EDUCATION
    2021 MFA, University of Tennessee
    2017 BFA, University of South Florida

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
    2021     Instructor of Record, Beginning Ceramic Sculpture, University of Tennessee-
                        Knoxville
    2020    Instructor of Record,  Foundations, Art 101, University of Tennessee-Knoxville
                   Instructor of Record, Beginning Ceramic Sculpture, University of Tennessee-
                        Knoxville
    2019      Instructor of Record, Foundations, Art 101, University of Tennessee- Knoxville
                     Teaching Assistant, Beginning Ceramic Sculpture, University of Tennessee-
                        Knoxville
    2018     Teaching Assistant, Beginning Pottery, University of Tennessee-Knoxville
                    Instructor at the Morean Center for Clay
    2017      Course Assistant to John Byrd, Ceramics Professor, University of South Florida

RELATED WORK
    2020      Foot Balance, Plaster Shop Manager, Knoxville, TN
                    Maintaining all plaster mold work for custom orthotic inserts. I was in charge of
                    ordering material, making plaster molds, working machinery including belt sanders,
                    band saw, and vacuum press. I trained new employees in the safety, use and proper
                    mixing techniques for plaster as well as using all other machinery.

    2019        Demonstrating Artist, Atelier de la Nature, Arnaudville, Louisiana (demonstrating
                      and leading workshop of cyanotype prints, making public sculpture)

    2018        Studio Assistant to Sue Havens, Painting Professor, University of South Florida,
                      Tampa (studio maintenance, movement of large scale paintings and drawings,
                      making clay slabs and coils in preparation for sculpture)

    2016        Studio Assistant to John Byrd, Ceramics Professor, University of South Florida, Tampa
                      (studio maintenance, assisted in the creation of a public functional Terracotta sink)


AWARDS
    2020        Orin B. & Emma G. Graff Graduate Student Travel Award $1800
                       Graduate Student Senate Travel Award $600 - towards travel to Chicago for Orange 8
    2016         College of the Arts Scholarship, University of South Florida $1000
    2011          Grand Prize, Weeki Wachee Art Fair $100

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
    2022        My Inner survey Says No, Relay Ridge Gallery, Knoxville, TN
    2021        Mom’s Birthday Party, Le Swampp, Knoxville, TN
                       Parasite with a Proper Name, University of Tennessee Ewing Gallery, Knoxville, TN
    2019        BUMP, Gallery 1010, Knoxville, TN
                     Thud, Dobrow Freeman Gallery, St. Petersburg, FL
    2018        Soft Flex, Ghost Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
    2017        Smoosh, Centre Gallery, Tampa, FL
    2014        Solitary, BOX Gallery, Tampa, FL


GROUP EXHIBITIONS
    2021     Relay Ridge Semi-Soft Opening, Relay Ridge Gallery, Knoxville, TN
    2020    Orange 8, Zg Gallery, Chicago, IL
                   Worser Artists Betterer Spreads, Gallery 1010, Knoxville, TN
    2019      Lifts & Separates, Gallery 1010, Knoxville, TN
                   RINGER, a1 Lab Arts, Knoxville, TN
                   Worse Artists Better Spreads, Gallery 1010, Knoxville, TN
                   Back For Seconds, Gallery 1010, Knoxville, TN
                   Atelier de la Nature, Arnaudville, Louisiana, 2019
                  Rulers, Coco Hunday, Tampa, FL
                  Glitzwhip, Fluorescent Gallery, Knoxville, TN
                   Eye Is For Imagination, Honeybee, Knoxville, TN
                   Orange7,  Foley Gallery, New York, NY 2019
    2018    The Dirty Dozen, UTK Downtown Gallery, Knoxville, TN
                   Genital Panic, Cunsthaus, Tampa, FL
    2017     Pretty in Porcelain, Center Gallery, Tampa, FL
                   Little Triggers, Tempus Projects, Tampa, FL. Juror: Duke Riley
                   Last Call, Carolyn M Wilson Gallery, Tampa, FL
                   5x5, Centre Gallery, Tampa, FL
    2016    Barely There, Parallelogram Gallery, Tampa, FL
                  4x4, William and Nancy Oliver Gallery, Tampa, FL
                 Portable Frictions, William and Nancy Oliver Gallery, Tampa, FL
                 As They Come, William and Nancy Oliver Gallery, Tampa, FL

JURIED EXHIBITIONS
    2021        Get That Bread, University of Tennessee-Knoxville Ewing Gallery, Knoxville,                        
                             TN. Jurors: T. Michael Martin, Denise Woodward-Detrich, Hamlett Dobbins

    2019        Are You Still Watching “Episode 72:Annual Student Art Competition”?, Ewing
                            Gallery, Knoxville, TN. Juror: Aaron S. Coleman
    2017        Annual Student Juried Exhibition, Carolyn M Wilson Gallery, Tampa, FL. Juror:
                            Shaun Leonardo
    2016        Annual Juried Exhibition, Centre Gallery, Tampa, FL. Juror: Benjamin Zellmer Bellas

RESIDENCIES
    2022        Stoveworks, 2 month summer residency

COLLABORATIVE PROJECTS
    2020        Lifts and Separates, ongoing collaboration with Rachel Coderre. The collaboration  
                        includes physical shows and performance but also continuously showing through the                              
                      social media platform Instagram as @Lifts_and (series of call and response                                            
                      performance video works taking place on the platform of instagram, for public viewing)



COMMUNITY PROJECTS
    2019        Building of a Train Style Wood Kiln, Mighty Mud, Knoxville TN. (planning and constructing
                      a functional wood kiln for use of the community)


CITATIONS
    2021        “Mom’s Birthday Party,” Le Swamp, April 25-current
    2019        “Escape Rooms and First Friday,” The Balltower, May 5

PUBLICATIONS
    2021        MFA Catalogue
                     “Get That Bread” Catalogue for Juried Exhibition for the University of Tennessee-Knoxville Ewing Gallery
    2017        “Last Call” Catalogue for University of South Florida graduating BFA Thesis Show

COMMISSIONS
2017            Private Art Collector, Tampa FL. matching set of cast bronze pieces.