BREA MIKAELE WEINREB

Lives & works in Oakland, California

 

EDUCATION

2016 B.A. Art Practice & English - University of California, Berkeley

 

PROJECTS & RESIDENCIES

July 2017: The Berkeley-Abiquiú Collaborative Archaeology (BACA) Project - Abiquiú, New Mexico

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2017: Mentor to indigenous youth - BACA Project - Abiquiú, New Mexico

2016: Teacher's Assistant, Indira Martina Morre - Advanced Figure Painting at UC Berkeley

2016: Teacher's Assistant, Katherine Sherwood - Art, Medicine & Disability at UC Berkeley

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016: Savage Seductions, Kroeber Hall Atrium, Berkeley, CA

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016: Embody: Art Fair with NIAD and UC Berkeley Artists, NIAD Art Center, Richmond, CA

2016: Little Greenie presents: Lil Banger, a collaborative improv show, Kroeber Hall studios, Berkeley, CA

2016: This Must be the Place: An Exhibition of Sculpture, Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley, CA

2015: Prototype: Inaugural Senior Thesis Exhibition, Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley, CA

2015: Freedom: art indulgence, SOMArts, San Francisco, CA

2015: I Know What You Did Last Summer, Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley, CA

 

AWARDS

2016: Certificate of Excellence in Painting - UC Berkeley Department of Art Practice

2016: Honors Independent Study with Katherine Sherwood - UC Berkeley Department of Art Practice

2016: H. W. Hill Undergraduate Scholarship - UC Berkeley Department of English

 

SELECT PUBLICATIONS – ARTWORK

2017: Matador Review Summer 2017 Issue

http://www.matadorreview.com/brea-weinreb

2017: Barbed Issue #05 "Surrender"

Weinreb, Brea. "poetics make anything palatable," Barbed Magazine, 2017.

2017: Sea Witch "Let It Bleed" Zine III

Weinreb, Brea. "aqueous like binaries," "Ethan (study)," and "everything was Indigo," Sea Witch Zine, 2017.

2016: Berkeley Fiction Review Issue #36

Weinreb, Brea. "everything was Indigo," featured on the cover of Berkeley Fiction Review Issue #36, 2016.

2016: [m]aganda magazine, issue 29: Sinigang for the Soul: Conversations on Mental Health

Weinreb, Brea. "Portrait d'une Femme," [m]aganda magazine, 2016. 

2015: Cal Literature & Arts Magazine: Issue XXI

Weinreb, Brea. "the birth of sin," Cal Literature & Arts Magazine, 2015.

 

SELECT PUBLICATIONS – POETRY & PROSE

2017: Sea Witch "Let It Bleed" Zine III

Weinreb, Brea. "the Modernists are Misogynists," Sea Witch Zine, 2017.

2016: [m]aganda magazine, issue 29: Sinigang for the Soul: Conversations on Mental Health

Weinreb, Brea. "nothing was quite alright" and "everything was Indigo," [m]aganda magazine, 2016. 

2016: The Travel Section: Volume 5

Weinreb, Brea. "A Ghazal for Berlin," The Travel Section Volume 5, 2016.

 

RELEVANT WORK HISTORY

2016: Set Design Assistant for "RAJ 100 Songs" by Andy Byers & Cosmic Dreamer Production

2015: Artist’s Assistant, Em Herzstein

2014: Gallery Intern, Gauntlet Gallery

 

DONATIONS

2016: Designed protest signs in collaboration with Katherine Sherwood & Tamar Beja for the Disability Rights contingent of the San Francisco Women's March

2015: Imagine Bus Project - donated a painting that was auctioned and sold to benefit art programs for incarcerated youth

2014: UC Berkeley Sigma Chi Derby Days - donated a painting that was auctioned and sold to benefit the Huntsman Cancer Foundation

2012: Teen Vogue & Guess Jeans Chari-T t-shirt design winner - designed a t-shirt that was sold through Guess Jeans with proceeds benefitting The Boys & Girls Club of Hicksville, New York