Education

   University of North Carolina-Greensboro, B.A. in Studio Art

    University of Georgia, B.S.W. in Social Work

    University of Georgia, M.S.W. in Social Work

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019 The Intentional Hand: A Photographic Exhibition of Manipulated Imagery, Dallas, TX, May

2019 kindred, Savannah, GA, April

2019 Inaugural, Chapel Hill, NC April

2018 Click! First Annual Photobook Exhibition, Horse and Buggy Press, Durham, NC

2018        Murmurations, Visual Arts Exchange, Raleigh, NC, October 

2018       Catching Ourselves, Cary Arts Center Gallery, Cary, NC: February

2018      the fence, U.S. traveling exhibition, (Durham, NC)

2017     the imperfect lens, A.Smith Gallery, Johnson City, TX, (Susan Burnstine, juror)

2017     Beyond the Selfie, Southeast Center for Photography, Greenville, SC (Miss Anelia, juror)

2016    Flight, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, VT (Laura Moya, juror)

2016    “childhood”, A. Smith Gallery, Johnson City, Texas (Tom Chambers, juror)

2015    Center Forward, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, Colorado (Juror, Hamidah Glasgow)

2015    Phone Home Durham, Power Plant Gallery, Durham, North Carolina

2015    The Third Annual Will Grossman Memorial Photo Competition, Through This Lens Gallery, Durham, North Carolina (Juror Panel Kenneth Rodgers: Director NCCU      Art Museum; Dan Gottlieb Photographer and Director of Planning and Design North Carolina Museum of Art; Barbara Tyroler: Co-director CLICK Triangle  Photography Consortium)

2014    Pixel and Grain: Regional Photography Exhibition, Durham, North Carolina (Juror Jeff Whetstone, UNC Professor of Art)

2014    Kiernan Gallery,Lexington,  Virginia,Take Flight, (Juror Jennifer Schlesinger Hanson, Verve Gallery of Photography)

2013    Kiernan Gallery , Lexington, Virginia: Alter Ego: (Juror Stephen Sheffield, Cornell University)         

 Solo Exhibitions 

2019 Sweeping the Graves, Fairhope, Al, April

2018        Sweeping the Graves, Suntrust Gallery, Durham, NC, October

2017    The Leaving, Horace Williams House, Chapel-Hill, NC; June

2016    Finding Place, Through This Lens, Durham, NC; November

Upcoming Exhibitions

2019        Horse and Buggy Press, Durham, NC, October

Recognitions 

2018 The Royal Photographic Society 

nominated for 100 Heroines

2018   Regional winner

             the fence- category "creatures"

2017    Director's Choice Award

              "the imperfect lens"

2017      Visitor's Choice Award             

              "the imperfect lens"

2016      Photolucida Critical Mass Finalist

2016      Juror’s Choice Award

              “childhood”

2015      Finalist/Honorable Mention

              Will Grossman Memorial Photo Competition    

2014      Juror’s Choice Award

              Take Flight

 Press

   The Hand Magazine: Issue 20: 2018

    Diffusion: Volume 9: Fall 2017

   SHOTS: Issue No.137: Autumn 2017

    MotherfStop: August 2017

    The Cortland Review: Issue 73

    R.K.V.R.Y. Quarterly: Fall 2016

    Kiernan Gallery Blog: Feature: March 2014

         

Teaching

             January-June 2018 Creative Mentor: Durham Art Guild/Durham Public Schools

             January-June 2017 Creative Mentor; Durham Art Guild/Durham Public Schools             

             June 2015; Photography in the Present Moment workshop;   Plymouth, mass