Cranbrook academy of art

Masters in Fine Arts from Cranbrook Academy of Art in the ceramics program in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan       2016-2018

Merit Scholarship Recipient     2017-2018

Mercedes-Benz Emerging Artist Finalist     2018

Mercedes-Benz New Beginnings Award Recipient 2018

the College for Creative Studies

Graduated from the College for Creative Studies in Detroit, Michigan earning a Bachelor in Fine Arts. Crafts major specializing in ceramics. Has experience with woodworking, metal casting, jewelry fabrication, functional ceramics and sculpture        2015


Studied at the Studio Art Centers International in Florence, Italy studying ceramics, kiln building, pit firing, as well as painting and Renaissance Art History and Italian pottery     2014

Awarded Best 3D Artist       2014

Work Experience

parsons new school of design

Ceramic Wet Shop Technician in the Making Center at Parsons New School 2018-Present

siren hotel and cranbrook academy of art collaborative commission

Cranbrook Academy of Art Ceramics Department commissioned by the Siren Hotel in Metro Detroit to design and produce trays for display and use     2018

guest lecturer at grand valley state university

Guest lecturer at the 10th annual Grand Valley State University Ceramics Conference. Presenter and panel critic 2017

Cranbrook academy of art kiln technician

Responsible for maintaining, repairing, and firing electric and gas kilns for the ceramics department, as well as interface and assistance to students in outside departments. Additionally, trained on maintenance and firing cycles of Blaauw Kilns in conjunction with Skutt and L&L kilns     2017-Present

Cranbrook academy of art woodshop technician

Responsible for shop maintenance as well as student consultation and assistance     2016-Present

cranbrook art museum

Assistance Preparator responsible for installation and de-installation of exhibitions and archiving and maintaining museum vault     2016-2017


Work Study Studio Technician responsible for assisting teachers, studio maintenance, glaze calculations, material stocking and preparation       2014-2015

Ohio Craft Museum

Internship at the Ohio Craft Museum responsible for summer camp project preparation, organization, and maintenance        2013

Wexner Center for the Arts

Internship at the Wexner Center for the Arts. Worked in the Education department as a mentor in an intensive two-week design workshop/job. Responsible for set-up, architectural modeling, consultation, and critiques          2012

custom Zipper Pulls

Hired to create custom zipper-pulls. Using casting and blacksmithing techniques to create zipper-pulls for College for Creative Studies Student Clothing Design Project      2012


Published and reviewed as a PERIPHERAL VISION Fellow recipient on      2017

Published in the Mount St. Vincent's The Underground as a feature artist        2013

Published in the Mount St. Vincent's The Underground as a feature artist        2012


"BIG" Exhibition at The Factory   Highland Park, MI   2018

Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit "Symbiosis" Exhibition          Detroit, MI  2018

Cranbrook Academy of Art Thesis Degree Exhibition      Bloomfield Hills, MI  2018

Cranbrook "Chair Show"        Detroit, MI  2018

"Basically 15 x 50" NCECA Exhibition at G1 Exhibition Space        Pittsburgh  2018

Cranbrook Art Museum Vault Featured Artist      2018

"DYAD" show at the David Salkin Collections       Chicago, Illinois 2017

Cranbrook Academy of Art FORUM GALLERY summer exhibition         Michigan 2017

"BIG Sculpture" Exhibition at The Factory      Highland Park, Michigan  2016

"Small Favors" Exhibition      Philadelphia  2016

"The Abstract" Exhibition       Oakland Park, Kansas  2015

College for Creative Studies Senior Exhibition      Detroit  2015

Detroit Artist Market Annual Scholarship Exhibition      Detroit  2015

"Small Favors" Exhibition       Philadelphia  2015

Michigan Ceramic Art Association Exhibition       Traverse City  2014

"The Abstract" Exhibition       Oakland Park, Kansas  2014

Studio Art Centers International Juried Exhibition      Florence   2014

Grin City Collective "Brooklyn" Exhibition       Brooklyn, Iowa   2014

College for Creative Studies Juried Exhibition      Detroit 2014

Detroit Artist Market Juried  "Fire Power" Ceramics Exhibition       Detroit  2013

College for Creative Studies Juried Exhibition     Detroit  2013

College For Creative Studies Juried Exhibition     Detroit  2012


Grin City Collective Artist Residency      Grinnell, Iowa  2014

STUMP Plants Artist Residency   Columbus, Ohio  2016

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