EDUCATION

2013-15        Master of Fine Arts, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

2005-09        Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Nevada, Reno, Reno, NV

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2012        H(i)erarchy, Sierra Arts Gallery, Sierra Arts Foundation, Reno, NV

2010        Distilled, OXS Gallery, Nevada Arts Council, Carson City, NV

2010        Relic, Main Event Gallery, St. Mary’s Art Center, Virginia City, NV

2009        Rm #117, Nada Dada Motel Exhibition, Town House Motor Lodge, Reno, NV

2009        In the beginning...was a very female sea., Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, UNR, Thesis Exhibition, Reno, NV

2008        Making Amends, McNamara Gallery, UNR, Midway Exhibition, Reno, NV

 

SELECTED PERFORMANCES

2012        H(i)erarchy, Sierra Arts Gallery, Sierra Arts Foundation, Reno, NV

2011        Honey & Salt, Lightning In A Bottle, a Do Lab project, Silverado Oak Canyon Ranch, Los Angeles, CA

2010        Honey & Salt, OXS Gallery, Nevada Arts Council, Carson City, NV

2010        Carna, Nada Dada Motel Exhibition, El Ray Motel, Reno, NV

2010        Mother, Lucent L’Amour, a Do Lab project, Shrine Expo Hall, Los Angeles, CA

2010        Ever and Never, Sierra Arts Gallery, Significantly Other, Reno, NV

2009        When did it happen, where did it happen. When and where did it not happen., GASA House, Post Podium Results Show, Reno, NV

2007        Milk, Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, Annual Juried Student Art Show, Juror: Johanna Burton and Tim Griffin, Reno, NV

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014        Nearly Distant, SVA Flatiron Gallery, New York, NY

2014        Fun For Summer, Entwine, CoWorker Projects, New York, NY

2014        MFA Fine Arts Dept Open Studio Exhibition, SVA Graduate Studios, New York, NY

2013        Time Base, Nitehawk Cinema, Brooklyn, NY

2013        MFA Fine Arts Dept Open Studio Exhibition, SVA Graduate Studios, New York, NY

2012        Strychnine Divine, an exhibition in Forage: A Roaming Gallery, The Holland Project, Reno, NV

2012        No Strings Attached, Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, 11th Biennial Valentine Invitational Exhibition and Auction, Reno, NV

2010        Love Lost and Found, Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, 10th Biennial Valentine Invitational Exhibition and Auction, Reno, NV

2010        Reinventing History, GASA House, Reno, NV

2010        Significantly Other, Sierra Arts Gallery, Reno, NV

2010        Recycled Seconds, CCAI Courthouse Gallery, Reno, NV

2009        UNR Emerging Artist’s, Stremmel Gallery, Reno, NV

2009        Podium Results Show, Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, Reno, NV

2009        Grad Night, CCAI Courthouse Gallery, Carson City, NV

2009        Annual Juried Student Art Show, Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, Juror: Kristen Evangelista, Reno

2009        Devin Hosselkus Silent Art Auction, Studio on 4th, Reno, NV

2009        Sleepytime Projects Exhibition, Studio on 4th, Reno, NV

2009        Femme Fatale, Strega Bar, Reno, NV

2008        Thesis Development, McKinley Gallery East, Reno, NV

2008        Grant Artists Showcase, Sierra Arts Gallery, Reno, NV

2008        Art Club: 2nd Annual Art Show, The Plumas House, Reno, NV

2008        Annual Juried Student Art Show, Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, Juror: Kirsten Anderson, Reno, NV

2008        Sound & Music Performances: Aural Spans, Black Box Theatre, Reno, NV          

           

2007        Printmaking, Front Door Gallery, Reno, NV

2007        What It Is, Sculpture From Three Western Universities, Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, Reno, NV, The Alvin Gittins Gallery, Salt Lake City, UT, Twain Tippetts Gallery, Logan, UT

 

2006        Sculpture Now, Front Door Gallery, Reno, NV

2006        Cereal: 1st Annual Art Show, The Plumas House, Reno, NV

2006        Annual Juried Student Art Show, Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, Juror: Ann Wolfe, Reno, NV

GRANTS/AWARDS

2013-15        School of Visual Arts Tuition Scholarship, New York, NY

2008             Sierra Arts Student Endowment Grant, Sierra Arts Foundation, Reno, NV

2007-09        Dean’s List Student Award recipient, Reno, NV

PUBLICATIONS

2012        You’ve got female, Reno News and Review, Article, Sept 18–25

2010        House Party, Reno News and Review, Article, Jan 21–Jan 28

2009        Couples Retreat, Reno News and Review, Article, Dec 24–Dec 31

2009        Play With It, Reno News and Review, Article, VOL. 15, ISSUE 19, Jun 25–Jul 1

2009        Art Canvases That Include Shag Carpet, The New York Times, Article, VOL.CLVIII No. 54,714, Jun 22

2009        In the beginning…, Capital City Arts Initiative Blogspot, Article, Apr 24

2009        Fine Arts, Reno Gazette-Journal, Article, Apr 24

2008        Featured Artist, Myartspace.com, Selected Works Display, Nov–Dec

2008        Spring Brushfire Literary Arts Journal, University of Nevada, Reno, Edition 60 vol. 2

2007        What It Is, Sculpture From Three Western Universities, Exhibition Catalogue, Aug-Dec

EXPERIENCE

2009-11        Nevada Touring Initiative Associate, Nevada Arts Council, Reno, NV

2008-09        Joe Crowley Student Union Curator, University of Nevada, Reno, Reno, NV

2008-09        Admissions/Security, Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, NV

2007-09        Sculpture Lab Technician, University of Nevada, Reno, Reno, NV

2008             Art Preparator, Nevada Arts Council, Carson City, NV

RELATED ARTISTIC EXPERIENCE

2010-11          Capital City Arts Initiative [CCAI] Artist In Education Roster

2008                Artist Exchange, 3-day life-casting workshop led by Eileen Doktorski, Logan, UT

2008                Volunteer assistant for Chris Drury at the Nevada Museum of Art during the installation of Mushroom | Clouds, Aug 9–Oct 5

2007                Taught K-5th grade art classes at the SatyaChetana School for local, underprivileged children, Tiruvanamali, India, Jul–Aug

2007                Selected to attend 3-day life-casting workshop held by Eileen Doktorski, Reno, NV

2007                Competitively selected to attend the 2007 England Student Exchange