Filmmaking, Hollywood California United States
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Tel: 323 734 2877
Brief Summary

Mr TRILIEGI is a Third generation Artist with a multi - disciplinary Body of Artworks: painting,
sculpture in wood, metal & ceramics, a Sundance Writers Workshop Finalist and has created
and co produced Two Multi Director feature Films based on The LETTERS of Luminaries such as :
James Dean, Jimi Hendrix, Patti Smith, Frank Lloyd Wright, Hunter S. Thompson, Jack Kerouac,
Patti Smith and others. Mr Triliegi worked with a seed grant from Actor / Director / Producer Ben STILLER and RED Hour Films in Hollywood. 

Mr TRILIEGI has ART showcased in commercial by PEPSI, MERCEDES-BENZ, VOLVO among others.  

Mr TRILIEGI has a Large Body of Sculptures, some owned by Actor Bruce WILLIS and Demi MOORE. 

Mr TRILIEGI designed Original Furniture for designer Nicole MILLER Showroom.

Mr TRILIEGI has produced non profit feature films with a Grant from Ben STILLER.

Mr TRILIEGI publishes a Magazine with The support of ART GALLERIES and Music Venues in Hollywood California U.S.A.

Mr TRILIEGI is working on a documentray with Cameos by : Mark MAHONEY of Shamrock Tattoo,
ALTRUDA from JUMP with JOEY Ska Band.
Professional Experience

J O S H U A    T R I L I E G I

323 . 734  . 2877

[email protected]

Established New Directors Series :
Director of Development / Ben Stiller Grant Recipient 2006 - 2007
Created, developed and executed production of a multi - director feature film project.
Responsible for application of grant , distribution of funds, acquisition of sponsors,
nominate participants, negotiate radio & print advertising, write text for radio spots,
oversee poster & print campaign, conduct on-air interviews with local radio & print media,
negotiate rental of theatre, ticketing & web from impetus through to completion of project.
Developed Fifty Thousand Dollars worth of Sponsorship with a Five Thousand Dollar grant.

Film Festival : Project Producer 2002
Directed and Coordinated Camera Crews at Various Locations of Festival
Developed 35 MM Print Sponsorship from FotoKem for Festival Trailers
Conceived and Produced Multi-Director Feature Film, “Letters of the Underground I ”

Film Festival : Fringe Programmer 2001
Expanded Programming into neighboring communities with “Fringe Fest”
Organized Digital Technology Panel at AFI and Developed Sponsorship
Curated Tribute Screening of “Chinatown” for John Alonso’s Passing with Sponsorship

Film Festival : Archive Department 2000
Established and Developed Film Archive Department with sponsorship
Interviewed Filmmakers and Catalogued Clips, Produced official PSA’s ,
Produced Film Trailers and Bumpers with Archive Footage.

Film & Commercial Art Departments : Lead Scenic 1995 - 2000
‘The Set Shop’ & various Production Designers : J. P. Flack, Franco, Gigi
Assistant to Designers Marcos Lutyens, Jeff Barber, Marc White for Art Departments
Commercials Lexus, Honda, Levi Strauss, Heinecken , Pepsi Super Bowl, Pantene
Feature films include Bad City Blues, Deal of a Lifetime, various short films / music videos
Special Prop Projects with Dave Travers: Spaceships, Collapsing Trees, Avalanche Stones

Director : Selected Shorts & Videos:

The Magic Hats Award winning Short Film played Methodfest, Flickapalooza & FeatureProjectWest
Jack Kerouac Letter to a Jazz critic segment of " Letters of the UNDERGROUND Volume I "
Videos : Lil Three , Backlash in Venice , 1208 on Epitaph , Billy Mallery at Capital & others

Feature Creator & Series Producer :

LETTERS of The Underground Volume One 2002 Multi - Director Feature Film with appearances
by Melanie Lynsky in Kafka Letter + The Voice of Joe Frank , Directors include : Terri Phillips, Tom Davis ,
John Gulager & 12 Others. SilverLake Film Festival Opening Gala Premiere at The Landmark Vista Theatre.
Favorably Reviewed with photo stills in The Los Angeles Times, The LA Weekly, The New Times and Others.
Celebrating Letters of : Warhol , Dali, Kerouac , Patti Smith , Gertrude Stein , Jim Carrol, T.S.Elliot & others.

LETTERS of The Underground Volume Two 2007 Multi - Director Feature Film with appearances
by John Fleck as William Burroughs , Eddie Nichols of Royal Crown revue, Directors include : James Intveld' s
James Dean Letter (available on YouTube), Lucas Reiner , & 13 others. SilverLake Film Festival Centerpiece
Gala Premiere at The Frank Lloyd Wright Theatre. Sponsorship by : Ben Stiller Seed Grant , KCRW , KPFK ,
The ONION , Indie 103.1, The Original Cha Cha Cha , King King , Fred 62 . The Film's premiere screening was
introduced by The Robert Evans Company of Paramount Studios where three of the 15 Directors were chosen to
pitch a future film project to the producers of The Godfather, Rosemary's Baby , The Cotton Club & Other Classics.
Celebrating Letters of : James Dean , Hendrix, Tesla, William Burroughs , Siqueros, Hunter S. Thompson & others.

education :

New Beverly Cinema Membership 1988 - 1998
Weekly Double Features : International Directors

American Film Institute Extension 1990 - 1993
Directors on Directing & Producers on Producing

Associate in Arts Degree 1983 - 1986
El Camino College for Performing Arts
Performing & Visual Arts

T R I L I E G I selected contemporary exhibitions

1994 Visual Aid Gallery 1996 Bureau of Arts & Culture
Los Angeles, CA Los Angeles
Group Show -Photographs Oil Paintings – " The Vienna Portraits "

1992 Robert Berman Gallery 1997 Bureau of Arts & Culture
Santa Monica, CA Los Angeles
Democratic Fundraiser Wood Sculpture – " The Bali Carvings "

1992 Pacific Design Center 1999 The Normal Gallery
Los Angeles, CA Silverlake California
Fantastica '92 - Pen & Ink One man show – " Drawing & Paintings "

1991 Cure Gallery 2000 The Normal Gallery
Los Angeles, CA Silverlake California
Group Show - Steel Sculpture Annual Photo show

1991 Gallery of Functional Art 2001 The Rain Heron Gallery
Santa Monica, CA Echo Park California
Group Show - Modern Furniture Designs Pen & Ink - Tthe Enlightenment series

1990 Cure Gallery 2002 Mako
Los Angeles, CA Hollywood California
One Man Show – Sculpture Works on Paper

1990 Ace Gallery 2003 33 & 1/3
Los Angeles, CA Echo Park California
Fine Art Auction Books & Mobiles

1990 Gallery of Functional Art 2003 Ojala Fine Arts
Santa Monica, CA Echo Park California
Group Show - Modern Furniture Paper related Sculpture

1987 Chimerical Greg Art Gallery 2004 Mako
La Puente, CA Hollywood California
Group Show - Clay Figures The Bali Wood Carvings

1986 El Camino College Gallery 2004 Eastside Studios
Redondo Beach, CA Silverlake California
Group Show - " New Works in Clay " One Person exhibit : Photographs

1983 Nathaniel Narbonne Library 2004 Ghetto Gloss Gallery
Lomita, California Silverlake California
3 Person Show – Pastels one person exhibit
Paper related Sculpture
* 1979 Cal State Dominquez Hills University
Carson, CA Group Show - "Visions" 2005 Gallery of Functional Art
Ceramic Sculpture Bergamont Station Santa Monica Ca
*First Exhibition Fourteen Years of Age Paper related Sculptures

T R I L I E G I p u b l i c d e s i g n & f a b r i c a t i o n

CAVA Los Angeles, CA " Dali 's Moustache " : Sculpture Railings

TATOU Beverly Hills, CA "The Cherubs" : Sculpture Railings

HARARI Santa Monica, CA "Tree of Life" : Front Gate

FLEETWOOD'S West Hollywood " The Universe " Celestial Railings

ATLAS BAR & GRILL Landmark Wiltern LA " Atlas, Medusa & Hercules " : Sculpture

VINYL Hollywood " The Diamonds" : Knobs, Rails , Lights

NORTH Hollywood " The Orbs " : Chandeliers, Stairwells & Lighting

DADDY’S Hollywood " The Diamonds part II " : Entry Way

KINGKING Hollywood " The Unit " Bar Fixtures

SANGRIA Hermosa Beach " Le Solar " : Railings

LAS PALMAS Hollywood " Falling Water " Front Facade

CHA CHA CHA Encino "The Angel : Sculpture

LAVA LOUNGE Hollywood " The Crown " : Bar Stools

LINDER DESIGN Metro-City " The Vulcan " : End Table

NICOLE MILLER Downtown LA " All Natural " : Furniture/Fixtures/Displays

INEZ FINE ART East LA " The Open Door CD Art " : Prints & Works on Paper

BELLY West Hollywood " The Vertical Eye " : Façade, fixtures&furniture

CONCORD Hollywood " The Geo " : Front Entryway & Patio Lounge

TWO ONE THREE Downtown LA " The Executive " : Furniture ,Partitions&Pulls

7969 West Hollywood " The Orbs part II " : Railings, Design Motifs

The Highlands Hollywood & Highland " La Brasserie " : Fixtures

Saphire Universal City " The Jewels " : Fixtures

T R I L I E G I    s e l e c t e d    a r t i c l e s 

 Los Angeles Times Dec 1988 "Underground Hipsters Stage Benefit for Homeless" : Fundraiser

Restaurant Hotel Design International June 1990 " Atlas Bar & Grill " w /Color plate layout p65, 66

Exposure magazine Summer 1990 Expose’ : Metal man Writer : L. Sawahata

Press Telegram Aug 1991 " Sculptor Shapes his Niche " Writer : Sharon O'Mahoney One-Man Show Cure Gallery w/ Photo 

Forbes Egg Magazine Oct 1991 Forbes Publication Writer:  J. V. McCauley Expose'  Full Page

Venice Magazine Nov 1991/92 CenterFold Photos by  Beth Herhaft " Elusive & Eclectic " Writers : S.Coleman & M.Reinking

ARDI Magazine 1992 Barcelona Design U.S. Designers Profile Article w/ Photos

Fine Art Collector International Dec 1992 " Triliegi at Gallery of Functional Art "

LA Weekly Dec 1996 12 Artist 12 Books Peter Frank's Art Pick Column

Los Angeles Times Design Cover Story w/ Photos July1,1999 " The Art of Simplicity " Writer : M. Hennessy

Los Angeles Times August 16, 2000 Triliegi & Atlas Bar & Grill p.H4

New Times June 2001 "Adorable short film - The Magic Hats" w/ Still from the Film Writer: E. Roston / 7 Days in LA

Daily Breeze July 2001 " South Bay Film Festival " w/ Photo and quotes : The Magic Hats short film

LA Weekly / LA Times/ New Times September 2002 w/ photos Letters of the Underground : strange, unsettling & original

PAPER NY September 2002 Film Festival World Premiere Letters of the Underground : Triliegi produced feature film

LA City Beat / 7 Days April 2004 w/ photo Exhibition : Photographs writer : R. Epstein “ Who’s groovier than Joshua. . . ? ”

ANGELENO Magazine April 2004 w/ photo : one person exhibition pg 42 TRILIEGI's Photographs at Eastside Studio

LA Weekly / LA Times / LACity Beat May 2007 w/ photo stills “ Letters of the Underground ” Volume II Film Premiere

T R I L I E G I   s e l e c t e d   a r t   r e l a t e d   w o r k

Art Film Departments 1995 to 2005 Hollywood , CA Lead Scenic
Lead Scenic for ‘The Set Shop’ & various Production Designers: J. P. Flack, Franco, Gigi
Assistant to Designers Marcos Lutyens, Jeff Barber, Marc White for Art Departments
Commercials: Lexus, Honda, Levi Strauss, Benson & Hedges, Pepsi Super Bowl, Pantene
Special Prop Projects with Dave Travers: Spaceships, Collapsing Trees, Avalanche Stones.
Art for : Oceans 12 , Catwoman, Fat Albert, Be Cool, Without a trace, Art School Confidential,
Universal, MGM , Radical media, 20th Century FOX , Warner Brothers , CSI, Bernie Mac,

Bureau of Arts and Culture 1996 to 1999 Los Angeles, CA Owner / Curator / Sales
Curated Artists : Ron Riehel, Tsion Agai , Karen Steward, Alex McDowell, Spike Jonze,
Henry Duarte, Christina Habberstock , Eduardo Lucero, Paul Dylan , Lorna Stovall ...
Produced Special “ Twilight Zone ” Screenings for Writer : George Clayton Johnson w/Q&A
Curated Exhibitions, Group Shows, Organized Receptions, Sold Contemporary Artworks
Commissioned Contemporary Music Department & Workshops with Shannon Michael Terry
Sponsored Life Drawing Workshops, Poetry Festivals , Drum Circle Workshops ...

Design Studio 1990 to 2000 Los Angeles, CA Designer & Artist
Hand Sculpted “ Atlas Bar and Grill ” at the LA Landmark Wiltern Theater Building
Assisted & Built Interiors at : Belly, Cava , Daddy’s , Las Palmas, Sangria, Vinyl .
Furniture at Lava Lounge , Blackman Cruz , Linder Design , North , Nicole Miller .
Exhibitions at Ace Gallery, Gallery of Functional Art, Cure Gallery, Berman Gallery
First Assistant to Ron Meyers on Atlas & Ricky Kline with The Ced Moses Projects

Selected Graphics 1990 to 2000
The Star Child, 20 illustrations, original size 11x15, pen and ink 1990
Book of Enlightment, 15 illustrations, original size 11x15, pen and ink 1992
Thugs,Mugs&Ughs 36+ Portraits of Mugs watercolor 1992
The Bali Book, 41 illustrations, original size 10x28, mixed media 1996
The Relationship Book, 36 illustrations, original size 6x10, collage roll 1997
The Dawn of….?, 60 illustrations, original size 8x11 mixed media 1999

selected Painting & Large Scale Collage
Leather Jacket 1988 Large Painting Installation : Metro Club Series w/ Carter Potter & others
Violet Flame 1989 Pastel on Black Paper Large Scale Drawings w/ Handmade Frames
Back to Basics 1991 Drawings on Steel Triptych 3 at 24 "x 6 ' : Still Life with Figure
Vienna Portraits 1996 Portraits : Oil on Paper Board 24"x36"
Inner Landscape 1996 Abstract Oil on Paper 24 " x 36 "
Pico Portraits 1997 Portraits ; Oil on Paper Board 24"x 36" :
Nasty Little Things 1998 12 diptychs, original size 11x15, Black Paper & color pencil
Cubana 2000 8 acrylic paintings on Paper 10x15, Original Book Form
The Inner Workings 2001 12 acrylic paintings on canvas 12x12"
The Essence of It 2002 10 Collage 36" x 48"
The History Lesson 2006 12 Sewn Paper Collage with Acrylic apprx 36x48" each
Nostalgia 1979 2007 16 Collage on Paper 8 " x 11 "
The Establishment 2007 Book Form
The Walker 2008 8 acrylic paintings 9 ft x 12 ft

selected Photography 1990 to present
Rome , New York City, Paris , Amsterdam , Vienna , LA Artists, LA Riots , DowntownLA, Joshua Tree Series ,
Urban Hollywood Series, Wild Horses in Mexico , Sweeny Todd's Barbershop, Cover Art for Albums & Books :
Open Door Orchestra , The Redondo's , Restaurants in California . B&W 35mm & Color 2 &1/4 Square Formats :
specializing in non - digital , neg & transparency formats .

T R I L I E G I s e l e c t e d c o l l e c t i o n s & c o m m i s s i o n s

Megan Baltimore South Bay , CA Eric Bernard , Hollywood, CA Muriel Biancarelli, Paris, France

David Cordova, Eagle Rock CA Dick Clark III, Encino , CA Larry Clark , Venice Ca

Alissa Dym, Manhattan Beach, CA Pat Enright, Calabasas, CA Miel DeBotton, London England

Feauchtwang, London, England Mick Fleetwood, West Hollywood, CA The Hinden Collection , West LA, CA

Fran Hankey, Palm Desert, CA Joanna & Ben Harper, Hollywood, CA Todd Hughes, Silverlake, CA

Scott Kelly, Los Angeles, CA Rebecca Lee , San Diego CA Demi Moore , Malibu, CA

Regina O’Brien, Los Angeles Ca John Picard, Los Angeles, CA Chris Pike, Manhattan Beach, CA

Richard Roth, Orange, CA Barbara Puzik, West Hollywood, CA Tim Stearns, Glendale , CA

Wendy Ann Rosen, Burbank , CA Carol Roy, Hollywood, CA Susan Stafford, Santa Monica, CA

Ben Stiller Hollywood CA Mario Tamayo, Los Angeles, CA TRI-STAR Pictures, Culver City, CA

Russell Updegraff, Los Angeles, CA Peter Van Stone, Silverlake CA Victor Vidal , West Hollywood, CA

Dr. David Wallace, Beverly Hills, CA Allee Willis Valley Village, CA Bruce Willis Malibu , CA

J o s h u a T r i I i e g i selected writing

The Legend of Johnny Milwaukee : Novella / Essays / ScreenPlay

Hollywood Short Stories : " Marty gets a Star " " Burning Paul " " The Bell "

The Mayor of Tortilla Flats : Novella / Screenplay / Poems

Letters of the Underground : Volume I & II : Radio Plays based
on the Letters , Journals & Diaries of notable Writers , Artists & Activists.

Poetry : " Like the Pharoahs " : Live recording at Vienna WordFest 96 .

Bureau of Arts & Culture : Essays regarding Art Exhibitons and
companion Audio cd for Open Door Orchestra's contemporary sounds.

Power of Words : Lecture Series on positive Thought through Words.

That Million Dollar Thing : Feature Screenplay WGA West #684522

Aria’s Aria : Feature Screenplay WGA West #684521

Devil & Rose : Feature Screenplay WGA West #549062
co- written with Michael Dornbach *Sundance Workshop candidate

Poetry : The Mexico Things , Desire , I wanna live in a Hitchcock Movie

Fashion Art & Design Magazine – S.F : Scene Editor for
Los Angeles 1988 - 1989 interviews, Essays and photographs.

Tsunami: Poetry Quarterly First published poetry. Issue III - 1988

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