Curriculum Vitae

Education:

1973-1976 Immaculate Heart College
2002-2004 Cal State University Los Angeles

Solo Exhibitions:

2013 - Short North Alliance Gallery, Columbus, OH

2013 - Just What is it That Makes Todays Homos So Different, So Appealing? ONE Gallery, West Hollywood, CA

1993 - Chico Moderno, Norris Fine Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1982 - A Different Light Bookstore, Los Angeles, CA

1981 - Chicanos Invade New York Windows on White Street, Tribeca, New York

1980 - A Different Light Bookstore, Los Angeles, CA

Special Projects:

2002
Angel of Hope /Angel de Esperanza
A Community of Angels Project for L.A. AIDS
Programs Office unveiled at The United States
Sixth Annual Conference on AIDS at The Anaheim Hilton, Anaheim, CA

1993 – 1995
Illustrated 3 volumes of “Chicos Modernos”, a Spanish language comic book dealing with HIV/AIDS prevention and transmission geared to the monolingual Spanish speaking street hustlers/runaways/ sex workers in Hollywood/L.A.

Group Exhibitions:

2017
Axis Mundo: Queer Networks in Chicano L.A.
ONE Gallery/ West Hollywood Library, West Hollywood, CA
MOCA Pacific Design Center, West Hollywood, CA

Queerly Tehuantin
Galeria de La Raza, San Francisco, CA

iMirame! Expressions of Queer Latinx Art
La Plaza de Cultura y Artes, Los Angeles, CA

2016
Drama Queer
Queer Arts Festival, Vancouver, BC 2016
Pride in Art Society

2015
Art, AIDS, America
Opened October 3rd
Tacoma Art Museum (TAM), Tacoma. WA
Opened 2016
Zuckerman Museum of Art, Kennesaw State University, GA
Opened June 6th, 2016
The Bronx Museum of the Arts, New York , NY

Art, AIDS, America (preview)
ONE Gallery/ West Hollywood Library, West Hollywood, CA

2014
Sagrado Corazon
Chim Maya Gallery, East L.A. CA

2013-2014
Joan Joan Joan ! One Subject, Many Artists
John Wayne Airport, Santa Ana, CA

2013
Rojas & Terrill
Latino Heritage Month
Ohio State University, The Union, Columbus, OH

2013
Recent Acquisitions
Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, New York, NY

2011-2013
ASCO: Elite of the Obscure
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
Williams College of Art, Williamstown, MA
Museo Universitario de Arte Contemporáneo (MUAC), Mexico, DF

2012
Out There
Los Angeles Art Association, 825 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2011
Out and Out
ChimMaya Gallery, East Los Angeles, CA

Open Show
Los Angeles Art Association, 825 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2010
12X12
ChimMaya Gallery, East Los Angeles, CA

The Male Form
ChimMaya Gallery, East Los Angeles, CA

Celebrando!
L.A. Latino Heritage Artists
Fremont Gallery Fine Art, South Pasadena, CA

2009
The Thin Veil
Antebellum Gallery, Hollywood, CA

2008
Making Room for Wonder
11th Annual Queer Arts Festival, San Francisco, CA

Amigos y Amantes
Metro Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2007
Amigos y Amantes
Cathedral of the Lady of the Angels Conference Center
Los Angeles, CA

2004
Cal State University L.A. Student Show, Los Angeles, CA

MOCA Staff Show
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

2003
MOCA Staff Show
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

2002
United States Conference on AIDS
Anaheim Hilton, Anaheim, CA

2000
Los “Angels” 2000
El Pueblo Gallery, Olvera Street, Los Angeles, CA

1999
Santa Fe Colony Artists at The Brewery
I-5 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1998
The DADA Show
Los Angeles, CA

Dia de Los Muertos
The Advocate Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1996
Heterogeneous
Katherine E. Nash Gallery, University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Downtown Lives!
DADA, Los Angeles, CA

1995
TranscEND AIDS
Los Angeles Center for Photographic Studies, Los Angeles, CA

Outfest ‘95
Director’s Guild of America, Los Angeles, CA

1994
Homeboy Beautiful
The ‘zine Scream
Resolution Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Passion and Protest
VIVA! At Beyond Baroque, Venice, CA

1993
In the Public Eye
SPARC Gallery, Venice, CA

Joteria!-Nationality and Sexuality
DaVinci Gallery
Los Angeles City College, Los Angeles, CA

TranscEND AIDS
William Grant Still Community Art Center, Los Angeles, CA

1992
Pasion por Frida
The Mexican Museum, San Francisco, CA
Brooklyn Art Museum, Brooklyn, NY

1991
Pasion por Frida
Museo Estudio Diego Rivera, Mexico, D.F.

Cantos de Esta Tierra
Wild Blue Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Contemporary Visions of the Virgen de Guadalupe
Downey Museum of Art, Downey CA

VIVA’s Mexico: Too Many Centuries of Denial, Invisibility and Silence
Beyond Baroque Gallery, Venice, CA

Images of Hope/Imagenes de Esperanza
Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA

Alex Donis /Joey Terrill, Two Points of View/One Common Ground
Echo Park Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

A Day Without Art - L.A. Art Fair
Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles, CA

1990
Celebracion Dia de Los Muertos
Echo Park Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Silent Echoes
Ventura College, Ventura, CA

Summer Group Show
Williams/Lamb Gallery, Long Beach, CA

1987
Grandeur of The Everyday
Ariel Gallery, SoHo, NY

A Separate Peace
Gallery 69A, Worcester, MA

Men’s Summer Show
Michael Ivey Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1986
Latin American Artists
Michael Ivey Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1985 Carl Schmidt / Joey Terrill -New Landscapes
James Turcotte Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1984
Gronk and Joey
Score Bar, Los Angeles, CA

First International Art Competition
State Capitol Building, Tallahassee, FL

1981
The Last Chicano Art Show
La Galeria, Santa Ana, CA

1979
Grupo Pentagon
Mexico City, D.F.

1978
Annual Downtown Artists Show
Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE), Los Angeles, CA

1976
No Mas Nos Dieron Tres Dias! (sic)
Cal State University at Long Beach, Long Beach, CA

1975
Escandalosas!
Richard Nieblas’ House, East Los Angeles, CA