b. Fort Knox, KY 1966. Based in Ogden Dunes, IN.
2011 School of the Art Institute of Chicago, MFA
1989 University of Kentucky, Bachelor of Architecture
2000 School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Certificate In Drawing
2000-02 University of Illinois at Chicago, Bachelor of Fine Art Program
Live Free and Die, Parade Ground Gallery, New York, NY
25th September Competition, Alexandria Museum of Art, Alexandria, LA
Art Prize, The Spot, Grand Rapids, MI
KY.7 Biennial, Lexington Art League, Lexington, KY
Biennial 26, South Bend Museum of Art, South Bend, IN
Text Messages, The Lubeznik Center for The Arts, Michigan City, IN
MFA Thesis Exhibition, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL
Custom Cartouche, (Solo) S.A.I.C.’s Sharp Bldg.-Main Lobby Exhibition Area, Chicago, IL
Opportunity Shop, Home Gallery, Chicago, IL
Arranged Marriage, Johnsonese Gallery, Chicago, IL
Summer Salon, Johnsonese Gallery, Chicago, IL
Homocular, (Solo) GBU Gallery, Chicago, IL
Paintings, The Club House Gallery, Union League Civic & Arts Foundation, Chicago, IL
Untitled, GBU Gallery, Chicago, IL
Paintings, Lee Tracy Studio, Chicago, IL
Juror’s Award for Biennial 26, (Betsy Carpenter, Curator, Visual Arts / Permanent Collection Walker Art Center), South Bend Museum of Art, South Bend, IN.
George and Ann Siegel Fellowship Award, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL.
Visual Art Scholarship Competition Award, Union League Civic & Arts Foundation, Chicago, IL.
Koppe Family Memorial Scholarship for Studio Arts, University of Illinois at Chicago.
Pella Products Scholarship, University of Kentucky, Lexington.
Award for Excellence in Design, University of Kentucky, Lexington.
Studio Visit Magazine, Open Studio Press, 450 Harrison Avenue #47, Boston, MA 02118, Winter Edition 2012.
Barbara Stodola, “Text Messages at the Lubeznik Center: A Sobering Reality,” The Beacher, Volume 27, No. 33, August 25, 2011: 4.
2012 Michael B. Smith, Architecture and Interior Design