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Residing in Chicago, Il. Originally from Washington state.

Images not digital but physical prints, negatives. Using my hands. Tangible.

Curatorial Projects
2008
OUTDATED Polaroid art show, Country Club Chicago, Chicago, IL

Solo Exhibitions

2012
Earth Magic,Resistance Gallery, London
Earth Magic,Morpho Gallery, Chicago IL

2008
Intimate Alchemy, Edi’s Weinstube in association with the Museum of Porn in Art, Zurich, Switzerland

2006
Rik Garrett, Edi's Weinstube in association with the Museum of Porn in Art, Zurich, Switzerland
Rik Garrett, Develop studios, Seattle, WA

2004
Hymn to Babalon, The Mercury, Seattl,e WA

2003
Awakening, Aurafice Café, Seattle, WA

 

Juried and Group Exhibitions

2012
Act II – Fiction Brings it Closer curated group exhibition, LeRoy Neiman Center, Chicago IL

2011
Shades of Grey auction curated by Danielle Ezzo, Daniel Cooney Gallery, New York, NY

2010
Dirty Show Chicago, invited artist, Viaduct Theater, Chicago IL

2009
The Little Deaths, Shadow Space Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Curiosities, Robert Daniel Gallery, Tacoma, WA
Seattle Erotic Art Festival, invited artist, Seattle Center Exhibition Hall, Seattle, WA
3 Feet High and Rising, Per Populus Gallery, Chicago, IL
Dirty Show Zurich, Kino Roland in association with the Museum of Porn in Art, Zurich, Switzerland

2008
Steven Johnson Leyba and Rik Garrett, the Nineteen Hundred and One Gallery, Chicago, IL
Weekend Fling, Rik Garrett, Sara Renae Jones and MD Woodward, ALLRiSE Gallery, Chicago, IL
Seattle Erotic Art Festival gala, invited artist via Art@Large, Seattle Center Exhibition Hall, Seattle, WA

2007
Streetwise Art, the People’s Art Festival, Russell Industrial Center, Detroit, MI
group exhibition, via Les Barany & BaranyArtists.com, CPop Gallery, Detroit, MI
Venus, Roq la Rue Gallery, Seattle, WA
Seattle Erotic Art Festival, invited artist via Art@Large, Consolidated Works, Seattle, WA
Dirty Show 8 - invited artist via Les Barany & BaranyArtists.com, Detroit, MI

2006
“II”, Guild of the Black Eagle, New York, NY
Dirty Summer, Dirty Detroit 7.5, Bert’s Warehouse Theater, Detroit, MI
Hot at Large - Summer Group Invitational, Art@Large, New York, NY
Seattle Erotic Art Festival - invited artist via Art@Large, Consolidated Works, Seattle, WA
Vaudeville Flesh, the Dragonfly, Los Angeles, CA
Dirty Show 7, Bert’s Warehouse Theater, Detroit, MI

2005
TAUNT - Modern Visions of Mysterious Femmes, Mnemonic Gallery, Seattle, WA
Benefit for Bamboo the Elephant, invitational group exhibition, Roq La Rue, Seattle, WA
Art'Fisk, juried photography exhibition, Ballard, WA
Seattle Erotic Art Festival, invited Artist via Art@Large, Consolidated Works, Seattle, WA
Major Arcana - The Art of the Tarot, Wingnut Galleries, Seattle, WA
Sex & the Muse, Rik Garrett & Steven Johnson Leyba, Art @ Large, New York NY
These Precious Things, Wingnut Galleries, Seattle, WA

2004
The Belle Epoque Ball, Wingnut Galleries, Seattle, WA
Myth and Metaphor, Rik Garrett and Mark Diamond, Wingnut Galleries, Seattle, WA
The Back to School Show, Wingnut Galleries, Seattle, WA
Seattle Erotic Art Festival, Consolidated Works, Seattle, WA

2003
Woman - Goddess, Vamp and Vixen, Brick and Mortar Gallery, Tacoma, WA
Day of the Dead Art Show, Mercury, Seattle, WA

2002
Ravished, Rik Garrett and David Egelhoff, the Aurafice Café, Seattle, WA
Patrick Jones and the Flying Pickle Circus, Fremont Unconventional Center, Seattle, WA

2001
Images of the Millennium, Random Modern Gallery, Tacoma, WA

Guest Lectures and Appearances
2012
Guest lecture, instructor Jason Winslade, De Paul University, Chicago IL
Mapping the Occult City conference lecture, American Academy of Religions pre-conference, hosted by Phoenix Rising Academy at De Paul University
Money Money Money panel discussion with Bob Blandford and Kerry Reid, Columbia College, Chicago, IL


2011
Guest artist  lecture,  “Hauntings” class, instructor Devin King, School of the Art Instutute of Chicago, Chicago, IL


2004
Artist lecture, Wingnut Galleries, Seattle, WA

Publications and Media
2008
PEP! Magazine feature
NYArts Magazine, “Intimate Alchemy” interview
New City, “Instant Death” article

2005
Seattle Sinner, interview and cover image
Sex Life with Dane Ballard, April appearance promoting the Seattle Erotic Art Festival
Art Access publication, image and article promoting Wingnut Galleries

2004
Timeless magazine, inside front cover image
Polaroid.com' re-inclusion in revamped Professional Artist online gallery
Sex Life with Dane Ballard, October appearance promoting the two person show "Myth and Metaphor"
Sex Life With Dane Ballard, January appearance promoting the Seattle Erotic Art Festival

2003
Seattle Sinner “Use Who You Know”, article, September
Seattle Sinner cover image, November

2001
Art Access magazine, Inclusion in article regarding "Images of the Millennium"
Polaroidwork.com, Inclusion in Polaroid's "Professional Photographer" gallery

2000
Fort Lewis Ranger “Soul Autopsy” feature article by Alex Clayton