Born October 3rd, 1973 in Albuquerque, New Mexico
Lives and works in Phoenix, AZ

EDUCATION
1996
BFA, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
University of Salamanca, Spain, Fine Arts and Literature

1995
Complutense University of Madrid, Spanish Literature and History

RESIDENCIES
2009
Can Serrat, El Bruc, Spain

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2013
Costello Childs Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ, “Todo y Nada”
Julie Nester Gallery, Park City, UT, “Erik Gonzales – New Works”

2012
Nuart Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Costello Childs Contemporary, Scottsdale, AZ

2011
Nuart Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, “Archeologica Antica”

2010
Julie Nester Gallery, Park City, UT, “Ex Voto”

2009
Brett Wesley Gallery, Las Vegas, NV, “Art and Artifice”

2008
Alan Avery Art Company, Atlanta, GA, “Symbiotic Relation”
Pamela Skinner/Gwenna Howard Contemporary Art, Sacramento, CA, “Paintings by Erik Gonzales”

2002
Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA, “Paintings by Erik Gonzales”
Momus Gallery, Atlanta, GA, “Erik Gonzales”

2001
Victoria Boyce Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ, “Erik Gonzales, Recent Paintings”

1997
Gallery B.A.I., New York, NY, “Erik Gonzales”

1995
Art One Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ, “Erik Gonzales, Recent Paintings”
Art One Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ, “Elysian”

1994
Art One Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ, “Earth, Body, Soul”

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2013
Art Aspen, Aspen, CO
Dallas Art Fair, Dallas, TX
Laura Rathe Gallery, Dallas, TX
Laura Rathe Gallery, Houston, TX
Costello Childs Contemporary Fine Art, Scottsdale, AZ

2012
Laura Rathe Gallery, Houston, TX
Costello Childs Contemporary Fine Art, Scottsdale, AZ
Julie Nester Gallery, Park City, UT
AAF, New York
San Francisco Fine Art Fair, San Francisco, CA

2011
Costello Childs Contemporary Fine Art, Scottsdale, AZ
Julie Nester Gallery, Park City, UT
AAF, New York
Art Houston
Evan Lurie Gallery, Carmel, IN
Art Palm Beach
Art Chicago
Art Hamptons

2010
Evan Lurie Gallery, Carmel, IN
AAF, New York, NY
San Francisco Fine Art Fair, San Francisco, CA
Alan Avery Art Company, Atlanta, GA
Costello Childs Contemporary Fine Art, Scottsdale, AZ

2009
5:Cinco-Cinc, Five artists in Spain, Ajuntament del bruc, El Bruc, Barcelona
International Art Prize Arte Laguna, Venice, Italy
Costello Childs Contemporary Fine Art, Scottsdale, AZ
Julie Nester Gallery, Park City, UT
Southern Nevada Museum of Fine Art, Las Vegas, NV
Alan Avery Art Company, Atlanta, GA
Pamela Skinner/Gwenna Howard Contemporary Art, Sacramento, CA

2008
SCOPE Art Fair, Miami, FL
Bronx Museum, Bronx, NY, Latin American Biennial
Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Julie Nester Gallery, Park City, UT

2007
Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Julie Nester Gallery, Park City, UT
Red Dot, Miami, FL

2006
Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA, “Out of Line”
Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Julie Nester Gallery, Park City, UT

2005
Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Julie Nester Gallery, Park City, UT

2004
Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Sears Peyton Gallery, New York, NY
AAF, New York, NY

2003
Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Momus gallery, Atlanta, GA

2001
Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Momus gallery, Atlanta, GA

2000
Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, AZ, “Selections from the Permanent Collection”
Victoria Boyce Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

1999
Art One Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

1998
Gallery B.A.I., New York, NY
Art One Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

1997
Gallery B.A.I., New York, NY

1996
Bentley Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Art One Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Memorial Union Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

1993
Harry Wood Art Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

1990
Visual Arts Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

PUBLIC ART
2006
Glendale Portable Artwork Collection

2004
East Mesa Regional Library Permanent Installation for the City of Mesa

2002
Osborn Pedestrian Bridge Project for the City of Scottsdale

2001
64th Street Permanent Installation for the City of Scottsdale

AWARDS
2009
Finalist for Tenuta S. Anna Prize, Florence, Italy
International Scientific Committee of Florence selection for the Florence Biennial
Best of Show, SNFMA. Curator: Elizabeth Herridge, Dir. of Guggenheim Hermitage Museum
Best Mixed Media Painting, SNFMA. Curator: Elizabeth Herridge, Dir. of Guggenheim Hermitage Museum
Awarded artist stipend to attend Can Serrat artist residency in El Bruc, Spain

1998
Visual Arts Fellowship, Arizona Commission on the Arts

1997
Degoyler Grant Award, Dallas Museum of Art

1995-1992
Regents Fine Art Scholarship, Arizona State University

PUBLICATIONS
2012
Luxe. Interiors+Design, Chicago, Volume 10, Issue 3
Luxe. Interiors+Design, Arizona, Volume 10, Issue 3
Luxe. Interiors+Design, Arizona, Volume 10, Issue 1

2010
Luxe. Interiors+Design, Arizona, Volume 8, Issue 3

2009
Luxe. Interiors+Design, Volume 7
New American Paintings, Number 84
Western Art and Architecture, Summer/Fall
American Contemporary Art, Summer

2008
Midtown Monthly, June
Gallery Guide West, May

2002
Art Talk
San Francisco Magazine

2001
New American Paintings, Number 36
Escada Portfolio

1999
Where Magazine, September

1998
Art News, January
The Arizona Republic, April, 8
Phoenix Home and Garden, March

1996
Valley Guide Quarterly, Spring

1994
The Ashes, November