Images  +  CV

b. Saint Louis, MO

lives and works in Los Angeles, CA


2008   Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, California, MFA

2007   Staatliche Hochschule fur Bildende Kunste Staedelschule, Frankfurt, Germany

2004   Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, California, BFA

1997   Columbia College, Chicago, Illinois, BA

Solo Exhibitions

2013    (Not) Coming Soon (Enough), Pepin Moore, Los Angeles, CA

2012    Frame Rate, Los Angeles Nomadic Division, Hyperion Tavern, Los Angeles, CA

            Warm For Your Form, Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland, OR

2011    COMA (So Fine), Annie Wharton Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

            Pleasure, LA><ART at The Mondrian, Los Angeles, CA

2010    Dark Glasses, Workspace, Los Angeles, CA

            And the night illuminated the night, Infernoesque, Berlin, Germany

2009    Foolin' Around...Waiting, 2ndCannons, Los Angeles, CA

            Bobbi Woods, Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland Oregon

2008    Wild Orchid 2 (Banana-Boogaloo) performance in collaboration with Natacha Snellman and Brian Bress, Alan Power Party,    

            Santa Monica, CA

2007    Noir (Film Fatale) Part 1, Raymond Gallery, Art Center College of Design, Los Angeles, CA 

            Noir (Film Fatale) Part 2, Raymond Gallery, Art Center College of Design, Los Angeles, CA

Group Exhibitions

2013     Painting in Place, Los Angeles Nomadic Division (LAND), Farmers & Merchants Bank, Los Angeles, CA

            Dwelling in Erasure–curated by Alexandra Wetzel, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

            Hair and Skin–organized by Isaac Lyles, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY

            More Young Americans, L’Enclos des Bernardins, Paris, France

            California Visual Music, Chapman University, Orange, CA

            Inaugural Exhibition, Pepin Moore, Los Angeles, CA

            FLICKER–curated by Jan Tumlir, Control Room, Los Angeles, CA

            Kiss Me Deadlycurated by Price Latimer Agah, Paradise Row, London, United Kingdom

2012    Romancing the Stone, Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland, OR

            Feelings, Michael Jon Gallery, Miami, FL

            Paper, Musée d'Art Moderne et d'Art Contemporain, Nice, France

            ____A Romantic Measure–organized by Calvin Lee, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2011    Spare Me–organized by Mark Verabioff, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

            Nothing–curated by Justin Morin, Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Art de Nancy, Nancy, France

            Once Emerging Now Emerging: Livin' LA–organized by Aaron Wrinkle, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

            Group Show: Sayre Gomez, Sean Townley, Bobbi Woods–organized by Sayre Gomez, Luis De Jesus, Los Angeles, CA

            Mind Games, China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, CA

            Flakey–organized by Michael Rey, JB Jurve, Los Angeles, CA

            Greater LA, New York, NY

            California Dreaming–curated by Hedi Slimane, Almine Rech, Paris, France

2010    Public Records, Public Fiction, Los Angeles, CA

            You Are Invited to a Show About You Know Who RSVP to Me, Night Gallery (Lounge), Los Angeles, CA        

            The Way the Morning Broke Was Quite Unusual, Annie Wharton Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

            Skin–organized by Adam Miller, Five Thirty Three, Los Angeles, CA

            Arte Portugal Biennial, Lisbon, Portugal

            The Indistinct Seeing, Infernoesque, Berlin, Germany

            This is the Beginning, Actual Size, Los Angeles, CA

            The eternal reoccurrence of everything–organized by Sonja Gerdes, Workspace, Los Angeles, CA

2009     Recent Editions, 2nd Cannons, White Columns, New York, NY

             Recent Editions, 2nd Cannons, Los Angeles, CA


             Adam Marnie, Bobbi Woods, Brendan Fowler, Asia Song Society, New York, NY

2008     Group Show Without André Butzer–organized by Greg Dalton and Jonah Olson, 1711 N. Spring Street, Los Angeles, CA

             To Illustrate and Multiply: An Open Book, Museum of Contemporary Art, Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles, CA

             Gaping Hole Found in Universe, Daniel Hug, Los Angeles, CA

             Artist as Publisher (Leisure: An Art Journal), Center for Book Arts, New York, NY

2007     Post-Mass-Audience-Age, Galerie der HfbK: Ritter & Staiff, Hamburg, Germany

             My Buddy, New Wight Biennial, New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

             Performance, Film, Video, Daniel Hug, Los Angeles, CA


2013     Bright!: Typography between Illustration and Art, Cologne: Daab Books

            Wagley, Catherine, “Five Artsy Things to Do in L.A. this Week,” L.A. Weekly, June 26

            Heinrich, Will, “Hair and Skin,” New York Observer, July 17

            Bauman, Clara, “Hair and Skin,” theCORNERmagazine, July 15

2012    Tumlir, Jan, “Dark-Side Minimalism,” X-TRA Contemporary Art Quarterly, Fall

            Snyder, Stephanie, “Warm for Your Form,”, Critics’ Picks, June 15

            Public Fiction#2: The Gold Rush/Manifest Destiny Issue

2011    Tuck, Geoff, “Bobbi Woods,” Notes on Looking

            Harren, Natalie, “Review: Bobbi Woods at Annie Wharton Los Angeles,” Artforum

2010    Berardini, Andrew, “Appropriative Longing with Mustard and Ketchup,” Artslant

            “Dialogue between Brendan Fowler, Adam Marnie and Bobbi Woods,” Kingsboro Press #6

2009     ANP Quarterly, portfolio

            Radon, Lisa, “Bobbi Woods at Fourteen30 Contempoary,” Portland Monthly 

2008    “Animal Shelter,” Art, Sex and Literature, Issue 1, Semiotext(e)

2008    Grabner, Michelle, “Gaping Hole Found in Universe,”, Critics’ Picks, March 7

2007    Johnson, Paddy, “Art Fag City Likes Books,” Art Fag City, Nov 16

            “A Questionnaire,” Leisure: An Art Journal, Issue #0, 2nd Cannons Publications, co-editor