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EDUCATION

2017      MFA in Painting, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH

2012      BA, The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA
 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2021     solo show, Quirk Gallery, Charlottesville, VA, upcoming

2019     Presence, Eric Schindler Gallery, Richmond, VA, with formal Artist Talk

2019     Out my Window, Dwell Fine Art, The Plains, VA

2018     The Function of Light, Linda Matney Gallery, Williamsburg, VA, with catalog essay by Elizabeth Mead 

2018     Resonance, Lauren Kindle Studio and Gallery, Easton, PA

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020     Points of View, Dwell Fine Art, The Plains, VA, upcoming

2020     Benefit Invitational 2020, Mount Gretna School of Art, Mount Gretna, PA

2019     Prelude, Lancaster Galleries, Lancaster, PA 

2019     Small Wonders, Dwell Fine Art, The Plains, VA 

2019     Inspired by Nature: The Collection of Cheryl Dillard, Artists Collect Series, VMFA Studio School, Richmond, VA

2019     Faculty Show 14, The Muscarelle Museum of Art, The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA

2019     Uneven Paving Stones, Biola University, La Miranda, CA

2019     Plein Air: Paintings and Drawings, Lancaster Galleries, Lancaster, PA

2018     Art at Kings Oaks, Kings Oaks, Newtown, PA

2018    100 Years of Women at W&M, Andrews Gallery, The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA

2018     The Faculty Show, Flippo Gallery, Randolph-Macon College, Ashland, VA

2018     Juried Exhibition, Blue Mountain Gallery, New York, NY (Juror: John Yau, poet, art critic, and essayist)

2018     Juried Exhibition, Blue Mountain Gallery, New York, NY (Juror: Betty Cuningham, director of Betty Cuningham Gallery, New York,                NY)

2017     A Celebration of Female Artists, Linda Matney Gallery, Williamsburg, VA

2017     National Juried Exhibition 2017, Oxford Art Alliance, Oxford, PA (Juror: Tom Padon, Director of the Brandywine River Museum of                  Art, Chads Ford, PA), received First Place Juror’s Prize

2017     MASTER PIECES, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2017     MFA Thesis Show, The Museum of Art, The University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 

2016     National Juried Exhibition 2016, Oxford Art Alliance, Oxford, PA (Juror: Jennifer Samet, Co-director of Steven Harvey Fine Art                      Projects, New York, NY)

2016     MFA National Competition, First Street Gallery , New York, NY (Juror: Lance Esplund, Art Critic at the Wall Street Journal, New                    York, NY)

2015     Fresh 2015, Association for the Visual Arts, Chattanooga, TN

2015     Emerging Artists 2015, The Drawing Room Gallery, Cos Cob, CT

2014     Untitled I, Linda Matney Gallery, Williamsburg,VA

2014     MSGoA Summer Exhibition, Mount Gretna School of Art, Mount Gretna, PA 

2012     Senior Art Exhibition, AndrewsGallery, The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg,VA

 

EXHIBITION AS JUROR

2020     All Media Feb Mar 2020, Art Works, Richmond VA

2018     5th Annual South-Atlantic Juried Exhibition, The Montpelier Center for the Arts, Montpelier, VA

 

RESIDENCIES

2020     Visiting Critic and Four Pillars Resident, Mount Gretna School of Art, Mount Gretna, PA, with formal Artist Talk

2017     The Jerusalem Studio School, Masterclass with painter Susan Jane Walp, Civita Castellana, Italy

2016     The International Center for the Arts,Residencywithpainter MarthaArmstrong, Monte Castello di Vibio, Italy    

2015     Mount Gretna School of Art, Intensive Program with Brian Rego, Catherine Drabkin, Stephanie Pierce, and Mark Lewis, Mount                    Gretna, PA

 

PUBLIC WORKS

2015     Tucker Hall Mural (4’x33’), The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA                

2010     Casa Havilah Mural (4’x12’), Casa Havilah Girl’s Rescue Home, Managua, Nicaragua

 

GALLERY AFFILIATIONS AND COLLECTIONS

Somerville Manning Gallery, Wilmington, DE

Lancaster Galleries, Lancaster, PA

Eric Schindler Gallery, Richmond, VA

Dwell Fine Art, The Plains, VA

President’s Collection, The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA

 

ACADEMIC POSITIONS     

2017-19, 2020-current  Gallery Director and Curator, Flippo Gallery, Randolph-Macon College, Ashland, VA

2019-20                         Visiting Assistant Professor, The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA

2018-19                         Adjunct Instructor, The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA

2018, 2020                    Adjunct Instructor, Randolph-Macon College, Ashland, VA

2017                              Instructor of Record, The University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH

2016                              Graduate Assistant, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH