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Photo by  Sterling Reed

Photo by Sterling Reed

 

Education


2013 Bachelors of Science - Art, University of Wisconsin - Madison

First Wave Scholarship, UW Office of Multicultural Arts Initiative


Selected Group Exhibitions


2017  

Token Wall Space, Graffiti group show, C.A.C.t.T.U.S., Long Beach, CA

BirdUp! Artist Series, Squeeze Art Collective, Long Beach, CA

Sign Here, Public Beer and Wine, Long Beach, CA

Painting Harmonics, Midnight Gallery, Long Beach, CA

Gin and Juice, Roxanne's, Long Beach, CA

Blake Carpenter Push Part Premiere, Nike SB, Headquarters on 4th, Long Beach, CA

Cashmein Longbeach Howbowdat, From the Moon, Long Beach, CA

Art Realm, Hellada Gallery, Long Beach, CA

Welcome to The Neighborhood, 100 State, Madison, WI

Soundtrack to our Lives III, Samba Brazilian Grill, Madison, WI

2016

Soundtrack to our Lives II, Samba Brazilian Grill, Madison, WI

Another 1, Motor City Cafe, Las Vegas, NV

Inspiritment Series, Art Share L.A., Los Angeles, CA

PBR Art Show, Roxanne’s, Long Beach, CA

Dia de los Verdes, The Growing Experience Urban Farm, Long Beach, CA

Live From the Gutter: Presented by Casket Cult, Ashley’s Bar, Long Beach, CA

2015

Hobo Art Show, LA Trade Tech Sign Graphics, Headquarters on 4th, Long Beach, CA

Dia de los Verdes, The Growing Experience Urban Farm, Long Beach, CA

King of 4th Street: Graffiti Battle, TOP SEKOMS: Skate shop, Long Beach, CA

Art Wars, VCR Gallery, Long Beach, CA

Beach Streets Village Festival, Houghton Park, Long Beach, CA

Green Prize Festival, Cesar E. Chavez Park, Long Beach, CA

Ecolution, MADE on Pine, Long Beach, CA

Natural Output: Pow Wow! School of Music, Public Beer Wine Shop, Long Beach, CA

On The Map, The Wahl Street Art Supply, Long Beach, CA

2014

A to Z: Letterhead Art Show, The Wahl Street Art Supply, Long Beach, CA

Party on Pine, The MADhaus, Long Beach, CA

Long Beach Summer III, Stone Rose Gallery, Long Beach, CA

Walls: an ARt Walk, Downtown Long Beach, Long Beach, CA

Dia de los Verdes, The Growing Experience Urban Farm, Long Beach, CA

RIP BATLE Benefit Show, Original Mike’s, Santa Ana, CA

2013

Connections, Bright Red Studios, Madison, WI

Hundred$, 100 State, Madison, WI

Fall Exhibition, Fred Stonehouse’s 7th Floor Gallery, Madison, WI


Selected Murals


2017

C.A.C.t.T.U.S Garden, Art in Bixby Park, Long Beach, CA

SOCAL, Headquarters on 4th, Long Beach, CA

The Allery, Bixby Knolls Business Improvement Association, Long Beach, CA

Collaboration with Nelson Magdaleno, Hops and Vines Market, Long Beach, CA

Cambodia Town Mural Project, Assistant to Jason Keam, Long Beach, CA

2016

Collaborative wheat paste and stencil wall, 7575 Melrose, Los Angeles, CA

Black Books and Rhyme Books, BEIRDOH, Lincoln Heights, CA

“Hair Like Water,” (Music Video) Tommy Genesis feat Abra, San Pedro, CA

Entrance shipping container, Growing Gardens Urban Experience Farm, Long Beach, CA

Per-zine Reading II, Long Beach Zine Fest, Long Beach, CA

Entrance to Beach Streets Festival, Assistant to The Draculas, Long Beach, CA

Graphaids Art Supply, Assistant to Bron Theron, Long Beach, CA

Millworks at the Packard- Assistant to SPARC, Long Beach, CA

2015

Guinness World Record: glow in the dark mural, Dance + Run 5K, Long Beach, CA

Frida Kahlo, La Frida Mexican Cuisine, Long Beach, CA

Alboni Temple, Pow Wow Long Beach, Assistant to CRYPTIK, Long Beach, CA

2014

Back patio murals, Jerry’s Breakfast Place, Long Beach, CA

Stay Gold Garage, Downey, CA

2011  

Kilroy Art in the Park: hosted by YNOT aka ELMO, Vilas Park, Madison, WI


ONE-MAN EXHIBITIONS


2017  

Where you from/ Where you @?, The Allery, Long Beach, CA

Last Sunday Art Walk, Headquarters on 4th, Long Beach, CA

2016  

YA MARBLELOUS!, VCR Gallery, Long Beach, CA

2015  

Stenciled Works, The Wahl Street Art Supply, Long Beach, CA

2014  

Bad Habit Grip Tape, TOP SEKOMS: Skate Shop, Long Beach, CA


Selected Special Projects


2018

Artist workshop, First Wave Annual Retreat, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin

2016

T’MON, “False Credence,” Album artwork, Long Beach, CA

2015

Feature at The Definitive Soap Box-  September, Long Beach, CA

Headquarters on 4th (Book), Long Beach Zine Fest

2014

Mike Critelli’s Cavern of Whimsy, The Complex Theater, Los Angeles, CA

2013

Feature at Young Chicago Authors- WordPlay

Feature at University of Wisconsin – Madison- Just Bust

Line Breaks Festival- University of Wisconsin – Madison

Re Racked Rum Roll Ups (Book), First Wave, University of Wisconsin – Madison

2011

College Unions Poetry Slam Invitationals, Ann Arbor, MI

2010

Rustbelt Poetry Festival, Madison, WI

Austin Poetry Slam, Austin TX

M.E.Ch.A National Conference, Seattle, WA

School of the Americas Protest, Fort Benning, GA

2009

Brave New Voices, Chicago, IL

Line Breaks Festival- University of Wisconsin – Madison

Louder Than A Bomb, Chicago, IL

Left Hand (Book), Young Chicago Authors, Saturday Writing Workshop

2008

Feature on Chance the Rapper’s “This is how it’s done” Chicago, IL

2005

World Youth Festival XVI, Caracas, Venezuela


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