CV

Born 1963, Guayaquil, Ecuador.

EDUCATION:

BFA - University of Florida, Gainesville, Fl
BA in Design - Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, Ca

EXHIBITS:

museum solo

2008.
"Wolfgang Bloch: The Colors of Coincidence", Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, Ca [view]

museum group

2011.
"Tracking Nature", Wolfgang Bloch and Lawrence LaBianca, Bolinas Museum, Bolinas, Ca [view]

2010.
"Art Shack", Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, Ca [view]
"The Oscene 2010: Contemporary Art and Culture in OC", Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, Ca [view]
"H20 - the Element of Water in Art", Bolinas Museum, Bolinas, Ca [view]

2007.
"Art Auction = Stimulus", Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, Ca
"The Happening OCMA", Orange County Museum Of Art, Newport Beach, Ca

2006.
"Mostra Internacional Da Arte E Cultura Surf", MIS, Sao Paulo, Brasil

gallery solo

2015.
"Wolfgang Bloch: Against the Tide", Scape Gallery, Corona Del Mar, Ca

2014.
"Wolfgang Bloch", Hespe Gallery, San Francisco, Ca

2012.
"Wolfgang Bloch: New Work", Hespe Gallery, San Francisco, Ca
"Wolfgang Bloch", SCAPE Gallery, Corona Del Mar, Ca

2010.
"Wolfgang Bloch", Scape, Corona Del Mar, Ca

2009.
"Wolfgang Bloch", Canvas, Malibu, Ca
"Wolfgang Bloch: The Movement of Water and Sky", The Surf Gallery, Laguna Beach, Ca

2006.
"Forgotten Beauty", The Surf Gallery, Laguna Beach, Ca

2003.
"Wolfgang Bloch: An Exploration Into Color Fields", Urban Earth Gallery, Corona Del Mar, Ca
"Wolfgang Bloch: Color, Texture, Water", The Surf Gallery, Laguna Beach, Ca

gallery group

2015.
"Wheels and Waves", Biarritz, France
"This is not Surf Art", Surfing Heritage Foundation, San Clemente, Ca
"Realigning Horizons: Recent works by Wolfgang Bloch and Alrik Yuill", Jamie Brooks Fine Art, Costa Mesa, Ca

2014.
"ArtMRKT SF", Hespe Gallery, San Francisco, Ca

2013.
"ArtMRKT SF", Hespe Gallery, San Francisco, Ca

2012.
"ArtMRKT SF", Hespe Gallery, San Francisco, Ca

2011.
"ArtMRKT SF", Hespe Gallery, San Francisco, Ca

2010.
"Swell", Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York, NY
"Where Oceans Converge", LBIF, Loveladies, NJ

2009.
"In a Different Light: Paintings by Charles Arnoldi, Wolfgang Bloch, Andy Moses, Ed Moses, Ned Evans, David Lloyd", Eric Phleger Gallery, Encinitas, Ca

2008.
"The Happening Sydney", Sydney, Australia
"The Happening London", London, England

2007.
"The Happening NY", Milk Studios, New York, Ny
"Greenroom Festival", Yokohama, Japan
"Summer Group Show", Diane Debilzan Gallery, Laguna Beach, Ca
"Wolfgang Bloch - Joe Curren - David Lloyd", The Surf Gallery, Laguna Beach, Ca

2006.
"Greenroom Festival", Yokohama, Japan

2005.
"Greenroom Festival", Yokohama, Japan
"Jeff Canham, Andy Davis & Wolfgang Bloch", Medium Gallery, Chigasaki, Japan
"John Severson & Wolfgang Bloch", Driftwood Gallery, Newquay, England
"Art For The Oceans", Milk Studios, New York, Ny
"Wolfgang Bloch & Patrick Trefz", The Surf Gallery, Laguna Beach, Ca

2004.
"Mostra Internacional Da Arte E Cultura Surf", Bienal Pavilion, Sao Paulo, Brasil
"The Moonshine Festival", The Festival of Arts, Laguna Beach, Ca
"The Internationals: Wolfgang Bloch & Andrew Kidman", Pacific Surf Gallery, Cardiff, Ca
"Greatest Hits", Cassius King Gallery, San Diego, Ca

2003.
"Surfer Magazines State Of The Art", The Surf Gallery, Laguna Beach, Ca
"The Moonshine Festival", Seven Degrees Gallery, Laguna Beach, Ca

BOOKS:

2010.
"Surfrider Foundation Art For The Oceans", T. Adler Books, Santa Barbara, Ca, pages 26, 61

2008.
"Wolfgang Bloch; The Colors of Coincidence", Mike Stice author, David Carson design - Chronicle Books, SF, Ca

2007.
"The Happening: Art, Film and Music", Exhibit at OCMA Catalog, pages 20, 21

2006.
"Elogio del Surf", Madeira Giacci - Castelvecchi Books, Rome, Italy, page 142

2004.
"Zero Break", Matt Warshaw - Harcourt Books, Fl, page 341

COLLECTIONS:

CORPORATE:
Billabong USA, Irvine, Ca
Brushfire Records, Los Angeles, Ca
Everloving Records, Los Angeles, Ca
Four Seasons Resort, Kuda Huraa
One Eighteen Advertising, Los Angeles, Ca
Patagonia, Ventura, Ca
Quiksilver, Huntington Beach, Ca
Tikehau Resort, Tahiti
Tool of North America, Santa Monica, Ca

PRIVATE:
Jack Johnson
Nancy Sinatra
Robert Englund
Richard Burgi
Carson Palmer
Brett Mayne
David Carson
Paul Naude
Fernando Aguerre
Bob McKnight
Peter Buckley
J.P. Plunier
Kelly Slater,
Mike Doyle
Chris Malloy
Randy Rarick
Art Brewer
Jeff Divine