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Here Comes the Waiting for the Sun

Monte Vista Projects
Highland Park, CA


Some Hippies and a Hobo

Los Angeles, CA
July 18 – September 5, 2015


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Disrupting the Conventional, by Christopher Knight, L.A. Times, August 12, 2015

Last Look: Some Hippies and a Hobo, by Sharsten Plenge, WOAH, September 3, 2015


2015 – MFA CalArts, Valencia, California
2002 – BA The Evergreen State College, Olympia, Washington


2020 – “So Far”, La Loma Projects, Pasadena, CA

2019 – “Dark Mode 2014 – 2019”, ASHES/ASHES, New York, NY (group)
2019 – “4 Works”, Art Los Angeles Contemporary, Lisa Kehler Art and Projects, Santa Monica, CA  (group)
2018 – “Freshly Cut and Softly Bound”, Vacation, New York, NY, curated by Lisa Kehler and Timo Fahler (group)
2017 – “Here Comes the Waiting for the Sun”, Monte Vista Projects, Highland Park, CA (solo)
2015 – “Some Hippies and a Hobo”, ASHES/ASHES, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2015 – “Hay Nap”, Secret Recipe, Los Angeles, CA (group)
2015 – “Art. MFA. ’15”,  Los Angeles, CA, curated by Sarah Lehrer-Graiwer (group)
2015 – “Jug Life”,  Park Life Gallery, San Francisco, CA (group)
2015 – “Incognito”,  Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA (group)
2015 – “Face It”, Full Haus, Silverlake, CA (group)
2014 – “Annual QAC show”, CalArts, Valencia, CA, curated by QAC & David Frantz (group)
2014 – “Brand New Second Hand”, Some Times, CalArts, curated by Barnett Cohen (group)
2014 – “Support Systems”, 2A Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (group)
2014 – “The Hot 100 “, – Benefit for the Leonardo Dicaprio Foundation, Curated by Sarah Belden Fine Art Advisory, Spain (group)
2013 – “Drunk on the Moon”, Shooting Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)
2012 – “About Face”, ACME. Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, curated by Daniel Weinberg (group)
2012 – “Adrift”, LeBasse Projects, Los Angeles, CA (solo)

Elle Magazine, Brazil, June 2012
Elle Girl Magazine, Korea, March 2012
Go West!, Patrice Farameh, DAAB MEDIA; Mul edition, 2011
Heroes and Villains, Roman Cho & Tatiana Wills, Zero+ Publishing, CA, 2011
Juxtapoz Magazine, ‘Showstopper’, Issue #111, April 2010
No. Mag #1, New Zealand, 2008