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School and Museum of Fine Art at Tufts University:
230 Fenway, Boston, MA 02115
MFA Candidate
2020- 2022

Griffith University, Queensland College of Art:
226 Grey St, South Brisbane QLD 4101, Australia
Bachelors of Fine Art Major in Drawing and Print Media
2008-2009

Modesto Junior college:
435 College Ave, Modesto, CA 95350
General education with an emphasis in Fine Art.
2003-2007

Experience:
10/2020-current
Tufts University,160 St Alphonsus St, Boston, MA 02120
Studio Liaison Mission Hill Building:
Working and communicating between the students in my designated area and the Studio Administration Team. Students in my assigned area come to me with any questions or concerns they may have about Safety Issues, Building issues or Unsafe behavior.

09/2020-current
Tufts University, 230 Fenway, Boston, MA
Studio Assistant:
Assists the instructor in preparations for technical demonstrations and presentations, assists students with technical projects, helps facilitate communication between students and faculty, as well as assisting faculty with utilizing online digital resources such as Zoom, Canvas, Box, etc. Actively participated in class critiques and helped facilitate discussions.

2013 – 2020
CSU Stanislaus, 1 University Circle, Turlock CA
Instructional Support Technician II:
Introduce and instruct students and staff on all aspects of printmaking, digital media, sculpture, painting and drawing when needed. Support Faculty in meeting their curriculum goals by keeping studios safe, stocked, and equipped with the proper equipment needed to execute the techniques used in the art department. Purchase and keep record of all supplies for all courses with course fees. Research and implement new techniques and equipment used in courses. Responsible for health and safety management throughout the department.

2019
The Shire Community Space, 1214 H St, Modesto, CA 95354
Board Member and Gallery Chair:
Develop programming and curriculum for workshops. Seek out investors, educators and artist to show in the Gallery, Curate shows in our space and throughout the community, as well as, developing special projects and events that further the mission of The Shire Community space, creating a community of equitable creativity.

2019
Anderson Ranch Arts Center, 5263 Owl Creek Rd, Snowmass Village, CO 81615
Development Intern:
Assisted with fundraising and event planning for the Summer Series program. Held faculty receptions for teaching artist was the liaison between the ranch and the artist and lecturers staying at the ranch for personal and professional needs during their stay. Assisted with special events, gallery, and everyday operations at the ranch as needed.

2015 – 2017
CSU Stanislaus, 135 W Main St, Turlock, CA
Instructional Faculty, Art Space on Main Workshop series:
Taught Workshops in Screen-printing, relief, ceramics, adobe premiere, and Photoshop. Students walked away with a basic knowledge of these techniques and how they could further the art work in these areas and general knowledge of the programs and techniques for further use on their own.

2014 – 2015
Modesto Art Museum, 1720 G St, Modesto, CA 95354
Executive Director:
Responsible for carrying out strategic plans and policies of the board of directors. Providing leadership toward achievement of the museum’s mission, annual goals, and objectives. Developed and organized a strategy to obtain major gifts from individuals, foundations, corporations and others. Led directed, and helped form museum services. Include development of education programs and public events. Organizing of sales, marketing, communication, and exhibits. In charge of business operations, web design and operation, finance, facility operation, and maintenance.

Exhibitions:
Solo:
2019 Daily Rituals and Worship, Tri-Chromatic Gallery, Modesto, CA
2016 I Don’t Wanna Grow Up, CSU Stanislaus University Art Gallery
2011 MEZO, Stockton, CA
2010 Up and Over Exhibition, Waterford St. Gallery, QLD, AUS
2009 Constructed, Project Gallery, QLD, AUS
Group:
2020 Interconnection: Identity, Culture and the Human Experience, SMFA Mission Hill Gallery, Boston, MA
2020 SMFA Art Sale, Tufts University, Virtual Exhibition
2020 Penumbra, California State University Stanislaus, Turlock, CA
2020 Pandemical, Fresno State University, Fresno, CA
2020 The Interiors That Make US, Online Exhibition
2019 Structures: Between Organic and Geometry, XS Gallery of Contemporary Art, Jan Kochanowski University of Kielce: Kielce, Poland
2019 The Big Little Art Show, The Art Cave, Santa Cruz, CA
2019 Recto Verso, Rocky Mountain Print Symposium, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
2019 :Skintag, Booth Projects, Anderson Ranch, CO
2019 Interm, Patton-Malott Gallery, Anderson Ranch, CO
2019 Saints, Superhero’s, and The Demonized, SGCI Denton, TX
2018 Tiny print exchange, CSU Stanislaus, Turlock CA
2018 Modesto Area Design week After Party, The Shire Community Space
2018 Hot off the Press, The Carnegie Arts Center, Turlock CA
2018 Asylum Seekers Moria, Turlock, CA
2017 Stanislaus Family Justice Center, Modesto, CA
2016 25 Print Folios, Project Gallery
2016 Waiting For Jonathan, White Box Gallery, Brisbane Australia
2015 Inspired, Art Space on Main, Turlock CA
2014 California Centered Printmaking, Merced, CA
2012 I Can See Clearly Now, Sun Gallery, Hayward, CA
2012 American Heart Association Central Valley Heart Ball, The Grand, Fresno, CA
2011 International World Mini Print Expo, Modesto Art Museum, Modesto, CA
2011 Home coming, Sacramento Gay and Lesbian Center, Sacramento, CA
2011 Revel, Sacramento Gay and Lesbian Center, Sacramento, CA
2011 California Centered Printmaking Show, Merced Multicultural Art Center, Merced, CA
2010 Arts Alive art competition and exhibition, Merced Multicultural Art Center, Merced, CA, USA
2010 Lessedra World Mini Print Exhibition, Lessedra Gallery, Bulgaria
2010 Emperors Cloth Gallery, Brisbane QLD, AUS
2010 Brisbane Emerging Artist Festival (BEAF),Fortitude Valley, QLD, AUS
2009 Vegasspray.com works on paper, virtual gallery, Brisbane, QLD, AUS
2009 QCA Graduate Show, QCA, Brisbane, QLD, AUS
2009 First Draw, Art Factory, Brisbane, QLD, Aus
2009 Art Auction, QCA White Box, Brisbane, QLD, AUS
2009 Beat exhibition, Bleeding Hearts Gallery, Brisbane, QLD, AUS
2008 12x12x12 exhibition, Dell Gallery, Brisbane QLD, AUS
2008 Under the Bed Exhibition, Project Gallery, Brisbane QLD, AUS

Exchanges:
2020 SGCI Members Exchange Puertografico, San Juan, PR
2019 Recto Verso, Rocky Mountain Print Symposium, Salt Lake City, UT
2019 Transposing Attitudes, Rocky Mountain Print Collective Member Exchange
2019 Saints, Superheroes, and The Demonized, SGCI Dallas
2019 Squid Exchange: Pink Edition, Kansas, Texas, California
2018 Tiny Print, CSU Stanislaus, Turlock, CA
2018 Extent of Territory, Brigham Young University, UT
2017 All We are, are Lonesome Animals, CSU Stanislaus
2016 Fake Science, CSU Stanislaus, Turlock, CA
2009 Taboo, Queensland College of Art, Brisbane, AUS
Film:
2016 Door To Door, Feature film: Producer, Editing, Director of Photography
2016 Killers, Producer, Editing, Actor, Director of Photography
Publications:
2016 Artist Spotlight, The Signal
2011 Modesto View
2011 Revel Newsletter
2011 Harvests of New Millennium (VOLUME 4 NUMBER1)
Curated:
2020 The Interiors That Make Us Online Exhibition and Community
2018 Volunteer Appreciation Show, The Shire Community Space
2017 The Velvet Underground Tribute Show, The Shire Community Space
2016 CSU Design, 909 Gallery, Modesto, CA
Collections:
Janet Turner Print Collection, Chico, CA
CSU Fresno, Fresno, CA
University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
Brigham Young University, UT
Zuckerman Museum of Art, Kennesaw State University, GA
Modesto Art Museum. Modesto, CA
The Shire Community Space, Modesto, CA
CSU Stanislaus, Turlock. CA
Redland Art Gallery, Cleveland, QLD, AUS
QCA Printmakers club, Brisbane, QLD, AUS
Magnani Paper, Melbourne, VIC, AUS
Griffith University, Brisbane, QLD, AUS
Memberships:
2019 – Current Rocky Mountain Print Alliance
2017 – Current Southern Graphics Council
2017 – Current Modesto Design Collective
2014 – 2016 American Alliance of Museums
2010 – Current Modesto Art Museum
2008 – Current QCA Printmakers club member:
2008 – 2014 IMA Brisbane, AUS Member:
Awards:
2020 Tuition Merit Scholarship Tufts University
2019 Staff Development Grant CSU Stanislaus, Turlock, CA
2019 Presidential Scholarship, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, CO
2018 Tuition Scholarship Anderson Ranch, Snowmass Village, CO
2018 Staff Development Grant, CSU Stanislaus: Turlock, CA
2017 Staff Development Grant, CSU Stanislaus: Turlock, CA
2009 Fine Arts Leadership Award, QCA, Brisbane, QLD
Professional Activities:
2019 Santa Cruz Art Expo, The Wriggly Building, Santa Cruz, CA
2017 – 2019 The Sire Community Space Facilities Committee
2015 – 2018 Director of Photography The Horrific Network
2010 – 2014 Modesto Art Museum Board of Directors and exhibition coordinator
2011 Conjuitos, Public art project, Arts Sunday, Merced, Ca
2008 – 2009 IMA Gallery Assistant, Brisbane, QLD
2008 Volunteer, Guernica in Sand Project, with Lee Mingwei, GOMA, Brisbane QLD