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Education 

2015     Master of Fine Art, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2013     Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Fine Art, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

2007     Bachelor of Art, Magna Cum Laude, Carleton College, Northfield, MN

 

Selected Exhibitions

2018     A Line of Beauty, Cranbrook House, Bloomfield Hills, MI

             The Collective Experiment, The Carr Center, Detroit MI

2017     Have + Hold, Wasserman Projects, Detroit, M

             Bent, But Unbroken, Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, Detroit, MI

             Nasty Women, Binders of Them, Cave Gallery, Detroit, MI

2016     You Are Here, The Carr Center, Detroit, MI 

             88th Annual Regional Exhibition, Muskegon Museum of Art, Muskegon, MI

             1966: Remixed, Crooked Tree Art Center, Traverse City, MI

             Never Not Broken, Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, MI

2015     The Wall, Kit and Ace, Detroit, MI (solo exhibition)

             Cranbrook Academy of Art Graduate Degree Exhibition, Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI

             Performative Materials, Forum Gallery, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Birmingham, MI

             Experiencing Perspectives, Mercedes Benz Financial Services, Farmington Hills, MI

             Coffee and Tea (Part II), Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen, the Netherlands

2014     Here/Not Here, Whitdel Gallery, Detroit, MI (solo exhibition) 

             Pyrocognitions, Forum Gallery, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Birmingham, MI

             Experiencing Perspectives, Mercedes Benz Financial Services, Farmington Hills, MI

2013     Emergence-13, Ford Gallery, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI

             En Masse, Sheila & Richard Riggs and Leidy Galleries, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

2012     Cary Sculpture Park, Salem Art Works, Salem, VT

2011     The Waskowmium Collection, Burlington, VT

             Franconia Sculpture Park, Shafer, MN

2010     Represent, S.P.A.C.E. Gallery, Burlington VT 

             Book Juice, Green Door Gallery, Burlington, VT

             Making Faces, S.P.A.C.E. Gallery, Burlington VT (solo exhibition)

2009     Exchange, Gladstone Regional Art Gallery, Gladstone, Australia

2008     Feedback Junkie, The Northfield Arts Guild, Northfield, MN 

             From Paper and Stones, Boliou Gallery, Northfield, MN

Residencies

2017    Teton ArtLab, Jackson, WY

2012    Emerging Artist Fellowship, Salem Art Works, Salem, NY

2011    Intern Artist Fellowship, Franconia Sculpture Park, MN

            Sculpture Residency, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

2010    Vermont Artist Week Residency, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

Awards

2016    88th Annual Regional Exhibition Second Place, Muskegon Museum of Art, Muskegon, MI

2014    Cranbrook Academy of Art and Pilchuck Glass School Partner Award Scholarship

2007    Toni Award in the Arts Finalist, Carleton College, Northfield, MN

2005    Jepson Memorial Award for Outstanding Achievment in Studio Art, Carleton College, Northfield, MN

Press and Publications

Installment #89, Allegra Rosenbaum, Essay’d, December 29, 2017 http://essayd.org/?p=2055

“Butter Projects @ Wasserman Projects,” Clara DeGalan, Detroit Art Review, August 11, 2027

“Visiting Sculptors Host Minishows at Artlab,” Erika Dahlby, Jackson Hole News and Guide, April 12, 2017

“‘You Are Here’ Exhibit Rocks Carr Center,” Michael H. Hodges, Detroit News, Nov. 21 2016

Experiencing Perspectives catalogue, Mercedes-Benz Financial Services, Farmington Hills, MI, 2015

Experiencing Perspectives catalogue, Mercedes-Benz Financial Services, Farmington Hills, MI, 2014

“S.P.A.C.E. Gallery Presents ‘Making Faces,’” Essex Reporter, April 15, 2010, Vol. 30, No. 15

“Art Hop News – Burlington,” Vermont Art Zine, Oct 20, 2010

“Here’s Hopping,” Marc Awodey, Seven Days, Sept. 15, 2010

“Place Settings” The Voice, Winter 2007 Vol. 72, No. 2