b. 1987

Lives and works in Denver, Colorado

 

EDUCATION

2015               Master of Fine Art, Syracuse University

2015               Certificate of Advanced Study - Women's and Gender Studies, Syracuse University

2011               Bachelor of Fine Art, San Francisco State University

 

 

AWARDS, GRANTS, AND HONORS

2015               Ginsburg-Klaus Post-MFA Engagement Fellowship

                       Graduate Student Organization Travel Grant, Syracuse University

2014               Best in Show, Figuratively Speaking, Customs House Museum, Clarksville, TN

                        Paper Clay Merit Award, NCECA Nation Student Juried Exhibition, Milwaukee, WI

                        Graduate Student Organization Travel Grant, Syracuse University

                        Creative Opportunity Grant, Syracuse University

2011                Best in Show, Stillwell Student Show, San Francisco State University

                        Best in Medium, Stillwell Student Show, San Francisco State University

2010               Best in Show, Stillwell Student Show, San Francisco State University

                        Best in Medium, Stillwell Student Show, San Francisco State University

                        Watershed Summer Session Assistantship Award

2009               Best in Medium, Stillwell Student Show, San Francisco State University

                        Martin Wong Scholarship, Martin Wong Foundation

 

 

EXHIBITIONS

2016             Not For Sale, Girl on Girl Collective, Park Slope Art Fair, New York City, NY

                        No 1 Knows Ur A Dog, Girl on Girl Collective, Think Tank Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

                        First Kiss, Girl on Girl Collective, Junior High, Los Angeles, CA

2015                Fantasy Island, PØST Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

                         IRL, Sonce Alexander Gallery Mini White Cube, Culver City, CA

                         Neither Confirmed Nor Denied, Rogue Space Gallery, New York City, NY

                         Neither Confirmed Nor Denied, SU Art Gallery, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY

                         Simulacra, Artist Collaborative Gallery, Long Beach, C­­­A                         

                         Generations: Forty Hues Between Black & White, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA

                         Winter II, Warschaw Gallery, San Pedro, CA

                         4/4, Artist's Gallery, Angel's Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA

                         Sad Girl's Club: Girl on Girl Collaborative, Spark Contemporary Art Space, Syracuse, NY

2014                Turn Intensive, Tapir Gallery, Berlin, Germany

                         Figuratively Speaking, Customs House Museum, Clarksville, TN

                         California Clay Competition, The Artery, Davis, CA                         

                         NCECA 2014 Nation Student Juried Exhibition, Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee, WI

                         Damned! Curiosity, Spark Contemporary Art Space, Syracuse, NY

                         Spark Performance 2, Spark Contemporary Art Space, Syracuse, NY

                         Common Language, University of Leeds, London, England

                         Common Language, York St John University, York, England                           

                         The Wall, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY

2013                 Food For Thought, Delavan Center, Syracuse, NY

                         New Works, Smith Gallery, Syracuse, NY

2012                 NCECA 2013 National Student Juried Exhibition, Glassell School of Art, Houston, TX

2011                  Stillwell Annual Exhibition, Main Gallery, San Francisco State University

                         The Salon, Martin Wong Gallery, San Francisco, CA                         

                         Ceramics 2011, California Conference for the Advancement of Ceramic Art, Davis, CA

                         Altered States, Martin Wong Gallery, San Francisco, CA

                         Feats of Clay XXIV 2011, Gladding McBean Factory, Lincoln, California

2010                 Stillwell Annual Exhibition, Main Gallery, San Francisco State University

                          The Salon, Martin Wong Gallery, San Francisco, CA

                           One Night Stand, Oakland Art Murmur, Berkeley, CA

                           Ceramics 2010, California Conference for the Advancement of Ceramic Art, Davis, CA

                           Into the Woods, Martin Wong Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2009                  Stillwell Annual Exhibition, Main Gallery, San Francisco State University

                           Salon De Refuses, Martin Wong Gallery, San Francisco, CA

                           Ceramics 2009, California Conference for the Advancement of Ceramic Art, Davis, CA

                           Feats of Clay XXII 2009, Gladding McBean Factory, Lincoln, California

                           Thirty Fourth Annual Falkirk Juried Show, Falkirk Cultural Center, San Rafael, California

                           Urban Fauna, Chameleon Café, San Francisco, CA

2008                  Ceramics 2008, California Conference for the Advancement of Ceramic Art, Davis, CA

 

 

ARTIST RESIDENCIES

2017                    The Studios at MASSMoCA, MASSMoCA, North Adams, MA

2015                    Syracuse University Turner Semester Pilot Program, Los Angeles, CA

2014                    Takt Artist Residency, Berlin, Germany

2013                    Art School Collaborative, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME

2009                    Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, Newcastle, Maine

 

 

TEACHING AND RELATED WORK

2016                    Ceramic Instructor, Foothills Park and Recreation District, Littleton, CO

2015 - 2016         Program Coordinator, Turner Artist Residency, Los Angeles, CA

2015 – 2016        Instructor, Studio Ceramics, Palos Verdes Art Center, Palos Verdes, CA

2012 – 2015        Graduate Teaching Assistant, Western Art History I, Department of Foundations, Syracuse University

2013 - 2014         Professor of Record, Studio Ceramics I, College of Visual and Performing Arts, Syracuse University

2012                     Graduate Assistant, Studio Ceramics I, College of Visual and Performing Arts, Syracuse University

2008 – 2012       Ceramics Area Lab Technician, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA

2009                    Lab Assistant, Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, Newcastle, Maine

 

 

 

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT 

2015                     Curatorial Intern, Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA

2014                     Presenter, Cultures of Memory Master's Symposium, York, UK

2012 – 2014         Organizer and participant, Empty Bowls Charity Event

2009 – 2012        Counselor, Kids ‘N’ Clay, California Conference for the Advancement of Ceramic                                                                                             Art, Davis, CA

2008 – 2012        Discovery Day Assistant, Romberg Tiburon Center, Tiburon, California

2010                     Activities Coordinator, Kids ‘N’ Clay, California Annual of America