Resume


Education


2008 - 2012 The Ohio State University, Bachelors of Fine Arts, Columbus, Ohio
GPA 3.62/4.00
Graduated Cum Laude March 2012
Dean’s List all quarters from Winter 2008 - Winter 2012

 

Awards, Appearances and Publications
 

2022     Netflix Blown Away Season 3 Contestant

2022     Awarded Maker 2 Manufacturer Grant from Catalyst Connection

2018     Dwell Magazine publication August 2018 Issue

2013     Awarded Artist Supply Grant from The Greater Columbus Arts Council
2012
     Awarded Higher Education Partnership Scholarship, Penland School of Crafts
2010
     New Glass Review 31, p. 28, Published by Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY

Curation

2020     Silica Valley, Hodge Gallery, Pittsburgh Glass Center, Pennsylvania

2020     Silica Valley, Hawk Galleries, Columbus, Ohio


Exhibitions

2023    **UPCOMING SHOW** Undefined: Do Epic Shit, Hodge Gallery, Pittsburgh Glass Center

2022    Aspire 2, Hodge Gallery at Pittsburgh Glass Center, Pennsylvania

2021    Life Forms, Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, Massachusetts

            Gathered Locally, Hodge Gallery at Pittsburgh Glass Center, Pennsylvania

 

2019    Small Sculptures: Big impact, Strohl Art Center, Chautauqua, New York

 

2018    Making the Ordinary Extraordinary, Hodge Gallery at Pittsburgh Glass Center,, Pennsylvania

 

2017    Making the Ordinary Extraordinary, Erie Art Museum, Erie, Pennsylvania

            The State of Art Glass, Hawk Galleries, Columbus, Ohio


2016    Life Forms, Hodge Gallery at Pittsburgh Glass Center,, Pennsylvania
            Life Forms, Houghton Gallery, Corning, New York
            Directions, Glass Axis, Columbus, Ohio
 

2015    Small Works Exhibit, 616 Gallery, Sewickley, Pennsylvania
            Out of the Archive and Into the Gallery, Hodge Gallery at Pittsburgh Glass Center, Pennsylvania
 

2012    Parade of Homes Truberry House, Lewis Center, Ohio
            What’s in a Goblet, Glass Axis, Columbus, Ohio
            April-October Short North Gallery Hop, 83 Gallery, Columbus, Ohio
            Green Drinks, Urban Arts Space, Columbus, Ohio
            Senior Thesis Exhibition, Swing Space Gallery, Columbus, Ohio
            L.E.T.T.E.R.S., The Ohio State Clean Space Gallery, Columbus, Ohio


2011    The Market at Serendip Gallery, Powell, Ohio
            Holiday Gallery Hop, Short North, Columbus, Ohio


2010    Food, Animals and Mood Stabilizers, Clayspace 831, Columbus, Ohio
            Worthington Art League, High Road Gallery, Worthington, Ohio
            Reflecting Nature, High Road Gallery, Worthington, Ohio


2009    Sensory Feast, 2 nd April Gallery & Studios, Canton, Ohio
            OSU Foundations Showcase, Hopkins Hall Gallery, Columbus, Ohio
            OSU Art and Technology Show, Silver Image Gallery, Columbus, Ohio


Workshop Experience


2016    One Week Cold working and Sculpting class with Ethan Stern, Pittsburgh Glass Center
2015    One Week Intensive Sculpting class with Raven Skyriver and Kelly O’Dell, Pittsburgh Glass Center
            One Week Intensive glass class with Hiroshi Yamano, Pittsburgh Glass Center
2014    One Week Intensive Sculpting class with Ross Richmond, Pittsburgh Glass Center
2012    Two week workshop with the de la Torre brothers, Penland School of Crafts
2011    Two week glass furnace construction workshop run by Chuck Lopez, The Ohio State University

Work Experience


2015 - Present Pittsburgh Glass Center Studio Technician, Pittsburgh, PA
Maintain, design and build studio equipment
Teach Technician Apprentices about studio mechanics
Manage day to day studio operations


Teaching Experience

2022    Beginning CAD to CAM in Fusion 360, Protohaven, Pittsburgh, PA 2022

            TA Pilchuck Session 5, Lighting 2.0 with Jay MacDonell and Michiko Sakano

            TA Pilchuck Session 6, Material Metamorphosis with Bri Chesler

2021    Beginning 3d Modeling in Fusion 360 for 3d Printing, Protohaven, Pittsburgh, PA 2021

2016    Hot 3 Instructor, Pittsburgh Glass Center, Fall and Winter 2016
2015    Teen Boot Camp Instructor, Pittsburgh Glass Center
            Beginning Adventures in Glass 1 week Intensive, Pittsburgh Glass Center

            Hot 1 Instructor, Pittsburgh Glass Center
2014    Hot 1 TA, Pittsburgh Glass Center

            Teen Boot Camp Instructor, Pittsburgh Glass Center
2013    Gaffer Slot, The Ohio State 
University

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