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Luke Forsyth    @luke_forsyth  lukebforsyth@gmail.com

Luke Forsyth (b. 1982 , Arcata, CA) lives and works in Los Angeles. His work has been included in exhibitions at Eastside International, Los Angeles, CA; Artsea, Marina Del Rey, CA; High Desert Test Sites, Yucca Vallery, CA; UMOCA, Salt Lake, UT; Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA; WorkSound, Portland, CA; and Antenna Gallery, New Orleans, LA among others. 

 

 EDUCATION


2005 Bachelor of Fine Arts 
Humbolt State University Arcata, CA


 
SOLO SHOWS

2017

Nothingness is like an egg without a shell, Sanctuary , Arcata, CA

Somewhere off the five, Esqueleto, Los Angeles, CA

Tables and Chairs, showboat gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2016

Inner Interiors, 2601 Pasadena Ave , Los Angeles, CA

2013

Cactus Lands, Seattle WA, Portland OR, Los Angeles CA

GROUP SHOWS

2018

Homebodies away team, group show curated by Earl Gravy, Blue Roof Studio and UMoca, Los

Angeles, CA and Salt Lake city, UT

2017

Got it for cheap,  Art Athina Fair in Athens, Greece.Macaulay & Co Fine Art in Vancouver, B.C.

Soulland in Copenhagen, Denmark.The Hole in NYC. Rod Bianco Gallery in Oslo. Gallery Steinsland

Berliner in Stockholm. 0-0 LA in Los Angeles, CA. Atlanta Contemporary in Atlanta, GA 

2016 

Got It For Cheap,  Monk space, Los Angeles, CA and

Anges B. Gallerie du jour Paris, France

2015

High Desert Test Site, performance at Sky Village Swap Meet, Joshua Tree, CA 

New Views, East Side International, two person show, Los Angeles, CA

Perform Chinatown, public school, Chinatown Los Angeles, CA

New Views- East Side International, two person show, Los Angeles, CA

2013

THE PALIMPSESTUARY: What Light Remains, performance art / sound installation

 Jason Jones Sculpture Studio, Portland, OR

13th Annual Portland Zine Symposium, Ambridge Events Center, Portland, OR

HIDERS-OUT, collaborative paintings with Morgan O'Hara 
Wraparound, Portland, OR

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2018

Other Places Art Fair (as Holiday), San Pedro, CA 

2017

Soft Serve, launch of Holiday, 2601 Pasadena ave, Los Angeles, CA

Course of Empire ( as Holiday ) , 2601 Pasadena ave, Los Angeles, CA

New Years with Holiday, 2601 Pasadena, Los Angeles, CA 

ArtSea, art fair as exhibiton director, Marina Del Rey, CA

2016 

Joseph Campbell Birthday performance series, Sanctuary, Arcata, CA

Screenplay, curated group show with Pejman Shojaei, 2601 Pasadena, Los Angeles, CA

2015

Plein Air Pilgrimage,  Arroyo Seco , South Pasadena, CA

2014

Proxima, group show co-curated with Morgan O'Hara, 3208 Altura Walk, Los Angeles, CA

Four Perspectives On Joseph Campbell: exhibition, performances and 

discussions co-hosted with Cyrus W Smith, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA