EDUCATION

2005
MFA, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

1998
BFA, University of Wisconsin-River Falls, WI


RECENT SOLO EXHIBITIONS/PRESENTATIONS

2018
Overlook/Sugar Street. Augsburg College, Gage Family Gallery. Minneapolis, MN

2017
Overlook/Sugar Street. MWSPE Conference. Bradley University, Peoria, IL

2016
Line of Communication. Minneapolis Photo Center, Minneapolis, MN.

2015
Line of Communication. Grandview University, Elings-Wood Center for Art and Design. Des Moines, IA

Line of Communication. Phipps Center for the Arts. Hudson, WI


RECENT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018

Open Door 14. (Curator: Nicole Soukop) Rosalux Gallery. Minneapolis, MN

Get Lucky 2018. Soo Visual Arts Center. Minneapolis, MN

UWRF Faculty Exhibition. Gallery 101. University of Wisconsin-River Falls, WI

2017

Particularities (Curator: Mary Bergs) Gallery 71. Edina, MN

Bernice Ficek-Swenson: Revisitation 1992-2017. Gallery 101. University of Wisconsin-River Falls, WI

Get Lucky 2017. Soo Visual Arts Center. Minneapolis, MN

2016

Open House (Curator: Tim Peterson), Peterssen/Keller Architecture Firm. Minneapolis, MN

Art of Teaching: Concordia University Photography Biennial. St. Paul, MN

Minnesota State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition (Curator: Michelle Westmark) St. Paul, MN

Love, SooVAC: A Celebration of 15 Years of Art. Soo Visual Arts Center. Minneapolis, MN

Get Lucky 2016. Soo Visual Arts Center. Minneapolis, MN

UWRF Faculty Exhibition. Phipps Center for the Arts. Hudson, WI

2015

Get Lucky 2015. Soo Visual Arts Center. Minneapolis, MN


2014

On the Periphery (Curator: Christopher Atkins) Silverwood Park. Minneapolis, MN

PERSPECTIVES: Minnesota State Arts Board. St. Paul, MN


2013

CoPA 7th Annual Juried Exhibition (Curator: Karen Irvine) Walker’s Point Center for the Arts. Milwaukee, WI

Minnesota State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition (Curator: Osama Esid) St. Paul, MN

Illuminate(ion) Macomb Center for the Performing Arts. Clinton, MI

A Reasonable Facsimile. Mercer Gallery, Monroe Community College. Rochester, NY


PERMANENT COLLECTIONS

2015
Macalester College. St. Paul, MN

2004
University of Wisconsin-River Falls, WI


AWARDS, GRANTS, FELLOWSHIPS

2019
UWRF Faculty Research Grant

2012-18
UWRF Faculty and Teaching/Academic Staff Professional Development

2013
Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant- Photography

2010
Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant- Photography

2006
Miguel Vinciguerra Fulbright (Italy)


PUBLICATIONS/PRESS

2017

Aint Bad - Brett Kallusky

2015
Aint-Bad Magazine. Issue #9 (From Here On) Savannah, GA

2014
Aint Bad - Journey with Views (Taylor Kigar)

Journey with Views/Viaggio con Vista – Edition of 250. Minneapolis, MN

2013
CoPA Exhibition Catalog


TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2015-19
Assistant Professor of Art (Photography) University of Wisconsin-River Falls

2012-15
Visiting Assistant Professor of Art (Photography) University of Wisconsin-River Falls

2006-12
Full-Time Faculty (Photography) The Art Institutes International Minneapolis, MN


VISTING ARTIST/JUROR EVENTS

2016
Juror: ABSTRACTED. International Juried Exhibition, Minneapolis Photo Center. Minneapolis, MN

2015
Visiting Artist: Grandview University. Des Moines, IA.

2014
Juror. Juried Student Exhibition, Anoka-Ramsey Community College. Coon Rapids, MN


COMMUNITY TEACHING/PUBLIC SERVICE

2013-19
Student Portfolio Reviewer (Invited). SPE National Conference(s):

2019
Cleveland, OH

2018
Philadelphia, PA

2017
Orlando, FL

2016
Las Vegas, NV

2015
New Orleans, LA

2014
Baltimore, MD

2013
Chicago, IL

2013-15
Minnesota State Arts Board Panelist (Artist Initiative Grant-Photography)

2014
Student Portfolio Reviewer (Invited) SPE Regional Conference. Madison, WI

2013
Instructor. Franklin Art Works, Summer Photo Workshop. Minneapolis, MN


ACADEMIC SERVICE (University of Wisconsin-River Falls)

2017-19
Faculty Welfare and Personnel Policies Committee (Member)

2016-19
Wyman Visiting Professor Committee (Member)

2015-19
CAS Curriculum Committee (Chair, 2017-19)

2014-17
Technology Council (Member)

2014-19
Photography Club (Faculty Advisor)

2013-14
Art Society (Faculty Advisor)

2013-19
BFA Review Committee (Member)

2012-19
Gallery Committee (Member)

2012-19
Art Department Student Advisor


COURSES TAUGHT (University of Wisconsin-River Falls)

ART 121 2D Design Foundation

ART 235 Introduction to Photography

ART 335 Studio Photography

ART 379 Art Internship


PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATION MEMBERSHIP

2007-19
Society for Photographic Education (SPE)

2014-17
American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP)


CURATED and ORGANIZED EXHIBITIONS (University of Wisconsin-River Falls)

2019
Juried Student Exhibiton. (Guest Curator: Diane Mullen, Weisman Art Museum, University of Minnesota) Gallery 101

2017

Bernice Ficek-Swenson: Revisitation 1992-2017. Gallery 101. University of Wisconsin-River Falls

2016
ABSTRACTED. International Juried Exhibition, Minneapolis Photo Center, MN

2015
La Frontera. (Byron Brauchli, Anthony Marchetti, Laura Migliorino) Gallery 101. University of Wisconsin-River Falls

2014
Juried Student Exhibiton. (Guest Artist: Rachel Merrill-Schwaller) Gallery 101. University of Wisconsin-River Falls

UWRF Alumni Exhibition (Kari Klocke, Joe Singewald, Jill Van Sickle) Gallery 101. University of Wisconsin-River Falls

2012
Veterans Book Project (Monica Haller) Gallery 101. University of Wisconsin-River Falls



VISITING ARTISTS in PHOTOGRAPHY AREA (University of Wisconsin-River Falls)

2019

Christopher Selleck

2018

David Heberlein

Will Connally

2017

Dan Estabrook (Wyman Visiting Professor)

2016

Sarah Christianson

2015

Byron Brauchli

2014

Rachel Merrill-Schwaller

2012

Monica Haller