EDUCATION

MFA Candidate, Mount Royal School of Multidisciplinary Art, 2019, Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA), Baltimore, MD

BFA, Painting, 2016, Western Kentucky University (WKU), Bowling Green, KY

Study Abroad, 2015, Art of Italy; Works on Paper, Rome and Florence, Italy

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2018   

Sackler Student Fellows Symposium, National Academy of Sciences, Group Exhibition and Symposium, Washington, DC

What Does the Future Smell Like?, MICA Materials Library, Group Exhibition, Baltimore, MD

2017   

Entangled Systems, Fred Lazarus IV Studio Center, Solo Exhibition, Baltimore, MD

Unrestricted, Trestle Gallery, Group Exhibition, Brooklyn, NY

Member Salon, Trestle Gallery, Group Exhibition, Brooklyn, NY

Brooklyn Spring Art Event, Industry City, Group Exhibition, Brooklyn, NY

Chelsea Music: Arts Festival, The Set NYC, Group Exhibition, Manhattan, NY

Residency Exhibition, The Post Contemporary, Group Exhibition Troy, NY

2016           

Invaders, Solo Exhibition, Cube Gallery, WKU, Bowling Green, KY

US Bank “Celebration of the Arts” Open Art Exhibition, The Kentucky Library and Museum, Bowling Green, KY

Women in the Arts Exhibition, The Medical Center, Juried Group Exhibition, Bowling Green, KY

2015   

Micro-Macro, Two-person Exhibition, Cube Gallery, WKU, Bowling Green, KY

Jam the Cube, Silent Art Auction, Cube Gallery, WKU, Group Exhibition and Auction, Bowling Green, KY

Annual Student Juried Exhibition, University Gallery, WKU, Bowling Green, KY

Art of Italy; Works on Paper, Fine Arts Center Corridor Gallery, WKU, Group Exhibition, Bowling Green, KY

Art Works 8th Annual Members’ Juried Exhibition, University Gallery,

Bowling Green, KY

US Bank “Celebration of the Arts” Open Art Exhibition, The Kentucky Library and Museum, Bowling Green, KY

Women in the Arts Exhibition, The Medical Center, Juried Group Exhibition, Bowling Green, KY

Half Priced Books Art Show, Group Exhibition, Bowling Green, KY

Evening of Dance, Collaboration between WKU Theatre and Dance/Painting program, Russell Miller Theater, WKU, Bowling Green, KY

Intuitive Drawing With Clive King Exhibition, University Gallery, WKU, Group Collaboration, Bowling Green, KY

2014   

Annual All Kentucky Juried Fine Art Exhibition, The Kentucky Library and Museum, Bowling Green, KY

Annual Student Juried Exhibition, University Gallery, WKU, Bowling Green, KY

World’s Greatest Studio Tour, Group Exhibition, The Kentucky Library and Museum, Bowling Green, KY

2013   

Annual Student Juried Exhibition, University Gallery, WKU, Juried Group Exhibition, Bowling Green, KY

US Bank “Celebration of the Arts” Open Art Exhibition, The Kentucky Library and Museum, Bowling Green, KY

RESIDENCIES AND WORKSHOPS

2017   

Trestle Art Space, Open Studio Artist Residency, Brooklyn, NY

2016   

The Post Contemporary, Summer Artist Residency, Troy, NY

Solder with Confidence, Joanna Gollberg, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

Encaustic Storytelling: Incorporating Encaustic with Mixed Media, Marge Luttrell, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

Positives and Negatives: Casting Glass, Dean Allison, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

Charcoal: Expressive Mark Making, a Painters Approach to Drawing, Gary Chapman, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

The Art and Craft of Metal Mesh Sculpture, Lanny Bergner, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

2015   

Monotype and Polyester Lithography Workshop, Nicole Hand, through WKU, Bowling Green, KY

Abstract Landscape Painting as Self-Portrait, Pinkney Herbert, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

Intuitive Drawing Workshop, Clive King, through WKU, University Gallery, Bowling Green, KY

HONORS AND AWARDS

2016   

Potter College Student Awards Ceremony, nominated as the 2016 Outstanding Student in Visual Arts, BFA, WKU, Bowling Green, KY

Honorable Mention Professional Painting, Women in the Arts Exhibition, Open Art Exhibition, The Medical Center, Bowling Green, KY

2015   

Honorable Mention Professional Painting, U.S Bank Celebration of the Arts, Open Art Exhibition, KY Library and Museum

Honorable Mention Professional Painting, Women in the Arts Exhibition, Open Art Exhibition, The Medical Center, Bowling Green, KY

Zephyrus 2015, work selected for Annual Journal of Poetry and Art (Page 48), Publication of the English Department of WKU, Bowling Green, KY

2014   

First Place Painting, Half Priced Books Art Show, Juried by Public Vote, Bowling Green, KY

SCHOLARSHIPS

2017   

Mount Royal School of Art, MFA Graduate Award (Merit Based), MICA

2016   

The Post Contemporary, Artist Residency Award (Merit Based), Troy, NY

2015   

Joe Downing/Lester, Art Department Scholarship (Merit Based), WKU

Richarris Award/Arrowmont Summer Workshop, Art Department Scholarship (Merit Based), WKU

World Topper Study Abroad, Competitive Scholarship, WKU

2014   

Jack E. Lunt, Art Department Scholarship (Merit Based), WKU

CLUBS, HONORS, AND ACTIVITIES

Art Guild President, WKU, 2014−2016, Bowling Green, KY

Artworks: A Visual Arts Coalition member, 2015, Bowling Green, KY

Print Club member, WKU, 2014−2016, Bowling Green, KY

League of Sculptors member, 2014−2016, WKU, Bowling Green, KY

Curator of Jam the Cube, Silent Art Auction, Cube Gallery, 2014, WKU, Bowling Green, KY

ART RELATED WORK EXPERIENCE

Graduate Program Assistant, MICA, 2018, Baltimore, MD

Graduate Teaching Instructor, MICA, 2017-2018, Baltimore, MD

Pinot’s Palette, painting instructor, studio assistant, 2017, Brooklyn, NY

Summer and Fall Educational Assistant, work-study, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, 2016, Gatlinburg, TN

Studio Technician, maintain painting, drawing, printmaking, and design studios, WKU, 2016, Bowling Green, KY

The Paint’n Place, studio assistant, painting instructor, clay instructor, 2014−2016, Bowling Green, KY

Art Show Assistant, US Bank “Celebration of the Arts” Open Art Exhibition, assisted with hanging exhibition, The Kentucky Library and Museum, 2015-2016,

Bowling Green, KY

Leslie H. Spetz Custom Picture Framing and Gallery, frame builder and assistant, 2014, Louisville, KY

Mellwood Arts & Entertainment Center, studio and gallery intern, 2013,

Louisville, KY