CV

Education
1998-2000 Masters of Fine Art New Genres
San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA, USA
Studied under Tony Labat, Doug Hall, Catherine Greenblatt and
Monica Treut
1994-1996 BA (Honors) degree in Fine Art Media Art
Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, UK
Studied under Lulu Quinn and Helena Goldwater
1992-1994 Certificate of Higher Education in Film and Video Production
Leeds Metropolitan University and Hall Place Studios
Leeds, UK. Studied under Maya Chowdry

Select Solo Exhibitions and Performances
2009 I wear the crown
Solo performance
as part of Tim Miller and Collaborators – Body Maps
at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

2008 Desire
Solo exhibition of site-specific of video and stills/prints
Diving Swallow Gallery Oakland, CA, USA

1995-1998 Natural Born Beehive Solo Performance European tour select
venues: The National Theater, South Bank, London UK,
‘Duckie’ The Vauxhall Tavern, London, UK
National Review of Live Art The Green Room, Manchester, UK
Opening night Lesbian and Gay Film Festival, London, UK
The Live Theater Newcastle upon Tyne UK,
Center d’Art Contemporain de Basse Noemandie, Caen, France

1994 Immortalizing Flesh Three room multi media installation
The Gallery Leeds College of Art, Leeds, UK

Select Group Screenings and Exhibitions
2011 Hoping wishing praying
Director, Editor – 5min Short Film short
West Coast USA premiere at the Castro Theatre San Francsico
June 2011 Distributed by Outcast films Currently touring
Internationally as part of the Still Around Short film
Compilation has screened in USA, Germany, Switzerland, South
Africa, Holland, Canada,

2010 Marked – interactive video installation
Krowswork Gallery April 24th – May 23rd
Oakland CA USA

2010 Blue wave, White wave, Tube
Desire video stills/c-prints series
exhibits at KALA Art Institute Berkeley CA

2010 Slap- Documentation of performance
Cynosure: New Work from East Bay Galleries
Kroeber Hall, Worth Ryder Gallery/116

2009 Highway Marks
Illuminated Corridor in collaboration with Rhythmix Cultural Works

2009 Wait and Red Grip diptych
Digital prints/video stills from the Desire series
National Queer Arts Festival June 7-26 2009
SOMArts, San Francisco, CA, USA

2009 Andragogy REMIX- Eleven Channel video installation
Plus 7 digital prints/video stills from the Desire series
Rohstoff lV, Bay Area Video Coalition, May 24 – August 24
San Francisco, CA, USA

2009 East Bay Open Studios – June 13-14
2009 Crowning Glory Digital prints/video stills
Crowning Glory Gallery, TBA
North Hollywood Arts District, Los Angeles, CA, USA

2009 Residue of Desire Experimental short film
Screened as part of Risky Risqué Experimental film festival
Mama Calizo’s Voice Factory, San Francisco, CA, USA

2008 Andragogy Eleven Channel video installation
Breathe prints/ video stills Rohstoff II, Bay Area Video Coalition
San Francisco, CA, USA
2007 Cariad Single channel Video Installation Lawin Studios
Oakland, CA, USA

2006 I’d Like to Thank.. Video /Performance Crash Cabaret
Experimental Performance Institute at the Roxie Theater
San Francisco, CA, USA

2005 Staging Absence Single Channel Video installation
Form/Reform – Oakland Art Gallery, Oakland, CA, USA
Heart’s Desire Performance, 21 Grand Arts Space
Oakland, CA, USA

2004 Ms Upper Pyke Performance, The Lab, San Francisco, CA, USA
2003 Packing Photographs LGBT Center Gallery
San Francisco, CA, USA

2002 Slap Two Channel Video Installation/Performance Club * eBent
difusio, Barcelona, Spain
FDCW Short Film Counting past two Film Festival, Toronto,
Canada

2001 FDCW Short Film Tranny Fest Roxie Theater,
San Francisco, CA, USA

2000 Slap Two Channel Video Installation/Performance Salon Series
Walter McBean Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA
Scar Three Channel video installation
San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA, USA
FDCW Five Channel Video installation, San Francisco Art Institute
MFA Exhibitions Fort Mason, San Francisco, CA, USA

1999 Which Pronoun and Gender is a drag Film Shorts
Screened at: The Lux Center, London, UK
and Forum des images Paris France
The Fong Book Performance with artist David Ireland San
Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA, USA

1998 Venus En Vie Performance San Francisco Art Institute
San Francisco, CA, USA

1997 Angel Solo Performance One night stand curated by Lois Weaver
Jackson’s Lane Theater, London, UK
Tutu L’amour Solo Performances The Fridge Brixton, London, UK

1996 Koi Film Short The Directors Guild of America Hollywood, USA
The National Film Theater, South Bank, London, UK
Tutu L’amour Solo Performance It’s Saturday night curated by
Helena Goldwater toured Art spaces and Club venues in UK

1995 Macho Camp Photographs The Graves Gallery, Sheffield, UK

1995 – 1997 Lust for Queer Camp Photograph/ sculptures
Ain’t Ya hungry touring exhibition select venues:
The Watershed Media Center, Bristol, UK
Sunderland University, Norwich Arts Centre, UK
Leeds Met University Gallery, Leeds, UK

Select Publications
1998 Acts of Passion, Sexuality, Gender and Performance, editors
Nina Rapi, Maya Chowdry Haworth Press, New York, NY, USA
Chapter on my work entitled: Feminine and Masculine Personas in
Performance: Sade Huron by Michelle Atherton

1997 Blue Arts Magazine photographic image and interview with Sophia
Chauchard-Stuart Australia

Interviews: Television/Radio
1997 Natural Born Beehive Mad About the Boy, Channel 4
interview with director Helen Littleboy, London, UK
1997 Natural Born Beehive live performance and interview
Freedom Radio station, London, UK

Awards
1998 -1999 Elizabeth Tuckerman Scholarship Award
Won award two consecutive years – $60,000
1998- 1999 Glamorgan Educational Trust, Wales, UK

Residencies
2009 Kala Art Institute – Artist Residency
Fall 2009, 3-month duration, Berkeley, CA, USA
2008 Diving Swallow Tattoo Studio, Oakland, CA, USA
2007 Lawin Studios, Oakland, CA, USA
1992 Cyprus School of Art, Cyprus, Greece

Collections
Fisher and Thomas San Francisco, USA
Phoebe Man Hong Kong, China
Cyprus School of Art Cyprus, Greece
Diving Swallow Collective Oakland, CA