Biography

Born in Los Angeles, CA.  Lives in San Francisco, CA.

Select Exhibitions:

  • 2016
    ARTifact, Darkroom Gallery, Essex Jct., VT
  • 2015
    The No Mountain Show, Martyr Sauce Gallery, Seattle WA (curator)
  • 2014
    Presence and Absence, Threshold Gallery at Mithun, Seattle WA (solo show)
    This show is supported, in part, by an award from 4Culture
  • 2013
    e·mer·gence, LightBox Photographic, Astoria, OR
    The Dark of the Night, PhotoHaus Gallery, Vancouver, BC
  • 2012
    Heavy Metal, LightBox Photographic, Astoria, OR
    Curious Camera Event, ArtsEye Gallery, Tucson, AZ (Honorable Mention)
  • 2011
    Holga Juried Exhibition, Calumet, San Francisco, CA
  • 2008
    Show Off Exhibit, Julia Dean Gallery, Venice, CA
  • 2006
    Paris: Presence into Void, Alliance Francaise de Washington, DC (solo show)
    All Arlington Salon, Ellipse Arts Center, Arlington VA
  • 2005
    Arlington Adult Community Education Center, Arlington VA
  • 2004
    Representing Ireland, Gallery of Photography, Dublin Ireland
    Croagh Patrick Photographic Exhibition, Westport, Co. Mayo Ireland

Residencies and Awards:

  • 2016
    Takt Berlin Artist Residency – October
  • 2014
    4Culture – King County Public Art Projects: Individuals Award
  • 2012
    ‘Altered Images,’ Prix de la Photographie Paris (Px3), Honorable Mention
  • 2010
    International Photography Awards, Honorable Mention
  • 2009
    International Photography Awards, Honorable Mention

Bibliography:

Optiko 2 Analogue Photography Zine
Michael Durand, Representing Ireland exhibition catalogue

Education:

  • University of California, Berkeley (BA, History of Art)
  • Otis/Parsons College of Art & Design, Los Angeles (Summers)
  • University of Chicago (MA, Humanities – History of Art/Film)