Gossamer Rozen is an artist from Northeastern Pennsylvania. They develop bodies of work utilizing sculpture, installation, textile, fashion, toy design, illustration, and narrative.

Gossamer is a non-binary transgender person of African American and Filipino decent.

Gossamer's art is an exploration of existence. Gossamer explores topics such as ritual and belief, sense of self, romance and relationships, the border between life and death, the essence of life, and consciousness.


AWARDS & SHOWS

3RD ANNUAL SMALL WORKS SHOW, November 2018

Waverly Small Works Gallery
Waverly, Pennsylvania
Juried exhibition

SHOUTOUT: BLACK ART EXHIBITION, November 2018

Scranton, Pennsylvania
Group exhibition

QUEER AND COUNTING ART SHOW, June 2018

Scranton, Pennsylvania
Group exhibition

SCRANTON ZINE FEST, June 2018

Scranton, Pennsylvania
Panel speaker

MONOCHROMATIC PRINT EXCHANGE, March 2018

Richmond, Virginia
Group exhibition

MASSART SENIOR SHOW, May 2012

Boston, Massachusetts
Group exhibition

MASSART ALL SCHOOL SHOW, Fall 2010

Boston, Massachusetts
Group exhibition

MASSART ALL SCHOOL SHOW, Spring 2009

Boston, Massachusetts
Group exhibition

MASSART PRESIDENTS' AWARD, Fall 2008

Boston, Massachusetts
Scholarship

HAZLETON ART LEAGUE SCHOLARSHIP, Spring 2008

Hazleton, Pennsylvania
Scholarship

MARIAN SUTHERLAND KIRBY LIBRARY ART SHOW, Spring 2008

Mountain Top, Pennsylvania
Group exhibition

FINE ARTS FIESTA POSTER CONTEST, Spring 2008

Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
Juried competition

TOKYOPOP RISING STARS OF MANGA 6, Spring 2007

Online Event
Juried competition

TOKYOPOP RISING STARS OF MANGA 5, Spring 2006

Online Event
Juried competition

 

EDUCATION

PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY
Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

Certificate in Introduction to Business Management, Received April 2016
Certificate in Corporate Communication, Received December 2016
Certificate in Project Management, Received December 2018

MASSACHUSETTS COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN
Boston, Massachusetts

B.F.A. in Sculpture, Received May 2012
Graduation with Academic Honors and Distinction

 

PUBLICATIONS

TENDER VOL. 2

self-published art zine
42p, perfect bound
May 2018

TENDER VOL. 1

self-published art zine
20p, saddle-stitched
May 2016