Education

2017- 2019       Master of Fine Arts in Craft – Oregon College of Art and Craft

2013-2017        Bachelor of Science in Painting, Drawing, and Illustration – Olivet Nazarene University

 

Select Exhibitions

2019 The Artificial Obvious - Two person exhibition at Third Room in Portland, Oregon (pending)

2019                 Remixer – Group exhibition at the Centrum Gallery at Oregon College of Art and Craft in Portland, Oregon

2018                   Invisiblia: Artists Exploring Invisible Life Forces - Group exhibition at Governors State University Visual Arts Gallery in University Park, Illinois

2018                   National Juried Exhibition - In Conjunction with the Center for Faulkner Studies - Group exhibition at Catapult Gallery at Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, Missouri

2018                   Impetus - Group exhibition at The Hoffman Gallery at Oregon College of Art and Craft in Portland, Oregon

2018                 ANAMNESIS – Group exhibition at the Troy Laundry Building in Portland, Oregon

2018                 Micromosaic – Group exhibition by Sacrosanct Gallery, online

2018                 National Wet Paint MFA Biennale – Group exhibition at Zhou B Art Center in Chicago, Illinois

2017                 Oregon College of Art and Craft Annual Juried Student Exhibition – Group exhibition at The Hoffman Gallery at Oregon College of Art and Craft in Portland, Oregon

2017                 CULTURE - Group exhibition by Roughhewn People in Park Ridge, Illinois

2017                 Alive - Group exhibition by Sojourn Arts in Louisville, Kentucky

2017                 Threaded Perceptions ­- Solo exhibition at Brandenburg Gallery in Bourbonnais, Illinois

2016                 Wonder - Group exhibition by Roughhewn People in Wheaton, Illinois

 

Professional Experience

2019                 Teaching Artist - Free School PDX - Portland, Oregon

2019 Graduate Assistant - “Beyond Color Theory,” instructor Michelle Ross – Oregon College of Art and Craft, Portland, Oregon (forthcoming)

2018-2019        Graduate Assistant to the Artist in Residence – Oregon College of Art and Craft, Portland, Oregon

2017-2019        Co- Creator and Co-Editor Julia.Jean, a literary publication of Oregon College of Art and Craft, Portland, Oregon

2017-2018        Long-term Substitute Art Teacher, Grades K-8 – Trinity Lutheran Christian School, Portland Oregon

2017-2018        Teaching Artist – Saturday Academy, Portland, Oregon

2017-2018        Teaching Artist – Art Adventures and Young Adult Summer Camps at Oregon College of Art and Craft, Portland, Oregon

2016                 Curatorial Intern - Bridgeport Art Center, Chicago, Illinois

2015-2017        Gallery Assistant – Victorian House Art Gallery, Bourbonnais, Illinois

 

Awards and Residencies

2018                  University Fellow - Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, Tennessee

2018                  Artist in Residence - Portland Garment Factory, Portland, Oregon

2018                  Art on The Vine Student Commission Winner - Oregon College of Art and Craft, Portland, Oregon