Category Archives: News

December, 2013
The David Bermant Foundation: Color, Light, Motion
University of California at Los Angeles

A generous grant from The David Bermant Foundation, in support of The Beginning Was The End. The Foundation is “devoted to fostering the efforts of artists working with non- traditional materials, including physical sources of energy, light and sound, which are used in works that question and extend the boundaries of the visual arts.”

October, 2013
2 x 2 Solos
Pro Arts Gallery
Oakland, CA

Nomination for 2 x 2 Solos, a commissioning and exhibition series of work by accomplished emerging artists.

September, 2013
Finalist: The Present Prize
The Present Group
San Francisco, CA

Award granted to Bay Area artists with a research-based practice.

Winter, 2014
Advanced Sound Design
Art Institute of California
San Francisco, CA

I will be a visiting artist in Kadet Kuhne‘s Advanced Sound Design class this winter.

Spring, 2013
Djerassi – Leonardo : Scientific Delirium Madness selection committee
Djerassi Resident Artist Program
Woodside, CA

I was approached by Djerassi – Leonardo to join a selection committee for their new art / science residency, along with luminaries like string theorist Brian Greene. Out of over 200 nominees and applicants to this program, two of my top shelf recommendations were accepted: Andreas Siagian and Budi Prakosa of Lifepatch.

July 12 – August 17, 2013
Electronic Pacific

SOMArts Cultural Center
San Francisco, CA

Experimental videos and prints feature in a multimedia exhibition exploring language and transpacific issues, alongside work by Ai Weiwei.

2013 San Francisco Artist Award Nominee
Gallery Wendi Norris
San Francisco, CA

Nomination for a generous eight-week exhibition in San Francisco, 2014.

2013 Individual Artist Commission Grantee
San Francisco Arts Commission
San Francisco, CA

Individual Artist Commission Grant to realize and mount The Beginning Was The End in San Francisco.

May 23 – 26, 2013
Cultural Studies Association Conference 2013
Columbia College
Chicago, IL

Presentation of The Beginning Was The End as a model of cross-disciplinary and cross-cultural research practice in the Environment, Space, and Place Division, chaired by Douglas Herman, Senior Geographer at the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian.

April 27, 2013
Night Light

SOMArts Cultural Center
San Francisco, CA

Palindrome will feature in SOMArts’ annual multimedia exhibition.

April 20, 2013
Other Cinema
922 Valencia Street
San Francisco, CA

Signal Mountain, a new single-channel video made in collaboration with Jim Haynes and based on our recent performance at SFMOMA, will have its worldwide premiere.

March 23, 2013

Southern Exposure
San Francisco, CA

A piece from my Shadowbox Series features in Southern Exposure’s Annual Fundraiser + Art Auction, PARADE, which features a Live and Silent Art Auction.

February 2, 2013

Rumah Seni Cemeti – Cemeti Art House
Yogyakarta, Indonesia

A single-channel video (in collaboration with Jim Haynes) and diagrams from The Beginning Was The End feature in Cemeti’s 25th anniversary celebration.