Active Organizations

The Boston Printmakers, Boston, MA

The Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, CA

The Achenbach Print Collection | Legion of Honor - de Young Museum, San Francisco, CA. 

South Bay Urban Sketchers, San Jose / Palo Alto - Founder

 

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Education

2013 MFA in Printmaking University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 

2003BFA in Sequential Art, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah,GA

2003 BFA in Classical Animation,Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah,GA

Teaching Experience

2015 - [Visiting Faculty] San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA (Japanese Woodblock Printmaking)

2013 [Instructor of Record] University of Arizona, Tucson AZ (Introduction to Painting

Summer, 2013)

Teaching Assistant, University of Arizona, Tucson AZ (Introduction to Sculpture [Instructor of Record], Spring, 2013)

2012 Teaching Assistant, University of Arizona, Tucson AZ (Introduction to Sculpture [Instructor of Record], Fall, 2012)

2010-11 Manager of Undergraduate Printmaking studio

2011-11 Teaching Assistant, University of Arizona, Tucson AZ (Figure Drawing 203, 303, 403 [Instructor of Record], Summer, 2011)

2005-07 Educator at the Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens , Jacksonville, FL

2006-06 Teacher’s Assistant at Douglas Anderson School of the Arts, Jacksonville, FL

Professional Experience

2013 Juror, FYE (First Year Experience) Exhibition, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2010-11 Manager of Undergraduate Printmaking studio, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2005-2010 Personal Trainer at Apple, Inc. Jacksonville, Fl

2005-2007 Art Connections, Cummer Museum of Arts and Gardens, Jacksonville, Fl (collection tours and art teacher)

Certifications/Awards/Grants/Fellowships/Scholarships

2013

Winner of the Boston Printmakers Prize,  2013 Boston North American Print Biennial, 808 gallery, Boston University, Boston, MA (juror Dennis Michael Jon)

Fellowship award recipient and Artist-In-Residence, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson,VT

Artist-In-Residence, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC (January 2-15)

2012

Medici Scholar, Medici Scholars Program, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2011

Medici Scholar, Medici Scholars Program, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2011

CFA Grant, College of Fine Art, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Exhibitions

2013 Boston North American Print Biennial, 808 gallery, Boston University, Boston, MA 

(juror Dennis Michael Jon)

23rd Parkside National Small Print Exhibition, Kenosha, WI (juror John Hitchcock) (catalogue)

MFA Thesis Exhibition, 2013, University Of Arizona Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ

Border Celebrations, Tubac Center of the Arts, Tubac, AZ

2012 Exiting Another factory, The Loft Cinema, Tucson,AZ

Clutch Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia, (juror Christiana Caro)

Emerging Aesthetics, John Sommers Gallery,University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

2011 Atlanta Print Biennial, Barbara Archer Gallery, Atlanta, Ga. ( juror Beth Grabowski) (catalogue)

Boston North American Print Biennial, The Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA (juror Jim Dine) (catalogue)

Working With Paper, Tubac Center of the Arts, Tubac, AZ

Group Exhibition, Identity Crisis, Lionel Rombach Gallery, Tucson, Az

Group Exhibition, E is for Elements, 6th and 6th gallery, Tucson, Az

2010 MOCA UNF Student Show March, Museum of Contemporary Art, Jacksonville, Fl

2009 Two-Person Exhibition, Working PA, at Gallery Framery, Jacksonville, Fl. 

2007Twentieth Anniversary Alumni Show, Douglas Anderson School of the Arts,Jacksonville,Fl

2006Amelia San Jon Gallery in Fernandina Beach, Fl. 

2006 Gallery 1037 , Jacksonville, Fl.

2005 Adele Grage Cultural Center. Jacksonville, Fl.

Lectures/Presentations/Workshops

2012 Technical Demonstration of Intaglio plate printing to Art History PHD candidates, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2010 Technical Demonstration of woodblock printing, Working PA Exhibition, Gallery Framery, Jacksonville, FL

Portfolio Exchanges

2010 From All Directions. Organizer Melanie Yazzie, University of Colorado, Boulder CO.

2009 Snakes and Ladders. Organizer Kavitah Shah, University of Bangalore, Bangalore, India

2009In the Land of Imagination. Organizer Todd Christenson, 

2008As You Wish. Organizer Melanie Yazzie

2007 Family Secrets. Organizer Caitlin Cowger

Collections

Boston Public Library, Boston MA

University of Bangalore, Bangalore, India

Atlanta Printmakers Studio, Atlanta, GA

Drive By Press

Evil Prints, St. Louis, MI

Museum of Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX

University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

University of Colorado, Boulder, CO

University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

University of North Florida, Jacksonville,FL