Awards, Accomplishments, and Publications
2019: Won 2nd best of show for my art piece “Polyp #2” at Waterloo Arts Juried show, Juried by Anthony Mastromatteo. Out of 604 pieces submitted for to this show, only 86 pieces were chosen.
2019: Participated in the OAC (Ohio Arts Council) biennial. My art piece “Polyp #2” was one of only 72 pieces of artwork selected out of 929 pieces of work submitted by 319 applicants.
2018: Won a Viewer’s Choice award for my art piece “Internode #1” at the CAN (Collective Arts Network) triennial exhibition. This Triennial showcased the best artists living in and around the Cleveland Ohio area.
2018: Participated in the Morgan Art of Papermaking’s sixth annual juried exhibition. Out 369 submissions only 59 works of art were selected. People from 22 states applied to this show.
2017: My art piece “Green Internode #1” won a curator’s choice award at the Rosewood Arts Centre’s annual HWD juried sculpture exhibition, 42 artists submitted 117 pieces, from which the juror, Virginia Kistler, chose 32 artworks representing 17 artists. My piece was one of five works which won an award.
2016: Won Best of show for my art piece “Accretion #1” at Waterloo Arts Juried exhibition. This show was juried by Rob Lehr: Director of Marketing, Canton Art Museum & Gallery Director/Curator, Summit Artspace Gallery. Only 36 art pieces were selected out of a total of 396 pieces. Artists submitted work from 24 states, two Canadian provinces, and the District of Columbia.
2015: Received an honorable mention for my art piece “Peridium #1” at the Waterloo arts jury show.
2015: Participated in the first annual juried art show at Riffe gallery in Columbus Ohio. Only 59 artists out of a total of over 400 applicants were selected to participate in this show.
2013: Awarded a three-month Residency in Collinwood Ohio from March until June of 2013. During this residency six artists were awarded space and a stipend to create art in an under-utilized apartment building. All of the artist’s work was on display during the annual Collinwood art festival.
2008: Won the “Community Choice award at the Utrecht “Your Work” show.
2008: Won 2nd place in Mixed Media at the Creative Artists Association at Lakeland Community College Fine Arts Gallery.
Maake Magazine Issue 9/2019
The Las Positas Anthology 2019: Magic Tricks
Sheephead Review: Journal of Art + Literature Vol. 41 No.1
CAN Journal (Collective Arts Network) Fall 2018
Average Art Magazine March 2017