Education

2010    Master of Fine Arts, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN

2000    Bachelor of Fine Arts, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI

 

Selected One Person and Group Exhibitions

2015    Preservatif, Traveling Group Exhibition, Marshall Arts, Memphis, TN

2014    (e)merge Art Fair, Washington Project for the Arts Member Artists Exhibit, Washington, DC

2012    Enteric, Two Person Exhibition, Part Time Studios, Philadelphia, PA

2011    Pall, One Person Invitational, Lamar Dodd School of Art, University of Georgia, Athens, GA

              Tooth: Works on Paper, Two Person Invitational, Lambuth University, Jackson, TN

2009    Automatic Detour, Solo Exhibition, P & H Center for the Arts, Memphis, TN

              Emerging Artists: The Best of Local Universities, Eight Person Invitational, Askew Nixon    Ferguson Architects, Memphis, TN

2008    Plus One, Group Exhibition, Marshall Arts, Memphis, TN

              Mixtape, Group Exhibition, 509 South Main, Memphis, TN

              Brooks Introduces Series, Three Person Invitational, Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis, TN

2007    Dia de los Muertos, Group Exhibition, Exquisite Corpse Gallery and Collective, Kalamazoo, MI

2006    Autotellic, Solo Exhibition, Kingscott Gallery, Kalamazoo, MI

              Solo Exhibition, 124 Gallery, Kalamazoo, MI

2002    Group Exhibition, The Space, Kalamazoo, MI

2000    Penetration, Group Exhibition, Western Michigan University, East Hall Galleries, Kalamazoo, MI

              Western Michigan University Print Show, Group Exhibition, East Hall Galleries, Kalamazoo, MI

 

Juried Exhibitions

2015    Perspective: A Look at Contemporary Painting and Drawing, juror – Cory Oberndorfer, Hillyer Art Space, Washington, DC

2010    Annual Juried Student Exhibition, jurors - Robert Sanchez and Emiko Lewis-Sanchez, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN

2009    Annual Juried Student Exhibition, juror – Lois Renner, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN

2008    Annual Juried Student Exhibition, juror – Chakaia Booker, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN

2007    Class of ’07, Lantana Projects, Memphis, TN

              New Horizons, Ned McWherter Cultural Arts Center, Jackson, TN

              Annual Juried Student Exhibition, juror - Gail Roberts, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN

2005    West Michigan Area Show, juror – Luis Jimenez, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, MI

2003    West Michigan Area Show, juror – Michael Bergt, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, MI

2000    West Michigan Area Show, juror – Robert Stackhouse, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo,       MI

 

 

Professional Experience

2016-

2013    Commercial Sign Artist and Painter, Trader Joe’s 653, Washington, DC

2010-  

2011     Instructor of Art, Full-time, Foundation Studies, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN

2010     Adjunct Faculty, Foundations Studio II, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN

               Artist’s Assistant to Brooke Foy, Public Sculptural Installation, UrbanArt Commission, Memphis, TN

2009     Teaching Associate, Painting I, Drawing I, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN

2008    Teaching Associate, Drawing I, Drawing II, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN

Artist’s Assistant to Greely Myatt, Public Sculptural Installation, UrbanArt Commission, Memphis, TN,

Artist’s Assistant to Margaret Cogswell, Site Specific Installation, Art Museum of the University of Memphis, Memphis, TN

2007    Teaching Associate, Drawing I, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN

              Print Shop Technician, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN

              Gallery Assistant, Jones Hall Gallery, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN

2006    Gallery Assistant, Jones Hall Gallery, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN

2004    Instructor, Printmaking, Art Center of Battle Creek, Battle Creek, MI

 

Bibliography

2012    Studio Visit Magazine, vol.18, Color Illustration, p. 25

2010    Direct Art, vol.17, Color Illustration, p.49

2009    Bill Ellis, “Art Finds Home at Midtown Cafes”, Color Illustration, The Commercial Appeal, October 30, p. 12

2008    Ian Lemmonds, “Group Show Nears Overload”, Color Illustration, Memphis Playbook, February 1, p. 32

 

Artist Talks

2011    Radio interview with Steve Bowers, WNWS-FM, Jackson, TN, Monday, February 21

2008    Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis, TN

 

Grants/Awards/Honors

2000    KIA Award for a Print Image, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts

1998   WMU Art Department Enrichment Grant

1995   WMU Medallion Scholarship, Western Michigan University

 

Professional Memberships

Washington Project for the Arts 2011 – 2015, College Art Association 2010-2013