EDUCATION:

Massachusetts College of Art and Design 2015 – 2017

Master of Fine Arts 2D

University of Washington 2009 – 2013

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Drawing and Painting, Cum Laude

Golden Key International Honour Society

Tacoma School of the Arts 2007 – 2009

High school diploma with a 3.91 G.P.A. and honors


EXHIBITIONS:

Solo:

2015    Land and Structure, STAR Center, Tacoma, WA

2014    Samantha Bates, Parnassus Café and Gallery, Seattle WA

Group:

2017   

Boston Young Contemporaries, Faye G., Jo, and James Stone Gallery, Boston University, Boston, MA (Juror: Steve Locke) 

New Talent, Alpha Gallery, Boston MA

2017 MFA Thesis Exhibitions, Bakalar and Paine Galleries, Boston, MA

Environment and Art, Mortine R. Godine Library, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA

Surfaces, Materiality and the Layered Experience, Doran Gallery, Boston, MA

2016   

see <Self> see, Arnheim Gallery, Boston Ma

Process Is ::, Student Life Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA

The Work of Being Here, Doran Gallery, Boston, MA

One Night Only, Wareham Studios, Boston, MA (curated by Matt Murphy)

That Thing You Said, Arnheim Gallery, Boston, MA

Ways to Use Walls, Student Life Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA

27th Annual MassArt Auction, Bakalar and Paine Galleries, Boston, MA

2014   

Landscape After Nature, The University of Washington Club, Seattle, WA

Strange Coupling, FRED Wildlife Refuge, Seattle, WA

BFA Thesis Exhibition; Painting and Drawing, Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Seattle WA

BA/BFA Exhibition; Painting and Drawing, Sandpoint Gallery, Seattle, WA

2013   

Landscape After Nature, Sandpoint Gallery, Seattle, WA

BA/BFA Painting and Drawing, Sandpoint Gallery, Seattle, WA

2012    Works on Paper, Parnassus Café and Gallery, Seattle, WA

2009    Illustration; Crossing the Line, Atelier 6000, Bend, OR

AWARDS AND HONORS:

Commencement Speaker, Graduate Program Representative, Massachusetts College of Art and Design Graduation, Boston, MA 2017

Fine Arts Work Center Finalist, Provincetown, MA 2017

Dean's Scholarship, Massachusetts College of Art & Design, Boston, MA 2015

Dean’s List, The University of Washington 2010-2013

COLLABORATIVE CURATORIAL PROJECTS:

Quicksand, New Arts Center, Boston, MA