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Education

Master of Arts in fine arts education – cum laude    Kean University, January 2013

Bachelor of Fine Arts in crafts/fibers – cum laude    University of the Arts, May 2010

Teaching Experience

  • September 2014 – Present, Art Teacher, West Morris Central High School
  • April – June 2014, Art Teacher (Long Term Substitute), Westfield Elementary Schools
  • December 2013 – January 2014, Art Teacher (LTS), Randolph Elementary Schools
  • September – December 2013, Art Teacher (LTS), Summit High School
  • March – August 2013, Art Educator, StudioKids Art
  • February – August 2013, Art Instructor, Printmaking Center of NJ

Work Experience

  • January 2011 – August 2012, Gallery Assistant, Kean University
  • August 2008 – May 2010, Fiber Department Shop Assistant, UArts
  • January – May 2009, Artist Assistant, The Fabric Workshop and Museum

Exhibitions

Solo Shows

2017  Grey Areas, Index Art Center, Newark, NJ

2015  Documents of Control, Index Art Center, Newark, NJ

Selected Group Shows

2017  Wish You Were Here, A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Women in the World, NJPAC, Newark, NJ

A World Where We Belong, Benjamin J. Dineen III and Dennis C. Hull Gallery, Jersey City, NJ

2016  Endless Biennial, 20/20 Gallery, NYC, NY

Raw Forms Forum, The Newark Museum, Newark, NJ

Making It, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

          The Queens CorrespondAnce School, academic, Long Island City, NY

          Obstruction, Watchung Arts Center, Watchung, NJ

2015  Between the Lines, Newark Print Shop, Newark, NJ

Lucky 7, Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ

2014  Limited Edition, Index Art Center, Newark, NJ

Four by Four, Newark Print Shop, Newark, NJ

Structure, Printmaking Center of NJ, Branchburg, NJ

2012  Metalsmith Student League, Nancy Dryfoos Gallery, Union, NJ

Paterson Art Walk, The Art Factory, Paterson, NJ

2011  The Grid, The Soapbox Exhibition Space, Philadelphia, PA

The Sketchbook Project, The Brooklyn Art Library, Brooklyn, NY

2010  Nexus Selects 2010, Nexus Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Inside 12, 175 Gallery, Seoul, Korea

In the Moment, Over Time, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2009  A Grimm Wandering, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2008  New Growth, Philadelphia Fibers Symposium, Gallery 1, Philadelphia, PA

Publications and Zines

2017   SURPRISE Magazine

Curious Matter

Nothing/Forever 5 by Input Error

2015  The Pattern Base by Kristi O' Meara

Observer Tribune

2010  Dollhouse Void

Permanent Collections

2009  Anderson Hall Library, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Awards and Residencies

2016  Index Art Center Residency 

2011  Graduate Assistantship Awarded from Kean University

2010 Graduated with Honors from the University of the Arts

Fibers Faculty Award

2009 University of the Arts Library Purchase Award

2008 Lenore G. Tawney Scholarship Award

2006 University of the Arts Promising Artist Scholarship Award