SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2016

Sanctuaries. Queens Botanical Garden, Queens, NY.
Tropical Birds. Installation, BLDG 92 & Brooklyn Navy Yard, Brooklyn, NY.


2015

Rainforest Sanctuary 4: Jai Katuma. The Vazquez Building, Brooklyn, NY.


2008

Rainforest Sanctuary 3: Biofuels. School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, Yale University, New Haven, CT.

2007  
 

Rainforest Sanctuary 2: Amazonia. Servicio Ejecutivo, Williamsburg, NY.

2006  
 

Rainforest Sanctuary 1: El Litoral Pacifico. Pulse Music, NYC.

2005  
 

Rainforest Sanctuary 1: El Litoral Pacifico. Replicate, Williamsburg, NY.
 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2017
 

Vagabond Time Killers. The Wassasic Project, Wassaic, NY.
Arte Latino Now 2017. Max L. Jackson Gallery, Queens University of Charlotte. Charlotte, NC.
Change! Off Site Art/ArtBridge project for L’Aquila, Italy.

2016

3ra Bienal Internacional MULI De Muralismo y Arte Público, Cali, Colombia.
Tropical Birds. Installation, SONYA Art Walk, Brooklyn, NY.

2015

Sinfonía Trópico Exhibition. Curated by Caridad Botella. Casa 9.69, Bogotá, Colombia.

2013

Gerald and James Exhibition: New York. Curated by Liam Hopkins. By Lazerian in partnership with James Cropper, NYC.

2012

Secret 7” exhibition. Somerset House, London.
Society of Illustrators Annual Exhibition. Society of Illustrators, NYC.

2011

Alien Nation: The Art of Blending. Great Western Studios, London.

2010

Heart for Haiti. Aperture Gallery, NYC.

2007

Art by Design. The Untitled Gallery, Kansas City, MO.

2006

Graphic Contents.  Mixi-Bang, Los Angeles, CA.

2005

Que Día es Hoy?  Minimal, Bogotá, Colombia.
SMUT. Curated by Héctor Casanova and Renée Laferriere. The Green Door Gallery, Kansas City, MO.

2004

Anamnesis. Curated by Héctor Casanova and Renée Laferriere. The Green Door Gallery, Kansas City, MO.
Curvy. Curated by Robert Bergin. Semi Permanent Conference, Sydney, Australia.

2003

Brasil Inspired: Cooking with Maria. RES Festival, NYC.

2002

Showtime Next: Disc Jockey Series. Onedotzero Festival, London, UK.
New Designers: Exhibition of Graduating Designers. Business Design Centre, London, UK.

 

AWARDS & HONORS

 

2017

Arquetopia Gold Leafing and Estofado Instructional Artist Residency, Mexico.

2016

Mural Arts Philadelphia Training Program.
3x3 International Illustration Show, Merit & Honorable Mention.
The Wassaic Artist’s Residency.

2010

SILA – Illustration West 47, Honorable Mention.

2009

Lürzers Archive 200 Best Illustrators Worldwide.

2006

Creativity Annual Award.

2003

Creativity Annual Award.

2002

American Graphic Design Award.
Broadcast Design Award (Bronze).

2001

Broadcast Design Award (Gold and Bronze).

 

COMMISSIONS

 

2017    

Dekalb Market Hall, City Point Brooklyn curated by BRIC Arts Media.

2016    

Goethe-Institut Kolumbien.

2015

Goethe-Institut Kolumbien & Sinfonía Trópico.

2015

SundanceTV, New York, NY.

2012

Bomba Estereo, Colombia.

2012

Lincoln, Detroit, MI.

2011

La Hechicera Rum, Colombia.
Arbor Collective Snowboards, Venice, CA.

2009

Red Yellow Sun, Sarah Fimm, NYC.

2008

Yale University, New Haven, CT.

2007

SundanceTV, NYC.

 

EDUCATION

 

1999

BFA Graphic Design. Jorge Tadeo Lozano University, Bogotá, Colombia.
 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

 

2016

Fresh Paint Magazine, Issue 12.
Un mundo natural en la calle 82. Revista El Retiro.

2013

Playing with Type: 50 graphic experiments for exploring typographic design principles.
Edited by Lara McCormick, Rockport Publishers.

2011

Logology 2. Victionary.

2011

The Tote Bag Paperback. Edited by Jitesh Patel, Laurence King.

2009

Stash DVD Magazine, Issue No.55.

2009

Psst! Pass It On 3.

2008

Logo Art, Innovation in Logo Design. Edited by Charlotte Rivers, Rotovision.
Promo Art, Innovation in Invitations, Greetings, and Business Cards. Edited by Charlotte Rivers, Rotovision.
Los Logos 4. Edited by Robert Klanten, Hendrik Hellige Adekine Mollard and Hans Baltezer, Die Gestalten Verlag.
Fashion Wonderland. Victionary.

2007

Illusive 2. Edited by Robert Klanten & Hendrik Hellige. Die Gestalten Verlag.

2006

Digital Habitat, RES Magazine Vol 9. Edited by Sue Apfelbaum and Jesse Ashlock.
Tres Logos. Edited by Robert Klanten and Nicolas Bourquin. Die Gestalten Verlag.
Flying Solo. Dynamic Graphics Magazine; author, Kristin L. Wolfe.

2005    

DVD Art, Innovation in DVD Packaging and Design. Edited by Charlotte Rivers, Rotovision.

2005

On Air: The Visual Messages and Global Language of MTV. Edited by R. Klanten, C. Jofre and MTV. Die Gestalten Verlag.
A Book Designed to Help. Edited by R. Klanten, B. Meyer, Th. Geiger & iLovedust. Die Gestalten Verlag.

2004

Curvy. Edited by Robert Bergin. Yen Media.
Graphic Magazine No. 4, The Environments Issue. Edited by Lachlan Blackley. Magma Books.

2003

Brasil Inspired. Edited by Nando Costa, Miguel Vasquez/MASA & R. Klanten. Die Gestalten Verlag.
 

ONLINE


Why Are Tropical Birds Popping Up All Over Brooklyn
Put A Bird On It: Art That Addresses Climate Change
Tatiana Arocha Studio Visit
Tatiana Arocha: Lo subjetivo de habitar la selva
Tatiana Arocha: Unabated Inspiration
Interview: Tatiana Arocha
Land Your Dream Job
Rainforest Sanctuaries Series of Tatiana Arocha

 

AFFILIATIONS


Sinfonía Trópico
Art Directors Club 50/50 Initiative

 

CURATORIAL

 


2008

Working Space 08: Artists employing a wide variety of media, AAI's Rotating Studio Program. Cuchifritos Gallery/Project Space, NYC.


2008

Biome. Riviera Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

2006

Red Dessert by Heather Hart. Servicio Ejecutivo Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.
Blood, Sweat & Tires. Servicio Ejecutivo Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.
Worry by Renée Laferriere. Servicio Ejecutivo Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

2005

Los Lost Ejecutivos. Servicio Ejecutivo Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

2005

Writing in My Own Language Backwards by Jenny Brown, Servicio Ejecutivo Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.