Education

2011 - 2013

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Studio Arts, Printmaking emphasis, Northern Illinois University, 

DeKalb, IL  

2007 - 2010

Harper College, Palatine, IL

 

Professional Experience

2013 - present.

Evanston Art Center, Printmaking Faculty/Studio Monitor, Evanston, IL

2012

Assisted Koichi Yamamoto (University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN)

Printing, engraving and chine collé at Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL

2008

Assisted Jason Peot (Harper College, Palatine, IL) with sculpture assembly, Chicago, IL

2012

Assisted Koichi Yamamoto (University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN)

Printing, engraving and chine collé at Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL

2008

Assisted Jason Peot (Harper College, Palatine, IL) with sculpture assembly, Chicago, IL

 

Solo Exhibitions

2017

Art at South Suburban College,  Lee E. Dulgar Gallery, Holland, IL, Curated by 

Eric Tucker.

2014

Art at Morton College, The CG project, Cicero, IL. Building C, 2nd. Floor, Curated by Diana Gabriel. 

2013

Anderson Arts Center, Kenosha, WI (August 25 - October 27)

BFA Senior Thesis Show, Combined, Gallery 214, Northern Illinois University, School of Art, DeKalb, IL

 

Selected Juried Exhibitions

2017 

25th Parkside National Small Print, University of Wisconsin-Parkside, Kenosha, WI David Jones, juror. (January 30th-March 30th)

2013

Print International 4, SHY RABBIT Contemporary Arts, Pagosa Springs, CO. Michael Krueger, juror.

Juried Photography Exhibition, Anderson Arts Center, Kenosha, WI. Jon W. Balke, juror. 

2012

Annual Winter Juried Exhibition, Anderson Arts Center, Kenosha, WI. Ed Kalke, juror.

Inspired By: Celebrating Illinois Women Artists, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL. Mary Stoppert, juror

Annual Juried Blick Art Materials Ars Nova Exhibition, Jack Olson Gallery, DeKalb, IL.  Mitch O'Connell, juror.

2011

Annual Juried Blick Art Materials Ars Nova Exhibition, Jack Olson Gallery, DeKalb, IL.  Michael Dinges, juror. 

2010

33rd Harper National Small Works Exhibition, Harper College, Palatine, IL. Douglas Stapleton, juror.

Harper Student Art Exhibition, Harper College, Palatine, IL.  Matt Irie, juror.

2009

Harper Student Art Exhibition, Harper College, Palatine, IL. Marya Veek, juror.

2008

Harper Student Art Exhibition, Harper College, Palatine, IL. Mark Arctander, juror

 

Group Exhibitions

2018

Alumni Exhibit, 50th Anniversary of Harper college, Palatine, IL. (March-April) Curated by Jason Peot.  

2016

Faculty Exhibition, Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL

2015

Evanston Art Center Faculty Exhibition, at Noyes Art Center, Evanston IL

2014

The Fine Art Gallery, “Combined”,  Milwaukee, WI

2013

Chicago Printmakers Collaborative, Chicago, IL. (Oct 2013)  

2012

Art Bazaar, Black Cloud Gallery, Chicago, IL

Re/Invention, Arc Gallery, Chicago, IL 

2011

Art Bazaar, Black Cloud Gallery, Chicago, IL

Of Wood Redeemed, 23rd Atmosphere Group Gallery, Chicago, IL

Heart for Art, Polish Museum of Art, Chicago, IL 

 

Awards/Scholarships

2013

Northern Illinois University, Honors Program, 1st. Honors Program Juried Art Competition, DeKalb, IL

Dean's List, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL

2012

Annual Winter Juried Exhibition, Anderson Arts Center, Kenosha, WI

Solo Art Show Award, August 25-October 27, 2013

Dean's List, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL

O'Malley-Pugh Scholarship for Fine Art, School of Art, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL

Annual Juried Blick Art Materials Ars Nova Exhibition, Jack Olson Gallery, DeKalb, IL. Mitch O'Connell, juror.  1st place Junior, Best of Show.

2011

Annual Juried Blick Art Materials Ars Nova Exhibition, Jack Olson Gallery, DeKalb,IL.  Michael Dinges, juror. 1st Place Freshman/Sophomore, Juror's Choice.

2010

Harper Student Art Exhibition, Harper College, Palatine, IL. Matt Irie, juror.

2009

Harper Student Art Exhibition, Harper College, Palatine, IL. Marya Veek, juror

Sue L. Schultz Memorial Endowment Fund Award. Harper College, Palatine, IL

Dean Dennis Weeks Purchase Award. Harper College, Palatine, IL

Eugenia Makowski Endowed Scholarship. Harper College, Palatine, IL

2008

Harper Student Art Exhibition, Harper College, Palatine, IL.  Mark Arctander, juror

Group Installation

2008

Special Projects, Korzenie (Roots) Harper College, Palatine, IL. Curated by Jason Peot.

 

Publications

2014

365 Artists  I  365 Days, A Frank Juarez and Greymatter Gallery Collaborative Project, Featured artist date 06/05/2014.

2013  Honorable Mentions, Northern Illinois University Honors Program, DeKalb, IL

2010  Point of View, Harper College, Palatine, IL, pg. 17, 22

2009  Point of View, Harper College, Palatine, IL, pg. 11 

2008  Point of View, Harper College, Palatine, IL, pg. 21

 

Collections

Student Art Collection, Harper College, Palatine, IL 

Numerous Private Collections, CA, IL, WI.