Education

University of Connecticut | Storrs, CT

Master of Fine Arts Candidate in Studio Art | Beginning Fall 2017

 

Mary Schiller Myers School of Art | The Univeristy of Akron | Akron, OH

Bachelor of Fine Arts Candidate in Printmaking | Art History Minor | Fall 2011 to Present

Solo Exhibitons

All My Friends Are Pizza Hive Mind Community Art Space– October 2016

Fresh Pizza Myers School of Art Projects Gallery – February 2015


Juried Exhibitions

GAR Foundation Art Show 2017 – Andrew Jackson House – Akron, OH – February 2017 to January 2018

FRESH – Summit Artspace Gallery – Akron, OH – January to February 2017

80th Annual Juried Student Exhibition – Myers School of Art Emily Davis Gallery – Akron, OH – April 2016

GAR Foundation Art Show 2016 – Andrew Jackson House – Akron, OH – February 2016 to January 2017

Waterloo Arts Festival Juried and Member Exhibition 2015 – Waterloo Arts Gallery – Cleveland, OH – June to July 2015

79th Annual Juried Student Exhibition – Myers School of Art Emily Davis Gallery – Akron, OH – April 2015 – Honorable Mention

Cleveland Clinic eXpressions Juried Exhibition – Cleveland International Hotel – Cleveland, OH – 2009 – White Ribbon Winner


Group Exhibitions

Collider8: Voxel [akron]  –  Myers School of Art Emily Davis Lower Gallery – Akron, OH – April 2017

Strataform: Philip Beesley & Myers Forum Students –  Myers School of Art Emily Davis Upper Gallery – Akron, OH – April 2017

Local Exhibition – Blank Slate Independent Music & Visual Art Gallery – Elyria, OH – November 2016

5th Annual Akron Art Prize – Summit Artspace Transitions Gallery – Akron, OH – September 2016

Rotten Portfolio – Ohio University Trisolini Gallery – Athens, OH – August to September 2016

Student Scholarship Exhibition – Myers School of Art Emily Davis Gallery – Akron, OH – February 2016

Color High – 22 High Street Gallery – Akron, OH – February 2016

12 x Twelve – Margaret Clark Morgan Foundation Gallery – Hudson, OH – November 2015 to January 2016

Cortex: Advanced Graphic Design Show – Myers School of Art Atrium Gallery – Akron, OH – November to   December 2015

Decked Out: Akron Print Enthusiasts Skateboard Auction – Myers School of Art Printmaking Gallery – Akron, OH – November 2015

4th Annual Akron Art Prize – Rule of Thirds Gallery – Akron, OH – September 2015

4U: Printmaking Students & Faculty Work – Zygote Press – Cleveland, OH – April 2015

75 x 25: An Exhibition of 75 Student Works – Myers School of Art Atrium Gallery – Akron, OH – March 2015

Student Scholarship Exhibition – Myers School of Art Emily Davis Gallery – Akron, OH – February 2015

Disclosure: The Best of Reality – Myers School of Art Projects Gallery – Akron, OH – November 2014

Ink, Paper, Scissors: Relief & Screen Print Exhibition – University of Akron Honors College Gallery – Akron, OH – November 2014


Curated Portfolios

HOTLANTA – Southern Graphics Council International Conference – Atlanta, GA – April 2017

Rotten – Ohio University, Bowling Green State University, Cleveland Institute of Art, & University of Akron – April 2016

Exchange Portfolio: Flux – Southern Graphics Council International Conference – Portland, OR – April 2016 – Best Student Print

Morgantown Meets Akron – Curator – West Virginia University & University of Akron – October 2015

Exchange Portfolio: Sphere – Southern Graphics Council International Conference – Knoxville, TN – April 2015


Grants & Scholarships

Gillette Study of the Arts Abroad Scholarship – Ars Electronica Festival – Austria & Czech Republic – Fall 2016

Myers Gold Gillette Art Studio Scholarship – Tuition Merit Scholarship – Myers School of Art – Spring 2016

Dashiell Travel Grant – Southern Graphics Council International Conference – Portland, OR – Spring 2016

Dashiell Tools & Materials Grant – Fresh Pizza Junior Review Show – Myers School of Art – Fall 2015

Folk Charitable Foundation Venice Biennale International Travel and Study of Art Scholarship – Venice, Italy – Fall 2015

Myers Bronze Gillette Art Studio Scholarship – Tuition Merit Scholarship – Myers School of Art – Spring 2015

Dashiell Travel Grant – Tom Huck’s Woodcut Boot Camp – St. Louis, MO – Summer 2015


Panels & Lectures

Nexus of Thought: Developing a Strong Conceptual Framework – Southern Graphics Council International Conference, Atlanta – April 2017

 


Collections

Georgia State University – Atlanta, GA

Pacific Northwest College of Art & Design – Portland, OR

Savannah College of Art & Design - Atlanta – Atlanta, GA

Zuckerman Museum of Art - SGCI Archive – Kennesaw, GA

University of Akron Biology Department – Akron, OH

University of Tennessee - Knoxville – Knoxville, TN


Bibliography

Immersive exhibit at University of Akron’s Emily Davis Gallery combines technology, architecture– The Akronist – Web Article & Video Interview – April 2017

Rally Cry! – University of Akron Promotional Ad Campaign – Television & Web Commercial – Fall 2015

Students Share Artwork for Akron Competition –University of Akron’s Buchtelite – Student Newspaper – September 2015

Artist of the Week – University of Akron’s Buchtelite – Student Newspaper – September 2015

The Lowdown Spring Show 3, – University of Akron’s ZTV – Television & Web Show – February 2015


Memberships

Mid–American Print Council – 2014 to Present

Southern Graphics Council International – 2015 to Present

Akron Printmaking Enthusiasts – Myers School of Art – 2014 to Present – Vice President ’16, President ’15

Phi Sigma Alpha – Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences Scholastic Honorary – Spring 2016 to Present

Student Art League – Myers School of Art – Fall 2016

Art History Association – Myers School of Art – Fall 2015


Myers School of Art Front Office – Front Desk Student Assistant – Spring 2015 to Present

Myers School of Art Printmaking Area – Print shop Assistant – Spring 2015 to Present

Charles Beneke’s Specter – Contract Printer – Akron Art Museum – Summer 2015

Emily Davis Gallery – Intern – Myers School of Art – Spring 2015

Work Experience


Volunteer Experience

9 Reasons to Love the Morgan: 9th Annual Benefit – Letterpress Demonstrator – The Morgan Conservatory – October 2016

Portfolio Review Day – Student Volunteer – Myers School of Art – Fall 2016

New Student Recruitment – Student Volunteer – Myers School of Art – Summer 2016

Portfolio Review Day & New Student Recruitment – Student Volunteer – Myers School of Art – Spring 2016

Rock, Paper, Scissors: 8th Annual Benefit – Letterpress Demonstrator – The Morgan Conservatory – October 2015

Cleveland Museum of Art Fine Print Fair – Intaglio Print Demonstrator – Cleveland Museum of Art– September 2015

New Student Recruitment – Tour Guide – Myers School of Art – Summer 2015

You & the Roo Shadowing Experience – Student Host – Myers School of Art – April 2015

Looking Good: Myers School of Arty Party – Event Assistant & Letterpress Demonstrator – Myers School of Art – March 2015

Myers School of Art NASAD Reaccreditation – Student Volunteer – Myers School of Art – March 2015

Southern Graphics Council International – Sphere Conference Volunteer – Knoxville, TN – March 2015