2017 MFA Sculpture, Washington University in St. Louis, MO 

2014 BFA -Sculpture; Minor in Art History, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA 


Group Exhibitions

2017 Thesis Exhibition, Mildred  Kemper Art Museum, Saint Louis, Missouri 

2017 City Art Walking Sculpture Tour, Mankato, Minnesota

2017 Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Cape Girardeau, Missouri

2016 MFA Group Show, Des Lee Gallery, St. Louis, Missouri

2016 Sculpture Tour, Group Exhibition, Eau Claire, Wisconsin

2016 Sculpture Walk Peoria, Group Exhibition, Peoria, Illinois

2015 Activate Art, Group Exhibition, St. Louis, Missouri

2015 Sculpt Siouxland, Group Exhibition, Sioux City, Iowa

2015 Chris Vance + Sculpture, Moberg Gallery, Des Moines, Iowa 

2015 Avera McKennan Group Exhibition, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

2015 Outdoor Group Exhibition, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

2014 Art on the River, Outdoor Sculpture Group Exhibition, Dubuque, Iowa

2014 Quad City Arts, Group Exhibition, Rock Island, Illinois

2014 SPACETIME, BFA Exhibition, UNI Gallery of Art, Cedar Falls, Iowa

2012 Space Exploration, Waterloo Center for the Arts, Waterloo, Iowa


Public Works/Commissions

2017 Nest, North Cedar Natural Resource Project, Cedar Falls, Iowa


Public Collections

2018: Towards Tomorrow, Minnesota State University; Mankato, Minnesota

2017: Expand, Iowa State University; Ames, Iowa

2015: Wormhole, Rock Island, Illinois     

2015: Timewarp, Sioux City, Iowa


Honors and Distinctions

2018 Glo’Art Residency, Lanaken, Belgium

2017 Collaborative Technology Center Grant, St. Louis, Missouri

2015 Art on the River, Viewers Choice Award, Dubuque, Iowa

2014 Art on the River, Jury’s Honorable Mention, Dubuque, Iowa



Kinnney, Pat, and Brandon Pollock. “Huge Metal Sculpture 'Nestles' into North Cedar Falls.” Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier, 21 Aug. 2017

Kinney, Pat. “Artwork selected for North Cedar area of Cedar Falls.” Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier, July 30, 2016

Rushing, Tiffany. "UNI Students Building Special Olympics Cauldron." The Des Moines Register, June 4, 2014.

Elmer, MacKenzie. "UNI Crafts Torch for 2014 Special Olympics." Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier, June 4, 2014.


Professional Experience

2014 Fabrication Assistant, Public Art Incubator, Cedar Falls, Iowa

2014 Fabricator, “Roto Vane” Sculpture Restoration, Cedar Falls, Iowa

2014 Artist Assistant to Tom Stancliffe, Rockford,  Illinois

2014 Technical Assistant, Special Olympics 2014, Lawrenceville, New Jersey

2013 Artist Assistant to Dan Perry, “Alidade” sculpture, Coralville, Iowa

2013 Assistant to Antonius Roberts, Lynden International Airport, Bahamas. 

2012 Assistant to Lynn Basa, “Bower” sculpture, Cedar Falls, Iowa