CV

b. 1986, Cincinnati, OH
living in Detroit, MI

Education
MA, 2012, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
BA, 2009, Michigan State University, Lansing, MI

Exhibition List
2018 105th Gold Medal Exhibition, November 21 - January 5th, The Scarab Club, Detroit, MI. Curated by Dominique DeGery. Awarded Second Place.
2018 A Sense of Place, September 7 - October 12, Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, Augusta, GA. Curated by Judy Onofrio. Received Honorable Mention Award.
2018 Under, May 23 - July 7, The Scarab Club, Detroit, MI. Curated by Jeanne Bieri. Received the Honorable Mention Award.
2018 Women Strong, January 26 - March 30, Ellen Kayrod Gallery, Detroit, MI.
2018 House Warming, January 12 - February 3, Whitdel Arts, Detroit, MI.
2017 104th Gold Medal Exhibition, November 15 - January 6, The Scarab Club, Detroit, MI. Curated by Dennis Nawrocki.
2017 Wax Stories 2, November 3 - January 6, Niza Knoll Gallery, Denver, CO. Curated by Patricia Aaron and Victoria Eubanks.
2017 Wax Poetic, October 1 - December 6, Fabulon, Charleston, SC. Curated by Susan Irish.
2017 Contemporary Encaustic, July 6 - August 27, Royal Contemporary, Florence, CO. Curated by Lauren Lipinski Eisen. Received the Silver Medal Award.
2017 Summer Open Mixed Media Exhibition, June 23 - August 18, Ellen Kayrod Gallery, Detroit, MI.
2017 Facilitators Exhibit, Open Studio Project, Evanston, IL.
2015 The Natural Dye Showcase, August 3 - September 5, Mendocino Art Center, Mendocino, CA. Curated by Yoshiko I. Wada.
2012 The Art of Connection, December 10 - February 18, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL
2011 The Social Body, Open Studio Project, Evanston, IL.

Residencies
2016 The Mather Place, Evanston, IL.
-Four month residency encapsulating natural dye workshops and several community weaving projects.
2012 Burren College of Art, Ballyvaughn, County Clare, Ireland.
-Three month residency focusing on natural dye research and small tapestry weavings.
2009 Center for Visual Art, UKZN, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.