Bio picIn his large-scale loose-leafs, seemingly torn from the notebook of a distracted grade-schooler, Adam Greener explores the ways in which the youthful imagination processes the chaotic swirl of social and cultural imagery that seeks to shape, stimulate, and confine it all at once. As a kid, Adam spent most of every 56-minute class period doodling in his spiral-bound, visual wanderings that often landed him in detention, repeatedly writing “I will not…

With this series of ink illustrations, created on handmade “notebook” sheets, he taps into his memories of his early visual preoccupations and re-presents them with a witty and subversive not-so-grown-up eye. In Greener’s vision, movie monsters cast an ominous shadow over a pop quiz; Star Wars characters intrude upon the passage of a love note: All of early experience — cognitive, social, emotional — is circumscribed, for better or worse, by our cultural iconography.

2017 START / Saatchi Gallery, Art Unified, London

2017 Art! Vancouver, Art Unified, Vancouver

2017 Art Market Hamptons, Art Unified, New York

2017 Art Market San Francisco, Art Unified, San Francisco

2017 LA Art Show, Art Unified, Los Angeles

2016 Venice Art Walk & Auctions, Venice Family Clinic Benefit, Los Angeles

2016 LA Art Show, Art Unified, Los Angeles

2015 Venice Art Walk & Auctions, Venice Family Clinic Benefit, Los Angeles

2014 *POP! The art of the Geek, The Michael J Wolf Gallery, San Diego

2013 Spiral Bound, Kimball Art Center, Park City, UT

2013 *Artworks for the Cure, T.J. Martell Foundation, Los Angeles

2013 *I Art You, Create Fixate, Los Angeles

2013 *Constellations, Create: Fixate (awarded best in show), Los Angeles