EDUCATION

Master of Fine Arts, Book Arts and Printmaking
The University of the Arts,  Philadelphia, PA
May 2014

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Graphic Design and Printmaking
Minnesota State University Moorhead, Moorhead, MN
May 2010

EXPERIENCE

Project Conservation Technician | June 2017 - present
Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Assistant Book Conservation Technician | June 2014 - May 2017
Steven Miller Conservation Laboratory, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Assistant Book Conservation Technician | August 2016 - March 2017
Wagner Free Institute of Science, Philadelphia, PA

Freelance Graphic Designer | 2014 - present
Recent projects include:
Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Girls Inc. of Greater Philadelphia & Southern New Jersey
The Muse Collaborative

Lecturer | August 2014 - present
Basics of Graphic Software, Museum Studies Graduate Program
The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Instructor |  January 2017 - present
Visual Imaging Tools  | Graphic Design I  | Publishing & Packaging
Hussian College of Art, Philadelphia, PA

EXHIBITIONS

2016
Press Start - New Boon(e), Philadelphia, PA
Art Unleashed 2016 - Hamilton Hall, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2015
Personal Histories: International Artist Book Exhibition - UNSW (University of New South Wales), Canberra, Australia
Sands (The Vanishing of Time) - Hamilton Street Gallery, Bound Brook, NJ
Making IT: Alumni Works ’05-’15 - Hamilton Hall, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
words | matter - Chicago, IL
Latitude - PRESS: LetterPRESS as a Public Art Project,  North Adams, MA
The Floating Library 2015 - Minneapolis, MN
Bound and Unbound III - University Libraries, University of South Dakota,  Vermillion, SD
Art Unleashed 2015 - Hamilton Hall, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2014
Contemporary Offset: Recent Works from the Borowsky Center for Publication Arts - President’s Office   Gallery, Hamilton Hall, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Paper Works: Philadelphia Center for the Book Member Exhibition - The Art Dept., Philadelphia, PA
The Floating Library 2014 - Minneapolis, MN
Point of Origin: Thesis Exhibition - The Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Granular Exploration: Contemplating Accumulation - The Galleries at Moore, Moore College, Philadelphia, PA
Artists’ Book Cornucopia V - Abecedarian Gallery, Denver, CO
Lost then Found: The Wunderkammer - Gallery 1010, University of Tennessee at Knoxville, Knoxville, TN
Skin & Bone: Historical Book Structures & Handmade Tools - University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Here & There, A Postcard Exchange - 6th Floor Gallery, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2013
Bibliophiladelphia - Philadelphia Center for the Book, Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Works in Perception: Exploring Origins & Identity - University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Works in Perception X3 - University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Tawney Continued - University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2012
Out of the Frame, Off the Wall - University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN

2011
Parts of a Whole - Minnesota Center for Book Arts, Minneapolis, MN

2010
Mythopoeia - Minnesota State University Moorhead Alumni House, Moorhead, MN
Bachelor of Fine Arts - Rolland Dille Center for the Arts, Moorhead, MN
2010 Student Juried Exhibit - Rolland Dille Center for the Arts, Moorhead, MN

2009
9 x 12 - Fort Worth Museum of Art, Fort Worth, TX
Tri-College Bachelor of Fine Arts Recipients - Upfront Gallery, Fargo, ND
2009 Student Juried Exhibit - Rolland Dille Center for the Arts, Moorhead, MN
Bachelor of Arts Exhibit - Rolland Dille Center for the Arts, Moorhead, MN

2008
2008 Student Juried Exhibit - Rolland Dille Center for the Arts, Moorhead, MN

RESIDENCIES

2010-2011
Minnesota Center for Book Arts, Minneapolis, MN

ARTIST REPRESENTATION/AFFILLIATION
Abecedarian Gallery
Minnesota Center for Book Arts
Vamp & Tramp, Booksellers, LLC
American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA)
Philadelphia Center for the Book

COLLECTIONS

University of Washington Libraries Special Collections
University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Special Collections at Atlanta (ACA Library)
Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta, GA

Kimbrough Library
Ringling College of Art + Design, Sarasota, FL

Olin Library, Special Collections
Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT

Robert Hass Family Arts Library
Yale University, New Haven, CT

J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

Borowsky Center for Publication Arts
Philadelphia, PA

Visual Resources and Special Collections
University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Scott & Caroline Ziegler
Philadelphia, PA

AWARDS

2014
Elizabeth C. Roberts Prize for Graduate Studies in MFA Book Arts/Printmaking
University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Ziegler Purchase Prize
University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2013
Ziegler Purchase Prize
University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2012 - 2014
University Graduate Grant
University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2012 - 2014
Provost Fellowship Award
University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA