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// EDUCATION

2012 UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY // MFA Lexington, KY

2007 UNIVERSITY OF THE SOUTH; SEWANEE // BA in Studio Art Sewanee, TN

 

// SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018

Upcoming: CUNSTHAUS Tampa, FL

 

2017

PURDUE UNIVERSITY FOUNTAIN GALLERY, Clearly Confused Lafayette, IN

UNIVERSITY OF THE SOUTH, CARLOS GALLERY, Fired Up Sewanee, TN

APPALSHOP GALLERY, Warm Guns & Bloated Flags Whitesburg, KY

 

2016

INSTITUTE 193, OK-47 Lexington, KY

WILD GOOSE FARM, Gun Show Kent, CT

 

2012

LEXINGTON VISUAL COLLECTIVE, home/place Lexington, KY

BRIGGS THEATRE screening of home/place Lexington, KY

 

// SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018

Upcoming: SCHAUFENSTER GALLERY, Paingame / Gain Berlin, Germany

Upcoming: NEW SCHOOL New York, NY

 

2017

Upcoming: GROUND FLOOR GALLERY

Upcoming: THE MIDWAY GALLERY San Fran, CA

Upcoming: SEARS PEYTON GALLERY, Light in the Dark New York, NY

YALE UNIVERSITY, Branford College Gallery, Broad Stripes & Bright Stars New Haven, CT

ARTSWESTCHESTER, Give Us The Vote White Plains, NY

WAYFARERS GALLERY, Woven Brooklyn, NY

AFFORDABLE ART FAIR, Fired Up, Melted Down New York, NY

HARRIS ART GALLERY, University of La Verne, Unloaded La Verne, CA

VERMONT STUDIO CENTER GALLERY, Bitter Candy Johnson, VT

WOSKOB FAMILY GALLERY at Penn State, Home Economics State College, PA

ELY CENTER FOR CONTEMPORARY ART, Broad Stripes and Bright Stars New Haven, CT

SHIVA GALLERY, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, Weapon of Choice New York, NY

WASSAIC PROJECT MAXON MILLS GALLERY, Vagabond Time Killers Wassaic, NY

SANTA CLARITA CITY HALL GALLERY, Stars and Stripes Imagined Santa Clarita, CA

MINNEAPOLIS COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN, Unloaded Minneapolis, MN

AA COLLECTIONS, Very Far Away From Anywhere Else Vienna, Austria

TROUT GALLERY, Dickinson College, Unloaded Carlisle, PA

INSTITUTE OF CONTEMPORARY ART AT MECA, Unloaded Portland, ME

PARIS ON PONCE in partnership with DASHBOARD, Unloaded Atlanta, GA

SOJOURN, Responding to Violence and the Gun Louisville, KY

CORNELL ART MUSEUM, Old School Square, Fabricated Delray Beach, FL

BOLIVAR ART GALLERY, University of KY, Unloaded Lexington, KY

KNOCKDOWN CENTER, Nasty Woman Exhibition Queens, NY

 

2016

ALISON MILNE GALLERY, Pretty / Peculiar Toronto, ON

REDLINE GALLERY, Accessory (A Gun Fad) Denver, CO

A+E STUDIOS, This is NOT a Safe Space New York, NY

IN ERSTEN, We Gave Our Best… Now the Rest is Up to the Hope Chest Vienna, Austria

WASSAIC PROJECT, Appetite for Destruction Wassaic, NY

QUOTIDIAN, Breadbox Gallery Lexington, KY

PENELOPE GALLERY, We Gave Our Best…Now the Rest is Up to the Hope Chest Queens, NY

TREEHOUSE GALLERY, Sunset Overdrive New York, NY

2014 HOT DOCS, Deal Maker pitch session Toronto, ON

 

2012

REEL VISIONS TV SERIES KY, Educational Television broadcast

RADIATOR GALLERY New York, NY

TNC GALLERY New York, NY

MEDUSA GALLERY, Lomcevak Lexington, KY

 

2011

SIDEWALK MOVING PICTURES FESTIVAL Birmingham, AL

 

2009

GLORIA SINGLETARY GALLERY, Showing Off Lexington, KY

 

2007

CARNEGIE GALLERY Sewanee, TN ED CARLOS GALLERY, Rhythm of the Handfall Sewanee, TN

 

// SELECTED AWARDS + GRANTS + RESIDENCIES

2017 VERMONT STUDIO CENTER residency fellowship recipient

NES ARTIST RESIDENCY, Skagastrond, Iceland

2016 WASSAIC ARTIST RESIDENCY, Wassaic, NY

EMMY NOMINATION for CBS documentary, “Faith, Hope & the Burden of Addiction”

HARVARD’S PLURALISM PROJECT photography winner

2011 JAMES S. BROWN GRANT awarded for film work done in Appalachia

UK APPALACHIAN RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM winner Appalachian arts showcase

2010 KENTUCKY FOUNDATION FOR WOMEN artist enrichment grant recipient

2007 CROSS CULTURAL AWARD recipient for film work done in Jamaica

 

// SELECTED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

CBS NEWS: RELIGION & CULTURE Associate Producer, New York, NY 2014 - present

DIGITAL FILM ACADEMY Instructor, New York, NY 2012 - 2017

APPALSHOP Documentary Instructor, Whitesburg, KY 2011 - 2012

UK COLLEGE OF ARTS & SCIENCES Creative Director, Lexington, KY 2010 – 2012

 

// SELECTED PRESS

THE NEW YORK TIMES, What to See in New York Galleries This Week July 9, 2017

HUFFINGTON POST, What It Means To Be An Artist In The Time Of Trump Nov 17, 2016

THE GUARDIAN & THE LONDON OBSERVER, Gun control? Softly does it Nov 14, 2016

HUFFINGTON POST, The Soft, 'Impotent' Gun Sculptures Taking On Toxic Masculinity Nov 7, 2016

HYPERALLERGIC, Pillowy Gun Sculptures Take Aim at US' Culture of Violence, April 12, 2016

VICE'S THE CREATORS PROJECT, Meet the Artist Quilting Flaccid Pink AK-47s, March 23, 2016

BUSTLE, This Female Artist is Turning Guns Into Hand-Stitched Pillows, Jan 11, 2016

ART F CITY, This Week’s Must-see Art Events: Are You Sure You Want to Delete That Account? August 24, 2015