Résumé

EDUCATION:

20102012

KANSAS CITY ART INSTITUTE, Kansas City, MO

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Photography
GPA: 3.8

2012

THE ARCOSANTI PROJECT, Mayer, AZ
Domestic Travel Study American Southwest Study: An Exploration of Culture and Landscape, Topics in Environmental Science. 

20082010

METROPOLITAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE, Kansas City, MO
Studio art, photography, and liberal arts foundation with intent to transfer. GPA: 4.00

Exhibitions

2012

Residual Cycles.

B.F.A. Thesis Show
THE ROOST, Kansas City, MO.

Fist Full of Photons.
KANSAS CITY ART INSTITUTE, Kansas City, MO
Now Knowing.
CARA & CABEZAS CONTEMPORARY, Kansas City, MO
Elucidate.
KANSAS CITY ART INSTITUTE, Kansas City, MO

2011

Advenience.
KANSAS CITY ART INSTITUTE, Kansas City, MO
Women’s Voices Art Show: Mothers, Daughters, Sisters, Lovers.
WESTPORT CENTER FOR THE ARTS, Kansas City, MO

2010

Proof to See.
KANSAS CITY ART INSTITUTE, Kansas City, MO
Student Art Exhibit and Sale.
CARTER ART CENTER GALLERY, Kansas City, MO

2009

Student Art Exhibit and Sale.
CARTER ART CENTER GALLERY, Kansas City, MO

2008

Fall Honors Show.
CULTURAL ARTS CENTER, Longview Community College, Lee’s Summit, MO

Internships

2011

NELSON-ATKINS MUSEUM OF ART, Kansas City, MO
Intern, Digital Image Library 

Honors / Awards:

2012

Dean’s List
K.C.A.I., Kansas City, MO

2011

Dean’s Honorable Mention List
K.C.A.I., Kansas City, MO

2010

President’s Transfer Scholarship
K.C.A.I., Kansas City, MO
Best in Show, Student Art Exhibit & Sale.
Carter Art Center Gallery, Kansas City, MO
Honorable Mention, Student Art Exhibit & Sale.
Carter Art Center Gallery, Kansas City, MO
Miles Blim Memorial Scholarship.
Longview Community College, Lee’s Summit, MO

2009

Jim and Mary Reefer Scholarship.
Longview Community College, Lee’s Summit, MO

Skills:

Large and medium format photography, dark room processes, 35mm and DSLR, Mac OS, Pages, MS Word, Adobe Photoshop, CS6, Lightroom, high resolution scanning, advanced digital printing. 

Experience:

2009 - present

Freelance Photography
Providing artistic photography for weddings, family portraits, and events in the Kansas City metro area. Coordinating location photo shoots and working personally with clients to successfully capture their individual personality through photographic imagery. Post-processing in Adobe Photoshop CS6

Public Speaking:

2010

Johnson County Community College, Overland Park, KS.
Visiting lecture about personal body of photographic work produced from 2008-2010, exploring changes in work and relating private art education experiences to community college students.