Steven Hull

BIOGRAPHY
1967Born, Lakewood, California.
1995B.F.A., California Institute of the Arts, Valencia.
1995-1997 Graduate School Federal Fellowship.
1997M.F.A., California Institute of the Arts, Valencia.
Lives in Oakland and Los Angeles
ONE ARTIST EXHIBITIONS
1998"Metal Beat," Rosamund Felsen Gallery, Santa Monica.
2002Galerie Rolf Ricke, Köln.
"Safe Exchange," Angstrom Gallery, Dallas.
"Both Ends Burning," Rosamund Felsen Gallery, Santa Monica.
"Torch Song Doodle," Angstrom Gallery, Dallas.
2004"Giggles," Angstrom Gallery, Dallas.
"I did not come here to share," Steven Wolf Fine Arts, San Francisco.
Rosamund Felsen Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.
2005"Doing Summersaults into Glass,' Project Space, Rosamund Felsen Gallery,
Santa Monica, CA.
2006Rosamund Felsen Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.
2007"Project space, Steven Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, Ca.
2009Rosamund Felsen Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.
Galerie Schmidt MacZolleck, Köln, Germany.
2011Rosamund Felsen Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.
2012"Waiting for the Love Boat," Rosamund Felsen Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.
GROUP EXHIBITIONS
1995Graduation Class, California Institute of the Arts," The Temporary Contemporary, MOCA, Los Angeles.
1997"Some Young Fun," Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica
1998"Color Me Mine," curated by Steve Criqui and Michelle Guy, Los
Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles.
"Notions of the Home Invasion," Gallery 25, Fresno, California.
"Contact," organized by Joan Hugo, The Brewery Project, Los Angeles.
1999"Pasadena Adjacent," Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica.
"Morgenrot in Los Angeles," Galerie Rolf Ricke, Köln.
2000"Shimmer," curated by Thomas Lawson, Los Angeles Municipal
Art Gallery, Barnsdall Art Park, Los Angeles.
"Looks," installation as part of 4-person exhibition, Angstrom Gallery, Dallas.
"Haulin' Ass, Pierogi in Los Angeles," POST Gallery, Los Angeles.
"New Now sounds of Today!," CD compilation published by Art issues. press,
Los Angeles.
Neues Museum, Staatliches Museum für Kunst und Design, Nürnberg.
2001White Snake," organized by Terri Phillips and Eika Aoshima,
Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles.
"Delicious," Galerie Rolf Ricke, Köln, and Roger Smith Gallery, New York.
"are 'friends' electric?," Angstrom Gallery, Dallas.
"Miss World 1972: A Free-Form Art Show by Daniel Reich," Daniel's
Reich's Apartment, New York.
2002"Einfach Kunst, Sammlung Rolf Ricke," Neuesmuseum, Staatliches
Museum für Kunst und Design, Nürnberg .
"Wallpower," Dallas Center for Contempory Art, Dallas.
"San Diego Musuem Benefit Exhibition," San Diego Museum of Art,
San Diego
2003"Schokolade, was denn sonst. Sammlung Rolf Ricke," Kunstraum
Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria.
"Chocolate, What Else," Galerie Rolf Ricke, Köln, Germany.
"Perpetuum Mobile: 40 Years Galerie Rolf Ricke," curated by Gunter Umberg,
Galerie Rolf Ricke, Köln, Germany
2004"The Sneeze 80x80 project," curated by Peter Lloyd Lewis and Natasha
Makowski, Gazon Rouge Gallery, June 2004 Summer Olympics, Athens,
Greece.
"Human Presence: The Geometry of Color/The Singular Body," San Diego
Museum of Art, San Diego.
2005"Especial," Galerie Schmidt Maczollek, Köln, Germany
2007"Super Secret Cache," Angstrom Gallery, Los Angeles
"Das Kapital" Frankfurt
" Machine Imaginaire," Lisa Boyle Gallery, Chicago
"The Sneeze 80x80 project," curated by Peter Lloyd Lewis and
Natasha Makowski, Iziko South African National Gallery. June-
October 2007
2008"Sterling Rainbow," Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX.
"The Sneeze 80 x 80 Project" curated by Peter Lloyd Lewis and Natasha Makowski,
Grahamstown, South Africa; Johannesburg, South Africa; Reed Gallery, Cincinnati, OH.
2009 "She Killed Kurt"
Curated by Isaac Hull
Tami Demaree, Steven Hull, April Totten, Donnie Stroud, 2009 AT POST GALLERY LA,
"Landscape Memories II ," AT as Cienegas Projects GROUP EXHIBITION, 2009.
"SCORES" AT LAWRIMORE PROJECTS, SEATTLE 2009. BY ROBERT CROUCH.
"LOVABLE LIKE ORPHAN KITTENS AND BASTARD CHILDREN", THE GREEN GALLERY,
EAST MILWANKEE, 2009 BY Kristin Calabrese
2010"Collection 3," La Fondation pour l'art Contemporain Claudine et Jean Claude Salomon, Alex, Haute-Savoie, France.
2011 "Sculpture Gardens," Las Cienegas Projects, Los Angeles, CA
"The Optimist's Parking Lot," Beacon Arts Building, Los Angeles, CA.
"Hanging Gardens," Beacon Arts Building, Los Angeles, CA
SPECIAL PROJECTS
1995"Alternative Space 6161," 6161 Santa Monica Blvd., Los Angeles. First Show:
Dante Brebner and Barry Morse, February (Two-person show).

Second Show: Allison Hollingsworth and Julie Becker, April (Two-person show).

"Hanky Panky," A402 Gallery, California Institute of the Arts,
Valencia, December.
1997"Blind Date," Anonymous and random collaborations between 31 visual artists
Rock, California.Compiled and edited Blind Date, catalogue of 31 artists and
31 writers collaborations, Foundation Press, Santa Monica.
1998"I'm Still in Love With You," exhibition of 39 visual artists and 39 writers
responding to Al Green' s 1972 album, "I'm Still in Love With You,
"Women's 20th Century Club, Eagle Rock (catalog).Compiled and edited
I'm Still in Love with You, catalogue with vinyl record and CD, Rainbo
Records, Santa Monica.
1998"Project Wall," rotating exhibition of artist's wall paintings and projects,
Rosamund Felsen Gallery, Santa Monica. Artists included: Sam Durant, Simon
Leung, Nils Norman, Paul Noble, Kori Newkirk, Terri Phillips, Jonathan
Monk, Isabell Heimerdinger.
1999"Landscape Memories," project wall group exhibition, Rosamund Felsen
Gallery, Santa Monica.

"Misty Roses," project wall with Georgina Starr, Angstrom Gallery.
2001"Song Poems," exhibition and 3 CD catalogue of 43 original lyrics, songs,
videos, album art and posters, Cohan Leslie Brown Gallery, New York,
2002"Song Poems," exhibition and 3 CD catalogue of 43 original lyrics, songs,
videos, album art and posters at Rosamund Felsen Gallery, Santa Monica;
performances at The Palace Downtown, Los Angeles.
2004"Abnormal," Curated project with students of Otis College of Art and Design,
Los Angeles

"Marcos Rosales and Kaz Oshiro," Angstrom Gallery, Dallas.
2005Established and maintains Nothing Moments Publishing Company.
Postcards from the Easy Bay, text by Stewart Lindh & Jon Wagner, Ed. of 1000,
Box of 30 postcards.

"AB-OVO," exhibition and catalogue, MMPI test into children's stories with
illustrations, Steven Wolf Gallery, San Francisco. Published by Nothing
Moments Publishing.

"Death of Wizdem," by Laszlo Borsai. Illustrations by Steven Hull,
published by Nothing Moments Publishing.
Illustrations from AB-OVO, The Believer, November 2005
2006Book Release & Artists' Readings," Art Catalogues at Moca located in the
Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles.

"AB-OVO," exhibition and catalogue, MMPI test into children's stories with
illustrations, Arena 1, Santa Monica; Angstrom Gallery, Dallas. Published by
Nothing Moments Publishing.
2007 "Collaboration Ariel Pink with Separation Anxiety Violet Hull and Isaac Hull-
opening night performance, Angstrom Gallery, Los Angeles. "Nothing Moments
Publishing of 24 books each illustrated written and designed by different
participants. Project involves over 100 participants. Exhibition travelled
to Steve Turner Contemporary, Los Angeles; Silverman Gallery, San Francisco;
The Public Trust, Dallas, and Hollywood Art and Cultural Center, FL.

Artist Talks For the Fall 2009, Cal Arts, Odis, UCLA.
2008"Luna Luna in the Sky. Will you make me laugh or Cry?" Arena One, Santa Monica, CA,
artists make works in response to the moon, book of fictional stories and artist
illustrations accompany the exhibition.
2009 -2011"Las Cienegas Projects" is an artist-run curatorial project by Steven Hull.
2010"Assemblage" (Project Space), a group installation organized by Steven Hull including work by Dewey Ambrosino,
David Galbraith, Bill Komoski, Stefan Lochmüller and Marilyn Lowey. for Las Cienegas Projects.
PUBLICATIONS
1998 Compiled and edited Blind Date, catalogue of 31 artists and 31 writers collaborations,
Foundation Press, Santa Monica.
1998-1999 Compiled and edited I'm Still in Love with You, catalogue with vinyl record and CD, Rainbow
Records, Santa Monica.
2000-2001 Compiled and edited Song Poems, Catalogue with 3 CDs of 43 original lyrics, songs, and
album art with contributions by numerous writers, artists, and musicians.
2005Postcards from the Easy Bay, text by Stuart Lindh & Jon Wagner, ed. of 1000, box of 30 postcards.
2006 "Ab Ovo," Nothing Moments.
2007 "Nothing Moments Project."

"Three Boys Pose for a Camera," Nothing Moments Publications- Illustrations.
2008 "Luna Luna in the Sky. Will you make me laugh or Cry?" Nothing Moments Publications.
2009 "Landscape Memories II ," Book, 2009 88 pages,  e500. INTROW BY TONY WHITE.

"THE RUNNAWAY CUTTRESS" 2009 STORY by Trinie Dalton AND ILLUSTRATIONS
STEVEN HULL. SILK SCREENED BOOK. EDITION OF 100 WOOD COVER.
PUBLIC LECTURES, CONFERENCES, SEMINARS, ARTIST'S TALKS
1999Atists talk," MOCA Upper Level Donors guest lecture series, organized
by Ed Patuto and Lynn Frangos, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
2000Artist lecture, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles
2001Visiting artist, Cooper Union, New York.
Artist lecture (Spring), Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles.
Artist lecture (Fall), Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles.
Artist lecture, University of Southern California, Los Angeles.
Visiting artist, Loyola Marymount University, Art & Art History Department,
Los Angeles
2002Artist lecture (Fall), San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco.
2003Artist lecture (Spring), California Institute for the Arts, Valencia, CA.
Artist lecture (Fall), Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles.
2004 Artist lecture (Spring), California Institute for the Arts, Valencia, CA.
Artist lecture (Fall), Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles.
2006 Artist Lecture (Fall) University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
Artist Lecture, Angstrom Gallery, TX.
2007Artist lecture (Fall) University of Tennesse
Artist lecture, Angstrom, Dallas
2009 Artist lecture (Fall), California Institute for the Arts, Valencia, CA.
Artist lecture (Fall), Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles.
Artist lecture (Fall), University of California, Los Angeles.
2010 Artist lecture, University of California, Los Angeles.
2011 Artist lecture (Spring), California Institute for the Arts, Valencia, CA.
Artist lecture (Spring), Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles.
Artist lecture (Spring), University of California, Los Angeles.
AWARDS
2001Louis Comfort Tiffany Award
2009Joan Mitchell Foundation Award for Painting
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