ABOUT

Bio

Born 1981, Dallas, TX                                                                                                                                             Live and work in Austin, TX

Education

BFA, 2004, Painting, Boston University

Professional

2015-Current Owner/Operator, Big Bismuth LLC, Austin, TX

2015-Current, Teaching Artist, Art School at Laguna Gloria, Austin, TX

Teaching Artist, Austin Tinkering School, Austin, TX

2014-Current Teaching Artist, St. Andrews Episcopal School, Austin, TX

2011-2015 Lead Craftsman + Project Manager, Hatch Workshop, Austin, TX

2013-Current Art Director, Global Youth Peace Summit, Amala Foundation, Austin, TX

2011 Teaching Artist, Theater Action Project, Austin, TX

2010 Consultant/Craftsman, Sculpture Studio of Rick Lazes, Charlotte, NC

2008-2010 Owner, Twin Techniques Design+Build, Austin, TX

2006-2008 Lead Craftsman + Project Manager, Joseph Zambarano Woodworks, Austin, TX

2006-2008 Teaching Artist, City of Austin Parks and Recreation Dept., Austin, TX

Selected Exhibitions

2016 Gold and Shadow, Dimension Gallery, Austin, TX                                                                                                             Art City Austin, Austin, TX

2015 Heavy, Dimension Gallery, Austin, TX

2015 Peoples Gallery, City Hall, Austin, TX

2013 Alchemia, Polyglot Gallery, Austin, TX

2008 Mehndi Mashup, Big Medium, Austin, TX

2006 Japanese Government Railways, Hibernia Arts, Dallas, TX
        Faculty Exhibition, Dougherty Arts Center, Austin, TX

Residencies

2015 Campismo O Tomanco, Louriçal, Portugal

2013 Tenderheart School, Faridabad, India

Public Works

2013-Current Red Swing Project, Worldwide Open-Source Installations

2012 Mural de Los Niños, Meadowbrook Public Housing Community, Austin, TX

2010 Transmutational Whiplash, Manor Middle School, Manor, TX

2008 Lo Nuestro, El Cristo Rey Catholic Church, Austin, TX

Permanent Collections

University of Texas, Austin

University of Colorado, Boulder

University of Tennessee, Knoxville

University of California, Santa Barbara

City of Austin TX