Curriculum Vitae


08/2008-05/2010 - MFA - Painting and Drawing Program at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago

08/2007-05/2008 - Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Studio - Painting and Drawing Program at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago

09/2002-06/2004 - BA in Art, Magna Cum Laude - Western Washington University



2010 - SAIC Anna Louise Raymond Fellowship

2008 - SAIC Enrichment Scholarship

2008 - George and Isabel Brown Scholarship

2003 - George W. Keagle Art Scholarship

2003 - WWU President’s List for Superior Scholarship

1998 - Cornish College of the Arts Merit Scholarship




A Life Lived.  Joint show with Karen Azarnia, curated by Angela Bryant - ABryant Gallery at Mana Contemporary. Chicago, IL

Pictures at an ExhibitionLakeview Orchestra at The Nettelhorst School. Chicago, IL


On the Kinship of Calligraphers.  Chicago Calligraphy Collective 40th Anniversary Gallery. Evanston, IL


Surface Tension. Joint show with Altoon Sultan, curated by Anne Harris - Riverside Arts Center + Freeark Gallery. Riverside, IL


Edward Elgar's "Enigma Variations" - Lakeview Orchestra at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church. Chicago, IL


The Mind's I - Julius Cæsar Gallery. Chicago, IL

Push-Pull - Riverside Arts Center + Freeark Gallery. Riverside, IL


Brainstorm 2011 - Governors State University Visual Arts Gallery. University Park, IL

An Exchange with Sol LeWitt - MASSMoCA/Cabinet. Brooklyn, NY

The Warmth I Feel Is So Cold - MURDERTOWN, Chicago, IL

Disruptive Stillness - Slusser Gallery at the University of Michigan School of Art and Design. Ann Arbor, MI


SAIC 2010 Graduate Exhibition - SAIC Sullivan Gallery. Chicago, IL

Are You In Or Out, co-curated with Jason Conny and Joe Post - CalArts Main Gallery. Los Angeles, CA

Midnite Snacks : Chicago - 1366 Space. Chicago, IL


Gems and Jewels - Abryant Gallery at Office Port. Chicago, IL

Fest Fest Silent Auction - Julius Cæsar Gallery. Chicago, IL

1st Annual Painting Competition and Exhibition - Around the Coyote Exhibitions at the Splat Flats. Chicago, IL

Coalesse Exhibit - NeoCon World’s Trade Fair 2009 at Merchandise Mart. Chicago, IL


Group Show - Contemporary Art Workshop. Chicago, IL

Paper Love - Devening Projects + Editions. Chicago, IL

Creativity in the Workplace - Argo Consulting. Chicago, IL

SAIC 2008 Graduate Exhibition - Gallery 2 and Project Space. Chicago, IL


Multiples and Miniatures: Mapping - Around the Coyote Gallery. Chicago, IL


no2productions Contemporary Artist Exhibit. Boise, ID


no2productions Contemporary Artist Exhibit. Boise, ID

Solo Show - Windows Art Gallery. Seattle, WA


Lower Expectations - Viking Union Gallery at WWU. Bellingham, WA

11th Hour - WWU Performing Arts Center. Bellingham, WA


Group Show - Catbox Gallery. Tacoma, WA

Group Show - Hand To Mouth Gallery. Bellingham, WA

Show Noir - B Gallery. Bellingham, WA

Group Show - Calumet. Bellingham, WA

WWU Student Showcase - President's Office at WWU. Bellingham, WA

Speak and Spell - SubLevel3 juried show at SOIL and The Pound Gallery. Seattle, WA