Curriculum Vitae

 

Education

Oakland University Rochester, MI. BA Art K-12 Education, with a Graphic Design minor.

Jurried Group and Solo Shows

2019

Detroit Artists Market Detroit, MI. All Media Exhibition January 18-February 16, 2019 Juror Tylonn J. Sawyer

Boll Family YMCA Art Gallery Detroit, MI. Repose solo show December 4, 2018-January 18, 2019

2018

Scarab Club, Detroit, MI. 105th Annual Gold Medal Exhibition & Annual Book November 21, 2018-January 5, 2019 Juror Dominique Chastenet de Géry

Manoogian Art Gallery, Grosse Pointe Woods, MI. Fused: Paintings and Encaustics solo show. October 11-26, 2018

Lawrence Technological Institute CoAD Courtyard Anonymous 2 Collaborative Sculpture Installation with Christopher Schneider March 2018

2017

Kresge Foundation Troy, MI Art Consultant Peter Gahan

Scarab Club, Detroit, MI. “Gold Medal Exhibition”. Juror Dennis Nawrocki

Scarab Club, Detroit, MI. “WAX”. Juror Jack O. Summers

ArtPrize9, Grand Rapids, MI, Time Based interactive sculpture

Detroit Artists Market, Detroit, MI. "$100 Bucks Show"

Whitdel Arts at Marygrove College, Detroit, MI. “2017 Members Exhibition”

Atomic Café, Hamtramck, MI. “Outside In”

Hatch Gallery, Hamtramck, MI. “Hatchback XI”.  Juror: Treena Flannery Ericson

Scarab Club, Detroit, MI. “Silver Medal Exhibition”. Juror: Jo Powers

Cafe 1923 Coffeehouse, Hamtramck, MI. Solo show: “More Blue Than Red: Encaustics And Paintings”

2016

Scarab Club, Detroit, Mi. “Gold Medal Exhibition”. Juror: Elizabeth Youngblood

Scarab Club, Detroit, Mi. “Silver Medal Exhibition”. Juror: Scott Northrup

2015

Oakland University Art Gallery Rochester, Mi. Studio Art Senior Thesis Art Exhibition. Encaustic Sculpture Installation. Awarded Oakland University Studio Art Honor

Publications

Featured image in 2019 Scarab Club Arts Annual

Featured image in 2018 Scarab Club Arts Annual

Featured image in 2016 Scarab Club Arts Annual

Feature article on ArtPrize website, entitled "Pitch Night Detroit Winner to Cover Outdoor Plaza with Twisted Pipe Installation at ArtPrize Nine"

Feature article in Crain’s Detroit Business, entitled "Hamtramck artists win $5,000, prime spot for ArtPrize Nine"

Feature article in DetroitUnspun, entitled "Detroit artists win $5,000 and place at Grand Rapids ArtPrize at Pitch Night"

Feature article in Cultured.GR, entitled "Pitch Night Detroit winner to cover outdoor plaza with twisted pipe installation designed to foster visitor communication"

Featured image in 2016 Scarab Club Arts Annual

Related Work Experience

Elementary Art Teacher 2015 to present

Artist Mentor and Director of Project Based Programming in the Metro Detroit Area

Yoga Instructor 

Waldorf Early Childhood Educator