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1998-2001 | Art Center College of Design, MFA
1993-1996 |Otis Art Institute, BFA with Honors
2016 | California Lutheran University: Kwan Fong Gallery of Art & Culture, Pretty People, Thousand Oaks, CA.
2016 | LA Art Show: Building Bridges International Art Exchange, Paintings, L.A., CA.
2015 | Lily Tomlin & Jane Wagner Cultural Arts Center, The Model’s Artist, Los Angeles LGBT, CA.
2015 | Building Bridges International Art Exchange, Larger Than Life, Bergamot Station, L.A., CA.
2013 | Hinge Modern, Marks, L.A., CA.
2013 | Anti-Defamation League, ArtWorks ADL: Justice, Advocacy & Art, Centennial Celebration, L.A., CA
2013 | MusiCares Foundation, Annual Grammy Gala Exhibition, L.A., CA
2013 | Leslie Sacks Fine Art, Women’s Art Now, L.A., CA
2012 | International Art Fairs / Timothy Yarger Fine Art: Art Aspen, LA Art Show, Art Platform Los Angeles, San Francisco Art Market
2011 | International Art Fairs / Timothy Yarger Fine Art: Art Aspen, Art Chicago, Art Miami, LA Art Show, San Francisco Art Market
2010 | Harris & Ruble Gallery, XII Apostles, L.A, CA.
2007 | Jan Baum Gallery; Pacific Design Center; Bonhams and Butterfields, L.A., CA.
2006 | Barnsdall Municipal Art Gallery, Otis Art Institute Survey: Nine Decades, L.A., CA.
2004 | Jan Baum Gallery; L.A. Artcore Gallery, L.A., CA.
2003 | Brand Library; Patricia Correia Gallery, Bergamot Station, L.A., CA.
2002 | The J. Paul Getty Museum, Getty Underground, L.A., CA.
2001 | Brewery Projects, L.A., CA.
1999 | Los Angeles County Museum of Art, ARSG, L.A., CA.
1996 | Richard Heller Gallery, Reflections, L.A., CA.
1993 | Beliaevo Gallery, Moscow-L.A., Moscow, Russia.
1989 |Conservatory, Saint Petersburg, Russia.
2000 | ALEX Award in Visual Arts, National Alliance for Excellence, Honored Scholars & Artists Program
2000 | Beverly G. Alpay Memorial Award
1999 | Mabel Wilson Richards Award
1999 | Leslie T. and Francis U. Posey Fellowship
1996 |Otis Critics Award
2015 | Lecturer, Rembrandt’s Secret, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris, France
2014-present | Co-founder & President, project AWE (Aesthetics of Western Esotericism), non-profit Art Foundation
2013-present | Lecturer, California Lutheran University, Rembrandt workshop
2013 | Writer and Contributor for About.com art history Videos
2012-present | Associate Faculty, Global Cinematography Institute
2012-present | Independent Scholar/Lecturer, Inside The Story: Courses in Art and Culture
2012 | Lecturer, 16th Biennial International Conference on Netherlandic Studies, Calvin College
2012 | Lecturer, The World of Rembrandt, Gallery Michael Beverly Hills
2012 | Panel Discussion, Four-dimensional Portrait for the 21st Century, Figurative Conference, California Lutheran University
2011 | Lecturer, De Young, F.A. Museums of San Francisco, What to Do or Not to Do–That is the Question: Interactive Teaching in a Museum
2010-2011 | Editor/Writer, artSMart, Luxeco Living
2006–2012 | Project Specialist for Adult Gallery and Studio Programs, The J. Paul Getty Museum
2006 | Producer/Director, Bonus Time, UCLA, Schoenberg Hall
2002-2006 | Lecturer, Art Talk, The J. Paul Getty Museum, Herculaneum
2001-2006 | Museum Educator, The J. Paul Getty Museum
2001 | Curator, Art of Memory, UCLA, Royce Hall
2015 | Arte al Límite, A Palette as Deep as Memory , Francesco Scagliola, May issue #72
2015 | Huffington Post, Zhenya Gershman: Unveiling the Artist’s Muse , Charles E. Miller & Tina Gulotta Miller April 27th
2015 | Jewish Journal, Larger Than Life: Zhenya Gershman , Evan Henerson, March 5th
2015 | New York Post, Joe Manganiello Admires a Painting of Himself , Feb. 13th
2015 | Monsters & Critics, Joe Manganiello, Micky Dolenz, More Attend Larger Than Life Art Opening, April Neale, Feb. 17th
2014 | Monsters & Critics, From Russia, Larger Than Life: Zhenya Gershman, April Neale, July 28th
2013 | Jewish Journal, Art Without Hate, Evan Henerson, September 6th
2013 | Huffington Post, In the Beginning: This Artweek.LA, Bill Bush, June 26th
2013 | Culver City News, New Culver City art gallery kicks off with ‘Marks’, Lori Fusaro, June 13th
2013 | Huffington Post, Zhenya Gershman’s ‘Marks’ Sheds Angelic Light for Praise, Nancy Chuda, May 29th
2013 | Huffington Post, Embossing the Boss: Artist Zhenya Gershman Celebrates Rock Icon Bruce Springsteen, Nancy Chuda, February 4th
2013 | Campus Circle, Zhenya Gershman to Reveal Springsteen Portrait at MusiCares 2013, Libby Lancaster, February 1st
2013 | Westside Today, Artist Zhenya Gershman’s Work on View Now at Leslie Sacks Fine Art Brentwood, Leslie Reed, February 2nd
2013 | Hollywood Today, Grammys 2013: Artist Zhenya Gershman Has Been Selected to Paint Bruce Springsteen the MusiCares Person of the Year, Libby Lancaster, February 4th
2013 | Oye! Times, Zhenya Gershman Set to Be Featured Artist at Grammy’s MusiCares Gala, Leslie Reed, February 2nd
2013 | Huffington Post, Born in the USSR: How Artist Zhenya Gershman Got to Paint Bruce Springsteen, Nancy Chuda, February 9th
2013 | Examiner, Art Invades Music Biggest Day, Kathy Leonardo, February 6th
2013 | Brentwood Patch, Leslie Sacks Fine Art Brentwood Features the Art of Zhenya Gershman, Libby Lancaster, February 5th
2012 | From Russia with Grotesquerie, Interview, Zocalo Public Square, Sarah Rothbard, August 15th
2012 | Le Monde, Paris, L’invisible Rembrandt, Saturday February 4 issue, Culture and Ideas p.3
2011 | Judische Frauen, Hedwig Brenner, Volume IV, pp. 60-61, Germany
2010 | Huffington Post, Haiku Reviews, Peter Frank
2010 | Luxeco Living, The XII Apostles, Bethany Colson
2008 | Spraygraphic, Interview with the Artist
2004 | Video Green, Chris Kraus, The MIT Press, pp.111-112
2003 | LA Weekly, Best of 2003 edition, Pick of the Week, vol.25, no.48
2002 | From Picasso to Pop, The Richard Weisman Collection, p.9
2000 | Torpor, Art and Text, issue no. 70, Chris Kraus
2014 | Huffington Post, Can Art Bring Our Memories Alive?, Feb. 9th
2014 | Huffington Post, Can a Portrait Look Back?, Sep. 28th
2014 | Huffington Post, 7 Keys to Rembrandt’s Secret, May 19th
2014 | Huffington Post, Zhenya Gershman Asks: What if Art Brings Our Ancestors to Life, June 24th
2013 | Arion, Rembrandt: Turn of The Key, Fall Issue
2011 | Arion, Boston University, Rembrandt The “I” Witness, Fall Issue, pp. 65-91
2007 | The Art of Gallery Teaching: From Periphery to Center: Art Museum Education in the 21st Century, Reston, National Art Education Association, p.191
FILM & MEDIA APPEARANCES
2015 | EXTRA, Friday, Feb. 13th
2015 | Entertainment Tonight, Friday, Feb. 13th
2015 | JLTV, Main Street ,Interview with Phil Blazer, Sunday, Feb. 15th
2015 | Documentary, Model’s Artist,directed by Jake Gorst, Mainspring Pictures
2013 | Dancing Dragon Films, Artist Muse, TV Documentary Series
2013 | KIIS FM, Community Council, Interview, February 4th
2011 | International Chinese Network, Art Movement LA, Profile Documentary
2007 | New Morning Television, Getty Pilgrimage
2007 | KCOP, Channel 13 News, Get Art Interview
1990 | St. Petersburg TV, Generation
SELECTED PRIVATE & PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Al Límite Museum, Santiago, Chile
Chuck & Linda Bergman
Nancy & Jim Chuda
Erik & Corine Couwenberg
Michael & Katherine Dukakis
Jessica & Bradley Gershman
Getty Research Institute, Jan Baum Gallery Archive
Boris & Shelly Komarov
Rick & Jessica Kolbe
Donald & Judy Simon
Howard & Stephanie Sherwood
Alfredo & Robin Trento
White Wings Press, Chicago