EDUCATION

2004
MA in Drawing and Painting | California State University, Fullerton

1994-97
BFA in Illustration | Graduated With Honors | Art Center College of Design

1990- 94
Los Angeles County High School for the Arts

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2008
Nov-Jan/ Selected Works/ Mason Murer Gallery/ Atlanta, GA                                    

2007
Feb/ In God I Trust/ Gallery C/ Los Angeles, CA

2004
May/ West Gallery/ California State University Fullerton/ Fullerton, CA

SELECTED GROUP SHOWS 

2013
Mar/ Distinction Gallery/ San Diego, CA

2010
Nov/ Border Art Biennial/ El Paso Museum Of Art/ El Paso, TX
Nov/ Border Art Biennial/ Museo de Arte de Ciudad Juarez/  Juarez, MX

2009
May/ Selected Works/ Mason Murer Gallery/ Atlanta, GA        

2008
Oct/ Realism Invitational/ Klaudia Marr Gallery/ Santa Fe, NM
March/ "Still Lifes, Objects, and Other Narratives"/ Klaudia Marr Gallery/ Santa Fe, NM
March/ Selected Works / Mason Murer Fine Art/ Atlanta, GA

2007
Jan/ LA Art Show / Los Angles,  CA

2006
Feb/ Selected Drawings/ Gallery C/ Los Angeles, CA
March/ Emerging Artists 2005/ Phoenix Art Museum/ Phoenix, AZ

2004
July/ Americana/ City Of Brea Gallery/ Juror- Tyler Stallings/ Brea, CA
May/ 47th International Juried Exhibition/ San Diego Art Institute/ Juror- Peter Gordon/ San Diego, California
Cal State Fullerton/ Fullerton, CA
Jan/ Muckenthaler Cultural Center/ Juror- Kim Abeles/ Fullerton, California

2003
Oct /San Bernadino County Museum Of Art/ San Bernardino, California
Sept/ Beefcake Cheesecake / Orange County Center For Contemporary Art/ Santa Ana, California
Sept/ ANA 32/ Holter Museum Of Art/ Juror- Richard Notkin/ Helena, Montana
Aug/ 20th Annual Works On Paper/ Berkeley Art Center/ Juror- Marian Parmenter/ Berkeley, California
May/ T.W. Wood Gallery/ Montpelier, Vermont

AWARDS and HONORS         

2006
New American Painting # 67 / Dec 2006

2005
New American Painting # 55 / 2004-05

2004
Best Of Show/ California Regional Juried Award Exhibition/ San Diego Art Institute

2003
Art Alliance Grant Recipient/ California State University, Fullerton
Best Of Show/ California Regional Juried Award Exhibition/ San Diego Art Institute
Best Of Show/ Contemporary Drawing 2003/ T.W. Wood Gallery
Honorable Mention/46th Annual International Awards Exhibition/ San Diego Art Institute
Best Of Show/ Second City Council International Exhibit

2002
Featured Artist/ Festival Di Ragazzi/ Salt Lake City, Utah

2001
Featured Artist/ Bellavia Street Painting Festival/ Valencia, CA

1999
Featured Artist/ A Feast For The Pallete Street Painting Festival/ Miami, FL

1997
Graduating Class Speaker/ Art Center College Of Design

1996
Honorable Mention/ Society Of Illustrators

1994
Full Tuition Scholarship/ Art Center College Of Design

BIBLIOGRAPHY                              

2006
New American Painting # 67 / Dec 2006
West Coast Gallery Guide Cover / June / July / Aug 2006
Art and Antiques / Robert Nesmith / Emerging Artist / May 2006

2005
Klein, Micheal / The Act Of Looking
New American Painting # 55 / 2004-05

2004
Lagerberg, Don / A Certain Discontent / Life Drawings , May 2004
Roche, Joanna / Recombinant Perfections / Life Drawings , May 2004
Schoenkopf, Rebecca / I Want to Be Americano / OC Weekly 2004

2003
Come to My Window/ San Diego Update / 2003
Kilduff, Paul/ Dogmatic Harlequins/ Berkeley Daily Planet / 2003

LECTURES

2010       Artist Talk/ El Paso Museum Of Art/ El Paso, TX                              

2008       Artist Talk/ LA Art Walk/ Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles, CA

2007       Artist Talk/ Gallery C/ Hermosa Beach, CA

2006       Artist Talk/ Irvine Valley College/ Irvine Valley, CA