Master of Fine Arts, University of California, San Diego

Bachelor of Arts, The Evergreen State College

Bauhaus Universitat Weimar Summer School: Urban Design, Architecture. Weimar, Germany

European Masters in Urbanism Semester: IUAV di Venezia. Venice, Italy

Study with Master Nangaka Ink Painter Tousui Tanaka, Tokyo, Japan

The Pont Aven School of Contemporary Art Semester Study. Pont Aven, France


2017 California Arts Council Grant: Parkeology. In Collaboration with San Diego Art Institute

2016 Project for Public Spaces: Parkeology. In Collaboration with Balboa Park Conservancy

        San Diego Foundation: Parkeology. In Collaboration with San Diego Art Institute

2015 California Arts Council Grant: Parkeology. In Collaboration with San Diego Art Institute

2014 University of Humanities Research Institute Grant: Storylines TJ/SD

2013 Urbanisms of Inclusion Fellowship, Parsons University and IUAV di Venezia

Bauhaus Universitat Weimar Strategic Partnerships Grant

2012 Center for Humanities Interdisciplinary Research Grant

2011 Elsewhere Museum Residency Grant

2010 Gallery See Beyond Residency Fellowship

Nominee: Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship

National Center for Creative Aging Symposium Grant

Pilchuck School of Glass Scholarship

2009 Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Research Fellowship.

School of the Art Institute of Chicago's Ox-Bow School of Art Fellowship


2017 NGBK. Berlin, Germany. Hijacking with Toy Guns

2016 Dutch Design Week, Eindhoven. Traders Talk: Parkeology

        San Diego Art Institute, San Diego CA. Solo Show: In Dust We Trust

        Museum of Man, San Diego CA. Facing Artifacts

2015 Biomuseo. Panama City, Panama. Panama Caribe, Replica Real

Global Committee, Brooklyn, NY. Eyes As Sieves

OKK: Organ Kritishcer Kunst. Berlin, Germany. NoExit:Postcard. 

Pacific Standard Time Place and Practice Symposium. Tijuana, MX + San Diego, CA. Storylines TJ/SD

Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, Panama City, Panama. Fluid States

University Art Gallery, La Jolla, CA. State Park

San Diego Art Institute, San Diego, CA. San Diego Keeps Her Promise: Balboa Park at 100

2014 Marian Bear Open Space Park, San Diego, CA. Parking Lot Park

Space4Art, San Diego, CA. Occupy Thirdspace

Emergent Art Space, Tijuana, MX. Cruzando Fronteras

Commonwealth and Council, Los Angeles, CA. Mux/Demux

2013 WoCA Gallery, Fort Worth, TX, (Inter)Connections

Experimental Drawing Studio, Structural and Materials Engineering Building, San Diego, CA. PLAQUE

2012 San Diego Contemporary Art Fair, San Diego, CA. FAIR IS FAIR

Honfleur Gallery, Washington DC. Visual Audio

Hirshhorn Museum Artlab+, Washington DC. Native Stars

Above the Bike Shop, Washington DC. KCDC Pop-Up Schoolhouse

2010 Gallery See Beyond, Tokyo, Japan. Ghost versus Heartin

Paragraph Gallery, Kansas City, MO. Smorgasbord

Hiromart Gallery, Tokyo, Japan. Okay, Here We Go

Reyes+Davies Gallery, Washington, D.C. Novel Abstractions

George Mason University Gallery Fairfax, VA. Call and Response

Tactile Bosch, Cardiff, Wales. Reduplicating the Real

2009 Ox-Bow Gallery, Saugatuck, MI. Pedestal vs. Stump

Button-Pedder Gallery Space, Saugatuck, MI. After All the Tragedies Are Over

Studio 4903, Washington D.C. December Exhibition

2008 CIAC (Centre International d’art Contemporain) Pont Aven, France. Kunst, Ya Know?

Western Washington University, Bellingham WA. Wunderkammer

2004 Studio Lavka, Brno Czech Republic. Fotografie


2017 Director: Parkeology. Balboa Park, San Diego

2016 Director: Parkeology. Balboa Park, San Diego

2015 NoExit: Anamnesia. OKK + Bauhaus Universitat Weimar, Berlin + Weimar, Germany

2014 Living Archives Conversation Series. University of California, San Diego Humanities Center

2013 Explosive Time Performance Series. Space4Art, San Diego, CA

2011 Co-Founder: Knowledge Commons DC Free School. Washington DC,      

2010 Co-Founder: Wunderkammer Artist Collective. The Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA


2015 San Diego Union Tribune: SDAI gets California Arts Council support

2014 Phaidon Press: Akadamie X. Selection from Chris Kraus' Kelly Lake Store

2012 Chris Kraus Kelly Lake Store from Summer of Hate, Reed College Companions Editions

Washingtonian Art Review: Visual Audio at Honfleur Gallery. January 30

San Diego City Beat. Nudists, Midgets, and Wild Indians: UCSD grad students to uncover Balboa Park’s Past. August 29

The Washington Post Visual Audio exhibit broadcasts Anacostia voices via online radio. January

2010 NHK BS-1, New York Wave, Tokyo Japan. August 9


2017 Queer Objects (Title forthcoming). Co-written with David Serlin, Duke University Press

2016 Museum Futures Volume II. Support by Pratt Institute. In collaboration with Christopher Lee
        Kennedy + Pablo von Frankenberg

Emergency Index Volume IV. Storylines TJ/SD

2015 Box of Books v.3, Curated by Darin Klein for L.A. Book Fair's Printed Matter

2012 Criss Crossing: Interdisciplinary Learning in and out of Institutional Space from
        Education in Action, Sixth College, UC San Diego

Museum Futures Volume I. Support by Elsewhere + University of California Center for Humanities. In collaboration with Christopher Lee Kennedy + Pablo von Frankenberg


2015 Domestic Performance Agency, Brooklyn NY

2012 Tower Arts Studio, Guemes Island, WA

Honfleur Gallery, Washington DC

2011 Elsewhere, Greensboro NC

Honfleur Gallery, Washington DC

2010 Gallery See Beyond, Tokyo Japan

2009 Ox-Bow School of Art, Saugatuck MI

2005 The Department of Safety, Anacortes, WA


2016 Local Revolutions, University of San Diego, California. Parkeology

2015 Hearing Landscape Critically, Harvard University, Boston, MA. Parking Lot Park

2014 Affective Habitus, Australian National Univeristy, Canberra, Australia. Parking Lot Park.

2013 LaborArttorium, Ludwig Maximilian Universitat, Munich, Germany. Museum Futures

2012 Education in Action. Sixth College, University of California, San Diego. Criss Crossing:          
        Interdisciplinary Learning in and out of Institutional Spaces

2008 Center for Innovative Experiential Learning (CIEL). Western Washington University.


2016 Visiting Professor: Bauhaus Universitat Weimar

         Lecturer: University of San Diego

2015 Visiting Professor: Bauhaus Universitat Weimar

Visiting Artist: Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

Visiting Critic: University of San Diego

Visiting Artist: New Children's Museum, San Diego, CA.

Teacher's Assistant: Re-Mix Culture. Sixth College, University of California, San Diego.

2014 Teacher's Assistant: Re-Thinking Citizenship, Housing and Property: Sixth College, UCSD

2013 Visiting Teaching Artist: Dublin Rubbings. Temple Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

Teacher's Assistant: Culture, Art and Technology. Sixth College, University of California, San Diego.

Visiting Lecturer: Graphite Rubbing Everyday Forensics. Los Altos Community College, California.

Visiting Teaching Artist: Wicking Gardens. Grades K-6. Alter Terra NonProfit, Tijuana Mexico

Teacher's Assistant: Performance Art. University of California, San Diego.

2012 Visiting Artist: Hirshhorn Museum Artlab+ Washington D.C.

Teacher's Assistant: 2-D Art. Visual Arts Department, University of California, San Diego.

Teacher’s Assistant: Structures of Art. Visual Arts Department, University of California, San Diego.

2011 Teaching Artist: Custom Piñatas. Adult courses. Old City Green, Washington, DC

Teaching Artist: Experimental Drawing. Adult Courses. Knowledge Commons DC, Washington, DC.

2010 Teaching Artist: Generating Ritual in the 21st Century. School of the Future, Brooklyn NY.

Visiting Artist: Exquisite Corpse: Surrealism and written and Visual Collage. College level Gallery See Beyond, Tokyo, Japan.

Teaching Artist: Sculpting with Bread. Youth and adult workshop. Elsewhere Museum, Greensboro N.C.

2009 Visiting Artist: Sculpting Memory. Iona Senior Services. Washington DC

2008 Teaching Artist: Everyday Sculpture. Centre d'art Contemporain. Adult Course. Carnac, France

Teacher’s Assistant: Introduction to Woodworking, Women’s Woodworking. The Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA.

2007 Teachers Assistant: Art in London. Grades 7-9. TASIS, Thorpe, England.

2002- Present. Teaching Artist: Sculpture, Performance, Painting.. After School District After School