October 9 – November 20, 2016
San Francisco, CA
My video Three Feet Above Earth will be on view in Surface Tension, an exhibition at Peephole Cinema’s San Francisco site, curated by Victoria Scott. Open 24/7, 280 Orange Alley (off Valencia + 26th) MAP
Musician Chuck Johnson has commissioned a film from me, alongside artists Mariel Jackobsons and Paul Clipson, to accompany his upcoming album release this coming May.
San Francisco, CA
It’s an exciting honor to announce my nomination for the prestigious Eureka Fellowship, courtesy The Fleishhaker Foundation.
2016, Finalist; 2017, nominee
Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship
The Smithsonian Institution
I was advanced to the finals again this year for a Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship. I plan to collaborate with my nominator, Douglas Herman, Senior Geographer at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of the American Indian, as well as conduct research with theoretical cosmologist Daniel Eisenstein and particle physicist John Huth at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics.
Sept. 10, 2016
6th Ann. San Francisco Cinematheque Art Auction + Benefit
Kadist Art Foundation
As San Francisco Cinematheque’s Board Vice President, I’m proud to announce its Sixth Annual Art Auction and Benefit. Come bid on my work and over 50 international, national, and regional artists in support of Cinematheque’s 56th year.
During this one-month residency at Pro Arts, I’ll prepare site-specific work for my solo exhibition, opening there on July 7.
April 6 – 9, 2016
47th UND Writers Conference: The Art of Science
University of North Dakota
Grand Forks, ND
In two panels with theoretical physicist Brian Greene, and one with science fiction giant Kim Stanley Robinson, I discussed the nature of reality, cosmology, the multi-verse, neurology, consciousness, and the intersection of art + science at the UNDWC. Utah’s poet laureate Katherine Coles and ER physician and author Frank Huyler were also included. Video and full transcripts of these, and my talk on my work and practice, are on the UND Chester Fritz Library site. I also presented at the School of Art + Design.
April 6 – May 29, 2016
The Glass System
North Dakota Museum of Art
My solo exhibition at the NDMOA opened during the 47th UND Writers Conference: The Art of Science and runs through the month of May. The Glass System is a body of work experiments with glass, video, neodymium magnets, plexiglass, and projected light, describing concepts about time and multi-dimensional reality that emerge from my research in Java and from theoretical physics.
Sept. 19 – 29, 2016
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
This September at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, I will be talking with theoretical cosmologist Dr. Daniel Eisenstein and his colleagues– experts in exoplanets, black holes, particle physics– as a resident researcher.
Sept. 26, 2016
Mobius / Boston Cyberarts
For Mobius’ Reports from Afield program, in collaboration with Boston Cyberarts, I will give a talk on my practice and my work at Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics.