Master of Fine Arts, Drawing and Painting

College of Visual Arts and Design, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas

 

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Drawing and Painting

James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Virginia

 

Selected Exhibitions (*denotes solo exhibition)

*I here you, BEEFHAUS, Dallas, TX, 2017

CHAOS!!!!! Small WOrks Show, Ro2 Art, Dallas, 2017

In Good Company, H Gallery, Eastfield College, Mesquite, TX 2016

Faculty Show, UNT Art Gallery, Denton, TX, 2016

*CHAMPION: Portrait of a Chicken, Ro2 Art, Gallery Under the Stairs, Dallas, 2016

Beeflix Vol.2, Beefhaus, Dallas, 2016

That's So Hot - An Invitational, 500X Gallery, Dallas, 2016

CHAOS!!! Small Works Show, Ro2 Art, Dallas, 2016

*This and the Wall, Art League Houston, Houston, 2015

*out of here please, Midway Gallery, Dallas, 2015

AMoA Biennial 600: Sculpture, Amarillo Museum of Art, Amarillo, TX, 2015

Faculty Show, UNT on the Square, Denton, TX, 2015

In Good Company, H Gallery, Eastfield College, Mesquite, TX, 2015

CHAOS!, Ro2 Art, Dallas, TX, 2015

*Are you frustrated with me?, TERRAIN Dallas, Dallas, TX, 2014 - 2015

CHAOS!, Ro2 Art, Dallas, TX, 2014

*pigweasels, 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX, 2014

*something combombulated, Cora Stafford Gallery, UNT, Denton, TX, 2013

*back in, face out, Gallery 219, Easfield College, Mesquite, TX, 2013

Student Discount, 500x Gallery. Dallas, TX, 2013

Graduate Invitational, Lightwell Gallery. UNT, Denton, TX, 2013

New Texas Talent, Craighead Green Gallery, Dallas, TX, 2013

CHAOS!, Ro2 Gallery, Dallas, TX, 2013

Intersections: Collaborative Inquiries in Painting, UNT on the Square, Denton, TX, 2013

MFA Showcase, UNT Art Gallery, Denton, TX, 2013

Temporary Occupants, Eastfield College. Mesquite, TX. 2013 

TINAY/IDNCTBH (SRTAMHWMWF), Oliver Francis Gallery. Dallas, TX, 2013  

Flat, North Gallery. University of North Texas, Denton, TX, 2013

EXPO 2013, Juried by Iris Bechtol, 500x Gallery. Dallas, TX, 2013

Graduate Invitational, Lightwell Gallery. UNT, Denton, TX, 2013

Graduate Exhibition, Union Gallery. UNT, Denton, TX, 2013

FREE PUPPIES (adverbial form implied), Cora Stafford Gallery. UNT, Denton, TX, 2013

Graduate Inivtational, Lightwell Gallery. Juried by Susan Cheal and Matthew Bourbon. UNT, Denton, TX, 2012

*maybe a little uncomfortable, Union Gallery. University of North Texas, Denton, TX, 2012

Pieces of Eight, Frisco Art Gallery. Frisco, TX, 2012

52nd Annual Voertman Student Art Competition, Juried by Clint Willour. UNT, Denton, TX, 2012

Scholarship Show, Lightwell Gallery. University of North Texas, Denton, TX, 2012

Graduate Invitational, Lightwell Gallery. Juried by Vincent Falsetta and Annette Lawrence. UNT, Denton, TX, 2012

Bridged, Exhibition on 500 Singleton Boulevard. Curated by Stephen Lapthisophon. Dallas, TX, 2012

*Revision, Clementine Art Gallery. Harrisonburg, VA, 2011

*Paintings, Blue Mountain Art Gallery. Harrisonburg, VA, 2010

Group Show, Kronos Art Gallery. Staunton, VA, 2009

*The Speed of Happy, artWorks Gallery. Harrisonburg, VA, 2006

 

Awards and Honors

 

First Place, Juror's Award. EXPO2013, Juried by Iris Bechtol. 500X Gallery, Dallas. 2013

Chadwick Family Studio Arts Scholarship. University of North Texas, Denton. 2013-2014

Pi Phi Pi Scholarship. University of North Texas, Denton. 2013-2014

Graduate Assistant Tuition Scholarship, full tuition, University of North Texas. 2012-2014

Thomas Norby Memorial Scholarship for Excellence in Painting. University of North Texas, 2012-2013

Continuing Student Scholarship. University of North Texas, Denton. 2012-2013

Academic Achievement Scholarship. University of North Texas, Denton. 2011-2013

21st Century Scholarship. Florida State University, Tallahassee. 2002-2003

 

Public Collections

 

Eastfield College, Mesquite, TX

Target Corporation Distribution Center, Denton, TX

Clementine Cafe, Harrisonburg, VA

Hank's Southern Grillery, McGaheysville, VA

 

Bibliography

 

http://glasstire.com/2014/12/04/top-five-dec-4-2014/.Top Five, Dec. 4, 2014, Glasstire. December 4, 2014. 

Compton, JR. "Real" and Apparent Depth in selected work from Ro2's Chaos II, a curated show of small art. July, 2014.                http://www.dallasartsrevue.com/art-crit/Here_Lately/ArtHereLately.html#reelnaparentdepth

Blair, Michael Frank. Intersections at UNT on the Square. July 20, 2013.

     http://glasstire.com/2013/07/10/intersections-at-unt-on-the-square/

Lugo, Jp. UNT artists collaborate for gallery on square. June 13, 2013.

"Top     http://ntdaily/unt-artists-collaborate-for-gallery-on-square/

 

Lectures

 

Artist Talk and Video Screening: Art League Houston, Houston, TX. 2015

Guest Artist Lecture: Eastfield College, Mesquite, TX. 2013

Guest Lecture: Hybrid Forms. Invited by Susan Cheal, Department of Studio Art, College of Visual Arts and Design,                  University of North Texas. Denton, TX. 2013

Panelist: Graduate Student Panel, presented by the Art History Society. College of Visual Arts and Design, University of          North Texas. Denton, TX. 2013

Guest Lecture: Drawing I. Invited by Rachel Black. Department of Studio Art, College of Visual Arts and Design, University      of North Texas. Denton, TX. 2012

Artist Talk: "Pieces of Eight", Frisco Art Gallery. Frisco, TX. 2012

 

Professional Experience

 

2017

Adjunct Professor, ASTU 2215: Painting II, College of Visual Arts and Design, University of North Texas, Denton, TX

Adjunct Professor, ARTS 2316, 2317, 2311, 2366, 2367 (Painting I, Painting II, Advanced Painting, Watercolor I,

     Watercolor II), ARTS 1301: Art Appreciation, Eastfield College, Mesquite, TX

Adjunct Instructor, ARTS 1304: Art History II, ARTS 1301: Art Appreciation,

     Department of Visual and Peforming Arts, Blinn College. Bryan, TX

Lead Artist, Spring Break Art Camp, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, tX

Eco-Art Educator, Artist Boat. Galveston, TX

2015-2016

Adjunct Professor, ASTU 2210: Painting I, ASTU 3200: Intermediate Figure Drawing, ART1510: Drawing II 

     and ART1500: Drawing I, College of Visual Arts and Design, University of North Texas, Denton, TX

Adjunct Professor, ARTS1316: Drawing I and ARTS1317: Drawing II, Eastfield College, Mesquite, TX

Adjunct Instructor, ARTS 1303: Art History I and ARTS 1304: Art History II, ARTS 1301: Art Appreciation. 

     Department of Visual and Peforming Arts, Blinn College. Bryan, TX

Instructor, Art Camp, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth (July 2016)

Instructor, Drawing from the Collection, Program for Children, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth (August 2015)

 

2014

Adjunct Instructor, ARTS 1303: Art History I, ARTS 1304: Art History II, ARTS 1301: Art Appreciation.

     Department of Visual and Performing Arts, Blinn College. Bryan, TX

Instructor, Drawing from the Collection, Program for Children, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth (August)

 

2013

Teaching Fellow, Instructor of Record. ART 1500: Drawing I and ASTU 2210: Painting I, Department of Studio Art,              

     College of Visual Arts and Design, University of North Texas. Denton, TX

Area Assistant. Drawing and Painting Department, Department of Studio Art, Colelge of Visual Arts and Design,                        University of North Texas. Denton, TX

Drawing from the Collection, Program for Children, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth (August)

 

2012

Teaching Fellow, Instructor of Record. ART 1500: Drawing I. Department of Studio Art, College of Visual Arts and              

     Design, University of North Texas. Denton, TX

Teaching Assistant. ART 1500: Drawing I, Department of Studio Art, College of Visual Arts and Design, University                      of North Texas. Denton, TX

Area Assistant. Department of Drawing and Painting, Department of Studio Art, College of Visual Arts and                                Design, University of North Texas. Denton, TX

Art Guard, the Rachofsky House and The Warehouse. Dallas, TX

 

2011

Studio Assistant. Drawing and Painting Department, Department of Studio Art, College of Visual Arts and

      Design, University of North Texas, Denton, TX