Education

MFA Ceramics 2018 | Cranbrook Academy of Art 

BFA 2016 | School of The Art Institute of Chicago 

AA Visual Art 2013 | Raritan Valley Community College 

 

Exhibition History

2020 - Pelham Art Center, "USPS Art Project,"  Pelham, NY

2020 – Dubois Basement "Show Us Some Love,"

Detroit, MI

2019- Pewabic Pottery, “Kirsten Helmer Kiln Pad

Pop Up,” Detroit MI

2019- Macomb Community College, “ Faculty Art

Exhibition,” Garfield Township MI

2019- Pewabic Pottery “Maker/Mentor,” Detroit MI

Juror: Kenyan Hanson

2019- Hatch Gallery, “Hatchback 13,” Hamtramck MI

Juror:   Melannie Chard of M Contemporary

2019 - 3101 Broadway, " We Live Here," Detroit MI 

2018 - Grand Valley State University "Michigan Ceramics Biennial Exhibition & Competition", Allendale MI

Juror: Gail Kendall 

2018 - Pewabic Pottery "Maker/Mentor," Detroit MI

Jurors: Andrew L. Camden & Gayle Shaw Camden

2018- Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, "Symbiosis," Detroit MI

2018- Cranbrook Academy of Art Thesis Exhibition, Bloomfield Hills Mi

2018 - Gallery one|Collective works, "Basically 15x50," Pittsburgh PA

2017- David Sulkin Creative "DYAY" Chicago Il

2017-  Cranbrook Academy of Art Forum Gallery, "Left Overs," Bloomfield Hills MI

2017-  Mercedes-Benz Financial Services, Troy MI

2017- Pewabic Pottery “ Maker/Mentor” Detroit MI

Juror: Kaitlyn and Ryan Lawless of Corbé Company

2016- Sullivan Galleries School of the Art Institute of Chicago “Spring BFA Show” Chicago IL

2013- Mini Gallery “Illusion/Allusion” Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg NJ

2013- RVCC Art Gallery “Juried Student Exhibition” Branchburg NJ

Juror: Hildy York, Independent Curator

2013- RVCC Art Gallery “Student Art Exhibition” Branchburg NJ

2012- RVCC Art Gallery “Juried Student Exhibition” Branchburg NJ

Juror: John Yau

2010- RVCC “Student Art Exhibition” Branchburg NJ

 

Awards

2017- Pewabic Pottery “ Maker/Mentor” 3rd Place, Detroit MI

2015 – School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Merit Scholarship

2013- RVCC Student Gallery “Best Drawing,” Branchburg NJ

2010- Phi Theta Kappa National Honors Society

 

Experience

2019 -Current | Adjunct Ceramics & Art History Professor Macomb Community College 

 Clinton Twp, MI

2019-Current | Gallery Assistant, Paul Katoula Projects. Ferndale MI

2017- Current |  Pewabic Pottery,  Beginner & Intermediate Hand-building Instructor, Detroit Mi

2017 - Current | Pewabic Pottery, Pewabic Street Team Docent, Detroit MI 

2018- Current | Offsite Education Assistant, Pewabic Pottery, Detroit MI

2018- 2020 | Gallery Assistant, Pewabic Pottery Detroit MI

2019 | Community Day Teacher- Ceramics, Soul Studio. West Bloomfield Township MI

2017 & 2018 | Visiting Artist, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago Ceramics Department, Chicago IL

2017 –2018 | Cranbrook Academy of Art Ceramics Department Scheduling

Assistant to Ian McDonald Head of Ceramics, Bloomfield Hills Mi

2015- 2016 | Ceramics Facility Work Study Position, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago Il

2012-2015 | Visual Display Assistant –Anthropologie – Assistant to the Display Coordinator, Garden State Plaza Mall Paramus, NJ

   Publications & Presentations

2019- Artist Spotlight, Hour Detroit May Issue, page 20

2019 - Hatchback 13 Artist Talk, Hatch Gallery, Hamtramck Mi

2018- Experiencing Perspectives Exhibition Catalogue, Mercedes Benz Financial Services

2018 - The School of the Art Institute of Chicago Ceramics Department, Presenter, Chicago IL 

2018- Cranbrook Academy of Art 2018 Graduate Degree Show Catalogue

2017- Experiencing Perspectives Exhibition Catalogue, Mercedes Benz Financial Services

2017 –Grand Valley State University Ceramics Conference, Presenter. Allendale MI

2017 – Pewabic Pottery Blog, Celebrate Pewabic at Maker/ Mentor Artist Reception, Publication www.pewabic.org/blog/2017/07/celebrate-our-artisans