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EDUCATION
2011 MFA in Printmaking and Drawing. Washington State University, Pullman
2009 BA Art Practice - Honors in Printmaking and Drawing. University of California, Berkeley

AWARDS
2009 Burkett Scholarship, Washington State University, Pullman, WA
2009 Printmaking Honors, University of California, Berkeley, CA

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
2019-Present Assistant Manager, Hawthorne Arts Complex, Hawthorne, CA
In charge of outreach and promotion of Open Studio events for the studio complex
Prepare, organize, and install lobby and hallway gallery spaces
Coordinate with artists to prepare and set up Open Studio
Collect and process rent payments using Yardi System
Plan and give tours to potential new tenants, as well as review and finalize leases
Organize and plan critique nights and movie nights with other HAC artists
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2017-Present Founder, Aguacate Press, Hawthorne, CA
Plan, organize, and promote printmaking workshops
Teach printmaking workshops in a small group setting
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2012-2016 Programs Assistant, 826LA in Mar Vista, Los Angeles, CA
Oversaw and lead evening tutoring program for middle and high school students
Collaborated with interns to create creative writing prompts for students, compile student writings, edit and publish chapbooks of student writings
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2009-2011 Teaching Assistant, Instructor of Record, Washington State University, Pullman, WA
Taught Beginning Drawing, Figure Drawing and Intro to Printmaking courses
Created syllabi and grading rubric for courses
Assistant to Foundations and Art History Professors
Assisting in installing and preparing Visiting Artist gallery space
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2008-2009 Assistant Ceramic Technician, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
Assistant Ceramics Technician in loading/unloading kilns, making clay and slips, and keeping ceramic spaces clean and organized

OTHER EXPERIENCE
2012 VISTA Summer Associate, 826LA in Venice, Venice, CA
2009-2011 Gallery 2 Installer, WSU, Pullman, WA
2011 Printmaking Technician, WSU, Pullman, WA
2009 Assistant Intaglio Printer for artist Squeak Carnwath
2008-2009 Ceramic Technician Assistant, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
2008 Printed and Editioned a Lithography set for artist Ron Nagel

BIBLIOGRAPHY
2014 Permafrost Magazine, 36.1 Winter 2014. University of Alaska Fairbanks
2013 Out of Bounds, exhibition catalog (2013). Midland College, Michael Hubbard

TECHNICAL ABILITIES
Printmaking - Relief, Intaglio, Lithography, Mezzotint, Engraving, Collagraph, Monoprint, and Screen-print
Graphic Design - Affinity Design, Affinity Photo, Affinity Publisher, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator
Gallery Technician - Installed shows for the Visiting Artists gallery at WSU, Pullman, WA.

PRINT EXCHANGES
2019 Leftovers IX, Wingtip Press, Boise, ID
2018 Leftovers VIII, Wingtip Press, Boise, ID
2017 Leftovers VII, Wingtip Press, Boise, ID
2015 Leftovers VI, Wingtip Press, Boise, ID
2014 Leftovers V, Wingtip Press, Boise, ID
2013 Atlas Print Exchange, Chicago, IL
2013 Leftovers IV, Wingtip Press, Boise, ID
2012 Leftovers III, Wingtip Press, Boise, ID
2011 2.25 International Print Exchange, Oxboo Press, Reno, NV
2011 Leftovers Print Exchange, Rocky Mountain Printmaking Alliance, Boise, ID

EXHIBITIONS (*=Solo Show)
2019 Group Show, Hawthorne Arts Complex, Hawthone, CA
2019 Printer’s Fair, International Printing Museum, Carson, CA
2018 Printer’s Fair, International Printing Museum, Carson, CA
2018 Dos Colectivos: Prints from the Curturiduria & Art Division, USC Fisher Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
2017 Printer’s Fair, International Printing Museum, Carson, CA
2013 Out of Bounds, McCormack Gallery, Midland College, Midland, TX
2012 *This World Is Not My Home, I'm Just Passing Through, CUB Art Gallery, WSU, Pullman, WA
2012 Hive Tarot 3, The Hive Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2011 12th Annual, Dia de los Muertos, Hollywood Forever, Los Angeles, CA
2011 Drawing Connections, Siena Art Institute, Siena, Italy
2011 July 2011 Group Show, The Hive Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2011 Pancakes & Booze Show, LOT 613, Los Angeles, CA
2011 MFA Thesis Exhibition, WSU, Pullman, WA
2011 3D Art Exhibit, WSU, Pullman, WA
2010 WSU Student Show, WSU, Pullman, WA
2010 Intersection, WSU, Pullman, WA
2010 2 Degrees North West Gallery, Moscow, ID
2009 Me Muero Por Verte, Heart of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
2009 Lucha Libre, Heart of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
2008 Mortis Absurdis, Forthrite Printing, Oakland, CA

Bibliography
2014 Permafrost Magazine, 36.1 Winter 2014. University of Alaska Fairbanks
2013 Out of Bounds, exhibition catalog (2013). Michael Hubbard
2012 Most of Us Die, Nectar Magazine, Issue #2.
2012 Street, Hannah. "Alum Art Opens in WSU CUB." The Daily Evergreen. WSU. October 10, 2012.

LANGUAGES
English and Spanish

COLLECTIONS
CUB Student Art Gallery, WSU, Pullman, WA.
UC Berkeley Art Department Print Collection, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA.