Education:

Private portraiture study with Evelyn Astegno  -  April 2010 - October 2010

Soldan International Studies High School  -  Diploma - 1995

Memberships:

Art Dimensions  

   - Mezzanine Gallery Director  -  August 2012 - January 2013 

   - Board of Directors  -  June 2012 - May 2014 

Exile Studios 

   - Creative Director  -  July 2011

Open Door Studios

   - Director of Creative Development  -  January 2011 - present

- Soulard Art Market & Contemporary Gallery

   - Gallery Director  -  January 2010 - December 2010

   - Promotions Coordinator  -  November 2009 – December 2010

   - Resident Artist  -  November 2008 – January 2011

Solo Exhibitions: 

2015:

"Contemplations From the Edge" - November 1, 2015 - November 30, 2015 - Schlafly Branch, St. Louis Public Library, St. Louis, MO

2014:

“Binary System”  -  August 5, 2014 – August 15, 2014  -  Lillian Yahn Gallery, O’Fallon, MO

“Levelling”  -  May 3, 2014 – June 7, 2014  -  Syndicate Building Galleries, St. Louis, MO

2010:

“Dan Jaboor”  -  July 3, 2010 – August 14, 2010  -  Maryland Heights Community Centre, Maryland Heights, MO

Honors/Awards:

2013:

Second Place (by popular vote)  -  ”Urban Chicken Coop Design Competition”

2012:

Honorable Mention   -  “Beyond The Lens VI” show, for “Offering (Klungkung, Bali)”

2009:

Honorable Mention, Photography   -  “Cars, Planes, Trains, & Motorcycles!” show, for “As Long As It’s Black”

First Place, Photography   -  “Around the World in 30 Days” show, for “Capstan”

2008:

Mildred B. Carpenter Memorial Prize   -  “Man Made” show, for “Rocket Science #1-3”

Best of Show   -  “Pop Goes Your Easel” show, for “See Spot Run”

First Place, Photography   -  “Pop Goes Your Easel” show, for “Components”

2007:

Second Place, Photography   -  “Impress with Impressionism” show, for “Beauty, In Passing”

Second Place, Drawing & Painting   -  “Impress with Impressionism” show, for “Frog and ‘fly”

Second Place, Photography   -  “Winter Wonders” show, for “Frosted Pine”

Third Place, Oils & Acrylics   -  “Paint Your County Parks” competition, for “Shelter”

Shows Juried/Curated:

2013:

“33 November” (guest juror)  -  November 14, 2013 – December 2, 2013  -  Old Orchard Gallery, Webster Groves, MO

“Busted Spring” (curator)  -  May 31, 2013 – June 14, 2013  -  Concrete Ocean Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2012:

“Face Forward” (curator)  -  October 5, 2012 – October 27, 2012  -  Art Dimensions Mezzanine Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2011:

“Impressions of Indonesia” (curator)  -  January  15, 2011 – February 4, 2011  -  Soulard Art Market & Contemporary Gallery, St. Louis, MO 

2010:

“Spoked II” (co-curator)  -  September  4, 2010 – September 23, 2010  -  Soulard Art Market & Contemporary Gallery, St. Louis, MO

“Photography Invitational II” (co-curator)  -  May 14, 2010 – June 4, 2010  -  Soulard Art Market & Contemporary Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2009: 

“Spoked” (co-curator)  -  September  4, 2009 – October 2, 2009  -  Soulard Art Market & Contemporary Gallery, St. Louis, MO

“Labor of Love” (co-curator)  -  February 13, 2009 – March 6, 2009  -  Soulard Art Market & Contemporary Gallery, St. Louis, MO

Group Exhibitions:

(*denotes juried show) 

2016:

*"Poptropolis" - April 23, 2016 - Koken Art Factory, St. Louis, MO

2015:

*"Art @ Des Peres Hospital" - November 10, 2015 - April 24, 2016 - Des Peres Hospital, St. Louis, MO

*"Circus!" - July 17, 2015 - August 28, 2015 - Foundry Art Centre, St. Charles, MO

"Amazing Spirit Art Exhibit" - June 1, 2015 - June 30, 2015 - Schlafly Branch, St. Louis Public Library, St. Louis, MO

"Art of the STL 250 Cake Artists" - May 30, 2015 - July 6, 2015 - Corvid's Cafe, St. Louis, MO

*“33 May”  -  May 22, 2015 – June 8, 2015-  Old Orchard Gallery, Webster Groves, MO

2014:

“Migrate! A Benefit for the Cotton Belt Mural Project!”  -  November 14, 2014  -  William A Kerr Foundation, St. Louis, MO

*“City of Night STL Presents: A Night For Visual Artists”  -  November 8, 2014  -  William A Kerr Foundation, St. Louis, MO

2013:

“33 November” (featured artist)  -  November 14, 2013 – December 2, 2013  -  Old Orchard Gallery, Webster Groves, MO

“Busted Spring”  -  May 31, 2013 – June 14, 2013  -  Concrete Ocean Gallery, St. Louis, MO

*“Urban Architecture II”  -  March 8, 2013 – April 7, 2013  -  Soulard Art Market & Contemporary Gallery, St. Louis, MO

*“Spirit of the Muse”  -  March 1, 2013 – March 27, 2013  -  Mad Art Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2012:

*“Face Forward”  -  October 5, 2012 – October 27, 2012  -  Art Dimensions Mezzanine Gallery, St. Louis, MO

*“On the Record”  -  August 3, 2012 – September 1, 2012  -  Art Dimensions Gallery & Studios, St. Louis, MO 

“Photography Invitational IV”  -  May11, 2012 – June 1, 2012  -  Soulard Art Market & Contemporary Gallery, St. Louis, MO

*“Naughti Gras 5”  -  February 10, 2012 - February 11, 2012  -  Koken Art Factory, St. Louis, MO

*“Beyond The Lens VI”  -  January 13, 2012 - February 16, 2012  -  Framations Art Gallery, St. Charles, MO 

2011:

“Open Studios Preview”  -  July2011  -  Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis, MO 

“Creative Heatwave”  -  July  23, 2011 – August 27, 2011  -  Syndicate Building Galleries, St. Louis, MO 

“Start of Summer Group Show”  -  June 3, 2011 – June 25, 2011  -  Art Dimensions Gallery & Studios, St. Louis, MO 

“May Have Been”  -  May  21, 2011 – July 9, 2011  -  Syndicate Building Galleries, St. Louis, MO 

“Photography Invitational III”  -  May13, 2011 – June 3, 2011  -  Soulard Art Market & Contemporary Gallery, St. Louis, MO 

“Wall Ball 2011”  -  April 9, 2011  -  Charity benefit for SCOSAG 

“U.S. & Indonesian Artist Abroad Exhibition”  -  March 12, 2011  -  Art Dimensions Gallery & Studios, St. Louis, MO

“Impressions of Indonesia”  -  January  15, 2011 – February 4, 2011  -  Soulard Art Market & Contemporary Gallery, St. Louis, MO 

*“The Trova Show”  -  January  14, 2011 – March 5, 2011  -  Art Dimensions Gallery & Studios, St. Louis, MO 

2010:

“Off The Wall”  -  December 11, 2010   -  Art Dimensions Gallery & Studios, St. Louis, MO 

*“Saint Louis Artists Abroad”  -  December 3-4, 2010  -  Museum Nasional of Indonesia, Jakarta, Java, Indonesia

*“Saint Louis Artists Abroad”  -  November 26-28, 2010  -  Blanco Renaissance Museum, Ubud, Bali, Indonesia

“Open Studios Preview”  -  July, 2010  -  Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis, MO

“Wall Ball 2010”  -  April 3, 2010  -  Charity benefit for SCOSAG

“Inspired Art”  -  March 20, 2010  -  Charity benefit for AmericaSCORES

2009:

*“Remastered”  -  November 13, 2009 – January 10, 2010  -  Soulard Art Market & Contemporary Gallery, St. Louis, MO

*“Save The Girls”  -  October 16, 2009 – November 28,2009  -  Art Dimensions’ Flax Gallery, St. Louis, MO

“Open Studios Preview”  -  July, 2009  -  Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis, MO

*“Women Are Goddesses”  -  June 12, 2009 – July 10, 2009  -  Soulard Art Market & Contemporary Gallery, St. Louis, MO

*“Naughti Gras 2”  -  February 14, 2009  -  Koken Art Factory, St. Louis, MO

*“Winter Blues”  -  January 9, 2009 – February 7, 2009  -  Soulard Art Market & Contemporary Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2008:

*“Man Made”  -  November 23, 2008 – January 9, 2009  -  St .Louis Artists’ Guild, Clayton, MO

 *“The $50 Show”  -  November 13, 2008 – December 14, 2008  -  Soulard Art Market & Contemporary Gallery, St. Louis, MO

*“Jack the Ripper’s Halloween Art Show and Party”  -  October 18, 2008  -  Koken Art Factory, St. Louis, MO

 *“Happy Bloody Birthday”  -  October 9, 2008 – November 9, 2008  -  Soulard Art Market & Contemporary Gallery, St. Louis, MO

“Fall Guy”  -  September 12, 2008 – October 8, 2008  -  Art Co-op, St. Louis, MO

*“Lunatic Fringe”  -  September 11, 2008 – October 5, 2008  -  Soulard Art Market & Contemporary Gallery, St. Louis, MO

*“This One’s For You”  -  August 14, 2008 – September 7, 2008  -  Soulard Art Market & Contemporary Gallery, St. Louis, MO

“My SOL”  -  August 8, 2008 – September 10, 2008  -  Art Co-op, St. Louis, MO

*“The Beauty Within”  -  June 12, 2008 – July 6, 2008  -  Soulard Art Market & Contemporary Gallery, St. Louis, MO

*“I See Music”  -  April 10, 2008 – May 11, 2008  -  Soulard Art Market & Contemporary Gallery, St. Louis, MO

Competitions:

2014:

“Art Attack 6”  -  November 7, 2014   -  Charity benefit for KDHX

2013:

“Art Attack 5”  -  November 1, 2013  -  Charity benefit for KDHX

“Urban Chicken Coop Design Competition”  -  October 18, 2013  -  Homegrown for the Arts fundraiser for Critical Mass

2012:

“Art Attack 4”  -  November 2, 2012   -  Charity benefit for KDHX

2011:

“Art Attack 3”  -  November 18, 2011  -  Charity benefit for KDHX

2010:

“Augusta Plein Air Art Event”  -  November 18, 2011  -  Augusta, Missouri

2009:

“St. Charles Plein Air Competition 2009”  -  October 1, 2009 – October 11, 2009  -  Foundry Art Centre, St. Charles, MO

“Cars, Planes, Trains, & Motorcycles!”  -  June 5, 2009 – July 7, 2009  -  St. Peters Art Center, St. Peters, MO

“Around the World in 30 Days”  -  January 16, 2009 – February 17, 2009  -  St. Peters Art Center, St. Peters, MO

2008:

“Feast Your Eyes”  -  November 8, 2008 – December 8, 2008  -  St. Peters Art Center, St. Peters, MO

 “St. Charles Plein Air Competition”  -  October 1, 2008 – October 12, 2008  -  Foundry Art Centre, St. Charles, MO

“Wildlife and Animal Art”  -  February 29, 2008 – March 31, 2008  -  St. Peters Art Center, St. Peters, MO

 “Little Rays of Hope and Big Ideas”  -  January 25, 2008 – February 25, 2008  -  St. Peters Art Center, St. Peters, MO

2007:

“Impress With Impressionism”  -  December 21, 2007 – January 21, 2008  -  St. Peters Art Center, St. Peters, MO

“Winter Wonders”  -  November 18, 2007 – December 17, 2007  -  St. Peters Art Center, St. Peters, MO

 “Paint Your County Parks”  -  September 29, 2007 – October 27, 2007  -  St. Charles County Parks Department, St. Charles, MO

 “I’ve Got Rhythm”  -  September 8, 2007 – November 9, 2007  -  St. Peters Art Center, St. Peters, MO