2018 FOASouth, Laguna Beach, CA
2017 Hilbert Museum of California Art, “California Masters”, Orange, CA
2017 California Heritage Museum, “Paintings: Common Objects - Uncommon People, 20 Year Survey”, Santa Monica, CA
2016 Giacobbe-Fritz Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM
2016 Launch Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2015 Bakersfield Museum of Art (BMOA), Bakersfield, CA
2015 Giacobbe-Fritz Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM
2014 CODA Gallery, Palm Desert, CA
2013 Museum of Art & History (MOAH) “Objectified”, Lancaster, CA
2013 Brett Rubbico Gallery, Newport Beach, CA
2010 JoAnne Artman Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
2008 Concordia University, John & Linda Friend Gallery, Irvine, CA
2008 CSUF Grand Central Art Center, Santa Ana, CA
2008 Whitney Gallery “Live!”, Laguna Beach, CA
2006 Kelli Couchee Gallery, Valencia, CA
2006 South Coast Art Gallery, Newport Beach, CA
2005 Kelli Couchee Gallery“A Quiet World”, Valencia, CA
2004 Kelli Couchee Gallery, Valencia, CA
2004 Peter Blake Gallery,“Recent Painting’s”, Newport Beach, CA
2003 Square Blue Gallery,“Tastemaker’s”, Newport Beach, CA
1998 Current Drawings and Collage Gallery Lunaria, Santa Monica, CA
1997 Bradford Gallery,“Recent Works – 500 Years” Gallery Opening and benefit for CHOC (Children’s Hospital of Orange County) Newport Beach, CA
1997 “Icons” Gallery 7916 (Fairfax & Beverly), Los Angeles, CA


2018 POST Gallery at the Bendix Building, “Let Me Eat Cake” Kamikaze Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA
2018 West LA College, “Artists Paint Artists”, Culver City, CA
2018 Laguna Art Museum, Centennial Art Auction, Laguna Beach, CA
2018 Coastline College Gallery, “On the Ropes/In the Kisser”, Newport Beach, CA
2017 Arcadia Contemporary, “Artists & Poets”, Culver City, CA
2017 Castelli Art Space, “Pink”, Los Angeles, CA
2017 Sue Greenwood Fine Art, “Vintage”, Laguna Beach, CA
2017 Pacific Art Foundation, Newport Beach, CA
2017 Sin City Gallery, “Nude Survey 6", Las Vegas, NV
2017 Museum of Donuts, Ontario, CA
2017 Laguna Art Museum, “California Cool:Art Auction 2017", Laguna Beach, CA
2017 Orange County Center of Contemporary Art, “Incarceration”, Santa Ana, CA
2016 Coastline Art Gallery, “Like Mark”, Newport Beach, CA
2016 Q Art Salon, “Critters and Peeps”, Santa Ana, CA
2016 “Art Basil LA 2016", Los Angeles, CA
2016 California Heritage Museum, “Collectors Choice”, Santa Monica, CA
2016 Pasadena Museum of California Art (PMCA), “In the Land of Sunshine”, Pasadena, CA
2016 Long Beach City College, “Obversations”, Long Beach, CA
2016 Jamie Brooks Fine Art, “Future Recollections”, Costa Mesa, CA
2015 Laguna Art Museum, “The Canyon Project: Artivism”, Laguna Beach, CA
2015 Paul Williams Gallery, “Skid Marks”, Ontario, CA
2015 Jamie Brooks Fine Art, “Nude Survey One”, Newport Beach, CA
2015 royale projects: contemporary art, “Andi-50", Palm Desert, CA
2014 Bakersfield Museum of Art (BMOA), “Face to Face”, Bakersfield, CA
2014 Coastline College Gallery, “FARM/ 2 fork”, Newport Beach, CA
2014 The Frostig Collection, Bergamot Station, “Dog Days of Summer”, Santa Monica, CA
2014 Brett Rubbico Gallery,”UNDER the Influence”, Newport Beach, CA
2014 Orange County Museum of Art (OCMA), “2014 Art Auction”, Newport Beach, CA
2014 Coagula Gallery, “Two Johns and a Whore”, Los Angeles, CA
2013 USC Hillel Center Art Gallery, “Portrait of the Fallen Memorial”, Los Angeles, CA
2013 Brett Rubbico Gallery, “Group Summer Show”, Newport Beach, CA
2012 Green Hill Invitational, Yorktown, NY
2013 Orange Coast College, Frank M. Doyle Arts Pavilion, “(Southern) California Drawing”, Costa Mesa, CA
2012 Green Hill Invitational, Yorktown, NY
2012 Orange Coast College, Frank M. Doyle Arts Pavilion, “Body Language”, Costa Mesa, CA
2012 The Great Park, Artists’ Studios Gallery, “1942", Irvine, CA
2012 Grand Central Art Center, “_____ism”, Santa Ana, CA
2012 Huntington Beach Art Center, “Traditional/Contemporary”, Huntington Beach, CA
2011 Swenson Fine Art, Laguna Beach, CA
2011 Terrell Moore Gallery, “Portraits of the Fallen Memorial”, Los Angeles, CA
2011 The Muckenthaler Cultural Center, “American Nostalgia”, Fullerton, CA
2011 Segil Fine Art “Tell Me A Story”, Monrovia, CA
2010 Guggenheim Gallery at Chapman University, Orange, CA
2010 LA Art Show, LA Convention Center, Los Angeles, CA
2009 Coastline Community College Gallery “Figure It Out”, Huntington Beach, CA
2009 Community Arts Project (CAP) “The Bank Job”, Laguna Beach, CA
2009 Joanne Artman Gallery, “SuperHeros”, Laguna Beach, CA
2008 Cerasoli:LeBasse Gallery “Untitled Love Project”, Culver City, CA
2008 BC Space, “My Father’s Party is Busted!”, Laguna Beach, CA
2008 @ Space Gallery, “Flatland”, Santa Ana, CA
2008 .ISM Gallery at the Koos Art Center “My Name Is___”, Long Beach, CA
2007 CSUF Grand Central Art Center “Save Santiago Park-Bird Project”, Santa Ana, CA
2007 Whitney Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
2007 Art Loft 205 “Surviving This Cancer” Claremont, CA
2007 Community Arts Project (CAP) “Dialog with a Mentor (A 10 year retrospective)”, Laguna Beach, CA
2007 .ISM Magazine “Untitled Love Project”, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA
2006 Marc Whitney Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
2006 Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara, CA
2006 Festival of Arts/Pageant of the Master’s “A Passion for Art”, Laguna Beach, CA
2006 Conejo Valley Art Museum, Thousand Oaks, CA (2nd Place Award)
2006 Bradford Studio/Gallery “Tin Can Metaphor II”, Newport Beach, CA
2005 Orange County Museum of Art “Little Squares Project”, Newport Beach, CA
2005 Festival of Arts/Pageant of the Master’s “On the Road”, Laguna Beach, CA
2005 Laguna Art Museum"All California!”Juried and Invitational Auction & Exhibition (Invited Artist), Laguna Beach, CA
2005 Laguna Museum of Art “Art for AIDS IV”, Monarch Bay, CA
2004 Laguna Art Museum 22nd Annual Art Auction, Laguna Beach, CA
2004 Millard Sheets Gallery, “Love:Whimsy & Wonder”, Pomona, CA
2004 Orange County Museum of Art, “Art & Architecture Tour”, Newport Beach, CA
2004 Showcase Gallery, “Collaboration”, Santa Ana, CA
2003 Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, “Beefcake/Cheesecake II”, Santa Ana, CA
2003 Laguna Art Museum, “Auction: 21 The Art Pack” Laguna Beach, CA
2002 Orange County Museum of Art, “Benefit Art Auction 2002" Newport Beach, CA
2002 Laguna Art Museum,“XX Marks the Spot” Laguna Beach, CA
2002 Square Blue Gallery, “Self Portrait’s”, Newport Beach, CA
2002 Square Blue Gallery, “Painter’s Painters”, Newport Beach, CA
2001 Square Blue Gallery, “Figuratively Speaking”, Newport Beach, CA
2000 Millard Sheets Gallery, “Art 2000: Applauding Revolutionary Talent” Pomona, CA
1996-1999 The National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences :Grammy’s “Person of the Year” Waldorf Astoria, New York,NY
1996-1999 The National “Real Radio 97.1 Celebrity Art Auction” Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (MusiCares) Directors Guild, Los Angeles, CA


Orange County Museum of Art
The Hilbert Museum of California Art at Chapman University, Orange, CA
Laguna Art Museum
Bakersfield Museum of Art
Museum of Art & History, Lancaster, CA
Chapman University permanent collection
The Abraham Lincoln Museum
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
National Museum of Catholic Art & Hist.


Darrel and Marsha Anderson
Don Bachardy
Peter Blake
Casper Brindle
Brown and White Law Offices
Gerald Buck
Gary Cambio
Andi Campognone
Chris Coleman
Jim Doti
Tom and Lisa DowlingPeter Frank
Diedre Hall
Michael H. Harrah
Mark & Jan Hilbert
Eric Johnson
Geoffrey R. Le Plastrier
Phyllis Lutjeans
Gordon T. McClelland
Todd Miller
Andy Moses
Brett RubbicoRay Sahranavard
Eric Sanders
John Seed
Van Simmons
Joseph R. Stack
Tyler Stallings
Taylor Art Collection
(Denver, Colorado)
Twinka Thiebaud
Kelly Tucker, MD


“Paint Fight : The Road Trip Rematch” 2018
“Truth & Beauty - The Art of Tom Dowling” 2017
“Paint Fight” portrait dual with William Wray 2014
“Natasha’s Transition” 2014
“Objectified” 2013
“Vintage Artique” 2013
“Cruzin Ride” 2012
“Vintage America” 2012
Stages of a Portrait of Artist Eric Johnson 2012
Various Stages of a Portrait; Brett Rubbico 2012
Painting Eric Minh Swenson 2012
Bradford interviews Don Bachardy (3 separate videos) 2011
“Looking for Genius” with Alex Schaefer 2011
“Looking for Genius” with Don Bachardy 2011
“Looking for Genius” with Mat Gleason 2011
“Better Angels” 2010


1998 Art Institute of Southern California
1997 AA, Fine Art, Orange Coast College



California State University Fullerton (CSUF), lecture, May 2018
Hilbert Museum of California Art, lecture, February 2018
Orange County Museum of Art, lecture, November 2017
Hilbert Museum of California Art, lecture, November 2017
Coastline Community College, object workshop, July 2016
Long Beach City College, lecture, March 2016
Museum of Art & History , Brush with a Master, January 2016
Bakersfield Museum of Art, object workshop, November 2015
Bakersfield Museum of Art, lecture and demonstration, September 2015
Coastline Community College, figurative and object workshop, July 2015
Coastline Community College, figurative and object workshop, June 2014
Coastline Community College, figurative and object workshop, August 2013
Coastline Community College, figurative workshop, July 2012
San Clemente Art Association, lecture and demonstration, March 2010
Coastline Community College, lecture, October 2009
Southcoast Art Gallery, demonstration, August 2009
Laguna College of Art and Design, 2008
Concordia University, lecture and demonstration, November 2008
Orange County Museum of Art, demonstration, July 2008
Santa Ana College, Art Forum Speaker Series, March 31, 2008
Art Loft 205, lecture and demonstration, 2007
Orange Coast College “Painting Fundamentals” Workshop, Spring 2006
Orange Coast College “Painting Fundamentals”Class, Summer 2006


Kristine Schomaker, Art & Cake, “Kitsch-In-Sync: Art and It’s Opposite”, 03/09/19
Evan Senn, Irvine Weekly, “Exploring the Idea of Kitsch at Coastline Community Art Gallery”, 02/26/19
Susan Walsh, LocalARTS “Kitsch is What Connects Us”, Winter 2019
OC Weekly, “Best of Orange County 2018", 10/19/18
Dave Barton, OC Weekly, “There’s Nothing Fishy About Coastline Art Gallery’s ‘Fish Out of Water’” 08/30/18
Shana Nys Dambrot , LA Weekly, “Two Artists Turn Their Friendly Rivalry Into a Competitive Portraiture Series” 06/15/18
Dave Barton, OC Weekly, “Bradford J. Salamon’s Paintings Turn Cultural Detritus Into Destination Art”, 11/15/17
Roberta Carasso, ArtScene, Oct./Nov., 2017
John Seed, “Rembrandt, Typewriters and Cheeseburgers”, Huffington Post, 07/17/2017
Caitlin Yoshiko Kandil, “Incarceration”, LA Times Daily Pilot, 02/10/2017
Shana Nys Dambrot, “In the Land of Sunshine”,, 02/10/2017
Antonie Boessenkool, “Exhibit Explores Life Behind Bars”, OC Register, 02/05/2017
In the Land of Sunshine”, ArtScene, Nov./Dec., 2016
Dave Barton, “Future Recollections”, OC Weekly, October 5, 2016
“Future Recollections”, Jamie Brooks Fine Art catalog, essay by Roberta Carasso, Sept. 2016
L.A’s Most Inspiring Stories”, VoyageLA Magazine, August 29, 2016
Not Exactly Fan Art”, OC Weekly, August 12-18, 2016
John Seed, “Bradford J. Salamon: Visages II at Launch LA”, Huffington Post, June 25,2016
Dave Barton, “'Obversations' at Long Beach City College Has Art Pieces Talking”, OC Weekly, March 2,2016
Editors Choice”, Southwest Art Magazine, March 2016
“Function and Design”, American Art Collector, June 2015
Southwest Art Magazine, June 2015
“Unlikely Portraits”, American Art Collector, November 2014
Liz Goldner, “UNDER the Influence”, ArtScene, July/August, 2014
Roberta Carasso, ArtScene, 11/2013
Deborah Vankin, “Big weekend on tap for art, and that’s just the beginning”, LA Times, 01/09/14
Roberta Carasso, “Objectified at the Museum of Art & History”, art ltd. Magazine, Jan./Feb. 2014
Angela Romero, “Artist and the Gentle Art of Perception”, Live Magazine, 10/4- 18/2013
Angela Romero, “Colliding Worlds TV” Interview, KMIR6 Palm Springs, CA, 9/29/2013
Cathy Breslaw’s, “Artist Bradford J. Salamon exhibits Visages”, Artful Life by Cathy,, 10/3/2013
Roberta Carasso, “2010:The art year in review”, The Orange County Register, 12/27/2010
Liz Goldner , “Recommended”, ArtScene 05/2010
Roberta Carasso, “The Body and Soul of Art”, Coast Magazine 05/2010
Roberta Carasso, “For Salamon, ‘every picture tells a story”, Laguna News Post 05/03/2010
“From Class to Canvas”, Coast Report 04/27/2010
“News Bites”, San Clemente Times 03/11-17/2010
“It’s Laguna; Art Happens”, Laguna Beach Independent 03/26/2010
“Setting up for Arts”, HB Independent 07/02/2009
“My Father’s Party is Busted!”, ArtScene, 01/2009
Roberta Carasso, “My Father’s Party is Busted!”, Coast Magazine, 01/2009
“Untitled Love Project”, ISM.: a community project, 12/08
Roberta Carasso“Salamon paints ‘talking’ portraits”, Laguna News Post, 02/07/2008
“Visual art Top 5 events” Orange County Register, 2/01/2008
“Friendship Animates CAP Exhibit”, Laguna Beach Independent, 11/23/2007
“Art Expo Las Vegas”, Art World News, 11/2007
“A Vegas Sensation”, Art Business News, 11/2007
Roberta Carasso “Salamon Exhibits ‘Dialog With A Mentor’”, Laguna News Post, 11/8/2007
“Art Expo Las Vegas Preview”, Art Business News, 08/2007
“Project Little Squares”, .ISM: A Community Project, July 2007
Roberta Carasso “2005 was an artful year”, Laguna News Post 12/29/2005
Roberta Carasso, “Bradford J. Salamon exhibits at the Festival of the Arts”,Laguna News Post 7/07/2005
Liz Goldner, “Portrait of a Portrait Arist”, OC Metro 2/19/04
Rebecca Schoenkopf, “The Most Horrible Man in the World”, Commie Girl, OC Weekly 11/2003
Rebecca Schoenkopf, Best of 2003 “Best Politics, Art, & Outdoor Sport”, OC Weekly 10/2003
Rebecca Schoenkopf, “Sex Sells-Happy horny artwork”, OC Weekly, 9/2003
Deanna George, “A Closer Look At Seven Creative Forces in O.C.”, Orange Coast, 9/2003
Daniella Walsh, Art Scene, 6/2003
Irene Hoffman (Curator of Contemporary Art at Orange County Museum of Art) , Orange County Tastemakers, 5/2003
Tyler Stallings(Curator of Exhibitions at Laguna Art Museum), “On Receiving A Summons To Be Painted”, Orange County Tastemakers, 5/2003
Rebecca Schoenkopf, “Portrait of the Art Critics-Bradford Makes ‘Em Tastier”, OC Weekly, 5/2003
Richard Chang, “Portraits of O.C. Artistry”, Orange County Register, 5/2003
Daniella Walsh, Riviera Magazine, 5/2003
Roberta Carasso, .ISM Magazine, Spring 2003
Liz Goldner, “Changing Art”, OC Metro, 01/9/03
Daniella Walsh, “From Passion to Commerce”, OC Register, 8/2002
Roberta Carasso, Artwaves, Laguna News-Post, 5/2002
Laurie Mendenhall, Art Access, Coast Magazine,5/2002
Rebecca Schoenkopf, “Brilliantly Insane”, OC Weekly 3/2002
Rebecca Schoenkopf, Commie Girl, OC Weekly 2/2002
Young Chang, “Not for the Meek of Art”, Daily Pilot, 9/2001
Rebecca Schoenkopf, “We can be Heros”, OC Weekly, 1/1999
Rebecca Schoenkopf, “Shiny Happy Artsies”, OC Weekly, 12/1998
Jeiran Lashai, “The Beat goes on”, Daily Pilot, 12/1998
Sharon Zerrinnegar, Editor, “Artist finds Inspiration” The Arts, Coast Report 6/1998
Art Trends Magazine, 2/1998
“Musician, Artist Cares”, Art Business News 6/1998
Rebecca Schoenkopf, “Too Much Success/Bradford Wants to Grow Up”, OC Weekly 11/1997
Alessandra Djurklou, “Picture This”, Daily Pilot, (Cover) 4/1997
Art Expo, “New York Pays Tribute to Love, Art and Commerce”, Art Business News, 3/1997
Gallery Showcase, Artexpo Preview Magazine, 10/1996
“Star Gazing”, Décor Magazine, 5/1997
Art Business News, 3/1997
“Eyecatching Canvas”, Newport News, 3/1997
David R. Swanson, Photograph, Special Tribute on Jerry Garcia Last Rites, People Magazine 9/1995
Wild World Photo, Jerry Garcia Magazine 9/1995
Gavin Edwards, “Technical Knockout”, Details Magazine 10/1994
Art and Coffee, “Former OCC Student Hits Big”, OCC Coast Report 4/1994
“Artist of the 90's Bradford captures the Stars in Charcoal”, Student Magazine 8/1994
Rebecca Shea, “‘Faire’ Weather adds to Art Scene”,Daily Trojan 4/1989
“A Day at the Bazaar, Et Cetera”, New University 4/1989
Melinda Keller, “Salamon Shows at Art-a-fair”, The Costa Mesa News 6/1988
Peter Baker, “Jet Fighters and Holstein Cows”, View, Los Angeles Times 7/1986