EDUCATION:

MFA in Visual Arts, Emphasis: Ceramic Sculpture

California State University, Long Beach, Long Beach, CA

2010

 

BA in Studio Art, Emphasis: Ceramic Sculpture

California State University, Chico, Chico, CA

2004

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

2012    Pressed and Such, Julia Barbee Studio, Portland, OR

2012    FUNKY THINGS, Brookdale Community College, CVA Gallery, Lincroft, NJ

2010    So Exotic, Dr. Maxine Merlino Gallery, Long Beach, CA

2009    Boudoir, Dr. Maxine Merlino Gallery, Long Beach, CA

2005    Cirrus, Has Beans Cafe, Chico, CA                                                         

2004    Flock, BFA Gallery, Chico, CA

2003    Seeing Sky, Arts Council of Placer County, Auburn, CA     

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:          

2015    Faculty Invitational: Curated by Colleen Lineberry, Red Bank, NJ

2013    Faculty Exhibit, Brookdale Community College, CVA Gallery, Lincroft, NJ

2012    Open Door, Brooklyn Workshop Gallery, NYC, NY

2011   Chain Letter, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2010    Mass Emergencies, Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA

2009    Nine Student Award Winners, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA (juried)

2009    Insights, University Art Museum, Long Beach, CA (juried)

2008    Pink, Greenwich House Pottery, NYC, NY

2007    Annual Members Showcase, Greenwich House Pottery, NYC, NY

2004    Chico State Ceramics Show, CCACA, Davis, CA

2003    Trial by Fire, Trinity Gallery, Chico, CA                            

2003    Chico State Ceramics: NOW, CCACA, Davis, CA  

2003    Chico Open Board Art Project, Chico, CA (juried)

2002    Out of the Box, exhibit toured Australia (juried)

1999    Imaging Self-Imaging Community, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA

 

CURATORIAL PROJECTS, INVITED/CAMPUS TALKS, SERVICE TO PROFESSION:

2014    The Eyes Have It, exhibition coordinator and curator, Brookdale Community College, NJ

2013    Armchair Tour of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Applewood Estates, NJ

2013    The Art of Entertaining, Women's Conference, Brookdale Community College, NJ

2013    Cotillion, exhibition assistant coordinator, Brookdale Community College, NJ

2011    So Exotic, Keeping Hollywood Sexy, Boudoir lecture on my work, Brookdale Community College, NJ

2011    Visiting Professor/Artist Ceramics Brookdale Community College, , NJ

2010    So Exotic, Dutzi Gallery, CA 

 

SELECTED SCHOLARSHIPS, HONORS, AND AWARDS:

2009    Marilyn Werby Graduate Exhibition Scholarship

2009    Beverly G. Alpay Award, Palos Verdes Art Center

2003    Harlan & Martha Hagan Art Scholarship

2001    Ken & Donna Morrow Memorial Scholarship

 

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS:

Adjunct Instructor

Sierra College, Rocklin, CA

August 2016- Present

 

Adjunct Instructor

Brookdale Community College, Lincroft, NJ

January 2012 –  December 2015

 

Adjunct Instructor

Georgian Court University, Lakewood, NJ

August 2015 - December 2015

 

Teaching Assistant (Instructor of Record)

California State University, Long Beach, CA

Spring 2010