EDUCATION

Master of Fine Arts, Boston University, Painting, 2009

Bachelor of Fine Arts, California State University, Long Beach, Drawing and Painting, 2006


TEACHING

Adjunct Lecturer, Painting and Drawing Fall 2014 - Present

Georgetown University, Department of Art and Art History, Washington, DC

Painting 1 Acrylic; Painting 1 Oil; Drawing 1


Adjunct Assistant Professor, Foundations Fall 2014 - Fall 2017

Northern Virginia Community College, Fine Arts Program, Alexandria, VA

Drawing 1; Fundamentals of Design 1&2; Watercolor 1,2&3; Painting 1&2


Instructor, Drawing Summer 2016 - Present

The Art League School, Alexandria, VA

Basic Drawing; Artistic Anatomical Drawing


Non-Tenure Track Assistant Professor, Foundations Fall 2011 - Spring 2014

Western Oregon University, Art Department, Monmouth, OR

Introduction to Drawing; Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced Drawing; 2-D Design; Color Theory; Intermediate and Advanced Painting


Visiting Artist Summer 2011

Torpedo Factory Art Center, Alexandria, VA

Selected in a nationally juried competition to be a visiting artist at one of the largest visual art centers in the US.


Teaching Assistant Fall 2007 - Spring 2009

Boston University, School of Visual Arts, Boston, MA

Anatomy and Figure Drawing; Drawing 1


ART EXHIBITIONS

2019 THE ART LEAGUE STUDENT/FACULTY SHOW, The Art League Gallery, Alexandria, VA

2018 10th ANNUAL EXPRESSIONS PORTRAIT COMPETITION EXHIBIT, Art Space Gallery, Herndon VA

2018 THE ART LEAGUE 49TH ANNUAL PATRONS’ SHOW FUNDRAISER, The Art League Gallery, Alexandria, VA

2018 THE ART LEAGUE STUDENT/FACULTY SHOW, The Art League Gallery, Alexandria, VA

2017 THE ART LEAGUE 49TH ANNUAL PATRONS’ SHOW FUNDRAISER, The Art League Gallery, Alexandria, VA

2017 THE ART LEAGUE STUDENT/FACULTY SHOW, The Art League Gallery, Alexandria, VA

2016 CONNECTION, Atlantic Gallery, New York City, NY

2016 STROKES OF GENIUS, Maryland Federation of Art, Circle Gallery, Annapolis, MD

2015 NVCC ART FACULTY SHOW, Alexandria, VA

2015 IN THE FLESH 5, Target Gallery, Torpedo Factory Art Center, Alexandria, VA

2014 NVCC ART FACULTY SHOW, Alexandria, VA

2014 WILD WOMEN: LUCK BE A LADY, River Gallery, Independence, OR

2013 WOU ART FACULTY BIENNIAL SHOW, Cannon Gallery of Art, Monmouth, OR

2012 WOU ART FACULTY EXHIBIT, North Santiam Hall Gallery, Corvallis, OR

2011 WOU ART FACULTY BIENNIAL SHOW, Cannon Gallery of Art, Monmouth, OR

2011 SYNERGY, Target Gallery, Torpedo Factory Art Center, Alexandria, VA

2009 M.F.A. THESIS SHOW, 808 Gallery, Boston, MA

2008 M.F.A. CANDIDATE SHOW, Commonwealth Gallery, Boston, MA

2006 INSIGHTS, University Art Museum, CSU, Long Beach, CA

2006 B.F.A. DRAWING & PAINTING SENIOR EXHIBITION, Gatov Gallery, Long Beach, CA

2006 CONCRETE REMAINS, Teal Street Studio, Culver City, CA

2006 MOMENT, Werby Gallery, Long Beach, CA


AWARDS AND PUBLICATIONS

August 2011 Daily Campello Art News

June 2011 Mount Vernon Gazette

2007 - 2009 Constatin Alajalov Scholarship, Boston University

2006 Figure Drawing and Painting Award, California State University, Long Beach