b. 1982, Aberdeen, Scotland


EDUCATION
2010  MFA in Printmaking, with Honors, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
2007  Residency with Jackson Cheatham, Lullwater Press, Thompson, GA
2007  The Art Students League, New York, NY
2004  BFA in Art/Art Education, Summa Cum Laude, The University of Georgia,  Athens, GA


EXHIBITIONS

2012 Paper Fortress: Paper as Fiber, Pterodactyl Gallery, Philadelphia, PA                                     Make It, Break It, Rebuild It, Oxford Mills, Philadelphia, PA
Art of the Book, Collingswood Library, Collingswood, NJ
City Calm Down, presented by Melissa Diane, Clark Park, Philadelphia, PA  (A Den: Brooklyn Nights interpreted into a dance performance)                                                                                         Posted, Printmaking Center of New Jersey, Branchburg, NJ 

2011 Mural Arts Teaching Artist Exhibition, Crane Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Time to Work, Artspace Liberti, Philadelphia, PA (solo)
Bodies of Text, Philadelphia Center for the Book + Philly Fringe Festival, Philadelphia, PA
Up & Coming: New Printmakers Make their Mark, Hunterdon Art Museum, Clinton, NJ
Non Solo IV, Sacramento Center for Contemporary Art, Sacramento, CA
Process & Product, Invitational National Show of Book & Paper Arts, Cheltenham Center for the Arts,         Cheltenham, PA
Non Solo II, Flux Factory, Long Island City, Queens
Non Solo, Thomas Hunter Project Space, Hunter College, New York, NY

2010 New Sincerity, Traveling Group Exhibition, NY, MN, & CA
Printmaking Exhibition, SHO Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Art of the Book, Collingswood Book Festival Gallery, Collingswood, NJ
Member Exhibition, Philadelphia Center for the Book, Philadelphia, PA
Lost/Found, MFA Thesis Show, Stueben South Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
Imprint, Myrtle Avenue Windows Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
A Piece of Pratt, LABA Gallery, New York, NY


2009 Gourmet Wake, Performance/Collaborative, Brooklyn NY
The Ship is the Destination, Caroline, Flushnik Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Politics and Media, Schafler Gallery, Pratt, Brooklyn, NY, Honorable Mention
From Across the River, Montclair MFA Gallery, Montclair, NJ
Awakened Change, Seed Gallery, Newark, NJ


2008 Fall MFA Show, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
Bushwick Open Studios Show, Spread Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Home, Stain, Brooklyn, NY


2007 The ASL Holiday Art Show, The Art Students League, New York, NY
Wut Up Doc(umentation), Bushwick Open Studios, Brooklyn, NY


2004 Sartorial Splendor, BFA Exit Show, Lamar Dodd School of Art, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA


2003 In the Round, Lamar Dodd School of Art, UGA, Athens, GA


AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS
2011 Jane Golden Visionary Educator Award, The Mural Arts Program
2010 Excellence in Academic Achievement Award in Fine Arts, Pratt Institute
Student Leader of the Year Award, Pratt Institute
2009 Walter Rogalski Graduate Printmaking Scholarship, Pratt Institute
2008 Academic Scholarship, Pratt Institute
2004 Presidential Scholar, The University of Georgia
2001-04 Hope Scholarship and Robert C. Byrd Scholarship Recipient, The
University of Georgia


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2011 - Current Teaching Artist, The Mural Arts Program, Philadelphia, PA

2010 - 2013 Co-Founder & Designer of Kaye Rachelle Designs, Brooklyn, NY & Philadelphia, PA (Screen Printing on Home Textiles)

2009-10 Graduate Teaching Assistant, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York (Intaglio, Relief Printing, Screen Print)

2008-10 Designer Assistant, Eduardo Garza, New York, New York (Gilding and Administrative)

2009 Design Research Intern, The Center for Sustainable Design Studies, Brooklyn, New York

2009 Freelance Printer, Beirn Handbags, New York, New York (Hand Relief)

2009 Freelance Textile Designer & Printer, 3rd+Bond Apartments, Brooklyn, New York (Screen Print)

2004-08 Studio Art Instructor, St. Vincent Ferrer High School, New York, New York (Art I, Art II, Advanced Drawing, Fiber Art)