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EDUCATION

2014-2013 Affiliate to Humboldt University and Berlin University of the Arts for J. William Fulbright Research Grant, Berlin, Germany
2010  Master of Fine Arts, Studio Art, University of Texas at Austin, Sculpture and Ceramics
2006  Bachelor of Fine Arts, Virginia Commonwealth University, Sculpture + Extended Media with a minor in Crafts  (Ceramics)
2006  Bachelor of Arts, World Studies, Virginia Commonwealth University
2003  Summer Study Abroad in Perugia, Italy, University of Perugia
2003  Fall Semester Study Abroad in Cortona, Italy, University of Georgia
2001  Summer Study Abroad in Marburg, Germany at the Marburger Sommerakademie (for art)

EXHIBITION History

2019  Explorations, Gregg Museum, Raleigh, NC (Solo Exhibition)
2018  Mainframe, Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC
2018  Ocean Bottom Seismometers, Museum of the Albemarle, Elizabeth City, NC (Solo Exhibition)
2017  Ocean Bottom Seismometers, Artfields, Lake City, SC and College of the Albemarle, Manteo, NC
2017  Installed, The Peanut Factory, Edenton, NC
2015  Making Waves, Design, Art, Science and Humanities Symposium, College of the Albemarle, Roanoke Island, NC
2014  Shock Metamorphism, Thaersaal, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany (Solo Exhibition) 
2014  Shock Metamorphism, Alte Schranne, Nördlingen, Germany (Solo Exhibition)
2014  Anonyme Zeichner/Anonymous Drawings, Pavillon am Milchhoff, Berlin, Germany
2014  Exchange, Staycation Museum, Berlin, Germany
2011  E.A.S.T, Ultralab, Austin, Texas
2010  E.A.S.T, Artpost, Austin, Texas
2010  Masters Thesis Exhibition, Creative Research Laboratory, Austin, Texas
2009  Half & Half, Creative Research Laboratory, Austin, Texas
2009  Open House, Marburger Sommerakademie (for art), Marburg, Germany
2008  Halls and Walls, UT Fine Arts Building, Austin, Texas
2007  FAB Gallery, Doty Fine Arts Building, Austin, Texas
2006  The Human Condition, Seminar on Taking Care and Dying Well, Carl Howie Center for Science, Art
  and Theology, Union Theological Seminary, Richmond, Virginia
2006  The Human Condition, Student Art Space in the VCU Commons, Richmond, Virginia
2006  VCU School of the Arts, Fine Arts Building, Richmond, Virginia
2006  Disrobed, Gallery 5, Richmond, Virginia
2005  The Human War Path, Gallery 5, Richmond, Virginia
2005  RVA Magazine and Gallery 5, Grand Opening, Richmond, Virginia
2004  M and N, Flat International, Richmond, Virginia
2003  Cortona Studies Abroad Students and Faculty, Palazzo Casali, Cortona, Italy
2002  Religion and Art, Religious Studies Department, Richmond, Virginia
2001  Open House, Marburger Sommerakademie (for art), Marburg Germany

GRANTS AND AWARDS
2019  Sculpture Space, Artist in Residence Program, Albany, NY
2018-2019 North Carolina Arts Council Artist Fellowship, NC
2018  Foundation for Contemporary Arts, Emergency Grant, NY, NY
2017  Innovation Project Grant Award, College of the Albemarle, Elizabeth City, NC
2017  Anderson Ranch, Artist in Residence Program, CO (could not attend because of teaching conflict)
2016  Vermont Studio Center, Artist in Residence Program, Johnson VT
2013-2014 J. William Fulbright Research Grant, Sculpture and Installation Art, Nördlingen and Berlin, Germany
2011  Shrimp Boat Projects Resident, could not attend because of boat malfunction, Galveston, Texas
2009-2010  University of Texas at Austin, Marshall F. Wells Scholarship and Fellowship Endowment in
  the College of Fine Arts
2008-2009  University of Texas at Austin, David Deming Endowed Scholarship in Studio Art
2007-2008  University of Texas at Austin, Irving and Jeannette Goodfriend Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Art
2007-2008  Harriet F. Batts Art Scholarship and Loan Fund,
2007-2008  Dean's Associates, Georgia B. Lucas Foundation Fund

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

2015  Making Waves, Design, Art, Science and Humanities Symposium, Coastal Studies Institute, Wanchese, NC
2009  38th Southwest Conference on Asian Studies, University of Texas at Austin, The Absent Signifier in
  Early Buddhist Art and Similarities to Twentieth and Twenty-First Century Literalist Art, panel on Buddhism in Art and Imagery

PUBLIC SCULPTURE INSTALLATION

2018  Trass Zement: Irregular Polyhedrons in the Expanded Field; 500 Years After Dürer, Rieskrater Museum, Nördlingen, Germany