2015           MFA, Photography, SMU Meadows School of the Arts, Dallas, TX

2011            BFA, Fibers, Truman State University, Kirksville, MO


Awards and Grants

2017           Common Field 2017 Convening Scholarship

2016           G. Douglas Byers Memorial Fellowship, Signal Fire

2015           Jones Grant, SMU Meadows School of the Arts

2014           Friends of Taos Scholarship, SMU-in-Taos

2013           Full-tuition Graduate Fellowship, SMU Meadows School of the Arts

2011           National Conference of Undergraduate Research Travel Grant, Truman State University

2010           Hearst Fine Arts Scholarship, Truman State University



2017           ACRE Residency, Steuben, WI (August 3-16)

2016           Wide Open Studios: Unwalking Lewis and Clark, Signal Fire, Portland, OR (July 24 – August 20)

2012           Darkroom Artist-in-Residence, St. Louis Artists’ Guild, St. Louis, MO (August 1 – December 31)


Recent Exhibitions

2018   (upcoming) Counter Movements, Truman State University Art Gallery, Kirksville MO (solo)

2017   Burnt Rice, curated by Pamela Ybañez, Wailoa Arts & Cultural Center, Hilo, HI

2016   Into the Wilderness, curated by Kerri Rosenstein, Charles A. Hartman Fine Art, Portland, OR

           4th SPE Combined Women's/Multicultural/LGBTQ Caucus Juried Exhibition, juried by Aline Smithson, Living Arts, Tulsa, OK (catalog)

2015   RESISTANCE, curated by Pamela Ybañez, SOMArts, San Francisco, CA (catalog)

           AMoA Biennial 600: Sculpture, juried by Leigh Arnold, Amarillo Museum of Art, Amarillo, TX

           Rising Eyes of Texas 2015, juried by Shea Little, Rockport Center for the Arts, Rockport, TX

           14th Annual Joyce Elaine Grant Photography Exhibition, juried by April Watson, Texas Woman's University, Denton, TX (catalog)

2014   500X Expo, juried by Alison Hearst, 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX

2013   Shift, St. Louis Artists' Guild, St. Louis, MO (solo)

2012   The Unreal, juried by Ken Rosenthal, The Kiernan Gallery, online (catalog)



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