Folklore - Paper Sculpture in progress - handmade and commercial paper

Metro Montage 2017, Marietta Cobb Museum of Art 

Marietta GA

Folklore - Detail of completed work

Metro Montage 2017, Marietta Cobb Museum of Art  Marietta, GA 



Education

2009, BFA, Kennesaw State University, Painting and Drawing with minors in Art History and Italian


Exhibitions

2017

10 September - 29 September, Paws on Love Exhibition, Tifton Museum of Arts & Heritage, Tifton, Georgia

14 August - 20 September, South Cobb Arts Alliance National Juried Exhibition, Mable House Arts Center, Mableton, Georgia

8 July - 10 September, Metro Montage XVII Exhibition, Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art, 30 Atlanta Street, Marietta, Georgia

2016

19 July - 4 September, Metro Montage XVI Exhibition, Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art, Atlanta Street, Marietta Georgia

Artist's Magazine, Honorable Mention, Up Close, charcoal on panel

Selected for North Light Books, Incite 4 featuring Mixed Media Works, Estefania, Sense of Place, pastel, watercolor and thread on paper

15 January - 3 March, Impermanence, featuring five artistic viewpoints - Curator and Showing Artist, OTP Gallery, Marietta GA

2015

3 October - Northwest Georgia Artists Guild Eight Annual Juried Exhibit, Ben Robertson Community Center, Kennesaw

September - Selected for North Light Books, Strokes of Genius publication for 2016, Hillary

26 September - 24 October, Charcoal Classes, Marietta Cobb Museum, Marietta, Georgia

22 August - Paper Making workshop, Marietta Cobb Museum 12:30 - 3:30

11 July - 6 September, Metro Montage Exhibition, Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art, Marietta, Georgia 30060

5 June - Marietta ARTWALK, Metal Exhibition, Red Door Gallery, South End of Marietta Square, Marietta, Georgia

1 May - Marietta ARTWALK, Metal Exhibition, Red Door Gallery, South End of Marietta Square, Marietta, Georgia

3 April - Marietta ARTWALK, Metal Exhibition, Red Door Gallery, South End of Marietta Square, Marietta, Georgia

16 January - Trilogy, Body Show - Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art, The Historic Square in Marietta, Georgia

19 January - 21 February, South Cobb Arts Alliance 28th Annual National Juried Competition - SCAA Award of Merit 2015

6 February - Trilogy, Mind Show - Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art, The Historic Square in Marietta, Georgia

6 March - Trilogy, Soul Show - Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art, The Historic Square in Marietta, Georgia

2014

December - finalist International Artist Magazine, Being, Rocks and Water published

11 October - 12 November, AGNWG Seventh Annual Fine Art Exhibit and Juried Competition, Mable House Arts Center, Mableton, Georgia 30126 - First Place, Oil - Third Place, Watercolor, Juror, Debra Nadlehoffer


3 October, Marietta ARTWALK, MoonStruck Exhibition, Red Door Gallery, South End of Marietta Square, Marietta, Georgia


19 July - 14 September, Metro Montage XIV Exhibition, Marietta / Cobb Museum of Art

4 April - Marietta ARTWALK, J King Studio/Red Door Gallery, South End of The Marietta Square - above The Australian Bakery, Marietta, Georgia

17 July - 12 September, Women's Work Exhibition, Brenau University, Gainesville, Georgia,
http://www.brenau.edu/fashion-design

2013

24 August - 28 September, South Cobb Arts Alliance 26th National Juried Exhibition, Mable House Arts Center, 5239 Floyd Road, Mableton, Georgia 30126


2 August, Marietta Artwalk, J King Studio and Gallery, South End of The Marietta Square - above The Australian Bakery, Marietta, Georgia


5 July, Marietta ARTWALK, J King Studio and Gallery, South End of The Marietta Square (above the Australian Bakery), Marietta, Georgia


7 June, Marietta ARTWALK, J King Studio and Gallery, South End of The Marietta Square (above the Australian Bakery), Marietta, Georgia


3 May, Marietta ARTWALK J King Studio and Gallery, South End of The Marietta Square (above the Australian Bakery), Marietta, Georgia


5 April, Marietta ARTWALK J King Studio and Gallery, South End of The Marietta Square (above the Australian Bakery), Marietta, Georgia

2012

April, Festival of Arts, Cumming First United Methodist Church, Juror, John Hutchinson, Cummings, Georgia (Group)

January, Top Hat: A 1935 Birthday Bash for the Earl Smith Strand Theatre, Marietta, Georgia (Group)

2011

December, Georgia Lawyers for the Arts Gala, King Plow Arts Center, Atlanta, Georgia (Group)

November, Day of the Dead Show, Youngblood Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia (Group)

August, South Cobb Arts Alliance 24th National Juried Exhibition, Mable House, Juror, Dr. Lee A Ramsaw, (Group)

August, Art Walk, Featured Artist, Australian Bakery – South End of Marietta Square, Marietta, Georgia

August, Miniatures Perspective Exhibition, Ferst Center for the Arts, Georgia Tech, Atlanta, Georgia

April, Gallery Go Round, Roswell Cultural Arts Center, Roswell, Georgia

March, Preview Party for 2011 Wine and Wine and Roses Gala to benefit Cystic Fibrosis, Atlanta Athletic Club

March, Roses Gala to benefit Cystic Fibrosis, Muse and Co. Fine Art, Roswell, Georgia

February, 6th Annual Small Works Invitational Exhibition, Arts West Gallery, Elon University, Elon, North Carolina, 6 December - 3 February 2011), Juror, Michael Fels

2010

November, KSU at the High Museum, Vision Annual Juried Show, High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Georgia

October, Cartoon Show featuring works by over 20 artists, Wonderoot, Memorial Drive, Atlanta, Georgia (23 October – 7 November)

October, Fall / Winter All Mediums Juried Exhibition, Public Square, Adairsville, Georgia, Juror, Casey Deming, (23 October – 4 December)

October, Kennesaw State University 7th Biennial Visual Arts Alumni Exhibition, Fine Arts Gallery, Kennesaw, Georgia (7 October -11 November)

September, 4th National Juried Exhibition, Abernathy Arts Center Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia, Juror, Margaret Dyer (3 September – 24 September)

August, Simply Drawn, Roswell Visual Arts Center Gallery, Roswell, Georgia, Juror, Suzy Schultz (13 August – 1 October)

June, Two Person Exhibition, Casey Deming and Donna Shiver, Arts on the Square, Adairsville, Georgia

April, Arts on the Square Juried Exhibition, Adairsville, Georgia

2009

December, Are You Engaged? Juried Art Competition, Permanent Collection, 1st Place Purchase Award, KSU College Building, Kennesaw, Georgia, juror, Natasha Lovelace Habers

November, Georgia Lawyers for the Arts Annual Fundraising Gala, Mason Murer Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia, (Group)

November, Kennesaw State University Exhibition II, Sturgis Gallery, Kennesaw, Georgia, (Group)

2008

April, Jazzman Café Art Commission, Permanent Collection, Kennesaw State College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, Georgia

August, South Cobb Arts Alliance 23rd National Juried Exhibition, Mable House Arts Center, Mableton, Georgia (Group)

2007

November, Fall Intersection of Cultures Juried Competition, Permanent Collection Purchase Awards, Kennesaw State University of Humanities and Social Sciences, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, Georgia

April, Spring Intersection of Cultures Juried Competition, Permanent Collection Purchase Award, Kennesaw State University of Humanities and Social Sciences, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, Georgia

May, 24th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition, Sturgis Gallery, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, Georgia (Group)

May, Best of Student Show, Fine Arts Gallery, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, Georgia (Invitational)

2006

December, Culture, Cars and Colleges, Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta, Georgia (Group Auction)

December, Revenge of the Itty Bitty Art Show, Mid-city Café, Atlanta, Georgia (Goup)

November, Size Matters, Pangea, Atlanta, Georgia (Group)

September, The Art of Dining, A benefit for the AIDS Survival Project, Lowe Gallery, Tula Arts Center, Atlanta, Georgia (Silent Group Auction)

September, Off The Wall Pin-up Show, The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA-GA), Atlanta, Georgia, (Group)

August, South Cobb Arts Alliance 22nd National Juried Exhibition, Mable House Arts Center, Mableton, Georgia (Group)



Work Related Experience

2015 Portrait work, Amy Donahue and Donahue Family, Kennesaw, Georgia

2012 Poster Design, Alternate Roots, Atlanta, Georgia

2011 T-Shirt Design, Kennesaw Historical Society, Kennesaw, Georgia

2010 Freelance Illustration, Savvy Cyber Kids, Atlanta, Georgia

2010 Mural for 800 Call Center, Kennesaw, Georgia, Facilitator, Rebecca King

2009 - to present Graphic Layout Design, Anti-Phishing Working Group, Facilitator, Peter Cassidy

2007 - Large Mural, Trinity Chapel, Powder Springs, Georgia

1997 - Multiple Murals, Kinder-Care Learning Centers, Acworth, Georgia



Honors and Awards

2015 - Best of Painting, Northwest Georgia Artists Guild, Juror, Camilla Day
​2014 - Best of Painting, Third Place Watercolor, Northwest Georgia Artists Guild, Juror, Debra Nadelhoffer
2007   VA Endowed Scholarship Award, Department of Visual Arts, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, Georgia
2006 – First Place, Second Place, Third Place, Spring Exhibition, Kennesaw Fine Arts League, Juror, Joe Remillard
2006 – First Place, Fall Exhibition, Kennesaw Fine Arts League, Juror, Hank Kunath
2006   President’s List, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, Georgia
2006 - 2009 Dean’s List, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, Georgia

Publications

2014 Acceptance for publication in International Artist's Magazine, Challenge 84, Landscapes, Magazine 100, December/January 2015
2015 issue.
2014 Shortlisted for International Artist's Magazine
2011   Road Warriors: Fox News, Marietta Square in Marietta, Georgia
2011   SNAP Newspaper Groups, SNAP Roswell, Community Events

Collections

2016 Nancy Petrone, Marietta, Georgia
2016 Holly Chesser, Sandy Springs, Georgia
2015 Reesa Frezier, Eliijay Georgia
2015 Joel and Jude Brownstein, Kennebunk, Maine
2015 Perry Bennett, Charleston, West Virginia
2015 Donahue Family, Kennesaw, Georgia
2012   Jose and Mary Violante, Real, Portugal
2011   Tyler Browning, Atlanta, Georgia
2010   Kana Shinoda, Tokyo, Japan
2009   Jose Abreu, Moultrie, Georgia
2008   Peter Cassidy, Cambridge, Massachusetts
2008   Lenos Software – A developer of Event Management Applications, San Francisco, California
2006   J. Hattaway, Dublin, Georgia
2000   Mark and Judy Bentley, Woodstock, Georgia

2000   Kennesaw State University Permanent Collection