b. Evanston, IL

Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

 

MFA - Claremont Graduate University

MS in Urban Education - NYC Teaching Fellows, Mercy College, NYC

BA in Studio Art - Beloit College, Wisconsin

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017

Interiors - Proxy Gallery, Culver City, CA

2016      

When I'm With You - MFA Thesis Exhibition - Claremont Graduate University

Clouds - San Antonio Gardens, Claremont, CA  

Gallery Scene - Installation Gallery, Claremont Graduate University

2015        

When I Was There With You - Installation Gallery, Claremont Graduate University

The Things You Left Behind - Installation Gallery, Claremont Graduate University

2013      

East LA Storefront Paintings - Matrushka Construction, Los Angeles

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017

Arts Continuum Open Studios - Arts Continuum, Downtown Los Angeles

Plus One - Museum of Broken Relationships, Los Angeles

soft. core. Los Angeles - Arts District, Los Angeles

Haunted Memories - Center for the Arts Eagle Rock, Los Angeles

Green Light - Claremont Graduate University

2016        

Compression - Claremont Graduate University

An Exploration - Alexander Hughes Community Center, Claremont, CA

Sleep Stage collaborative artist book in Megan St. Clair’s thesis show Contact Points - Claremont Graduate University

2015        

Echo - Claremont Graduate University

Squaring the Circle - Claremont Graduate University

co-LAb 2.0 Launch Show - co-LAb Gallery, Los Angeles

2013        

Bite Me - McGroarty Arts Center, Tujunga, CA

co-LAb First Exhibit - co-LAb Gallery, Los Angeles

2011        

Summer Residency Open Studio Exhibition - School of Visual Arts, NYC

 

Illustration and Commissioned Work

2017

Illustrated menu for Cartier's launch party for Cactus de Cartier

La Zine Fest 2017 - California Market Center, Los Angeles  

When I'm With You - self-published mixed media graphic novel, edition of 70, included in Printed Matter's 2017 LA Art Book Fair and SF Art Book Fair with Vacancy Projects.  Also sold in the Arts and Rare Book Annex at the Last Bookstore.

2016        

All illustrations for the Carlyle Hotel NYC’s 2017 calendar

On-screen artwork for film Max Rose, produced by Lightstream Entertainment Rush River Entertainment. Premiered at MOMA, NYC.  

2015

California Facts-Ish - handmade, narrative, watercolor calendar sold in book and design stores throughout California, including The Last Bookstore and Reform School.  Made in collaboration with Sarah Dixon.

2014

A Year in LA With You - handmade, narrative, watercolor calendar sold in book and design stores throughout California, including The Last Bookstore and Stories.  Made in collaboration with Sarah Dixon.

 

Selected Awards and Publications

2017     Art Blitz writeup of show at Proxy Gallery in Culver City, CA

2016    Teaching Artist Fellowship - Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA

2016    Art Department Fellowship - Claremont Graduate University

2015    Art Department Fellowship - Claremont Graduate University

2013    KCRW writeup of show at Matrushka Construction in Los Angeles

2010    Guest Curator - Fountain House Gallery, NYC  

 

Teaching

2017        

Teaching Artist - LACMA, Los Angeles

Studio Art and Graphic Design Instructor - Putney Pre-College Program, Amherst College, Amherst, MA

Museum Educator - MoCA, Los Angeles

Teaching Artist - Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA

2016        

Teaching Assistant to Carmine Iannaccone - Claremont Graduate University - The Grand Tour: A Survey of Continental Theory

Teaching Artist and Mentor to new Teaching Artist Fellows - Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA     

Teaching Artist Fellow - Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA     

Led Graduate School Seminar - Claremont Graduate University - Alternative Narrative in Film

2015        

Teaching Assistant to Sandeep Mukherjee - Pomona College - Junior/Senior Seminar

Teaching Assistant to Sandeep Mukherjee - Pomona College - Figure Painting

2013-2014    

Art Instructor - McGroarty Arts Center, Tujunga, CA

2010-2012    

2nd-3rd grade teacher - Village Community School, NYC

2008-2010    

Special Education Kindergarten - 2nd grade teacher - P94, NYC