r e s u m e  &  b i o



B i o


Child of the 80s.

Raised in South Hadley, Massachusetts.

Spent summers on the isle of Bermuda working in the extended family business.

Attended Mt Holyoke College 2004-2008.

Spent three months studying art in Cortona, Italy.

Interesting European cities: Florence, Siena, Montepulciano, Bevagna, Orvieto, Milan, Vienna, Paris, Bath, London.

Realized artistic propensity.

Adopted the best dog in the universe.

Said goodbye to family, faux-family, friends and best friends on east coast.

Migrated to Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Ate cilantro and green chile in great quantity.

Met a man and planted a garden in the desert together.

Travelled often.

Interesting American cities: Marfa, Austin, Santa Fe, Denver, Bozeman, Boise, Seattle, Portland, Big Sur, Flagstaff, Black Rock City, Escalante, Alamogordo, New York City.

Enjoyed the mountain life of southern New Mexico, where she shared home, love, and studio with Naka and Punkin.

Missed family, faux-family, friends and best friends on east coast.

Desired culture, desired change.

Up and moved to the big city.

Desert man followed.

NYC Hustler: responsible, pays bills.

Hoping to find a few extra square feet and some outdoor space and remain in New York for years.

Excellent spots: NYC Aquarium, Battery Park, UCB, Chinatown, Community Garden on the Lower East Side, High Line, Greenwich House Pottery, Rockaway Beach, Montauk, Moma, Punjab Deli, Central Park

Having fun.

Making art.


E x h i b i t i o n s


Plien Air Moab 2011.  Moab, Utah

The Things That Find Us. Mount Holyoke College Senior Thesis Exhibition 2008. South Hadley, Massachusetts

Cortona 2006. Lamar Dodd School of Art, Athens, GA

Mostra 2006. Palazzo Casali, Cortona, Italy

Annual Student Art Show. Mount Holyoke College, 2004, 2005, 2007. South Hadley, Massachusetts


E d u c a t i o n


Greenwich House Pottery

   Education Coordinator and student of ceramics

Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts

   Major: Studio Art      Minor: Psychology     May 2008

   Bachelor of arts, cum laude with departmental honors    

   Honors Thesis:  "Sight Beyond Site" 
   Exhibition of installation and photographs.

University of Georgia Study Abroad Program, Cortona, Italy

   Fall semester abroad, 2006.  Concentration in Art

Holyoke Catholic High School, South Hadley, Massachusetts

South Hadley Public Schools, South Hadley, Massachusetts


A w a r d s


Ruth E. Warfel Senior Art Purchase Prize, 2008


C o l l e c t i o n s


Mount Holyoke College, Department of Residential Life. South Hadley, Massachusetts