Artist in Residence - Jeremy Zierau

In residence September 2 through November 18, 2016

1805 Gallery is pleased to announce the launch of an Artist Residency program. The residency is an opportunity for emerging artists of all media to explore concepts unique to their practice. Work produced by 2016-2017 resident artists will be presented at Art Above Fall 2017, a contemporary art exhibition located on the rooftop of the Porto Vista Hotel.

1805 Gallery is thrilled to host Jeremy Zierau as the first resident artist of 2016. Zierau will be working in the gallery from Friday, September 2 through Friday, November 18, 2016.   While in residence, Zierau will create art object pairings and produce a weekly podcast that documents conversations with local artists about irrelevant topics. Celebrate the commencement of Jeremy Zierau's residency on September 3, 2016 from 6-10PM. 

Irrelevant Podcast

 Every Thursday at 8:00pm 1805 Gallery will be open to the public for a live taping of ‘Irrelevant’.  The weekly podcast will feature conversations about irrelevant topics between Jeremy Zierau and a select group of local artists.  

Jeremy Zierau

Jeremy Zierau

b. 1985, Lives and works in San Diego, CA

Jeremy Zierau explores human communication and the methods we use to process data. He creates semi-objective objects, renderings and videos that focus on the late 20th century ideology of artistic inclusiveness and the rise of the Arts & Craft stores. Zierau holds a BFA from The Cooper Union School of Art.

Art Above

1805 Gallery presents Art Above , an open-air contemporary art fair that features collective works from emerging artists. The event aims to promote the work of creatives and businesses in San Diego, while engaging the public at large.

Art Above is presented atop a 6,000 sq. ft. rooftop at the Porto Vista Hotel, overlooking the harbor and Little Italy. The exhibition is an opportunity for emerging artists to exhibit their body of work to a larger audience. Art Above welcomes art lovers and collectors in search of original works of art.

The rooftop venue is located on the 5th floor of the Porto Vista Hotel at 1835 Columbia Street.

 For more information regarding Art Above please contact Lauren at

Stay tuned for upcoming events !