The Association of Combative Landscapes at Southern Exposure

August 20th, 2016 – As part off a Gathering of The Society for the Advancement of Bureaus and Offices at Southern Exposure in San Francisco, ACL will offer Dynamic Color Field Combat Training from 2-4pm. The Association of Combative Landscapes (ACL) is a collaborative, non-profit, professional association dedicated to physical movement in contentious spaces. The … More The Association of Combative Landscapes at Southern Exposure

At Stanford University with the Sculpture 1/2 class

May 16th, 2016 – Collaborative Combative Drawing at Stanford University. I was invited to work with the students from the Sculpture 1 & 2 class by the lecturer, and one of my favorite artists, Llewelynn Fletcher (Welly). This worksop incorporated the themes “ACTION!” (thinking about sculpture’s relationship to the body, movement, participation and site) and “TAKE A STAND” (thinking … More At Stanford University with the Sculpture 1/2 class

PerformanceSpace / PlaySpace, University Art Gallery, Chico

March 24th, 2016 – Collaborative Combative Drawing at University Art Gallery, California State University Chico This workshop was part of  Performance Space / Play Space with students from the Foundations of Interpersonal Communications class with Professor Michelle Givertz partnering with students from the Basic Drawing class with lecturer Joshua Olivera. Photography by Marianna Chambard Photography.  See more … More PerformanceSpace / PlaySpace, University Art Gallery, Chico

With the Physical Exhibitions class at Sports Basement, San Francisco

March 9th, 2016 – Collaborative Combative Drawing at Sports Basement in San Francisco with Glen Helfand’s P.E. (Physical Exhibitions) class at the California College of the Arts It was SUCH FUN!!! I loved learning self defense for one, but the act of pushing each other while also collaborating was awesome. I loved every piece that came out of this … More With the Physical Exhibitions class at Sports Basement, San Francisco

Presenting at Cestemer15: Cultivating Ensembles in STEM Education and Research, Berkeley

June 11th, 2015 – Presenting at Cestemer15 conference: Cultivating Ensembles in STEM Education and Research, hosted by the Trust Center at UC Berkeley. Conference Theme for 2015: Doing Science, Seeing Science, Being Science – created and organized by improvescience. Program themes: Inclusion: How do we create inclusive, diverse, open and collaborative communities of STEM practitioners? … More Presenting at Cestemer15: Cultivating Ensembles in STEM Education and Research, Berkeley

Extreme Games at Root Division, San Francisco

June 13th, 2015 – Collaborative Combative Drawing was part of the X Games at Root Division (gallery) in San Francisco. “Root Division invites you– artists, curators, writers, preparators, and arts enthusiasts– to join us for an evening of riveting, never-before-seen art world stunts! Each pulse-racing game pits artists, curators and preparators against unfathomable odds– and … More Extreme Games at Root Division, San Francisco

With the Physical Exhibitions class at Sports Basement, San Francisco

March 9th, 2015 – This workshop happened at Sports Basement in San Francisco with Glen Helfand’s undergraduate California College of the Arts’ P.E. (Physical Exhibitions) class. Read the testimonials below. Testimonials The combative drawing activity is something that everyone should experience. It is interesting how we can relieve our stress not from anger but from … More With the Physical Exhibitions class at Sports Basement, San Francisco