Education

2008–2012

The Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA): Baltimore, Maryland

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interdisciplinary Sculpture, Minor in Art History: Cum Laude

2015

Penland School of Craft: Furniture Making Intensive

 

Exhibitions

2016

Crystal Vision, Bunker Project, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Stint, Bunker Project: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

2015

Harambee, Fung Collaboratives: Redwood City, California

Bed, Bath and Beyond: Johnson, Vermont

Revisiting Disorder, Neu Kirche Contemporary Art Center: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Mud Dance, Mattress Factory: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

2014

Intermission, Lil’ Gallery, Baltimore

Backwards Space, Southwest D.C. Library: Washington D.C.

Emerge Art Fair, Washington Project for the Arts: Washington D.C.

Nonuments, 5x5 Project, Fung Collaboratives: Washington D.C.

These Roads Close in Winter, Second Floor Rear”Art Festival: Chicago

2014 Chicago Blade Awards, The Pull: Chicago

Going For it, MICA, Station Building: Baltimore (talk)

2013

Ben Kelley, Tank Gallery: Baltimore (curator)

Images and Ruins, School 33: Baltimore

Meta-Space, Springsteen Gallery: Baltimore

New Places, The Crown: Baltimore (talk)

2012

Byte Marks, Tank, Baltimore

House Boat, Artscape, Baltimore

Boombala Video Cabaret Pt. II, 5th Dimension: Baltimore

Coarse, MICA, Fox 2 Gallery: Baltimore

nonsense, In/Flux: Baltimore (curator)

2011

Undergraduate Juried Exhibition, MICA, Meyerhoff Gallery: Baltimore

Kunst in Het Park, Vroesenpark: Rotterdam, Netherlands

Fill the Space, MICA, Middendorf Gallery: Baltimore (curator)

2010

Urban Garden Party, Mattress Factory: Pittsburgh

Kamsameda (Thank You), 175 Gallery: Seoul, South Korea

In Between, Before and After, Area 405: Baltimore

Undergraduate Juried Exhibition: MICA, Meyerhoff Gallery, Baltimore

Cast Elements, MICA: Baltimore (curator)

Implications (solo exhibition) MICA, Pinkard Gallery: Baltimore

Stylizing Utility, MICA, Middendorf Gallery: Baltimore

Story Time, MICA: Baltimore

Plether, North Avenue Market: Baltimore

Free Fall, MICA, Middendorf Gallery: Baltimore

 

Awards:

2015 Windgate Fellowship at Penland School of Craft

2015 Artist Supporting Artist Fellowship at Vermont Studio Center with Nari Ward

2011 Nancy Lee Rhodes Roberts ’39 Scholarship

2011 Departmental Recognition Award for Interdisciplinary Sculpture

2009 Academic Scholarship

2009 Presidential Scholarship

2008–2012 Dean’s List

Study Abroad:

2010 K-Arts: Seoul, South Korea

2007 Independent study: Lucca, Italy

 

Publications

2015

The Daily Journal: Wednesday - October 21, 2015 Vol. XVI, Edition 56 “City Flush with Public Art”

Walking Redwood City: Greg Wilson, http://walkingredwoodcity.com

Climate Magazine: Issue 6, October 2015 - Art Scene, “Are you ready to Harambee?”

2014

Art Nerd New York: Grounds for Discussion:Nonuments Site at DC’s 5X5 Projects, Audra

Lambert, September 22, 2014

Untapped Cities: 5X5 Temporary Art Project Takes Over Washington D.C., Michelle

Young, September 12, 2014

Brightest Young Things: Mud Dance, Katie Macyshyn, August 23, 2014

(Un)Paid, The Chicago Artist Resource: www.chicagoartistresource.org

2013

Deana Haggag’s 10 Favorite Visual Art Exhibitions of 2013, The Baltimore Sun: Baltimore

2012

The Worm Bin, MAP Magazine: Australia

 

Permanent Collections:

Mariner Park, Mezes Park and Andrew Spinas Park in Redwood City, CA

Lansburgh Park, Washington D.C.

Light Street Gallery: Baltimore

Ben Kelley: Baltimore