• CV

    Exhibitions

    2011 + 18 Batavia Bulldogs Unleashed (in 2011 and in 2018), Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Batavia, IL
    2018 Current, privately commisioned BLOOM Installation, Chicago, IL
    2017 Beginning, BLOOM installation, Sergott Contemporary Art Alliance, SPECTRUM Miami, FL
    2017 Progression, BLOOM public installation for Ravenswood Art Walk, Chicago, IL
    2010 - 17 BLOOM public street art installations, Chicago, IL
    2016 Whirlwind, BLOOM installation and Artist of the Quarter, PnM, Chicago, IL
    2016 Bella’s BLOOM, privately commissioned BLOOM installation, Chicago, IL
    2015 America SCORES Chicago, Jackson Junge Gallery, Chicago, IL
    2015 Holiday Showcase, Gallery for Contemporary Mosaics, Chicago, IL
    2015 26 Artists in 26 Days, If These Walls Could Talk Gallery, Aurora, IL
    2011 - 15 Now You See It, Now You Don't Mural Show, Flat Iron Fine Arts Building, Chicago, IL
    2011 Pamarco Mural Project, Outdoor Mural for Batavia Mural Projects, Batavia, IL
    2013 Pheonix Rising Chicago’s Gynaeceum, Double Door, Chicago, IL
    2013 Reversion Installation, Brave New Art World, Chicago, IL
    2013 Wind and Flames, VaVa Gallery, Chicago, IL
    2012 Ryder Cup Tartan Art on the Avenue, Outdoor Michigan Ave Sculpture Exhibition, Chicago, IL
    2004 AP Studio Art Exhibition, Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville, TN

    Grants and Awards

    2012 Chicago in BLOOM golf ball purchased by Coca Cola Company for display on Michigan Ave
    2011 Painted bulldog awarded the Best in Show Peoples' Choice Award for Batavia Bulldogs Unleashed
    2004 - 08 Awarded Deerpath Art Scholarship & Presidential Academic Scholarship at Lake Forest College
    2004 “Three Sitting People Without Faces” screen-print nationally chosen to represent the 2005 Advanced Placement Art Program Drawing Portfolio for The College Board
    2004 Winner of a Scholastic Art Region-At-Large Gold Key Award for screenprint

    Related Professional Experience

    2017 Exhibitor at Spectrum Miami for Sergott Contemporary Art Alliance, Rancho Santa Fe, CA
    2017 Art technician and handler at SOFA Chicago and Spectrum Miami
    2013 - 17 Facilitated customer relations for Sculpture Objects Functional Art + Design Fair (SOFA Chicago)
    2017 Created logo for Salt And Light Coalition Non Profit
    2014 - 17 Volunteer at the Museum of Contemporary Art and for Green Star Movement, Chicago, IL
    2014 - 17 Event Manager and Yoga Teacher at Moksha Yoga Center, Chicago, IL (RYT 200)
    2013 - 16 Facilitated customer relations for Sculpture Objects Functional Art + Design Fair (SOFA Chicago)
    2015 - 16 Member of Americans for the Arts ACTION Fund
    2004 - 07 Assistant curator to Rebecca Goldberg in Sonnenschein Gallery, Lake Forest College, IL

    Skills Illustration/ Drawing/ Painting/ Textiles/ Mosaics/ Printmaking/ Murals

    Education

    2004 - 08 BA cum laude in both Studio Art and in Business from Lake Forest College, Lake Forest, IL