Sculpture, Installation, Glass

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RESUME


EDUCATION

2012  New York State College of Ceramics, School of Art and Design at
    Alfred University, Alfred NY
    Master of Fine Art, Sculpture/Dimensional Studies: Glass
2006 University of Hawaii at Manoa, Oahu, HI
    Bachelor of Fine Arts, Glass

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Present-2016  Bowling Green State University
    ~Assistant Professor and Glass Area Head
    Responsibilities include Instructing both graduate level and undergraduate students, developing pedagogy and managing thE glass studio on both administrative and technical levels.

2016-2014     Bowling Green State University
    ~Full Time Instructor and Glass Area Head

2013     Pilchuck Glass School
    ~Teaching Assistant, Fred Tschida and Mark Naylor-Luminous Sculpture (Neon)
            NYSCC, Alfred University, Alfred NY
    ~Adjunct Professor, Glass Casting Summer Intensive & Introduction         to Glassblowing
            
Alfred State College, Alfred NY
    ~Adjunct Professor, Portfolio II
2012     NYSCC, Alfred University, Alfred NY
    ~Adjunct Professor, Introduction to Sculpture
  
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2017    The Arts Commission
    ~Executive Exhibition Chair and Co-Curator -Momentum Juried Glass Exhibition
2014 S12 Galleri og Verksted, Bergen Norway
    ~Workshop Manager and Artist in Residence
2013 NYSCC, Alfred University, Alfred NY
    ~Foundry Technician
2011 NYSCC, Alfred University, Alfred NY
    ~Assistant Glass Studio Technician

AWARDS

2017    Janice Church Gallery
    Second Place Award in the Regional Michigan Juried Glass Exhibition
2015    Glass Art Society, Seattle, WA
    Selected for The Emerging Artist Presentations at the San Jose G.A.S. Conference
2013 Urbanglass MFA Exhibition, Brooklyn, NY
    Selected for solo exhibition in November 2014
   Niche Magazine, Philadelphia, PA
    Student Award- Sculptural Glass
2012 Alfred University, Alfred NY
    Cité Internationale des Arts Paris Fellowship
2011 International Student Exhibition, G.A.S. Conference, Seattle, WA.
    Honorable Mention
    The Studio at Corning Museum of Glass, Corning NY
    Full Scholarship
2004 University of Hawaii at Manoa, HI
    ~Geraldine Clark Memorial Scholarship in Glass
    ~Steinhauser and Greenberg Pilchuck Scholarship
    ~Outstanding Student Award

DEMONSTRATIONS/LECTURES

2017    
-Milsaps College, Jackson, MS
Artist Lecture
-SECAC Conference
Presenter- “Setting the Tone: Case Studies of Intersections between Glass and Music”
-Robert Minkoff Glass Pedagogy Symposium, Brooklyn, NY  
Presenter- “The Digital Apprentice”
-University of South Georgia, Gainesville, GA
Artist Lecture
2016    
Kent State University
Artist Lecture
2015    
-Bullseye Glass Convention, Bay Area, CA
Lecture on the “Residency Experience”.
 -Glass Art Society Conference, San Jose,CA
Emerging Artist Lecture
-The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
Artist Lecture and Demonstration-Glass Taxidermy
2014    
Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH
Artist Lecture
2012
 - Glass Art Society, Toledo, OH
Demonstration Assistant for Hiromi Takizawa and Angus Powers
- Lawrence Technological University, Lawrence, MI
Artist Lecture
2009  
 University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI
Artist Lecture

PUBLISHED ARTICLES

2017     Review- “Bylta:Sending” Glass Quarterly:Fall 2017.
2016    Glass Quarterly:Hot Sheet Interview. Urbanglass blog
2015  An Arrangement of Skin, Glass Art Society 44th Annual Conference Journal, Seattle WA.
2015  Portfolio, Glass Network Magazine (UK), December Issue.    

RESIDENCIES

2014 S12 Galleri og Verksted, Bergen, Norway
2012 Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France              

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018 Alterative Beginnings, River House Arts Toledo, OH
2017 Alternative Beginnings 1, Gallery at Milsaps College, Jackson, MS
2017 Umwelt, Roy C. Moore Art Gallery at University of North Georgia,         Gainesville, GA. (upcoming)
2014 The Distance of the Moon, Agnes Varis Art Center at UrbanGlass,         Brooklyn, NY
2012 A Form more Familiar, Fosdick-Nelson Gallery, Alfred, NY
2007 A Wild Beast, TOWN, Honolulu, HI            

PERFORMANCES

2017    Bylta-Sending. Performance with Tinna Thorsteindottir, Urbanglass, Brooklyn, NY.
2017    Bylta-Sending. Performance with Tinna Thorsteindottir, Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, VA.
2017    Bylta-Sending. Performance with Tinna Thorsteindottir, Glass Art Society Conference, Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, VA.
2015  Bylta,2300 Performance with Tinna Thorsteindottir, Glass Ampitheater, Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY.
2014 Cry Piano, Prepared Piano Collaboration with Tinna Thorsteinsdóttir, S12 Galleri og Verksted, Bergen, Norway

JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2017    Michigan Regional Glass Exhibition, Janice Charach Gallery, West Bloomfield, MI
2016      LifeForms 2016, Hodge Gallery at the Pittsburgh Glass Center, Pittsburgh PA and Houghton Gallery at 171 Cedar Arts, Corning, NY    
2015    Gathering: Glass from the Heartland, Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IA
2014    Michigan Regional Glass Exhibition, Janice Charach Gallery, West Bloomfield, MI
2014    HotGlass, Toledo Arts Commission, Toledo, OH
2013     Art in Craft Media, Burchfield Penny Art Center at Buffalo State, Buffalo,NY
2013    Glass Invitational, ARTS of the Southern Finger Lakes, Corning, NY
2012    Urbanglass MFA Exhibition, 111 Front St., Brooklyn, NY
2012    Young and Loving, S12 Gallery, Bergen, Norway
2007    Bethel Street Gallery Juried Exhibition, Bethel Street Gallery, Honolulu, HI
2006    Hawaii Craftsmen Juried Exhibition, Academy Art Center, Honolulu,         HI

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015     Faculty Exhibition, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH
2014     Faculty Exhibition, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 2013 35th Annual Outdoor Light Exhibition, Museum of Illuminated             Phenomenon, Alfred NY.
2013    Exploding Boundaries: Faculty and Staff Explorations in Drawing,Fosdick Nelson Gallery
2011 Light up the Night, Glassfest, Corning, NY.
2011    International Student Exhibition, G.A.S. Conference, Seattle, WA.
2010     Six, Gallery 1608, West Palm Beach, FL.