Education:

2016 MFA Applied Craft + Design, Oregon College of Art and Craft & Pacific Northwest College of Art | Portland, OR

2014 BA Gallery & Museum Practices and Arts Management, University of Wisconsin: Green Bay


Professional Experience:

June 2016–Present Managing Editor, Surface Design Journal, Surface Design Association

June 2018–Present Marketing & Outreach Manager, Kickstand Comedy | Portland, OR

July 2016–Present Studio Assistant, Marie Watt Studios | Portland, OR

June 2016–Present Independent Artist, Curator, and Contractor

July 2017 Fiber Arts Instructor, Mendocino Arts Center | Mendocino, CA

Jan 2017–July 2017 Personal Assistant, Namita Gupta Wiggers | Portland, OR

Sept 2015–May 2016 Assistant Director, Furthermore Gallery | Portland, OR

July 2015 Instructor, Pre-College Program | Pacific Northwest College of Art 

Sept 2013–June 2014 Assistant Curator, The Lawton Gallery | Green Bay, WI

Sept 2010–May 2014 Studio Assistant, Fibers & Textiles Studio | Green Bay, WI


Awards / Residencies / Fellowships:

(forthcoming) October 2019 Artist-in-Residence, Earthskin Creative Residency | Auckland, New Zealand

(forthcoming) September 2019 Artist-in-Residence, NZ Pacific Studio | Wairarapa, New Zealand

January 2019 Artist-in-Residence, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts | Gatlinburg, TN

December 2018 Professional Development Grant Award, Regional Arts & Culture Council (RACC) | Portland, OR

August 2018 Artist-in-Residence, Lazuli Residency | Corinth, VT

Sept 2016–April 2017 Curatorial Fellow, Furthermore Gallery, Applied Craft + Design MFA Program

July 2016 Artist-in-Residence, Leland Iron Works | Oregon City, OR

June 2016 2D Artist Scholarship, Anderson Ranch Arts Center | Snowmass, CO 

May 2016 Program Award, Applied Craft + Design MFA Program 


Collaborative Projects:

January 2018–Present Night Cheese, various theaters | Portland, OR. Co-host and producer for monthy absurdist art/food/comedy-themed variety show in collaboration with Aaron Landtree, Mike Carlip, Zach Calvert, and various artists and performers from around the country.

April 2016 CARPA: Operation Pulled Pork, Museum of Contemporary Craft | Portland, OR. Teaching performance in collaboration with Aaron Landree.


Curatorial Experience:

2017

FULCRUM, Co-curated with Namita Wiggers, OCAC BFA Thesis Exhibition | Portland, OR 

Tangential, Co-curated with Aaron Landtree & Eliot Park, Lodge Gallery | Portland, OR

Nat Turner Pops Up, Co-curated with Nat Turner Project, Furthermore Gallery | Portland, OR 

Autobiographical Patterns, Furthermore Gallery | Portland, OR

2016

Home Team, Furthermore Gallery | Portland, OR

All Joking a Salad, Furthermore Gallery | Portland, OR

Digital Craft, Furthermore Gallery | Portland, OR

2015  

Let’s Not Stand on Ceremony, Furthermore Gallery | Portland, OR

2014   

This Could Fail: An Optimistic Exhibition of Works In-Progress, Furthermore Gallery | Portland, OR

2013   

41st Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition, The Lawton Gallery | Green Bay, WI

The Exquisite Uterus Project: Finding Equal Ground, The Union Art Gallery | Milwaukee, WI

Senior Exhibitions, The Lawton Gallery | Green Bay, WI


Solo Exhibitions:

2019

In Praise of Tears, Indivisible Gallery | Portland, OR

Corduroy, WIRE Gallery | live-streamed only | Curated by Aaron Landtree

2013   

Embroidery Studies, 407 Gallery | Green Bay, WI


Group Exhibitions:

2019

Easily Bruised, Infusion Gallery | Troutdale, OR | Curated by Christine Toth

2018

The Things We Sit On, Furthermore | Portland, OR | Curated by Gina Rios and Nathan Rice

2017

Unlimited, PageSpace | Portland, OR

Crossing Generations, Hoffman Gallery | Portland, OR | Curated by Jane Sauer 

PSA: Support Through Art, Ford Gallery | Portland, OR | Curated by Lindsey Oldani

Art in Circles, The ArtGarage | Green Bay, WI | Curated by Ellen Rosewall

2016

Living Practice: Leland Ironworks Resident Show, 511 Gallery | Portland, OR

Seeing Ourselves, Lodge Gallery | Portland, OR

Limited Time Only, Furthermore Gallery | Portland, OR

Art Rise Savannah’s Gif Festival, Non-Fiction Gallery | Savannah, GA

2015   

Let’s Not Stand on Ceremony, Furthermore Gallery | Portland, OR

OCAC Juried Student Show, Hoffman Gallery | Portland, OR

M A K I N G :, Furthermore Gallery | Portland, OR

2014   

This Could Fail: An Optimistic Exhibition of Works In-Progress, Furthermore Gallery | Portland, OR

Unbound: Beyond the Boundaries of Traditional Fibers and Fabrics, Hardy Gallery | Ephraim, WI

Fiber Fever, The Foundry Art Centre | Saint Charles, MO | Juried by Mark Newport

STITCH!, Oberreich Gallery | Fon du Lac, WI | Curated by Mindy Whittock

2013    

The Exquisite Uterus Project: Finding Equal Ground, The Union Art Gallery | Milwaukee, WI

Senior Exhibitions, The Lawton Gallery | Green Bay, WI

The Exquisite Uterus Project: The Art of Resistance, Red Gym Art Gallery | Madison, WI

The Exquisite Uterus Project, Woman Made Gallery | Chicago, IL

2012   

Power, Politics, and Performance: Gender, Art, and Resistance, Steinhilber Gallery | Oshkosh, WI


Lectures / Guest Critiques:

April 2018 Guest Critic, MFA Thesis Presentations | MFA Applied Craft + Design

March 2018 Speaker, The Generative Process of the Everyday, National Arts Educatiors Assosication Conference | Seattle, WA. Co-presented with Aaron De Lanty and Amy Santoferraro 

Feb 2018 Guest Instructor, Embroidery Workshop, Girls With Heads | Kickstand Comedy

Nov 2017 Guest Critic, Second Year Critique Seminar | MFA Applied Craft + Design 

Oct 2017 Reviewer, BFA Design Arts Midterm Reviews | Pacific Northwest College of Art

Sept 2017 Guest Instructor, Active Listening: Improv Techniques for Artists | MFA Applied Craft + Design. Co-taught with Kara Moore

April 2017 Guest Instructor, Theory of the Object | MFA Applied Craft + Design

April 2017 Guest Critic, Second Year Critique Seminar | MFA Applied Craft + Design 

March 2017 Reviewer, BFA Design Arts Midterm Reviews | Pacific Northwest College of Art

Feb 2017 Artist Talk and Demonstration, Freshman Design Arts Studio| Pacific Northwest College of Art

Feb 2017 Guest Critic, First Year Critique Seminar | MFA Applied Craft + Design