Education:

2016           BFA Art Studio, University of Kentucky,  Lexington, KY

2015           Universidad de Belgrano, Argentina (Fall Semester)

2014           Kentucky Institute of International Studies, Italy (Summer Session)

2013           Shanghai University, Shanghai, China (Summer Session)

 

Grants/Awards/Honors:

2016           First Place, Oswald Research and Creativity Competition, University of Kentucky Undergraduate Research, Lexington, KY

                   Scholarship, Theophilia Joan Oexmann Original Art Award, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

                   Best in Show, Open Studio, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

                   Windgate Fellowship, nominee

                   Scholarship, Student Arts Board Competition Viewer’s Choice Award, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

2015          Scholarship, College of Fine Arts Achievement Award, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

                  Scholarship, Artist Bill Fischer Memorial Scholarship Fund (2nd year recipient), Community Foundation, Louisville, KY

                  Scholarship, University of Kentucky Education Abroad

                  Scholarship, Thaddeus Colson & Isabelle Saalwaechter Fitzpatrick Scholarship Fund, Community Foundation, Louisville, KY

2014          Scholarship, Theophilia Joan Oexmann Original Art Award, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

                 Scholarship, University of Kentucky Education Abroad

                 Scholarship, Laura Lee Sipes Memorial, Community Foundation Louisville

                 Scholarship, Artist Bill Fischer Memorial Scholarship Fund, Community Foundation Louisville

2013        Scholarship, Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholar, US Department of State/Institute of International Studies, Houston, TX

               Scholarship, University of Kentucky Education Abroad

               Scholarship, University of Kentucky Confucius Institute, Lexington, KY

               University of Kentucky’s Literary Journal, SHALE, Fall and Spring editions

 

Exhibitions:

2016            Young Artists Exhibit, Peace Gallery, Lexington, KY

                    Synthetic Natural Solo Exhibition, Bolivar Gallery, Lexington, KY

                     Open Studio, Bolivar Gallery, Lexington, KY

                    University Open, Arts Place Gallery, Lexington, KY

2014            Extruding ARTifacts, Tuska Gallery, Lexington, KY

                    Carrie Ellis Exhibition, Barnhart Gallery, Lexington, KY

                    Iron Pour Exhibition, Barnhart Gallery, Lexington, KY

     FotoFocus Biennial Student Show, Findlay Project Space, Cincinatti, Ohio

     Kentucky Institute of International Studies Exhibition, Morrison Gallery, Elizabethtown, KY

                   International Showcase, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

2013          Foundations, Barnhart Gallery, Lexington, KY

                 Study Abroad Exhibition, Shanghai University,   Shanghai, China

                China Exhibition, Barnhart Gallery, Lexington, KY

                Sculpture: Past, Present, and Future, Rasdall Gallery, Lexington, KY

               University of Kentucky Photoshop Exhibition, Griffin’s Modern Motel, Lexington, KY

               Medal of Honor Convention, Frazier History Museum, Louisville, KY

              Medal of Honor Convention, Galt House Hotel, Louisville, KY

             Congressional Exhibition, Water Tower Place, Louisville, KY

Extracurricular:

2016            Internship, Sculpture Trails, Solsberry, IN

                    Workshop, 3D Printing and Process, 4H Camp, Lexington, KY

                    Volunteer, University of Kentucky Health Services, Kreative Katz (Art Therapy)                                                    

2015            Volunteer, TECHO (Building houses for families in need), Buenos Aires, Argentina

                   Workshop, 3D Printing, Sloss Furnaces, Birmingham, Alabama

2014            Internship, Artist Assistant & Gallery Assistant, Lexington Art League, Lexington, KY

                   Art Editor, SHALE Literary Magazine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY (Through Present 2016)