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John Marcella Grant IV


3500 Graz Drive

College Station, TX, 77845


cellular: 979.571.7550

website: www.grantartistry.com

e-mail: grantartistry@gmail.com


b., Long Beach, CA



MENTORS


  (Currently) Laddie John Dill, Los Angeles artist.  (Previously) Mark Bradford, Los Angeles artist...



SOLO SHOW


  2018


    "Point of View, a POV Art Show, Featuring John Marcella Grant" at the Stella Hotel, Nov. 14, 5-8PM, curated by Chad Horvath, Bryan, TX



GROUP EXHIBITIONS


  2019


    "200 for 200 Art Sale to Benefit Art Division," December 7, curated by Dan McCleary and Luis Serrano, Los Angeles, CA


    "First Grade Monster Challenge show," October 17, curated by Kristina Andazola, Village Cafe, Bryan, TX


    "Kitsch in Sync show," January 26, curated by Bradford J. Salamon, Coastline Community Art Gallery, Orange County, CA


  2018


    "Dulcepalloza" exhibit, curated by Dulce Stein, Los Angeles, CA


   "The Dog Days of Summer,"  Avenue 50 Studio exhibit, curated by Dulce Stein, Los Angeles, CA


  2016


    Aggieland Outfitters, College Station, TX


    ACT International Invitational Art Auction, Fayetteville, TX


  2015


    Gallery at Round Top, Round Top, TX


  2014


    ACT International Invitational Art Auction, Fayetteville, TX


  2010


    Theo’s Gallery, College Station, TX


    Art C’s, Somerville, TX



ART FAIRS


  2016


    First Friday, Parker Astin Art Center, Bryan, TX, May 6, 2016


  2015


    Millican Reserve, Millican, TX


  2014


    First Friday, The Frame Gallery, Bryan, TX


  2013


    Downtown Street and Art Fair, Bryan, TX


  2012


    Texas Reds, Bryan, TX


  2011


    Texas Reds, Bryan, TX


  2010


    First Friday, Arkitex Studio, Bryan, TX


  2008


    First Friday, Arkitex Studio, Bryan, TX



PRINT


  2019, April


    Freelance article by Michael Lorenzo Porter... (Upcoming Article)


  2018, November


    'The Eagle' Newspaper Article:  https://www.theeagle.com/news/local/area-artist-hosting-first-solo-show-at-the-stella-hotel/article_7bf0026f-b083-5786-ba49-4b409c1f278e.html?fbclid=IwAR15Qr345-cZwbWDben7fmqlI-YzSeq4KFf6HGj9YNyU8lnisM91Jsizsh4


  2018, October


    Insite Magazine Article:  http://www.insitebrazosvalley.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/painting-with-a-purpose-local-artist-john-marcella-grant/ 



WEB


  2019, November


    Contemporary Artifacts Press, online gallery curated by Will Amato...https://www.contemporaryartifactspress.com/current-exhibitions/john-marcella-grant/


  2019, March


    Art and Cake Article by Mario Vasquez:  Kitsch-In-Sync: Art and its Opposite....https://artandcakela.com/2019/03/09/kitsch-in-sync-art-and-its-opposite/


  2018, December 4


    'Mindless Millenials Podcast' - Interview by Bailey Mullins:  https://overcast.fm/+InJQKm6vM


  2018, October


    'Old Art Guy' - Cover -- features my Kitsch painting... http://www.oldartguy.com/Home_1.html


  2016, December


    'Casey Neistat's Vlog'... John's painting of Casey Neistat featured on Casey's vlog.



TELEVISION


  2015, December


    ‘Million Dollar Listing, L.A.’… John’s sculpture of Josh Flagg was featured.  



RADIO


  2018 


    'Brazos Art'... Mark Edwards interview, KAMU.  November 8, 2016...http://fmstream.kamu.tamu.edu/Podcasts/BrazosArts/2018/110818.mp3?fbclid=IwAR3kUx-VEZPkCGkclDqeAdvpGYzcC0xSDoBNXmpPJMKQyuXq19jUzVpRoLk



BOOKS


  2019


    Discovering the L.A. Art World, John Marcella Grant.  Self-Published.  https://www.amazon.com/Discovering-L-Art-World/dp/1694576124/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=discovering+the+l.a.+art+world&qid=1571272931&sr=8-1


    Old Guy:  I'm Still Here, John Pinkerton. Self-Published… Pinkerton's portrait by John Marcella Grant published on the cover



  2015


    Acrylic Works 2, Jamie Markle. North Lights Books… Grant’s self-portrait published



AFFILIATIONS


  2018   


    Arroyo Arts Collective, Los Angeles, member



EDUCATION


  2006


    Masters of Architecture, Texas A&M


  1997


    Teaching Credential, UCLA Extension


  1994


    BA, English, UC Santa Barbara