Selected Solo

Exhibitions

2015    As the Record Turns, Arts Center of Saint Peter, St. Peter, MN

2015    Featured Artist, David Leonardis Gallery, Chicago, IL

2014    What Came First, the Music or the Misery?, Emy Frentz Gallery, Mankato, MN

2014    Ad Copy, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Hopkins, MN

2013    Finger Paintings, The 410 Project, Mankato, MN

2011    Figuratively Speaking, Emy Frentz Gallery, Mankato, MN

2009   Text Messages & Tangerine Dreams, Evelyn Matthies Gallery, Brainerd, MN 

2008   Transitions, Walker Community Church Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2006   Plastic Fantastic, The 410 Project, Mankato, MN


Selected Group

Exhibitions

2017   Emy Frentz Arts Guild Annual Group Exhibition, Emy Frentz Gallery, Mankato, MN

2017   2016/17 Jerome Fellowship Exhibition, Minneapolis College of Art & Design, Mineapolis, MN

2016   Emy Frentz Arts Guild Annual Group Exhibition, Emy Frentz Gallery, Mankato, MN

2016   Starving Artist at the Poor Farm, Poor Farm Studios, Mankato, MN

2015   Emy Frentz Arts Guild Annual Group Exhibition, Emy Frentz Gallery, Mankato, MN

2015   Annual Membership Exhibition, Arts Center of Saint Peter, St. Peter, MN

2014   Annual Juried Exhibition, The 410 Project, Mankato, MN

2013   June First Thursday, Gallery 402B, Minneapolis, MN

2013   The Wide Open, Roman Susan Gallery, Chicago, IL

2013   Copy.right?, 33 Contemporary Gallery, Chicago, IL

2013   Annual Juried Exhibition, The 410 Project, Mankato, MN

2013   3rd Annual Prairie Lakes Regional Arts Council Grantee Exhibit, Arts Center of St. Peter, St. Peter,     MN

2012   4th Annual Southeast MN Regional Juried Art Exhibition, Paul Watkins Gallery, Winona, MN

2012   20th Annual Prairie Lakes Regional Juried Exhibition, Carnegie Art Center, Mankato, MN

2010   Adverti$ing, Altered Esthetics, Minneapolis, MN

2010   2nd Annual Southeast MN Regional Juried Art Exhibition, Lillian Davis Hogan Galleries and Paul Watkins Gallery, Winona, MN

2010   18th Annual Prairie Lakes Regional Juried Exhibition, Carnegie Art Center, Mankato, MN

2010   A Foot in the Door 4, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN

2009   Changing Seasons, Emy Frentz Gallery, Mankato, MN

2007   Fall Salute to the Arts, Q Gallery, Brainerd, MN

2006   14th Annual Prairie Lakes Regional Juried Art Exhibition, Carnegie Art Center, Mankato, MN

 


Awards/Grants

2016/17 Jerome Fellowship for Emerging Artists

2016     Prairie Lakes Regional Arts Council/McKnight Foundation Artist Development Grant

2011     Prairie Lakes Regional Arts Council/McKnight Foundation Fellowship Grant

2010    Second Place Award, 2nd Annual Southeast MN Regional Juried Art Exhibition (Juror: Elizabeth Armstrong)

2010    Alfred and Ingrid Lenz Harrison Scholarship, Split Rock Arts Program

2007    Media Finalist, St. Paul Art Crawl


Public Art Projects          

                                                        2017   Downtown Abstraction, CityArt Traffic Signal Box Project, Mankato, MN

                                                        2013   Playing the Blues, CityArt Traffic Signal Box Project, Mankato, MN

                                                        2005   Organized Chaos, Minnesota State University, Mankato Music Dept., Mankato, MN

 


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Education

2015    Graduate Certificate, Nonprofit Leadership, Minnesota State University, Mankato

2003    Bachelor of Fine Arts, Art, Minnesota State University, Mankato

2003    Bachelor of Arts, Music, Minnesota State University, Mankato


Collectors

City of Mankato, Minnesota

Minnesota State University, Mankato Music Department

KMSU-FM, Minnesota State University, Mankato

Tony Frentz

Constantine Ashford

Theresa Hartenstein

David Leonardis

Bre Roberts

Christy Rush

Miriam Gingras

Wyatt Edwards