BIO


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Brise Birdsong is a Southern Californian artist with an interest in all things involving: painting, illustration, graphic design, book illustration, pet portraits, community art projects, teaching, murals...etc. She mainly focuses on acrylic painting indoors and outdoors.


Upcoming Shows

Barn Burner "Heart of Boxing" // House of Boxing // San Diego, CA // Sept 30


CV

Education

 Bachelors in Media Arts & Animation // Art Institute of California // San Diego // 2014

Street Art

10 + Boxes // CIVITA x Sudberry Properties // San Diego, CA // Jan 2017 - present

Mural // SILO x Makers Quarter // San Diego, CA // 2016

4+ Boxes // Visual Public Art Project x Visual Shop // San Diego, CA // 2014-2017

5+ Boxes // Fenton Marketplace x Sudberry Properties // San Diego, CA // 2014-2015

4+ Boxes // Rio Vista x Excell Properties // San Diego, CA // 2013-2014

Community Mural // Urban Collaboration // San Diego, CA // 2013

Group Exhibitions

"Contribution - Urban Contemporary Art in San Diego" // Curated by Visual Shop // San Diego City College // 2016

KAABOO Del Mar // Visual Shop // Del Mar Fairgrounds // San Diego, CA // 2017

Teaching Experience

Image Manipulation Instructor // College Bound Program x Art Institute of California-San Diego // San Diego, CA // 2017

Mural Workshop // Art Institute of California- San Diego // San Diego, CA // 2017

Children's Art Teacher // Graphic Designer // YY Art Center // Escondido, CA // 2017

Color Theory Instructor // College Bound Program x Art Institute of California-San Diego // San Diego, CA // 2017

Color Theory Instructor // College Bound Program x Art Institute of California-San Diego // San Diego, CA // 2016

Books

Illustratrator // the Lonely Little Bumbershoot // written by Jeff & Brenda Edwards // Three JellyBean Press // 2014

Awards

Bronze // "The Lonely Little Bumbershoot" //  Wishing Shelf Independent Book Awards // 2017

http://www.thewsa.co.uk/winners2016/

Best Picture Book for "The Lonely Little Bumbershoot" // San Diego Book Awards // 2016

http://sandiegobookawards.org/winners/2015-winners-finalists/

Related Experience

Live Painting // Art Unites "Goldmine" Concert // San Diego, CA // 2017

Live Painting // Lady Killas // San Diego, CA // 2017

Exhibit Guide // Wonderspaces //  San Diego, CA // 2017

Vendor // Art on Adams x Adams Ave //  San Diego, CA // 2017

Vendor // Art Street x College Area Business District //  San Diego, CA // 2017

Derpy Pet Portraits //  San Diego,CA  // 2017

Vendor & Live Painting // Block Market // Quartyard //  San Diego, CA // 2017

Volunteer // Seawalls: San Diego // PangeaSeed // San Diego, CA // 2016

Letterbrush/Handimals Artist // Kaman's Art Shoppes // San Diego Zoo // 2014-2017

Live Painting //  Starts with the Arts // El Centro // 2015

Media

Makers Quarter x Silo // San Diego, CA // 2015

http://www.makersquarter.com/people/brise-birdsong

KPBS // San Diego, CA // 2013

http://www.kpbs.org/news/2013/aug/27/mural-near-market-creek-plaza-aims-boost-good-habi/