Education

San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA. MFA, painting, 2004
Corcoran College of Art and Design, Washington D.C. BFA, Fine Arts, 2001

Solo Exhibitions

2008
"Stand Still LIke Hummingbird", Eleanor Harwood Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2006   
•“Another Side of this Life” Eleanor Harwood Gallery, San Francisco Ca 2006
Critics pick in Artforum.com November 2006 by Glen Helfand

2005
•“Old Bodies Become Crystal clear”, Record collector, San Francisco Ca 2005

2001
•“Eleven Ways to Cut an Egg”, BFA Thesis show, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C

Selected Group Exhibitions

2008
"Kick Out he Jams: Hot/Cold #2", Luggage Store, San Francisco, CA
"Zombie Surfers" Celle Porject Space, London, UK
"Apocabliss", curated by Maya Hayuk, Alice Gallery, Brussels, Belgium


2007
"Park Life One Year Anniversary Group Show", Park Life, San Francisco, CA
"Albedo", Eleanor Harrwood Gallery, San Francisco, CA
•“Landscape at the Limit”, curated by Jonathan Stuhlman, Second street gallery, Charlottesville VA

2006
• Aqua Art Miami, Eleanor Harwood Gallery San Francisco Ca
• “Pause” Factory model, Miami FL
• Black bird space, San Francisco, Ca
• “West Coast Windows” Samson projects,  Boston Ma, curated by Oliver Halsman Rosenberg
•Nova Art Chicago,  Adobe books backroom Gallery, Chicago, Il
•“Monster Drawing Rally 2006” southern exposure, San Francisco, Ca

2005
•Aqua Art Miami, Adobe Books Backroom Gallery San Francisco Ca
•“Let’s Start a Fire”, Fort Mason Hostel San Francisco Ca

2004
•“Barely Legal: Danger” Signal 66, Washington D.C.
•“Monster Drawing Rally 2004” Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA
•“Trabajos del Corazon” The Lab, San Francisco CA
•“San Francisco Art Institute MFA Exhibition” Fort Mason Herbst Pavillion, San Francisco, CA
•“Field Trip” CalArts Student Galleries, Los Angeles, CA
•“Group Show” 3479 18th stSan Francisco, CA
• “Inside of Inside Art Auction” The Lab, San Francisco, CA

2003
•“Inside Out” Swell gallery San Francisco  Ca
•Group Show 3479 18th st San Francisco Ca

2002
•“Fresh” Swell Gallery San Francisco Ca

2001
•”The Good News” Noma art space 57 N st Washington D.C.
•“Emo-nauts” 7th st space Washington D.C.
•“Juvenile Delinquents” 7th st space Washington D.C.

Publications

Forthcoming
“Apenest” volume two, Compilation of emerging artists in North America
http://www.apenest.com/
http://apenest.com/Mediakit07.pdf

Press
San Francisco Bay Guardian
Picks spread week November 15-21, 2006
http://www.sfbg.com/entry.php?catid=107&entry_id=2115

Web press
“Artforum” Critics picks San Francisco online edition November 2006
By Glen Helfand

http://artfever.blogspot.com/2006/10/paul-wackers-at-eleanor-harwood-sf.html
By Bob Callaway

http://www.daftalliance.com/artists/paul.html

Featured in KQED Gallery Crawl
http://www.kqed.org/arts/places/profile.jsp?id=22460

http://www.eleanorharwood.com/Paul_Wackers.html

http://www.missionarts.org/0610/Galleries.php

http://secondstreetgallery.org/exhibitions/landscape_at_the_limit.html

Other Projects
Album Cover Art for upcoming “Octis” album limited edition of 500 released through Gavin Brown, spring 2008
Sfmoma mailer panel design; mar/apr 2008 museum calender