Lives and works in San Francisco, CA

 

EDUCATION

May 2018                       Master of Fine Arts, California College of Arts, San Francisco, CA

May 2011                        Bachelor of Fine Arts, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL        

                                      Emphasis of study in Print-media | Painting

RESIDENCIES

2018                               Carrizozo Colony Artist Residency, Carrizozo, NM

SELECTED AWARDS & SCHOLARSHIP

2018                              Large-scale Commencement Exhibition Award, Collab w/Flavia D’urso, San Francisco, CA

                                     Headlands Center for the Arts Graduate Fellow Finalist, San Francisco, CA

                                    Toby Devan Lewis Fellowship Award Finalist, San Francisco, CA

2017                              Art and Artifice Curatorial Proposal Award, San Francisco, CA

ONE AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2018                              NASAD Exhibition, Dogpatch Studios, San Francisco, CA

2017                              Two Figures, Atrium, San Francisco, CA

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2019                             Artist Annual, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA

2018                             Necessary Existence, Collaboration with Flavia D’urso at Nave Alcove, San Francisco, CA

2018          Commencement Exhibition, CCA, San Francisco, CA

2018                     MFA Thesis Exhibition, Minnesota Street Projects, San Francisco, CA

2018                             Caught in the Fray, College Ave. Galleries, Oakland, CA

2017                             Artifice and Nature, Nave Alcove, San Francisco, CA

2017                             Death, Acción Latina gallery, San Francisco, CA

2017                             Mission Print, Adobe Books Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2017                             Post-its Show, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2016                             13 x 13 x 13 Show, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2015                             Alter Para Mi Muerte, Studio Grand, Oakland, CA

2015                             Collect, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA

2013                             Annual Open Studio, Art Explosion, San Francisco, CA

2011                       Little Animal House, Fine Arts Building, Chicago, IL                       

2011                       BFA 2011, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL                                        

2009                     SmART Show, The Flat Iron Arts Building, Chicago, IL                    

2009                     SmART Show, The Flat Iron Arts Building, Chicago, IL                    

2009        Friday Show, The Flat Iron Arts Building, Chicago, IL            


PRESS           

Nathan Falstreau, "High school students install mixed-media artwork on Ocean Avenue utility boxes", Hoodline, Aug 2018

                            

TEACHING & MENTORING EXPERIENCE

2019 (Forthcoming)        Teaching Artist, YASP Printmaking, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

Nov 2018 - Present        Teaching Artist, Girl’s Garage, Berkeley, CA

Oct 2018 - Present         Teaching Artist, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA

Aug 2014 - Dec 2018     Adv. and Intro Printmaking Faculty, Youth Art Exchange, San Francisco, CA

July 2013 - Dec 2018      Etching Instructor, Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts, San Francisco, CA

Mar 2018                        Visiting Teaching Artist, Berkeley Art Museum (BAMPFA), Berkeley, CA

Jan 2018 - May 2018      Teaching Assistant, Screen-printing I & II CCA, San Francisco, CA

Oct 2017 - May 2018     Graduate Mentor, First Year Honors Program CCA, San Francisco, CA

Aug 2014 - May 2016    Visiting Teaching Artist, John O’Connell High School, San Francisco, CA

June 2013 - Aug 2015    Printmaking Instructor, Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts, San Francisco, CA

Feb-May 2011                 Curatorial Intern, Art Institute of Chicago, Prints and Drawings, Chicago, IL       

May-Aug 2010         Studio Intern, Spudnik Press Cooperative, Chicago, IL