Curriculum Vitae

Education

2018                      Master of Art History Candidate. The University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona. Expected graduation May 2018.

2017                      Master of Fine Arts. The University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

2005                     Bachelor of Fine Arts: Painting and Drawing. The University of Montana. Missoula, Montana.

2000                     Ball State University. Muncie, Indiana.                          

 

Solo Exhibitions   

2017                      A Geology of the Senses. Joseph Gross Gallery. University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

2016                      Nunatak. Lionel Rombach Gallery. University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

                              Walking on Ice. Tombaugh Gallery. Las Cruces, New Mexico.

                              Hot and Cold: Sensorial Encounters in the Western Landscape. University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona

                              Culling Glacier. The Richmond Collective. Spokane, Washington.

                              Glacier Drawing Project.  The Lands Council. Spokane, Washington.

                              Glacier Drawing Project.  Local Color Gallery. Whitefish, Montana.

2015                      Glacier Drawing Project. Radius Side-car. Missoula, Montana.

2014                      Marquis. Le Petit Outre. Missoula, Montana.

2013                      Wilderspiel. The Brink Gallery. Missoula, Montana.

2010                      Patterns of Identity. The Catalyst. Missoula, Montana.

                              Pointing at the Moon. Ceretana Gallery. Missoula, Montana.

2008                    Worrying About Relations. Ceretana Gallery. Missoula, Montana.

2007                     Fabric of Our Lives. Missoula Art Museum. Missoula, Montana.

                              Subject to Gravity. Gold Dust Gallery. Missoula, Montana.

 

Group Exhibitions

2017                      Emerge 2017. Art Intersection. Gilbert, Arizona. Juror: Clare Benson

2016                      Graduate Open Studios. University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

                              Avant – AZ. Exploded View. Tucson, Arizona.

                              Group de Brink: Bye. The Brink Gallery. Missoula, Montana.

                              MAS Attack X – Fine Art Complex 1101. Curated by Grant Vetter and ARTRA Curatorial Tempe, Arizona.

                              Infuse Retrospective – Lionel Rombach Gallery. The University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

2015                      f i V e – The Loft Cinema. Tucson, Arizona.

                              Combined – Lionel Rombach Gallery. The University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

                              A Group Exhibition – Boat House Gallery. Tucson, Arizona.

                              Scapes – Honorable Mention Award. Radius Gallery, Missoula, Montana.

                              School of Fine Arts Graduate Student Group Show – Lionel Rombach Gallery. Tucson, Arizona.

2014                      Misplaced – Exploded View, Tucson, Arizona.

                              Missoula Art Museum's Annual Art Auction – Missoula Art Museum, Missoula, Montana.

2013                      Small Works Show – Curated by Patricia Thornton. Brunswick Gallery. Missoula, Montana.

                              Love Me Love Me Not – Voncommon. Missoula, Montana.

2012                      Super Show – Voncommon. Missoula, Montana.

2011                       ReShuffle – Brink Gallery. Missoula, Montana.

                              Missoula Now! – Burns Street Gallery. Missoula, Montana.

 

Professional Experience

2015-pres.            GTA, Instructor of record. School of Fine Arts. The University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

2015                     Artists-In-Residence. U.S. Forest Service and Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness Foundation. Cooke City. Montana.

2014-pres.            Glacier Drawing Project. Various Locations in Montana.

2014                     Funded Kickstarter Campaign for The Glacier Drawing Project.

2011-14.                 Director and Founder. Voncommon Art Studios and Gallery. Missoula, Montana.

2009-14               Graphic Designer. Missoula Independent. Missoula, Montana.

2005-pres.          Graphic Designer. Marquis Design. Missoula, Montana.

2012-13                Art Instructor. C.S Porter Middle School. Missoula, Montana.

2009                   Artist in Residence. Montana Artists Refuge. Basin, Montana.

2006-09             Founding Member & Performer. Open Field Artists.  Missoula, Montana.

2004                   Museum Aide. Missoula Art Museum. Missoula, Montana.  

2004                   Curatorial Internship. Missoula Art Museum. Missoula, Montana.

2001-03              Assistant Preparator. Ball State University Museum of Art. Muncie, Indiana.

                             

Talks, Lectures and Events

2017                      A Geology of the Senses. Artist talk at MFA exhibition preview gala. University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

                              A Geology of the Senses. Presentation at Trouble with Wilderness Symposium. University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

                              Absent and Adjacent. Curator of student art exhibit. Boat House Gallery. Tucson, Arizona.

                              Glacier Views. Print viewing at Center for Creative Photography. Tucson, Arizona.

                              Guest Artists. Collage and alternative processes. ART 326. University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

                              Guest Artists. Painting. ART 380. University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona

2016                      <T> Here. CEART Tijuana. Tijuana, Mexico.

                               The Water Project. Tucson High School. Tucson, Arizona.

                               The Water Project. University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

                               Glacier Drawing Project. Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness Foundation. REI. Bozeman, Montana.

                               My experience in the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness. Elk River Books. Livingston, Montana.

                               Graduate Open Studios Coordinator. University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

                               Guest Artist. Concepts and Issues. ART 590. University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

2015                       Guest Artist. Professional Practices. ART 490. University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

 

Awards and Scholarships

              

2017                      Medici Scholarship. The University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

                              Albert M. Haldeman Scholarship in Art History. The University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

2016                      The UA Confluencenter for Creative Inquiry Graduate Fellowship. Tucson, Arizona.

                              Nancy K. Strauss Art Scholarship Endowment.  The University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

                              Medici Scholarship. The University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

2015                      Medici Scholarship. The University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

                              Anne Morton Memorial Scholarship. The University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

                              Marion Hughes Glew Scholarship. The University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

                              Honorable Mention. Scapes. The Radius Gallery. Missoula, Montana.

2014                      Arts Scholarship. The University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

                              School of Art Scholarship. The University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

                              Sarnoff Scholarship. The University of Arizona. Tucson, Arizona.

 

Press

2016                      The Arts Beacon. MAS Attack at Fine Arts Complex 1101.

2015                      Missoula Independent. “Glacier Solitaire.”

                              Missoulian. “Glacier Drawing Project.”

2014                      Flathead Beacon. “Saving Montana's Glaciers, One Drawing at a Time.”

                              Glacierhub.org. “Drawing Montana's Glaciers at a Glacial Pace.”

                              Missoulian. “Artist Launches Kickstarter to Sketch Montana's Glaciers.”