b. 1986, Bismarck, ND.
Lives and works in Detroit, MI.
2021 MFA Candidate, Painting, Yale School of Art
2009 BA, Philosophy, Michigan State University
2017 Elaine de Kooning House
2015 Kresge Fellow in Visual Art, Kresge Foundation
Red Yellow Blue, Popp's Packing, Hamtramck, MI.
There is No Heaven for Concepts, N'Namdi Center for Contemporary Art, Detroit, MI.
We don't really know each other, Yale University, Green Gallery.
BURNT, Marlborough Contemporary, New York, NY. Curated by Leo Fitzpatrick.
Something Green, Reyes Finn, Birmingham, MI.
Summer Trip, Tripoli Gallery, Southampton, NY. Curated by
Vermut, Jonathan Rajewski & Michael Swaney, Aloïse, Barcelona, Spain.
99 Cents or Less, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, Detroit, MI.
Undercover Boss, Reyes Finn, Birmingham, MI.
How High, Left Field Projects, San Luis Obispo, CA.
De Facto Detroit, College for Creative Studies, Center Gallery, Detroit, MI.
DET TO LAX, LAX TO DET, Los Angeles Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA. Curated by Chanel Von Habsburg-Lothringen.
Creative Expressions, College for Creative Studies, Center Gallery, Detroit, MI.
Mary Ann Aitken, John Maggie, Jonathan Rajewski, Jack Hanley Gallery, New York, NY.
Big Painting Show, 333 Midland, Highland Park, MI.
Abstract Currents, in conjunction with Inventing Abstraction, 1910-1925, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY.
Prolonged Exposure, The Invisible Dog, Brooklyn, NY.
Chris Riddell & Associates, Mike Kelley's Mobile Homestead, Museum of Contepmorary Art Detroit, 2018.
Interpretive Steganography, Underword 3, 1480 Gratiot, Detroit, MI, 2014.
Interpretive Stenography, Underword 2, Detroit Public Library, Detroit, MI, 2013.
99 Cents or Less, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, Karma, New York, NY, 2018.
DET TO LAX, LAX TO DET, Los Angeles Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA, 2015.
On James Dean Fuson
"Essay'd," Wayne State University Press, April 2019, http://essayd.org/?p=2756
On Chris Riddell
"Essay'd," Wayne State University Press, July 2018, https://essayd.org/?p=2328
On Yusef Qualls-El
"Essay'd," Wayne State University Press, April 2018, https://essayd.org/?p=2194
Prison, Poetry, and the Internet, The Exhibitionist (MIT Press), 2014.
ART < WORK, Museum of the Fucking Future, co-authored with michael phillip brown, Mousse Magazine, 2013.