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education

1996     DNSAP /MFA   Ecole nationale supérieure des Beaux Arts, Paris

exhibitions

2010    Everything to Declare, Upstairs Art Gallery, Arcata California
2008    Bucket of Dawn, installation, Free Sheep Foundation, Seattle /curated by DK Pan
2006    Tenten Drawings, Kyo Ryu Kan,  Kyoto, Japan

2004    F.E.A.T.H.E.R. Branes, installation, Intimate Stage, Seattle
2003    Surreal Estate, Dark Horse Books, Victoria BC
2002    Pinturas de Ojos Fertiles, Alianza Franco-Mexicana, Oaxaca, Mexico
2002    The Beautiful and the Beat, Instituto de Arte Gráfica de Oaxaca
2001    Effervescence, Le Centre Culturel Francophone, Vancouver, BC
1998    Peintures Récentes,  Le Centre Culturel Francophone, Vancouver

group exhibitions

2016     Las Llaves del Deseo, Museo Municipal de Cartago, Costa Rica; and Biblioteca Nacional, San José, Costa Rica
/cur. Amirah Gazel + Alfonso Peña

2014     La chasse à l’objet du désir, Galerie L’Espace
/Liaison Surréaliste à Montréal.  Catalogue

2012     Surrealism 2012: Toward the World of the Fifth Sun, Goggleworks, Reading PA
/cur. Joseph Jablonski

2012    Survival Kit, Synapsis, Eureka CA /cur. Leslie Howabouten

2009    El Umbral Secreto, Museo de la solidaridad Salvador Allende, Santiago de Chile
/cur. Enrique de Santiago

2009    Illuminações Descontìnuas, convento S. Jose, Lagoa Portugal
/cur. Miguel de Carvalho.  Catalogue

2009    Beyond the Outer Banks, 5ive&40rty Gallery, Winston Salem NC
/cur. Peggy O’Donnell + David Williams

2009    A Voz dos Espelhos, Surrealismo Actual, Galeria Arturo Bual, Amadora, Portugal
/cur. M. de Carvalho.  Catalogue

2008    O Reverso dô Olhar, Surrealismo Actual, Casa da Cultura, Coimbra, Portugal
/cur. M. de Carvalho.  Catalogue

2007     Selections from The Diane and Sandy Besser Collection,
De Young Museum, San Francisco
/cur. Karin Breuer + Timothy  Anglin Burgard.    Catalogue

2007    Altars and Tabletops, 108, Seattle /cur. Daniel Michael Viox

2006    City Bitch and Travel, Salon Centro Projects, Mexico City
/cur. Katya Gardea Browne

2006    Tomorrow’s Drawing Today, Carroll Turner Gallery, Santa Fe N.M.
/cur. Sandy Besser

2006    Drawing Discoveries, St Petersburg Arts Center, Florida
/cur. Sandy Besser

2005    Boys Meet Girls, Salon Centro, Mexico City /cur. Katya Gardea Browne

2005    LINESCAPE, Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle

2005    Installation, 108,  Seattle /cur. Daniel Michael Viox

2004    Feria al Maiz  Malinalco, Mexico

2004    Elective Affinities, Art in Nature festival, Camp Long, Seattle, with John Pai

2004    Seattle Erotic Art Festival, Consolidated Works, Seattle

2004    Rabbits & Robots, SAW Gallery, Seattle /cur. Kristine Evans

2004    Seattle City Collects, new acquisitions to Seattle’s Portable Works Collection

2003    + (1), Luscious, Seattle /cur. DK Pan

2002    Surrealism Here And Now!, Heartland Gallery, Chicago
/cur. Franklin and Penelope Rosemont

2001    Possible Showers, Granville Island, Vancouver
/cur. Andrew Luketic + Alannah Newsmall

1999    Patricia Cameron Gallery, Seattle

1998    L’Art et le Papier III, Jean-Claude Bergeron Gallery, Ottawa.  Catalogue

1997    Fran Willis Gallery, Victoria, BC

1996    Dessin/Drawing,  Kyoto Art University, Kyoto, Japan.  Catalogue

1994    Totems Without Taboos: The Cadavre Exquis Lives, Black Swan Gallery,
Chicago
/cur. Franklin+ Penelope Rosemont

more projects + collaborations

2016     Lost Wilds, an inquiry into shifting relations between wilderness, body, and society, Synapsis, Eureka /cur. Leslie Castellano

2008    Bucket of Dawn, installation, Free Sheep Foundation, Seattle /cur. DK Pan

2007    The Motel Project  (www.motelmotelmotel.com)
Slippage Drawing, installation in Motel # 1, the Bridge Motel, Seattle. /cur. DK Pan
BCNH-Scroll,  in Motel #2, Seattle. /cur. Mike Min, the Seattle School

2003-2007   Crosspollination. collaborative drawing, butoh, performance,video project
with P.A.N.    Seattle, South Korea, Japan.

2005    Deer Dust, sound work with Monte Merrick, in Aqua Art Sound Broadcast by Susan Robb, Aqua Art Miami

2005    Rorschach Translation, collaboration with The Seattle School, Consolidated Works, Seattle

2005    Three Free Beets, performance with P.A.N., Gallery 1412, Seattle

2004    Between a Dream and Family, performance in  “My Mother My Father” by DK Pan,
SOIL Gallery, Seattle

1991-2003 collaboration on projects of visual poetry with Ted Joans

selected  publications

2016     Seasonal snapshot, “Raven’s Tools”, in Humboldt Insider magazine, Summer-Fall 2016 Vol III No. 1

2013     Maillot d’Hécatombes pour Jeanne d’Arcula, précédé de Vestibule d’éternité. poetry Guy Girard, drawings Laura Corsiglia. Editions Sonámbula, Montréal.

2008    “the Oystercatcher”, issue #5  ed. by Ron Sakolsky, Inner Island, Canada (drawings)

2008    “Cosco Busan-Surf Scoter”, drawing + text, in “Fifth Estate” vol.43 no.1––Detroit

2005    History Against Misery, David Roediger, ––Charles H Kerr publications, Chicago (drawings)

2004    “Deer Dust”, text + drawings, in the Fulcrum #5, ed. Monte Merrick, Seattle

2002    “Surrounding Area”, in Surrealist Subversions, ed. Ron Sakolsky ––Autonomedia, New York

2001    OUR THANG:  Selected Poems & Drawings, Ted Joans + Laura Corsiglia
––Ekstasis Editions, Victoria BC

2000    “A Fearful Symmetry: The Enigma Of Marie Wilson” text in  Daedalic Isomorphs
––Hellenic American Union, Athens, Greece

2000    Grrrrrr:  An Anthology of Bear Poems  ed. CB Follett ––Arctos Press, Sausalito CA (drawings)

1999    WOW, Poems by Ted Joans ––Quicksilver Press, Muckilteo WA (drawings)

1998    Race Traitor, “Surrealist Issue”  ed. F. Rosemont, ––Cambridge, Mass (drawings)

1997    Seattle Review, vol.XIX No. 2, U. of Washington ––Seattle (drawings)

awards / grants

2015   Victor Thomas Jacoby Award, Humboldt Area Foundation; for project Drawing in the shape of a book

2004   Emerging Artist Award, Seattle office of Arts & Culture

2006    Dokkebi Award, South Korea. Chuncheon International MIME Festival
(for project Crosspollination with P.A.N.)

1995     Bourse Maurice-Colin Lefranc, French ministry of culture study grant,
to University of British Columbia, Vancouver.

selected collections

Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, De Young Museum
City of Seattle Portable Works Collection
Casa da Cultura, Coimbra, Portugal
TELESAT Canada, Ottawa

 

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