YAZ'S GALLERY

Official website of the visual artist Yaz

    ARTIST CV

Yaz (b. 1986, Jordan)
Currently lives in Sacramento, Cali

Yaz is a multimedia artist that works primarily in the abstract realm. She often employs bright, bold colors as she loves the vibrancy and energy the vividness brings to her pieces.

Education

Studied under:
Gioia Fonda
Ianna Frisby


Solo Exhibitions


September 24 2016: Starbucks, East Sacramento



june 12 - august 12 2016: brookdale senior living center, roseville


April - June 2016: Temple Coffee Roasters, Sacramento

February & September 2015: 
Amen Real Estate, Sacramento 

July 2015: 
The Paint Chip, Davis

May 2015: 
Shine, Sacramento

2014: 
Sacramento News & Review Newsstand - located in front of their office, Sacramento


Group Exhibitions


March 4/5 + 11/12: Group Exhibit, Citrus Heights Hidden Treasures Show, Sunrise Mall, Citrus Heights​ 


March - February 2017: Nautilus Tea Co., Fair Oaks


​February 2017 - March 2017: Group Exhibit, Creative Collaborations Crew, Jasper's Giant Hamburgers


January 21 2017 - February 18 2017: Creative Collaborations Crew of Citrus Heights 1st Group Show, Cafe Colonial, Sacramento


January 28 2017:Patterns of Disorder  hosted by Retrograde Collective + Menagerie, Menagerie (Outlet Coworking) + Red Museum, Sacramento 



December 2016 - March 2017: Sincere Ceramics, Sacramento


December 2016 - January 2017:Big Show of Small Treasures, DaDa's Art Gallery & Boutique, Sacramento


October 1 2016: Creative Women Mini-Con, Empire Comics Vault, Sacramento

1-31: Empire Comics Vault, sacramento


August 27 2016: Elk Grove's Multicultural Festival - Juried Show, Elk Grove


JUNE 11 2016: Mac Dre Art Show 2, Oakland


January & February 2016: Artistic Edge Gallery & Framing, Sacramento 

June & July 2015: 
Cafe Colonial, Oak Park

March & April 2015:
aspiring artist debut - Juried Show, Sacramento Fine Arts Center, Sacramento

April 2015: 
A Benefit for WEAVE, Studio 10, Sacramento

December 2014:
holiday RAWk  hosted by raw All Natural Artists, Ace of Spades, Sacramento


AWARDS

​2016: Honorable mention ribbon | Elk Grove's Multicultural Festival Juried Art Show, Elk Grove


PRESS

january 2016: Art Shown on good day sacrament0  for story on the sac free art drop

october 2016: art shown on good day sacramento for story on the creative women mini-con hosted by empire's comics vault

february 2015: artist feature on the blog Creative Corner 

FEB 2015: My painting Mr. Furly, was featured on the official Thizz Nation's Instagram page.




COMMISSIONS

2016: CORPORATE COMMISSION, CUSTOM CALI FLAG for the newly elected president of the lwv, 16 IN X 20 IN, ACRYLIC PAINT AND COLLAGE ON CANVAS

MELISSA BREACH - LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS, SACRAMENTO, CA



2016: CORPORATE Commission, custom cali flag featuring calcog logos, 16 in x 20 in, Acrylic paint and collage on canvas Bill Higgins - California Association of Councils of GOVERNMENTS, Sacramento, CA

2015: PRIVATE COMMISSION,  Pop, 8 in x 10 in, Acrylic paint on canvas, Elk  Grove, CA 


Collections


PRIVATE COLLECTION | RUSSIA
Private collection | Portland, OR
Private collection | Englewood, CO
Private collection | Seattle, WA
Private collection | Elk Grove, CA
Private collection | Orangevale, CA
Private collection | Sacramento, CA
Private collection | San Francisco, CA
Private collection | Apache Junction, AZ

league of women voters | washington d.c.

california association of councils of governments | sacramento, ca