Awards and Honors 

2020

MN State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant $10,000

First Place Prize international award  for my work Constellation XXI- Miniprint International Cantabria, III edition 2020, Santander, Spain. (out of 674 entries/44 countries) 4,000 €. 

2019

Springboard for the Arts Grant: Art in the Public Realm  $10,000; This was for my pop-up printshop offering free  printmaking workshops to the community. I rode my bike around various areas of Minneapolis and  Golden Valley offering these workshops with the printshop trailer attached to my bike.

Best in Show award at the Robbin Gallery’s Extremely Minnesota exhibition.  

Professional Development Grant, Metropolitan State University, St Paul, MN.

2018

Springboard for the Arts grant: Cultivate Bottineau Boulevard, $2,000

C. Crist Delmonico Memorial Award, MN State Fair, 2018 Fine Arts Exhibition

Professional Development Grant, Metropolitan State University, St Paul, MN.

2017

Juror’s Choice Award at the Awagami International Miniature Print Exhibition in Japan for my work Revolution XXXV :

http://miniprint.awagami.jp/ENGLISH/exhibitions/index2017.html

Juried by renowned curator Freyda Spira of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, three of my works received awards: (1) Renaissance Graphic Arts Purchase  Award and (2) three Honorable Mention awards at the 11th Biennial International Miniature Print Exhibition 2017,  Norwalk CT.

https://contemprints.org/exhibition/11th-biennial-international-miniature-print-exhibit-2017/

Third Place Award at the Paramount Center for the Arts Through My Eyes exhibition, St Cloud, MN.

Guest Juror, Enter into Art – International Miniature Print Exhibition, Cologne, Germany.

Kelley/Walfoort Professional Development Grant, Metropolitan State University, St Paul, MN.

2016

First Place Award, 57th Midwestern Invitational, Rourke Museum, Moorhead, MN.

Faculty Professional Development Grant, Metropolitan State University, St Paul, MN.

2014

Artist in Residence, Art Lab of Tractorworks Building, Minneapolis, MN.

2013

Juror’s Award, 2013 MAPC Juried Members Exhibition,Youngstown , OH.

Juror, 2013 St Paul Art Crawl poster contest, St Paul, MN.

Juror, Salute to the Arts Q Gallery, Franklin Art Center, Brainerd, MN.

2010

Art Purchase Award, Metropolitan State University’s permanent collection, St Paul, MN.

2009

Guest Juror, Central Lakes College, St. Paul, MN.

2007

Visiting Artist and Guest Juror, Macalester College, St. Paul, MN.


Solo, Two & Three Persons Exhibitions

2022           Osterøy Museum, Lonevåg, Norway (upcoming solo)

2021           American Swedish Institute (upcoming solo April 11- July 11)

2020           Brookview Park, Selections, Golden Valley, MN. (solos)

2018           The Rourke Art Gallery + Museum, Portal, Moorhead, MN. (solo)
2017           The Phipps Center for the Arts, Kaleidoscope, Hudson, WI. (solo)

                    Inver Hills Art Gallery, The Gathering Series, Inver Hills Community College, Inver Hills, MN. (solo)
2013/14     Gallery One at TractorWorks, Crossing Boundaries, Minneapolis, MN. (solo)
2011           BVU Art Gallery, Transfigurations and Meditations, Buena Vista University, Storm Lake, IA. (solo)
2009           Central Lakes College Gallery, New Work, Central Lakes College, Brainerd, MN. (solo)
2007           Concordia Gallery, Hellenic Visions, Concordia University, St.Paul, MN.
2005           Christos Restaurant, Visions of Greece, Minneapolis, MN. (solo)
2004           Faribault Art Center, Rock, Paper, Scissors, Faribault, MN.
2003           By Many Hands, Rock, Paper, Scissors, Crystal, MN.
1999           Jackson Artworks, Threads, Omaha, NE.
1996           Evelyn Matthies Studio and Gallery, Land As Body, Brainerd, MN. (solo)
1995           Pratt Institute, Voices - M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition, Brooklyn, NY. (solo)
                    New Gallery, untitled, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York.


Group Exhibitions

2020

Davidson Galleries, Fall Introductions, Seattle, WA.

Faro Cabo Mayor Art Center, III Mini Print International Cantabria, Santander Spain. (first prize)

Center for Contemporary Printmaking, 7th Biennial Footprint International Exhibition 2020, Norwalk, CT.

The National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, International Biennial Print Exhibit: 2020 R.O.C., Taichung, Taiwan. (juried)

Center for Visual Arts Gallery, Kent State University, 2020 MAPC Juried Exhibition, Kent, OH. (juried)

The 7 Arts Still Exist (international online music and arts festival during the pandemic), based out of the UK. 

Constellation Studios, Fiber Fest: Paper Pulp & Beyond, Lincoln, NE.

Douro Area Museums, 10th International Printmaking Biennial, Douro, Portugal.

Brookview Park, Artist Showcase, Golden Valley, MN.

2019

Casa-Museu Teixera Lopes, 4th Global Print Biennial, Douro, Portugal.

Muriel Guépin Gallery, Winter Blues, SOHO - NY, NY.

Manhattan Graphics Cener, 4th NY International Miniature Print Exhibition, NY, NY.

NY(G) Wall Space, Wall Space XVI, Brooklyn, NY.

Douro Area Museums, Global Print Douro, Douro, Portugal.

Hall of Awa Japanese Paper Museum, Awagami International Miniature Print Exhibition, Tokushima Pref., Japan.

St Louis Artist’s Guild, Beyond the Surface, St Louis, MO.

Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Hot off the Press, Minneapolis, MN.

Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Prints on Ice, Minneapolis, MN.

2018

Douro regional museums, 9th International Printmaking Biennial, Douro, Portugal. 

Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Stand Out Prints, Minneapolis, MN.

Art Center Faro Cabo Mayor, Impact 10: Miniprint Biennial - The Sea and Lighthouses, Santander, Spain.

Cyrus M. Running Gallery, Womens' Work (2018 Faith, Reason and World Affairs Symposium exhibition), Concordia College,

     Moorhead, MN.

The Galleries at Georgetown College, Me, You, and a Few of our Friends, Georgetown, KY.

Federation Gallery, Biennial International Miniature Print Exhibition (BIMPE), Vancouver, CA. 

The Gordon Parks Gallery of Metropolitan State University, Faculty Exhibition, Saint Paul, MN.

MCAD Gallery, The Auction at MCAD, Minneapolis, MN.

Minneapolis 2018 Parade of Homes "Dream Home" exhibition (architectural tour with Fuse), Linden Hills, Minneapolis, MN. 

Minnesota State Fair, 2018 Fine Arts exhibition, Saint Paul, MN. (C. Crist Delmonico Memorial Award)

Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Hot off the Press, Minneapolis, MN.

2017

Hall of Awa Japanese Paper Museum, Awagami International Miniature Print Exhibition, Tokushima Prefecture,

     Japan. (Juror’s Choice award)

Paramount Center for the Arts, Through My Eyes, St Cloud, MN. (juried, 3rd place award)

Manhattan Graphics Center, Members Only: Exhibition and Auction, NY, NY.

The Print Center, The 91st Annual International Exhibition, Philadelphia, PA. 

The Center for Contemporary Printmaking, 11th Biennial International Miniature Print Exhibition, Norwalk, CT. (juror's purchase     

     award and three honorable mentions)

Bendheim Gallery, 11th Biennial International Miniature Print Exhibition, Greenwich, CT.

Cultural Center in Cologne-Mülheim, Enter into Art, Cologne, Germany. 

Günter Leifheit Cultural Center, Enter into Art, Nassau, Germany. 

House Eberhard, Enter into Art, Diez, Germany. 

Utah State University, Rest in Prince, Logan, UT. 

Art Gym Gallery, imPressed - Destructive Beauty, Denver, CO. 

The Rourke Museum,  58th Midwestern Invitational: Revolution, Moorhead, MN.

Minot State University, Flat Tail Press: Forestate portfolio exhibition, Minot, ND.

Barnes and Thornburg LLP, MCAD at B & T, Minneapolis, MN.

2016

Muriel Guépin Gallery, Round it Up!, Lower East Side, NY, NY.

Arkansas Art Center, 48th Collectors Show and Sale, Little Rock, AR. 

Manhattan Graphics Center, 2nd New York International Mini Print Exhibition, NY, NY.

The Rourke Museum, 57th Midwestern Invitational: Home, Moorhead, MN. (1st place prize/95 artists)

Douro regional museums, 8th International Printmaking Biennial, Douro, Portugal. 
Virtual gallery, 1st Virtual Biennial, Douro, Portugal. 

Enter into Art, Bonn-Königswinter, Germany.

Bradbury Art Museum, 2016 Delta National Small Prints Exhibition, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AK.

Mayo Clinic Square, MN Made Here: Reflection, ​Minneapolis, MN.

Gamut Gallery, The Second Sex, Minneapolis, MN.

Morgan Conservatory, Confluence: Twelve Collaborations, (collaboration with papermaker Bridget O'Malley), Cleveland, OH.

MCAD Gallery, 2016 MCAD Faculty Biennial, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN.

Barnes and Thornburg LLP, MCAD at B & T, Minneapolis, MN.

The Southern, 99 Problems But a Print Ain't One, Charleston, SC.

2015

Douro Regional Museums, 2nd Global Print 2015, Douro, Portugal. 

Mayo Clinic Square, MN Made Here: Reflection, ​Minneapolis, MN.
Winona Art Center, POI26, Winona, MN.
McNally Smith College of Music, 2015 Art-Inspired Music Project, St Paul, MN.
Northrup King Building, Make it Move: Body and Machine, Minneapolis, MN.

Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Hot off the Press, Minneapolis, MN.

2014

The Gordon Parks Gallery, Mixed Media: The Faculty Show, Metropolitan State University, St. Paul, MN.

Highpoint Center for Printmaking, POI26, Minneapolis, MN. 
Barnes and Thornburg LLP, MCAD at B & T, Minneapolis, MN.

2013

McDonough Museum of Art, 2013 MAPC Juried Members Exhibition, Youngstown State University, Youngstown, OH. (juror's award)
MCAD Gallery, Just Curious: MCAD Faculty Exhibit, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN. 
Barnes and Thornburg LLP, MCAD at B & T, Minneapolis, MN.

Northern Prints Gallery, Un-Miniature Show, Duluth, MN.

2012

Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Prints Tokyo 2012: International Print Exhibition, Tokyo, Japan.
Barnes and Thornburg LLP, MCAD at B & T, Minneapolis, MN.
Northern Prints Gallery, Northern Memories, Duluth, MN.

2011

Northfield Arts Guild, New Impressions – Print Invitational, Northfield, MN.
MCAD Gallery, Present Tense: MCAD Faculty Exhibit, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN. 
Gordon Parks Gallery, Faculty Exhibition, Metropolitan State University, St Paul, MN. 
Northern Printmakers Gallery, All Things New, Duluth, MN. 
Northern Printmakers Gallery, Gardens of Eden, Duluth, MN. 
The Crossing Arts Alliance, BHS Alumni Art Exhibition, Brainerd, MN. 
Homewood Studios, The Northside Today: Memory, Place, Home, Community, Minneapolis, MN.

2010

MCAD Corridor Gallery, Water Rights, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN.
College of Visual Arts Gallery, Holiday Art Sale, College of Visual Arts, St Paul, MN.
Northern Prints Gallery, Northern Summer, Duluth, MN.
Northern Prints Gallery, IMPRINTS 2010 Earthday Exhibit, Duluth, MN.
St Benedictʼs College Art Gallery, Northern Prints Gallery Exhibit, St Benedictʼs College, St Cloud, MN.

2009

MCAD Gallery, Process/Practice/Action: MCAD Faculty Responds, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Mpls, MN.
Bloomington Art Center, Fresh Air, NPA Exhibit, Bloomington, MN.
The Crossing Gallery, BHS Alumni Artes Exhibition, Brainerd, MN.
NPA gallery, Paradise Lost and Regained, Northern Printmakers Alliance, Duluth, MN.
NPA gallery, Ten, Northern Printmakers Alliance, Duluth, MN.
CVA Gallery, Practice-Profess, Annual Faculty Exhibition, College of Visual Arts, St Paul, MN.

2008

Flaten Museum, Prints in Time, St, Olaf College, Northfield, MN. (curated 5-person)
Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Hot Off the Press, Minneapolis, MN.

2007

Tweed Museum, Minnesota National Print Biennial, Duluth, MN.
Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center Gallery, Macalester Faculty Exhibition, St. Paul, MN.
The Crossing Arts Alliance, BHS Alumni Art Exhibition, Brainerd, MN.
Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Prints on Ice, Minneapolis, MN.
Northern Prints Gallery, The Best of the NPA Show, Duluth, MN
Arts off Raymond, Open Studios, St Paul, MN.

2006

Katherine E. Nash Gallery, Minnesota National Print Biennial, Minneapolis, MN.
Cyrus M Running Gallery, Soul Searching, Concordia College, Moorhead, MN.
Minnetonka Center for the Arts, MCAD Faculty Exhibition, Minnetonka, MN.
Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Everything Under the Sun, Minneapolis, MN.
Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Hot off the Press, Minneapolis, MN.
The Lincoln Gallery, Group Show, St Paul, MN.
Arts off Raymond, Open Studio Event, St Paul, MN.
Anderson Center, Group Exhibition, Red Wing MN.

2005

Minnesota Museum of American Art, Art Here - 1st Friday exhibition, St Paul, MN.
Perpich Center for the Arts, Open Show and Sale, Minneapolis, MN.
Como Zoo, New Beginnings, St Paul, MN.

2004

Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Those Who Can, Minneapolis, MN.
Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Midsummer Prints, Minneapolis, MN.
Minnesota State Fair, Juried Exhibition, St. Paul, MN.
Laura H. Miles Gallery, Juried Print and Drawing Exhibition, Minnetonka Center for the Arts, Wayzata, MN.
The Gallery of the Icelandic Printmakersʼ Association, Flying Carpet, Reykjavik, Iceland.
Vasingtono Aikstes Gallery, Flying Carpet, Vilnius, Lithuania.
Alytus City Museum, Flying Carpet, Alytus, Lithuania.
Baroti Gallery, Flying Carpet, Klaipeda, Lithuania.
The Gallery of the Icelandic Printmakersʼ Association, Flying Carpet, Reykjavik, Iceland.
Frans Masereel Centrum, Flying Carpet, Kasterlee, Belgium.
Musee des Beaux- Arts, Flying Carpet, Le Locle, Switzerland.
Galerie Union-Vie du Centre Cultural de Drummonville, Flying Carpet, Quebec, Canada.
Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Flying Carpet, Minneapolis, MN.

2003

Foundation Gonzalo Torrente Ballester, Flying Carpet, Espana, Spain.
M. Zilinskas Gallery, Flying Carpet, Kaunas, Lithuania.
Estampa, Madrid International Print Fair: Flying Carpet, Madrid, Spain.
Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Three , Minneapolis, MN.
By Many Hands, Peace Exhibition, Crystal, MN.
Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Highpoint for the Holidays, Minneapolis, MN.

2002

Highpoint Center for Printmaking, False Words, Minneapolis, MN.
Jackson Artworks, Summer Group Show, Omaha, NE.
University of Nebraska at Omaha, Art Faculty Exhibition, Omaha, NE.

1998

Jackson Artworks, Holiday Group Show, Omaha, NE.

1997

University of Nebraska at Omaha, Art Faculty Exhibition, Omaha, NE.

1995

Puck Building, M.F.A. Thesis Show - Selected Exhibition, NY, NY.
Pratt Institute Library, Artist's Books, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY.
Pratt Institute Library, Ink, Pratt portfolio group, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY.

1995

450 Broadway Gallery, Small Works, NY, NY.

1994

Chemistry Building, 20th Annual Christmas Art and Exhibition Sale, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY.
Manhattan Graphics Center, Ink, NY, NY.
New Gallery, Ink, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY.
Cyrus M. Running Gallery, The Hartz Collection, Concordia College, Moorhead, MN.


Collections

The National Taiwan Museum of Fine Art, Taiwan.

Faro Cabo Mayor Art Center, Cantabria, Spain.

Douro area museums, Douro, Portugal.

Rourke Art Museum, Moorhead, MN.

Georgetown College, Georgetown, KY.

Renaissance Graphic Arts, Ivyland, PA.

Manhattan Graphics Center, New York, NY.

Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN.
Montefiore Hospital, New York, NY.

Metropolitan State University, St Paul, MN.
Central Lakes College, Brainerd, MN.
The New York Public Library, New York, NY.
Pratt Institute Library, Brooklyn, NY.
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY.
Several private collections

Education

1995           M.F.A., Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY. Major: Printmaking Minor: Drawing and Painting
1993           B.A., Concordia College, Moorhead, MN.  Majors: Art, Communications

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