, May
Group Exhibition, Idyllwild School of Music and The Arts Gallery, Idyllwild, CA, July
Group Exhibition, “Portraits: Here’s Looking at You,” The Anchorage Museum of Art, Anchorage, AK, June
Four Person exhibition, Luis Newman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, May
Group Exhibition, “Small Scale Sculpture,” Merging One Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, February
Group Exhibition, “Relationships,” Hippodrome Gallery, Long Beach, CA, January

1987
Solo Exhibition, Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, CA, July
Solo Exhibition, “Ball Game,” Ace Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA, March
Solo Exhibition, Sierra Nevada Museum, Reno, NV, August
Solo Exhibition, Sculpture on loan, Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
Solo Exhibition, Sculpture on loan, The Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA
Group Exhibition, “Avant Garde in the ’80s,” Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA, May-July
Group Exhibition, “Intimate Environments,” McIntosh/Drysdale Gallery, Washington, DC, November
Group Exhibition, “Contemporary Southern California Art,” Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Barnsdall Park, CA, July
Group Exhibition, “Personal Iconography,” Security Pacific National Bank, Gallery at the Plaza, September
Group Exhibition, “Contemporary Work in Wood,” The Muckenthaler Museum, Fullerton, CA, September
Group Exhibition, Idyllwild School of Music and The Arts Gallery, Idyllwild, CA, July
Group Exhibition, Collaborative Gallery, San Jose State, San Jose, CA, July
Group Exhibition, “Contemporary California,” Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taiwan, March
Group Exhibition, “Contemporary1 Bronze,” California State College, San Bernardino, CA, January
Group Exhibition, “California Figurative Sculpture,” Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, CA, January
Group Exhibition, “Art in Los Angeles,” Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, January

1986
Solo Exhibition, Flow Ace Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, March
Solo Exhibition, “Roland Reiss,” Mount San Antonio College, Walnut, CA, March
Group Exhibition, “Through the Eyes of an Artist,” Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA, November Group Exhibition, “Transcending Confines,” Matrix Gallery, Sacramento, CA, July
Group Exhibition, “Interior: The Home/Exterior: The Landscape,” Wita Gardiner Gallery, San Diego, CA, November
Group Exhibition, “Fictional L. A.” Art Space Gallery, San Francisco, CA, July
Group Exhibition, “Personal Environments,” Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, NM, February

1985
Group Exhibition, “Boxes,” Museo Tamayo, Mexico City, July – September
Group Exhibition, “California Paintings and Sculpture,” collection of the Capitol Group, Inc. Security Pacific National Bank Gallery at the Plaza, September
Group Exhibition, “Artists Look at Architecture,” Transamerica Corporation, San Francisco, CA, May
Group Exhibition, “L.A. Artists’ Lofts/The Firestone Building,” Chaffey College, Rex Wignal Gallery, Alta Loma, CA, March
Group Exhibition, “Anxious Interiors,” Munson-Williams, Proctor Institute, Utica, NY, March
Group Exhibition, “Desert Collections,” Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, CA, February
Group Exhibition, “Adult Fairy Tales,” Elaine Horwitch Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ, January
Group Exhibition, “Anxious Interiors,” University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, January

1984
Four Person Exhibition, “Four Sculptors From The West: Reiss, Therrien, Bell, Dill,” Flow Ace Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, June
Group Exhibition, “Art of The States: American Work After the Sixties,” Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA, June
Group Exhibition, “Currents,” Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA, November-January
Group Exhibition, “A Broad Spectrum: Los Angeles Contemporary Painters & Sculptors,” The Design Center of Los Angeles, CA, June-August
Group Exhibition, “The Urban Landscape,” One Market Plaza, San Francisco, CA, May
Group Exhibition, “Return of the Narrative,” Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, CA, April
Group Exhibition, “Toys by Artists,” Simard Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, December
Group Exhibition, “Crime and Punishment,” Triton Museum of Contemporary Art, Santa Clara, CA, February-April
Group Exhibition, “Anxious Interiors,” Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA, January
Group Exhibition, “California Sculptural Directions, 1984,” Maple Gallery, San Diego, CA, January-February
Group Exhibition, “Anxious Interiors,” Visual Arts Gallery, Florida International University, Miami, FL, November
Group Exhibition, “Anxious Interiors,” Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff, Alberta, Canada, October
Group Exhibition, “Anxious Interiors,” Visual Arts Center of Alaska, Anchorage, AK, July
Group Exhibition, “Anxious Interiors,” Alaska State Museum, Juneau, AK, April-May
Group Exhibition, “Anxious Interiors,” Alaska Association for the Arts, Fairbanks, AK, April

1983
Solo Exhibition, “Adult Fairy Tales,” Flow Ace Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, April
Group Exhibition, “The House That Art Built,” California State University, Fullerton, April
Group Exhibition, “Cultural Excavations: Recent and Distant,” Japanese American Cultural and Community Center, Los Angeles, CA, September-October
Group Exhibition, “Day In – Day Out,” Freedman Gallery, Albright College, Redding, PA, March-April
Group Exhibition, “Construction,” Connector Gallery, San Francisco International Airport, San Franciso, CA March Group Exhibition, “L. A. Seen,” University of California, Wight Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, January

1982
Group Exhibition, “Documenta 7,” Kassel, Germany, June-September
Group Exhibition, “Imaginative Sculpture,” Security Pacific National Bank Gallery at the Plaza, Los Angeles, CA July-August
Group Exhibition, “Microcosms From California,” Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA, April
Group Exhibition, “100 Years of California Sculpture,” The Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA. August- October
Group Exhibition, “20 American Artists: Sculpture, 1982,” San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA July-September

1981
Solo Exhibition, Pittsburgh Art Center, Pittsburgh, PA January Solo Exhibition, “The Castle of Perseverance,” Installation, Palomar College, San Marcos, CA, December
Solo Exhibiton, “The Intimate Object,” Flow Ace Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, November
Group Exhibition, “The Museum as Site, 16 Projects,” Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA, July-September
Group Exhibition, “Humor in Art,” Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA, July
Group Exhibition, “Small Scale Sculpture,” Sonoma State College, CA September,

1980
Solo Exhibition, Flow Ace Gallery, Venice, CA, February
Solo Exhibition, Ace Gallery, Vancouver, B.C., November
Group Exhibition, “Sculpture in California, 1975 – 80,” San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA, May
Group Exhibition, “Architectural Sculpture,” Mount Saint Mary’s College, Los Angeles, CA, September
Group Exhibition, “Tableaux,” Middendorf-Lane Gallery, Washington, DC June-September
Group Exhibition, “Architectural Sculpture,” Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA September Group Exhibition, “Small Scale Sculpture,” Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Barnsdall Park, Los Angeles, CA, June

Selected Exhibitions: 1979
Group Exhibition, “Directions,” Hirshhorn Museum, Washington, DC June-September
Group Exhibition, “Los Angeles in the Seventies,” Norton Gallery, West Palm Beach, FL, January
Group Exhibition, “Visual Musical Permutations,” University of California, Irvine, CA, October

Selected Exhibitions: 1978
Solo Exhibition, South Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Canada October
Solo Exhibition, Calgary Museum, Alberta, Canada September
Group Exhibition, “Miniature Narratives,” University of California, San Diego, CA November
Group Exhibition, “Rooms, Moments Remembered,” Newport Harbor Museum, Newport Beach, CA, December

Selected Exhibitions: 1977
Solo Exhibition, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA May-June
Solo Exhibition, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA May
Group Exhibition, “Painting and Sculpture in California: The Modern Era,” National Museum of American Art, Washington, DC May
Group Exhibition, “Los Angeles in the Seventies,” Fort Worth Art Museum, Fort Worth, TX October
Group Exhibition, “Interplay,” Janus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA July
Group Exhibition, “Photographs by Southern California Painters and Sculptors,” University of California, Santa Cruz, CA
Group Exhibition, “Miniature,” California State University, Los Angeles, CA October
Group Exhibition, “Private Images: Photographs by Sculptors,” Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA December

Selected Exhibitions: 1976
Group Exhibition, “Painting and Sculpture in California: The Modern Era,” San Francisco Museum of Modern Art The Smithsonian Institution
Group Exhibition, “Imagination,” Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
Group Exhibition, “Drawings,” Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
Group Exhibition, “Attitudes,” California State University, Los Angeles, CA

Selected Exhibitions: 1975
Group Exhibition, Whitney Museum Biennial Exhibition, New York, NY
Group Exhibition, “Masterworks in Wood,” Portland Museum, Portland, OR
Group Exhibition, “Private Spaces,” University of California, Santa Barbara, CA

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS PRIOR TO 1975
Solo Exhibition, Retrospective exhibition, Denver Center, University of Colorado, CO, 1971
Solo Exhibition, Southwest Missouri State College, MI, 1970
Solo Exhibition, paintings, University of Kentucky, 1969
Solo Exhibition, paintings, Amarillo College, TX, 1968
Group Exhibition, “Three Dimensional Word Works,” San Jose State University, CA, 1974
Group Exhibition, “American Drawing,” Eastern Washington State College, WA, 1974
Group Exhibition, “Last Plastics Show,” California Institute of The Arts, Valencia, CA, 1974
Group Exhibition, “American Painting,” Kyoto National Museum, Kyoto, Japan 1966
Group Exhibition, “Fantastic Art,” Fort Worth Art Museum, Fort Worth, TX 1966
Group Exhibition, Selected painters, Mulvane Art Center and Washburn University, Topeka, KA, 1965
Group Exhibition, 82nd Annual Painting Exhibition, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA 1963 Group Exhibition, Mid-America Annual Exhibition, Nelson-Atkins Museum, Kansas City, MO 1962
Group Exhibition, Los Angeles County Museum Annual Painting Exhibition, Los Angeles, CA 1961

SELECTED COLLECTIONS
Robert Fullerton Art Museum, California State University, San Bernardino, CA 1998
The Capital Group Foundation, Los Angeles, CA 1997
The Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA
Pomona College, Claremont, CA 2001
Claremont Gradute University, Claremont, CA 1990
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, CO
Joyce Wisdom Collection, painting 1997
California State University San Bernardino, painting 1997
The Riverside Art Museum, Sculpture 1997
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach, CA
University of Arizona Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, CA
Santa Monica Museum of Art, CA
University of Colorado, CO
Sally & Bill Hurt, Pasadena, CA 2003
Billie & John Maguire, Claremont, CA 2001
Mr. & Mrs. Steadman Upham, Claremont, CA 2005
Jean Milant, Los Angeles, CA
Barry and Gail Berkus, Santa Barbara, CA
Norman Lear, Los Angeles, CA
Maurice Tuchman, Los Angeles, CA
Myman, Abell, Fineman & Greenspan, Los Angeles, CA
Ruth and Jacob Bloom, Los Angeles, CA
Peter and Ellie Blankfort Clothier, Los Angeles, CA
Laura Gard Newhouse, Long Beach, CA
Mark and Jane Nathanson, Pasadena, CA
Marcia and Richard Schulman, Los Angeles, CA
Elaine Horwitch, Scottsdale, AZ
Joan and Fred Nicholas, Beverly Hills, CA
Mr. and Mrs. Eli Luria, Santa Barbara, CA
Mandy and Cliff Einstein, Los Angeles, CA

AUCTIONS
Venice Art Walk, April 2007
Armory Center for the Arts, “Off the Wall,”, March 2007
Pasadena Art Alliance, 13th Biennial Auction, October 2006
Venice Art Walk, April 2006
Riverside Art Museum, August 2005
Venice Art Walk, May 2005
Pasadena Art Alliance, May 2005
Centre Theatre Group, May 2005
Webb School, April 2005
The Huntington Beach Art Center, March 2005
Armory Center for the Arts, February 2005
Venice Art Walk, May 2004
Square Blue Gallery, September 2004
LA Artcore September, 2004
4th Annual Huntington Beach Art Center, May 2004
12th Biennial Pasadena Art Alliance, April 2004
Venice Art Walk, May 2003
3rd Annual Huntington Beach Art Center, May 2003
Laguna Beach Art Museum, October 2003
Venice Art Walk, May 2002
2nd Annual Huntington Beach Art Center, May 2002
11th Biennial Pasadena Art Alliance, May 2002
Center Theatre Group Affiliates, May 2001
Laguna Art Museum, September 2001
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles 2000
Art Source, 2000
Gallery 825, May 2000
Laguna Art Museum, September 2000
Pasadena Art Alliance, 2000
Artscape, May 2000
Venice Art Walk, May 2000
Pasadena Art Alliance Auction, May 2000
California Art Education Association, September 1999
Angels Night, Center Theatre Group Affiliates, May 1999
Venice Art Walk, May 1999
Laguna Art Museum, August 1999
Brewery Open Studios, October 1999
Brewery Open Studios, April 1999
MOCA 8th Bienneal Art Auction, June 1998
Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, “Chair 2”, June 1998
American Diabetes Association Art Auction, October 1998
El Nido Art Auction, February 1998
Laguna Art Museum 16th Annual Art Auction, October 1998
Downtown Arts Development Association, Beverly Plaza, August 1998
Venice Art Walk Auction, May 1998
Downtown Arts Development Association, California Plaza, October 1998
Venice Arts Fair, Public School Arts, November 1998
Out Auction, March 1997
Artists for Hayden, March 1997
Fringe of the Fringe 9th Annual Art Auction, Claremont, 1997
Los Feliz Jewish Community Center, 1997
“Hold It,” Los Angeles County Museum of Art, March 1996
Fringe of the Fringe 8th Annual Art Auction, Claremont 1996
Rainforest Benefit, Los Angeles, CA, 1995
Out Auction, The Center, Los Angeles, CA, 1995
Venice Art Walk, Venice Free Clinic, CA, 1995
Fringe of the Fringe 7th Annual Art Auction, Claremont, 1995
Fellows of Contemporary Art, November 1995
“Angels Night,” Music Center/Theater Group, June 1995
Museum of Contemporary Art , Los Angeles March 1994
Venice Art Walk, Venice Free Clinic, CA, 1994
Fringe of the Fringe 6th Annual Art Auction, Claremont 1994
The World of Cups, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA, 1994
Side Street Projects, Santa Monica, CA, 1994
Center for the Vulnerable Child, LA County and USC Medical Center, 1994
Venice Art Walk, Venice Free Clinic, CA, 1993
“California Dreamin” United Hostess Charities, Los Angeles, CA, October 1993
Fringe of the Fringe 5th Annual Art Auction, Claremont, 1993
Venice Art Walk, Venice Free Clinic, CA, 1992

LECTURES AND JURIES
2006
Lecture: Fullerton College, Fullerton, CA, November
Program Reviewer: Department of Fine Arts, Otis Colelge of Art and Design, Sept.
Lecture: “Paintings Edge,” Idyllwild Arts, Idyllwild, CA, July

2005
Lecture and Visiting Artist: California State University at Stanislaus
Lecture: Claremont Graduate University, November
Lecture: Introduction of Peter Clother, L.A. Artcore Lifetime Acheivement Award, September
Juror: Los Angeles County Fair Contemporary Fine Arts Competition, July
Studio Visit: Alberta College of Art, Calgary, Canada, July
Interview: Hong Kong Television, July
Director: “Paintings Edge”, Idyllwild Arts, June/July
Lecture: “Art Forum”, Santa Ana College, Santa Ana, CA, April

2004
Lecture and Visiting Artist: Alberta College of Art and Design, October
Lecture and Visiting Artist: California State University at Long Beach, CA
The Hans Burkhardt Lecture and Visiting Artist, California State University Northridge
Juror: Graduate Student Exhibition, California State University at Long Beach, CA
Director: “Paintings Edge,” Advanced Painting Workshop at Idyllwild Arts Summer Program, June-July
Member: Board of Directors, Gallery 825

2003
Juror/Lecture, Long Beach Arts, 2003, Open National Exhibition October/November
Lecture: “Two Abstract,” Scripps College Fine Arts Foundation, Claremont, CA, October
Lecture: “Professional Practice,” California Institute of the Arts, October
“Paintings Edge,” Idyllwild Arts, Idyllwild, CA, June/July
“Lecture on Painting,” Women Painters of the West, Los Angeles, CA, February
Lecture: Huntington Beach Art Center, “Roland Reiss Recent Painting and Sculpture“, March

2002
“Lecture on Painting,” Idyllwild Arts, Idyllwild, CA, June/July
Visiting Artist, Southwest Texas State University, San Marcos, TX, April
Juror: “All Media Exhibition,” Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA, April/June

2001
Lecture: “Issues in Abstraction,” Humanities Lecture Series, Claremont Graduate University, January
Lecture: Huntington Beach Art Center, “Roland Reiss Recent Painting and Sculpture“ March
Lecture: “On the Exhibition,” Gallery 57 Underground, Pomona, CA, December
Lecture: Huntington Beach Art Center, Huntington Beach, CA, March
Lecture: “In the Humanities,” Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA, January
Lecture: Church of the Arts “Sympathy for the Devil,” Los Angeles, CA, January
Juror: Gallery 57 Underground National Juried Exhibition, Pomona, CA, December
Juror: Angels Gate Cultural Center, Juried Exhibition, San Pedro, CA, April
Juror: Irvine Fine Arts Center, “Art As A Puzzle”, April

2000
Lecture: Antelope Valley College, “The Artist/Professor Conundrum,”, February
Lectures: Fullerton College, “Finding your own voice,” “Painting today,” “Color in Painting,” ”Painting Materials and techniques,”Sculpture today,” “Preparing to be a professional Artist,” “Roland Reiss, Painting and Sculpture”
Lecture: Antelope Valley College, March
Lecture: “Selling your Soul,” Church of Art, Los Angeles, CA, August
Lecture: East China Normal University, Shanghai, China, July
Lecture: Santa Monica College, March

1999
Member: Otis College of Art and Design Fundamentals Review Team, January
Member: Otis College of Art and Design Upperdivision Review Team, May
Jury: Pasadena College Sculpture Committee, April–September
Member: Board of Directors Gallery 825
Member: Board of Directors Downtown Art Development Association
Lecture: University of Idaho Studio Tour May
Lecture: Barnard College Studio Tour, April
Lecture: Antelope Valley College, April
Lecture: Center Theatre Group Affiliates, May
Lecture: Psychoanalytic Association of Los Angeles, May

1998
Jury: Los Angeles Printmaking Society, “Membership Annual Exhibition, August
Jury: Site Gallery “Rockies to the Pacific,” National Competitive Show, August
Lecture: “My Recent Paintings,” The University of La Verne, CA, September
Lecture: “Painting and Works on Paper from CGU,” Shasta College, Redding, CA, February
Lecture: “Vehicles, Transcending the Millennium,” Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA, June
Studio Visit: Phoenix Art Museum Contemporary Forum, Phoenix, AZ, March
Visiting Instructor: California State University Summer Arts Program, “Painting and Beyond”, June
Visiting Instructor: Arts Winterfest, California State University, Bakersfield, CA, January

1997
Lecture: Art Winterfest, Cal State Bakersfield, December
Lecture: Rio Hondo College, April
Lecture: California State University at San Bernardino, February
Juror: Texas Christian University, Competitive Exhibition
Juror: LA Artcore Competitive Exhibition
Juror: Coagula Magazine Annual Competitive Art Show, October
Member: Pasadena City College Sculpture Advisory Committee
Member: Idyllwild School of the Arts Curriculum Advisory Committee
Member: Downtown Artists Development Association advisory Committee
National Council of Art Administrators, Annual Meeting, Santa Fe, NM, November
Interviews: for Smithsonian Archives with Paul Karlstrom

1996
Visiting Artist: Pennsylvania State University, October
Lecture: Chapman University, Los Angeles, CA, November
Lecture: The Pasadena Art Alliance, October
Lecture: LA Artcore Center, Los Angeles, October
Lecture: Pitzer College, August
Member: Pasadena City College Sculpture Advisory Committee
Visiting Instructor: California State University Summer Arts Program, Long Beach, CA, July
Panel: Chaffey College, April
Lecture: Mt. San Antonio College, March
Member: Downtown Artists Development Association Advisory Committee
Lecture: Loyola Marymount College, Los Angeles, CA, March
Juror: San Diego Art Institute Mid Winter Awards Show, January
Member: Art Advisory Committee, Visions Magazine

1995
Lecture: California State University, Los Angeles, CA, February
Lecture: California State University at Chico, Chico, CA, April
Member: Pasadena City College Sculpture Advisory Committee
Jury: Student Exhibition, Chico State University, Chico, CA, April
Panel: President’s Forum, Claremont Graduate School, CA May
Member: Downtown Artists Development Association Advisory Committee
Lecture: University Club, Claremont, September
Juror: Arroyo Secco Arts Collective Annual Open Exhibition, September
Visiting Instructor: “Painting and Beyond,” CSU Summer Arts Program, Humbolt, CA, July

STUDIO VISITS
Newport Harbor Museum, January
Palm Springs Desert Museum, February
Pitzer College Toschi Italian Students Program, July

1994
Visiting Instructor: University of New Mexico, November
Panelist: “Beyond Borders,” Network, Conference of Performing and Visual Arts, San Diego, CA, March
Panelist: Net Work of Performing and Visual Schools, Conference organized: Idyllwild Arts Foundation, San Diego, CA, March
Member: Pasadena City College Sculpture Advisory Committee
Member: Downtown Artists Development Association Advisory Committee
Juror: K.A.F.A Award for the Visual Arts for the Korean Arts Foundation of America with Howard Fox and Noel Korten, May
Visiting Instructor: “Painting,” Sierra Nevada College, Summer

1993
Lecture: Kitchen Table, Panel Member, Los Angeles Art Fair, Convention Center, LA, December
Lecture: Whittier College, Whittier, CA, November
Lecture: Korean Fine Arts Foundation, Pasadena, CA, October
Visiting Instructor: CSU Summer Arts Program, Humbolt, CA, June
Lecture: Alumni College, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA, June
Lecture: Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA, May
Lecture: Art Theory and Studio Art Education: Getty Museum, January
Lecture: San Bernardino Museum of Art, August

1992
Commission Jury: University of Wyoming Museum of Art, Laramie, WY, December
Visiting Instructor: Painting and Beyond, CSU Summer Arts, Humbolt, CA, July
Lecture: Neuberger Museum of Art, State University of New York, Purchase, June
Lecture: Universtiy of Arizona Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ, April
Juror: Korean Fine Arts Foundation, May

1991
Visiting Instructor: Painting and Beyond, CSU Summer Arts, two week workshop, Humbolt, CA, July
Visiting Instructor: One week workshop, ISOMATA, Idyllwild, CA, July
Lecture: Young Professionals Program, Claremont Graduate School, Claremont CA, June
Lecture: Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX, April
Lecture: University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, March

1990
Lecture: University of Wyoming, Laramie, March
Lecture: Brigham Young University, Salt Lake City, UT April
Visiting Instructor: One week workshop, ISOMATA, Idyllwild, CA July
Visiting Instructor: Painting and Beyond, CSU Summer Arts, two week workshop, Humbolt CA, July
Lecture: Teaching Contemporary Visual Artists, Cypress College, Cypress, CA August

1989
Lecture: MOCA, contemporary art study group, February
Lecture: California State University, Northridge, March
Lecture: CAEA, keynote address, ISOMATA, Idyllwild, CA, March
Visiting Instructor: One week workshop, ISOMATA, Idyllwild, CA, July
Visiting Instructor: California State University, Humboldt, CA, July

1988
Visiting Instructor: One week workshop, ISOMATA, Idyllwild, CA, July
Jury: Annual student show, Sonoma State University, April
Lecture: University of Montana, Missoula, May
Lecture: National Art Education Association, annual meeting, April
Lecture: California State Polytechnic Institute, Pomona, April
Lecture: California State University, Los Angeles, March

1987
Visiting Instructor: One week workshop, ISOMATA, Idyllwild, CA, July
Lecture: Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, July
Lecture: California State University, San Jose, June
Lecture: Sierra Nevada Museum, Reno, NV, May
Visiting Instructor: One week workshop, The Banff Center, Alberta, Canada, May
Lecture: University of California, Santa Barbara, April
Panel: Confronting the Figurative in Sculpture, Palm Springs Desert Museum, January

1986
Visiting Instructor: One week workshop, ISOMATA, Idyllwild, CA, July
Lecture: California State University, San Bernardino, April
Lecture: Advanced Management Program, Claremont Graduate School, April
Jury: “The Figure in Painting and Sculpture,” Muckenthaler Museum, Fullerton, CA September
Panel: “The Corporation as Collector: a symbiosis of art and business,” Claremont Graduate University, October
Panel: “Education of the Artist in Clay,” NCECA annual conference, San Antonio, TX, March

1985
Jury: Riverside Art Museum, “Emerging Artists, 1986,” Riverside, CA
Jury: Laguna Beach College of Art, Laguna Beach, CA
Lecture: Ramapo College, Ramapo, New Jersey
Lecture: State University of New Jersey, Rutgers
Lecture: Roy Boyd Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Lecture: Elaine Horwitch Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Lecture: Sierra Nevada College, Reno, NV
Lecture: University of Montana, Bozeman, MT
Lecture: College Art Association, “Teaching the figurative in Sculpture,” Otis Art Institute, Parsons School, Los Angeles, CA
Lecture: Chino Institute for Men, Chino, CA
Studio Visit: UCLA, Collectors Class

1984
Panel: Regional Conference on the Humanities and Careers in Business: Los Angeles; Boston; Chicago, May
Panel: Narrative Sculpture Symposium, Palm Springs Desert Museum, June
Lecture: Santa Barbara Museum Lecture Series: “The Adult Fairy Tales”
Lecture: Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL
Lecture: Saddleback College South, Mission Viejo, CA
Lecture: Colorado College, Colorado Springs
Panel: “Anxious Interiors,” moderated by Elaine Dines, Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
Media: “On Campus,” KCET, Los Angeles, CA
Lecture: Pennsylvania State University, May
Lecture: University of Texas at Arlington, April

1983
Lecture: Southwestern State University, San Marcos, TX, September
Lecture: Santa Ana College, Santa Ana, CA, April
Lecture: California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, October
Panel: UCLA Art Collector’ Workshop, Los Angeles, CA, February
Panel: Art News Art Dealers and Collectors Conference, “California Artists: Living, Working and Surviving in the Sun”, March
Panel: Organizations and Alternative Spaces, National Endowment for the Arts, Washington, DC, November
Panel: “What’s Happening in Contemporary Art?” Scripps College, Claremont, CA, April
Juror: “Works on Paper,” San Marcos, TX, November

1982
Lecture: “New Age Stonework,” Los Angeles County Museum
Lecture: Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara
Lecture: “On Jurying Works of Art,” San Diego Museum of Art
Lecture: Texas Sculpture Symposium, Southwestern State University, San Marcos, TX
Panel: “Art and Politics,” President’s Colloquium with Robert Penn Warren, Maya Angelou, and Shirley Hutstedler, Claremont Graduate School, Claremont, CA
Panel: Galleries and Museums, Committee for the Arts, Beverly Hills Bar Association, Visual Artist’s Symposium, USC
Panel: Moderator, Twelfth International Sculpture Conference, “Small Scale Sculpture,” Oakland, CA
Review Team: Member outside review team, Fine Arts Department, University of New Mexico
Lecture: Art Center College of Design, 1981
Media: Joyce Cutler Shaw, Video interviews with Artists, 1981
Jury: San Diego Museum of Art, 1981
Jury: Bicentennial exhibition, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, 1981

ARTICLES
Los Angeles Times, Calendar Weekend, “Ever the Unconventional”, Christopher Miles, September 15, 2005
L.A Weekly, “Go, Wive Husbands”, Peter Frank, July 29, 2005
Kiplingers, “Art Smart”, p. 107, Jane Bennett Clark, March 2005
The Atlanta Journal – Constitution, “Extra Sensory Pleasures Step Just Outside Box,” Jerry Cullum, Aug. 29, 2004
Idyllwild Town Crier, p. 31, photo of Roland Reiss and Peter Frank, Darla Priest, July 8, 2004
Mail Tribune, Ashland, Oregon, “A Stage for Art,” Bill Varble, July 4, 2004
San Francisco Chronicle, “Roland Reiss at Toomey-Tourell,” Ken Baker, November 23, 2003
Claremont Courier, “Abstract Painters Discuss Art, Their Collaboration,” Sarah Torribio-Bond, October 8, 2003
Art Scene, “Roland Reiss,” Margarita Nieto, April 8, 2003
Modern Painters, “Art Angelenos”, Mat Gleason, Spring 2003
Claremont Courier, “Explaining the Nature of Abstraction,” Naomi Kresge, May 11, 2002
LA Weekly, Pick of the Week, “Materials and Meaning,” Peter Frank, January 25, 2002
La Weekly, Art Pick of the Week, “Six LA Painters,” Peter Frank, September 28 – October 24, 2001
Artweek, “Off Main,” Sheila Lynch, September 2001
Art Issues: “Roland Reiss,” Carmine Iannaccone, No. 68, Summer 2001
New York Arts Magazine Features, “Two Californians: Richard Duning, Roland Reiss,” James Scarborough,
June 29, 2001
Press Telegram, San Pedro, “Using Skin As A Metaphor,” Shirley Gottlieb, June 29, 2001
LA Weekly, Pick of the Week, “Mel Bochner Abstraction, Horror Vacuui, Peter Frank,” March 3 – 9, 2001
Los Angeles Times Orange County, “Light and Bright with Bite,” Kinney Littlefield, March 2001
Claremont Courier, “Reiss Recalls His Life in Art,” Jennifer Prediger, February 10, 2001
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, “The Artist’s Artist,” Susan McCormack, January 13, 2001
Inland Daily Bullitin, Arts Section, “The Artist’ Artist,” Susan McCormack, January 13, 2001
Art Scene, Vol 20 No. 5, “Gazing Deep: Paintings new Surface Space, Suvan Geer, January 2001
Los Angeles Times Art Reviews, “Pushing Paint: Luminous,” David Pagel, July 28, 2000
Art Line, Gallery 825, summer edition, Midge Lynn, July 2000
Artweek, Vol. 31, “Roland Reiss at Fullerton College Art Gallery,” George Tapley, May 2000
San Francisco Chronicle Saturday, “Reiss’ Acrylics Look to the Future,” Ken Baker, October 9, 1999
San Diego Daily Transcript, “LA Painters Have No Art For Imitation,” Gilda Mullette, January 23, 1998
ArtWeek, “A conversation with Roland Reiss,” Sheila Lynch, March 1997
Coagula Art Journal, “Roland Reiss, New Paintings at Artcore,” David Dimichele, issue #25, January 1997
LA Weekly: Pick of the Week, February 1995
Prism, Arts of Pan Pacific, “Four+Four Pacific-Pacific,” Peter Frank, Winter 1995
ArtWeek, “A Conversation with Roland Reiss,” David DiMichele, May 1994
Alaska Airlines Magazine, “Head Over Heels, December 1992
The Press Enterprise, “The Yin and Yang of Reiss,” Devorah L. Knaff, November 22, 1992
The Press Enterprise, “Spin Your Art Narratives in Two Exhibits of Abstracts.” Devorah L. Knaff, November 12, 1992
Art Scene, Vol. 12, No. 3, “Roland Reiss,” David French, November 1992
Visions Art Quarterly, “Time is of the Essence, The Chronometry of Narrative Space,” Suvan Geer, Summer 1992
Los Angeles Times Calendar Section, “A Double Dip of 20th Century Anxiety,” William Wilson, November 29, 1991
Art Scene, “Roland Reiss,” Marge Bulmer, November 1991
Los Angeles Times Calendar Section, “The Word’s The Thing at Pomona,” William Wilson, September 5, 1990
Visions, “Avant Garde in the Eighties?” Sandy Ballatore, Fall 1987
Los Angeles Times, Sunday Calendar Section, “Avant Garde at the County,” William Wilson, May 23, 1987
San Francisco Chronicle, “Sculptor Reiss Is Playful in His ‘Ball Game,’” Kenneth Baker, August 20, 1987
ARTnews, “Los Angeles Reviews: Roland Reiss at Flow Ace,” Merle Schipper, Summer 1986
ArtWeek, “Contemporary Narratives,” W. Torphy, August 9, 1986
Shield and Diamond, , “Beyond the Quick Fix,” Ralph H. Kilman, December 1985
Psychology Today, “Corporate Culture,” Ralph H. Kilman, April 1985
Connections, Vol. I, Number I, “Creative Stewardship: extending the Horizons of Corporate Art Collecting,” Robert Egelston
ArtWeek, “A Functional, Nonfunctional Overload,” Linda Bellon, October 13, 1984
Los Angeles Times, “High Anxiety at The Laguna Beach Museum,” Suzanne Muchnic , January 18, 1984
The Register, Orange County, “Twenty-eight Artists,” Linda Yuskaitis, January 17, 1984
San Diego Magazine, “Larger than Life,” Elsie Miller, February 1984
The Daily News, “Fairy Tales are True,” Tricia Crane, April 29, 1983
ArtWeek, “Tales of the Corporate World,” Ruth Weisberg, May 14, 1983
London Times, “The Jokers who are having fun with Modern Art,” Marina Vaizey, June 27, 1982
das kunstwerk, “Phantasie aus dem Lamde Liliput,” Peter Winter, August 1982
Los Angeles Times Calendar Section, “Sculpture: California Dreaming,” William Wilson, August 19, 1982
Los Angeles Times Calendar Section, “Sculptors Having it Both Ways,” William Wilson, August 22, 1982
das kunstwerk, “Ick Macke eine Oper Mit Kunsterwerken,” June 1982
Dreamworks, “New World Stone Work – Los Angeles Basin Culture Figures,” Roland Reiss, Spring 1982
Images and Issues, “Forums in Space,” Pamela Hammond, November/December 1982
The San Diego Union, “Artist Plays with Morality,” Isabelle Wasserman, December 29, 1981
The San Diego Reader,” Tiny Tableaux,” Amy Chu, , December 10, 1981
San Diego Magazine, “Roland’s Room,” December 1981
ArtWeek, “Los Angeles Survey: Oversight and Overreach,” Joan Hugo, September 26, 1981
Art in America, “Roland Reiss at Ace,” Sandy Ballatore, October 1980
Los Angeles Times Part VI, “Thinking Big in Little,” William Wilson, February 8, 1980
ArtWeek, “Theaters of Vision,” Merle Shipper, February 16, 1980
Los Angeles Times Part VI, “Roland Reiss Exhibit at Ace,” William Wilson, February 8, 1980
Visual Dialogue, “Roland Reiss in Conversation with Merle Shipper,” April/June 1979
ARTnews, “Crawling Like Alice Down the Rabbit Hole,” Melinda Wortz, January 1979
ArtWeek, “Intensification Through Diminution,” Ida K. Rigby, December 2, 1978
The San Diego Reader, Vol. 7, Number 44, “Micro Sculpture,” Elizabeth Goheen, November 9, 1978
Art Forum, “Thirteen Sculptors, at the Freidus Gallery,” Stuart Greenspan, October 1978
Calgary Herald, “Visual Arts,” Nancy Tousley, September 7, 1978
The Dumb Ox, “An Interview with Roland Reiss,” Louise Lewis, 1978
The Daily Record, San Marcos Texas, March 29, 1978
ARTnews, “Do California Artists Have More Fun?” Gordon Hazelitt, February 1978
ARTnews, “Dallas/Fort Worth/Los Angeles in the Seventies,” Janet Kutner, December 1977
Los Angeles Times Calendar Section, “Life in Venice,” Barbara Isenberg, October 30, 1977
ArtWeek, “Contemporary Miniatures,” Ruth Askey, October 22, 1977
ArtWeek, “Tableaux on the Dance of Life,” Melinda Wortz, June 18, 1977
Los Angeles Times Part II, “Artists’ Views on World in Miniature,” November 31, 1977
Santa Monica Evening Outlook, “12 Sculptures Reflect Adventure and Discovery,” Barry Brennan, June 4, 1977
Art Forum, “Magic of the Possible,” Peter Clothier, April 1977
New West Magazine, “Branch Office Art: is L.A. an Outpost?” August 15, 1977
Los Angeles Times Calendar Section, “Soft-Core Tableaux From a New Kid,” William Wilson, June 5, 1977,

PUBLICATIONS AND CATALOGUES
Art Forum, Santa Ana College Art Dept. Quarterly, Vol. 25, No. 2, 2005
“100 Artists See Satan,” catalogue, California State University at Fullerton Gallery, 2004, Mike McGee
“Painting, Politics and Cold War Culture,” University of North Carolina Press, 2002, Donna Binkiewicz
Art Inquiry, Interview with Molly Barnes, Channel 43 & 47, 2002
Roland Reiss: “Recent Painting and Sculpture,” catalogue for Claremont Graduate University and Huntington Beach
Art Center, 2001. Essays by Shirley Kaneda, Christopher Miles and Jeanne Willette
“Dal Campo D’Osservacione,” Gubbio, Italy, June 1996, Secundo Sannipoli, John O’Brien
“Between Reality and Abstraction,: The Hillcrest Foundation, Los Angeles, CA. 1995
“Roland Reiss: Paintings: 1994/95,” catalogue for exhibition at The Fine Art Gallery, California State University, Los Angeles. Essay by David Pagel, 1995
“Maps,” Palm Springs Desert Museum, 1993
Visiting Artist Program; 20th Anniversary Exhibition, University of Colorado at Boulder, Jan 1992, Gene Matthews
“Roland Reiss: A Seventeen Year Survey,” catalogue edited by Betty Ann Brown with essays by Betty Ann Brown, Merle Schipper, Buzz Spector, Richard Smith and Robert Davidoff. Sponsored by grants from the Fellows of Contemporary Art and the Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, 1991-92
“Individual Realities in the California Art Scene,” Josine Starrels, The Sezon Museum of Art, 1991
“Crossing the Line: Word and Image in art, 1960-1990,” catalogue, Mary Davis MacNaughton, 1990
“Lost and Found in California, Four Decades of Assemblage Art,” Sandra Leonard Starr, 1988
“Inside L.A. Artists,” Gibbs Publishing, Marva Marrow, 1988
“Contemporary Southern California Art,” Taipei Fine Arts Museum, catalogue, Ying Ying Lai, 1987
“California Figurative Sculpture,” Palm Springs Desert Museum, catalogue, Katherine Hough, 1987
“California Painting and Sculpture from the Collection of The Capital Group,” Security Pacific National Bank, catalogue, Tressa Ruslander Miller, 1985
“Anxious Interiors,” catalogue, Laguna Art Museum, Elaine Dine, 1984
“The House That Art Built,” Fullerton Press, California State College, Dextra Frankel, 1983
“documenta 7,” catalogue volumes 2, Verlag und Gesamtherstellung: Kassel, Germany, 1982
“20 American Artists: Sculpture 1982,” San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, George W. Neubert, 1982
“100 Years of California Sculpture,” The Oakland Museum, Christina Orr-Cahall, 1982
Roland Reiss, Psychosocial Environments,” Santa Barbara Museum of Art, William Spurlock, 1981
“The Museum as Site: Sixteen Projects,” Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Stephanie Barron, 1981
“Directions,” catalogue, The Hirshhorn Museum, Howard Fox, 1979
“Rooms, Moments Remembered,” catalogue, Newport Harbor Art Museum, Betty Turnbull, 1978
“Painting and Sculpture in California, The Modern Era,” San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Henry Hopkins, 1977
“Photographs by Southern California Painters and Sculptors,” College of Creative Studies Gallery, University of California at Santa Barbara, David Trowbridge, 1977
“Roland Reiss, The Dancing Lessons: 12 Sculptures,” Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Stephanie Barron, 1977
“Miniature,” Fine Arts Gallery, California State University at Los Angeles, Sandy Ballatore, 1977
“Los Angeles in the Seventies,” The Fort Worth Art Museum, Marge Goldberg, 1977
“Impetus, The Creative Process,” Los Angeles Municipal Gallery, Josine Ianco Starrells, 1975
“Private Spaces, An Exhibition of Small Scale Sculpture,” University of California at Irvine, Melinda Wortz, 1975
“Word Works Two,” San Jose State University Art Department, Jesse Jacobs, 1975
“Master Works in Wood,” The Portland Art Museum, Jan Van der Marck, 1975