Curriculum Vitae

Educational History:

98-01

University of North Texas
Denton, Texas
School of Visual Arts
Master of Fine Arts
Major: Sculpture
Minor: Painting

96-98

School of Visual Arts, UNT
Bachelor's Degree in Fine Arts
Major: Sculpture
Minor: Social Science

93-96

Odessa College
Odessa, TX

Professional Experience:

02-Present

Collin County Community College District
Professor of Art /Sculpture
Chair, Art Department

01-02

University of North Texas
Art Technician

98-01

University of North Texas
Teaching Assistant / 3-D Design

Gallery Affiliations:

00-03

500X Gallery
Dallas, TX

Lectures:

00

International Sculpture Conference Panelist:
Graduate Programs around the United States"

Awards:

04

Arts International Exhibition
International Museum of Art, El Paso, TX
Hannah Taylor Sculpture Award

02

"Past, Present and Future"
City of Plano
Juror: Patricia Meadows

00

Jesus Bautista Moroles
Award in Sculpture

99

"Texas National 99"
Stephen F. Austin University
Nacogdoces, TX
Third Prize

EXPO 99 Award
500X Annual juried show
Dallas, TX

Solo Exhibitions:

02

"Redneck Semiotics"
500X Gallery
Dallas, TX

98

"Intersection"
University of North Texas Union Gallery
Denton, TX

Selected Exhibitions:

05

Alloys and Echoes
Collin County Community College, Plano, TX

04

Arts International Exhibition
International Museum of Art, El Paso, TX
Jurors: Ellen Landis and Andrea Karnes

Exhibition One: Visual Arts Faculty
Collin County Community College, Plano, TX

Cast Away
Collin County Community College, Plano, TX

03

25th Anniversary Show
500X Gallery
Dallas, TX

Exhibition One: Visual Arts Faculty
Collin County Community College, Plano, TX

"A Light Discussion"
Tarrant County Community College
Arlington, TX

02

"This Show Does Not Suck"
Southside on Lamar Gallery
Dallas, TX

Faculty Exhibition
Collin County Community College
Plano, TX

"El Macho Grande"
Plano Arts Centre
Plano, TX

"Yield"
500X Gallery
Dallas, TX

Faculty Exhibition
University of North Texas Art Gallery
Denton, TX

01

"Sculptural Syncretism II"
Collin County Community College
Plano, TX

"Feisty"
500X Gallery
Dallas, TX

Faculty Exhibition
University of North Texas Art Gallery
Denton, TX

"Art and Architecture"
Gallery Hana
Austin, TX

"New American Talent 16"
Texas Fine Arts Association
Austin, TX
Juror: Anne Umland (Traveling) (Catalogue)

"New Works"
500X Gallery
Dallas, TX

00

"Catchy Title"
500X Gallery
Dallas, TX

"Revelation Texas"
University of Houston Art Gallery
Jurors: Dr. Frances Colpitt, Luis Jimenez, and Sharon Engelstein

99

"Eye Thirty-Five Exchange"
UTSA Satellite Space
San Antonio, TX

"Art in the Metroplex"
Templeton Art Center
Fort Worth, TX
Juror: Clint Willour

"21 and Up"
500X Gallery
Dallas, TX

"Metal Arts 99"
Ellen Noel Art Museum
Odessa, TX

"Texas National 99"
Stephen F. Austin University
Nacogdoces, TX
Juror: James McGarrell (Catalogue)

The 14th Festival Exhibition
TheContemporary Art Center
Fort Worth, TX
Juror: Marti Mayo

"fourteen: up and coming artists"
500X Gallery
Dallas, TX

EXPO 99 Annual Juried Show
500X Gallery
Dallas, TX
Juror: Rick Brettell

98

Hybrid Norms
Good Bad Art Collective
Denton, TX

Bibliography:

Floyd, Shawn, College Art Faculty Shows Its Talent, Plano Star Courier, August 29, 2003

Heinkel-Wolfe, Peggy, a light discussion, Artlies39, Summer 2003

Buster Graybill, Luke Sides: Redneck Semiotics, Artlies38, Spring 2003

Mike Daniels, Guide: Art, Feisty, Dallas Morning News, September 9,2001

Visual Forethought, The Austin American-Statesman, August 9, 2001

Mike Daniels, Guide: Art, New Works: Dallas Morning News, March 9, 2001

Fort Worth Star Telegram, Fine Arts: Gallery Watch, New Works: March 9, 2001

Houston Sculpture 2000 Catalog, International Sculpture Conference & Arts League Houston, 2000

Mike Daniels, Guide: Art, Catchy Title and Six Degrees Of Separation, Dallas Morning News, September 22, 2001

Street Work, Denton Record Chronicle, June 27, 2000

Entertainment Chronicle: Sides Shows, Denton Record Chronicle, June 4, 1998

Curatorial Experience:

04

Cast Away
Collin County Community College, Plano, TX

01

"Mumbo Jumbo"
500X Gallery, Dallas, TX

Artist Statement

Professional Portfolio