Drew Heitzler is a Los Angeles-based artist. His films and film-based projects, often made as collaborations, have been screened and exhibited internationally at galleries and institutions including The Project, Orchard Gallery, The Swiss Institute, Sculpture Center, Anthology Film Archives, PS1 Contemporary Art Center, LA><ART, The Suburban, Locust Projects, Zacheta National Gallery of Art, Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, Magasin Centre National d’Art Contemporain, Kunsthalle, Zurich, and Centre Georges Pompidou.
His work was included in the 2008 Whitney Biennial, the 2010 California Biennial, and the Hammer Museum’s 2012 Venice Beach Biennial.
In addition he was cofounder of the bicoastal exhibition project Champion Fine Art, cofounder of Triple A, a public exhibition project in Los Angeles, and continues to be co-owner of Mandrake, an artist-run bar and performance space, also in Los Angeles.
His curatorial activities for both galleries and institutions include the exhibitions Bring The War Home, Animal Style, Endless Bummer/Surf Elsewhere, Endless Bummer 2/Still Bummin’, Golden State, and Beer.