[ Solo Exhibitions | Group Exhibitions | Bibliography ]

BORN: 1956, Madrid Spain
RESIDES: Los Angeles, California
EDUCATION: Claremont Graduate School, MFA, 1991
California Polytechnic State University, B of Arch, 1985

Solo Exhibitions

Chac-Mool Gallery, Los Angeles, California

Tomio Koyama, Tokyo, Japan
Steendrukkerij Amsterdam, B.V., Holland
“Hearts and Minds”, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, California
Barbara Farber/ Rob Jurka Gallery, Amsterdam, Holland

Doug Lawing Gallery, Houston, Texas
Tomio Koyama, Tokyo, Japan
Schmidt Contemporary Art, St. Louis, Missouri

Meyerson & Nowinski Gallery, Seattle, Washington
Blum & Poe Gallery, Santa Monica, California
Scarabb Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
Bennett Roberts Fine Art, Los Angeles, California

Schmidt Contemporary Art, St. Louis, Missouri
Bennett Roberts Fine Art, Los Angeles, California

Lee Arthur Studio, New York, New York
Studio Raid Gallery, Los Angeles, California

Graduate Exhibition, CGS East Gallery, Claremont, California

Group Exhibitions

Super-Abstr-Action”, The Box Associati, Torino, Italy
Traveling to les Files des Calvaire Gallery, Paris, France
“Fore and Aft”, ACME, Los Angeles, California
“Nach Bild”, Kunstahalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland
“Art in L.A.”, Brett Mitchell Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
“Galore”, Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, Alabama

“Object Obscure”, Todd Gallery, London, England, Traveled to Galerie EugenLendel, Graz, Austria
“Drawings… 2nd Annual Invitational”, Meyerson & Nowinski, Seattle, Washington
“Stepping Up”, Andrew Mummery Gallery, London, England
“Drawings…A Bi-Coastal Invitational”, Meyerson & Nowinski, Seattle, Washington
“What’s Next on Canvas”, Elga Wimmer Gallery, New York, New York
Orange County Art Museum Biennial, Newport Harbor, California
“Martha Stewart Living”, Art Center Gallery, Pasadena California
“Primary Colors”, Barbara Farber Gallery, Amsterdam, Holland

Christie’s East Group Exhibition, New York, New York
“Balancing Act”, Room, New York, New York
“Left of Center: New Art from Los Angeles”, Ten in One Gallery, Chicago
1996 “Group Show”, The Blue House Gallery, Los Angeles, California
“Six Roads to Abstraction”, Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, California
“Fresh Air”, Schmidt Contemporary Art, St. Louis, Missouri
“New Visions: Los Angeles Art in the 90’s”, Armand Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, California
“Smoggy Abstraction: Recent Los Angeles Painting”, Haggerty Museum, Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
“Painting Beyond the Idea”, Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, California
“The Insistant Image: Abstract Painting in Los Angeles”, Oklahoma City Art Museum, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (traveling exhibition)
“Three Painters”, Doug Lawing Gallery, Houston, Texas

“Where We Live”, AMO Gallery, Los Angeles, California
“In Plain Sight: Abstract Painting in Los Angeles”, Blue Star Art Space, San Antonio, Texas
“Words and Symbols”, ArtSpace Gallery, City of Los Angeles Cultural Affairs Department, Woodland Hills
“Contrarywise Painting”, Space Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

“L.A. Juried Exhibition”, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery at Barnsdall Park, Hollywood, California
“Rotating Exhibition”, Boritzer Gray Gallery, Santa Monica, California

“Member’s Exhibition”, Angel’s Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, California

“VEX”, Cal State Irvine, California
“VEX”, Cal State Fullerton, California
“Group Show”, DA Gallery, Pomona, California

SPARC Forum, San Diego, California

Church of Architecture, San Diego, California

“Group Show”, Score Gallery, Los Angeles, California
“Group Show”, Galleria OCASO, Los Angeles, California


Moos, David, Art Papers Magazine, “According to What: On Abstract Painting Circa 1999”, May/June 1999, pp. 16-25 (illus.)
Mastsui, Midori, Zing Magazine, September, 1998, p. 169
Hackett, Regina, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, July 22, 1998
Fredericksen, Eric, the Stranger, July 22, 1998
Updike, Robin, Seattle Times, July 16, 1998
Kugelman, Kerri, Zing Magazine, February 24, 1997
Knode, Marilu, Aorta Magazine, November 1, 1996, p.20
Paproni, Demetrio, Tema Celeste, Autumn, 1996, #58
Crockett, Tobey, Art in America, October, 1996
Darling, Michael, LA Reader, September, 1996
Pagel, David, Los Angeles Times, September, 1996
Updike, Robin, Seattle Times, September, 1996
Kugelman, Kerri, Art Issues, November, 1995
Frank, Peter, LA Weekly, “Pick of the Week”, October 20, 1995
Pagel, David, Los Angeles Times, October 12, 1995
Muchnic, Suzzane, Los Angeles Times, September 10, 1995, p.59
Cutajar, Mario, ArtScene, September, 1995
Green, A. David, LA Reader, 1995
DiMichele, David, Artweek, 1995
Knode, M.L. New Art Examiner, 1995
Barrie, L., Visions Magazine, 1995
Iannaccone, C., Art Issues, March, 1995
Scarborough, J., Art Press, June, 1995 (illus.)
Myers, T., catalogue essay, 1995
Muchnic, S., “Innovations and Optimism”, ARTnews, March 1995, p.104 (illus.)
Willet, J.S.M., Artweek, March, 1995 vol. 26, no. 3, p. 39 (illus.)
Gleason, Mat & Preston, Janet, “Text as Image, Image as Text”, Coagula, vol. 9
Brunetti, John, “Contrarywise Painting: Representation=Abstraction”, New Art Examiner, May 1994, pp. 43-44
Frank, Peter, “Pick of the Week”, LA Weekly, vol. 15, no. 45, October 8-14, 1993, p. 133 (illus.)
Tombello, Alan, Detour Magazine, October 1993, p. 106 (illus.)
Scarborough, James, “Dennis Hollingsworth and the Other Side of Painting”,
Visions Art Quarterly, Fall, 1993, pp. 42-44
Michaels, Donna, “An Artforum Finding a New Life”, Art-Talk, August/September, 1993

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