GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Draw/Paint, The Bakery District, Fort Smith, Arkansas, Spring 2018

A Fine Line, Windgate Art and Design, Fort Smith, Arkansas, Spring 2018

Supply/Demand: Riverview HOPE Campus Benefit, The Bakery District, Fort Smith, Arkansas, Spring 2018

Tape (Mural/installation), Windgate Art and Design, Fort Smith, Arkansas, Spring 2018

Roots, Windgate Art and Design, Fort Smith, Arkansas, Spring 2017

Cabinets of Curiosity, Windgate Art and Design, Fort Smith, Arkansas, Fall 2016

Threshold, Windgate Art and Design, Fort Smith, Arkansas, Spring 2016

Perimeters of Youth, Van Buren Center for Art and Education, Van Buren, Arkansas, February 2016

Alterity, Windgate Art and Design, Fort Smith, Arkansas, Fall 2015

Momentum, Blue Lion, Fort Smith, Arkansas, Spring 2015

Guresome Playground Injuries Reception, Blue Lion, Fort Smith, Arkansas, Summer 2014

Student Exhibit, Blue Lion, Fort Smith, Arkansas, Fall 2014

Student Exhibit, Paradigm Shift, Fort Smith, Arkansas, Fall 2013

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE/VOLUNTEER WORK

Penland Scholarship and two week class with Steve Miller, Summer 2014.

Teacher’s assistant with Professor Katie Harper in the Underground Letterpress shop since Fall 2014 (ongoing).

Assisted the Head of the Art Department/Gallery Director Don Lee, at the University of Arkansas Fort Smith during Spring 2015, Fall 2015, Spring 2016, Fall 2016, Spring 2017, Fall 2017, and Spring 2018.

Helped relocate the Underground print shop to the new Windgate Art and Design building.

Volunteered for the yearly “Ruby Gala” hosted by the Van Buren Center for Arts and Education: assisted artist during set up, spoke with guests, helped organize and exhibit art, and assisted with clean up.

Helped with installation/de-installation of varying visiting artists to the Windgate Art and Design building from fall 2015 till Spring 2018.

ORGANIZATIONS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Alpha Lambda Delta National Honors Society, selected for the National Society of Leadership and Success.

Student Exhibits: Fall 2013, Fall 2014, Spring 2015 “Momentum,” Fall 2015 “Alterity,” Spring 2016 “Threshold” (participated in, helped organize, and hung).

Member of the Studio Art Coalition since fall 2013, Vice President in Fall 2014, President Spring 2015, Fall 2015, Spring 2016, Secretary Fall 2016 and Spring 2017.

Member of the Graphic Design Association from Fall 2015 to Spring 2016.

Member of the French Club in Spring 2017 to Spring 2018.

Member of the Native American Student Organization from Fall 2017 to Fall 2018.

Helped with installation of five visiting artists’ exhibits.

Fully organized a trip to New York during Summer 2015: Museum of Modern Art, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Cloisters, and the Whitney Museum.

My work “Abstract” was featured in Entertainment Fort Smith magazine to promote the student exhibit “Momentum.”

Exhibited with the Van Buren Center for Art and Education in “Perimeters of Youth,” February 2016.

Won the Windgate Letterpress Scholarship for Spring 2016, Fall 2016, Spring 2017, Fall 2017 and Spring 2018.

Granted a paid trip to Portland, Oregon to attend the Spring 2016 SGCI Printmakers Conference.

Granted a paid trip to Atlanta, Georgia to attend the Spring 2017 SGCI Printmakers Conference.

Interviewed with Do South Magazine concerning the new Windgate Art and Design building.

Participated in the Unexpected 2015 in Fort Smith, Arkansas. I helped to paint a large scale mural alongside street artists: Bicicleta Sem Freo, Askew One, Anna Maria, VHILS, and ROA. Interviewed with the Arkansas Democrat Gazette concerning the Special Projects Mural class and was photographed for the front cover of Entertainment Fort Smith magazine.

Won third place in a skateboard design contest during the Unexpected event.

Won second place in a sidewalk chalk show put on by the city of Fort Smith during Fall 2016.

Participated in designing and painting a mural at the university of Arkansas, Fort-Smith.

Organized a student club trip to Kansas City, Mo where the studio art coalition and graphic design association visited a variety of art museums.

Organized multiple trips to Crystal Bridges Museum of Art between Spring 2015 and Spring 2017.

Installed the show “Threshold” located at the University of Arkansas Fort-Smith which consisted of student work from the Fall 2015 Figure Drawing class.

Spring of 2016 won the Judith Anne Wrappe award and a $4000 scholarship.

Won the Penland Scholarship for Spring 2017 which is an all-expense paid trip to Penland School of Arts and Crafts. This is a two week intensive course covering different printmaking techniques.

Won a $500 scholarship for Fall 2017 and Spring through the University of Arkansas Fort Smith Rotary Club.

Spoke at the Undergraduate Symposium during Spring 2017.

Winner of the Miller Family Foundation Scholarship for $500.

On the Chancellors list for all college semesters attended.

4.0 GPA