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1-3 Person Exhibits

2023      Shain Gallery, Charlotte, NC

2022      Rituals, Walford Galleries, Wheaton College, IL     

2021      Rituals, Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, Chicago

2020      Unto the Least of These, The Draewell Gallery, Judson University, Elgin, IL 

2019      Tapestry, Addington Gallery, Chicago, IL 

2018      Oliver Art Center, Frankfurt, MI

2018      Examen, University Art Gallery, Dordt College, Sioux City, IA  

2018      Off the Grid, Addington Gallery, Chicago, IL     

2017      Boats & Bridges, Walford Galleries, Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL

2016      Timescapes, Delta College, University Center, MI

2015      Quiet Spaces, Acton Institute, Grand Rapids, MI

               (Curator: Joel Zwart)

2015      Between Order and Chaos, Dow Museum of Science & Art, MI        

              (Curator: Bruce Winslow)

2015      Forest Hills Fine Art Center, Forest Hills, MI

2015      Structure, Leep Gallery, Postma Center, Grand Rapids, MI

              (Curator: Sharon Rodgers)

2012      Already Not Yet, Primus Gallery, L’viv, Ukraine

2011      Flight, Primus Gallery, L’viv, Ukraine

Select Group Exhibits

2024    We Are All Antennae, ALMA, Chicago

2023    Abel Contemporary, Stoughton, WI

2023    Summer Group Show, Andrea Schwartz Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2023    Art of Water, James May Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

2023    Fresh, Anne Irwin Fine Art, Atlanta, GA

2022    Biennial Exhibit, Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, IL

2022    Conceal/ Reveal, LaFontsee Galleries, Grand Rapids, MI 

2022     Encaustic Show, Shain Gallery, Charlotte, NC

2021     Retrospective, Forest Hills Fine Art Center, Grand Rapids

2021     Abstract Invitational, Shain Gallery, Charlotte, NC

2020     5x5, Westmont-Ridley Tree Museum, Santa Barbara, CA

2019     North X Northwest, Yellowstone Art Museum, Billings, MT 

2019     It's All Abstract, Art Access Gallery, Columbus, OH

2019     Open Ended, LaFontsee Gallery, Grand Rapids, MI

2019     Shape Shifters, Anne Irwin Fine Art, Atlanta, GA

2019     Pattern Play, Anne Irwin Fine Art, Atlanta, GA     

2018     Slightly Obsessive, LaFontsee Galleries, Douglas, MI    

2018     Collective, La Fontsee Galleries, Grand Rapids, MI   

2018     Women In Art, Anne Irwin Fine Art, Atlanta, GA

2017     Emerging Artists, Anne Irwin Fine Art, Atlanta, GA

2017     Geometric Complexions, Zhou B Art Center, Chicago, IL       

               (Curator: Sergio Gomez)  

2017     Beneath the Surface, The Art Center at Highland Park, IL 

              (Curator: Caren Helene Rudman)

2017     12th Annual Encaustic Invitational, Conrad Wilde Gallery

              Tuscon AZ

2017     Perception & Intention, La Fontsee Galleries, Grand Rapids

2017     Toast, LaFontsee Galleries, Grand Rapids, MI

2017     Everyone In the Pool, La Fontsee Galleries, Douglas, MI

2017     Freshly Considered, LaFontsee Galleries, Grand Rapids, MI

2016     Reinventing Ourselves, ZhouB Art Center, Chicago, IL  

              (Juror/ Curator: Sergio Gomez)

2016     All In The Pool, LaFontsee Galleries, Grand Rapids, MI

2016     Boundaries, Borders and Thresholds, Kreft Gallery 

              Concordia University, Ann Arbor, MI (Juror: Sarah Kohn)

2016     Collective Alchemy, LaFontsee Galleries, Grand Rapids, MI

2016     ArtPrize, Richard App Gallery, Grand Rapids, MI  

              (Curator: Richard App)

2015     Live Coverage, Urban Institute of Contemporary Art

              Grand Rapids, MI

2015     The PINK, Alden B. Dow Museum of Science &  Art

              Midland, MI

2015     Toast, LaFontsee Galleries, Grand Rapids, MI

2015     Body & Soul, Kreft Gallery, Concordia University

              Ann Arbor, MI (Juror: Joe Levickas)

2015     Lookie Here, LaFontsee Galleries, Grand Rapids, MI

2014     Reflexion, Calvin (106) Gallery, Grand Rapids, MI  

              (Juror: Joel Zwart)

2014     53rd Annual Greater Michigan Exhibit, Dow Museum of

              Science &  Art, Midland, MI  (Juror: Larry Cressman)

2014     5 x 5 Exhibit, Ridley-Tree Museum of Art

              Santa Barbara, CA

2013     Summer Exhibit, White Stone Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2013     Cairn University, Langhorne Manor, PA

2013     ArtPrize, Saint Cecilia Music Center, Grand Rapids, MI

Gallery Representation

ALMA, Chicago, IL

Anne Irwin Gallery, Atlanta, GA

LaFontsee Galleries, Grand Rapids and Douglas, MI

Shain Gallery, Charlotte, NC

Live Demonstrations

2020    Encaustic workshop, Judson University

2019    Encaustic painting demonstration., LaFontsee Galleries

2018    Encaustic painting demonstration., Dordt University, Iowa  

2017    Encaustic painting demonstration, LaFontsee Galleries

2016    Encaustic painting demonstration, LaFontsee Galleries

2015    Live Coverage, Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts



2017     "More Art Upstairs" (film documentary

               about ARTPRIZE),



2017    Kent County Country Club, Grand Rapids, MI

2016    The Right Place, Grand Rapids, MI

2015    Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI

2016    Steelcase Inc., Grand Rapids, MI

2014    Freeze Sulkov CPAs and Associates, Dallas, TX

2009    Northland Hospitality Gallery, Longwood, FL

2009    Priority Inc., Orlando, FL

2009    Ukrainian Catholic University, Lviv, Ukraine

2008    Marriott International Model Room, St. Pete, FL

2008    International Plaza Hotel, Orlando, FL

2008    Lake Shore Ranch, Florida

2008    Renaissance Ft. Lauderdale, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

2007    Onion Creek Clubhouse, Texas

2007    Emerald Beach, Florida

2007    800 Madison Clubhouse, New Jersey


Grants/ Awards/ Fellowships

2015    Artist in Residence, Forest Hills Fine Art Center

             Grand Rapids MI

2014    Alden B. Dow Solo Exhibition Award, Midland, MI

2007    Grant, Northland Foundation for Arts and Education

2004    Fellowship, Boston University School of Visual Art

             Art Education

2003    Constantin Alajalov Scholarship, Boston University

2000    Agnes Carlander Scholarship Award, Westmont College

1994    California Arts Scholar, CSSSA


2024    Luxe Magazine, SCENE editorial, Jan/ Feb 2024

2022    American Psychologist, (Cover Art), May/ June 2022

2021    IMAGE Journal (online journal)

2018    Comment Magazine, (Cover Art) Sept 2018    

2018    Christianity Today, July/ August 2018     

2017    American Psychologist, (Cover art) April 2017, vol. 72 no. 3

2011    A-Z Art Magazine, Featured Artist, , June - Nov. 2011 v. 3


2005      Master of Fine Art in Studio Teaching, Boston University, Boston, MA

2000      Bachelor of Art in Art, Westmont College, Santa Barbara CA          

1999      Gordon College in Italy Program, Orvieto, Italy

1994      California State Summer School of the Arts, California State 

               University, Fresno CA

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