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SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
2013 “Moments of Grace”, Big Umbrella Studios, San Francisco, CA.

2013 “The Works of Scape Martinez”, Gadsden Museum of Art, Gadsden, AL.

2005 “Scape Martinez”, City Hall, San Jose, CA.
2005 “State of the County Address”, County of Santa Clara Administration, San Jose, CA.
2002 “Edward Scape Martinez”, Cultural Initiatives Silicon Valley, San Jose, CA.
2002 “Work From Osorio Residency”, MACLA, San Jose Center for Latino Arts, San Jose, CA.
1999 “Urban Scribes”, MACLA, San Jose Center for Latino Arts, San Jose, CA.

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2013 “City Hall Exhibit 2013”, City Hall, San Francisco, CA.

2009 “Pachanga 2009”, Galeria de la Raza, San Francisco, CA.
2008 “10th Annual Latino Art Auction”, MACLA, San Jose, CA.
2004 “Coasticated”, Punch Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
2001 “Hip Hop Nation”, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA.
2001 “Open Juried Show, Los Gatos Museum of Art, Los Gatos, CA.
2000 “Benchmarks Exhibit”, MACLA, San Jose Center for Latino Arts, San Jose, CA. 2000 “Movement In Space”, San Jose City College, San Jose, CA.

 

COMMISSIONS
2013 "Voices of EPA", Creative Work Fund, East Palo Alto, CA.

2011 Public Art Commission, Morgan Hill Public Library, Friends of the Morgan Hill Library/JPA, Morgan Hill, CA.
2007 Public Art Commission, Roosevelt Community Center, Office of Cultural Affairs, San Jose, CA.
2003 “East Palo Alto” Public Mural, East Palo Alto Mural Arts Program, East Palo Alto, CA.
2003 “Stanford Law” Public Mural, Stanford University Student Law Association, Stanford, CA.

 

EXPERIENCE
2014 Artist Apperance, Longines Masters Grand Slam, Los Angeles, CA.

2014 Artist Profile/ “The Art of Screaming in Color”, KQED Public Media, San Francisco, CA.

2014 Artist Profile/ “Graffiti Art/ Scaling”, PBS Learning Media, Arlington, VA.

2011 Aaron Brothers Multimedia Collaboration/ “Artrageous”, Aaron Brothers Art Stores, Dallas, TX.
2011 Crescent Paper Multimedia Collaboration/ “Graffiti Paper ”, Crescent Paper Company, Wheeling, IL.
2008 Multimedia Artist/ Designer and Founder, Real Smart Studios, San Jose, CA.
2003 Coming Up Taller Semifinalist, Silicon Valley Children’s Fund Kids Art Education Program, Santa Clara County Children’s Shelter, San Jose, CA.
2000 Artist In Residence; Pepon Osorio Residency, MACLA, San Jose, CA.
1998-03 Art Director Assistant, Santa Clara County Children’s Shelter, San Jose, CA.

 

LECTURES & PANEL DISCUSSIONS
2014 “Who We Be” Panel Discussion, MACLA, San Jose, CA.

2011 “Finding Your Future” Lecture, Las Positas College, Livermore, CA.
2010 “Life Is A Giant Canvas & I Just Happen to Have A Lot of Paint” Lecture, Mount Pleasant Theatre, San Jose, CA.
2010 “Architecture & Street Art” Panel Discussion, Sacred Heart Prep School, Atherton, CA.
2009 “GRAFF: the Art & Technique of Graffiti” Lecture, Andrew Hill Theatre, San Jose, CA.
2005 “Time-Out for Diversity” Panel Discussion, San Jose Mercury News, San Jose, CA.
2005 “Understanding Graffiti” Urban Growth Youth and Educators Conference, Washington United Youth Center, San Jose, CA.
2001 “Artefactos of Urban Arts”, Arte Americas, Fresno, CA.
2001 “Style Wars”, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA.

 

CURATED STUDENT EXHIBITIONS
2000 “Through a Child’s Eye”, Art from residents of the Children’s Shelter, Forbes Museum, Los Gatos, CA.
2000 “Children’s Shelter Art”, Superior Court, San Jose, CA.
1999 “Children’s Shelter Art”, Los Gatos Museum, Los Gatos, CA.

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY
2010 Enos, Kelly. “Graffiti Artist Scape Martinez Works With Students from San Jose to Atherton”, San Jose Mercury News, December 30, 2010.
2008 Fisher, Patty. “Graffiti Art Comes in from the Cold”, San Jose Mercury News, December 13, 2008.
2000 Golonu, Berin. “Benchmark”, Artweek, June 2000. 2000 Fischer, Jack. “Big Time Assist”, San Jose Mercury News, June 25, 2000.

 

CAREER RELATED EXPERIENCE
2011 Artist in Residence, GAP Program, Mural Music & Arts Program, Menlo Park, CA.
2011 “GRAFF 2: Next Level Graffiti Techniques”, Published by F&W Media, Cincinnati Ohio.
2009 “GRAFF: the Art & Technique of Graffiti”, Published by F&W Media, Cincinnati Ohio.

 

EDUCATION
1997 Individualized Coursework in Fine Arts, De Anza College, Cupertino, CA.
1995 David Grey Studios, Film Workshop, San Jose, CA.
1994 Mykelti Williamson, Film Workshop, Los Angeles, CA.
1989 San Jose City College, Fine Art, San Jose, CA.