Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • 2017: Master of Fine Arts, Painting and Drawing, The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
  • 1994: Bachelor of Arts, Concentration in Fine Art and Design, Lewis University, Romeoville, IL

Professional Experience

  • 2014–2017: Graduate Teaching Assistant, Painting and Drawing (Instructor of Record), The University of New Mexico Department of Art and Art History, Albuquerque, NM
  • 2011–2017: Independent Graphic Designer and Consultant, Albuquerque, NM
  • 2011–2017: Instructor, Digital Arts, The University of New Mexico Continuing Education, Albuquerque, NM
  • 1999–2011: Owner, Square15 Inc., Albuquerque, NM
  • 1997–1998: Adjunct Professor, Painting, Department of Art and Design, Lewis University, Romeoville, IL
  • 1994–1999: Art Department Co-Manager, Graphic Designer, IT Manager, The Forms Group, Itasca, IL

Presentations

  • 2015: M2 Meeting of the Minds, Presentation and Discussion, The University of New Mexico Art Museum, Albuquerque, NM

Solo and Two-Person Exhibitions

  • 2017: Palimpsest, CFA Downtown Studio, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
  • 2014: Selected Works, Winning Coffee Co., Albuquerque, NM
  • 2009: Duality, KiMo Theatre Art Gallery, Albuquerque, NM
  • 2006: Recent Works, Frutchey Gallery, Albuquerque, NM

Exhibitions

  • 2017: Journey: Here and Onward, Norbertine Community of Santa Maria de la Vid Abbey, Albuquerque, NM*
  • 2017: Fall Group Show, Chiaroscuro Contemporary Art, Santa Fe, NM
  • 2017: Salon des Refusés, Masley Art Gallery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
  • 2016: Verge: Shaping the Photograph, John Sommers Gallery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
  • 2016: Excavated, Tamarind Institute, Albuquerque, NM
  • 2016: ARTE Juried Exhibit, Masley Art Gallery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM*
  • 2015: Connectivity: The 21st Annual Juried Graduate Exhibition, Clinton Adams Gallery, The University of New Mexico Art Museum, Albuquerque, NM*
  • 2014: At First Sight, SCA Contemporary Art, Albuquerque, NM
  • 2013: President’s 5th Annual Art Show, Lewis University, Romeoville, IL
  • 2011: The Rail Yard Exhibit, KiMo Theatre Art Gallery, Albuquerque, NM
  • 2008: The Eyes Have It Group Show, South Broadway Cultural Center, Albuquerque, NM
  • 2007: Recent Works Showing, The Johnson’s of Madrid Galleries of Fine and Fiber Art, Madrid, NM
  • 2007: The Eyes Have It Group Show, EXPO New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
  • 2006: The Eyes Have It Group Show, EXPO New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
  • 2006: The Eyes Have It Group Show, Arts Alliance Gallery, Albuquerque, NM

*Juried Exhibitions

Commissions

  • 1997: Health Care At Home, Hinsdale, IL. Oil on canvas, 25.5 x 36 inches.

Honors and Awards

  • 2016–2017: Ralph W. Douglass Scholarship
  • 2016–2017: Harry Nadler Memorial Scholarship

Collections

  • University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
  • Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
  • Lewis University, Romeoville, IL

University Services

  • 2015–2016: Vice President, Volunteer, Graduate Art Association, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

Bibliography

  • Nancy Zastudil. Open Operation. Forward, Palimpsest Graduate Exhibition Catalogue. 2017.
  • Kelly Koepke. Art Buzz. Local Flavor Magazine, localflavormagazine.com. May 2, 2016.
  • James K. Ballinger. Connectivity. Forward, The 21st Annual Juried Graduate Exhibition Catalogue. 2015.
  • David Blanchet. Logopond: Identity Inspiration (Vol. 1, Page 109). Logopond Publishing. 2012.

Current Representation