Jake Prendez

Artist CV

Education

University of Washington BA American Ethnic Studies

California State University, Northridge MA Chicana/o Studies

Solo Exhibitions and Lectures

The Art of Rebellion Exhibition and Lecture/Reception California State University Northridge. Northridge CA. Mar. 3rd-March 22nd 2013

Churro Know My Life Exhibition and Lecture/Reception Eastern Washington University. Cheney WA. Jan. 9th-Feb. 13th 2017

Don’t Be Self Conchas Exhibition and Lecture/Reception Boise State University. Boise ID. Apr. 12th-May 13th 2017

Don’t Be Self Conchas Lecture Sonoma State University. Rohnert Park CA May 4th 2017

Lunch and Learn: Artist Jake Prendez Lecture Tacoma Art Museum. Tacoma WA. May 3rd 2017

The Colors of Social Justice Activism. Exhibition and Lecture/Reception Gonzaga University. Spokane WA. Sept. 11th-Oct. 7th 2017 

It Won't Match Your Couch: Artist of The Month Jake Prendez Exhibition Seattle WA Sept. 14th 2017

Artist Lecture at Say Si. San Antonio TX Oct. 11th 2017

Artist Lecture at Kipp Camino Academy. San Antonio TX Oct. 12th 2017

Artist Talk and Signing at San Anto Cultural Arts. San Antonio TX Oct. 12th 2017

Visiting Art at Mexic-Arte Museum. Austin TX October 15th 2017

The Art of Jake Prendez at The Station. Seattle WA Nov.1st – 30th 2017

Pierce County Aids Foundation Artist of the Month Tacoma WA February 2018

The Art of Jake Prendez Exhibition. Equity Studio Gallery. Seattle WA March 2018

Artist Lecture at Weber State University. Ogden UT. March 15th 2018

Artist Lecture at Villa Academy. Seattle WA April 24th 2018

Keynote Lecture at The University of Puget Sound Tacoma WA April 28th 2018

Artist Lecture and Art Exhibition at Big Bend Community College Moses Lake WA May 3rd 2018

Artist Lecture at Villa Academy Seattle WA May 15th 2018

The Art of Rebellion: Lecture at Northwest Folklife Festival Seattle WA May 28th 2018

Artist Lecture and Art Exhibition Wenatchee Valley College Wenatchee WA May 31st 2018

Keynote Lecture at Raza Graduation at the University of Washington Seattle WA June 4th 2018

Art Exhibition/Reception Grant County Fair Moses Lake WA August 18th 2018

The Art of Rebellion Exhibition and Lecture/Reception University of Utah Salt Lake City UT September 27th 2018

Artist of the Month Burien Community Center Burien WA October 4th-November 30th 2018

The Art of Rebellion Exhibition and Lecture/Reception Skagit Valley College Mt Vernon WA October 12th 2018

Community and Art Events Organized

Viva La Graza Highland Park CA  Feb. 16th 2013

Chicanos y Que Los Angeles CA July 5th 2013

Chicanos y Que part 2 Los Angeles CA August 23rd 2014

Barrio Boogie: Winter Pachanga Boyle Heights CA Dec. 21st 2014

Barrio Boogie: Springtime Jive Boyle Heights CA March 29th  2015

Barrio Boogie: Rumba Caliente Boyle Heights CA Aug. 2nd 2015

Pop Up Mercado Seattle WA Dec. 19th 2015

Pop Up Mercado: Corazon Fuerte Seattle WA Feb. 6th  2016

Pop Up Mercado: Recuerdos de Primavera Seattle WA Apr. 10th 2016

Pop Up Mercado: Summertime Pachanga Seattle WA Aug. 20th  2016

Pop Up Mercado: Dia de los Muertos Seattle WA Oct. 29th  2016

Pop Up Mercado: Holiday Fiesta Seattle WA Dec. 10th 2016

Pop Up Mercado: Con Corazon Seattle WA Feb.12th  2017

Pop Up Mercado: La Lucha Sigue Seattle WA Apr. 30th  2017

Pop Up Mercado: Summer's End Seattle WA Sept. 9th 2017

Pop Up Mercado: Dia de los Muertos  Seattle WA Oct. 28th 2017

Pop Up Mercado: Viva Santo Claus Seattle WA December 16th 2017

Pop Up Mercado: Corazon Rebelde Seattle WA February 10th 2018

Pop Up Mercado: Cinco de Mayo Seattle WA May 5th 2018

Seattle Frida Fest. Seattle WA July 7th 2018

Pop Up Mercado: Children's Hospital Seattle WA September 28th 2018

Art Shows Hosted

Chican@ Art So Bad Ass Cheech Doesn’t Even Own. Fullerton CA Nov. 14th 2008

Rebel ARTillery: Art for a Change Ventura CA Sept. 12th-Nov. 26th 2010

Intellectual Desmadre Art Show Pasadena CA March 31st 2011

A Night for Kelsey Los Angeles CA Sept. 6th 2012

LA  Meets the Bay. Berkeley CA  Oct. 15th 2012

MozArt: An Artistic Tribute to Morrissey Boyle Heights CA Apr. 10th 2013

Tributo al Cine Mexicano Highland Park CA July 11th 2013

An Evening at Hogwarts Echo Park CA August 10th 2013

Beautiful Transylvania San Gabriel CA Oct. 26th 2013

With the Beatles: Artistic Tribute to the Beatles Los Angeles CA Apr. 26th 2014

Art X-Hibit: An X-men Art Show Los Angeles CA May 24th 2014

We Exist in LA. Boyle Heights CA Sept. 5th 2015

Artists For Teresa Mosqueda Seattle WA July 15th 2017

Art For Change Seattle WA December 2nd 2017

Central District Ice Cream Thursdae Volume 13 Seattle WA February 1st 2018

Central District Ice Cream Thursdae Volume 14 Seattle WA March 1st 2018

Central District Ice Cream Thursdae Volume 15 Seattle WA April  5th 2018

Central District Ice Cream Thursdae Volume 16 Seattle WA May 3rd 2018

Central District Ice Cream Thursdae Volume 16 Seattle WA June 7th 2018

Central District Ice Cream Thursdae Volume 18 Seattle WA July 5th 2018

Seattle Frida Fest Art Show. Seattle WA July 7th 2018

Multi Artist Art Shows Exhibited

Los Angeles Art Show and Art Contest Whittier CA June 25th 2011

El Velorio Los Angeles CA Oct. 28th 2011

100 Morbidly Cute Echo Park CA Dec.21st 2012

Wham Bang Pow Los Angeles May 10th 2013

CaminArte Los Angeles CA July 12th 2013

The Gallery: A night of Art and Fashion. Los Angeles CA Dec. 21st 2013

Verdugo Art Show Los Angeles CA Feb. 21 2014

Tierra de Oro Long Beach March 26th 2014

Art Noir Los Angeles CA Apr. 12th 2014

Lost in Wonderland Los Angeles CA July 20th 2014

Global Gumbo Los Angeles CA Aug. 8th 2014

Verdugo Art Show Los Angeles CA Dec. 18 2014

Art & Needles Pomona CA Feb. 8th 2015

One Night Stand Los Angeles CA Feb.21st 2015

Tierra de Oro Long Beach CA Apr. 15th 2015

Ink’d Chronicles Pomona CA July 15th 2015

Santa Fe Springs Artfest  Santa Fe Springs CA May 8th 2015

October Group Show at ChimMaya Gallery Los Angeles CA October 25th 2017

Latin Arts Festival and Juried Art Show Tacoma WA August 27th 2016

Fiestas Patrias Art Show at the Seattle Center. Seattle WA Sept 17-18 2016

Art and Action. Seattle WA Mar. 2nd 2017

Latin Arts Festival and Juried Art Show Tacoma WA August 26th 2017 (Second Place Winner)

Fiestas Patrias Art Show at Seattle Center. Seattle WA Sept 16th-17th 2017 (People's Choice Winner)

Central District Ice Cream Featured Artist of the Month Seattle WA January 2018

City of Kent Art Show. Kent WA June 6th 2018

Concha Con Los Angeles June 23rd 2018 

Latin Arts Festival and Juried Art Show Tacoma WA August 25th 2018 (Third Place Winner)

Emergencia Artistica A/NT GallerySeattle WA September 8th-30th 2018

Latinx South Seattle College Art Gallery Seattle WA September 24th-October 18th 2018

(Where) Do We Belong Center on Contemporary Art Seattle WA October 4th-November 4th 2018