A different kind of Christmas Vacation, San Francisco and Yosemite! See photos on the travel blog.
New photo blog post, riding the rails with my Grandmas to Colorado! Check it out here: Evergreen, CO
New photo blog post from a road trip to the oldest city in America!
I am the featured artist at Suit Ur Karma Yoga Studio.(4915 95th Street, Oak Lawn) There will be an opening on Friday, April 26th from 6-9 pm.
EXO Project Space is located in the south suburbs of Chicago (Oak Lawn). It is a 15ft flag pole that prompts artists to explore their notion of a flag which is then exhibited/hung over a period of one month. My contribution is currently on display. It can be viewed here: Exo Project Space
I am published in the Spring 2013 issue of the Governors State University Art & Literary Journal, Reconstructed.
New Year, new website. I am in the process of changing my website so a few links might not work at the moment.
I have completed my Master's Degree! I will never forget all the amazing artists I was able to collaborate with at GSU. On to new goals!
Hard Cover photo books of my thesis are available for purchase for $50. Prints are available as well.
My graduate thesis exhibition will be held on December 8th at Studio 914. The reception will be from 7-10pm.
914 N California Ave.
I have two photos in the Beverly Arts Center's 36th Juried Art Exhibition. The exhibit is from November 9 to January 2. The reception is November 9 from 6-9pm.
I am currently exhibiting in Portland, Oregon at the Black Box Gallery. The exhibit, Summertime: That Beautiful Season, is juried by Todd Tubutis. The opening reception is Friday, September 7th from 5-8:30pm. The exhibit is running from September 1-22.
For the past few months I have been creating portraits for orphans in Honduras. With the help of my wonderful artist friends, we were able to create over 30 portraits! More information about the project can be found on the Projects page and at memoryproject.org.
MetamorFridges in the press:
Oak Lawn Patch
MetamorFridges- I have been commissioned by ComEd to transform an old refrigerator into a functional piece of art. The fridges will be displayed on Michigan Avenue during July and August to help promote ComEd’s Fridge and Freezer Recycle Rewards program. Check it out at 540 N Michigan Ave starting July 12th.
I have two pieces in the 5th Digital Photo Contest and Exhibit at the Beverly Art Center for the month of June.
I have three pieces in the Visual Arts Gallery at Governors State University for the All Student Art Show and Competition. The juror is Jeff Zimmerman. The show will run from May 3-21, 2012.
Visible is at the VAC Gallery at Saint Xavier University, 10435 S Spaulding, Chicago, IL. The dates of the exhibit are February 6-24. A reception will be held on February 22, from 6-8pm.
Visible, the traveling exhibit I am co-curating is at The Oak Lawn Public Library Art Gallery for the month of January.
I am now a retouch artist for Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep, a nonprofit organization. The Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep mission is to provide free professional portraits to parents suffering the loss of a baby.
I have a collage at Union Street Gallery for the "I Shall be Released" exhibit. The dates are January 11-February 11, 2012. Reception for this exhibit is Friday, January 13, 6-9pm.
I have two pieces in the Evolving Artists Competition at the Beverly Art Center. The exhibit is running from December 8-January 9 with a reception on January 7, 2012, 7-9pm.
My photo Cassiopea is the Photography Award Winner at the 35th Beverly Art Competition. The exhibit is running through January 2nd.
I have two photographs in the 35th Beverly Art Competition. The exhibit dates are November 11 - January 2 , 2012 with a reception on Saturday, November 12, 7-9pm at the Beverly Art Center.
Thanks to everyone who came to Hollydays and a special thanks to everyone who bought a one of a kind piece of art from the artists of Austin Special!
Visible and Austin Special Art will be at the Beverly Art Center for Hollydays on November 5th, 2011 6-10pm.
I have two photos in the President's Exhibit at Governors State University. Photo: President's Luncheon with professors, art gallery director, provost, and the president herself.
The "VISIBLE" show at Governors State University was awesome! All of the artists were in attendance and it was a great night. Thanks to everyone who came. Our next show is at Archie's Tavern, 2600 W Iowa St, on November 2nd.
I am co-curating a traveling exhibit of outsider art titled "VISIBLE". We have been working with the artists of Austin Special and it has been a great experience. Austin special is a nationally accredited, non-profit, grassroots, community-based, social service agency that provides residential services and developmental training to developmentally disabled individuals. We are curating exhibits at Governors State University, Archie's Tavern, Beverly Art Center, Oak Lawn Public Library, and The Human Thread Gallery. Dates and details will follow.
October. Solo show at the Oak Lawn Library Art Gallery.
July. Photo accepted at the Milwaukee Avenue Arts Festival "Psyche" Photographic Exhibit.
May. Saint Xavier University senior thesis show, "Juxtaposition".
November. I participated in the Chicago Art Department "$200 Show".