Education

2015-2017          Master of Fine Arts; University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Concentration in Printmaking

2005-2010        Bachelors of Fine Arts; Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, Concentration in Printmaking


Work Experience

2017                    Printmaking Instructor of Record, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR.

2015-2017           Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR.

2012-2014           Lead Printer, Shop Manager, Tom Huck's Evil Prints, St. Louis, MO.

2012                    Technical Representative for Evil Prints, Editions/ Artist Book Fair, New York, NY.

2010-2012           Press Assistant, Instructor in Silkscreen and Relief, Tom Huck's Evil Prints, St. Louis, MO.

2010-2011            Intern, Firecracker Press, St. Louis, MO.

2006-2015          Barista, Starbucks Coffee Company. 


Exhibitions

2017               To the Moon and Back (MFA Thesis Show), FNAR Gallery, Fayetteville, AR.

                       Haunts (The work of Owen Buffington and Mike Pennekamp), Stage Eighteen, Fayetteville, AR.

2016

                        It Came From The Bayou 2016, St. Arnold Brewery, Houston, TX.

                        Surreal Salon 8. Baton Rouge Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA.

                        Four Rivers Biennial. Southern Illinois Printworks, Carbondale, IL.

                        Press Play, Lincoln Center Gallery, Fort Collins, CO.

2015                       

         Self Titled. sUgAR Gallery, Fayetteville, AR.

          Surreal Salon 7. Baton Rouge Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA.

Hot Off The Press! Henderson State University Student Printmaking Invitational. Henderson State University, Arkadelphia, AR.

INK! The Swipe Gallery, University of Hartford, West Hartford, CT.

24th Parkside Nation Small Print Exhibition. University of Wisconsin- Parkside Gallery, Kenosha, WI.

Folktales and Legends: An Exhibition Without Borders. John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan WI.

It Came From The Bayou 2015. St. Arnold Brewery, Houston, TX.

Gradually Sudden: An MFA Group Exhibition. sUgAR Gallery, Fayetteville, AR.

2014                       

Light Things and Heavy Things. sUgAR Gallery, Fayetteville, AR.

Rites and Wrongs. LALA LAND, Fayetteville, AR.

Cherokee Print League Opening Night. Bank Art Space, St. Louis, MO.

Save Dope Chapel. Dope Chapel, Norman, OK.

Fantastical: Art of the Imagination. St. Charles Community College, St. Charles, MO.

2013

Tom Huck’s Evil Prints Printbangerz Ball 2: OUTLAW PRINT BAZZAR. Atomic Cowboy, St. Louis, MO.

Cherokee Print League Opening Night. Bank Art Space, St. Louis, MO.

2012

BFT and The Wolfbat Railway. Old Iron Works, New Orleans, LA.

Prints Gone Wild 2012. Secret Project Robot, Brooklyn, NY.

A l’ArrAchE: Exposition d’estempes franco americines. RIOM, Auvergne, France.

2011

AdHuck. St. Louis University Museum of Art, St. Louis, MO.

FRESH. Art Dimensions. St. Louis, MO.

Prints Gone Wild 2011. Secret Project Robot, Brooklyn, NY.

ARTD 10 Year Anniversary. Art Dimensions, St. Louis, MO.

Tower Classic Tattoo Opening Night. Atomic Cowboy, St. Louis, MO.

Pull The Devil’s Tail. NOS, Ugly Art Room, Brooklyn, NY.

2010

Plywood Visionaries. Art Dimensions, St. Louis, MO.

Student Art Showcase. Lumier Sculpture Park, St. Louis, MO.

Emergence: 2010 BFA Student Exhibition. New Wagner Gallery; Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, IL. 

SIUE Painting and Drawing Group Exhibition. New Wagner Gallery; Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, Edwardsville, IL.

Annual Undergraduate Art Exhibition. Fort Gondo: Compound for the Arts, St. Louis, MO.

Varsity Art XIV. Art St. Louis, St. Louis, MO.

 


Collections

Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville- Student Success Center; Edwardsville, IL.

Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville- Print Department Archives; Edwardsville, IL.

California State University, Fresno- Print Department Collection; Fresno, CA.


Print Exchanges

2016

Salt Lake City Dozen. Curated by Dusty Herbig.                        

2014                       

Haunted: An Exchange about Hauntings. Curated by Erich Nietze.

2013

Transmogrify Print Portfolio Exchange. Curated by Jack-Arthur Wood.

2012

Big Ass Print Exchange. Curated by Louise Krampien.

Get Your Ass To Mars. Curated by Jason Bonilla.


Awards, Recognition 

Four Rivers Biennial

2nd Place Best in Show Award. (2016)

 

              Hot Off The Press! HSU Printmaking Invitational

              2nd Place Best In Show Award. (2015)