Curriculum Vitae

Education
2014 MFA, Crafts, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
2006 BFA, Glass, The Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, Ohio

Professional Experience
2015-18 Adjunct Faculty, The Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, Ohio
2012-15 Adjunct Faculty, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
2011-13 Graduate Assistant, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio

Grants
2015 Ohio Arts Council – Individual Excellence Award
2014 Harpo Foundation
2011 Kent State University - Graduate Student Senate Research Grant
2006 The Cleveland Institute of Art - Second Agnes Gund Travel Award

One and Two Person Exhibitions
2015 It Can Be Lonely in Here, Maria Neil Art Project, Cleveland, Ohio
Incoherent Spaces, Maria Neil Art Project, Cleveland, Ohio
It Can Be Lonely in Here, ROY G BIV Gallery, Columbus, Ohio
2014 When I’m Not Here, Sculpture Gallery, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
Where Do I Go When I Get There, Downtown Gallery, Kent, Ohio
2013 Urban Perspective, Brandt-Roberts Galleries, Columbus, Ohio
2011 City Unseen, The Society for Contemporary Crafts, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reinterpreting the Familiar, Brandt-Roberts Galleries, Columbus, Ohio
2010 From There to Here, Legation: A Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
URBANscape, The Gallery at Old Stone, Cleveland, Ohio
2009 Urban Breakdown, The Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, Ohio

Art Fairs
2018 CAN Triennial, 78th Street Studios, Cleveland, Ohio
2017 Affordable Art Fair, (Courtesy of Harris Stanton Gallery), New York, New York
2011 Tomorrow Stars, VERGE Art Fair, Brooklyn, New York

Invitational Exhibitions
2018 Some Like it Hot, Morgan Contemporary Glass Gallery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Spectrum of ROY, ROY G BIV Gallery, Columbus, Ohio
Transparent: A Glass Exhibition, Harris Stanton Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
2017 Faculty Show, Reinberger Galleries, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, Ohio
2016 Refraction, Heights Arts Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
Paper and Glass, FAVA Gallery, Oberlin, Ohio
The Glass Matrix, Mansfield Art Center, Mansfield, Ohio
2015 Light Works, Heights Arts Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
2014 “19” Invitational Exhibition, RED Space, Cleveland, Ohio
What Happens is Another, Zygote Press, Cleveland, Ohio
2013 Inspired: Young Ohio Artists 2013, Ohio Craft Museum, Columbus, Ohio
The MFA Show, Kent State University School of Art Gallery, Kent, Ohio
2012 Columbus: Urban & Outlying, Brandt-Roberts Galleries, Columbus, Ohio
Artful Convergence, Brandt-Roberts Galleries, Columbus, Ohio
2011 Mailin’ It In Again, Art Cube Studios, Plainfield, Illinois
Clampdown: Labor, Management, and the Recession, Zaller Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
Mailin’ It In, Nicole Villeneuve Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
2010 Construction Zones: Out of the Box and Around the Block, Southern Ohio Museum,
Portsmouth, Ohio
Ohio Glass, Mansfield Art Center, Mansfield, Ohio
Featured Artists Show, Geode Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
Troika, Asterisk Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
2007 Big Bang, Spaces Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio

Juried Exhibitions
2018 At Table, Heights Arts Gallery, Cleveland Heights, Ohio
Alumni Exhibition, Alumni Gallery, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, Ohio
2016 Noves Històries, Urban Arts Space, Columbus, Ohio
2014 Hot Glass 2014, Arts Commission of Greater Toledo, Toledo, Ohio
MFA National, First Street Gallery, New York, New York
Omnis International, Minan Gallery, Los Angeles, California
VACANCY/NO VACANCY, Arts Collinwood Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
Best of 2014, Ohio Craft Museum, Columbus, Ohio
Out of Hand, Society for Contemporary Crafts, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2013 Graduate Student Show, Margaret Clark Morgan Foundation, Streetsboro, Ohio
Out of Hand, Society for Contemporary Crafts, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2012 Glass: A Juried Show, Minnetrista Gallery, Muncie, Indiana
Out of Hand, Society for Contemporary Crafts, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2011 Urban Glass: Fête de Verre, Chashama Gallery, New York, New York
Out of Hand, Society for Contemporary Crafts, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2010 Hot Glass 2010, Arts Commission of Greater Toledo, Toledo, Ohio
RED Dot Project Presents, 200 Public Square, Cleveland, Ohio
Out of Hand, Society for Contemporary Crafts, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2009 Collinwood Unveiled, Arts Collinwood, Cleveland, Ohio
Urban Perspective, Sandusky Cultural Center, Sandusky, Ohio
Latest Addition, Arts Collinwood, Cleveland, Ohio
Facets: 14 Artists Working in Glass, FAVA Gallery, Oberlin, Ohio
2008 Art in the Garden, East Meets West, Shaker Heights, Ohio
Lost: The Art of the Found Object, Gallery RFD, Swainsboro, Georgia
OH+5, Dairy Barn Arts Center, Athens, Ohio
2007 Footlong, ENMU Runnels Gallery, Portales, New Mexico
Toxic Color, exit (a gallery space), Cleveland, Ohio
2006 The CIA Show, River Gallery, Rocky River, Ohio
BFA Thesis Exhibition, Reinberger Galleries, The Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, Ohio
SIE 60, Reinberger Galleries, The Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, Ohio
Cleveland Glass, Pavanna Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
2004 58th Student Independent Exhibition, The Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, Ohio

Awards and Scholarships
2018 First Place: Board of Directors Award, Alumni Show, Cleveland Institute of Art
2014 Labino Memorial Award for Excellence in Glass
Runner-Up Graduate Student, Kent State University Student Annual Art Exhibition
2011-13 Kent State University Graduate Assistantship
2010 Council of Small Enterprises Young Arts Entrepreneur Finalist
2005 Glass Departmental Assistant Scholarship
2004-05 Viktor Schreckengost Award for Excellence in Glass
Honorary Scholarship
2003 Robert Jergens Scholarship for Excellence in Foundation Design

Teaching Experience
2015-17 Design 1, The Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, Ohio
Digital Color, The Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, Ohio
Digital Synthesis, The Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, Ohio
Digital Media, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
2014 Advanced Glass, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
3D Composition, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
2014 Digital Media, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
2011-15 Introduction to Glassworking, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
2009 Beginning Glass Fusing and Slumping, The Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, Ohio
Firing Images on Glass, The Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, Ohio
2008 Images on Glass, The Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, Ohio

Artist Lecture/Presentations
2018 Cleveland Sculptors Network Master Review, Sculpture Center, Cleveland, Ohio
2016 Cleveland Sculptors Network Master Review, Sculpture Center, Cleveland, Ohio
2013 Graduate Student Gathering, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
2012 Improving Visual Clarity: In Search of a More Transparent Glass, Graduate Symposium,
Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
2011 Visiting Artist Talk, The Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, Ohio
Graduate Student Gathering, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
2010 Works in Progress, Zygote Press, Cleveland, Ohio
2009 Pecha Kucha, Ingenuity Fest, Cleveland, Ohio

Public Art Projects/Commissions
2019 Standing in Balance (public art sculpture), Moreland neighborhood, Shaker Heights, Ohio
2018 Glass Panel Commission, NRP Group, Cleveland, Ohio
Check Presenters, Barcino Restaurant, San Francisco, California
2016 Branch Out: The Secret Garden, Cleveland Botanical Gardens, Cleveland Ohio
2012 Private Collection, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2011 City Scenes, Commission for Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio
Private Collection, Columbus, Ohio
GroundWorks Dance Theatre, Cleveland, Ohio
The Cleveland International Film Festival, Cleveland, Ohio
2010 The Church of the Saviour, Cleveland Heights, Ohio
2008 Walford Industrial Park, Cleveland, Ohio
2006 The Cleveland Institute of Art – Department of Student Life, Cleveland, Ohio

Volunteer Experience
2016-18 Board Member, Shaker Community Gallery, Shaker Heights, Ohio
2016-17 Selection Committee, Shaker Heights Fire Department Mural, Shaker Heights, Ohio
2015 Juror: Student Exhibition, Cuyahoga Community College West, Parma, Ohio
2008-09 Gallery Committee Chairperson, Arts Collinwood Gallery

Exhibitions Curated
2017 Balancing Work, Family, and Creativity: Mother Artists, Shaker Community Gallery, Shaker Heights, Ohio
2008 Latest Addition, Arts Collinwood Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
2006 SIE 60, The Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, Ohio
The TA Show, 2731 Prospect, Cleveland, Ohio

Collections
The Church of the Saviour, Cleveland Heights, Ohio
Cleveland Art Association, Cleveland Ohio
The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio
Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio
Walford Industrial Park, Cleveland,
Private Collections in New York, New Mexico, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Texas Ohio

Bibliography
Piorkowski, Jeff, “Shaker Heights Moreland Design Winners Named”, Cleveland.com, May 4, 2018.
Secrist, Ellie, “Harris Stanton Presents”, CAN Journal, Spring 2018.
Gill, Michael, “Growing the Pie: Selling Art Beyond the Boundaries of Northeast Ohio”, CAN Journal,
Spring 2017.
Nancy Gilson, “Interactive Works a Highlight of Juried Exhibition at Ohio Art League”, Columbus Dispatch,
June 19, 2016.
Josh Usmani, “Heights Arts Showcases CIA Icon Brent Kee Young and His Past Students”, SCENE Magazine,
June 8, 2016.
Greg Donley, “Heights Arts Celebrates Glass Artists”, Heights Observer, May 31, 2016.
Author Unknown, “Northeast Ohio Explorations in Glass at Heights Arts”, CAN Journal,
Summer 2016.
Chanda Neely, “Light Show Shines On”, <Cleveland.com>, January 19, 2015.
Josh Usmani, “A Perfect Number: Dana Depew Collects 19 Artists at Red Space”, The Cleveland Scene,
November 5th, 2014.
Christopher Yates, “Ohio Craft Museum: Newcomers Produce Innovative Pieces”, Columbus Dispatch,
August 4, 2013.
Christy Gray, “RED DOT Project Artists Bring Beauty, Balance to CSU's Euclid Commons”,
<campusdistrictobserver.com>, February 1, 2012.
Jason Gutierrez, “OPENING: Scott Goss Reveals the Unseen City”, <blog.glassquarterly.com>, September 1, 2011.
Melissa Starker, “Brandt-Roberts Galleries: Combination Creates its Own Synergy”, Columbus Dispatch,
May 15, 2011.
Jackie Mantey, “Preview: May Gallery Hop”, Columbus Alive, May 5, 2011
Douglas Max Utter, “Labor Pains”, Cleveland Scene, May 4, 2011.
Michael Gill, “Arts District: Cuyahoga Arts and Culture Gets Younger”, Cleveland Scene, April 21, 2010.
Jason Singer, “Urban Perspective Melds Art, Graffiti at Cultural Center”, Sandusky Register, September 12, 2009.
Michael Gill, “BANG, BANG”, Free Times, September 12-18, 2007, pg. 35.
Steven Litt, “Kooky Student Show is Irreverent, Enjoyable”, The Plain Dealer, Wednesday March 1, 2006, pg. 1,4.

Gallery Representation
Brandt Roberts Galleries, Columbus, Ohio
Harris Stanton Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
Morgan Contemporary Glass Gallery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania