B. 1988 - GREENVILLE, SC

LIVES AND WORKS IN QUEENS, NY

 

EDUCATION

2010    BFA, Kansas City Art Institute

2006    Diploma, Greenville County Fine Arts Center

2005    Summer Program, Maryland Institute College of Art

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2017     NO VACANCY 3 curated by ALT ESC at 929 Broadway, Brooklyn NY (Upcoming)

             SURFACE TENSION E.TAY Gallery, New York, NY

             NADA NY New Art Dealers Alliance with Yours Mine & Ours Gallery, New York NY

             GIRL'S FAVORITE Fluorescent Gallery, Knoxville TN

2016     FORMS AND FICTIONS Satellite Art Fair with Platform Baltimore, Miami Beach FL

             HABITAT FOR APPETITE Selena Gallery, Brooklyn NY

             TRANSFORMING MILK INTO MILK curated by Derrick Velasquez at Redline Contemporary Art Center, Denver CO

             WELCOME, WELCOME Platform Gallery at Artist-Run Art Fair, Baltimore MD

             MURMUR curated by John Zane Zappas at Left Field Gallery, San Luis Obispo CA

2015     SOFT POWER Platform Gallery, Baltimore MD (solo)

             CAUGHT UP Platform Gallery at Artist-Run Art Fair, Baltimore MD

             OVER SPUN Mist Gallery, Richmond VA

2014     I DON'T KNOW WHAT YOU MEAN, BUT IT MEANS A LOT TO ME  Dress Shop, Brooklyn NY (solo)

            PRINCIPLE OF THE THING Daylight Savings Gallery, Brooklyn NY (solo)

2012    SMOKE AND MIRRORS Subterranean Gallery, Kansas City MO (solo)

            CONGRATS! 911 Studios, Kansas City MO

            THE PRESENTATION IMPERATIVE: II Carter Cultural Arts Center, Lees Summit MO

            XOXO Spray Booth Gallery, Kansas City MO

2011    TWENTY SOMETHING City Arts Project, Kansas City MO

            CHAIN LETTER Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Los Angeles CA

2010    BACHELOR OF FINE ARTS EXHIBITION H&R Block Artspace, Kansas City MO

            KCAI THESIS EXHIBITION Dodge Gallery, Kansas City MO

2009    RITUAL LIGHTS Kansas City Art Institute Crossroads Gallery, Kansas City MO (solo)

            JURIED UNDERGRADUATE EXHIBITION KC Artists Coalition, Kansas City MO

            PRETTY UGLY Dodge Gallery, Kansas City MO

           THICK KCAI Sculpture Dept. at 332 West 75th St., Kansas City MO

 

RESIDENCIES

2018     THE WASSAIC PROJECT RESIDENCY -- Wassaic, NY (upcoming)

2015     STARRY NIGHT RESIDENCY Studio Residency -- Truth or Consequences, NM

2011     URBAN CULTURE PROJECT Studio Residency -- Kansas City, MO

            Awarded a year-long studio residency at pARTnership Place by the Charlotte Street Foundation.

 

PRESS & AWARDS

2017      THE NEW YORK TIMES 'The Young Crowd' by Martha Schwendener, March 3rd

2016      CITY PAPER 'Escape to Miami: Baltimore Goes to Basel' by Rebekah Kirkman and Maura Callahan, December 20th

              BMORE ART '10 Best Works at Satellite Art Fair' by Suzy Kopf, December 5th

              ARTFCITY 'Satellite Remains a Bright Star in Gloomy Arts Week' by Michael Anthony Farley, December 3rd

              WESTWORD 'Review: Catch Transforming Milk into Milk at Redline' by Michael Paglia, September 21st

              ARTFCITY  'We Went to Artscape: The Artist-Run Art Fair' by Michael Anthony Farley, July 19th

              MAAKE MAGAZINE Feature in printed quarterly Issue Number 2, and online interview by Emily Burns

2015      ARTFCITY  'Artscape Baltimore Gallery/Survival Guide: Exhibitions' by Michael Anthony Farley, July 15th

              BMOREART Feature Story 'Scene Seen: Soft Power' with photos by Olivia Obineme, July 12th

             INTERVIEW WITH AMANDA MARTINEZ Published on www.mistgallery.com

             THE IDEA FOUNDATION Featured on www.ideafoundation.tumblr.com

2014     WWW.ARTCARDS.CC Editor's Pick, "Principle of the Thing" Solo Exhibition, Saturday July 26th

            "KANSAS CITY'S 10 MUST-VISIT CONTEMPORARY ART GALLERIES." Featured on          

             www.theculturetrip.com by Melissa RJ Mills

2012     "ALL OF MY PURPLE LIFE." Featured in essay by Warrior Ant Press, June 19th

              Published by Subterranean Gallery, Kansas City MO

              FIRST FRIDAY CALENDAR Featured image, Kansas City Star, Thursday May 3rd

2011      "YOUTH TREND ON DISPLAY IN 'TWENTY SOMETHING' AT CITY ARTS PROJECT" Published in 

              Kansas City Star, October 26th

2010     "LIVE, IN STUDIO." Featured article and photo spread in Kansas City Star Magazine

             "KAUFMANN CENTER" Mural project, featured articles in Kansas City Star

2006     DEAN'S LIST Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City MO

             MERIT SCHOLARSHIP Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City MO

             RHODE ISLAND SCHOOL OF DESIGN: OUTSTANDING SENIOR Greenville County Fine Arts Center,

             Greenville SC