Education

 

 

 

BA, Art - Western Michigan University - Kalamazoo MI  

Spring/2007

MLIS - University of British Columbia - Vancouver BC

 

Fall 2010

 

AWARDS

 

DeanÕs Award for excellence in the fine arts, juried exhibition, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

2005

First place in Color Photography Award, juried exhibition, Kalamazoo Valley Community College, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

2004

 

 

 

                  

Lectures

 

Midwest Society For Photographic Education Conference, St. Louis, Missouri. Lecture and Presentation of personal work October 20-23, 2005.

 2005

Kalamazoo Valley Community College, Kalamazoo, Michigan. Lecture and  presentation of personal work. April of 2005.

2005

Kalamazoo Valley Community College,
Kalamazoo, Michigan. Lecture and                               2004
Presentation of personal work. April of 2005.

                

Related Experience

 

Freelance, Kalamazoo, MI                                       2006       
Wedding Photographer 
Commissioned and favored photography work, shooting film, processing and printing.

Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI

2006

Dance Photographer
Commissioned dance documenter, School of Dance.

Related Experience

 

 

Freelance, Kalamazoo, MI                                       2006       
Wedding Photographer 
Commissioned and favored photography work, shooting film, processing and printing.

Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI

2006

Dance Photographer
Commissioned dance documenter, School of Dance.

 

Exhibitions

 

 

Amphibians are most stark on their underside, exhibition in painting, Kalamazoo Public Library, Kalamazoo, Michigan. 
                      
West Michigan Area Show, juried exhibition, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, 
Michigan


Boat Poem,
 undergraduate exhibition in painting/sculpture, South Gallery, Kalamazoo, Michigan.


Things that Make Sense Half the Time, 
collaboration project with photographer/sculptor Evan Barr, undergraduate exhibition in film/photography, Rotunda Gallery, Kalamazoo, Michigan.


Buckets of Walnuts and a Two Foot Salmon, 
undergraduate exhibition in photography, South Gallery, Kalamazoo, Michigan.


The Sea is Wearing Fur, e
xhibition in photography, Rocket Star Cafˇ, Kalamazoo, Michigan.


Beauty in Numbers, s
tudent collaboration with artist John Hitchcock, video installation, South Gallery, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

Squirl, Bear and Tree, Undergraduate Exhibition in Photography, South Gallery, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

WMU Annual Student Show, juried exhibition, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.


Pingyao International Photography Festival, group exhibition, The Knitting Factory, Pingyao, China.


Reach up and hold it around and Keep it in your hand the ŅsquirlÓ food
, exhibition in painting and photography, Sangha Yoga Studio, Kalamazoo, Michigan.


Alternated,
 group exhibition, Red Room Cafˇ, Portland, Oregon.


7th  Annual SAC Member Show
, juried exhibition, Shiawassee Arts Center, Shiawassee, Michigan


WMU Student Photography/Poetry Reading
, group exhibition, Java Lounge, Kalamazoo, Michigan.


Applesauce, u
ndergraduate exhibition in photography, Space Gallery, Kalamazoo Michigan.


New Paintings, e
xhibition in painting, PeopleÕs Food 
Co-Op, Kalamazoo, Michigan.


West Michigan Area Show
, juried exhibition, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, Michigan.


Untitled, 
exhibition in photography, PeopleÕs Food Co-Op, Kalamazoo, Michigan.


KVCC Student Photography Exhibition, g
roup show, Studio 617, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

KVCC Annual Student Show, juried exhibition, Kalamazoo Valley Community College, Kalamazoo, Michigan.


 Time Stance, 
exhibition in photography, Basement Gallery, Studio art Center International, Florence, Italy.


Poptart/Cuisinart, c
ollaborative exhibition from the students of SACI, Student Housing, Florence, Italy.


KVCC Annual Student Show
, juried exhibition, Kalamazoo Valley Community College, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

 

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