Bachrun LoMele

(559) 471-6983



Bachrun LoMele

Solo Exhibitions

2014-2016 Burn Pile / Confidence Booth / Hide Out, numerous non-traditional urban and rural venues, San Joaquin Valley, CA

2014 Hello!Plan, Marshall Arts, Memphis, TN

2014 Hide Out, Apothecary Gallery, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga

2012 Onflow, solo installation, Arts Visalia, Visalia, CA


Group Exhibitions

2017 6th Annual Juried International Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art, Irving Art Center, Irving, TX

2017 Currency: 11th Turner National Print Competition & Exhibition, Janet Turner Print Museum, California State University, Chico

2016 When Language Meets Art, Juried Competition, Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts, Lubbock, TX

2016 31st Annual Made in California Juried Exhibition, City of Brea Gallery, La Brea, CA

2016 Mugshots & Lineups, Gallery 1317, San Francisco, CA

2015 The Hatchery: Fortress, Badger, CA. Installation of Confidence Booth and co-curation; the sole U.S. location on an International City Tour organized by UAMO (Urban Arts and Media Organization), Munich, Germany

2015  4th Annual Juried International Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art, LuminArte Gallery, Dallas, TX 

2015  Terra Infirma: All Things Unsettled, GearBox Gallery, Oakland, CA

2015  1st Annual Online Competition, LA Artcore Brewery Annex, Los Angeles, CA

2015 The Writing on the Wall, The Painting Center, New York, NY; catalog

2014 10th National Print Competition Exhibition (Merit Award), Janet Turner Print Museum, California State University, Chico; catalog

2013 Wood, juried exhibition, Gallery 263, Cambridge, MA

2013 Structure, national juried exhibition, Arc Gallery, San Francisco, CA; on-line gallery artist; catalog

2013 Stonehouse Residency, installation of Punch Table, Miramonte, CA

2013 Memphis Social, Memphis, TN

2013 Hidden in Plain Sight, Provost & Pritchard, Visalia, CA

2012 Art Co-Opted, Matthews Gallery, Grand Theatre Center for the Arts, Tracy, CA

2011 The Hatchery: East of Fresno, Badger, CA. Installation and co-curation; catalog

2011 Linder Furniture Building. Storefront window installation. Tulare, CA

2011 Cohabit, Inhabit Gallery, Oakland, CA

2010 The Hatchery: Free Range, Badger, CA. Installation and suspended sculpture; catalog

2000 Two-person exhibition of prints and paintings, Chelsea Center, New York, NY



2014-2016 Central Valley Regional Foundation (formerly Fresno Regional Foundation) in partnership with the James Irvine Foundation, for Hide Out aka Confidence Booth

2014-2016 City of Visalia Community Arts Grant Program for Hide Out aka Confidence Booth



2010-present Co-founder, the HATCHERY art spaces, Badger, CA



2004-2008 Stonehouse Residency for the Contemporary Arts, Miramonte, CA



BFA 1980 Illustration, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA (Honors)

BFA 1976 Aesthetic Studies, University of California at Santa Cruz


Work History

1981-2000 Illustration, freelance editorial, advertising, and textile design, representation by Liz Sanders Agency, Los Angeles. Clients included:

ADweek                                                           McGraw Hill Publications
Barron’s                                                           Money Magazine
Boston Globe                                                   New York Times
Brooklyn Bridge                                               Parents
Business Week                                                Premier
Connoisseur Magazine                                    Time
Crain Communications Inc.                              Travel & Leisure
New York Daily News                                       Viacom
Gourmet Magazine                                           Wall Street Journal
Los Angeles Times                                           Working Mother
Mack and Moore (children’s clothing design)