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EDUCATION

2010    BFA – Studio Art, University Of Central Florida, Orlando, FL
1993    BA – Motion Picture Technology (Film), University Of Central Florida, Orlando, FL

Areas of Specialization: Painting, Ceramics & 3D Design

EXHIBITIONS

2010
Maximum Capacity Art Exhibition, The Village at Lake Lily, Maitland, FL

2009
Art in Circle Art Show in the Student Union
, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL
Juror: Richard Colvin, Curator, Maitland Art Center, Orlando, FL

2008
Open Circle Art Exhibition, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL
Juror: Andrew White, Owner, Lot 1433 Gallery, Orlando, FL

2007
3rd Annual Juried Art Exhibition
, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL
Juror: Robert Lombard, Director, Millennia Fine Art, Orlando, FL

2006
Open Circle Art Exhibition, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL

AWARDS

2010
First Place - 5th International Christian Art Competition

Three Month Studio Residency - Maitland Art Center, Maitland, FL

2009
Honorable Mention – Art in Circle Art Show in the Student Union
University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL

Eleanor J. Mathews Art Scholarship Award
Altrusa International, Inc. of Orlando-Winter-Park

PUBLIC COMMISSIONS

2006
Winner – Rosen Shingle Creek Sculptural Competition, Rosen Shingle Creek, 9939 Universal Blvd., Orlando, FL 32819
Juror: Harris Rosen, President & COO, Rosen Hotels

Untitled, steel: 8’w x 7’h – a three tier, abstract, radial design of Florida’s native flora inspired by the Traveler’s Palm, Resurrection Fern, and Sago Palm new leaf growth ▪ permanently installed public art work

COLLECTIONS

Dr. Terry L. Hickey, Winter Park, FL
Jeff Davis, Morgantown, WV
Nancy Cilento, St. Augustine, FL
Hadi Abbas, Orlando, FL
John Farrell, Pittsburgh, PA
Ruriko Masutani, Pittsburgh, PA

RELATED EXPERIENCE

2010
The Spot UCF, Orlando, FL
Internship: logo branding, website design, graphic design, book binding, business cards, letterheads & presentations using Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and Dreamweaver.

Michael Todd Designs
Faux Artist ▪ Painted textures & wall texturing ▪ residential and commercial

Maximum Capacity Art Exhibition
PR/Marketing Team & Assistant Project Coordinator. Raised non-profit and gift in-kind contributions and assisted in coordinating the prep and build of the gallery space.

2007–2008
Tracy Lund Creations
Muralist and Faux Artist ▪ Residential and commercial ▪ Custom murals, Venetian plaster, painted faux textures & stenciling

ORGANIZATIONS

National Council of the Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA)
College Art Association (CAA)