D.BILLY
EDUCATION

MFA University of Connecticut, 2003
BA State University of New York College at Fredonia, 2001


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS & PROJECTS

2012

Make With A Red Stripe – commission for KesselsKramer / KK Outlet & Red Stripe Lager, London, England, UK

2011

A History of Repeated Injuries and Usurpations – collaborative show with Nathan Manuel, Vox Populi, Philadelphia PA

Manifresh Destiny (Ameraoke) – collaborative installation with Nathan Manuel, (e)merge art fair, Washington, DC

2010

Party Crashers – Artisphere, Arlington VA

2009

Quality Service – The Cooper Union, New York NY
Synthesis: Contemporary Collage – Carroll Square Gallery, Washington DC

2008

Media.Mix: 21st Century Collage – Civilian Art Projects, Washington DC

BETA Spaces – Bushwick Department of Public Works , Brooklyn NY

2007

SINK SANK SUNK – solo exhibition – Transformer Gallery, Washington DC

The Most Curatorial Biennial of the Universe – Apexart, New York NY

Yarns of the Material World – Cubicle 10, Baltimore MD

2006

Sightline Project – JAM Communications, Washington DC

Examination – Warehouse Gallery, Washington DC

Disconnect the Dots – Dew Art Gallery, New London, CT

Residue from the Bling Bling Circus – Cubicle 10, Washington DC

2005

Points of Departure – collaborative show with Nathan Manuel, District of Columbia Arts Center, Washington DC

Scribblers – Front Room Projects, Washington DC


SELECTED PRESS & PUBLICATIONS

"D.Billy." Crack Magazine, issue 20, May 2012, pp. 22-27. (link)

"Tools of My Trade: D. Billy." Who's Jack, 24 April, 2012. (link)

Dawson, Jessica. "Party Crashers: Comic Book Culture Invades the Art World." The Washington Post, 30 December, 2010.

Urban Interventions. Ed. Matthias Hubner. Berlin: Gestalten, 2010.

3D Typography. Eds. Jeanette Abbink and Emily CM Anderson. New York: Mark Batty, 2010.

Tangible: High Touch Visuals. Eds. R. Klanten, S.Ehmann, and M Hubner. Berlin: Gestalten, 2009. pp 167 + 172–3

Carlson, Jen. "New Street Art Medium: Balloons." Gothamist. 16 July, 2008.
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Davalos, Simone. "Elegant Street Interventions by D. Billy." Laughing Squid. 1 July, 2008.
(link)

Nolan, Hamilton. "Balloon Grafti Can End Vandalism Forever." Gawker. 11 July, 2008.
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"Street Interventions by D. Billy." DesignBoom. 11 July, 2008.
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Carlson, Jen. "Bushwick Goes Colorful." Gothamist. 30 November, 2008.
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Dawson, Jessica. "Kapow! It's Art!" The Washington Post, 9 November, 2007.

Capps, Kriston. "Sounding Of" Washington City Paper, 31 October, 2007.


OTHER MEDIA

"Red Stripe: Make Art on the Street." Prod. KK Outlet. Documentary / promotional video. April 2012.
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"D.Billy: Site Interventionist." Dir. Brandon Bloch. Documentary video. November 2008. Official selection, Brooklyn Film Festival, Brooklyn NY, 2010. Official selection, Bumbershoot / Seattle International Film Fest, Seattle WA, 2009. Official selection, FLIK Festival, Washington DC, 2009. Featured on Juxtapoz: Art & Culture Magazine Online, December 2008. Featured on Current.com, September 2009.
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