then and now

2017

  • sacred streets  isthmus by holly henschen
  • nbc15  making a difference: photos keep roadside memorials from fading away
  • loss and remembrance  lake effect poets reading poems in response to not forgotten, arts+literature laboratory, 2021 winnebago st, madison, wi, may 25th 7pm
  • not forgotten: wisconsin roadside memorials  photographs, arts+literature laboratory, 2021 winnebago st, madison, wi, may 5th to may27th, opening may 5th, 5-9 pm, artist talk 8pm
  • the art of 3d   guest lecturer, edgewood college, 1000 edgewood college dr, madison, wi, may 3rd 5pm
  • what can art do?  red, white and black: priceless, flag painting, 7th floor gallery, uw humanities building, 455 north park st, mar 5th-8th, 10 am to 8 pm, reception mar 8th 6 to 8 pm

2016

  • artist talk  pasión, galeria taller larios, independencia 301 esq./general gómez, camaguey, cuba, nov 11th 4 pm: https://camaguebaxcuba.wordpress.com/2016/12/11/me-he-enamorado-de-la-sonrisa-de-los-cubanos-asevero-artista-estadounidense/
  • fermentation festival/art dtour  pollination [in 2 parts], earthboy performance, county rd g, oct 2nd and 8th, 1- 4pm
  • PBS chicago tonight ‘not forgotten’ tells stories behind chicago’s roadside memorials: http://chicagotonight.wttw.com/2016/09/20/not-forgotten-tells-stories-behind-chicago-s-roadside-memorials
  • TIME magazine the 32 us photo exhibitions you can’t miss, featuring “not forgotten” at gage gallery: http://time.com/4488246/fall-photo-preview/
  • points of departure: an exhibition without borders la encrucijada de la memoria y la imaginación, mixed media, john michael kohler arts center, 608 new york ave, sheboygan, wi, (920) 458-6144, opening oct 23rd to jan 15th, 2017
  • it can happen here synesthesia, photograph behind reclaimed house window screen, arts + literature laboratory, 2021 winnebago st, madison, wi, oct 4th-oct 29th, opening oct 7th 7-9pm
  • not forgotten photography, [from the chicago murder memorial project with anne-marie cusac], gage gallery, 18 s michigan ave, chicago, il, sept 29th-dec 10th, artist talk and opening sept 29th 5-7pm
  • eco ephemeral catalog by pamela caserta hugdahl: http://www.magcloud.com/browse/issue/1155606?__r=685052
  • eco ephemeral what shapes us-what we shape, outdoor installation, university of wisconsin-milwaukee, sept 12th-oct 10th, walking tour starting at golda meir library 3pm with artist talk 5pm golda meir library 4th floor special collections sept 16th
  • 100 years of the national park service art exhibition “wha..wha..wha..wha.. wha..wha..”, painting, schlueter art gallery at wisconsin lutheran college, 8800 w bluemound rd, milwaukee, wi, july 9th-aug 5th
  • intentionally welcoming communities 1 world, outdoor installation, winnebago st and n 6th st, madison, may 6th-july 23rd, events weekly
  • wisconsin wild and tame kirtland’s warbler: ours is a moral landscape, mixed media, john michael kohler arts center, 608 new york ave, sheboygan, wi, (920) 458-6144, apr 3rd-oct 2nd, opening apr 2nd 7-10pm
  • ART+Place guest speaker, madison museum of contemporary art [in partnership with the madison arts commission], 227 state st, madison, wi, mar 8th, 6:15pm
  • intimate systems endangered wisconsin, level 6 gallery at 100 state, 30 w mifflin st, madison, wi, feb 6th-apr 28th, opening feb 6th 1-5pm

 

2015

  • remembrance and celebration la intersección de la memoria y la imaginación, altar box, edgewood college, 1000 edgewood college dr, madison, wi, oct 9th- nov 6th, opening reception oct 30th 3-9pm
  • Art DTour 2015 a mutual curiosity, photographic installation, fermentation festival, reedsburg, wi, oct 2nd-11th
  • fermentation festival/Art DTour colors of hupeden, nū argot performance, painted forest, valton, wi, oct 4th and 11th, 1pm-3pm
  • earth sculpture 2015 saṃsāra, willow installation, farley center, verona, wi, aug 15th-oct 17th, opening with artist talk sept 12th 3-5:30pm
  • wva sc chapter show …but they don’t fall down, paintings, uw hospital, 600 highland ave, madison, wi, aug 29th-oct 3rd
  • 28th northern national art competition dreaming of cupcakes, photograph, nicolet college, 5364 college drive, rhinelander, wi, july 18th – sept 11th, opening july 18th 6pm, (715) 365-4410 or (800) 544-3039
  • make music madison beau schaefly performance, federal courthouse, 120 n. henry st, madison, wi, june 21st 2-4pm
  • 2015 wva group show an unlikely progenitor, oil painting, pyle center, 702 langdon st, madison, wi, may 2nd-may 29th, opening may 2nd
  • abstract photography show gallery 218, 207 e buffalo st, milwaukee, wi, apr 17th-may 30th, opening april 17th 5-9pm
  • froth house anticipation revised, photography, 11 n allen st, madison, wi, apr 2nd-apr 30th

 

2014

  • anticipation photography, with poems by blair mathews and donna carnes, pyle center, 702 langdon st, madison, wi, dec 2nd-jan15th, opening dec 5th 5-7:30pm
  • foot of the lake poetry collective guest speaker, hybrid installation discussion, thelma sadoff center for the arts, 51 sheboygan st, fond du lac, wi, nov 2nd 7pm
  • rememberance and celebration mictecacihuatl: una contemplacion, altar box, edgewood college, 1000 edgewood college dr, madison, wi, oct 3rd-nov 7th, opening reception nov 1st 7-11pm
  • fermentation festival/art dtour opus hupeden I & II, earthboy performance, painted forest, valton, wi, oct 5th and 12th, 1pm-4pm
  • lorine niedecker wisconsin poetry festival guest speaker, hybrid installation discussion, dwight foster public library, 209 merchants ave, fort atkinson, wi, oct 11th 11am/li>
  • hybrid: transported by word and image co-curator of my photography with poems from 43 poets, individual pieces placed in american united taxi cabs of milwaukee, wi, sept 1st-mar 1st
  • ten variations on a theme terra externa, photographic installation in a corn crib, silverwood county park, silver lane, edgerton, wi, aug 23rd-apr 1st, opening reception aug 23rd 1-5pm
  • birds, bees and everything in-between bombus terranus, oil painting, las lagunas gallery, 577 s. coast highway a-1, laguna beach, ca, aug 7th-aug 24th, opening reception aug 7th 6:30-9:30pm
  • make music madison sol invictus, earthboys performance, federal courthouse, 120 n. henry st, madison, wi, june 21st 2-4pm
  • the leopold outlook publication of endangered wisconsin painting, aldo leopold foundation, spring/summer edition 2014, vol 14, issue 1
  • vital signs endangered wisconsin, oil painting, promega, 2800 woods hollow rd, fitchburg, wi, june 10th-sept 30th, opening reception june 10th 4:30-6:30pm
  • 2014 rockford midwestern biennial phantasmagoric .3, photograph, rockford art museum, 711 n main st, rockford, il, may 15th-sept 28th, opening reception may 16th 5-7:30pm
  • reflections from the banks of the yahara a river of tears, sculpture installation, yahara river park, madison, wi, may 15th-june 15th, city of madison blink grant recipient
  • hybrid: transported by word and image co-curator, installation of my photography paired with 43 poets in 39 green cabs of madison, wi, may 1st – nov 1st, city of madison blink grant recipient
  • beyond the water’s edge a pool of awareness emerges…then vanishes, photograph, lussier community education center, 55 s. gammon rd, madison, wi, apr 4th-30th, opening apr 30th 5:30pm
  • reflections: madison phantasmagoric_3, photograph, monona convention center, 1 john nolen dr, madison, wi, runs for 7 months, opening feb 2nd 1-4pm
  • ossuary november reliquary, sculpture, university of indiana herron gallery, 735 w new york st, indianapolis, in, jan 29th-feb 15th, opening reception jan 29th 7-9pm

 

2013

  • ossuary november reliquary, sculpture, university of tennessee gallery, 106 s gay st, knoxville, tn, oct 5-26, opening reception oct 4 5-9pm
  • fermentation festival/art dtour opus hupeden I & II, earthboy performance, painted forest, valton, wi, oct 6 and 13, 1-4pm
  • art box cigar 1 world and iSmoke, cigar boxes as art by 21 artists, co-curator and artist, the tasting room, 6000 monona dr, monona, wi, (608) 223-1641, sept 21st-oct 19th, opening sept 21 7-10pm
  • stacked a gentle awakening, sculpture, madison central library, 201 w. mifflin st, opening sept 19 8pm-1am
  • ego exhibition a society of wonder, photographic collage, zhou b art center, 1029 w 35th st, chicago, il, aug 16-sept 15, opening aug 16 7-`10pm
  • northern national art competition …but they don’t fall down #1, oil painting, nicolet college, 5364 college drive, rhinelander, wi, july 23-sept 6, opening july 23 5pm, (715) 365-4410 or (800) 544-3039
  • the beast within: the animal in contemporary art and tattoo endangered wisconsin, painting, tory folliard gallery, 233 n milwaukee st, milwaukee, wi, july 12-sept 7, opening july 26 5-9pm
  • bastille days milwaukee chalk painting with artist seth sanders, cathedral park, milwaukee, wi, july 11-14
  • make music madison sol invictus, earthboys performance, madison, wi, june 21 7-9pm
  • heroes surround us at the john michael kohler arts center, 608 new york ave, sheboygan, wi, (920) 458-6144, runs all summer, opening reception june 13 6-8pm
  • wisconsin visual artists show a society of wonder, pyle center, uw campus, 702 langdon st, madison, wi, may 2-may 30, opening may 18 6-8pm
  • salvage art show sol invictus #12, absolutely art, 2322 atwood ave, opening may 3rd, 5-9pm
  • small encounters ceci n’est pas une plume, co-curator and artist, small sculptures, tokonoma gallery at studio paran, 2051 winnebago st, madison, wi, jan 25-apr 25, opening jan 25 5-9pm

 

2012

  • fermentation festival/art dtour earthboys performance, painted forest, valton, wi, oct 21, 11am-4pm
  • ufi gallery invitation to poetry, 857 e Johnson st, madison, wi, oct 1-dec 1, opening reception tba
  • gallery night ceci n’est pas une plume, small sculptures, winnebago studios, 2046 winnebago st, madison, wi, oct 5 5-9pm and by appointment, (608) 334-7275
  • gallery night topos, madison club, 5 e Wilson st, madison, wi, oct 5 5-9pm
  • portrait from a riverway varuna, river arts on water gallery, 590 water st, prairie du sac, wi, oct 4-jan 6, opening reception oct 4 5-9pm
  • ARTspace borderland, madison municipal bldg., 215 mlk blvd, madison, wi, sep 3-nov 2, 9-5pm
  • national juried photo exhibit society of wonder, wisconsin academy’s steenbock gallery, 1922 university ave, madison, wi, sept 7-oct 5, opening reception sept 7 5-8pm
  • one and again iteration .1, photography, overture center for the arts, 210 state st, madison, wi, july 2-sept 16, opening july 13 6-8 pm
  • wisconsin natural resources magazine publication of endangered wisconsin painting, april 2012, volume 36, number 2
  • ossuary november reliquary, sculpture, chazen museum, 750 university ave, madison, wi, feb 3-april 1, opening reception feb 3 5:30-7:30 pm

 

2011

  • leopold center art discovery day endangered wisconsin, oil paintings, the aldo leopold foundation, p.o box 77, baraboo, wi, 53913, 608.355.0279, opening oct 29 9am-5pm
  • gallery night endangered wisconsin, oil paintings, winnebago studios, 2046 winnebago st, madison, wi, oct 14 5-9pm and by appointment, (608) 334-7275
  • iso600 – festival della fotografia instantanea a cold read, milan, italy, october 6-9, www.iso600.org
  • free speech/speech free red, white, and black, 3 flag paintings, overture center for the arts, 210 state st, madison, wi, sept 26-dec 11, opening oct 14 6-8pm
  • northern national art competition essential [in 5 panels], oil painting, winner of the patricia juday award, nicolet college, 5364 college drive, Rhinelander, wi, july 26-sept 9, opening july 26 5pm, (715) 365-4410 or (800) 544-3039
  • 7th annual national self-portrait exhibition trance figure, pentych photograph, 33 collective gallery, zhou b. art center, 1029 w 35 st, chicago, il, july 15-aug 13, opening july 15 7-10 pm
  • wisconsin artists biennial necessary darks with susan elbe from borderland series, anderson art center, 121 sixty sixth st, kenosha, wi, june 26-aug 7, opening june 26 1:30-4pm (262) 653-0481
  • man-da-la photographs, dobhan restaurant, 2110 atwood avenue, madison, wi, summer 2011, (608) 242-4448
  • gallery night misko-ahsin-sin multi-media debut, and oil paintings, winnebago studios, 2046 winnebago st, madison, wi, may 6 5-9pm and by appointment, (608) 334-7275
  • corporations are persons now america-priceless, 3 flag painting, mother fool’s coffee house, 1101 williamson st, 258.1301, feb 1-feb 28, opening feb 13, 6-8pm, musical guests thistle and friends and the raging grannies

 

2010

  • river alliance of wisconsin photography contest, winner – threats to our rivers category, photograph ‘spill’
  • adornment photograph ‘among flowers’ and live polaroid shoot with participants wearing masks by kevin schaefer, winnebago studios, 2046 winnebago st, madison, wi, opening nov 12 5-9pm and by appointment, (608) 334-7275
  • small works polaroid collage, artisan gallery, 6858 paoli rd, paoli, wi, (608) 845-6600, opening nov 15 5-9pm, runs through january
  • borderland [expanded] photographic portraits with poems by the lake effect poets embedded in braille into the photographs, overture center for the arts, 210 state st, madison, wi, oct 25-jan 9, opening nov 5 6-8pm with a poetry reading by the lake effect poets
  • gallery night polaroid collage, winnebago studios, 2046 winnebago st, madison, wi, oct 1 5-9pm and by appointment, (608) 334-7275
  • wisconsin book festival display of a cold read [68 booklets made for the john michael kohler art center], avol’s bookstore, 315 w gorham st, madison, wi, (608) 225-4730, sept 30th-oct1st, opening sept 30th, 6:30pm with artist talk
  • photomidwest 2010 7 state juried show, wisconsin union gallery, 800 langdon st, madison, wi, 2 polaroid collages, sept 24-nov 9, opening sept 24 7-9pm
  • verse wisconsin on-line publication of borderland, http://www.versewisconsin.org/Issue104/prose104/parrell.html
  • a cold read at the john michael kohler arts center, 608 new york ave, sheboygan, wi, (920) 458-6144, 2 performances with fj bergmann using polaroid and type-writer for ‘wordplay’, apr 11-june 27, closing reception june 27 10am-4pm
  • borderland photographic portraits with poems by the lake effect poets embedded in braille into the photographs, sundance theaters, hilldale mall, 430 n midvale blvd, madison, wi, (608) 316-6900, june 2-aug 2, opening july 22 5_30-7:30pm with a poetry reading by the lake effect poets
  • qarrtsiluni.com publication of the photograph ‘between’, http://qarrtsiluni.com/2010/03/15/between/

 

2009

  • borderland photographic portraits with poems by the lake effect poets embedded in braille into the photograph, wisconsin council of the blind and visually impaired, 754 williamson st, madison, wi, dec 1-mar 30, opening dec 4 4-7pm, poetry reading by the lake effect poets at 6pm
  • monona ice 14 images from a frozen lake monona, wisconsin union gallery, 800 langdon st, madison, wi, nov 23-jan 19, opening dec 4 7-9pm
  • art prize photograph ‘meisosis’ shown at the bob, 20 monroe ave nw, grand rapids, mi (610) 356-2627, sept 23-oct 7
  • art cigar box cigar boxes as art by 13 artistis, co-curator and artist, the tasting room, 6000 monona dr, monona, wi (608) 223-1641, sept 11-oct 11, opening sept 11 5-9pm
  • wisconsin biennial 2009 photograph ‘deathmask’, rahr-west museum of art, 610 n 8th st, manitowoc, wi, (920) 686-3090, may 17-july 12, opening may 17 2-4pm
  • cityscapes with ann orlowski and richard jones, polaroid collage, studio paran, 2051 winnebago st, madison, wi (608) 242-1111, opening may 5 5-9pm, closes july 19
  • discover wisconsin’s great lakes 2009 photography contest 2 place, photograph ‘stranded’
  • topos land-art sculpture photography, wisconsin academy’s steenbock gallery, 1922 university ave, madison, wi, mar 30-may 8, opening apr 17 5-8pm

 

2008

  • photo midwest 2008 16 boxes-5 places, vintage light boxes with photographs displayed in 5 locations throughout madsion, wi, oct 1-nov 30
  • artmail milwaukee featured artist, photography,http://www.artmilwaukee.com/code/artist.php?h=1609&v=976&id=68
  • indie film festival usa earthboys sound track for the film ‘divine unrest’ by david dietrich, annaheim, ca, nominated best soundtrack
  • annual northern national art competition photography ‘my zach’, nicolet college 5364 college drive, rhinelander, wi, (715) 365-4410 or (800) 544-3039, july 22-sept 12, opening july 22 5pm
  • portal wisconsin.org featured artist, on-line gallery, multi-media
  • 4th annual national self-portrait exhibition photograph ‘primal self’, 33 collective gallery, zhou b. art center, 1029 w 35th st, chicago, il, opening june 20 7-10pm
  • ri mi fa do earthboys european cd debut, sound & emotions/98.8 fm, brussels, belgium
  • off the grid earthboys film score for a film by gretta miller, debut wisconsin film festival, apr 3-6
  • nocturne [in 3 parts] dvd/book publication, artisan gallery, 6858 paoli rd, paoli, wi, (608) 845-6600

 

2007

  • images of wisconsin photography, ufi gallery, 857 e Johnson st, madison, wi, nov 1-dec 30
  • a show of boxes multi-media boxes, artisan gallery, 6858 paoli rd, paoli, wi, (608) 845-6600, opening nov 18 5-9pm
  • zachary and the mysterious noisemaker children’s book publication, with aralina ferrella made w/ love earthboys film score for a gretta miller film, debut wisconsin film festival, apr 12-15
  • the book as art wisconsin book festival, co-producer and artist, openings oct 5-6 5-9pm
  • ri mi fa do earthboy cd publication
  • ice mandalas & totems photography, city of madison mayor’s office, 210 martin luther king jr blvd, madison, wi, mar 2-apr 30
  • illuminati multimedia installation featuring a maze, illuminated vintage light boxes with photographs and earthboys soundtrack, artisan gallery, 6858 paoli rd, paoli, wi (608) 845-6600, aug 4-oct 31, opening aug 3 5-9pm

 

2006

  • art-a-whirl mandala, photography, minneapolis, mn
  • creation earthboys film score for a film by andre ferrella, debut wisconsin film festival, mar 30-apr 2
  • andre ferrella/artist of the spirit earthboys song for the artist installation, elmhurst museum, 150 s cottage hill ave, elmhurst, il (630) 834-0202
  • naturescapes meditative, abstract digital photography incorporating nature, landforms and the wisconsin landscape, atwood acupuncture center, 2045 atwood ave, madison, wi, oct 6-dec 1, opening oct 6 5-0pm
  • vertical found-object sculptures, café zoma, 2326 atwood ave, madison, wi, (608) 243-1300, may-sept
  • madison: people, places, and events monona ice photography, wisconsin academy’s steenbock gallery, 1922 university ave, madison, wi
  • sandbarren photography, bon appetite café, 805 williamson st, madison, wi, (608) 283-4266, opening oct 24 7-10pm