b. 1985, Germany

 

EDUCATION:
M.F.A., Art Practice, University of California, Berkeley. 2011
B.A., Art with emphasis in Painting, University of Montevallo, Montevallo. 2008. Magna Cum Laude.

INDIVIDUAL EXHIBITIONS:

Dualities, Show and Tell, Oakland. 2016.

Murmurations, Lowe Mill Arts and Entertainment, Huntsville. 2015

Daddy and I: New Drawings, Lowe Mill Arts and Entertainment, Huntsville. 2014

Daddy and I: New Drawings, Show and Tell, Oakland. 2013

SHE, Show and Tell, Oakland. 2013

Like to Like, Moby Dick Bar, San Francisco. 2013

The Benefit Exhibition, Show and Tell, Oakland. 2013
So Much at Stake, First Congregational Church of Oakland, Oakland. 2012
Tensions | Reflections, Feelmore510, Oakland. 2011
Undeniable Truths, University of Montevallo, Montevallo. 2008

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

Echoes, Wiregrass Museum of Art, Dothan. October 19 - December 29, 2018

Exhibiting Works by Corinna Nicole, Plinio Hernandez, Oree Original and Anthony Pinata, Nielsen Arts Gallery, Berkeley. 2013     
State of Affairs, Royal Nonesuch Gallery, Oakland. 2012
Red, Bike and Green, Jack London Square window display, Oakland. 2012
Red, Bike and Green, Gallery 1307, San Francisco. 2012
Inarguably Uncertain: 2011 UC Berkeley MFA Exhibition, Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley. 2011
Through the Looking Glass: Femme Portraits, Images, and Visions, Femme2010 Conference, Oakland. 2010
Footnote7, Worth Ryder Gallery, UC Berkeley. 2010
The Show: A Debut of the Birmingham Art Collective, Matthew's Bar and Grill, Birmingham. 2007

SELECTED JURIED EXHIBITIONS:

Show Your Work, UAH Wilson Hall Gallery, Huntsville. Opening September 24 - October 17, 2019

ALWCA Member Showcase, Von Braun Center, Huntsville. August 24 - October 22, 2018

Paper/Work: An Exhibition of Artwork on  and of Paper, Salmon Library Art Gallery, University of Alabama, Huntsville. Juror: Dr. Abigail Yoder. 2018

Bearings, University of North Alabama Gallery, Florence. Juror: Kathryn Jill Johnson. 2017

Represent, Georgine Clark Alabama Artists Gallery, Montgomery. Jurors: Karissa Bushman and Eloisa Guanlao. 2017

2nd Alabama National Biennial, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, Tuscaloosa. Juror: Barb Bondy, 2016.
Transitions, CK Gallery, Berkeley. 2012
Berkeley Civic Exhibition, Berkeley Civic Center, Berkeley. 2012-2013
Drawing on Alabama 2009, Biggin Gallery, Auburn and Space 301, Mobile. 2009
The Wonders of Alabama Art, Energen Plaza Conference Center, Birmingham. 2008
The Student Art Association 20x20 Show, University of Montevallo, Montevallo. 2008
Foundations Art Show, University of Montevallo, Montevallo. 2005

 

PUBLICATIONS

Artists Who Vandalize Art to Create a New Work of Art, Nemunas - Lithuanian Art Magazine. 2018 Issue 7

Book Cover, Rose from the Bayou by novelist Teryn Williams. 2012

Illustrations, Freeing Ourselves by Brown Boi Project. 2011


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Adjunct Art Instructor - Foundation Drawing, University of Alabama Huntsville, Huntsville, Alabama. 2017 - 2018
Art Instructor, Upward Bound High School Program, Holy Names University. Oakland, California. 2011-2012
Studio Manager and Visiting Artists Liaison, UC Berkeley. Berkeley, California. 2011-2012
Lecturer - The Language of Drawing, University of California - Berkeley. Summer 2011
Graduate Student Instructor - Introduction to Visual Thinking, University of California - Berkeley. Spring 2011
Docent - James Castle Retrospective, Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley. 2010
Intern, Registrar Office, The J.B. Speed Art Museum, Louisville. 2007
Children’s Education Attendant at Art Sparks, The J.B. Speed Art Museum. Louisville. 2007

 

AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS:
DeBatz Fellowship, UC Berkeley. 2009-2011
Graduate Opportunity Fellowship, UC Berkeley. 2009-2011
McNair Scholar of the Year. McNair Scholars Program, University of Montevallo. 2008
The Excellence in Painting Award. Art Department, University of Montevallo. 2008
The Excellence in Art History Award. Art Department, University of Montevallo. 2008
Virginia Barnes Emerging Artist Scholarship. University of Montevallo. 2007

ACADEMIC CONFERENCES:
Session Chair, The African-American Presence at Academic Art Conferences, Southeastern College Art Conference,

     Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA. 2011
Panelist, MFA Studio: Current Research and Practice, Southeastern College Art Conference, Virginia

     Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA. 2010
Panelist, Vandalism as Artistic Practice, National Conference on Undergraduate Research, Salisbury University,

      Salisbury. 2008
Panelist, Vandalism as Artistic Practice, University of Montevallo Undergraduate Research Day, University of

      Montevallo, Montevallo. 2008
Panelist, Vandalism as Artistic Practice, 14th Annual McNair Scholars Research Conference, University at Buffalo,

     Buffalo. 2008
Panelist, Vandalism as Artistic Practice, Southeastern College Art Conference, University of New Orleans, New

     Orleans. 2008

 

 

Photo courtesy of Michelle Norman.

2010 - present

2010 - present