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, Azusa Pacific University, Azusa 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

“Artist Spotlight.” BOOOOOOOM, Fri. 17 March 2017.

Batykefer, Erin. “Featuring Visual Artist.” The Library as Incubator Project. Tues. 7 February 2017.

D’Agostino, Paul. “Best Art Exhibits of 201.” Brooklyn Magazine. Thurs. 3 December 2015.

The Bedroom. 24 June 2013.

Take Turns. 15 May 2013.

James Franco Presents Rabbit TV: Episode 7 (video) 13 March 2012.

Wakefield, Kylie Jane. “Art on Display at Historically Rich 196 Guernsey.” The Greenpoint Gazette 25 August 2011: p. 2 (color photo). Print.

Crest, Russ. “Alisa Ochoa’s Psychedelic Test Patterns.” Beautiful Decay Blog. 26 April 2011.

Chang, Talisa. “Brave Brooklyn/ OSA.” The Greenpoint Gazette 10 December 2009: front page (color photo). Print.

Vartanian, Hrag. “Art Exhibit as Swap Meet: Have a Painting? Leave a Painting. Need a Painting? Take a Painting.” art21 magazine. Tues. 23 September 2008.

Bruce, Allison. “A Lesson in Corporate Creativity.” Ventura County Star 13 May 2005: p 128. Print.

“Collide-A-Scope Mural Unveiled.” 93106 2 May 2005: front page (photo). Print.

Finch, Charlie. “Christmas Shopping.” artnet Tues. 21 December 2004.

Petri, Sanam.“Sounds Beautiful.” Santa Barbara Independent 7 October 2004: p 33. Print.

Crosby, Gregory. “Escaping the Colony.” Las Vegas City Life Weekly 15 July 2004: p 46. Print.

Ziegler, Ellen. “Exhibit Explores Behavior Patterns.” The View 9 July 2004: p 11. Print.

Lewis, Danny. “Do It Together.” Daily Nexus 20 May 2004: p 7. Print.

Ollman, Leah. “No Fuzz and a Few Feathers.” Los Angeles Times 6 February 2004: pp E31-32. Print.

Woodward, Joseph. “Interior Speculations.” Santa Barbara News-Press 11 June 2003: p D3. Print.

Roden, Steve. “Alisa Ochoa.” Meanwhile…: pp 20-21 (color photos). Print.

Pagel, David. “Women Lost In Their Multimedia Reveries.” Los Angeles Times 22 November 2002: p. E21. Print.

Twardy, Chuck. “Art and Lit.” Las Vegas Weekly 7 June 2001: p 39. Print.

Robertson, Alonza. “Cover Draws Calls.” Las Vegas Review Journal 26 July 1995: B1. Print.

 

ARTIST LECTURES

2009

University of Arizona, Tucson

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 designed 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.