1998-2002           Savannah College of Art and Design, Bachelor of Fine Arts in Illustration





2014                 Paul Art Space Residency, St. Louis, MO

2006                        Peoples Choice Award for the Outwin Bocheever Portrait Competition at the Smithsonian   National Portrait Gallery.  Director Marc Pachter, Jurors; Trevor Fairbrothrer, Tehlma Golden, Sidey Goodman, and Katy Siegel.

2005                        Honorable Mention award for the Neo Show at the Cleveland Museum of Art Director Katherine Reid, Jurors: Jane Farver, Louis Grachos, and Jeffery Grove.

2002                 Winner of the American Society of Portrait Artist Scholarship





2016                        Cat Art Show LA 2: The Sequel, Think Tank Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2015                  Performing Whiteness Performing Blackness, Allegany College,

                          Meadville, PA 

2014                   Good Job Everybody, Tiger Strikes Android Galley, Brooklyn, NY

2011                   I Can’t Hear the Revolution, Galapagos Art Space, Brooklyn, NY

                                    Springz Here, Willson & Gary Contemporary, New York, NY

                          Superheroes, Casta Maria Center for the Arts, curated by Sabrina Wirth, Bronx, NY

                                    Team Work, Allan Nederpelt Gallery, curated by Eva Schmidt, New York, NY

2010                        Under The Radar: Group Show, Front Street Gallery, curated by Marc Dennis, Brooklyn, NY

2009                        The Boom Collective, Helec and Wirth, New York, NY

2007                        311 Group Exhibition, 55 Pearl St, New York, NY

The 30th Small Works Exhibition, 80 Washington Square East Galleries, New York, NY 

2006                        The Outwin Bocheever Portrait Competition, The National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C.

2006                        The Square Show Art Gotham, , New York, NY

2005                        The Neo Show, The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH

2004                        Lust, FE Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

2003                        Portraits, The Red Gallery, Savannah, GA

                                    Red, The Savannah Gallery, Atlanta, GA

                                    Red on Red, The Red Gallery, Savannah, GA

                                    Student Showcase, May Poetter Gallery, Savannah, GA

                                    Large Works, Alexander Gallery, Savannah, GA

2002                        The Annual Telfair Art show, Telfair Museum of Art, Savannah, GA

                                    Collective Conscious, Oglethorpe Gallery, Savannah, GA

                                    Three Visions of You, The D.A.C Gallery, Savannah, GA

                                    Dog Days of Summer, The Red Gallery, Savannah, GA

                                    Moving Medium, The Starlander Gallery, Savannah, GA

                                    SX Diaries, The Starlander Gallery, Savannah, GA

2001                        Small Works, Venus De Milo, Savannah, GA

                                    Large Works, Bergen Gallery, Savannah, GA


Print Media


                                    American Art Collector, International Artist Publishing Inc. issue 103, May 2014

Home By Novogratz, Artisian New York, 2012

Washingtonian, Washingtonian Magazine Inc. V 47, issue 5, February 2012

Washingtonian, Washingtonian Magazine Inc. V 46, issue 12, September 2011

Rue Magazine, Rue Media Group Inc, issue 5, May 2011

Washington Post, Patent Verdict: 'Awesome' – A New Old Museum Shows How Well It Can Draw by Adriane Quinlan, Washington Post Staff Writer, July 2, 2006

Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition Exhibition Catalog, National Portrait Gallery Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, essay by Dave Hickey, in conjunction with exhibition; July 1 – February, 2007

The Chronicle, Alumnus Wins Smithsonian's people's Choice Award- by Amanda Tower, The Chronicle Staff Writer, Friday, September 29, 2006

Northern Ohio Live, July 2005

The Akron Beacon Journal, 'Neo Show' struts best of regional artist – Nearly 1,300 artist entered competition narrowed to 80 pieces by Dorothy Shinn, Beacon Journal art critic, July 10, 2005

                                    Cleveland Scene, July 13, 2005

                                    Cleveland Free Times, July 19, 2005

                                    Currents, July 21, 2005

                                    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Section C, Saturday, Dec. 6, 2003

                                    Business Report, publication of Savannah business report journal. 2003

                                    The 2003 Telfair Ball Auction Annual, publication of Telfair Museum of Art. 2003

                                    The Savannah Morning News, Savannah Press, 2002 

The 11th Applied Arts Photography & Illustration Annual, Applied Arts Magazine 2002          

                                    The Portrait Signature,V1, The American Society of Portrait Artists, 2002.

Illustrious 2001. Publication of the Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah, GA 2001         

                                    The Chronicle. Publication of the Savannah College of Art & Design. 2000

Seasons of Savannah. Publication of the Savannah College of Art & Design, GA 2000



Online Periodicals


Carolina Miranda, “Patrick Swayze with cat, and other paintings you will see at L.A.’s second annual Cat Art Show,” Los Angele Times, March 10, 2016

Think Tank Gallery, “Cat art show LA 2: The Sequel,” Juxtapoz, February 7, 2016

Shaunacy Ferro, “Another Cat Art Show is Coming to L.A.,” Mental Floss, February 26, 2016





Home by Novogratz, Season 1,“Pat & Rika’s Cozy Williamsburg Condo,” HGTV, Brooklyn, NY, August 13, 2011