Portfolio

ART EXHIBITIONS

  •  Inside Out, Kemper Museum Staff Exhibition, December 2012-February 2013
  • Inside Out, Kemper Museum Staff Exhibition, December 2011-February 2012
  • La Paloma y La Rana, May-June 2011, Mattie Rhodes Art Gallery
  • Inside Out, Kemper Museum Staff Exhibition, December 2009-March 2010
  • Inside Out, Kemper Museum Staff Exhibition, December 2007-February 2008
  • Dia de los Muertos (shrine for Tracey Heinrich)October-November 2004, Mattie Rhodes Art Gallery

KIDS ECO-ART WORKSHOPS

  •  Boy Scouts- Troop 25, Dream Catcher Workshop, 2011   
  •  Environmental water studies Eco-Art Workshop for Ecos Class (Green Works in KC @  Brush Creek Community Center, 2009
  •  “Be Creative”, 4 weeks of kids recycled art workshops @ Plaza Library, July 7- August 13, 2009
  •  “Recycle, Repurpose, Recreate!” Assemblage-Youth Art Workshop @ Central Library, 2009
  •  “Recycle, Repurpose, Recreate!” Japanese Stab Binding- Youth Art Workshop @ Central Library

TRUNK SHOWS

  • “X-Mas in July” @ Repurpose Me Studio, July, 2011
  • “Walken in a Winter Wonderland” @ Repurpose Me Studio, December, 2010
  • “Quodlibet (kwod-li-bet) Bazaar!”@ Repurpose Me Studio, November 7, 2009
  •  Hawthorne Plaza Art Fair, September 2009
  •  “Shop Awesome!” @ Janay A. Handmade Studio,  February 8, 2009
  •  “Handmade Holidays” @ Janay A. Handmade Studio,  December 12, 2008
  •  “Urban Bazaar” @ Foundation on Union Avenue, November 14 & 15, 2008
  •  “Gorge Us”@ Karma in Westport, November 26, 2008
  •  Happy Hour w/ WearHaus @ Velvet Dog, July 3, 2008
  •  “Rag Trade” @ The Cross Gallery and Leedy-Voulkos Art Center, June 23,  2007
  •  “Retail Therapy” @ Foundation on Union Avenue, October 7, 2006
  •  “the grab” @ Grinder’s Sculpture Garden, July 15, 2006
  •  Troost Festival- Kansas City, Missouri, May 21, 2006
  •  “Art in Columbus Park” in Columbus Park- Kansas City, Missouri, May 19, 2006
  • Happy Hour w/ WearHaus @ Velvet Dog, May 4, 2006
  • Earth Day Festival @ Shawnee Mission Park, Kansas, April 22, 2006

 MULTI-DISCIPLINARY/ COLLABORATIVE and/or projects W/ OTHER ARTISTS

JAIMIE WARREN, June 4, 2013~  group photo on cover of Vice Magazine, summer July 2013 issue accompanied with “That’s what friends are for” video (video completion and release TBD) (assistant w/ makeup and extra in photo)

CHARLOTTE STREET FOUNDATION: ‘rises Zora’~ Exalted 4 Eva, 2013
 Presented with Walking The Urban Labyrinth, one of many programs that made up ‘rises Zora’, a multi-venue visual arts project organized by Charlotte Street Curator-in-residence Jamilee Polson Lacy. Sporadically staged installations, performance, public events and more across the Kansas City metro area, artists activated and connected the city’s dynamic spaces in their efforts to understand, emphasize and travel the labyrinth.

PEGGY NOLAND, 2012~ Superbowl Ked’s Commercial (extra in commercial shoot)

MYTHMAKERS, 2009~ http://www.myth-makers.org,  Curated by Megan Mantia.  Exhibition @ Paragraph Gallery: 23 E 12th Street, KCMO (assistant w/ makeup)

 SLOW FOOD EAT-IN (COMMUNITY POTLUCK)- SEPTEMBER 5, 2009 (Coordinator/ Planner)- Standing up for something I believe in, I planned this event lobbying to get REAL food in schools; as well as raise awareness about the Child Nutrition Act, and stress the fact that it is a basic human right to have real food available to our children in schools.  Hosted by Border Star Montessori School.
 SSION EVENTS: (performer/ extra in videos)

WHOOP DEE DOO EVENTS: WWW.WHOOPDEEDOO.TV

  •  Gala Fundraising Event @ Lathrop and Gage, 2012: Catering organizer and random duties
  • Gala Fundraising Event @ Lathrop and Gage, 2011: Planning committee and Catering organizer
  • Performance Day @ Kemper Museum in the Crossroads, 2009
  • Set Making Workshop @ Kemper Museum in the Crossroads, 2009
  • St. Paddy’s Day Parade (also contributed to creating float), 2009
  • Performance Day, 2008

BRIE BLAKEMAN, Coyote’s Song, 2010 (performer)

 ELISHA STETSON:
  • Elisha Stetson for Scott Fitness, Fall 2009-  Art opening and Halloween Extravaganza! (model for lycra body suits)
  • SOLID GOLD, Spring 2009- Elisha Stetson: Kansas City Art Institute Senior Show (model for lycra body suits)