Curriculum Vitae

 

 

Education:

2013.  BFA 3-D & Expanded Media University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2009.  Associates Art Mohave Community College, Lake Havasu, AZ   

 

Professional Experience:

2014 – present. Welder/ Chaser/ Metal Processer

MetalPhysic Foundry. Constructing bronze sculptures for artists. 

2013 – present.  Shop Technician Assistant with Eric Norman. 

School of Art, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ.  Fabrication of equipment for the

sculpture department, assisting students, stocking materials.

2010 – 2013.  Internship with Dave A. Gibbs. 

School of Art, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ.  Fabrication of equipment for the

sculpture department, assisting students, stocking materials.

2010 – 2013.   Painting Department Tech 

School of Art, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ.  Building stretcher bars, frames, and

canvases for students.

2005 – present.  Albertsons Courtesy Clerk / Deli Attendant 

Albertson’s Grocery Store.  Provide customer service at checkout and in-store

delicatessen.

2006 – 2009.  Founder / Designer – “What Do I Care?” Clothing Co.

Lake Havasu, AZ.  Design artwork, execute screen-printing, manage customer

service and sales for original line of clothing.  

 

Exhibitions:

2015. Working Title, Seinfeld Gallery; Tucson, AZ

2015. Tucson Sculpture Festival, The Art Gallery & The Sculpture Resource Center; Tucson, AZ

2014. 11 Gallon Bucket, Steinfeld Gallery; Tucson, AZ 

2014. Tucson Sculpture Festival, The Art Gallery & The Sculpture Resource Center; Tucson, AZ

2013.  Senior Exhibition, Union Gallery; Tucson, AZ

2013.  3D & Extended Media Student Show, Lionel Rombach Gallery; Tucson, AZ (Invitational) 

2012.  Art Show Case, Union Gallery; Tucson AZ (Invitational)

2012.  Dead Missing Capsized, Lionel Rombach Gallery; Tucson, AZ 

2012.  Power Trip, Lionel Rombach Gallery; Tucson, AZ

2012.  3-D & Extended Media Student Show, Lionel Rombach Gallery; Tucson, AZ (Invitational) 

2011.  Student Painting Show, Studio One Gallery; Tucson, AZ (Invitational)

2010.  Student Show, Stone Dragon Gallery; Tucson, AZ (Invitational)

2009.  Havasu Art Guild Community Show, Aquatic Center Gallery; Lake Havasu City, AZ

2009.  Student Show, Central Mohave Community College Gallery; Lake Havasu City, AZ 

2008.  Havasu Art Guild Community Show, Aquatic Center Gallery; Lake Havasu City, AZ

2008.  Student Show, Central Mohave Community College Gallery; Lake Havasu City, AZ 

2007.  Student Show, Central Mohave Community College Gallery; Lake Havasu City, AZ 

 

Permanent Public art:

2017. Deer in Headlights. Town of Marana, AZ, $75,000 commission.

2014. Grayson Weeks Memorial Sculpture, Vail Empire High School, Tucson AZ $3,000 commission.

 

Commissions & Grants:

2016. 1860s female zine sculpture repair, Tucson, AZ

2015. HCR, CPR Dummy Sculpt for Dan May, Tucson, AZ

2015. One B.A.C.A. Trophy, Bikers Against Child Abuse, Tucson AZ

2015. Dinnerware Set. Sally Evans, Tucson AZ

2014. Steel Arch Way, Professor Ceresa Vaden, Tucson AZ

2014. Custom Steel/ Wood Table, Graduate Student Deanna Pitzarali, Tucson AZ 

2014. Custom Fountain Bowl, Chris Harrison, Tucson AZ

2013. Custom Frame, Graduate Student Deanna Pitzarali, Tucson AZ

2013. Custom Panels, Professor Barbara Penn, Tucson AZ

2013.  Tucson Basin Block Model Commission, Tucson Desert Museum and Tree Ring lab

           University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 

2012.  Ceramic Dinner Dish Wear, Commission, Tucson, AZ

2010.  Donna’s 20th Annual Memorial Weekend Bash Shirts, Lake Havasu City, AZ

2009.  Mohave Community College Student Government Bighorn Shirts, Lake Havasu City, AZ

 

Honors / Grants / Awards:

2012-13.  Arizona Food and Drug Industry Education Foundation Scholarship

2012-13.  University of Art Arizona Art Tuition Scholarship 

2012-13.  Samuel Kingan Scholarship 

2012-13.  Honor Studio, used for art and research 

2011-12.  Mark Shively Rugby Scholarship 

2011-12.  Mac Schweitzer Scholarship In Studio Art

2011-12.  University of Art Arizona Art Tuition Scholarship

2011-12.  Arizona Food and Drug Industry Education Foundation Scholarship

2010-11.  University of Arizona Art Tuition Scholarship 

2010-11.  Lake Havasu Art Guild Scholarship

2010-11.  Arizona Food & Drug Industry Education Foundation Scholarship 

2009-10.  University of Arizona Art Tuition Scholarship 

2009-10.  Jean Marie Swenson Scholarship

2009-10.  Lake Havasu City Art Guild Scholarship 

2009-10.  Allied Arts of Lake Havasu City

2008-09.  Lake Havasu City Art Guild Scholarship

2008-09.  Allied Arts of Lake Havasu City, Scholarship

 

Visiting Artist/ Lecturer/ Workshop

2013. Lost Wax Casting Lecture/ Workshop, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ