Ilana Bloch

BORN Prague, Czechoslovakia
EDUCATION California State University, Northridge
Bachelor of Arts in Fine Art, 1969

California State University, Northridge
California Standard Secondary Teaching Credential, Art/German, 1970

Study with Hans Burkhardt, CSUN and Martin Lubner, UCLA

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Selected

2014 Summer Solstice, Culver City Art Walk, Ilana Bloch Studio 33, Culver City, CA
2000 Road to Somewhere New, Stark-Kikuchi Gallery, Venice, CA
1999 4th Annual Art Walk, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Muse and Art
Rental & Sales Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1995 The Spirit in Landscapes, Brand Library Art Galleries, Glendale, CA
1994 Inner Landscapes, Deborah Schiller Hadl Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1993 Postcards from LA, Deborah Schiller Hadl Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1991
Tropics, Off Sunset Gallery, West Hollywood, CA
1989 Invitation to the Garden,  Gallery Bianca, Santa Barbara, CA
1986 Reflections,  Studio 33, Los Angeles, CA
1982
New Paintings,  Studio 33, Los Angeles, CA
1980 Recent Painting,  Helen Drue Gallery, Venice, CA
1979 Marsha Rodell Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Selected

2011 Tel-Art-Phone, Beacon Arts Gallery, Curated by Mat Gleason,
Los Angeles, CA
2009 7 Artists From Israel to LA, Finegood Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Insight/Inside LA, Jose Drudis-Biada Gallery, Mt. Saint Mary’s College,
Curated by Jody Baral, Los Angeles, CA

Versions of Abstraction, Art Dimensions Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2008 California Dreamin’, LA to HI, Nu’uanu Gallery, Curated by Deanna Miller,
Honolulu, HI
2007 Group Show, Jose Drudis-Biada Art Gallery, Mt Saint Mary’s College,
Los Angeles, CA
2006 Highways and Byways, Pierce College Art Gallery, Curated by
Mary E. Oliver, Woodland Hills, CA
2002-03 Group Show, McLean Gallery, Malibu, CA
2001 Mail Art Exchange, in conjunction with “Made in California”
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
2000 Miniatures, Michael Himovitz Gallery, Sacramento, CA
1999 Memory and Meaning: The Holocaust Through the Eyes of the Artist,
     Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust, Los Angeles, CA
L.A. – February 1999, SITE at Arts, Inc., Los Angeles, CA
1998 29th Annual Juried Exhibition, Palm Springs Desert Museum,
Curated and Juried by Janet Bishop, Director of San Francisco Museum
of Modern Art, Palm Springs, CA
Group Exhibition,  The Sheridan Group, Los Angeles, CA
1997 Made, in California  City of Brea Gallery, Curated and Juried by Noel Korten,
Director of Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Brea, CA
1996 Exhibitions,  Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Art Rental and
Sales Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
L.A. Notables,  Deanna Izen Miller Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA
Women In Art , Valerie Miller Fine Art, Palm Desert, CA
Contemporary Urban Landscape,  Long Beach Arts, Juried by
David Starry Sheets, Gallery Owner, Long Beach, CA
1995 All Media Exhibition, Palos Verdes Art Center
Juried by Henry T. Hopkins, Director of UCLA/Armand Hammer
Museum, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
1994 Small Treasures,  Palos Verdes Art Center, Juried by Laddie John Dill, Artist,
Rancho Palos Verdes,CA

1993 Los Angeles Juried Exhibition,  Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery
Juried by Henry T. Hopkins, Director of UCLA/Armand Hammer,
Museum, Los Angeles, CA
All Media Exhibition, Palos Verdes Art Center, Juried by Emerson
Woelffer, Artist, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
1992 Los Angeles Landscapes,  California Bear Credit Union, Los Angeles, CA
1991 California Small Work,California Museum of Art, Sonoma County, CA,

Six Ways to See the Tropics, Bianca Art, Montecito, CA

1990 Fantastica, Art Walk and Benefit for the Los Angeles Free Clinic
Biota Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Natural Attitudes, Biota Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1989 Landscapes, Q Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

Deborah Schiller Hadl Fine Arts, Los Angeles, CA

1987 Black and White Part II, The Art Store, Los Angeles, CA
1979-86 Gallerie L.A., Westwood, CA
1982-83 Christie’s Contemporary Art, New York and London, England
1979-83 Soho Gallery, Venice, CA
1981 Springtime, Helen Drue Gallery, Venice, CA
In the Nude, Helen Drue Gallery, Venice, CA
1980 Group Show, Marshal Rodell Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1977 Lahaina Gallery, Maui, Hawaii
AUCTIONS AND BENEFITS
2002-11 Venice Art Walk, Silent Auction, Venice Family Clinic, Venice, CA
2008-2009 Jonathan Art Foundation, Auction, Los Angeles, CA
2004 Vista del Mar, Child and family service, studio art tour and auction
     Ilana Bloch, Laddie John Dill, and Anne Thornycroft, Venice, CA
2001-03 Friends of the Junior Arts Center, Art Auction, Barnsdalll Art Park,
Los Angeles, CA
PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITES
1978-13 Owner/ Instructor of Fine Art Ilana Bloch Studio 33, Culver City, CA
2008-13 American Jewish University, Art Department, Los Angeles, CA
1983-87 Brentwood Art Center, Los Angeles, CA
1971-74 Alemany High School, Mission Hills, CA
PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Selected Adams, Duque and Hazeltine, Los Angeles, CA
Bel-Air Bay Club, Los Angeles, CA
Beverly Rodeo Hotel, Beverly Hills, CA
Birtcher Corporation, Beverly Hills, CA
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA
Chemical Bank, Century City, CA
Directors Guild of America, Los Angeles, CA
First Interstate Bank Corporate Offices, Los Angeles, CA
Gibson Dunn & Crutcher Art Collection, Los Angeles, CA
Jon Douglas Realty Company, Brentwood, CA
Pico Rivera City Hall, Pico Rivera, CA
Rockwell International Corporation, Canoga Park, CA
Sumitomo Bank of California, Los Angeles, CA
Taylor, Roth, Bush & Geffner, Los Angeles, CA
UCLA Medical Center, Tiverton House, Los Angeles, CA
Univision Music Group, Los Angeles, CA
Wells Fargo Bank Corporate Offices, Los Angeles, CA
PUBLICATIONS
Santa Monica Bay Memories,” Santa Monica Book, Published by Crussell Fine
     Arts, Orange, CA, 2010

Hollywood,” Cover Art for Social Work Macro Practice, Third Edition, by
     Netting, Kettner & McMurty, Published by Pearson, New York, NY, 2004

Surf and Turf,” Cover Art for The Gentle Man, Poems by Bart Edelman,
     Published by Red Hen Press, Los Angeles, CA, 2001

Hollywood Blues,” America West Airlines Magazine, “City at the Edge” by Peter
     Heller, Los Angeles, CA, 2000

Century City View,” Cover Art for Eclipse, A Literary Journal, Vol. II No. I,
     Published by Glendale Community College, Glendale, CA, 2000

Dad II,” Cover Art for “Family Torn Apart” for Unfree Associations,
     by Gottfried R. Bloch, Published by Red Hen Press, Los Angeles,
     CA, 1999

Dragon Slayer,” Cover Art for The Alphabet of Love, Poems by Bart Edelman,
     Published by Red Hen Press, Los Angeles, CA, 1999

Inner Landscapes XI,” Cover Art for Instead of Indonesia, Poems by Sarah Bein,
     Published by Red Hen Press, Los Angeles, CA, 1998

Beverly Hills Fountain,” Brindlefish, Published by Eric Junker, Handprinted by
     Cyclops Fine Art, Limited Edition, Los Angeles, CA, 1994

BIBLIOGRAPHY
Klein, Michael. Catalogue, New American Paintings, December 2004.

A Learning Link to the Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery,” Living Section,
     Los Angeles Times, March, 2001.

Bell, Clare. Catalogue, New American Paintings, December 1997.

Kapitanoff, Nancy. Review, Los Angeles Times, September 1995.

Woodward, Josef. Review, “Raw Gardens and Polished Stone,
     The Independent, Santa Barbara, October 1989.