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education

  • 2015 – present, MA, Art History and Visual Studies, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
  • 2011 – 2013 Dual Degree: MA, History and Theory of Contemporary Art & MFA, Printmaking, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA
  • 2006 – 2010 Double Major: BA, German and Printmaking, Concordia College, Moorhead, MN

awards & scholarships

  • 2015 – present, Henriques Scholarship, Art History and Visual Studies Department, University of Manchester
  • 2010, Patron Purchase Award at Senior Thesis Exhibition for Read Minds Like Books
  • 2008 – 2009 Federation of German-American Clubs’ study abroad scholarship, Johannes Gutenberg Universität, Mainz, Germany
  • 2006 – 2007 Minnesota’s Post Secondary Education Option funded by Concordia College, Moorhead

publications

  • 08/2014 I Have the Blues in Paradise, poem and watercolor in, “Non.Market Zine 1” produced by Non.Market Collective, Oakland, CA.
  • 05/2013 Playing with the Text: Tactility and Wonder in the Cabinet of Jan Švankmajer, MA Thesis Project
  • 04/2013 Reading Through William Tyler’s Windows, as a part of anthology, “Cultures of the Maker: An Anthology of  Subjectivities, Dis/Abilities, and Desires” produced by MA students from the San Francisco Art Institute
  • 03/2010 After Work: The art and literary journal of Concordia College, front cover artwork
  • 03/2008 After Work: The art and literary journal of Concordia College, front cover artwork

presentations

  • 05/2013 Playing with the Text: Tactility and Wonder in the Cabinet of Jan Švankmajer, MA Thesis Symposium, SFAI, San Francisco, CA
  • 01/2012 Reading People, Places & Things, Artist Talk, College Book Art Association, Mills College, Oakland, CA

exhibitions & performances

  • upcoming, Matrix: Tri-College Portfolio Print Exchange, Plains Art Museum, Fargo, ND
  • 05/2014 The Voice, en Soi,  performance with Kira Dralle, Engendering Performance Conference, San Francisco, CA
  • 03/2014 An Unknown Number of Voices, sound piece, Northern California Performance Platform, SFAI, San Francisco, CA
  • 05/2013  Currency: MFA Graduate Exhibition, Old Mint, San Francisco, CA
  • 04/2013 Performing Multiplicities, performance with Kira Dralle California Performance Platform, UC Davis, Davis, CA
  • 04/2013 Almost Home: Community and Collaboration at Creative Growth, Diego Rivera Gallery, SFAI, San Francisco, CA
  • 04/2013 Convergence: San Francisco Art Institute and Creative Growth, Creative Growth, Oakland, CA
  • 03/2013 The Maker’s Mark, SGC International Print Exhibition and Portfolio Exchange, Milwaukee, WI
  • 02/2013 Exposed, Swell Gallery, SFAI, San Francisco, CA
  • 06/2012 Marginalia, Rebound Bookstore, San Rafael, CA
  • 11/2011 An Endless Present, Diego Rivera Gallery, SFAI, San Francisco, CA
  • 10/2010 From Wonder to Curiosity, Cyrus M. Running Gallery, Concordia College, Moorhead, MN
  • 06/2010 51st Midwestern, The Rourke Art Museum, Moorhead, MN