• Education

    2009 MFA Sculpture University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
    2001 Johnson Atelier Technical Institute, Mercerville, NJ
    1997 BFA Sculpture Mason Gross School of the Arts, New Brunswick, NJ
    1995 Junior Year Abroad, Slade School of Art, London, England

    Solo and Two Person Exhibitions

    2015 Portals, Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Philadelphia, PA
    2015 Animal, Vegetable, Mineral?, Marlin Gallery, Camden County College, Blackwood, NJ
    2012 Linda Lopez and Joanna Platt curated by Jenny Moore, CFEVA, Philadelphia, PA
    2003 The Sum of Its Parts, Extension Gallery, Mercerville, NJ

    Select Group Exhibitions

    2016 Faculty Show, Marlin Gallery, Camden County College, Blackwood, NJ
    2016 Artship Olympia, Invited Artist, Independence Seaport Museum, Philadelphia, PA
    2016 Lost in Transit, SOIL Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
    2015 Bag Check, Artist Run, Satellite Fair, Miami, FL
    2015 Faculty Show, Marlin Gallery, Camden County College, Blackwood, NJ
    2015 Other Selections, The Center for Art in Wood, Philadelphia, PA
    2014 Faculty Show, Marlin Gallery, Camden County College, Blackwood, NJ
    2014 (e)merge Art Fair, Capitol Skyline Hotel, Washington, DC
    2014 To Tiger with Love, Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Philadelphia, PA
    2014 Founding the Future, Old Barracks Museum, Trenton, NJ
    2013 Faculty Show, Marlin Gallery, Camden County College, Blackwood, NJ
    2013 Warp and Woof, Rupert Ravens Nexxt, Patterson, NJ
    2013 Redesign, Perkins Center for the Arts, Collingswood, NJ
    2013 Unsteady Ground, City Without Walls, Newark, NJ
    2013 Nogworks: Cast of Characters, Artworks, Trenton, NJ
    2013 Faculty Show, Hunterdon Art Museum, Clinton, NJ
    2013 (No)Hope, Salon 1522, Philadelphia, PA
    2012 9th Annual Juried Exhibition, The Shore Institute for Contemporary Art, Asbury Park, NJ
    2012 Movility, Rowan University Gallery, Glassboro, NJ
    2012 Backlash, SOHO 20 Gallery, New York, NY
    2012 Chunches De Mar, Galería Nacional, San Jose, Costa Rica
    2011 Small Works, Pagus Gallery, Norristown, PA
    2011 Opposites Attract, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
    2011 New Trails, Adaptation Art, Philadelphia, PA
    2011 Memory, Pagus Gallery, Norristown, PA
    2011 RSVP, New Wilmington Art Association, Wilmington, DE
    2011 The Journey, Gallery B543, Philadelphia, PA
    2010 Making It: Alumni Works ‘05-’10, Caplan Theatre, Philadelphia, PA
    2010 Chunches De Mar, Galería Nacional, San Jose, Costa Rica
    2009 Senior Thesis Show, Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
    2009 Give and Take, Cora Miller Gallery, York College, York, PA
    2009 Student Exhibition, Sloss Furnace Historic Landmark, Birmingham, AL
    2008 WIP Show, Hamilton And Arronson Galleries, Philadelphia, PA
    2008 Chunches De Mar, Galería Nacional, San Jose, Costa Rica
    2007 WIP Show, Hamilton and Arronson Galleries, Philadelphia, PA
    2007 Rebooted: Life after E-Junk, Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI
    2006 666,Off the Wall Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
    2004 Introspective Images, Capitol Arts Network, Bethesda, MD
    2003 Viva la Atelier, 3rd Street Gallery on 2nd, Philadelphia, PA
    2002 March Show, Gloucester County College, Sewell, NJ
    2001 Show A, Extension Gallery, Mercerville, NJ


    Awards, Honors, Residencies

    2012 Chunches de Mar International Art Camp, Montezuma, Costa Rica
    2010 Chunches de Mar International Art Camp, Montezuma, Costa Rica
    2008 Chunches de Mar International Art Camp, Montezuma, Costa Rica


    Professional Experience

    2015-Present Treasurer, Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Philadelphia PA
    2013-Present Adjunct Professor, Camden County College, Blackwood NJ
    Introduction to Visual Art, Art Appreciation, Visual Culture
    2012-Present Sculpture Technician, Independent Casting Philadelphia, PA
    Cast, finished, and sprued waxes for foundry process
    Chased and welded metal castings
    Modeled figures in wax for clients
    2012 Instructor, Chunches De Mar Art Camp, Montezuma, Costa Rica Sun Print Workshop
    2010-Present Faculty, Hunterdon Art Museum, Clinton, NJ
    Introduction to Encaustics, Wire Sculpture, Building Big, Mixed Media Sculpture
    Sculpture Sampler
    2010-2012 Instructor, Artworks, Trenton, NJ
    Found Object in Encaustic (an introduction), Found Object Sculpture
    Wire Sculpture
    2010 Instructor, Chunches De Mar Art Camp, Montezuma, Costa Rica
    Building a Kaleidoscope from Found Plastic
    2004-2015 Sculpture Technician, Ingalls Studio, Hopewell, NJ
    Designed, fabricated and welded custom metal armatures and supports
    Made handmade paper; abaca, kozo, cotton
    Made custom molds; polyurethane rubber, silicon and plaster
    2004 Assistant to Karen LaMonte, Prague, Czech Republic
    Made molds, cast waxes and prepared waxed for glass casting process
    2001-2004 Johnson Atelier Technical Institute of Sculpture, Mercerville, NJ
    Pattern Development Supervisor
    Instructed Staff and Apprentices
    Developed procedure and insured the maintenance of budgets
    Coordinated the flow of work through the foundry with other department heads
    Kept archive of process
    2001-2004 Instructor, Johnson Atelier Technical Institute of Sculpture, Mercerville, NJ
    Sewing, pattern making, resin techniques, and mold preparation

    Curatorial Experience

    2016 Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Philadelphia, PA
    Jeremy Maas, Playgrounds

    Selected Bibliography

    2016 Newhall, Edith. The Philadelphia Inquirer, July 15. 'Artship Olympia' makes a battleshipinto an artwork
    2015 Schwartz, Chip. Knight Arts, May 26. Inconceivable systems portrayed as portals at Tiger Strikes Asteroid
    2010 Williams, Adam. Tico Times, January 25, Chunches de Mar: One man's trash is another one's art
    2009 Huckabay, Carolyn. Philadelphia Citypaper, Dec 3-Dec 10 #1280, And then there’s…
    2008 Cordoba, Esteban. La Nacion Costa Rica, 16 de enero, Artistas usan ‘chunches del mar’ para crear y hacer conciencia
    2003 Rosoff, Libby. Artblog, August 3, http://theartblog.org/2003/08/all-group-shows-on-friday/, All group shows on Friday