Curriculum Vitae

EDUCATION   

2014-present  MFA candidate in printmaking and sculpture, University of Iowa

2016   MA, printmaking and sculpture, University of Iowa

2007-2012  BFA with emphasis in printmaking, minor in art history, Grand Valley State University  

 

RELATED TRAINING

2017   Teaching Assistant for Dr. Jill K. Smith, Non-Profit Organizational Effectiveness I, University of Iowa

2016-17   Instructor of Record: Elements of Art (drawing for non-majors), University of Iowa

2013  Studio assistant, Josh Vogel, sculptor and designer, Kingston, NY

2013  Outreach Program Assistant, Mill Street Loft, Poughkeepsie, NY

2012  Studio Intern-in-residence, Women's Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY

 

EXHIBITIONS  (**solo)

2017   Near FutureNear 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

2014  Orb of Influence, curated by Jen P. Harris at Henry Hudson Studios, Hudson, NY

2013  Ossuary, University of Tennessee Gallery, Knoxville, TN

2012  Manufactory, new work by interns-in-residence, Women’s Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY

2012  Nebraska National, David Morrison, juror, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE

2012  Handmade Prints II, Julian Cox, One Horse Press, juror, Noyes Cultural Arts Center, Evanston, IL

2012  Genius Loci: Learning from Nature's Muse, Frank Mercurio, curator, Brushwood Gallery at Ryerson Woods,       Deerfield, IL

2012  Honey, Catherine Coulter Lloyd, juror, Greenville Museum of Art, Greenville, NC

2012  MEGA: Michigan Emerging Graduate Artists, Mary Hood, juror KCAD Gallery 114, Grand Rapids, MI

2012  2012 West Michigan Area Show, Vincent Desiderio, juror, Kalamazoo Institute of Art, Kalamazoo, MI

2012  Toskavat** (BFA Exhibition) , Grand Valley State University Gallery, Allendale, MI

2011  Indefinitely, curated by Brett Colley, Padnos Student Gallery, Grand Valley State University

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, Cara Brewer Thompson, juror, KCAD Gallery 114,   Grand Rapids, MI

2011  Landed, co-curated with Jessi Essian, Padnos Gallery, Grand Valley State University

2011  Eating the Art II, Padnos Gallery, Grand Valley State University

2010  Reset, curated by the GVSU Curatorial Studio, Grand Rapids MII

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

 

RESIDENCIES

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

2016-7   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

 

PUBLICATIONS

2013  Authentic Visual Voices: Contemporary Paper and Encaustic, by Catherine Nash,       http://www.authenticvisualvoices.com

2010, 2012  Fishladder, an art and literary publication of Grand Valley State University

 

COLLECTIONS

Iowa Print Group Archive

Ossuary, a project by Laurie Beth Clark: http://ossuaries.wordpress.com

Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI

Pierce Cedar Creek Institute, Hastings, MI