IMG_20180519_183850653.jpg

Education

2006                                                   MFA – 2-D Studies

                                                                      Bowling Green State University (BGSU), Bowling Green, OH

2004-05                                                  Studio Art Centers International (SACI), Florence, Italy

1998                                                     BFA – Painting & Drawing            

                                                                      University of Northern Colorado (UNC), Greeley, CO

1987-88                                                    Sterling College, Sterling, KS

 

Teaching/Professional Experience

2016- present                                       Instructor - Drawing and Painting, Sheridan College, Sheridan, WY

2010-2016                                             Lecturer - Foundations, University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire, Eau Claire, WI

2007-2013                                            Gallery Director, Janet Carson Gallery at the Eau Claire Regional Arts Center (ECRAC), Eau Claire, WI

2008-2009                                           Lecturer - Foundations, University of Wisconsin - Stout, Menomonie, WI

2005-2006                                           Graduate Teaching Assistant, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH

1999-2001                                             Assistant Language Teacher, Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Programme, Shingu, Fukuoka-ken, Japan

 

Arts Experience

2017                                                     Juror, Art for Art's Sake Juried Exhibit, AVA Art Center, GilIette, WY

2016                                                     Curator, Migration, LE Phillips Memorial Library Gallery, Eau Claire, WI

2014                                                     Curator, Illuminative: The Art of Academia, LE Phillips Memorial Library Gallery, Eau Claire, WI

2013                                                     Juror, apexart, Unsolicited Proposal Program, New York, NY

2008-2013                                           Curator, liveART events, State Theatre, Eau Claire, WI

2008-2016                                           Art Committee, L E Phillips Memorial Library, Eau Claire, WI

2002-2005                                          Visual Art Committee, ECRAC, Eau Claire, WI

2003                                                    Juror, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Student Show, ECRAC Gallery, Eau Claire, WI

2002-2004                                          Installations Supervisor, ECRAC Gallery, Eau Claire, WI

1997-1998                                             Installations Supervisor, Mariani Gallery, UNC, Greeley, CO

                

Exhibitions (*solo shows marked with an asterisk)

2018                                                   Confluence of Art (juried), JW Hansen Gallery, Pablo Center at the Confluence, Eau Claire, WI

                                                          State of the Arts, Janet Carson Gallery, Eau Claire, WI

2016                                                  ArtsWest 37 (juried), LE Phillips Memorial Public Library, Eau Claire, WI

2015                                                     Eggs-actly, LE Phillips Memorial Public Library Gallery, Eau Claire, WI

                                                             *Simulacra: New Drawings, Volume One Gallery, Eau Claire, WI

                                                              Midwest Seasons (juried), Center for the Visual Arts, Wausau, WI      

2014                                                      Faculty Exhibit, Foster Gallery, UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire, WI

                                                              Culture and Agriculture (juried), New Visions Gallery, Marshfield, WI

                                                              28th Annual Spring Show, Caradori Pottery, Eau Claire, WI

                                                              ArtsWest 35 (juried), LE Phillips Memorial Public Library, Eau Claire, WI

2013                                                      We’ll Show You Ours, LE Phillips Memorial Public Library, Eau Claire, WI

                                                              A Gathering, Heyde Center for the Arts, Chippewa Falls, WI

                                                              Faculty Exhibit, Foster Gallery, UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire, WI

                                                              via the Great Black Swamp, with Mike Tarr and Kari Tarr, Janet Carson Gallery, Eau Claire, WI

2012                                                      Faculty Exhibit, Foster Gallery, UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire, WI

2011                                                       Faculty Exhibit, Foster Gallery, UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire, WI

                                                             The Good Life, Chippewa Valley Museum, Eau Claire, WI

                                                             Shoe Box Show, LE Phillips Memorial Public Library, Eau Claire, WI

2010                                                     Faculty Exhibit, Foster Gallery, UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire, WI

                                                             Vision and the Word– with poet Jeannie Roberts, L E Phillips Memorial Public Library, Eau Claire, WI

                                                             SE Minnesota Regional Juried Exhibition, Paul Watkins Gallery, Winona State University, Winona, MN

                                                             Last Minute Exhibit, Eau Claire Regional Arts Center Gallery (ECRAC), Eau Claire, WI

2009                                                   NINESprize, The Nines Gallery, Holland, MI

                                                            *Here… and There, LE Phillips Memorial Library, Eau Claire, WI

                                                            SE Minnesota Regional Juried Exhibition, Paul Watkins Gallery, Winona State University, Winona, MN

                                                            Forté, ECRAC Gallery, Eau Claire, WI

                                                            ArtsWest 30 (juried), LE Phillips Memorial Library, Eau Claire, WI

                                                           Green, ECRAC Gallery, Eau Claire, WI

2008                                                  Faculty Exhibit, Furlong Gallery, UW-Stout, Menomonie, WI

                                                           Culture and Agriculture (juried), New Visions Gallery, Marshfield, WI

                                                           Art from Within, ECRAC Gallery, Eau Claire, WI

                                                           *Places to Be, Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson, WI

                                                           *Worked, Hudson Hospital & Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson, WI

                                                           Gallery Night, Polderland Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

2007                                                  Polderland = Wonderland, Polderland Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

                                                           Winter Exhibition, ECRAC Gallery, Eau Claire, WI

                                                           *Art Harvest, The Nines Gallery, Holland, MI

                                                           Views of the Chippewa Valley, Chippewa Valley Museum,Eau Claire, WI

                                                          *Place, The Gallery @ the Library, Algona Public Library, Algona, IA

                                                          ArtsWest 28 (juried), LE Phillips Memorial Library, Eau Claire, WI

                                                          Obsessions, ECRAC Gallery, Eau Claire, WI

                                                          *Surface Depth, ECRAC Gallery, Eau Claire, WI

2006                                                 Arrowhead Biennial (juried), Duluth Art Institute, Duluth, MN

                                                          Winter Exhibition, ECRAC Gallery, Eau Claire, WI

                                                          *Line of Sight, The Nines Gallery, Holland, MI

                                                          *Tales of the Great Black Swamp, MFA Thesis Exhibition, Dorothy Uber Bryan Gallery, BGSU, Bowing Green, OH

2005                                               Editions Limited, The Nines Gallery, Holland, MI

                                                           20@22, Graduate Show, SACI, Florence, Italy

                                                           Numero 7, Dolce Zucchero, Florence, Italy

                                                           Florencimiento (juried), Uffizi Center, Florence, Italy

2004                                                  *Spiritual Refrain, Art Makers’ Market, Menomonie, WI

                                                           Figure This Out, Backdoor Gallery, Eau Claire, WI

                                                           *Personal Landscapes, Backdoor Gallery, Eau Claire, WI

2003                                                  Winter Exhibition, Backdoor Gallery, Eau Claire, WI

                                                           Sight, Sound, Song (collaboration with Playdoughsonics), State Theatre, Eau Claire, WI

                                                           *Portals, Beale Fine Arts, Boulder, CO

                                                           Landscapes, Backdoor Gallery, Eau Claire, WI

                                                           *Home, Acoustic Café, Eau Claire, WI

2002                                                  Winter Exhibition, Backdoor Gallery, Eau Claire, WI

2000-2001                                         Cultural Festival Art Exhibition, Shingu, Fukuoka-ken, Japan

1999                                                   *balance/unbalance, Oak Room Gallery, UNC, Greeley, CO

1998                                                    Jewelry & Metals Show, Oak Room Gallery, UNC, Greeley, CO

                                                            Northern Colorado Society of Artist’s Spring Show, Greeley, CO

                                                            Salon de Refuse, Oak Room Gallery, UNC, Greeley, CO

1990, 1997, 1998                                 Annual Student Juried Art Exhibition (juried), Mariani Gallery, UNC, Greeley, CO

 

Awards/Honors

2014                                                     First Place, ArtsWest 35, LE Phillips Memorial Public Library,  Eau Claire, WI

2011                                                      Honorarium, Chippewa Valley Museum, Eau Claire, WI

2008                                                    Artist-in-Residence, Petrified Forest National Park, AZ

2005-2006                                       Teaching Assistantship, BGSU, Bowling Green, OH

2004-2005                                          Merit Scholarship, SACI, Florence, Italy

1998                                                     Best of Show, Student Juried Art Exhibition, UNC, Greeley, CO

                                                         Fred Meyers Award for Excellence in Drawing & Painting, UNC, Greeley, CO

 

Bibliography

March 4, 2015                                      Volume One, “A Minimal Mark”, interview by Hope Greene with photos concerning one-person exhibit, Simulacra, Eau Claire, WI

July 10, 2014                                         Volume One, cover, Eau Claire, WI

June 12, 2014                                       Volume One, “Everything is Illuminative”, interview by Hope Greene with photos about curated exhibit, Eau Claire, WI

December 27, 2012                             Volume One, “Abstract Friends”, interview by Thom Fountain with photos, Eau Claire, WI

October 26, 2009                                Spectrum West, Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR), interview with Kris MacCallum on Here… and There exhibit

September 18, 2008                            Spectrum West, WPR, interview with Kris MacCallum on liveART

May 8, 2008                                         Volume One, interview

June 19, 2007                                       Spectrum West, WPR, interview with Kathy Stahl

May 10, 2007                                        Upper Des Moines, article and photo, Algona, IA

November 9, 2006                              Volume One, cover, Eau Claire, WI

March 2004                                         Volume One #22, interview by Eric Rasmussen and exhibition photos, Eau Claire, WI.

January 22, 2004                                Leader-Telegram, interview with exhibition photos, Eau Claire, WI

January 2004                                       Interview, noon news, WEAU TV-13, Eau Claire, WI

                                                              Volume One #20, interview by Dale Karls with exhibition photos, Eau Claire, WI.

December 2003                                  Interview, noon news, WEAU TV-13, Eau Claire, WI

October 30, 2003                               The Spectator, “Painting the Town”, interview by Brian Koskey with exhibition photos, UWEC, Eau Claire, WI

October 16, 2003                                Leader-Telegram, interview with exhibition photos, Eau Claire, WI

 

Gallery Representation

                                                             The Nines Gallery, Holland, MI

                                                             The Commercial, Alma, WI

 

Collections

                                                            Eau Claire Regional Arts Center

                                                            Luther Midelfort

                                                            Mayo Health Systems

                                                            Sacred Heart Hospital

                                                            Holland Hospital

                                                            Macatawa Bank

                                                            Petrified Forest National Park

                                                            Yoshino Collection, Fukuoka, Japan

                                                            Private Collections in Italy, Japan and the US