PhD Candidate, Division of Philosophy, Art and Critical Thought, European Graduate School
2004 - MFA Ohio University, Athens, Ohio. major: painting.
2000 - BFA Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, Ohio. major: painting.
Awards and Residencies
Joan Mitchell Center AiR Program, New Orleans, LA, artist residency and fellowhip.
Hommes AiR Program, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, guest residency.
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA), artist residency and fellowship, Amherst, VA.
Fulbright Grant through the German-American Fulbright Commission, Berlin, Germany.
Joan Mitchell Foundation MFA Stipendium for Painting.
solo and collaborative exhibitions
Positive Limits, GraeserSchmidt Contemporary Art, Cologne, Germany.
Still Shadows, Barrister's Gallery, New Orleans, LA.
Still Shadows, Inside Outsider Gallery, Frankfort, KS.
Ghosts, MMIII, Moenchengladbachner Kunstverein, Moenchengladbach, Germany.
Palliative Measures, Greusslich Contemporary, Berlin Germany.
few people, Greusslich Contemporary, Berlin, Germany.
Gorgon, Greusslich Contemporary, Berlin, Germany.
Barrier, permanent collaborative installation (with Andrew Jacob Schell), Yellowstone Art Museum, Billings, MT.
Pre-Fab and Fortified!, collaboration with Andrew Schell, Mahan Gallery, Columbus, OH.
I’m Hunting Myself. The Unattainable Prize., collaboration with Andrew Schell, Yellowstone Art Museum, Billings, MT.
(I) are already arriving: a question of integrity. or, coping with a corporeal snafu., Collaborative exhibition with Andrew Schell, Northcutt Steele Gallery, MSU – Billings, Billings MT.
alive in the fracture, dreaming of neverwonderland" Semantics Gallery, Cincinnati, OH.
all of this happened when we were asleep… Mahan Gallery, Columbus, OH.
Across the Divide: Faculty Exhibition, Holter Museum of Art, Helena, MT.
Re/Vision, Curated Exhibition by the MA in Curatorial Practice Program, School of Visual Arts, NYC.
Abgrundtief – Abyssal, Rollin Beamish and Nao Nishihara, Greusslich Contemporary, Berlin, Germany.
Upgrade, Greusslich Contemporary, Berlin, Germany.
Painting Coast to Coast, Elaine L. Jacob Gallery, Detroit MI. Curated by Adrian Hatfield.
A Glimpse Inward, Charlotte Street Foundation, Kansas City, MO. Curated by Caleb Taylor.
fertilizing utopias, SOIL Gallery, Seattle, WA.
Urban/Suburban 2008, Epsten Gallery, Overland Park, KS. (Kansas City)
Painting 2008, group exhibition, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor MI
Urban/Suburban 2007, Epsten Gallery, Overland Park, KS. (Kansas City)
Splice: Art and Technology, Jesse Wilber Gallery, Bozeman MT.
Beauty, Intensity, and The Sublime, group exhibition, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, MI.
The Joan Mitchell Foundation 2004-05 MFA Grant Recipients, group exhibition, CUE Art Foundation, New York, NY.
Winners, two person exhibition, Kunstverein INGAN, Berlin, Germany.
Visiting Faculty Exhibition, Bingham Gallery, University of Missouri, Columbia, Columbia, MO.
Big Dumb Inactive Meat Reaction, Majestic Galleries, Nelsonville OH.
Group Show, ROY G BIV Gallery, Columbus, OH.
Invitational, Majestic Galleries, Nelsonville, OH.
Ohio Art League Annual Fall Juried Exhibition, Juror: Helen Molesworth, curator: Wexner Center, Columbus, OH. Fort Hayes Gallery, Columbus, OH.
Already Played, Schopf Gallery on Lake, Chicago, IL.
Icon, Ohio University Seigfred Gallery, Athens, OH.
Drawings, Ridges Gallery, Athens, OH.
First Day, First Year, Ridges Gallery, Athens, OH.
Recent BFA Graduates, BK Smith Gallery, Lake Erie College, Painesville, OH.
Associate Professor, Painting and Drawing, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT.
Co-chair, Painting and Drawing Area, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT.
Assistant Professor, Painting and Drawing, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT.
Visiting Professor of Painting and Drawing, University of Missouri - Columbia, Columbia, MO.
Graduate Teaching Assistant and instructor of record, Ohio University School of Art Foundations Program, Ohio University, Athens, OH.