Carl Aldana

artist artwork
•Member of the Society of Illustrators, L.A., inactive
•Official U.S.Air Force Artist, inactive
•Navy Combat Artist, inactive
•Member of I.A.T.S.E. Local #790 and #876, motion picture guilds and unions.
•Member of the "Academyof Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences",(Academy Awards).
•Was on the Academy'scommittee to nominate "Special Effects" Academy Award, inactive
•Member of the "Academyof Motion Pictures Arts and SciencesBoard, inactive
•Listed in "Who is Who in California Art", "Who is Who in American Art.
•Listed in "Art in Embassies", byDouglas McCreary Listed in "Who is Who in the West".
•Have lifetime teaching credential for California Community Colleges.
•Listed in Rifacimento International, (Asian Who is who}

AWARDS
•Gold Medal, Award of Merit, Honorable Mention from the Society of Illustrators, N.Y. 1966 and 1967
•Award of Merit for a painting from the California State Fair, 1998.

PUBLICATIONS:
CALIFORNIA CITYSCAPES, Universe publisher 1992,my paintings in this book. Interviewed and featured in the NEW YORK TIMES 09-05-93, by LARIE BENENSEN.
Interview and featured in CINEMA,July 1994. German Film Magazine.
Interview and featured in the SMITHSONIAN'S "AIR & SPACE on line magazine. September, October 1997 "Air Force One"art direction.
I have also been interviewed, or mentioned in the following publications: LOS ANGELES TIMES' CALENDAR SECTION', LONG BEACH INDEPENDENT PRESS-TELEGRAM, ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER, WEST, ART NEWS, LONG BEACH NEWS, PHILADELPHIA ENQUIRER, THE CALIFORNIA ART REVIEW reference book, MILLIMETERMAGAZINE, CINEFANTASTIQUE, SAN FRANCISCO MAGAZINE, WESTWAYS, ROAD & TRACK, CYCLE WORLD, and SUNDAY SOUTHLAND. Amarillo Texas Daily Newspaper, Times Herald Vallejo, CA, Eureka California weekly, THE ARTIST Magazine. LA NACION 11/25/07, LA REPUBLICA10/31/07,11/12/07,11/13/07, PRENSE LIBRE 11/9/07,11/12/07,11/13/07San Jose Costa Rica.

TELEVISION INTERVIEWS:
Featured in a 15 minute segment, BBC Series "THE MOVIES". Aired, 1994.
KNBC Channel 4, Boyd Matson, interview about BASEBALL PAINTINGS 3-17-77 to 3-20-77 .
Dimension Cable Channel 3, John Craig, 9-26-87, interviewed about paintings.
Dimension Cable Channel 3, Saul Silverstein, 6-20-88, interviewed about paintings.
Dimension Cable Channel 3, John Craig, 6-23-88 interviewed about paintings.
KOCE PBS Channel 50. Maria Hall Brown 2-28 98, movie illustration work.
ABC RADIO ART SHOW, KATHY LUCOFF, favorable review of paintings 9-28-80.
KOCE PBS Channel 50. ORANGE, Sept. 2004, Saddleback Exhibit painting featured, 9/20/2004.
CANAL 6, CANAL7, CANAL9, CANAL 11 San Jose Costa Rica Oct & Nov. 2007

MISCELLANEOUS HONORS
My painting was featured on the City of Long Beach's Centennial Art Poster.
My painting was presented by the City of Long Beach to sister city Yokkaichi, Japan.
My painting was selected to advertise the exhibit 70 years of "Westways Art”, AAA magazine and is
featured in AAA’s travelling collection exhibit.
Invited by the Los Angeles Conservancy to donate paintings for their 1997 auction.·
Invited byLong Beach Museum Art to donate paintings for their 2005 and 2008 auctions

PAINTING RESUME CARL ALDANA
•2008 Long Beach Museum of Art CARL ALDANA solo
•2008 California State University Dominguez Hills, Early Architecture, Aldana’s Painting 2 person
•2008 MirArte Galeria, San Jose Costa Rica, group show
•2007 VERITAS Design University, Sab Jose Costa RicaCOSTA RICA ABSTRACTO. solo
•2007 Galeria Nacional San Jose Costa Rica, COSTA RICA ILLUMINOSA solo exhibit
•2007 MirArte Galeria, San Jose Costa Rica, group show
•2007 Long Beach Museum of Art, Looking at Long Beach. Watercolors
•2005 Long Beach Museum of ArtAuctionXJI, Invitational Exhibit
•2005 MunicipalArtGallery Barnsdall Park, Looking at Architecture
•2005 Long Beach Museum of Art, California Landscapes 2005
•2005 Long Beach Museum of ArtAuctionXI, Invitational Exhibit
•2005 MunicipalArtGallery Barnsdall Park, Looking at Art, ONTARIO, CANADA
•2005 Long Beach Museum of Art, California Landscapes 2005
•2005 Long Beach Museum of ArtAuctionXI, Invitational Exhibit
•2003League of Their Own, Saddleback College, Group Exhibit
•2002 Faculty Biennial, CSULB, Long Beach, CA Group Show.
•2002 California Plein Air Paintings, City of Brea Gallery,invitational group show.
•2001 Institute of the Americas, San Diego, Summer Latin Art Show invitational group show
•2001 Municipal Art Gallery & Bank of America, Target Hollywood solo/group exhibit
•1999 Coast Road Exhibition, San Diego Historical Society, Group Show.
•1998 California State Fair, Sacramento, Juried Show, Award of Merit.
•1998 Golden West College, Huntington Beach, CA, one man show
•1997 Museum of Latin American Art, ARCHANGELS. invitational group show
•1996 Barnsdall MunicipalArt Gallery, PORTRAIT EXHIBITION.
•1995 Museum of Science & Industry, L.A.,WESTWAYS COVERS.
•1995 Petersen Museum, Los Angeles, 70 YEARS OF WESTWAYS COVERS.
•1995 F.A.C.E.S. Gallery, Long Beach, Ca.ONE MAN DRAWING SHOW .
•1994 San Bernardino County Museum, WORKS IN COLOR.Solo exhibit
•1994 La Sierra University, Riverside, CA., SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LANDSCAPE solo exhibit
•1993 Manufacturers Hannover-Sporting News, N.Y.C."DIAMOND DUST'. group show
•1992 University of Texas, El Paso. "SUENOS FROM CALIFORNIA' group show
•1992 Long Beach City Hall/Library Complex, Ca.,COASTLINE TRYPTICH. Solo exhibit
•1991 San Diego Museum of Art,"CALIFORNIA CITY SCAPES"group show
•1991 Pierce College, Woodland Hills, Ca.20 YEARSOF W.C.S OF SUSIE. 2 person show
•1991 Long Beach City Hall/Library Complex, Ca., BLUFF STAIRS W.C.'S. group show
•1990 Bill Goff Gallery, N.Y.C. STADIUM WATERCOLORS. group show
•1989 Golden West College, Newport Beach, Ca."TWELVE AND UNDER" group show
•1989 Baseball Hall of Fame, Cooperstown, N.Y. "DIAMOND GOLD". group show
•1989 Hillcrest Arts Festival, La Mirada, Ca. PaintingJudge and Guest Exhibitors. group show
•1988 Cal State University, Long Beach,(invitational alumni show)
•1988 Long Beach Bicentennial Exhibit,FOCUS, LONG BEACH. group show
•1988 Bill Goff Gallery, N.Y.C.NINE WATERCOLORS.Solo exhibit
•1988 Rio Hondo College, Whittier,Ca. PAINTINGS, by CARL ALDANA.Solo exhibit
•1987 Rio Hondo College, Whittier, Ca., REDUCED SCALE. group show
•1986 Bill Goff Gallery, N.Y.C, BALLPARKS group show
•1985 Jerguns Trust Building, Long Beach,JERGUNS TRUST EXHIBITION. group show
•1985 Long Beach City College, Ca.,RETROSPECTIVE 15 YEARS OF PRINTMAKING. group show
•1984 Rio Hondo College, Whittier, CaSELF PORTRAITS. group show
•1983 Roberts Gallery, Santa Monica, Ca. LOS ANGELES LANDSCAPES. 2
•1982 Roberts Gallery, Santa Monica, CaFACES. 2
•1981 Rio Hondo College, Whittier, Ca., MALIBU LANDSCAPES.1
•1981 Municipal Art Gallery/Barnsdale Park, L.A. L.A. AS SEEN BY L.A. ARTISTS. group show
•1980 Spectrum Gallery, N.Y.C.,GROUP SHOW.
•1980 Cal State University Long Beach, LOCAL LANDSCAPES IN WATERCOLOR PART I. Solo
•1980 Cal State University Long Beach,LOCAL LANDSCAPES IN WATERCOLOR PART II. Solo
•1980 Cargo West, Long Beach, Ca., FLORAL WATERCOLORS.Solo exhibit
•1979 Long Beach City Hall/Library Complex, Ca.,MINIATURE LANDSCAPES. Solo exhibit
•1979 Spectrum Gallery, N.Y.C., GROUP SHOW.
•1979 Elaine Benson Gallery, N.Y.C.GROUP SHOW
•1978 Rhode Island Museum of Art, R.I., GROUP SHOW.
•1978 Spectrum Gallery, N.Y.C.BASEBALL PAINTINGS.
•1977 Bill Goff Galery, N.Y.C.BASEBALL WATERCOLORS
•1977 Compton College, Ca., FAMILY LANDSCAPES.Solo exhibit
•1977 Arco Center for the Visual Arts,L.A., BASEBALL MINIATURES. Solo exhibit
•1977 Cal State University Los Angeles, MINIATURES. group show
•1976 Santa Monica College, Ca., GROUP SHOW, Faculty Show.
•1975 Fullerton College, Ca.,TWO VIEWS ON WATERCOLOR. 2 person show
•1974 Rio Hondo College, Whittier,Ca., GROUP SHOW.
•1974 Museum of Science & Industry, L.A., 70 YEARS OF WESTWAYS COVERS. group show
•1973 C.A. Awards Show, San Diego, Ca.,(CA Magazine)AWARDS SHOW.
•1972 U.S. Air Force, Washington, D.C., AIR FORCE PAINTINGS.awards exhibit
•1972 Golden West College, Newport Beach, Ca. AIR FORCE PAINTINGS. group show
•1971 U.S. Air Force, Washington, D.C., AIR FORCE PAINTINGS. awards exhibit
•1970 U.S. Air Force, Washington, D.C., AIR FORCE PAINTINGS. Awards exhibit
•1970 Cal State College Long Beach, Ca., RECENT GRADUATES SHOW.
•1967 Long Beach Art Museum, Ca.,5TH SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EXPOSITION.juried show
•1967 Society of Illustrators, New York,ANNUAL EXHIBITION.(won gold medal).4
•1966 Society of Illustrators, New York,ANNUAL EXHIBITION.(won honors).4
•1966 Abercrombie & Fitch, New York, JURIED SHOW.4/9/66.net