Born 1977 in Loma Linda, CA



2009  MFA, Sculpture, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY

2002  BFA, Sculpture, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA



2013  The Ora Lerman Charitable Trust at Soaring Gardens, Laceyville, PA

2010  Artist in Residence, Lux Center for the Arts, Lincoln, NE

2004  Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

2002  Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME



2017  Beautification, Jenkins Johnson Projects, Brooklyn, NY

2016  Familiar Strangers, John and June Alcott Gallery, UNC Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 

2015  The Travelers, Demo Project, Springfield, IL 

2011  Selective Memory, Lux Center for the Arts, Lincoln, NE



2017  Crafted Strangers, Center for Craft Creativity & Design, Asheville, NC

2017  Respect, The Church of Saint Paul the Apostle, New York, NY

2014  Faculty Biennial, University Galleries, Illinois State University, Normal, IL       

2013  The Texture of (re)Contextualization, reMADE, Brooklyn, NY

2012  Bemis Center Regional Exhibition, Bemis Underground, Omaha, NE

2011  2 + 1, Elder Gallery, Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, NE                     

2011  Emerging, Union for Contemporary Art, Omaha, NE

2010  Else, Tilton Gallery, New York, NY

2010  Latent Pattern, Dog and Pony Projects, Buffalo, NY

2009  Buchanan, Johnson, Zazueta, Kirkland Art Center, Clinton, NY

2009  MFA Thesis Exhibition, Syracuse University Art Gallery, Syracuse, NY

2008  Part Clay, Part Object, Space 101, Pittsburgh, PA

2007  The Red Carpet Screening Room, Rush Arts Gallery, Miami, FL

2007  Fusion, Gallery R, Rochester, NY

2007  Lake Effect, Joyce Goldstein Gallery, Chatham, NY

2005  Keeley, McLemore, Nihiser, Zazueta, Roy G Biv Gallery, Columbus, OH

2005  Art: Word / Word: Art, Kuhn Fine Arts Gallery, Marion, OH

2003  Group Show (All Together Now), Rush Arts Gallery, New York, NY

2003  My Mother’s an Artist, Ernest Rubenstein Gallery, New York, NY

2002  Rising Visions, 1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA

2002  S.W.A.P, Hollingsworth Gallery, Newark, DE



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