EDUCATION

2017         Master of Fine Arts- Sculpture,  Washington University in St. Louis, MO 

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

 

PUBLIC COMMISSIONS

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

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

2017               Expand, Iowa State University; Ames, IA

2015               Wormhole, Rock Island, IL     

                       Timewarp, Sioux City, IA

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

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

                City Art Walking Sculpture Tour, Mankato, Minnesota

                Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Cape Girardeau, Missouri

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

                Sculpture Tour, Group Exhibition, Eau Claire, Wisconsin

                Sculpture Walk Peoria, Group Exhibition, Peoria, Illinois

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

                Sculpt Siouxland, Group Exhibition, Sioux City, Iowa

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

                Avera McKennan SculptureWalk, Indoor Sculpture Group Exhibition, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

                SculptureWalk, Outdoor Sculpture Group Exhibition, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

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

               Quad City Arts, Outdoor Sculpture Group Exhibition, Rock Island, Illinois

               SPACETIME, BFA Exhibition, University of Northern Iowa Gallery of Art, Cedar Falls, Iowa

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

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

2015      Quake, Babich Law Firm, DesMoines, Iowa 

AWARDS/ HONORS

2017        Collaborative Technology Center Grant, Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri

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

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

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2014-2015    Fabrication Assistant, Public Art Incubator, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, Iowa

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

                     Artist Assistant to Tom Stancliffe, Cross for Westminster Presbyterian Church, Rockford,  Illinois

                     Lead Fabricator / Technical Assistant, Special Olympics 2014 National Games Torch, Lawrenceville, New Jersey

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

                    Assistant to Antonius Roberts, “Bubbles” sculpture, Lynden International Airport, Bahamas. 

2012           Assistant to Lynn Basa, “Bower” sculpture. University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, Iowa       

BIBLIOGRAPHY

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 3, 2014.