• Education
    • 2008 – 2011 Personal Assistant for World Renown 3D Street artist, Tracy Lee Stum
    • 2005 Conservation Internship, LA Conservation Studios, City of Ventura with CSUCI
    • B.A. in Fine Arts, California State University Channel Islands, Camarillo, CA, May 2005
    • Study abroad, Jingdezhen Ceramic Institute, China, February though March 2005
    • Associates degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, Ventura College, Ventura, CA, May 2002

  • Exhibitions
    • 2010 Ventura County Fair, Professional exhibit, first prize, mixed media
    • 2009 A Cure for the Summertime Blues, CSUCI gallery, ventura CA
    • 2009 Seabreeze Gallery Fund Raiser for Lincoln School, Collaborative street painting
    • 2009 to present, Public Art Conservation for the City of Ventura Public Art collection
    • 2009 Ventura County Fair, Professional exhibit second prize, mixed media
    • Sip and Kranz, Pearl district, Portland Oregon
    • 2008, Spa for Dian Loring, Buenaventura Art Gallery Exhibit at the Love House
    • 2008 Ventura County Fair, Professional exhibit, mixed media
    • November 2005 Ofrenda for Dia de los Muertos, Ventura County Museum of History and Art.
    • September 2005 Masks Exhibition, Annual Fundraiser for NAACP, Oxnard, CA
    • April 2005 Traditions and Technologies, Studio Channel Islands, Camarillo, CA
    • October 2004, Masks Annual Presidents Dinner for California State University Channel Islands, Camarillo, CA
    • April 2004, Paths Exhibition, Café Bariloche, Ventura, CA
    • July 2003 TobArt solo exhibition, E.P. Foster Library, Ventura Cultural District, CA

 

  • Experience, Travel, Collaborative Projects & Teaching Workshops
    • 2011, Curcao “Colors of Willemsted” Street Painting Festival, Workshop instructor & assistant 3D Street Painter
    • 2010 Singapore Formula One, Workshop instructor and assistant 3D Street Painter
    • 2010 Winter Olympics USA House, Assistant 3D Mural Painter
    • 2010, Florida, Red Bull 3D Street Painting campaign, assistant artist
    • 2009 IIT Kanpur India Annual Antaragni (the fire within) Festival, Workshop Instructor & Assistant 3D Street Painter
    • 2009, 3rd Street & Promenade Santa Monica CA,GMAC 3D Street Painting campaign Assistant 3D Street Painter
    • 2009 ,St. Matthews Cathedral Houston TX, Ceiling Dome Mural, assistant muralist
    • 2009, US Olympic Hall of Fame Mural, assistant muralist
    • 2009,Aflec 3D street paintings, assistant artist
    • 2009, Sony Style 3D street painting, assistant artist
    • 2005, Ventura County Museum of History and Art, Educational Department Internship, teaching instructor Ventura, Cultural District, CA
    • 2004, Muralist, Native Plant and Animal Species, Channel Islands Marine Resource Institute (CIMRI) Port Hueneme Harbor, CA
    • 2004, Muralist, Yosemite, CA, a family commission

  • Collectors
    • Sri Yantra Mandala for the Cloverdale Recovery Center, owned by Dr. Jim De Jarnett, Los Angeles, CA.
    • Tribute to the Kiln God, Large soapstone jade flame sculpture, Presidents office, California State University Channel Islands
    • The Paths We Choose, series of 5 paintings, presidents suite, California State University Channel Islands
    • Hand-painted palm frond masks, various enthusiasts, California State University Channel Islands Campus, Camarillo, CA
    • Multicultural painting, Dr. Gregory and Mrs. Rita Sawyer, Simi Valley, CA
    • Designed, refinished, and mosaic tiled coffee table, Owned by Mr. Trevor Berridan, Ventura, CA
    • Painting of Channel Islands, owned by Mr. Matthew Clean, Ventura, CA
    • Designed and installed custom mosaic kitchen countertop, Mr. and Mrs. Jagelewski, Ventura, CA
    • Painting of an Oceans View, owned by Ms. Terri Sherridan
    • Painting of crop circle Sun, Owned by Sharyn Namnath
    • Painting Ashtamangala, owned by Mr. And Mrs. Gonzales
    • Poster for future Ventura Guitar Festival, owned by Standel Requisite Audio Engeneers
  • Awards:
    • 2009, First Prize – “I love Ventura”, Take a shot of Ventura, City of Ventura
    • 2009, Second Prize – Mixed Media, Ventura County Fair
    • 2010, First Prize – Mixed media, Ventura County Fair
    • 2011, First Prize - Doodle contest for the Good, an online magazine. Theme – “Something GOOD in the world”