Born and raised in Philadelphia, PA

Currently living in Portland, ME

Working as an Artist, Designer, and Sign Painter   - www.betterletterhandpaintedsigns.com

 

Art Exhibits: 

                Side By Side @ Common Street Arts, Waterville, ME (2018)

                Notice & Consent @ Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC (2018)

                Artistic Directions @ Gallery 49, Portland ME (2018)

                MidToast @ Elizabeth Moss Galleries, Falmouth, ME (2017)

                The Art of Watching: Privacy and the Public Eye @ 3S Artspace, Portsmouth, NH (2017)

                Supergems @ Carole Calo Gallery; Stone Hill College, Easton, MA (2016) 

                  New England Village: Rethinking Regional Identity @ Sarah Orne Jewett Museum (2016)

                  Hole History @ Asymmetrick Arts, Rockland, ME (2016)

                Coalesce @ Lof F Gallery, Boston, MA (2016)

                Paved in Good Intentions @ Frame 301; Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA (2015)

                Ode to Letters @ Engine Gallery, Biddeford, ME (2015)

                Shapeshifters & Sharpshooters @ 886 Geary Gallery, San Francisco, CA (2015)

                10x10 show @ June Fitzpatrick Gallery, Portland, ME (2015)

                Lot F Miami @ Lot F Gallery Wynwood, Miami, FL (2014) 

                Ready to Die @ One Grand Gallery, Portland, OR/ 2312 Gallery, Seattle, WA (2014)

                Space // Squared @ White Walls Gallery, San Francisco, CA (2014)

                It's Virtue is Immense @ Lot F Gallery, Boston, MA (2014)

                Erstwhile @ Lot F Gallery, Boston, MA (2014)

                Steady Work @ Space Gallery, Portland, ME (2013)                

                Free For All @ Space Gallery, Portland, ME (2012)

                New Works from Portland’s Underground @ Base Camp Gallery(2011)

                Salt Water Camp: Quimby Colony Collective @ Coleman Burke Gallery, Portland, ME 

                Salt Water Farm: Quimby Colony Collective @ Coleman Burke Gallery, Brunswick, ME

                Juried Undergraduate Exhibition @ XL Projects, Syracuse, NY, Juried by Linda Erf, 

                    Art Program Director, JP Morgan Chase (2010)

                Syracuse University BFA Exhibition 2010 @ XL Projects, Syracuse, NY

                Solo Exhibition @ Shaffer Drawing Room, Syracuse, NY (2010)

Education:

           Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY,  May 2010

                        Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in the School of Art and Design, College of Visual and Performing Arts  

                        Graduated with Honors in painting 

Residencies and Awards:

                    Artist in Residence for IAPP, 2018

                    Hewnoaks: Residency in Lovell, Maine 2016

                    Recipient of Maine Arts Commission; Individual Project Grant, 2015

                    Co-Creator/ Co-Curator of Portland Mural Initiative, 2015

                    Recipient of Kindling Fund Grant via Space Gallery / Andy Warhol Foundation, 2015

                    Hewnoaks: Residency in Lovell, Maine 2014

                    Quimby Colony colonist on the Salt Water Farm Residency summer of 2010

                    Rhode Island School of Design Award given for excellence in the Creative Arts - 2006

Work Experience:  

                     -Owner/ Operator of Better Letter Hand Painted Signs, 2012-current

                     -Art Director of Oxbow Brewing Company, 2014-current

                     -Creator/ Manager of Base Camp Studios 2011-2016

                     -Gallery Assistant @ Aucocisco Gallery , Portland, Maine, 2013

                    -Art Production for music festivals (Bonnaroo, Coachella, Life is Good, Moogfest, Nateva, Outside Lands, and Phish), 2010-2013