E D U C A T I O N

BFA, Fiber – Kansas City Art Institute – Kansas City, MO
BA, Art History – Kansas City Art Institute – Kansas City, MO

 

S E L E C T E D
E X H I B I T I O N S

2016
Arrowmont: Past and Present, The Hive – Knoxville, TN
Not to Scale, Sandra J. Blain Gallery – Gatlinburg, TN
Where we are Going, Where we have Been, Mint Gallery – Atlanta, GA
National Exhibition of Small Scale Artworks, Todd Art Gallery – Murfreesboro, TN
47th National Exhibition, Octagon Center for the Arts – Aimes, IA

2015
Module, Wolpert Gallery – Gatlinburg, TN
Arts & Culture Alliance Members’ Exhibition, The Emporium – Knoxville, TN
Arts in the Airport, McGee Tyson Airport – Knoxville, TN
Unveil, The Post Contemporary – Troy, NY
Processed, Antique Space – Knoxville, TN
Artists in Residence, Wolpert Gallery – Gatlinburg, TN
III, Florida Mining Gallery – Jacksonville, FL
47th National Exhibition, Octagon Center for the Arts – Aimes, IA

2014
Homebones (solo), The Hown’s Den – Kansas City, KS
Holiday Hot Shop, Sherry Leedy Contemporary Art – Kansas City, MO
Kansas City Flatfile Exhibition, H&R Block Artspace – Kansas City, MO
Divine, The Leedy-Voulkos Art Center – Kansas City, MO

2013
Citrus Paradisi: of flesh & skin (solo), Paragraph Gallery – Kansas City, MO
Inspiration Grant Recipients Show, Filter Gallery – Kansas City, MO
Corner to Corner & Head to Toe, Carter Art Center Gallery – Kansas City, MO
National Fiber Directions, Wichita Center for the Arts – Wichita, KS

2012
Collected Pieces, Plenum Space – Kansas City, MO
Observation/Hypothesis/Experiment, Paragraph Gallery – Kansas City, MO
10x10x10xTieton, Mighty Tieton Warehouse – Tieton, WA
Primer, Grinnell Area Arts Council Gallery – Grinnell, IA
Kansas City Flatfile Exhibition, H&R Block Artspace – Kansas City, MO
The Kinds of Stains that Matter, The City Arts Project – Kansas City, MO
BFA Exhibition, The H&R Block Artspace – Kansas City, MO

2011
Fiber Show, The Locust Gallery – Kansas City, MO
Fiber & Textile Arts Award Winners, Old Courthouse Arts Center – Woodstock, IL
Currents, Paul Whitney Larson Gallery – St. Paul, MN
Materials Matter, Corridor Gallery – Kansas City, MO

2010
The Glee Medicine Show, Monarch Gallery – Kansas City, MO

 

A R T I S T
R E S I D E N C I E S

2015-2016
Arrowmont Artist in Residence – Gatlinburg, TN

2015
Hinge Arts – Fergus Falls, MN
ISLAND Hill House – East Jordan, MI
Osage Arts Community – Belle, MO
Brush Creek – Saratoga, WY
Madroño Ranch – Medina, TX

2014
The Rensing Center – Pickens, SC
Art Farm – Marquette, NE
Contemporary Artist Center Woodside – Troy, NY

2013
Paper Studio Residency, Kansas City Art Institute – Kansas City, MO

2012-2013
Urban Culture Project Studio Residency, Charlotte Street Foundation – Kansas City, MO

2012
Emerging Artist Residency, Grin City Collective – Grinnell, IA

 

A W A R D S  & 
S C H O L A R S H I P S

2015
Award of Merit, Arts in the Airport, McGee Tyson Airport – Knoxville, TN
Hinge Arts Residency Community Project Grant, Springboard for the Arts – Fergus Falls, MN
Honorable Mention, 47th National Exhibition, Octagon Center for the Arts – Aimes, IA

2014
Merit Award Scholarship, Contemporary Artists Center Woodside – Troy, NY            
Studio Assistantship, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts – Gatlinburg, TN
Second Place, Divine, The Leedy-Voulkos Art Center – Kansas City, MO

2013
Inspiration Grant, ArtsKC – Kansas City, MO
Honorable Mention, National Fiber Directions, Wichita Center for the Arts – Wichita, KS

2012
Best of Show, BFA Exhibition, H&R Block Artspace – Kansas City, MO
Art History Mentorship Award, Kansas City Art Institute – Kansas City, MO
Susan Lordi Marker Award of Excellence, Kansas City Art Institute – Kansas City, MO

2011
Merit Work-study Scholarship, Penland School of Crafts – Penland, NC
Fiber & Textile Arts Award, Northwest Area Arts Council – Crystal Lake, IL
Susan Lordi Marker Award of Excellence, Kansas City Art Institute – Kansas City, MO

2010
Biennial Zahner Art & Sculpture Competition, Zahner – Kansas City, MO

2008-12
Competitive Merit Scholarship, Kansas City Art Institute – Kansas City, MO
Dean’s List, Kansas City Art Institute – Kansas City, MO