EDUCATION

2014            MFA, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
2010-12       Post-Baccalaureate, Ceramics, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado
2001            MBA/MA (Arts Administration), Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas
1999            BA, Music/Pre-veterinary medicine, University of California, Davis, California


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2017           [Collective] BASH, Farnsworth Art Museum at 449 Main St., Rockland, Maine
2016           Belfast Poetry Festival, Barbara Kramer Gallery, Belfast, Maine
                   From A to B (solo exhibition), Perimeter Gallery, Belfast, Maine
                   Cranbrook +/-25 years (traveling group exhibition)
                      - 2016 NCECA 50th Annual Conference, Kansas City, Missouri
                      - University Art Gallery, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico
                      - Ceramic Research and Brickyard Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona
                   Winter Windows, fourTWELVE, Rockland, Maine
2015           Panels, Perimeter Gallery, Belfast, Maine
2014           Vessels, The Qube, Detroit, Michigan
                   Small Favors IX, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
                   2014 Graduate Degree Exhibition, Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
2013           The Balance, Forum Gallery, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
                   Art Y’All, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, Texas
                   A New Interior, Forum Gallery, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
                   Experiencing Perspectives 2013-14, Mercedes Benz Financial Services, Farmington Hills, Michigan
                   CERAMICA: Contemporary Clay, Galleries of Contemporary Art, UCCS, Colorado Springs, Colorado
2011            1:1, Ice Cube Gallery, Denver, Colorado
                   HIVE, Galleries of Contemporary Art, UCCS, Colorado Springs, Colorado
2010           2010 Visions In Clay, National Juried Exhibition, LH Horton Jr. Gallery, Stockton, California
                   National Juried Exhibition, Lancaster County Art Association, Strasburg, Pennsylvania


GRANTS, RESIDENCIES, and FELLOWSHIPS

2017-18       Fulbright Fellowship (Taiwan), U.S. Department of State (upcoming)
2017            Haystack Open Studio Residency, Deer Isle, Maine (upcoming)
                    Hewnoaks Artist Colony, Lovell, Maine (upcoming)
2016           Project Grant for Artists, Maine Arts Commission
2010           Nontraditional Student Scholarship, University of Colorado, Boulder
2009          Good Idea Grant, Maine Arts Commission
2001           Graduate Council Travel Grant, Meadows School of the Arts, Southern Methodist University
1999-2001Meadows Scholar, Southern Methodist University
 

AWARDS and PUBLICATIONS

2016           3rd International Photography Annual (INPHA 3), Manifest Press.
                   UPPERCASE Magazine, Vol 28, Jan-Mar 2016. "Wire Works" by Geraldine Jones.
2015           The Journal of Australian Ceramics, Vol. 54, No. 1, April 2015.
2013           Colorado Springs Independent, Feb 6-12, “Inbetween Days” by Joshua Michael Torres.
2011            Colorado Springs Independent, Aug 27, IndyBlog, “Review – HIVE” by Edie Adelstein.
2010           3rd prize, Sculpture & Ceramics, National Juried Exhibition, Lancaster County Art Association
2008          1st prize – Membership Brochure, 2008 Publication Awards, New England Museum Association
 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE, PUBLIC LECTURES, and PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

2015           Public Lecture, Tainan National University of the Arts, Tainan, Taiwan
2014           Sessional Faculty, Fall 2014 – Lecturer, Introductory Ceramics and Advanced Studio,
                   Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
2010-14      Studio Assistant, Jeanne Quinn
2011            Teaching Assistant, Handbuilding I, Instructor: Scott Chamberlin, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado
2011            Studio Assistant, Kim Dickey, Boulder, Colorado
2008-10     Organizing Committee Member, PechaKucha Night Rockland
2007-09    Committee Member, Art Coast Maine
2007-08    Founding Committee Member, Juice Conference – Powering the Creative Economy
2005          Panelist, Sarbanes-Oxley Panel Discussion, Arts Administration Program, New York University
2000-01     Chair, Cox School of Business, Full-time MBA Class of 2001 Endowment Campaign, Dallas, TX


NONPROFIT MANAGEMENT EXPERIENCE

2016-          Board Member, Monhegan Artists' Residency, Maine
2010-          Nonprofit Management Consultant, EKN Consulting, Rockland, Maine
2008-10     General Manager, Center for Furniture Craftsmanship, Rockport, Maine
2007-08     Director of Development, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, Maine
2004-06     Managing Director, Gotham Chamber Opera, New York, New York
2001-04      Associate Director, San Francisco Contemporary Music Players, San Francisco, California