Gershom

Education

2001         Bachelor of Fine Arts (with honors), Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, California
1995         Epidemiologist, Netherlands Epidemiological Society
1994         Ph.D. Cum Laude, University of Amserdam, The Netherlands
1987         M.F.S. in Psychology, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1984         B.S. in Psychology, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Exhibitions

2016        Silence is a Thing I See, Lora Schlesinger Gallery. Bergamot Station, Santa Monica
2016        Group Show Lemon at Law Office Art Gallery, Sunderland, Canada
2015        Small Works. Lora Schlesinger Gallery. Bergamot Station, Santa Monica
2014        Group show. Lora Schlesinger Gallery. Bergamot Station, Santa Monica
2013        Summer Group show. Lora Schlesinger Gallery. Bergamot Station, Santa Monica
2013        Realisme13, International group show, PTA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
2012        Your Friends and Mine. Group show at David Levinson, Hancock Park, Los Angeles.
2012        Small Works. Group show. Lora Schlesinger Gallery. Bergamot Station, Santa Monica
2011        Tulipomania, Solo Show at Lora Schlesinger Gallery. Bergamot Station, Santa Monica.
2011        Realisme11, International group show, PTA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
2010       Small Works. Group show. Lora Schlesinger Gallery. Bergamot Station, Santa Monica
2009        323. Group show at David Levinson, Hancock Park, Los Angeles.
2008        Omage, Track 16, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica.
2006        Omage, Track 16, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica.
2001       Various group shows for fund raisers: Venice Artwalk, NNS echo Park, Inner City Arts, TIOH.

Publications

2016       "Silence is a Thing I See",  Artscene, Genie Davis, Vol. 35, No. 9, June 2016 Issue, pg. 16

Selected Professional Experience

2000 - Present       Associate Professor (Oil Painting, Drawing, Composition, Cognitive Neuropsychology and Perceptual Psychology) Otis College, Los Angeles, California
2001 - Present       Associate Professor (Cognitive Neuropsychology, Perceptual Psychology) Pasadena, California
1998 - 2001           Adjunct Professor (Research Methods, Statistics and Advanced Statistics) University of Judaism, Los Angeles and CSULA, Charter School of Education
1994 - 1998           Post-doc, Senior Researcher and Statistical Consultant-Various Academic Institutes, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Miscellaneous
2013        Contributed a chapter ‘The Architecture of the visual Brain: Notes on Identifying and Interacting‘ in Aesthetics in the Present Future.
2009-12  Director of Sciences for the Department of HDS at Art Center College of Design.
2011        Participated in Panel Discussion at Edward Cella Gallery, curated by Marlena Donahue.
20011      Represented by Eksteen in Art, South Africa/Netherlands.
2010        Movies and Dreams. Lecture at Mindshare Los Angeles.
2009        3D Movies and Perception. Lecture in the Big Picture Lecture series at Art Center College of Design.
2008        Lectured at various academies in Torino, Italy on Neurology of Imagination.
2008        Artist Lecture at Swihart’s LA artist group on my art.
2006        Lectured at Gallery 825, Los Angeles, and for Women Painters West, on the Psychology of Imagination.
2002        Developed and taught a week-long course on Perception and Art. Karel de Grote Hoogeschool, Antwerp, Belgium.
1983-93  Instructor Jazz and Improvisation on Saxophone. Het Muziekpakhuis (the 'Music warehouse'), Amsterdam.