RESUME

EXHIBITIONS

2017

Nasty Women, Knockdown Center, Queens, NY.

2016

12 x 12 x 12, Black Ball Project, Brooklyn, NY.

Out of Body, LAUNCH LA, Los Angeles, CA. Curated by Rema Ghuloum.

2015

12 x 12 x 12, Black Ball Project, Brooklyn, NY.

Whizzer, Black Ball Project, Brooklyn, NY.

Show #28: Impossible Geometries, Field Projects, New York, NY. Curated by Lauren Haynes.

We Heart Japan, Duke Gallery, Azuza Pacific University, Azuza CA. Curated by Jay Lizo.

2013

Published by the Artist, International Print Center of New York, NY. Organized by Planthouse.

The Exiles, 16 Wilson Avenue, Brooklyn, NY. Hosted by Deborah Brown.

Give me a SIGN, LaunchPad, Brooklyn, NY. Curated by Katya Grokhovsky.

2012

Old Masters/Fresh Paint, TNC Gallery, New York, NY.

Hello Earth, The Loom Gallery, Brooklyn, NY. Curated by Sophie Grant.

2011

New York Types, ADC Gallery, New York, NY.

196 Guernsey, Guernsey Space, Brooklyn, NY. Curated by Ginger Cofield, Lauren Haynes and Sarah Thompson.

micro-topologies, IHC Platform, Santa Barbara, CA.

2010

Three Millionth Volume, UCSB Library, Santa Barbara, CA.

Domestic City, Kidd Yellin, Brooklyn, NY. Organized by Nichole van Beek and Vincent Contarino.

Lonely Fire, Camel Art Space, Brooklyn, NY. Curated by Julian Calero and Chris Rawson.

2009

Small Works Show, 440 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY. Juried by Charles Long.

Out of Sorts, Studio Miko, Brooklyn, NY. Organized by Amber McMillan.

Postcards from the Edge, Metro Pictures, New York, NY.

2008

HapLapNapTap, Chashama, New York, NY. Curated by Erik Sanner and Anna Ogier-Bloomer.

Lend Me Your Ears, James Cohan Gallery, New York, NY. Organized by Christopher Rawson.

Small Works Show, 440 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY. Juried by David Humphrey.

Alter(native) Spaces, LAX International Airport, Los Angeles, CA. Curated by Jay Lizo.

A/V, Blue Seats, New York, NY. Organized by Nichole van Beek.

Benefit, Lower East Side Printshop, New York, NY.

Spills, Concrete Walls Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.

2007

Postcards from the Edge, James Cohan Gallery, New York, NY.

Open Book, Sara Meltzer Gallery, New York, NY. In tandem with Ceci n’est pas.

2006

A Store, Hayes Valley Market Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

2005

Protubrance(s), Buia Gallery, New York, NY.

2004

Colony, Donna Beam Fine Arts Gallery, Las Vegas, NV. On Board and Awake, UCEN, Santa Barbara, CA.

Sympathy Palace, POST Gallery, Los Angles, CA. Curated by Laurel Beckman.

2003

Meanwhile…, Frumkin-Duvall Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.

Sunbeams of Health, 1434 Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA. (solo)

2002

Girl on Girl, Miller Durazo Contemporary Artists Projects, Los Angeles, CA. Curated by Sherin Guirguis-Barrie.

9 Good Reasons to Take Up Piano Lessons, 1434 Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA.

I Left My Baby at the Supermarket and All I Got Were These Lousy Prints, 1434 Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA.

2001

Special, Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, NV.

Annual Juried Student Art Show, Donna Beam Gallery, Las Vegas, NV. Juried by Michael Reafsynder.

Untitled, Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, NV. Juried by Libby Lumpkin.

2000

10, Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, NV. Juried by Anita Jung.

Happy Tails Are Here, Grant Hall Gallery, Las Vegas, NV. (solo)

1999

Annual Juried Student Art Show, Donna Beam Gallery, Las Vegas, NV. Juried by Ingrid Calame.

 

GRANTS & AWARDS

2011

Artist in Residence, Hunter College Ceramic Department, New York, NY.

Bob and Peggy Culbertson Scholarship, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC.

2003—2004

UCSB College of Creative Studies Post-Graduate Fellowship, Santa Barbara, CA.

2002—2003

Arts Affiliate Award, Santa Barbara, CA.

Steven Cortwright Memorial Award, Santa Barbara, CA.

2001—2002

Doctoral Scholar Fellowship, Santa Barbara, CA.

1997

Mary Alice Devos Fine Art Scholarship, Las Vegas, NV.

1996

Nevada Gaming Foundation Scholarship, Las Vegas, NV.

Boulder City Art Guild Scholarship, Boulder City, NV.

1995

The Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation Summer Seminar, Colorado Springs, CO.

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

PRINT MEDIA

2011

Kylie Jane Wakefield, “Art on Display at Historically Rich 196 Guernsey,” The Greenpoint Gazette,  p. 2 (color photo)

2009

Talisa Chang, “Brave Brooklyn/ OSA,” The Greenpoint Gazette, front page (color photo)

2008

The Poetics of Cloth: African Textiles/Recent Art (exhibition catalogue), New York, Grey Art Gallery, New York University. Edited by Lynn Gumpert, p. 106 (acknowledgment)

2007

Ingrid Calame: Constellations (exhibition catalogue), New York: James Cohan Gallery. Essays by Karen Lang and Pepe Karmel, p.13 (color photo)

2005

Allison Bruce, “A Lesson in Corporate Creativity,” Ventura County Star, May 13, p 128

“Collide-A-Scope Mural Unveiled,” 93106 (picture)

2004

Sanam Petri, “Sounds Beautiful,” Santa Barbara Independent, October 7, p 33

Gregory Crosby, “Escaping the Colony,” Las Vegas City Life, July 15-21, p 46

Ellen Ziegler, “Exhibit Explores Behavior Patterns,” The View, July 9, p 11

Danny Lewis, “Do It Together,” Daily Nexus, May 20, p 7

Leah Ollman, “No Fuzz and a Few Feathers,” Los Angeles Times, February 6, pp E31-32

2003

Joseph Woodward, “Interior Speculations,” Santa Barbara News-Press, June 11, p D3

Steve Roden, “Alisa Ochoa,” Meanwhile… (exhibition catalogue), pp 20-21 (color photos)

2002

David Pagel, “Women Lost In Their Multimedia Reveries,” Los Angeles Times, November 22, p. E21

2001

Chuck Twardy, “Art and Lit,” Las Vegas Weekly, June 7, p 39

1995

Alonza Robertson, “Cover Draws Calls,” Las Vegas Review Journal, July 26, B1-3

RADIO/ TV

2012

James Franco Presents Rabbit TV, Episode 7 (video) 

ONLINE PERIODICALS/ BLOGS

2017

Artist Spotlight, BOOOOOOOM

Erinn Batykefer, "Featuring Visual Artist," The Library as Incubator Project

2015

Paul D'Agostino, "Best Art Exhibits of 2015," Brooklyn Magazine

2013

The Bedroom

Take Turns

 2011

Amir Fallah, “Alisa Ochoa’s Psychedelic Test Patterns," Beautiful Decay Blog 

2008

Hrag Vartanian, “Art Exhibit as Swap Meet: Have a Painting? Leave a Painting. Need a Painting? Take a Painting," art21 blog (color photo) 

2004

Charlie Finch, “Christmas Shopping”, artnet, December 21. www.artnet.com 

 

ARTIST LECTURES

2009

University of Arizona, Tuscon

2005

Friendship Manor Retirement Home, Goleta, CA.

2004

Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA.

Donna Beam Fine Arts Gallery, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

 

CURATORIAL

2004

D.I.T. One Night Art Situation, Storefront, LA, collaborative undergraduate and graduate work.

Cover Your Hairy Chest, 1434 Gallery, UCSB, student t-shirts. Co-Curated with Eli Neugeboren.

2003

MEUving Right Along, Mobile Space, Santa Barbara, student prints and artist’s books.

Sunny D’s, 1434 Gallery, diverse range of works by 4D Fundamental students.