b. 1989 Mount Vernon, IA

lives in Brooklyn, NY

 

EDUCATION

2015               Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

                           MFA, Ceramics

2011                Kalamazoo College, Kalamazoo, MI

                           BA in Art and Psychology

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2017                "Rim's Edge," (solo) Soo VAC, Minneapolis, MN 

                        "Novelty Fun Size," Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

2016                "Source Material" InCube Arts, New York, NY

                        "Cold Sweat," (solo) Makeshift Artist Residency, Kalamazoo, Michigan

2015                "Punch Lines," (three artist show) in an apartment in Decorah, Iowa

                        "Houswarming Party," (group) in an apartment building in Detroit, MI              

                        "Gyeonggi International Ceamic Biennale," (juried) Korea Ceramic Foundation; Icheon, Korea

                        "Graduate Degree Show Exhibition," Cranbrook Art Museum, Cranbrook Academy of Art

2014                "Vessel," Chase Bank, Detroit, MI

2013                "Resident Artist Exhibition," Coe College Marvin Cone and Eaton-Buchan Galleries, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

2012                "Gateway Exhibition," Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME

                        "Boston Young Contemporaries "; Boston University, 808 Gallery, Boston, MA

 

RESIDENCIES

2016                Elsewhere, Greensboro, NC

                        NARS Foundation, Brooklyn, NY 

2015                Makeshift, Kalamazoo, MI

                        Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT                   

2010                The Ceramics Center, Cedar Rapids, IA

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2017                Instructor, Abrons Art Center, New York, NY; "The Whole, the Part" (adult class in ceramics)

2014                Studio Assistant, European Ceramic Work Center; ‘s-Hergtogenbosch, the Netherlands

2013                Teaching Assistant for Anton Reijnders; Ox-Bow School of the Arts; Saugatuck, MI; Thinking Through Form

2013               Teaching Assistant for Sanam Emami, Professor of Art Colorado State University; Fort Collins, CO

2012                Teaching Assistant for Del Harrow, Professor of Art Colorado State University; Fort Collins, CO

2012                Technical Assistant for Anton Reijnders, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts; Deer Isle, ME

2010                Studio Assistant for Sarah Lindley, Professor of Art Kalamazoo College; Plainwell, MI.

2009                Studio Assistant for Jeffrey Mongrain, Professor of Art Hunter College; New York, NY

2009                Studio Assistant for Firth MacMillan, Adjunct Professor of Art Hunter College; New York, NY

2009                Studio Assistant for Bobby Silverman, Director of 92nd Street YMCA; New York, NY

 

AWARDS

2017                National Endowment for the Arts, grant recipient through Soo Visual Arts Center, "Communication Breakdown"

2014                Cranbrook Academy of Art Merit Scholarship

                        Chrissy Award, international travel scholarship through Cranbrook Academy of Art

2013                Cranbrook Academy of Art Merit Scholarship

2012                Haystack Mountain School of Crafts Technical Assistant Grant, Mary B. Bishop and Francis S. Merritt Scholarship

2011                Lilia Chen Award in Art 

2011                Senior Individualized Project Honors, Studio Art

2011                Senior Leadership Award, Kalamazoo College

 

RELATED EDUCATION 

2017                Bruce High Quality Foundation University, Brooklyn, NY

2013                Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

                        Post-Baccalaureate in Ceramics

2012                University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, New Bedford, MA

                        Post-Baccalaureate in Ceramics

2011                 Special Student in Ceramics

2009              American University of Rome, Rome, Italy (fall)

                       GLCA New York Arts Program, New York, NY (spring)