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

STRATUM, July 2019
Ori Gallery
Portland, Oregon
Group exhibition

PERTURBATION, February 2019
Indiana University Kokomo Art Gallery
Kokomo, Indiana
Juried exhibition

MENAGERIE - WILD AND WONDERFUL, January 2019
The Contemporary Art Exchange
Washington, North Carolina
Juried exhibition

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 Project Management, Received December 2018

  • Certificate in Introduction to Business Management, Received April 2016

  • Certificate in Corporate Communication, Received December 2016

MASSACHUSETTS COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN
Boston, Massachusetts

  • B.F.A. in Sculpture, Received May 2012

  • Graduation with Academic Honors and Distinction