cv

b. 1974
lives Oakland, CA

Select Exhibitions & Projects

(upcoming) “Patriot Library” Haifa Museum of Art, Haifa, Israel, 2014
(upcoming) WETLAB Workshop: Pimp Your Divining Rod, “Itch Scratch Scar” FOCA LA, Los Angeles, CA 2014
“Psychic Barber” Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA, 2014
“We Will Show You Fear in a Handful of Dust” Occidental College, Los Angeles CA, 2014
“Topotypes & Conjunctions” Boehm Gallery, Palomar College, San Marcos CA, 2013
“Art + Industry 2014” American Steel Studios, Oakland CA, 2014
Royale Projects, Palm Desert CA, 2013
“Art + Industry” American Steel Studios, Oakland CA, 2013
“Diamonds in the Rough” American Steel Studios, Oakland CA, 2012
Project Muster, social art project, director 2006–09
www.mustermagazine.com, web zine, director 2006–09
www.heyartistgetinterviewed.com, social art project, director 2006–08
“Tremolo” Rebecca Ibel Gallery, Columbus OH, 2005
“Current Painting” Southern California Art Institute, Long Beach , 2003
“Sent” Raid Projects, Los Angeles CA, 2002
“Universal Building Code” Raid Projects, Santa Ana CA, 2001
Progress Space, Pomona CA, 2001
“T Division” Peggy Phelps Gallery, Claremont CA, 2001
“Joss & Rubber” White Room Gallery, Claremont CA, 2001
“Geographical Statistical Method” CGU, Claremont CA, 2000
“L System” CGU, Claremont CA, 2000
“Bears in the Woods” Elliott Gallery, Eckerd College, St. Petersburg FL, 1998
“co-“ Nolita Gallery, New York, NY, 451 Gallery, St. Petersburg, FL, 1998 451 Gallery, St. Petersburg FL, 1997

Reviews

“‘Psychic barbers’ give a reading, then a haircut” The Press Enterprise, October 6, 2014
“Datebook: Photographic collages, haircuts by psychics, zine of zines” Los Angeles Times, October 3, 2014
“Building a Predator: An art collectives mission to build a drone” Cychron Media Network, May 8, 2014
“Obama Orders Unusual Review of Cruelty” Sardonicky, May 3, 2014
“The Power of Aesthetic Criticism: Obama and the Arts” Counterpunch, May 2, 2014
“We Will Show You Fear in a Handful of Dust: Artists Build Drone at President Obama’s Alma Mater” Creative Time Reports, May 1, 2014
“In the arts, Obama presidency a grim muse” Sacramento Bee, April 30, 2014
“The Rise of the Drone Master: Pop Culture Recasts Obama” The New York Times, April 30, 2014
“Life-size art goes political, symbolic” The Occidental Weekly, March 25, 2014
“Under a Tree an in a Veranda with Aandrea Stang” Bad At Sports, April 30, 2014
“We Will Show You Fear in a Handful of Dust” OC Art Blog, April 6, 2014
“Matt Fisher turns algorithm to art in ‘Conjunctions and Topotypes'” The Telescope, Nov 13, 2013
“Raid Killed Dead” OC Weekly, 2001

As writer

  • “Military Visuality and the Work of Art Symposium” (speaker) Occidental College, April 24, 2014
  • “We Will Show You Fear in a Handful of Dust” essay
  • “30×30 Dolby Chadwick: Review” ARTnews
  • “Dana Mattaes and Stephan De Staebler: Review” ARTnews
  • “Abby Leigh: Review” ARTnews
  • “Jules Olitski: Review” ARTnews
  • “Jim Campbell: Review” ARTnews
  • “State of the Art: 2013 in Review” San Francisco Bay Guardian”Where the Art is: Fall Arts Preview” San Francisco Bay Guardian
  • “Behold! Highlights of ArtPadSF and artMKT” San Francisco Bay Guardian
  • “Free Expression: John Millei” San Francisco Bay Guardian
  • “Three for the Road: Christian Marclay, Garry Winogrand and Lebbeus Woods” San Francisco Bay Guardian
  • “Spring Into Arts” San Francisco Bay Guardian
  • “The Unheard Music: Silence at BAM” San Francisco Bay Guardian
  • “Framing Devices” San Francisco Bay Guardian
  • “State of the Art: 2012 in Review” San Francisco Bay Guardian
  • “An Icon’s Icons: Jasper Johns” San Francisco Bay Guardian
  • “Six Lines of Flight: Being There” San Francisco Bay Guardian
  • “Fall Arts Preview: Don’t Blink” San Francisco Bay Guardian
  • “Cindy Sherman: Lens Flair” San Francisco Bay Guardian
  • “R. Luke DuBois: Data Fictions” www.artlog.com
  • “William Steiger: Plausible Reveries” www.artlog.com
  • “Elements: Mathieu Bernard-Reymond” www.artlog.com
  • “Fabienne Lasserre: Either/And” www.artlog.com
  • “Joel Morrison’s Punk Hybrids” www.artlog.com
  • “CHERYL: Try Everything” www.artlog.com
  • “Realism through Postmodernism”The New York Times Guide to Essential Knowledge, 3rd. edition
  • “The Shock and the New: 20th Century Art”; “20th Century Classical Music” The New York Times Presents Smarter By Sunday
  • “Brian Boyer: Interview” www.mustermagazine.com
  • “Ethan Ham: Interview” www. mustermagazine.com
  • “X-ray photo: Art of Charlie White” Wimp! Magazine