education

School of the Art Institute of Chicago, MAATC, 2019
Kansas City Art Institute, BFA, 2011

awards

Neiman Merit Scholarship, 2018; Ox-Bow School of Art & Artists' Residency
New Artists Society Scholarship, 2016-19; School of the Art Institute of Chicago
KCAI Merit Scholarship, 2007-2011; Kansas City Art Institute

consignment / collections

Cerbera Gallery; Kansas City, MO
Neither/Nor Zine Distro; Kansas City, MO
Quimby’s Bookstore; Chicago, IL
Joan Flasch Artists’ Book Collection (SAIC); Chicago, IL

selected exhibitions

2019 Art of Connection & The Spaces Between; SAIC Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL
2018 Access & Art Therapy; SAIC, Chicago, IL, curated by Gia Berrios
2018 Ox-Bow Live Art Auction; Ox-Bow School of Art & Artist’s Residency
2018 Head to Head Silent Auction; Colvin House, Chicago, IL, curated by Amelia Street Studio
2018 The Feeling Is MutualLocal Project Art Space, NYC, curated by Rebecca Memoli
2018 The Feeling Is Mutual; Open House, Kansas City, MO, curated by Rebecca Memoli
2017 Soft Materials, Hard Emotions; SAIC, Chicago, IL
2015 The Lab PDX; Portland, OR, curated by Carissa Burkett
2013 Social Tapestry; Nightingale Lounge, Manhattan, NYC
2012 Staff Exhibition; Imagine That! Gallery, Kansas City, MO
2012 Solo Exhibition; Westside Local, Kansas City, MO
2012 816 Bicycle Collective Art Auction; Westside Local, Kansas City, MO
2011 BFA Exhibition; H&R Block Artspace, Kansas City, MO
2007 Solo Exhibition; Bella Napoli, Kansas City, MO

experience

2018-19 | Chicago Public Schools; Restorative Justice, Art Therapy Intern (Chicago, IL)
2018-19 | School of the Art Institute of Chicago; ECP Teaching Assistant; Alternative Comics, Experimental Print (Chicago, IL)
2017-18 | Between Friends Chicago; Domestic Violence Counselor, Art Therapy Intern (Chicago, IL)
2016-17 | ArtWorks; Co-facilitator (Chicago, IL)
2014-16 | Full Life; Lead Staff (Portland, OR)
2013-14 | Port City Development Center; Training Specialist / Teaching Artist (Portland, OR)
2013 | Brooklyn Community Services; Art Instructor (Brooklyn, NY)
2013 | HALO NYC; Youth Engagement Committee Member (NYC)
2012-13 | Imagine That! KC; Direct Support Teaching Artist (Kansas City, MO)
2011 | Newhouse Shelter; Art Instructor (Kansas City, MO)