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RESUME

Solo Exhibitions:

2013 “Paintings from the Southwest,” Tucson International Airport, Tucson, AZ.
2011 Exhibition, VOCA (Vancouver Organization for Contemporary Arts), Vancouver, WA.
2010 Joel D. Valdez Main Library, Tucson, AZ.
2008 “One Night Only,” Kitchen Sink Studios, Phoenix, AZ.
2008 “On the Move and Other Stories,” @Central Gallery, Phoenix, AZ.
2007 “Wyoming Landscape,” Broderick Gallery, Portland, OR.
2005 Gallery Blue, Missoula, MT.
2004 “Work from Wyoming,” Autzen Gallery, Portland, OR.
2003 “Recent Works,” Every Day Wine, Portland, OR.
2002 “Random Connections,” Buckley Center Gallery, University of Portland, Portland, OR.
2001 “Meditations on Orion,” L&B Gallery, Portland, OR.
2000 FPA Gallery, Portland State University, Portland, OR.
2000 Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition, Autzen Gallery, Portland State University, Portland, OR.

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2016 “Wish You Were Here,” Tubac Center of the Arts, Tubac, AZ. Juried show.
2016 “Infinite Possibility: Art of Tomorrow,” Tilt Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ. Juried show.
2016 “Gateway to Imagination” Farmington Museum, Farmington, NM.
2016 “A(maze)ing Maps and Legends” Tohono Chul Gallery, Tucson, AZ.
2016 “Still I Rise – Hope and Healing After Domestic Violence,” BUMCS Gallery, Tucson, AZ.
2015 “10X10X10XTieton” Mighty Tieton Warehouse, Tieton, WA.
2015 “2015 Southwestern Invitational,” Yuma Art Center, Yuma, AZ. Artwork traveled to five additional galleries in Arizona.
2014 “TCA Biennial: Copper,” Tempe Center for the Arts, Tempe, AZ.
2014 “Night Visions V,” Coconino Center for the Arts, Flagstaff, AZ.
2014 “Hit the Road!” Tohono Chul Gallery, Tucson, AZ.
2013 “Expressions West 2013,” Coos Art Museum, Coos Bay, OR.
2013 Miniatures Show, Millicent Rogers Museum, Taos, NM.
2012 “Abstract New Mexico,” Matrix Fine Art, Albuquerque, NM.
2012 “Still Here: Aging In America,” Herberger Theater Center, Phoenix, AZ.
2012 “100 Years In The Desert: A Centennial Show,” Herberger Theater Center, Phoenix, AZ.
2011 “Mujeres, Mujeres, Mujeres,” Raices Taller 222 Art Gallery, Tucson, AZ.
2010 “On the Border,” The Curley School, Ajo, AZ. Exhibition accompanied the Smithsonian Museum traveling exhibit, “Key Ingredients.”
2010 “Spring Show,” Mano y Mente Artist-in-Residence Program, Tularosa, NM.
2010 “Collage Art: Nimble Arrangements for the World of Thought,” Center for the Humanities, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. Invitational.
2009 “Rural Art Showcase,” Joel D. Valdez Main Library, Tucson, AZ.
2009 “This Place,” Salazar-Ajo Library, Ajo, AZ. With Suzanne Klotz.
2009 “This Everlasting Valley II: Willamette Valley Farms from the Art About Agriculture Permanent Collection with Artists’ Recent Work,” The River Gallery, Independence, OR. Invitational.
2008 “Rural Art Showcase,” Joel D. Valdez Main Library, Tucson, AZ.
2008 “big ideas, SMALL FRAMES,” Dinnerware Artspace, Tucson, AZ.
2008 “Intermission,” Herberger Theater Center, Phoenix, AZ.
2007 “Borders, Fences, and Gates,” The Curley School, Ajo, AZ. Exhibition accompanied the Smithsonian Museum traveling exhibit, “Between Fences.”
2007 “Road Show,” Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR.
2007 “Expressions West 2007,” Coos Art Museum, Coos Bay, OR.
2006 “After the Journey,” Clark County Historical Museum, Vancouver, WA.
2006 “Overlapping Lines,” University of Ulsan, Ulsan, Korea.
2006 “Expressions West 2006,” Coos Art Museum, Coos Bay, OR.
2006 “This Bountiful Place: Art About Agriculture, the First Twenty-Five Years,” The Oregon Historical Society, Portland, OR.
2005 “Biennial International Juried Exhibition,” San Francisco, CA.
2005 “Anything Goes!,” Toucan Gallery, Billings, MT. Invitational.
2004 “Expressions West 2004,” Coos Art Museum, Coos Bay, OR.
2004 “Art about Agriculture: Tour 2004,” Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. Traveling to Rogue Gallery & Art Center, Medford, OR, The Pendleton Center for the Arts, Pendleton, OR, The Dalles Art Center, The Dalles, OR, and Carnegie Art Center In Partnership with the Smithsonian Institution American Garden Legacy Series, Oregon City, OR.
2003 “Women, Trauma & Visual Expression,” Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL.
2003 “Expressions West 2003,” Coos Art Museum, Coos Bay, OR.
2002 Soren Christensen Gallery, New Orleans, LA.
2002 “Expressions West 2002,” Coos Art Museum, Coos Bay, OR.
2002 “Eight Women,” Stirrings Gallery, Raleigh, NC. Invitational.
2001 “Art Equinox 2001: A Regional Survey of Contemporary Art,” Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art, Great Falls, MT.
2001 “Expressions West 2001,” Coos Art Museum, Coos Bay, OR.
2001 “Celebrate Northwest Women, 2001,” Wiseman Gallery, Grants Pass, OR.
2001 “Art about Agriculture: Tour 2001,” Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. Traveling to Oregon History Center, Portland, and Newport Fine Arts Center, Newport, OR.
2000 “Art Port Townsend,” Point Hudson Pavilion, Port Townsend, WA.
2000 “Traditional Methods/Transcendent Expressions,” Cawein Gallery, Pacific University, Forest Grove, OR.
1999 RE: Group, Autzen Gallery, Portland State University, Portland, OR.
1999 MFA Group Show, FPA Gallery, Portland State University, Portland, OR.
1995 “Keeping an Eye on the Invisible,” Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR.

Education:

2000 M.F.A. Art: Painting, Portland State University, Portland, OR.
1994 B.S. Arts and Letters, and Art: Painting, Portland State University, Portland, OR.

Awards and Honors:

2017 Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts Resident Artist, WY
2017 Jentel Artist Residency Program Fellowship, WY
2015 Honorable Mention with cash award, “2015 Southwestern Invitational,” Yuma Art Center, Yuma, AZ
2013 Wormfarm Artist Residency, WI
2012 Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts Resident Artist, WY
2011 The Helene Wurlitzer Foundation Artist Residency Grant, NM
2011 Honorable Mention, “On the Border,” The Curley School, Ajo, AZ
2010 Mano y Mente Artist-in-Residence Program, NM
2007 The Helene Wurlitzer Foundation Artist Residency Grant, NM
2006 Best of Show, “After the Journey,” Clark County Historical Museum, Vancouver, WA
2006 Honorable Mention, “Expressions West 2006,” Coos Art Museum, Coos Bay, OR
2006 Jentel Artist Residency Program Fellowship, WY
2005 Montana Artists Refuge Artist Residency, MT
2004 Entry of Merit, “Expressions West 2004,” Coos Art Museum, Coos Bay, OR
2004 Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts Artist Residency, NE
2004 Carey and Glen S. Strome Agricultural Art Memorial Purchase Award, “Art about Agriculture: Tour 2004,” Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR
2003 Jentel Artist Residency Program Fellowship, WY
2003 Regional Arts and Culture Council Technical Assistance Grant
2002 Caldera Artist Residency, OR
2002 Featured Artist, New American Paintings, Number 37, The Open Studios Press, 2002 Juror: Lisa Dennison, Chief Curator, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum.
2001 University Honda Award, “Art about Agriculture: Tour 2001,” Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR
2000 Merit Award, “Art Port Townsend,” Point Hudson Pavilion, Port Townsend, WA
2000 University Commendation Award, Portland State University
1999 Oregon Laurels Graduate Award
1999 Florence Saltzmann-Heidel Scholarship
1999 Lucille Welch Scholarship