Resume: Tyrome Tripoli
BORN: Los Angeles California

EDUCA TION:
1986-1990 University of California at San Diego Bachelors, May 1990 Major: Biochemistry Minor: Visual Arts

SUMMARY OF WORK:

2003-Present
Living and working in Brooklyn NY, making mixed material sculpture and architectural metal work.
Interested in the integration between unlikely elements and their blending into any environment.
www.TyromeTripoli.com

1994-Present

Melting Point Art Studios San Francisco, CA
Co-owner of Melting Point Gallery, Studios and Sculpture Garden, located in the historic Hamm’s Brewery building in the mission district of San Francisco. Melting Point Gallery provides exhibition, performance and event space for hundreds of local Bay Area artists throughout the year. Melting Point Studios consists of fifteen individual artists’ work studios

1990-Present
Design and build, metal sculpted furniture, architectural metal and

blown glass. Designs are inspired from the ocean. Also produce a jewelry line using the lost wax casting method. www.TripoliDesigns.com

ARTIST RESIDENCY:

2001
Recology: San Francisco Refuse and Recycle Artist-in-Residence Program. This is a three month, stipend program awarded to 4 artists a year. Each artist
is given 24 hour access to a fully equipped workshop and free reign of materials scavenged within the 40 acre refuse sorting facility. During the residency the artist’s main commitment was to make art and give talks to the many groups that tour the facility. http://www.recology.com/ index.php/recology-art

EXHIBITIONS:

“Appropriations”, Denise Bibro Fine Art, three person show, Nov, 2015                                            “My Art Is Irrelevant” Solo show Gallery Petite, Brooklyn 2015                                          “Combinatoria” Galleria Pinta, Genoa Italy, 2015

“Deconstruction” Lesley Heller Project Space, NYC2014
“New and Now”, Bergen PAC, New Jersey, 2014
“Real on the Rock”, Bushwick open studios, 2014
“Puzzles”, Galleria Capoverso, Solo show Genova Italia 2014
“Plastic Compossible Puzzles, Solo show Galleria Oblom, Torino, 2014

“Peripezie”, Sala 1, Rome Italy, 2014
Centotto, Bushwick Open Studios, June 2013
“Combinatoria” Torino, Italy, April 2013
“Project Vortex” Monmouth University Ice House Gallery Jan. 2013

“Art from the Boros” Denise Bibro Fine Art, Dec. 2012
“Bushwick Basel”, Intervention on Juls DeBalincourt’s gate June 2012

“Toy Stories”, West Port Art Center, Connecticut January 2012

“Itinerate Ones”, Curated by Juls de Ballincourt, Store Front, Sept 2011                                      Brooklyn Bridge Park Sculpture Show, July 2011
Factory Fresh, Bushwick Brooklyn June 2011
Tribeca Project Space, Beth McNiell Art Group, April 2011

“Contained Excitement”, Cavin-Morris, NYC Dec.2010                                                             “Appropriated Objects”, Michael Mut Gallery. NYC Dec. 2010

“ Upcycled”, Educational Alliance, NYC Dec. 2010
Project Vortex, “Convergence” Lumen House, Nov. 2010
Art Hamptons, Sculpture Garden, July 2010

Governor’s Island Outdoor Sculpture Show, June 2010

English Kills Art Gallery, April, 2010
Mc Neill Art Group, “The Garden”, March 2010
Pool Art Fair, Curiosity Room, March 2010
Tribeca Project Space, Mc Neill Art Group, Jan. 2010

Brooklyn Bridge Park, Outdoor Sculpture show, Aug. 2009

Art Hamptons Mc Neil Art Group July 2009
Bushwick Open Studios, June 2009
Found Architecture, Solo Show, M55 Art, LIC NY April 2009

“Y” Gallery, Queens NY, Solo Show, November 2008

Galeria Peccolo, Livorno Italy Solo Show, Sept. 2008

Brooklyn Park Outdoor Sculpture show, July-Sept. 2008

Scope Hamptons Mc Neil Art Group July 2008

Bushwick Open Studios, June 2008

New York Art and Design show, Park Ave Armory April 2008

Scope Miami Florida, Mc Neill Art Group 2007
“No Wake”, Diesel Gallery, Red Hook New York, Oct.2007

VERN in Tahoe, Sierra Tahoe College Gallery, Nevada, Oct.2007

Scope Hamptons NY, Mc Neil Art Group, July 2007
“Gas” Integrated Negative Space, Solo,55 Mercer Gallery NYC. 2007

“Schanze8”, Hamburg Germany, Opening Sept 23, 2006

“Hypertexturalities” Florence Lynch Gallery, Opening Sept. 8, 2006

“TransFormal”, Broadway Gallery, New York, 2006
“Vern in Heat”, New York, July 2006
“Inner Spaces/Outer Limits”,Walker’s Pt Ctr Arts, Milwaukee, March 06

“Blender” Sundaram Tagore Gallery, February 2006
“Transvisual”, Organization of Independent Artists, Jan 2006

“Something Beautiful” Soul Arch Gallery, San Francisco, Dec.10 2005

“Tiger Rain” Jaxon House Gallery ,Los Angeles, Dec. 8 2005

“Interjacent” Vern in Los Angeles, Oct1 2005
Rifiutto Riusato Ad Arte, Brescia Italy Oct.8 2005
“Unrestricted Visions”, Concepto Gallery Brooklyn, Sept.15 2005

Symposio, Cessalto, Italy June 5 2005
“Hand Sought” Los Angeles, May 13 2005
Caltrans Refuse, Melting Point Gallery, San Francisco April 21, 2005

“Temperature” Artist Network, New York March 18 2005
“Contrast in Context”Solo Show 55 Mercer Gallery, NYC 2004
Pigman Gallery, San Francisco, CA October 2004
Galleria Maria Cilena, Curator Roberto Peccolo, Milan Italy, Sept. 2004

Roshambo Winery Gallery, Sonoma CA Sept. 2004
Gallery @49th, New York, NY, Sept., 2004
22nd Annual BWAC Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Brooklyn, NY 2004

Canvas Gallery, San Francisco CA, June 2004
Espejo Gallery, Madrid Spain, May 2004
Vern at Canvas Gallery, San Francisco, CA, December 2003

Gallery @49th, New York, NY, November 2003
Tacheles, Vern is a“Perf 10”, Berlin, Germany, September 2003

111 Minna, “Surf Style”, San Francisco, CA, July 2003

X-Zincografia, “Open Space”, Venice, Italy, June 2003

Arte Contemporana Genova, “VERN”, Genoa, Italy, May 2003
Galleria Claudio Ruggieri, “Oil and water” Solo show Genoa, Italy 2003

473 Broadway Gallery, Vern has“Split Dreams”, NY, NY, April 2003

Museum of Romanian Literature, Bucharest, Romania, March 2003

SMOVA, Vern at ”The curatorial Eye”,Sonoma CA 2003
Melting Point, Vern is “Order Bipolar” San Francisco, CA, Dec. 2002

Culture Cache, “Skateboard Show” San Francisco, CA, 2002
Urban Lab, ”Explosions”, Chicago, IL, September 2002
Soap Box Gallery, “Reorganica” Los Angeles, CA, August 2002

Galleria Pinta puina, “Reorganica” Genoa, Italy, May 2002
Melting Point Gallery, “Reorganica” San Francisco, CA, April 2002

San Francisco Chamber of Commerce, San Francisco, CA, March 200

2 San Francisco Refuse and Recycle Artist Residency Exhibition Jan. 2002
Southern Exposure Gallery “Think Again” San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2001

Istanbul Bienali, “Re: Duchamp” Travelling Exhibition, Turkey Sept. 2001
Southern Exposure Gallery, “Post Card show”, SF, CA, June 2001
Clos Pegase Winery, Calistoga, CA, June 2001

Crucible Steel Gallery, San Francisco, CA, April 2001

Auberge du Soleil, Rutherford, Napa, CA 2000-2001
Garden de Vivre, Melting Point Gallery, San Francisco, CA 1999

San Francisco Garden Show, San Francisco, CA 1998

San Francisco Design Show, San Francisco, CA 1998

Chicago Design Show, Chicago, IL 1998
Melting Point Gallery Premiere, San Francisco, CA 1997
San Francisco Portfolio Group at LIMN, San Francisco, CA 1997

International Contemporary Furniture Fair, New York, NY 1996

International Contemporary Furniture Fair, New York, NY 1995
LIMN Gallery, San Francisco, CA 1994
Clyde Street Gallery, San Francisco, CA 1994
LIMN Gallery, San Francisco, CA 1993
Galleria Coltaire Mastaire, San Francisco, CA 1993                                                                                  Clyde Street Gallery, San Francisco, CA 1993

PUBLISHED/ACKNOWLEDGMENTS:

James Kalm Rough cuts, BOS 2014
Oblom, Torino, Dimmidi 2014
Oblom, Torino, Undo.net, 2014
Oblom, Torino, Oscrablog, 2014
Oblom, Torino, Tutto Citta, 2014
Oblom, Torino, Sun Salvario, 2014
Oblom, Torino, La Repubblica, 2014
Oblom, Torino, LaStampa, 2014
Sala 1, International Art Center Press 2014
Artnet.com Cavin-Morris, Jan. 2010

www.Cilchili.CZ, feature article print 6/09

ArtSlant.com, Exhibition “Y” Gallery, NYC, 2008

http:// guide.supereva.it/creativita/interventi/2008/09

/337723.shtml, 2008

Il Tirreno, Livorno Italy (newsprint) Sept. 8 2008
The Collection, Summit NJ Chamber of Commerce publication July 2007

The Brooklyn Eagle, “A Fender Bender, Not Quite”, BWAC Sculpture Show, July 2007
The Sun, “Taking Flight”, BWAC Sculpture show, July 2007
IN Brooklyn, “Still Flying”, BWAC Sculpture show, July 2007
Art News, Scope Hampton, July 2007
New York Arts Magazine, “Blender” April, 2006

KROV, channel 3 Sacramento TV, Caltrans campaign, April 21 2005

Sacramento Bee,“Campaign targets trash on the highways”. April 22 2005
Artshow.It, Sept. 2004

Extra Art, Italy, July-Sept 2004

www.GoBrooklyn.com, July 2004

Gaden Presents, www.gaden.jp, July 2004

Long boarder Quarterly, summer issue 200

3 The Bear Deluxe #20, The Art Issue, Fall 2003

PBS, “Spark,” July 2003 www.Artmargins.com, June 2003

Metro Active Art, metractive.com, Feb 200

3 North Bay Bohemian, January 2003
New Haven Register, September 2002
San Francisco Chronicle, August 2002

www.nyartsmagazine.com, November 2001

Click Magazine, March 2001

KUSF radio station, April 2000
San Francisco Chronicle, October 2000
Yerba Buena Guide, October 2000
SOMA Magazine, November 1999

www.casamagazine.com/travel.sanfrancisco.html, Nov.1999

Design Times, August 1999
San Francisco Weekly, June 23, 199

9 www.bayarea.citysearch.com, June 10, 1999
Design Journal, November 1998
Furniture Style, September 1998
Cover of San Francisco Design and Furniture Show Directory, July 1998 www.bayarea.citysearch.com, February 16, 1998
Custom Woodworking Business, July 1996
Los Angeles Times, May 11, 1996
Italian Interni, June 1995