EDUCATION

2019 // Candidate for PhD // Intermedia Art, Writing & Performance // University of Colorado // Boulder CO

2013 // Master of Fine Arts // Studio Arts // University of Colorado // Boulder CO

2007 // Bachelor of Fine Arts // Emphasis In Studio Painting // Fort Hays State University // Hays KS

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS/PERFORMANCES

2017 // Coloradolove // Rumpilots Performance // La Générale // Paris France

2017 // Double Exposure // Arvada Center for the Arts & Humanities // Arvada CO

2017 // Labor Sounds // Performance w/ Tobias Fike // Emmanuel Gallery // Denver CO

2016 // Electronic Literature Organization Conference & Sound Exhibition // University of Victoria // Victoria BC

2016 // Medialive 2016 // Flinching Eye Collective // Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art // Boulder CO

2016 // Derivative By Nature // Counterpath // Denver CO

2016 // The Hidden Code // DJ Spooky featuring Rumpilots // Otterbox Digital Dome Theater // Ft. Collins CO

2015 // Denver > Denver // Nothing To See Here // The Dikeou Collection // Denver CO 

2015 // The Hidden Code // DJ Spooky featuring Rumpilots // Fiske Planetarium // Boulder CO

2015 // The Paseo // Flinching Eye Collective // Taos NM

2015 // The Biennial of the Americas 2015 // Flinching Eye Collective // Denver CO 

2015 // Denver > Denver // Nothing To See Here // Casa Maauad // Mexico City Mexico

2015 // Denver > Denver // Nothing To See Here // Regional Support Network // VideoFag // Toronto ON

2014 // The Aberration Tour // Flinching Eye Collective // Central Trak // Dallas TX

2014 // The Aberration Tour // Flinching Eye Collective // Church of the Friendly Ghost // Austin TX

2014 // The Aberration Tour // Flinching Eye Collective // Longnecker Gallery // Houston TX

2014 // Currents New Media Festival // Flinching Eye Collective // Santa Fe NM

2014 // Bedlam Labor: A Performance Event // The Dead Leaf Art Space // Boulder CO

2014 // Loud!!! // Nothing To See Here // Sidewider // Denver CO

2014 // Nano Twin: Sensory Preservation Chamber // Black Box Theater // University of Colorado // Boulder CO

2013 // Launch Pad 2.0 // Group Exhibition // Outdoor site-specific installation // Sunshine Canyon CO

2013 // Digital Artifacts // Flinching Eye Collective // Museum of Natural History // Boulder CO 

2013 // The Lossy Tour // Flinching Eye Collective // Silent Barn // Brooklyn NY

2013 // The Lossy Tour // Flinching Eye Collective // AS220 // Providence RI

2013 // The Lossy Tour // Flinching Eye Collective // Vox Populi Gallery // Philadelphia PA

2013 // The Lossy Tour // Flinching Eye Collective // Squeaky Wheel Media // Buffalo NY

2013 // Group Exhibition // Sound Created The Ear // Pirate Gallery // Denver CO

2013 // Group Exhibition // Everything Must Go // The Mercury // Denver CO

2013 // Indeterminate Geographies: MFA Thesis Exhibition // CU Art Museum // Boulder CO

2013 // Group Exhibition // A Night Of Experimental Performance & Installation // Boulder MoCA // Boulder CO

2013 // Group Exhibition // Bring Your Own Beamer // Redline // Denver CO 

2012 // Group Exhibition // Invasion // NDIDA Collective // Black Box Theater //  Boulder CO

2012 // Group Exhibition // Autogenesis // NDIDA Collective // Boulder MoCA // Boulder CO

2012 // Atemporal Radio Tour // Flinching Eye Collective // Tucson MoCA // Tucson AZ

2012 // Atemporal Radio Tour // Flinching Eye Collective // Nox Contemporary // Salt Lake City UT

2012 // Atemporal Radio Tour // Flinching Eye Collective // High Mayhem Art Space // Santa Fe NM

2012 // Group Exhibition // Relevant 2012 Exhibition // Kimball Art Center // Park City UT

2012 // Group Exhibition // GNU: Experience Gallery // Ft. Collins CO

2012 // Group Exhibition // Caterwauling // The Mercury // Denver CO

2011 // Group Exhibition // Gorinto on Ice // The Mercury // Denver CO

2011 // Group Exhibition // Space Invasion // Fiske Planetarium // Boulder CO

2011 // Group Exhibition // Relevant 2011 Exhibition // Kimball Art Center // Park City UT

2010 // Solo Exhibition // Technomysticism // Sapere Gallery // Chicago IL

2010 // Group Exhibition // Modern Masters Exhibition // Flat Iron Arts Building // Chicago IL

2009 // Group Exhibition // smART Show: Flat Iron Arts Exhibition // Sapere Gallery // Chicago IL

2009 // Group Exhibition // “No Borders, No Walls” Exhibition // Chicago ARTillery Organization // Chicago IL

2009 // Group Exhibition // Naked July: Performance Exhibition // National Pastime Theater // Chicago IL

2009 // Group Exhibition // Hotei Gallery & Arts Center // Chicago IL 

2009 // Group Exhibition // Extra-Dimensionality // Avram Eisen Gallery // Chicago IL

2008 // Group Exhibition // Gallery Showcase Exhibition // Avram Eisen Gallery // Chicago IL

2008 // Group Exhibition // Winter Exhibition // Infusion Gallery // Los Angeles CA

2007 // Group Exhibition // Spring Exhibition // Hays Public Library // Hays KS

2007 // Solo Exhibition // BFA Thesis Exhibition // Hays Arts Center // Hays KS

2006 // Group Exhibition // 107-A // Hays Public Library Gallery // Hays KS

2006 // The Artwork of Ryan W. Ruehlen and Crystal Hammerschmidt // Gallery Semolino // Hays KS 

 

ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

2017 // Instructor // Creative Concepts: Images // CMCI College // University of Colorado // Boulder CO

2017 // Spring // Guest Lecturer // Performance Course // Art Dept // Metropolitan State // Denver CO

2017 // Spring // Guest Lecturer // Performance & Installation // Art & Art History // Boulder CO

2016 // Spring // Guest Lecturer // Data Visualization & Design // Art Dept // Metropolitan State // Denver CO

2016 // Spring // Guest Lecturer // Performance & Installation // Art & Art History // Boulder CO

2016 // Autumn // Guest Lecturer // Performance & Installation // Art & Art History // Boulder CO

2015-present // Research Assistant // IAWP Doctoral Program // University of Colorado // Boulder CO 

2014 // Adj Faculty // Figure Drawing // Art & Art History Dept // University of Colorado // Boulder CO

2014 // Adj Faculty // Drawing 1 // Art & Art History Dept // University of Colorado // Boulder CO

2013 // Adj Faculty // Painting 3: Alt Process // Art & Art History Dept // University of Colorado // Boulder CO

2012-2013 // Lead Graduate Instructor // Graduate Teacher Program // University of Colorado // Boulder CO

2013 // Instructor // Painting 1 // Art & Art History Dept // University of Colorado // Boulder CO

2012 // Instructor // Painting 1 // Art & Art History Dept // University of Colorado // Boulder CO

2012 // Instructor // Figure Drawing // Art & Art History Dept // University of Colorado // Boulder CO

2011 // Instructor // Figure Drawing // Art & Art History Dept // University of Colorado // Boulder CO

2011 // Instructor // Non-Majors Painting // Art & Art History Dept // University of Colorado // Boulder CO

2010 // Instructor // Non-Majors Painting // Art & Art History Dept // University of Colorado // Boulder CO

2011-2012 // Arts Curriculum Committee // Art & Art History Dept // University of Colorado // Boulder CO

2010-2011 // Graduate Committee // Studio Arts Representative // University of Colorado // Boulder CO

 

OCCUPATIONAL EXPERIENCE / PUBLICATIONS

2016 // Jack Angel // The Lune No. 16 // Lunamopolis Press // Printed in the U.S.A.

2016-Present // Member // BTU Lab // University of Colorado // Boulder CO

2015-Present // Co-Operator // Shadowtrash Tape Group // Cassette Label // Boulder CO

2015-Present // Co-Producer & Archivist // Techne Lab // University of Colorado // Boulder CO

2015-Present // Radio Show Host // The Shadowhuman Hour // Radio 1190AM/98.9FM // Boulder CO

2015 // Sound Design & Composition // Endless Cycle: By William Lewis with Charlie Biscotto // Boulder CO

2014 // Curator // Bedlam Labor: A Performance Event // The Dead Leaf Art Space // Boulder CO

2013 // Writer // Atemporal Radio Tour // Incite: Journal of Experimental Media // http://www.incite-online.net/ 

2011-Present // Flinching Eye Collective // Intermedia Arts Collective // www.flinchingeyecollective.com

2012 // Musical Sound-track // Nothing // Film by Tracey Snelling // Oakland CA

2011 // Artist Lecturer // “Art as Relationship: An experience within a residency” // Boulder MoCA / Boulder CO

2009 // Art Direction  // Feminist Creative Alliance // Chicago IL

2008-2010 // Curator // Avram Eisen Gallery // Chicago IL

2010 // Co-Curator, Assistant Programmer // Not Your Mother’s Doily: An Examination Of Intimate Spaces // Feminist Creative Alliance // Avram Eisen Gallery // Chicago IL

2009 // Curator // Points of View: Wicker Park-Bucktown Arts Competition // Sapere Gallery // Chicago IL

2008-2010 // Artist Member // Chicago Artists Coalition // http://caconline.org // Chicago IL

2007 // Programmer & Curator // Quadra: Music & Art Spectacle // Ft. Hays State University // Hays KS

2007 // Producer // 2nd Annual Frontier Park Music & Arts Festival: Food Drive-Benefit Concert // Hays KS 

2006 // Producer // 1st Annual Frontier Park Music & Arts Festival: Food Drive-Benefit Concert // Hays KS

AWARDS        

2017 // IRISS Grand Challenge Society  // Project Society of the Integrated Remote and In Situ Sensing Program // Univeristy of Colorado // Boulder CO

2014 // The Idea Fund // The Andy Warhol Foundation For The Visual Arts // Flinching Eye Collective 

2013 // Hope Schultz Jozsa Special Award  // Beverly Sears Grant Recipient // University of Colorado // Boulder CO

2012 // Best Should Teach Silver Award // Graduate Teacher Program // University of Colorado // Boulder CO

2011 // Grad Professional Development Award // Art & Art History Dept // University of Colorado // Boulder CO

2011 // Paula Singer Award // Graduate Scholarship // University of Colorado // Boulder CO

2010 // Featured-Sponsored Artist // Liquitex Paint Products // www.liquitex.com

  

RESIDENCIES

2011 // Resident Artist // Relevant 2011 Artist-In-Residence Program // Kimball Art Center // Park City UT

2009-2010 // Resident Artist // Sapere Gallery // Chicago IL

 

PRESS

2017 // Month of Photography Off to Strong Start With Two Arvada Center Shows // Westword // Denver CO

2017 // Photo takeover: 8 picks for Denver’s massive Month of Photography // Denver Post // Denver CO

2017 // Local Label Day Birthed // Marquee Magazine // Denver CO

2017 // 12 of the Best Colorado Underground Labels // Westword // Denver CO

2015 // Ideophonetic: The Flinching Eye Collective Brings It (And Then Some) // Culture He(Arts) // Online

2015 // Venison Picks: Best of 2015 // Venison Magazine // Quarterly Arts Publication // Online

2015 // Ten Not-To-Miss Events at the 2015 Biennial of the Americas // Westword Magazine // Denver CO

2014 // Flinching Eye Collective Defies Music Conventions // Dallas Observer // Dallas TX

2014 // Flinching Eye Collective at Nicole Longnecker Gallery // Houston Public Media // Houston TX

2014 // The Flinching Eye Collective Tour Texas // Arts and Culture: TX // Online

2014 // Feeling the Current in Santa Fe // Hyperallergic // Online 

2014 // Currents: International New Media Festival // Arts and Culture: TX // Online

2013 // A Night in the Light // Westword // Exhibition Preview // Denver CO

2012 // Flinching Eye Collective // Zocalo Magazine // Tucson AZ

2011 // Relevant 2011 // Fifteen Bytes: Utah's Art Magazine // Salt Lake City UT

2011 // Relevant 2011 Promotional Video // Kimball Arts Center // Park City UT

2011 // Kimball Art Center Relevant 2011 Artists revealed // The Park Record // Park City UT

2011 // Relevant Artist Program nurtures new talent // The Park Record // Park City UT

2011 // CU-Boulder Student turns memory into sculpture for residency // The Colorado Daily // Boulder CO

2011 // July 2011 Artist Interview  // Feminist Creative Alliance // Online