Born Verona, Wisconsin



MFA Claremont Graduate University, Ca

BA Witswaterstrand, University of Johannesburg, South Africa

Harrington Institute of design, Chicago, IL

University of Illinois At Chicago, Chicago, IL

University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin



2006 Claremont Graduate university fellowship


Artist residency

2006 The Painters edge, Ca


Work experience

Teaching contemporary painting, Kline academy, culver city, ca

Teaching assistant, Scripps College, three dimensional design, Ca

Guest Lecture, Chaffey College, LA, CA


Group Exhibitions

2007 LA county museum of art, sales and rental gallery, LA, CA

2007 “GLAMFA” Csu gallery, Long Beach,ca

2007 Synchronic, Arena 1, hanger airport, santa monica, ca

2007 “Women’s art festival by women” Assistant curator Los Angeles county museum of art Sara Cochran, city council gallery, Long Beach, Ca

2007 “Out of context” Santa monica,  Hanger Airport, La, CA

2006 “Enter Exit” Installation show, Peggy Phelps Gallery

2006 “Natural Flavors” Peggy Phelps gallery, Claremont Graduate University, CA

2006 “I like you” Peggy Phelps Gallery, Claremont Graduate University, CA

2005 Jonathan Kent Gallery, LA, CA

2005 Art For Justice, Santa Monica, CA

2005 Form Function, Future, Santa Monica, CA

2005 Auction, Burn Center Hospital, Sherman Oaks, CA

2004 Municipal Art Gallery, LA, CA

2004 Venice Village Walk, Santa Monica, CA

2004 Venice Art Collective, Venice, CA

2004 Santa Monica Art Studios, Santa Monica, CA


Solo Exhibitions

2010 "Haute" Wignall Contemporary Art Museum, CA

2007 “Torsos and Gestures” Manhattan art Center, Manhatten Beach, CA

2007 “Rupture” East Gallery MFA show Claremont, CA

2006  “Today, It doesn’t matter what day…” Installation gallery, Claremont Graduate University

2005 “New Paintings, Santa Monica Art Studios, Santa Monica, CA