Christoper Russell

From 2001 to 2005 Christopher Russell edited, designed, produced, and distributed the "destroy-to-enjoy" literary art zine Bedwetter. He was the subject of a 2009 Hammer Museum Projects solo exhibition and is represented by Luis De Jesus Los Angeles. He has exhibited his work internationally. Russell has published numerous books including Sniper, Bedwetter Books, Against the Grain, LACE Press, Budget Decadence, 2nd Cannons Publications, and Landscape, Kolapsomal Press. His next volume, Pattern Book, will be released this fall by Insert Blanc Press. Additionally, he has written more than two dozen articles and reviews about art in Los Angeles.

Russell's work is in various public collections, including the Hammer Museum/Grunwald Center for the Graphic Arts, J.P. Getty Museum Research Institute; New York University; the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; and the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles and the RISD Museum. Russell received his BFA from California College of Arts and Crafts in San Francisco in 1998 and his MFA from
Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, California, in 2004. 

Untitled by Christopher Russell