i’ve said too much:
wear more black
speech & space
prescription
wayfarers

Norberto Gomez, Jr. is a media archaeologist, digital demonologist and artist based in Baltimore, Maryland who writes about death and technology, as well as aesthetics and horror. Gomez received a PhD from Virginia Commonwealth University where he studied digital culture and the Perl programming language. He also received an MFA in painting and drawing from the University of Houston. Gomez is the co-founder and editor of Sybil Press, a small print press specializing in handmade artist books, works of theory, and other experiments where he self-published The Book of Cannibals—a grimoire for the contemporary artist and consumer. Gomez currently contributes online to Blumhouse, Cvlt Nation, and Digital America and has written for Fangoria Magazine. Gomez's artwork has been exhibited most recently at Little Berlin (Philadelphia), (e)merge (D.C.), and C.I.C.A. Museum (South Korea).

For a current CV, please email info@norbertogomezjr.com

Solo
•    2015, Corporate & Museum Frame, Richmond, VA
•    2014, Excerpts from the Occult Nature of Style, Club K, Baltimore, MD
•    2013, (e)merge art fair, Washington, D.C.
•    2013, THE OCCULT NATURE OF STYLE, Gallery A, Richmond, VA
•    2013, FORTY-FIVE NEW DRAWINGS + ONE MOVING PICTURE: REGARDING INFLUENCE+CANNIBALISM+FRIENDSHIP, Mobile Art Bus, Virginia Center for Latin American Art (VACLAA), Richmond, VA
•    2009, Dogs Bark, Small Project Space, University of Houston, TX
•    2006, The Two-headed Boy and other Amazing Characters, Ben Bailey Art Gallery, Texas A&M University, Kingsville, TX

Two-person
•    2011, timesteps, with Debra Barrera, Lawndale Art Center, Houston, TX
•    2009, Out of Our Hands, with Melissa Marks Garner, K-Space Contemporary, Corpus Christi, TX
•    2007, New Works, with JB Cantu, Conner Museum, Texas A&M University, Kingsville, TX

Group
•    2016, Lunar Insurrection, Little Berlin, Philadelphia, PA (forthcoming)
•    2015, CICA Group Show, CICA Museum, South Korea
•    2014, Young Masters, Ben Bailey Art Gallery, Texas A&M University, Kingsville, TX
•    2013, RVA Street Art Festival, GRTC Bus Depot, Richmond, VA
•    2012, Winter Group Show, Gallery A, Richmond, VA
•    2010, Fireworks Night, Godspeeeeed Gallery, Richmond, VA
•    2010, Times 20 Plus, Mighty Fine Arts Gallery, Dallas, TX
•    2009, Monster Show 4, Domy Books, Houston & Austin, TX
•    2009, The AMG Visual Stimulus Package, Apama Mackey Gallery, Houston, TX
•    2009, MFA Thesis Exhibition, Blaffer Art Museum, Houston, TX
•    2009, Sound Forms, Aurora Theater, Houston, TX, curated by Mary & Stephen Hillerbrand
•    2008, Dis, Dat, Deez, Doz, The Joanna, Houston, TX
•    2008, Beyond the Wasteland, Domy Books, Houston, TX
•    2007, Drawing Show, The Joanna, Houston, TX
•    2007, Collective Playground, Lawndale Art Center, Houston, TX, in association with Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts
•    2006, Children of the Third Coast, Progreso Art Gallery, Nuevo Progreso, MX
•    2005, Taller de Rufino Tamaya, Oaxaca, MX

Residencies
•    2017, Researcher-in-Residence, Signal Culture, Owego, NY
•    2015, Researcher-in-Residence, Signal Culture, Owego, NY
•    2011, Many Mini Residency, Skydive/Online, Houston, TX

Curatorial
•    2014, Bring Your Own Beamer (BYOB)-Baltimore II, Club K, co-facilitated with Katie Duffy
•    2013, BYOB-Richmond II, Hardywood Park, Richmond, VA, in association with 1708 Gallery
•    2012, BYOB-San Antonio, w/Lullwood Group, 107 Gallery, San Antonio, TX
•    2012, BYOB-Richmond, InLight Richmond, 1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA
•    2010, Fireworks Night, Godspeeeed Gallery, Richmond VA. Featuring: Jon Rafman, Parker Ito, Vanessa Van Alstyne, Paul Slocum, Jesica Garcia, Rhys Coren and more. Co-curated

photo: Spencer L. Turner, Gallery A, Richmond, VA, 2013.