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Born: 1975, Seattle, WA

EDUCATION
2009 - Yale University - Master of Fine Arts in Painting and Printmaking
2000 - Hunter College - Bachelor of Arts in Sculpture

GRANTS, AWARDS AND RESIDENCIES
2015 LSU Summer Research Stipend
2015 LSU Junior Faculty Travel Grant
2015 LSU Junior Faculty Travel Grant
2014 LSU Junior Faculty Travel Grant
2013 Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant
2013 Juror’s Prize, Currency Exhibition, Juror Yumi Janairo Roth
2013 LSU Junior Faculty Travel Grant
2012 Hunter College Ceramics Department Residency
2012 Smack Mellon Residency (Unable to Attend)
2010 Socrates Sculpture Park Emerging Artist Fellowship
2008  Jacob Javits Fellowship
2007 New York Foundation of the Arts Fellowship
2006 Lower Manhattan Cultural Council Workspace Residency
2005 Bronx Museum Artists in the Marketplace

EXHIBITION HISTORY
2016
Contronym, Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA
RE:TELL, Atlanta Contemporary Are Center, Atlanta, GA
Drawing Lines Across Mediums, SITE: Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY
Art on Paper, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD
A Touch of Blues, ARC Gallery. Chicago, IL
Recent Work, Glassell Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA
12x12, Todd Art Gallery, Middle Tennessee State University, Nashville, TN
Alter + Combine, (SCENE) Metrospace, East Lansings, MI
It Took A While, Harry Wood Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
Fantastic Fibers, Yeiser Art Center, Paducah, KY
Quilt; Traditional, Not Traditional, Bertha V.B. Lederer Gallery, SUNY Geneseo, Geneseo, NY
Plus One, Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2015       
Trace Elements, Solo Exhibition, Good Children Gallery. New Orleans, LA
Body and Soul, Concordia University, Ann Arbor, MI
Resurrected, Curator: Nicole Jelsing, Satellite Contemporary, Las Vegas, NV
Intermedia, Juror: Jon Gernon, Shirt Factory Gallery, Glen Falls, NY
Signals Flat File and Archive, Press Street’s Antenna Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2014
Fiber Fever, Juror: Mark Newport, Foundry Art Center, St. Charles, MO
Less is More, Juror: Dominic Iocono, The Mitchell Gallery, St. John’s College, Annapolis, MD
Landscape at the Edge, Curator: Abigael McGuire, Hera Gallery, Wakedfield, RI
Sustainability, Curator: Lee Fearnside, Diane Kidd Gallery, Tiffin University, Tiffin, Ohio
Lilliputian March, Juror: Mark Ruschman, Purdue University Galleries, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
Small Works, Shirt Factory Gallery, Glen Falls, NY
Squared,  Juror: Eugene Schelling, Cloyde Snook Gallery, Adams State University, Alamosa, CO
27th Annual Works on Paper, Abercrombie Gallery, McNeese State University, Lake Charles, LA
Vacancy / No Vacancy, Jurors Jon Seydl and Lisa Kurzner, Waterloo Arts Center, Cleveland, OH
Small Works, JF Gallery, West Palm Beach, FL
New Work, Foster Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA
Prospect 3+BR, Baton Rouge Invitational, Healthcare Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA
Signals Flat File and Archive, Press Street’s Antenna Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2013
Currency: Contemporary Ideas about Work, Juror: Yumi Janairo Roth, Artist Allen Priebe Gallery, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, Oshkosh, WI

Debris Field, Curator: Lisa Dahl, Castle Gallery, The College of New Rochelle, New Rochelle, NY
Sandy: Artists Respond to a Once and Future Superstorm, Curated: Professors Suzaan Boettger & Marriott Sheldon Gallery Bergen, Bergen Community College, Paramus, NJ
Right Here, Now, LSU Museum of Art, Baton Rouge, LA
Signals Flat File and Archive, Press Street’s Antenna Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2012
Friends with Benefits, Lehmann Maupin Gallery, New York, NY

Promesas, William Paterson University, Wayne, NJ
Where It Falls, Curator: John Caperton, The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA
Garbage Barge Revisited, Juror: Karen Shaw, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, NY
Trash Talk, Curator Lisa Dahl, Spattered Columns, New York, NY
Softer Edges, Curator: Marie Elcin, Fleischer Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA

2011
Fabric as Form, Jack Tilton Gallery, New York, NY

Uncommon Threads, Kathryn Markel Fine Arts, New York, NY
Art In Odd Places: Ritual, Curators: Kalia Brooks & Trinidad Fombella, 14th Street, New York, NY

2010
Common Jive, Curators: Julie Fishkin and Saya WoolfalkElizabeth Foundation, New York, NY

EAF10, Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens, NY

2009
Global Fabrics, Common Threads, Curators: Jeanne Gerrity and Meliisa Levin, Ise Foundation, New York, NY

MFA Thesis Exhibition, Yale University, New Haven, CT
The Sketchbook Project, Museum of Contemporary Art, Washington DC

2008
Solo Exhibition, Skestos Gabrielle Gallery, Chicago, IL

Routes, Curator: Debbe Hesse, The Parachute Factory, New Haven, CT

2007       
In the Country of Last Refuge, Curator: Emma Wilcox, Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ

6 Continents of Quilts, Naples Museum of Art, Naples, FL
Homegrown, Curator: Renee Riccardo, David Krut Projects, New York, NY
The Building Show, Curators: Papo Colo and Jeanette Ingberman, Exit Art, New York, NY        
Points of Departure, Curators: Naomi Beckwith, Shayna V. McConville, Fox Art Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2006
AIM 26, The Bronx Museum, Bronx, NY

Pay to Play, Curator: Amy Adams, Black Floor Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
3rd Wave, Juror: Sally Sturman, Brooklyn Arts Council, Brooklyn, NY

2005
Night Shift, White Box Gallery, New York, NY

More or Less, Curator: Derrick Adams, Rush Arts Gallery, New York, NY

COLLECTIONS
Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY

 BIBLIOGRAPHY
The Lilliputians March, exhibition catalog, Purdue University Galleries, West Lafayette, IN. 2014
27th Annual McNeese National Works on Paper Exhibition, exhibition catalog, McNeese State University, Lake Charles, LA. 2014
Mault, Natalie. Right Here Now, exhibition catalog, LSU Museum of Art, Baton Rouge, LA. 2013, 10-11
Driever, Juliana. Art in Odd Places – Ritual, exhibition catalog, Art in Odd Places, New York, NY. 2013, 50-51. Print
Houghteling, Sylvia. MFA Painting / Printmaking 2009. Exhibition catalog New Haven: Yale University, 2009. 5-11. Print. "Interview with Workspace Resident Scott Andresen." Interview by Melissa Levin. Lower Manhattan Cultural           Council. 2007. Web. <http://www.lmcc.net/>.
Schmerler, Sarah. "Domestic Brew." Village Voice [New York] 19 June 2007. Print.
Pym, William. "Pay to Play." Art Forum Online. 06 Sept. 2006. Web.
Wilcox, Emma. In the Country of Last Refuge. Exhibition catalog, Newark: Gallery Aferro, 2006. 10. Print.

 CURATORIAL WORK
2016 - The History of Repair,  Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2014 - Curator, Rooted Communities, The Art of Nari Ward, LSU Museum of Art, Baton Rouge, LA
2014  - Curator, The Breakhorn Exchange, A pop-up exhibition at the Historic Jacinto Aleix House, New Orleons

 WRITING
2015 -  In Conversation, Nari Ward Residency Catalog, LSU School of Art, Baton Rouge, LA
2014 - Image Text, Rooted Communities, The Art of Nari Ward, Exhibition Catalog, LSU Museum of Art, Baton Rouge, LA

AFFILIATIONS
2015-17 Good Children Artist Collective, New Orleans, LA
2010-17 Artist Pension Trust
2013-17 Foundations in Art: Theory and Educations

 LECTURES, TALKS, GUEST VISITS
2016 - George Dunbar: The Practice of Cultivation, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA
2013 - Make Do and Mend – The Art of Repair, Southeastern College Art Conference, Greensboro NC
2012 - Lecture/ Presentation, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
2011 - Guest Critic, Advanced Painting, Instructor Julian Kreimer, SUNY Purchase, Purchase, NY
2010 - Guest Critic, Beginning and Advanced Sculpture, Instructor Nari Ward, Hunter College, New York, NY
2005 - Lecture/ Presentation, Rush Arts Gallery, New York, NY

 TEACHING HISTORY
2012-16  Assistant Professor of Foundations (Foundations Chair), Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
2012        Visiting Instructor, Advanced Drawing, Yeshiva University, New York, NY
2011        Assistant Instructor, Nari Ward, Instructor of Record, Beginning and Advanced Sculpture, Hunter College, NY, NY
2011        Instructor, American Folk Arts, Crafting an Understanding of the Past, Museum of the City of New York

RELATED EXPERIENCE
2001-11 Studio Assistant to Nari Ward, Sculptor