May 2011

Performance/Art at Seattle City Hall features my collaborative work with performers, alongside three other local photographers.


April 2011

New York's feature shoot blog showcases Beaster and Bearfeature shoot header

Soil Gallery presents "Dug" from April 6-30. There are two pieces from Reclamations in the show.

March 2011

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Degenerate Art Ensemble presents their work at the Frye Art Museum from March 19 through June 19th. I have several photographs in the show.

February 2011

My photo of the Olympic National Forest is in a new German book presented at the Berlinale in February, with the intention of helping fund the planting of 10,000 trees around Berlin.

December 2010

Headmaster Magazine presents a portfolio of photographs featuring handsome men in a naturalist setting.

October 2010

From October 9, 2010 - January 2, 2011, Seattle’s Frye Art Museum presents Implied Violence: Yes and More and Yes and Yes and Why, and I have several photographs and video in the show. This exhibition will provide an in-depth look at Implied Violence’s exploration of altered states, elemental, highly charged materials, and the shifting status of their objects from installation to prop to relic, especially as they manifest themselves in IV’s most ambitious work to date, The Dorothy K, recently presented at the prestigious Donau Festival in Krems, Austria.

September 2010
Suggestions of a Life Being Lived shows at SF Camerawork from September 9-October 23. This contemporary survey of queer artists begins from a place of “outness” and considers how a sense of liberated queerness is pursued and mediated within public spaces and behaviors. I have four pieces in the show from the Reclamations series.

May 2010
My Super-8 film, Making Ends Meet, plays at the Seattle Erotic Art Festival.

April 2010
Implied Violence
Collaboration with performance art group Implied Violence leads to all of us going to Austria for the Donau Festival. Pieces from our collaboration will be displayed at the Frye Art Museum this fall.

Solo show of pieces from Milky, Bound and Wild Boys at Everett Community College's Russell Day Gallery.

October 2009
My Super-8 film, Making Ends Meet, debuts at the Seattle Lesbian and Gay Film Festival at 6pm, October 22 at the Egyptian Theater.

Milky book signing at NY Art Book Fair.

September 2009
Milky book release party at NYC's Nowhere Bar, Tuesday, September 29, 2009 at 10:00pm.
Hosted by DJ Damian Cote with DJs Smiller and Shannon of They Shoot Homos Don’t They?  More info here.

August 2009

My first book is out: Milky, a 24-page, signed and editioned hardcover book with an original tipped-in photograph in each book is available through Decode Books.

July 2009
Two photographs were purchased for Seattle City Light's Portable Works Collection and are on display in a group show at the Seattle Municipal Tower Gallery from July 1-September 29.

May 2009
The Reclamations series appears in Gay Men Play at the New York Photo Festival, curated by London-based photobook publisher Chris Boot.

November 2008
Art Lies, a contemporary art journal, reviews Digitalia: Intimacy in the Hyperreal at the Deborah Colton Gallery in Houston.

Printed Matter published Queer Zines, the first historical survey of serial, independent publications with a queer sensibility. The exhibition describes the trajectory of queer zine publishing from the early 70s to today - and I'm lucky enough to be included in it.

JOSH is a new publication out of New York City. They've chosen two of my photographs for their inaugural issue, which is now sold out.

October 2008
Gay Times of London interviewed me on the politics behind my work and includes my Proof of Homosexuality in Nature in the latest issue as well as in their virtual gallery in Second Life.

September 2008
Seattle School invited me to create a performance piece for their STRIKETHROUGH series. Bruised Fruit is being performed Monday, September 29 at the Rendezvous' Jewel Box Theater. Nobody is invited, nor can anyone attend. Curious? Read the last paragraph in The Stranger's article The Madness of STRIKETHROUGH - A Performance Series to Which Nobody Is Invited

July 2008
Searching for Clues from my Wild Boys series appears in Cut and Paste, a group show at the Kirkland Arts Center, through August 9th.

May 2008
Images from my consequences of falling in love series are featured on the cover and inside the latest issue of the smart and irreverent PISSZINE from Milan. Also featured are works by my favorites: musicians Matmos and Viennese photographer Matthias Hermann! Order yours online through the pisszine link above.

April 2008
Two 5"x8" limited-edition accordion books of filthy, naughty photographs are now available for purchase. Pee Forest andthe consequences of falling in love are both printed on archival paper and hand-bound with cloth covers. There are a few copies of each book left. Click on a title to see a larger version and you can buy one through me.

March 2008
The Milky Series appear in SNAP!, the AIDS Committee of Toronto’s annual photographic fundraiser featuring a live auction of curated art, a silent auction, and photo competition.

February 2008
My Milky Self Portrait appears in 40 Portraits/40 Artists, a group show at the Gallery One, Ellensburg, WA.

January 2008
Several pieces from Bound appear in Digitalia: Intimacy in the Hyperreal, a group show at the Deborah Colton Gallery, Houston TX.

November 2007
Five pieces from Bound show at SAM Gallery, November 8–December 8, 2007
Artist Talk to Seattle Art Museum Council: Wednesday, November 28.

September-November 2007
Milky showed at Northern Georgia College & State University, a liberal arts Military college.

September 2007
Bound premieres at Davidson Contemporary in Seattle.

July 2007
New York Arts Magazine published my article, Queer Subversion, showcasing work from the Milky and Wild Boys series in their July / August 07 edition. Click here to see an online version of the article.

June 2007
The Espy Foundation granted me an artist residency for the entire month of June on the coast of Washington to complete post-production for my upcoming Bound show.

, an art and fashion magazine out of Milan published a 10-page interview and portfolio of new work from Bound.