California State University Chico, Chico, CA- M.F.A. Fine Art, 2017

San Diego State University, San Diego, CA - B.A. Applied Design, 2012
Cuyamaca College, El Cajon, CA- A.A. Fine Art, 2010

Academic Positions

2016 Instructor of Record, CSU Chico Chico, California

2015-16 Graduate Teaching Assistant, CSU Chico Chico, California

Individual Exhibitions

Make Sure They Hearin' Ya, University Art Gallery/MFA Gallery, Chico, CA - 2017

Revolver North Park, Queen BEE Gallery, San Diego, CA - 2011

Group Exhibitions

62nd Annual Juried Student Exhibition, CSU Chico, Chico, Ca - Juried by Lauren Mackler,
Los Angeles based curator and founder of Public Fiction
Under Siege, Laxon Gallery, Chico, CA
Dingsbums, MFA Gallery, Chico, CA
But Wait There Is More, B-So Gallery, Chico, CA

I Want, I Need, I… MFA and B-SO Galleries, Chico, CA
Infrawareness, B-So Gallery, Chico, CA
10-10-20, B-SO Gallery, Chico, CA- Juried by Thomasin Saxe, Curator of the 1078

Old Order Graffiti: Recent Work from Malinda Blank and Garrick Hargrove, Graduate Gallery, Chico, CA
5 Obstructions, MFA Gallery, Chico, CA
In Process, CSU Chico, Chico, CA
Liminal, 1078 Gallery, Chico, CA
California Conference for the Advancement of Ceramic Art, Davis, CA
60th Annual Juried Student Exhibition, CSU Chico, Chico, Ca - Juried by Cassandra Coblentz former Associate Curator for the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art
MFA Group Show, CSU Chico, Chico, CA

SDSU Accreditation Art Show, San Diego State University, San Diego,CA
Dreamscapes, Subtext Gallery, San Diego

Yo Gabba Gabba Art Show @ Nickelodeon Studios, Burbank, CA

Chisomo Idea: Theater of Dreams, African Bible College, Lilongwe, Malawi
Chisomo Idea: Theater of Dreams, University of London, London, England
DAK4/LINGO/GRIK, Observatory North Park, San Diego, CA

Cuyamaca College Student Art Show, El Cajon, CA


Bleached, CSU Chico, Chico, CA
Laced Up, Downtown Chico, CA

ReMixed (Word Around Town), Streets of Chico, CA
Diaspora, CSU Chico, Chico, CA

You Walk Away, I’ll Walk Away, Downtown San Diego, CA

Are You Informed?, Streets of Salt Lake City, UT


Hopper Distinguished MFA Award 
62nd Annual Juried Student Exhibition -Jurors Award

10-10-20 - Jurors Choice Award



2017 62nd Annual Juried Student Exhibition
2015 60th Annual Juried Student Exhibition

Reviews / Work Cited

2017 I Hear You
Cassidy, Jason. "Arts Devo - Arts DEVO - Arts&Culture - April 6, 2017." Chico News &
Review. N.p., 6 Apr. 2017. Web.
2015 Liminal
Christine Lee @leechris017 on Twitter. "Chico State Master of Fine
Arts students show transitional artwork at 1078 Gallery." Chico State Master of Fine Arts
students show transitional artwork at 1078 Gallery. Chico Enterprise-Record, 2015. Web.
60th Annual Student Art Show -2015
 "Arts DEVO - Arts DEVO - Arts&Culture - April 30, 2015." Chico News & Review. N.p.,
2015. Web. 04 Jan. 2017.


Museum Of Northern California Art, Chico, CA
California State University, Chico, Chico, CA
San Diego State University, San Diego, CA
American Civil Liberties Union, San Diego, CA

Work and other professional Experience

2017 Display fabricator for Vanished , Cuesta College, San Luis Obispo, CA
Sculpture , Tech, and Music with Trimpin, Sacramento, CA
2016- Owner craftsman, Hargrove Guitars, Paradise, CA
2015-16 Head Designer and craftsman, Otis Amplification, Chico/Fontana, CA
2015-17 Shop monitor (wood, metal, foundry, digital fabrication, glass), CSU Chico, Chico, CA
2015 Installation construction and assembly, Art+Tech, Baby Castles, UA Gallery, Chico, CA
Sheet Metal Fabricator, Off Shore Air, Big Island, HI
2013-14 Sheet Metal Fabricator, Ed Jones Heating and Air, Santee, CA
2013 Prop Master and Set Fabricator, CCT/CYT, San Diego, CA
2008- Designer and Maker, Think Grik/Grove Collective, CA



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