Resume



EDUCATION

2010 MFA Studio (Photography) School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

1989 JD University of Houston Law Center.

1986 BA (English, political science, sociology) Rice University.

SOLO SHOWS

2010 Hotels, The Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY (scheduled).

2008 Salted Away, Mary Matteson-Parrish Art Gallery, scheduled in conjunction with FOTOFEST2008, in collaboration with Kristy Peet.

2007 Hotels, Hungry’s Gallery, Houston, Texas. Curated by Soody Sharifi.

PERMANENT INSTALLATIONS

2008 After Smithson (Limestone Jetty), Lone Star College–Montgomery, in collaboration with Kristy Peet.

SELECTED GROUP SHOWS

2010

MFA Thesis Show, SAIC

How I Will Die, Annex Gallery, Stafford, Texas, scheduled in conjunction with FOTOFEST2010.

2009 New Works (“Hotel Juarez”), Sullivan Galleries. Juried multi-media installation selected by the Events and Exhibitions Committee of SAIC.

2008

Left Alone, ArtStorm Galleries, Houston, Texas.

Sustenance, Annex Gallery, Stafford, Texas.

Give up the Ghost, Austin Figurative Gallery, Austin, Texas. Curated by Lanie McCormack.

Self-Portrait, Austin Figurative Gallery, Austin, Texas. Curated by Lanie McCormack.

Schlumberger Art Loan, MKG Art Management, LLC (one year display in lobby of Schlumberger’s headquarters).

2007

Houston Center for Photography’s 25th Annual Juried Membership Exhibition (two pieces). Juried by Anne Wilkes Tucker, Museum of Fine Arts Houston.

Art on Loan, Houston City Hall Annex, Houston, Texas. Juried by Karen Rezai and Gus Kopriva, Redbud Gallery (one year art loan to the City of Houston).

Relationships, Hungry’s Gallery, Houston, Texas. Curated by Soody Sharifi and Gemma DeSantos, Director, DeSantos Gallery, Houston, Texas.

Houston Symphony Ball Silent Auction, Houston, Texas.

Houston Center for Photography Annual Auction, Houston, Texas.

CURATORIAL EXPERIENCE

2008 Sustenance, Houston Community College Gallery. Co-curated with Kristy Peet.

PUBLICATIONS

2010  TimeOut New York, May 14, 2010.

Fifth Wednesday Magazine, Winter 2010.  Three images published.

2008  PhotoNews Magazine (www.PhotoNews.de),Hamburg, Germany. Four images published in May 2008.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE AND ACTIVITIES

2010 BOX 13 Artspace, Houston, Texas.  Resident Artist, treasurer.

2009 James Weinstein Memorial Fellowship, SAIC.

2007 Selected to participate in Review Santa Fe, juried portfolio review program, CENTER, formerly the Santa Fe Center for Photography, Santa Fe, New Mexico, for the series Hotels.