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EDUCATION          

School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
2005 M.F.A. degree (Print Media)
2003-2005 – Award: Presidential Full-Tuition Scholarship (merit-based)

University of Washington; Seattle, WA
2002 B.F.A. degree:  Printmaking
2000 – B.F.A. degree:  Fibers
2000 – B.A. degree:    Japanese Language & Literature

International academic studies:
Fall 1998 – Art Program in Italy - University of Washington; Rome, Italy
1996-97 –  Art & Humanities Program in Japan - Kyushu University; Fukuoka, Japan

Additional research studies:
Sum 2016 – Plate Lithography Workshop - Tamarind Institute; Albuquerque, NM
Sum-2015 – Green Intaglio Certificate - Zea Mays Print; Florence, MA

ACADEMIC & RESEARCH APPOINTMENTS

2014-17 – Art Lecturer
University of Michigan – Residential College; Ann Arbor, MI
Courses: Drawing, Printmaking, Visual Thinking & Creativity, Exhibiting in Alternative Spaces, Arts in Barcelona (study-abroad program in Barcelona, Spain)

2006-14 – Print Media Studio Coordinator
University of Michigan – Stamps School of Art & Design; Ann Arbor, MI
Courses: Intro to Print, Adv. Print, 2D-Design, Book arts, Intro to Photo

2006 – Studio Assistant
Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop; New York, NY

Sum 2005 – Printmaking Art Fellow
Ox-bow School of Art; Saugatuck, MI
Courses: Etching, Lithography, Silkscreen, Relief, Collograph, Monotype

Win 2005 – Art Instructor
School of the Art Institute of Chicago; Chicago, IL
Courses: Intro to Printmaking

2004-05 – Gallery Member/Assistant
ARC Gallery; Chicago, IL

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS        

Sep 2018 – Impact X Conference Exhibition,  juried group show
Palacete del Embarcadero; Santander, Spain

Jun-Aug 2018 – Footprint International Competition, juried group show (juror: Susan Tallman)
Center for Contemporary Printmaking; Norwalk, CT

Oct 2017 – You’ve Met your Match, group show
Zea Mays Gallery; Florence, MA

Mar-Apr 2017 – From Pulp to Flesh, solo show
Pyramid Atlantic Art Center, Hyattsville, MD

Mar-Apr 2017 – After the Collapse, print exchange portfolio group show
Southern Graphics Printmaking Conference, Atlanta, GA

Dec 16-Jan 17 – New Grounds International Exhibition, juried group show
New Grounds Gallery, Albuquerque, NM

Oct-Nov 2016 – Print Exchange Exhibition, group show
San Alejandro Academy of Fine Arts, Havana, Cuba

Sep 2016 – TKO International Miniprint Exhibition, group traveling show
Gallery Irohani, Osaka, Japan

Aug-Sep 2016 – TKO International Miniprint Exhibition, group traveling show
Art Zone Kaguraoka, Kyoto, Japan

July-Aug 2016 TKO International Miniprint Exhibition, group traveling show
B-Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Jan-Mar 2016 – Wearing the Body, solo show
Residential College Art Gallery – Univ. of Michigan; Ann Arbor, MI

Oct-Nov 2015 – Awagami International Miniature, group show
AIMPE Hall; Tokushima (Japan)

Sep 2015 – Published by the Artist, group show
International Print Center NY Gallery; New York, NY

Feb 2015 – The Most Open Open Show, group show
Duderstadt Gallery − University of Michigan; Ann Arbor, MI

Feb-Mar 2014 – Metaphorical, group show
Christopher Art Gallery − Prairie State College; Chicago, IL

Feb-Mar 2013 – Collaborative Visions: The Poetic Dialogue, group show
Christopher Art Gallery − Prairie State College; Chicago, IL

Aug-Sep 2012 – While The Cat Was Away, group show
Work Gallery; Ann Arbor, MI

Aug-Sep 2011 – While You Were Out, group show
Work Gallery; Ann Arbor, MI

Aug-Sep 2010 – Not Just Work, group show
Work Gallery; Ann Arbor, MI

Sep-Oct 2009 – Poetic Dialogue II, group traveling show
Bowling Green State University; Bowling Green, OH

Jun-Aug 2009 – Poetic Dialogue II, group show
Indiana State University; Terre Haute, IN

Jan 2009 – Poetic Dialogue II, group show
Chicago Cultural Center; Chicago, IL

Aug 2008 – Hybrids & Handlebars, group show
Work Gallery; Ann Arbor, MI

Jun-Jul 2007 – UM School of Art & Design Staff Exh., group show
Work Gallery; Ann Arbor, MI

Oct 2006 – Prints, solo show
Manhattan Graphics Gallery; New York, NY

Dec 2005 – Anderson Ranch Winter Exh., group show
Anderson Ranch Art Gallery; Snowmass Village, CO

Sep-Oct 2005 – Made in NAMA, group show
Contemporary Artist Center Gallery; North Adams, MA

Sep 2005 – Inside Out, solo show
ARC Gallery; Chicago, IL

Aug 2005 – Chicago Connections, group show
Patriot Hall Gallery; Edimburgh, Scotland

Jun 2005 – 10”x10”, group show
Ox-bow Gallery; Saugatuck, MI

May 2005 – MFA Exhibition, group show
School of the Art Institute of Chicago; Chicago, IL

May 2005 – Poetic Dialogue I, group traveling show
Tall Grass Arts Center; Park Forest, IL

Apr 2005 – Home, group show
Eye Lounge Gallery; Phoenix, AZ

Mar-Apr 2005 – Paper Adornment, group juried show
Columbia College Gallery; Chicago, IL

Mar-Apr 2005 – Art Windows 2005, juried show
Marina Rinaldi & Frette; Chicago, IL

Jan-Feb 2005 – Poetic Dialogue I, group traveling show
University of West Florida; Pensacola, FL

Sep 2004 – SAIC Print, solo show
School of the Art Institute of Chicago; Chicago, IL

Oct 2004 – Member’s Exhibition, solo show
ARC Gallery; Chicago, IL

May-Nov 2004 – NSU SAIC Eleven, group juried show
Nippon Steel Corporate Headquarters; Chicago, IL

Mar 2004 – SAIC Print, solo show
School of the Art Institute of Chicago; Chicago, IL

Feb-Mar 2004 – Chicago Student Exhibition., group juried show
Arte de Mexico Gallery; Chicago, IL

May 2003 – Prints Revisited, solo show
Annie’s Affordable Art; Seattle, WA

May 2002 – BFA Printmaking Graduation Exhibition., group show
Jacob Lawrence Gallery – Univ of Washington; Seattle, WA

Nov-Dec 2001 – Works on Paper + Small 3-D 2001, juried group show
Jacob Lawrence Gallery - Univ. of Washington; Seattle, WA

May 2001 – Artdrill 4 - FORCE+MASS+VOLUMEN, group curated show
Sand Point Naval Base; Seattle, WA

Feb-Mar 2001 – Artdrill 3, group curated show
CMA Art Gallery - Univ. of Washington; Seattle, WA

Jan 2001 – School of Art OPEN 2001, juried group show
Jacob Lawrence Gallery - Univ. of Washington; Seattle, WA

Oct-Nov 2000 – Works on Paper + Small 3-D 2000, juried group show
Jacob Lawrence Gallery - Univ. of Washington; Seattle, W

June 2000 – Surface Design Association Exhibition., national juried student show
Opie Gallery; Kansas City, Missouri (juried by Junko Sato Pollack & Glen Kaufman)

April 2000 – Fibers Senior Graduation Exhibition, group student show
Jacob Lawrence Gallery - Univ. of Washington; Seattle, WA

Dec 1998 – End of Quarter Exhibition, group student show
Palazzo Pio Gallery - Univ. of Washington; Rome, Italy

Feb-Mar 1998 – School of Art Open 14, juried group show
Jacob Lawrence Gallery - Univ. of Washington; Seattle, WA

PERMANENT COLLECTIONS        

Zuckerman Museum of Art at Kennesaw State University; Kennesaw, GA
Georgia State University's Welch School of Art & Design; Atlanta, GA
Savannah College of Art & Design; Savannah, GA
Center for Book and Paper Arts, Columbia College; Chicago, IL
Odegaard Library, University of Washington; Seattle, WA
Artists’ Books Collection – Special Collections Library, University of Washington; Seattle, WA

HONORS / AWARDS         

2017 Anderson Ranch Art Center, Studio Scholarship (merit-based)
2016 – Women's Studio Workshop, Studio Scholarship (merit-based)
2015-16 – Univ. of Michigan, UMS Mellon Institute on Arts Integration Fellowship
2015-16 – Univ. of Michigan, CRLT Lecturer Professional Development Grant
2015-17 – Univ. of Michigan, LEO Lecturer Professional Development Grant
2015 – Zea Mays Non-Toxic Print Center, Green Printmaking Certificate Scholarship
2006 – Manhattan Graphics Center, Studio Scholarship (merit-based)
2004-05 – ARC Gallery, Student Membership Scholarship (merit-based)
Sum 2004 – Ox-bow School of Art, Merit Scholarship (merit-based)
2003-05 – School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Presidential Scholarship (merit-based full tuition-waiver)
2002-03 – Pratt Fine Arts Cter., Pentheroudakis Scholarship in Printmaking (merit-based)
Spr 2001 – Univ. of Washington, Ben & Grace de Cillia Scholarship (merit-based)
2001-02 – Pratt Fine Arts Cter., Betty Giles Scholarship in Painting & Drawing (merit-based)
1998-99 – Univ. of Washington, Milnora Roberts Scholarship (merit-based)
1995-00 – Univ. of Washington, Dean’s List for Academic Excellence

RESIDENCIES / FELLOWSHIPS         

Jan 2019 – Penland School of Crafts, Winter Residency; Spruce Pine, NC
Jan-Mar 2018 – Art Print, Artist Residency; Barcelona, Spain
July 2017 – Zea Mays Printmaking, Artist Residency; Florence, MA
Aug-Sep 2016 – Pyramid Atlantic Art Center, Denbo Fellowship; Hyattsville, MD
Oct-Dec 2005 – Anderson Ranch Art Center, Artist Residency; Snowmass, CO
Sep-Oct 2005 – Contemporary Artist Center, Artist Residency; North Adams, MA
May-Aug 2005 – Ox-bow School of Art, Fellowship; Saugatuck, MI

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS      

Boston Printmakers member
California Society of Printmakers member
Zea Mays Print member
Center for Contemporary Print member
Southern Graphics Council member
Surface Design Association member

CONFERENCES      

Sep 2018 – Impact X International Printmaking Conference; Santander, Spain
Participant in a 2-person group juried print exhibition

Mar 2017 – Southern Graphics Annual Printmaking Conference; Atlanta, GA
Organizer and participant in print exchange porfolio proj. After the Collapse featuring 18 international artists

Oct 2016 – Imagining America – Artists & Scholars in Public Life; Milwaukee, WI
Organizer and participant in public panel & exhibition for proj. Humanize the Numbers (re. art collaborations between Univ. of Michigan students and local incarcerated citizens)

Mar 2016 – Southern Graphics Annual Printmaking Conference; Portland, OR
Mar 2014 – Southern Graphics Annual Printmaking Conference; San Francisco, CA
Mar 2008 – Southern Graphics Annual Printmaking Conference; Richmond, VA
Mar 2005 – Southern Graphics Annual Printmaking Conference; Washington, DC
Mar 2004 – College Art Association Annual Conference; Seattle, WA
Jun 2000 – Surface Design Association Annual Conference; Kansas City, MO