Museum Exhibitions & Gallery Shows
2019 “Facial Recognition” group show, Ren Gallery, Los Angeles
2018 "De-Constructing Desire" solo show at Ren Gallery, Los Angeles
2017 "Harry B. Chandler: Autopia" (Solo) Peterson Auto Museum, Los Angeles
2015 "Sex, Lies and Videotape: Selected Works" (Group) Angel City Gallery, Los Angeles
2014 "Autopia" (Tandem Solo) Temporary Contemporary Gallery, Sacramento
2009 "Dreamers in Dream City" (Solo) Autry Museum, Los Angeles
2009 "Group Show" (Group) Gallery 825, Los Angeles
2008 "The Dreamers: Inspirational Stories of Southern California" (Solo) The California Museum, Sacramento
My recent work focuses on series in different media, exploring various themes that percolate in my personal life. My MashUp, Water’s Edge and Autopia paintings combine photography and digital drawing with acrylic painting to explore iconic California imagery. My De-Constructing Desire series uses sculpture, video, photography and painting to probe gender politics, the dialogues of desire, subjugation of women and images of the masculine and feminine. My Imagined Lives series uses video and digital effects to deal with magic realism and relationships.
I graduated from Stanford University and attended UCLA Graduate School of Film and Television. Prior to my career as an artist, I worked as a television executive (Spotlight, Showtime, CBS, Hearst Entertainment) and as an independent film producer, producing eight television films. After leaving the entertainment business, I was an executive in new business development for the Los Angeles Times and Overture (now Yahoo Search Services).
My civic projects include Board chairman of River LA, and working on several downtown revitalization projects. I am a collector of Los Angeles-based artists, a founding contributor to Los Angeles MOCA, a former member of the Getty Museum Photo Council and LACMA LENS.