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EDUCATION

BA, Photography/Art&Design. With High Honors.
Columbia College
Chicago IL

MBA, Marketing and International Business.
Northwestern University, Kellogg Graduate School of Management
Chicago IL

BA, English, Education, Athletics. Summa cum laude.
Lewis University
Romeoville IL

NAPP, ongoing Photoshop seminars and workshops.


EXHIBITIONS

2011

Together, Harris Gallery at Old Town School, Chicago IL.

2008

Solo Exhibition: Believers, North Park University, Chicago IL

2007

Peace Tower Exhibition contributor, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago IL. Tower designed by Mark di Suvero.

Northern National Art Competition, Northern Arts Council, Rhinelander, WI. Juried by gallery director Allan Peterson, former director of Anna Lamar Switzer Center for Visual Arts.

2006

On the Road, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Ft. Collins CO. Juried by Karen VanMeenen, Editor, Afterimage Magazine.

Vital Voices: Women's Visions, Brandeis University, Waltham MA. Juried by Raphaela Platow, Curator, Rose Art Museum; and Wendy Tarlow Kaplan, Curator, Women's Studies Research Center, Brandeis University.

International Open, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago IL. Juried by Margaret Hawkins, Chicago-based writer, teacher and art critic.

Ninth Annual Juried Art Exhibition, Baker Arts Center, Liberal KS.

Click Art, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago IL. Juried by Whitney Bradshaw, assistant curator, LaSalle Bank Photography Collection.

Cultural Crossings, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago IL.

2005

Art at the Center, Overland Park KS. Juried by nationally acclaimed artist Mark English.

Night, Damen Gallery, Chicago IL. Juried by Midwest instructor/artist Jane Fulton Alt.

Man & Nature, Northwestern Cultural Council, Kimball Hill Gallery, Rolling Meadows IL.

2003

Around the Coyote, Dream Box Foto & Gallery, Chicago IL

Weisman Exhibition, Columbia College, Chicago IL.


AWARDS and RECOGNITIONS

2007

Illinois Arts Council Grant

2006

CAAP Grant recipient, Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs.

Third Place, Photography, 9th National Juried Art Exhibition, Baker Arts Center, Liberal, KS.

2005

Best of Photography, Hinsdale IL juried Fine Art Fair.

First Place, Oak Brook IL juried Fine Art Fair.

Best of Photography, Libertyville IL juried Fine Art Fair.

Second Place, Oswego IL juried Fine Art Fair.

Honorable Mention, IPA Photographer of the Year.

Special Assistance Grant recipient, Illinois Arts Council.

2004

Adobe Partners by Design Web site, featured artist.

 
 
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