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Education

2017                Washington University in St. Louis
                                   Sam Fox School of Design and Visual Art

                                   Chancellor’s Graduate Fellow
                                   MFA in Visual Art

2015                Kansas City Art Institute
                                    
BFA in Art History and Ceramics

                                   Certificates in Asian Studies and Social Practice

2014                Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, Israel, Study Abroad Exchange Program           
2013                University of West Hungary - Sopron, Study Abroad Exchange Program, Kecskemét, Hungary
                        
 Art on the Edge of Politics, Study abroad to Vietnam, Laos, and Thailand
2012                Dreaming in the Magyar, Study abroad to Hungary and the Czech Republic
                                 Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, Missouri
2012                Arcosanti Architecture Travel Program, Arcosanti and Cosanti, Mayer and Phoenix, Arizona
2011                New York City Residency Program, New York City, New York

Solo Exhibitions

2016             Undocumented, Bruno David Gallery, Saint Louis, Missouri

Group Exhibitions

 2016           Government Cheese: Addiction, Incarceration, and Violence, Lilstreet Art Center, Chicago, Illinois
                     The Blooming Artists Project 2016, Old Orchard Gallery, Webster groves, Missouri
                     Multiplicity: Repetition in Contemporary Art, Edwardsville Art Center, Edwardsville, Illinois
                     MFA Candidacy Exhibition Part #1, Des Lee Gallery, Saint Louis, Missouri
                                Chromophilia | Chromophobia, Kansas City Art Institute at Grand Arts Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri
                     Gyorgy's Life Changing Hungarian Adventure: Special Artists Use a Special Material at the ICS,
                                The Drug Store, Kansas City, Missouri
                     Art. Work., Westminster Press, Saint Louis, Missouri
                     Varsity XX, Art Saint Louis, Saint Louis, Missouri
                     MFA Invitational, Saint Charles Community College, Saint Charles, Missouri
                     Duet Gallery, Saint Louis, Missouri

2015            Alternative Currencies, Vox Populi Gallery, Curated by The English for The Luminary, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
                     Surface – in Tenstion, Techartista, Saint Louis, Missouri
                     Pentimento, Intersect Art Center, Saint Louis, Missouri
                     The Marge Brown Kalodner Graduate Student Exhibition, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
                     From the Earth - Contemporary Ceramics, Edwardsville Art Center, Edwardsville, Illinois
                     BFA Exhibition, H&R Block Artspace, Kansas City, Missouri
                     Yet Unfulfilled, Reese Gallery, Saint Louis, Missouri
                     Designated Areas, Delmar Loop Gallery. Craft Alliance Center for Art and Design, Saint Louis, Missouri

2014            Niche Award, Niche Magazine Fine Craft Competition, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
                     Terra Form, Stern Ceramics Building, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, Missouri
                     Four Assorted Chocolates, Carter Art Center Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri
                     Nebraska National Collegiate Juried Art Exhibition, Eisentrager - Howard Gallery
                               University Nebraska – Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska.                             
                     IV International Triennial of Silicate Arts, Kecskemét Cultural and Conference Center,
                     Foundation for Contemporary Ceramics, Kecskemét, Hungary
                    ADDmix, Stern Ceramics Building, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, Missouri
                    Undergraduate College Student Juried Exhibition, Kansas City Artist Coalition, Kansas City, Missouri
                    Progress and Prosperity, Vulpes Bastille, Kansas City, Missouri
                    National Council of the Education of Ceramic Art – National Student Juried Exhibition, 
                               Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
                    X, Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, Israel
                    AHEM #1, Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, Israel
                    Niche Award, Niche Magazine Fine Craft Competition, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

2013           8th International Exhibition of Small Porcelain Forms, Riga Porcelain Museum, Riga, Latvia
                    Crossing Skylines, Museum Night, Danish Culture Center, Kecskemét, Hungary
                    National Council of the Education of Ceramic Art – National Student Juried Exhibition,
                                Glassell School and Museum of fine art, Houston, Texas

2012            Flux, Stern Ceramics Building, Kansas City Art Institute
                     What is Black? Kansas City Art Institute Student Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri
                     Change for Change, Rag and Bone Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri
                     7th International Exhibition of Small Porcelain Forms, Riga Porcelain Museum, Riga, Latvia
                     KILNGOD, International Ceramics Studio, Kecskemét, Hungary
                     XOXO Salon, Spraybooth Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri
                     Expo 82, Stern Ceramics Building, Kansas City Art Institute. Kansas City, Missouri
                     Gradient Observation, Vanderslice Hall, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, Missouri


2011            Strata, Stern Ceramics Building, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, Missouri
                     Young Gifted and Talented, Bruce R. Watkins Cultural Center, Kansas City, Missouri
                     Arcosanti Architectural and Landscape, Arcosanti, Mayer, Arizona

2010            National Council of the Education of Ceramic Art K-12, Pennsylvania Convention Center
                               Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Fairs
2013             Aqua, represented by Hoffman Lachance Contemporary, Miami, Florida

Honors and Awards

2016            Honorable Mention, Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award,
                                International Sculpture Center, Hamilton, New Jersey
                     Artist Support Grant, National Society of Arts and Letters Saint Louis Chapter, Saint Louis, Missouri
                     Artist Support Grant, The Regional Arts Commission, Saint Louis, Missouri
                     Partial Fellowship, Scuola Internazionale di Grafica (International Graphics School), Venice, Italy

2015           National Council on the Education of Ceramic Arts Graduate Student Fellowship,
                               NCECA, Boulder, Colorado
                     Graduate Student Travel Grant, Washington University in Saint Louis, Saint Louis, Missouri
                     Chancellor’s Graduate Fellowship, Washington University in Saint Louis, Saint Louis, Missouri
                     Dean’s List, 2010-2015, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, Missouri

2012            Benjamin Gilman International Study Abroad Scholarship, U.S. Department of States, 
                                Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs, Institute of International Education, Houston, Texas  
                                     ·Administered for students who are in financial need and receive the Federal Pell Grant
                                     ·The scholarship was used to fund the cost of studying for seven months in Hungary

2010            Competitive Merit – Full Tuition scholarship, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, Missouri
                     Greater St. Louis Artist Association Scholarship, Saint Louis, Missouri
                     St. Louis Board of Education Pepsi Scholarship, Saint Louis, Missouri
                     Ingrid Mahan Scholarship, 4-year renewable scholarship
                                    ·The National K-12 Ceramic Exhibition Foundation, Millington, New Jersey

Publications

2016            Artist Feature, October issue - Alive Magazine, Saint Louis, Missouri
                     Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award, Sculpture Magazine, October issue
2015            Open Studio, Personal Style of Creative Artists, Armour Magazine, Saint Louis, Missouri
                     Compendium, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, Missouri
2014            “Chocolates’ Is Richly Satisfying” by Elizabeth Kirsch, The Kansas City Star pg. D6, November 2, 2014
                     The Artist Catalogue, Winter 2014 ed. Cover image, and interview pg. 34- 38
                     Undergraduate Showcase, Ceramics Monthly, September Issue, pg. 53
                                 ·1 of 6 students featured undergraduate students selected from a national pool for publication.
                     IV International Triennial of Silicate Arts, IV Nemzetközi Szilikátművészeti Triennálé,
                                 Foundation for Contemporary Ceramics, Kecskemét, Hungary, ISBN #978-963-08-9950-5
                     National Juried Student Exhibition Catalog, National Council of the Education of Ceramic Art
                                Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, ISBN # 978-1-935046-58-5
2013            National Juried Student Exhibition Catalog, National Council of the Education of Ceramic Art
                                 Glassell School and Museum of Fine Art, Houston, Texas, ISBN #978-1-935046-53-0

Visiting Artist, Speaker

2016            Visiting Artist, Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Noon Lecture, Webster University, Saint Louis, Missouri
                     Visiting Artist Ceramics department, Webster University, Saint Louis, Missouri
2015            Visiting Artist, Crossroads Academy, Saint Louis, Missouri
                     Visiting Artist, Ceramics department, Webster University, Saint Louis, Missouri
                     The Twenty-Ninth Annual National Conference on Liberal Arts and the Education of Artists    
                                  Presenter, School of Visual Art, New York City, New York        
2013            ARTrageous Gold Ball Gala, Speaker, Craft Alliance – Palladium, Saint Louis, Missouri   
                     ARTrageous Gala, Speaker, Craft Alliance – Palladium, Saint Louis, Missouri

Collections

Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, Israel
Collection of Contemporary Ceramic Art, Riga Porcelain Museum, Riga Latvia
International Ceramics Studio, Foundation for Contemporary Ceramic Art, Kecskemét, Hungary
Ken Ferguson Teaching Collection, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, Missouri
Scuola Internazionale di Grafica (International Graphics School), Venice, Italy

Also work are included in several private collections in Kansas City and Saint Louis, Missouri.