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EDUCATION

2018                       M.F.A. in Studio Art with a concentration in photography, Radford University, Radford, VA

2002                       Texas Educator Certificate, The University of Texas at San Antonio, Antonio, TX

1999                       B.A. in Studio Art, Trinity University, San Antonio, TX

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019                      Mutualism, Bluefield College, Bluefield, VA

2019                      Mutualism, North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, Nature Art Gallery, Raleigh, NC

2017                      Mutualism, The Andrew Ross Gallery, Radford University, Radford, VA

2016                      Chromatic Parvitude, The River City Grill with The Green Heron Arts Center, Radford, VA

2012                      Circles, The River City Grill, Radford, VA

2012                      Midnight Auto Supply, The Green Heron Arts Center, Radford, VA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019                       WHAT: Cars and Dogs, Blackbox Gallery, Portland, OR

2019                       Radford University Adjunct Show, Radford, VA

2018                       Radford City Fine Arts Juried Show, Radford, VA

2018                       Student Jewelry and Metalsmithing, Radford University, Radford, VA

2018                       MFA Graduation Exhibition, Radford University, Radford, VA

2018                       Juried Art Show, Radford University, Radford, VA

2018                       Graduate Art Student Association, Radford University, Radford, VA

2017                       Visible Light, Trinity University, San Antonio, TX

2017                       Radford City Fine Arts Show, Radford, VA

2017                       New Voice, Floyd Center for the Arts, Floyd, VA

2017                       Juried Student Show, Radford University, Radford, VA

2017                       Graduate Art Student Association, Radford University, Radford, VA

2016                       MFA Photo Show, Radford University, Radford, VA

2016                       Student Photography Show, Radford University, Radford, VA

2016                       Art in Science, Center for the Sciences, Radford University, Radford, VA

2016                       Juried Art Show, Radford University, Radford, VA

2016                       Now and Then, Radford University, Radford, VA

2016                       Student Jewelry and Metalsmithing, Radford University, Radford, VA

2015                       Graduate Art Student Association, Radford University, Radford, VA

 

MEDIA/PUBLICATIONS

2018                       NatureVolve: Science and Art Magazine Issue 2

2018                       Photographer’s Forum Best of Photography 

2018                       Photographer’s Forum Best of High School and College hardcover book

2018                       Exit 109 magazine, Radford University

2017                       Exit 109 magazine, Radford University

AWARDS/ACTIVITES

2019                       Honorable Mention, Toyko International Foto Awards.

2019                       Image of Distinction, Nikon Small World Photomicrograph Competition.

2018                       Presented artwork to the Radford University Board of Visitors, Radford University, Radford, VA

2018                       Graduate Student of the Month, July, Radford University, Radford, VA

2018                       Purchase Award, Radford University, Radford, VA

2017                       Presenter at SECAC (Southeastern College Art Conference), Columbus, OH

2017                       Graduate Award of Distinction, Juried Art Show, Radford University, Radford, VA

2017                       Participant in the Three-Minute Thesis Competition, Radford University, Radford, VA.

2016                       Honorable Mention, Juried Art Show, Radford University, Radford, VA

2016                       The Art of Science and The Science of Art Symposium committee member, Radford University

2015-2018             President of the Graduate Art Student Association (GASA): Organized local exhibitions, guest lectures, and artist workshops.

2015-2016             Museum Committee member, Radford University, Radford, VA

2007                      Virginia Collegiate Professional License, 2007, Art Education PreK-12

2004                      SCAD Educator Forum, photography and watercolor, Savanah College for Art and Design

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2019                       Wild ArtRidge Academy founder and instructor, art classes ages 2-adult, Radford, VA.

2019                       Radford University, Adjunct Faculty, Art 100, Arts101, Photography, Radford University, Radford, VA

2018                       Honors Academy Freshman Retreat, photographic workshop, Selu, Radford University, Radford, VA

2017                       Honors Academy Freshman Retreat, photographic workshop, Selu, Radford University, Radford, VA

2016-2018             Graduate Teaching Fellow, Radford University, Radford, VA

2014-2015             Teacher of art, St. John Neumann Academy, Blacksburg, VA

2013-2015              Instructor of art and art history, The Green Heron Art Center, Radford, Virginia

2008-present       Private instructor of art and photography, Radford, VA

2007-2008            Teacher of art and art history, Blacksburg New School, Blacksburg, VA

2002-2007            Teacher of art, art history, photography, printmaking, and digital graphics, Northside Independent School District,

                               John Jay High School, San Antonio, Texas

RELATED EXPERIENCE

2015-2016            Graduate Assistantship, Radford University Art Museum, Radford University, Radford, VA

2000-present      Fine Art and Portrait Photographer

1998-2007            Photographic Printer, Trinity University, San Antonio, TX

 

 

COMMISIONS

2018                       Kaitlynn Slaughter

2016                       Shelly Sherman

2014                       Kevin Gross

2012                       Martin Woodard

GALLERY AFFLIATIONS

2012-2019            The Green Heron Arts Center, Radford, VA