Resume and CV

 

EDUCATION

2020 BA K-12 Art Education, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO

(anticipated graduation 2020)

2020 BA Studio Art - Digital Fabrication, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO

(anticipated graduation 2020)


 

EXPERIENCE

University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, Co — Digital Fabrication Laboratory Technician 

AUGUST 2017 - CURRENT

  • Maintained and Repaired 3D Printers and Digital Fabrication Equipment:.

    • Troubleshooting and repairs including technical and physical (soldering and installation)

    • Computer technical support including setting up networks, software and synchronization. 

  • Weekly Digital Fabrication Workshops:

    • Assisted students in developing their ideas and translating them into to printable objects.  

  • Studio Support

    • Assisted professors and students with their daily functions including: ceramic kiln loading, bronze casting, printshop technical support, photography equipment support and general equipment maintenance.  

 

Firehouse Art Center, Longmont, Co —Artist in Resident

MAY 2019 - OCT 2019

  • Designed and orchestrated a creation space for members of the community to collaborate

    • Envision, UNCO, local High Schools, performing and musical Groups   

  • Taught art making workshops

  • Developed promotional materials and opportunities 

  • Coordinated a team of artists for day to day activities.

  • Curated 2 exhibitions

  • Managed finances, inventory, ordering and receiving, health permits, advertising, food, and other daily operations.  


 

Current Tattooing, San Jose, CA — Tattoo Artist

2013 -CURRENT

  • Designed art for clientele

  • Created websites, business cards and other marketing materials

  • Curated annual art exhibitions

  • Managed a team of artists

  • Established two new shop locations 

  • Taught workshops in artmaking and machine building


 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Knowledge Quest Academy, Miliken, Co - 8 Week art programs

Current

Chappelow Arts Magnet School, Greeley, Co - 8 Week STEAM :Video Game design

2019

Black Rocket Productions - Boulder, Co - 9 Week STEAM program: Video Game Design, 3D Modeling, Augmented Reality and Robotics

2019

Art Club - Pete Mirich - 8 Week interdisciplinary art program: Video Game design, Robotics, Animation, Programming

2019

 

COLLABORATION/CURATION

Working Artist Project - Residency - Interactive Collaborative Exhibition,Firehouse, Longmont, CO 

2019

Why Ducks, Why? - Interactive Music Collaborative Performance, Campus Commons, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO

2019

Working Artist Project - Interactive Collaborative Exhibition, Mariani Gallery, Greeley, CO 

2019

Canvas, Cameras, Carbs & Crash - Music Collaboration, Norton Theatre, Greeley, CO

2018

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019- Garden Theater - Greeley, Co

2019- Annual Student Show, Juroried - Campus Commons Gallery, University of Northern

2019 - Start Salon - Zoes Event Center, Greeley, Co

2018- Annual Student Show, Mariani Gallery, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO

2018 - Music Collaboration Canvas, Cameras, Carbs & Crash - Concert: - University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO

2017 - Landscapes - Magnetic Tattoo, Fort Collins, CO

2017 - Portraits - Magnetic Tattoo, Fort Collins, CO

2017 -Year of the Rooster - Current Tattooing, San Jose, CA

2016 - Year of the Monkey - Current Tattooing, San Jose, CA

2014 - Grim Reaper - Polished Tattooing, San Jose, CA

2013 - Bodyart - Eye of the Tiger Tattoo, San Francisco, CA

2013 - Opening Exhibition -Polished Tattooing, Willow Glen, CA

2012 - Ukiyo-e - Salvation Tattoo, San Jose, CA

2012 - Opening Exhibition - Ocean Avenue Tattoo, San Francisco, CA

2011 - Opening Exhibition - Guru Tattoo, San Jose, CA

 

Awards

2019 - Annual Student Art Show 1st Place

2018 - Angie-Southard Award Semi-Finalist

 

PUBLICATIONS

2019 - Art Education

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015 - Solo Exhibition -Current Tattooing, San Jose, CA

2012 - Solo Exhibition - Guru Tattoo, San Jose, CA

 

CONVENTIONS

2016 - Colorado Tattoo Convention and Exhibition - National Western Complex, Denver, CO

2015 - Portland Tattoo Expo - Portland Expo Center, Portland, OR

2013 - Ink Slingers Ball - The Saint Mary, San Diego, CA 

2013-2015 - Salt Lake City International Tattoo Convention  - Salt Palace, Salt Lake City, UT

2012-2016 - Seattle Tattoo Expo - Exhibition Hall at Seattle Center, Seattle, WA

2010-2016 - Lady Luck 13 Annual Tattoo Arts Convention -Circus Circus, Reno, NV

2008-2015 - Bay Area Tattoo Convention  - SFO Regency Ballroom, Burlingame, CA