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Education

2012        M.F.A., Visual Arts | Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts, Washington University | St Louis MO

2005        B.A., Art | North Park University | Chicago IL

Exhibitions

Solo Exhibitions

2019        Plastic Longing  | Carlson Tower Gallery | Chicago IL

2014        Multi-metaverse  | Carlson Tower Gallery | Chicago IL

Collaborative Work

2019        Habits  (curated by Maya  Durham  Rayner and Kelly K Wright)  | Parallax Art | Chicago IL

2016        “Study for Shore,” Tim Lowly and Maya Durham Rayner “Identity Insight: Unfolding the visual Narrative" | Koplin Del Rio Gallery | Seattle WA

Group Shows

2019        Habits  | Parallax Art | Chicago IL

2017        AKUKO UWA  | Carlson Tower Gallery | Chicago IL

2017        Certain Obscurities | Brandel Library| Chicago IL

2013        Biomythology | LeMr Art House | Chicago IL

2012         4 – an [eccentric] alumni exhibition | Carlson Tower Gallery | Chicago IL

2012         Where We Live | Bridgeport Art Center | Chicago IL

2012         The No List | Washington University MFA Thesis Satellite Exhibition | St Louis MO

2012         Washington University MFA Thesis Exhibition | Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum | St Louis MO

2012         Deliberate: Law as a Collaborative Mode | Anheuser-Busch Hall | St Louis MO

2012         In the Heart of the Heart of the Country, Inland Symposium: CST | St Louis MO

2011         Sing for Japan | Old Orchard Church | St Louis MO

2011         MFA Invitational | St Charles Community College | St Louis MO

2011         First-Year Exhibition Des Lee Gallery | St Louis MO

2011         States of Mind | Student Commons, Anheuser-Busch Hall | St Louis MO

2010         North Park Alumni Triennial | Carlson Tower Gallery | Chicago IL

2009         Lillstreet Art Center Members Show | Chicago IL

2009         Pilsen Together Chamber of Commerce Art Festival | Chicago IL

2009         Print Works (juried exhibition) | North Shore Arts League | Winnetka IL

2008         Winter Print Show, Evanston Art Center and One Horse Press | Chicago IL

2008          Pilsen Together Chamber of Commerce Art Festival | Chicago IL

2008          Summer Print Show, Evanston Art Center and One Horse Press | Chicago IL

2007          North Park University Alumni Art Exhibition, Carlson Tower Gallery | Chicago IL

2007          Scientific Aesthetics, Altered Esthetics | Minneapolis MN

Residencies

October 2019          Creative Living Center  - Winter Session | Murray Creek  CA

March 2020          Creative Living Center - Spring Session | Murray Creek  CA

Professional Experience

2018 - present
Assistant Professor – Art & Graphic Design  | North Park University | Chicago IL

2016 – 2018
Communication Manager / Graphic Designer – First United Methodist Church of Arlington Heights | Arlington Heights IL

2014 – 2016
Adjunct Professor – Graphic Design & Drawing – Westwood College | Chicago IL

2014
Printmaking Teaching Assistant | Penland School of Crafts | Penland NC

2013 – 2018
Adjunct Professor – Graphic Design, Printmaking, Drawing: North Park University | Chicago IL

2013 – present
Freelance Web & Graphic Designer – Lapin Design | Chicago IL

2012
Printmaking Department Teaching Assistant: Washington University | St Louis MO

2011
Island Press Teaching Assistant: Washington University | St Louis MO

2011
Volunteer Coordinator: Southern Graphic Council Conference | St Louis MO

2010 -11
Island Press Print Shop Technician: Washington University | St Louis MO

2010
Printmaking Teaching Assistant: Penland School of Crafts | Penland NC

2009 -10
Print Shop Assistant: Hummingbird Press at Lillstreet Art Center | Chicago IL

Technical Abilities

Adobe Creative Suite –  InDesign,  Illustrator,  Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Adobe Premiere Pro
HTML and CSS

Professional Affiliations

College Art Association

AIGA - the professional association for design

Leonardo/The International Society for the Arts, Sciences and Technology

FATE (Foundations in Art: Theory and Education)