PERSONAL HISTORY

1980 Born in Santa Ana, California
Lives in Los Angeles, California

EDUCATION

2015 MFA, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
2005 BFA, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2016 True Believers, Samuel Freeman, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2015 Inside/Outside: Works from the Skowhegan Archives, Curated by Michelle Grabner, Common Street Arts, Waterville, ME
2015 UCLA MFA Thesis Exhibition, UCLA New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 
2014 Top Coat, Curated by Roger Herman, The Pit, Glendale, CA
2014 MAS (ltd ed), Henderson, NV
2014 The Status of Portraiture, Curated by Grant Vetter, Autonomie Projects, Los Angeles, CA
2011 Arts Gowanus open studio tour, participant, Brooklyn, NY
2006 Philip Hayes Memorial Exhibition, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

AWARDS/GRANTS/EXPERIENCE

2014 UCLA Graduate Fellowship, CA
2014 Guest Lecturer, James Welling’s Special Topics in Art: Notes on Color, UCLA, CA
2014 Artist panel: The Status of Portraiture, Autonomie Projects, LA, CA
2013 Lorser Feitelson & Helen Lundberg Feitelson Arts Foundation Award, UCLA, CA
2013 D’Arcy Hayman Scholarship, UCLA, CA
2013 Booth Scholarship, UCLA, CA
2013 Co-Curator, Keep In Touch UCLA New Wight Gallery, UCLA, CA
2012 Levinson Scholarship, UCLA, CA
2011 Design Symposium: The Art of Frank Stockton, Syracuse University, NY
2011 Drawing Marathon with Jill Moser & James Siena, The New York Studio School, NY
2010 Artist Lecture Series, Rocky Mountain College of Art, CO

RESIDENCIES

2015 Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME

ARTIST INFORMATION