Education

2022            MFA Furniture Design (Craft/Material Studies), Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), Richmond, VA

2017            BFA Studio Arts + BA International Studies, Iowa State University (ISU), Ames, IA

AWARDS, Residencies, AND FELLOWSHIPS

2023             Artist Residency, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Aspen, CO *forthcoming

2022             Maloof Scholarship, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Aspen, CO

                      Torpedo Factory Post-Grad Residency, Alexandria, VA *awarded/postponed

                      VCUarts Graduate Travel Grant

                      VCUarts Graduate Research Grant

2021-22        VCUarts Graduate Teaching Assistantship, VCU, Richmond, VA

2020-21        Alice Cabell Horsley Parker Scholarship, VCU, Richmond, VA

                      Windgate Graduate Teaching Assistantship, VCU, Richmond, VA

2017             FOCUS Grant Recipient, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2022-pres    Instructor: Intro to Woodworking, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI

                      Instructor: Advanced Woodworking, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI

                      Education Woodworker, International Crane Foundation, Baraboo, WI

2022             Visiting Artist Colloquium: Sarah Reagan, Chazen Museum of Art, Madison, WI

                      Guest Lecturer: Ephemeral Art, 3D Art, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI

                      Studio Assistant to Alicia Dietz, Richmond, VA 

                      Sarah Reagan: Artist Lecture, Institute of Contemporary Art, Richmond, VA

2021-22        Shop Assistant to Will Lenard, Sculpture Metal and Wood Shop, VCU, Richmond, VA

                      Creative Reuse Specialist, SCRAP RVA, Richmond, VA

2021             Instructor: Art Foundations Woodworking, VCU, Richmond VA

                      Artist Presentation, Graduate Student Presentations, VCU via Zoom

                      Teaching Assistant to Vivian Chiu, Woodworking Techniques, VCU, Richmond, VA

2020             Artist Presentation, Graduate Student Presentations, VCU via Zoom

                      Teaching Assistant to Scott Braun, Advanced Furniture Design, VCU, Richmond, VA

                      Teaching Assistant to Scott Braun, Woodworking Techniques, VCU, Richmond, VA

2019             Instructor, Tech Talks, Universidad Tecnológia de San Juan del Río, San Juan del Río, QRO, Mexico

                      Instructor: Art Appreciation, Liceo Intercultural Mexicano, San Juan del Río, QRO, Mexico

                      Workshop Facilitator: Co-Teaching Methodology, MEXTESOL International Convention, QRO, Mexico

2018-20       Peace Corps: University Education Volunteer, San Juan del Río, QRO, Mexico

2017             Peace Corps: Gender Education Volunteer, Tcharebaou, Togo

2014-17       Design Peer Mentor, ISU, Ames, IA

                      Operations Assistant + Fillet Line Lead + Quality Control Assistant, Snug Harbor Seafoods, Kenai, AK

 

SOLO/DUO EXHIBITIONS

2022             POWERPUFF, Solo Show, Anderson Gallery, Richmond, VA

2021             Retrograin, Solo Show, Hawthorne Gallery, Richmond, VA

                      Stick Your Tongue Out, Solo Show, Anderson Gallery, Richmond, VA

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2023             Turning It All Around!, Messler Gallery: Center for Furniture Craftsmanship, Rockport, ME *forthcoming

2022             Material Concerns, Art Lofts Gallery, Madison, WI 

                      Draught, Coletivo Corrente de Ar, Lisbon, Portugal 

                      NUDUS International Online Group Exhibition, Gallerium, Ontario, Canada

                      Small Acts: The Craft of Subversion, City College Art Gallery, San Diego, CA

2021             Safe Space Fall Festival, Featured Artist, Three Lakes Park, Richmond, VA

                      Queer Days, Featured Artist, Studio Two Three, Richmond, VA

                      Utah Design Exhibition, Clubhouse, Salt Lake City, UT *postponed

2020             Did You See What I Sawed?, Hawthorne Gallery, Richmond, VA

2017             Studio Arts BFA Senior Exhibition, ISU, Ames, IA

                      FOCUS Grant Exhibition, Memorial Union Gallery, Ames, IA

                      Biorenewables Art Competition Exhibition, Biorenewables Research Laboratory, Ames, IA

2016             Airport Foundation Exhibition, MSP International Airport Gallery, Minneapolis, MN 

                      Biorenewables Art Competition Exhibition, Biorenewables Research Laboratory, Ames, IA

2015             Airport Foundation Exhibition, MSP International Airport Gallery, Minneapolis, MN 

2014             Minneapolis Emerging Makers Exhibition, The AZ Gallery, St. Paul, MN

                      Airport Foundation Exhibition, MSP International Airport Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2013             Minnesota Scholastic Art Exhibition, MCAD Concourse Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

 

Selected Press

2022            Orange Peel: Collage of Us

                     Jiggle n' Juice Artist Spotlight Series: Sarah Reagan

                    The Book of Arts: Nudus Exhibition 2022

Memberships/boards

2020-pres    Furniture Society, Member

                      Workshop of Our Own, Member

                      Richmond Antique Tool Society, Member

LANGUAGES

SPANISH      Advanced reading/speaking proficiency

FRENCH       Basic reading/speaking proficiency

ENGLISH      Native Speaker