EDUCATION

 

            Cranbrook Academy of Art

                   MFA | Fiber | 2017

                  School of the Art Institute of Chicago

                  Post-bacc | Fiber | 2015

 

                  Colorado State University

                  BA | Painting | 2008

 

INSTALLATIONS & COMMISSIONS

2019:

Biennial of the Americas

Denver Festival

2019:

1912; Mural; Public Art Grant for City of Omaha

6201 Maple St, Omaha, NE, 68104

2019:
Petshop Gallery; Oma-flora; solo show; weaving installation
2725 N. 62nd St, Omaha, NE, 68104

2019:

Prodigy Coffeehouse; Parking lot mural

3801 E 40th Ave, Denver, CO, 80205

 

2018:

Mercedes-Benz Financial ServicesArt Commission & Acquisition; Branded Sculptural Quilt36455 Corporate Dr, Farmington, MI, 48331

2016-Current:
Hazel Park City Recreation; Murals 
620 W. Woodward Heights Blvd, Hazel Park, MI

2016-Current:
the Heidelberg Project; OUVS
3600 Heidelberg St, Detroit, MI 48207

2013-Current:
Commissioned Thread Installations: Residential  
Commissioned by Design for Change LLC & Mark Erickson

2013-Current:
The Wall Tavern, Currently Monkey Bar: Thread Installation
1112 Santa Fe Drive, Denver, CO, 80204

2012-2014:
The Kraine Station: (oil paintings)
1434 Blake Street  Denver, CO, 80202

2011-16(?): 
Murray Motorworks (painted signage)
4651 S Broadway, Englewood, CO, 80113

2010-Current: 
Colorado Car Interiors (painted signage)
50 E Chenango Ave, Englewood, CO, 80113

2009-10: 
Assisted designer Sven-Oliver Jakobs, with a studio instillation in Berlin, Germany.

 

GROUP SHOWS


2017:
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
Prime Time: Off Rack 
220 E. Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60611

2017:
Graduate Degree Exhibition of Cranbrook Academy of Art
39221 Woodward Ave, Bloomfield Hills, MI, 48304

2017:
Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit
Art as Social Force Exhibition: It's Your Party 
4454 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI, 48201

2016-Current:
the Heidelberg Project
3600 Heidelberg St, Detroit, MI 48207

2016:
Mercedes-Benz Financial Services
Experiencing Perspectives 
36455 Corporate Dr, Farmington, MI, 48331

2016:
Next Step Studio & Gallery 
530 Hilton, Ferndale, MI, 48220
 
2015:
Forum Gallery
By Us

Cranbrook Academy of Art, 48303, MI
 
2014:
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Post-Bacc Exhibition
Maclean Center, 112 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL, 60603
 
2012:
St. Gaudy Café
Gaudystraße, 10437, Berlin, Germany
 
2011: 
Space Gallery

765 Santa Fe Drive, Denver, CO, 80204
 
2011: 
Denver Art Museum
Design after Dark
 
2011: 
Creative Minds Denver

825 Santa Fe Drive, Denver, CO, 80204
 
2010:
Artopia

969 Broadway, Denver, CO, 80203
 
2010:
Red-Line Gallery

Masters of Art, Sound, and Love

2350 Arapahoe Street, Denver, CO, 80205
 
2008:
FC|MOCA

Senior Painting Group Exhibition

201 South College Ave, Fort Collins, CO, 80524
 
2007:
Starry Night Café:

Group Exhibition112

S College AveFort Collins, CO, 80524   


 

MEDIA 

 

2018

Mercedes-Benz Financial Services-Art

mbfs-art.com

 

2017
Scarab Club of Detroit, "Articulators"
Video Interview

2017
Lee Di Vito, "Cranbrook Graduates Have Big Ideas For Annual Student Show"
Detroit Metro Times

2016
Marge Sorge, "Cranbrook Grad Student Makes Tracks With Art At

Mercedes-Benz Financial Services"
Daily Detroit

2016
Andy Kozlowski, "Mural brings fresh look to community center"
G&C Newspapers

 

INTERNSHIPS & VOLUNTEER
 

2016-Current:
Art Road; Detroit; MI

Work with Art Road to support art education for Detroit's 

K-12 students
-Presentations, design, art, mentorship, installation consulting & labor

 

2009:
Jan-April: Garrison Build Design*; Design Intern; Chicago-Surveyed a four floor monastery
-Drawings and measurements were forwarded to the CAD department.
-Head designer for the BRIZO (Delta Faucets) commission. 
-Floor plan and counter layouts were forwarded to a CAD designer for finalizing and submission to BRIZO.


2007-8:
FC | MOCA: Major Event Organizer

201 South College AveFort Collins, CO, 80524

Organized two fundraisers benefiting FC | MOCA.- Both shows used Fort Collins' Aggie Theatre as a venue for a live art, music, and fashion shows.  Each show had 7 bands, 15 retail stores, 30 models, 7 live artist, and a team of hair designers.                          
 

2002-5:
Luz Gallery:

Intern under Jay Paul Apodaca

Assistant Manager/Artist