EDUCATION:

2014 MFA Fine Arts, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA

1999 BA English, Trinity College, Hartford, CT

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS (contact artist for full CV)

Solo:

2016 Abshar: Cascade, Fine Arts Complex 1101, Tempe, AZ

2014 Material, Helen and Abraham Bolsky Gallery, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA

2013 Dialogues, Proxy Gallery, 10455 Jefferson Blvd, Los Angeles, CA

Group:

2019 Online Feature, Field Projects Gallery, New York, New York

2019 Fresh 2019, SoLA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2018 Salon 2018, Peripheral Vision Press, New York, NY

2017 Peace Love and Light, Kunstraum-Dreieich Gallery, Dreieich, Germany

2017 LA Painting: Formalism to Street Art, Bruno David Gallery, Clayton, MO

2017 Bitter Candy, Gallery II, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

2017 Black & White, Deutsche Bildung AG, Frankfurt, Germany

2017 live/work, Red Mill Gallery, Johnson, VT

2016 BLIND SPOT, Design Matters, Los Angeles, CA

2016 British Invasion, MOAH (Museum of Art and History), Lancaster, CA

2016 On the Verge of an Image: Considering Marjorie Keller, The Gamble House, Pasadena, CA; Curated by LAND (Los Angeles Nomadic Division)

2016 Homing Pigeon—travelling photo exhibit, Los Angeles, USA; Tokyo, Yokohama, Kyoto, Japan; Turku, Naantali, Finland

2016 Allusive Moment, MiM Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2016 Doppelgänger, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA

2015 Testament: Installations by Shiva Aliabadi and Allison Peck, Elephant Art Space, Los Angeles, CA

2015 Uncanny, MuzeuMM Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2015 Of Silence, Outpost Projects and Tilt/Export, Curated by Jenene Nagy, Yucca Valley, CA

2015 Splitting Light, University of Buffalo Art Gallery, Center for the Arts, Buffalo, NY

2015 An Odyssey—10 Years at TAM, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA

2015 Yokohama-Tokyo-Los Angeles Triennial, Yokohama, Japan

2015 LA n CV 2, Choachella Valley Art Center, Indio, CA

FELLOWSHIPS AND RESIDENCIES:

2020 Banff Artist-in-Residence, Banff, Alberta, Canada

2019 Artist-in-Residence, Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY

2018 Publication Fellowship, Peripheral Vision Press, New York, NY

2016 Artist-in-Residence, Summer Residency Program, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

2014 Artist-in-Residence, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont

2014 Fellow, Otis-Sandberg Residency Exchange Fellowship, Amsterdam, Netherlands

2013 Anderson Ranch, Instruction by Jenene Nagy, Snowmass Village, CO

2011 Artist-in-Residence, Summer Residency Program, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

2004-2010 Summer Writing Program, Naropa University, Boulder, CO

2002 Fine Arts Work Center, Instruction by John Yau, Provincetown, MA

2014 GLAMFA, California State University, Long Beach, CA

2014 Another Thing Coming, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA

2014 Itch, Scratch, Scar, Fellows of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

2014 Potential Bodies, Space at 10455 Jefferson Blvd, Culver City, CA

2014 ELEVEN, Bolsky Gallery, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA

2014 Tip the Wink, The Institute of Jamais Vu, London, England

2014 MAS (Ltd Ed), Studio 17, San Francisco, CA

2014 Out of Place, Historic Villa Riviera, Long Beach, CA

2013 MAS ATTACK 2, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA

2013 Los Angeles Juried Biennial at Barnsdall Park, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

PUBLICATIONS AND PODCASTS:

ARTRA Curatorial. “EmergentPresence: Eight LA Artists You Should Know,” FABRIK, Issue 23, February, 2014.www.fabrik.la

Bode, Katie. “On the Verge of anImage: Considering Marjorie Keller by LAND at the Gamble House,” carla, October21, 2016. www.contemporaryartreview.la

2019 Brommel, Joe. Shiva Aliabadi, Artist-in-Residence, Interview with Joe Brommel, Wassaic Project, May 2019. https://www.wassaicproject.org/artists/artist-profiles/list/shiva-aliabadi

Cadigan, Morgan. Interview, seeMag,Issue 2, Los Angeles, CA: seeMagazine, 2014.

Clark, Artemis Marie Dolores. "Art+ Architecture: On the Verge of an Image at The Gamble House," Tenoversix, December, 10, 2016, www.tenover6.com

Dabkowski, Colin. “In LivingColor, UB Explores Boundaries of Perception,” The Buffalo News, October 19, 2015, www.buffalo.com

Johnson, Cooper. "GalleryRounds: Allusive Moment, MiM Gallery," Artillery Magazine. June 13, 2016, www.artillerymag.com

Kapon, Annetta. Proxy Gallery:2013-2016. Los Angeles, CA: Annetta Kapon, 2016.

Knight, Christopher. “Object lessons at Torrance Art Museum’s ‘Another Thing Coming," Los Angeles Times, September 8, 2014.

New American Paintings, No. 117 (2015), MFA Annual

New American Paintings, No. 115 (2014), Pacific Coast Issue

Osborne-Bartucca, Kristen.“Another Thing Coming, New Sculpture at Torrance Art Museum,” Artillery Magazine, September 30, 2014.

Osborne-Bartucca, Kristen, Interview, Contemporary Art Podcast, April 22, 2015. www.contemporaryartpodcast.com

Taylor, Jack. “Week 2—Artist Interview—Shiva Aliabadi,” September 8, 2014. jackandrewtaylor.wordpress.com

CURATORIAL:

2017 Bitter Candy, Gallery II, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

2015 Uncanny, MuzeuMM Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2013 Rare Treat, Space at 10455 Jefferson Blvd, Culver City, CA

2011 Exchange,The Vortex Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2011 The Balancing Act: Theory and Practice Art Exhibit, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA

2009 Sound Show, The Other Side Arts, Aurora, CO

2007 Floricanto, 3-Day Performance in April at Naropa University, Boulder, CO

2006 The Word in the Wall, Naropa University, Boulder, CO

AWARDS:

2014 Vermont Studio Center Residency Grant, Johnson, VT

2014 Otis-Sandberg Fellowship, Los Angeles, CA/ Amsterdam, Netherlands

2013-2014 Otis Institutional Grant, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA

2013 Second Place Award, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles CA

2012- 2013 Otis Institutional Grant, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA

2012 Otis Franklin Grant, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA

2005 Graduate Student Council’s Travel Award, Clark University

2004 Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award, Clark University

BLOG: Pulse Stream, https://pulsestream.wordpress.com

2018 Glitter Guns, Cold Hard Cash, and Libtards: Natalie Baxter’s Plush Nerve, June 27, Pulse Stream, https://pulsestream.wordpress.com

2017 One Giant Nervous Laugh: The Complex Work of Yoshie Sakai, October 4, Pulse Stream, https://pulsestream.wordpress.com

2016 Interview with Tessie Salcido Whitmore, December 6, Pulse Stream, https://pulsestream.wordpress.com

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