Education

2005 Penland School of Craft, North Carolina

Summer Study Program – Serigraph Printing

 

2000 – 2004 San Francisco State University,

BFA in Studio Art- Printmaking, Ceramics

 

2002 Lorenzo De’ Medici University, Florence, Italy

Summer Study Program – Ceramics and Italian

Professional Experience

2004-2017 Visual Artist. Freelance. Painter, Printmaker, Illustrator. New York, NY.

2013-2017 Prop Stylist and Prop Design for Still Life and Motion Images. New York, NY.

2012-2013 First Assistant, Prop Stylist Ariana Salvato, Still Life and Motion Images. New York, NY

2007-2009 Jazz Mafia, Art Director, 40 piece ensemble San Francisco, CA

2006-2007 Printmaking Instructor, Cellspace, San Francisco CA.

Adult education etching instruction, developed beginning and intermediate lesson plans, incorporated science aspects with art concepts.

2004-2005 Model Designer, Plum Architects, San Francisco CA.

Project Management, Modeler, Photoshop and Illustrator Design

2003-2005 Project Manager, Colour Studio, San Francisco, Ca

Architectural color consulting interior and exterior

03/04-12/04 Slide Librarian, San Francisco State University, San Francisco CA.

Cataloged, developed and assisted Art History Professors in Art Department Slide Library.

2002-2004 Lab Technician, San Francisco State University, San Francisco CA.

Responsible for mixing glazes, loading gas and electric kilns. Full knowledge of wheel and hand building technique.

2001-2002 Seamstress, Malatesta & Co.

Drapery and Linen Design Studio

1999-2000 Children’s Art Instructor, Fulton County Arts Council Warsaw Ocee extension, Duluth GA.

Created lesson plans. Taught ceramics and color theory to 6-13 year olds.

Selected Exhibitions

Solo
2015 Get Free, David James Gallery, San Francisco, Ca
2006 Latters, Legs and Chairs, Cafe Royale, San Francisco, Ca
2005 Paper Scissors Rock, Space Gallery, San Francisco, Ca

Group

2017   Other Homes, Arsenal Gallery, New York, Ny                                                         2016 60 Americans, Makeshift Museum, Los Angeles, Ca
2014   30x30x30,Birmingham,AL
2013   Here, 111 Minna Gallery. San Francisco, Ca
2012   Silent Noise, The Art Bar, New York, Ny
2009   In Bloom, Fivepoints Arthouse, San Francisco, Ca
2009   Puncuation, Right Window at ATA, San Francisco, Ca
2009   Eighth Annual Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, Ca
2009   Art and Music, Lushlife Gallery, San Francisco, Ca
2009   World of Imagination, APW Gallery, New York, Ny
2008   Little Paper Cuts, Fivepoints Arthouse, San Francisco,Ca
2007   Picture Progress, Red Ink Studios, League of Young Voters, San Francisco, Ca
2007   KITZO, Space Gallery, Creative Minds, San Francisco, Ca
2006   Creatures of the sky, Madrone Lounge, San Francisco, Ca
2005   Salon Show, Space Gallery, San Francisco, Ca
2005   Borderlands, Mission Cultural Center, San Francisco Ca
2004   Emergence, The Art Gallery at Caesar Chavez Student Center, San Francisco State University, Ca
2004   12×6×5, Julia Marshall Gallery, San Francisco, Ca
2003   Stillwell Student Art Show 15th annual, San Francisco State Fine Arts Gallery, San Francisco Ca.
2002   Borders Limitations Confinements, Julia Marshall Gallery, San Francisco,   Ca.

             Private Collections  Available upon request

Projects and Experience

Film

2013  The Proprietor, Art Director, a short film by Bianca Butti. New York, NY

2011 BUNNi, Producer, a short film by Bianca Butti. New York, NY

 

Murals

2017   Gullivers Gate Museum, three 60 feet murals, New York, NY

2015   The Cocktail Cookbook from the Dead Rabbit, Prop Stylist. New York, NY

2014   Emelines Cafe, Large Family Tree Mural. Brooklyn NY

2014   The Late Late Bar,  Interior Design and Sourcing. New York, NY

2012   Stromboli Pizza, Large Scale Collage and Sign painting. New York, NY

2011   The Blue Parrot, Walls and Graphic Elements in Restaurant. East Hampton, NY

 

Printing Experience

Studio Internship, Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop, 2009, New York NY

Member, Graphic Arts Workshop, Printmaking co-op,  San Francisco, Ca

 

Ceramic Experience

Greenwich House Pottery, Member, 2016-2017, New York, Ny

Sharon Art Studio, Member, 2006 San Francisco, Ca

San Francisco State University, Ceramic Tech, 2004, San Francisco, Ca

 

Awards

Work-Study Scholarship, Serigraphy studies, Penland School of Craft, NC, 2005

Silver Key Recipient, The scholastic Art and Writing Awards, The Atlanta College of Art, Atlanta, Ga. 1999.