• EDUCATION

    2008 Brooklyn College,The City University of New York, Brooklyn, NY. Master of Fine Art in Painting.
    2001 Goshen College, Goshen, IN. Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art.
    2000 Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI. Summer Study.

    SOLO EXHIBITIONS

    2015 Unsteady Stacks, The Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, Nebraska City, NE.
    2013 Reading For Meaning, The LUX Center for the Arts, Lincoln, NE.
    2008 Idle Hands, Realform Project Space, Brooklyn, NY.

    SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

    2017
    Cities, like dreams, Swamps where cedars grow, curated by Melanie Parke, The Provincial, Chief, MI.
    En Masse: Books Orchestrated, curated by Osman Can Yerebakan, The Center for Book Arts, New York, NY.
    Lake Effect, curated by Hartmut Austen, Oliver Art Center, Frankfort, MI.

    2016
    Art in America, curated by Julie Torres, Elizabeth Stone Harper Gallery, Presbyterian College, Clinton, SC.
    Introductions, curated by Jim Osman, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.
    Mass In, Fred Simon Gallery, Nebraska Arts Council, Omaha, NE. (two person exhibition with Byron Anway)

    2015
    Art in America, curated by Julie Torres for Artist Run, organized by Tiger Strikes Asteroid at the Satellite Show, Miami, FL.
    Distilled, The Drawing Room Gallery, Cos Cob, CT.
    Faculty and Staff Exhibition, Eisentrager-Howard Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln.
    The Flat Files: Year Two, Tiger Strikes Asteroid at Select Art Fair, Center 548, New York, NY.
    The Residents, selections from the collection of the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, Stalder Gallery, Falls City Library and Arts Center, Falls City, NE.
    You've Got Mail, Ground Floor Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

    2014
    The Flat Files: Year Two, Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Brooklyn, NY.
    MEDICI Exhibition, Eisentrager-Howard Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln.
    The Residents, Selections from the permanent collection of the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, Hastings College Art Gallery, Hastings, NE.
    VOX X: Present Tense, Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA.

    2013
    Codicology: The Art & Study of the Book, University of North Carolina Wilmington Art Gallery, Wilmington, NC.
    Nurture Art Benefit, Bernarducci Meisel Gallery, New York, NY.
    Physical Free Verse, Tugboat Gallery, Lincoln, NE. (three person exhibition with Angeles Cossio and Victoria Hoyt)
    River Market Exhibition, Kansas City Artists Coalition, Mallin and Charno Galleries, Kansas City, MO. Juried by Jerry Saltz

    2012
    Bookstore, Drift Station, Lincoln, NE.
    Little Waves, Rotunda Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln.
    Lost and Found: Belief and Doubt in Contemporary Pictures, Museum of New Art, PASSENGER Project Space, Detroit, MI and the Starkweather Arts Center, Romeo, MI.
    Works on Paper, A Benefit From the Edge, Artists Alliance Inc, Cuchifritos Gallery, New York, NY.

    2011
    Chain Letter, Samson Projects, Boston, MA.
    Transplant, J Fergeson Gallery at Metro Space Gallery, Richmond, VA.

    2010
    Area Artists, The Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH.
    Portrait of a Lady, Allegra LaViola Gallery, New York, NY.
    Stack Up, New York Art Residency & Studios Foundation Benefit Exhibition, Brooklyn, NY.

    2009
    Cornucopia: Salon #3, Veaux Gallery at EPJ, Brooklyn, NY.
    Nurture Art Benefit, The Claire Oliver Gallery, New York, NY.
    Strange Days, Thierry Goldberg Gallery, New York, NY.
    Summer Salon, LaViolaBank Gallery, New York, NY.

    2008
    MFA Thesis Show, New York Center for Art and Media Studies, New York, NY.
    Paintings, Hershberger Art Gallery, Goshen College, Goshen, IN. (two person exhibition with Erin Coleman-Cruz)
    Paper in the Wind, Realform Project Space, Brooklyn, NY.
    Rockers and Posers, Brooklyn Artists Gym, Brooklyn, NY.
    Year 1, LaViolaBank Gallery, New York, NY.

    PROJECTS

    2015
    Print edition with Tiny Showcase

    2014
    Print edition with Mammoth and Company
    Print edition with Tiny Showcase
    Solo exhibition online with Buy Some Damn Art, curated by Kate Singleton

    CURATORIAL

    2015
    Lost Looking, paintings by Maia Cruz Palileo, Cuchifritos Gallery + Project Space, New York, NY.
    Trash4Gold, co-curated with Jac Lahav, SPRING/BREAK Art Show, New York, NY.

    RESIDENCIES

    2013- 2016 Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, NE. Art in Society Teaching Artist Residency.
    2013 Chashama North, Pine Plains, NY.
    2013 Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, Nebraska City, NE.
    2012- 2013 The Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha, NE. Community Arts Residency.
    2012- 2013 The LUX Center for the Arts, Lincoln, NE. Artist-in-Residence.
    2005 Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT.
    2004 Chautauqua School of Art, Chautauqua, NY. Summer Program.
    2002 Djerassi Resident Artist Program, Woodside, CA. Resident Program Assistant.

    AWARDS

    2013 Kimmel Foundation Emerging Artist Award, Lincoln, NE.
    2008 Charles Shaw Painting Award, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY.
    2005 Artist’s Grant, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT.
    2000-01 Raymond A. Yoder Art Scholarship, Goshen College, Goshen, IN.

    PRESS AND PUBLICATIONS

    Art F City, April 17, 2017.
    Creative Boom, January 19, 2016.
    Design Crush, April 18, 2016.
    Nebraska Cultural Endowment, February 1, 2016.
    The Nice Niche, February 17, 2016.
    The Reader, January 25, 2016.
    The Reader, February 10, 2016.
    Studio Break Podcast, February 4, 2016.
    Two Coats of Paint, January 26, 2016.
    Young Space, September 28, 2016.
    BreakThru Radio, March 3, 2015.
    Fresh Paint Magazine, Issue 6, February 2015.
    The Jealous Curator, April 2, 2015.
    Anthology Magazine, May 29, 2014.
    Artsy Forager, March 10, 2014.
    BOMB Magazine, September 9, 2014.
    BRIC Short List, curated by Sally Brody, October 20, 2014.
    DIALOGIST, Volume I, Issue IV, 2014.
    Mutant Space, March 19, 2014.
    Art F City, February 12, 2008.