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Education

2022   Master of Fine Arts in Department of Art: Metal                   

        State University of New York (SUNY) at New Paltz, New Paltz, New York

        Expected Graduation May 2022

2019   Bachelor of Fine Arts in Craft & Material Studies, Honors: Magna Cum Laude

        Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), Richmond, Virginia

Collaborative Exhibitions

2021   Denizen: Meltdowns + Mixups, New York City Jewelry Week (NYCJW), Online

        Denizen was organized and documented by the SUNY New Paltz MFA Metal Program

2020   Denizen, New York City Jewelry Week (NYCJW), Online

2020   Fragments of A New Reality, Invited, Fine Arts Building Rotunda, SUNY New Paltz, NY

Selected Invitational/Juried Exhibitions

2021   Anonymous Brooklyn, New York City Jewelry Week (NYCJW), Brooklyn Metal Works, New York, NY

2021   Metal + ? =, Juried, Splop Design, Online

2021   WE ARE SNAG: Anthology 2021, Online Membership Catalog

2021   Artificial Intelligems, Online, www.artificialintelligems.com

2020   International Juried Enamel Exhibition Under Fire 3, Juried, The Enamel Guild North East

2020   Alchemy5 13th International Juried Student Enamel Exhibition, juried, Museum of Glass, Tacoma, WA

2019   So Fresh + So Clean 6th Annual Ethical Metalsmiths International Digital Student Exhibition, juried

2019   Alchemy5 Enamellist Society Student Exhibition, juried, Maude Kerns Art Center, Eugene, OR

2019   SNAG Student Exhibition, juried, SNAG Conference, Chicago, IL

2019   Material Pursuits, Studio Two Three, Richmond, VA

2019   VCU Arts Runway Shimmer for Collaboration Project with Craft & Fashion Department, juried, Main Street Station, Richmond, VA

   -Participated in collaboration project with Craft & Fashion Department for annual fashion show

2019   Tiny Shiny Jewelry Exhibition & Sale, juried, Quirk Gallery, Richmond, VA

2018   Metals Survey, juried, Hawthorn Gallery, Department of Craft& Material Studies, VCU

2018   So Fresh + So Clean 5th Annual Ethical Metalsmiths International Digital Student Exhibition, juried

2018   Tutto Bianco Exhibition, juried, Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA

2018   Tiny Shiny Jewelry Exhibition & Sale, juried, Quirk Gallery, Richmond, VA

Professional Experience

2021   Teaching Assistant, Lynn Batchelder, Course: Processes & Experimental Techniques (ARS 323),  SUNY New Paltz

2020   Teaching Assistant, Amelia Toelke, Assisted Course: Basic Metal (ARS 220), SUNY New Paltz

2019   Launching a Jewelry Collection at Quirk Gallery, Richmond, VA  

2019   Art Teacher in Youth Group, Vision School from Richmond Korean Central Presbyterian Church

2019   Teaching Assistant, Kathleen Kennedy, Assisted Course: Beginning Jewelry (CRAF 211), VCU

2019   Assistant for Radical Jewelry Makeover (RJM) Co-Directors, Susie Ganch and Kathleen Kennedy, Richmond, VA

2019   Studio Assistant, Frankie Slaughter, Assisted with Production Metal Fabrication for Her Solo Exhibition “Frankie Slaughter: Self Scene”, Richmond, VA

2019   Summer Intern for Exhibition/Installation Position at Quirk Gallery, Richmond, VA

2017- 19   Monitor in Metal Studio, Department of Craft & Material Studies, VCU

2019   Committee Member for Planning of Tiny Shiny Jewelry Exhibition & Sale Inventory Committee

2018   Studio Assistant, Kathleen Kennedy, Assisted with Production Jewelry, Richmond, VA

2018   Committee Member for Planning of Tiny Shiny Jewelry Exhibition & Sale Inventory Committee

2017-18   Art Teacher in Youth Group, Vision School from Richmond Korean Central Presbyterian Church

Award and Honor

2022   Graduate and Teaching Assistantships, Spring, State University of New York at New Paltz 

2022   David '05 and Sara '10 Walton Metal Thesis Support Fund, State University of New York at New Paltz

2021   Graduate Student Research & Creative Project Award 21-22, State University of New York at New Paltz

2021   Graduate Student Research & Creative Project Award 20-21, State University of New York at New Paltz

2020-2022   Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Scholarship, State University of New York at New Paltz

2018   Honor on the VCU Arts Dean’s List, Spring and Fall Semester

2017-2019   Member of the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

2017   Honor on the VCU Arts Spring Dean’s List