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Curriculum Vitae

Education


Work Experience

  • 2000-present Freelance graphic design, The Royal Academy of Nuts + Bolts, D.O.D.
  • 2005-present Curator, Betalevel
  • 2009-present In-house freelance design & brand strategy, ReVerb
  • 2007-2009; 2012-2013 Disc Jockey, Killradio.org
  • 2004-2007 Senior Graphic Designer, Hammer Museum UCLA
  • 1999-2000 Design Fellow, Walker Art Center

Teaching Experience

  • 2010 Typography, The Public School, Telic Arts Exchange
  • 2004 Design workshop for MFA Writing students, CalArts
  • 2003 Instructor, The Potential Text, CalArts Critical Studies dept.
  • 2002–2003 Teaching Assistant, CalArts Critical Studies dept.
  • 2002 Design workshop for freshmen, GA Tech, College of Architecture
  • 1999 Teaching Assistant, RISD graphic design dept.

Lectures and Panel Discussions

  • 2015 "Body Swaps, Alien Lovers, and a Cross-Dressing Pop Star Nun: Recapping Realism with Korean Television Dramas" lecture, Errata Salon: TV, Betalevel, April 9
  • 2014 "Concrete Chronology" lecture, Errata Salon: Place, Betalevel, March 27
  • 2013 "Passable Atlas" lecture, Betalevel, July 5
  • 2013 "Passable Atlas" exhibition artist talk, Red#5 Yellow#7, June 25
  • 2013 "Morlock Lyfe" lecture, Errata Salon: The Subterreans, Betalevel, January 10
  • 2006 The Roots and Future of Remix panel discussion, USC Annenberg School of Communication, November 5
  • 2003 Inter/Meta/Trans panel discussion, CalArts, February
  • 2002 Lecture, Georgia Tech, College of Architecture
  • 2001 Lecture, RISD
  • 2000 Lecture, Minneapolis College of Art and Design
  • 1999 Student speaker, American Institute of Graphic Arts national design conference
  • 1998 "As Designers...: Graphic Designers and the Vernacular" lecture, RISD,

Performances, Readings, Screenings, Etc.

  • 2017 "We Circle at Night," essay, L.A. Forum for Architecture and Urban Design newsletter, Summer 2017
  • 2012 Bandwagon!, projections accompanying live music, Machine Project, January 29
  • 2011 Traditional, live, with Dent-de-Lion and Last Nights of Paris, Betalevel, December 12
  • 2011 The Awkward Eye photobooth, DMV After Dark, Machine Project fundraiser, November 5
  • 2011 Halo Vision photobooth, Paranormal Olympics, Betalevel, October 29
  • 2011 All Star Revue (as Traditional), Betalevel, April 23
  • 2011 Paranoia! bike tour, Betalevel, April 9
  • 2011 How to Disappear Completely photobooth, We Love Dumplings, Machine Project, February 14
  • 2010 Photobooth, Fry-B-Q, Machine Project, December 18
  • 2010 Photobooth, Horn o' Plenty, Betalevel, November 26
  • 2010 DJ (as Traditional), Killradio Fundraiser, TOW, Jan. 23
  • 2005–2009 Swap Meet, Betalevel, monthly (thereafter occasional)
  • 2009 DJ (as Traditional), Bootylevel, Betalevel, September 18
  • 2009 Guest vocalist for Funderstorm, East Hollywood Artcycle Festival, Los Angeles, CA, February 28
  • 2008 Indoor Voices, 826LA, Los Angeles, CA, April 17
  • 2008 Undead! Undead! Undead!, Betalevel, April 5
  • 2008 This Is Not My Beautiful Writing, Betalevel, March 8
  • 2007 Late Night Snack one-year anniversary, Betalevel, November 15
  • 2007 900, Betalevel, September 16
  • 2007 Da Benshi Code, Betalevel, June 23
  • 2007 Late Night Snack, Betalevel, April 24
  • 2004 CalArts MFA Writing Program Showcase, RedCAT, Los Angeles, CA, May 8
  • 2004 Blood Will Flow 2, CalArts, April 15
  • 1999 Confessions of a Busdriver, RISD, May 27
  • 1999 Impossible Object ten-year anniversary, Brown University, Providence, RI

Solo/Joint Exhibitions

  • 2013 Passable Atlas, Red#5 Yellow#7, Los Angeles, CA, June 20– July 6
  • 2003 ’ster, Cube Gallery, CalArts, September 25–October 1
  • 2003 Sean & Shawn: Show, Cube Gallery, CalArts, April 28–May 2
  • 2003 Blood Will Flow, Cube Gallery, CalArts, March 19–21
  • 1999 Business as Usual, Graphic Design Gallery, RISD, May 6–12
  • 1999 The Museum of Work + Culture, Graphic Design Gallery, RISD, January 18–29

Group Exhibitions


Awards and Press