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curriculum vitae


San Francisco Art Institute (SFAI)
BFA 1995


Solo Show- Lullaby of the Bounty in Repose, KP Projects Gallery, 2020, Los Angeles, CA

Solo Show- Reveries of the Untamed Darlings, KP Projects Gallery, 2018, Los Angeles, CA

“25 Years” 25 year Last Gasp anniversary show, 111 Minna Gallery, Group show, 2018, San Francisco, CA

“Art of the Mushroom” Compound gallery, Group Show, 2018, Oakland , CA

SCOPE MIAMI mini solo- Terra Incognita, Haven Gallery, 2018

High Fructose Traveling Museum Exhibition- "Turn the Page" Virginia MOCA 2016 - Akron Museum, Akron Ohio, 2016-2017- Crocker Museum Sacramento, CA 2017

Modern Eden Gallery, Beautiful Bizarre Anniversary show, 2016, San Francisco, CA

Modern Gallery, Crime on Canvas, 2016, Las Vegas NV

Last Gasp Anniversary show, 111 Minna Gallery, 2016, San Francisco, CA

Corey Helford Gallery 10 year Anniversary show, 2016, Los Angeles, CA

(mini solo) Scope Miami Art Fair- Haven Gallery, 2016

Virginia MOCA- Turn the page-Hi Fructose Exhibition, 2016

Asymmetrical Diptych, CHG, Group Show, 2016, Los Angeles, CA

Between Worlds, CHG, Group Show, 2015, Los Angeles, CA

Solo Show - Charming the Wilds, AFA Gallery, October 2015, NYC, NY

Less is More, 111 Minna, Group Show, 2014, San Francisco, CA

Pop-Eyeconic, CHG, Group Show, 2014, Los Angeles, CA

Mad Hatters, Flower-Pepper Gallery, November 2013, Pasadena, CA

Solo Show - The Curious Nature of Extraordinary Beings, AFA Gallery, October 2013, NYC, NY

20th Anniversary Show, 111 Minna, September 2013, San Francisco, CA

Context Art Miami, December 2012, Miami, FL

Santa Muerte, Sacred Machine Gallery, September 2012, Tuscon, AZ

Awakened, Curated by Alix Sloan at AFA Gallery, September 2012, New York, NY

Solo Show - Creatures of Saintly Disguise, Varnish Fine Art, June 2012, San Francisco, CA

San Francisco ARTPAD, May 2012, San Francisco, CA

Dark Pop 4, Last Rites Gallery, April 2012, New York City, NY

Scope Miami with Varnish Fine Art, December 2011, Miami, FL

Spirit Board Group Show, Articulated Gallery, November 2011, San Francisco, CA

Dig for Fire - Art Inspired by The Pixies, C.A.V.E. Gallery, October 2011, Venice, CA

La Luz de jesus 25, La Luz de Jesus Gallery, October 2011, Hollywood, CA

Carnival of Saints in Souls II,Poets Gallery, October 2011, New Orleans, LA

Varnish Relaunch Part 1, Varnish Fine Art, September 2011, San Francisco, CA

Curiosities 2011, SPop Santa Fe Gallery, July 2011, Santa Fe, NM

Beyond the Sacred Music and Arts festival, Sacred Machine - Museum and Curiosity Shop, June 2011, Tucson, AZ

Blood, Sacred Machine - Museum and Curiosity Shop, April 2011, Tucson, AZ

Custom Nesting Dolls Show, Rothick Art Haus, April 2011, Anaheim, CA

MF Gallery -- 2010 MF TOYS SHOW, MF Gallery. Dec 2010 Brooklyn, N.Y.

BLOOOM, Staatenhaus am Rheinpark, November 2010 Cologne Germany.

A Carnival of Saints and Souls, Poets Gallery November 2010. New Orleans, LA

Santa Muerte Art Exhibition, Sacred Machine - Museum and Curiosity Shop, Sept 2010, Tucson, AZ

LOWBROW TAROT PROJECT Tarot Exhibition Project & Book, Billy Shire Fine Arts Gallery October 2010, Hollywood, CA

Solo Show - Suspicious Activity, Mondo Bizzarro Gallery, September 2010, Rome, IT

PLAYBOY REDUX - Contemporary Artists Interpret the Iconic Playboy Bunny, Rotofugi Gallery. Aug 2010. Chicago, IL

THE NEW WORLD ORDER, 99% Gallery. July 2010. Brooklyn, NY

Last Gasp 40th Anniversary Art Show, 111 Minna Gallery. April 2010. San Francisco, CA

The Anxiety Show, Project 1 Gallery. April 2010. San Francisco, CA

Solo Show - Swooning at the River of Oblivion, La Luz de Jesus. January 2010, Los Angeles, CA

A Cry For Help - A Benefit show for the endangered species of the world, thinkspace gallery, Jan 2010. Los Angeles CA

All Dolled Up, Eclectix Gallery, Oct - Nov 2009. El Cerrito, CA

The Red Thread, Strychnin Gallery. Aug 2009. Berlin, Germany

Solo Show - Treacherous Gardens, Varnish Fine Art. May 2009 San Francisco, CA

Whaleless, Strychnin Gallery. Mar - Apr. Berlin, Germany

Stuff This - 2nd Annual Plush Show, RIVET gallery. Dec 2008. Columbus, OH

Miami Art Basel - KNOW Exhibition, Charcoal Studios. Dec 2008. Miami, FL

No Brow, Black Maria Gallery. Sept - Oct 2008. Los Angeles, CA

East of Eden, Los Angeles Municipal Gallery. September 2008. Los Angeles, CA

The Circus Show and Other Atrocities, A Bitchin' Space. September 2008. Sacramento, CA

Whaleless: Group Show, true hate art gallery. September 2008. La Rochelle, France

Solo Show - Creeps and Dreamers - Jennybird Alcantara, Black Maria Gallery. Aug - Sept 2008. Los Angeles, CA

5th Anniversary Show, Varnish Fine Arts Gallery. April 2008. San Francisco, CA

FIGHT FOR FLIGHT, thinkspace. January 2008. Los Angeles, CA

LADIES ONLY-Art & Music Video Festival, the Tart Gallery. March 2008. Vancouver BC, Canada

GIRLS! GIRLS! GIRLS!, MF Gallery. February 2008. NY,NY

Sadly Beautiful: A Vinyl Show, Black Maria Gallery. February 2008. Los Angeles, CA

Skip the Mall, Black Maria Gallery. Nov - Dec 2007. Los Angeles, CA

High Fructose; Bitters and Sweets, Gallery 1988. November 2007. Los Angeles, CA

Off the Wall, Varnish Fine Arts Gallery. Nov - Dec 2007. San Francisco, CA

Grand Opening Show, Harold Golen Gallery. Sept 2008. Miami, FL

The Re-Run Show, Black Maria Gallery. July 2007. Los Angeles, CA

Seven Brides Electrified, JAIL Gallery. April 2007. Los Angeles, CA

Solo Show - Blood Sister, Black Maria Gallery. Feb - March 2007. Los Angeles, CA

LADIES ONLY-Art & Music Video Festival, IMVF and 1/ 2 A Tart/Surly Girl Productions. MArch 2007 Ontario,Vancouver BC

The White Elephant Show. Dec 2006. Newport Beach, CA

PICKS OF THE HARVEST: BATCH THREE, thinkspace. Sept - Oct 2006. Los Angeles, CA

XXX, true hate art gallery. July 2006. La Rochelle, France

Under the Table, Black Maria Gallery. July 2006. Los Angeles, CA

Well Hung, White Walls Gallery. July 2006. San Francisco, CA

GIRLS! GIRLS! GIRLS!, MF Gallery. Spring 2006. New York, N.Y.

Solo Show - Flies in the Buttermilk, Anno Domini. Spring, 2006. San Jose, CA

Toy Show 2005, MF Gallery. December 2005. New York, N.Y.

Fresh Produce, Anno Domini. December 2005. San Jose, CA

Solo Show - Red Motives, Pawnbroker Gallery. March 2005. San Francisco, CA

Misfit Toys, Varnish Fine Art. Dec 2004. San Francisco, CA

Fresh Produce, Anno Domini. Dec 2004. San Jose, CA

TOY SHOW 2004, MF Gallery. Nov - Dec 2004. New York, N.Y.

Panty Waste / ArtSF, Crisis Theater. Dec 2004. San Francisco, CA

Wild Banana Project, Whitney Young Mansion. Aug - Sept 2004. San Francisco, CA

Juxtapoz Group show : "Submission", OnSix Gallery. Aug 2004. San Francisco, CA

Creepshow, Balazo Gallery. Feb 2004. San Francisco, CA

From your Valentine, Copro Nason Gallery. Feb 2004. Culver City, CA

Solo Show, White Lions. Nov 2003. Echo Park, Los Angeles, CA

Group Show, Whitney Young Mansion. Oct 2003. San Francisco, CA

"Propaganda" - Group Show, Start Soma Gallery. May 2003. San Francisco, CA

Solo Show, Haggis Gallery. Feb 2003. San Francisco, CA

Black Market, Somarts Gallery. Dec 2002. San Francisco, CA

Small Luxuries, Whitney Young Cultural Center Mansion. Dec 2002. San Francisco, CA

Post Postcard, Southern Exposure Gallery. June 2002. San Francisco, CA

Solo Show, Guerilla Gallery, June 2001, San Francisco, CA