Mieke Marple
Mieke Marple

Education

2008
University of California Los Angeles, CA, BA Fine Art

Solo and Two Person Exhibitions

2019
"God is an Audiobook," 1301PE, LA, CA
Solo Exhibition, Ever Gold [Projects], SF, LA (upcoming)
2018
"Relocation Tarot," two-person exhibition at Ever Gold [Projects], SF, CA (Link)

Group Exhibitions

2018
"Survival Condo," Minnesota Street Projects Studios, curated by The Second Bedroom Gallery, SF, CA
"Internet Archive Artist-in-Residency Exhibition," Ever Gold [Projects], SF, CA (Link)
2008
"Undergrad Juried Exhibition," juried by Ali Subotnick, New Wight Gallery, University of CA Los Angeles, CA
2007
"Department of Art Undergraduate Scholarship Exhibition," New Wight Gallery, University of CA Los Angeles, CA

Residencies

2018
Internet Archive Artist in Residence, San Francisco, CA
2007
Yale Norfolk Summer School of Art, Norfolk, CT

Writing

2018
“How Starving Artists Could Benefit from Smarter Contracts,” co-written with Tobias Vielmetter-Diekmann, Artsy Editorial (Link)
"Bosch, Facebook, and the Erotic Garden, " slideshow on Lady Scumbag (Link)
2016
“Lisa Lyon is a Horse,” Muscles, essay in artist book by Davida Nemeroff
2015
“Organic Bedfellow, Feral Othello,” essay for Karl Haendel exhibition at Mitchell, Innes, & Nash, NY, NY
2013-2014
“Pop Goes the Easel,” column, FlashArt online
2013
Review of This book owns no one by Cara Benedetto, LA Artbook Review
2010
“Eyes Like the Sun,” essay for Davida Nemeroff exhibition at TPW Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2009
"The Lives of Objects," Interview with Michelle Grabner, The Highlights, (Link)

Press

2018
Scott Reyburn, "The Art World's Elephant in the Room," The New York Times, Sept 21 (Link)
"Mieke Marple Releases Her Latest Art World Tarot Deck This Weekend," Juxtapoz, Aug 25 (Link)
Abigail Cain, "Dealing with Creative Block? A Deck of Cards Might Help," Artsy, Jul 11 (Link)
Melissa Locker, "The Internet Archive is helping these artists get inspired by digital history," Fast Company, Jul 3 (Link)
Michele Debczack, "The Internet Archive's Billions of Web Pages Inspired a New Art Exhibition," Mental Floss, Jul 9 (Link)
Anna Louie Sussman, "What's Driving Nonprofits into the Art World's Arms," Artsy, Feb 26 (Link)
2017
Interview, Art Insiders, Feb (Link)
2016
Julie Chaplin, “Art Scene Heats Up in Downtown Los Angeles,” The New York Times, Feb 12 (Link)
Casey Lesser, Alexxa Gotthardt, “The L.A. Artist-Run Galleries You Need to Know,” Artsy, Feb 12 (Link)
Tulsa Kinney, “Giving is Sexy,” Artillery, Sept (Link)
“Sexy Beast Comes to Town,” Flaunt, Sept (Link)
Christina Ohly Owens, “Sexy Beast Art Gala’s Stunning Line-Up,” How to Spend It, Aug
Maxwell Williams, “Andy Richter to Host Sexy Beast Gala Benefitting Planned Parenthood Los Angeles,” The Hollywood Reporter, July (Link)
2015
Molly Languir, “Women in Art 2015,” ELLE, December (Link)
2014
“Who’s Who,” W Magazine, December (Link)
Maxwell Williams, “Jack Black, Diane Keaton, Marisa Tomei and a Host of Artists Turn Out in L.A. to Support Reproductive Rights,” T Magazine, Sept 22 (Link)
Jessica Askinazi, “SEXY BEAST: An Inside Look at The Planned Parenthood Benefit,” BUST, Sept 29 (Link)
Natalia Bonifacci, “Natalia Meets Sexy Beast,” RedMilk, Sept 28 (Link)
2013
Carol Cheh, “Day For Night,” (cover story) LA Weekly, Jan 25
Susanna Davies-Crook, “Behind the White Cube,” Twin Magazine, Summer
Patrick Steffen, “Night Turns to Day,” FlashArt, Jan-Feb
Jonathan Griffin, “Another Way to Show,” The Art Newspaper, Jan
2012
Sarah Cascone, “With Larger Gallery and Daytime Hours, Night Gallery Grows Up,” Art in America, Sept 24 (Link)
Christelle Laffin, “Art contemporain: L.A. s’eveille,” Madame Figaro, March (Link)
Kevin McGarry, “Out There: MOCAtv,” T Magazine, Oct 25 (Link)
Brienne Walsh, “Food for Thought: Feast of Burden on MOCAtv,” Art in America, Nov 19 (Link)
“MOCAtv Premieres Feast of Burden,” Interview Magazine, Oct

Panels, Lectures, Interviews, Webseries

2018
“Tarot in the Age of Uncertainty,” panelist, Untitled Radio, SF, CA
2017
Seeing is Forgetting, interviewee, pod cast with Jason Bailer Losh, LA, CA
2016
“What Makes a Global Art Capital?” moderator, Sotheby’s Institute, LA, CA
2015-2016
“Money Talks,” financial advice for artists, host and panelist of series, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2014
Masters Thesis Presentation, panelist, Sotheby’s Institute, Claremont, CA
“Collecting Art SF vs. LA,” moderator, The Battery, SF, CA
“Touching the Art: Art School, Insider vs. Outsider Art, The Art Establishment,” panelist, web series hosted by Casey Jane Ellison, Ovation
2013
“State of the Art: A Public Roundtable on the Gallery Business in Los Angeles,” panelist, Gusford Gallery in conjunction with Sotheby’s Institute, Claremont, CA
The Conversation, interviewee, podcast with Michael Shaw, LA, CA
2012
"Feast of Burden," web series producer, MOCAtv
Night Talk, host, KCHUNG Radio

Honors, Awards, Scholarships

2008
Werner Z. Hirsch Award, Honorable Mention, University of CA Los Angeles, CA
2007
Lillian Levinson Foundation Scholarship, University of CA Los Angeles, CA
2006
Hoyt Scholarship Fund, University of CA Los Angeles, CA
2005
Werner Z. Hirsch Award, Second Place, University of CA Los Angeles, CA

Advisory Boards

2017 - present
WrkLst: artwork and contact management for artists, galleries, and collectors, Berlin, Germany (Link)
2014 - present
Sexy Beast for Planned Parenthood LA, CA (Link)

Non-Profit Fundraising

2018
20th Anniversary Fundraiser for Critical Resistance
2016
“Sexy Beast: A Benefit for Planned Parenthood LA,” co-chair, LA, CA
“Summer on Seventh,” fundraiser for Inner Cirty Arts, curator, LA, CA
2014
“Sexy Beast: A Benefit for Planned Parenthood LA,” co-chair, LA, CA