Member Since: February 2010
|Artist Statement:||Welcome to my gallery. I have a wide variety of artwork that I have created over the years, as well as recent works from my thesis show.|
|Education:||Master of Fine Arts in Painting|
|Awards & Distinctions:||Juror, Burning Bright, group exhibition held at the Nelson Fine Art Gallery, Johnson City, TN. November 1, 2002.
Event Planner, Art show for children in an after school art program at ETSU. Even held November 30, 2000 in the Slocumb Gallery on campus.
|Professional/Teaching Experience:||Teaching Associate, 2-D design, ETSU, spring 2004
Substitute Teacher, 2-D design, ETSU, fall 2002
After School Art program, coordinator and teacher, Rockwood Housing Authority, Rockwood, TN, Fall and Spring 1998-1999
AFTERMATH. May 21 – July 12, 2004. Main Art Center, Kingsport, TN.
AFTERMATH. April 23 – May 21, 2004. Madison Art Center. Madison, TN.
AFTERMATH, Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition. March 2 – 13, 2004. Carroll Reece Museum, ETSU. Johnson City, TN.
-Fun Fest, July 11 – July 25, 2004. Renaissance Center, Kingsport, TN.
-An Evening with The Arts, May 5 – June 27, 2004. Gem Theatre Gallery, Kingsport, TN.
-Appalachian Art Show, April 6 – May 1, 2004. Renaissance Center Main Gallery, Kingsport, TN.
- Burning Bright, November 7 - December 5, 2003.
Nelson Fine Art Center, Johnson City, TN.
Group exhibition, ETSU Students. Work featured: “Immersed in Your Indigo.”
-4 x 4 Mminiature Masterpieces, November 7, 2003, JCAAC Gallery. Sunday, November 16, 2003 Carnegie Hotel, Johnson City, TN. Work featured: “Purple Heart,” 2003
-Downtown Kingsport Art Association Gem Theatre,Group Exhibition through December 2003 downtown Kingsport, TN. Eight pieces on exhibit.
-Madison Art Center, July- September, 2003. Madison TN (near Nashville).
-An Evening with The Arts, May 5 – June 27, 2003. Gem Theatre Gallery, Kingsport, TN.
-Appalachian Art Show, April 6 – May 1, 2003. Renaissance Center Main Gallery, Kingsport, TN. work featured: (SOLD) “John,” 2002.
-25th Annual First Tennessee Art Show, April 3 – May 5, 2003. Reece Museum, Johnson City, TN.
-Burning Bright, November 1 – December 2, 2002. Nelson Fine Art Gallery, Johnson City, TN.
|Artistic Influences:||Music is my main influence ranging from TOOL to Tori Amos. I have referenced some artists such as Kathe Kollwitz and Jenny Saville from time to time.|
|Artist Tags:||figure , chiaroscuro, old photograph, dark, emotion|