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education

2013

Post-Baccalaureate in Glass, Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts, Richmond, VA.

2009

BA magna cum laude in 3D design, Bard College at Simon's rock, Great Barrington, MA.


select exhibitions

2015

Love (and other lamentations of the flesh) with Lou Krueger, River House Arts, Perrysburg, OH.

2014

NCECA National Student Juried Exhibition, juried by Tara Wilson and Jeffrey Mongrain. Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design. Milwaukee, WI.

We Brought This in a Mini-Van, VCU Craft Material Studies ceramic area faculty and student exhibition. Gallery 218, Marshall Building. Milwaukee, WI.

2013

Departure, solo exhibition. The Building, Seattle, WA

2012

Embark! Emerging Artists Explore the Next Generation of Glasswork, invitational. GAS conference, 419 Gallery, Toledo, OH.

Earth and Fire: Materials and Methods Exhibition, invitational. NCECA conference, Pratt Fine Arts Center Gallery, Seattle, WA.

Clay Lives Here, retrospective. NCECA conference, Design Center, Seattle, WA.

Stations of the Cross, in collaboration with George Rodriguez, installation at Saint James Cathedral, Seattle WA.

Decadence, solo farewell exhibition. Pottery Northwest Gallery, Seattle, WA.

Beyond the Brickyard, juried by Richard Shaw. Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT.

2011

Art Bridge Fellows, two person show. Pratt Fine Arts Center Gallery, Seattle, WA.

Collaboration, invitational. Pottery Northwest Gallery, Seattle, WA.

Kirkland Arts Center Instructors, Sea-Tac International Airport, Sea-Tac, WA.

Resident Exhibition, Pottery Northwest Gallery, Seattle, WA.

2010

Holiday Show, Pottery Northwest Gallery, Seattle, WA.

Convention Center Ceramic Exhibition, Seattle, WA.

Student Exhibition, Pottery Northwest Gallery, Seattle, WA.

Ethnic Arts Connection, juried exhibition. Seattle Center, Seattle WA.

2009

Strange Fruit, BA thesis exhibition. Daniel Arts Center, Great Barrington, MA.

The Art of Clay Festival, invitational. Great Barrington, MA.


grants, scholarships, and awards

2013

GAP Grant, Artist Trust.

2010-2012

Artist in Residence, Pottery Northwest.

2011

EDGE Program, Artist Trust.

2010

Art Bridge Scholarship, PRATT Fine Arts Center.

Resident Artist Grant, Pottery Northwest.

2008

Doreen Young Scholarship, Bard College at Simon's Rock.

Hutchins B.A. Scholarship, Bard College at Simon's Rock.

Sadie C. Miller Family Scholarship, Bard College at Simon's Rock.

2006

Faculty Scholarship, Bard College at Simon's Rock.


professional experience

2014

Construction of a ceramic 3D Printer, Da Vinci Center, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Engineering, Richmond, VA.

Visiting Artist, Lakeside School, Seattle, WA.

Workshop Assistant to Tip Toland, Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM.

Publication of Chocolate Boy and Gloria in 500 Figures in Clay Volume 2.

2013

Blow Molds, community class, Pratt Fine Arts Center.

Introduction to Handbuilding, community class, Kirkland Art Center.

2012

Susanna, 2011 in the collection of Fritz and Mary Wolfe.

Untitled, 2012 in the collection of Mark and Elizabeth Rogers.

Embark! Emerging Artists Explore the Next Generation of Glasswork, Co-curator.

BAM Lecture Series, on Push Play: NCECA invitational, Bellevue Arts Museum.

The Figure in Context, community class, Pottery Northwest.

2011

Resident Representative, board of directors, Pottery Northwest.

Large Scale Heads, intensive workshop, Kirkland Arts Center.

Architectural Design, Structure and Embellishment, community class, Pottery Northwest.

Piece by Piece, community class, Kirkland Art Center.

Artist Lecture, The Art Institute of Seattle.

2010

Mapping the Human Form, community class, Pottery Northwest.

From Function to Figure, community class, Kirkland Arts Center.

Scale, community class, Pottery Northwest.

Artist Lecture, Pottery Northwest.

2008

Handbuilding for Kids, summer workshop, The Art of Clay Festival.

2007

Ceramic Study Abroad, West Virginia University, Jingdezhen, The People's Republic of China.

2006

Visiting Student, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, New Bedford, MA.


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