• Rachel Berkowitz (b. 1993) lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.

    Born in 1993 in Columbus, Ohio, and raised in London, Rachel Berkowitz received her BA in Fine Arts from the UCLA School of Art and Architecture in 2016. Her practice concentrates on social interactions within different spaces, and includes painting, printmaking and photography. Previously, she has exhibited in group shows and at special events in Los Angeles, London and Japan.

  • For Email Enquiries:   rachelberkowitzart@gmail.com

  • https://instagram.com/shootmerachyb/

    PRESS

  • http://voyagela.com/interview/meet-rachel-berkowitz/

  • https://theartsiest.com/interviews-2/rachelberkowitz

  • http://dailybruin.com/2015/05/06/undergraduate-bruin-to-curate-fine-art-show-student-photo-contest/

BIO

Education

2016   BA in Fine Art, University of California at Los Angeles, School of Art and Architecture             

2014   University of California Study Abroad Program, Florence, Italy: Italian language, art history

2012   UK A-Level Qualifications: English Literature, Fine Art, Mathematics and Biology

Exhibited works: painting, prints and photography

Solo exhibitions

2017   Fairfax Royalty, Daniel Raphael Gallery, London

2017   Fairfax Royalty, The Argyle, Los Angeles

2017   Nightlife, The Argyle, Los Angeles

2016   Cultural Journeys, Buckwild Gallery, Venice, Los Angeles

2016   Cultural Journeys, Dortort Center of the Arts, UCLA

2015   Spacial Meditations, % Gallery, London

Group exhibitions

2018   Gamble series, Art&Music exhibit, The Rose Room, Venice, Los Angeles

2018   House of G&C charity event, Los Angeles

2017   Gloria series, Gallery Serendip, Kobe University, Japan

2016   UCLA Undergraduate Juried Art Exhibition, White Art Gallery

2015   Student Fine Art Show and Student Photography Exhibit, Dortort Center for the Arts, UCLA

2013   Dreams, UCLA White Art Gallery

Art photography books

2017    Fairfax Royalty

2017    Gloria

2016    Los Angeles

Commissions and awards

2018   Chosen Muralist for “Red Rabbit” Art Show at 6128 Wilshire blvd

2017 Three Private painting commissions, Malibu CA

2016 Private wall murals for family homes, Honolulu, Hawaii

2015   Mural for Bill Nye, the Science Guy, video series, The Planetary Society,

https://www.instagram.com/p/7orNhRBkB_/?taken-by=planetarysociety

2015   Photographer, Los Angeles AIDS campaign sponsored by NIKE, www.withinapositive.com

2014   Illustrator, “Tadeo’s Golaco”, children’s book by Tadeo, Brazilian soccer player

2012 Egon Schiele award trophy for “Creative Flair”, Haberdashers’ Aske’s School for Girls

Residencies

2017   Guest Projects, Shonibare Studio, with Tara Gruchalski, artist residency and talk

2016   Artist Residency, Fulton Market Kitchen, Chicago

Curating experience

2018                    Studio Curator and Assistant, Artist Dawn Alane Kelmenson,

2015, 2016       Student Fine Art Show and Student Photography Contest, Dortort Gallery, UCLA

Work experience

2018 – present             Art Studio Coordinator/Chief of Staff

         Budman Studio,Venice, Los Angeles

2018 – present            Design and Marketing Assistant

                                       Photography, graphic design, digital content, social media, events

        Karen Callan Designs (Jewelry), Los Angeles

2017 – present             Art Teacher for children’s events and parties

        With artist Shakuntala Zakheim, Los Angeles

2017                   Tutor/Teacher for K-12 English and Mathematics (part-time)

                                       Sylvan Learning Center, Los Angeles

2017                               Intern, Faculty Coordinator (part-time, January to May)

                                       Palm Springs Photography Festival

2016                                Jewellery studio production assistant

                                        Brooke Gregson Jewellery, Los Angeles

2016                                Retail salesperson, Ron Robinson Children’s Boutique

                                        Fred Segal, Los Angeles

2015 – present              Freelance commercial photography

                                        Musicians, fashion, headshots, products, weddings, graduations, events

Contact details

rachelberkowitzart@gmail.com

www.rachelberkowitzart.com

Instagram: @shootmerachyb

www.facebook.com/rachelberkowitzart