Curriculum Vitae

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2016-17     Instructor, Art Lounge on 101, Encinitas, CA, monoprinting, indigo dyeing, marbling

2014-17     Director, The Craft House, Bay View, MI, children's art camp ages 3-15 and 

                                      printmaking, painting, indigo dyeing classes for adults 

                     Instructor, The Athenaeum, La Jolla, CA, monoprinting, indigo dyeing 

                     Instructor, Bravo School of Art, San Diego, CA, monoprinting, indigo dyeing, marbling

2013-17     Instructor, Wine & Canvas, San Diego and Orange County, acrylic painting 

2010-12     Adjunct Faculty, Columbus College of Art and Design, silkscreen

2009           Teaching Assistant and artist residency, University of Miami, advanced oil painting

EDUCATION    

2012          MFA Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, OH

2008          BFA Painting and Printmaking.  University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL

                    Minor in art history. Graduated Cum Laude.

2006          Studio Arts Central International, Florence, Italy

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017         Marbled Works, Girard Gourmet, La Jolla, CA

                   Walk By, You Are Here Building, San Diego, CA

2016          Surreal Realms, OBR Architecture Studio, San Diego, CA

2015          Cartoon Surrealism, Counterpoint, San Diego, CA

2008          Labyrinths, The Chase Tap Room, Lexington, KY

JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2016         Nocturne, Mina Tang Gallery, Brisbane, AZ

                   After Dark V, Greg Moon Art Gallery, Taos, NM

                   International Online Juried Exhibition, San Diego, CA

2015         Prints: CA, LA, and Beyond Part II, Gray Loft Gallery, Oakland, CA 

                  National Print Exhibition, University of Kansas City Gallery of Art, Kansas MO

                  Tiny Bites, Orange County Creative's Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA 

2014        Illuminations, Poway Fine Arts Center, Poway, CA

                  The 23rd annual Juried Exhibition, The Athenaeum Gallery, La Jolla, CA

                  After Dark III, Greg Moon Art Gallery, Taos, NM

                  California Centered, Merced Multicultural Arts Center, Merced, CA

                  29th Annual Made in California, City of Brea Art Gallery, Brea, CA

                  Beauty Matters, Campbell Gallery, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, KY

2013        Reflections, Gallery 21, San Diego, CA 

                  Small Work, BIG Talent, Las Lagunas Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA 

                  Contemporary Expressionism-The Creative Spirit, Lyceum Gallery, San Diego, CA 

                  All Media 2013, Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, CA

                  Prints: LA, CA, and Beyond, LA Print Space, Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles, CA

                  The Unminature Show, Northern Prints Gallery, Duluth, MN  

                  7th Annual California Centered Printmaking Exhibition, Merced Multicultural Arts Center, Merced, CA

                  Prominent Printmakers II, Amherst Gallery, New Hampshire Institute of Art, Manchester, NH

2012        Movements, Tuska Museum at the Breakers, Lexington, KY

                  Hand-Pulled: Ohio Printmakers, Art Space/Lima, Lima, OH

                  Boundless: New Work in Contemporary Printmaking. Creative Arts Workshop,New Haven, CT

                  Dirty Fingernails Say A lot III, Foundry Arts Centre, St. Charles, MO

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017        Printmakers Exhibit, Athenaeum Printmaking Studio, San Diego, CA

2015        Faculty Exhibition, Lux Institue of Art, Encinitas, CA

2012        Taking Home With You, Limerick School of Art and Design, Limerick, Ireland.

                  Two Prints, Artist’s Alley, San Francisco, CA

                  CS Squared, CS Gallery, Columbus, OH

                  First, MFA Exhibition, Canzani Gallery, Columbus, OH

                  Ohiocentric, OSU Urban Arts Space, Columbus, OH

2011        Anyway You Like It, Junction View Studios, Columbus, OH

                  Open, CS Gallery, Columbus, OH

                  Agora8, Junction View Studios, Columbus, OH

2010        September Show, GAB Studio. Wywood, Fl

2009        Mad Hatter Art Festival, Coconut Grove, FL

2008        Labyrinths, The Chase, Lexington, KY

                  BFA Exhibition, CAS Gallery, Coral Gables, FL

2006        Painters Present, SACI Gallery, Florence, Italy

2005        Art Theory Exhibition, Buena Vista Gallery, Wynwood, FL

GALLERY REPRESENTATION 

 2012-13  Zoe Bios Creative, Los Angeles, CA

RESIDENCIES

2013          Kala Art Institute, Printmaking Residency, Berkeley, CA

AWARDS/ SCHOLARSHIPS

2015           Honorable mention, National Print Exhibition, University of Missouri Kansas City Gallery of Art, Kansas City, MO

2014           Honorable mention, Illuminations, Poway Fine Arts Center, Poway, CA

2013           Honorable mention, Contemporary Expressionism, The Creative Spirit, San Diego, CA

2012           Second Place, Dirty Fingernails Say A lot III Juried Exhibition, St Charles, MO.

2010           Columbus College of Art and Design Graduate Scholarship.

2008           Marion Jefferson Award for Excellence in Art/Art History.  University of Miami.

RELATED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2010-12     Printmaking lab monitor. Columbus College Art and Design. Columbus, OH

2011           Papermkaing Intern at Cobenick Studios, Columbus, OH

2009           Donghia, Intern in textile sample library, Dania Beach, FL

2007           Pierre Bittar Gallery, Harbor Springs, MI

PROFESSIONAL AFFLILATIONS

2012-13     San Diego Museum of Art Artists Guild

                     Los Angeles Printmaking Society Member

                     Member of Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, CA

2010-12     Southern Graphics Council International Member

PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS

2012          Taking Home With You, Group Collaborative Project, Southern Graphics  

                            Council International, Navigating Currents, New Orleans, LA

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2013          The Peace Project, The Whole Nine, 4th edition          

                    "Studio Visit," Open Studio Press, Volume 22

2012          First: The 2012 New Projects MFA Thesis Exhibition “Alive” Columbus, OH

COMMUNITY INVOLVMENT

2010           Organized a community mural, Bay View MI

2007-10      Summer volunteer at Kids Arts and Crafts Center, Bay View, MI