ART EXHIBITIONS

Art & Design Showcase at the 2017 Landscape and Renovation Show, Veterans Memorial Colosseum, Jan 2017

First Thursday, Arbor Lodge, N Portland, May 2017

Affordable Art Fair, Hillsboro OR, Sept 2016

Art on the Vine Auction, Portland Art Museum, Jan 2015 & Jan2016

Portland Night Market, SE Portland, November 2015

RXhibition Boston, MA, Fall 2015.

Beaverton Arts Mix’s Quick Draw Plein Air Competition, Beaverton OR, Oct 2015.

EarthAirFireWater: Elements/Sacrements, Mechuchen NJ, Sep 2015-Dec2015

Terra Nova, Cannon Beach Arts Association, Cannon Beach OR, June 4th 2015- Aug 2015

Generative Consensus, NW Portland OR 22 May 2015 – June 3rd 2015

2014 Invitational OCAC Print Portfolio (Dec 2014-Jan2015)

Hawthorne Street Fair, SE Portland, Or. (08/0214)

Dick Blick store exhibitions, Beaverton, Or. (08/2014-Mar 2015 & 07/2014-10/2014)

Annual Print Show, Oregon College of Art and Craft. (Fall 2013)

Annual Student Show and Lecture Series, Tacoma Community College, WA (Spring 2012)

 

PUBLICATIONS

Across Country, self published, 2015

What Is Your World? Self-published, 2015

Painting featured on cover of Trillium. Tacoma Community College, Wa. (Spring 2012)

Academic paper (about progression of LGBT policies in the US Army) published in OnTheIssue Magazine, (Winter 2012) http://www.ontheissuesmagazine.com/2012winter/2012winter_students.php

 

CERTIFICATES & AWARDS

Student commission for local “Art on the Vine” auction (06/2014)

Commended Scholar Letters from Oregon College of Art and Craft (2013-2015)

Presidential Scholarship from Oregon College of Art and Craft (2012-2015)

 

EDUCATION

Bachelor’s of Fine Arts Degree in Craft from Oregon College of Art and Craft, Portland OR, May 2015

Recipient of the Post 9-11 GI Bill for successful service in the Army with honorable discharge, (2011)

 

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

Server, Bottle + Kitchen restaurant at Hotel Rose (Oct 2015- present)

Events-Coordinator for Independent Publishing Resource Center (IPRC), SE Portland, OR (April 2015-present)

Supply Coordinator for Oregon College of Art and Craft’s Art Adventures (May 2015- August 2015; also June 2014- Aug 2014)

Production assistant for RECESS arts initiative, (Jan 2015 – May 2015)

Installation assistant for Portland Center Stage gallery, installation assistant (Nov 2014-Feb 2015)

Art Assistant for artist, Margie Livingston (7-14 Nov 2014)

Member of Budget and Location committee for my senior class’s Kickstarter Campaign (2014-2015)

Artist Assistant for artist, Howard Fonda (Sept 2014)

Student Library Page at Oregon College of Art and Craft, (Sept 2014-present)

Artist Assistant for artist Patricia Wheeler, (June 2014)

Sales Associate, Guitar Center (Aug 2013-Jun 2014; also Sep 2005-May 2007)

Studio Assistant for Fix Studio (NW Portland, Or. 05/2013-08/2013)

 

MILITARY SERVICE

Honorable discharge in Feb 2014, awarded 2 Commendation Medals, 2 Army Achievement Medals, Good Conduct Medal

U.S. Army - Reserves, Yakima Training Center, WA (737th TC) and Vancouver Reserves Center, WA (Jan 2011 to Feb 2014)

U.S. Army - Active Duty, Transportation Corps., (40th TC & HHD 593rd SB) Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA (June 2008 to Oct 2011): I worked as Motor Vehicle Operator, with Additional Duties of executive officer’s driver to my unit’s Battalion Commander and Command Sergeant Major. Also, Color Bearer, and and battalion-level representative to BOSS, Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers (2010-2011).

Deployment – OIF 2009-2010

Basic Training and AIT in Ft. Leornard Wood, MO (2008)