Curriculum Vitae


Exhibitions

2015

“50th Anniversary Show“ Meyer Gallery, Park City, Utah                                                                                                                                                              
“91st Spring Salon” Springville Museum of Art, Springville, UT                                                       “30th Spirtual and Religious Art of Utah” Springville Museum of Art, Springville, UT

2014

“Memisis“ Meyer Gallery, Park City, Utah                                                                                           “Pressure of Perfection” Solo Exhibition, Alvin Gittins Gallery, Salt Lake City, UT     “Contemporary Figurative Exhibition“ Susan Powell Fine Art, Madison, CT
“90th Spring Salon” Springville Museum of Art, Springville, UT                                                       “29th Spirtual and Religious Art of Utah” Springville Museum of Art, Springville, UT
“MFA Interim Show” Alvin Gittins Gallery, Salt Lake City, UT

2013

“Winter Showcase” Photo Collective, Salt Lake City, UT
“Art of the Portrait Exhibition” PSOA Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA
“89th Spring Salon” Springville Museum of Art, Springville, UT
“Artists of Utah, 35 Under 35” Finch Lane Gallery, Salt Lake City, UT
“Public Display of Awarkness” Alvin Gittins Gallery, Salt Lake City, UT

2012

“27th Religious Show” Springville Museum of Art, Springville, UT
“The 27th Chelsea International Fine Art Competition” Agora Gallery, NY, NY
“Backlash: On Women’s Basic Rights and Freedoms”, SOHO20 Gallery Chelsea, NY, NY
“Stop & Staring II” Gallery Ho, New York, NY
”Wish You Were Here” A.I.R. Gallery, New York, NY
“2012 NoMAA Grantees Exhibition” NoMAA Gallery, New York, NY
“Art of the Portrait Exhibition” PSOA Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA
“10th National Juried Show” Ceres Gallery, NY, NY
“Women in the Heights” Group Show, NoMAA Gallery, NY, NY
“Collector’s Choice” Group Show, Sylvia White Gallery, Ventura, CA

2011

“Small Works” Group Show, NYC City Hall, NY, NY
“Emergence” Group Show, Blooming Arts Festival, NY, NY
“Look Up” NoMAA Art Auction, Moet Hennessey Building, NY, NY
“Single Fare 2: Please Swipe Again” Group Show, Sloan Fine Art, NY, NY
“Women in the Heights” Group Show, NoMAA Gallery, NY, NY

2010

“Team Work” Group Show, Alan Nederpelt Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
“BYU Alumni Show” B.F. Larson Gallery, Provo, UT

2009

“The Classical Portrait” Solo Exhibition, B. F. Larson Gallery, Provo, UT
“BYU Annual Student Show” B. F. Larson Gallery, Provo, UT
“BYU Life Drawing Show” B. F. Larson Gallery, Provo, UT                

Awards

2015

Art Renewal Center Finalist                  Winner, Utrecht Mother's Day Art Cometition

2014

Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant
“Director’s Award” Springville Museum of Art
“Purchase Award” Springville Museum of Art
Gospel Vision of the Arts Scholarship
Workshop Scholarship for the Center for Academic Study and Naturalist Painting

2013

Posey Foundation Scholarship
Portrait Society of America International Competition, Award of Exceptional Merit
The Artists Magazine: Full Page Ad

2012

“Best of Show”, Portrait Society of America International Competition
Silver Brushes LTD. Brush Sponsorship
“Finalist”, Agora Gallery 27th International Fine Art Competition
“21 Under 31”, Southwest Art Magazine
Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance Grant Recipient, NY, NY

2009

Jim Wilcox Scholarship, Wilcox Gallery Jackson Hole, WY
Juror’s Choice Award, 2009 BYU Annual Student Show
1st Prize Best Gesture, 3rd Prize overall, BYU Life Drawing Show

2008

BYU Talent Award
Watkins Grant

Work

Painting and Drawing Instructor, Utah Valley University 2014-Present                          Painting Instructor, University of Utah 2013–2014
Figure Drawing Instructor, Brigham Young University 2012–2013
Studio Painter, Jeff Koons LLC 2010–2012

 

Education

MFA, University of Utah (expected 2014)
Grand Central Academy 2012
Art Students League of New York 2011–2012
Apprenticed in the studio of William Whitaker 2008–2009
BFA, Brigham Young University 2009

 

Publications

2015

The Moth Magazine Winter 2015              2015 Art Renewal Center Salon Catalogue

2014

“A Contemporary Mirror” the Artist’s Magazine April 2014                                        Catalogue Cover for The Springville Museum of Art 90th Annual Spring Salon

2013

“Mary Sauer: Painterly Style with a Contemporary Vibe” International Artist Magazine January 2013

2012

Magazine Cover, American Art Collector August 2012
“21 Under 31”, Southwest Art September 2012
“Art of the Portrait: 14th Annual Award Winners Showcase” International Artist Magazine September 2012