Juried Exhibitions
 
2010 BFA Exhibition, Baum Gallery, University of Central Arkansas.
Student Competitive, Baum Gallery, University of Central Arkansas, Juror: Amy E. Mayfield.
2009 Identity, Black Box Gallery, University of Central Arkansas, Juror: Sarah Mattingly.
Exploring the Works of Arkansas Sculptors, Butler Center for Arkansas Studies, Little Rock.
12 Angry Women, The Soundry, Vienna, VA.
Black and White, Black Box Gallery, University of Central Arkansas, Jurors: Kristen Spickard and Melissa Kordsmeier.
8" Miniature Competition, Fontbonne University, St. Louis, MO.
2008 23rd Annual Tri-County Show, Faulkner County Library in Conway, AR. Juror: Gayle Seymour
     Awarded 2nd place in Three Dimensional Category and 3rd place in Contemporary.
2007 Student Competitive, Baum Gallery, University of Central Arkansas, Juror: Bill Brookshire.
2006 Student Competitive, Baum Gallery, University of Central Arkansas, Juror Kevin Kresse.
 
Solo Exhibitions
 
2008 Group Solo Show, Black Box Gallery, University of Central Arkansas.
2007 Perspectives in Modern Drawing: University of Central Arkansas Honors College Thesis Presentation. Black Box Gallery, University of Central Arkansas
 
Open Exhibitions
 
2009 4388, Black Box Gallery, University of Central Arkansas
Shadowed, Black Box Gallery, University of Central Arkansas.
Black Box Gallery, University of Central Arkansas.
2008 Flora and Fauna, Black Box Gallery, University of Central Arkansas.
2007 Erotic Art Show, Black Box Gallery, University of Central Arkansas.
2006 Flora and Fauna, Black Box Gallery, University of Central Arkansas.
Salon des Independants, Black Box Gallery, University of Central Arkansas.
Erotic Art Show, Black Box Gallery, University of Central Arkansas.
 
Education
 
2010 Bachelor of Fine Art: Emphasis in Sculpture. University of Central Arkansas.
2007 Bachelor of Art in Studio Art. University of Central Arkansas.
  Minor in interdisciplinary studies from the University of Central Arkansas Honors College and in German from the University of Central Arkansas. August, 2007.
2007 Graduated from the University of Central Arkansas Honors College.
 
Internships
 
2010 Internship with artists Phoebe Washburn and Jonathan Berger in New York, New York
2009 Garvan Woodland Gardens (Hot Springs, AR) internship for landscape design and garden care, funded through AmeriCorps. Responsible for planning and executing individual and group design projects for the garden as well as working with garden care/horticulture crew.
 
Honors, Awards, Grants
 
2010 Awarded the George Harrod Outstanding Art Student from the UCA Art Department Excellence in Exhibition: Spring 2010 BFA show, University of Central Arkansas.
2007 Graduated Summa Cum Laude with a BA from the University of Central Arkansas.
2006 Recipient of a Travel Abroad Grant for the study of Renaissance art history in Florence, Italy.
Awarded a spot on the president's list for academic excellence.
2005 Awarded a spot on the president's list for academic excellence.
2004 Awarded a spot on the dean's list for academic excellence.
2003 Awarded a spot on the dean's list for academic excellence.
Presidential Scholarship to the University of Central Arkansas.
University of Central Arkansas Honors College room and board scholarship.
 
Continued Education
 
2008 Blacksmithing II course National Ornamental Metal Museum: Memphis, TN.
Blacksmithing I course National Ornamental Metal Museum: Memphis, TN.
 
Professional Experience
 
2009 Individual critique and consultation with Artist Joy Christiansen Erb
2008 Artist workshop and collaboration with Artist Megen Gerety
 
Art Related Experiences
 
2008 Co-founder and member of "The Community." A group advocating art throughout Conway with workshops, shows, pro bono work, and collaborative projects.
2007 Juror "Historic Homes of Conway" Conway Public Schools district wide competition for students.
 
Travel
 
2006 Florence, Italy to study Renaissance Art History.
2004 Khao Lak, Thailand to aid in tsunami relief efforts
2001 Nortrup, Germany to study the German language and culture


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