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Solo Exhibitions

  • 1992
    Death or Glory World Tattoo Gallery, Chicago
  • 1993
    La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles
    Janet Fleisher Gallery, Philadelphia
  • 1994
    Sensitive Issues La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles
    Edward Thorp Gallery, New York
    Cavin-Morris, New York
  • 1995
    Flash Art Paintings Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco
    Drawings That Last a Lifetime Janet Fleisher Gallery, Philadelphia
  • 1997
    Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco
    Permanent Curios Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (catalog)
  • 1998
    Some Weird Beauty Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Boulder, CO
    Panoply of Wonders The Art Guys, Houston
    Bibelots Catharine Clark Gallery, San Francisco
  • 1999
    Tattooing the Invisible Man: Bodies of Work, 1955-1999 Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (catalog)
  • 2000
    2000 Dragons & Related Paintings Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (catalog)
  • 2001
    New Gods Catharine Clark Gallery, San Francisco
    2000 Dragons Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver, CO
    Asian Waves Babilonia 1808, Berkeley, CA
  • 2002
    The Elephants’ Graveyard Fred Spratt Gallery, San Jose, CA
    2000 Dragons Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
  • 2003
    Exhibition Match Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  • 2004
    Recent Paintings Oceania Gallery, Honolulu
    2000 Dragons Linekona Center for the Arts, Honolulu
  • 2005
    Indelible Voyage Instituto de Artes Graficas, Oaxaca, Mexico
    Ghost Writers and Automatics Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
    Recent Paintings Morgan Gallery, Kansas City, MO
  • 2008
    West Meets East Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  • 2009
    Ventura Art City Sylvia White Gallery, Ventura, CA

Selected Group Exhibitions

  • 1971
    Tattoo! Museum of American Folk Art, New York
  • 1975
    In Celebration of Ourselves San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
  • 1977
    Homage to Frida Kahlo Galeria de la Raza, San Francisco
  • 1985
    L’asino e la Zebra Mercato di Triani, Rome (catalog)
  • 1989
    Dia de Los Muertos Mission Cultural Center, San Francisco
  • 1990
    Artists of Hawaii Annual Honolulu Academy of Arts (also 1993 & 1995)
  • 1992
    Best of the West Zero One Gallery, Los Angeles
    Rocks of Ages La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles (catalog)
  • 1993
    Raw Visions Artisana Gallery, Dallas
    Eye Tattooed America Ann Nathan Gallery, Chicago (traveled) – catalog
    Big Cat Etchings Bridgewater / Lustberg Gallery, New York
    Kustom Grafix The Works Gallery, Costa Mesa CA.
    Gallery Artists’ Drawings Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco
    The Return of the Cadavre Exquis The Drawing Center, New (traveled)
  • 1994
    Flash Janet Fleisher Gallery, Philadelphia
    Edge of the Toon Cavin-Morris, New York
    Mutant Messengers Ann Nathan Gallery, Chicago
    American Tattoo Flash Drawings Gallerie Suzanne Zander, Cologne, Germany
  • 1995
    Biennial Exhibition of Hawaii Artists The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu /
    / Maui Arts & Cultural Center
    Pierced Hearts & True Love The Drawing Center, New York (traveled) – catalog
    Lasting Impressions Quartet Editions, New York
    In the Light of Goya University Art Museum, University of California, Berkeley, CA
  • 1996
    Three From Shark’s (John Buck, Red Grooms, D.E. Hardy) Augen Gallery, Portland, OR
    Out of the Skin Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco
  • 1997
    Art and Provocation: Images From Rebels
    Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Boulder, CO
  • 1998
    Tribute to La Luz de Jesus Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
    Camouflage Schmidt-Bingham Gallery, New York
    Spinal Epidural, Please! Catharine Clark Gallery, San Francisco
  • 1999
    New Religion Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA
  • 2000
    Select Prints Shark’s Ink William Havu Gallery, Denver
    I Love Mom Roq LaRue Gallery, Seattle
  • 2001
    Circos Globulos Babilonia 1808, Berkeley, CA
    7th Bienal of Painting, Cuenca, Ecuador (catalog)
  • 2004
    100 Artists See Satan Grand Central Art Center, Santa Ana, CA
    Post-Tattoo The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu (catalog)
  • 2005
    Marked Men Rogue Buddha Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (traveled)
    Wood Skin Ink Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center, Makawao, Maui (traveled)
  • 2007
    5 Stories Higher Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
    I’d Rather Be Drawing Morgan Gallery, Kansas City, MO
    Pacific Mysto KU Ambiance Space, Los Angeles
  • 2008
    Creature Feature Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, CA
  • 2009
    Duo Mysto Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    Shark’s Ink MCA-Denver, Denver, CO
    Wild Wild East The Art Gallery SFSU, San Francisco, CA

Works in Public Collections

  • Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco
  • The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu
  • Honolulu Academy of Art
  • Spenser Museum of Art, Lawrence, Kansas