EDUCATION

 

2021    M.F.A. Mount Royal school of Multidisciplinary Art, Maryland Institute College of Art,    

            Baltimore, MD; Certificate in Graduate Teaching

2012    B.F.A. in Sculpture; Painting and Drawing, University of North Texas, Denton, TX

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

2019-21   Graduate Teaching Intern, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

                Wood Shop Technician, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

2017-19   Gallery and Education Manager, Greater Reston Arts Center, Reston, VA

2014-17   Gallery and Education Assistant, Greater Reston Arts Center, Reston, VA

2013-14   Administrative Assistant, CollegeBoard, Reston, VA

2012-13   Account Administrator, Cigna, Plano, TX

2011-12   Studio Assistant to Charlotte Smith, Dallas, TX

2011-12   Studio Assistant to Vincent Falsetta, Denton, TX

2009-12   Wood and Metal Shop Sculpture Technician, University of North Texas, Denton, TX

 

EXHIBITIONS

 

2020 

      House of Mount Royal, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

2019 

      BadIdeas69@yahoo.com, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

      Paperworks 2019, BJ Spoke Gallery, New York, NY

      By the People x Monochrome , Washington D.C.

      New Waves 2019, Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art, Virginia Beach, VA 

2018 

      Experiments in Painting, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA

2014 

      Women’s Work, Old Court House Art Center, Woodstock, IL

2013 

      Paint&Beyond , U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA

2012 

      Solo Exhibition, Sarah Black: New Works , Union Gallery, University of North Texas, Denton, TX

      Connective Tissues, Panhandle House Studios, Denton, TX

      Assistance League of Houston Celebrates Texas Art 2012, Williams Tower Gallery,

      Houston, TX, Juror: Robin Clark, Curator of Contemporary Art at San Diego Museum of Art

      Openings/Endings, Cora Stafford Gallery, University of North Texas, Denton, TX       

2011 

      Two-Person Exhibition, Somnambulatorium, North Gallery,Denton, TX

      Texture and Transparency, Cora Stafford Gallery, Denton,TX

      Mass , Panhandle House Studios, Denton, TX

      All Lubed Up- BP One Year Too Late , Tex Gallery, Denton, TX

      Overload , 1111 Dragon Street Studio, Dallas, TX

      Science Christ , Tex Gallery, Denton, TX

      Student Art Competition , Union Gallery, University of North Texas, Denton, TX

      Selected Works: Painting Review , Cora Stafford Gallery, Denton, TX

      Science Christ, Emergent Media Lab, Denton, Texas

2010 

      Tex Gallery Presents: Sculpture , Tex Gallery, Denton, TX

      Alternative Processes , EESAT Gallery, University of North Texas, Denton, TX

      Show the Love , North Gallery, University of North Texas, Denton, TX

2009 

      Two-Person Exhibition, Building Books, Neiman Marcus, Dallas, TX

      Undergraduate Sculpture Studio Show , Light Well Gallery, University of North Texas

      Sculpture Collective Outdoor Show , Greenspace, University of North Texas

2008 

      Undergraduate Sculpture Studio Show , Light Well Gallery, Denton, TX

      Sculpture Collective Presents , Cora Stafford Gallery, Denton,TX

      Transformed , North Gallery, University of North Texas, Denton, TX

 

TECHNICAL ABILITIES

 

2017-2019
Gallery and Education Manager, Greater Reston Arts Center, Reston, VA

(extensive experience in art handling, installation, shipment and preparation, as well as preparation of gallery walls and spaces.)

2009–12

Wood and Metal Shop Sculpture Technician, University of North Texas, Denton, TX

(extensive operational and safety knowledge of a variety of woodworking power tools, such as: table, radial-arm, jig and band saws; planers; drills; routers, and sanders. Extensive experience with bronze and aluminum casting techniques and safety procedures.)