Education

MFAAmerican University, Washington, DC 

BA - Centre College, Danville, KY 

Additional Studies 

Slade School of Fine Art, London, UK

University of Reading, Reading, UK 

School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL 

Residency

2013- Burren College of Art, Ballyvaughan, Ireland 

Solo Exhibitions

2014- Odds and Ends- Kentucky Coffeetree, Frankfort, KY 

2013- The Shakespeare Project- The Grand Theater, Frankfort, KY 

Exhibitions

2014- Figure Studies- Galleries at University of Wisconsin Parkside, Kenosha, WI 

2012-  Lotta Art- School 33 Baltimore, MD

2011-   About Face- Annmarie Sculpture Garden, Sollomans MD 

2009-   Indie Grits Film Festival- Columbia SC

            50th Anniversary Faculty Show- Marlborough Gallery, Largo MD

2008-   Proximity- Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Washington DC

            Crafty Bastard- Pyramid Atlantic, Silver Spring MD

2007-   In the Flesh - Target Gallery, Alexandria, VA

4 by 6- Harmony Hall Regional Center, Ft Washington, MD

Other- Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Washington, DC

ARTomatic – Old Patents Office, Crystal City, VA

2006-   A.Salon Member’s Show- Willow St. Gallery, Washington, DC

2005-   Voices- Edison Place Gallery, Washington, DC

            A.Salon Member’s Show- Willow St. Gallery, Washington, DC

2004-   A.Salon Member’s Show- Willow St. Gallery, Washington, DC

2003-   Cornucopia -  Kentucky Theater, Louisville, KY

 

Commissions

2007-   DC Play Blocks - public art campaign sponsored by GCH Endowment to promote importance of quality early childhood education, Washington DC

2006-   Mask - CJD, part of off-Broadway NEUROfest, New York, NY

2003-   Masks and Puppets Caucasian Chalk Circle, Centre College, Danville, KY

2002-   Masks and Puppets Picture of Dorian Grey, Actor’s Guild of Lexington, KY

Paintings A Day in the Death of Joe Egg, Centre College, Danville, KY

Awards

2009- Southern Lens Award, Indie Grits Film Festival, Columbia SC

2006 – 2008 CAS Graduate Assistantship Merit Award, American University

Recipient of Mellon Grant for Graduate Research

2002 - The Art Prize Merit Award- Centre College, Danville KY

Teaching Experience

Adjunct Professor of Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture, Corcoran College of Art and Design, Washington DC (2009 - Present)

Adjunct Professor of Drawing and 2D Design, Prince George's Community College, Largo MD (2008 - Present)

Graduate Mentor. Art Institute of Boston, (Fall 2010) 

Visiting Faculty: Chautauqua Institution, Chautauqua NY, (summer 2008, 2009)

Teaching Assistant: American University (2007, 2008)

Instructor of Puppetry, Theater, and Art: Norwood School, Bethesda MD (summer 2005 - 2008)

Instuctor of Art, Adult/Continuing Education: Prince George's County Community College SAGE Program (2005 - 2009)

Instructor of Art: Harmony Hall Regional Center, Ft. Washington MD, (2003 - 2006)

Artist in Residence : Henson Valley Montessori School, Ft. Washington MD (2005)

Assistant Instructor of Puppetry: Kentucky Governor's Scholars Program, Centre College, Danville KY (summer, 2002 - 2004)