CV:2015

EDUCATION
2009    BFA (New Genres) - San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA
enrolled: 2005/6 University of Hawaii, Oahu (biotechnology)
enrolled: 2004/5 Reed College, Oregon (philosophy)

SOLO EXHIBITION
2014
Over The Rainbow - B4BEL4B Gallery, Oakland CA
2011
In the Kingdom of Charisma - Ever Gold Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Lotus Eater, ArtPadSF - Collectors Lounge , San Francisco, CA
2010
D∃C∀D∃NT - Basement Gallery, Oakland, CA
2009
Tomorrow is Eager/Anomalies of Phenomena - Collectively Grasp, San Francisco, CA

GROUP EXHIBITION
2015
Chrysalis Lens - Chuck Klaus Center for the Arts, Marymount California University, CA
Contact 2015- Honolulu Museum of Art School, Honolulu, HI
Crystal Beings - University City Science Center’s Esther Klein Gallery, Philadelphia
2014
Contact - Honolulu Museum of Art School, Honolulu, HI
Anniversary Group Show - Ever Gold Gallery, San Francisco CA
2013
Artists of Hawai'i - Honolulu Museum of Art, Honolulu, HI
2012
NOT APPLICABLE - The Armory Center for the Arts, Los Angeles CA
Codame Art + Tech Festival, San Francisco, CA
Welcome to New York! - Art in General, NY, NY
Keeping it Small - Gowanus Art Fair, Brooklyn, NY
2011
Summer in the City - Branch Gallery, Oakland, CA
The Disposable Film Festival - Castro Theater, San Francsico, CA
2010
UTS: Sidney International Animation Festival - University of Technology, Sidney, Australia
Urban Nomad: Video Art Exhibition - Taipei Contemporary Arts Center, Taipei, Taiwan
Digital Broadway - Broadway Cinema and Media Centre, Nottingham, UK
OneDotZero - Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center, Troy NY
So Simple Presents: Video Art Show - Downtown Independent, LA
WINDOUUS - EverGold Gallery - San Francisco, CA
Play For Keeps - Tribute Gallery, Portland, OR
2009
Craftwork - Art Center Nabi, Seoul, Korea
The Bedroom Suite - Razorwire, Oakland CA
Adventures in Motion. BFI Southbank, London UK
The New Young Turks - Baer Ridgway Exhibitions, San Francisco, CA
Big Bad Wolf - Rene Francisco Studio Havana, Cuba
I Love To Turn You On - Ever Gold Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2008
Can You Tell Me How to Get... -Go For a Loop Gallery. San Francisco, CA
Architects of the Unknown - 646 Kearny. San Francisco, CA
2007
Flash Lighting - Swell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

RESIDENCIES
2011
Artist in Residence (video) - Headlands Center For the Arts, Sausalito, CA
Artist in Residence (installation/video) - Ever Gold Gallery, San Francisco CA

RECOGNITION
2013
Violette Wong Hu Award - Honolulu HI
Sharon & Thurston Twigg-Smith Purchase for the Collection of the Honolulu Museum of Art

BIBLIOGRAPHY
2016 Nature's Art Forms: The Creators Project, Vice
2016 ArtPin: Crystals Inspired The Stunning Work Of These 8 Artists
2015 VSCO Artist Initiative : Work in Progress
2014 Artist’s Stunning, Homegrown Crystal Sculptures Will Decay for Trillions of Years : PSFK
2010 Bees And Trees: Chris Ritson - Featured Artist
2009 OurYoungArt: A Get Together With Chris Ritson