Curriculum Vitae


2009 B.A. Physics and Economics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL


Portraits, Little Victories Gallery, Shanghai, China
Spectacle, The Power Station of Art, Shanghai, China
Parallel/Parallax, The President’s Gallery at Harold Washington College, Chicago, IL
As Luck Would Have It, Interior Design Show (Metro Toronto Convention Center), Toronto, ON

A Handful of Stardust, TELUS Spark, Calgary, AB
Farm/Art DTour (Fermentation Fest), Wormfarm Institute, Reedsburg, WI
Sunflower, Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence, KS
SYSTEMS / PROCESS, High Concept Laboratories, Chicago, IL
Moment of Transition, Ogilvie Transportation Center, Chicago, IL
Movement => Balloons, Art of the Danforth Festival, Toronto, ON

Midwestern Voices and Visions Exhibition, Chicago Artists’ Coalition Gallery, Chicago, IL
The Happiness Project, Nuit Blanche, Toronto, ON
Eye Candy, gh3, Toronto, ON

Summer’s Fallacy, The Whistler, Chicago, IL
Big Omaha, KANEKO, Omaha, NE

LabFest!, Millennium Park, Chicago, IL
The Comb Jelly, Biological Sciences Learning Center, Chicago, IL
Neuroplastic Dreams, Biological Sciences Learning Center, Chicago, IL
Balloon Fashion, Festival of the Arts, Chicago, IL


Extraction for the Fermentation Fest (Farm/Art DTour)
A Glimpse of Something Ephemeral for Beck’s

Supernova for AOL
Black and White for Silicon Prairie News

Balluminescence – Lights, Balloons, Jellyfish! for Science Chicago

Awards & Grants

2010 Chicago Silver ADDY Award

2010 New York Festivals Finalist Certificate

2009 Alliance of Artist Communities’ Midwestern Voices and Visions Residency and Grant Award

2009 The University of Chicago Student Fine Arts Fund for “Balluminescence, The Life and Death of”

2009 The University of Chicago Festival of the Arts Award of Funding for “Balloon Fashion”


Artist-in-Residence, Swatch Art Peace Hotel, Shanghai, China

Artist-in-Residence, Wormfarm Institute, Reedsburg, WI
Artist-in-Residence, Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence, KS
Artist-in-Residence, High Concept Laboratories, Chicago, IL

Artist-in-Residence, Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha, NE

Visiting Artist, Chicago Children’s Museum, Chicago, IL

Research/Work Experience

Interaction Designer, Aesthetec Studio, Toronto, ON

2008 – 2009
Research Technician, Kenji Suzuki Laboratory, Department of Radiology, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2008 – 2009
Research Technician, Enrico Fermi Institute, Chicago, IL

Computer Engineer, Instituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare (National Institute of Nuclear Physics), Legnaro, ITALY

2007 – 2008
Research Assistant, Nancy Cox Laboratory, Department of Human Genetics, The University of Chicago, Chicago IL