Biography

EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

 

2009        California Institute of the Arts (CalArts), Valencia, CA – Bachelor of Fine Art 

1996        Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden – Bachelor of Science in Finance

1995        University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA – 1-year Exchange Program

 

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

 

Solo Exhibitions:

2017   Arbor Vitae – Biola University, Los Angeles, CA

2015   Homeland – Edward Cella Art +Architecture, Los Angeles, CA

2013   Filtered Light – Ignition, Inc., Los Angeles, CA    

          Take 5: Series 2 – AndrewShire Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2012   Slab7 – Art Miami, Miami, FL

           Filtered Light – Royale Projects, Palm Springs, CA

2009   Nature of Reality – David DeSanctis Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

           SHAME: Confessions of a Craftsman – CalArts, Valencia, CA

2007   Reductions – CalArts, Valencia, CA

 

Group Exhibitions:

2016   Destination Los Angeles, end point Berlin – Berlin Art Projects, Berlin, Germany

           Under The Spell – Frank Taal Gallery, Rotterdam, Netherlands

           Summer Show – Winsor Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

           Woven – Sturt Haaga Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

           Go Big or Go Home – Brand Library & Art Center, Glendale, CA

2015   Touch – El Segundo Museum of Art (ESMoA), El Segundo, CA

           Primo Lane – Outpost Projects, Joshua Tree, CA

2013   Nature of Abstraction – Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA

           Nature Revisited – Read Contemporary, Dallas, TX

           Freeway Studies #1: This Side of the 405 – Ben Maltz Gallery (Otis), Los Angeles, CA

2012   Landscape & Architecture – Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, CA

           BUY Art – Royale Projects, Palm Springs, CA

           Constructing Fantasy: Sculpture from Los Angeles - Beacon Arts Gallery, Los Angeles

2011   I don’t know where but she sends me there – Royale Projects, Indian Wells, CA

           Hanging Gardens – Beacon Arts Gallery, Inglewood, CA

2007   May Not Be Suitable for All Audiences – Upstairs Gallery, Los Angeles

           Fire – Upstairs At The Market Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2006   Water – Anthony Next Studio, Los Angeles, CA

 

PUBLIC ART PROJECTS

2017   Buckyball – Agencys, Santa Monica, CA

           Metal Chair – Agencys, Santa Monica, CA

           Metal Tree – Agencys, Santa Monica, CA

2015   Reclaimed Douglas Fir – Los Angeles International Airport, Los Angeles, CA

2014   Filtered Light – Wildwood High School, Los Angeles, CA

2013   Latticework – DWNTWN Miami Art Days 2013, Miami, FL

 

PUBLIC SPEAKING

 

2015   CalState Fullerton, Fullerton, CA

           Wildwood High School, Los Angeles, CA

 

 

PRESS AND PUBLICATIONS

 

2017    Architectural Digest: Italy

2016    LAX Magazine: Douglas Fir Reclaimed

2016    Art ltd.: 2015 Top-10 Art Exhibitions

2015    The Art Minion: Review of Homeland exhibition

2014    OC Register: Beach City Modern

2013    miami.com: DWNTWN Art Days Returns

2013    Merrily & Keane: This Side of the 405

2013    ArtTalk with Edward Goldman: This Side of the 405

2013    New York Times: Arts Bloom in Inglewood

2011    Argot & Ochre: Interview with Pontus Willfors