Curriculum Vitae 

Education

2017    MFA summa cum laude, Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN
2014    BFA cum laude, Sculpture and Art History, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN


Exhibitions
2018
Religion Spirituality and the Arts Exhibition, Butler University, Indianapolis, IN

Between the Seams, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL

National Society of Arts and Letters Emerging Artists, John Waldron Arts Center, Bloomington IN 

2017
Broad Ripple Spring Gallery Walk, BRVA Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
Look-See Graduate Exhibition, Eskenazi Fine Arts Center, Indianapolis, IN
Art + Design, Lamar Architecture & Design, Newburgh, IN
Installation Nation, Indianapolis Arts Park, Indianapolis, IN
reVISION, Indiana Interchurch, Indianapolis, IN
National Society of Arts and Letters Emerging Artists, John Waldron Arts Center, Bloomington IN 

​2016
Blue Indy, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN
REVENT, Stutz Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
Prayer House Interactive Sculpture, Maryland Community Church, Terre Haute, IN
Arts Illiana Juried Exhibition, Arts Illiana, Terre Haute, IN
Wrong, EFAC Gallery, Indianapolis, IN

Every Trick in the Book, Speck Gallery at the Harrison Center, Indianapolis, IN
Alloy of Iron, Eskenazi Fine Arts Center, Indianapolis, IN
Installation Nation, Indianapolis Arts Park, Indianapolis, IN
Rumination, Indy Indie Arts Colony, Indianapolis, IN
reVISION, Indiana Interchurch, Indianapolis, IN

2015   
Dreams Diner, Collaborative Exhibition, Marsh Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
Black Tie, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN
National Society of Arts and Letters Emerging Artists, John Waldron Arts Center, Bloomington IN
Masterpiece in a Day Exhibition, The Hinge Bureau Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
Children of the Corn, Graduate Exhibition, Fuller Gallery, Bloomington, IN
64 Arts National Juried Exhibition, Buchanan Center for the Arts, Monmouth, IL
Tall Walls, Cleveland West Art League, Bruno Casiano Gallery, Cleveland, OH
Unblurred, Pittsburgh Most Wanted Fine Artists Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
Waterloo Arts Battle, Cleveland West Art League, Gallery One-Sixty, Cleveland, OH
71st Annual Wabash Valley Juried Exhibition, Swope Art Museum, Terre Haute, IN
Beneath The Surface, Indy Indie Arts Colony, Indianapolis, IN (solo)
Go Figure, Ohio Valley Art Center, Chagrin Falls, OH
Monsters, Myth, and Mayhem, Indy Indie Arts Colony, Indianapolis, IN
2014
Color Exhibition, Contemporary Art Gallery Online
Ann Metzger Memorial National Exhibition, St. Louis Artists Guild, St. Louis, MO
11th Annual Switching Stations Open House, Chicago ArtSpace Gallery, Chicago, IL
Material Matters National Fiber Exhibition, Union Street Gallery, Chicago Heights, IL
ISU Juried Student Exhibition, CPFA Gallery, Terre Haute, IN
2013
Summer Exhibition, Arts Illiana, Terre Haute, IN
Passages, Turman Art Gallery, Terre Haute, IN
Fall Exhibition, Arts Illiana, Terre Haute, IN


Publications

2017    Sculpture and Bio publication: Genesis Literary & Art Magazine, String Games and Trying my Best
 2017    Article: Michelle Pemberton, “reVISION Tactile Art Exhibit for Blind and Sighted”, Indy Star, March 10, 2017. http://www.indystar.com/picture-gallery/life/2017/03/09/revision-tactile-art-exhibit-for-blind-and-sighted-opens/98982848/
2016    Review: Dan Grossman, “From Installation Nation to the Art Shack”, Art Nuvo, June 20, 2016. http://m.nuvo.net/indianapolis/from-the-indianapolis-art-center-to-the-art-shack/Content?oid=4060821#CommentsMobile
2015    Image and Bio publication: Emerging Artists of 2015, Fiber Art Now Magazine
2012    Image publication: Allusions Fine Arts Journal, Rising Up and Help Yourself
2008    Image publication: Best of Autumn Voices, Colorado
 
Employment, Awards, Grants, Residencies and Public Commissions

2018

Adjunct Professor of Drawing Foundations, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN

Adjunct Professor of 3D Design, Saint-Mary-of-the-Woods College, Terre Haute, IN

2017
Juror, Indianapolis Arts Center Student Show, Indianapolis, IN
Public Mural Commission, MOD restaurant, Indianapolis, IN
Religion Spirituality and Arts Seminar, round six artist, Indianapolis, IN
Artist-In-Residence, Cuttyhunk Island Artists Residency, Cuttyhunk Island, MA
Full Merit Scholarship, Cuttyhunk Island Artists Residency, Cuttyhunk Island, MA
Adjunct Professor of 3D Design, Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN
Suzie Coles Memorial Scholarship, Tippecanoe Arts Federation, Lafayette, IN
Nomination for Sculpture Magazine’s Outstanding Student Award, 2017
Merit Scholarship for summer arts program at Ox-Bow School of Art, Saugatuck, MI
Indianapolis Art Center Grant for Installation Nation Exhibition

​2016
Holiday Window Display, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN
Arts Illiana Award, Terre Haute, IN
Third place people’s choice award, IRC event Indianapolis, IN
IRC commission for recycled sculpture, Indianapolis, IN
Pike House Commission for permanent sculpture, Indiana State University
Merit Scholarship for summer arts program in Ox-Bow, Michigan
Indianapolis Art Center Grant for Installation Nation Exhibition
National Society of Arts and Letters Charter Award
Merit Scholarship for study abroad fine arts experience in Denmark
2015
Third place Purchase Award, Masterpiece in a Day, Fountain Square Arts Council
Blick Art Materials Sculpture Award, Buchanan Center for the Arts
Mary Ann Carroll Award of Distinction, Swope Art Museum
Graduate Tuition Fee Remission Merit Award, Herron School of Art and Design
2014
Outstanding Senior Award, ISU Department of Art and Design
Center for Student Research and Creativity Purchase Award
2013
Marian J. Frutiger Memorial Scholarship in Art, Indiana State University
Best in Show, ISU Juried Student Exhibition
Grant Project: Passages, ISU Juried Scholarship  
2012
President’s Merit Award for Sculpture, ISU Juried Student Exhibition
2010
Best Underclassman Sculpture, Student Juried Exhibition, CPFA Gallery
2009
Two Creative and Performing Fine Arts Merit Scholarships, Indiana State University
Third place for 2-D Mixed Media, Swope Art Museum, 42nd Annual Student Art Exhibition