Mass MoCA Maker’s Studios: Massachusetts, MA. 2017.
Jumpslide, New Orleans, Louisiana. 2017.
Fisher Eye Studios, Moscow, Russia. 2016.
Selected Solo Exhibitions, Collections and Installations:
Syncopated Samizdat, Delaware Contemporary Museum of Art. Wilmington, DE. 2018.
Zuckerman Museum of Art, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, Georgia. 2016.
Harrison Street Mission Mural. San Francisco, CA. 2013.
SOUNDPiece. Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. San Francisco, CA. 2013.
Sycamore Alley Mural Installation. Community Thrift Mural Projects. San Francisco, CA. 2013.
Resistance to the Indignities of Modern Life, Evergold Gallery. San Francisco, CA. 2011.
Air and Space Travel. Mural Installation, Aster Data Offices. San Carlos, CA. 2010.
Do Yettis Dream of 3 Mile Islands?, Evergold Gallery. San Francisco, CA. 2009.
The Animal In Man, Hovercraft Gallery, Portland, OR. 2006.
24th & Mayan. Mural Installation, La Palma Mexicatessen. San Francisco, California. 2005.
SF Yetti. Mural Installation, Dwell Magazine Offices, San Francisco, California. 2001.
Selected Group Exhibitions:
LOOP: Summit For Music Makers. Funkhaus, Berlin, Germany. 2016 and 2017.
Point of Print. Fisher Eye Studio. Moscow, Russia. 2017.
FLUX, SGC International Print Conference, Portland, OR. 2016.
A Ni Mal Vege Table Mineral, Noroof Gallery, San Francisco, CA 2015.
Joint Custody Project, Found Gallery, Los Angeles, CA. 2015.
Distance Transform, Agency Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA. 2014.
Ever Gold Anniversary Show, San Francisco, CA. 2014.
Haptic Transformations, OHWOW Gallery, Los Angeles, CA. 2013
Los Tolderos, Roaming Gallery, Buenos Aires, Argentina. 2013.
Day of the Dead Print Exhibition. San Francisco, CA. 2013.
Tear It Out. Issues Magazine Shop. Oakland, CA. 2013.
Stretch & Expose. San Francisco Arts Commission. San Francisco, CA. 2012.
Reimagining That Which We Already Know. Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. SF, CA. 2012.
The Future Is Now: Asian America On It’s Own Terms. SOMArts. San Francisco, CA. 2012.
Big Return Project. Ictus Gallery. San Francisco, CA. 2012.
100 Performances for the Hole-Take Three, SOMArts, San Francisco, CA. 2011.
Ben Venom Meets urbanyetti. Belljar, San Francisco, CA. 2011.
Rolling Revolution II. Evergold Gallery Mid-Market Pop Up. San Francisco, CA. 2011.
Tolderos. La Plata, Argentina (traveling show). 2011.
Wearable. Worksound PDX, Portland, OR. 2010.
100 Performances For the Hole-Take Two. SOMArts, San Francisco, CA. 2010.
Art For AIDS, Bonhams & Butterfields Auction House, San Francisco, CA. 2009-2010.
L’elegante, Queen’s Nails, San Francisco, CA. 2009.
Group Show, Evergold Gallery, San Francisco, CA. 2009.
Project Survival, The Luggage Store, San Francisco, CA. 2009.
Treasure Island Music Festival: Artist’s Exhibition, San Francisco, CA. 2008-9.
This Is Not An Auction/This Is A Terrarium, Queen’s Nails, San Francisco, CA. 2008.
Face Value, Worksound PDX, Portland, OR. 2008.
Grounded, Southern Exposure Gallery, San Francisco, CA. 2007.
It Can’t Happen Here, Work/Sound Gallery, Portland, OR. 2007.
City:Surface, Oakland Art Gallery, Oakland, CA. 2007.
Related Professional Experience:
Assistant Professor: Department of Art & Design. University of Delaware, Newark, DE. 2018.
Visiting Faculty: San Francisco Art Institute (SFAI), San Francisco, CA. 2009-17.
New Genres, Print, Painting, Photography, Critical Studies and Urban Studies Departments.
Graduate Courses include “Hybrid Currents in Photo/Print”, “Tertulia Repartee”, “Post Bac Seminar” and Graduate Tutorials.
Undergraduate Courses include: “The Politics of Repetition” (a theoretical and historical overview of appropriation in art and music since the 1950s), “Art of the Street” (a history and studio hybrid course studying and practicing printed propaganda since the French Revolution), “Laugh Track: Comedic Subversion and Reprehension in Modern Culture”, “Contemporary Practice” (First Year Program for artists), “Screen Printing”, “Memory Under Construction” (a Winter Intensive Travel Course in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Santiago and Valparaiso, Chile focusing on the use of memory in art and practice in the face of political challenges) and “The Remix” (A course utilizing the multiple in concept and practice in painting through printmaking methods).
Full Time Adjunct Faculty in Printmaking: California College of the Arts (CCA).Oakland, CA. 2007-15.
Graduate Courses include: “Multiplicity In Practice”, Graduate Critique Seminars, Studio Research Labs and Graduate Studio Practice units.
Undergraduate Courses include: “Senior Projects”, “Individualized Major Critique Seminar”, “Digital Print and Mixed Media”, “Junior Tutorial” and “Screen Printing”.
Program Director, Yeti Travel. Argentina, Chile and Cuba. 2016 to present.
Organizing creative programming in Chile, Cuba and Argentina. Projects include work at the Casa Nacional Bicentenario and the Parque de La Memoria in Buenos Aires, Argentina, the Parque Cultural in Valparaiso, Chile and the Instituto Superior de Arte in Havana, Cuba. Participants work with local artists and musicians, realizing collaborative, group projects, editioning prints, books and t-shirts relating to local and international cultural issues. Responsible for all budgeting, liaisons, in-country travel, housing and project finances.
Ableton Live: Berlin, Germany 2016.
Designed and developed integrated campaigns for Ableton’s Loop Festival 2016 in Berlin, Germany at Funkhaus. Designed signage, promotional materials and festival catalogue.
Creative Consultant & Designer. Joanna Burke Art Consultants. Venice, CA. 2016.
As designer and art consultant, worked to select and guide the placement of artwork while capturing the vision and branding of clients. Provide a creative art program to meet clients’ needs with special attention to their requirements. Deliver innovative art and design solutions for Healthcare, Residential, Hospitality, Commercial, Corporate, Maritime, and Multi-media projects. Created online and printed presentations for projects.
Studio Assistant, Amy Franceschini and Future Farmers. 2007-2009.
Studio Assistant, Tony Labat “I Want You” show at SFMoMA. 2008.
Studio Assistant, Veronica Wiman “The Gatherers: Greening Our Urban Spheres”, YBCA, SF, CA. 2008.
Program Director, Global Works: Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Spain and Argentina Language Programs. 1998-2008.
Coordinator of programs to Argentina, Bolivia, Ecuador, Peru and Spain. Responsible for organization of all in-country travel, including accommodations, healthcare, communication, budgeting and bookkeeping of trip expenses for community service based, language intensive, immersion study programs for groups of 14-22 high school and pre-college students. Managed community and cultural relationships between program sessions.
Assistant Program Director, Fostering Art. San Francisco, CA. 2006-2007
Served as part-time instructor and mentor in photography and creative writing program for young adults in the foster care system.
Designer and Photo Archive/Print Production, Wolfgang’s Vault. San Francisco, CA. 2004-2006.
Responsible for color checking, maintenance, printing and management of photo archive for Wolfgang’s Vault (an archive of Bill Graham’s Fillmore related inventory of musical recordings, photos, prints and ephemera). Also created and implemented designs for new marketing designs of men and women’s clothing, based on the collection of Bill Graham photos, music and clothing archive.
M.F.A., Printmaking, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA. 2006
B.A., Latin American Studies, Connecticut College, New London, CT. 1995.