Maker, thinker, doer of things.
Meet RJ, born and raised in the potato state of Idaho - a place known for its rugged beauty and endless skies. This talented artist not only embodies a free spirit, but they also infuse their work with a quirky and tongue-in-cheek sense of humor that's uniquely their own.
As a queer artist, they are unafraid to push boundaries and challenge societal norms with their creative vision. Drawing inspiration from their surroundings, their work is heavily influenced by the natural landscape and the intersection of science and society. Their creations are a stunning display of aesthetic beauty, but with a playful twist that will leave you both amused and awed.
A master of multiple disciplines, this artist fearlessly explores new media and techniques, constantly pushing the boundaries of what is possible. From painting to sculpture and beyond, their creations are a testament to their versatility and skill.
In short, this artist is a force to be reckoned with. With a sharp wit and a keen eye for detail, they are sure to leave a lasting impression on anyone who encounters their work.
2021 Becoming. Sol Speak. Logan, UT
2021 Material Transgressions. Center for Arts and History, Lewis-Clark State College. Lewiston, ID
2018 [De-]. Transition Gallery, Idaho State University. Pocatello, ID
2017 Apocalyptic Wallpaper. All Under One Roof LGBT Center. Pocatello, ID
2015 Do Not Poke Your Eye Out. CompARTment Gallery, Idaho State University. Pocatello, ID
2014 Anthropomorphosis. Transition Gallery, Idaho State University. Pocatello, ID
2022 Love Loud. Talking Dog Art. Kennewick, WA
2022 I Don’t Know Who Needs to Hear This. The Space. Richland, WA
2021 Textures and Patterns. Las Laguna Art Gallery. Laguna Beach, CA
2021 Indigo. DrewBoy Creative. Richland, WA
2020 Abstract my World. Tall Sequoia Gallery. Online
2020 Visibility: LGBTQ Invitational. CompARTment Gallery, Idaho State University. Pocatello, ID
2020 all WOMEN. Center for Arts and History, Lewis-Clark State College. Lewiston, ID
2019 Artworks Northwest. Umpqua Valley Art Association. Roseburg, OR
2019 Art of Our Century. Woodbury Art Museum, Utah Valley University. Orem, UT
2018 Surface. The Artist’s Gallery. Logan, UT
2017 Abstract Catalyst 4. Verum Ultimum. Portland, OR
2017 Color. 3 Square Art. Fort Collins, CO.
2017 NAMI Art Exhibition. The Artist’s Gallery. Logan, UT