Curriculum Vitae       

 

 

Work

 

05/2017 – 01/2018      

Internship with PILOTENKUECHE (International Art Program) [Leipzig, DE]

  • Graphic design for flyers, social media, and website

  • Photography and photo-editing

  • Adviser and Supporter for the artists in residence

  • Assisted in installing and uninstalling for exhibitions

 

 

05/2016 – 04/2017      

Screen-printer at The Inkwell Press [New Orleans, LA]

  •      Technical operator for the screen-print presses

  •      Studio Maintenance

  •      Graphic design assistant

 

 

06/2015 – 03/2016      

Screen-printer Säche Design [Memphis, TN]

  •      Technical operator for the screen-print presses

  •      Responsible for studio Maintenance

  •      Graphic design assistant

 

 

05/2013 – 01/2014      

Internship at Hatch Show Print [Nashville, TN]

  • Graphic designer for music concerts and conferences

  • Technical operator for the letterpresses

  • Responsible for studio maintenance

 

 

 

Education       

 

 

10/2018 – 05/2019      

German language certificate Volkshochschule [Leipzig, DE]

  • B1 certificate for “Deutsch Test für Zuwandere”

 

 

08/2010 – 05/2015      

Printmaking study at Memphis College of Art [Memphis, TN]

  • Bachelor of Fine Art; with a concentration in graphic design, book arts, and papermaking

 

 

08/2006 – 05/2010      

Lusher Charter School [New Orleans, Louisiana]

  • High School Diploma

 

 

 

 

Grants and Awards       

 

 

07/2016 – 08/2016                               

Gift of membership at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art [New Orleans, LA]

 

08/2012 – 08/2014                               

Rust Award Memphis College of Art [Memphis, TN]

 

08/2010 – 08/2014                               

Portfolio Scholarship Award, Memphis College of Art [Memphis, TN]

 

07/2009 – 07/2010                               

Best in Show: Congressional Art Award (Orleans parish) [ New Orleans, LA]

 

 

 

Social Engagement       

 

10/2016 – 02/2017        

Artist resident at PILOTENKUECHE (International Art Program) [Leipzig, DE]

  •      Artist collaboration with international artist participants

  •      Showcased my work at galleries

 

 

05/2013 – 08/2014 

Volunteer at The New Orleans Community Printshop [New Orleans, LA]

  •      Screen-printing instructor

  •      Assisted and advised participants with their work

  •      Responsible for studio maintenance

 

 

11/2013 – 12/2013      

Workshop leader at Morton Museum of Collierville History [Collierville, TN]

  •      Relief printing instructor

  •      Assisted and advised participants with their work

 

 

 

Publications       

 

2015               

Art publication in “SM15” catalog by Front Art Space [New York, NY]

 

2015               

Art publication in Riverblood Magazine (vol. 1, December issue) [Memphis, TN]

 

2012               

Product placement The Gambit (vol. 33, issue no.29) via Baggage Boutique [New Orleans, LA]

 

 

 

Solo Exhibitions       

 

08/2018 – 10/2018      

“Threshold” S1 Vinyl und Kaffee [Leipzig, DE]

 

07/2018                      

“Distorted Pixels” Ping Pong Kunstraum [Leipzig, DE]

 

 

 

Collective Exhibitions            

 

2018              

“Din A [<]” Din A[<] [Leipzig, DE]

 

2017               

“Goodbye Horse” Spinnerei [Leipzig, DE]

 

2016               

“Wild Horses” Gallery Bipolar [ Leipzig, Germany]

 

2014-2016      

“Monumental Ideas in Miniature Books III” Traveling Exhibition:

- Morgan Conservatory [Cleveland, OH]

- San Francisco State University [ San Francisco, CA]

- Yonsei University [ Seoul, South Korea]

- School of Art, Texas Tech University [Lubbock, TX] 

- School of Art, Ball State University [Munice, IN]

- Virginia Arts of the Book Center /Foundation for Humanities [Charlottesville, VA]

- Museo Casa Roig. Universidad de Puerto Rico [Humacao, PuertoRico]

 

2015               

“SM15” Front Art Space [New York, NY]

 

2015               

“Pressure” Gallery 360 [Little Rock, AR]

 

2014               

“Area of Excellence (Printmaking)" Memphis College of Art [Memphis, TN]

 

2014               

“InFocus Exhibition” Southern School of Optometry [Memphis, TN]

 

2014               

“From Print to Concept” Northwest Mississippi Community College [Sanatobia, MS]

 

2014               

“Best in Class Show” Memphis College of Art [Memphis, TN]

 

2014               

“Impressions” Memphis College of Art [Memphis, TN]

 

2014               

“Methodologies and Mediums: A Modern Menagerie of Memphis Contemporary Art"

Cannon Center for the Performing Arts [Memphis, TN]

 

2013 – 2014    

“Paper Show” Tsunami Restaurant [Memphis, TN]

 

2013               

“Faculty/Student Show” Memphis College of Art [Memphis, TN]

 

2013               

“Overwhelming Captivation” Memphis College of Art [Memphis, TN]

 

2013               

“MUCHO-lito” NU Gallery [Memphis, TN]

 

2013               

“Twin Show” Hunter Harris Gallery [New Orleans, LA]

 

2013               

“Raw Artist: En Masse” Eifel Society [New Orleans, LA]

 

2013               

“1st Annual Printmaking Show” NU Gallery [Memphis, TN]

 

2012-2013      

“Paper Show” Tsunami Restaurant [Memphis, TN]

 

2012-2013      

“Disegno 6 Traveling Exhibition” [Kansas City, MO]

- Kansas City Art Institute

- Maryland Institute College of Art

- Memphis College of Art

- University of South Carolina

 

2012               

“Here and There” Montclair State University [Montclair, NJ]

 

2012               

“Southern Graphics Conference International Print Exchange” [New Orleans, LA]

 

2009               

“My Environment: Teen Perspective on their World” Contemporary Art Center [New Orleans, LA]

 

 

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