ALAN JOSEPH MARX

213.842.4182  |  alan@alanjosephmarx.com  |  www.alanjosephmarx.com

EXHIBITIONS & PERFORMANCES
2018 
•    Perimeter VII, Group Exhibit, ArtShare LA, Los Angeles, CA
•    Recovery Artist Network Inaugural Pop Up Show, Against the Stream, East Hollywood, CA
•    Labor of Love, Group Exhibit, ArtShare LA, Los Angeles, CA
•    Rachael’s Dream, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA
 
2017  
•    Some Monsters Are Real, Solo Exhibit, Private Residence, Los Angeles, CA
 
2016
•    Commissioned paintings for television series Betrayed, Discovery ID Channel
•    Candy at the Comedy Store, Comedy Store, West Hollywood, CA
•    The Writing Leap Art & Literary Salon, Private Residence, Mt. Washington, CA
•    Honeysuckle Rose, onscreen talent, Anastasia Simone Director
 
2015
•    LA n CV2, Group Show, Coachella Valley Arts Complex, Indio, CA
•    Two-person Exhibition, Hale Arts Complex, Santa Monica, CA
•    Solo Exhibit: Joshua Tree to El Matador, The Perfect Exposure, Los Angeles, CA
•    Commissioned paintings for feature film Do You Take This Man?, directed by Joshua Tunick, premiered at OutFest 2015
 
2014
•    Holiday Group Show, Hale Arts Complex, Santa Monica, CA
•    LA n CV, Group Show, Coachella Valley Arts Complex, Indio, CA
 
2012
•    GEO Work, Event with Erin O’Brien at Chung King Road Gallery, Chinatown/Los Angeles, CA)
 
2009
•    Eastside Switch, Group Show (Pop-up/Happening on Parking Garage
roof) Downtown Los Angeles, CA
 
2006
•    Afternoon Art Salon, Private Residence, Los Angeles, CA
 
2002
•    Quacks Like a Duck, short film. Directed by Steve Ferger. Premiered
at OutFest 2002.
 
1999
•    Group Show, Art-Share, Los Angeles, CA
•    Improv and Sketch Comedy, Stella Adler Theater, Hollywood CA
•    Founding member and performer of improve group Masters of the Obvious
 
1997
•    Hamlet, Simi Valley Performing Arts Center, Simi Valley, CA
 
1995
•    Spec commercial for Scott Tissue, Director James Canniffe
 
1993-1998
•    Actors Circle Theatre, West Hollywood, CA
     •    Forty Deuce, 1998. Arthur Mendoza director, Alan Bowne writer, 1998 (performer)
     •    Frailties, 1997. Michael Norse writer/director (performer)
     •    Liquid Lady, 1996. (light operator)
     •    Minnesota Moon, 1995. (assistant director, producer, light operator, stills and promotional materials)
     •    A sea of white horses, 1995. (assistant director, stills and promotional materials, light operator)
     •    Beirut, 1994. (producer and performer)
     •    Bike Crash Blues, 1993. (assistant director and light operator)
 
COMMISSIONS
•    Album cover for singer Larry Davis’ full length studio album Touch
•    Spun Sugar Rebels, artist Erin O’Brien
•    Original paintings featured in the film Do You Take This Man? Directed by Joshua Tunick
•    Original paintings featured in the Discovery ID television show Betrayed
 
COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
•    Organizer and contributor to “Fundraiser for Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief,” Private Residence, Hollywood, CA, 2017
•    Best in Drag backstage crew, The Orpheum Theatre, 2015
•    Trannydome, Event Photographer/Documentarian, Private Residence, Los Angeles, CA, 2003
•    The Backyard Trans-Mud-Wrestling-Event, Event Photographer/Documentarian, Private Residence, Echo Park, CA, 2001
•    Programmer for “Smogdance Film Festival,” Da Gallery, Pomona CA, 2001
•    Performer in “Memento Mori,” for Karen Finley, performance/installation at Museum of Contemporary Art (MoCA), Los Angeles, CA
•    Assistant Programmer, OUTFEST, 1999-2003