Education

University of South Florida

Masters of Fine Arts in Studio Art

2019

Florida State University

Bachelors of Fine Arts in Studio Art

Minor in Art History

2013

Awards and Grants

·Mentored Research and Creative Endeavors Award

Bess H. Ward Research Grant

USF Research and Travel Grant

James Rosenquist Foundation Best of Show Award

Teaching Experience

International Language Academy – La Paz, Bolivia 2008

English Teacher

Teaching conversational English to adult professionals.

 

Children’s Home, Bolivia – La Paz, Bolivia 2008

Volunteer, Creative Coordinator, Teacher 

Create lesson plans and art activities for abused children at a state run

temporary home.

 

Children of the Sun School, Peru– Cusco, Peru  2008

Volunteer, Tutor

Assist children in academics and creative arts at a private after school center

 

Project Return Inc. – Tampa, FL   2013

Coordinator and Teacher

Teaching art, fund raising, and overseeing interns.

 

Country Day School – Largo, FL  2014       

Elementary – Middle School Art Teacher

Develop and institute curriculum for students.

 

University of South Florida - Tampa, Fl 2016

Associate Professor 

Develop and institute curriculum specializing in two dimensional materials and techniques. 

Selected Exhibitions 

Solo Exhibitions:

Irrevenant - The Amsterdam, St Petersburg '16

The Ineffable Illustrated – Reflections Art Gallery FSU ‘12

Group Exhibitions:

Known Unknowns - Studio@620, St. Petersburg ‘17

A POST STATE - Centre Gallery, Tampa ‘17

Oliver Gallery - Tampa '17 Best in Show

Czar Dirty Dozen - Tampa '15

Perturbed – Tampa ‘15

Nerd Up! – Ybor City ‘14

Art in the Park – Ybor City ’14 Best in Show

BFA Graduation Show – Museum of Fine Arts FSU ‘13

Nan Boyten Art Gallery – Tallahassee, Fl 10-13

Olde Fields Company – Tallahassee Fl ‘12

The Tits! 2-  Jet Set Lounge, Tallahassee Fl. ‘12

The Tits! - The Engine Room, Tallahassee Fl. ‘11

So You Think You Can Paint? – Univerisity of South Fl. ‘11

Restart 3 – The Orpheum, Ybor City, Fl. ‘10

Restart: Spring Forward – The Orpheum, Ybor City, Fl. ‘10

Restart – The Orpheum, Ybor City, FL. ‘10

Hillsborough Community College Spring Exhibit – Tampa Fl. ‘08

Gasparilla Art Festival Young Artists – Tampa Fl, ‘08

Critique This! – Gallery 621, Tampa Fl, ‘07