Monday, April 29, 2013

Erma Drawing on

"Look to the Sky," a drawing from my Book of Erma series, is featured on as of today! Go check it out!

Every other Monday, features one story, one image, and a one-song "soundtrack" -- each by underexposed talent.

My work is featured with Michael Reilly, and The Top.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Practical Preparedness at Vetlanda Museum, Sweden

art:screen has curated my Practical Preparedness video into a program at the Vetlanda Museum in Sweden. I so excited that they have spread the Practical Preparedness videos farther abroad than I could have ever hoped!

Curated by Eva Olsson & Jonas Nilsson (of

April 27 - June 9, 2013

Vetlanda Museum, Sweden

Kyrkogatan 31, 574 31 Vetlanda

Hours of Operation
Tuesday 10-16
Wednesday-Sunday 12-16
Phone 8-11
Free admission to the museum exhibitions

Artists Included:
Aaron Oldenburg, USA
Andres Pineros, Columbia
Ellen Mueller, USA 
mobtik, Germany
Black & Jones, USA
Evelin Stermitz, Austria
Max Hattler, UK

Monday, April 15, 2013

"Manifest Destiny III" at Index Art Center

Production Still by Liz Tew

Index Art Center presents FILMIDEO, 8th annual film and video screenings.

Filmideo is a yearly event that celebrates the great diversity and work of independent filmmakers and video artists both nationally and from around the globe.  For an entire month, IAC transforms its gallery space into a screening theater, where artist’s works are projected onto a 10’ x10’ screen. This year they received over 200 submissions.

"Manifest Destiny III" will be screened Saturday, April 20, 2013.
6-10 PM

John Dunstan: My Time with the English Tourist (NJ)
Anna Torlen: Monkey Mind (Florida)
Paul Malone: Saltes Of Animals(01290) UK
Astrid Elizabeth Bang: Zig Zag (Norway)
Daniel Djamo: Menu (ROMANIA, Bucharest)
Ellen Mueller: Manifest Destiny III (West Virginia)
Eric Souther: Myth Of The Masses (Indiana)
Filip Gabriel Pudło: The Collection (Poland)
Jagrut Raval: Burning Time (India- living in Savannah,GA)
James Tuite: Treminate Mean (NJ)
Jared Katsiane: Big Willow (Massachusetts)

Jolene Mok: The Not So Ongoing Tennis Court (Hong Kong living in USA)
Michael Woody: Arlington (Illinois)
Patrick Moser: Digging and Riding (FL)
Markus Keim: Harte Arbeit-Karger Lohn (Vienna, Austria)
Jamie Sneider: Spanking Stories (NYC)
Maura Jasper: Weather You Remember: Excerpts, The Future (USA)
Michael Basov: Free Movements (Taganrog, Russia)
Sylvia Winkler, Stephan Koeperl: Alexandra Open (Germany)
Sylvia Winkler, Stephan Koeperl: That Sound high (Germany)
Marta Roberti: Sarà Stato (Italy)
gruppoGruppo: Secret Lives (Sweden)

Liz Rodda: Death Drive (Austin, TX (born CA)
Sally Grizzell Larson: Axiom (Philadelphia, PA)
Anna Cherkezishvili: Spinning (The Republic of Georgia)
Adam Hinterlang: R.O.G.B (Manhattan, Kansas)
Benjamin Schultz-Figueroa: Reno Re-enacted (USA)
Katie Barkel: They Cannot Touch Her (Detroit, MI)
Sylvia Winkler, Stephan Koeperl: The PPR Experience (Germany)
Toby Tatum: The Subterraneans (UK)
Zaoli Zhong: A Dangerous Question (China)
Weigang Song: Pubic & Public (China living in Syracuse NY)
Yiorgos Nalpantidis: Virtualities (Greece)

Index Art Center
585 Broad Street
Newark, NJ 07102
Gallery ph. 862-218-0278
Facebook Event

Thursday, April 11, 2013

Screening at Hibulb Cultural Center

Production shot by Liz Tew
My video, ‘Manifest Destiny III,’ will be screened at the Hibulb Cultural Center's Film Festival at  approximately 3:10 p.m. on Sunday, April 14, 2013

A full schedule PDF is available here.

Hibulb Cultural Center
6410 23rd Avenue NE
Tulalip, WA 98271

UPDATE!  Manifest Destiny III won "Best Experimental Film" at this film festival!

Artists include:
Daniel Jones, Tulalip WA
Dawn Karima Pettigrew, Columbus OH
Dallas Pinkham, Seattle WA
Carol Geertsema, Twisp WA
Lita Sheldon, Marysville WA
Tomer Werechson, Israel
R. Pandiarajan, India
Ellen Mueller, Buckhannon WV
Clyde James Aragon, Albuquerque NM
Michael Ballif, Spanish Fork UT

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Social Intervention at 4141 Garage Gallery

My Manifest Destiny videos are a part of Social Intervention at the 4141 Garage Gallery, which opens April 6, 2013.

4141 Garage Gallery
4141 Alabama Street
San Diego, CA

Artists included in the exhibition:
Yu-Hang Huang
G. Holwerda-Williams
Al Ridenour
Jessica Miller
Nicole Langille
Jack Welsh
Marianna and Daniel O'Reilly
Garric Simonsen
Ellen Mueller
Budd Dees & Austin Reeves
Tamara Johnson

Monday, April 1, 2013

Mobile Screen Tour - Seattle Area

Map of the tour
Fun news - Manifest Destiny I and Manifest Destiny II will be included in Interstitial Theatre's 2013 Mobile Screen Tour.  Interstitial Theatre received over 85 video art submissions from 4 different countries and 11 states. Over the course of the 6 month long Mobile Screen Tour, Interstitial Theatre will exhibit 17 video art pieces by 14 different artists across 8 neighborhoods in Seattle.  My work will be on view at all 8 stops!

Participating Artists:
Erin Elyse Burns, Seattle
Rodrigo Valenzuela, Seattle
Dakota Gearhart, Seattle
Sean Deckert, AZ
Ellen Mueller, WV
Cody Groom, Seattle
Joana Stillwell, Seattle
Maggie Schneider, MD
Sarah Bliss, MA
Daria Baiocchi, Italy
Michael Lorefice, Seattle
Jim Rolland, France
Yves Ackerman, France

Pioneer Square | April 4 | TK Building 5-8pm
Capitol Hill | April 11 | Vermillion 5-8pm
PhinneyWood | May 10 | Urban Light Studios 6-9pm
West Seattle | June 13 | ArtsWest 6-9pm
Georgetown | July 13 | Brass Tacks (pending) 6-9pm
Ballard | July 14 | Tractor Tavern (pending) 6-9pm
International District | September 5 | Prole Drift (pending) 6-8pm
Columbia City | September 20 | Columbia City Gallery 4-8pm

Please consider contributing to their KickStarter!  It's a really fantastic program!