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April 1 – 28, 2018
Artist Residency
Santa Barbara Center for Art, Science + Technology

I’ll be an artist in residence at SBCAST, in Santa Barbara, CA. I’m working toward connecting with scientists at UC Santa Barbara’s Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics, to further my research with astrophysicists and how they see.

November 2-4, 2017
The Hanging Gardens
Oakland, CA

I’ll be doing a live video/glass performance alongside Voodoo Dolly, afro-futurist Siouxsie and the Banshees tribute band, for the upcoming West Coast Women’s Darkwave Festival. All female + trans-led bands, DJs, vendors, sound engineers, light techs, and visuals artists.

February 22-25, 2018
Fort Mason Center
San Francisco, CA

Eye On The Sparrow screens in the exhibition The Channel of Democracy: Womanhood, Power + Freedom in Video Art for PHOTOFAIRS | SF

June 2017
Studio Lab Residency
Pro Arts Gallery
Oakland, CA

During a one-month residency at Pro Arts, I’ll prepare site-specific work for my solo exhibition there, which opens July 6 and runs through August 4.

August 4, 2017
Closing Reception
Pro Arts Gallery
Oakland, CA

The Beginning Was The End and New Work come to a close on this First Friday. Last chance to visit the work: 6 – 8pm.

July 23, 2017
Artist Talk
Pro Arts Gallery
Oakland, CA

At 2pm, My talk at 2pm will focus on the themes and issues informing The Beginning Was The End and New Work: different ways of orientating oneself in reality; and the interrelatedness of human knowledge, natural systems, and spirituality endemic to Javanese cosmology that I researched as a Fulbright Scholar in Indonesia.

July 13, 2017
Artist Talk
Bullseye Glass Co.
Emeryville, CA

At 6pm, I’ll give a talk on my residency this spring. Much of the kilnformed work I completed there currently features in New Work at Pro Arts, including new videosculpture, and a single-channel video shot entirely with the glass and lenses I was creating.

July 13, 2017
KALX
UC Berkeley

Gregory Scharpen (irr. app. (ext.), Thomas Carnacki) interviews me about my work in glass, videosculpture, magnets, water, and lichen in my solo exhibition at Pro Arts, The Beginning Was The End – New Work.

July 7 – August 4, 2017
Solo Exhibition
Pro Arts Gallery
Oakland, CA

My solo exhibition, The Beginning Was The End / New Work, was commissioned by Pro Arts and features videosculpture, diagrams, single-channel video, and new work using glass, mirrors, steel, water, lichen, and light.

June 17, 2017
Land and Sea
Oakland, CA

My latest video, Eye On The Sparrow— featuring sculptural lenses created during my residency at Bullseye Glass Co.– will premiere at Land and Sea. Sound artist Chuck Johnson commissioned this work, alongside artists Marielle Jackobsons and Paul Clipson, for his new LP, Balsams.

February 12, 2017
Fired! | 100 Days Action
Shapeshifters Cinema
Oakland, CA

100 Days Action, a counternarrative to Trump’s 100 Day Plan, is a call to thinkers, artists, and writers. Fired! will include two videos from my January Neurodivergent Media program at Shapeshifters Cinema. For my collaborators, Justin Enteman and Patrick McGee, these programs mark the first times their works have been shown in public.

January 8, 2017
Shapeshifters Cinema
Oakland, CA

Neurodivergent Media showcases polished results and ongoing experiments in media art by adults and teens who DIVERGE neurologically, like those on the autism spectrum. I’ll walk you through this heightened mode of perception, Empathic Pedagogy, and reveal how all of us are neurodivergent.