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EDUCATION

MFA Art: Photography and Moving Images, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN (2019)
BA Studio Art, Bethel University, St. Paul, MN (2001)

TEACHING

Lecturer, Photography: Darkroom & Digital, University of Minnesota (2018-present)
Teaching Assistant, Photography: Darkroom & Digital, University of Minnesota (2016-2018)
Intro to Photography, Solomon’s Porch, Minneapolis, MN (2018)

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

NONPLACEMENT, Ahrnsbak Gallery, UW Marathon County, Wausau, WI (2018)
SEPARATION, Porch Family Room Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (2017)
THE TRANSPARENT SELF: ART & MOTHERHOOD, Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson, WI (2014)
SELF-TITLED, Porch Family Room Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (2014)

 GROUP EXHIBITIONS

GROßKREISENTFERNUNG, Torstraße, Berlin, Germany (2019)
HOUSE | YARD, Katherine E. Nash Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (2019)
SOMETHING I’M THINKING, Quarter Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (2018)
FOR FREEDOMS, Regis West Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (2018)
HOME INSIDE OUT, Waiting Room at Gallery 71, Edina, MN (2018)
STORIES WE’VE BEEN TOLD, Gründ, Berlin, Germany (2018)
DERIVÉ, Téte, Berlin, Germany (2018)
ATTENTION IS THE BEGINNING OF DEVOTION, Porch Family Room Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (2018)
THE HOUSE THAT RACE BUILT, Art Shanties Project, Minneapolis, MN (2018)
WHERE ARE YOU NOW, Art Lofts Gallery, Madison, WI (2017)
FRESH WORKS, Regis West Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (2017)
AMERICAN MIRROR, Regis West Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (2017)
WHY FEMME, Why World, Minneapolis, MN (2017)
YOU+ME, Porch Family Room Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (2016)
FUN, Regis West Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (2016)
BUILDING A BELIEF, Porch Family Room Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (2016)
COME INTO BEING, Porch Family Room Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (2015)
BREATH, LIFE, HEART, Porch Family Room Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (2015)
18thINTERNATIONAL OPEN, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL (2015)
NORTHSIDE NOIR, Homewood Studios, Minneapolis, MN (2014)

CURATION

FOR FREEDOMS, Co-curated with Monica Moses Haller & Teréz Iacovino in collaboration with Hank Willis Thomas & Eric Gottesman’s For Freedoms 50 States Initiative, Regis West Gallery, Minneapolis MN (2018)
PORTRAITS, Amy Anderson, Porch Family Room Gallery, Minneapolis MN (2018)
ATTENTION IS THE BEGINNING OF DEVOTION, Porch Family Room Gallery, Minneapolis MN (2018)
UNSELFIES & OTHER WORK, Carolyn McCardell, Porch Family Room Gallery, Minneapolis MN (2018)
DARKNESS, Porch Family Room Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (2017)
MAKE, Porch Family Room Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (2017)
YOU+ME, Porch Family Room Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (2016)
G+C, Danii Kutscheid, Porch Family Room Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (2016)
BUILDING A BELIEF, Porch Family Room Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (2016)
COME INTO BEING, Porch Family Room Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (2015)
FROM MY SIDE OF THE WORLD, Michelle Westmark Wingard and Magdel van Rooyen, Porch Family Room Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (2015)
BREATH, LIFE, HEART, Porch Family Room Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (2015)
NOURISHING WONDER, Mimi Schirber, Porch Family Room Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (2014)
VULNERABILITY: SELF PORTRAITS,Porch Family Room Gallery, Minneapolis, MN(2014)
THE TRANSPARENT SELF, Homewood Studios, Minneapolis, MN(2013)

AWARDS          

UMN COGS Career Development Grant (2018)
UMN COGS Conference Travel Grant (2017)
Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant (2011)

RESIDENCIES

Picture Berlin (2018)
University of Minnesota Berlin Artist Residency (2017)

COMMUNITY

Solomon’s Porch, Community Art Coordinator and Gallery Curator (2014-2018)
Minneapolis Public Arts Advisory Panel, Neighborhood Representative (2013-2016)
Lincoln Playground Reimaging, Leadership Team Arts Representative (2014-2016)
Minneapolis Arts Commission, Commissioner and Chair (2010-2013)