Joey Rose is a freelance muralist, illustrator and painter located in Emeryville, California. He received his BFA in Illustration at California College of the Arts with distinction. Joey is a licensed painting Contractor, and has combined his technical abilities with his art practice to paint whimsical, magic-realist murals across the Bay Area, CA and Hawaii. Joey's murals are always site-specific and generally are inspired by the local environment and it's inhabitants.

 

Email: joey@joeyrosestudio.com

Call or Text: 530.306.4364

@joeyrosestudio

Contractor License #1036970 

 

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EDUCATION

CALIFORNIA COLLEGE OF THE ARTS

2013-2017

San Francisco, CA

BFA in Illustration with Distinction

 

MURALS

2016   BALDWIN HIGH SCHOOL Wailuku, HI

2017   CCA DONOR GALA San Francisco, CA

2017   SONNY VICK’S PAVING COMPANY Waikapu, HI

2017   BRYANT STREET APARTMENTS San Francisco, CA 

2018   EMERYVILLE GREENWAY Emeryville, CA

2018   HABITAT HORTICULTURE Berkeley, CA 

2018   HOALOHA FARMS Waikapu, HI

2019   PANGEASEED FOUNDATION’S SEAWALLS: MAUI, Wailuku, HI

2019   POPSOCKETS San Francisco CA

2019   KIPLING RETAIL Livermore, CA

2019   7 STILLS MISSION TAPROOM San Francisco, CA

2019   SUNNYVALE STATE OF THE CITY Sunnyvale, CA

2019   7 STILLS 100 HOOPER TAPROOM San Francisco, CA

2020   PRIVATE RESIDENCE Latrobe, CA

2020   PANGEASEED HOME 2020 Emeryville, CA

2020   FRANCISCO ST APARTMENTS San Francisco, CA 

2020   LOKELANI INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL Kihei, HI

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2017-Present   Licensed California State Contractor C-33 Painting and Decorating #1036970

2014   Appnexio Graphic Designer

2015-17   Maintained and Installed Living Walls for Habitat Horticulture

2016   Collaborated with local artists for a mural at Baldwin High School, Wailuku, HI

2018-Present   Contract graphic artist for Popsockets LLC

2018   Collaborated with U.C. Berkeley’s Essig Museum of Entomology to design and complete two public, large-scale murals and corresponding interpretive signs for The City of Emeryville’s Greenway Park.

2018   Led and organized a team of Artists for the creation of a compost center mural on Hoaloha Farms, Waikapu, HI 

2019  Chosen as a guest artist for Pangeaseed Foundation’s Seawalls: Maui. Donated mural for ocean awareness and education, Wailuku, HI

2019  Live mural painting for Sunnyvale’s State of the City 2019 Co-curated the 2019 CCA Illustration Alumni Gallery Show

2020  Assisted Edwin Ushiro at Pow! Wow! Mural Festival’s 10-year Anniversary

2020  Featured Artist and Panelist in Pangeaseed Foundation’s HOME 2020 Mural Festival

2020  Future Public Art project for the City of Dublin’s Butterfly Knoll Park with an emphasis on Community Engagement and native butterflies - to be completed Fall 2020  Judge for Bow Seat's Ocean Awareness Youth Art Competition

2020-21 Core Team member for Pangeaseed Foundation’s Seawalls Mural Festival: Santa Cruz 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

The City of Emeryville, CA

The City of Wailuku, HI

 

PUBLICATIONS AND MEDIA

Irizarry, Alyssa. “Meet a Wavemaker: Artists Alexandra Underwood & Joey Rose.” Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Programs, Bow Seat, 27 Feb. 2019, bowseat.org/news/meet-a-wavemaker-artists-alexandra-underwood-joey-rose/.

Tanji, Melissa. “Painting Wailuku town in ‘Sea Walls.”’ Maui News, 29 Jan. 2019, www.mauinews.com/news/local-news/2019/01/painting-wailuku-town-in-sea-walls/ 

Oboyski, Peter. “Ascend with Bay Area Insects.” Essig Museum of Entomology, 10 Oct. 2018, essig.berkeley.edu/ascend/.

Towne, Erika. “Sunnyvale's State of the City Address a Breath of Fresh Air.” The Silicon Valley Voice, The Silicon Valley Voice, 18 Sept. 2019, www.svvoice.com/sunnyvales-state-of-the-city-address-a-breath-of-fresh-air/.

Streetartsf. “Riding with Insects.” Street Art SF, 27 June 2018, streetartsf.tumblr.com/post/175289666439/riding-with-insects-joey-rose-west-by-midwest.

GRANTS AND AWARDS

2013   El Dorado Arts Council Scholarship

2013-17   Lucille Knutson Leslie Scholarship

 

TEACHING

2016   Hui No’eau Camp Kaluanui Teaching Assistant, Makawao, HI

2016   Ponderosa High School Art Program Guest Speaker, Shingle Springs, CA

2016-17   Robert Hunt Teaching Assistant CCA Illustration Department, San Francisco, CA

2018   Professional Practice Guest Speaker CCA Illustration Department, San Francisco, CA

2019   Professional Practice Guest Speaker CCA Illustration Department, San Francisco, CA

2020   Professional Practice Guest Speaker CCA Illustration Department, San Francisco, CA

© 2019 Joseph Rose: Do not reproduce without the expressed written consent of Joey Rose.

joey@joeyrosestudio.com

Muralist. Illustrator. Artist.