texts and publications

jimmy dimsummer book club & KBOO Poetry Potluck Radio Hour

untitled- for Lucas and Tony Hart House Review

i used to have an uncle for Intersect Fest 

yer so trippin dimsummer book club

ultra rare nmds 1001 Journal

blue chonies 1001 Journal

backpacking in Oregon #18 Range

poem for Germaine Fix My Head

untitled poems for Toad the Journal and Julia Clare Tillinghast

booty slapperz with Robert Duncan Gray dimsummer book club

crotch with Brian Tibbetts Housefire Books

untitled short story Acid Kat Zine #1

white chonies Meat Stories #1

phone sex New Wave Vomit

black beatles with Meghan Milsted



Showcased at

Santa Cruz Film Festival 

Visuals Film Festival

Ann Arbor Film Festival

University of  California Santa Cruz

San Jose State University




Mary Porter Sesnon Art Gallery, University of California Santa Cruz

The Sanders Gallery, San Jose State University

Vancouver Organization for Contemporary Art


julian smuggles is a xicano artist from San Jose, California. they are a part of the lovely book club/lovely football club, a small press and soccer cooperative, based out of Portland, Oregon.

julian smuggles’ work utilizes text, film, and photography to discuss race, gender/sexuality, the internet, and marxism-leninism. they have been performing, curating, and hosting events since 2010.


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