Education

2017    MFA, Painting, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame IN

2014     BFA, Painting, Ball State University, Muncie IN
             Summa cum laude


Honors and Awards

     Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching Award, ND Kaneb Center for Teaching
     Solarium Gallery Outstanding Artist in Show Award
     Graduate Student Research Award, Notre Dame Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts
     International Summer Service-Learning Stipend Award, Notre Dame Center for Social Concerns
     Solarium Gallery Juried Award
     ND Center for Social Concerns CGI- Haiti Graduate Seminar Stipend Award
     Notre Dame Department of Art, Art History & Design MFA Tuition and Stipend Award, 2015-17
     BSU Art Department Outstanding Senior in Painting Award
     BSU Art Department Scholarship Recipient
     CBC Foundation Visual Arts Scholarship
     BSU History Departmental Award


Exhibitions

2017    Incremental Adjustments: MFA Thesis Exhibition, Snite Museum of Art, South Bend IN
            MFA: NOW, Ruddell Gallery, Spearfish, SD
            BAC Competition Exhibition, Bridgeport Art Center, Chicago IL
            (solo) Laura Lemna, Colfax Campus Gallery, South Bend IN
            Annual MFA Show, Solarium Gallery, Notre Dame IN

2016    10 Years of the Nepal Fair Trade Project, AAHD Gallery, Notre Dame IN
            Other Faces, AAHD Gallery, Notre Dame IN
            Annual MFA Show, Solarium Gallery, Notre Dame IN

2015     Media Matters, Foundry Art Centre, St. Charles MO
             Annual MFA Show, Solarium Gallery, Notre Dame IN

2014    New Faces, ISIS Gallery, Notre Dame IN
            Interpreted Spaces, Union City Arts Festival, Union City IN
            To Each Their Home: BFA Thesis Exhibition, Atrium Gallery, Muncie IN
            Paperchaser, Gallery 308, Muncie IN
            79th Annual Student Art Show, Atrium Gallery, Muncie IN

2013    Upcoming Graduates Student Show, Gallery 308, Muncie IN
            Richmond Art Museum Annual Juried Art Show, Richmond IN
            Art of the Land, Minnetrista Cultural Center, Muncie IN
            Kids These Days, Gallery 308, Muncie IN
            Annual Juried Art Show, Minnetrista Cultural Center, Muncie IN
           78th Annual Student Art Show, Atrium Gallery, Muncie IN


Bibliography

    Studio Visit Magazine, issue 31.

    Lauren Coulson, ed.  Paint Pulse Magazine.  Aug. 2015: 3, 27-28.

 

Teaching Experience

University of Notre Dame
    Professor of Record, Drawing I, Spring 2017
    Professor of Record, Drawing I, Fall 2016
    Professor of Record, Drawing I, Spring 2016
    Professor of Record, Drawing I, Fall 2015
    Teaching Assistant for Drawing I, Spring 2015
    Teaching Assistant for Painting I, Fall 2014

Ball State University
     Teaching Assistant for Honors History course, Fall 2011


Professional Experience

     Instructor, Staff Art Day, University of Notre Dame, 2017
     Design Intern, Association of Craft Producers, Kathmandu, Nepal, May-August 2016
     Lecturer, High School Art Day, AAHD Department of Notre Dame, 2016
     Campus Crossroads Art Committee member, University of Notre Dame, 2015-16
     Master Class with Michelle Grabner, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis IN, 2016
     ND Center for Social Concerns CGI Program, Leogane, Haiti, May 2015
     Guest critic, University of Notre Dame, Drawing I, 2015
     Guest critic, Snite Museum of Art, High School Summer Art Camp, 2015
     Guest instructor, Snite Museum of Art, Figure Drawing, 2015
     Instructor, High School Art Day, AAHD Department of Notre Dame, 2015
     David Owsley Museum of Art Docent Program, 2013-2014