Artist and educator based in Chicago, IL. b. Sheffield, UK. Continuing Studies Instructor at School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
E D U C A T I O N
2016 School of the Art Institute of Chicago, MFA Printmedia
2012 Glasgow School of Art, BA (Hons) Painting and Printmaking
2009 Manchester Metropolitan University, Foundation Diploma in Art and Design
C U R R E N T E X H I B I T I O N S
Please Form a Straight Line, Blue Star Contemporary, San Antonio, TX. Nov. 6, 2020 - May 9, 2021. Curated by Jacqueline McGilvray.
S O L O E X H I B I T I O N S
Marking Place, DEMO Project, Springfield, IL, 2017.
G R O U P E X H I B I T I O N S
Expanded Fields, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL, 2020. Curated by Claudine Ise.
Timeshare, MONACO, St Louis, MO, 2019. Curated by Jeff Robinson.
Chicago Grid, 68 Projects, Berlin, Germany, 2019. Curated by Jan Tichy.
Outpost, print portfolio. Mid America Print Coucil Conference, Laramie, WY, 2018.
Terra Firma, Hyde Park Art Center at EXPO Chicago, Chicago, IL. Collaborative installation with Eric J. Garcia, curated by Ariel Gentalen. 2018.
Living Architecture, 6018|North, Chicago, IL, 2018.
The Art of Being Dangerous, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL, 2018.
You will be the archivist of your desires, Chicago Art Department, Chicago, IL, 2018.
Demo DEMO, Demo Project, Springfield, IL, 2018.
Façades, Heaven Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2017. Two person show with Ella Wearing.
Luminarts Visual Arts Exhibition, Union League Club of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2017.
Standards Variance, Public Access, Chicago, IL, 2017.
Take Me 2 Your Dealer, 66 Clincart Road, Glasgow, UK, 2017. Part of Glasgow Open House Festival.
this land is your land, Chicago Artists Coalition, 2017. HATCH projects exhibition, curated by Ariel Gentalen.
Semblance of Order, Uri-Eichen Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2017. Three person show with Michael Rado and Louis Kishfy.
Common Objects, Union Street Gallery, Chicago Heights, IL, 2017.
More Strange Than True, curated by Fieldwork Collaborative Projects. Pulaski Park Fieldhouse, Chicago, IL, 2016.
Y, curated by Edra Soto for School of the Art Institute of Chicago. EXPO Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2016.
Emerging Illinois Artists, McLean County Arts Center, Bloomington, IL, 2016.
SAIC MFA Thesis Show, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL, 2016.
Topographies of Defense, LeRoy Neiman Center Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2016. Three person show with Michael Rado and Louis Kishfy.
At the Headwaters, Marshall J. Gardner Center for the Arts, Gary, IN, 2015.
2|1|4|1 Members Show, The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow, UK, 2014.
Draw In, St Margaret’s House, Edinburgh, UK, 2014.
Vision and Values, Transmission, Glasgow, UK, 2014.
Slippage, Bemerton Studios, London, UK, 2014.
Christmas Members Show, Glasgow Print Studio, Glasgow, UK, 2013.
Black Cube Collective Annual Show, Old Ambulance Depot, Edinburgh, UK, 2013.
2|1|4|1 Members Show, SWG3 Gallery, Glasgow, UK, 2013.
Hot Air: Drawing and the Spoken Word, Studio 41 Gallery, Glasgow, UK, 2013.
Juried Exhibition, The Harley Gallery, Worksop, UK, 2013.
New Firm, Candid Arts Trust, London, UK, 2012.
New Generation, Compass Gallery, Glasgow, UK, 2012.
GSA Degree Show, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, UK, 2012.
On the Stage of the Present, The Arches, Glasgow, UK, 2012.
Versatile Beings, Arts Complex, Edinburgh, UK, 2011.
Polarized, GSA Barnes Gallery, Glasgow, UK, 2010.
A Year Later I Was Still Working in Monochrome, The Vic Gallery, Glasgow, UK, 2010.
24 Dunearn Street, 24 Dunearn Street, Glasgow, UK, 2010.
R E S I D E N C I E S
Fall Residency, Ox-Bow School of Art & Artists' Residency, Saugatuck, MI, September 2017.
The "Toolbox" Project, Studio Pavilion at House for an Art Lover, Glasgow, UK, July 2017. With Fraser Taylor and The Seldoms.
HATCH Projects Artist Resident, Chicago Artists Coalition, 2016-2017.
A W A R D S & S C H O L A R S H I P S
Individual Project Grant, Luminarts Cultural Foundation, 2019.
Center Program Scholarship, Luminarts Cultural Foundation, 2018.
Individual Project Grant, Luminarts Cultural Foundation, 2017.
Luminarts Visual Art Fellowship, Luminarts Cultural Foundation, 2017.
Field Trip / Field Notes / Field Guide Fellowship, UChicago Arts, Science and Culture Initiative, 2016-2017.
EAGER Grant, The Earl and Brenda Shapiro Center for Research and Collaboration, 2015 - 2016.
New Artist Society Award, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 2014-2016.
Fulbright Postgraduate Student Award (shortlisted), 2014.
C O L L E C T I O N S
Joan Flasch Artists' Book Collection, Chicago, IL.
British Airways, UK.
P R E S S / M E D I A
Blue Star Contemporary Opens Four New Fall/Spring Exhibitions, Kathleen Perry, San Antonio Magazine, November 5, 2020.
"Time Share" and "Warm Welcome" at MONACO St Louis, Rusty Freeman, The New Art Examiner, 2019.
Appetite For Destruction, Scott Faingold, Illinois Times, January 18, 2018.
Top V Weekend Picks (10.19–10.25), Bad at Sports, October 19, 2017.
World Renowned Dance Troupe Descends on Glasgow for a Unique Project, Hannah Rodger, Evening Times, July 25, 2017.
South Side Galleries, South Side Weekly Arts Issue 2017, March 2017.
Crossing Grounds: Between Private and Public Space, Melanie Teresa Bohrer, Sixty Inches From Center, February 2017.
Art Openings Last Week Highlight Variety of Talent, Scott Faingold, Illinois Times, February 2017.
More Strange Than True: Pulaski Park exhibit puts the urban park in and out of context, Philip Berger, New City, October 2016.
SAIC Printmedia MFA Catalogue, 2016.
Getting off at SAIC’s MFA Show, Brad Fiore, VAM Studio / Palliate, May 2016.
EAGER Grant Winners: Topographies of Defense, Amie Soudien, SAIC Grad Journal, December 2015.
Collective: 2|1|4|1, Central Station, December 2014.
Out and About: Artist Collective 2|1|4|1’s Annual Members’ Show, Last Year’s Girl, December 2014.
Inside the Open Studio, Pablo Lopez, Fnewsmagazine, November 2014.
A Guide to Scotland's Grassroots Visual Art Groups in 2014, Rachel Cloughton, The List, September 2014.
Guide to Printmaking, Rosie Roberts, Make Works, July 2014.
2|1|4|1: Safety in Numbers, Emma Ewan, The Skinny, August 2013.
Breaking Down the Barriers, Glasgow Herald, August 2013.
Glasgow School of Art Degree Show: A Selection of Artists on Display, Yellerzine, June 2012.
The Shining Lights of 2012, Teddy Jaimeson, Herald Scotland, June 2012.
GSA Degree Show 2012: The universe squeezed into one ball, Jac Mantle, The Skinny, June 2012.
State of the Art: Versatile Beings, Mark Harding, The Shimmy Skinny, August 2011.
T A L K S & E V E N T S
Multiple Strategies: Art and the Politically Subtle (panelist), Mid America Print Council Conference, Laramie, WY, 2018.
Façades: Artist Talk (with Ella Wearing), Heaven Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2017.
this land is your land, Chicago Artists' Coalition, Chicago, IL, 2017.
Semblance of Order (artist talk, with Michael Rado), Uri-Eichen Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2017.
More Strange Than True (children's workshop), Pulaski Park Field House, Chicago, IL, 2016.
Topographies of Defense (panel discussion), LeRoy Neiman Center, Chicago, IL, 2016.
Topographies of Defense (informal discussion), Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL, 2015.
Printmedia Noontime Lecture, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2015.
Artist Talk, Cyprus College of Art, Lemba, Cyprus, 2014.
Draw In (Artists in Conversation), St. Margaret’s House, Edinburgh, UK, 2014.
Artists' Survival Guide, panel discussion representing 2|1|4|1, Hidden Door Festival, Edinburgh, UK, 2014.
Life After Art School, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh, UK, 2014.
2|1|4|1 In Conversation with Craig Mulholland, The Poetry Club, Glasgow, 2013.
Rhizomatic Writing workshop, GENERATORprojects, Dundee, 2013.
Self-publishing workshop, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, UK, 2013.
Artist Talk, King Edward VII School, Sheffield, UK, 2012.