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Education

2006
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture
2005        
MFA, University of Nevada Las Vegas
1995
BFA, Texas Tech University
1990-2
Texas Woman’s University

Selected Exhibitions, Performances, Projects, and Curatorial Work

2015
Coming to Terms, Little Berlin, Philadelphia, PA
Heather Hart: Practice Oracle
, Practice Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Lee Walton: World's Longest Selfie Stick, Practice Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
A Love Song for You
, Guerilla Outdoor Performance Festival, City Hall Concourse, Philadelphia, PA
(an)other: Wayne Hodge, Practice Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2014
Musee Sans Yeux, Guerilla Outdoor Performance Festival, Wissahickon Park, Philadelphia, PA
Dinosaur!, Practice Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Interchange, Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, PA
Participate, Asia Arts Initiative, Philadelphia, PA
2013
Quick Response, Practice, Philadelphia, PA
Best of Show, Practice, Philadelphia, PA
Picture Day, Mount Airy Contemporary, Mount Airy, PA
Citywide, citywide Philadelphia, PA
2012
Harry Smith Was So Skinny… A Janks Archive, Practice, Philadelphia, PA
Beloved, I beseech you as aliens…, Practice, Philadelphia, PA
Small Favors VII, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA
2011

Inscrutable, dual site exhibition at University of Deleware @ Crane and Asian Arts Initiative, Philadelphia, PA
2010        
Dear Fleisher, Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA
Carrying Across, Asian Arts Initiative, Philadelphia, PA
The Souvenir Shop, Art Star, Philadelphia, PA
The Home Show, Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction, Philadelphia, PA
2009        
The Wind Challenge Exhibition 3*, Samuel S. Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA
2008        
Street Level, Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2007        
Porcelain? Not a Chinaman’s Chance!* at AZ West, Joshua Tree, CA
VisionRequest at AZ West, Joshua Tree, CA
2006        
Rorschach, Dr. Haskell Counseling Office, Skowhegan, ME
The Peony Pavilion*, the Dreamhouse Residency, Skowhegan, ME
The Dreamhouse Micro Residency, the Dreamhouse Residency, Skowhegan, ME
Las Vegas Hand Painted Sk8 Show, Grant Hall Gallery, Las Vegas, NV
2005         
Empty Set, Artisan Hotel, Las Vegas, NV
Telling Stories, Kirkland Arts Center, Kirkland, WA
Based On True Events!*, Donna Beam Gallery of Fine Art, Las Vegas, NV
2004        
E Pluribus Artis VI, Clark County Goverment Center Rotunda, Las Vegas, NV
Gigantic, Ceramic Figurines, Kirkland Arts Center, Kirkland, WA
15th Annual Juried Show, Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, NV
2003         
Too Much of a Good thing is Wonderful, Liberace Plaza, Las Vegas, NV
Sex, Violence, Fairytales - a Midway Exhibition*, Grant Hall Gallery, Las Vegas, NV
Jackpot!, Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, NV

Selected Awards and Residencies

2015
Art and Change Grant, Leeway Foundation, Philadelphia, PA
2011
Many Mini Artist Residency, Houston, TX
2009
        
Art Omi International Artists Residency, Ghent, NY
2008        
The Wind Challenge Exhibitions, Samuel S. Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA
Art and Change Grant, Leeway Foundation, Philadelphia, PA
2006        
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture Fellowship
2005        
Jackpot Grant, Nevada Arts Council
2004        
Jurors Award, E Pluribus Artis VI,Clark County Goverment Center Rotunda, Las Vegas, NV
Grand prize, Gigantic, Kirkland Arts Center, Kirkland, WA
Nominee, Dedalus Foundation Fellowship
2003-4                                   
Marjorie Laird Scholarship
, University of Nevada Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV
2000                                   
Haystack School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME

Bibliography

2014
“Galleries: A Fine show of ʻsomething elseʼ, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Aug 10
“Participate: Asian Arts Initiativeʼs 20th Anniversary Exhibition”, Title Magazine, May 6
2011
           
“Inscrutable, a show about differences”, The Artblog, Jan 26
“It's Rest vs. the West in Crane Arts' "Inscrutable", Philadephia Weekly, Jan 26
2009           
“Galleries: 3 artists in different media share a sense of mystery”, Philadelphia Inquirer, May 24
"Relationships R Us in the Fleisher Challenge 3", the artblog, May 21
2008        
Pushing Buttons”, Philadelphia Citypaper, Jan. 10 – Jan 17, p. 21
2007        
“A fifth of fun”, Philadelphia Inquire, Dec. 21
“Vision Request, AZ West”, Beautiful/Decay, Issue T, p. 42
2006           
“Rocking you weekly: This spring, UNLV's MFA program kicks out the jams,” Las Vegas City Life, Feb 9           
2005        
The Figure in Clay, Lark Books
2004        
“Some of these 'Gigantic' figurines actually make a big impression”, Seattle Post, Mar 8
“E Pluribus Artis”, Las Vegas City Life, May 10

Select Professional Experiences

2008 - present     
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
2012 - present
Co-Founder, PRACTICE Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2014 - present
Senior Lecturer, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
2015 - present
General Manager, Nichole Canuso Dance Company, Philadelphia, PA
2013
Adjunct Faculty, Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, PA
2010 - 2013

Graphic Designer / Marketing Coordinator, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA
2009 - 2011
Executive Assistant, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA
2009  
Adjunct Faculty, Philadelphia University, Philadelphia, PA
Adjunct Faculty, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
2008 - 2010, 2013 - 2014
Outreach Assistant, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA
2007 - 2012
Mandarin Interpreter for US Immigration Court & Homeland Security, Lionbridge, Washington, DC
2007
           
Curator, Exhibitions Department, Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah, GA
2005-6         
Cultural Assistant, Clark County Department of Parks & Recreation, Las Vegas, NV
Docent, Guggenheim Hermitage Museum, Las Vegas, NV
Visiting Professor, University of Nevada Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV
2004-5        
Board Member, Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, NV
2003-5         
Visiting Lecturer, University of Nevada Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV