SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2018

  • Camarillo Art Center, Rootless - Power Through Art group show

  • Dab Arts | Artsy, In a World, Online Exclusive show

  • Hillcrest Center for the Arts, Thousand Oaks, CA, group show

  • Contemporary Art Gallery Online, All Women Show, group show

  • Art City Studios Gallery, Ventura, CA, Bodies of Proof, group show

  • The Artist Table's 2018 All Women Exhibition, online group show

  • Kavli Theater Gallery, SHE, Thousand Oaks, CA, group show

  • Bank of America, Ojai, CA, solo exhibit

  • Lichthof Kunstfabrik, Bremen, Germany, Rootless, group show

  • Ventura College East Campus, Santa Paula, CA, solo exhibit

  • Bell Arts Factory, Ventura, CA, Women and Their Art, group show

2017

  • Comstock & Calhoun Real Estate Co., Ventura, CA, Rootless, group show

  • Colors of Humanity Art Gallery, Wet Paint Online Exhibit

  • Arts Council of Conejo Valley, Rootless, UBS Westlake Village, CA, group show

  • Comstock & Calhoun Real Estate Co., Ventura, CA, solo show

2016 

  • Studio Channel Islands Blackboard Gallery, In The Dark, Camarillo, CA, Pop-up art exhibit

  • Namba Arts Center, Denizen, Survey of Portraits, Ventura, CA, curated by Dabarts

  • Super Wonder Gallery, Reversion, Toronto, ON,  juried by Daniel Anaka

  • 7th Annual ISAP International Open Online Show, juried by Stephen Quiller

  • Contemporary Art Gallery Online, All Women Show

  • Downey Civic Theater, Tempest, Downey, CA

2015

  • Studio Channel Islands Art Center, Harmony and Mirth, Camarillo, CA

  • Colors of Humanity, Blue 2015, online group show

  • The Artist Table online art gallery, Ladies First, juried by Yael, Tamar, Shira Van der Wouden

  • Las Laguna Gallery, Talent Plus, Laguna Beach, CA

  • Arts for Earth Foundation, Earth Spirit Exhibit, Ventura, CA

  • NCA Inc., Bold Expressions, Sacramento, CA, Juried by Margot Schulzke 

  • TAG Gallery, California Open Exhibition, Santa Monica, CA, Juried by Jim Morphesis

  • Ventura Arts Council, Portraits, Ventura, CA

  • Buenaventura Art Association, Ventura, CA, Solo show, April 7-May 2

  • The HUD Gallery, Ventura, CA, group exhibit

2014

  • Buenaventura Art Association, Ventura, CA, Member show 2014

EDUCATION

  • Antelope Valley College, Lancaster, CA 

  • Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art, Van Nuys, CA

  • La Verne University, La Verne, CA - Master of Arts in Educational Management

  • Chapman University, Orange, CA - Bachelor of Arts in Social Science

AWARDS

2018

  • Contemporary Art Gallery Online, All Women Show, 6th place, Self Observer

  • The Artist Table's 2018 All Women Exhibition, Staff Pick Award: Self Observer

2017

  • Circle Quarterly Magazine Contest, Circle Quarterly Art Review, Fall 2017

  • Second place in the 22nd Online Contest: Back cover of the book "Important World Artists" Volume 2, Self Observer

2016

  • Finalist in the Portraits/Figures category of The Artist's Magazine 33rd Annual Art Competition, Art Peace 

  • Second placeISAP, 7th International Open On Line Show

  • First PlaceArt Gallery Online, All Women

2015

  • First PlaceColors of Humanity, Blue

  • Bronze winnerArt Forward Contests, Past and Present

  • Second placeArts for Earth, Ventura, Earth Spirit Exhibit

  • Evelyn Michell Memorial AwardNCA Inc., Sacramento Fine Arts

  • First placeBuenaventura Art Association, Ventura, BAA 29th Annual Open Competition

  • Honorable mentionArtist Compete-Art Preferred

2014

  • Merit awardBuenaventura Art Association, Ventura, HV Member Show

ORGANIZATIONS

  • Ventura Artist Union, 415 Howard St., Ventura, CA 93003-4532

  • Circle Foundation of the Arts,  https://circle-arts.com/mariana-peirano/

  • TreeSisters - Women Seeding Change, www.treesisters.org, Bristol BS1 5UH UK

  • Los Angeles Art Association, 825 N. La Cienega Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90069

  • Buenaventura Art Association,700 E Santa Clara St. Ventura, CA 93001

  • Portrait Society of America, P.O. Box 11272, Tallahassee, FL 32302

  • Studio Channel Islands Art Center, 2222 E Ventura Blvd.Camarillo, CA 93010