• inaugural exhibition of the Museum of Capitalism in Oakland
  • Wildcat Hauling exhibition at the Corcoran, 2016

  • Scouting photo from our Wastewater Walk project, showing a sewage pipe running through a redwood forest ravine in Santa Cruz, CA.

  • promo image from our True Cost Market project 

  • co-facilitating guest artist Justin Mata's session on "Imagined Cities" during our Vague Notions project at Interface Gallery in Oakland

  • artist Tom Deslongchamp reads from a salvaged box of 80s band riders for a special Circumtext reading at our Collections show offsite, with Alan Hopkins's "Lost and Abandoned Balls" piece as a backdrop

  • front wall of our first 10.-22.-38 Astoria exhibition at our studio/gallery space in Seattle 

  • photograph of the Seattle port taken during research for our Colors of Commerce exhibition

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Wastewater Walk

Wastewater Walk

a series of walks following the paths that human waste travels along hidden infrastructure, tieing awareness of social and environmental aspects of sanitation to embodied experience
True Cost Market

True Cost Market

a research project and installation/exhibition exploring how food costs are affected by various social and environmental issues, in the form of a "true cost" grocery store
10.-22.-38 Astoria

10.-22.-38 Astoria

10.-22.-38 Astoria* is an ongoing project in which FICTILIS transforms a space into a functioning pop-up copy shop that is pre-stocked with a wide selection of ready-to-copy artworks by thousands of artists from all over the world.
Wildcat Hauling

Wildcat Hauling

a suite of multimedia projects centering around a collaborative effort to address the issue of illegal dumping in West Oakland
Hello, Neighbor

Hello, Neighbor

Designed as a mechanism to get people talking to each, Hello, Neighbor is a simple survey about neighborliness. Originally developed for LOT Miami, the first iteration of the survey … More...

Labadie Collection Residency

Labadie Collection Residency

FICTILIS received a Heidrich Research Fellowship to support research at the Labadie Collection, which documents the history of social protest movements and marginalized political communities.
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LOT Miami

LOT Miami

LOT is a process-driven and research-based exhibition that considers land within the context of rapidly changing cities.
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(fik tilˈ əs) adj. capable of being molded or changed; earthen [Latin fictilis]

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