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Artist Fellowship Recipient at the South Bend Museum of Art, Summer 2015.

BFA in drawing and painting at Indiana University South Bend 2013
Minor in art history.
Santa Reparata School of Art, Florence 2012.


In my current work, I am inspired by both the cultural and aesthetic affects of digital technologies as it reshapes our worldview—not only in the actuality of present technology, but the technological imagination of humanity throughout history through science fiction literature and movies. I am also interested in … Read More
In my current work, I am inspired by both the cultural and aesthetic affects of digital technologies as it reshapes our worldview—not only in the actuality of present technology, but the technological imagination of humanity throughout history through science fiction literature and movies. I am also interested in contemporary retrofuturism as well as vaporwave aesthetics. I am drawn to the peripheral moments in my painting that open the door for discovery while executing the work. I live for those moments, as well as the visceral contact I experience with creating an image through the physical act of painting. I use surrealism and abstraction as a vehicle to confront the viewer with the unfamiliar, immersing them within environments that exist outside of reality, and create a dialogue between the physicality of the viewing experience in space, while echoing the influences of digital culture’s presence within the work. Read Less
Oil paint on canvas or on wood panel
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