curriculum vitae

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Education

 

2013     MFA     Candidate Clemson University – Sculpture

Summa Cum Laude

George R. MacDonald Fellowship

Full Tuition Remission and Graduate Assistantship

2010     BFA      The University of North Carolina at Asheville

Summa Cum Laude
North Carolina Undergraduate Research Scholar
Honors – Distinction in the Art Department

2007     AFA     Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte, NC

Honors – Phi Theta Kappa
Outstanding Student Award in Art

 

Solo Exhibitions

2017  all aboard, Owen Gallery, Asheville, NC

2016    journals from the station wagon, Crop, Greensboro, NC

2014    cardiac comfort, Weizenblatt Gallery, Mars Hill, NC

2010    not just for cows, S. Tucker Cooke Gallery, Asheville, NC

 

Group Exhibitions

2010     P.A. 360, Public Art Conference, Performance and Installation in Pack Place Courtyard, Asheville, NC

2010     Annual Juried Student Exhibition, S. Tucker Cooke Gallery, Asheville, NC

2010     Geological Time, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ

2010     Art Front 2010 Members’ Art Show, Highsmith Gallery, Asheville, NC

2010     Iceberg, Asheville Gallery of Art, Asheville, NC

 

2009     24th Tallahassee International Juried Exhibition, FSU Museum of Fine Art, Tallahassee, FL – catalog and cover

2009     Annual Faculty Selected Student Exhibition, Highsmith Gallery, Asheville, NC

2009     Annual Juried Student Exhibition, S. Tucker Cooke Gallery, Asheville, NC

2009     Art Front 2009 Annual Members’ Art Show, Highsmith Gallery, Asheville, NC

 

2008     8th Annual Juried Art Exhibition, Grace Center, Mills River, NC

2008     Annual Faculty Selected Student Exhibition, Highsmith Gallery, Asheville, NC

2008     Annual Farm Class Exhibition, Pease Gallery, Charlotte, NC

2008     New Work, Ross Gallery, Charlotte, NC, Two Person Exhibition with Nan Covert

2008     Annual Juried Student Exhibition, S. Tucker Cooke Gallery, Asheville, NC

 

2007     Annual Farm Class Exhibition, Pease Gallery, Charlotte, NC

2007     Annual Juried Student Exhibition, Pease Gallery, Charlotte, NC

 

2006     Annual Juried Art Exhibition, Cabarrus County Arts Council Gallery, Concord, NC

2006     Annual Juried Student Exhibition, Ross Gallery, Charlotte, NC

 

Awards

2016-2017 – North Carolina Arts Council Visual Arts Fellowship

2011-12     George R. MacDonald Fellowship Recipient, Clemson University MFA Recruitment Scholarship, Clemson, SC

2011     Full Tuition Remission and Graduate Assistantship, Clemson University MFA program, Clemson, SC

 

2010     P.A. 360, Public Art Conference, Selected Artist Collaboration with Steve Spurgeon, Asheville, NC

2010     Honors – Summa Cum Laude, The University of North Carolina at Asheville, Asheville, NC

2010     Honors – Distinction in Art, The University of North Carolina at Asheville, Asheville, NC

2010     National Undergraduate Research Scholar, The University of North Carolina at Asheville, Asheville, NC

2010     National Conference for Undergraduate Research Travel Grant, Missoula, MT, The University of North Carolina at Asheville, Asheville, NC

 

2009     Summer Undergraduate Research Grant, The University of North Carolina at Asheville, Asheville, NC

2009     In Sunshine or In Shadow, International Residency, Marshall, NC

2009     S. Tucker Cooke Fellowship Award, The University of North Carolina at Asheville, Asheville, NC

 

2008     Honorable Mention, Annual Juried Student Exhibition, S. Tucker Cooke Gallery, Asheville, NC

2008     Binders Art Award, Annual Farm Class Exhibition, Pease Gallery, Charlotte,NC

 

2007     Graduated with academic distinction, Phi Theta Kappa, Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte, NC

2007     Outstanding Student in Art Award, Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte, NC

2007     Binders Art Award, Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition, Pease Gallery, Charlotte, NC

 

Publications

 

2014    A Heart Shaped Tent, Carol Motsinger, Asheville-Citizen Times, September      8, Asheville NC

2010     Journal for the National Conference on Undergraduate Research, The University of Montana, Missoula, MT

2010     Headwaters Creative Arts Magazine, Journal of Arts and Literature, Annual Issue #13

 

2009     24th Tallahassee International Juried Exhibition, FSU Museum of Fine Art, catalog and cover, Tallahassee, FL

2009     Metabolism, Volume IV Issue III, October/November, Asheville, NC

 

Professional Experience

 

 

2013-14    Studio Assistant, Kotara Studio Studio LLC, Asheville, NC

2013     Instructor of Record, Beginning Sculpture, Clemson University, Clemson, SC

2012     Instructor of Record, Beginning Sculpture, Clemson University, Clemson, SC

Summer Art Instructor, Sculpture, The Arts Center, Clemson, SC

MFA Graduate Teaching Assistantship, Beginning Sculpture, Metal Shop Technician, Clemson University, Clemson SC

2011      MFA Graduate Assistantship, Wood ShopTechnician, ClemsonUniversity, Clemson, SC

MFA Gallery Coordinator, Clemson University, Clemson, SC

2010-11     Studio Assistant, Kotara Studio LLC, Asheville, NC

 

2010     Community Mural Project, Love and Hope School for Young Adults, Beijing, China

2010     Presentation, National Conference on Undergraduate Research, The University of Montana, Missoula, MT

2010     Presentation, Appalachian Colleges Association, Undergraduate Research Symposium, The University of North Carolina at Asheville, Asheville  NC

2008-10     Gallery/Studio Assistant, S. Tucker Cooke Gallery, Owen Hall Studios, The University of North Carolina at Asheville, Asheville, NC

 

2008     Commissioned Mural, Dinner on Demand, Harrisburg, NC

 

2007     Presentation, Annual Undergraduate Art History Symposium, Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, NC