JORG DUBIN BIOGRAPHY



[ Exhibitions | Publications | Collections ]



BORN:        
Eugene, Oregon, December 6, 1955.

LIVES:         
Laguna Beach, CA.    949-497-2618

EDUCATION:           
Art Institute of Southern California
Stephen Douglas, Kris Cox.



SELECTED EXHIBITIONS:
2005   
Robert Berman Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.,  JORG DUBIN, NEW PAINTINGS         

2004   
Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Bch, CA.  THE OsCene, A survey of art and culture in Orange County
BC Space Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA. MEAN TIMES BACK AT HOME
Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA. SUMMER SHOW
Solomon Dubnick Gallery, Sacramento, CA, THE THREE GRACES
Robert Berman gallery, Santa Monica, CA. 25th. Anniversary Group Exhibition.
Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CAFUNNY BUSINESS: Humor in art from the permanent collection

2003   
Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA, PAINTINGS FROM 2003
Art Institute of California, O.C. PAINTING TODAY, Group Exhibition
Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, CA  Juried Exhibition. Juror : Gordon Fuglie, Director, Laband Gallery, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, Ca
BC Space, Laguna Beach, CA.  PRETTY LIES / DIRTY TRUTHS Group exhibition

2002    Robert Berman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.  A THOUSAND CLOWNS, Group Exhibition 
Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA, NEW PAINTINGS
The Second City Gallery, Long Beach, CA, “LIVING AND DYING”
Juror, Michael Darling, Assistant Curator, MOCA, Los Angeles
OCCCA, Santa Ana, CA.  OOPARTS 11
Square Blue Gallery, Newport Beach, CA. PAINTER’S PAINTERS

2001   
Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA. PRESENTING L.A.
Art Institute of Southern California, Laguna Beach, CA. JORG R. DUBIN : NEW PAINTINGS
Arnot Art Museum, Elmira, NY. RE-PRESENTING REPRESENTATION Group Show
Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA. NEW WORK

2000   
Allan Stone Gallery, New York, N.Y.  TALENT 2000                                                          
Frye Museum, Seattle, WA.  PRESENTING L.A.
OCCCA, Santa Ana, CA.  EXTREME: ILL-MANNERED ART
John Pence Gallery, San Francisco, CA. American Artist, REALISM TODAY
The Loft Gallery, San Pedro, CA.  2x2
OCCCA, Santa Ana, CA.  20/20
Long Beach Arts, Long Beach, CA. THE FIGURE
San Bernardino County Museum, GROUP EXHIBITION

1999           
California State University, Los Angeles, CA.  FIGURE THIS: THE FIGURE AS EXPRESSED BY ARTISTS IN A VARIETY OF MEDIA
California State University, Fullerton, CA.  COURTING THE MUSE: CONTEMPORARY PICTURES; HISTORICAL INFLUENCES
Period Gallery, Omaha, Nebraska.  REALISM 99
Long Beach Arts, Long Beach, CA.  GO FIGURE
Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, CA. GROUP EXHIBITION

1998   
BC Space, Laguna Beach, CA.  TWO VIEWS FROM THE EDGE
Long Beach Arts, Long Beach, CA.  THAT FIGURES

1997   
Site Gallery, Los Angeles, CA. NATIONAL COMPETITION EXHIBITION, Henry Hopkins, juror
Huntington Beach Art Center, Huntington Beach, CA. TWO MAN EXHIBITION
Chapman University Guggenheim Gallery, Orange, CA. O.C.V.A. ANNUAL
Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach , CA SOUTHERN CA. OPEN JURIED COMPETITION                                           

1996   
La Luz De Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.  21st. CENTURY TIKI
The Loft Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA.  GROUP EXHIBITION
Chapman University Guggenheim Gallery, Orange, CA.  LEAP OF FAITH

1995           
F.A.C.T. Exhibition Space, Laguna Beach, CA.  UNDER ATTACK

1994           
Mendenhall Gallery, Pasadena, CA.  TWO MAN EXHIBITION
Concordia University, Irvine, CA.  JORG R. DUBIN, RECENT WORK
Art Institute of Southern California, Laguna Beach, CA.  BEST OF LAGUNA
Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA.  GROUP EXHIBITION

1993   
Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA.  HAND AND SPIRIT; 1918-1993

1992   
South Bay Contemporary Museum of Art, Torrance, CA.  QUESTION Of BALANCE
BC SPACE, Laguna Beach, CA.  SERIOUSLY SENSUAL
Nese Gallery, Santa Ana, CA.  UNCENSORED

1991   
Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA.  GROUP EXHIBITION
Modern Museum of Art, Santa Ana, CA. CALIFORNIA PERSPECTIVE

1990   
Koll Center, Newport Beach, CA.  INDUSTRIOUS ARTISTS/INDUSTRIAL MATERIALS
Diane Nelson Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA.  JORG R. DUBIN/CURRENT WORK
Gallery of Functional Art, Santa Monica, CA.  SCREENS AND BOXES
Artworks Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA.  FUNCTIONAL ARTFORMS
Kimzey/Miller Gallery, Seattle, WA.  GROUP EXHIBITION

1989   
Diane Nelson Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA.  FUNCTIONAL ART
Diane Nelson Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA.  CLASSIC SHEETMETAL

1984   
Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA. ART IN CLAY

1983   
Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA.  ORANGE COUNTY CLAY
Marcia Rodell Gallery, Los Angeles, Ca.  GROUP EXHIBITION
Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA.  ALL MEDIA EXHIBITION        
Gallery Eight, La Jolla, CA.  EARTH, WIND, FIRE         

1982   
Marcia Rodell Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.  AMERICAN RAKU
Mount St. Mary’s College, Los Angeles, CA.  SCULPTURAL VIEWPOINT

1981   
Mills House Gallery, Garden Grove, CA.  GROUP EXHIBITION

1980   
Senior Eye Gallery, Long Beach, CA.  Jorg R. Dubin RECENT WORK



PUBLICATIONS:        
Goldner, Liz, “Artistic Dialogue” OC METRO, Nov. 2004
Ollman, Leah, “Vibrant shades of Orange County in ‘The OsCene’ Los Angeles Times, Dec. 2004
Chang, Richard, “ Celebrating O.C.’s own scene”. O.C. Register, Nov. 2004 
Dalkey, Victoria, “Reinterpreting the Three graces”, Sacramento Bee, Nov. 2004
Griffith, Jackson, “Splendor, mirth, and good cheer”, News Review, Nov. 2004
Schoenkopf, Rebecca, “Now that’s what I call art”, OC Weekly, Nov, 2004
Walsh, Daniella, “ Mean times strikes a balance”, OC Register, Oct. 2004
Carasso, Roberta, “ Jorg Dubin surpasses himself”, OC Register, Dec 2003          
Walsh, Daniella, “Portrait artist Jorg Dubin captures reality” Riviera Magazine, Oct. 2003
Carasso, Roberta, “ Five artists portray varying perceptions of the Human form”. O.C.Register/ News Post, Aug. 2003
Schoenkopf, Rebecca, “ All this senseless beauty” O.O.Weekly, Aug. 2003
Mendenhall, Lauri, “ Unexpected moods”. Coast magazine, Dec. 2002
Walsh, Daniella, “ Art for many preferences “ OC Register, Dec. 2002
Carasso, Roberta, “ Jorg Dubin, Recent paintings, Dec.2002, Artscene Magazine, Los Angeles, CA.
Haithman, Diane, “ Where rubbernecks meet rubber noses”, Oct 2002 Los Angeles Times
Mendenhall, Lauri, “ Painter’s Painters “, May 2002, Coast Magazine
Carasso, Roberta, “ Telling visual stories through portrait “, April 2002 Orange County Home
Carasso, Roberta, “ Artist depicts human condition “Orange Co. Register: Aug. 2, 2001
Schoenkopf, Rebecca, “Dark, but not sad” OC weekly; Aug 2, 2001
Walsh, Brendan, “Pictorial Cali-Style: Art you can recognize is focus Of art museum’s newest exhibit”, Corpus Christi Caller-Times, Apr. 2, 2001
Fuglie, Gordon, “ Representing L.A.”, JUXTAPOZ MAGAZINE, Volume 9, Number 3, May/June 2001
Fuglie, Gordon, “ A new exhibit documents the recent resurgence of Representational art in Southern California”, Southwest Art, Jan. 2001
Hackett, Regina, “ LA realists reach for edge at Frye”. Seattle Union Record, Dec. 2000
Farr, Shelia, “ A breath of fresh air from LA”. Seattle union Record, Dec. 2000
Wagonfeld, Judy, “ Inside LaLa land: Frye show exposes a swatch of Grit”, Seattle Post Intelligencer, Dec 2000
Pucci, Carol: Seattle plays host to an exhibit that can’t find a home In California”, Seattle Times, Dec. 2000
American Artist Magazine, Special Issue, “ REALISM TODAY “,ISSN 0002-7375, Oct. 2000
Zaczek, Iain, DOG; A dog’s life in art and literature, Published by: Watson- Guptill, ISBN 0-8230-1298-0, March 2000
Carasso, Roberta,  “ Dubin spreads allegorical realism”, The Register, December 1999
Tapley, George,  “Courting the Muse”, Cal State Fullerton, Artweek June 1999
Schoenkopf, Rebecca, “Next please, What the world needs is a good Renaissance, Orange county weekly, April, 1999
Von Mizener, Donna and Novikoff, Nadia, Courting the Muse, Catalogue, Published by, California State University, Fullerton, April 1999            
Besbris, Becki,  “Artists present edgy urban exhibit”, The Register, May 1998
Schoenkopf, Rebecca,  “Real art, a must see”, Orange County Weekly, March 1997
Poeschl, Sian,  “Questions, not answers, fill artist’s work”, The Register, June 1997



SELECTED COLLECTIONS:
Laguna Art Museum
Art Institute of Southern California
Concordia University
The Jeffery Evans Tucker Collection
Mr. Barry Brief
Mr. And Mrs. Donald Beall
City of Laguna Beach, CA
Bank Of America, Corp  
I Base T, Corporation
City of Brea, CA


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