CURRICULUM VITAE 


EDUCATION

2021     
California State University Long Beach, Master of Fine Arts, Drawing & Painting, Dean’s List, Long Beach, CA 

2014    
California State University East Bay, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Traditional Art, Cum Laude Hayward, CA

ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

2021     
Assistant Professor, Art Department, California State University, Stanislaus, CA

2020   
Instructor of Record, Foundation Color Theory, Fall 2020, California State University, Long Beach, CA

SELECT EXHIBITIONS

2021   
Drawn to Paper: Fresh Perspectives in Mixed Media, Brea Gallery, Brea, CA
Painted 2021: 5th Biennial Survey of Contemporary Painting, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
 ALPAY: Now Trending, Palos Verdes Art Center, Palos Verdes, CA
Made in California, Brea Gallery, Brea, CA 
(Per)mutations, Gatov Gallery, Long Beach, CA (solo)

2020    
Electric, Midnight Gallery, Long Beach, CA
Remembrance, AT a Distance Gallery, Hayward, CA
Hobson’s Choice, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
Insights, Kleefeld Contemporary Art Museum, Long Beach, CA
Fog, Gatov Gallery, Long Beach, CA

2019   
Urban Labyrinth, Dutzi Gallery, Long Beach, CA (solo)
Grad Critique Week, Gatov Gallery, Long Beach, CA
ALPAY: Now Trending, Palos Verdes Art Center, Palos Verdes, CA
President’s Show, Miller House, Long Beach, CA
Insights Show, UAM, Long Beach CA

2018    
Grad Critique Week, Merlino Gallery, Long Beach, CA
Alumni Show, University Art Gallery, Hayward, CA

2017   
Seemingly Corporal Structures, Professional Development Center, Oakland, CA (solo)
100 Under 100, WAL Public Market Gallery, Sacramento, CA
Inner Soul, Uptown Studios, Sacramento, CA   
Identity, Apothic Heart Tattoo Collective, Sacramento, CA
Art Showcase, Cafe Colonial, Sacramento, CA
M5Arts Benefit Show, Ruhstaller Beer, Sacramento, CA
Rising, University Art Gallery, Hayward, CA

2016    
Lamentations in Time, White Buffalo Gallery, Sacramento, CA (solo)
The Impression: A Print Survey, Blue Line Arts Sacramento, CA
City of Trees Art and Ink Expo, Convention Center, Sacramento, CA
Sacramento Open Studios, Verge Center for the Arts, Sacramento, CA

2015    
Birds & Bells, Cornerstone Coffee Brewing Co, Castro Valley, CA (solo)
Surreal Wall, Blackbird Beer and Gallery, Sacramento, CA

2014    
A Sense of Urgency, University Art Gallery, Hayward, CA (solo)
Connections III Exhibit, Livermore Bankhead Theater, Livermore, CA

2013    
New Members & Emerging Artists Show, Hayward Art Council, Hayward, CA          

PRESS/MEDIA

2021   
MFA Chronicles Podcast with The Zim, March Issue

2019   
VoyageLA, October Issue

2015   
Occam’s Razor No. 32, CSUEB
Holiday Boutique, 97.5 KDEE FM

2014   
CSU East Bay: Pioneer Discovery Tour Illustration

2013   
Vitae Magazine No.1, Robert Lopez Studios

HONORS/AWARDS

2020   
Marilyn Werby Endowed Scholarship

2019   
Provost Purchase Award

2019   
Linda Day Memorial Scholarship

2014  
CSUEB Portfolio Award

COLLECTIONS

2019  
Provost Collection CSU Long Beach

LECTURES/WORKSHOPS

2021   
Artist Talk, San Pedro Art Center, San Pedro, CA
Grad Community Events & Workshop, Organizer, CSU Long Beach, CA

2020 
Lunch and Learn Series, Organizer, CSU Long Beach, CA
Listening Session Moderator, CSU Long Beach, CA

2019  
Color Theory Workshop Teaching Assistant Long Beach Art Museum, Long Beach, CA
Artist Talk, Kleefeld Contemporary Art Museum, Long Beach, CA
Visiting Artist Critic: CSULB BFA Caps Course, Long Beach, CA


CURATORIAL EXPERIENCE

2021
Guest Juror, Carnegie Art Showcase, Carnegie Arts Center, Turlock, CA
Exhibition Curation & Event Organization, California Master Fine Arts Exhibition,CSULB   

2020
Exhibition Curation & Installation, Greater Los Angeles Master Fine Arts Exhibition, CSULB


TEACHING INTERNSHIPS

2020   
Foundation Drawing, Professor Marian Stewart, California State, University, Long Beach, CA
Introduction to Painting, Professor Daniel Dove, California State University, Long Beach, CA
Special Topics Visual Art – New York Trip, Professor Siobhan McClure, California State University, Long Beach, CA – (unofficial)

2019   
Advanced Color Theory, Professor Marie Thibeault, California State University, Long Beach, CA
Advance Life (Figure) Painting, Professor Siobhan McClure, California State University, Long Beach, CA – (unofficial)


RELATED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2020-2021      
ISA (Grader) – Art 181: Foundation Drawing, CSU Long Beach, CA
D&P Student Assistant – IT Support, CSU Long Beach, CA

2019-2021      
Graduate Advisor Assistant, CSU Long Beach, CA   

2020               
Freelance Web Design, Remote – Long Beach, CA

2019-2021        
Public Relations Assistant – Marie Thibeault, Long Beach, CA

2018-2020       
Advising Office Front Desk Assistant, CSU Long Beach, CA     
Art Administration Assistant, CSU Long Beach, CA
Visiting Artist Coordinator, CSU Long Beach, CA

2014                 
Student Assistant, Painting I, CSU East Bay, Hayward, CA

2013-2014         
Puente & Door Mural Project, Hayward Promise Neighborhood, Hayward, CA

 

AFFILIATIONS

2020-2021         
President, Fine Arts Roundtable (FAR) Graduate Student Organization

2019-2020         
Vice President, Fine Arts Roundtable (FAR) Graduate Student Organization

2018-2019         
Member, Fine Arts Roundtable (FAR) Graduate Student Organization

2016                   
Myrtle Press Member

2015                   
Hayward Art Council Member 

2014                   
Creative Pioneers, CSU East Bay Art Club Member