Education

2016
Master of Fine Arts, School of Visual Art, New York, NY

2013               
Bachelor of Fine Arts with Highest Honors, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York


Select Group Exhibitions

2017
Mapping Experience, UVM Living and Learning Gallery, Burlington, VT (October)
Blue, Lowe Mill, Huntsville, AL (September)
Bigger, Bolder, Better, 470 Vanderbilt, Chashama, Brooklyn, NY
Open Wide 8, Curator Cara Manes, BWAC Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Black Box, Boeckercontemporary, Heidelberg, GER
Novelty Fun Pack, Studios Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Through The Rabbit Hole 2, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Illegal Fashion Runway, WhiteBox Gallery, New York, NY
Nasty Women, The Knockdown Center, Maspeth, NY
Greg Mort yOUR eARTH – The Art of Stewardship, Rosenberg Gallery, Baltimore, MD

2016               
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, and the 4th R-Reimagine, Old Pfizer Building, Brooklyn, NY

Breach, The Rabbit Hole, Brooklyn, NY
Popular Culture is Where the Pedagogy Is, The Hole, New York, NY
The Tide, SVA Flatiron Gallery, New York, NY
Nation IV/Through the Rabbit Hole, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2015               
Battle of the Masters, Open Gallery Space, New York, NY

Haverstraw RiverArts Festival, Emeline Park, Haverstraw, NY
So Hot Right Now, SVA Chelsea Gallery, New York, NY
Last Dance @ the Old Gem, Old Gem Store, Brooklyn, NY
Light Industrial Ecosystem, Garner Arts Center, Garnerville, NY
Nation III/Circle the Wagons, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2014               
Palisades December Showcase, Palisades906, Brooklyn, NY

Like No Other Sculpture Show on Earth, Pizza on Earth, Charlotte, VT
Material Disruption 2, Art Factory, Patterson Walk, Patterson, NJ
#mutualbenefit , Brooklyn Fire Proof, Brooklyn, NY
Material Disruption, Loft594, Brooklyn, NY
Nation II/At the Alamo, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2013               
Salon906, Palisades906, Brooklyn, NY

Drawings by the People, East Hall Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
Eureka, Loft594, Brooklyn, NY
Effigy, The Painting Center, New York, NY
Flameproof II, Art Helix Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Flameproof II, Westbeth Gallery, New York, NY
2013 Graduate Exhibition, Schafler Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
Flameproof, Curator Eugenie Tsai, Seagram Building, New York, NY
Clean Slate, Thesis, East Hall Gallery, Pratt Institute, New York, NY
Pratt +Parsons, NRM Gallery, Parsons, New York, NY

2012               
LaTable des Artists, LaTable des Artists, Paris, FR

Summer Residents, Fine Arts Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
Technical Difficulties, Greenpoint Gallery, Greenpoint, NY
Winter Solstice, East Hall Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

2011               
Drawing Invitational, Dekalb Gallery, Pratt, Brooklyn, NY

2010               
13 Artists, Gallery 13, Brooklyn, NY


Selected Bibliography

2017
Exhibitions, New York Rag, access date: September 14, 2017.
https://newyorkrag.com/2017/09/12/listing-julio-mejia-void-of-death-exhibit-at-city-college-center-for-the-arts/
Global Events, ArtSlant, access date: September 8, 2017.
https://www.artslant.com/global/events/show/454292-void-of-death

2015               
Rivertown Magazine, August 2015, Haverstraw, NY

2014               
The Student Bulletin 2014/15, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

CCPS Summer Catalogue, Pratt Institute, Manhattan, NY     

2013               
Year End Appeal Campaign, Anderson Ranch, Snowmass, CO

 

Presentations/Workshops

2017
Workshop, Inside/Outside Summer Series, COPE NYC, Queens Museum, Queens, NY, August 3
Panel, Juxtapostions, TransBorder Art, New York, NY, July 1.
Presentation, Continuing Education, Mixing Light and Subtractive Color, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, June 1.
Panel Moderator, NYC Creative Salon, Structure, Studio CD, New York, NY, April 27
Presentation, Continuing Education, Mixing Light and Transparencies, Pratt Institute, New York, NY, February 22.

2016               
Workshop, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and the 4th R-Reimagine, COPE NYC, Brooklyn, NY, November 16.

Presentation, Continuing Education, Additive Color, Color Theory for Artists and Designers, Pratt Institute, New York, NY,
October 15.

Presentation, Summer Study Program, Sotheby’s Institute of Art, New York, NY, July 23.

2015               
Presentation, Undergraduate, Art Worlds: UG Professional Practices, Pratt Institute, December 15.                          


Residency

2016          
COPE NYC Artist In Residence, Old Pfizer Building, Brooklyn, NY


Curatorial Projects

2017
Void of Death, Aaron Davis Hall, City College of New York, New York, NY (September)

2016               
What’s In A Landscape, Fine Arts Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

Remainder of 1, co-curated with Dakota Sica, Steuben Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

2015               
Pluralism in Art, DeKalb Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

2014               
Artober Art Walk, Drawings on Myrtle, Brooklyn, NY

2013               
Flameproof II, Westbeth Gallery, New York, NY



Film/Performance

2016                The Forest Never Tells, Featured Extra, Charles Lee
2015                IN SITU: A project by Cheryl Wing-Zi Wong and Clifford Owens, SVA MCP Project Space, New York, NY

Awards

2013               
Award for Excellence in Academic Achievement, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY                      

2010               
Presidential Merit Scholarship, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

2009               
Presidential Merit Scholarship, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

 
Professional Service and Affiliations  

Pratt Institute Alumni Advisory Committee2013 – Present
NYC Creative Salon, 2016 – Present  
ArtShape Mammoth, 2014 – 2015      
Bushwick Art Crit Group, 2014 – 2015      
Loft594 Artists, 2014                  
Coalition Against Child Abuse and Neglect, 2000 – 2003