M.A. Art History, Certificates in Critical Theory and College Teaching, University of Colorado, Boulder, Co., 2017. Thesis: “Giovanni Morelli: Comparative Anatomy, the “Science” of Attribution, and Racialism.”
M.F.A Painting, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA. 2011
B.A. Art Practice and English, Stanford University, Stanford, CA., 2009.
The Slade School of Art, Summer Course, London, UK, 2009.
PROFESSIONAL AND TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Lead Graduate Teacher, Art History Department, University of Colorado, Boulder, Boulder, Colorado. 2016-2017.
Lead Faculty, Putney Student Travel Summer PreCollege in Florence, Italy, 2015- 2017.
Youth Summer Instructor, Art Students League of Denver, Denver, Colorado. 2015.
Adjunct Instructor, Departments of Foundations and Illustration, Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, Denver, Colorado. 2015-present.
Lead Faculty of Studio Art, Amherst College PreCollege, Amherst, Massachusetts. 2015.
Faculty of Painting, San Francisco Art Institute PreCollege. San Francisco, California 2013-2014
Adult Continuing Education Faculty, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California. 2011-2014.
Instructor, Studio Assistant, and Administrative Assistant, Bay Area Classical Atelier, Belmont, California, 2011-2015.
Volunteer and Curatorial Assistant, SOMA Art Space, San Francisco, California. 2014
Curatorial Assistant, Treehouse Gallery, San Francisco, California. 2014.
Essay Consultant, ThinkTank Learning, San Jose, California. 2011.
Writing Tutor, San Francisco Art Institute Writing Center, San Francisco, California. 2009-2011
Peer Advisor, Stanford University Department of Art & Art History, Stanford University, Stanford, California. 2009
Stanford Film Society Workshop Instructor, Stanford, California. 2006
Museum of Outdoor Arts Intern, Englewood, Colorado. 2008
Audrey Beard Scholarship for Graduate Study in Art History, University of Colorado, Boulder, 2017
The Alpine Fellowship, Venice, Italy, 2016
Kent Summer School in Critical Theory Merit Scholarship, 2016.
The Stacey Scholarship, National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. 2013.
Artist Residency with the Jerusalem Studio School, and Israel Hershberg, Civita Castella, Italy. 2013.
Full Graduate Tuition Fellowship in Painting, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California. 2009-2011.
The Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant. 2010.
Myartspace.com 1st Prize Undergraduate Scholarship, Palo Alto, California, 2009.
Rita B. Giese Award in Creative Painting, Stanford University, Stanford, California. 2009.
JE Wallace Sterling Award for Academic Achievement, Stanford University, Stanford, California, 2009.
Best of Show, Art Students League of Denver Summer Art Market, 2009.
The Angel Grant, Stanford University, Stanford, California, 2008.
Fall Quarterly Grant, Stanford University, Stanford, California, 2007.
Allied Arts Award (best under 30), Allied Arts, Denver, Colorado, 2005.
The Jennifer Wu Fellowship, Colorado Academy, Denver, Colorado, 2005.
“Apocalypse Nude,” Treehouse Gallery. San Francisco, California, 2011. Untitled Solo Show, Project One, San Francisco, CA, 2011.
“Vernissage” MFA Graduate Show, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California. 2011.
SUB Gallery, “Potential for Growth and Decay,” Stanford University, 2009. Cummings Art Gallery “Self Portraits in the Photocopier.” Stanford University, 2009.
Art Students League of New York, Juried Exhibition. 2014.
Swell Gallery, “Flesh was the Reason,” San Francisco, California, 2010.
Diego Rivera Gallery, “Provisional,” San Francisco, California, 2010.
New York Art Exchange, Palo Alto, California, opening exhibition. 2009.
SUB Gallery, “Please Remove Me From Your Mailing List,” Stanford University, 2009.
Corporate Collections at Republic Plaza, Denver, Colorado, 2005.
Art Students League of Denver Summer Art Market, 1998-2009.
Kaiser Permanente Corporate Collection, Denver, Colorado
Delta Dental, Denver, Colorado
Soledad O’Brian, CNN
CONFERENCES AND SYMPOSIA
“Giovanni Morelli: Comparative Anatomy, the ‘Science’ of Attribution, and Racialism.” Selected to present at the Front Range Art History Annual Student Symposium, 2017
Kent Summer School in Critical Theory, "How to be a bad subject: Resisting Interpellation" with James Martel, Paris, France, 2016
“Creating Inclusive Classrooms for Students of Diverse Sexualities and Gender Identities” Wednesday, August 19, 2015, Scarlet Bowen and Morgan Seamont. “Designing and Evaluating Effective Writing Assignments” August 19, 2015, Tracy Ferrel, Program for Writing and Rhetoric.“Teaching Art History” August 20, Arielle Meyers.
“Teaching Difficult Social Concepts” Anne Cugar, CMCI, 2015.
“Evaluating Creative Work” Panel Discussion Britland Tracy, Lead Art Studio, Arielle Meyes, Lead Art History, Bailey Anderson, Lead Theatre and Dance, Stephanie Couey, Lead Creative Writing, Brian Casey, Lead Music. “Discrimination and Harassment Policy Training for New Teaching Assistants and GPTIs, Lien Pmeroy, Megan Clark Investigator and Training Coordinator, 2015. Kent Summer School in Critical Theory, Paris, France, 2016.
Ecorche Anatomy, Rey Bustos, LAFAA Online, 2014.
Denver Community College, Italian I and Italian II, 2014.
Whidbey Island Fine Art Studio, Workshop with Golucho, 2014.