SELECT SHOWS


CURRENT PROJECT ('The Space Between Points'):
2020 John Parker, Spaceworks, Tacoma, WA
2019-20 Memorial do Desenho, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, Sao Paulo, Brasil
2019 John Parker, Casagaleria, Sao Paulo, Brasil
2017 John Parker, Art Rising, Amazon Headquarters, Seattle, WA

DIGITAL (creative commons images and sound):
2013-6 Bliss and Perception's Maintenance of Ignorance, gnitcelfer.com
2013 Reuse Aloud, basic.fm, London, UK
2008 Digital Fringe, Melbourne Fringe Festival, Australia
2005-6 Collective Intelligence, Mutaforma, Wolna Pracownia PGR_ART, Gdansk, Poland + Mars Pavilion, 51° Biennale Internazionale Venezia, Italy

VISUAL ('gleaned detritus'):
2011 Twin Twin (with Matt Freedman), Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY
2006 Mods and Rockers (with Tom Moody), ‘Digifest’, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, CA
2005 Abstraction Obstruction, Soil, Seattle, WA
2004 John Parker, Front Room, Brooklyn, NY
2000 Two Friends and So On…, Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York, NY

SOUND (interactive sculpture):
2005 John Parker (with Luke Murphy), vertexList, Brooklyn, NY
2004 Pedestrian, Bronx River Art Center, Bronx, NY
2004 Refuse, Fluxfactory, Queens, NY
2003 Pop Rocks, Caren Golden Fine Art, New York, NY
2001 DJ Spooky's “Under the Influence”, CMJ Music Festival, Brooklyn, NY

MUSIC (electronic and punk):
2005 !M.O.O.B, CBGB omfug, New York, NY
2004 Psychasthenia, Galapagos Art Space, Brooklyn, NY
2004 kere u, The Tank, New York, NY
2003 Barrelled, Broklyn Beats, Tonic, New York, NY
2003 Electronic Xtravanganza, Share, The Kitchen, New York, NY
2003 F:T:H, Hellbender Film Projekt, Remote Lounge, New York, NY

DISCOGRAPHY:
Man From Planet Risk: Escaping Chixalub, with Cave Precise (2005, 2018) – hip-hop
earcon: Scratch Ambulance, with Tom Moody (2007) + 6 albums (2007-2013, 2019) – lo-fi
!M.O.O.B: He Goatan (2011) – punk rock
jenghizkhan: 7 albums (2002-2008) – experimental IDM

SELECTED PRESS:
Tom Moody, "st celfer exhibition in são paulo (installation in progress)", Tom Moody’s weblog, blog 6-8-2019 tommoody.us/archives/2019/06/08/st-celfer-exhibition-in-sao-paulo-installation-in-progress/
Carmen Aranha & Loly Demercian, "Exposição do John Parker- the space between points", CasaGaleria e oficina de arte Loly Demercian publication, 6-7-19 facebook.com/pg/casagalerialoly/posts/
Tom Moody, "st celfer exhibition in são paulo (flyers)", Tom Moody’s weblog, blog 6-5-2019 tommoody.us/archives/2019/06/05/st-celfer-exhibition-in-sao-paulo-flyers/
Sally McKay, “Mods and Rockers”, Lorna Mills & Sally McKay , blog 6-20-2006
digitalmediatree.com/sallymckay/comment/36580/
Marisa Olsen, “Collective Intelligence”, Rhizome . blog 5-7-2006
rhizome.org/editorial/2006/mar/07/collective-intelligence/
Tom Moody, “John Parker, "Man and Machine” Tom Moody’s weblog, blog 2-1-2006
digitalmediatree.com/tommoody/comment/34891/
Michael Bell-Smith & Cory Arcangel, “2005 Internet Top Ten: Special Blogosphere Edition”, burncopy . blog 1-20-2006 burncopy.com/bestoftheweb.html
Tom Moody, “John Parker, "Front Room”, Tom Moody’s weblog, blog 5-30-2004 digitalmediatree.com/tommoody/?27717
Tom Moody, “Man From Planet Risk”, Tom Moody’s weblog, blog 5-21-2004 digitalmediatree.com/tommoody/?27553
Aaron Spectre, “Clone and jenghizkhan”, Pie Zine, opiatenyc.com, January, 2003
Secret Agent gel, ”Share: Clone and jenghizkhan”, kidsarebored.com, blog1-19-2003 eyekhan.com/earcon/share.html

INTERVIEW:
an interview with jenghizkhan”, Tom Moody’s weblog, blog 9-20-2004 digitalmediatree.com/tommoody/jenghizkhan/ with follow ups here and here

EDUCATION:
2001 MFA (painting), University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
1989 BA (history, minor - architecture), Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
1998 BFA (painting and drawing) Candidate, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

RELATED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
Olympic athlete (Barcelona 1992) and coach (Beijing 2008, Rio 2016).
Director of national rowing teams and training centers in the US, Netherlands, Turkey.
Counselor at homeless shelter & caretaker for schizophrenic.

Lived in the following places for at least a week: Gifu, Japan -- Seoul -- Chungju, Korea -- Beijing -- Nanjing -- Hong Kong -- Hanoi -- Ho Chi Minh City -- Haiphong, Vietnam -- Kathmandu -- Kolkota, India -- Samarkand, Uzbekistan -- Melbourne -- Brisbane, Australia -- Auckland -- Queenstown, New Zealand -- Johannesburg -- Pretoria -- Cape Town -- East London, South Africa -- Lesotho -- Marrakech -- Fez, Morocco -- Tunis -- Lisbon -- Barcelona -- Madrid -- Sevilla -- Muros, Spain -- Paris -- Chamonix -- Aix Les Bains -- Bellecin, France -- Rome -- Florence -- Varese, Italy -- Luzern, Switzerland -- Linz, Austria -- Berlin -- Munich -- Antwerp -- Bruges -- Mechelen, Belgium -- Amsterdam -- Rotterdam -- Delft, Netherlands -- Copenhagen -- Dublin -- Limerick, Ireland -- Henley-on-Thames -- London -- Oban, Scotland -- Poznan, Poland -- Minsk -- Pinsk, Belarus -- Prague -- Budapest -- Vilnius -- Trakai, Lithuania -- Bled, Slovenia -- Belgrade, Serbia -- Plovdiv, Bulgaria -- Moscow -- Saint Petersburg -- Istanbul -- Gumusluk -- Fethiye, Turkey -- Quito, Ecuador -- Lima -- Huaraz, Peru -- Santiago, Chile -- Rio de Janeiro -- Inhotim -- Sao Paulo, Brazil -- Halifax -- Toronto -- Vancouver -- Victoria, Canada -- Washington, D.C. -- Philadelphia -- Allentown, PA -- Princeton -- Pennington, NJ -- Brooklyn -- New York City -- Boston -- Buffalo -- Tampa -- Sarasota -- Chicago -- St. Louis -- Oklahoma City -- Austin -- Santa Fe -- San Diego -- Los Angeles -- San Francisco -- Aberdeen -- Seattle, WA + visited the museums of these places