Artists


 

Born 1976, Kingsport, TN

Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

EDUCATION

2006 MFA Cranbrook Academy of Art

2004 BFA East Tennessee State University

AWARDS

2008

Altoids Emerging Artist Award, Nominee, New Museum, New York, NY

2004

Pamela Appelbaum Wyatt Scholarship, Cranbrook Academy of Art Merit

2002

Ruth Adams Scholarship, East Tennessee State University

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015

Weird Attic at Joshua Liner Gallery, New York, NY

2014

Moonsick at MJ Briggs/ Anna Meliksetian Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2010

Fixed Illusion at GOLDEN, Chicago, IL

The Search for the Sky Underneath the Dirt at Kinkead Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013

Painting in Place, curated by Shamim Momin, Los Angeles Nomadic Division, Los Angeles, CA

Steven Bankhead, Britton Tolliver, Torbjorn Vejvi at Samuel Freeman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

The Road at Luis De Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2011

Golden Ass at Annie Wharton Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

Chain Letter, curated by Christian Cummings and Doug Harvey at Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

Baker’s Dozen at Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA

Working Title at Bronx River Art Center, Bronx, NY

2010

Meat Locker at Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2009

(If LA changed it’s name to Miami, we’d be there) at The Pink Flamingo Art Fair, Raid Projects, Los Angeles, CA

LA Abstraction at Kinkead Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA

Group Exhibition at Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

Splinter of the Mind’s Eye, curated by Joseph Wolin at Philip Slein Gallery, Saint Louis, MO

2008

Always Kiss Me Goodnight at Kinkead Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA

Summer Solo Projects at Kinkead Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA

Alma Mater at Kinkead Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA

Architecture on the Cusp of Contemporary Landscape at William King Museum, Abingdon, VA

2007

Runaway at Yachtclub Gallery, Detroit, MI

Summer Group Show at Angell Gallery, Toronto, Canada

Reality Bites at Angell Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2006

Can I Borrow Your Spaceship at Contemporary Art Institute Detroit, Detroit, MI