CV

 

Born

1985, New Orleans, LA


Education

2010   BFA in Painting  |  Minor in Geology  
            Magna Cum Laude  |  University & Departmental Honors  |  University of New Orleans
2009   Doshishsa University  |  Kyoto, Japan
2006   UNO Honors Travel Studies |  Greece
1998   Paulette Purser Drawing from the Right Side of the Brain


RESIDENCIES

2017   Azule, Hot Springs, NC
2016   Chulitna Lodge, Lake Clark, AK
            Carole Feuerman Foundation, New York, NY


EXHIBITIONs

2017  Bywater Biennale, New Orleans Art Center, New Orleans, LA
           Respect, The Church of St. Paul the Apostle, New York, NY
           Resident Show, Azule, Hot Springs, NC
           Cultural Grid, New Orleans Art Center, New Orleans, LA
2016   Run to the Woods, Hall Barnett, New Orleans, LA
            Anba Dlo Halloween Festival, New Orleans, LA
           Transcendence, New Orleans Art Center, New Orleans, LA
           Of Myth, Fun, and Folly, New Orleans Art Center, New Orleans, LA
           Pelican Bomb, New Orleans, LA
           The Sacred Music Festival, New Orleans, LA
           Megalomania Four, Boyd Satellite, New Orleans, LA
2015   Mixing Medias, Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ
           Anba Dlo, The Healing Center, New Orleans, LA
           FLAG, Sculpture for New Orleans, New Orleans, LA
           Group Show, Hall Barnett Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2014   Tribute to Charles Bukowski, permanent display at International House Hotel, New Orleans, LA
2013   Artist, RAW New Orleans, Eiffel Society, New Orleans, LA
2011   Artist, No Dead Artists, Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans, LA
           ARTDOCS, Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2010   Group ShowGuy Lyman Fine Art, New Orleans, LA
2010   Honors Thesis Show, University of New Orleans, LA
            

JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2017    Respect, The Church of St. Paul the Apostle, New York, NY
2016    The Artist Catalogue, Winter 2016 Volume 5 Issue 4, New York, NY

2015   Mixing Medias, Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ
2013  
RAW New Orleans, Eiffel Society, New Orleans, LA
2012   Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series, New Orleans, LA
2011  
No Dead Artists, Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2010  
100 sqft – Arts After Dark Exhibition, ArtEgg Studios, New Orleans, LA & London, England


AWARDS

2017   Artist Residency, Azule, Hot Springs, SC
2016   Artist Residency, Carole Feuerman Foundation, New York, NY
            
Artist Residency, Chulitna Lodge, Lake Clark, AK
2008   1st Place Scholarship, Overture to Cultural Seasons Award, University of New Orleans, LA
2007   1st Place, Ernest & Svenson Drawing Competition, University of New Orleans

 

Professional Experience

2017   Artist Talk, Azule, Hot Springs, NC
2017   Artist Talk, New Orleans Art Center, New Orleans, LA
2016   Curator, Of Eden: A Visual Dialogue of War, New Orleans, LA
2015-17   Instructor, Private Drawing Classes, New Orleans, LA
2013-16   Founder, Annual Magdalena Exhibition, International House Hotel, New Orleans, LA
2013   Founder, Art Director, Art + Designer Magazine, New Orleans, LA
2012-recent   Art Director, Designer & Curator, Ekistics Inc., New Orleans, LA
                      including: International House HotelLoft 523Rice Mill Lofts
2012   Art Director & Graphic Designer, Amelie G Magazine
2011   Teaching Artist, Young Audiences, New Orleans, LA
2007-2008  Lab Tech analyzing ore samples from Indonesia, Crescent Technologies, New Orleans, LA
2007-2011   Gallery Assistant Director, Callan Contemporary (formerly Gallery Bienvenu), New Orleans, LA


PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

International Sculpture Center
 

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

International House Hotel
The Healing Center
Parlor Recording Studio
Jeffrey Goldring
Stephen Perry
Ron Bienvenu

Sean Cummings
Michael Manjarris
Dorian Bennett
Sallie Ann Glassman
Gerard Clesi

MEDIA

•     "Cultural Grid at Art Center" Forster, Steven. The Advocate. January 24, 2017
•     "Downtown Krewes Meet Alexander the Great at Carnival Fete" Strachan, Sue. Times
       Picayune. January 13, 2017
     The Artist Catalogue, Winter 2016 Volume 5 Issue 4, New York, NY 2016  
•     "Myth, Fun & Folly + Y'all Don't Want to Hear Us, You Just Want to Dance" Bookhardt,
       Erik. New Orleans Art Insider. July 17, 2016
•     "Foundation Names First Resident Artist" Handmade Business. June 2016: 31
•     "The Carole A. Feuerman Foundation Names its' First Resident Artist" Carole Feuerman
       Foundation. 2016
•     "Mixing Medias" ArtWeek December 16, 2015  
•     "Three lucky artists to receive grants at Mana Contemporary"  Panico, Rebecca. The Jersey  
       Journal . December 11, 2015  
•     "Big Easy Business" Magraff, Craig. Where Y’at. August 26, 2013
•     "No Dead Artists: Juried Exhibition of 14 Emerging American Artists" Bookhardt, Erik. 
       Gambit.  September 13, 2011
•      “The Annual ‘No Dead Artist’ Show Opens at Jonathan Ferrara Gallery in New Orleans”
          Bookhardt, Erik. ArtDaily. September 7, 2011
•     "The 15th Annual No Dead Artists" Absolute Arts, 2011
•     "The R-Tist Revue" Boeckleman, Bob. Cox Channel 76. New Orleans, LA. November 24, 2010
•      “Art Student Honored by Faculty of UNO” Stelly, Kat. Times Picayune. May 31, 2007