Curriculum Vitae

EDUCATION   

2017        MFA,  Printmaking and Sculpture, University of Iowa
2016        MA, Printmaking and Sculpture, University of Iowa
2012        BFA, emphasis in Printmaking, minor in Art History, Grand Valley State University  

 

RELATED TRAINING

2017        Curator, The Times Club Gallery @ Prairie Lights, Iowa City, IA
2016-17  Instructor of Record, University of Iowa, Elements of Art (drawing for non-majors)   
2013        Studio Assistant, Josh Vogel, sculptor and designer, Kingston, NY
2013        Outreach Education Program Assistant, Mill Street Loft, Poughkeepsie, NY
2012        Studio Intern-in-Residence, Women's Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY
2011        Teaching Assistant to Dellas Henke in printmaking, Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI

 

EXHIBITIONS  (**solo)

2017   TWO LOVING SINNERS PRESENT SOME OBJECTS AND OBJECTIONS OF THIS LAND, Olson-Larsen Gallery Project Space, two-person show with Jen P. Harris through Bridgework,  a project of Chicken Tractor, Des Moines, IA
2017   NOT A COUNTRY AT ALL**, Eve Drewelowe Gallery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
2017   Near Future, Near Future popup space, 323 E. Market St., Iowa City, IA (a project of Public Space One)
2016   Tipping Points**, Rozca Gallery, Michigan Tech University, Houghton, MI
2015  9 Million Mile Tread**, Porch Gallery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
2015  The Cormorants, and Everyone Else**, Elizabeth Catlett Printmaking Space, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
2015  X-acto X-acto, Contemporary Prints from the University of Iowa, Maquoketa Art Experience, Maquoketa, IA
2015  Friends Under Pressure, The Times Club at Prairie Lights, Iowa City, IA (curator: Sarika Sugla)
2014  Orb of Influence, Henry Hudson Studios, Hudson, NY (curator: Jen P. Harris)
2013  Ossuary, University of Tennessee Gallery, Knoxville, TN
2012  Manufactory, Women’s Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY
2012  Nebraska National, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE (juror: David Morrison)
2012  Handmade Prints II, Noyes Cultural Arts Center, Evanston, IL juror: (Julian Cox, One Horse Press)
2012  Genius Loci: Learning from Nature's Muse, Brushwood Gallery at Ryerson Woods, Deerfield, IL (curator: Frank Mercurio)
2012  Honey, Greenville Museum of Art, Greenville, NC (juror: Catherine Coulter Lloyd)
2012  MEGA: Michigan Emerging Graduate Artists, KCAD Gallery 114, Grand Rapids, MI (juror: Mary Hood)
2012  2012 West Michigan Area Show, Kalamazoo Institute of Art, Kalamazoo, MI (juror: Vincent Desiderio)
2012  Toskavat** (BFA Exhibition) , Grand Valley State University Gallery, Allendale, MI
2011  Indefinitely, Padnos Student Gallery, Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI (curator: Brett Colley)
2011 Drawing From the Land**, Rankin Gallery, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI
2011  Evolution, Grand Valley State University Women’s Center, Allendale, MI
2011  Amends, 1111 Godfrey, Grand Rapids, MI
2011  MEGA: Michigan Emerging Graduate Artists, KCAD Gallery 114, Grand Rapids, MI (juror: Cara Brewer Thompson)
2011  Landed, Padnos Gallery, Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI (co-curated with Jessi Essian)
2011  Eating the Art II, Padnos Gallery, Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI
2010  Reset, Grand Rapids MI (curator: GVSU Curatorial Studio)
2010  Drawing From the Land**, Pierce Cedar Creek Institute, Hastings, MI
2011  Dead End Prints, Red Hydrant Press, Grand Rapids, MI
2011  Eating the Art, Padnos Student Gallery, Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI

 

RESIDENCIES

2018  (forthcoming, February)  Platteforum, Denver, CO
2018   (forthcoming, January) Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Amherst, VA
2016   Tallgrass Prairie Residency, Tallgrass National Preserve, Matfield Green, KS
2015  Artist-in-Residence, Iowa Lakeside Laboratory, Milford, IA
2010  Artist-in-Residence, Pierce Cedar Creek Institute, Hastings, MI

 

PUBLIC LECTURES

2016   Presenter, Tallgrass Artist Symposium, Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art in Manhattan, KS
2016   “Past Use: Ecology and Art Objects,” public lecture as the King Chavez Parks Visiting Woman Lecturer, Michigan Tech   University, Houghton, MI.
2011   “Drawing from the Land,” public lecture at Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI as part of solo exhibition
2010   “Drawing from the Land,” public lecture at the Pierce Cedar Creek Institute as the Gordon Arts Fellow, September 2010

 

AWARDS

2016-17  Strategic Initiative Fund Award, University of Iowa
2014-16  Iowa Arts Fellowship, University of Iowa
2010        Gordon Arts Fellowship, Pierce Cedar Creek Institute, Hastings, MI
                  ($6,000 grant and 10 week residency at the institute to produce a body of work)
2010        Ox-Bow School of Art and Artist’s Residency Scholarship
                  (awarded by Grand Valley State Art Department to take a two-week class)
2010        Art Department Award, Grand Valley State University
2009-11  Nedra J. Smith Otis Art and Design Faculty Endowed Scholarship
2007-11  Art and Design Department Faculty Scholarship, Grand Valley State University
2007-11  Presidential Scholarship, Grand Valley State University

 

ORGANIZATIONS

2017        Self-Organized Seminar (SOS), an Iowa City-based artist reading group
2015        Shopgrrrl, co-founded with Anna Haglin: A woodshop work group for women and gender non-binary  identifying people

 

PUBLICATIONS

2017        Prompt Press 6 (designer), an art and literary magazine based in Iowa City, IA
2013        Authentic Visual Voices: Contemporary Paper and Encaustic, by Catherine Nash
                  http://www.authenticvisualvoices.com
2012        Fishladder, an art and literary publication of Grand Valley State University
2010        Fishladder, an art and literary publication of Grand Valley State University

 

COLLECTIONS

Minnesota Center for Book Arts, Minneapolis, MN
Iowa Print Group Archive, Iowa City, IA
Ossuary, a project by Laurie Beth Clark: http://ossuaries.wordpress.com
Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI
Pierce Cedar Creek Institute, Hastings, MI