Timeline

1974
Born, Tucson, AZ
1997
BFA, Rhode Island School of Design
2003
Yale University, School of Art, Robert Schoelkopf Traveling Fellowship
2004
MFA, Yale University, School of Art
2005
The Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award
2006
The Rema Hort Mann Foundation Visual Art Grant Award
2007
Marfa, TX, The Chinati Foundation

Exhibitions

2010
New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Haunted: Contemporary Photography/Video/Performance, March 26 – September 5, 2010; travels to Bilbao, Spain, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
2009
Los Angeles, Kathryn Brennan Gallery, Under Western Eyes, November 21 – December 19
London, Brown Gallery, Evading Customs, September 3 – October 3, 2009
New York, Dispatch, Mirror Me, July 30 – August 30, 2009
2008
Denver, Museum of Contemporary Art, Adam Helms, August 12, 2008 – January 19, 2009
New York, Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, Beyond a Memorably Fancy: An exhibition about printmaking, October 30 – December 20, 2008
Portland, OR, Feldman Gallery, PNCA, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Untraceable, February 28 – March 28, 2008
New York, Smith-Stewart, Warlord, June 14 – July 26, 2008
2007
New York, Marianne Boesky Gallery, September 6 – October 6, 2007
Los Angeles, Sister, Rising Down, January 27 – February 24, 2007
London, Max Wigram Gallery, Last Attraction Next Exit, June 2 – July 21, 2007, curated by Neville Wakefield
Kansas City, MO, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Phantasmania, June 1 – August 19, 2007
New York, The Kitchen, Just Kick it Till it Breaks, March 8 – April 28, 2007
Los Angeles, Mandrake, (the) Melvins @ (the) Mandrake, February 17 – March 24, 2007
New York, Perry Rubenstein Gallery, Omission, January 9 – February 10, 2007
Miami, World Class Boxing, Adam Helms: Untitled Portrait, December, 2007 – February, 2008
2006
New York, Mary Boone Gallery, View (Eleven): Upstate, October 5 – 28, 2006
Minneapolis, MN, Walker Art Center, Ordinary Culture: Heikes/Helms/McMillian, August 11 – November 19, 2006
Brussels, Belgium, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Collection 2005/06, April 21 – May 27, 2006
Aspen, CO, Aspen Art Museum, Having New Eyes, February 7 – April 16, 2006
2005
Los Angeles, Sister, Brother’s Keeper, April 2 – 27, 2005
Marfa, TX, The Ballroom, You Are Here, August 8, 2005 – February 27, 2006
New York, Perry Rubenstein Gallery, Sticks and Stones, June 28 – August 12, 2005
New York, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, Bridge Freezes Before Road, June 23 – August 19, 2005
New York, Oliver Kamm/5BE Gallery, Delicate Demons and Heavenly Delights, June 10 – July 29, 2005
Queens, NY, PS1 Contemporary Art Center, Greater New York 2005, March 13 – September 26, 2005
2004
New York, Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, Cable Twentieth Anniversary Show, September 10 – October 16, 2004
New York, Lehmann Maupin Gallery, Some Exhaust, August 13 – September 25, 2004
Los Angeles, Sister, Bungle in the Jungle, August 7 – September 4, 2004
New York, Feigen Contemporary, Relentless Proselytizers, July 1 – August 14, 2004
Brooklyn, NY, Jessica Murray Projects, Grotto 2, June 25 – August 1, 2004
2003
New Haven, CT, John Slade Ely House - Center for Contemporary Art, Crosstown Traffic
Los Angeles, New Wight Gallery, UCLA, 2003 Wight Biennial, October 10 – November 7, 2003
Miami, FL, Ambrosino Gallery, Gilligan’s Island
2002
Brooklyn, NY, Weather Records, New Homes for America (Under Construction)
Brooklyn, NY, Bellwether Gallery, Block Party Benefit
2000
Brooklyn, NY, Bellwether Gallery, Flat File
Brooklyn, NY, Bellwether Gallery, Block Party Benefit
1999
Brooklyn, NY, GV/AS, First Inaugural Show
New York, Postmasters, War: Artists’ Bulletin Board