Wednesday
Mar022016

SELECT EXHIBITIONS

 

Land, Light and Life, High Desert Museum, Bend OR, 2017

 

Kosť & Med (Bone & Honey) Duplex Gallery, Portland OR, 2016

 

Ecotone Study #2: LIPTOV, Galeria P.M. Bohuna, Slovak Republic, 2016

 

Včela: Blood & Honey, Oregon State University, 2016

 

Blood & Honey, Gallery Statua, Bratislava, Slovak Republic, 2015

 

9 Korytos, Liptovský Mikuláš, Slovak Republic, 2015

 

Fires of Change, Coconino Center for the Arts (Flagstaff), University of Arizona (Tucson),

516 ARTS (Albuquerque), 2015-2017

 

Ecotone Study #1: Project Space, Salem Oregon, 2014

 

Triage, Portland, Oregon, 2013

 

Vcela, Project Space, Salem Oregon, 2013

 

Ritual In The Dark, Bethany Theological Seminary, 2012

 

Liminal, St. Paul, Minnesota, 2012

 

Liminal Ground, Phoenix, Arizona, 2012

 

Jelen and Other Drawings, George Fox University, 2011

 

Earth and Allegory, Salem Art Association, 2011

 

 

SELECT PRESENTATIONS

RECENT POEMS: Readings with William Jolliff, Nancy Thomas, Travis Poling, Tilikum Fall 2016, and Nicarry Chapel, Bethany Theological Seminary, Winter 2017

WIND AND FIRE, Prescott College, WUICL Willamette University, Fall 2015 

ART, LAND AND PRECEDENCE: Fires of Change, Coconino Center for the Arts, Fall 2015

ART and OPTIMISM? Sustainability Program (SUS), Northern Arizona University, Fall 2015

BLOOD & HONEY, Bratislava Academy of Fine Art and Design, Slovak Republic, Winter 2015

THEOPOETICS, American Academy of Religion, co-presentation Travis Poling, Fall 2012

THE PHOENIX PROJECT, Peace and Justice Forum, Earlham School of Religion, Fall 2012

PERFORMANCE and PLACE, Northern Arizona University, Spring 2011

CORPUS: Sculpture and Drawings (2002-2011). S.A.A. Art Barn Salem, Oregon, Spring 2011

DESERT DUALITY: Indifference & Indulgence, Arden Hearth, Indiana, Spring 2009

SACRED OFFENSE: Studies in Art, Aesthetics and Spirituality Earlham School of Religion, Indiana, Spring 2009

BEAUTY AND OFFENSE: Carcasses and Condoms Institute for Theology, Imagination & the Arts, St. Andrews, Scotland, Fall 2007 

 

EDUCATION

Master of Fine Arts, Azusa Pacific University, 2010 
Master of Liberal Studies in Sustainable Communities, Northern Arizona University, 2008

Thesis Title: Sacred Offense: Studies in Art, Aesthetics and Spirituality
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Maryland Institute College of Art, 2002

 

 

FELLOWSHIPS/GRANTS/SCHOLARSHIPS
 
The Ford Family Foundation Residency Award, 2018 Ucross

The Ford Family Foundation Residency Award, 2017 Playa

Oregon Arts Commission Career Opportunity Grant/The Ford Family Foundation 2016

FULBRIGHT Grantee, Slovak Republic, 2014-2015

Oregon Arts Commission Career Opportunity Grant/The Ford Family Foundation 2014

Fires of Change, Sponsored by the Southwest Fire Science Consortium, the Landscape Conservation Initiative, and the National Endowment for the Arts, 2014

The Ford Family Foundation Residency Award, 2012 Caldera

Gimilus Chasssidum Fellowship, Logosdivinity Guildworks, 2011

Magee Foundation Scholarship, The Merton Institute, 2010
Tom Mullen Writing Fellowship, Earlham School of Religion, 2009
 
RESIDENCIES/PROFFESIONAL EXPERIENCE
 

Ucross, Artist Residency, Summer 2018 
Playa, Artist Residency, Summer 2017

FIRES OF CHANGE: Project & Workshops, North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park, Sponsored by the Southwest Fire Science Consortium, the Landscape Conservation Initiative, and the National Endowment for the Arts, 2014

Caldera, Artist Residency, Spring 2013
George Fox University, Artist Practitioner in Residence, 2011
Earlham School of Religion, Writer in Residence, 2009
Arden Hearth, Artist/Writer in Residence, 2009
St. Michaels Orthodox Monastery, Artist in Residence, 2008

 

 

COMMISSIONS/COLLECTIONS

Neighborhood Oak, NMPHX Silo, Phoenix Arizona, 2016

3 KORYTOS, Private Collector, Liptovský Mikuláš, Slovak Republic, 2015

Honeybees, private collections, Salem, 2012, 2017 

Jelen and Vcela Drawings, Chemeketa Community College, McMinnville, Eugene 2013, 2015

Desert Study #4, George Fox University, Newberg, Oregon 2012

Foul (bronze cast #1,#3), Private Collectors, Scottsdale, AZ/ Johannesburg, South Africa

Equis, Private Collector Baltimore, MD 2011

 

CURATORIAL

EX VOTO: The Art of Jessie Reid, Salem Art Barn, February 2012

 

TEACHING

Writing/Humanities (undergraduate) George Fox University, 2012-2018