EDUCATION

2009           

Master of Fine Arts, Painting and Sculpture, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

2004                       

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting and Drawing, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO


EXHIBITIONS

2016

Globalocation/RRF, Redline Contemporary Art Center, Denver, CO

Soul Drift, International Festival Sarajevo “Sarajevo Winter”, Sarajevo, Bosnia

Art & Resistance, Dar Al-Kalima University, Bethlehem, Palestine

Zeitgeist, Greatmore Studios, Cape Town, South Africa

2015      

MAS Attack 8, San Diego Art Institute, CA         

Identity, Place, and Memory, Bogota Arte Contemporaneo Gallery in Bogota, Colombia  

Diaspora of Being, International Center of Bethlehem, Bethlehem, Palestine

Identity, Place, and Memory (Arte Norteamericano: Identidad, Lugar y Memoria), Bogota Arte Contemporaneo Gallery, Bogota, Colombia

2014                       

Prep School, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA

Art & Poetics, Mahmoud Darwish Museum, Ramallah, Palestine

A Brave New World, Spare Change Artist Space, San Francisco, CA

2013                       

Home: Shelter and Habitat in Contemporary Art, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek CA

Home/Land, Dar al-Kalima College Bethlehem, Palestine

A Better World, 8th Int’l Conference on the Arts in Society Eotvos Lorand University Golyavar Conference Center, Budapest, Hungary

Place/Lugar, Museo Comunitario del Guainia, Puerto Inirida, Colombia

Diptych America, China Central Academy of Fine Arts Beijing, China

2012                       

The Ecological Imperative, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo UACh Valdivia , Chile                             

Mixed Messages, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogota, Colombia

Death Is, KGNU Open Media public arts project, Denver CO

2011                       

Manifest 770, Incline Gallery, San Francisco

Claire Jackel, Oakland Museum of California, Oakland

A Sense of Place, The DA Center for the Arts, Pomona, CA

Strong Misgivings, Dairy Center for the Arts, Boulder, CO

Pure Paper, Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco

ART & DIS(PLACE)MENT, Al-Kahf Gallery, International Center of Bethlehem, Palestine

2010           

Environments, Cain Schulte Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Salon No. 5, Marine Contemporary Art Salon, Santa Monica, CA

Lapse­­, LoBot Gallery, Oakland, CA

Compelled, Root Division, San Francisco, CA

Formal Gardens. Wild Nature, Pehrspace, Los Angeles, CA

Gravity Always Wins, The LAB, San Francisco, California

2009                       

Invisible Homes, SOMArts, San Francisco, California

Formal Gardens. Wild Nature, Pehrspace, Los Angeles, California

The Space Between Us: Architecture, WE Artspace, Oakland, California

15th Annual Sculpture Show, Ruth Bancroft Garden, Walnut Creek, California

SFAI Graduate Exhibition, Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, California

DIG, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, California

Groundbreaking, Gray Area Foundation for the Arts, San Francisco, California

2008                       

Team Up, Swell Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, California

Still Lights Gallery, San Francisco, California

Introductions, Root Division, San Francisco, California

Immediate Future, San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, San Francisco, California

Negotiations, Clara Street Projects, San Francisco, California

Sway, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, California

Decoy, Lobot Gallery, Oakland, California

Decorator’s Banquet, The Garage, San Francisco, California

Wilderness, Swell Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, California

2007                       

Making An Impression, Swell Gallery, San Francisco, California

Claire Jackel, Th’ink Tank Gallery, Denver, Colorado

2004                       

Exquisite Corpse, University Gallery BFA exhibition, Boulder, Colorado

2003                       

Los que Hacen Los Suenos, Escuela Nacional de Artes Plasticas in Mexico City, Mexico


 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2012-present

Sculptor/Studio Assistant, Charles Ray Studio, Santa Monica, CA

2010-2012

Painting Instructor, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

2009

Art Tutor


COLLABORATIVE PRACTICE AND OTHER PROJECTS

2017

The Desert House Artist Residency- www.thedeserthouse.org

2012-present   

Artnauts, Boulder, CO        

2011                       

The Pop-up Shop, Contributing Artist, Wire+Nail Gallery, San Francisco

The Misfit Toy Factory, Participating Artist, Root Division, San Francisco

PULP: The Paper Medium, Art Point community event participating Artist, San Francisco                    

2010                       

Center for Experimental Practice, Collaborator, San Francisco, CA

Vermont Studio Center Residency, Johnson, VT

2009                       

Sabbatical: The One-Day Residency Project, Artist, San Francisco, CA

Gray Area Foundation for the Arts, Volunteer, San Francisco, CA

Exit Strategies, Curatorial Collaborative, San Francisco, CA

2008                        

Open Artists Studios, Coordinator, San Francisco Art Institute Graduate Center, CA

Patio Film Series, Creator, San Francisco, CA