Resume



Education

2009             M.F.A.  Ceramics, University of Colorado at Boulder
                     Boulder, Colorado

2006             Post-Baccalaureate, Ceramics, University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth
                     Dartmouth, Massachusetts

2005             B.F.A. Ceramics, Magna Cum Laude, Michigan State University
                     East Lansing, Michigan

 



Professional Experience  

2009-Present  Affiliate Instructor: Metropolitan State University of Denver, Denver, Colorado

2016            Adjunct Instructor, Unveristy of Denver, Denver, Colorado

2014            Visiting Artist, Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, Lakewood, Colorado

2012            Adjunct Instructor: University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado

                     Adjunct Instructor: University of Denver, Denver, Colorado

2011             Adjunct Instructor: University of Denver, Denver, Colorado

                     Resident Artist, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass, Colorado

                     Resident Artist, Red Lodge Clay Center, Red Lodge, Montana

                     Panelist, Taking the Mystery out of Slip Dipping, with Jessica Orlowski and Rebecca    Hutchinson, NCECA, Tampa, Florida

2010            Adjunct Instructor: University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado

                     Exhibitions Assistant, CU Art Museum, Boulder, Colorado

2009            Adjunct Instructor: Red Rocks Community College, Lakewood, Colorado

                     Visiting Artist, Fort Hays State University, Hays, Kansas

                     Instructor: University of Colorado, Boulder, Boulder, Colorado

2008             Invited Artist, Artists Invite Artists, Watershed Center for Ceramic Arts, Newcastle, Maine



Exhibitions

2017             Tagnible, Mt Hood Community College, Portland, Oregon

2016             Intimacy of Scale, Carbondale Clay Center, Carbondale, Colorado

                     Mountain Standard Clay, Foothills Art Center, Golden Colorado

2015             UnCommon Clay, Juror's Award, Muse Gallery, Longmont, Colorado

                     The Slipcast Object Revisited, Plinth Gallery, Denver, Colorado

                      Bordering, Ironton Gallery, Denver, Colorado

                      Strata (Stratum), Vertigo Artspace, Denver, Colorado

2014              12th Annual Reclamation Exhibit, Lakewood Cultural Center, Lakewood, Colorado

                       Colorado Clay 2014, Foothills Art Center, Golden, Colorado

                      Making Contact: MSU Denver Faculty Show, Center for Visual Arts, Denver, Colorado

                    Contemporary Clay 2014 Biennial, The Art Center: Western Colorado Center for the Arts, Grand Junction, Colorado

2013              What Remains, Houston Community College, Houston, Texas     

                      Connections and Directions, Art League of Houston, Houston, Texas

2012             Ecumene: Global Interface in American Ceramics, Sante Fe, New Mexico

                     Deviations from Comfort, Seattle Design Center, Seattle, Washington

                     Across the Divide, Coconino Center for the Arts, Flagstaff, Arizona

                    Contemporary Clay Biennial 2012, Second place Jurors Award, Juror: Brad Miller, Western Colorado Center for the Arts, Grand Juncion, Colorado

                     The Faculty Trienniel, University of Denver, Denver, Colorado

2011             Beyond Useful and Beautiful: Rethinking Domestic Craft. Houston Center for Contemporary Craft
                     Houston, Texas

                  The Red Lodge Clay Center Juried National, Juror: Brad Schwieger, Curator's Award, Red Lodge Clay Center
                     Red Lodge, Montana

                     A Collaboration: Anderson Ranch Arts Center and Plinth Gallery, Plinth Gallery
                     Denver, Colorado

                     Intuition, Walker Fine Art Gallery, Denver, Colorado

                     Thrown, Slabbed, Fired and Trompe l'oeil, Goodwin Fine Arts
                     Denver, Colorado

                  Peter's Valley Center for Crafts: Curated by Bruce Dehnert, Moscow Clayworks Gallery Moscow, Pennsylvania

                    Uncommon Ground: Impact and Influence, 2011 NCECA and Arvada Center Regional Exhibition, Arvada, Colorado                             

2010             Architecture in Clay, Juror: Kevin A. Myers, The Myer’s Gallery at Muddy’s Studio
                     Santa Ana, California

                     New Decade of Clay: 2010 National Juried Exhibition, Juror: Richard Shaw, Sierra Nevada College
                     Incline Village, Nevada

2009        Ceramic Interface: From Dawn to Digital, The Arizona State University Art Museum, Ceramics Research Center, NCECA Clay National Biennial, Tempe, Arizona

                     Young Guns, Australian Ceramics Triennial, SCA Galleries
                     Sydney, Australia

                     Tracing, solo exhibition, Vertigo Art Space
                     Denver, Colorado

                     Material Mastery, KACA Conference, Fort Hays State University
                     Hays, Kansas

                     Continental Divide, Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities
                     Arvada, Colorado

                     2009 MFA Thesis Exhibition, The Dairy Center for the Arts
                     Boulder, Colorado

2008             The Fifth Annual Marge Brown Kalodner Graduate Student Exhibition, The Clay Studio
                     Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

                     Last Word, Collaboration/exchange with Colorado State University, Fort Collins
                     Fort Collins, Colorado

2007             One Nightstand, One night exhibition, The Factory
                     Albuquerque, New Mexico

                     COllaboratioNE, UMC Gallery, University of Colorado, Boulder, Rotunda Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
                     Boulder, Colorado and Lincoln, NE

 2006             Artist Books and Book Art Objects, University Arts Gallery College of Visual and Performing Arts, University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth at the Star Store, New Bedford, Massachusetts

                     Thresholds: Innovative Clay, Ogle Gallery
                     Portland, Oregon

 2005             Clay Cup X, Juried Exhibition, Juror: Virginia Scotchie, Southern Illinois University
                     Carbondale, Illinois

                     Memory: Attribution and Reconstruction, Solo Senior Exhibition, Gallery 114, Kresge Art Center, Michigan State University
                     East Lansing, Michigan

 



Publications

2012               American Craft, Making Ourselves at Home, Jenni Sorkin Review December/January Issue

                      Paperclay: Art and Practice (The New Ceramics), Rosette Gault

2010               “2010 College Art Association Conference Chicago,” Korean Ceramics Monthly, April

2009               “2009 NCECA Clay National Biennial Exhibition,” Ceramics Monthly, June/July/August

                        “NCECA 2009 Clay Biennial,” Clay Times July/August 2009

                        “The MFA Factor” Ceramics Monthly, January 2009



Awards and Honors

2015           Juror's Award, UnCommon Clay

2012           Second place Jurors Award, Juror: Brad Miller, Contempory Clay Bienniel

2011            Curator’s Choice Award, Red Lodge Clay Center Juried National
                    Red Lodge, Montana

2009            Getzleman Fellowship, University of Colorado, Boulder
                    Boulder, Colorado

2008        Dedalus Foundation Fellowship Nominee

                   Neuman Family Fellowship, University of Colorado, Boulder
                    Boulder, Colorado

                    Bri Fera Scholarship, University of Colorado, Boulder
                    Boulder, Colorado

 2007            Getzleman Fellowship, University of Colorado, Boulder
                    Boulder, Colorado

                    Neuman Family Fellowship, University of Colorado, Boulder
                    Boulder, Colorado

 2005            Windgate Fellowship Awards Nominee, University of North Carolina   
                    Hendersonville, North Carolina