b. 1959
lives and works in San Francisco, California

selected exhibitions

2016
Digital Nature, Los Angeles County Arboretum, Los Angeles, CA

2014
Dead Letter, FIELD Contemporary, Vancouver, British Columbia (solo)
Paint It Black, Studio 110 Projects, Sausalito, CA
Reconnaissance, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA

2013
As Here Is To There, Savernack Street Gallery, San Francisco, CA

 2012
The History of the Sea, Hatch Gallery, Oakland, CA (solo)
Axis Gallery, Sacramento, CA
Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato, CA
San Francisco Art Institute MFA Thesis Exhibition, the Phoenix Hotel, San Francisco, CA
Matter! de Young Museum, San Francisco, CA
Marginalia, Rebound Books, San Rafael, CA
Do Not Look, Do Not Think, Do Not Read, Do Not See, Do Not Relate, Do Not Love, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA (installation + performance)

2011
The Presence of Absence, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Proof, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA
What Remains, Swell Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Midpoint, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Mondo Tondo, Swell Gallery, San Francisco, CA
(un)set, Swell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

selected awards/grants/residencies

2014
Headlands Center for the Arts, Affiliate Artist2014-2015
Vermont Studio Center, Artist in Residence, Johnson, VT

2013
I-Park, Artist in Residence, East Haddam, CT

2012
Dennis Patrick Gallagher Award for Excellence in Ceramic Sculpture
Headlands Center for the Arts Graduate Fellowship Nominee
San Francisco Art Institute MA Faculty sculpture commission

selected publications/press

Metcalfe, John. "This Gallery Is Only Visible Through a Peephole." The Atlantic: Cities (August 16, 2013)

San Francisco Art Institute catalog, cover (Summer 2013)

Bigman, Alex. “Domains of the Sea.” East Bay Express (December 12, 2012)

Do Not Look, Do Not Think, Do Not Read, Do Not See, Do Not Relate, Do Not Love, San Francisco Art Institute Trandisciplinary Media Salon, Online Catalog (February 2012)

MFA/MA: Art + Ideas, Graduate Exhibition Catalog, San Francisco Art Institute (May 2012)

education

2012     MFA, Sculpture, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA
1985     JD, Seattle University School of Law, Seattle, WA
1982     BA, Studio Art and Art History, University of Washington, Seattle, WA