Education

Arizona State University, BFA Photography - summa cum laude, 2016

Scottsdale Community College, AAS Film Production 2006

 

Professional Experience

2016-Present  Photographic Assistant

2014-16          Photographic Lab Aide, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

2015              Photographic Lab Customer Service, TCR Imaging, Tempe, AZ

2010-12         Photographer, Burwell Tribune, Burwell, NE

 

Solo Exhibitions

2018 

Where We Once Were, Estrella Mountain Community College, Women's History Month Artist, Avondale, AZ - March, 2018

Apophenia, Eye Lounge, Phoenix, AZ -  June 2018

2017

Where We Once Were, Eye Lounge, Phoenix, AZ

 

Group Exhibitions

2017

Eye Fall to Pieces - Eye Lounge Artists at First Studio, First Studio

Open Ended, The Hive, Phoenix, AZ

Strange Changes, Eye Lounge, Phoenix

At the Intersection of Memory and Conjecture, Northlight Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

Peep Show: Looking Beyond the Curtain, The Studio at FOUND:RE, Phoenix AZ

Nasty, Noisy, Knitting, Naked Women, Fine Art Complex, Tempe, AZ

 

 2016   

Amid the Grid, Eye Lounge, Phoenix, AZ

Off the Wall, Art Intersection, Gilbert AZ

Self: The Realization of Autonomy, The Liquor Gallery, Tempe, AZ

Convocation, Rhetorical Galleries, Phoenix, AZ

Emerge, Art Intersection, Gilbert, AZ

Not Good With Words, Gallery 100, Tempe, AZ

Girls Imprint, Drive-Thru Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

Everything is Connected, Juried by Carol Panaro-Smith, Northlight Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

Sustenance, Harry Wood Gallery, Tempe, AZ

Perspicacity. First Studio, Phoenix, AZ

 

2015   

Undergrad Juried Show, Harry Wood Gallery, Tempe, AZ

SunBelt Scenes. First Studio, Phoenix, AZ

You Can Buy All This And More, Northlight Upstairs, Tempe, AZ

Presence and Place, Juried by Christopher Colville, Northlight Gallery, Tempe, AZ

 

Permanent Collections

Arizona State University - Hayden Library, Tempe, AZ

FOUND:RE Hotel, Phoenix, AZ

Arizona State University Northlight Gallery

Long Beach Public Library Zine Collection, Femme Fotale Vol. I

 

Invited Talks

2016    Everything is Connected, Opening Reception, Northlight Gallery, Phoenix AZ

2015    SunBelt Scenes. Opening Reception, First Studio, Phoenix AZ

 

Press + Publications

2018

Femme Fotale Vol. V Resistance, Resilience, and Hope, February 9, 2018 Editor

Places Journal, The Disposition of Drones, By Hillary Mushkin, February 26, 2018, https://placesjournal.org/article/the-disposition-of-drones/

 

2017

The State Press, ASU celebrates Phoenix Zine Festival, By Rebecca Spiess, October 25, 2017

http://www.statepress.com/article/2017/10/spartcult-asu-celebrates-zine-fest

Java Magazine, Kit Abate at Eye Lounge, By Amy Young, No. 260 September 2017 http://javamagaz.com/?p=3816

The State Press, Femme Fotale brings femme-identifying photographers into focus, By Stefany Marquez, September 27, 2017 http://www.statepress.com/article/2017/09/spartcult-asu-femme-fotale-photographers

The Arts Beacon, Where We Once Were at Eye Lounge, August 29, 2017, http://www.theartsbeacon.com/where-we-once-were-at-eye-lounge

Phoenix New Times, Exploring the Nooks and Crannies of August's Third Friday, By Michelle Sasonov, August 19, 2017 http://www.phoenixnewtimes.com/slideshow/exploring-the-nooks-and-crannies-of-augusts-third-friday-9609688/39

Femme Fotale Vol. IV Leafless, February 25, 2017 Editor and Contributing Photographer

 

 2016   

Femme Fotale Vol. III Alternative and Historic Process, September 24, 2016 Editor and Contributing Photographer

The Arizona Republic, Arizona women team up to change the focus of photography, By Taylor Tanstrum, September 19, 2016 http://www.azcentral.com/story/news/local/tempe/2016/09/15/arizona-women-team-up-change-focus-photography/90096738/

Femme Fotale Vol. II Relationships, June 10, 2016 Editor and Contributing Photographer

The Phoenix Transect Project, Contributing artist, http://www.phoenixtransect.org/sitefiles/pages/project.php?project=076

The State Press, Femme Fotale show "Girl's Imprint" examines fragility, intimacy through women's lens, By Celina Jimenez, March 23, 2016 http://www.statepress.com/article/2016/03/femme-fotale-show-girls-imprint-examines-fragility-intimacy-through-womens-lens

The State Press, 'Not Good With Words' seeks to show different ways of self-expression, By Noelle Lilley, March 28, 2016 http://www.statepress.com/article/2016/03/not-good-with-words-asu-art-exhibit

The Downtown Devil, ‘Girl’s Imprint’ gallery show celebrates women photographers, By Ashley Helpern, March 31, 2016 http://downtowndevil.com/2016/03/31/78798/phoenix-girls-imprint-femme-fotale-drive-thru-gallery/

Femme Fotale Vol. I Insperation, February 12, 2016 Editor and Contributing Photographer

Lux Undergraduate Creative Review, Volume 12

 

 2015    The Curve Report, American Woman Vol. 4.2, http://thecurvereport.com/article/the-indie-woman/

 2012    Nebraska Press Association’s Better Newspaper Contest, 3rd Place, Category: Reader Contest, Title: Where’s Frankie?

2010-12 Burwell Tribune, Contributing Photographer

 

Awards & Honors

Herberger Institute of Design and the Arts Dean's List

Golden Key Honor Society

Herberger Institute of Design and the Arts School of Art Special Talent Award Scholarship recipient

 

Organizations + Memberships

2016-Present Eye Lounge -  a contemporary art space

2015-2016 Society for Photographic Education

2015-2016  ASU Student Photographers Association, Member & Officer