Education

Core Fellowship, Penland School of Crafts, 2014-16

Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies, Oberlin College, 2011
Bachelor of Music, Oberlin Conservatory, 2011

Exhibitions

Two Person

2017

Softcore, Valet Gallery, Richmond, VA

Group

2019

Materials: Hard + Soft, Greater Denton Arts Council, Denton, TX

2018

Bling It Out, Iridian Gallery, Richmond, VA
Earrings Galore, Heidi Lowe Gallery, Rehoboth Beach, DE
Ambiguously Yours: deconstructing gender, The Hofheimer, Richmond, VA

2017

From Minimal to Bling, Society of Arts + Crafts, Boston, MA
[WORK], The Visual Arts Center of Richmond, Richmond, VA
Po' Boy!, Ornament and Object, SNAG Nexus, New Orleans, LA
Touchy Feely, Baltimore Jewelry Center, Baltimore, MD
Spectrum, Lillstreet Gallery, Chicago, IL

2016

(Up)Setting the Stone, SNAG Online Exhibition
HotDog!, Ornament and Object, Chicago, IL
Penland Clay: Shaping North Carolina Ceramics, North Carolina Pottery Center, Seagrove, NC
At Work: Penland School of Crafts, Leeds Gallery, Earlham IN
Yunomi Invitational, AKAR Gallery, Iowa City, IA

2015

Personal Effects, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC
Cup: The Intimate Object XI, Charlie Cummings Gallery, Gainesville, FL
Steinfest 2015, Claymakers, Durham, NC
Yunomi Invitational, AKAR Gallery, Iowa City, IA

2014

Core Show, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC
7th International Texas Teapot Tournament, 18 Hands Gallery, Houston, TX

Awards

2013

Emerging Artist, Carolina Designer Craftsmen Guild

Experience

Studio Manager, The Visual Arts Center of Richmond, Richmond, VA, 2016-current
Instructor, The Visual Arts Center of Richmond, Richmond, VA, 2016-current
Interim Gallery Registrar, The Visual Arts Center of Richmond, Richmond, VA, 2017-2018
Technical Assistant, Ceramic Sculpture Workshop with Pattie Chalmers, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, 2017
Technical Assistant, Concrete Casting Workshop with Mia Hall, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, 2016
Studio Assistant, Claymakers, Durham, NC, 2011-2014
Studio Assistant, Oberlin Pottery Coop, Oberlin, OH, 2008-2011

Press

American Craft Magazine, “Shiny Objects, Sharp Minds, 20+ Jewelry Luminaries” Vol. 78, No. 3, June/July 2018
New Brooches: 400+ contemporary jewelry designs, Nicolas Estrada, promopress, 2018
GAYRVA.com, “Softcore” Explores Queer Masculinity & Body Image Through Art, December 6, 2017