2018                         MFA Painting, Tyler School of Art, Temple University

 2014                         BFA Painting, University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign

 2013                         Glasgow School of Art 

Solo Exhibitions

 2018                          A Grand Review, Tyler School of Art Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

 2015                          William Blake: Patinas from the American Civil War, Hinsdale Public Library,   Hinsdale, IL

Two- Person Exhibitions

 2016                         Continental Divide, Sidetracked Studio, Evanston, IL 

 2014                         Between the States, Figure One, Champaign, IL

Selected Group Exhibitions

 2019                         All of Us Curated by Eric Preisendanz, Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 

 2017                         Ocotillo Curated by Jonathan DeDecker, Stella Elkins Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 

 2016                         New American Paintings: Midwest Edition, Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL

 2015                         I Can't Breathe, ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL

 2015                         Wall to Wall, Art Space, Chicago, IL

 2014                         Flagg Extension Show, Flagg Gallery, Champaign, IL

 2014                         Figuration, Indi Go Gallery, Champaign, IL

 2014                         RAW, Indi Go Gallery, Champaign, IL

 2014                         2D Exhibition, Link Gallery, Champaign, IL

 2013                         Upside Down, Left to Right, Figure One, Champaign, IL

 2013                         Second Year Painting Exhibition, Glasgow, Scotland


2019                         Allison Malafronte, "Three to Watch", Fine Art Connoisseur, March/April 

2015                          New American Paintings #119

2015                          Jessie Zechnowitz, "Craftivist Revisions: Reenactment on the Battlegrounds of Contemporary Art," eastbayart

2015                          Sara Clarkson, "Hinsdale Native Shows Civil War in Artwork," Chicago Tribune, March

2014                          Annemarie Mannion, "Former Student Paints Mural at Monroe School," Chicago Tribune, August

2014                          Artists to Look Out For Volume 1, Starry Night Programs

2014                          Melissa Merli, "Studio Visit: William Blake," The News-Gazette, April

2014                          Melissa Ibeñez, "Get Between the States," Smile Politely, April


2018                         Tyler School of Art Dean’s Grant

2017                         7th Annual PleinAir Salon June/July

2015                         Figurative Finalist, International Art Renewal Center Salon

2014                         Florence M. House Scholarship, University of Illinois

2009                         Young Emerging Artist Award, Washington University in St. Louis


2015                          Vermont Studio Center Fellowship

2014                          Berkshire Painting Residency


2018                          Tyle School of Art at Temple University, Adjunct Professor