ABOUT…………………………………………………………………………….

Born: September 6, 1997, San Antonio, TX

 

EDUCATION …………………………………………………

Antonian College Preparatory H.S., San Antonio, TX (May 2016)

School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University, Boston, MA, Expected BFA (May 2020)

Field of study (Inter-disciplinary Studies - Sculpture)

 

CURRENT EMPLOYER……………………………………………………………

TPY - The Paint Yard, San Antonio, TX – Art Public Relations Internship (2020 - Current) 

 

PREVIOUS EMPLOYERS……………………………………..

Artpace, San Antonio, TX -internship to install and de-install fabrication (2019) 

Welding Shop Monitor, Tufts University, Boston, MA (2019)

Colorado Rocky Mountain School, Carbondale, CO – Blacksmithing Internship (2019) 

The Paint Yard, San Antonio, TX – Mural Painting Internship (2019) 

Northeast Construction, San Antonio, TX (2019)

Scholastic Art, Boston, MA (2019)

Penguin Pizza, Boston, MA (2019)

Crafts Boston Volunteer, Boston, MA (2018)

Medford Roofing, Medford, MA (2018)

Manager of Firing, Tufts University Crafts Center, Boston, MA (2018)

The Paint Yard, San Antonio, TX (2018)

Welding Shop Monitor, Tufts University (2017)

San Antonio Rose Palace, San Antonio, TX (2015) 

Fiesta Arts Fair Volunteer – Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX (2015)

St. Padre Pio Church Nursery, San Antonio, TX (2014)

“Content Under Pressure” Volunteer - The Paint Yard, San Antonio, TX (2013)

Teen Council Artpace Gallery - San Antonio, TX (2013) 

Fiesta Arts Fair Volunteer – Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX (2013)

Recycling Center Volunteer - King William Parade - "Go Green" theme - San Antonio, TX (2013)

Family Day Sunday clay instructor, San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX (2013)

Art Studio Assistant for art teacher, Mrs. Jill Ewing, San Antonio, TX (2013)

Artpace Chalk It Up Volunteer, San Antonio, TX (2013)

Portfolio chosen for Finalist Show at Blossom Athletic Center, San Antonio, TX (2000)

 

AWARDS, ELECTED/APPOINTED POSITIONS, FELLOWSHIPS & GRANTS ……………………

“The Creative Space” - official videographer and photographer, Boston, MA (2019)

Exit Gallery - official videographer and photographer, Boston, MA (2019)

Skate Sculpture Club Annual Cookout Jam Session Grant, Tufts University, Boston, MA (2019)

Skate Sculpture Club – Elected Treasurer, Tufts University, Boston, MA (2019) 

Advanced Throwing Class Scholarship - Roadrunner Ceramics, San Antonio, TX (2019)

SPROM Art Competition Judge - SMFA, Boston, MA (2018)

A2RU Waste Management and Sustainability Conference Scholar (All-expense paid trip and student scholar representative of Tufts University, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA (2018) 

Skate Sculpture Club (SSC) - Elected Vice President - Tufts University, Boston, MA, (2018)

Small Metals Club - Elected Vice President - Tufts University, Boston, MA (2018)

“Art in the Dark” – Raised the most money - Convention Center, San Antonio, TX (2018)

Scholarship for Glassblowing class taught by Larry West - Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX (2016)

Scholarship for Throwing Skills class taught by Blake Kennedy - Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX (2016)

Teen Board Fellowship - Artpace Art Gallery, San Antonio, TX (2016)

Noelle Hiss Scholar in Ceramics - Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX (2015)

Teen Board Fellowship - Artpace Art Gallery, San Antonio, TX (2015)

Co-Presenter of "Film Guy" in Spotlight Celebration - McNay Art Institute, San Antonio, TX (2015)

Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools (TAPPS) District Art Competition (1st and 2nd place Ceramics) (2015)

Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools (TAPPS) Academic State Art Competition (3rd place Ceramics) (2014)

TAPPS Academic State Art Competition (Honorable Mention Onsite Design) (2014)

Noelle Hiss Scholar - Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX (2014)

Teen Board Fellowship - Artpace Art Gallery, San Antonio, TX (2014)

Selected from Artpace to attend National Teen Conference - Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA (2014)

Top Student Merit Award in Digital Media II, Winston School, San Antonio, TX (2013)

Student of the Month - Winston School, San Antonio, TX (2013) 

Top Student Merit Award in Art I – Winston School, San Antonio, TX (2013)

Top Student Merit Award in Ceramics – Winston School, San Antonio, TX (2013)

Inaugural National Art Honor Society President - Winston School, San Antonio, TX (2013)

TAPPS Academic State Art Competition (Qualified Photography and Ceramics for state award) (2013)

MVP Six-man Football - Winston School, San Antonio, TX (2012)

Best defensive basketball player - Winston School, San Antonio, TX (2012)

 

COLLECTIONS…………………………………………………………………

Efharis Alepedis Collection (2017) 

John and Monica Trollinger Collection (2016)

Carlo Garcia/Dr, Kim Ross-Garcia Collection (2016)

Dr. Charles Karulak Collection (2016)

Kenneth and Lourdes Saks Collection (2016)

Chris and Jill Ewing Collection (2016)

Drs. Jeff and Stephanie Hoefle Collection (2016)

Taylor Browning-Bates Collection (2016)

Chris Borth Collection (2016)

 

EXHIBITIONS/COMMISSIONS……………………………..

San Antonio art league & museums 16 annual collegiate exhibition (2020)

“The Uncanny Files” Exhibited in Boston, MA (2019)

“Benjamin Playground Skate Jam” Skate Sculpture Club Exhibit, Allston, MS (2019) 

“Broke Down Venice Beach” Skate Sculpture Club Exhibit, SMFA, Boston, MA (2019)

“Empty Bowls” Ceramics Exhibit - Roadrunner Ceramics, San Antonio, TX (2019)

“Empty Bowls” Ceramics Exhibit - Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX (2019)

Skate Sculpture Club Exhibit, SMFA, Boston, MA (2019)

Solo Exhibition - “Exhibiting Everything They Wanted” - Independent Study curated show “311”, SMFA, Boston, MA (2019)

Performance Art Exhibition - “The Magic School Bus Took a Wrong Turn Down a Demon’s Throat featuring Alberto” as DJ Tufts, University Crafts House, Boston, MA (2018)

Dorchester Art Project (DAP) Exhibitor and Volunteer, Dorchester, MA (2018) 

“All Things Considered” Metal Exhibition” – SMFA, Boston, MA (2018)

“Art in the Dark” Exhibition - Convention Center, San Antonio, TX (2018)

“Color of the Blind Exhibition” - San Antonio Public Library, San Antonio, TX (2018)

The Texas BBQ Cook-off Exhibition - The Paint Yard, San Antonio, TX (2018)

“Window Works” - Dennis Smith Ceramic Studio - Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX (2017)

Edwin Gallery Solo Exhibition - SMFA, Boston, MA (2017)

“60 minutes of Reggae” - Tufts University WMFO Radio Station, Medford, MA (2017)

Crafts Boston, Exhibitor and volunteer, Boston, MA (2017)

Redbird Foundation, Raised $700 from art sales for DWI victims, San Antonio, TX (2017)

Guest speaker on WMFO Radio station “The Love Shack” - Tufts University, Medford, MA (2017)

Edwin Gallery Solo Exhibition - SMFA, Boston, MA (2016) 

Freshman Auditorium Show - SMFA, Boston, MA (2016) 

President’s Cabinet Exhibition “Silver War” - SMFA, Boston, MA (2016)

First Friday “2D on Display”, Blue Star Gallery, San Antonio, TX (2015)

Exhibitor and Contributor of 100% of art sales to Catholic Charities St. Nicholas Ball, JW Marriott, San Antonio, TX (2015)

Exhibitor - National Portfolio Day, Austin, TX (2015)

Exhibited and sold “Isabel” (paper, acrylic, and resin on panel) Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX (2014)

Cinema Chili Bowl fundraiser (was featured on San Antonio KSAT news), San Antonio, TX (2013) 

Exhibited 2D art in Winston Window Space, San Antonio, TX (2013)

Exhibited and sold ceramics at the Winston School Gala, San Antonio, TX (2013)

Represented Winston School and exhibited at ISAS Art Festival, Austin, TX (2013) 

Exhibited “Scooter Made in Silver”- Grand Opening Art Exhibit at Atique Orthodontics, San Antonio, TX (2009)

 

PUBLICATIONS………………………………………………………………………………………….

“To be a Man” Skate Sculpture Club Exhibit, SMFA, Boston, MA (2019)

“Broke Down Venice Beach” Skate Sculpture Club, Newsletter and Instagram Posts, SMFA, Boston, MA (9/27/19)

Featured in Season One, Issue One - Metalsmith Tech Magazine (2017)

“San Antonio for Dummies” zine illustrated - The Brick Gallery at Blue Star Complex, San Antonio, TX (2015)

Established Alamo Artworks trademark (2015) 

 

LECTURES, WORKSHOPS & ADDITIONAL SKILLS TRAINING…………………………………………………………………………..

“Broke Down Venice Beach” Mural Painting Workshop, Skate Sculpture Club, SMFA, Boston, MA (2019)

Guest Speaker - solicited funding for future teen art programs – Artpace, San Antonio, TX (2019)

Doughnut Festival Workshop volunteer, Underground Murals, Boston MA (2019)

Skate Sculpture Club Annual Skateboard Cutting Demo, SMFA, Boston, MA (2019)

Illustration and Advertising for “311”, SMFA, Boston, MA (2019)

Reduction Cone 10 firing - Roadrunner Ceramics, San Antonio, TX (2019)

Artists Talk - Metals - SMFA at Tufts University, Boston, MA (2018)

A2RU Waste Management and Sustainability Conference - “Building a Conversation Around Food”- James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA (2018)

Guest speaker “Building Brave Spaces - ICA International Convening - three day conference, Boston, MA (2018)

Guest Speaker – “24 Hour Day”, SMFA, Boston, MA (2018)

Throwing Demo - Jerry's Art Arama, San Antonio, TX (2018)

Screen printing demonstrations and Fiesta Arts Fair Volunteer, Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX (2015)

Throwing demo for incoming students - North East School of the Arts, San Antonio, TX (2015)

Hand-building class taught by Dennis Smith - Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX (2015)

Teen Studio Intensive Art Program with Julia Barbosa Landois - Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX (2015)

Southwest School of Art Scholarship for MW evening class for entire school year, Bee Nation, San Antonio, TX (2015) 

Saturday Discovery Program in Ceramics - Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, Texas (2015)

Teen Council Window Works, Artpace Art Gallery, San Antonio, TX (2015)

Attended National Portfolio Day - The Woodlands, TX (2015)

Pin making and collaging demonstration at Artpace Teen Night, San Antonio, TX (2014) 

Coppini Academy of Fine Arts - Live Figure Drawing classes for entire year, San Antonio, TX (2014)

Screen printing demonstration at Artpace Teen Night, San Antonio, TX (2013)

Artist Talk, ISAS Art Festival, Austin, TX (2013)

Artpace Hudson Showroom, San Antonio, TX (2013)

 

HOBBIES ………………………………………………………………………………………………………..

Networking

Digital Media 

Filmmaking 

Photography

Ceramics - Hand Building & Throwing 

Glass Blowing - hot shop  

Acrylic Painting

Skateboarding & Scootering 

Biking

Musical Instruments

Art festivals, Jazz, Reggae and Classic Rock concerts, Movies.

Rock and Roll Full Marathon Finisher, San Antonio, TX (2015)

Rock and Roll Half Marathon finisher, San Antonio, TX (2014)

 

Domestic Travel to Louisiana, Alabama, Mississippi, Florida, Georgia, New York, New Jersey, Maine, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Illinois, Indiana, Colorado, Arizona, Nevada, California, New Mexico, Minnesota, Massachusetts, Texas, Oklahoma, Missouri, Arkansas

International Travel to Canada, Mexico, Belize, Grand Cayman, Honduras, Bahamas, Barbados,

Jamaica, US Virgin Islands, British Virgin Islands, Turks & Caicos, Guatemala, Mexico, United Kingdom, France, Belgium, Estonia, Germany, Russia, Finland, Denmark, and Sweden.