EXHIBITIONS

PERSONAL ECOLOGIES

Bethea Gallery, Ruston, LA
MFA Thesis Exhibition

2021

FEME FEST 2020

Jazz & Heritage Foundation Gallery, New Orleans, LA

SYNTHESIS: ART AND NATURE IN THE POST-DIGITAL AGE

2019-2020

Masur Gallery, Monroe, LA
Features 3D printed sculpture, special effects animation, VR, digital art, collage, and collaboration with the VISTA program at Louisiana Tech. The central theme of the exhibition relates to imagining a future in which the lines between nature and technology or the natural world and the digital world, are blurred

OFF THE WALL AUCTION

Masur Gallery, Monroe, LA
Auction of artwork by community artists.

2019

SOD STUDENT EXHIBITION

2019, 2020, & 2021

Bethea Gallery, Ruston LA
A juried exhibitions that featured a selection of art from students at Louisiana Tech University's School of Design.

MFA POP UP EXHIBIT

2019

Downstairs Gallery, Monroe LA
Pop up show lasting one night, featuring the work of all MFA candidates at Louisiana Tech University

HERE AND NOW: CONTEMPORARY ART AND POLITICS

2018

Enterprise Center Gallery, Ruston, LA
A group show which featured different approaches to visually representing contemporary issues in politics through a variety of different artist media including photography, oil paint, water color paint, and digital illustrations.

LAB WORKS: THE ART AND SCIENCE OF BIOLOGICAL VISUALIZATION

Enterprise Center Gallery, Ruston, LA
A group exhibition that featured digital illustrations of scientific concepts.

2018

PAINTING WITH PIXELS

Enterprise Center Gallery, Ruston LA
A group exhibition centered on exploring the medium of digital painting.

2017

2ND ANNUAL DIGITAL PAINTING ART EXHIBIT AND AUCTION

A public auction of digital scientific visualization paintings. Targeted Treatment of Brain Tumor via S. typhimurium placed 2nd at auction.

2017

EDUCATION

MFA CANDIDATE

2018-2021

Pursing a Master of Fine Arts degree in studio art with an emphasis in illustration. Expected graduation May 2021

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE, BIOLOGY

2013-2018

Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA
GPA 3.93
Minors: Premedical Illustration, Chemistry

TEACHING HISTORY

BOOK ARTS

Graduate Assistant to Frank Hamrick, Louisiana Tech University

2019

2D DESIGN

Graduate Assistant to Raluca Iancu, Louisiana Tech University

2018

INTRO DRAWING

2019

Graduate Assistant to Daniel Moore, Louisiana Tech University
Graduate Assistant to Whitney Moore, Louisiana Tech University
Assisted this class twice.

DRAWING 2

Graduate Assistant to Raluca Iancu, Louisiana Tech University

2019

PRESENTATIONS

LOUISIANA ACADEMY OF SCIENCE

Presented research relating to Medical Illustration Programs at
Universities; won best student presentation in the category of Liberal Arts.

2017

SERVICE TO COMMUNITY

OFF THE WALL AUCTION VOLUNTEER

Assisted the Masur Gallery in preparing and running the Off the Wall Auction.

2019

SOD SUPPORTING OUR DESIGNERS

Disaster relief fundraiser to support Louisiana Tech University students and faculty in the school of design who were impacted by a tornado.

2019

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Work Experience

DIGITAL MEDIA

  • Adobe Photoshop 

  • Adobe Illustrator

  • Adobe InDesign

  • Adobe Acrobat Pro

  • Wacom Intuos Tablet

  • Hexels

  • Unity

TRADITIONAL STUDIO MEDIA

  • Oil Painting

  • Acrylic Painting

  • Watercolor Painting

  • Ink Painting

  • Illustration

  • Printmaking: relief

  • Ceramics: wheel throwing

GALLERY EXPERIENCE

  • Gallery Sighting

  • Wall Prep: Spackling and Painting

  • Gallery Installation

  • Gallery Reception Preparation