EDUCATION                                                                                                                                                        
2011 MFA in Fine Arts, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2009 BFA in Studio Art, Sculpture and Ceramics, Suma cum laude, Honors in Art Studio, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016 Lakkos, Lakkos Neighborhood, Crete, Greece  

2015 Miradouro das Caixas de Madeira, Irreal Gallery, Lisbon, PT

2013      Of Limes and Camouflage, F.AIR, Florence, IT

2011-2012      Collect, Skin, Dry, Stitch, Repeat, Make Hang Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2009     Piel, [AC]2 Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico

SELECTED JURIED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017      Ecosistemi, Fondazione Biagiotti Progetto Arte, Florence, IT

2016      Oltre il Giardino, Giardino di Buoniamici, Prato, IT

               Mappings, Numeroventi, Firenze, IT

                Giardini, Pontremoli in Art, Pontremoli, IT

2015       Under Pressure, Ex Chiesa di San Giovanni, Prato, IT

2014       Contemporary Visions, La Galleria Mantero, Portovenere, IT

  Linoleum, De Liceiras 18, Oporto, PT

  Premio Factory Athena, Ippodromo, Firenze, IT

          Tracce, Museo Polveriera Guzman, Orbetello, It

                Contemporary Visions, Multiverso, Florence, It

2013       Mostra Internazionale dell’Artigianato 2013, Fortezza da Basso, Florence, It

                F.LIGHT, Florence University of the Arts, Florence, IT

                Borders, Satycation Museum, Berlin, DE

                Taste, Root Division, San Francisco, CA

2012      Wanderings, Gallery La Muse, Labastide Esparbairenque, France

Foraging, Gallery 454, San Francisco, CA 

 Surface Design, Art Works Downtown, San Rafael, CA

2011     MFA Thesis Exhibition, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA 

       Craft Forward Conference Exhibition, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

      Manufactured Organic, Root Division, San Francisco, CA

 Oroborous, The Writer’s Studio, San Francisco, CA

2010       Italy: Contemporary Art and Culture, North and South Gallery, Oakland, CA

12 Point Perspective, Diocesan Museum, Pienza, IT

 Symbolic Flow, Sub Mission Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2008-2010   Judicial Notice III, Bernalillo County Metropolitan Court, Albuquerque, NM 

2009     Presence through Form, Performance at the de Young Museum, San  Francisco, CA

2008     Through Feminist Eyes, Juried by Judy Chicago and Meinrad Craighead at the Masley Art Gallery,

University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

Precious, John Summers Gallery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

Mariposa Presents Ceramics, Mariposa Gallery, Albuquerque, NM

Proximity, John Summers Gallery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

Tin Can and Banana Art, VSA North Forth Art Center, Albuquerque, NM

Spring Training, SCA Contemporary Art, Albuquerque, NM

HONORS AND AWARDS                                                                                               

2013              Fulbright Travel Grant Award to Berlin Seminar

2012-2013 Fulbright Study and Research Grant Scholar, Italy

2011              Alternate, Fulbright Study and Research Grant, Italy

2009           2008-2009 McRae Outstanding UNM Student Senior Award

2008-2009    Charis Ann Mckelvy Memorial Scholarship

The Charles Mattox Scholarship

2008             Ronald E. McNair Summer Research Fellowship

  Research Opportunity Program Scholar of the Year

2007               Research Opportunity Program Summer Research Fellowship

RESIDENCIES

*Residencies awarded but unable to attend

2016             Lakkos AIR, Heraklion, Crete, GR

                      Numeroventi Micro Residency, Florence, IT

                      Zaratan, Lisbon, PT*

2015              Atelier Real, Lisbon, PT

2014            DE LICEIRAS 18, Oporto, PT

Can Serrat Artist In Residence, El Bruc, ES

2013               La Ville Matte Artist in Residence, Sardinia, IT*

                       F.AIR Florence Artist in Residence, Florence, Italy

2012               La Muse, Labastide Esparbairenque, France

2011-2012     Make Hang Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA