news!

Exhibitions, current and upcoming:

My painting "Kiitos" is on the cover of Hypertext Review: A Literary Anthology of Contemporary Writing (Spring/Summer 2020)

Article in Artists magazine (Vol 37 issue 8, Oct 2020)

Two of my paintings were included in the State of the Art group exhibition at Crystal Bridges Museum of Art at Bentonville Arkansas—My painting High Ground is on the catalog cover

The MTA in New York City commissioned me to do a poster which will be displayed in subway stations for the second half of 2019. (Actually there are a few still up now in Sept 2020) You can see it HERE

 



 

Older news:

check out the print of Adrift that I did with 20 x 200!

Happy and thankful to report that I received an Individual Excellence Award for 2019 from the Ohio Arts Council! Much thanks for their continued support of artists.

exhibition with at Zg Gallery in Chicago this year, Sept 6 - October 26 2019.

I got a full fellowship to return to the Vermont Studio Center November 2019! woo hoo! looking forward to seeing friends there!


A painting "Deep Deep Down, which was part of my  my solo show at Foley Gallery in New York in late 2018 was published in Harpers Magazine in February, 2019

 

I have work in a group exhibition "Urban Legends" at Antler Gallery in Portland, Oregon, Feb 22- March 24

I had a solo show, Critical Mass at Zg Gallery in Chicago, Sept 8- October 28 2017

 

I was part of a fantastic mindfulness art residency at Arteles Creative Residency Program, Hämeenkyrö, Finland in April 2017. Can't say enough good things about them!

 

I was in a group show called "Artists and Architecture: Projection/Convergence/Intersection" at Moss Art Center, Blacksburg, VA. Curated by Margo Crutchfield, the show ran from Jan 19- April 1, 2017. Also in the show were James Casebere, Dionisio González, Candida Höfer,  Matthew Kolodziej, Jean-François Rauzier and Jennifer Williams.

I showed new work at a solo show "Hold on" at Foley Gallery, Sept 7 2016  to October 30.

 

I have work in a group show at the International Gallery of Contemporary Art in Anchorage, Alaska. The show is chockablock with some amazing women painters whose work incorporates landscape, including: Linda Lyons, Lisa Gilley, Betany Porter, Asia Freeman, Ruth Sorensen, Jane Troup and myself. opens July 1.

One of my paintings ended up on a library card! As part of the Cleveland Landmark Series, Dissemination is featured on a new card.

 

I have a solo show at Zg Gallery fall 2015

 

I will be headed to the Bunnell Street Arts Center in Homer, Alaska this fall for a residency as part of the 2015 Rasmuson Foundation Artist Residency Program.

 

I have a painting in a group show at Elmhurst Museum in Illinois. The show was put together by Staci Boris after she juried a New American Paintings issue last year. The shows runs from May 18 -August 23rd, 2015 
 

My work was included in the Midwest edition of New American Paintings #113, curated by Staci Boris.

 

I had my first solo show with Foley Gallery November 2013. He represents me in New York City.


I have print of Extended City on 20 x 200

I designed the poster and tshirt for Parade the Circle 2012! check them out here

The short film Ted Sikora did of me in my studio for the Cleveland Arts Prize was 
featured in a program of short films at the Cleveland International Film Festival. Ted 
is wonderful and has since done a whole series of Cleveland Arts Prize winners. You 
can check out the film of me here: 
http://vimeo.com/25658840

Excited to say I was awarded a 2011 Ohio Arts Council Individual Excellence Award!

I was happy to have enjoyed a residency this summer in Provincetown, an 
opportunity from the Ohio Arts Council and the Fine Arts Work Center where I 
stayed and worked from June til September 2010.

Megan Snyder-Camp used my painting Hive Paths on the cover of her new book 
The 
Forest of Sure Things
, published by Tupelo Press.

I have a print of "Residential Web" on 
20x 200

I was awarded the 2009 Cleveland Arts Prize as an emerging artist! I'm proud to 
represent! Thanks, Cleveland!

I also was fortunate to get a Creative Workforce Fellowship from the Community 
Partnership for Arts and Culture here in Cleveland. This grant will make a big 
difference in the studio!

A detail of my painting Webbing is on the cover of Tony Hoagland's book of poetry, 
"Unincorporated Persons in the Late Honda Dynasty"

I am included in the Midwest issue of New American Paintings #83, and my work is 
on the cover.

Some of my paintings were included in the liner notes for Neko Case's awesome 
album 
Middle Cyclone