2006 Strange Love-Darren Hostetter, MFA Thesis Exhibition.
Gatov Gallery East CSULB, Long Beach,Ca.
2005 Darren Hostetter  Memphis Gallery, Santa Ana, Ca. 
2004 Darren Hostetter/ John Koller  Funnel, Pasadena, Ca. 
1999 Darren Hostetter Recent paintings  M Bar Gallery, Long Beach, Ca.

1998 Darren Hostetter Recent paintings  Max’s Bar & Grill Gallery, Hollywood,Ca.
34 Degrees Below  Studio 218, El Segundo, Ca.
Indigenous Signs  Artscape Gallery, Long Beach, Ca.


Darren Hostetter Recent Paintings  Kress Building, Long Beach, Ca.
Darren Hostetter Recent Paintings 
Portfolio Gallery, Long Beach, Ca.
1994 Darren Hostetter Paintings of Long Beach,  Long Beach Historical Society
Darren Hostetter Recent Paintings  City Frameworks, Long Beach, Ca.
2010 Mass Emergencies Angels Gate, San Pedro,Ca May,2010  
The Oscene Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach Ca. February 2010
2009 ARTRA 2009Los Angeles, Ca. November, 2009
Shock & Awe CSULB, Long Beach, Ca. November, 2009 
Sam Lee GalleryPacific Design Center, Los Angeles, Ca. October, 2009 
Flying Machine: Darren Hostetter & Ian Song Angels Gate, San Pedro, Ca. September, 2009  
The Backyard Sam Lee Gallery, Los Angeles Ca. July, 2009
UAM Wide Angle 3  University Art Museum, CSULB, Long Beach Ca. March, 2009
Out of School Brea Art Center, Brea Ca. Feburary, 2009
2008 Obsesive Surfaces  California State University Dominguez Hills (opens Fall 2008)
Fullerton College Faculty Bienielle, August 2008
Les Vergers De L’Art Galerie Paris, France (Project Room) July 2008
Annual  L.A.C.E. Fundraiser Auction L.A.C.E. Gallery, Los Angeles
Affordale Art FairNY,NY (0pens June, 2008)
Petri Dishes, HiArt Gallery NY,NY
2007 Red Dot Art Fair Miami 07Miami Fl (presented by Sam Lee Gallery, Los Angeles)                               
Collective Bargaining,Treehouse gallery Los Angeles 
Sam Lee Gallery Los Angeles, Ca.
Annual  L.A.C.E. Fundraiser Auction L.A.C.E. Gallery, Los Angeles             
Bridge Art Fair Chicago(presented by Sam Lee Gallery, Los Angeles)  
This Island Earth C.S.U.L.B. Art Gallery
2006 Fortnight Raid Projects, Los Angeles, Ca.
Homegrown JFlynn Gallery, Costa Mesa, Ca.
LBC  Greenleaf Gallery Whittier College, Whittier, Ca.
New California Masters Works Gallery, San Jose, Ca.
Money Is No Object
AM Projects, Los Angeles, Ca.
War,What is it Good For? BK Smith Gallery, Lake Erie College Painsville, Ohio .
2005 2.97 9/10 and Up Biola University Art Gallery, La Mirada, Ca.
That's the Way We Roll Chinatown, LA, Ca.
20 Artists Converge on Santa Ana
Unionartspace, Santa Ana, Ca.
C.S.U.L.B. Art Gallery
Recently C.S.U.L.B. Art Gallery   
Insights 2005
University Art Museum(Juried show)C.S.U.L.B.
Reveal Revile: Odessy Project 2005 C.S.U.L.B. Gatov Gallery,Long Beach,Ca.
Visual Scholars Santa Ana College Art Gallery at The Santora Building, Santa Ana, Ca.
Fantastic Realities (juried by Jocelyn Schneider Foye) C.S.U.L.B. Gallery           
Centered On The Center
Huntington Beach Art Center, Huntington Beach  Ca.
2004 L.A.Open L.a. Municipal Gallery Los Angeles, Ca.
Perspectives On Bush Koo’s Art Cafe/Gallery, Long Beach, Ca.
In America Don O Melvany  Gallery, West Hollywood, Ca.
Reveal Revile  Viento Y Agua Gallery , Long Beach, Ca.
Referendum on Bush Viento Y Agua Gallery , Long Beach, Ca.
Advancement to Candidacy Show  C.S.U.L.B. Gallery 5
C.S.U.L.B. M.F.A. Group Exhibit ( Juried by Roland Reise)
2003 Group Exhibition, Funnel Gallery, Pasadena,Ca.
Peter Frank Selects (juried exhibit) curated by Peter Frank, Don O Melveny Gallery, West Hollywood, Ca.

Works on Paper  Forget It Jake Gallery, L.A.

2001 Blindsite (juried exhibit) Curated by Dr. Karen Kleinfelder California State University Long Beach
1999 ARSG LACMA January Group show, Los Angeles, Ca
1997 From Beyond ARK Gallery Long Beach, Ca.
1996 Long Beach 96’ Michael Levy Gallery (Juried show), Long Beach , Ca.
Modern Culture Gallery Paradiso, Costa Mesa, Ca.
The City Show City Frameworks Long Beach, Ca.
Urban Landscape Long Beach Art Association (juried show), Long Beach, Ca.
1995 The Small Show City Frameworks Long Beach, Ca.
Long Beach Open  Long Beach Art Association (Juried show), Long Beach , Ca.

Memories, Milestones and Miracles ( juried national touring exhibition)
1991 Society of Illustrators Los Angeles Annual Show Society of Illustrators, Los Angeles
CSULB Art Acquisition Exhibit  (permanentcollection)


Heritage Air Museum Bellingham WA.,Gen. William Anders (USAF) Ret.,Eric Anders, Dennis Apodaca, Design Team America, The Designory, Timothy Foltz, Mr. And Mrs. David Fredell, Brad Hockersmith, Mark Sasway, Claudia Vosper, Mr. and Mrs. Steven Hoard, McDonnell Douglas Aircraft, Mr. and Mrs. Michael Johnson, Martin Cox, Jonathan Hap, Long Beach Fire Department, Mr. and Mrs. David Unger, Robert Wilson, Michael Bohn, Joseph Cesario, California State University Long Beach Student Union


California State University Long Beach Service Learning Award For Service in Cambodia, 2006
Werby Memorial Scholarship, 2005
Long Beach Fire Department, 1997
California State Assembly,1997
City of Long Beach,1997


Teaching Experience
2008-09 Fullerton Comunity College, Golden West College, Santa Ana College,
Long Beach Arts Council-  Eye on Design
2007 California State University Long Beach, Fullerton Comunity College, Santa Ana College
2006 California State University Long Beach, Teaching Associate (teaching foundation art courses)
1997-2006 Long Beach Unified School District Long Beach, California
          Specializing in art and technology instruction
2006- (winter) California State University Long Beach Instructor/Student Supervisor for Art and Social Action Cambodia worked with NGOs, Royal University of Fine Arts ( High School Program, Phnom Penh, Pannasastra University, Phnom Penh, Cambodia


Teaching Professional Development

F.A.T.E.  Confluence Conference Portland,Or
F.A.T.E.  (Foundation Art Theory and Education) current member
C.A.A. 2009 Conference Los Angeles, Ca.


Student Awards and Achievements

Student, Kevin Clausen 2009 Media Arts Competition of the California Community Colleges’Economic Workforce Development Program
Student, Brianna Meli 2009 Fullerton College Juried Student Show
Student, Ryan Smith 2009 Fullerton College Juried Student Show

2006 Master of Fine Art, Drawing and Painting
California State University Long Beach , Ca

Bachelor of Fine Art, Illustration
California State University Long Beach , Ca. 2003



Artist’s Talk at Fullerton College, Fullerton College Ca. 2010
Artist’s Talk at Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, Ca. 2009
Artist’s Talk at El Camino College, Torrence, Ca. 2009
Artist’s Talk at Long Beach City College, Long Beach, Ca. 2008
Artist’s Talk at Whittier College, Whittier, Ca. 2006
Artist’s Panel discussion for War, What is it good for? Show at Lake Erie College Painsville, OH 2006
Artist’s Panel discussion for 2.97 9/10 show at Biola University  La Mirada, Ca , 2005


ArtSceneDecember 2008 Volume 28, No. 4 Kathy Zimmerer-McKelvie,Art Critic
Los Angeles Times: Around the Galleries, Friday, November 7, 2008 Mobilizing Images of War By Christopher Knight, Art Critic
Collective Bargaining Catalogue 2007 AM Projects Los Angeles
Reveil/Revile Catalogue 2005 CSULB Odessy Project
Out of School Catalogue 2009 Brea Art Center