AMBAR NAVARRO
Based in Los Angeles, CA
CONTACT: ambarbecutie@gmail.com

Education
California Institute of the Arts, 2011-2015
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Experimental Animation

CLIENTS INCLUDE: MATTEL, VER - WARNER BROS., BULLETT MAGAZINE, ISSUE MAGAZINE, NYLON JAPAN, PLEASE MAGAZINE, METAVERSE NAILS, FREDERATOR, BIXPIX, STOOPID BUDDY, WHOHAHA, WHAT THE FLICKA?, POLYESTER ZINE

Selected Press
i-D Homage to Paris Hilton and Apple
i-D This Candy Coloured Exhibition Documents the Female Experience Online
Bullett Magazine Ambar Navarro Makes the Darkweb Pink
The Creators Project URLS, URLS, URLS, 
PAPERMAG: Meet The Artist Behind QWERTY, Flirty, and Crying
Newhive, Nature X Tech = digiGarden
La Liga, A Night At The digiGarden
Electric Objects, Artist Interview
Newhive, Wishlist: Talking with Ambar Navarro About Dead Malls and Consumption
The Creators Project, 35 Young Artists Join Forces to Celebrate Spring
Rookiemag, How to Send an Encrypted Email

PRINT EDITORIAL
Issue Magazine / Nov 2017

Polyester / Oct 2017
HANA x IN Magazine / Sept 2017
"Look @ Me" x NYLON JAPAN / Feb 2017
Maxine Ashley x Please Magazine / Art Director / Sept 2016

Published Writing
"It's the Small Moments" Rookie, online
"Polly for Poly" Interview with GFOTY Polyester Zine, online
"Protect Your Neck: An Interview with Jillian Mayer" NewHive, online
"Maxine Ashley Interview" Please Magazine, online & print
"Pop City X Hannah Diamond and GFOTY"  NewHive, online
"Screen Time: Surprise.ly" Writer, Rookieonline
"Screen Time: Rock 'n' Roll High School"  Rookiemag.comonline
"Texan Roots in Sai gon Soil", Publication, La Liga Zineonline
“How To: Send Encrypted Emails”  Rookieonline


Art Gallery Exhibitions

SOLO SHOWS
"Trust and Betrayal" Chaos Downtown, Ho Chi Mihn City, Vietnam
"Compare You To Me."  Leimin Space, Los Angeles, CA
“Do you want to go online shopping with me?” Perform Chinatown,Automata, Los Angeles, CA
“Cutting It Into Smaller Pieces” Demolden Video Project, Santander, Spain

2017
"If I Say So" Dusty Rose Vintage, New York, NY
"Debtfair" (participating artist), a project of Occupy Museums, Whitney Biennial 2017, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York
"Spam's The Internet: The Restaurant" AR print "Ode To Rafman", Museum of Human Achievement, Austin, TX
"Me" Nous Tous, Chinatown Los Angeles. CA
"We Feel U" Showroom MAMA gallery, Rotterdam, Netherlands
"NEW AGE CENTER"  NYLON JAPAN, Shibuya, Tokyo
"Online All Summer" Co-Curator with Olivia Accardo, LACDA, Los Angeles, CA
"WATERMARK" Curator,  Nous Tous Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
"Undergarments", 107 Projects, Sydney, Australia
SUPERTIGHT, Vol 29, Bootleg Theater, Los Angeles, CA

2016
"Modern Ways Of Being Exposed" Nous Tous, Los Angeles, CA
"STAND" photo series by Maggie West, Leimen Space, Los Angeles, CA
"QWERTY, Flirty, and Crying" group show with Arvida Bystrom, Brittney Scott, and kyttenjanae, Big Pictures LA, Los Angeles, CA
"Nobody Knows You're A Dog" Girl on Girl, Think Tank Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
"I Play No Games" BOOM Festival, HolyRad Studio, Brooklyn, NY
"Not For Sale" Girl on Girl, Art Slope Festival, Brooklyn, NY
"Girls Who Dance In Dissonance" Wayside Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
"Why Didn't You Like My Pic?" Ponding Space, Taipei, Taiwan
Post Vision & Giphy, Super Chief Gallery, New York, NY
"What is the Future of Art?", Turbine Hall, Tate Modern & Uniglo Storefronts, London, UK
"digiGarden" Curator, SUPERTIGHT Cinefamily, Los Angeles, CA
"I don't remember my first kiss.." Girl on Girl + Junior High, Los Angeles, CA
"Where Online?" The Ladies Network, Melbourne, Australia
"FEELS V"  American Steel Studios, Oakland, CA
"Metaworld", Metaverse Promo Party, Club Pro, Los Angeles, CA
"Embodiment" ~ Agencies, A Place Gallery, Orlando, FL
"URL/IRL"  Austere Magazine, Roll Gate Studio, Brooklyn, NY
"First Day of Spring"  892 Lorimer St.,New York, NY
“Currently Offline” welcometomyhomepage.net Artist Residency, online
“Into You”  ATM Gallery, Austin TX
“Nowhere Now” Alt Space + Sunday Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
“What a Time to be Alive”  Sunday + Unif + Slow Culture Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
“GhostingTV” Curator, Los Angeles, CA
“This Video Requires a Password” Curator, Echo Park Film Center, Los Angeles, CA

2015
“iCare” NewHive, online
Art Baby Gallery, artbaby.com, online
“GhostingTV: Austin on the Road” Curator, The Museum of Human Achievement, Austin, TX
“C U ONLINE” Curator, GhostingTV, Los Angeles, CA
“Do you want to go online shopping with me??” NewHive, online
“Art School Boyz” Curator, NewHive Series, online
 “Do you want to go online shopping with me? (L$)”* CalArts B&W Studio, Valencia, CA

2013
 “MIX 4 U”  Solo Show, CalArts C113, Valencia, CA
“Great Small Works”, St. Ann’s Warehouse, Brooklyn, NY

2012
 “Hugely Tiny”,  Pasadena, CA