Stephen Anderson was born and raised in Southern California and has been creating artwork professionally since graduating from Cal State University Long Beach with a B.F.A. in Drawing & Painting / Intermedia. He was the Executive Director for the Orange County Center for Contemporary Art (OCCCA) for eight years and is the Exhibition & Education Coordinator at the OC Fair & Event Center.
Anderson has received numerous accolades for his art and has been in several publications, and he has shown extensively across the United States and overseas. He has also organized and co-founded the Santa Ana Noise Fest and Soundwave Festival music events.
Notable exhibitions include: By Any Means UnNecessary, Mission 17 Gallery, San Francisco, Ca, Configurations, artSPACE@16, Malden, MA, Too Much Freedom? LA Freewaves 10th Celebration of Experimental Media Arts, Hammer Museum, Artifornia, Sciorum Gallery, Milan, Italy, MONA@30, The Museum of Neon Art, Los Angeles, Reconstructive Visions of the Future, VALISE Gallery, Vashon, WA, Drone, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana CA, Combines, bG Gallery at Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA, LA Art Show, Los Angeles Convention Center, SCOPE Miami Beach Pavilion, In Pursuit of Beauty , 3331 Gallery, Tokyo Japan, International Perspective of Artists Today, Gangneung Museum of Art, Gangneung KOREA
His artwork has been acquired by the Amore Pacific Museum of Art in South Korea.
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