EDUCATION

California College of the Arts
Oakland, CA/  BFA 2004

Pilchuck Glass School
Pilchuck, WA/  2000, 2001, 2003

 

RESIDENCIES

Pentaculum 2D
Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts
Gatlinburg, TN/  January 2015
Participating Artist

Pocosin Arts
Columbia, NC / Oct-Dec 2014
Resident Artist

Toe River Arts Council
Burnsville, NC/  Jan-Feb 2014
Artist Residency Program

Penland School of Crafts
Penland, NC/  Jan 2014
Glass, Iron, Wood Residency

East Side Glass Studio
Austin, TX/  2011
Artist in Residence

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Penland Winter Residency
Penland School of Crafts
Penland, NC /  January 2016
Session 3 & 4 Studio Assistant in Drawing/Painting

Smoketown Women's Mural
Steam Exchange
Louisville, KY/  September 2015
Lead Artist

Jersey City Youth Summer Mural Program
Jersey City, NJ /  Summer 2014, 2015, 2016
Assistant Director

Pentaculum 2D
Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts
Gatlinburg, TN/  January 2016
2D Studio Coordinator

Columbia High School
Columbia, NC / Nov-Dec 2014
Project Leader

Kansas City Women's Mural: Great Mural Wall of Topeka
Topeka, KS/  May 2014
Assistant to lead artist Ashley Laird

Bowman Middle School Mural Project
Bakersville, NC / May 2014
Design Consultant

Penland School of Crafts
Rachel Meginnes: “Altered Structures”
Penland, NC/  October 2013
Studio Assistant

Crimson Laurel Gallery
Bakersville, NC / Sept-Dec 2013
Social Media Coordinator / Sales Associate

Mid-America Arts Alliance Mural Project
Waco, TX/  May-June 2013
Selected Mural Apprentice

Jerry's Artarama: Art Supplier & Resource
Austin, TX/  2005-2013
Store Manager



COMMISSIONED WORKS

Saffron Building Rooftop Mural
Jersey City, NJ/ September 2016
Commissioned by Saffron Building Rooftop Committee

Crossfit Exchange Mural
Raleigh, NC/ December 2015
Commissioned by Crossfit Exchange

Jersey City Mural Project
Jersey City, NJ / October 2015
Commissioned by Mayor Fulop

Mountain Harvest & Birding Trail Mural
Spruce Pine, NC / April 2014
Commissioned by Spruce Pine Main Street

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

Conception Art Fair
Art Basel Miami
Miami, FL/ December 2016

GreenHill Winter Show
GreenHill Center For NC Art
Greensboro, NC/ December 2016

Written Word Vol. 1
Hallberg Fine Art
Fort Collins, CO/ October-December 2016

Outside/In
Cast Iron Lofts
Jersey City, NJ/ October 2016

Pocosin Arts Resident Artist Exhibition
Eastern Carolina University
Greenville, NC/  January 2016

Naturemorphis
Mary McLeod Bethune Center
Jersey City, NJ/  October 2015

Continuum
Mendenhall Student Center at Eastern Carolina University
Greenville, NC/  January 2015

Transitions: Pocosin Resident Artists
Riverside Lodge Gallery
Columbia, NC/  December 2014

Austin Artboards
Bass Concert Hall
Austin, TX/  September 2012
Received Honorable Mention

Up to Something
Bay 6 Gallery
Austin, TX/  February 2010

People’s Gallery
City Hall
Austin, TX/  Jan 2010-Dec 2010
Juried Art Competition

Handmade Austin Women
Ginko Studios
Austin, TX/  May 2010
Juried Art Collective

Catherine Hart: Drawings
Austin Art Garage
Austin, TX/  September 2009

Drawing Collection
East Side Show Room
Austin, TX/  October 2010

Blue Genie Art Bazaar
Marchesa Hall
Austin, TX/  Dec 2008-2011
Juried Art Bazaar

The Art Brigade
The Opera House
Austin, TX/  May 2007
Received Honorable Mention

100% Show
The Carver Museum
Austin, TX/  April 2007

Florida Printmakers
University of Miami
Miami, FL/  October 2005
Annual International Print & Drawing Competition

City of Paris Show
111 Minna Gallery
San Francisco, CA/  March 2005

A Drawing Show
Nexus Gallery
Berkeley, CA/  Feb 2004

NEW VISIONS: Introductions 2004
ProArts Gallery
Oakland, CA/  July-August 2004
Annual Juried Exhibition for Emerging Artists

New Artists, New Works
Public Glass Gallery
San Francisco, CA/  April-May 2004
Curated, exhibited & participated in Glassblowing demonstration & show

 

STUDIO TOURS

East Austin Studio Tour
Austin, TX/  2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012

Toe River Arts Council Studio Tour
Spruce Pine, NC/  December 2013