EDUCATION

1970
1970-1971

Chouinard Art Institute, Los Angeles, California, BFA
UCLA School of Architecture and Urban Planning

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014
Air de Paris Gallery: Project Space, Paris, France
2013

Manhattan Restaurant, La Jolla
Athenaeum Music and Arts Library, La Jolla

2010
CUE Art Foundation, New York
2009
Eric Phleger Gallery, Encinitas, CA
2007
Athenaeum Music &Arts Library, La Jolla, CA
2006
Billy Shire Fine Arts, Culver City, CA
2005
Galleria Ninapi, Ravenna, Italy
2004
Galleria Ninapi, Ravenna, Italy
2002
Hybrid Gallery, San Diego, CA
2001

Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, La Jolla, CA
Cerritos College Art Gallery, Norwalk, CA

1999
Molly Barnes Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1998

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego
Porter Troupe Gallery, San Diego, CA

1995

Quint Gallery, La Jolla, CA
Linda Moore Gallery, San Diego, CA

1994
Gallery 3770 Park Boulevard, San Diego, CA
1993
Linda Moore Gallery, San Diego, CA
1991

David Zapf Gallery, San Diego, CA
David Lewinson Gallery, San Diego, CA

1989

David Zapf Gallery, San Diego, CA
Saxon-Lee Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Conlon-Moreno Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

1988

Saxon-Lee Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
David Zapf Gallery, San Diego, CA

1987
Saxon-Lee Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1986

Boehm Gallery, Palomar Gallery, San Diego, CA
USC Atelier, Santa Monica, CA

1985
Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1984

PattyAande Gallery, San Diego, CA
Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Barbara Braathen Gallery, New York, NY

1982

Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA
Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, CA
Quint Gallery, La Jolla, CA

1981
Quint Gallery, La Jolla, CA
1979
Libra Gallery, Claremont Graduate School, CA
1978
Thomas/Lewallen Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1977
Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA
1974
Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017
A Universal History of Infamy, LACMA, Los Angeles LA/LA
2016
Honor Fraser Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2012

Behold America! Art of the United States from three San Diego, CA
Museums: Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, The San Diego Museum of Art and the Timken Museum of Art; San Diego, CA
Art San Diego Contemporary Art Fair, Beyond the Border Gallery, San Diego, CA
Public Artists, Private Works, William D. Cannon Art Gallery, Carlsbad, CA
LARGE – Paintings of Wicked Adult, The Warehouse Gallery, ArtShare LA, Los Angeles, CA

2011

Billy Shire Celebrates 25 Years, La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
The Experimental Impulse; REDCAT– Roy & Edna Disney/ CalAtsTheater; Los Angeles, CA. Pacific Standard Time
She Accepts the Proposition: Women Gallerist and the Redefinition of Art in Los Angeles.1967 -1978, Sam Francis Gallery, Santa Monica, CA. Pacific Standard Time.

2009

Homing In: An Exhibition of 50 San Diego Artist, Quint Contemporary, La Jolla, CA
Contemporary Still Life Painting, Cal State Fullerton, Fullerton CA

2008

Painting in Southern California: The 1980’s Neo-Expressionism and Driven to Abstraction II, Riverside Museum of Art, Riverside, CA
Innocence is Questionable, California Center for the Arts, Escondido, CA

2007

Gallery 5, San Diego, CA
Immigration, Sun Valley Center for the Arts, Ketchum, Idaho
Raul Guerrero/ Yvonne Venegas, San Diego Art Prize,L Street Gallery, San Diego, CA

2006

TRANSactions: Contemporary Latin American and Latino Art, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego
Strange New World: Art and Design from Tijuana, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA

2005
Painted Ladies, Cannon Art Gallery, City of Carlsbad
2004

Lateral Thinking: Art of the 1990’s, Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, Ohio
Lateral Thinking: Art of the 1990’s, Hood Museum, Dartmouth University Hanover, New Hampshire
Hombres; Patricia Correia Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2002-2003
Lateral Thinking: Art of the 1990’s’, Colorado Spring, Fine Arts Center,
2002- 2005
Chicano Visions: American Painters on the Verge, San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, Texas,Smithsonian Institution’s Arts and Industries Building, Washington D. C.; El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, Texas; Indiana State Museum, Indianapolis, IN; San Diego Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA; St. Louis Science Center, St. Louis, MO; Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum, Chicago, IL; Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA.  Etc.
2002

“SD’80,” Work by 12 artists, Flux Gallery, San Diego, CA
The 3rd Annual Invitational Drawing Show, Earl  & Birdie Taylor Library, San Diego, CA

2001
Lateral Thinking: Art of the 1990’s, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego
2000
Made in California: Art, Image, and Identity, 1900-2000, Los Angeles, County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
1998
Chairs, Plazas, Faces, Gardens, Rooms: Paintings by Robert Burtis, Raul Guerrero, Thomas Lawson, William Leavitt, Margaret von Biesen, Curated by William Leavitt, RosamundFelsen Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1997
Primarily Paint, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, San Diego, CA
1996
Violencia, Galleria Spagnolo, San Diego, CA
1995

Common Ground / A Regional Exhibition, -Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, San Diego, CA
An exhibition by Raul Guerrero, William Leavitt, Allen Ruppersberg, Gallery 3770 Park Boulevard, San Diego, CA

1994

La Loteria, -Iturralde Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Land, Terrain, San Francisco, CA
XicanoRicorso: A Thirty Year Retrospect from Aztlan,Museum of Modern Art, , New York,   NY.  Catalogue
La Frontera/The Border: Art About the-Mexico/United States Border Experience, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose,  CA
La Frontera, Neuberger Museum of Art, SUNY, NY
La Frontera, Scottsdale Center for the Arts, Scottsdale, AZ
Frontera/The Border: Art About the Mexico/United States Border-La Experience, Museum of Contemporary Art/Centro Cultural de la Raza, San Diego, CA

La Frontera,Centro Cultural Tijuana, Tijuana, BC Mex.
La Frontera, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA

1992
From the Studio: Recent Painting and Sculpture by 20 California Artists, The Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA
1990

Gallery Artists 1990, David Zapf Gallery, San Diego, CA
Daniel Saxon Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Border Issues, Rivikin Gallery, Lancaster, OH

1989

Lannan Acquisitions, La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art,
La Jolla, CA

1987
Phoenix Biennale, Phoenix, AZ
1985

The Eclectic Cat, Museum of Natural History, San Diego, CA
To the Astonishing Horizons, L.A.V.A. Landscape Exhibition, Curator: Peter Frank, Los Angeles, CA
A San Diego Exhibition: Forty-Two Emerging Artists, La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA

1984

Significant Others,PattyAande Gallery, San Diego, CA
Emblem, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles,CA
Group Show, Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Drawings, Patty Aande Gallery, San Diego, CA

1979

Second Annual Tokyo Festival, Tokyo, Japan
Photographic Directions, Security Pacific Bank, Los Angeles, CA
Invitational Photography Exhibition, P.S. 1, New York, NY

1978

Hallwalls, Buffalo, NY
Sculpture ‘78: Los Angeles Street Scene, Los Angeles, CA
Contemporary California Photography, Cameraworks Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1977

Raul Guerrero and Doug Metzler, Morgan Thomas, Santa Monica, CA
100 + Current Directions in Southern California, Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

1977

L.A.,San Francisco Art Institute Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Photographs by Southern California Painters and Sculptors, College of Creative Studies Gallery, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA

1976
Santa Monica College Art Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1975

Tortue Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Raul Guerrero and Lyn Horton, San Jose State University Art Gallery, San Jose, CA

AWARDS

2006
San Diego Art Prize
1979
National Endowment for the Arts, Photography Fellow

PUBLIC ART PROJECTS

2000
Maiastra Fountain, Golden Springs Development Co. Santa Fe prings, CA
1999
Balboa Park Activity Center, San Diego, CA, Rob Quigley, Architect
1994
Sherman Heights Community Center, San Diego, CA Rob Quigley, Architect
1993

Community Redevelopment Agency for the City of Los Angeles, Grand
Hope Park, Lawrence Halprin, Landscape Architect

1997
City of Carlsbad, CA

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA
Phoenix Museum of Art, Phoenix, AZ
San Diego Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla, CA
Scripps Clinic, La Jolla, CA
Security Pacific Bank, Los Angeles, CA
Museum of Modern Art, New York
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles

SELECTED PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Stone, Los Angeles
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Handley, Rancho Santa Fe
Mr. and Mrs. Edward Ruscha, Los Angeles
Mr and Mrs. Mike Medavoy, Los Angeles
Mr. and Mrs. Brian Greenspun, Las Vegas
Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Strauss, Rancho Santa Fe
Ms. Laura Stearns, Brentwood
Mr. and Mrs. Pete Guerrero, Phoenix
Mr. and Mrs. David Wellborn, Rancho Santa Fe
Mr. and Mrs. Cheech Marin, Los Angeles

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Pincus, Robert L. Retrospectives bring century into focus., The San Diego Union-Tribune (December 25, 1998)
Pincus, Robert L. Subtle Connections from Raul Guerrero.The San Diego Union-Tribune (August 9, 1998)
Perine, Robert. A Juxtaposition of Icons*Raul Guerrero Hits the Exhibition Jackpot.The Publication (July 1998)
Jimenez, Karleen Pendleton. Mapping The Territory: Problemas Y Maravillosos de Las Indias/ Problems and Marvelous Secrets of the Indies.,Uptown Newsmagazine (July 1998)
Pincus, Robert L. Guerrero goes solo in career overview, The San Diego Union-Tribune (July 24, 1998)
Kendricks, Neil. Primarily Paint, Night& Day (February 6, 1997)
Roletti, Agnes. Design of sea-wall art project changed, The San Diego Union-Tribune (January 7, 1997)
Pincus, Robert L. Show is grounds for looking at locals, The San Diego Union-Tribune (November 12, 1995)
Pincus, Robert L. Museum’s ‘Ground’ rules make for a smaller, locals-only event, The San Diego Union-Tribune (September 18, 1995)
Pincus, Robert L. Symbolic journeys to places of intrigue, The San Diego Union Tribune (February 12, 1995)
Mantilla, J. Ruiz/Mora, M. Pinto para los que no podemoslevantarnos, El Pais,  (March, 1994)
Pyne, Lynn. The Phoenix Gazette (February 14, 1994)
Aronson, Steven. Architectural Digest Visits: Oliver Stone, Architectural Digest (March, 1993)
Pincus, Robert L. Raul Guerrero at David Zapf,Art in America (September, 1991)
Pincus, Robert L. Paintings Depict Vitality of Tijuana Night Life, San Diego Union Tribune (January 21, 1991)
Ollman, Leah. Guerrero Captures Tijuana Night Life, Los Angeles Times (January 23, 1991)
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Knight, Christopher.Exhibit of Works by Raul Guerrero Borders on Being Retrospective, Los Angeles Herald Examiner (June 2, 1985)
Knight, Christopher.Guerrero’s Art Comes Close to B-Movie Mysticism, Los Angeles Herald Examiner (June 2, 1985)
Larsen, Susan C. Reviews, Artforum (September 1985)
Drohojowska, Hunter. Obsessions with Symbols, Clichés, and Technology, L.A. Weekly (February 3-9, 1984)
Drohojowska, Hunter. Raul Guerrero, Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, Flash Art International (March 1983)
Muchnic, Suzanne. Art Walk, Los Angeles Times (March 17, 1978)
Welling, Jim. Artweek (March 11, 1978)
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Trowbridge, David. Dialogue with Raul Guerrero, LAICA Journal (October-November 1977)
Owyang, Judy. Outlook West, Santa Monica Evening Outlook (March 16, 1974)
Ballatore, Sandy. ST (June-July 1974)
Wilson, William. Art Walk, Los Angeles Times (March 8, 1974)

LECTURES/ INTERVIEWS

2014

University of Nevada
San Diego Museum of Art

2001

The Los Angeles Art Scene: 60’s-70’s
San Diego Museum of Art, Balboa Park
San Diego, CA, March

1998

Raul Guerrero, Otis Art School, Los Angeles, CA

1995

Raul Guerrero, USC Art Department, Los Angeles, CA