contemporary art salon

b. 1969, Washington, DC (202) 413-4983


1990 B.F.A., Corcoran College of Art and Design, Washington, DC

TeacHInG pOsITIOns

2004 Visiting Faculty, Fine Art Department, St. Mary’s College of Maryland, St. Mary’s, MD 1989-1996Instructor, Computer Graphics Department, Corcoran School of Art, Washington, DC 1995Instructor, Computer Graphics Department, Montgomery College, Rockville, MD


2007 Mindless Pleasures, Hemphill Fine Arts, Washington, DC 2004Places I’ve Never/Always Been, Fusebox, Washington, DC 2002Age of Loneliness, Fusebox, Washington, DC 2000TRADE, Marilyn Kiang Gallery, Atlanta, GA

selecTeD GrOup eXHIBITIOns

2008 Quart Bag, Civilian, Washington, DC Pattern Recognition, Adamson Gallery, Washington, DC

15 for Philip, Curator’s Office, Washington, DC 2005A Summer Group, Charles Cowles Gallery, New York, NY

Corcoran Biennial, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC 2004Align, 1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA

2003 Art on the Digital Edge, Academy Art Museum, Easton, MD Situation Room, Boyden Gallery, St. Mary’s College, MD

2002 Artpoint [in conjunction with Art Basel Miami Beach], Miami, Florida Surfacing, 57N, Washington, DC

2001 Selections, Rockville Arts Place, Rockville, MD Team Fusebox, Fusebox, Washington, DC

2000 Objects of Desire, David Adamson Gallery, Washington, DC Signal | Signal, Troyer Gallery, Washington, DC

All Media Juried Show, Arlington Arts Center, Arlington, VA 1999Council Room: The Artist Heraldry Show, McLean Project for the Arts, McLean, VA

Hypersalon, Prints and Multiples, McLean Project for the Arts, McLean, VA 1998Crosscurrents 98: Pure-view, University of Maryland, College Park, MD

Fiction: Conditions for Creation, Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, DC 1996Art in the Information Age, PrePRESS Inc.’s The Gallery @PrePRESS, online exhibit

Ten—the Corcoran School of Art Print Portfolio, Gallery K, Washington, DC 1992Art and Technology, Hodson Gallery, Hood College, Frederick, MD 1991Burn Time, Olshonski Gallery, Washington, DC and George Frazer Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

1989 Forgetting: A Performance/Installation [students in collaboration with Mel Chin], Blum Helman Warehouse, New York, NY and Corcoran College of Art and Design, Washington, DC

selecT BIBlIOGrapHy

2008 Van Tomme, Niels.“James Huckenpahler: Mindless PLeasures.” Extra, Summer 2008: 34. 2007Capps, Kriston. “Render Bender.” Washington City Paper, November 21, 2007

Mindless Pleasures, 2007, exhibition catalog

2005 The 48th Corcoran Biennial: Closer to Home, 2005, exhibition catalog

2004 O’Sullivan, Michael.“Transforming 14th Street.” Washington Post, September 24, 2004, Weekend Section 40.

2003 O’Sullivan,Michael.“DigitalDoingsOntheEasternShore.”WashingtonPost, March14,2003,WeekendSection37. Situation Room, 2003, exhibition catalog

2002 Howell, George.“Reviews: Mid-Atlantic.” Art Papers Magazine, July/August 2002: 42. Gopnik, Blake. “Here and Now.” Washington Post, March 31, 2002, sec. G:3.

2001 O’Sullivan, Michael. “Distinctive ‘Selections’.” Washington Post, December 14, 2001, Weekend Section 60.

2000 Van Houten, Corinne.“James Huckenpahler.” Art Papers Magazine, November/December 2000: 35-36. Cullum, Jerry.“Visual Arts.” Atlanta Journal-Constitution, July 7, 2000, illus.

Feaster, Felicia.“Skin Trade.” Creative Loafing, July 5, 2000, illus.: 40. O’Sullivan, Michael.“On Exhibit.” Washington Post, February 4, 2000, Weekend Section 24. Protzman, Ferdinand.“Sending Strong Signals.” Washington Post, January 20, 2000, illus., sec. C: 5. Signal | Signal,2000, exhibition catalog

1998 Fiction: Conditions for Creation, 1998, exhibition catalog Armstead, Kenseth.“Race and Visual Representation.” Art Journal, Fall, 1998: 4.

Huckenpahler, James.“Cooks Smell Time” Articulate, Summer 1998: 6. prOfessIOnal acTIvITIes

2007 Fellowship, DC Commission for the Arts and Humanities

2006 Visting artist, University of Illinois at The Phillips Collection Center for the Study of Modern Art, Washington, DC

Visiting artist, Corcoran College of Art and Design, Washington, DC 2005-presentBlogger, Covert City,

Contributor, Artists Unite, 2005Visiting artist, Corcoran College of Art and Design, Washington, DC

Panelist, Baltimore/DC Arts Forum, Creative Alliance, Baltimore, MD 2004Artist-in-residence, St. Mary’s College, St. Mary’s, MD

2002-present Advisory Board Member, Transformer, Washington, DC

2003 Curator, Meat & You, Strand on Volta, Washington, DC

2002 Participant, Project One Porfolio, Hand Print Workshop International, Alexandria, VA Panelist, Washington Artists, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

2000-2003 Blogger-in-chief, 5 Things, archived at 1999-2002Advisory Board Member, Washington Project for the Arts\Corcoran, Washington, DC; Chair, Programming

Committee, 2001-2002 1998 Curator, Fiction: Conditions for Creation, Washington Project for the Arts\Corcoran, Washington, DC