Resume

Born 1964 in Seattle, WA

Education

1994     Certificate in Film and Video, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
1989     BFA in Painting, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Awards

2013     4Culture Individual Artists Projects Award, for Spiritual Play House
2008     PONCHO Artistic Merit Award, PONCHO 8th Annual Invitational Fine Art Auction, "Addicted to Art"
1988     University of Washington, Arts Department, Scholarship

Solo Exhibitions

2014     Blocks and Stripes: Sculpture in Paintings, Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
2013     Great Entry Hall, Museum of Glass, Tacoma, WA
             Evolution of the Stripe, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
2012     Illuminated Village, Elliot Louis Gallery, Vancouver, B.C., Canada
2011     Beacon, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
             Stripes and Dots, Elliot Louis Gallery, Vancouver, B.C., Canada
             Cosmos, Gallery 903, Portland, OR
2010     Kimono Gem Boxes, Beppuwiarda Gallery, Portland, OR
2009     Northwest Boy, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
2008     Gem Box, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
2007     Diverse Passions, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
2006     Quest, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
             Jewel Capsules, The Painting Center, New York, NY
2005     Glow, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
             Pattern Light Dots, William Traver Gallery, Tacoma, WA
2004     Light Dots-Depth of Field, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
             Light Dots, George Billis Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2003     New Vision, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
2002     Cave Wall Series, Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA
             Vertical Thoughts, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
1990     The Ring Series, Azart, Seattle, WA

Group Exhibitions

2014     FILTERED: What Does Love Look Like?, Friesen Gallery, Sun Valley, ID
2013     Acclimatized: Heaven and Earth 5, Carkeek Park, Seattle, WA
             Collision, Jurried CoCA Member Exhibition, Seattle, WA
2012     Elvistravaganza, Bumbershott Music and Arts Festival, Seattle, WA
             Telepathy Consortium, 20th Annual Seattle CoCA 24hr Art Marathon and Auction: CoCA Seattle, Seattle WA
             Rootbound: Heaven and Earth 4, Carkeek Park, Seattle, WA
2011     MAAP (Materails Artists of the American Pacific) Painters, Art Garden Drenthe, Dwingeloo, Drenthe, Netherlands
             10 x10 x10, Tieton Jurred Art Exhibition, Tieton, WA
2010     Representations, Elliott Louis Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
             Tower of Hope and Giant Gem, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
2008     MAAP (Materails Artists of the American Pacific) Painters, Art Garden Drenthe, Dwingeloo, Drenthe, Netherlands
2006     Columbia City Gallery, Seattle, WA
             Enumclaw Basecamp Exhibition, curated by Michael Sweeney, Enumclaw, WA
2005     Seattle Art Museum Rental/Sales Gallery, Seattle, WA
             Seattle Art Dealers Association - Hurricane Rita Benefit, Alibi Room, Seattle, WA
             They Shoot Painters Don’t They?, Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA
2004     Fresh Paint, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
             Fresh Assortments, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY
             They Shoot Painters Don’t They?, Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA
             Medium Rare, Friesen Gallery, Sun Valley, ID
2003     They Shoot Painters Don’t They?, Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA
2002     They Shoot Painters Don’t They?, Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA
             48th Bold Expressions, Sacramento Fine Arts Center, Carmichael, CA
             New Artists, New Work, William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA
2001     47th Bold Expressions, Sacramento Fine Arts Center, Carmichael, CA
             Northwest Annual, Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA
2000     Seattle Art Museum, Rental/Sales Gallery, Seattle, WA
1996     Routed Woodcut Series, 4E Gallery, New York, NY
1994     Anthropomorphic Series, Kirkland Art Center, Kirkland, WA

Community Involvement/Charity Auctions

Artist Trust Benefit Art Auction:  Highest bid in 2011 was $10,000 for Fire Tree Autumn, highest bid in 2010 was $5,000 for Freedom Space.
Art for Heart
Bellevue Art Museum
Center on Contemporary Art (COCA)
Move On.org
“Northwest for Breasts” Concert and Auction (Susan G. Comen Breast Cancer Foundation)
PONCHO Invitational Fine Art Auction
Pratt Fine Arts Center Auction
Seattle Men's/Women's Chorus Annual Art Auction
Wing Luke Asian Art Museum

art fairs

2012     Art Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada:  Representation with Elliot Louis Gallery
2012     Seattle Affordable Art Show, Seattle, WA:  Representation with Traver Gallery

Film screenings

 2014     "Veronika," Seattle True Independent Film Festival


Publications

2013     Miguel Edwards, "CoCA's Acclimatized" City Arts Magazine, August 02, 2013    
             Elisa Mader, "Creative sparks fly at CoCA's 'Collision,'" Examiner, July 29, 2013         
2012     Jen Graves, "Art-Eating Park," The Stranger, July 10, 2012
             "Illuminated Village" The Vancouver Sun, January 11, 2012
2008     Matthew Kangas, "Alan Fulle: Gem Box at Traver Gallery," Art Ltd., Review, July, pg. 21
2004     Regina Hackett, Seattle Post Intelligencer, December 27th, 2004
2003     Regina Hackett, "Lightdots," Seattle Post Intelligencer, April 16, 2003
2001     Matthew Kangas, Seattle Times, Visual Arts Section, page 40. June 1, 2001
1994     Anthropomorphic Series, Kirkland Art Center, Kirkland, WA
             Northwest Annual, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA

Online features

2011     It's All About Art, with Ted Lederer
2008     Art Zone, Seattle Channel

Current Gallery Representation

William Traver Gallery       Seattle, WA, USA
Sandra Ainsley Gallery     Toronto, Canada

903 Gallery                        Portland, OR, USA


Professional Experience

2004    Curator, Material Witness, Kirkland Arts Center, Kirkland, WA
1998    Licensed Journeyman Carpentry