Selected Exhibitions

 SOLO EXHIBITIONS

“Falling Deep Below Heaven”, solo show. The Midway Gallery. San Francisco, CA. 2016.

“City Dogs” solo show at Fayes Video & Espresso Bar Gallery. San Francisco, CA. 2015.

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

“Botanica: All Things Plant Life” Juried Exhibition at Bedford Gallery. Walnut Creek, CA.  AWARD:  one of top 2 best-in-show prizes. 2015.

“Palette” Invitational Exhibition at ampersand international arts. San Francisco, CA. 2016.

“Bad Dads VI” and “Bad Dads VII”, 2015 and 2016 iterations of the Wes Anderson-themed show by Spoke Art Gallery. New York, NY. 2015, 2016.

"Lord of the Thrones", "Jeunet & Caro", “Quentin v. Coen”, "In Dreams" & Lil Bub Art Tribute shows at Spoke Art Gallery. SF, CA. 2013-2016.

“Caution May Be Hot” at Long Weekend. Oakland, CA. 2016.

“Not A Lemon Show” at Scott Ellsworth Gallery. SF, CA. 2016.

“Spotlight:Figure” selected group show at Arc Gallery. SF, CA. 2015.

"All Kinds of Friendly" show at Fayes Video & Espresso Bar Gallery. SF, CA. 2015.

“Strike Away” at Incline Gallery. SF, CA. 2015.

“Imagined Worlds” at Hero Complex Gallery. Los Angeles, CA. 2014.

Edicola, A Newsstand Recipient of the 2012 Alternative Exposure Grant. SF, CA. 2013.

Ogilvy West group invitational. SF, CA. 2013.

Gallery Representation by LaFontsee Gallery in Grand Rapids, MI. 2010-2011.

“This is .” Hope College DePree Art Center. Holland, MI. 2010.

“Impulse” at New York Center for Art and Media Studies. New York, NY. 2009.


Publications & Projects

“Bad Dads: Art Inspired by the Films of Wes Anderson” by Abrams Publishing. 3 paintings included in this book of collected fan art work. 

Fresh Paint Magazine International Issue, August 2016.

“How to Paint a Pet Portrait” video class taught for Creativebug.com.

6x6, a story and illustration collaboration with artist Joel Daniel Phillips and author Pierce Brown. Explore the project at six-x-six.tumblr.com.


Grants & Residencies

Artist in residence at Arcadia Art Space at The Midway Gallery, San Francisco, CA. 2016.

Artist in residence at the home of Neil Rodger, South Africa. March, 2016.


Collections

Bird in Hand film poster illustration. 2016.

Various private portrait commissions.

Hope College permanent collection: Five life-sized portraits.

Abigail Lorick, LLC permanent collection:  live, on-site paintings.

Cornerstone Church, Livermore, CA permanent collection: 16’ x 16’ multi-panel painting.

Direct Relief, a non-profit organization, video animation.

 

HONORS

“Botanica: All Things Plant Life” Juried Exhibition at Bedford Gallery. Walnut Creek, CA. AWARD: awarded one of top two best-in-show prizes. 2015.

Hope College Distinguished Artist Award 2006-2010.

Jon F. Kay Award 2009 and 2010.

Stanley Harrington Art Award. 2009.

 

EDUCATION

Long-Pose Figure Drawing courses at Safehouse Atelier. San Francisco, CA, 2014.

Hope College, 2010. Bachelor of Fine Arts. Triple Major in Studio Art, French and English.

New York Center for Art and Media Studies, New York, NY, 2009.

IES Program, L’Université de Nantes, L’Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Nantes, France, 2008.