EDUCATION

MA, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA.
MFA, New York University, New York, NY.
BFA, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA.



SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015 Night Falls, Spot Photo Works, Hollywood, CA.
7 Days of Garbage, Union Station, Toronto.

2014 7 Days of Garbage, Kuminda, Parma, Italy.

2013 None of the Above, Blue Sky Gallery, Portland OR.
State of the Union, O. Winston Link Museum, Roanoke, VA.
State of the Union, Warehouse Row, Chattanooga, TN.

2012 State of the Union, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA.
Enactments, Chelsea Market, New York, NY.

2011 Remembered; The Alzheimer's Project, Spruill Gallery, Atlanta, GA.

2006 Super Heroes at Home, Arc Light Cinema, Hollywood, CA.

2004 Lost Vegas, Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, NV.

2002 Endangered Places, Nicholas Gallery at Pitzer College, Claremont, CA.

1997 Ordinary Souls: The Life of Los Angeles, Brand Library and Art Gallery, Glendale, CA.



GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015 Reverta – Art and Sustainability, Oca do Ibirapuera, Sao Paulo.
Bitume Photofest, Gallipoli.
Beyond Plastic Med, Monaco.
Scarcity/Waste, Syngenta Photography Exhibition, Somerset House, London.
You Are Here, Snap Space, Orlando, FL.
That Other Place, 03 Gallery, Oxford Castle, UK.
Incognito, Santa Monica Museum of Art.
The Fence at Photoville, Brooklyn, Atlanta & Houston.

2014 International Photo Festival Leiden, Netherlands.
Eating a Wall, Centre Cultural Les Chiroux, Liège, Belgium.
American Trash, earthWE Gallery, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA.
Super Human, Plus Gallery, Denver, CO.
POP! The Art of the Geek,Brooklyn & Atlanta.
The Fence at Photoville, Santa Monica Museum of Art.

2013 Drones, Gallery Project, Detroit & Ann Arbor, MI.
Tokyo International Photography Festival, Gallery 72, Tokyo, JP.
War/Photography Slideshow, Annenberg Space for Photography, LA, CA.
Projekt LA/MOPLA, Space 15Twenty, LA, CA.

2012 Slideluck Potshow, Cooper Cole Gallery, Toronto, ON.
(super)heroes, United Photo Industries, Brooklyn, NY.
The Fence at Photoville, Brooklyn, NY.
Urban Wild/SNAP! Orlando, Orlando, Fl.

2011 A Place in the Sun: Picturing California, Hi-Lite Project Space, LA, CA.

2009 Super Heroes Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester, MA.
Crusaders & Haters, Royal/T Gallery, Culver City, CA.

2008 Peekskill Project, Valley Museum of Contemporary Art, Peekskill, NY.
Water = Life, San Diego Natural History Museum, San Diego, CA.

2006 Strange New World, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA.

2004 Picturing the Modern World, James Nicholson Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
About Face, Denise Bibro Fine Art, New York, NY.

2002 Buscando una Vida Mejor, Museo Latino, LA, CA.

2000 Moments Between the Millennium, Los Angeles Public Library, LA, CA.

1998 A Place in the Sun: Visualizing Public Spaces, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA.

AWARDS/LECTURES

2015 American Photography 31: 7 Days of Garbage
PDN Photo Annual: 7 Days of Garbage.
American Society of Publication Designers Award: Saturday Night in LA.

2014 Annenberg Space for Photography, Iris Nights Lecture Series: Enactments
American Photography 30: Ext. Night

2013 American Photography 29: Christmas Tree Harvest.
Communication Arts 54: Senior Moments; Christmas Tree Harvest.

2012 American Photography 28: State of the Union.

2011 American Photography 27: The Disney Fire Department.
Communication Arts 52: State of the Union.
NY Press Club Journalism Award: The Directors.

2010 American Photography 26: Remembered; Gang Green.
Communication Arts 51: Gang Green.
American Society of Publication Designers Award: The Me I Used to Be.

2009 American Photography 25: iT House:Joshua Tree.
American Society of Publication Designers Award: iT House:Joshua Tree; Bag Revolution.
Communication Arts 50: Bag Revolution.

2007 American Photography 23: Forest Whitacre.
PDN Photo Annual: Super Heroes at Home.
Kelly Awards: Finalist, Rozerem Ad Campaign.

2006 American Photography 22: Transforming Tijuana.
PDN Photo Annual: When War Hits Home..

2005 American Photography 21: Nightshade.

2004 American Photography 20: Freeway Close.

2001 Investigative Reporters and Editors Awards: Debt to Society.

1999 American Society of Publication Designers Award: Still Lives.

1998 Ruttenberg Foundation Award: Finalist, Still Lives.