EDUCATION

The University of Utah | August 2020 – May 2022
Master of Fine Arts: Studio Art in Ceramics


State University of New York Buffalo State | January 2018 – May 2019

Post Baccalaureate in Art Education (PK-12)

 

State University of New York at Fredonia | May 2014 | Magna Cum Laude

Bachelor of Arts: Visual Arts and New Media (Concentration: Ceramics)

Bachelor of Science: Communications (Audio/Radio Production)

Minor: Art History

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
                                  

2022   Sulky Sentiments | Alvin Gittins Gallery | Salt Lake City, UT

2019   Emotional Infection | Buffalo Artspace Gallery | Buffalo, NY

 

JURIED EXHIBITIONS
 

2022   President’s Art Show | Salt Lake Community College | Salt Lake City, UT
2021   President’s Art Show | Salt Lake Community College | Salt Lake City, UT

            Statewide Art Competition | Bountiful Davis Art Center | Bountiful, UT
2019   Dean’s Gallery Invitational Exhibition | Buffalo State College | Buffalo, NY
2018   Art and Design Student Exhibition | Czurles-Nelson Gallery | Buffalo, NY

2016   100 American Craftsman | Kenan Center Arena | Lockport, NY

            Art and Design Student Exhibition | Czurles-Nelson Gallery | Buffalo, NY

2014   Strange Allure | 3rd On 3rd Gallery | Jamestown, NY

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2022   A Sense of Place | Alvin Gittins Gallery | Salt Lake City, UT    
            Pride Week Art Show | Student Union | Salt Lake City, UT      

            The/An ABYSS | Alvin Gittins Gallery | Salt Lake City, UT

2021   Common Ground | Alvin Gittins Gallery | Salt Lake City, UT

2020   UPC Virtual Art Show | Your Campus Life | Salt Lake City, UT

2018   Reverberations | Caffeology | Buffalo, NY

2016   Just Sol | Bacon Gallery | Buffalo State College | Buffalo, NY

2014   Closer | Emmitt Christian Art Gallery | Fredonia, NY

            Psychological Reactions | Emmitt Christian Art Gallery | Fredonia, NY

2013   Dissimilation | SUNY Fredonia Library | Fredonia, NY

            MantillasWorlds | Birdhaus | Dunkirk, NY

 

ART MARKETS
 

2022   the yART sale | Ogden, UT

            slc lunatics night market | Salt Lake City, UT

            Queer Markers Market | Salt Lake City, UT

2021   Craft Lake City | Utah State Fairpark Salt Lake City, UT

2020   Horsefeathers Indoor Artist Market | Horsefeathers Complex Buffalo, NY
2016   Riverworks Artist Market | Buffalo Riverworks | Buffalo, NY

 

PUBLICATIONS       

 

Renshaw, Scott. “A Salute to Local Artists: 20(ish Under 30(ish): An introduction to Utah’s young, on-the-rise artistic talent”

Salt Lake City Weekly, 28 Sept. 2022

 

Fisher, Megan, “MFA Art Exhibition ‘Sulky Sentiments’ Just Barely Misses the Mark”

Daily Utah Chronicle, 7 May 2022

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Adjunct Professor | August 2022 – Present

The University of Utah | Salt Lake City, UT
Non Major Hand Building, Fall 2022

 

Visitor Services Representative | August 2022 – Present

Utah Museum of Fine Arts | Salt Lake City, UT
 

Assistant Preparator | May 2022 – Present
Utah Museum of Fine Arts | Salt Lake City, UT

 

Instructor of Record | August 2021 – May 2022
The University of Utah | Salt Lake City, UT
Non Major Hand Building, Spring 2022 | Non Major Wheel Pottery, Fall 2021

                                   

Collections Assistant | July 2021 – May 2022

Utah Museum of Fine Arts | Salt Lake City, UT

 

Teaching Assistant | August 2020 – May 2021

The University of Utah | Salt Lake City, UT
Ceramic Surfaces | Wheel Pottery | Drawing I | Visual Language

 

Studio Artist | October 2019 – July 2020

Buffalo Clay Arts Center | Buffalo, NY

 

Painting Instructor | September 2014 – June 2020

Summer Camp Director | Summer 2016 – Summer 2018
Pinots Palette | East Amherst, NY

 

Student Art Teacher | January 2019 – May 2019

Charter School of Inquiry | Buffalo, NY
Lafayette International High School | Buffalo, NY

Studio Assistant | September 2017 – March 2018

Vegetabowls LLC | Grand Island, NY

Site Manager | June 2016 – January 2018

Assistant Site Manager | November 2014 – May 2016    

Arts Specialist | September 2014 – May 2016

Just for Kids After School Program | Williamsville, NY


Studio Intern | May 2014 – August 2014
Buffalo Arts Studio | Buffalo, NY

 

Learning Assistant | January 2014 – May 2014
SUNY Fredonia | Fredonia, NY | Foundations in Clay

 

WORKSHOPS      

    

Clay for Elementary Educators | The University of Utah | Salt Lake City, UT | October 2022

Pinch Pots for Middle Schoolers | St. Mary’s Elementary | Lancaster, NY | January 2019


AWARDS AND HONORS

Dean’s Creative Associate’s Award | SUNY Buffalo State | Spring 2019

Dean’s List | SUNY Buffalo State | Spring 2018-Spring 2019

Sylvia Rosen Award for Excellence in Ceramics | SUNY Buffalo State | Spring 2016

Dean’s List | SUNY Fredonia | Spring 2010, Spring 2011-Spring 2014