EDUCATION    

 

2016-2018   

MFA , Maryland Institute College of Art

The LeRoy E. Hoffberger School of Painting

Baltimore, MD

 

2008

BFA: Concentration in Painting and Drawing

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Chicago, IL

 

2006

Summer Intensive Program

International School of Painting and Drawing

Montecastello, Italy 

 

2004

High School Diploma

The Shipley School

Bryn Mawr, PA

 

2003

Pre-College program

Rhode Island School of Design

Providence, RI

 

2002

Pre-college program

Oxford University 

Oxford, UK

 

AWARDS    

 

2016-2018            

Hoffberger Foundation Fellowship

Maryland Institute College of Art

 

2007                  

National Endowment of the Arts

Fantasy Foundation Fund Grant    

Arts Education Intensive - Themes of interiority;

Rembrandt and Shakespeare Study throughout London, Stratford-upon-Avon,  Amsterdam, Paris, Giverny  

 

2004-2008        

Achievement Enhancement Award and Merit Scholarship

SAIC 

 

2001                   

Eagle Scout, BSA    

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS    

2018

Ah La La Ho

Last Projects

Los Angeles, CA

2016                    

From the Desert

Mothership Gallery               

Woodstock, NY

 

2015                  

Drawings from Nepal

Mothership Gallery       

Woodstock, NY

   

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2016                   

Bridging Realms: Contemporary Tibetan Art

Tibet House

New York City, NY

 

 2016                   

Bridging Realms: Contemporary Tibetan Art

Robert Morris University

Chicago, IL

 

 2015                   

California Fantasy

New Image Art                       

West Hollywood, CA

 

 2015                     

Dark Paradise

Last Projects                              

Los Angeles, CA

 

 2015                     

Modern Arcana

Tarot Society                            

Brooklyn, NY

 

 2015                     

Utopia

One of Us Gallery                                    

Los Angeles, CA

 

2015                     

Art for Happiness

Gallery Shoshinkan                

Nagano, Japan

 

2015                     

Small Art Show

Studio 34                                    

Queens, NY

 

2014                   

Ecomyth

Last Projects                                          

Los Angeles, CA

 

2014                     

The Shipley School Alumni Show

Artists' House

Philadelphia, PA

 

 2013                    

Triskaidekaphobia

Parade Ground Gallery            

New York City, NY

 

ARTIST RESIDENCIES    

2018

Byrdcliffe Artist Guild

Woodstock, NY

2018

Windy Mowing

Halifax, VT

2018

Chinquapin Center for the Arts

Grants Pass, Oregon

2018

North Street Collective

Willits, CA

2016                      

Soaring Gardens                                                    

Laceyville, PA

 

2016                     

The Wormfarm Institute                                          

Reedsburg, WI

 

2015                      

ArtHub                                                                   

Kingman, AZ

 

2014                       

Space 118                                                                

Mumbai, India

   

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