Artists



Suburban Girl
Acrylic on panel
2016
36 x 36 inches
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Born 1972, Orange County, CA

Currently lives and works in Huntington Beach, CA

AWARDS

2009

“Best Book of the Year,” for the book Deformer, International Festival of Photography, Rome, Italy

2000

“Search for Art,” Grand Prize for the “Teenage Smokers” Photo Installation, Milan, Italy

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle, Belgium

Museum Het Domein / De Domijnen, Sittard, The Netherlands

Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA

Sammlung Goetz, Munich, Germany

Stedelijk Museum voor Actuel Kunst, SMAK, Ghent Belgium

Zabludowicz Collection, London, United Kingdom

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015

Synthetic Suburbia, Roberts & Tilton, Culver City, CA

2014

Plastic Plant Places, Photography Unplugged, Leica Camera at Photomonth, East London

Photography Festival, Old Truman Brewery, London, UK

A Gentle Collision, Jerome Zodo Contemporary, Milan, Italy

2013

Symptoms, Tim Van Laere Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium

Memory Foam, Roberts & Tilton, Culver City, CA

2012

Litmus Test-Photos from Russian, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2011

Teenage Kissers, Half Gallery, New York, NY

The Seconds Pass, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL

My Soul Is Worried but Not Me, Nils Staerk Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

The Cemetery of Reason, Mucsarnok Ernst Muzeum, Budapest, Hungary

2010

The Cemetery of Reason, Museo d’Arte di Nuoro, Sardinia, Italy

The Cemetery of Reason, S.M.A.K., Gent, Belgium

The Seconds Pass, Roberts & Tilton, Culver City, CA

@California / West Coast USA: Ed Templeton, Cultuurcentrum Kortrijk, Kortrijk, Belgium

Al Man le opere di Ed Templeton, il Basquiat del Duemila / MAN The Works of Ed Templeton, The Basquiat of 2000, La Nuova Sardegna, Italy

2009

Strange New Feelings, Tim Van Laere Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium

2008

Map of the Inner War, Roberts & Tilton, Culver City, CA

One Step Closer, Nils Staerk Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark

2006

Empty Plastic Echoes Reverberating Through Time, Tim Van Laere Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium

Camp, Ride, Skate, Repeat, Emerica Showroom, San Diego, CA and New York, NY

Deformer, Colette, Paris, France

Suffer the Joy, Arco Art Fair, Madrid, Spain

The Fogged Mirror, Roberts & Tilton, Los Angeles, CA

2005

Mined Empty, Nils Staerk Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark

The Judas Goat, Modern Art, London, England

2004

Angel of Decay, Acquario Romano, Rome, Italy

The Prevailing Nothing, Roberts & Tilton, Los Angeles, CA

Ed Templeton, 55DSL, Milan, Italy

2002

The Essential Disturbance, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France

2001

Deeply Scathed, Aki-Ex Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

The Sado-Voyeurist, 1Pixel Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Situation-Comedy, Museum Het Domein, Sittard, Netherlands

2000

Wires Crossed, New Image Art / Bookarts, Santa Monica, CA

1999

The Golden Age of Neglect, Alleged Gallery, New York, NY

1998

Retarded, Space 1026, Philadelphia, PA

1994

Waiting for the Earth to Explode, Alleged Gallery, New York, NY

SELECTED TWO OR THREE PERSONS EXHIBITIONS

2005

You Ruin My Life, with Deanna Templeton, Anti-Social, Vancouver BC, Canada

2001

The Black Sperm of Vengeance, with Leigh Ledare, New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA

2000

Disciplined and Vigilant, with Tobin Yelland, The Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016

Summer Mixer, Joshua Liner Gallery, New York, NY

2015

Common Side Effects, Huntington Beach Art Center, Huntington Beach, CA

Milk and Honey: Contemporary Art in California Slow Culture, Los Angeles, CA

Love//War, MAMA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Deeds, Not Words 2, Mild Manners Project Gallery, Sydney, Australia Agents

Provocateurs: A Selection of Subversive Skateboard Graphics & Artworks, Subliminal Projects, Los Angeles, CA

Deadbeat Club: Mentally Retired, Slow Culture, Los Angeles, CA

2014

Secret Passions: Private Flemish Collections, Lille 3000, Lille, France

Beating around the bush Episode #4, Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, Netherlands

The Photobook Museum, Cologne, Germany

Deadbeat Club: Field Trip, Seeing Things Gallery, San Jose, CA

2013

Biographical Forms, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain

Apparatus, M+B Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

’La Dernière Vague’ This is (Not) Music, Marseille, France

Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow, Ranch and Roll, Los Angeles, CA

Transitions, Art Park Gallery, Byron Bay, Australia

2012

Summer Camps, Rêveries américaines sur l'adolescence, Galerie Suzanne Tarasieve/Loft 19, Paris, France

The Road Ahead, Roberts & Tilton, Culver City, CA

The Young Americans, Djurhuus Collection, Copenhagen, Denmark

Hour Hands (Rented Space), Vancouver, BC

Artists’ Book Not Artists’ Book, Boo-Hooray Gallery, New York, NY

2011

Art in the Streets, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

Tomorrow is The Question, S.M.A.K., Gent, Belgium

2010

Disorder Disorder, Ulterior Motives in Contemporary Art, Curated by Joseph Allen Shea, Penrith Regional Gallery, New South Wales, Australia

A New Art for A New Century: Contemporary Acquisitions 2000-2010, Orange County Museum of Art, Orange County, CA

Perspectives 2010, International Center of Photography, New York, NY

Efecto Drácula / Comunidades en Transformación, Museo Universitario del Chopo, Mexico City, Mexico

Spring Fever, 106 Green, Brooklyn, NY

The 7th International Biennial of Photography and Visual Arts, Cultural Center of Liège-Les Chiroux, Liège, Belgium

Ed Templeton, Mellemrummet, Nils Staerk, Copenhagen, Denmark

Spring Fever, Curated by Nicole Russo and Ridley Howard, 106 Green, New York, NY

2009

Rites de Passage, SCHUNCK Glaspaleis, Heerlen, The Netherlands

McGee. Templeton. Pettibon. Curated by Aaron Rose, Circleculture Gallery, Berlin, Germany

2008

Macrocosm, Roberts & Tilton, Culver City, CA

Face Forward, LeRoy Neiman Gallery, Columbia University, New York, NY

Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue, Curated by Aaron Rose, Marella Gallery, Milan, Italy

Thirteen: Photography from Southern California, Cuesta College Gallery, San Luis Obispo, CA

2007

Mad Love—Young Art from Danish Private Collections, ARKEN Museum of Modern Art, Copenhagen, Denmark

Generations USA, Pinchuk Art Center, Kiev, Ukraine

Monster Children Gallery, Sydney, Australia Australian Center for Photograph, Sydney, Australia

Orange Coast College, Orange County, CA

2006

Do Not Stack, Roberts & Tilton, Los Angeles, CA

Skate Culture, Bildmuseet, Umeå, Sweden

The Americans, Curated by Peter Weiermair, Kunstalle Vienna, Austria

AWOL, Young Artists Biennial, Romania

Mankind, Story of a Wound, Center for Religious Art and Culture, Heverlee, Belgium

Pictures of You, ALP Galleri Peter Bergman, Stockholm, Swedem

Spank the Monkey, Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, United Kingdom

Somewhere Between Sincerity and Sarcasm, New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA

Paripherie, (Contemporary Art in the Periphery), Crac Alsace Contemporary Art Center, Altkirch, France

Dig for Fire, Tim Van Laere Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium

Queen of the Night, Berman/Turner Projects, Santa Monica, CA

Beautiful Losers, Le Tri Postal, Lille, France

Skate Culture, Preus Museum, Horten, Norway

LA Art in NY, Altman Building, New York, NY

BANG! BANG!, Musée d’Art et d’Industrie, Saint-Étienne, France

Mixed Plates, Voice Gallery, San Diego, CA

Beautiful Losers, La Triennale de Milano, Italy

Carpe Diem, Onsix Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Monster Child Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2005

First We Take Museums, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland

Beautiful Losers, Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA

Raw Dogs, New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA

Improved, The Postcard Project, Fosterart, London, England

Beautiful Losers, Contemporary Museum, Baltimore, MD

2004

Beautiful Losers, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH

Beautiful Losers, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA

The OsCene, Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA

No More Reality, Nils Staerk Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark

2003

The Fourth Sex (adolescent extremes), Curated by Francesco Bonami and Ralf Simons Stazione Leopolda, Florence, Italy

Modart Munic, ISPO Center, Munich, Germany

Crazy Bastard, New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA

Skate Culture: The Art of Skateboarding, Contemporary Arts Center, Virginia Beach, VA

Models and Mavericks, Museum Het Domein, Sittard, Holland

2002

I, Camera” 0-1 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Detour, Covivant Gallery, Tampa, FL

Super Hero, New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA

Scratch off the Serial, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA

Juxtapoz 8th Anniversary Art Show, Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

Session the Bowl, Deitch Projects, New York, NY

2001

The Portrait Show, New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA

Sunshine, Alleged Gallery, New York, NY

Paintaholics, New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA

Precious Cargo, KBond, Los Angeles CA

2000

Barb Wire Heaven, New Image Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Pure, ESP Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Arkitip, Exposition and Projections, Espace Flon, Lausanne, Switzerland

Poster Renaissance, New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA

Best of the West, 0-1 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Modart 2000, Modart Gallery, San Diego, CA

Search for Art, Area Bovisa, Milan, Italy

1999

The Bird Show, Space 1026, Philadelphia, PA

Modart Warp Tour, Traveling exhibit in the US and Europe

The Bathroom Show, New Image Art, Los Angeles, CA

Modart 99, Modart Gallery, San Diego, CA

1998

Off the Hook, The Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Modart 98, Modart Gallery, San Diego, CA

The Outsiders, Terrain Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1997

Graphic vs. Product, 0-1 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

The Independents, Alleged Gallery, New York, NY

1996

Culture is Our Business, Melbourne Museum of Art, Australia

1995

Grind: The Graphics and Culture of Skateboarding, Curated by Tyler Stallings and Ed Templeton, Huntington Beach Art Center, Huntington Beach, CA

CityFolk, Holly Solomon Gallery, New York, NY

Dysfunctional, Blue Note Gallery, London, England

1994

Pathetic Masterwork’s, Alleged Gallery, New York, NY

1993

48 hours in the Hole, Gallery X, Los Angeles, CA

1992

The Degenerates, World Tattoo Gallery, Chicago, IL

LECTURES & PANELS

Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA

Walker Art Center, Milwaukee, WI

Semi-permanent, Sydney, Australia

Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa, CA

Tokion’s Creativity Now, Cooper Union, NYC, NY

Beautiful Losers Panel Discussion, Cincinnati, OH

Beautiful Losers Panel Discussion, San Francisco, CA