CV

Education
University of East London, UK
Masters of Fine Art, September 2017

Southern Methodist University, USA
Masters of Liberal Studies, 4.0 GPA, August 2015
Focus: Global Studies

Southwestern Oklahoma State University, USA
B.A. in Communication, summa cum laud, December 2009
Focus: Speech
Minors: Art and Spanish

Language Proficiency: English (Native), Spanish (Basic)

Group Exhibitions
Christmas Mixed Open, Brockley Art House, London, 2017
On the Books, Victoria Library, London, 2017, curator
Grand Opening Show, Donut Hole Gallery, Online, 2017
Opening Show, AVA Gallery, London, UK, 2017
MA Fine Art Degree Show, University of East London, UK, 2017
2017 Open Exhibition, Lovely’s Gallery, Margate, UK, 2017
Nature’s Beauty, International Gallery of the Arts (IGOA), Online, 2017
The Portrait and Self Portrait, Bauhaus Prairie Art Gallery, Online, 2017
Stimulus, Greenhouse Berlin, Germany, 2017
Stimulus, Municipal Art Gallery of Piraeus, Athens, Greece, 2017
100% Abstract, Le Dame Gallery, London, 2017
51% Remember Her, Elements Gallery London, Tower Gallery, 2017
Element, Trinity Buoy Wharf, London, 2017
Pay for Postage, State University of New York at New Paltz, USA, 2017
Pay for Postage, University of East London Container Space, UK, 2017
Small Faces, Solent Showcase Gallery, Southampton, UK, 2017
MA Fine Art Exhibition, AVA Gallery, London, 2017
Noble Scholarship Competition, SWOSU Art Gallery, USA, 2008

Solo Exhibition
The Many Faces of Barcelona, Jiwar Creation Society, Spain, 2017, curator

Residencies
University of East London, London, UK, 2017-2018
Jiwar Creation and Society, Barcelona, Spain, April 2017
Trinity Buoy Wharf Trust, London, UK, February 2017

Publications
Magazine 43, The Spring Edition, 2018
Art Reveal Magazine, Issue 36, January 2018
The Art Blog, “Sculpture and the Human Condition”, Oct 2017
Wotisart?, June 2017
Average Art Magazine, June 2017
A5 Magazine, June 2017
Blackmore, Emily. “Changing Frames: Engaging Multiple Identities in Cultural Conflicts”, European Scientific Journal. Special Edition, Vol. 1. (2015).

Awards
Third Place- Grand Opening Exhibition, The Donut Hole Gallery, Japan, 2017
Third Place for Best in Show- Open Exhibition, Lovely’s Gallery, Margate, 2017
Honorable Mention- Nature’s Beauty Art Contest, International Gallery Of The Arts (IGOA), Toronto, 2017
Long-listed – Visual Art Open, London, 2017
Featured Entry- Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize, London, 2017
ORUEF National Finals- First in Pen and Ink Category, Tulsa, USA, 2006
ORUEF National Finals- First in Fashion Design Category, Tulsa, USA, 2006
ORUEF National Finals- First in Pen and Ink Category, Tulsa, USA, 2005

Collections
University of East London, London

Employment History
Assistant Designer, Riadecorate (September 2017- Janary 2018)
Artist, Sirimiri Artistry personal studio (January 2016 – Present)
Painting for commissions and other original pieces
Field Consultant, Accretive Solutions (June 2015 – August 2016)
Training & Communications Specialist, Southern Methodist University (August 2012 – June 2015)

Professional Certifications
Adobe Campus Leader, Southern Methodist University
Adobe Creativity in the Classroom
Adobe Education Trainer