St Celfer (john parker)

CURRENT PROJECTS ('Space Between Points' & 'Step.4D'):

2019-22 Memorial do Desenho, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, São Paulo, Brasil 2022 Forgotten Voices of Richmond Beach, Shoreline Museum, Seattle, WA 2021 St Celfer's 51-61-74, NEW AND NOTABLE, 2021 St Celfer's 61, Flotation Devices hosted by Michael Schell (Aug 1, 2021), KBCS 91.3, Seattle, WA 2021 St Celfer's 51 & 74, Spirit House (May 31, 2021), Eastside FM 89.7, Sydney, Australia 2021 St Celfer's 51, Avant Garden's Wonderchill,, Seattle, WA 2021 Imaginal Space: a Semi-Virtual Residency, The Shed, Seattle, WA 2021 Episode 5, CMPFR-22C,, Seattle, WA 2021 St Celfer's PurPLL Pizza, mtl.asm, Montreal, Canada 2021 Emotions Embodied: Abstractions from the West Coast, Art Scene West, CA
2021 Live w/ Malevich Squared,, London, UK
2020 Transmissions, ICOSA Collective, Austin, TX
2020 Etude, St Celfer Suite 6 & Dirge #1, St Celfer Suite 3 & Serenade No Cry, St Celfer Suite 7, Radio Eclectus #74, Hollow Earth Radio 104.9, Seattle, WA 2020 Prelude, St Celfer Suite 5, Radio Eclectus #35, Hollow Earth Radio 104.9, Seattle, WA
2020 Divertimento, St Celfer Suite 2, Radio Eclectus #29, Hollow Earth Radio 104.9, Seattle, WA
2020 Task 14: This is Home by Christin Call for Art Saves Me, Seattle, WA
2020 St Celfer, In Lieu Exhibit Space, Seattle, WA
2020 March of the Covids, Methods of Negotiation, Art Music Lit Space, Sacramento, CA
2019 Impromptu, St Celfer Suite 2, Radio Eclectus #15, Hollow Earth Radio 104.9, Seattle, WA
2019 Space Between Points (solo), Casagaleria, São Paulo, Brasil
2019 Georgetown Art Attack, Gallery Baird, Seattle, WA
2019 FEAC, Sao Paulo, Brasil
2019 Small Works, Rowan Tree Gallery, Aberdeen, WA 
2019 Coletiva de Novos Talents, Casagaleria, São Paulo, Brasil
2017 Art Rising, Amazon Headquarters, Seattle, WA


Jess Hendersen, "Interview with St Celfer", Band of Burnouts, School of Commons, Zurich University of the Arts ZHdK, 10-12-2021
Christin Call "An Interview with St Celfer", The Shed, Seattle, 10-10-2021
Tom Moody, "an interview with St Celfer", Tom Moody's blog, 12-4-2020
Derek Kwan, "March of the Covids", Methods of Negotiation, Art Music Lit Space, September 2020


2013 Reuse Aloud,, London, UK

2011 Twin Twin (with Matt Freedman), Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY

2008 Digital Fringe, Melbourne Fringe Festival, Australia

2006 Mods and Rockers (with Tom Moody), ‘Digifest’, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, CA

2005-6 Collective Intelligence, Mutaforma, Wolna Pracownia PGR_ART, Gdansk, Poland +
Mars Pavilion, 51° Biennale Internazionale Venezia, Italy

2005 !M.O.O.B, CBGB omfug, New York, NY

2005 Abstraction Obstruction, Soil, Seattle, WA

2005 John Parker (with Luke Murphy), vertexList, Brooklyn, NY

2004 Pedestrian, Bronx River Art Center, Bronx, NY

2004 Refuse, Fluxfactory, Queens, NY

2004 Psychasthenia, Galapagos Art Space, Brooklyn, NY

2004 kere u, The Tank, New York, NY

2004 John Parker, Front Room, Brooklyn, NY

2003 Barrelled, Broklyn Beats, Tonic, New York, NY

2003 Electronic Xtravaganza, Share, The Kitchen, New York, NY

2003 Pop Rocks, Caren Golden Fine Art, New York, NY

2003 F:T:H, Hellbender Film Projekt, Remote Lounge, New York, NY

2001 DJ Spooky's “Under the Influence”, CMJ Music Festival, Brooklyn, NY

2000 Two Friends and So On…, Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York, NY

Riis Griffen, "St Celfer", Subjectiv., Summer 2020
Carmen Aranha & Loly Demercian, "Exposição do John Parker- the space between points",
CasaGaleria e oficina de arte Loly Demercian, 6-7-19
Sally McKay, “Mods and Rockers”, Lorna Mills & Sally McKay blog, 6-20-2006
Tom Moody, “an interview with jenghizkhan”, Tom Moody’s weblog, 9-20-2004 
Tom Moody, “John Parker, "Front Room”, Tom Moody’s weblog, 5-30-2004
Tom Moody, “Man From Planet Risk”, Tom Moody’s weblog, 5-21-2004


2001 MFA, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

1998 BFA (Candidate), University of Washington, Seattle, WA

1989 BA, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ


Olympic athlete (Barcelona 1992) coach (Beijing 2008, Rio 2016)

Director of national rowing teams and training centers (US, Netherlands, Turkey, among other places)

Counselor at Pine Street Inn (homeless shelter) MORE