Goals & Skepticism – 2016

Although it is a reality that I have the rest of my life to enact change, there is a great pressure to achieve greatness during the next year and a half while I attend grad school. As I read articles and books aligned with and against my viewpoints, that pressure has become a wall.  I continue […]

Semester 1 @ MCAD + MnArtists

Graduate school has been an intense catalyst for realizing and imagining new goals that harness every part of myself. Rigid connectors and knots that shape my philosophies function equally with the fragile threads of new experiences in Minneapolis. As I focus on sexual violence and ask many questions about the concept of rape culture in the United States, […]

MCAD Art Sale 2015: November 19 – 21

The annual art sale at the Minneapolis College of Art & Design is just over a week away! Students and alumni will have work for sale from a wide array of disciplines. Follow the link below for tickets and to preview the art work: http://mcad.edu/events-fellowships/art-sale I will have work available from the past couple years, […]

Sneak Peak @ My MCAD Studio

Week 3 has been a complete emotional whirlwind! There was not a lot of room for gray, but many, many things are slowly falling into place, even if those places are transitional. Here is a glimpse into these experiences through the disorganized organization of my studio space and new works in progress.  These pieces are in […]

MCAD Week 2: GA + Where is my Brain?

This week, I began my Graduate Assistantship with the Minneapolis College of Art & Design as part of the Sustainability Environmental Action Committee (SEAC) to “reduce energy and waste, promote conservation, and decrease MCAD’s impact on the environment”.  In the cafeteria are bins not only for trash, but for recycling and composting as well! I […]

MCAD Week 1 + Meeting Waters

The incredible amount of advice, opportunity, diversity of practices, and level of expectation thus far at the Minneapolis College of Art & Design is just what I was looking for in a Master’s program. I am proud to have made it through my first week with my mental health intact! Already I am hoarding a […]

The Meeting Waters: MCAD MFA Exhibition

Opening Friday, August 28th from 6 to 9 pm at the Whittier Gallery, The Meeting Waters is an exhibition of the students of the MFA program at the Minneapolis College of Art & Design! Exploring the theme of ‘transition’ has been invigorating as I prepare to move to Minneapolis, strengthen friendships, say goodbye to family, […]