↳ ARTIST / PAINTER


Curriculum vitae

 EDUCATION↳

2006 MFA in Visual Art, VERMONT COLLEGE, Montpelier, VT.
1995 BFA in Visual Art, COLLEGE FOR CREATIVE STUDIES, Detroit, MI.
1994 NEW YORK STUDIO PROGRAM, New York, NY.

 PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS↳

OAKLAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE
↳ 2018-Present, Detroit, MI, ADJUNCT PROFESSOR

WAYNE COMMUNITY COLLEGE 
↳ 2017-Present, Detroit, MI, ADJUNCT PROFESSOR


MARYGROVE COLLEGE
↳ 2015-2018, Detroit, MI, ADJUNCT PROFESSOR


THE ART INSTITUTE
↳ 2011-2016, Troy, MI, ADJUNCT PROFESSOR


COLLEGE FOR CREATIVE STUDIES
↳ 2010-2007, Detroit, MI, ADJUNCT PROFESSOR

 SOLO EXHIBITIONS↳

2019


I MUST BE CRAZY
↳ Public Pool, Hamtramck MI.

2013


IDEALIZATION OF THE URBAN FRONTIER
↳ A- Smith Gallery, Huntington Woods MI.

2012


UTOPIA
↳ Birmingham Unitarian Church, Birmingham MI.

2010


FUNCTIONS OF EVERYDAY LIFE
Case Gallery, Detroit MI.

2006


THE BOOTH OF CONTINGENT JEOPARDY & HEDONISTIC DELIGHT
↳ Motor City Brewing, Detroit, MI.


CELEBRITY MAKEOVERS
↳ Alumni hall Centers Gallery, Detroit, MI.


THESIS EXHIBITION
↳ Wood Gallery, Montpelier, VT.

2004


MP
↳ BBAC, Birmingham, MI.

THICK & JUICY
↳ Madonna University, Livonia, MI.

2002


PRIMARY
Tangent Gallery, Detroit MI.

 GROUP EXHIBITIONS↳

2021


HARD & SOFT
Gallery Camille, Detroit, MI


2020


ART MILE
Online Gallery, https://www.artmiledetroit.com

THE SMALL SHOW
↳ Marygrove Gallery, Detroit, MI.

THE 19TH AMENDMENT AT 100
↳ Swords into Plowshares, Detroit, MI.

2019


BIRD CAGE
↳ Popps Packing, Hamtramck, MI.

A THOUSAND COCKS
↳ Public Pool, Hamtramck, MI.

2018


Εντροπία…CHAOS
↳ Level One, Ferndale, MI.

2017


WHITEDEL MEMBERS EXHIBITION
↳ The Gallery, Detroit, MI.

CCS ALUMNI EXHIBITION
↳ Valade Gallery, Detroit, MI.

NASTY WOMEN EXHIBITION
↳ Chizuko, Pensacola, FL.

LOVE LIBRARY: LET’S TALK ABOUT LOVE, BABY ↳ Zygote Press Gallery, Cleveland, OH.

2016


MIDWEST ARTISTS
Genesis Art, Chicago, IL.

SMALLISH 2
The Gallery, Detroit, MI.

ANNUAL POSTCARD SHOW
A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

ESAS EXHIBITION
Community Building, St Clair Shores, MI.

SUMMER
The Gallery, Detroit, MI.

2015


SMALL SHOW
The Gallery, Detroit, MI.

FACULTY SHOW
The Gallery, Detroit, MI.

2013


LET’S TALK ABOUT LOVE
Printed Matter Inc. New York, NY.

ART FOR THE HOLIDAY
DAM, Detroit, MI.

THE UNTOLD STORY
JCC, West Bloomfield, MI.

2012


MIX, MINGLE, & MACK
Aide’s Project, Ferndale, MI.

OAK TREE, MY BACKYARD
Curator George N’Namdi, Valade Gallery, Detroit, MI.

2011


CONSTANT FLUX
Art Effect, Detroit, MI.

THE APRIL INVITATIONAL: METRO DETROIT FAMILY
Art Effect, Detroit, MI.

WOMEN & THEIR LANDSCAPES
The Garage, San Diego, CA.

THE WELCOMING PARTY
Art Effect, Detroit, MI.

SHALOM STREET
JCC, The Center, West Bloomfield, MI.

2010


2010 ART FOR THE HOLIDAYS
Detroit Artist Market, Detroit, MI.

LET’S TALK ABOUT LOVE, BABY, NINE & A HALF DAYS
Staring Love Librarians Harare Chapter: Curated by Raphael Chikukwa, National Gallery of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe.

FROM OUR PERSPECTIVES: A NATIONAL WOMEN’S EXHIBITION
Wallace Smith Theatre Gallery, Farmington Hills, MI.

ARTWORKS
↳ New Center, Detroit, MI.

LET’S TALK ABOUT LOVE, BABY, NINE & A HALF DAYS
Staring Love Librarians Chicago Chapter: Sarah Wagner and Jon Brumit, at the Joan Flasch Artists’ Book Collection, Chicago, IL.

UNDER THE WATCHFUL EYE
Janice Charach Gallery, West Bloomfield, MI.

THE ART OF THE ARTIST’S BOOK
Oakland University Art Gallery, Rochester, MI.

2009


HOLIDAY EXHIBITION
Janice Charach Gallery, West Bloomfield, MI.

NEW ARTIST, NEW WORKS
Janice Charach Gallery, West Bloomfield, MI.

STAFF MEETING
Centers Gallery, Detroit, MI.

MIDWEST AIDS PROJECT
Ferndale, MI.

2008


LOTION + SALVE + MUD + SHIT = PAINT
Garage, San Diego, CA.

4TH YEAR ANNIVERSARY EXHIBITION
Brewery, Detroit, MI.

FROM OUR PERSPECTIVES: A NATIONAL WOMEN’S EXHIBITION
Smith Theatre Gallery, Farmington Hills, MI.

ANDRES SERRANO PICKS DETROIT
Centers Gallery, Detroit, MI.


WHOLE FOOD
The Space, Long Island City, NY.


THEY PRACTICE WHAT THEY TEACH: A SELECTION OF RECENT PAINTINGS FROM MICHIGAN COLLEGE & UNIVERSITY FACULTY
Saginaw Art Museum, MI.


SPIRIT OF DETROIT
Detroit Artist market, Detroit, MI.


RUBBERNECKERS, A.N.
Bush Gallery, Salem, OR.

MIDWEST AIDS PROJECT
↳ Ferndale, MI.


DALLY IN THE ALLEY
Dally Gallery Art Auction, Detroit, MI.


8 DAYS IN JUNE
Museum of Contemporary Art, Detroit, MI.


MIDWEST AIDS PROJECT
↳ Ferndale, MI.


BRIGHTON INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
↳ Brighton, MI.


THAT DAM BOX SHOW
↳ Detroit Artist Market, Detroit, MI.


FACULTY EXHIBITION
Wayne State University Art Gallery, Detroit, MI.


THE BOOTH OF CONTINGENT JEAOPARDY & HEDONISTIC DELIGHT
Motor City Brewing, Detroit, MI.


2005


EAT, SUGAR, SEND, MONEY
Nonsense gallery, Lakewood, OH.

AX4
Fine Art Gallery, Detroit MI.

MIDWEST AIDS PROJECT
Ferndale, MI.


2003


ACTUAL SIZE
Detroit Contemporary, Detroit MI.

BEYOND WORDS
Mary Grove, Detroit MI.

AX2
Fine Art Gallery, Detroit MI.

DETROIT & MIAMI
Village Arts, FL.

2002


GROUP
Tangent Gallery, Detroit, MI.

AX
U245 Gallery, Detroit, MI.

2000


ALUMNI
Center Gallery, Detroit, MI.

ACTUAL SIZE
Detroit Contemporary, Detroit MI.

 HONORS & AWARDS↳

2010 ↳ BEAUTIFICATION, Huntington Woods, MI.

2010 ↳ BEST OF SHOW, Wallace Smith Gallery

2008  PURCHASE AWARD, Wallace Smith Theatre Gallery

1995  GRANT, Art on the Move

1994 ↳ RESIDENCY, New York Studio Program 

1994 GRANT, Matilda Wilson

1993 ↳ AMERICAN BUSINESS WOMEN’S ASSOCIATION, Troy MI.

1992 AMERICAN BUSINESS WOMEN’S ASSOCIATION, Troy MI.

1992  DETROIT’S WOMEN PAINTER & SCULPTURE, Detroit MI

 PUBLICATIONS↳

THE REVIEW HAMTRAMCK
↳ Volume 11, No. 37, September 2019

STUDIO VISIT MAGAZINE
↳ http://studiovisitmagazine.com, Fall 2017

“SEVEN/TO/THREE”
The Best in Art, Design, Photo, & Video, July 2011

“STAGE & CANVAS”
The Real Detroit, December 21, 2010

“WHAT’S GOING ON”
Detroit Free Press, June 25, 2008

“ART & DESIGN”
Half hour segment on Detroit’s WMTV5 CHANNEL 22, NOVEMBER 17-DECEMBER 17, 2007 


AREA ZINC
online arts magazine, Vol. 1, Madrid, Spain, 2007

LIVRAISON
Vol. 3, Stockholm, Sweden 2007

“THE BLEEDING EDGE OF ART IN DETROIT”
by Dave Nelson, growdetroit.com, Dec. 2, 2006

”IN THE BOX/OUT OF THE BOX: THAT DAM BOX SHOW” 
thedetroiter.com, Sept. 2006

HUNGER MOUNTAIN
Vermont College Journal Issue #9, Fall 2006

“BACK TO BASICS”
Metro Times, May 5, 2002

“SCULPTURES INVITE VIEWERS TO PLAY”
Art & Entertainment, Eccentric, Dec 28, 1995