Artists


 

Born 1975, Torrance, CA

Currently lives and works in Redondo Beach, California

EDUCATION

1999 B.A. in Studio Art from California State University, Long Beach

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2010

“Inside the Outside” at Joshua Liner Gallery, New York, NY (June)

2009

"The Pearl Thief" at Gallery Nineteen Eighty Eight, Los Angeles, CA (Nov.)

“Seeing Things” at Fifty24Sf, San Francisco, CA (Feb.)

2008

“It Wanders (West)” at Gallery Nineteen Eighty Eight, Los Angeles, CA (Nov.)

“It Wanders (East)” at Joshua Liner Gallery, New York, NY (Sept.)

“The Well” at MModern Gallery, Palm Springs, CA

2007

“I’m Scared” at Gallery Nineteen Eighty Eight, Los Angeles, CA

“Don’t Sleep” at FIFTY24SF Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2006

“ImaMonsta” at Gallery Nineteen Eighty Eight, Los Angeles, CA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2009

“Overdose” Group Exhibition at Copro Nason Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (April)

“The Art of Sketch Theatre” at the Gnomon Gallery, Hollywood, CA (March)

2008

“Locked and Loaded” at Joshua Liner Gallery, New York, NY

“Stan Lee Tribute” at Gallery Nineteen Eighty Eight, Los Angeles, CA

2007

F.A.M.E. Collective at Art Basel, Miami, FL, curated by Joshua Liner Gallery (Dec.)

“KNOW Show” at Art Basel by Mark Murphy Design, Miami, FL

“Big Money Art Auction” at Copro Nason Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

“BLOC28” at Disney Vault 28, Anaheim, CA

“Crazy for Cult” at Gallery Nineteen Eighty Eight, Los Angeles, CA

“Vegas ROCKS!” at MModern Gallery (Hard Rock Hotel), Las Vegas, CA

“Forgotten Lands” with Naoto Hattori at Lineage Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

“Paint By Numbers” at Corey Helford Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

“Winter Faction” at Lineage Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2006

“Vivisect Playsect III” at Gallery Nineteen Eighty Eight, Los Angeles, CA

“I AM 8 BIT – Version 3.0” at Gallery Nineteen Eighty Eight, Los Angeles, CA

“15 Year Anniversary” at Copro Nason Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

“Diamonds Spades Hearts Clubs” at Gallery Nineteen Eighty Eight, Los Angeles, CA

“A Tribute to Dr. Seuss” at MModern Gallery, Palm Springs, CA

“Bergamont Invasion II” at Copro Nason Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

“UP!” at Lineage Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

“Family Guy!” at Los Angeles Museum of Television & Radio, Los Angeles, CA

2005

“Vivisect Playsect II” at Gallery Nineteen Eighty Eight, Los Angeles, CA

“I AM 8 BIT – Version 2.0” at Gallery Nineteen Eighty Eight, Los Angeles, CA

“Flight of the Navigator” with Joe Ledbetter at Gallery Nineteen Eighty Eight, Los Angeles, CA

2004

“Young Guns” at Gallery Nineteen Eighty Eight, Los Angeles, CA

“I AM 8 BIT – Version 1.0” at Gallery Nineteen Eighty Eight, Los Angeles, CA

“Kofie One and Craola” (2 person show) at FIFTY24SF Gallery, San Francisco, CA

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

Metamorphosis Volume 2. Beinart Publishing 2008

McCormick, Carlo ed. “11.08 Opinion: With Artwork by Greg Simkins.” Paper Magazine, November 2008

Cushner, Jeremy, Jeff Fox and Arthur Katz ed. Copro/Nason Fine Art: A Catalogue Raisonné. San Francisco: Last Gasp 2007

Gibson, Jon M. I AM 8-BIT: Art Inspired by Classic Videogames of the 80’s. Chronicle Books, 2006

Ganz, Nicholas. Graffiti World: Street Art From Five Continents. Edited by Tristan Manco. New York: Harry N Abrams, 2004