Public Art

2014
Design Consultant: campus security fence, New Roads Secondary School, Santa Monica, CA
2011
New Roads, New Roads Elementary School, Los Angeles, CA, community-supported project
2009
Bench Niche and Young Adult Area Murals, Fairfax Branch Library, Los Angeles, City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs and Los Angeles Public Library
2009
Underlying Currents, 3823-27-33 Huron Avenue, Culver City, CA, City of Culver City Department of Cultural Affairs / developer: Bidamar Corporation
2005
Orpheus, 5545 W. Sunset Blvd., Hollywood, CA, City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs / developer: Bond Companies, art advisor: Marc Pally

Visual Design

2015 & 2016
LIMBS, MBDance Company, Brooklyn, NY / Performance premiere at Highways Performance Space, Santa Monica, CA (2016 performances in Mpumalanga, South Africa and Gaborone, Botswana)
2011
FULL STILL HUNGRY, Contra-Tiempo Dance Company, Los Angeles, CA / Performance premiere at the John Anson Ford Amphitheatre, Los Angeles, CA

Solo Exhibitions

2011
Los Angeles Airport (LAX), Los Angeles World Airports and City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, Los Angeles, CA
2008
643 Project Space, “Birth of Venus,” Ventura, CA
2001
Betty Rymer Gallery, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, “Iris Field,” Chicago, IL

Selected Group Exhibitions

2016
The Braid Gallery, “Chutzpah and Salsa,” Santa Monica, CA
2010
Public Art Network / Americans for The Arts Half-Century Summit Conference, “Salon des Refuses – Sights Unseen,” Baltimore, MD / curator: Stuart Keeler
2009
Overtones Gallery, “Pandemic Show,” Los Angeles, CA
2006 & 2008
J. Paul Getty Trust, “Getty Underground,” JPGT employees, Los Angeles, CA
2004
St. Ignatius College Prep, “Alumni Exhibition,” Chicago, IL
2003
Creative Arts Workshop, “Paying Attention,” New Haven, CT / curator: Susanna Coffey
2003
The Jones Center for Contemporary Art, “New American Talent 18,” Austin, TX / curator: Dominic Molon
2002
Andrew Shire Gallery, “Big Wave IV,” Los Angeles, CA
2002
Kentler International Drawing Space, “Peace Show,” Brooklyn, NY
2000
DiRT Gallery, “The Hokey Pokey Show,” Los Angeles, CA
2000
Miller Durazo Gallery, “Wall Space,” Los Angeles, CA
2000
Roberts & Tilton Gallery, “DRS Project Wall 2000,” Los Angeles, CA
1999
DiRT Gallery, “The Last Spring,” Los Angeles, CA
1999
Jan Cicero Gallery, “meanwhile...,” Chicago, IL
1999
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, “ARTwork”
1999
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, “M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition”
1999
The Vedanta Gallery, “Whippersnapper,” Chicago, IL
1998
Dogmatic Gallery, “Pleas For Love,” Chicago, IL
1998
Gallery 2, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, “Group Show”
1998
Gruen Gallery, “Eclectic Visions,” Chicago, IL
1998
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Alumni Assoc., “In Flex/In Flux”

Grants/Awards

2010
Alameda County Arts Commission, Site-Specific Artist Registry, Oakland, CA
2010
ARTstor Digital Library, “Rescue Public Murals (Heritage Preservation)”, inclusion of “Orpheus” and Fairfax Library Bench Niche murals into image collection
2009
Los Angeles World Airports, Pre-qualified Artist Pool for Public Restroom Renovation Program, Department of Cultural Affairs, Los Angeles, CA
2004-2006
Sound Transit Public Art Program, Artist Roster Member, Seattle, WA
2003
Lenderink Technologies, Artist’s Material Grant
2001
NORLUX Corporation, Artist’s Material Grant
2001
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Ceramics Dept., Artist’s Material Grant
2000
New York Foundation for the Arts, Provisional Fiscal Sponsorship
1999
CYRO Industries, Artist’s Material Grant

Publications

2016
CODAmagazine, “Transformative Walls II: 25 Top-Curated Projects in Design + Art,” CODAworx, inclusion of “New Roads”, March 2016, https://flipboard.com/@codaworx
2014
CODAmagazine, “The Written Word: 25 Top-Curated Projects in Design + Art,” CODAworx, inclusion of “Orpheus” (http://flip.it/WUtj9)
2009
Documentary Film, “See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary,” Hilari Scarl (Director/Producer), Worldplay, Inc. (Producer) http://www.seewhatimsayingmovie.com
2008
Ventura County Star, “Step out for a stroll through Ventura's downtown art scene,” Kim Lamb Gregory, April 3, 2008 http://www.venturacountystar.com/news/2008/apr/03/crawl-spaces/#more_links
2007
deafweekly, “Outdoor Mural Celebrates Sign Language,” November 14, 2007, Vol. 4, No. 1 (http://www.deafweekly.com/backissues/111407.htm)
2003
Arthouse at the Jones Center, “New American Talent 18,” exhibition catalog
2001
Chicago Sun-Times, “Artist a Leader in Chosen ‘Field’,” Sara Fiedelholtz, November 18, 2001, p. D3