Resume

Education

2002 Masters of Fine Arts, Fiber — Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

1998 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Fiber and Ceramics — University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Exhibitions

2011 Unfolding Space (solo), Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH

2011 Extended Drawing, Tegnerforbundet, Oslo, Norway

2011 SculptureX, Sculpture Center, Cleveland OH + Erie Museum Of Art, Erie, PA

2011 Associations, Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, Grand Rapids, MI

2010 Eye Spy, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem MA

2010 Fabrications, Elaine L. Jacob Gallery, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

2010 West Prize Exhibition,* West Collection, Oaks PA

2009 Workspace Exhibition, Dieu Donne, New York City, NY

2009 Enough (solo), The Sculpture Center, Cleveland, OH

2009 Tactical Support: Curator's Choice, Trevor Smith, Curator, Tracy Williams Ltd., New York, N

2009 Anniversary Exhibition, Mixed Greens Gallery, New York, NY

2009 Something Like This (solo), Sasaki, Waterton, MA

2009 Apparently Invisible, The Drawing Center, New York, NY

2009 You Can’t Get There From Here, Cuyahoga Community College, Parma, OH

2008 One by One (solo), Smack Mellon Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2008 Paper City, Mixed Greens Gallery, New York, NY

2008 New Angle, Bliss Gallery, Youngstown, OH

2007 Retreat (solo), Raw & Co. Gallery, Cleveland, OH

2007 Hot House: Expanding the Field of Fiber at Cranbrook, 1970-2007,* Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI, + Reading Public Museum, Reading, PA

2007 TRACE, Kirkland Arts Center Gallery Kirkland, WA

2006 Wendy L. Moore Emerging Artist Exhibition, Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH

2006 Repeat After Me (solo), Bradley University, Peoria, IL

2005 Gallery Warszawa, Cleveland, OH

2004-2008 Faculty Exhibition, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH

2004 SpaceLab, SPACES Gallery, Cleveland, OH

2004 Portals Exhibition, Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, Grand Rapids, MI

2004 NEO, Kent Sate University, Kent, OH

2003 Shared Space, Ferndale, MI

2003 Regional Drawing Exhibition, Dominic Molon, Curator Elaine L. Jacob Gallery, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

2002 Winter Faculty Exhibition, Interlochen Center for the Arts, Interlochen, MI

2002 Maker’s Mark, Tangent Gallery, Detroit, MI

2002 Ready for Circulation, Cultural Center of Poleeni, Pieksamaki, Finland Summer Show Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2002 Degree Show, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2001 Timber Wolf and 63 Other Colors, Forum Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2001 Hanging Garden, Forum Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI

1999 Community Gallery, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

1998-2006 Summer Faculty Exhibition, Interlochen Center for the Arts, Interlochen, MI

1998 Solo Exhibition, Zoom Gallery, Ann Arbor, MI

1997 Solo Exhibition, Rackham Galleries, Ann Arbor, MI

( * indicates catalog)

Public Art Projects

2008 Paved Areas, Avenue District, Cleveland, OH
         Sponsored by Cleveland Public Art and the City of Cleveland, OH
         Installation 2009

Slide Registries

2006 The Drawing Center, New York City, NY Artists Space, Irving Sandler Artists File Online

Residencies

2009 Sculpture Space, Utica, NY Dieu Donne Papermill, Workspace Residency, New York City, NY

1998 Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

Reviews

2009 New York Times, "Art and the Recession" interactive feature, June 21

2009 "Drawing Papers 84, Apparently Invisible", Drawing Center

2008 Village Voice, "Paper City", R.C. Baker, August 7th

2008 Hot House: Expanding the Field of Fiber at Cranbrook, 1970-2007 ** Cranbrook Art Museum

2008 Cleveland Scene, "Retreat", Zachary Lewis, July 11

2008 Cleveland Free Times, "Last Things First", Douglas Utter, March 21

2007 Cleveland Plain Dealer, “Tremont’s ArtWalk paves way to see substantive artists’ works”, Dan Tranberg, July 13

2007 Cleveland Scene, “Retreat”, Zachary Lewis, July 11

2007 Cleveland Free Times, “Last Things First”, Douglas Utter, March 21

2006 Cleveland Plain Dealer, “Flipping over artist who flips our views”, Dan Tranberg, July 19, 2006.

2006 Akron Beacon Journal, “Artist takes Ordinary to Extraordinary”. Dorothy Shinn, June 18, 2006.

2006 Cleveland Free Times, Douglas Utter, June 14, 2006.

2006 Cleveland Plain Dealer, Friday Arts Section, Dan Tranberg, June 9, 2006.

2006 Northern Ohio Live, Museum Insert, Eleanor LeBeau, Spring 2006.

2002 Detroit Free Press, “Four Artist Friends & One Kitchen,” Keri Guten Cohen, Aug. 18, 2002, 6G.

2002 Detroit Metro Times, “Remember the Ghostbusters Fridge,” Natalie Haddad, Aug. 2002.

2002 Oakland Press, “Four Women Transform ‘Everyday Object’,” Marsha Stopa, Aug. 8 2002, D4.

Visiting Artist and Lectures

2010 Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

2008 Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah GA

2008 School of Art and Design, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

2008 School of Art, Kent State University, Kent, OH

2008 Youngstown State University, Youngstown, OH

2006 Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2006 Bradley University, Peoria, IL

2005 University of Wisconsin, Menomonie, WI

2002-2007 Interlochen Center for the Arts, Interlochen, MI

2001 Cleveland Institute of Art, Fiber Department, Cleveland, OH

Awards and Honors

2010 Ohio Arts Council Individual Excellence Award

2009 Tiffany Grant Nominee New York City, NY

2009 Sculpture Space Residency Utica, NY

2009 Dieu Donne Papermill, Workspace Residency New York City, NY

2009 Swarm Gallery, Nest Residency Oakland, CA

2007 Tiffany Grant Nominee New York City, NY

Current Employment

2009-present Assistant Professor Drawing Department Head, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH

2006-2009 Assistant Professor Foundations, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH

2003-2006 Full-Time Adjunct Foundations Faculty, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH