born 1976, Murfreesboro, Tennessee

 

EDUCATION

2007    MFA, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

1998     BFA, University of Denver, Denver, CO 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS AND PERFORMANCES

2014     Salon 94 Gallery, New York, NY

             Louis B. James Gallery, New York, NY

             Butler House, Giverny, France

2013     The Center Galleries, Detroit, MI

2012     The MAK Center of Art and Architecture. Los  Angeles, CA

2011      Night Maneuvers, Berlin, Germany

2010     Space15Twenty, Los Angeles, CA

             Backyard Oasis Symposium (Screening), Palm Springs Art Museum, Palm Springs, CA

2009    Off the Strip Performance Festival, Las Vegas, NV

             Workspace Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2007     California King, Hancock Park, CA

             The Year of Hoping for Stage Magic USC thesis Exhibition, Los Angeles, CA

2006     Dangerous Curve Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2005    Untitled Open (4-6,7-5,6-2), The Roski School of Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

             Dangerous Curve Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

 2004   LAAA Gallery at Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA

             Basement Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

             LAAA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

RESIDENCES

2014     Terra Summer Residency, Giverny, France

2013     Our Literal Speed, Selma, AL

2012     Guesthaus, Los Angeles, CA

2009    Banff Arts Centre, Banff, Alberta, Canada. 

            Vermont Studio Centre, Johnson, VT

2003    Hueyhaus, Pecos, NM

SPECIAL PROJECTS

2015    Discombobulated Sarcophagi Teen BMA Guest Artist Project, Birmingham Museum of Art

AWARDS AND HONORS

Margaret Anne and Scott Fountain Foundation. The Banff Arts Centre

Commencement Speaker. University of Southern California

Teaching Assistant Scholarship. University of Southern California

Athletic Tennis Scholarship. University of Denver

PUBLICATION

Forthcoming: Performance Circle, Ann Trondson (2014)

California King, Play It As It Lays Catalog (2010)

Ella & Albert, USC Roski School of Art Graduate Catalog, Collaboration with Sarah Lehrer-Graiwer (2007)

Half-Asleep, Gas Publication, collaboration with Lisa Anne Auerbach (2007)

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

College for Creative Studies.  Detroit, Michigan

Montevallo University. Montevallo, Alabama

University of Alabama, Birmingham. Birmingham, Alabama.