© {2019} Nancy Popp

EDUCATION

2007

MFA, Photography/New Genres, San Francisco Art Institute, CA

1997

BFA, Fine Art, Photography, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

1992

California State University, Northridge- Fine Arts

 

SELECTED SOLO and TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2017  

Mason Line Hammocks; Side Street Projects, Pasadena CA

2016

Zona Maco, Mexico City (Klowden Mann)

2014

Klowden Mann Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Lynden Sculpture Gardens, Milwaukee WI

2013

Strung Broad, Monte Vista Projects, Los Angeles CA

2011

A Little Louder: Performance in Conversation, Kristi Engle Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2010

Nancy Popp/Moment Trigger, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA

2009

Untitled (Street Performances) the contemporary, Atlanta, GA

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018

HERE, curated by Steven Wong; Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery/Barnsdall Art Park, Los Angeles CA;

18th Street Arts Center Pacific Standard Time, Los Angeles/Latin America, If Only it Were That Easy…

2017

California-Pacific Rim Triennial, Orange County Museum of Art

2016

Saahra Nights; Largo das Artes|Despina, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Irrational Exhibits 9, curated by Deborah Oliver; LACE (Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions), CA

2015 

Lawn Ornaments; Outside Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

New Performances; Christine Wang Studios, Los Angeles, CA
Feed the Weed, 20th Anniversary Exhibition; NewTown Arts; Pasadena, CA 

Second Sight: New Representations in Photography: Torrance Art Museum, Torrance CA

2014

Dallas Biennial (DB14), Dallas TX

Thaumatrope: A Visual Dialogue, First Street Gallery, Claremont, CA

Project LALO, studio 1:1, London, UK; Monte Vista Projects, Los Angeles CA

2013

Ground Truths, Luckman Gallery, CSU Los Angeles, CA

Occupy the Museum, Wignall Museum, Chaffey College, Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Narrative Space, Venice Arts Center, CA

Confusion is Sex #3, Sepulveda Dam Recreation Center, Los Angeles, CA

Come In, We’re Open, Los Angeles City College, CA

Mexicali Biennial 3: Cannibalism in the New World; Vincent Price Art Museum, Los Angeles CA

2012

Nothing Comes Out of the Ground Straight, curated by Rebecca Niederlander; Andi Campognone Projects,

Pomona, CA

Spirit Resurrection Performance Night, LA Goes Live; Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles CA

Hotel de Immigrantes, curated by Tomesz Wendland; Poznan Biennial, Poland; Manifesta 9, Belgium

Spirit Resurrection, Pacific Standard Time Performance Art Festival; Black Box, curated by Liz Glynn;

Los Angeles CA

2011

Trespass Parade, curated by Emi Fontana, West of Rome Projects; Los Angeles CA

Parallel Projects, Untitled (12th Istanbul Biennial); sponsored by Outpost for Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

and PASAJist, Istanbul

Irrational Exhibits 8, curated by Deborah Oliver; Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica CA

Narratives of the Perverse II; curated Tom Jancar and Maya Luhan; Jancar Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Acting Out; curated by Stuart Horodner; Rowan University Art Gallery; Glassbro, New Jersey

TBA: A Group Video Exhibition in Seven Parts, Kristi Engle Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2010

Crisscrossing; curated by John O’Brien; Kellogg Art Gallery, California State Polytechnic University;

Pomona, CA

Obsession Obsessive Obsessed; Summercamp Project, Los Angeles, CA

PERFORM! NOW! 2nd Annual Performance Festival, Chinatown; Los Angeles, CA

You Don’t Bring Me Flowers: an Evening of Re-Performances; curated by Carol Cheh; PØST, Los Angeles, CA

Security; curated by Serena Wellen and Stephanie Ellis; Root Division, San Francisco, CA

Performing Public Space; curated by Janet Owens-Driggs and Matt Driggs; Casa Del Tunel, Tijuana, Mexico

2009

Three Women, Artist Curated Projects, Los Angeles, CA

Practicing Moving, Fritz Haeg’s Sundown Schoolhouse, Eagle Rock Center for the Arts, Los Angeles, CA

eros/thanantos; PØST, Los Angeles, CA; Project Space Kreuzberg, Berlin

Claim; South Seattle Community College Gallery, Seattle, WA

Leave the Capital; Root Division, San Francisco, CA

Favorite This! Meridian Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Emergence Enchanted; Phantom Galleries, The Pike at Long Beach, CA

Video Cocktail; College Art Association, Bonaventure Hotel, Los Angeles, CA

2008

Documental, Nüans and Pilot Projekt, Düsseldorf, Germany; Chapman University, Orange, CA

Overflow, a re-interpretation of Allan Kaprow’s FLUIDS, The Getty Museum and MOCA, Los Angeles, CA

The Audacity of Desperation, Independent Media Center, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois; PS 122 Gallery at

DEMO Space 122, New York, New York; Sea and Space, Los Angeles CA

LAAGAFBLA08 (with the LA Art Girls), Phantom Galleries, Los Angeles, CA

Northwest Passages, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA

2007

Grounded! Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA

Boys for Girls (with the LA Art Girls), Pacific Design Center, West Hollywood, CA

PINK! (with the LA Art Girls), Arena One, Santa Monica, CA

Drip Event, for George Brecht, PawnShop Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

SFAI Vernissage, Herbst Pavilion, Fort Mason, San Francisco, CA

The Encaustic Invitational, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, Arizona

2006

Draw A Line and Follow It (with the LA Art Girls), Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions LACE),

Los Angeles, CA

Irrational Exhibitions 5, Track 16 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

An Evening of Short Performances, The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA

Travertine (with the LA Art Girls), The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA

Dancing Convention, Fritz Haeg’s Sundown Salon #29, Los Angeles, CA

 

LECTURES AND PANELS

2017

Lecture/Panel Discussion, Can Batlló Catalán Community/Social Center, Sant; Barcelona, Spain

Artist Talk, The Community Museu; Klowden Mann Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Stop Playing Games, Panelist; NOlympicsLA  and Strategic Actions for a Just Economy (SAJE), Los Angeles, CA

Cinema na Vila Autodromo, Film Screening and Panel Discussion; Klowden Mann Gallery, Los Angeles CA

Cinema na Vila Autodromo, Film Screening and Panel Discussion; Orange County Museum of Art, CA

2016

Artist Lecture, Candido Portinari Gallery, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (UERJ), Brazil

2015 

Visiting Artist Presentations/Workshops, Chandler School; Pasadena CA

2014

Visiting Artist Lecture,  Art Center College of Design; Pasadena CA

Visiting Artist Lecture, Art Institute of California; Hollywood, CA

Artist Lecture, Dallas Biennial (DB14), The McKinney Avenue Contemporary; Dallas, TX

Visiting Artist Lecture, Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, WI

Visiting Artist Lecture, School of Art and Art History, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles CA.

I+We (in collaboration with Robby Herbst), Human Resources, Los Angeles CA.

Visiting Artist, Photo and Media Studies, CalArts, Valencia, CA

2013

LA Art Girls- Artist Lecture, Performance and Discussion, Chaffey College, Rancho Cucamonga CA

2012

Art, Technology and Impact; MindShare 50 Conference, The Hub, Los Angeles

Re/Locating Learning: Public Practices as Art; Otis College of Art and Design, Public Practices Program,

College Art Association Conference, Los Angeles CA, Performing Space (Panel Chair); Los Angeles, CA

2011

Untitled (Street Performances), Pasajist Independent Art Space, Istanbul, Turkey

2010

Imagining Equality: Women's Art and Activism (with the LA Art Girls); Bellarmine Forum,

Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA

2009

Untitled (Street Performances) Public Lecture Series; Outpost for Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

Displacements in Architectural Space (paper/performance), Performance Studies International Conference

#15, Zagreb, Croatia.

Untitled (Street Performances) Public Lecture; the Contemporary, Atlanta, GA

College Art Association Conference; Torture, Extraordinary Renditions, and the Aesthetics of Invisibility

(Panel Chair); Los Angeles, CA

2008

Visiting Artist Lecture, Kunstakademie, Düsseldorf, Germany

G(jest)tures in the City: Building Bridges in the City and Beyond; University of Baltimore, Maryland

Trade Talk: The LA Art Girls discuss OVERFLOW; Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

2007

Visiting Artist Lecture, Graduate School of Art, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA

2006

Works in Progress (with the LA Art Girls), Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles, CA

Torture and the Arts (panel, video screening), Torture and the Future Conference, University of California,

Santa Barbara

String Theory, Following the Threads of Feminism (with the LA Art Girls), Strange Angels; KBCH Radio,

California State University, Long Beach

2002

Visiting Artist, School of Visual Art, University of Redlands, CA

 

CURATORIAL EXPERIENCE

2011

Curatorial Advisory Panel, Interviewer; Pacific Standard Time- Los Angeles Goes Live, 1970-1983; Los

Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE)

2008

Curator; Violations and Obfuscations, 2002-2007 (video screening); Sea and Space Explorations, Los

Angeles, CA; as part of Habeas Lounge; James Gallery, City University New York Graduate Center.

1998- 1999

Assistant Curator; Jim Shaw: Everything Must Go, 1974-1999; Casino Luxembourg, Luxembourg and

Musée d’Art Moderne et Contemporain, Geneve, Switzerland; Curators Noellie Roussel and Fabrice Stroun

(catalogue).

1997

Assistant Curator; Splice, Side Street Projects, Santa Monica, CA; (catalogue).

 

AWARDS AND GRANTS

2016

Artist-in-Residence, Despina|Largo das Artes, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Artist-in-Residence/Project Grant- Pasadena Art Alliance/Side Street Projects

2013- 2014

Artist-in-Residence, Lynden Sculpture Gardens, Milwaukee WI

2012

Creative Capital- Selected Applicant, Emerging Fields, Literature and Performing Arts

2011

Creative Capital- Selected Applicant, Film/Video and Visual Arts

Lucas Artists Fellow, Montalvo Arts Center, Sarasota CA

California Community Foundation, Emerging Artists Grant