2003 MFA, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2000 BFA Ceramics, BA Art History, University of Washington, Seattle WA


Selected Exhibitions

2008  “Cold Eels and Distant Thoughts”, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL (solo)

2008  “The Grand Tour, Texas”, Lawndale Art Center, Houston, TX (solo)

2007  “Remake”, Gene Siskel Film Center, Chicago, IL (group)

2006  “Material Science”, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL (group)

2006  “Best Played with a Straight Face”, Hudson Franklin Gallery, New

York, NY (group)

2004  “Residency Finale”, Lillstreet Gallery, Chicago, IL (solo)

2004  “Summer Show”, Gallery 312, Chicago, IL (group)

2004  “Rope Climb”, Schopf Gallery on Lake, Chicago, IL (group)

2004  “Coming Soon”, Gene Siskel Film Center, Chicago, IL (group)

2004  “Small Victories”, Modest Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL (group)

2003  “Be The Ball”, Base Space, Chicago, IL (solo)


2004    Artist in Residence, Lillstreet Art Center, Chicago

2003   Chicago Artists’ Month Featured Artist, Department of Cultural Affairs



Rhodes, Dusti, “Tour de Texas”  Houston Press, vol. 20 #34 Aug 21 2008

During, Nesrin, “Emerging Artists” Ceramics Monthly, March 2006

Lawrence, Curtis “City making more room for artists to do their thing” Chicago Sun Times, Friday, April 9, 2004

Goddu, Jenn “On Exhibit: Freethrows and Philosophy” Chicago Reader,#3 vol.33 October 17 2003