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Contact Information

www.fawngehweiler.com
fawn@fawngehweiler.com

Studio phone +1 323 327 7609

Representation

Represented for animation by Portland based Laika Studios.
Represented in Germany, Austria and Switzerland by Agency Viaux.

Creative Services

Art and Creative Direction, Brand Development, Fashion and Editorial Illustration, Curatorial Projects, Apparel, Textile and Surface Design, Graphic Design, Character Design and Development, Set Design, Wardrobe and Prop Styling, Lookbook Production, Trend Forecasting and Consulting.

Selected Clients

Nike, Wieden and Kennedy, Laika Studios, Levis, Urban Outfitters, MTV, VH1, Warner Brothers, Anthem Magazine, Benefit Cosmetics, Kid Robot, Lee Jeans, WGSN, Here and There NYC, Donegar International, WAD Magazine France, Oyster Magazine Australia, Screaming Mimi's NYC and Tokyo, The Face Magazine, Nylon Magazine, YEN Magazine Australia, CMJ New Music Monthly, Tower Records Pulse Magazine, Flux Magazine UK, CSNA Magazine, YM Magazine, Teen Magazine, Seventeen Magazine, Snowbunny Snowboards, Adio Footwear, The Keep A Breast Foundation, England Netball, Gigantic Brewing Company, Kill Rock Stars Records, Jump UK, Bust Magazine, Citysearch, Start Mobile, Mercury Mobile, Moderati Mobile, The San Francisco Bay Guardian

Selected Apparel Clients

Harajuku Lovers, We Love Fine, Bambi and Disney Couture, Junk Food, French Kitty, Doe, Sanrio, Hello Kitty, Yum Pop, Emily Strange, Cosmic Girls, Undergirl

Selected Exhibitions

2014
Melancholy Menagerie, Fullerton Museum, Fullerton, CA

2013
The Wild, Installation, The Projects at IPRC, Portland, OR

2012
This Book Belongs To, Em-Space Book Arts Center, Portland, OR

2011
The Vader Project, Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, PA
Mushroom Fantasy, Grass Hut Gallery, Portland, OR

2010
Petits Travaux, Retrospect Galleries, Byron Bay, Australia
Paper Dolls, Curated by M.I.S.S. Crew, FIFTY24LA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Sweet Streets, Sponsored by Fruits Magazine, Gallery Nucleus, Los Angeles, CA

2009
Regency Ragamuffins, Compound Gallery, Portland, OR
Revolution of Art, Splendour in the Grass Music Festival, Byron Bay, Australia

2008
Pink Worlds and White Icing, 2 Person Show with Dana Carlson,
Aftermodern Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2007
Little Lost and Innocent, Solo Showcase, Outre Gallery, Melbourne,
Australia
Pictures of the Gone World, Selections from the collection of Long Gone
John, Grand Central Art Center, Los Angeles, CA (exhibition catalog and
limited edition DVD)
WIWP/idN Two Faced, Agnes b. Librairie Galerie Hong Kong (exhibition
catalog published by IDN Books)
Bestial (curated by Miss Van), Iguapop Gallery, Spain (exhibition catalog)
Red Dot at Art Basel, exhibiting with Aftermodern San Francisco, Miami, FL
Wurstminster Dog Show, Ace Hotel, Portland, OR
Characters at War, University Art Museum, Long Beach, CA
Charity By Numbers, Corey Helford Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Pink Sunshine, Solo Show, Moshi Moshi Gallery, Portland, OR
Happily Ever After, Suite 100 Gallery, Seattle, WA
Tree Show III, Giant Robot, San Francisco, CA

2006
Art (212), exhibited with Aftermodern San Francisco, New York, NY
Baby Lemonade, Solo Fashion & Art Installation, Down at Lulus, Oakland,
California
Anniversary Show, AfterModern Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2005
Characters at War, Museum Forum-NRW, Duesseldorf, Germany
Out of Doors (curated by Amber Abramson), AfterModern, San Francisco,
California (exhibition catalog)
Things to Make and See and Do, Solo Installation, Re-Boot Nike Sponsored
Event, Los Angeles, CA
Oh You Pretty Things, Solo Fashion & Art Installation, Minnie Wilde, San
Francisco, California
Sketchel, Semipermanent, Sydney, Australia (exhibition catalog)
Remixed (presented by WIWP), Phonica, London, England, UK
Illicit Presents, Cross Street Orphanage, Auckland, New Zealand
The Munny Show, Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York City
Keep A Breast, Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York City
Modern Love, M Modern Gallery, Palm Springs, CA
Girls Girls Girls, MF Gallery, New York, NY
For A Better Tomorrow, Compound Gallery, Portland, OR

2004
Orange Skies Cotton Candy and You, Solo Show, Primary Space, Detroit, MI
The Stray Show at Art Chicago, exhibited with New Image Art, Chicago, IL
Curvy, Somawo Galleries, Sydney, Austrailia (exhibition catalog)
The Skull Show, haNNa gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Ornament, Track 16, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA
Pictoplasma, Pictoplasma Design Conference, Berlin, Germany
Two Steps Back (curated by 55dsl), New York, Paris, Berlin, London, Tokyo
Up Our Sleeve (curated by Dublab), New York, Los Angeles, Belgium, Tokyo
Sneaker Pimps, Australia, New Zealand, USA, Japan, Hong Kong,
Singapore, Taiwan, Korea, China, Thailand, Belgium
Characters by Design, Gray Matters, Dallas, TX
The 999 Show, M Modern, Palm Springs, CA
One, Motel Gallery, Portland, OR
From your Valentine, Copro Nason, Los Angeles, CA
Modern Love, M Modern, Palm Springs, CA

2003
Disney Girls, Solo Show, Melt Gallery, Sponsored by Fine Inc, Los Angeles
From the West Coast to the West Country, Spike Island Artspace, Bristol, UK
Pictoplasma, The Future is Now, New York, NY (exhibition catalog)
After School Special, Culture Cache, San Francisco, CA
Female Persuasion, Cherry and Martin, Los Angeles, CA
Cotton Candy Castle, Compound, Portland, OR
Haunted Dollhouse (curated by Liz McGrath), Copro Nason, Los Angeles
From Russia with Love, The Wurst Gallery, Portland, OR
Origin, Rocket Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
Lovely, 111 Minna, San Francisco, CA
Feathered Friends, Motel Gallery, Portland, OR
Crazy Bastard, New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA

2002
Icons of Action, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA
Superheroes, New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA
postMODern, Culture Cache, San Francisco, CA
StreetWiseOne, APART, London, UK (exhibition catalog)
We’re the Kids in America, Solo Installation, Verunica, San Francisco, CA
We’re the Kids in America, Solo Private View, Culture Cache, San
Francisco, California
Decked Out, Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Jose, New York (touring
exhibition)

2001
Hey Young London, Solo Private View, Culture Cache, San Francisco, CA
Modart, Art and Fashion Installation, ASR, Long Beach, CA

2000
16 Reasons, Juice Design Studios, San Francisco, CA

1999
Character Assassination (Curated by Maya Hayuk), Culture Cache, San
Francisco, CA

1998
Method, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA

Awards and Residencies

2003 Artist in Residence, Spike Island Artspace, Bristol, UK
2001 Artist in Residence, Culture Cache, San Francisco, CA
1997 Xeric Foundation Publication Grant, Xeric Foundation, Boston, MA

Selected Bibliography (Books and Catalogues)

Vintage LA (Harper Collins), This is Fashion Illustration (Monsa Books, Barcelona), Two Faced (IDN Publishing), Hi-Fructose (Last Gasp), Jeremyville Sessions (IDN Publishing), Handmade (Gingko Books), Dot Dot Dash (Die Gestalten Verlag), Designers Playground (Uber Books, Germany), Out of Doors (AfterModern Gallery), Illusive (Die Gestalten Verlag), New Fashion Illustration (Chrysalis Books), Semipermanent New York City (Design Conference Annual) Two Steps Back (55DSL Books), The World According to Paper (Harper Collins), Pictoplasma (Die Gestalten Verlag), Semipermanent Sydney (Design Conference Annual), Streetwise One (ApArt Gallery), From Girls to Grrrls (Chronicle Books)

Selected Bibliography (Features and Articles)

“Fawn Gehweiler” (IdN Magazine, Fall 2008), “Aftermodern” (Art Business, May 2008), “Fawn Gehweiler” (Missbehave Magazine, January 2007), “Out of Doors” (Art News, March 2006), “Open Studio” (Curve Magazine, June 2005), “Garden Party” (Anthem Magazine, Spring 2005) “Regal Ruffians” (Oyster Magazine, Australia, Spring 2005), “Orange Skies Cotton Candy and You” (Metro Times Detroit, October 2004), “Orange Skies Cotton Candy and You” (Hour Detroit, October 2004), “On the Wall” (Real Detroit Weekly, October 2004), “Playground” (Wad Magazine, France, Summer 2004), “She’s On the List” (Paper Magazine, November 2003), “From Russia With Love” (Relax Magazine Japan, November 2003), “Wacky Chicks” (Paper Magazine, May 2003), “Eyes Wide” (Anthem Magazine, Spring 2003), “The Next 100” (Urb Magazine, Spring 2003), “Disney Girls” (CSNA Magazine, Spring 2003), “Kiddy Up” (Paper Magazine, February 2003), “Hare Ye” (Time Out New York, January 2003), “Holiday Gift Guide” (Elle Girl Magazine, December 2002), “Holiday Gift Guide” (Paper Magazine, December 2002), “Badge of Honor” (XLR8R Magazine, November 2002), “Icons of Action” (Artweek, August 2002), “Fawn Gehweiler” (Flux Magazine, August 2002), “Faux Real: Fawn Gehweiler” (XLR8R Magazine, April 2002), “Bomb Pop” (The Face Magazine UK, January 2002), “Teen Panthers” (Girlfrenzy Millenial, Annual 1999)

Selected Bibliography (Online)

Style.com, Refinery29, Nylon Magazine, Teen Vogue, WWD, Paper Magazine, Dazed and Confused Magazine, A Shaded View on Fashion, Juxtapoz Magazine, Hi-Fructose Magazine, Cool Hunting, Guest of a Guest, Boing Boing, Travel + Leisure, Racked NY, Shift Japan