EDUCATION                                                                                                                                                                     

Georgia Southern University, Statesboro GA
                        MFA, Painting, Dec. 2017
Georgia Southern University, Statesboro GA
                        BA, 2D Studio Art, Painting, May 2015
                        Minor in Business

    EXHIBITIONS 

    • Dialogic II, Atski Gallery, Aalto University, Finland, 2018
    • Environs, 600 Broad St. Gallery, Augusta, GA, 2017
    • Neon Nature, Thesis Exhibition, University Gallery, Statesboro, GA 2017
    • Trifecta 2.0, Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design Gallery, Atlanta, GA, 2017
    • Ovation, Blick Gallery, Savannah, GA, 2017
    • Anamnesis, Nan Boynton Gallery, 621 Gallery, Tallahassee, FL, 2017
    • Meaningful Painting, University Gallery, Statesboro, GA, 2017
    • Show Swap, Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design Gallery, Atlanta, GA, 2017
    • In our Heads, out of our Hands, Glass Gallery, Lamar Dodd School of Art, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 2016
    • Polyhdera, Roxie Remley Center for Fine Art Gallery, Statesboro, GA, 2016
    • Eagle Nation on Parade (ENOP), “Legacy of Lumber,  Public Art Installation, Statesboro, GA, 2017
    • Artists of Georgia, Dublin Carnegie, Dublin, GA, 2015

    CURATORIAL EXPERIENCE (co-curated = *)

    • POLLINATE: HUBweek, Boston, MA, 2017*
    • Show Swap Glass Gallery, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 2017
    • Perceived Landscape: Umwelt, Gallery 650, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, 2017
    • Show Swap Gallery303, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA 2017
    • Trifecta, Mary S. Byrd Gallery of Art, Augusta University, Augusta, GA 2016 *
    • Endurance: Glenda Militano, pop-up solo show, downtown Statesboro, GA 2016 *
    • Show Swap, Center for Art & Theatre Contemporary Gallery, Georgia Southern University, 2016
    • Take it Personally, Legends Gallery, Averitt Center for the Arts, Statesboro, GA 2016
    • Inspired, 303 Gallery, Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art, Statesboro, GA 2016
    • GSU MFA Showcase, Veazy Hall, Georgia Southern University, Aug 2015-Aug 2016

    RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE

    Bridget Donahue Gallery, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, James Cohan Gallery, NYC, NY       
    January 2018-May 2018
    Intern and Gallery Assistant 

    • Managed client lists, press, sales and inventory updates on gallery database
    (familiar with ArtBase, PastPerfect, Nil Database, and ArtSystems software)
    • Assisted the gallery team with preparation for art fairs (including managing a booth at Frieze)
    • Collaborated with the curatorial team and editors in preparing, cataloging, and distributing press materials
    • Front desk reception, answering phones, engaging guests, corresponding with gallery’s artists and clients
    • Completed research projects for gallery directors and artists
    • Provided support to the sales team with invoicing paperwork and creating presentations for clients
    • Gained inside knowledge into the daily running and sales of contemporary art galleries 

    Center for Art and Theatre, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA              
    January 2016-Dec 2017
    Assistant Gallery Director                                                

    • Actively worked with the Director in curating and arranging two monthly contemporary art exhibitions for three gallery spaces
    • Oversaw, trained, and worked alongside three gallery preparators to complete installation/deinstallation and reception events
    • Maintained all social media channels for the gallery. Increased the number of followers and viewership
    • Collaborated with the PR manager to plan and facilitate fundraising gala events twice per year
    • Made travel arrangements and acted as host for the monthly visiting artists and speakers
    • Properly packaged, handled, and prepared artworks in a variety of mediums/scale for installation and shipping, both domestic and international
    • Fully responsible for facilitating, arranging, and managing exhibition receptions and artist speaking events twice per month
    • Assisted the Collections Manager in cataloging, condition reporting, and loaning permanent collection pieces
    • Proficient in Photoshop, InDesign, Microsoft Office, etc.

    Office of Career Services, Georgia Southern University   
    Aug 2015- Jan 2016
    College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Career Advisor                                             

    • Advise students in professional development