Walnut Creek, California 1970



Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island

Bachelor of Fine Arts-Painting, June 1993         


Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

Master of Fine Arts-Painting, May 2000  


Solo Exhibitions:

(6/1998)       Doing it for Science: Big Biscuit Gallery, Detroit, MI

(5/2002)       The Pine Marten Installation: Acuna-Hansen Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

(9/2003)       Source, Resource (Water Bar): Acuna-Hansen Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

(4/2006)       It’s Not Me, ... It’s You: Acuna-Hansen Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

(3/2007)       Reading Room: Swarm Gallery Project Space, Oakland, CA


Group Exhibitions :

(5/1993)       R.I.S.D. Painting Senior Show: Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI.

(6/1993)       Curator’s Choice: Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI.

(3/1995)       Dishman Competition Finalists Show: Dishman Gallery, Houston, TX.

(5/1997)       Bookworks: Escena, San Francisco, CA.

(10/1998)     Choc-Tarts Performance: Forum Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI

(3/2000)       Air Quotes: Forum Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI

(4/2000)       Degree Show: Cranbrook Museum of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

(2/2001)       On Location: Midway Initiative Gallery, St. Paul, MN

(6/2001)       Re:Production : Lemberg Gallery, Ferndale, MI

(11/2001)     Slap Happy: Acuna-Hansen Gallery, Los Angeles, CA   

(6/2002)       One Night Stand, Farmer’s Daughter Hotel, Los Angeles, CA

(9/2002)       Zero Degrees, The Brewery Project, Los Angeles, CA

(9/2002)       2002 Armory Installational, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA

(11/2002)     Work for Young Collectors, Lemberg Gallery, Ferndale, MI

(2/2003)       Secret Furniture, Gallery Lombardi, Austin, TX

(3/2003)       Secret furniture, Austin Design Center, Austin, TX

(5/2003)       High Desert Test Sites 2, Joshua Tree, CA

(7/2003)       Treasure Hunt/ Saturday Night Shoppe Fever 3:

                      Leefahsalung at the New Chinatown Barbershop, Los Angeles, CA

(7/2003)        Sliv and Dullet Present the Summer Line: New Langton Arts, San Francisco, CA

(10/2004)      Re: Generations, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA

(11/2005)      Speakeasy, UpSpace, Los Angeles, CA

(12/2005)      Splat, Sabina Lee Gallery, Los Angeles CA

(3/2007)        Stream, Downspace, Los Angeles, CA

(5/2007)        Material Concerns – curated by Chris Acuna-Hansen, California State University

                      San Bernardino, San Bernardino, CA

(8/2007)         6 Degrees, Brea City Art Gallery, Brea, CA

(10/2007)       One Two Three, Santa Ana College Arts at the Santora Building, Santa Ana, CA

(1/2008)        Systems Theory, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA

(3/2008)        Alma Mater, Kinkead Contemporary, Culver City, CA

(6/2008)        Party Favors - curated by Holly Myers, Bonelli Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA

(11/2008)      Southern Exposure, Ruby Green contemporary Art Center, Nashville, TN

(8/2009)        SIZEable, Fluxco, Los Angeles, CA



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