VALIDATION

PUBLICATION

“The Power of Unexpected:
Provocative Graphics in Graphic Design”
Rockport Books ~ 2001

“Swag: Rock Posters of the ‘90s”
Harry N. Abrams ~ 2003

“Two Color Graphics”
Rockport Publishers ~ 2004

“Art of Modern Rock”
Chronicle Books ~ 2004

“Re:think Re:design Re:construct”
How Design Books ~ 2004

“Graphic Design America 3”
Rockport Publishers ~ 2005

“New Masters of Poster Design”
Rockport Books ~ 2006

“JUXTAPOZ Poster Art”
Gingko Press ~2009

“Velo: Bicycle Culture and Design”
Die Gestalten Verlag ~ 2010

“Pulled: A Catalog of Screen Printing”
Princeton Architectural Press ~ 2011

“Rock Paper Show: Flatstock Volume One”
Soundscreen Design ~ 2011

PERIODICALS

“Posters That Rock”
Step By Step Graphics, Vol. 17 No. 5 ~ 2001

“Small Screen Stars”
HOW Magazine ~ June, 2003

“Re-Print”
Readymade Magazine ~ Summer, 2003

“Hot List”
Rolling Stone ~ September, 2003

“New Visual Artists”
Print Magazine ~ 2003

“Poster Nerds”
Minnesota Daily ~ March, 2004

“Poster Boys”
Creative Review ~ August, 2004

“Q&A” (with Wink)
Step Inside Design ~ January, 2005

“The Big Event”
Print Magazine ~ March/April, 2005

“Sound & Vision:
Contemporary Show Poster Artists”

Swindle Magazine ~ Issue No. 9, 2007

“The Present Imperfect”
IdN Magazine ~ Vol. 17 No. 2 ~ 2010

“Still Life with Trash”
Print Magazine ~ August , 2012

LECTURES & WORKSHOPS

Typecon2003 (lecture)
Minneapolis, MN ~ 2003

AIGA Nebraska (lecture)
Lincoln, NE ~ 2003

“AIGA Chicago Presents: Fresh Talent” (lecture)
Chicago, IL ~ 2003

“Seen & Heard” AIGA Austin (lecture)
Austin, TX ~ 2003

HOW Design Conference (lecture)
San Diego, CA ~ 2004

Walker Insights Lecture series
Minneapolis, MN ~ 2004

Design Madison Speaker Series
Madison, WI ~ 2005

AIGA Minnesota Design Camp (workshop)
Nisswa, MN ~ 2005 – 2008

MCAD “Graphic Noise” (lecture)
Minneapolis, MN ~ 2006

“Once More With Feeling”, AIGA SF (lecture)
AIGA San Francisco, CA ~ 2006

Alaska Design Forum Lecture Series
Anchorage, AL ~ 2006

Discovery World (lecture)
Milwauke, WI ~ 2007

Esquina Norte (lecture)
Tijuana, Mex ~ 2008

“Notstock” (workshop & lecture)
Minot State University, ND ~ 2008

Creative Seed Speaker Series (lecture & workshop)
Savannah, GA ~ 2009

“How To Make An Aesthetic Apparatus” (lecture)
Nashville, TN ~ April, 2011

“The Worst Screenprinting Workshop Ever” (workshop)
Design Ranch, Austin, TX ~ April, 2011

Bandwagon (lecture)
Savannah, GA ~ March, 2012

Lake Effect Editions (visiting artist)
Syracuse University ~ March, 2012

AIGA See Change (lecture)
Minneapolis, MN ~ June, 2012

EXHIBITIONS

Wendy Cooper Gallery (Two Person Show)
Madison, WI ~ 2002

Flatland Gallery (Solo Show)
Minneapolis, MN ~ 2003

OX-OP Gallery (Solo Show)
Minneapolis, MN ~ 2004

“Plaster the Town”, Back Alley Gallery (Group Show)
Minneapolis, MN ~ 2004

“Almost Elegant”, Carlsten Gallery (Solo Show)
University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point ~ 2004

“ENORM-O-PRINTS”, Foundation Gallery (Solo Show)
Chicago, IL ~ 2005

“The Birthday Show” (Group Show)
Stevens Square Center for the Arts, Minneapolis, MN ~ 2005

“Graphic Noise: Posters at 1,000 dBs” (Group Show)
Minneapolis College of Art and Design ~ 2006

“Poster Retrospective” (Solo Show)
9th St. Entry Gallery , St. Paul, MN ~ 2006

“Poster Retrospective” (Solo Show)
Subliminal Galley, Los Angeles, CA ~ 2006

“Cheap and Derivative” (Solo Show)
OX-OP Gallery, Minneapolis, MN ~ 2006

“Who’s Piss Is This?” (Solo Show)
First Amendment Gallery, Minneapolis, MN ~ 2008

Art Crank (Group Show)
Minneapolis, MN ~ 2009-2011

“AAXI: Ten Years of Aesthetic Apparatus, One Year Late” (Solo Show)
Minneapolis College of Art and Design ~ 2010

“Canktankerous Hellfighter”
(Collaboration with Delicious Design League)
The Family Room, Chicago ~ 2010

“Dead Wood” Print Folio (Contributor/Organizer)
MAPC Conference, Minneapolis, MN ~ 2011

“PRO/CONFETTI” (Solo Show)
Rotofugi Gallery, Chicago, IL ~ 2012

“Graphic Design: Now in Production” (Group Show)
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN ~2012

“GIG!” Rock Poster Exhibition (Group Show)
Warner Brothers Studios, Los Angeles, CA~ 2012

“The National Poster Retrospecticus” (Group Show)
Waltham, MA ~ 2012

AWARDS

I.D. Magazine Design Review 2002

Communication Arts Design Annual 1999-2004, 2006, 2009, 2011

PRINT Regional Design Annual 1998 – 2010

HOW International Design Annual 2002, 2003

The One Show – One Show Design – Silver, 2005

D&AD Global Awards 2007 – Outstanding Achievement  Illustration/Poster Advertising, 2007

STEP design 100 2007

Chicago Intl. Poster Biennial –  Silver Medal, 2008

Chicago Intl. Poster Biennial Special Recog. For Excellence In Handcrafted Posters, 2010

Communication Arts Typography Annual 2012