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EDUCATION MFA

MFA, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL

BFA, University of Georgia, Athens, GA


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016, It All Counts, Jordan Gallery, Platetone Printmaking, Nashville, TN

2010, Transfigures, Richard M. Ross Art Museum, Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, Ohio, Curator Justin Kronewetter

2009, Skin Marks, Volunteer State College, Gallatin, TN

2009, Skinscribe, Recent Photographs, Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, Kentucky, curator David Knight, 2009

2007, Self-Stories, Arcade Building, Nashville, TN, exhibition of photography and digital media, curator Daniel Lai


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2015 Members Showcase, Jordan Gallery, Platetone Printmaking, Nashville,TN 

2015 Varied Editions Project, Jovanni Luna

2015 Platetone Members group exhibition, Nashville Public Library, Nashville, TN

2014 Past Present and Future, 10th Anniversary of Platetone, Marnie Sheridan Gallery, Nashville, TN

2014 Green Gallery Benefit Exhibition, Nashville, TN

2013 Blend Gallery, Nashville, TN

2013 Connect 12, Trahern Gallery, Austen Peay Univ., Clarksville, TN

2013, National Women’s History Month, Richard M. Ross Art Museum, Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, Ohio

2011, Gift of Gift of 2011, Houston TX, Juror Natalie Zelt, Curator of Photography, Museum of Fine Arts Houston

2011, Dogwood Regional Fine Art Exhibition, Knoxville, TN, Juror Virginia Derryberry, Awarded 2nd place

2010, Shoot’n Southern, Mobile Museum of Art, invitational exhibition, Curator Donan Klooz Mobile, Al

2009, Metropolitan Nashville Arts Commission gallery, 3 person show, Nashville, TN

2009, Surface and Insight, Gallery F, Scarritt Bennett Center, Curator Sabine Schlunk, Nashville, TN

2009, Nylon Show, Preston Contemporary Art Center, Mesilla, NM, Juror Lauren Rabb

2009, Nude 2009, Lexington Art League, Lexington, KY, Juror Ruth Adams

2007, Spot, Southeastern Photography Triennial, Gregg Museum of Art and Design, NC State University, Raleigh, NC , Juror Joyce Tenneson

2007, Dangenart Gallery, Nashville, TN, photography exhibition, Juror Daniel Lai

2003, The Ties that Bind: Women and Collaboration, Smithtown Township Arts Council, Mills Pond House, St. James, NY, Juror Constance Koppelman


COLLECTIONS AND AWARDS

2015, HJ Andrews Experimental Forest artist in residence, Oregon

2013, Spring Creek Project, Artist in Residence at Shotpouch Cabin

2013, Brush Creek Artist Residency

2012, Jentel Artist Residency Program

Rixon Reed’s Art Photo Index, vetted International Photography Database

Lensculture Portfolio Account 2014

Spring Creek Project, University of Oregon, Corvallis, OR, permanent collection

Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX, permanent collection

Richard M. Ross Art Museum, Delaware, Ohio, permanent collection

Vanderbilt University Hospital, Nashville, TN, permanent collection

Tennessee Arts Commission, Professional Development Grant, 2010

Tennessee Arts Commission, Professional Development Grant, 2012


PRESS

Lenscratch Blog, Aline Smithson, September 19, 2011

Culture Map Houston,Gift of Gift of 2011:Emerging Artist, Joel Luks, September 11, 2011

“Art on and for the Body”, Delaware Gazette, November 9, 2010

Xhibit, Exhibition Catalog, Preston Contemporary Art Center, Spring 2009

Critics Picks, Nashville Scene, November 29, 2007 Spot 2007,

Exhibition Catalog, Gregg Museum of Art and Design Art Review

The Ties that Bind, Helen Harrison, New York Times, March 30, 2003