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Education

 

2016                        Master of Fine Art in Printmaking and Sculpture, WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY, Morgantown,

                                    West Virginia

 

2012                        Bachelor of Fine Art in Printmaking and Sculpture, SLIPPERY ROCK UNIVERSITY,

                                     Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania (Minor in Art History)

 

Teaching Experience

2016-p                   Adjunct Professor, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia

                                    Instructor of Record: Drawing, Multimedia, 2 Dimensional Design, 3 Dimensional Design

 

2013                       Graduate Teaching Assistant, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia

                                     Advising Professors, Joseph Lupo and Jason Lee

                                     Instructor of Record: Intro to Intaglio/Printmaking, 2 Dimensional Design, 3 Dimensional Design

Artist Residencies 

2017                      Cow House Studios: Ballybawn, Rathnure, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford, Ireland

Professional Experience

 

2015                      Gallery Assistant at Jacob Lewis Gallery and Pace Prints Chelsea, New York, NY

                                   Under the direction of Jacob Lewis and Rachel Gladfelter

                                         Completed research on artists and exhibits in order to discuss work with guests and clients
                                         Worked with artists and gallery director in choosing work for exhibition

                                         Installing exhibitions

                                         Inspected artwork in order to determine the condition and add to inventory

                                         Attended to the needs of clients and galleries that Ms. Gladfelter and Mr. Lewis partnered with:

                                              Preparing and packaging artwork, picking up/dropping off artwork, handling e-mail, 

                                              and gallery paperwork.

 

                               Assistant to the Chief Preparator at the Art Museum of West Virginia

                                      Constructing large movable walls

                                      Installing the collection and vinyl in preparation for museum opening

                     

                                Curator and Installer for Lois Raimondo's solo exhibition “Fractured Spaces” at West Virginia University

                                       

2014                       Intern, Pace Prints Chelsea, New York, NY

                                    Rachel Gladfelter, Director

 

                               Intern, Jacob Lewis Gallery, New York, NY

                                    Jacob Lewis, Director

 

                               Co- Founder of Tautology Collective

 

2013                     Creator/Director, STUDIO2504, Morgantown, West Virginia

                                    Sole Preparator: Communicate with artists regarding installation timing and placement of exhibitions

                                    Coordinate marketing including promotion and interviews with artists
                                    Welcome guests to the gallery, provide information and orientation, assists with inquiries

                                    Exhibiting Artists: Eric D. Charlton (Manhatten, KS), Culture Laboratory Collective

                                    (United States and China), Ryder Richards (Mesquite, TX), Lauren Strahl (Las Vegas, NV), 

                                    Barbara Westman (Pittsburgh, PA), Sharon Massey (Pittsburgh, PA)

 

                                Gallery Assistant, Mesaros Galleries, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia

                                     Mural in Collaboration with Andrea Polli at Laura Mesaros Gallery, aside from regular gallery                                                                                                  assistant responsibilities

 

                                 Print Assistant for Visiting Artist Michael Kreuger, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia

 

2012                         Intern, Artist Image Resource, Pittsburgh, PA:  Print Technician

                                      Print Assistant: Sheppard Fairey, Stefan Hoffmann, Giovanni Forlino

 

                                 Official Logo Vendor, UMPC Magee Women’s Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 

2011                         Reneski Replications, Pittsburgh, PA: Worked on artworks for:

                                      Palden Weinreb: Cascade of the Enshrined,

                                      Gonkar Gyatso: Three Realms.

                                      The Lacoste Company: La Machine L.12.12.

 

Solo and Two Person Exhibitions

2016                          SOMEWHAT FAMILIAR, Laura Mesaros Gallery, Morgantown, West Virginia

2014                          Unattached Organization (Solo Full Faculty Review Exhibition), Laura Mesaros Gallery,

                                      West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia

 

                                  Installment (with Ryder Richards) STUDIO2504, Morgantown, West Virginia

 

                                  Digital Distance: An Exploration of Proliferating Internetization (with Eric D, Charlton) STUDIO2504,                                                                                           Morgantown, West Virginia

 

2013                          Brett Herron: Retroactive Reprography, Shaw Galleries, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 

2012                          Retroactive Reprography, Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition, Martha Gault Art Gallery, Slippery Rock University,

                                       Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania          

       

                                  Untitled solo exhibition, Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2016                         Tautology Collective Group Exhibition, Spark Art Space, Syracuse, New York

                                  Confluence: WVU MFA Student Exhibition, Artist Image Resource, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

2015                         Encountering the Anthropocene: Landscapes of a New Epoch, Tautology Collective, Fairmont State University,

                                      Fairmont, West Virginia

                                  LHUCA Warehouse Gallery Exhibition, Tautology Collective, Lubbock, Texas

                                  West Virginia University Student Juried Exhibition, Morgantown, West Virginia. (Juried by John Pena)

                                  Patent Pending, Charles Adams Gallery, Lubbock, Texas

                                  Confluence: WVU MFA Student Exhibition, Artist Image Resource, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 

2014                          West Virginia University Student Juried Exhibition, Morgantown, West Virginia. (Juried by Tugboat Printshop)

 

                                  Bottom Feeders and The Distant Self: Alternative Approaches to Self-Portraiture, Jean Paul Slusser Gallery,

                                       University of Michigan School of Art and Design, Ann Arbor, Michigan

 

                                  Indefinite Spaces Portfolio Exchange, Cross Roads Gallery at the Center of Arts and Culture,

                                       University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana

 

                                  Confluence: WVU MFA Student Exhibition, Artist Image Resource, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 

                                  WVU MFA Exhibition, Mountainlair, West Virginia University, Morgantown

 

2013                          West Virginia University Student Juried Exhibition, Morgantown, West Virginia. (Juried by Carol Hummel)

 

                                  Here and Now, National juried printmaking show, Sweetwater Center for the Arts, Sewickley, Pennsylvania

 

2012                          Slippery Rock University Student Exhibition, Bottlebrush Gallery, Harmony, Pennsylvania

 

                                  Out of Context, The Spinning Plate Gallery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 

                                  While You Were Out, Martha Gault Art Gallery, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania

 

                                  A.I.R. Crew Show, Artist Image Resource, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 

                                  2012: End of Time, Regional Juried Show, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pennsylvania

 

                                  SRU Student Juried Exhibition, Martha Gault Art Gallery, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania

 

                                  Slippery Rock University Student Exhibition, Bottlebrush Gallery, Harmony, Pennsylvania

 

2011                          60x60 Show: Martha Gault Art Gallery, Slippery Rock Pennsylvania

 

                                  MostoDolce, artwork included in permanent collection, Florence, Italy

 

                                  Kaleidoscope Performing Arts Festival: Student Exhibition, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania

 

                                  SRU Student Juried Exhibition, Martha Gault Art Gallery, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania

                                       (Juried by Laura Ainsley)

 

                                  Trash to Treasure Art Competition, Martha Gault Art Gallery, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania

 

2010                          Kaleidoscope Performing Arts Festival: Student Exhibition, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania

 

                                  SRU Student Juried Exhibition, Martha Gault Art Gallery, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania (Juried by Kate Lydon)

 

2008                          Pittsburgh Technical Institute Visions and Voices, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 

Visiting Artist and Guest Lectures

 

2014                          Visiting Artist Talk and Digital Image Transfer Demonstration, Slippery Rock University,

                                       Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania

 

2013                          Retroactive Reprography, SRU Center for Student Research Symposium, Slippery Rock University,

                                       Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania

 

Publications

2012                          Sketchbook Project, Limited Edition, Volume 1: (traveling exhibit) Hosted by Art House Co-op;

                                  Archived in the Brooklyn Art Library Brooklyn, NY; Austin, TX; Atlanta, GA; Toronto, Canada;

                                       Chicago, IL; San Francisco, CA; Portland, OR.

 

Other Academic Service

 

2014                          Organizer, Visiting Artist Shreepad Joglekar, digital imagery demonstration and presentation

                                       West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia

 

                                  Organizer, Visiting Artist Jon Whitfill, “Sphere” installation and presentation

                                       West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia

 

Awards and Honors

 

2013-16                    Graduate Teaching Assistantship, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia

 

2015                         MargaretTavenner Rajam Art History Endowment Recipient

 

                                  Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award Nominee

 

2014                         West Virginia University Innovation Award Nominee

 

2012                         Charles B. Hamilton Memorial Scholarship, Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania

                                      Based on merit of personal portfolio

                                 Featured Artist, Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania

 

2011                         Honorable Mention SRU Student Juried Exhibition, Martha Gault Art Gallery,

                                      Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania

 

2008                         Third Place Pittsburgh Technical Institute Visions and Voices, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 

Professional Affiliations

 

2008-12                   The Martha Gault Art Society, Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania

                                     Organization Vice President, 2011-12

 

Educational Travels

 

2015                         Southern Graphics Council International, Knoxville, TN

 

2012                         SculptureX Symposium, Cleveland, OH.

                                 NCECA On The Edge Conference, Seattle, WA.

 

2011                         Renaissance Traditions Research: Rome, Florence, Venice, Sienna, IT