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EDUCATION

2018   M.F.A Candidate, University of Nevada Reno, NV USA

2016   B.F.A. Sculpture/Art History Minor, University of Nevada Las Vegas, NV USA

 

SCHOLARSHIPS, GRANTS, AWARDS

2018   Graduate Teaching Assistantship - Sculpture, University of Nevada Reno, NV USA

2018   Holmes Art Scholarship, University of Nevada Reno, NV USA
2018   Graduate Access Grant, University of Nevada Reno, NV USA

2017   Graduate Teaching Assistantship - Sculpture, University of Nevada Reno, NV USA

2017   Lucy Nieder MFA Scholarship, University of Nevada Reno, NV USA

2017   Holmes Art Scholarship, University of Nevada Reno, NV USA
2017   Graduate Student General Scholarship, University of Nevada Reno, NV USA

2017   Graduate Access Grant, University of Nevada Reno, NV USA

2016   International Sculpture Centers Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award

2016   Kenneth M. Devos Scholarship for Fine Arts, University of Nevada Las Vegas, NV USA

EXHIBITION - SOLO

2017   imperCEIVABLE PERmanence, Student Galleries South, University of Nevada Reno, NV USA

2016   TedX Talks Exhibition, UNLV Black Box Theatre. University of Nevada Las Vegas, NV USA

EXHIBITION - GROUP (SELECTED)

2018   The Wind Calls, Carson City NV USA

2018   Master Class, JayJay Gallery, Sacramento CA USA

2018   Authentic Aliens, The Holland Project, Reno NV USA
2017   Paradoxical Existence, Student Galleries South, University of Nevada Reno, NV USA
2016   Avidity, Student Galleries South, University of Nevada Reno, Reno NV USA

2016   Grounds for Sculpture 22nd Annual Outstanding Student Achievement Awards in

           Contemporary Sculpture Exhibition, Hamilton NJ USA
2016   BFA Thesis Exhibition, UNLV Donna Beam Gallery, University of Nevada Las Vegas,NV USA
2015   At Point Five, UNLV Grant Hall Gallery, University of Nevada Las Vegas, NV USA
2015   BFA Student Exhibition, UNLV Grant Hall Gallery, University of Nevada Las Vegas, NV USA
2015   UNLV Student Juried Exhibition, Donna Beam Gallery, University of Nevada Las Vegas, NV USA
2013   Void. Power. Solitude., Grant Hall Gallery, University of Nevada Las Vegas, NV USA

COMMISSIONS

2008   Squadron Patch, 99th Medical Operations Squadron, 99th Medical Group, 99th Air Base Wing, Nellis                AFB, NV USA, USAF Historical Archives

2008   Squadron Patch, 99th Surgical Operations Squadron, 99th Medical Group, 99th Air Base Wing, Nellis                AFB, NV USA, USAF Historical Archives

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2017   Scott Jaschik, Art with U.S. Flag Prompts Debate at Nevada-Reno, Inside Higher Ed, November 3.

2017   Kenzie Bales, “Where is America?” Art Piece Sparks Controversy on UNR Campus,” KRNV News 4, Reno             NV.

2017   Ian Miles Cheong, University Art Display Impales Flag, Said to be a “Discussion Starter,” The Dailey Caller,            November 7.

2017   Christine Remington, Controversial Flag Art at UNR, KTVN Channel 2 News, November 2, Reno NV

2017   Chris Buckley, University Art Flag Exhibit Sparks Dialogue, KOLO Television, News 8, November 2, Reno              NV.

2017   Karolina Rivas, Artwork at UNR Sparks Social Media Outrage, The Nevada Sagebrush, November 3.

2016   Justin-Aaron Velasco, Equilibrium Vol. III, Las Vegas NV, December 2016, 10-13.
2016   Blake Nelson, MFA Exhibit Offers Pertinent Critique of Society and Culture, The Nevada

           Sagebrush, November 12.