Education:

2016 MFA in Sculpture, University of Texas, San Antonio, TX

2013 BA in Studio Art, Hope College, Holland, MI

2011 New York Center For Arts and Media Studies, Bethel University, New York, NY (Fall Semester)

Exhibitions:

2018

UTSA Art Gallery, San Antonio, TX (4 person exhibition) Then There Is Us:  Art in the time of Surveillance

Dock Space, San Antonio, TX (Solo Exhibition) The House Closest to my body

Artspace 111, Fort Worth, TX Regional Juried Exhibition

Bluestar Contemporary, San Antonio, TX Reddot

Clamp Light Gallery, San Antonio, TX (Two person Exhibition with Brittany Ham) Boys with Feelings and Girls Without Them

Dock Space, San Antonio, TX San Antonio Sculpture

San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX CAM, San Antonio Museum of Art, Current Flavor

Clamp Light Gallery, San Antonio, TX Thread (Curated by Alana Coats)

Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center, San Antonio, TX Common Currents

2017

Flax Studio, San Antonio, TX (Solo Exhibition) the difference between a weed and a flower is seeing

Rudolph Blume Fine Art, Houston, TX SNARE

Chalk It Up, Artpace, San Antonio, TX Featured Artist

San Antonio College, Visual Arts Center Gallery, San Antonio, TX Double Entendre

Clamp Light Gallery, San Antonio, TX Crossing Borders postcard show and fundraiser for RAICES

Hello Studio, San Antonio, TX (Solo Exhibition) The Expressive Mark & Other Ideas I Stole from Painting

Mint Museum Uptown, Charlotte, NC Gendered: An Inclusive Art Show

Brick at Blue Star Arts Complex, San Antonio, TX CAM Wow 

Parchman & Stremmel Galleries, San Antonio, TX Abiding Softness

Bluestar Contemporary, San Antonio, TX Reddot

San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX CAM, San Antonio Museum of Art, Current Flavor

2016

Concrete Gallery, San Antonio, TX Concrete December

Therese A. Maloney Art Gallery, College of St. Elizabeth, Morristown, NJ Sports In Art

Habitual Spaces, Kingsbury, TX Summer Film Festival

Bluestar Contemporary, San Antonio, TX Reddot

Terminal 136 San Antonio, TX (solo exhibition)Accessories of Modern Men

UTSA Gallery, San Antonio, TX32nd Student Art Exhibition

Terminal 136, San Antonio, TX A Plastic Practice: The Still Life in Contemporary Art

2015

High Wire Arts Gallery, San Antonio, TX Dérive

Carver Community Cultural Center, San Antonio, TX Texas Artist Connection

UTSA Gallery, San Antonio, TX 31st Student Art Exhibition

High Wire Arts Gallery, San Antonio, TX Just for Show

UTSA Ceramics and Sculpture Graduate Building,San Antonio, TX In an Expanded Field

UTSA Ceramics and Sculpture Graduate Building, San Antonio, TX Contemporary Art in Suburbia/Suburbia in Contemporary Art

San Antonio Art League Museum, San Antonio, TX Collegiate Exhibition 

2014

WoCA Projects, Fort Worth, TX Material Matters, (curated by Erin Cluley, Director of Erin Cluley Gallery)

Terminal 136, San Antonio, TX Grand Opening

Scene Metrospace, Lansing, MI {____ +____}, (____ + ____}, {____ + ____}: A Collage Show, (curated by Michelle Word, Acting Director of Education at The MSU Broad Art Museum)

Beaumont Art League, Beaumont, TX 52nd Annual National Exhibition

High Wire Arts Gallery, San Antonio, TX A Show Titled, Like Symbol, Like Prince

Grindstone Gallery, San Antonio, TX Domesticity, (two person exhibition)

Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center, San Antonio, TX Untitled (Public Display)

 UTSA Gallery, San Antonio, TX 30th Student Art Exhibition,

San Antonio Art League Museum, San Antonio, TX Collegiate Exhibition

Bluestar Contemporary, San Antonio, TX Slap and Tickle

Northeast Lakeview College Gallery, Universal City, TX New Sculpture

2013

500x Gallery, Dallas, TX College Expo 2013

Kansas City Artists Coalition, Kansas City, MO River Market Regional Exhibition 2013 (Juried by Jerry Saltz)

DePree Gallery, Holland, MI Collective Bargaining, Senior Thesis Show

2012

DePree Gallery, Holland, MI Juried Student Show

Site:Lab, Grand Rapids, MI

Y, Harris Building

2011

N.Y.C.A.M.S Gallery, New York, NY All Last Night & Most of Today,  (curated by Andrea Hill, director of gallery relations at Paddle8)

Site:Lab, Grand Rapids, MI Praxis

2010 

Former Public Museum Site:Lab Grand Rapids, MI Michigan Land of Riches

Curatorial Projects:

2018

Friendly Neighborhood Abstraction, Hello Studio, San Antonio, TX

Creature Feature, Hello Studio, San Antonio, TX

Holly Veselka: Ancient Sunlight, Hello Studio, San Antonio, TX

Jeremiah Teutsch: Two Heads Are Better Than One, Hello Studio, San Antonio, TX

2017

Suzy Gonzalez: Both | And, Hello Studio, San Antonio, TX

Daniela Cavazos Madrigal: The Things They Carried, Hello Studio, San Antonio, TX

Charlie Kitchen: The Other Side of the Sky, Hello Studio, San Antonio, TX

Anthony Rundblade: Cloak Dagger Parallel, Hello Studio, San Antonio, TX

Dave Swensen: Fountains, Hello Studio, San Antonio, TX

Wesley Harvey: Pretty Hurts, Hello Studio, San Antonio, TX

Eden Collins: She Had Options, Hello Studio, San Antonio, TX

2016

Brittany Ham: New Surfaces, Hello Studio, San Antonio, TX

Laura Blair Boden: Thresholds, Hello Studio, San Antonio, TX

A Plastic Practice: The Still Life in Contemporary Art, Co-curated with Kallie Pfeiffer, Terminal 136, San Antonio, TX 

Grants & Awards:

Juror's Pick at Artspace 111 Regional Juried Exhibition Juried by Christina Rees, Fort Worth, TX, 2018

Berlin Residency at Kunstlerhaus Bethanien Blue Star Contemporary, San Antonio, TX, 2018

Art Presidential Fellowship Fund, University of Texas, San Antonio, TX, 2014-16

Peggy and Richard Valvert Endowed Scholarship, University of Texas, San Antonio, TX, 2014-16

Art Guys Endowment Scholarship, University of Texas, San Antonio, TX, 2014-15

1st Place Award at 30th Student Art Exhibitio, University of Texas, San Antonio, TX, 2014

Presidential Assistance Fellowship, University of Texas, San Antonio, TX, 2013

Herman Miller Award, Hope College, Holland, MI, 2013

Jon F. Kay Award, Hope College, Holland, MI, 2013

Co-winner of the Van Wylen Library Altered Book Art Awards, Hope College, Holland, MI, 2012

Kruizenga Scholarship, Hope College, Holland, MI, 2011-2012

Stanley Harrington Art Award,Hope College, Holland, MI, 2011

Distinguished Artist Award, Hope College, Holland, MI, 2009-2013

Related Experience:

2016-18 Co-Director of Hello Studio, in the Blustar Arts Complex.

2016 Art Handler with Southwest School of Art. I worked directly with the curator, Mary Mikel Stump to realize her vision.

2015-16 Associate Educator at Artpace. Responsibilities include leading tours through exhibition spaces,       community outreach events, and art activities. 

2015 Volunteer Coordinator with Luminaria. Organized volunteers from local colleges, universities, and the community to work with artists in the realization of the Luminaria projects and information booths. 

2015 Summer Graduate Intern at Artpace. Worked in the education department running programming with a variety of ages, developed curriculum, and promotional design.

2015- 16 Art Handler with Art Not Art. I worked with Nate Cassie and Ethel Shipton to handle, pack,                 and transport a variety of artworks.

2014-16 Studio Assistant to Associate Professor Libby Rowe (Photography). Scheduling calendar, submitting applications for exhibitions, building website, documenting artwork and organizingher tenure application packet.

2014 Luminaria Volunteer. Duties included working directly with curators and artists in setting up                 artwork, selling merchandise, informing and directing the public through the event.

2013 Studio Assistant in sculpture studio at the University of Texas at San Antonio.

2012-2013 Studio Assistant to Associate Professor Katherine Sullivan (Painting, Figure Drawing, Color Theory, and Senior Studio) at Hope College. Tasks included general studio maintenance and photographing student work. 

2012 Teaching Assistant to Stephanie Malinowski (Design II) at Hope College. Responsibilities                 included weekly critiques, assisting students in execution of projects, and photographing student work. 

2011 Internship as Studio Assistant to Phoebe Washburn in New York, New York. Worked directly with Phoebe in executing work, site visits, organizing transportation of works to be exhibited, and photoshopping work.

2010-2011 Studio Assistant to Jennifer Gardiner (Printmaking) at Hope College.