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EDUCATION

2011 Master of Fine Art, Visual Art and Public Life, Printmaking, Herron School of Art and Design, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN

2008 Bachelor of Fine Art, Printmaking, Metropolitan State University of Denver, Denver, CO SOLO

EXHIBITIONS

2011 Liminal States, Indianapolis Art Center Library, Indianapolis, IN

2009 Flawed, City O' City Gallery, Denver, CO

2009-08 Pablo’s Gallery, Denver, CO

GROUP EXHIBTIONS

2014 Line: organized by Melinda Stickney-Gibson 
featuring works by Jennifer Coates, Gary Gissler, Christie Scheele, Matt Straub,
Melanie Christine Warner, and Rebecca Welz, Butters Gallery, Portland, OR

2013 Bestiary: Christopher Adams, Randy Bolton, Phyllis Bramson. Laurie Hogin, John Kindness, David Kroll, Sandy Litchfield, Jacquelyn McBain, Julia Randall, Jennifer Wynne Reeves, Anne Siems, Kiki Smith and Melanie Christine Warner, Garvey Simon Art Access and Littlejohn Contemporary, New York, NY

2011 MFA thesis exhibition, Herron Galleries, Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN

2010 Graduate Candidates, Basile Gallery, Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN

Virtigo, The New Fronter & Intuition, Studio 214, Indianapolis, IN

In.my.migration, collaborative exhibition, Studio 214, Indianapolis, IN

Flipping The Bird, Southwest School of Art and Craft, Navarro Gallery, San Antonio, TX Play, Bootleg gallery, Indianapolis, IN

2009 Future, Borshoff, Indianapolis, IN, featured at Basile Center, Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN

Melanie Warner and Matthew Pazzol, Moe Joe's gallery, Indianapolis, IN

Basile Center gallery, Herron School of Art and Design, Indinapolis, IN

In.my.migration, collaborative exhibition, Marsh gallery, Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN

Tear Down, Marsh gallery, Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN

Flipping The Bird, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Print Walls Gallery, Madison, WI

Sliding Door Gallery Members group exhibition, Sliding Door Gallery, Denver, CO

2008 Amalgamate, BFA Thesis exhibition, Center for Visual Art, Denver, CO

Shared Practice, University of Denver and Metropolitan State University of Denver, Red Delicious Press, Aurora, CO

Tech-Nature, exchange print exhibition, West Gallery Purdue University and Robert Strohmeier Print Space @ Vicious Dog Press; West Lafayette, IN and Denver, CO

2007 Works on Paper, juried exhibition, Core New Art Space, Denver, CO, Juror: Mark Lunning, Open Press Gallery, Denver, CO 2006

Mid-American Printmaking Council Conference, exchange print, open portfolio and group exhibition, Athens, OH

Juried Print Exhibition, Juror; E.C. Cunningham, Robert Strohmeier Print Space @ Vicious Dog Press, Denver, CO

Juried Drawing Exhibition, Juror; Sandy Lane, Metropolitan State University of Denver Art Department, Denver, CO 2005

Juried Print exhibition, Juror; E.C. Cunningham, Robert Strohmeier Print Space, Vicious Dog Press, Denver, CO 2004

Birds, Open Press Gallery, Denver, CO The Contorted Print, Herron School of Art and Design and Metropolitan State University of Denver; Indianapolis, IN and Denver, CO

2002 Juried Drawing exhibition, Juror: Craig Smith, Metropolitan State University of Denver Art Department, Denver, CO

2001 Scum of the Earth, Revolutiones Gallery, Denver, CO

AWARDS

2009-11 Graduate Fellowship Award, Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN

2008 William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship Fund, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass Nagel Art Thesis Award, Metropolitan State University of Denver, Denver, CO

2007 Best in Show, Works on Paper, Core New Art Space, Denver, CO

PUBLICATIONS

2008 Bombay Gin Literary Journal, Vol. 34 No. 2, "Survival of the Wise" cover image and "Toot your own horn" interior, The Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics, Naropa, University, Boulder, CO

Metrosphere Literary Journal, pg 7, ‘Toot your own horn”, Metropolitan State University of Denver, Denver, CO

LECTURES

2009 Artist Lecture, In.my.migration collaboration, slide lecture of our process and technique in working as a collaborative, Herron School of Art and Design; Indianapolis, IN

COMMISSIONS

2010 Shrewsberry and Associates, LLC., lithograph, edition of 12. Professional Experience

2010-Pres. Assistant Director, Garvey Simon Art Access and Littlejohn Contemporary, New York, NY

2011 Studio Director, Walter Knabe Studios, Carmel, IN

2010 Press Assistant, edition of 24, Tom Huck, Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN

2009-10 Shop Technician Assistant, Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN

2009-10 Gallery Directors Assistant, Herron School of Art and Design Galleries; Indianapolis, IN

2006-08 Gallery Assistant, Center for Visual Art; Denver, CO

2004-06 Printmaking Shop Technician, Metropolitan State University of Denver; Denver, CO

2004 Press Assistant, Disciple, edition of 24, Michael Barnes, Metropolitan State University of Denver, Denver CO

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2011 Instructor: Etching 1 - Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN

2010 Instructor: Two Dimensional Design - Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN

Instructor: Lithography 1 – Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN Graduate Teaching Assistant, Herron School of Art and Design; Indianapolis, IN.

2004-06 Printmaking Teaching Assistant, Metropolitan State University of Denver; Denver, CO

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