BODY ARCHITECT

 

EDUCATION

2013 – 2015Royal College of Art | Master of Arts Jewellery and Metal
2006 – 2010The University of Texas at El Paso | Bachelor of Fine Arts | Major: Metals | Minor: Sculpture

VOLUNTEER

2011 – 2012Myanmar Buddhist Academic Center | Bodhgaya, India | 20.12.11 – 30.5.12
2010Stanlee and Gerald Rubin Center for the Visual Arts | University of Texas at El Paso | 12.3.10 – 7.5.10
2009TPTP Gallery | Paris, France | 17.5.09 – 29.11.09

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2015Tanel Veenre Internship | 13.7.15 – 3.10.15 | Artist Assistant: Carving Bone and Wood. Helping with Photoshoots, Preparing Materials for Books
2013Hannah Bacol Bush Gallery | 9.1.13 – 3.7.13 | Gallery Assistant: Artist Research, Front Desk Operation, Handling, Preparation and Installation of Art Work

AWARDS

2015Onno Boekhoudt Memorial Award
2010 – 2011John and Vida White Endowment
2009 – 2010Arlene Smith Mckinnon Purchase Award

EXHIBITIONS

2015Royal College Of Art, London, UK, Show RCA
 Werkstatt Galerie Muenchen, Munich, Germany, who’s’who
 Royal College Of Art, London, UK, WIP Show
2014Royal College Of Art, London, UK, JAMble
 Camden Collective, London, UK, POP!
 Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK, Distantly Relative
 Royal College Of Art, London, UK, WIP Show
 Stanlee And Gerald Rubin Center For The Visual Arts, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, Texas,10 Squared: 100 Artists Celebrate UTEP’s Centennial
2011Wheelwright Museum, Santa Fe, New Mexico, Ethical Jewelry Makeover
 Chalk The Block, El Paso, Texas, Unsettled
2010Stanlee And Gerald Rubin Center For The Visual Arts, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, Texas, Annual Student Juried Exhibition
 Union Gallery, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, Texas, 13 Pilots
2009Fox Fine Arts, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX, Salon De Refusés
 TPTP Gallery, Paris, France, Neighborhood Watch: A Projection Walk

CURATED EXHIBITIONS

2010Forum Arts And Culture, El Paso, Texas, OPEN Heart: Where the Heart Meets the Eye
2009Glass Gallery, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, Texas, Salon de Refusés
 TPTP Gallery, Paris, France, Neighborhood Watch: A Projection Walk
2008Sunset Heights, El Paso, Texas, Neighborhood Watch: A Projection Walk

SKILLS
Computer Skills: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Rhino, Z Brush, Basic Microsoft Excel
Sculpture: Wood, Metals and Welding
Metals: Forging, Soldering, Basic Forming techniques, Conventional and Unconventional Stone Setting, Mold Making, Casting, Heat Patina, Enamel, Chains, Embossing, Die forming, Laser Welding, Etching
Ceramics: Throwing, Plaster Mold Making, Slip Casting, Press Molding, Coil and Slab building, Glazing
Good organizational skills
Ability to understand and follow procedures
Bilingual, Excellent verbal and communication skills