April 9, 2021
Pandemic Pin Swap is a project created and facilitated by Carolina Sephra Reyes where artists make, document, exchange brooches, and connect during quarantine. I participated in Round 3 of the project. Tonight, April 9th, there will be a live stream on the Pandemic Pin Swap Instagram of the brooches created by the artists participating in this round. The stream begins at at 6 PM MST.
April 8, 2021
I am excited to announce that I am a recipient of the 2021 Belvedere Fund for Professional Development from Maine College of Art. More information about the grant and the other 2021 awardees can be found here.
September 8, 2020
One of my pieces has been selected for inclusion at the upcoming exhibition American Contemporary Craft: A National Juried Exhibition at the Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts in Lubbock, Texas. The show will run October 2 - November 28 with receptions on October 2 and November 26.
August 23, 2020
Ethical Metalsmith's online Academics in Pandemic exhibition has launched. The exhibit features the work of students and educators from around the world who suddenly had to transition to online instruction during the COVID-19 pandemic. You can view some of the lesson plans I created at the University of Wisconsin-Stout, tutorials, and video demonstrations I made for my students during quarantine, as well as images of the work my students made here.
July 26, 2020
Two of my pieces, Shear and Scrape are featured in SNAG's Jewelry and Metals Survey (JAMS) Vol 3. You can pre-order a copy here.
July 17, 2020
I'm happy to announce that I will be a resident at the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft in Summer 2021.
May 18, 2020
Over the years in addition to my own work as an artist, silversmith, and instructor I've been lucky to produce jewelry and accessories for JW Reilly Boston. Recently I was interviewed about my work for the company. You can check out my interview on JW Reilly's website here along with their other master craftsmen.
May 7, 2020
There will be an online juror's talk for Object Permanence at the Baltimore Jewelry Center tonight at 5pm EST. I'm so excited to be a part of this show along with some of my mentors and peers from undergrad and grad school! You can view the exhibition online at BJC's website here.
May 5, 2020
Contemporary Connections: Mastery in Metal at the Lauren Rogers Museum of Art has been extended until July 5 due to COVID-19. Thank you to the museum staff for your work during this time!
April 13, 2020
Disrupt will run longer than originally planned due to COVID-19. The Craft Council of British Columbia Gallery is currently closed, but you can view the exhibition online here. Thank you so much to the Vancouver Metal Arts Association and the CCBC for your hard work during this time!
March 17, 2020
My piece Shear has been accepted into the Baltimore Jewelry Center's upcoming exhibition Object Permanence. The show will run from April 10 - May 24, 2020. I am very excited to participate in the exhibit!
March 12, 2020
The opening for the Vancouver Metal Arts Association's exhibit Disrupt is tonight at 7:00 at the Craft Council of British Columbia Gallery. The show runs from March 12 to April 23, 2020. Two of my pieces, Scrape and Elevate are featured in the show.
March 11, 2020
The opening reception for Contemporary Connections: Mastery in Metal at the Lauren Rogers Museum of Art is tomorrow, March 12. There will be a panel discussion at 5:30 pm followed by a reception from 6:30 - 8:30. Unfortunately I'm unable to attend, but the exhibition looks great! The show runs until May 24, 2020.
January 28, 2020
Contemporary Connections: Mastery in Metal is currently open at the Lauren Rogers Museum of Art in Laurel, Mississippi. The show runs until May 24th, with a reception on March 12th. I have several pieces in the exhibit, including some flatware, vessels, and jewelry. I'm very excited to be part of this show with an amazing group of metalsmiths!
January 25, 2020
My piece Implantation and Drainage Tray (with organ) received an Honorable Mention at the Mixed Media award ceremony. Thank you to the Arts Center Gallery!
January 24, 2020
The opening reception for Mixed Media at Nazareth College's Arts Center Gallery is tonight from 5-7. The show runs from January 24th - March 1st. Two of my pieces are in the exhibit.
January 6, 2020
I'm really excited to be a resident during the first session of Penland's Winter Residency program! You can follow the work that I'm doing while I'm here on my Instagram.
December 7, 2019
Two of my pieces, Implantation and Drainage Tray (with organ) and Propagation Tool, have been accepted into the Art Center Gallery's national exhibition Mixed Media at Nazareth College. The show will run January 24 - March 1, 2020, with a reception on Friday January 24 from 5:00 - 7:00 pm..
December 6, 2019
My piece Cordyceps Extraction Kit is currently on display at the Wayne Art Center's 25th Anniversary CraftForms 2019 exhibition. The show runs from December 7, 2019 – February 1, 2020 with a special preview on December 6.
November 1, 2019
Two of my pieces, Scrape and Elevate, have been accepted into the Vancouver Metal Arts Association's forthcoming exhibition Disrupt. The show will run from March 12 to April 23, 2020 at the Craft Council of British Columbia in Vancouver.
October 28, 2019
I am SNAG's featured maker this week. You can check out my Maker Profile on SNAG's website here.
September 25, 2019
I am excited to announce that my piece Cordyceps Extraction Kit will be on view at the Wayne Art Center's 25th Anniversary CraftForms Exhibition. The show will run from December 6, 2019 – February 1, 2020.
September 16, 2019
I'm excited to announce that I have been accepted into Penland School of Craft's Winter Residency program! I will be there for two weeks in January 2020.
August 19, 2019
I'm happy to announce that I will be teaching in Foundations and the Metals and Contemporary Art Jewelry departments at the University of Wisconsin-Stout for the 2019-2020 school year. I am filling in as a lecturer for Professor Masako Onodera while she is in sabbatical. I'm really looking forward to the school year!
July 27, 2019
June 5, 2019
May 30, 2019
On Sunday June 2, the Chazen Museum of Art's Sunday Afternoon Live program will air an interview with me about my thesis exhibition Secrete, Augment, Testify. You can listen live via the Chazen's website here.
May 21, 2019
Some of my pieces will be on display at the 2019 SNAG Chicago Conference - The Loop. Myself and the other metals grad students from UW-Madison have been accepted into the juried Adorned Spaces exhibit. Our display is entitled Grassfed.
May 3, 2019
On May 4th I'll be at the Museum of Wisconsin Art for Gallery Conversations to talk about my work on display in the Handmade for Home exhibition. The show is up until May 19, 2019.
April 25, 2019
April 25, 2019
The Isthmus featured my upcoming show in their Visual Arts section. Check it out here.
March 30, 2019
Several pieces of my flatware are on display as part of the Museum of Wisconsin Art's exhibition Handmade for Home. The show runs March 30-May 19, 2019.