[Artist Bio] Rachel Berkowitz
Rachel Berkowitz (b. 1993) lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.
Born in Columbus, Ohio, and raised in London, Rachel Berkowitz graduated with a BA in Fine Arts from the UCLA School of Art and Architecture in 2016. Her recent practice concentrates on the spiritual elements behind risk-taking, fate, and chance. The work includes painting, printmaking, and photography. Rachel has always had a keen eye for fashion design collaborations and has participated in many fashion streetwear photography projects for various Los Angeles brands. Previously, she has exhibited in solo painting and photography shows, group Fine Art shows and at global artist events in Los Angeles, London, and Japan.
With three more Artist residencies coming up this year in 2020, Rachel has completed three international artist residencies over the last few years. Spanning from London to Chicago, Rachel will jump to any opportunity when it comes to traveling for an artistic purpose. Her artist residencies range from the La Napoule Artist Foundation in France to the Slade School of Art London Summer Intensive in England to the Volcanoes of Lassen Volcanic National Park, in California.
Rachel has been awarded first place in various International Fine Art competitions and has received numerous commissions from private homes in Malibu to staging for Palm Springs Modernism Week, to painting a mural for Bill Nye, The Science Guy’s new videos filmed at The Planetary Society in Pasadena.
Rachel has self-published three complete Fine Art photography books. One of her most popular series titled “Fairfax Royalty” will be displayed at a booth for Gallery 1202 in The LA Art Show, February 2020.