Education

2020  –  MFA Blacksmithing, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL

2019  –  University of Gothenburg Steneby HDK, Dals Långed, Sweden

2016  –  BFA Sculpture, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

 

Exhibitions

2020

        Threads of Truth, juried exhibition, Zhou B Arts Center, Chicago, IL

        46th Mid-States Craft Exhibition, juried exhibition, Evansville Museum, Evansville, IN

2019

         Forge, Form, Fabricate, juried exhibition, juror Nils Hint, University Museum, Carbondale, IL

         Transcendence, juried exhibition, MANIFEST gallery, Cincinnati, OH

         Nordlandstudie, Hammer-In, Sperberslohe, Germany

         Normative Pressure, Solo exhibition, Nya Magasinet gallery, Dals Långed, Sweden

         Spring Craft, Hammer-In, Trollhättan, Sweden

         Animate, curated by collective SCALE, Not Quite Gallery, Fengersfors, Sweden  

        Smuich, Internationale Handwerksmesse jewelry week, Munich, Germany

2018

        C4, juried exhibition by collective Critical Forum, Gallery Surplus, Carbondale, IL

        Forge, Form, Fabricate juried exhibition, jury Tobias Birgersson, University Museum, Carbondale, IL

2017

        Forge, Form, Fabricate juried exhibition, jury Heiner Zimmermann, University Museum, Carbondale, IL

        FACC Juried Arts Exhibition, University of Florida Fine Arts College Council, University Gallery, Gainesville, FL

2016

        Eleven Eleven, Sculpture Show Curator/Juror, SuperFun! Gallery, Gainesville FL

        Unravel, Solo senior exhibition, Poole gallery, Gainesville, FL

        School of Art and Art History Student Juried Show, University of Florida, University gallery, Gainesville, FL

        A HOT MESS Sculpture Show Curator/Juror, Superfun! Gallery, Gainesville, FL

2015 

       Float|Anchor|Contain|Collapse: Superfun! Gallery,Gainesville, FL

       METAL SHOW: Forged, Poured, Welded. Cofrin Gallery, Gainesville, FL

       Metals Class Spring Show, Innovation Square Courtyard, Gainesville, FL

       FACC Juried Arts Exhibition, University of Florida Fine Arts College Council, University Gallery, Gainesville, FL

2014

       Gravity and Buoyancy, 4Most Gallery, Gainesville, FL

2013

       Student Juried Show, Santa Fe Gallery, Santa Fe College, Gainesville, FL

 

Collectives

2019  –  SCALE, Metal artist collective, member, Sweden

2017  –  2020 SIMS, Southern Illinois Metalsmiths Society, –President, Carbondale, IL

2016  –  Sculpture Club, President/member, Gainesville, FL

 

Awards

2020  –  Martha Ryan Merit Award, 46th Mid-States Craft Exhibition, juried exhibition, Evansville Museum, Evansville, IN

2019  –  Best in Show, Forge, Form, Fabricate, juried exhibition, University Museum, Carbondale, IL

2016  –  March, Faculty Choice Award, Student Juried show, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

2015  –  August, Full Scholarship, Iron Studio Summer Workshop, Penland School of Crafts, NC

2013  –  March, Award of Merit, Student Juried Show, Santa Fe College, Gainesville, FL