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ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

MFA, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, New Bedford, MA, 2004-2007

BA, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, 1993

HONORS

Coastal Oregon Artist Residency/Recology Transfer Station, Astoria, OR, 2016

UMassD College of Visual & Performing Arts, Artist in Residence, MA, 2015

Sou’wester, Artist in Residence, WA, 2014

Elsewhere Artist Collaborative, Artist in Residence, NC, 2011

Sitka Center for Art and Ecology, Artist in Residence, OR, 2008-2009

Sacatar Institute, Artist in Residence, Itaparica, Brazil, 2008

Invitational Slide Presentation, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China, 2002

Vermont Studio Center Sculptor in Residence, 2000

Durham Arts Council Emerging Artist Grant, NC, 2000

INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION

Foshan, Guangdong Province, China, Foshan Ceramic Exposition, 2002

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Runyan Gallery, Newport, OR 2017

The Arts Center, Corvallis, OR, 2016

Artspace, Raleigh, NC, 2003

The Artscenter, Carrboro, NC, 2000

TWO/THREE/FOUR PERSON EXHIBITIONS

Gallery Underground, Astoria, OR, From The Pile, 2016

Chessman Gallery, Lincoln City, OR, Confluence, 2009

Fayetteville Art Museum, Fayetteville, NC, Lynch, Martin, Stetzel and Thompson, 2005

W.H. Moring Jr. Arts Center, Asheboro, NC, Mixed Matters, 2004

Durham Art Guild, Durham, NC, Resonance in 3-D, 2002

SELECT PUBLIC COMMISSIONS

City of Lincoln City, Lincoln City, OR, Schooling Salmon, 2010

Cary Visual Arts, Cary, NC, Downtown Cary Sculpture, 2004

Exploris Museum, Raleigh, NC, 2003

Raleigh Arts Commission, Raleigh, NC, 2003

Greensboro Artists’ League, Greensboro, NC, NCOSE, 2003

NC Zoological Park, Asheboro, NC, Earthworks, 2002

SELECT JURIED EXHIBITIONS

Fayetteville Museum of Art, Fayetteville, NC, 31st Annual for NC Artists, Second Place, 2003

Grounds For Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ, Tri-State Sculptors, 2002

Rocky Mount Arts Center, Rocky Mount, NC, The Sculpture Salmagundi V, 2001

Rocky Mount Arts Center, Rocky Mount, NC, 44th Annual National, 3-D First Place, 2001

Fayetteville Museum of Art, Fayetteville, NC, 29th Annual for NC Artists, Merit Award, 2001

Art International Asheville, Asheville, NC, 1st Annual Southeastern Regional, 2001

Durham Art Guild, Durham, NC, 46th Annual, 2000

Spiers Gallery, Brevard, NC, Tri-State Sculptors, 2000

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Disjecta, Portland, OR, Salon: Portland2016 Biennial, The Studio Visits, 2016

Chessman Gallery, Lincoln City, OR, Recycle Art, 2010

University Gallery, Star Store, New Bedford, MA, MFA Thesis Exhibition, 2007

Gallery 244, New Bedford, MA, Glimpse, 2004

Meredith College, Raleigh, NC, Tri-State Sculpture, 2003

J.E. Broyhill Park, Lenoir, NC, 18th Annual Sculpture Celebration, 2003

Claymakers, Durham, NC, The Best of Clayworks, 2003

Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, PA, Crossing The Line, 2002

Longwood Center For The Visual Arts, Farmville, VA, Tri-State Sculpture, 2001

SELECT INVITATIONAL EXHIBITIONS

Gallery 244, New Bedford, MA, Inspired by Land, 2015

Art League Houston, Houston, TX, Connections and Directions, 2013

Ogle Gallery, Portland, OR, Innovation in Clay, 2006

Fayetteville Art Museum, Fayetteville, NC, Lynch, Martin, Stetzel and Thompson, 2005

Columbus Art Museum, Columbus, GA, Southern Bent, 2004

International Arts & Artists, St. Louis, MO, Southern Bent, 2003

Elon University, Elon, NC, Off The Wall, 2003

NC Botanical Garden, Chapel Hill, NC, 16th Annual Sculpture, Best In Show, 2003

Chatham Label Mill, Pittsboro, NC, LOOM 2, 2002

PERMANENT COLLECTION

Shiwan Ceramic Museum, Shiwan, Guangdong Province, China, 2002