2004 - MFA Ohio University, Athens, Ohio. major: painting.
2000 - BFA Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, Ohio. major: painting.
solo and collaborative exhibitions
"few people", Greusslich Contemporary, Berlin, Germany.
“Gorgon”, Greusslich Contemporary, Berlin, Germany.
"Barrier", permanent collaborative installation (with Andrew Jacob Schell), Yellowstone Art Museum, Billings, MT.
“Pre-Fab and Fortified!”, collaboration with Andrew Schell, Mahan Gallery, Columbus, OH.
“I’m Hunting Myself. The Unattainable Prize.”, collaboration with Andrew Schell, Yellowstone Art Museum, Billings, MT.
“(I) are already arriving: a question of integrity. or, coping with a corporeal snafu.”, Collaborative exhibition with Andrew Schell, Northcutt Steele Gallery, MSU – Billings, Billings MT.
"alive in the fracture, dreaming of neverwonderland" Semantics Gallery, Cincinnati, OH.
"all of this happened when we were asleep…" Mahan Gallery, Columbus, OH.
“Painting Coast to Coast”, Elaine L. Jacob Gallery, Detroit MI. Curated by Adrian Hatfield.
“A Glimpse Inward”, Charlotte Street Foundation, Kansas City, MO. Curated by Caleb Taylor.
“fertilizing utopias”, SOIL Gallery, Seattle, WA.
“Urban/Suburban 2008”, Epsten Gallery, Overland Park, KS. (Kansas City)
“Painting 2008”, group exhibition, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor MI
“Urban/Suburban 2007”, Epsten Gallery, Overland Park, KS. (Kansas City)
“Splice: Art and Technology”, Jesse Wilber Gallery, Bozeman MT.
"Beauty, Intensity, and The Sublime", group exhibition, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, MI.
"The Joan Mitchell Foundation 2004-05 MFA Grant Recipients", group exhibition, CUE Art Foundation, New York, NY.
“Winners”, two person exhibition, Kunstverein INGAN, Berlin, Germany.
"Visiting Faculty Exhibition", Bingham Gallery, University of Missouri, Columbia, Columbia, MO.
“Big Dumb Inactive Meat Reaction”, Majestic Galleries, Nelsonville OH.
“Group Show”, ROY G BIV Gallery, Columbus, OH.
“Invitational”, Majestic Galleries, Nelsonville, OH.
“Ohio Art League Annual Fall Juried Exhibition”, Juror: Helen Molesworth, curator: Wexner Center, Columbus, OH. Fort Hayes Gallery, Columbus, OH.
“Already Played”, Schopf Gallery on Lake, Chicago, IL.
“Icon”, Ohio University Seigfred Gallery, Athens, OH.
“Drawings”, Ridges Gallery, Athens, OH.
“First Day, First Year”, Ridges Gallery, Athens, OH.
“Recent BFA Graduates”, BK Smith Gallery, Lake Erie College, Painesville, OH.
2011: -"Kunst und Gesellschaft: Welche Kunst? Welche Gesellschaft?", by Peter Lodermeyer. Cover Article of Junge_Kunst Magazin, Nr. 89, Ritterbach Verlag, 2011.
2011: -"Gorgon Span", catalog of recent works with critical essay by Peter Lodermeyer, published in association with Greusslich Contemporary, Berlin, Germany.
2009: -"Rollin Beamish - Fehlschluss: Über die Widersprüche Unserer Lebenswelt", by Peter Lodermeyer. Junge_Kunst Magazin, Nr. 79, Ritterbach Verlag, 2009.
2008: -"YAM Exhibition Explores Consumerism and Society", by Jaci Webb. The Billings Gazette, Billings Montana. Thurs. April 3, 2008.
Awards and Residencies
2013: Joan Mitchell Foundation AiR Program, New Orleans, LA, artist residency and fellowship. (upcoming)
2012: Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA), artist residency and fellowship, Amherst, VA.
2005-06: Fulbright Grant, Institute for International Education, New York, NY.
2004: Joan Mitchell Foundation MFA Grant, Joan Mitchell Foundation, New York, NY.
Assistant Professor, Painting and Drawing, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT.
AY 2004-05 -
Visiting Professor of Painting and Drawing, University of Missouri - Columbia, Columbia, MO.
Graduate Teaching Assistant and instructor of record, Ohio University School of Art Foundations Program, Ohio University, Athens, OH.
Other Professional Experience
Panel Discussion Participant and Guest Lecturer, in conjunction with the “Painting Coast to Coast” exhibition. School of Fine Arts, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI.
Guest Lecturer: Charlotte Street Foundation, Kansas City, MO.
Guest Lecturer: Yellowstone Art Museum, Billings, MT.
Guest Lecturer: Emerson Cultural Arts Center, Bozeman, MT.
Visiting Artist and Lecturer: Montana State University– Billings, Billings, MT.
Visiting Artist and Lecturer: Wayne State University, Detroit, MI.