MFA, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston

BFA Studio Art, Rhode Island College, Providence
School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

BFA Creative Writing, Emerson College, Boston
Grinnell College, IA


Soirée du documentaire expérimental, Chez Van Horne, Montreal, Canada, May 2014

Figure Found, Brickbottom Gallery, Somerville, MA, March/April 2014

Solo Show, La Petite Gallerie, Montreal, Canada, February 2014

Video Installations, Movimiento, Boston, MA, November 2013

Constant Tango, Cafe Tango, Somerville, MA, February 2013

Nous le sommes pas: What we are not, Studio Beluga, Montreal, August 2012

State of Art 2012, Chase Young Gallery, Boston, August 2012

House: Home, Kimmel Galleries, NYC, June 28- September 10, 2012

MFA Thesis Exhibition, Bakalar and Paine Galleries, Boston, MA 2012

Profiles of the [dis]connected, Huret and Spector Gallery, Emerson College, Boston 2011-12

Friends and Fire mates, Keramikmuseum Grimmerhus, Denmark 2011

Creatures, MAC650 Gallery, Middletown, CT 2011

Back on Main, Hera Gallery, Wakefield, RI 2010

Project Network Exhibition, Grimmerhus, Middelfart, Denmark 2010
Project Network Exhibition, Guldagergaard, Skælskor, Denmark 2009

Sculptural Element, Hera at the Courthouse, RI 2009

Synthesis, NCECA, Phoenix, AZ 2009

Clay3 National Juried Ceramics Exhibition, Warrenville, IL  2008

Earthworks, Kingston, RI 2008, 2007, 2005, 2004  

ICMEA Emerging Artist Competition, Fuping China 2007

Solo show, AS220, Providence RI 2006

The Steelyard Summer Tour, Providence, RI & Portland, ME 2005

NCECA Student Regional Show, Baltimore MD 2005

Blackstone River Gallery, Woonsocket, RI 2005


Antonio Cirino Memorial Arts Education Fellowship, Rhode Island Foundation 2010-2012

Rhode Island State Council for Arts Crafts Merit Award, 2009

NCECA International Residency Fellowship, 2007

Excellence in Education Award, National After-School Association 2007

Anderson Ranch Center Scholarship, Snowmass, CO, September 2006

Haystack Scholarship, Deer Isle, ME, Summer 2002

Residencies and Workshops

Studio Beluga, Montreal, Canada, 2012

Project Network, International Emerging Artists, Skælskor, Denmark, 2009

International Ceramic Research Center, Skælskor, Denmark, 2008

Studiomate Residency, Accra, Ghana 2007

Faculty Assistant, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN 2006

Faculty Assistant, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC 2009

Lectures and Publications

NEWS CHEONJI newspaper, March 14, 2012, South Korea                                                       

Global Explorations, NCECA, Phoenix, AZ 2009
Rhode Island College, Visiting Artist Lecture, Providence, RI, 2008
Hera Gallery, Wakefield, RI, Discovery and Inspiration from Ghana and Denmark, 2008
University of Science and Technology, lecture, Kumasi, Ghana 2007
Niche, Tabletop Accessories, Six studios add decorative flair to functional works, Claire Patterson (Winter 2008)
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