Education

The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Master of Fine Arts in Studio Art, December 2015
 

Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, PA

Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art and Psychology, May 2008

 

Group Exhibitions

MFA Studio Art Thesis Show, Hamilton Gallery, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, December 2015

WIP, Gallery 817, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, August 2015

imPERFECT CITY, Delaware Center for The Contemporary Arts, Wilmington, DE, April 2013

WIP, 8th Floor Vitrine, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, August 2012

WIP, Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, August 2011

 

Teaching Experience

Appel Farm Art & Music Center, Elmer, NJ Summer 2017

Instructor and Assistant Head of Visual Art Department

Course: Is This Art? - created and devised a non-traditional art class.

Course: Drawing - taught the essentials of two-dimensional drawing.

 

The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, Fall 2013

Teaching Assistant to Professor Emeritus Gerald Nichols

Course: Drawing Forms and Space - lent my expertise in this experimental drawing studio class.

 

The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, Spring 2013

Teaching Assistant to Professor Lori Spencer

Course: Research Practices - helped develop traditional and creative research strategies necessary for contemporary art practice. 

 

Art Experience

New Boone, Philadelphia, PA, January 2017 - Current

Member

 

Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA, Winter 2014

Gallery Volunteer

Monitored the gallery during Wind Challenge exhibition series.

 

Temple Contemporary, Philadelphia, PA, September 2013

Graduate Assistant

Assisted in the installation of Katie Grinnan's Three Headed Lady and Ephemeral Sprawl.

 

Cannonball, Miami, FL, October 2013

Visiting Artist

Assisted with The Shaft: Total Wedding Package by Maiza Hixson and Lauren Ruth.

 

Walnut Street Theatre, Philadelphia, PA, February 2013

Visiting Artist

Led an all-day immersive drawing workshop for the cast of Vincent in Brixton.

 

Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts, Wilmington, DE, Fall 2012

Curatorial Intern

Aided Maiza Hixson, the Gretchen Hupfel Curator of Contemporary Art.

 

Recognition

Walsh, Sean Collins, Performance artist: Take a break, City Hall drones, Daily News Online. July 31, 2013, Photograph.

Maialetti, David, Local News: Extra, The Philadelphia Inquirer, July 25, 2013, p. B2, Photograph.

Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, PA, Best Three-Dimensional Student Work, 2007.