Curriculum Vitae


2009 MFA Painting and Printmaking, Yale University, New Haven, CT

2006 BFA Illustration, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI (honors)

Visiting Artist / Residencies

2012 Visiting Artist, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

2012 Visiting Artist, School of Art and Design, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

2005 Yale/Norfolk Summer School of Art, Norfolk, CT

2002 Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN


2014 - present: Instructor and Head of Drawing, University of Arkansas

2013 Critic, Rhode Island School of Design

2012 Guest Instructor, Design III/Color, The Ohio State University

2012 Guest Instructor, Drawing Fundamentals, Indiana University

2012 Workshop Instructor, “Color Perception of Surface and Light”, Indiana University

2008 Teaching Assistant, Basic Drawing, Yale University

2005 Teaching Assistant, Painting II, Rhode Island School of Design

2004 Teaching Assistant, Drawing I, Rhode Island School of Design

Grants and Awards

2011 City of Bloomington Arts Commission Project Grant

2007 – 09 Yale University Scholarship

2008 Schoelkopf Travel Grant

2006 Award for Excellence in Experimental Media from Rhode Island School of Design

2004 – 06 American Greeting Scholarship

2003 – 06 RISD Scholarship 

2005 Ellen Battel Stoeckel Fellowship to Yale/Norfolk

2002 Underwood-Alger Scholarship

2002 Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts Scholarship

Selected Exhibitions

2018 Drawing Discourse, S. Tucker Cooke Gallery, UNC Asheville, NC

2018 The Contemporary Print, Flatbed Press and Gallery, Austin, TX (first place award)

2017 Paradox, Spark Gallery, Denver, CO

2017 Paper Works, Fort Works Art, Fort Worth, TX

2015 New Faculty Exhibition, Fine Arts Center Gallery, Fayetteville, AR

2011 Plain Sight, (solo show) Waldron Arts Center, Bloomington, IN

2010 Off the Wall, McCalla Sculpture Building, Bloomington, IN

2009 MFA Thesis Show, Green Hall Gallery, New Haven, CT

2009 Verge, Galapagos Art Space, New York, NY

2008 Oh Yes / Oh Nein, Green Hall Gallery, New Haven, CT

2006 Luster, ISB Gallery, Providence, RI

2003 Trio, (three-person show) Springer Cultural Center, Champaign, IL

2002 Surface Illini Union Gallery, Urbana, IL

Publications and Media

WFIU Artworks radio segment, “Seeing Is Rediscovering What’s Hiding In Plain Sight,” 4 October 2011

Herald Times, “Public art installation challenges viewers to see space in new ways,” 11 September 2011

Yale Daily News, “Finding relevance in bulletin boards,” 21 April 2009

Dimensions Magazine, Spring 2009 Volume 4 Issue 1

3×3 Magazine, Spring 2005

Watershed Magazine, Fall 2004

Watershed Magazine, Spring 2005

Images Magazine, Fall 2002


Yale University

Ivy Tech State College

Parkland College