2006  MFA, Studio Art, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX

2004  BFA, Drawing and Painting, University of North Texas, Denton, TX

Selected Exhibitions:

2013  The People’s Gallery, City Hall, Austin, TX, (web brochure)

           ARTCENTER10 Invitational, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, TX

           Private Exhibition, Keith Coffee/McKay Otto Live-Work Space, Wimberley, TX

2012  Eastside with Modern Art Dallas, gallerist: Jeff  Levine, Austin, TX

2011  Dallas Art Fair, Russell Tether Fine Art, Dallas, TX, (brochure)

2010  International Painting Annual 1, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH, (published book)

           Introductions PT:II, Plush Gallery, gallerist: Randall Garrett, Dallas, TX

          Like Water For Chocolate, (Invitational), The Cliff Gallery, Mountain View CC, Dallas, TX

          28th Annual Art in the Metroplex, Texas Christian University, juror: Polly Apfelbaum, Fort Worth, TX

          The Hot Shop Summer Juried Show, Mighty Fine Arts, juror: Benito Huerta, Dallas, TX

          5th National Juried Exhibition, Axis Gallery, juror: Joe Amrhein, Sacramento, CA, (brochure)

          21st International Juried Exhibition, Viridian Artists,Inc., juror: Elizabeth Sussman, New York, NY

           Nancy Brown, Mod Gallery, gallerist:  Jeff Levine Dallas, TX

2009  white like a feather; heavy as red, (Solo), Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, TX

2008 Methodical Markings, curator: Margery Grella, Artspace 111, Fort Worth, TX

          Your Favorite Artist was a Member: 30 years at 500X, The 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX, (catalog)

          Kamadeva and Psyche, Studio 832, curator: Corey K. Johnson, Dallas, TX, (brochure)

          all of it at once, (Solo), Mighty Fine Arts Gallery, gallerist: Steve Cruz, Dallas, TX

2007  East of Arden, Studio 107, gallerist: Elizabeth Joblin,  Austin, TX

          Expansion, Open Doors Artist Collective, The Dallas Contemporary, Dallas, TX, (brochure)

          OBJECT, University of Texas at Dallas, curator: Charissa Terranova, Richardson, TX, (brochure)

          Hallworks, The Dallas Contemporary, curator: Suzanne Weaver, Dallas, TX

2006  Expo 2006, The 500X Gallery, juror: Noah Simblist, Dallas, TX

          Wish!, The Dallas Center for Contemporary Art, Dallas, TX, (catalog)

          MFA Qualifying Exhibition, Pollock Gallery, Dallas, TX, (brochure)

          The Shew, offsite MFA exhibition, Mockingbird Station, Dallas, TX

          Members’ Exhibition Space, The 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX

          Mixed Media Work on Paper, (Solo), The Hawn Gallery, Dallas, TX

          Patternage, Continental Gallery, curator: Mary Benedicto, Dallas, TX, (catalog)

          Summer Show and Critic’s Choice, The Dallas Contemporary, Dallas, TX

          in a china closet, (Solo), Studio 832, gallerist: George Sellers, Dallas, TX

          Triple X: Nancy Brown, Sarah Maxwell English, Diane Sikes, The 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX

          The Irresistible Appeal of Drawing, Studio 107, gallerist: Elizabeth Joblin,  Austin, TX

2005 New Texas Talent XII, Craighead-Green Gallery, Dallas, TX

          Summer Show & Critics Choice, The Dallas Contemporary, Dallas, TX

2004 5 X 5 @ 500X, curator: Nancy Brown, The 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX

          Contemporary Abstracts, Alameda Art Center, Alameda, CA

          BFA Drawing and Painting Show 2004, Cora Stafford Gallery, Denton, TX

          Random Ashlar: New Paintings, (Solo), University of North Texas, Denton, TX

2003  Expo 2003, juror: Vincent Falsetta, The 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX

          Art in the Metroplex 2003, juror: Diane Karp, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX

Selected Awards:

2010  Axis Gallery 5th National Juried Exhibition Juror’s Award, Juror: Joe Amrhein, Pierogi Gallery,  

          Brooklyn, NY

2006  The 500X Gallery Member 2006-2007

          SMU, Katherine Rigsby Dougan Scholarship Recipient

          The Dallas Center for Contemporary Art, Hallworks Solo Show Recipient 2007,

          Suzanne Weaver, Juror

2004  SMU, Meadows School of the Arts Full Tuition Scholarship with Teaching Assistant stipend


Public Collections:

Pollock Gallery, Works on Paper Study Collection, Dallas, TX

Meadows School of the Arts, Permanent Collection, Dallas, TX

FDC, Freeman Corporate Office, Dallas, TX

Private Collections:

Shelly Bagot

Whitfield H. Clark                                                                                                                                           

Robert Feldman

Caryn Fomberg                                                                                                                                     

Dan Graur                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

Forrest Gregg                 

Anthony Hopkins                                                                                                                                        

Steve Levine          

Caren McGratty      

Erin Murphy

Dan Pritchett

Teresa Rafidi                                                                                                                                                 

 Kent Rathbun

George Sellars        

Charissa Terranova                                                                                                                               

Susan Tucker


Selected Bibliography:

2010  Victoria Dalkey, Art Correspondent, “Axis Gallery’s annual juried show brings national art

           recognition to Sacramento”, Sacramento Bee, August 15, 2010, page 3/Axis Gallery, 5th National

           Juried Exhibition, Juror: Joe Amrhein, (brochure and juror’s statement).

2009  Bindu Varghese, Editor, “Guide Picks”’, Dallas Morning News, Guide, October 23, 2009, page 36.

          Monica Iannarelli, Editor, Gallery Guide West, February 2009, page 53

          Katherine B. Ware, Editor, Article, FWCAC, Winter 2009, page 3, 10, reproduction of work.

2008  Diane Durant McGurren, editor, Sojourn: a journal of the arts, Volume 21, 2008, page 78-79,    

           reproduction of work.

          Mike Daniel, Editor, Dallas Morning News, February 15, 2008, page 20, reproduction of work.

          The 500X Gallery, Thirty Years of 500X, show catalog, 2008, page 21, reproduction of work