Education

2016 MFA in Fine Art, Painting at University of Arkansas

2011 BFA in Painting at Missouri State University, Cum Laude

 

Awards/Scholarships

2013-2016 Graduate Assistantship and Fellowship, University of Arkansas

2015 Windgate Student Summer Travel Grant, University of Arkansas

2013-2015 Master's Student Travel Grant, University of Arkansas

2014 Fellowship at Mildred’s Lane

2014 MFA Project Grant, University of Arkansas

2006-2011 Dean’s List, Missouri State University

2010 Frederick G. Keiferndorf Fine Arts Travel Award, Missouri State University

2008 Jaqueline Snyders Memorial Scholarship, Missouri State University

 

Residencies and Internships

2014 Summer Preparatory Department Internship at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR

2014 Mildred's Lane Residency, Narrowsburg, PA

2011-2013 Springfield Pottery Residency, Springfield, MO

2008-2011 Springfield Pottery Internship, Springfield, MO

 

Exhibitions

Featured Artist, 2017, Statewide Arkansas Artist Work Enrichment (AAWE) Project, Billboard in Bentonville, AR

Group Show, 2016, Running Toward Dreams, Negar Art Gallery, Tehran, Iran

Group Show, 2016, Show/Tell: An MFA Exhibition, sUgAR Gallery, Fayetteville, AR

Solo Show, 2016, Place(ment), University of Arkansas Fine Arts Center Gallery, Fayetteville, AR

Group Show, 2016, Women's Empowerment Benefit, Jim and Joyce Fulkner Performing Arts Center, Fayetteville, AR

Group Show, 2015, Self Titled: an MFA Showcase, sUgAR Gallery, Fayetteville, AR

Group Show, 2015, Nature, Art, and the Muse Part 1, Fayetteville Underground, Fayetteville, AR

Group Show, 2015, One Nite Standard #2, Lalaland, Fayetteville, AR

Group Show, 2015, The Grotesque, Backspace, Fayetteville, AR

Group Show, 2015, 2015 SEC Symposium Showcase, Hyatt Regency, Atlanta, GA

Group Show, 2015, University of Arkansas Abroad, Ozark Hall at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR

Group Show, 2015, Vox Femina, Art Center of the Ozarks, Springdale, AR

Group Show, 2015, Gradually Sudden, sUgAR Gallery, Fayetteville, AR

Group Show, 2014, MFA Students Present, sUgAR Gallery, Fayetteville, AR

Group Show, 2014, Ladies of DAPA, Lalaland, Fayetteville, AR

Group Performance, 2014, under the direction of Pablo Helguera, Laughing Gas, Narrowsburg Mews, Narrowsburg, NY

Group Show, 2014, Underground Art Market, Fayetteville Underground, Fayetteville, AR

Group Show, 2014, Heavy Things and Light Things, sUgAR Gallery, Fayetteville, AR

Group Show, 2013, MFA Students Present, sUgAR Gallery, Fayetteville, AR

Juried Show, 2013, Sequim Arts Juried Show, Sequim Arts, Sequim, WA

Group Show, 2012, Annual Artist in Residence Art Show, First Friday Art Walk, Springfield Pottery, Springfield, MO

Solo Show, 2012, In The Hollow, First Friday Art Walk, Good Girl Art Gallery, Springfield, MO

Juried Show, 2012, Face Me, Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA

Solo Show, 2012, Cherry Street, Park Central Library, Springfield, MO

Group Show, 2012, Higher Learning Invitational, Sky Gallery, Springfield-Branson National Airport, Springfield, MO

Group Show, 2011, Art Showcase, First Friday Art Walk, Nathan P. Murphey’s, Springfield, MO

Group Show, 2011, Annual Intern and Resident Art Show, Springfield Pottery, Springfield, MO

Solo Show, 2010, Cherry Street and the Lone Star State, Good Girl Art Gallery, Springfield, MO

Group Show, 2010, Annual Intern and Resident Art Sale, Springfield Pottery, Springfield, MO

 

Service

2014-2016 President, Association of Graduate Student Artists, University of Arkansas

2014-2016 Member, Contemporary Sculpture Society, University of Arkansas

2014-2016 Member, Printmaking Club, University of Arkansas

2013-2016 Portfolio Reviewer for Painting and Drawing Department, Portfolio Day, University of Arkansas

2015 Member, Drawing and Painting Association, University of Arkansas

2014 Treasurer, Drawing and Painting Association, University of Arkansas

2014 Hiring and Interview Committee for Drawing Instructor position, University of Arkansas

2014 Student Hiring Committee for Gallery Director and Printmaking Instructor positions, University of Arkansas

2013 Treasurer, Association of Graduate Student Artists, University of Arkansas

2013 Member, Drawing and Painting Association, University of Arkansas

 

Lectures and Workshops

2016  Ozarks and the South, lecture on the influence of the Ozarks in my work, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR

2014   Local Perspectives Symposium, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR

2012   Watercolor Workshop, Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, MO

2013   Printmaking Workshop Series, Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, MO

 

Publications

2014   Illustration for “What We Understand to be Ghosts”, Smokelong Quarterly, Issue Forty-Three