Artist Resume Highlights
| education
  MFA, The Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University, Boston, MA, 2008
Continuing studies coursework at Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA, 2002
BA in Studio Arts (honors), Earlham College, Richmond, IN, 1992
| teaching
  Adjunct Professor, Lasell College, Newton, MA, 2013 ­– present
Adjunct Professor, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA, 2011 – present
Visiting Lecturer, Framingham State University, Framingham, MA, 2012 – 2014
Adjunct Professor, Art Department, University of Massachusetts Lowell, 2005 – 2012
Visiting Assistant Professor of Art, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA, 2009 – 2010
Adjunct Professor, Community College of Rhode Island, Warwick, RI, 2011
Photography Instructor, Maverick Photo Project, Boston, MA, 2002, 2003, 2005
Instructor, Z Tech Graphic Design Course, ZUMIX, Boston, MA, 2000, 2001
Instructor, Quark XPress & Mac Operating System, Mac University, Chicago, IL, 1996, 1997
| solo exhibitions
  2013 Beacon Artists Union, “Queer Transformations”, Beacon, NY
  2012 Flanagan Art Gallery, “Queer Transformations”, Community College of Rhode Island, Lincoln, RI
  2009 Good Question Gallery, “Propositions”, Milford, PA
  2006 CBRM, “Landscapes and Lovelies”, Boston, MA
CBRM, “Small Moments”, Boston, MA
  2005 Atlantic Works Gallery, “Horizons & Interruptions”, Boston, MA
  1999 ZUMIX, “Intimacies”, Boston, MA
| group exhibitions
  2015 HallSpace Gallery, “Drawing Project, Boston, MA
The Hive Gallery and Studios, “Stitch Fetish 3”, curated by Ellen Schinderman, Los Angeles, CA
  2014 A+D Gallery, Chicago, IL “Strange Bedfellows”, curated by Amy Cancelmo
Skylight Gallery, New York, NY, “GQG: Five Years of Synergy”
  2001-2004, 2014-2015 East Boston Open Studios, participating artist, Boston, MA
  2013 Root Division, San Francisco, CA and Samek Art Gallery, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA,
“Strange Bedfellows”, curated by Amy Cancelmo
Rocky Neck Art Colony, Montserrat College of Art Faculty and Student Show, Gloucester, MA
  2011 Good Question Gallery, “Sequence”, exhibit with Richard Cutrona and Johana Skalsky, Augusta, NJ
Dugan Gallery, “Sexy Beast: The Figure and Identity”, Lowell, MA
Queer Caucus for Art/The Center, “Queer Me”, juried exhibit, New York, NY
McGauvran Gallery, Faculty Exhibition: University of Massachusetts Lowell Art Department, Lowell, MA
  2009 QCC/SOMArts Cultural Center, “Threads”, juried exhibit, San Francisco, CA
Dugan Gallery, “It's All About Perception”, juried exhibit, Lowell, MA
  2008 Proof Gallery, “Boston Does Boston”, invitational, Boston, MA
Art Gotham | SoHo, “Square Foot Show: Election 2008”, New York, NY
808 Gallery, “Boston Young Contemporaries”, juried exhibit, Boston, MA
University Hall Gallery, MFA Thesis Exhibit, The Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University, Cambridge, MA
McGauvran Gallery, Faculty Exhibition: University of Massachusetts Lowell Art Department, Lowell, MA
  2007 The Nave Gallery, “Young Turks II”, juried exhibit, Somerville, MA
Brooklyn Artists Gym, three person exhibit with Richard Cutrona and Johana Skalsky, Brooklyn, NY
Sevengaits Gallery, “Stacks Escape Construction”, Southbridge, MA
Dugan Gallery, Faculty Exhibition: University of Massachusetts Lowell Art Department, Lowell, MA
808 Gallery, “Boston Young Contemporaries”, juried exhibit, Boston, MA
SMFA Mission Hill Gallery, “Hijacking the Future: Hugs and Kisses”, juried exhibit, Boston, MA
  2006 Jamaica Plain Open Studios, participating artist, Boston, MA
Mayyim Hayyim/Living Waters, “Everything Begins in Water”, juried show, Newton, MA
  2005 McGauvran Gallery, Faculty Exhibition: University of Massachusetts Lowell Art Department, Lowell, MA
Atlantic Works Gallery, “Orange”, Boston, MA
Atlantic Works Gallery, “Nudes”, juried show, Boston, MA
Panopticon Gallery, “The Tree in Landscape”, juried show, Waltham, MA
  2004 Duxbury Art Association, “Winter Juried Show, Duxbury, MA
The Hamilton Club, two person exhibit with Jeannette Lazarus, Hamilton, MA
Tony’s Realty, “Portraits: Hands and Feet”, juried exhibit, Boston, MA
  2003 Duxbury Art Association, Winter Juried Show, Duxbury, MA
Center for Contemporary Art, “Portrait of My Mother...Things Left Unsaid”, juried exhibit, Sacramento, CA
Classic Art Galleries, “Pure Plastic: Explorations in Paint”, Winthrop, MA
Atlantic Works Gallery, “cipher”, two person exhibit with Charlene Liska, Boston, MA
Tony’s Realty, “Ourselves + Each Other”, juried show, Boston, MA
  2002 Somerville City Hall, “Illuminations”, juried show, , Somerville, MA
ZUMIX, “Abstract Tendencies”, Boston, MA
  2001 Stebbins Gallery, Annual Juried Photography Show, Cambridge, MA
Tony’s Realty, “Picturing East Boston”, Boston, MA
ZUMIX, “We Live Here”, Boston, MA
ZUMIX, “Pixel Perfect”, Boston, MA
ZUMIX, “Circle, Cycle, Delta”, Boston, MA
  2000 ZUMIX, “East Boston Local: East Boston Artists Group Members’ Show”, Boston, MA
  1996 South of North Gallery, “Relationships”, Chicago, IL
  1994-1995 Randolph Street Gallery, Chicago Neighborhood Artists Members’ Show, Chicago, IL
  1992

Earlham College, BA Thesis Show, Richmond, IN

  1990 Earlham College, “Site Specific Sculpture Seminar Exhibit”, Richmond, IN
  1989-1992 Earlham College, Exhibited drawings, paintings, and prints in group shows, Richmond, IN
| publications, papers, and lectures
  2015 “Homosurrealism 14” digital magazine by Jack Sanders, included artist
"Homosurrealism 13" digital magazine by Jack Sanders, featured artist
  2014 “Self-Portraits by Others” by Hunter O'Hanian, included artist
  2011 “Queer Eruv” Images: A journal of Jewish Art and Visual Culture
Guest Artist, Salon Photo Talks, The Bakery Photo Collective, Westbrook, ME
  2010 “Command I: Getting Infor from Our Students”, co-presenter with Karen E. Roehr at University of Massachusetts Lowell 2010 Faculty Development Conference
  2009 “Faggotstitch”, Roundtable: Queering Craft, College Art Association, Los Angeles, CA
Visiting Artist, Art Institute of Boston Pre-College program, Boston, MA
  2008 Visiting Artist, Art Institute of Boston Pre-College program, Boston, MA
  1991 “Reading the Sexual Subtext of the Art of Robert Rauschenberg”, Twentieth Century American Art course, guest lecturer, Laura Neis, Instructor, Earlham College, Richmond, IN
| honors, awards, grants
  2009-2010 University of Massachusetts Lowell Faculty Development Center Assessment Fellow, Lowell, MA
  2007 808 Gallery, “Boston Young Contemporaries”, Juror’s prize, Boston, MA
  2006 Mayyim Hayyim/Living Waters, “Everything Begins in Water”, Juror’s prize, Newton, MA
  2005 Atlantic Works Gallery, “Nudes”, Juror’s selection, Boston, MA
  2004 Duxbury Art Association, Winter Juried Show, First prize in B/W photography, Duxbury, MA
  2003 Duxbury Art Association, Winter Juried Show, Third prize in color photography, Duxbury, MA
  1992-1993 Thomas J. Watson Fellow, “Expressions of Isolation and Mortality in Contemporary Art”
| curatorial experience
  2011 Dugan Gallery, “Sexy Beast: The Figure and Identity”, Lowell, MA
  2003 “Maison Printemps”, salon-style group exhibition, Boston, MA
  2002 “Maison”, salon-style group exhibition, Boston, MA
ZUMIX, “Abstract Tendencies”, Boston, MA
ZUMIX, “Post Pop”, Boston MA
  2001 Tony’s Realty, “Picturing East Boston”, Boston, MA
ZUMIX, “We Live Here”, Boston, MA
ZUMIX, “Pixel Perfect”, Boston, MA
ZUMIX, “Circle, Cycle, Delta”, Boston, MA
  1992-1993 Assistant Curator, Organisation for Visual Arts, London, England
Helped organize international art exhibits on multicultural and political themes. Worked with artists in Europe, Asia, and North America; supervised the installation of shows in Britain.
| selected bibliography
  2007 “Last Chance to See Young Turks Two at the Nave Gallery”, Bostonist, Boston, MA, November 2, 2007
“artjacked”, Bay Windows, Boston, MA, March 1, 2007
  2005 “New horizons: Jesse M. Kahn works his minimalist magic”, Bay Windows, Boston, MA, May 12, 2005
| boards and panels
  2003- Boston Redevelopment Authority, Artist Review Panel
  2002-2006 Atlantic Works Gallery, Founding Member
  2000-2006 East Boston Artists Group, Founding Member
  2000-2004 Boston Open Studios Coalition
  1999-2000 Cultural Connections, Board Member
  1996-1998 Chicago Neighborhood Artists, Board of Directors
| professional memberships
  College Art Association
Queer Caucus for Art
Society of Typographic Aficionados (SoTA)