Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting: Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, Ky. Graduating Class of 2012-Cum Laude
Yeditepe University, Istanbul, Turkey: Spring 2010
Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand: Spring 2009
- Hosted Blanton BSCENE: A Love Supreme featuring works by Jeffrey Gibson. The Blanton Museum, University of Texas, Austin TX
- Fringe Magazine. Publication, Bowling Green, KY
- Homoculture Volume one. 160-page North American Publication. USA
- QUEER BIENNIAL l: LA/NY and parts in between. Coagula Curatorial, Los Angeles, CA
- Mammal Solo Exhibition. Out Central Great Room, Nashville TN
- Alphabet Art Show: Exhibition of Queer Artists. Out Central Community Center, Nashville TN
- Salo: Solo Exhibition. 40AU Gallery in The Nashville Arcade, Nashville TN
- WKU Department of Art Graduating Seniors Fall Exhibition. Ivan Wilson Gallery, Bowling Green KY
- EMERGING ARTIST to WATCH - New Thoughts on Painting from WKU. Gallery Hertz, Louisville, KY
- US Bank Celebration of the Arts Juried Exhibition, Kentucky Museum Gallery, Bowling Green KY
- Salo: Patricide, Solo-Exhibition. 1303 College St.Bowling KY
- Works in Progress. Haus Rotations, 3530 Murphy Rd. Nashville, TN
- Salo: May Day Performance/Installation. Cube Gallery, Western Kentucky University KY
- Western Kentucky University Student Research Conference, Humanities, Bowling Green, KY
- The Process of Product, Twist Art Gallery, Nashville, TN
- Get Tested. Two-Person Exhibit, Cube Gallery, Western Kentucky University KY
- GLAAD OUTAuction NYC 2009, Metropolitan Pavilion, NYC, NY.
- International Art Exchange Exhibition Juried Show, World Trade Center, Saint Louis MO
- Emè Exposition Internationale, Centre Culturel et de la Vie Associative Villeurbanne, Lyon, France
- Solo Exhibition “Intake”: The Duncan Center Museum and Art Gallery, Greenville, KY
- Nude International 2009 Lexington Art League, Juried Group Exhibition, Lexington, KY
The Blanton Museum of Art Security Supervisor
- Maintained and facilitated daily museum security operations for a three-building complex.
- Supervised and managed a security staff of 20 guards and their daily rotations.
- Work closely with building maintenance and facility operations.
- Proficiency in Genetec Alarm systems and Altru scheduling.
- Worked closely with University police to monitor major events and security-based projects.
- Led monthly continued education trainings for my security staff.
- Co-led Curated Conversations public programs focused on gallery and museum security.
The Frist Center for the Arts Martin ArtQuest Educator
- Developed programs within the Education Department by researching art exhibitions.
- Directed art-related lessons & activities, and teaching programs within Frist Center.
- Led and taught art lessons and topics in studio classes of K-12 and post graduate students.
On-call Educator for Martin ArtQuest/Summer Camp Teaching Assistant
- Assisted guests in The Frist Center’s Martin ArtQuest Gallery
- Responsible for education in each Martin ArtQuest station/ materials inventory/stock
- Responsible for large number of K-12 children in assistance with another art teacher
- Assisted and led art related projects and lessons based on exhibition content.
Tennessee Governors’ School for The Arts at Middle Tennessee State University teaching-assistant.
-Taught/ lead art classes in sculpture, painting, and ceramics for high school students.
- Supervised students on campus and dorms during non-studio times.
2011: Best Research in Humanities: Western Kentucky University Student Research Conference
2009: Nomination of Best In Show in Painting: GLAAD OUTAuction NYC
2012: Feminist Boot Camp. Soap Box Inc, New York City, NYC
Study Abroad Experiences
Spring 2010: Istanbul, Turkey (exchange program) four months
One Month Cultural Exploration in Israel
Spring: 2009: Bangkok, Thailand (study residence) four months
Summer 2008: Paris, France (study abroad: Processing Influence)