EDUCATION

2017                       MFA, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

2012                       BFA magna cum laude, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2018- Present         Adjunct Professor of Art- Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

Courses Taught: 2-D Visual Fundamentals, Painting I

2017 -Present         Adjunct Professor of Art- Red Rocks Community College, Lakewood, CO

Courses Taught: Painting I, Advanced Painting, Watercolor, Drawing I, Advanced Drawing, Figure Drawing

2017 -Present         Adjunct Professor of Art- Front Range Community College, CO

Courses Taught: Drawing I, 2-D Visual Fundamentals

2017                        Teaching Assistant to Ajean Ryan- Drawing I, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

2016                        Instructor of Record- 2-D Visual Fundamentals, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

2015                        Instructor of Record- 2-D Visual Fundamentals, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

2014                        Teaching Assistant to Paul Flippen- 2-D Visual Fundamentals, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

2014-15                   Community Mentor- Poudre High School, Fort Collins, CO     

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

2017                       Museum Evaluation Collector and Examiner, Gregory Allicar Museum of Art, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

2015-17                   Graduate Student Representative- Department of Art and Art History, Colorado State University, Fort Collins,CO     

2015-17                  Representative on the University Technology Fee Advisory Board- College of Liberal Arts, Colorado State University

AWARDS AND GRANTS

2017                       The Dedalus Foundation Masters of Fine Arts Fellowships in Painting & Sculpture Nomination

2016                       University Distinguished Professors Scholarship Nomination- Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

2015                       Keith Foskin Scholarship- Fort Collins, CO

2014                       Keith Foskin Scholarship- Fort Collins, CO

2011                       Cover of TCC Annual Student Poetry- Fort Worth, Texas.

2010                       First Place Award- Juried Student Exhibition in Painting, Fort Worth, Texas

TWO AND THREE PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2017                       MFA Thesis Exhibition- Gregory Allicar Museum of   Art, University Center for the Arts, Fort Collins, CO

2015                       Falling in Line- Clara Hatton Gallery, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

2014                       A Blur in Technicolor- Directions Gallery, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

2010                       A Day in the Life- Carillion Gallery, Fort Worth, TX

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018                       Small Wonder Pop Up Exhibition- Sugar Plum Bazaar & The Stanley Marketplace, Denver, CO

2018                       Faculty Art Exhibition- Susan K. Arndt Gallery, Red Rocks Community College, Lakewood, CO

2018                       Synergy- The Collective Community Arts Center, Lafayette, CO

2017                       Faculty Art Exhibition- Susan K. Arndt Gallery, Red Rocks Community College, Lakewood, CO                     

2017                       Coping- Center for the Arts Gallery, Towson University, Towson, MD

2017                       Convergence- Cloyde Snook Gallery, Adams State University, Alamosa, CO

2016                       Open Space- Directions Gallery, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

2016                       Moira- CSU Pueblo Fine Art Gallery, Colorado State University, Pueblo, CO

2014                       A Blur in Technicolor- Directions Gallery, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

2012                       BFA Exhibition- The Gallery at UTA, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX

2012                       Occupy Painting- Gallery West, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX

2012                       Student Exhibition- University Center Gallery, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX

2011                       Student Exhibition- University Center Gallery, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington TX

2009                       The Hype- Carillion Gallery, Fort Worth, TX

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2012                       In Retrospect- Gallery West, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX

COLLABORATIVE EXHIBTIONS

2015                       Flower Power- The Gregory Allicar Museum of Art, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

2015                       Falling in Line- Clara Hatton Gallery, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

MURAL COMMISIONS

2018                       Yeti Cave CrossFit Gym, Fort Collins, CO

SEMI-PERMANENT COLLECTIONS

2016-2018               Department of Art and Art History- Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2018                       Rethinking Urbanism- RedLine Contemporary Art Center, Denver, CO (Curated and Juried by Louise Martorano)

2016                       Dark and Obscure- Art Gym Gallery, Denver, CO (Juror:  Michael Keen, Program Director, Art Gym, Denver, CO)

JUROR

2015                       Spring Forward Show- Community Creative Center, Fort Collins, CO (Juror)

2010                       Student Art Competition- Summit High School, Arlington, TX (Juror)

CURATOR

2017                       Coping- Center for the Arts Gallery, Towson University, Towson, MD

2017                       Convergence- Cloyde Snook Gallery, Adams State University, Alamosa, CO

2016                       Open Space- Directions Gallery, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

2016                       Moira- CSU Pueblo Fine Art Gallery, Colorado State University, Pueblo, CO

2015                       Falling in Line- Clara Hatton Gallery, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO (Curator)

2012                       Occupy Painting- Gallery West, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX (Curator)

 

GALLERY AFFILIATIONS

Hey Hue, Denver, CO

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

College Art Association