• DEVON ODER
    (1981, Pasadena, Ca)
    Lives and works in Los Angeles, Ca
    Owner & Director of The Pit & The Pit II

    Education
    MFA, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, California 2007
    BA, University of California at Santa Cruz 2003

    Exhibitions

    2016
    MythMAKER, two person show with Adam D. Miller, The Pit II, Los Angeles, CA (catalogue)
    2015
    Vivarium, Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland, Oregon (catalogue)
    2010
    Ashen Glow, Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland, Oregon
    2008
    Breaking Light, Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland, Oregon
    2007
    Against the Day, thesis exhibition, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, Ca

    Group Exhibitions

    2016
    Re-Planetizer, Regina Rex, New York, NY curated by The Pit
    Mushrooms & Honey, EitherwayLA/MetroPCS, Los Angeles, Ca
    Emotional Signs, Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA
    2015
    Lost in a Sea of Red, The Pit, Glendale, Ca (catalogue)
    Where the Sand Worm Slumbers, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, Ca (catalogue)
    2013
    Stoic & Baby: Art, Design, Objects, Art Basel pop up exhibition, Melin Building, Miami, Florida
    Mas Attack II, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, Ca
    Homing Pigeon, Gallery Lara, Tokyo, Japan
    2012
    Summer Show, Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland, Oregon
    LA-X, Sara Nightingale Gallery, Watermill, New York
    Chasm of the Supernova, Eagle Rock Center for the Arts, Eagle Rock, Ca
    2011
    Range, Archer Gallery at Clark College, Vancouver, Washington
    Banquet of the Black Jackal, curated by Adam Miller, Luckman Gallery,
    Los Angeles, Ca (catalogue)
    2010
    Summer Show 2010, Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland, Oregon
    Project One, Alexys Schwartz Projects, Culver City, Ca
    2009
    The Night Goat Demands Reparations, curated by Adam D. Miller, Pacific Design Center,Los Angeles, Ca
    Summer Show, Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland, Oregon
    2008
    Something Else, Hwood, Los Angeles, Ca
    Happy Hour with Skip Arnold, curated by Spencer Douglass, Bonelli Contemporary, Los Angeles, Ca
    Space as a Space, Bonelli Contemporary, Los Angeles, Ca

    Recent Auctions/Benefits
    Photo 15 : An Art Auction to Benefit the AIDS Monument, 2015
    Give Love Benefit curated by Sterling Ruby, Private residence, Los Angeles, Ca 2012
    World Child Project Benefit Auction, Guy Hepner Gallery, West Hollywood, Ca, 2010
    LA><ART Benefit Auction, LA><ART, Culver City, Los Angeles, Ca, 2009

    Press/Publications:
    2016
    Devon Oder & Adam D. Miller, MythMAKER, published by The Pit: Exhibitions & Editions (exhibition catalogue)
    Devon Oder, Bleed, Limited edition portfolio full color book, published by The Pit: Exhibitions & Editions
    2015
    Lost in a Sea of Red, published by The Pit: Exhibtions & Editions(exhibition catalogue)
    Where the Sand Worm Slumbers, The Pit: Exhibtions & Editions (exhibition catalogue)
    Oregon Live, February Art Gallery preview, 6 Must-See Shows, Devon Oder Vivarium at Fourteen30 Contemporary
    Devon Oder, Vivarium, Fourteen30 Contemporary/The Pit: Exhibitions & Editions, exhibition folio/catalogue with an essay by Gladys-Katherina Hernando. (exhibition catalogue)

    2012
    Miller, Adam D., Chasm of the Supernova. (exhibition catalogue)

    2011
    Miller, Adam D., Banquet of the Black Jackal. (exhibition catalogue) with essays by Adam D. Miller, Lia Trinka-Browner, and Mark von Schlegal.

    2010
    Gilsdorf, Bean. "Summer Show at Fourteen30 Contemporary", Daily Serving: An International Publication for Contemporary Art. August 12, 2010.
    http://dailyserving.com/2010/08/summer-show-2010-at-fourteen30-contemporary/
    Blake, Victoria. "Surpasing Cultural Context: Devon Oder Ashen Glow", The Oregonian, November 10, 2010. http://www.oregonlive.com/art/index.ssf/2010/11/surpassing_cultural_context_sh.html
    Collier, Patrick. "Patrick Collier Considers Devon Oder's Ashen Glow," UltraPDX.com, October 31, 2010.

    2009
    Miller, Adam D. The Night Goat Demands Reparations. (exhibition catalogue) with essays by Adam D. Miller, Catherine Taft, and Jan Tumlir.

    2008
    Libby, Brian, “Review: Devon Oder at Fourteen30 Contemporary”, The Oregonian, September 27, 2008.