Resume

Born Los Angeles, CA

Education

MFA Studio Arts [printmaking/drawing] Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis. MO, 2005

BFA Printmaking, Cal State University Long Beach, Long Beach, CA, 2003

 

Exhibitions

2008  

ISM, Skateology, Long Beach, CA

Dedicated to The One I Love, Solo-Exhibition, DIY Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2007  

Smaller is Better, Schiltkamp Art Gallery, Clark University, Worcester, MA

Lucky Stars, Faufitown Projects, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA

MACO Contemporary Art Fair, Mexico City, for Faufitown Projects, Santa Monica, CA

2006  

Bridge Art Fair, Miami, for Faufitown Projects, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA

Deitch Projects Art Parade, for Le Pinchefuntastique, Sister Siamese Swap meet, Brown Out Seis y Medio, NY, NY

Venice Art Walk Benefit Auction, Track 16, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA

Center of Creative Arts Benefit Auction (Invitation, Tom Huck), St Louis, Mo

Marginalia, The Smell, Los Angeles, CA

2005    

Fresh!, Philip Slein Gallery, St Louis, Mo

Out Of The Box and Onto The Dance Floor, Fort Gondo, St Louis, Mo

(organized and curated, see print portfolios Blatantly Kitsch)

Mighty Mile High Flying Pies, Fort Gondo, St Louis, Mo

Under Pressure, Des Lee Gallery, St Louis, Mo

MFA Thesis Exhibition, Landscapes and Fairytales,Des Lee Gallery, St Louis Mo

2004

Brown Out IV, Dangerous Curve, Los Angeles, Ca

Rosh Ambo, St Mary’s College Art Museum, Indiana

Print Show, Des Lee Gallery, St Louis, Mo

Our Name on a Grain of Rice, Des Lee Gallery, St Louis, Mo

Was-Waste, Southern Illinois University Carbondale Art Museum

2003  

Le Brown Out Deux, 51 Buckingham, Pomona, Ca

2002   

Ink, Not Dirt Printmaking Show, Cal State University Long Beach

Senior Thesis Show,Cal State University Long Beach

Insights, Cal State University Long Beach

Blatant Youth Glamorization, Gallery Figueroa, Los Angeles, Ca

2001   

Blind Sight, Long Beach, California

Fresh Ink: Collaborative Printmaking/ Drawing Project, Cal State Univ Long Beach

Fantasy Caboose, Long Beach, California

Los Angeles Printmaking Society, “New Views” Show, Los Angeles, Ca

 

Print Portfolios

2006   

Freaks, Geeks, and the Unloved (Dirty Printmakers of America)

 

2005   

Blatantly Kitsch (Organizer) St Louis, MO

  The artists were asked to produce a print edition using non-traditional art  materials and embrace the  

  aesthetics of kitsch and popular culture. 24 artists participated.  The portfolio, along with the Rock and Roll 

  Damnation and Mug Shots portfolios were exhibited at Out of the box and Onto the Dance Floor at Fort

  Gondo Art Complex, St Louis, MO.  A lecture, briefly discussing printmaking processes, the history of

  printmaking and the print portfolio was given.  The Olin Library Special Collections, Washington University

  in St. Louis. has collected the portfolio.

 

Rock and Roll Damnation (Dirty Printmakers of America) Private invition

Show at WH Over Museum, Vermillion, SD, 2005

            

2004   

Dimensions University of Arizona  shown at Rutgers University, SGC

Mug Shots (Dirty Printmakers of America) Private Invitation, Austin, Texas

Shown at Pratt University, New York, 2004

 

Collections

Olin Library, Special Collections, Washington University in St. Louis

Frank Villaneda, Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Susan Cahan, St Louis, MO

 

Bibliography

Vista Sandra, Lucky Stars, Faufitown Projects, WhiteHot Magazine, 2007

Latino Heritage Calendar 2006, City of  Los Angeles

Bridge Art Miami, Catalogue, 2006

Benetti, David, Summer Shows Offer Less Well-Known Talent, St Louis Post Dispatch, 7/24/05

Cooper, Ivy, Ivy Cooper Encapsulates The St. Louis Art Scene, River Front Times, 7/13/05