b. 1985, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Education

2013 MFA | University of Miami (FL)

2009 BFA | Cardinal Stritch University (WI)

Experience

2017 - Instructor | Boca Raton Art Museum School (FL)

2014 - Adjunct Instructor | Palm Beach State College (FL)

2013 - Adjunct Instructor | Broward College (FL)

2018 Instructor | Fat Village Center for the Arts (FL)

2010-12 Graduate Teaching Assistant | University of Miami (FL)

2008 Instructor | Hands-On Art Studio (WI)

Workshops | Lectures

2019 Artist at Work Talk/Demonstration | Boca Raton Art Museum (FL)

Advanced Ceramic Surface Techniques | Wynmoor Pottery Club (FL)

2018 Handbuilding with Paperclay | Wynmoor Pottery Club (FL)

Constructing Lidded Containers | Wynmoor Pottery Club (FL)

2017 Deflocculated Slip Techniques | Wynmoor Pottery Club (FL)

2014 Third Annual Visiting Artist Series Lecture/Workshop | Broward College (FL)

2010 Guest Lecture: Elements of Art in Theatre Maquettes | University of Milwaukee (WI)

Exhibitions

2019 Graphite Visions Solo Exhibition at The Gallery at Lake Worth Campus (West Palm Beach, FL)

artCURATED Juried Exhibition at ArtFTL (Ft. Lauderdale, FL)

2018 Palm Beach State College Art Faculty Exhibit at Eissey Campus Art Gallery (Palm Beach Gardens, FL)

Autumn Group Exhibition at The Boca Raton Art Museum’s Wolgin Gallery (Boca Raton, FL)

Art School Faculty Group Drawing Exhibition at The Boca Raton Art Museum’s Wolgin Gallery (Boca Raton, FL)

2017 Opposing Futures Juried Exhibition at The Projects (Ft. Lauderdale, FL)

2016 Palm Beach State College Fine Arts Faculty New Work Exhibition at Eissey Campus Art Gallery (Palm Beach Gardens, FL)

2014 Palm Beach State College Fine Arts Faculty Group Exhibition at The Gallery at Lake Worth Campus (West Palm Beach, FL)

Ceramic Top 40 | New & Selected Works Invitational Exhibition at Gallery 224 at Harvard University (Allston, MA)

2013 Ceramic Top 40 | 2013 Juried Group Exhibition at Red Star Studios in Collaboration with Ferrin Gallery (Kansas City, MO)

Nocturnes III: Hyperstition Juried Invitational Exhibition at The Projects (Ft. Lauderdale, FL)

History in the Making VII Juried Group Exhibition at Firehouse Gallery (Rochester, NY)

The Means to an End Solo Thesis Exhibition at UM Gallery (Miami, FL)

Miami International Art Fair (Miami, FL)

Currents 2012: Phenomena of the End Juried Group Exhibition at Focus Gallery (Gainesville, FL)

2012 Fifth Annual Cane Art Fair Group Exhibition at UM Gallery (Miami, FL)

MFA Candidates Exhibition at Lowe Art Museum (Miami, FL)

Clay Art South Florida Juried Invitational at Kolb Center (Hollywood, FL)

2011 National Council on Education in the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) Group Exhibition at University of Miami Gallery Space (Tampa, FL)

Humoratorium Juried Group Exhibition at 1310 Gallery (Ft. Lauderdale, FL)

2010 Mechanomorphia Juried Group Exhibition at Wynwood Project Space (Miami, FL)

2009 Lakefront Festival of the Arts Collegiate Juried Exhibition at Milwaukee Art Museum (Milwaukee, WI)

Dichotomies Duo BFA Thesis Exhibition at Washington Mutual Art Gallery (Milwaukee, WI)

2008 Quartz Inversion Juried Group Exhibition at Concordia Art Gallery (Mequon, WI)

12 Under 30 Juried Group Exhibition at Peninsula Art School (Fish Creek, WI)

2007 Chautauqua Group Exhibition at Logan Art Gallery (Chautauqua, NY)

Books That Surprise Group Exhibition at Washington Mutual Art Gallery (Milwaukee, WI)

Honors | Awards

2014 Featured Emerging Artist - Musing About Mud

2013 University of Miami Award of Academic Merit

2012 Appointment into the Advisory Board of Clay Art South Florida

2011 Jose Bernardo Ceramics Award

2010 University of Miami Full Merit Scholarship

2009 Induction into the Cardinal Stritch Tau Nu Chi Honor Society of Art

Cardinal Stritch University Achievement Award for Highest GPA in the Arts

Select Publications

2016 Broward College Board of Trustees Magazine Feature

2014 Ceramic Top 40, Ferrin Contemporary, Cummington, MA.

2013 Paul Andrew Wandless, 500 Prints on Clay: An Inspiring Collection of Image Transfer Work (New York City: Lark Books, March, 2013)

Rebecca Rafferty, “Pot References – History in the Making VII: Ceramic Traditions, Contemporary Objects" exhibition review, Rochester City Newspaper, Oct. 02, 2013