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SOLO EXHIBITIONS (2000-2014)
   2014 Mystery Wreck 2, Future Studios, Los Angeles, CA
   2012 Mystery Wreck Installation, Future Studios, Highland Park, CA
   2011 Mystery Wreck Installation, Future Studios, Highland Park, CA
   2010 New Works of a Perplexing Nature, Loft 204, Claremont, CA
   2008 Dan Van Clapp, James Gray Gallery, Bergamot Station, LA, CA
   2007 Homeland Sale, 825 Gallery, LA, CA
   2006 An Installation at Phantom Gallery, Santa Fe Lofts, LA, CA
   2005 Dan Van Clapp, Claremont Community Foundation, Claremont, CA
   2004 The Collection, 825 Gallery, LA, CA
   2003 Beyond Function, The Folk Tree Collection, Pasadena, CA
 
TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS (2000-2014)
   2013 Geographically Incorrect, Ground Space Projects, Los Angeles, CA
   2010 Body Parts, Folk Tree, Pasadena, CA
   2007 Go Figure, Platte Gallery, American Jewish University, Bel Air, CA
   2000 Neo Mythical, Hamilton Galleries, LA, CA
 
GROUP EXHIBITIONS (2000-2014)
   2014 Orale!, Harwood Museum, University of New Mexico. Taos, New Mexico, (Catalogue)
   2013 The Senorita of the River, Coagula Curatorial, Los Angeles, CA
   2013 The Search, Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles, CA
   2012 Neo-Americana, Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles, CA
   2012 Didactic, Mt. San Antonio College, Walnut, CA
   2009 ODdDuck, Tinlark Gallery, Cross Roads of the World, Hollywood, CA
   2008 Group Show, The Hive Gallery, LA, CA
Just How Does a Patriot Act?, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA
Aurora, 825 Gallery, LA, CA
Group Show, B C Space, Laguna, CA
What Next?, Sparc Gallery, Venice, CA
East in Eden, Kellogg University Art Gallery, Cal Poly, Pomona, CA
   2007 Gem, with Kent Twitchell, Roland Reiss and Michael C. McMillen; 825 Gallery, LA, CA
25th Annual Art Scene Magazine Dinner and Show, LACMA, LA, CA
   2006 Tis the Season, James Gray Gallery, Bergamont Station, Santa Monica, CA
American Artists and their Tour of Korea, Gallery Ann, March 2006, Seoul, Korea
Dolls Dolls Dolls, The Hive Gallery, Spring Street, LA, CA
Inversion, Mt. San Antonio College Art Gallery, Walnut, CA
   2005 Southern California Open Show (Juror: Wesley Jessup, Executive Director, PMCA), 825 Gallery, LA, CA
Petite Works III, 825 Gallery, Bergamont Station, Santa Monica, CA
Los Angeles Juried Exhibition (Juror: James Elaine, Curator, Hammer Museum, UCLA), Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Barnsdall Park, LA, CA
Quick Draw, Film & Video, 825 Gallery, LA, CA
   2004 Open Show (Juror: James Elaine, Curator, Hammer Museum, UCLA), 825 Gallery, LA, CA
The F-Stops Here (Juror: Tim Wride, Curator of Photography, LACMA), 825 Gallery, LA, CA
Visual Vernacular, 825 Gallery, LA, CA
Homeland Security, 825 Gallery, LA, CA
The Art of Recycling, The Folk Tree Collection, Pasadena, CA
Petite Works, 825 Gallery, Bergamont Station, Santa Monica, CA
Hamilton Galleries, Beverly Hills, CA/Santa Monica, CA
The 50/50 Show, 825 Gallery, LA, CA
 
SELECTED PRIVATE/PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Sharon Osbourne, Los Angeles
Paul Ruscha, Santa Monica, California
Van Straelen Museum, Galapagos Island, Ecuador
Zoological Society of San Diego, San Diego, California
 
AWARDS/GRANTS/COMMISSIONS/LECTURES
   2005 The Alchemy of Paint, Rust and Dust, Cal Tech, Pasadena, California
Artist in Residence/Caste Neu, France/Los Angeles Artist Association
   1971 Artist in residence, national selection, Tamarind Institute of Lithography Albuquerque, New Mexico
 
ABOUT THE ARTIST
"Mystery Wreck 2" NELArt News, Vol 2 No. 6, September 2014.
"Now You See It...," Calendar Weekend, Los Angeles Times, 28 December 2006, E-23, 24, illus.
Arts and Culture, Los Angeles Downtown News, 4 December 2006. vol. 35, no. 49.
"The Pop Life," The Arts, New York Times, 20 February 2003, sec. B, 3, illus.
Art in America 2002 Guide, 1630, 29. Hamilton Galleries.
A Community of Angels Los Angeles, (Santa Monica: Angel City Press, 2001).
 
EDUCATION
M.F.A., 1973, Painting, University of California, Los Angeles
B.A., 1968, Painting, San Diego State University, San Diego