David Meanix


New York phone
: 323-449-0998


Born 1969, West Chester, Pennsylvania.


San Francisco State University, Interdisciplinary Art; Sculpture, Dance, Cinema, 1992-95

Pennsylvania State University, Art; Photography, 1989-91

Solo Exhibitions:

This City, Leo Kesting Fine Art, New York, New York, March 20, 2008

Common Sense, Bert Green Fine Art,, Los Angeles, CA - September 2007

Wonder, Advocate and Gochis Galleries, Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Center, July - August, 2007

Everything Changes, Capla Kesting Fine Art, Williamsburg, New York, March, 2007

Second Nature, Bert Green Fine Art,, Los Angeles, CA - June, 2005

Paper Thin, Circle Elephant Art, Los Angeles, CA - February-March, 2003

Cinema/Other Media:

NPR Calendar 2007, Created original photosculpture work on theme: What does NPR look like to you?

Six Feet Under, HBO, Episodes 50 - 52, August, 2004 - June, 2005.
Featured as Claire Fisher's Portrait Sculpture and Photography.

"MeaNiX", Short Film Documentary. Director Craig Parish. For "The Creator's Show" on, 2001

Press & Reviews:

WagMag, Williamsburg and Greenpoint Monthly Art Guide, "Shredded Life," April 2007.

Out On The Net Blog, David Meanix - Bear Medicine, Jan. 2007

Golden Gate Xpress, "SFSU Alum Creates Photosculpture," Nov. 2006

Synthesis Magazine, "Torn Between Three Loves," August, 2006

Communication Arts, Photography Annual 46, August, 2005, June, 2005

Super Magazine, “Role Play,” Winter, 2004

Paxico Review, 2004, “Six Feet's” Muse, September 10, 2004

EYEMAZING Magazine, (cover) Issue 3, Summer, 2004 The Netherlands

Works And Conversations Magazine, Issue 7, August, 2003

ARTSCENE, The Monthly Digest to Art in Southern California, February, 2003. Articles0203/DMeanixA.html

Collectors List: Upon Request

Group Exhibitions:

Truthiness, Photography as Sculpture, California Museum Of Photography/University Of California Riverside, July - October 2008

Stretching The Truth, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI, Feb. - June 2008

Four Handed Lift: Advocacy, Art, Spirit, and Community, An Exhibit/Auction to benefit the HIV Law Project, Moti Hasson Gallery, New York City, June, 2007-

Project Luz, Farmani Gallery, Los Angeles, March 2007

Vitamin W: The Altered State of Wonderment, (Curator: Koan Jeff Baysa, MD), City Without Walls, Newark, New Jersey, April - May, 2007

Fountain Art Fair, New York City, Feb. 2007

Bridge Art Fair, Miami, via Bert Green Fine Art, Dec. 2006

The Royal University College of Fine Arts, Stockholm, April 2006

Nova Art Fair, Chicago, via Bert Green Fine Art, April, 2006

Rock For Kids Auction: The Kids Are Alright, Chicago,, April, 2006

Metamorpheus, Adventures in Illegal Art, Los Angeles, May, 2005

Movement Works Project Auction, Inglewood, CA, April, 2005

Bitches Rule!, 1310 N. Wilton, Los Angeles, March, 2005

Create:Fixate, Los Angeles, October, 2004

Fresh 2004, The Basement, Echo Park, CA, August, 2004

Bert Green Fine Art, Los Angeles, June, 2004

Millicent Gallery, Transforms, Los Angeles, March 13-April 4, 2004

Dia De Los Muertos Altar Auction, Rocking Horse Cafe, NYC - October, 2003

Art Crawl 6, Los Feliz, CA - September, 2003

Smashbox Studios, Culver City, CA - September, 2003

Art Coalition, North Hollywood, CA - 'Body Art' - August, 2003

Vision Club, Silverlake, CA - July, 2003

Hot Rods 'n' Hot Pants Art Auction Tranny Fest Benefit, Silverlake, CA - July, 2003

The Former Andy Warhol Factory, IRSA Auction Benefit, NYC - February, 2003

Art Piece, Group Sex, Los Angeles, CA - February-March, 2003

Smashbox Studios, Culver City, CA: - June, 2002

Cannibal Flower Gallery, Los Angeles, CA: Group Show, June, 2002

Smashbox Studios, Culver City, CA: - September 2001

Millard Sheets Gallery, LA County Fair, Pomona, CA: 2nd Place, New Photography Competition- September, 2001

Cannibal Flower Gallery, Glendale, CA: Group Show- June, 2001

The Wagner Show 2, Los Angeles, CA: Self Portraits, May, 2001

Circle Elephant Art, Los Angeles, CA:“The Body Modified”- March, 2001

Cannibal Flower Gallery, Los Angeles, CA: Group Show- February, 2001

Smashbox, Culver City, CA: - December 2000

Echo Park Arts Festival, Echo Park, CA: Open Studio Tour- October 2000

APA, Advertising Photographers of America, Los Angeles, CA: Photo 12 Awards & Silent Auction, September 2000

Organic Gallery, Silverlake, CA- September, 2000

Organic Gallery, Siverlake, CA- July, 2000

Human (Realist/Abstract), Circle Elephant Art, Los Angeles, CA- July, 2000

Art Traffic 2000, LA Gay & Lesbian Center, The Advocate Gallery- June, 2000

Smashbox, Culver City, CA: - November, 1999

Echo Park Arts Festival, Echo Park, CA: Open Studio Tour- October, 1999

Unstructured Landscapes, Circle Elephant Art, Los Angeles, CA- April 1999

Kill Me, Eat Me, Love Me, Student Center Art Gallery, San Francisco State University, CA- November, 1994