Michael Arcega
Residue of a Gesture: one side of a non-verbal discussionA Tautology: Bohn, Boan, Bone, Bown, Bøn, BauwnMOTHERSHIP 2- a proposalDecreolization: an arrangement from dark to light

"Baby and the Nacirema"
@ The Luggage Store GalleryLexical Borrowing: Saw Horse by the Sea Shore- Understanding Manifest DestinyThe New Colossus (a translation)Nacireman Inventions: Cultural Phonemes

2012
Polymer clay and wire
Size varies per installationPiñata Mobile

2012
Paper materials, wheat paste, dum-dums, mylar, string, cables, steel, and mixed media. "Montalvo Historical Fabrication & Souvenirs"
@ Montalvo Art CenterIn Tents: Visualizing Language Generation and SociopoliticsLoping Honoring (a translation/ a correction)ConcealariumIn Gaud We TrustSPAM/MAPSSpork"Clubs"
@ deYoung MuseumSimulacrum Santuarium ng mnga Tao sa IslasWoven DolliesEternal SalivationMahogunnyManila Galleon Trade: Past describes PresentConquistadourkesPublic projects and proposals
UPDATES

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Forthcoming EXHIBITIONS:
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Artist Drawing Club- A collaborative Project with Chris Brown, ASIAN ART MUSEUM, San Francisco, CA. July 24, 2014 (6:30 till 9:00 pm)

New Natives, Lighbombs Contemporary, Hong Kong. Spring 2014 (On going)

Solo Exhibition- TBD, Johansson Projects, Oakland, CA.
2015


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Recent Solo EXHIBITION:
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Code-switching: Ya3ni, a conversation about things (Solo Exhibition), Al Riwaq Art Space, Bahrain. May 27 - June 27


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New Appointment:
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Assistant Professor of Art, San Francisco State University.


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Recent AWARD:
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2012 John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship


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Recent REVIEWS/DISCUSSION:
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Barton, Dave, 'Faux Real' Is an All Faux Show, OC Weekly, June.

Yeapanis, Stacia, OtherPeoplesPixels Interview, Michael Arcega, OPPblog, May.

Quick, Genevieve, Michael Arcega: Baby and the Nacirema at the Luggage Store, Temporary Art Review, November.

Turner, Cherie Louise, Michael Arcega, Visual Art Source, October.