Education

2005
SAN FRANCISCO ART INSTITUTE MFA, Painting

1994
HARVARD UNIVERSITY A.B., Cum Laude, English and American Literature

2000 – 02
OTHER EDUCATION Painting instruction with ArtCenter College of Design professor Peter Liashkov

Exhibitions

2017
MAKE AMERICA CREATE AGAIN Group Show, CoCA, Seattle WA
BEMIS ARTS SPRING SHOW Group Show, Bemis Arts, Seattle WA

2016
MULTIPLICITY Solo Show. Retail Therapy, Seattle WA
DOES LIVE ART HAVE TO BE EXPERIENCED LIVE? Performance and Group Show. SOIL Gallery, Seattle WA
SHIZEN 自然 NATUREL Group Show. Bryan Ohno Gallery, Seattle WA
SHUNPIKE STOREFRONTS South Lake Union, Seattle WA

2013

GET NAKED Group Show. Bryan Ohno Gallery, Seattle WA
CYLON WALL Site Specific Installation. Iron Door Gallery, Inscape Arts, Seattle, WA

2011
MISSION LASCAUX Site Specific Installation. Red Poppy Art House, San Francisco, CA
HELLO TOMORROW Group show. BrowerCenter, Berkeley, CA

2008

CRITICAL ENCOUNTERS Group show. Temporary space, Oakland, CA

2007
ARTISTS GO LIGHTLY Group show. Temporary Autonomous Museum, San Francisco, CA
THE GREEK PLAY Group show. Root Division, San Francisco, CA

2005
HUNG, DRAWN AND QUARTERED Group show. Swell Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute
SAN FRANCISCO ART INSTITUTE MFA EXHIBITION Fort Mason, San Francisco CA

2004
AD HOC Group Show. Crucible Steel Gallery, San Francisco CA
EXCHANGE CCA/SFAI Group show. Playspace, California College of the Arts
I FEEL SASSY Solo show in conjunction with performance by the Bunny Girls. Crucible Steel Gallery, San Francisco CA
CONTINUING MFA GROUP SHOW Swell Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute
FEMINOLOGY Curated by Nicole Hall, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute

2003
MATERIAL WORLD Curated by Jacqueline Cooper, South La Brea Gallery, Inglewood, CA

2002
CITY SYSTEM Performance at San Francisco Planning and Urban Research (SPUR)
CREATIVE CITY Performance and installation with the San Francisco Bureau of Urban Secrets at the San Francisco Planning and Urban Research (SPUR) Library
POST BACCALAUREATE GROUP SHOW Swell Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute

Artist Residencies

Summer 2017
HORSE AND ART RESEARCH PROGRAM, Barnag, Hungary

2013
JENTEL ARTS FOUNDATION, Sheridan WY

2012
VERMONT STUDIO CENTER, Johnson, VT

2011
RED POPPY ART HOUSE, San Francisco, CA
HEADLANDS CENTER FOR THE ARTS: OPEN TO THE ELEMENTS WORKSHOP, Sausalito, CA

2010
VERMONT STUDIO CENTER, Johnson, VT

Grants & Awards

2017
SEATTLE OFFICE OF ARTS AND CULTURE Public Art Bootcamp

2011
CREATIVE CAPACITY FUND

Press

2013

THE STRANGER “Female Nudes by Female Artists”, by Jen Graves
SEATTLE TIMES “In ‘Get Naked’ Artists Take Back Control of the Female Image”, by Gayle Clemans
MISSION BLUE “West Coast Artist Finds Symbolism in Form and Movement of Orca Whales”, by Courtney Mattison

Professional Experience

2007
INSTRUCTOR, Classes for Childern Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA

2005
INSTRUCTOR, Drawing, from Line to Life San Francisco Art Institute Young Artist Program, San Francisco, CA

2004
TEACHING ASSISTANTSHIP, Drawing I & II San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA