About

I’m a painter, draftsman, printmaker, muralist, writer, performer, and comedian. I’ve shown in New York, Los Angeles, Beijing, Miami, and North Adams, amongst other locales. With my wife, artist and illustrator Claire Fox, I operated Avalon Seafood Gallery and Grass Gallery in North Adams, MA. We currently reside in Los Angeles with our cats, Finster and Peanut.

Here’s a list of selected shows I’ve been in:

  • 2016    Art Project Los Angeles, APLA Benefit Auction, Los Angeles, CA
  • 2016    Happy Land, TlayudaLA, Hollywood, CA
  • 2015    Ward 13, Evil Twin Studios, South Pasadena, CA
  • 2015    Chaos Theory, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA
  • 2014    Winter Paintings, Images Cinema, Williamstown, MA
  • 2013    He Shun County Arts Festival, Xu Cun, Shanxi, China
  • 2013    Masters in Cardboard, MCLA Gallery 51, North Adams, MA
  • 2013    At Home in the Berkshires, Onota Building, Pittsfield, MA
  • 2013    100 Hours in the Woodshed IV, MCLA Gallery 51, North Adams, MA
  • 2012    99 Cents and Up, MCLA Gallery 51, North Adams, MA
  • 2012    Dream Home, Citizens Hall Gallery, Stockbridge, MA
  • 2012    Imagining North Adams, Gallery 107, North Adams, MA
  • 2012    The Phylogeny Project: North Adams School?, Branch Gallery, North Adams, MA
  • 2012    Red Gate Open Studios, Red Gate Bei Gao, Beijing, China
  • 2012    Letterpress Marathon, PRESS Gallery, North Adams, MA
  • 2011    99 Cents and Up, MCLA Gallery 51, North Adams, MA
  • 2011    End of an Empire, Grass Gallery, North Adams, MA
  • 2011    100 Hours in the Woodshed III, MCLA Gallery 51, North Adams, MA
  • 2010    99 Cents and Up, MCLA Gallery 51, North Adams, MA
  • 2010    Art @ City Hall, North Adams City Hall, North Adams, MA
  • 2010    State of the Union, Avalon Seafood Gallery, North Adams, MA
  • 2009    The Davis Art Foundation, Avalon Seafood Gallery, North Adams, MA
  • 2009    two actors, ten painters, Eclipse Mill Gallery, North Adams, MA
  • 2007    Real, Imagined, Sixteen to One Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  • 2007    strata ii, [seven-degrees], Laguna Beach, CA
  • 2007    strata, Sotheby’s, Beverly Hills, CA
  • 2005    Currents, Bonhams & Butterfield, Los Angeles, CA

Here’s a list of selected shows I’ve organized, curated, etc:

  • 2014    DownStreet Art, North Adams, MA
  • 2013    Fountain Art Fair, Davis Art Projects booth, New York, NY
  • Featuring Andrew Davis, Claire Fox, Wayne Hopkins, Erin Ko, Anne Roecklein, Diane Sullivan, and Cathy Wysocki
  • 2012    Fountain Art Fair, Davis Art Projects booth, Miami, FL
  • Featuring ASARO, Andrew Davis, Claire Fox, Ian George, Wayne Hopkins, Erin Ko, Jason Lockyer, Anne Roecklein, Diane Sullivan, and Cathy Wysocki
  • 2012    This Blue Marble: The Universe of Josh Simpson, Gallery 51, North Adams, MA
  • 2012    The Phylogeny Project: North Adams School?, Branch Gallery, North Adams, MA
  • 2012    Letterpress Marathon, PRESS Gallery, North Adams, MA (with Melanie Mowinski)
  • 2011    Art of Dissent, Grass Gallery, North Adams, MA (with Ann Scott)
  • 2011    The Little People from Here, Grass Gallery, North Adams, MA (with Claire Fox)
  • 2011    End of an Empire, Grass Gallery, North Adams, MA (with Richard Rand)
  • 2010    Avalon Seafood Gallery, North Adams, MA: an artist-run space featuring four politically-themed shows, running four consecutive months throughout the Summer art season
  • 2009    Avalon Seafood Gallery, North Adams, MA: an artist-run space featuring solo exhibitions by Ian George, Bryan Heggie, Jason Lockyer, Claire Fox, and Veronica Tyson-Strait, as well as “The Davis Art Foundation” installation
  • 2007    strata ii, [seven-degrees], Laguna Beach, CA
  • 2007    strata, Sotheby’s, Beverly Hills, CA
  • 2005    Currents, Bonhams & Butterfield, Los Angeles, CA

Here’s a list of selected residencies and honors I’ve received:

  • 2013    He Shun County Arts Festival, Shan Xi, China artist in residence
  • 2012    Citizens’ Hall Residency, IS183, Pittsfield, MA collaboration with Claire Fox
  • 2012    Red Gate, Beijing, China artist in residence
  • 2011    Bascom Lodge, North Adams, MA artist in residence
  • 1999    Dorland Mountain Arts Colony, Temecula, CA artist in residence
  • 1997    BFA Painting School of Visual Arts, New York, NY