EDUCATION

 

            M.F.A.    2004     Print-Media         Cranbrook Academy of Art

                                 Receipient:  Jane Hickey Memorial Scholarship

            B.E.D.    1996     Architecture        Miami University

                                 Museum Studies

            2016     Penland School of Crafts, 8 Week Concentration: Monotype Printmaking & Handmade Paper

            2003     Penland School of Crafts, 2 Week Course: Waterless Lithograhy

            1999     Penland School of Crafts, 2 Week Course: Intaglio Etching

            1999     Penland School of Crafts, 2 Week Course: Photography & Performace Art

    1998     Arcosanti 6 Week Workshop & Intern, AZ

    1998     Yestermorrow Design/Build School Coursework, VT

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Summer 2017    Studio Manager, Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill, Truro, MA

May 2017            Instructor, The School of the Alternative, “System of Surprise:  Chance Based Making, Black Mountain, NC

2016-2017          Adjunct Instructor, Brunswick Community College, Block Printing, Southport, NC

2015-Present      Self-Employed Artist & Designer, Flying Hot Productions, Various Locations

2008-2016          Manager, Curator, Artist Liaison, Lantana’s Gallery & Fine Gifts, Southport, NC

2005-2007          Adjunct Lecturer, University of Arizona, Department of Architecture

2004-2007          Project Manager, Architectural Design Group, Tucson, AZ

2003-2004          Assistant to Print/Media Department Head, Randy Bolton

                                    Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2002-2004          Assistant to Curator of Education & Museum Guard, Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2001-2002          Project Manager, Jonathan Barnes Architecture & Design, Columbus, OH

1999-2001          Graduate Architect, Lusk & Harkin Architects & Planners, Columbus, OH

1998-1999          Project Coordinator for Patch Adams’ Gesundheit Institute, Sellers & Company Architects, Warren, VT

 

GRANTS & AWARDS

 

            2007     Tucson/Pima Arts Council Travel Grant Recipient: Coney Island Studies

            2007     Selected Artist to Create One of Seven Governor’s Art Awards, Statewide

            2006     MOCA Artist in Residence, MOCA Tucson, Tucson, AZ

 

EXHIBITION RECORD

2017                 Featured Artist, Artfuel Gallery, Wilmington, NC

2009-16            Various Works, Lantana’s Gallery & Fine Gifts, Southport, NC

2013                 Crandemonium, Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2008                 Running for Her Life, MOCA Tucson, Performance & Installation, Solo, Tucson, AZ

2006                 The Literary Print, Keller Gallery, Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego, CA   

2006                 Raise Your Voice!, The American Democracy Project, Missouri State University Art Center Gallery, Warrensburg, MO

2006                 Hot Rod Hangover, Yoga Vita Studio, Tucson, AZ (permanent installation)

2006                 H20, Dinnerware Contemporary Arts, Tucson, AZ

2006                 Perspective Drawing, University of Arizona College of Architecture, Tucson, AZ (solo)

2006                 Salon, Platform Gallery, Tucson, AZ

2005                 Salon des Refuses, Dinnerware Contemporary Arts, Tucson, AZ

2005                 Bazaar, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tucson, AZ

2005                 Evolutionary Kinetic Status Report in the Key of Blue, Rialto Theatre, Tucson, AZ (permanent mural installation)

2005                 that alchemical taste in my mouth, Dinnerware Contemporary Arts,  Tucson, AZ (solo)

2004                 The Literary Print, The Network Gallery at Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI;

2004                 Miniature Games, Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI

2004                 Graduate Degree Show, Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2003                 Really?  Not Really..., Forum Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2003                 The Print, Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, MI

2002                 100 Flat, C-POP Gallery, Detroit, MI

2001                 Young Artist Show, ROY G. BIV Gallery, Columbus, OH

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

            “An Artful Abode”, Southport Magazine, September 2014

            “Biz Q&A: Lantana’s Gallery”, Southport Magazine, December 2013

    “Soaking the Canvas”, Tucson Weekly, June 1-7, 2006, Utne Reader, June/July 2006.

            bailliwik, volumes 1 & 2, self-published by collective, Chicago, IL, 2005.

            “Art Safari”, Tucson Weekly, January 28-February 3, 2005

    Torrence-Fox, Serena, et al. gesundheit!  The Architecture and Planning of Sellers and Company 1984-2003. 2 Brook Road,            Warren, Vermont, 05674: Sellers and Company, 2003. 5, 19-20.

            “Furnishing a New Image”, VM+SD, May, 2002: 14.

            Arlene Hirst, “metro (COLUMBUS, OH)”, Metropolitan Home, July/August, 2002: 36.

           

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

            College Art Association (CAA), New York, NY

            MOCA, Tucson, AZ

            NCARB