Curriculum Vitae

Education

Columbia College Chicago 600 S. Michigan Avenue Chicago, Illinois Bachelor of Arts, Photography Program September 2005- December 2008 Dean’s list GPA 3.818

Employment 
Freelance Event and Portrait Photographer
April 2008 – Current 
Glitter Guts Photography
October 2013 – Current
Teaching
Marwen Chicago, Illinois 312.944.2418
Teaching Artist, September 2011- Current  Teaching Assistant,  September 2009 -August 2011
• Teaching class in digital and darkroom photography to undeserved students
Early Exposures Workshop Chicago, Illinois 773.924.0220
Teaching Artist, June-August  2010-2016
•Taught photography to 7 - 13 year old students from high risk backgrounds 
Columbia College Chicago Chicago, Illinois 312.369.7392 
Teaching Assistant, January 2008 – December 2008
•Assisted students with silver gelatin printing •Mixed chemistry and maintain darkroom 
•Instructed students on proper use of equipment
Assisting
Rogovin Collection Forest Park, Illinois 708.366.5535
Assistant, April 2008 -  Current
•Scanning original prints and basic retouching of images  • Organizing collection
Armstrong-Johnston Chicago, Illinois 773.717.0722
Archival Processing Assistant  Johnson Publishing Project
November 2011- June 2012
• Processing the archive for Johnson Publishing Company
David Plowden Photography Winnetka, Illinois 847.446.2793 
Assistant, November 2010 - March 2012
• Retouching fine art scans • Maintaining photography archive

Exhibitions 
2017
You Ain't Seen Nasty Yet
, Group Exhibition, Moonlight Studios Makers Mart- A Benefit for RefugeeOne, The Lilith Fund & MAC, Group Exhibition, GMan Tavern
20th Annual Bike Winter Art Show
, Group Exhibition, Convert Loft 2016
Marwen Art Fair, Group Exhibition, Susan and Steven Berkowitz Gallery
Bike Club
, Solo Show, TCC Gallery 19th Annual Bike Winter Art Show, Group Exhibition, Motor Row Gallery enLIGHTen, Group Exhibition, Chicago Sinai 2015 Marwen Art Fair, Group Exhibition, Susan and Steven Berkowitz Gallery 18th Annual Bike Winter Art Show, Group Exhibition, Genesis Art 2014 St. Ratick's Day Art Show, Group Exhibition, Ground Control Gallery Marwen Art Fair, Group Exhibition, Susan and Steven Berkowitz Gallery 17th Annual Bike Winter Art Show, Group Exhibition, Ancien Cycles 2013 Marwen Art Fair, Group Exhibition, Susan and Steven Berkowitz Gallery 16th Annual Bike Winter Art Show, Group Exhibition, Gallery F 2012 Marwen Art Fair, Group Exhibition, Susan and Steven Berkowitz Gallery 15th Annual Bike Winter Art Show, Group Exhibition, Gala Gallery 2011 14th Annual Bike Winter Art Show, Group Exhibition, Chicago Urban Art Society Returning the Gaze, Group Exhibition, North Trust Bank 2010 Vice Versa, Group Exhibition, Susan and Steven Berkowitz Gallery 13th Annual Bike Winter Art Show, Group Exhibition, Rumble Art Center 2009 Columbia College BA/BFA Photography Showcase, Group Exhibition, Glass Curtain Gallery 2008 Next Show Thirteen, Group Exhibition, Innjoy Any Jerk Can Build a Tallbike: Photographs of the Rat Patrol, Group Exhibition, Cat Mafia Gallery 2007 Lost and Found, Group Exhibition, [C] spaces: Hokin Annex Profiles, Group Exhibition, Cat Mafia Gallery Published Photographs "From Brunch to Bike Jousting, This Chicago Gallery Does Whatever it Takes to Sell Art" Vice Feburary 21, 2017 Circle Round The Signs LP, Al Scorch, Bloodshot Records, May 2016 "The Mix — Cool things to check out this weekend in Chicago" Chicago Sun-Times May 13, 2016 "Wabash Arts Crawl paints South Loop as new creative district" Chicago Sun-Times October 20, 2015 "Five Great Things to Do in Chicago This Week" Chicago Magazine May 14, 2014 “UnderBelly” Boneshaker Magazine issue 13 "Riding with the Rat Patrol" The Columbia Chronicle February 27, 2012 “Freak Show” Echo Magazine Summer/Fall 2011 The Day Will Come: Honoring Our Working Class Heroes Stories of the Haymarket Martyrs “Artist Proof” Demo12 Summer 2010 “Slow Food vs. the City of Chicago” In These Times May 5, 2010
Awards
Dr. Orland Award 2015, Historical Society of Forest Park
Volunteer Girls Rock! Chicago • Photographed campers and events Historical Society of Forest Park •Social Media and Website management K9 4 Keeps November 2012-March 2014 •Volunteer Dog Portrait and Event Photographer 13th Annual Bike Winter Art Show February 2010 •Volunteer show installer Chicago International Film Festival October 2009 •Assisted the Volunteer Coordinator Marwen July 2009-September 2009 •Attended front desk, assisted staff, and students