Education

2017

University of Chicago (Chicago, IL), Master of Fine Arts – Visual Art

2014

Virginia Commonwealth University (Richmond, VA), Summer Studio Program

2009

University of Wisconsin (Madison, WI), Bachelor of Fine Arts & Dance Certificate

 

Selected Exhibitions & Performances

2017

Aggregate Animated Short Film Festival, Aggregate Space Gallery, Oakland, CA

Summer Student Projects, Logan Center Exhibitions, Chicago, IL

Body + Camera Festival, Mana Contemporary, Chicago, IL

And and and: Part 1, Logan Center Exhibitions, Chicago, IL

Screen Share: Animation, Logan Center, Screening Room, Chicago, IL

2016

F for Fake, The National Women's Studies Association Conference, Montreal, Quebec

F for Fake, Feminist Media Studio at Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

The Path is Not Linear, Blanc Gallery, Chicago, IL

Who Cares for the Sky (Sabina Ott), Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL

Extant, Studio 213 at Mana Contemporary, Chicago, IL

2015

Open Box, Little Boxes Theater, San Francisco, CA

2014

Autumn Lights Festival, Gardens at Lake Merritt, Oakland, CA

Meat Grinder, Virginia Commonwealth University Fine Arts Building, Richmond, VA

2013

Upgrade SF: Networked Gestures, Asterisk, San Francisco, CA

2012

Fabrication, Last Ave Window Gallery, San Francisco, CA

New Works, Brittany Baxton-Ramus, San Francisco, CA.

2011

La Gran Pachanga, 111 Minna Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Guerilla Art, Arc Studios & Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2010

Dollhouse, Arc Studios & Gallery, San Francisco, CA. Jack Fischer, Juror

2009

How to Bury Cotton Balls, Common Wealth Gallery, Madison, WI

Assume Nothing, Union Street Gallery, Chicago, IL, Peter Jones, Juror

Save! 12 Voluptuous Tramps, 7th Floor Gallery, Madison, WI

2008

Mami Wata: Arts for Water Spirits, Chazen Museum of Art, Madison, WI

Fall Faculty Concert, Margaret H'Doubler Performance Space, Madison, WI

The Pain and the Yearning: An old woman experiences pain & yearning, 7th Floor Gallery, Madison, WI.  Wendy Cooper, Guest Curator

 

Publications

2016

Documenta 14 South magazine (Issue #8, #3)

William Pope.L’s H+G; http://www.documenta14.de/en/south/

2009

Illumination – Vol. 6, No. 1 (Madison, WI)

Undergraduate Journal of Humanities, pg. 11-13

2008

The Daily Cardinal – Dec. 10(Madison, WI)

Photo and review of group exhibition, pg. 5

 

Artist Talks

2016

Arts, Science & Culture Collaboration Grantee Presentations (Chicago, IL)

Expose Yourself! – UChicago Arts, Science & Culture Initiative (Chicago, IL)

2010

Dollhouse Artist Talks – Arc Studios & Gallery (San Francisco, CA)

2009

Illumination Artist Talks- Open Book Café (Madison, WI)

 

Performance Production

2008-2010

Kanopy Dance Company (Madison, WI) Backstage Manager

2005-2009

Illuminations Dance Dept. (Monroe, WI) Asst. Artistic Director

 

Teaching Experience

(2018)

Post-MFA Fellow – University of Chicago

       Visual Language: On Objects

2015-2017

Course Assistant – University of Chicago

Visual Language: On Time & Space (Catherine Sullivan, William Pope.L,

Jason Salavon); Visual Language: On Images (Lauren Beck); Color Theory

(Katherine Desjardins); Visual Language: On Objects (Amber Ginsberg)

2005-09

Assistant Artistic Director – Illuminations Dance Department (Monroe, WI)

Teacher & Choreographer for K-12 classes

2006

Master Class Teacher- Monroe High School Fine Arts Festival (Monroe, WI)

 Plein-Air Painting and Site Specific Tree Sculpture

 

Other Experience

2017-Prsnt

 Jason Salavon (Chicago, IL) Studio Assistant

 Weinberg Newton Gallery (Chicago, IL) Event Staff

2016-2017

 Hyde Park Art Center (Chicago, IL) Front Desk Intern

2016-2017

 Cluster Talk Committee (Dept. of Visual Art, UofC) Co-Coordinator

2016-2017

 Screen Share Committee (University of Chicago) MFA representative

2011-2014

 Southern Exposure (San Francisco, CA) Volunteer

 

Awards

2017-2018

Field Trip/Notes/Guide Fellowship – UofC Arts, Science & Culture Initiative

Post-MFA Teaching Fellowship – University of Chicago

2016

Humanities Tuition Fellowship – University of Chicago

2015

Arts, Science & Culture Graduate Collaboration Grant – University of Chicago Arts

Humanities Tuition Fellowship – University of Chicago

2014

Sculpture Summer Studio Program Scholarship – Virginia Commonwealth University

2007

William F. Vilas Grant, University of Wisconsin – Madison

2005

Albert Geigel Scholarship, University of Wisconsin – Madison

Leonard G. Maske Scholarship, University of Wisconsin – Madison