Laurie Piña

b. 1990 San Diego, CA

 

Education

BA in English and Film & Media Studies, UC Santa Barbara, 2011 

 

Self-Published Work

The Maiden and the Mole (2018)

How to Tame a Lion (2017)

Little Angel, Little Monkey (2016)

Early (2015)

Zzz: Selected Dreams II (2015)

Zzz: Selected Dreams I (2014)

Holiday of Floating Lights (2014)

La viejita y el viejito (2014)

Morgo (2013)

 

Anthologies

'Spring Break,' Jeans #3, 2014

'Angler' and cover art, Revulsion Comics #1, 2014

'Heat Wave,' Golf Clap, 2014

'Una caminata en el parque,' Negative Pleasure Comics #1, 2013

'Performance: Space,' Jeans #2, 2013

'Goth Nite,' Golf Clap, 2012

 

Exhibitions & Festivals

Magic Item Presents 'Downtime' Group Art Show. Teros Gallery. San Diego, California. June 2018.

Chicago Alternative Comics Expo (CAKE) Center on Halsted. Chicago, Illinois. June 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018.

LA Zine Fest. Homenetmen Ararat, February 2015. California Market Place, May 2017. Pasadena Convention Center 2018. Los Angeles, California

Hostel Takeover. HI San Diego Downtown. San Diego, California. March 2018.

The 13th Annual Post-It Show, December 2017. Giant Robot 2. Los Angeles, California

Art Form Swap Meet 1. Title TK.  San Diego, California. November 2017.

Comic Arts Los Angeles (CALA) Think Tank Gallery 2014, 2015, 2016, Homenetmen Ararat (Elevate Fitness Center) 2017, 2018.

SF Zine Fest. SF County Fair Building. San Francisco, CA. September 2016.

SD Zine Fest. Bread & Salt Gallery October 2015, 2018 Centro Cultural de la Raza October 2016, 2017. San Diego, California

Linework NW. Norse Hall. Portland, Oregon. May 2016

Short Run Seattle. Washington Hall, Seattle. Washington. November 2014, 2018.

Rhode Island Independent Publishing Expo (RIPE) Rhode Island Public Library. Providence, Rhode Island. August 2014

 

Performances & Readings

Che Café. August 2018. San Diego, California

Art Form Swap Meet 4. Title TK. April 2018. San Diego, California

Art Form Swap Meet 3. Title TK. February 2018. San Diego, California

Now That's What I Call Poetry! Tiger! Tiger! Tavern. July 2017. San Diego, California

 

Illustration

Landmark's Ken Cinema's Ingmar Bergman Centennial Retrospective poster 2018

Landmark's Ken Cinema Classic Films Week poster 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

 

Volunteer/Community Work

Guest Artist at High Tech High Chula Vista's Zine Workshop, Chula Vista, California. March 2017

Organizer for Formative Film Forum, Teros Gallery, San Diego, California. 2017-present

Consultant at Burn All Books Risograph Studio, Verbatim Books, San Diego, California. 2017-present