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Houston, Texas


2022 Elizabeth Warren’s Ear, F, Houston, TX
2020 I Would Love You If You Looked Like This:, Maximillian William, London, UK
2019 Good One Two, Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart, Houston, TX
2018 IV pronounced like Intravenous Therapy but this is also the fourth fountain, Culture Hole, Dallas, TX
2018 A Two Page Paper on Impasse, The Reading Room, Dallas, TX
2017 Art Show!, Art League Houston, TX

Last Laugh, SP/N Gallery, Richardson, TX

LGBTQIA+, 500x, Dallas, TX (curated by Chuck & George)
Spring/Break Art Show, 625 Madison Ave., NY (curated by Trale Tevis)

Texas Toast, Co-Lab Projects, Austin, TX
Chaos! (7),
Ro2 Art Gallery, Dallas, TX
Intermediate – The Modern, Fort Worth, TX

Chaos!!!!!!, Ro2 Art Gallery, Dallas, TX
New Texas Talent, Craighead Green Gallery, Dallas, TX
Loomis (curated by Jesse Morgan Barnett), Thomas Kinkade Gallery, Fort Worth, TX 
Oasis, Matchbox Gallery at Rice University, Houston TX
Banana Splint, Solar Studios, Rice University, Houston, TX

The Big Show, Lawndale Art Center, Houston, TX

Not Like the Other, Performance Art Houston, Instagram
Make Time
, East/West Galleries, Texas Woman’s University, Denton
The Big Show, Lawndale Art Center, Houston, TX
Substance and Substrate, 500x, Dallas, TX
Dimpled, Twisted, and Buried, Fresh Arts, Houston, TX

Debtfair, Art League Houston, TX
Aurora Residency Exhibition, Sojourn Montrose of Houston, TX
“Summer Party Too” Sponsored by Lone Star Beer, Hello Project Gallery, Houston, TX
The Big Show, Lawndale Art Center, Houston, TX
Typically Esoteric, galleryHomeland, Houston, TX

2018 Tuesday Evenings at The Modern Lecture series (with Shelby David Meier)
Recycle Trucks, design for the City’s Recycling Program, Houston, TX
2014 Onsite installation at the Texas Contemporary Art Fair, George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston, TX

Residencies and Awards

2018 New American Paintings #138 West
2016 Clare Hart DeGolyer Memorial Fund, Dallas Museum of Art
2016 February Bitres, Co-Lab Projects, Austin
2015 Aurora Residency, Sojourn Heights of Houston
2014 Undergraduate Professional Development Travel Grant, University of Texas at Austin
2013 Summer Residency, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Ox-Bow
2012 Undergraduate Research Fellowship, University of Texas at Austin


“sitting uncomfortably” (The Debutante)

Interview with Trale Tevis (Office)
“It is cynical” Rochelle Roberts (Art of Choice)

“paintings that caught my eye – Fay Sanders (Two Coats of Paint)

Tuesday Evening at The Modern (Lecture with Shelby David Meier)
“dispelled the need for any previous art knowledge” – Christopher Blay (Glasstire)

Oasis – Matchbox Gallery
“authentic silliness” – Betsy Huete (Glasstire)

A Two Page Paper on Impasse – The Reading Room Dallas
“the circular nature of human effort”  – Jennifer Smart (D Magazine)
“we only have 1049days8hours26minutes24seconds left” – Colette Copeland (Eutopia)
“finding the personal in the truly ubiquitous” – Danielle Avram (Dallas Morning News)

Make Time – Texas Woman’s University
“you’d think they’d have self-immolated by now” – Christina Rees (Glasstire)
Top Five Art Events in Texas – Glasstire

The Big Show – Lawndale Art Center
“quintessentially Houston” – Joelle Jameson (AEQAI)

Dimpled, Twisted, and Buried – Fresh Arts
“gross” – Betsy Huete (Glasstire)

Typically Esoteric – GalleryHomeland
“disaster waiting to happen” – Catherine D. Anspon (Papercity)

You Are Here – Texas Contemporary Art Fair
“pathetic” – Bill Davenport (Glasstire)
“hardly necessary” – Robert Boyd (The Great God Pan Is Dead)
“helpful” – Michael Hardy (On the Town – Houstonia)