Education

East Carolina University, 2014

Bachelor of Fine Arts

Concentration: Painting and Drawing

 

Awards
 
 
2016                           2nd Place Award, "3rd Annual Winter Juried Art Exhibition", Mooresville Arts, Mooresville, NC 
 
2015                           3rd Place Award, "Fourth Annual Open Juried Exhibition", Charlotte Fine Art Gallery, Charlotte, NC
                                    
                                    1st Place in Oil & Acrylic, "33rd Annual Fall Artfest", Mooresville Arts, Mooresville, NC
 
2014                           Award of Merit in Drawing, "2014 School of Art and Design Undergraduate Exhibition",
                                           East Carolina University
 
                                    FrameMakers/Barbour Strickland Award of Excellence, "2014 School of Art and Design                                                                                     Undergraduate Exhibition", East Carolina University

 

2013                          Tran and Marilyn Gordley Scholarship Recipient

 

Accomplishments

2014                          Participated in 8th Annual Research & Creative Achievement WeekMendenhall Student Center,                                                                     East Carolina University

 

                                    Participated in 6th Annual Art History Student Symposium at East Carolina University

 

2013-2014               ECU Painting Guild Secretary  

 

2012                          East Carolina Painting Guild Member

 

Exhibitions

 

2018                          “Pancakes & Booze Art Show”, The Underground, Charlotte, NC

 

2017                          “State of the Art: Art of the State”, Cameron Museum of Art, Wilmington, NC 

2016                          “2016 NC Artists Exhibition”, Raleigh Fine Arts Society, Betty Ray McCain Art Gallery at the                                                                               Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts, Raleigh, NC (Juror: Bradley Sumrall, Chief Curator                                                                 and Collections Manager of the Ogden Museum of Southern Art in New Orleans, LA)

 

                                   “3rd Annual Winter Juried Art Exhibition”, Mooresville Arts, Mooresville, NC (Juror: Larry Elder, owner                                                           of Elder Gallery in Charlotte, NC) 

 

                                   “2016 GMA Biennial Juried Art Exhibition”, Greenville Museum of Art, Greenville, NC (Juror: Theresa                                                               N. Hammond, Director and Curator of the GuilfordCollege Art Gallery in Greensboro, NC)

 

2015                          “Fourth Annual Open Juried Exhibition”, Charlotte Fine Art Gallery, Charlotte, NC (Juror: Jayne                                                                         Johnson, Professor of Art at Queens University, Charlotte, NC)

 

                                   “Bank of the Arts National Juried Show”, Craven Arts Council and Gallery, New Bern, NC

                                           (Juror: John Beerman, Artist, Hillsborough, NC) 

 

                                          “33rd Annual Fall Artfest”, Mooresville Arts, Mooresville, NC (Juror: Andy Braitman and Kelley Brugh,                                                     Andy Braitman: Artist and Lead Instructor at Braitman Gallery in Charlotte, NC, Kelley Brugh:                                                                     Artist and Instructor at Braitman Gallery in Charlotte, NC)  

 

                                   “On the Wall: National Juried Art Exhibition”, Pitt County Arts Council at Emerge, Greenville, NC

                                               (Juror: Brandon Cordrey, manages Flanders Gallery, administrative and programming assistant for Art                                                                      Access Inc., and instructor at Pullen Arts Center in Raleigh, NC)

 

2014                          “Bank of the Arts Juried Exhibition”, Craven Arts Council and Gallery, New Bern, NC (Juror: Tom                                                                       Grubb, Artist, NC)

 

                                   “SoAD Student Exhibition”, Wellington B. Gray Gallery, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

                                   “State of the Art: Art of the State”, Cameron Museum of Art, Wilmington, NC   

 

                                    RAW Natural Born Artists’ Art Show: “Panorama”, Neighborhood Theatre, Charlotte, NC

 

                                   “Fight or Flight”, Senior Solo Show Exhibition, Burroughs Wellcome Gallery, East Carolina                                                                                   University, Greenville, NC

 

                                   “School of Art and Design Juried Undergraduate Exhibition”, Gray Gallery, East Carolina                                                                                      University, Greenville, NC

 

                                   “The Schwa Show: National Juried Art Exhibition”, Pitt County Arts Council at Emerge,                                                                                         Greenville, NC (Juror: Holly Ann Scoggin, Professor of Painting and Drawing at Polk State                                                                           College in Winter Haven, Fl)

 

2013                         “School of Art and Design Juried Undergraduate Exhibition”, Gray Gallery, East Carolina                                                                                       University, Greenville, NC

 

 

 

 

Bibliography

 

                                    Cameron Museum of Art, “SOTA Artists: 596- Jose Grande Gomez- Charlotte”, December 2017.

                                           http://cameronartmuseum.org/sota/artwork.php?id=596

                                    Carol G. Stratton, “Mooresville exhibit boasts quality art”, January 29, 2016,                                              

                                           http://www.mooresvilleweekly.com/news/2016/1/29/8339/mooresville-exhibit-boasts-quality-art .

 

                                    Craven Arts Council & Gallery Inc., “Art Inspires Poetry: An anthology of ekphrastic poems and the art that                                            inspired them”, 2015.

 

 

2010 - present

2010 - present