Curriculum Vitae 

 

 

EDUCATION

 

2016-20  Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting Major (pending),

                          Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH          

 

PUBLIC ART PROJECTS

 

2019         Chalk Artist in collaboration with the Creative

                          Fusion Project; Green Bulkhead, Cleveland, OH 

                    Parade the Circle Internship, Cleveland Museum of Art,

                         Cleveland, OH

2018         Featured Artist at the Cleveland Museum of Art Chalk

                         Festival (Jamie Cohen-Kiraly, collaborator)

2018         Rhythm of the City Mural, Case Western Reserve

                         Campus, Cleveland, OH (collaborators: Jamie

                         Cohen-Kiraly, Madison Link, Lemma Shafik) 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2020       Student Independent Exhibition, Reinberger Gallery,

                         Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH

                    I am the River, Waterloo Arts, Cleveland, OH

2019         Exhibitionist, Roulet Gallery, Cleveland Institute of Art,

                         Cleveland, OH

                    Featured Artist at Walkabout Tremont, Climb CLE,

                         Tremont, OH

                    What’s Hidden in the Grass, Bostwick Design,

                         Cleveland, OH

2018         Mimosas after Midnight, Cleveland Institute of Art,

                         Cleveland, OH

2017          Student Independent Exhibition, Cleveland Institute of Art,

                         Cleveland, OH

                    Flesh Prison: Painted Bodies Exhibition, Cleveland

                         Institute of Art, Cleveland OH

2012         George Gore Memorial Benefit Exhibition, Boar’s Crossing,

                         Carlsbad, CA

2011          Local Talent Exhibition, Queen Bee’s Art & Cultural

                         Center, San Diego, CA

                    San Diego Indie Fest, Liberty Station, San Diego, CA

                    Women Only Art Show, Sudden Art Gallery X Thumbprint

                         Gallery, San Diego, CA

                    ARTcade: RAW San Diego, 4th&B, San Diego, CA

                    Unearthed: RAW San Diego, 4th&B, San Diego, CA

2010         My Soiree, The Onyx Room, San Diego, CA

                    Horrible Imaginings Film Festival & Art Exhibition,

                         10th Avenue Theatre, San Diego, CA

 

CLIENT COMISSIONS

 

2019         Designer and painter of Twiisted Abstraction,

                         Christopher Pappas, Medina, OH

                    Designer and Painter of Cleveland City Skyline Mural,

                          Ron Waldegar, Newburgh Heights, OH

2016         Designer and Painter of interior mural, Castle in the

                          Clouds, Private Client, Akron, OH

2010         Designer and Painter of interior mural,

                          Las Pulgas, Camp Pendleton, CA

2007        Designer and Painter of interior mural, 

                          Camp Lejeune, NC 

 

PERFORMANCES 

 

2019         Arts Performer, Cleveland Museum of Art,

                          Waterloo Arts Fest, Waterloo Arts District, OH 

                    Arts Performer, Cleveland Museum of Art, Tri-C Jazz

                          Festival, Playhouse Square, Cleveland, OH

                    Arts Performer, Cleveland Museum of Art, Parade the Circle,

                          University Circle, Cleveland, OH

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

2020        The right time is now for Marine Corps vet’s art career.

                          Link Magazine, Feb

2019         Color Outside the Lines Interview, Cleveland Magazine,

                          Aug/Sept 

                    Artist Directory, Aesthetica Art & Culture Magazine,

                          Issue 90, Aug/Sept 

2012         Bravura: The Literary Journal of Palomar College,

                          Annual, Spring 

 

AWARDS / GRANTS

 

2019         Suzy Spitz ’77 Memorial Scholarship

                    Liza Noble ’48 Scholarship for Excellence in Painting

2018         Norita Wyse Berman Memorial Award

                          for Excellence in Painting

2016-20   Federal SEOG Grant

                    Federal Pell Grant

                    Cleveland Institute of Art Gund Family Scholarship

                          for Excellent Artistic and Academic Abilities

                    Cleveland Institute of Art Grant for Excellent Portfolio

                    Ohio College Opportunity Grant

2012         Bravura Literary Journal Award for Outstanding Work