Exhibitions + Artists Talks

  • Artist Workshop, Bridging the Digital Printing and Fabrication Divide, Women’s Caucus for Arts
    National Conference: Bridge the Gap, New York City, February 2019

  • Utility, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati Ohio, January 2019

  • Student Works, Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, Birmingham Michigan, January 2019

  • Emerging Artist | Artist Emerging, the Art Kettle, Manchester Michigan, January 2019

  • Artist Talk, Emerging Artist | Artist Emerging, the Art Kettle, Manchester Michigan, January 2019

  • Pop-Ya, Trustarts Studio, Ann Arbor Michigan, December 2018

  • Dear Womanhouse, the Art Kettle, Manchester Michigan, October 2018

  • Artist Talk, Dear Womanhouse, the Art Kettle, Manchester Michigan, November 2018

  • Manchester Ties, the Art Kettle, Manchester Michigan, September 2018

  • Common Ground, 22 North Gallery, Ypsilanti Michigan, July 2018

  • Sculpture Park, Riverside Arts Center, Ypsilanti Michigan, May 2018

  • FUNction, Janice Charach Gallery, Jewish Community Center of Metro Detroit, Bloomfield Hills Michigan, March 2018

  • Permeable Spaces: Solo Show, 22 North Gallery, Ypsilanti Michigan, March 2018

  • Graduate Thesis Show, University Gallery, Eastern Michigan University, March 2018

  • Artist Talk, Painting Seminar, Eastern Michigan University, March 2018

  • Trustarts Group Show, Adrian Center for the Arts, Adrian, Michigan, February 2018

  • Go Figure 20, Riverside Art Center, Ypsilanti, Michigan, October 2017

  • International Contemporary Furniture Fair, New York, New York, May 2017

  • Spring Exhibition, College for Creative Studies, Detroit, Michigan, May 2017

  • Artist Talk, Graduate Symposium, Eastern Michigan University, March 2017

  • Graduate Show, Eastern Michigan University, February 2017

  • Master Pieces, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio, July-August 2016

  • Graduate Studio Walk, Eastern Michigan University, March 2016

  • Graduate Show, Eastern Michigan University, February 2016

  • Midwest Furniture Zoku, Ann Arbor Art Center, February 2016

  • Artist Talk, Midwest Furniture Zoku, Ann Arbor Art Center, February 2016

Design Education

Bachelor of Arts in Industrial Design and Visual Communication Design, Purdue University, 1988

Master of Fine Arts in Studio Arts with an emphasis in furniture design and interior design, Eastern Michigan University, 2018

Work History

Large Scale Art Installations University of Michigan Center for Specialty Care, Brighton Michigan, 2018

Executive Director | Curator the Art Kettle, Manchester Michigan, 2018 to present

Freelance Interior Design, Graphic Design 1996 to present

Interior Design and Custom Furnishings for Life Learning Community K-12 blended learning school, 2012

Robotics Mentor for FIRST Robotics Team 830, 2012-16 + for FIRST Tech Challenge Team 7305, 2013-16

Art Educator K-12, Washtenaw Christian Academy, Saline, Michigan 2010-2011

Senior Designer Gelman Sciences, Ann Arbor, Michigan 1995-1996

Visiting Adjunct Assistant Professor The University of Michigan School of Art, Ann Arbor, Michigan 1991-1992

Creative Director and CEO Meader & Meader Marketing and Design, Ann Arbor, Michigan 1990-95