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Education
2010         MFA, The Ohio State University
2006         BFA, The University of Alabama, Graduated magna cum laude/Phi Beta Kappa

Residency Programs and Artist Workshops
2012        Artist-in-Residence, Dresden, Germany (3 months)
                  Artist-in-Residence, The Wellington School, Columbus, OH (4 months)
2006        Wet-Plate Collodion Workshop, Mark and France Scully Osterman, Rochester, NY
                   Old Media:  New Vision, Penland School of Crafts, Alida Fish, Penland, NC

Professional Experience

2015        University of Alabama at Birmingham, Adjunct Professor, Birmingham, AL
2009-14  Studio Assistant, Ann Hamilton, Columbus, OH
2010-11   The Ohio State University, Adjunct Professor, Columbus, OH
2009         The Ohio State University, Graduate Research Assistant, The Living Culture Initiative,
——————Columbus, OH
2008         The Ohio State University, Graduate Teaching Assistant, Instructor of Record,
——————Columbus, OH
2003         Susanna Homes Orphanage and Women’s Shelter, Nigeria Africa
2001         China’s University of Geosciences, English Teacher, Wuhan, China

Awards, Grants & Honors
2014         Creative Capital Finalist
2013         Artist in the Community Project Grant, Greater Columbus, Arts Council, Columbus, OH
2012         Artist in the Community Project Grant, Greater Columbus Arts Council, Columbus, OH
—–           Greater Columbus Arts Council Dresden Residency, Columbus, OH
2011         Baum Award for Emerging Photographers Nominee
————Artist in the Community Project Grant, Greater Columbus Arts Council, Columbus, OH
2009         Edward F. Hayes Graduate Research Forum, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
—–           Fergus Scholarship Award, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
—–           Storytelling Across the Arts, Best in Show, The Ohio State University Writer’s Guild,
—-                          Columbus, OH
2006        National Windgate Fellowship, Center for Craft Creativity and Design, Hendersonville, NC
—-             Julie Peake Holaday Memorial Fine Art Scholarship, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
—-             Penland School of Crafts Work-study Scholarship, Penland, NC
2005         Nikon’s National Best of Collegiate Photography, 4th Place
—-             Richard Zoeller Memorial Scholarship, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
—-             Emily Irene Thames Endowment Scholarship, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
2004         Society for the Finer Arts Scholarship, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
                    Double Exposure Juried Exhibition, 1st Place, Tuscaloosa, AL
                    Re-Generation:  Telling Stories, Best in Show, Kentuck Art Gallery, Tuscaloosa, AL

Solo Exhibitions
2015          Flat Granny and Me: A Procession in My Mind, Wiregrass Museum of Art, Dothan, AL
2014          Flat Granny and Me: A Procession in My Mind, The Sculpture Center, Cleveland, OH
————-Flat Granny and Me: A Suspension of Disbelief, Dublin Arts Council, Dublin, OH
2012          Everyday Things, Geh8, Dresden, Germany
2011          The Wake (or After You’ve Gone), City Art Center, Delaware, OH
2008         Afraid of Forgetting, Kentuck Art Gallery, Tuscaloosa, AL

Public Performances
2014         A Procession in My Mind, parade float, Peanut Festival Parade, Dothan, AL
2014         A Procession in My Mind, parade float, Enterprise Christmas Parade, Enterprise, AL

Group Exhibitions
2014        Taking Shape: Celebrating the Windgate Fellowship, Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, ————————-Houston, TX
———–Taking ShapeCelebrating the Windgate Fellowship, The Center for Craft, Creativity, and
——————-Design, Asheville, NC
2013        Presence, Schumacher Gallery, Capital University, Columbus, OH
———–Taking Shape, Sculptural Objects and Functional Art + Design, Chicago, IL
                   Wounded Home, Lloyd Library and Museum, Cincinnati OH
2012        Greater Columbus Arts Council Visual Arts Exhibition, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH
                   ImageOHIO, Shot Tower Gallery, Columbus, OH
2011       Collecting Collections, City Art Center, Delaware, OH
———–Love and Things Like Love, Lexington Art League, Lexington, KY
                   Of Memory, Bone and Myth, Third Street Gallery, Grand Forks, ND
                   OSU FOTO 2011, Kuhn Fine Arts Gallery, Marion, OH
                   Home…is where the camera is, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, VT
                   Image-Self: Women in Art, Haskett Gallery, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
2010         2010 Visiting Artists/Lecturers Exhibition, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
                   MFA Graduate Thesis Exhibition, Urban Art Space, Columbus, OH
2009         Storytelling Across the Arts, Urban Art Space, Columbus, OH
                   Art Squatters, 32 N. High Street, Columbus, OH
                   Pink Fluorescence, Haskett Gallery and Sound Stage, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
                   New Arrivals, MFA First Year Exhibition, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
                   17th Annual Fergus Scholarship Awards Exhibition, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
                   DO, Skylab Gallery, Columbus, OH
2008        OSU Foto 2008, Wayne & Geraldine Kuhn Fine Arts Gallery, Marion, OH
2007        Dia De Los Muertos, numero cinco, Bare Hands Gallery, Birmingham, AL
                   Alabama Originals: Expanding Perspectives, Alabama Artists Gallery, Montgomery, AL
                   SynAesthetic Arts Cotillion, Art Students League Gallery, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
                   SynAesthetic Arts Exhibition, The Ice House, Lexington, KY
                   In Loving Memory,   P.E. LaMoreaux Conference Center, Tuscaloosa, AL
                   Winter SynAesthetic Arts Traveling Exhibition, Mecca, Lexington, KY
2006        Cotton and Steel, Cotton and Steel Print Shop, Birmingham, AL
                   SynAesthetic Arts Traveling Exhibition,   Mecca, Lexington, KY
                   SynAesthetic Arts Fall Exhibition, Tuscaloosa, AL
                   BFA Exhibition, Sarah Moody Art Gallery, Tuscaloosa, AL
                   Art Student’s League Exhibition, Jones Hall Gallery, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN
2005        Art Student’s League Exhibition, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
                   Double Exposure, Bama Theater, Tuscaloosa, AL, juried show
2004        Re-Generation:  Telling Stories, Kentuck Gallery, Northport, AL, juried show
                   Art Student’s League Exhibition, University of Alabama, Student Gallery, Tuscaloosa, AL
—-            Double Exposure, Bama Theater, Tuscaloosa, AL

Collections and Commissions
2012       The Wellington School, Columbus, OH
2011        Ohio Union Collection, The Ohio State University

Reviews
2012        Posselt, Cornelia. “Shaurig-Schönes.” Dresdener Neueste Nachrichten, October 12, 2012.
—-           Starker, Melissa. “Excellence Unites Diverse Output of Six Distinguished Ohioans.” The
—-                          Columbus Dispatch, June 24, 2012
—-           Edwards, Erin G. “Exhibit: Greater Columbus Arts Council Visual Arts Exhibition.” Columbus
—-                          Alive, June 14, 2012
—-            Yates, Christopher. “Shot Tower Gallery: Theme Develops from Selection of Photographs.”
—-                          The Columbus Dispatch, February 12, 2012
2011         Chaney, Candace. “Love is a many rendered thing at Loudon House exhibit.” The Lexington
—-                         Herald-Leader, May 26, 2011
2006        Edward, Janis.  “Exposure through the Moody Gallery.”  Tusk Magazine, May 19, 2006, p. 10D.
2004        Tucker, Frances.  “Photography Flowers in Tuscaloosa.”  Jubilation Magazine, Summer/Fall
—-                         2004, pp. 14-19.

Publications and Catalogues
2012          Indiana Review, Volume 34, Issue 2, Winter 2012, cover and pp. 92-98
2010          Home…is where the camera is,
PhotoPlace Gallery Exhibition Catalogue, 2010, p. 10
                   Me and You and Everyone We Know, 2010 Masters of Fine Arts Exhibition Catalogue, Spring
————————2010
2005         Untitled, Photographer’s Forum, Best of College Photography 2005, June 2005
2003          Untitled 1 and 2, Marr’s Field Journal, Volume 14, No. 1, Fall 2003, cover and p. 12

Artist Lectures
2014        Kent State University, Department of Art, Kent, OH
2011         Colgate University, Department of Art, Hamilton, NY
                   Small Things (in collaboration with author Cate Fricke): Collaborative Storytelling and a Fictional
—-                          Elegy, “Collections and Collaborations”  International Interdisciplinary Graduate
—-                          Conference, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
2008        Advanced Photography, Westland High School, Columbus, OH
2007        Blount Undergraduate Initiative Program, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL