born Erie PA   

Education:

2016        MFA. Visual Arts. Lesley University College of Art + Design. Boston MA                                   

1998        MA. Sculpture. West Virginia UniversityMorgantown WV                                                         

1993        BFA. Painting. Edinboro University of Pennsylvania. Edinboro PA    

Selected Group & Solo Exhibitions:

2018    Flatline: 2D and the New Depthiness. Remarque Print Studio. Albuquerque NM

2017    SCAD Small Works. Gutstein Gallery. Savannah GA

            Axis Munde. Platte Forum at The Temple. Denver CO

            On The Move. Gutstein Gallery. Savannah GA

            Group 6, Pop Up. Vandernoot Gallery, Lesley University. Cambridge MA

            Faculty Exhibition. SCAD. Anderson Hall. Savannah GA

Globalocation. University of Utah. Salt Lake City, Utah & the University of Texas at Austin. Austin, TX

Meta Journey. Historical Museum of Bosnia & Herzegovina, Sarajevo, Bosnia

2016    Rally Round the Flag of Justice. Artnauts Collective Juried Show. RedLine. Denver CO

            Institute for Non-Bizarre Treatment - in conjunction with "48 Hours: Art Through Social Lens". RedLine. Denver CO

            Zeitgeist. Greatmore Studios. Cape Town South Africa

            Nkisi Project. Center for Visual Art. Denver CO 

            Art and Resistance. Dar Al-Kalima University. Bethlehem Palestine

Icebreakers 7. (Ivar Zeile +Gallery). Ice Cube Gallery. Denver CO

MFA Exhibition.  Mary & Edward Roberts Gallery. Lunder Arts Center. Boston MA

2015    Art Photography Collection. Exposure Award. Digital Exhibition. Musee du Louvre. Paris France

4th International Photography Annual. Manifest Gallery. Print Publication. Cincinnati OH

Cluster. Ice Cube Gallery. Denver CO

2014    Intersections. RedLine. Denver CO

Fragmentation: the faces we navigate (solo). Ice Cube Gallery. Denver CO

Carte Blanche. Central Features. Albuquerque NM

Even After Everything. Steele Gallery. Denver CO

Ingrained. Ice Cube Gallery. Denver CO

Ah Sem Blahj. Center for Visual Arts. Denver CO

2013    On Edge. EDGE Gallery. Denver CO

Madness of Collage. NEXT Gallery. Denver CO

Home + Body. Lapis Gallery. Denver CO

American Art: Figures. The Bascom Art Center. Highlands NC

Five by Five. Ice Cube Gallery. Denver, CO

2012    99 pieces of Art. Access Gallery. Denver CO                                        

Art & Soul. RedLine Gallery. Denver CO                                                  

All Together Now. Steele Gallery. Denver CO

2011-2009  Growing Artists by Showing Artists. Digital online exhibition at RMCAD.com.  Denver CO

Families. Santa Fe Community Convention Center Gallery. Santa Fe NM

2008    Biennial Southwest. Albuquerque Museum of Art. Albuquerque NM

Live With This. Pop Up Show. Santa Fe NM

Art on the Edge (curated by Elisabeth Sussman Whitney Museum). New Mexico Museum of Art. Santa Fe NM

2007    Philip Pearlstein Selects (curated by Philip Pearlstein) Prince Street Gallery. NYC

Insider Art. Gallery Zipp. Valencia NM

Seeing Red. Gallery Zipp. Valenica NM

2006    Biennial Southwest. Albuquerque Museum of Art. Albuquerque NM

Rags to Riches. Gallery Zipp. Valencia NM

Collect. Center for Contemporary Art. Santa Fe NM

CAMP. Hyde Park Sustainable Art Pop Up. Santa Fe NM

Renters. Roaming Art Show. Santa Fe NM

2005    Interaction (solo). Las Cruces Museum of Fine Art. Las Cruces NM

Faculty Collects. Emmanuel Gallery, Metro State. Denver CO

Figure Speaking. Tichava-Mills Fine Art. Truchas NM

The Collage Show. Gallery ZIPP. Valencia NM

2004    Clusters (solo). The Art Center. Grand Junction CO

Animal Vegetable Mystical. Gallery ZIPP. Valencia NM

SITE Unseen. James Kelly Contemporary Santa Fe NM

Collect. Center for Contemporary Art. Santa Fe NM

2003    Gallery Artist. Aspen International Art. Aspen CO

context: art & words. The Art Center. Grand Junction CO

Duct & Cover. Santa Fe Art Institute. Santa Fe NM

Teaching:

2016 - present   Professor of Foundations Studies. Savannah College of Art and Design. Savannah GA

2015 - 2016       Adjunct: Drawing. Metropolitan State University, Denver CO  

2014 - 2016        Adjunct: Foundations. Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design (RMCAD), Denver CO

2011 - 2013        Assistant Professor of Foundations. Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design. Denver CO                                                                        

Residencies & Awards:

2010        Residency Scholarship: The Vermont Studio Center. Johnson Vermont

1993        Departmental Award: Painting. Edinboro University of Pennsylvania                             

1991-93   Dean’s List: Edinboro University of Pennsylvania                                                                                                                              

Panels, Talks, Lectures, Workshops:

2017       Presentation. Teaching Effective 2D Design Principles. Savannah College of Art + Design.  GA         

2016       Artist Talk. Converge Denver. Denver CO

               Artist Talk: Image Proliferation and the Collapse of Meaning. Lesley University College of Art +  Design. Boston MA                       

               Panel Discussion - Getting the most from your mentor. Lesley University College of Art + design.  Boston MA                                 

2015       Artist Talk. The Temple Studios. Denver CO                                                                           

2014       Guest Artist. Denver University, Denver CODrawing techniques

               Guest Artist. Metropolitan State University, Denver COGallery presentation: the process of collage                                          

Collectives, Social Practice, & Volunteer:

2016       Artnauts. Art Collective. Denver, CO.

               Film Juror. Rhode Island International Film Festival. Providence, RI

               Entomology Collections. Denver Museum of Nature & Science. Denver, CO

               Mask Project. Denver Hospice. Denver,CO

               #blanktag. Traveling Fabric. Singapore

Bibliography + Publications:

Ice Cube Gallery: History of the Gallery. August 2017. print

INPHA 4: Manifest Gallery Exhibition Publication. Cincinnati OH. February 2017. print

Paglia, Michael. Second Annual Juried Show. Westword. Thursday January 10, 2013. Web

Exhibition Catalogue: New Mexico Museum of Art: Art on the Edge. Cover + pp 12 & 16. 2008. Print

Exhibition Catalogue: The Albuquerque Museum. Biennial Southwest. P 40.  2008. Print

Exhibition Catalogue: The Albuquerque Museum. Biennial Southwest. P 63.  2006. Print

Fischer, Zane. Zane’s World/”On the Outskirts”. The Santa Fe Reporter. October 5-11, 2005. P 28.

Moore, S. Derrickson. “Museum of Fine Art ‘pushes the envelope’ with exhibits”. SunNews. June 17, 2005. P 2C

Nott, Robert. “A ball, a beau, and a bid”. Santa Fe New Mexican’s Pasatiempo. Friday February 11-17, 2005. P 8

Stickney, Dane. “Four Exhibitions Open Tonight at the Art Center”. Grand Junction Free Press. July 23, 2004. P 13

McMillan, Kyle. “Diverse Talent Base a Brilliant Decision”. The Denver Post. Sunday, July 27, 2003. P 12F