Education


1995 MFA, Montana State University; Bozeman, Montana

1990 BFA Pomona College; Claremont, California


Solo Exhibitions


2019  they found ritual and order but couldn’t find the real (3008), Klowden Mann

Gallery, Los Angeles

Utterances, Jose Drudis-Biada Art Gallery, MSMU, Los Angeles

2017 “o”, Klowden Mann, Culver City, California

2015 when i when if when lie when life (Xavier Villaurrutia), Klowden Mann Gallery

2014 Strip Paintings, curated by John Huck, Alias East, Los Angeles, California

2013 A Love Uneven, gallery km, Santa Monica

2011 OCCASIONAL BEAST, gallery km, Santa Monica, California

2009 Man Made, Happy Lion, Los Angeles, California

2007 Paintings, Happy Lion, Los Angeles, California

2003 Recent Paintings, Gallery 4016, Los Angeles, California

2002 Yodl-Yos; 2-person show, Eagle Rock Cultural Center, Los Angeles, California

2001 Going Turtle, Roswell Museum of Art, New Mexico

Plushland, German Consulate, LA,

2000 The Look of Love, Dactyl, NYC, New York

1999 Family Portraits, Pacific Grove Art Center, Pacific Grove, California

1998 Clandestine Rites of Passage, Missoula Museum of Art, Montana

1997 The Turkish Adulteress, Dactyl Foundation,Turkish NYC, New York

1996 The Madness of Queen M, University of Missoula Gallery, Montana


Group Exhibitions


2021 Nomad, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA

Coming into Focus, Loiter Gallery, Longbeach, CA

2020. Artists and Poems (Los Angeles), suturo.com

Personal Contacts, Durden and Ray, LA

2018 Untitled Miami, Miami Beach Florida

2018 Between Post and Pre, Durden Ray, Los Angeles, CA

The accidental activist; the Braid, LA, CA

2017 Conversations, American Jewish University, LA, CA

2016 all is near and can’t be touched, HilbertRaum, Berlin

2015 Oasis, Sturt Haaga Gallery, La Cañada Flintridge, California

2014 Thanks for the Mammaries, ForYourArt, Los Angeles, California

Dallas Art Fair, Klowden Mann, Dallas, Texas

Fictions, Klowden Mann, Culver City, California

2012 Nothing Comes Straight out of the Ground, Andi Campogne projects, Pomona,

Hyperbole, XVY, 3 person show Los Angeles, California Obscured Lines,

Valley College, Contemporary Drawing in Los Angeles

3 Perspectives, Palos Verdes Art Center; Palos Verdes, California

Portrait and Still Life, Irvine Fine Arts Center, curated by Carl Berg

Landscape and Architecture, Irvine Fine Arts Center, curated by Carl Berg

2011 Follow the Physical: from the Paper File, gallery KM, Santa Monica,

2010 Monster Drawing Rally, Outpost for Contemporary Art, Eagle Rock Cultural

Center

Contemporary Impressionism, 3 person Show, LA Arthouse;, Los Angeles,

Ruins, 3 person show, Eagle Rock Cultural Center, Los Angeles, California

Nord Art 2010, Kunst Karlshütte, Bremen, Germany

Self Portraiture Today, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, California

Sizeable, Fluxus Gallery, Los Angeles, California

Small Works, The Attic, Laos Angeles, California

2008 Zoo Art Fair, London, United Kingdom

Portrait in Phase, 4 Person Show, Brand Library Art Galleries, Los Angeles,

East of Eden, Barnsdall Art Center, Los Angeles, California

Art LA 2008, Santa Monica, California

Scope Miami, Florida

Roswell Museum of Art, Roswell, New Mexico

2006 Hollywood Apocalypse, Black Maria, Los Angeles, California 2005

The Great Outdoors, Angles Gallery, Santa Monica, California

2004 Uncensored Gifts, San Jacinto College, San Jacinto, California

Licht, Leben, Liebe, Rathaus, Landshut, Germany

2003 Examination of the Self, Copeland Gallery; Travelling Print Show

The best album covers that never were, Traveling Show; Santa Monica,

2001 Cartoons, Dolls and Childrens’ Stories, Delta Axis; Memphis, Tennessee

Into the Night, Post Gallery, Los Angeles, California

Defining Ourselves, Pico Riviera Centre for the Arts; Pico Riviera; California

2000 Applauding Revolutionary Talent, Millard Sheets Gallery, Pomona, California

Hokie-Pokie Show; Dirt Gallery, Los Angeles, California

Flop Transition, 2-person exhibit, Dirt Gallery, Hollywood, California

Post Industrial Barn Yard Show, CSPSCedar Rapids; Iowa

1998 3 Solo Shows, Chico Art Center, Chico, California

Dactyl Foundation; New York, New York

Water, Anton Gallery; Washington, DC

1997 My Favourite Femmes, Jan Baum Gallery, Los Angeles, California

Pulp Friction, Galleria Mesa, Mesa, California

Le Petit National, Alder Gallery, Eugene, Oregon

1996 Helen E. Copeland Gallery; Bozeman, Montana

Katherine Nash Gallery; University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota

1995 Equinox, Paris Gibson Museum of Art, Great Falls, Montana

1992 Rathaus, 2 person Show, Landshut, Germany

1990 DA Gallery, Pomona, California


Work Experience


2020- Chair of Visual & Media Arts, Los Angeles City College

2010 - present Professor of Art, Los Angeles City College

2005-2010 Adjunct Professor of Art at Citrus College, Azusa

Rio Hondo College, Whittier, East LA College , Monterey Park

2000-2005 Self Employed: Painted Interior Murals & Set design paintings

1999-2000 Exhibition Preparator at Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles

1996-1999 Visiting Professor of Art; University of Iowa, Iowa City

1995 Adjunct Professor at Montana State University, Bozeman , MT

1991 Scenic Painter, Hollywood, LA


Curatorial


2021 Next Gen, Durden & Ray; LA, CA

2020-21 Suturo: Artists and Poems www.suturo.com

2020 Personal Contacts, Durden and Ray

2017-now Artist Lecture Series, Los Angeles City College

2015 David Lloyd. Paintings, Vama Gallery, LACC

Julia Schwartz, Steven Steinman, Kanchan Richardson, Vama Gallery,

2014 Do not go gentle; Laura Krifka, Phung Huynh, Sergio Teran, Kristin

Calabrese, Max Presneill VAMA gallery, LACC

2013 Jamison Carter, New Sculpture, Vama Gallery, LACC


Awards


2005 New American Painting; Pacific Coast December Issue; 2005

2000 National Endowment for the Arts along with fellowship and residency at Roswell Foundation for the Arts, New Mexico

1996-1997 Montana Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship

1993 President’s Prize; Montana State University; Bozeman, Montana

1990 Phi Beta Kappa; Magna cum Laude; Pomona College, California M. Gilbert Award, Pomona College, California

1987-1989 Flintridge Grant; Beaver Prize; Women’s President Prize; Pomona Colleg


Bibliography


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2015

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2007

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2003

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2001

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