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University of New Orleans, MFA (2011)
Loyola University of New Orleans, BFA (2004)

EXHIBITIONS (* indicates solo exhibition)

2017

-2017 Louisiana Contemporary, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, Curated by Shantrelle P. Lewis, New Orleans, LA,  (August 5 - October 15)

-Politicoastal POP UP, Curated by J2,  TEN Gallery, New Orleans, LA (May)

-Praying To the Giant Orange Head Box 13: ARTSPACE, Houston, TX (May - July)

-Rivertown Kenner Arts Council Exhibition,  THE RAAD: Rivertown Arts Council Community Courtyard,  Kenner, LA (April)

ART FIELDS, R.O.B. , Lake City, South Carolina (April)

-*NATURE OF DAYLIGHT, TEN Gallery, New Orleans, LA (March)

- "Art After Dark" Exhibition, Rivertown Arts Council Courtyard, (February)

-*ENGULFED, USC UPSTATE Gallery on Main, Spartanburg, SC (January - March)  
2016
-Threaded Group Exhibition, TEN Gallery, New Orleans, LA (October)

-Rivertown Kenner Arts Council Inaugural Public Mural Exhibition,  THE RAAD: Rivertown Exhibition Hall Courtyard,  Kenner, LA (June)

-ART FIELDS, R.O.B. , Lake City, South Carolina (April)

-*FORMATIONTEN Gallery, New Orleans (March)

2015
-Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series National Juried Exhibition (Finalist),  SCOPE Miami International Contemporary Art Show, Miami Beach, Florida (December)

-Anba Dlo VIII (Dolce Vita) Art Exhibition, New Orleans Healing Center, New Orleans, LA Curated by Mario Padilla and Rachel Ornelas (October)

-Louisiana Contemporary 2015, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, LA- Curated/Juried by Brooke Davis Anderson (August/September)

-Fifth Annual Exposure Award Nature Collection Exhibit, Musee du Louvre, Paris, France (July)

An Introduction (Group Exhibition)TEN Gallery, New Orleans, LA (June/July/August)

-2nd Annual Kenner Discovery Health and Sciences Academy, Kenner, LA Curated by Peter Barnitz (May)

-  Delirium, New Orleans Healing Center, New Orleans, LA- Curated by Mario Padilla and Michael Alford (March/April)

-*After the Dust Settles, TEN Gallery, New Orleans (March)

2014
- Art Takes Miami See Me  Juried Exhibition, Scope-Art Booth G19, Art Basel- Miami, FL (December)

-*Reconciliation, Collins C. Diboll Art Gallery, Loyola University of New Orleans 
   (October 2nd, 2014 - January 15th, 2015)

-2nd Annual TEN for TENsake Group Exhibition, TEN Gallery, New Orleans, LA (October)

-The 49th National Juried Exhibition, THE SUMMER SHOW, St. Tammany Art Association, Covington, LA  Curated by Beth Batton (Curator of the Collection at the Mississippi Museum of Art) (July)

- 1st Annual Kenner Discovery Health and Sciences Academy Art Exhibition, Kenner, LA 
Curated by Peter Barnitz (May)

- Smithsonian Institute National Museum of Natural History, Princess Rex (Dino-Princess Series), Washington D.C./Online- Curated by Kelly Carnes (April)

- The Dithyramb Group Exhibition, New Orleans Healing Center, New Orleans, LA-Curated by Mario Padilla (March)

 -TEN Greatest Hits Volume 2 Group Exhibition, TEN Gallery, New Orleans, LA (March)
 -*Amid the StrikesTEN Gallery, New Orleans, LA (January) 

2013
 -Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series Juried Exhibition, L'Entrepot Gallery, New Orleans, LA (October)
          
 -TEN for TENsake, Collective Group Exhibition, TEN Gallery, New Orleans,   LA - Curated by Cheryl Hayes (October)

 -Necessary Tangent, Three Man Show, L'Entrepot Gallery, New Orleans, LA (May)

2012
-Art Fest @ Doral International Exhibition, Carlos Albizu University, Doral-Miami, FL - Curated by Noel Santiesteban (October)
           
            -Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series New Orleans Juried Exhibition,L'Entrepot Gallery, New Orleans, LA (October)
         
-47th National Juried Show, St. Tammany Art Association, STAA Gallery, Covington, LA - Curated by Miranda Lash (Curator of the New Orleans Museum of Art)  (July)

-Duets, 
Loyola University of New Orleans, Diboll Gallery, New Orleans, LA - Curated by Karoline Schleh (June)

            2011

            -Works on Paper, St. Tammany Art Association, STAA Gallery, Covington, LA - Curated by Carol Leake (August)

-Coloring Outside the Lines, 
Art Scene Today Juried Exhibition,Finalist, Online Art
Gallery  (June)

-*IN THE MOMENT, Thesis Exhibition, UNO-St. Claude Gallery, New Orleans, LA (May)

-MFA Group Exhibition, 
University of New Orleans Fine Arts Gallery, New Orleans, LA (October)

            2010

            -More Than Enough, MFA Group Exhibition, UNO-St. Claude Gallery, New Orleans,
LA - Curated by Christopher Saucedo (January)

            2009

            -MFA Group Exhibition, University of New Orleans Fine Arts Gallery, New Orleans,
LA (October)

            2008

            -Under Construction, Prospect 1 MFA Group Exhibition, UNO-St. Claude Gallery,
New Orleans, LA - Curated by Christopher Saucedo (October)

            2005

            -Audubon Institute Group Exhibition, Carousel Gallery, New Orleans, LA (July)

            2003

            -*Senior Thesis Exhibition, Loyola University of New Orleans, Diboll Gallery, New
Orleans, LA (May)

            2002

            -Group Juried Exhibition, Loyola University of New Orleans, Diboll Gallery, New
Orleans, LA (March)

           

            2001

            -Group Juried Exhibition, Loyola University of New Orleans, Diboll Gallery,
New Orleans, LA (March)

            2000

            -Juried Exhibition, Loyola University of New Orleans, Danna Center Gallery,
New Orleans, LA (October)


            Donations:
            
2015          -O What a Night Auction, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans
                  -12th Annual Art Auction and Gala, ISL Enrichment Fundraiser
                  -Kenner Discovery Health and Sciences Academy Inaugural Gala Auction
                  -The Studio School of Dance Art Auction
                  -Next Generation Charity Auction 

2014           -11th Anniversary Art Auction & Gala, ISL Enrichment Fundraiser
                   -Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Louisiana Fall Charity Auction and Gala

2013           -10th Anniversary Art Auction & Gala, ISL Enrichment Fundraiser

                   -St. Jude Charity Auction

2012           -
New Orleans Ballet Theatre Charity Auction

2006-2011   -Jefferson Ballet Theatre Ballet Luncheon Auction

2010            -International Hospital for Children Charity Art Auction

                        2007            -Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Louisiana Spring Gala Auction
                  
                                -New Orleans Hispanic Foundation’s Azucar Ball Auction

           
            Press/Awards/Honors/Presentations/Workshops:
              
            -2017 New Orleans Advocate:  "Facing Up to Tough Issues in Louisiana Contemporary Annual Group Show"  John D'Addario
              -2017 Carolina Arts - January 2017 Publication


  -2015 Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series National Juried Exhibition Finalist- SCOPE Miami                           

- 2015 Louisiana Contemporary Exhibition Artist Panel, Ogden Museum of Southern Art
             -Guest Artist/Speaker, ACIS Art Exhibition/Festival
             -Chairman of the Kenner Rivertown Arts Council

            2014
 -Appointed by Mayor Mike Yenni to be an inaugural member of the Kenner Arts Council
                (Rivertown Arts Council Inaugural Member) 
 -49th National Juried Exhibition Artist/Juror Talk, STAA (August 2014) 
-Smithsonian Institute National Museum of Natural History,
    FB Page/Twitter @NMNH (April, 2014)  
- New Orleans ART INSIDER by Eric Bookhardt  (Featured Artist Review) January, 2014
- New Orleans GAMBIT Artist Review-January, 2014
-Joan Mitchell Foundation Artist Residency Program
            -Creative Capital Workshop-Attendee (Joan Mitchell Foundation)
            -Creating a Living Legacy Workshop-Attendee (Joan Mitchell Foundation)
            -New Orleans Writing, Art, and Poetry- Speaker/Presenter (TEN Gallery NOLA)

 2013


-Joan Mitchell Foundation Artist Residency Nomination
-Joan Mitchell Foundation Artist in Residency Program (2013-2014)
-Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series (New Orleans Finalist)
-Kenner Discovery Health and Sciences Academy (Artist in Residence) FOUNDING FACULTY

2012
-Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series (New Orleans Finalist)

2011

-Art Scene Today- Coloring Outside the Lines (Finalist)
-STAA "The Summer Show"  Juried Finalist
-STAA “The Summer Show”  Artist Talk

2009
-University of New Orleans-Graduate Assistantship (2009-2011)

2004
-Loyola University of New Orleans-Visual Arts Award in Fine Art