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EDUCATION

 

2012       Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography, Longwood University, Farmville, VA

 

EXHIBITIONS           

 

2017        Virginia Artists 2017 Juried ExhibitionCharles H. Taylor Arts Center, Hampton, VA

2017        The Slide Show Juried ExhibitionGlass Wheel Studio, Norfolk, VA

2016        The Eclectic: National Open Media Exhibition, D’Art Center, Norfolk, VA

2016       Pop-Up Studio Artist Exhibition, Glass Wheel Studio, Norfolk, VA

2015       Plastic Fantastic VI, Lightbox Photographic Gallery, Astoria, OR

2013       An Alternative, Brass & Bellows, St. Croix, MN

2013       International Photography Exhibition, 12 12 Gallery, Richmond, VA

2012       Senior Exhibition, LCVA, Farmville, VA

2011       Short Twig: A collection of paper works, Main Art Gallery, Richmond, VA

2011       The Illustrated Accordion, Kalamazoo Book Arts Center, Kalamazoo, MI

2011       Faces of the Feminine: Superheroines and Popular 2011 Culture, Seminole Community Library,

               Tampa Bay, FL

 

HONORS & AWARDS

 

2017       Photography Award of Distinction, Virginia Artist

2017        Juried Exhibition, (Juror: Leigh Ann Chambers), Charles H. Taylor Center, Hampton, VA

2016       People’s Choice Award, The Eclectic: National Open Media Exhibition, D’Art Center, Norfolk, VA

2011       Bishop Scholarship for Art, Longwood University, Farmville, VA

2011       Published photography, Incite Journal of Academic Scholarship, Longwood University, Farmville, VA

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

Digital Content Specialist/Gallery Assistant, 2015 – Present, 

Glass Wheel Studio, Norfolk, VA

(Assist the Director in running the gallery and Studio Artist Program; Responsible for all creative, graphic design, photography, and social media)

 

Archival Digitization Specialist (Contract), Ancestry.com, 2015 

Richmond, VA

 (Photographed historical documents)

 

Photography Assistant (Contract), 2012-2013

Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, VA

(Assisted in shooting over 75 pieces of glass art for publication)

Photography Intern Fall 2012

Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, VA

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COMMITTEES AND COMMUNITY VENTURES

 

Member of the NEON Arts District Event Subcommittee, 2016-Present

Member of the NEON Arts District Committee, 2016-Present

Assistant to the chair of the Public Art Subcommittee, 2016-Present

Juror and Coordinator, Pop-Up Art Galleries, NEON Festival, 2017