Publications:

Mirior Magazine, Animalia issue, December, 2013

Mirior Magazine, Day of the Dead Issue, October, 2013

Catapult Magazine, 10 page interview, Issue #9 - May, 2012

Pop Surealism, Stay Foolish!, Show Catalog 2012 BSC News, Cover and interview, March, 2012

Crazy4Cult: Cult Movie Art, 2011

Hi-Fructose Collected Edition 2 Box Set, 2010

Pop Surrealism: What A Wonderfool World, 2010

Spectrum 15, the best of contemporary art, 2008

The New Mythology Exhibition Book, 2008

Lee's Toy Review Magazine, Coverage of the Gallery 1988 "Toys" exhibit

Hi Fructose Magazine, Volume 7, "Gored" photo

Hi Fructose Magazine, Volume 6, 5 page article

Computer Arts Project Magazine, October 2007

Toy2R Bunny Qee Fiesta Postcard Book, April 2006

Dot Dot Dash: Designer Toys, Action Figures And Character Art, October, 2006

Spectrum 13, the best of contemporary art, October, 2006

Heavy Metal Magazine, March 2006


Prints and Merchandise:

2012 Primus Spring Tour Poster Series
May 23rd Columbus Ohio show

Thumbtack Press, open run prints

"I think we are just going to have to be secretly in love with each other...", Limited edition giclee print

"Terry: Patron Saint of 80's Metal" T-shirt by Ken Keirns & Formula Werkz "Isolation" Limited edition giclee print

"Band-Aid" Limited edition giclee print

"Randy: Her Satanic Majesties Reject" T-shirt by Ken Keirns & Formula Werkz


Shows:

Copro Gallery presents: 4 mini solo exhibitions & 2 guest artists
June 14 - July 5th, 2014
CoproGallery
Santa Monica, CA

"Deja Vu" selected works by Ken Keirns
Solo Exhibition
Jan 9, 2014
Madelife
Boulder, CO

"Mad Hatters"
Group Exhibition
Nov 23 - Jan 24, 2014
Flower Pepper Gallery
Pasadena, CA

"Passed the Shadows" New work by Ken Keirns
Solo Exhibition
Nov 1 - Dec 1, 2013
Rotofugi Gallery
Chicago, IL

Group Show at CoproGallery
Group Exhibition
Saturday, May 25th 8-11:30pm
CoproGallery
Santa Monica, CA

"eyeCandy" group show
Group Exhibition
Saturday, March 30th 7-10pm
WWA gallery
Culver City, CA

"The Illumination" group art exhibition Copro Gallery Christmas Party
Group Exhibition
Saturday, December 15
CoproGallery
Santa Monica, CA

"Fairy Tale Group Art Show"
Group Exhibition
Saturday, August 11, 2012
Dragatomi
Sacramento, CA

"Signs Of The Apocalypse"
Group Exhibition
Friday, August 3rd
myplasticheart
New York, NY

"Rayguns and Robots"
Group Exhibition
Saturday, June 16th
Ltd. Art Gallery
Seattle, Washington

"Wasted: The Great American Past Time" Curated by: Dave MacDowell
Group Exhibition
Saturday, June 9th 7-10pm
WWA gallery
Culver City, CA

"Quietly", New work by Ken Keirns
Solo Exhibition
March 9, 2012
Rotofugi Gallery
Chicago, IL

"About Face" Group Show
Friday, January 13th, 2012
WWA gallery
Culver City, CA

"Spectrum" Group Show
October 14, 2011 - November 7, 2011
fabric8 gallery
San Francisco, CA

"Monkey In The Middle"
Solo Exhibition
Friday, June 17, 2011
myplasticheart
New York, NY

"Alone With Ghosts"
Solo Exhibition
Saturday, March 12, 2011
Gallery1988
Venice, CA

"Is This Thing On?: A Tribute to Funny People" Friday, January 7, 2011
Gallery1988
Los Angeles, CA

"Playboy Redux 2"
Saturday, December 18, 2010
Copro Gallery
Santa Monica, CA

The Idol Hours
Saturday, November 13, 2010
London Miles Gallery
London, UK

Natural Resources 3
Saturday, November 13, 2010
Lift
Detroit, MI

Wes Anderson Film Tribute show
Saturday, October 30th
Lopo Gallery
San Francisco, CA

Crazy 4 Cult Customs
Saturday, September 4, 2010
Gallery 1988
San Francisco, CA

Playboy Redux: Contemporary Artists Interpret the Iconic Playboy Bunny
Friday, August 27, 2010
Rotofugi Gallery
Chicago, IL

Pop Surrealism
June 26th 2010 - October 15th 2010
Museo Carandente Palazzo Collicola
Piazza Collicola - Spoleto (PG) ITALY

Crazy for Cult 4
Friday, July 9, 2010
Gallery 1988
Los Angeles, CA

Dreams Burn Down, New work by Ken Keirns
Solo Exhibition
April 30-May 16, 2010
Rotofugi Gallery
Chicago, IL

Lucid Dream
March 12, 2010
The Alternative cafe
Seaside, CA

G40: The Summit
March 1, 2010
Art Whino
Crystal City, VA

4 Person Show: Jonathan Bergeron, Ken Keirns, Jeremiah Ketner, Jason Limon
November 13, 2009
Gallery 1988
San Francisco, CA

Bigshot Toyworks & Mike Burnett present "Natural Resources"
November 6, 2009
Shoparooni
Cleveland, OH

4 Person Show
T&P Gallery Gallery
Philadelphia, PA, September 2009

Common Nonsense
Solo exhibition
May 1, 2009
Rotofugi Gallery
Chicago, IL, 2009

"Say When" Group Show
Bold Hype Gallery
Orlando, FL, April 4, 2009

Idiot Box
Gallery 1988
Los Angeles, CA, April 2, 2009
nineteeneightyeight.com

3 Person Show with Ahren Hertel, Ken Keirns & Lyle Motley
Distinction Gallery
Escondido, CA, March, 2009

Under the Influence: A Tribute to the Beastie Boys
Gallery 1988
Los Angeles, CA, January 8 - 29, 2009

Black Market/Black Maria: Skip the Mall
Black Maria Gallery
Los Angeles, CA, Nov 22, 2008

Inaugural Show at T&P Fine Art
T&P Fine Art
Philadelphia, PA, November 7, 2008

Halloween Exhibition
Gallery Provocateur
Chicago IL, October 25 - January 15

MADL Citizens
LIFT
Detroit, MI October 25, 2008

Distinction Gallery benefit for The Lewy Body Dementia Organization
Distinction Gallery
San Diego, CA, August, 2008

Crazy for Cult 2
Gallery 1988
Los Angeles, CA, August, 2008

Carnivora exhibition
L'Imagerie Gallery
Los Angeles, CA, May 3, 2008

House of Liu Custom Show
APW Gallery
New York, NY, August 22, 2008

Plushform Custom Exhibit
Rotofugi Gallery
Chicago, IL, June 27, 2008

The New Mythology
Dorothy Circus Gallery
Via Nuoro 17, 00182 Roma, Italy April 2008

Carnivora: The Dark Art Of Automobiles
L'imagerie Gallery
Los Angeles, CA, May 3, 2008

Le Premiere
Gallery Provocateur
Chicago IL, March 1 - May 18

Stream of Unconsciousness
Solo Exhibition
Rotofugi Gallery
Chicago, IL, April 4, 2008

Toys
Gallery 1988
Los Angeles, CA, April 1, 2008

Le Premiere
Gallery Provocateur
Chicago IL, March 1 - May 18

The 9th Annual Dirty Show
Detroit MI, Valentines Weekend

Bitters & Sweets
Gallery 1988
Los Angeles, CA, November 6, 2007

Valley of the Hairdos
The Venice Contemporary
Los Angeles, CA, September 15, 2007

The Witching Hour
Subtext
San Diego, California, October 5, 2007

BFF
Rotofugi Gallery
August 2007
Chicago, IL

Fresh Faces Summer Series
The Venice Contemporary
June 16, 2007
Los Angeles, CA

Hot Babes In Toyland
Solo Exhibition
Rotofugi Gallery
May 4 - May 27, 2007
Chicago, IL

Picks of the Harvest: Batch 4
Thinkspace Gallery
April 13, 2007
Los Angeles, CA

Spring Invitational
The Venice Contemporary
March 24, 2007
Los Angeles, CA

5, 6, 7, 8 & 9 Annual Dirty Show
Valentine's Day Weekend
Detroit, MI

Lollapalooza 2006, work selected for display

Teddy Troops Invasion
June 2- July 23, 2006
Rotofugi, Chicago, IL

Echo Gallery, Permanent Collection
October 2002- July 2006
Chicago, IL

Toy 2R Bunny Qee Fiesta:
Hong Kong, April 10 - 27, 2006

Valentine's Day Massacre
DVA Gallery
February 10 - March 1, 2006
Chicago, IL

11eleven
Solo Exhibition
Parts Unknown Gallery
November 11 - December 3, 2006
Chicago, IL

Sneaker Pimps, the worlds largest touring sneaker exhibition
August 5-6, 2006
Chicago, IL

Chop Shop, custom toy show
July 14-17, 2005
San Diego, CA

"Around the Coyote"
Exhibition - 2001, 2002 & 2003
Chicago, IL

"Lolita" theme show 2001
Thirteenth Floor Gallery, Chicago
June 8th - July 2001

Feitico Gallery
Exhibition - Jan.6 - 30, 2001
Chicago, IL

2001 Niche Awards
Finalist in art competition
Niche Magazine, Baltimore,MD

Sineaters and Eyesores
Solo Exhibition
Nov. 7 - 21, 1999
Otherwise Gallery, Lansing MI








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