CURRICULUM VITAE


EDUCATION
2015
MFA, University of Wisconsin – Madison, Madison, WI
2012
Post-Baccalaureate, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
2006
BFA, Communication Design, Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design, Milwaukee, WI


TEACHING & PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
2018 – Present
Lecturer, Univeristy of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, Stevens Point, WI
2015 – 2017
Assistant Professor, Delta State University · Cleveland, MS
2012 – Present
Graphic Designer for Laurie Beth Clark · UW – Madison, Madison, WI
2014 – 2015
Teaching Assistant, UW-Madison, Madison, WI (Video and Performance)
2010 – 2011
Adjunct Instructor, Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee, WI
2006 – 2010
Art Director/Design Manager · MillerCoors · Milwaukee, WI


EXHIBITIONS ( * indicates solo exhibitions)
2019
Epic Memory, Grenada Pavilion at the 58th Venice Biennale

2018
Forward 2018 – A Survey of Wisconsin Art Now, Charles Allis Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
Roots – The Growth from Within
, Caroline S. Mark Gallery, Wausau, WI
* The Pervasive Curse,, Arts + Literature Lab, Madison, WI
From Her Perspective, Firehouse Art Center, Longmont, CO
* Horizon, Susan Mains Gallery, Grenada, West Indies
2018 Wisconsin Artists Biennial, Museum of Wisconsin Art, West Bend, WI
2018 Currents, AIR Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
From Her Perspective, Firehouse Art Center, Longmont, CO

2017
TRIO Biennial: 3D International Rio Biennial, City of Arts, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Grenada Contemporary 2017, Susan Mains Gallery, Grenada, West Indies
Speaking Out: Art & Politics in Words, North Seattle College Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
Our Daily Armor, Virago Gallery, Seattle, WA
Sea Lungs & Glitter, [two person show], Waving Art Gallery, Grenada, West Indies
* You have the right to remain a ______., Delta State University, Cleveland, MS
Nasty, Arc Gallery, San Francisco, CA [ presented by Gutfreund & Cornett Art]
FemFest, Groovy Dog Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

2016
WUD Experimental Film Fest, The Marquee theater at Union South, Madison, WI
DSU Faculty Show, Wright Gallery, Cleveland, MS
I Witness: Activist Art, Bradley University, Peoria, IL
Transart Triennial: The Imperceptible Self, Ufer_Studios · Berlin, Germany — catalogue
* The Patterns’ Vicious Influence, 5 & J Gallery, Lubbock, TX
NSFW, {9} The Gallery, Phoenix, AZ
Vision: An Artist’s Perspective, Gutfreund & Cornett Art, San Jose, CA — catalogue
Filmideo 2016
, Index Art Center, Newark, NJ
Being Her Now, Salisbury University Gallery, Salisbury, MD
Trending! Contemporary Art Now, Target Gallery, Alexandria, VA — catalogue
— Juror: Elizabeth Garvey, Simon Garvey Art Access
Surreal Salon 8
, Baton Rouge Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA — Juror: Elizabeth McGrath
* Victoria’s Sutra, 5 & J Gallery, Lubbock, TX

2015
Generations X: Razzle Dazzle, AIR Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
* The Patterns’ Vicious Influence, Overture Center, Madison, WI
Tiny Works, {9} Gallery, Phoenix, AZ
Motion 15, Brooks Stevens Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
Faculty Exhibition, Wright Gallery, Cleveland, MS
DSU Faculty Presents, Northwest Mississippi Art Gallery, Senatobia, MS
Who’s Afraid of Feminism?, AIR Gallery, Brooklyn, NY — catalogue
— Juror: Catherine Morris, Curator at The Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art
* that sweet, that nasty, that gushy stuff, Gallery 7, Madison, WI
The Feminist Sex Shoppe, On The Ground Floor, Los Angeles, CA
* LOUD & CLEAR, Hi/Lo Gallery, Madison, WI
IU East Inaugural National Exhibition: GENDER, Whitewater Art Gallery, Richmond, IN
Re-imaging Gender, Lane Hall Art Gallery, Ann Arbor, MI

2014
It’s Between Us, Gallery 7, Madison, WI
Art All Night (Nuit Blanche), Dupont Circle, Washington DC
Art After Dark 5, Art Museum of the Americas, Washington DC
ARTEL PHX, The Clarendon Hotel, Phoenix, AZ — Juror: Tara Sharpe
Wide Open, Bright Red Studios, Madison, WI
* The Little Death, Gallery 7,  Madison, WI
FORWARD 2014: WISCONSIN ART NOW, Charles Allis Museum, Milwaukee, WI
— Juror: Laurie Winters, director of the Museum of Wisconsin Art
Experimental Media,
 Corcoran Gallery, Washington, DC
— Juror: Jason Eppink, Associate Curator at Museum of the Moving Image, New York Digital Salon, College Library, Madison, WI
The Aura of Art, Hilton Garden Inn, Milwaukee, WI
Collaboration, FLICKERING QUIVERING PULSING SHARP, 
Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery, Madison, WI
— with artist Dr. Erin Hood, scientists Dr. Julian Motzkin and Dr. David Ruhl
* ARTFUNKL Presents:, ARTFUNKL, Manchester, UK


AWARDS, RESIDENCIES, COLLECTIONS
2018

2018 M List: Innovation in the Arts, Madison Magazine, Madison, WI
Third Place, Roots – The Growth from Within, Caroline S. Mark Gallery, Wausau, WI
Artist Publication Fellowship, Peripheral Vision Press, Issue No. 8.

2017 – 2018
Artist in Resident, Art School Greenz, Greanda, West Indies

2016
Faculty Research and Grant Writing, Delta State University, Cleveland, MS
Juried Winner, Round 9 of ArtSlant Prize, ArtSlant.com
People’s Choice award at I Witness: Activist Art, Bradley University, Peoria, IL
Dulce Professional Development Award, Delta State University, Cleveland, MS
Special Recognition, Vision: An Artists Perspective, San Jose, CA
— Juror: Michelle Nye of SFMOMA Artists Gallery
Mississippi Arts Council Mini Grant, Mississippi Arts Council, Jackson, MS
OIT Challenge (Technology Grant), Delta State University, Cleveland, MS

2015
Showcase Winner, Round 5 of ArtSlant Prize, ArtSlant.com
Professional Development Grant, UW-Madison, Madison, WI
Showcase Winner, Round 1 of ArtSlant Prize, ArtSlant.com
Temkin Award, UW-Madison, Madison, WI

2014
Professional Development Grant, UW-Madison, Madison, WI

2013
Collection, Momentum: Women in Technology, Rutgers Institute for Women & Art
Emerging Interface Award, Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery, Madison, WI
ArtFunkl Residency, ArtFunkl, Manchester, UK
Frontier Fellowship, Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery, Madison, WI


BIBLIOGRAPHY
2018

The Wordy Phoenix, “On Beauty is Fleeting and Second Chances”, Sandals & Sunnies, 06/05/18
Mains, Susan, “Amy Cannestra’s closer look”, Now Grenada, 03/19/18
Fantz, Christy, “From Her Perspective, an exhibit of work by women in printmaking”, Daily Camera, 03/01/18
Higgins, Jim, “10 works to see at the 2018 Wisconsin Artists Biennial”, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 02/28/18

2017
Perry, Laura, “Art, Language, and Resistance,” Amplify!, WSUM-FM, Madison, WI, 03/02/17

2016
Ray Westbrook, “First Friday Art Trail adds political commentary”, Lubbock Avalanche-Journal, 07/31/16
Sal Pizarro, “San Jose art exhibition showcases female perspective”, The Mercury News, 07/23/16
Michelle Nye, “All Woman Exhibition Explores Art as Activism”, MS Magazine, 07/15/16
Scott Gordon, “Spooky Curtains at the Overture Center”, Tone Madison, 01/25/16
Vincent Meyers, “First Friday: January 2016”, Bowerbird, 01/18/16
Brian Standing, “Feminist Art Practice with the SPOOKY BOOBS COLLECTIVE”, WORT-FM, 01/11/16

2015
Michael H. Hodges, “U-M exhibit questions sexual stereotypes, assumptions”, The Detroit News, 01/30/15
Rachel Bruya, “Favorites of 2015”, Spackle Madison, 12/19/15
Scott Gordon, “Madison Print & Resist keeps evolving in 2015, for WORT-FM”, Tone Madison, 10/16/15
Phoenix New Times, “Top 5 Things to Do in Metro Phoenix This Week”, Phoenix New Times, 05/12/15

2014
Kat Murrell, “Yes, There is a Cow Painting”, Urban Milwaukee, 03/21/14


PROFESSIONAL SERVICES/COMMITTEES
2016 – Present

Secretary of Kappa Pi, International Art Honor Society

2016 – 2017
Events and Exhibition Committee, New Media Caucus

2015 – 2017
Student Recruitment and Retention Committee, Delta State University, Cleveland, MS
Exhibition Selection / Gallery Committee, Delta State University, Cleveland, MS
Marketing Director of Gender Studies Group, Delta State University, Cleveland, MS