2012 MFA, Pacific Northwest College of Art. Portland, Oregon.
2008 BFA, Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, Indiana.
2007 Pont Aven School of Contemporary Art, Pont Aven, France.
Seven Paintings. Aalto Lounge, Portland, OR. October-November, 2013.
Selected Paintings. James Harris Gallery, Seattle, Washington. September, 2013.
Hang On, I’m Spitballing. Stumptown Coffee, Downtown Portland, OR. April, 2013.
I offer so much, But commit to so little. Fireplace Gallery at Mt Hood Community College. Gresham, OR. March, 2013.
SHOWROOM The Lodge Gallery at Allied Works Architecture, Portland, OR. September, 2011.
James Harris Gallery booth, Seattle Affordable Art Fair, Seattle, WA. November, 2013.
Stumptown Coffee HQ Art Project. Selected as Exhibiting Artist for the 2013-2014 year. Work displayed at corporate HQ offices/facilities in Portland, OR. October 2013-October 2014.
CoCA 2012 Annual, Juried by MK Guth. Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA. January-March, 2013.
Considering How Exaggerated Music Is. Curated by Arnold Kemp for the Seattle Affordable Art Fair. Seattle, WA. November, 2012.
MFA Thesis Exhibition, PNCA Commons, Portland, OR. May, 2012.
The First Cut Is the Deepest, Disjecta Interdisciplinary Art Center, Portland, OR. July, 2011.
40/40 Vision, Cultural Arts Gallery, IUPUI, Indianapolis, IN. June, 2009.
Momentary Dynamism Alchemy Art and Aesthetics, Indianapolis, IN. May, 2007.
Painting Marsh Gallery, Herron School of Art, IUPUI, Indianapolis, IN.
AWARDS AND NOMINATIONS
2012 Recipient of PNCA MFA in Visual Studies Department Award
2012 Delivered Student Address for Commencement of PNCA MFA Visual Studies Graduates
2012 Sequel Residency Award for three month studio residency in Portland, Oregon.
2011 Nomination for the Joan Mitchell Foundation MFA Grant Program.
2011 Merit Scholarship, Pacific Northwest College of Art
2010 Merit Scholarship, Pacific Northwest College of Art
2007 Fehnel Family Foundation Scholarship
Pont Aven School of Contemporary Art, Pont Aven, France.
Jen Graves, “Touching Things: Trash-Can Ceramics and a Pile of Paintings”, The Stranger, September 11, 2013, http://www.thestranger.com/seattle/Content?oid=17715515
MK Guth, “Juror’s Remarks”, CoCA Annual Exhibition Catalogue, March, 2013.
Katelyn Hilsenbeck, “Artist channels anxiety into work”, The Advocate, March, 2013.
TEACHING and PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
(Forthcoming, Winter) Instructor, Experiments in Drawing, Community Education Dept. at Mt Hood Community College, Gresham, OR.
Artist Lecture, Washington State University, Vancouver, WA.
Guest Critic, Low Residency MFA in Visual Studies Pacific Northwest College of Art.
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Life/Figure Drawing, Pacific Northwest College of Art.
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Techniques of the Masters, Pacific Northwest College of Art.
Lecture/Teaching Demonstration, The Language of Color Space, Pacific Northwest College of Art.