M.A.   in Visual and Critical Studies, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL, USA

M.F.A. in Studio Arts, University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Art & Design, Chicago, IL, USA

B.F.A  in Studio Arts, University of New Mexico, College of Fine Arts, Albuquerque, NM, USA

Group Exhibitions

2016   Arte Laguna Prize, Arsenale. Venice, Italy
2016 New Materiality, The Project Space, The Banff Centre. Banff, CA
2015   Aqua Art Miami, ArtSlant Prize. Miami, FL, USA
2015   Front & Center, Hyde Park Art Center. Chicago, IL, USA
2015   Drawn To Nature, Gallery 2506. Chicago, IL, USA
2015   ACERBUNUNDRUM, Ballroom Projects. Chicago, IL, USA
2015   Ground Floor, Jackman Goldwasser Catwalk Gallery (HPAC). Chicago, IL, USA
2014   DOUBLE CHERRY, Threewalls. Chicago, IL, USA
2014   How To Disappear, Paul Watkins Gallery. Winona, MN, USA
2013   12 Theses, Mana Contemporary. Chicago, USA
2013   Erasure, University of Wisconsin. La Crosse, WI, USA
2013   Leftovers, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL, USA
2013   A strange house in my voice, Gallery 400. Chicago,IL, USA
2010   Shadows, SCA Contemporary Art & Artlab, Albuquerque, NM, USA

Solo exhibitions

2014   Tapestries, BEGE Galerien. Ulm, Germany
2012   Galerie Domberger, Editionen Tina Tahir. Stuttgart, Germany
2010   Entfernung- Distance/Erasure, John Sommers gallery. Albuquerque, NM, USA

Books & Articles

2015   The Poetics of Destruction—A Visual Compendium of Ruins and Trümmerfloren (ruin flowers)
2015   39 Future Memories
2014   Footnotes on a Conscious Act of Erasure
2014   Missed Connections, Canon, “felix,” issue no. 7, P 26-31

Talks & Lectures


Paper Presentation, “Does Not Seem Likely: The Poetics of Destruction—A Visual Compendium of Ruins and Trümmerfloren.” Master of Arts in Visual and Critical Studies George H. Roeder Symposium, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago


Artist Talk, “Erasure.” University of Wisconsin, La-Crosse

Gallery Talk, “Beauty represents an artificial, imaginary conquering of death that allows life to continue.”
Gallery 400, Chicago

Artist Talk, “Interactive, Virtual Wallpapers, and Other Responsive Surfaces,” Mutual Interpretation: A Theoretical Discussion Forum, University of Illinois at Chicago



Field Trip/Field Notes/Field Guide, Intercollegiate,Transdisciplinary Consortium (U of C, UIC, SAIC)
George H. Roeder Fellowship, Visual and Critical Studies, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago



Atelierhaus Mengerzeile, Berlin, Germany
BAiR, New Materiality program, The Banff Centre, Banff, Canada