EDUCATION

2012 MFA University of Nebraska-Lincoln
2004 BA Gustavus Adolphus College (cum laude)

EXHIBITIONS (*solo shows marked by an asterisk)

2017
Cryin' Out Loud, Center for Contemporary Arts, Santa Fe, NM
*Twenty-six Forms Relating, Michael Phipps Gallery, Omaha, NE

2016
Continuum: Drawing, Painting, Sculpture Alumni Invitational, Eisentrager-Howard Art Gallery, Lincoln, NE

2015
Reflective: Exploring the Spirit, Hot Shops Art Center, Omaha, NE
OEA Awards Visual Arts Showcase, RNG Gallery, Council Bluffs, IA
UNO Art Faculty Exhibition, UNO Art Gallery, Omaha, NE
From the Studio: MCC Art Faculty, Gallery of Art and Design, Omaha, NE

2014
*Accidental Invaders, Cali Commons, Omaha, NE
2014 Survey: Omaha Artists, Omaha Public Library, Omaha, NE
*Secret Codes and Body Feelings, RNG Gallery, Council Bluffs, IA

2013
Predictions and Echoes, Creighton University Lied Art Gallery, Omaha, NE
Physical Free Verse, Tugboat Gallery, Lincoln, NE
The Uses of Enchantment, Nicholas Street Gallery, Omaha, NE

2012
Wilde Women, The New BLK Gallery, Omaha, NE
“University of Nebraska Week” Exhibition, Xi’an Jiaotong University Museum, Xi’an, China
*You Are Some Other Thing, Eisentrager-Howard Art Gallery, Lincoln, NE
Little Waves, Rotunda Gallery, Lincoln, NE
The House That Feminism Built, Parallax Space, Lincoln, NE
Wired to Distant Things, Tugboat Gallery, Lincoln, NE

2011
Look More Ways Than Left and Right, The Lichen, Lincoln, NE
Indoor/Outdoor, Drift Station, Lincoln, NE
Emerging Artists, Hot Shops Art Center, Omaha, NE
One Mark to the Next, Drift Station, Lincoln, NE
*The Problems of Getting Together, Bemis Underground, Omaha, NE

2010
Small Treasures, Haydon Art Center, Lincoln, NE

2009
The Red Dot Show, Peru State College, Peru, NE
Grimm Again, Kimmel Harding Nelson Arts Center, Nebraska City, NE
Omaha Entertainment Awards Arts Showcase, Bemis Underground, Omaha, NE

2008
Her Mark 2009, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL

2007
Sixth Year Anniversary Invitational, Louisville Art Gallery, Louisville, NE

TEACHING AND RELATED EXPERIENCE

2012- CURRENT Adjunct Instructor, Metro Community College, Omaha, NE Beginning Drawing 1010, 2D Design 1020
2015-16 Adjunct Professor, University of Nebraska-Omaha Foundations: Color and Visual Literacy
2014 Adjunct Professor, University of Nebraska-Omaha Life Drawing 2012 Adjunct Professor, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Visual Literacy: Color
2012 Instructor, Interlochen Center for the Arts, Interlochen, MI, Intermediate Painting and Drawing, Book Arts
2012 Student Ambassador, Xi’an Jiaotong University American Exchange Center’s American Week, Xi’an, China
2010-12 Instructor of Record, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Beginning Painting
2010-11 Haydon Art Center Board Member, Student Representative
2010 Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Beginning Painting II and Beginning/Advanced Drawing
2009 Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Advanced Painting and Beginning/Advanced Drawing

AWARDS, GRANTS and FELLOWSHIPS

2012-13 Fellow, Union of Contemporary Art, Omaha, NE
2012 Graduate Creative Research Grant, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
2011 Graduate Student Summer Scholarship, Anderson Ranch Arts Center
2011 Dan and Barbara Howard Graduate Award for Creative Achievement
2009-12 Full Graduate Assistantship, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
2009-12 Halycon-Allsmann Scholarship, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
2003 Undergraduate Research Grant, Gustavus Adolphus College

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
Lange-Kubick, Cindy. "In the House, Doing Women’s Work." Lincoln Journal Star. March 13, 2012.

Krainak, Michael J. "Science Fairs." The Reader. Feb 9, 2011.