Timeline

1999
City of Los Angeles Individual Artist Fellowship Award
1999
Art Here and Now, Los Angeles County Museum Of Art Purchase Award
2000
J. Paul Getty Trust Fund for the Visual Arts, Individual Artist Fellowship
2000
Award, California Community Foundation
2001
Third Prize in Sculpture, Biennale Internazionale dell’Arte Contemporanea, Florence, Italy
2001
Liquid Art Award, Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, for public art with a unique message about water: Blue Line Oasis
2007
CIVA Presidents Award for Sculpture
2010
Jentel Foundation Visual Artist Residency Award, Banner, WY
MFA, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA
BA, Fine Art, California State University, Northridge
BA, English Literature, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Exhibitions

2012
Death and Life of an Object, Edward Cella Art+ Architecture, Los Angeles, CA
2011
Goldmine: Works from the Collection of Sirje and Michael Gold, University Art Museum, California State Museum, Long Beach (catalogue)
2011
Influential Element: Exploring the Impact of Water, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA
2010
Dialogue 21, Galerie Califia, Horazdovice, Czech Republic
2010
Layer Cake, Grand Central Art Center, California State University, Fullerton; Santa Ana, CA
2010
Three Founts, fountain for the plaza at One Colorado, Pasadena, CA
2010
Desert Springs, Sculpture-On-Campus, Pima Community College, Tucson, AZ
2010
Votive, Biola University Art Gallery, La Mirada, CA (solo)
2009
Aqueous, 9th Street Entry Gallery, Bethel University, St. Paul, MN (solo)
2009
3 Solo Projects, Ben Maltz Gallery, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA (catalogue) (solo)
2009
Comfortably Numb, Center Blue Lobby, Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles, CA
2008
Observe, Williamson Gallery, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA (catalogue)
2008
All Nature Sings, Carl Berg Gallery, Los Angeles (solo)
2008
The Brewery Project: Finale, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA (catalogue)
2008
Twenty Years Ago Today, Japanese American National Museum, Los Angeles, CA
2007
The Object, Carl Berg Gallery, Los Angeles
2006
Extreme Materials, Memorial Art Museum, Rochester, NY
2006
The S Word: The State of the Spiritual in Contemporary Art, Judson Studio Gallery, Pasadena; traveled to The Gallery, Our Lady of Angels Cathedral, Los Angeles
2006
Swell, New York Center for Art and Media Studies, New York, NY
2006
Raw Materials, Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA
2006
Sub-Urbane, Fine Art Gallery, Rio Hondo College, Whittier, CA
2006
Aqua Marine, Art Affairs Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (solo)
2005
Light and Space and Dark and Tight, Carl Berg Gallery, Los Angeles (solo)
2005
Ray, sculpture for the rotunda, Dance and Visual Arts Center, Belhaven University, Jackson, MI
2005
The Next Generation, Museum of Biblical Art, New York, NY (catalogue)
2004
Certain Traces: Dialogue Los Angeles / Prague, Kampa Museum, Prague, Czech Republic (catalogue)
2004
Take this Bread, Gallery C, Hermosa Beach, CA
2004
Bio-Ballistic, Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2004
Contemporaries, The Gallery at REDCAT, Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, CA (catalogue)
2003
Research and Development, Carl Berg Gallery, Los Angeles (catalogue) (solo)
2002
A Material World, Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, CA (solo)
2002
Return Engagement, Copia: American Center for Wine, Food, and the Arts, Napa, CA
2002
New Work, New Spaces, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA
2002
LA Post Cool, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA; traveled to Ben Maltz Gallery, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA
2001
99 Cents Show, Fine Arts Gallery, Cypress College, Cypress, CA
2001
The Permanent Collection: 1970 to 2000, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA
2001
Biennale Di Firenze, Fortezza da Basso, Florence, Italy
2001
Liquid Art, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA
2001
Cross-Pollination, Holland Tunnel Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2001
New Work, Sandroni Rey Gallery, Venice, CA
2000
Made in California, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA
2000
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, NY
2000
Cola 2000, UCLA Hammer Museum of Art, Los Angeles (catalogue)
2000
Like a Prayer, Tryon Center for Visual Art, Charlotte, NC
1999
Ideas in Things, Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, CA (catalogue)
1999
In-Visible, Center Art Gallery, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI
1999
Sandroni Rey Gallery, Venice, CA (solo)
1998
Think Tank, Fine Art Gallery, Rio Hondo College, Whittier, CA (solo)
1998
Art Affairs Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (solo)
1998
Site Specific ‘ 98, The Carriage House, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, NY
1997
The Garden Show, Portland Institute of Contemporary Art, Portland, OR
1997
Designer’s Choice, Archer Hall Gallery, Greenville College, Greenville, IL (solo)
1997
Infusoria, LASCA Gallery, Los Angeles (solo)
1997
Cristinerose Gallery, Project Room, New York, NY (solo)
1997
Outlooks, Fine Art Gallery, California State University, Northridge
1997
My Favorite Femmes, Jan Baum Gallery, Los Angeles
1997
Working Out the Kinks, Kunstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
1997
Yard Sale, Special K Projects Exhibitions, Los Angeles
1996
Open House, Williamson Gallery, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA (catalogue)
1996
Simple Means: Contemporary Sculpture from Los Angeles, Montgomery Gallery, Pomona College, Claremont, CA
1996
Blue Line Oasis, sculptural installation at Artesia Station, Art for Rail Transit, Metro Blue Line, Los Angeles
1995
Interdisciplinary, Art Gallery, Woodbury University, Burbank, CA
1995
Detours: Site- Specific Art Works, Side Street Projects, Santa Monica, CA
1995
The Green Show, The M.Y.T.H. Series at The Bradbury Building, Los Angeles, CA
1995
Felicity, Jan Baum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1995
Post- Marked L.A, P.P.O.W. Gallery, New York, NY
1995
Intersections: The Personal and the Social in the Permanent Collection, MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
1994
Damned: Life, Death and Surface, John Thomas Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1994
Woven Pages, Biblioteca Rispoli, Comune di Roma, Rome, Italy
1994
Forms of Address, Walter/McBean Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA (catalogue)
1994
Animal Allegories in Contemporary Art, Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI
1994
Chasing Angels, Cristinerose Gallery, New York, NY (catalogue)
1994
LAX/94, Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles (catalogue)
1994
Visions after the Sermon, Sue Spaid Fine Art, Los Angeles (solo)
1993
Flying Lessons, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA (solo)
1993
Laughing Matters, Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles
1993
Death and Resurrection of Nature, Laband Art Gallery, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles (exhibition brochure)
1993
Cherry Bomb, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA
1993
Altered States: Selections from the Permanent Collection, MOCA, Los Angeles
1992
The Day the Earth Stood Still, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles
1992
The Environment: West Coast Statements, Gwenda Jay Gallery, Chicago, IL
1992
Far Bazaar, Old Federal Reserve Bank Building, Los Angeles
1992
Running Out, Sue Spaid Fine Art, Los Angeles (solo)
1991
Altarwings: The Birds of America, Rancho Santiago College, Santa Ana, CA (solo)
1991
The Chapman Market Show, Los Angeles, organized by L.A. Place Projects, funded by Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs
1991
Essentially Raw, Sue Spaid Fine Art, Los Angeles
1990
The Bradbury Building Show, Los Angeles, organized by L.A. Place Projects, funded by Foundation for Art Resources
1990
The Pleasure and the Terror, Fine Arts Gallery, University of California, Irvine (solo)
1989
Krygier Landau Contemporary Art, Santa Monica, CA (solo)
1989
Grid Buster, Fine Art Gallery, Biola University, La Mirada, CA (solo)
1989
Flora, Krygier Landau Contemporary Art, Santa Monica, CA
1989
Center for Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL

Public Collections

Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
Calder Foundation, New York, NY
New York Public Library, New York, NY