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EDUCATION
2016     Cranbrook Academy of Art, Master of Fine Arts
2010     Maryland Institute College of Art, Bachelor of Fine Arts

SELECTED SOLO* AND GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2016     Experiencing Perspectives, Mercedes-Benz Financial Services, Farmington HIlls, MI
2016     MICA Faculty Exhibition
2016     Moscow International Foto Awards Exhibition, Moscow, Russia
2016     Graduate Degree Exhibition, Cranbrook Museum of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI
2015     The End is Near, Forum Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI
2014     From Awake to Awake, Paint Creek Center for the Arts (PCCA)* 
2013     Illuminate[ion], Macomb Center for the Performing Arts, Macomb, MI
2012     Change of Pace, DCCP, Detroit, MI
2011      Descendants of a Warrior King: The Nomads of Kham, MICA, Baltimore, MD*
2010     Out of Order, Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD
2009    Memory and the Temptation of Nostalgia, Harvard University, Dudley House, Cambridge, MA*

AWARDS AND ACHIEVEMENTS
2016    Museum Committee Acquisition Prize, Cranbrook Academy of Art
2014    Fulbright Finalist, IIE, Ireland
2014    Graduate Arts Award Finalist, Jack Kent Cooke Foundation
2010    Meyer Travel Fellowship, MICA
2010    Allen Ginsberg Poetry Prize, MICA

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS, READINGS, AND EVENTS
2016    Unfixed, artist book
2014    Best of 2014, Fraction Magazine
2014    Artist talk and panel discussion, MICA
2014    From Awake to Awake gallery talk, PCCA 
2014    From Awake to Awake exhibition publication
2014    Issue 59, Fraction Magazine
2013    Of a Place: two explorations of space and meaning, DCCP
2012    Emerging Artists Auction, Daniel Cooney Fine Art
2012    Guernica Magazine
2009   Poems and Stories: Selected Readings, MICA
2008   Sound Off: Performance and Poetry, Baltimore Museum of Art

RESIDENCY
2018    Vermont Studio Center

COLLECTIONS
Cranbrook Art Museum