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EDUCATION

  • 2006-08 MFA Metal, SUNY New Paltz, New Paltz, NY
  • 2000-04 BFA Metal, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA

PUBLICATIONS

  • 2008 Compendium of Contemporary Jewelry Makers, Andy Lim, Darling Publications, Germany
  • 2005 “Dazzling Designs”, Bill Rodriguez, Providence Phoenix
  • 2005 Lark Books, 500 Bracelets

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

  • 2011 AMULET, Michele Mercaldo Contemporary Jewelry Design, Boston, MA. Invitational.
  • 2010 TEN-TEN-TWO-THOUSAND-TEN, Gallery Loupe, Montclair, NJ. Curated by Sarah Abramson.
  • 2009 TO BE (DETERMINED), Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO. Curated by Maria Phillips and Sarah Turner.
  • 2009 UNBALANCED FORCES: an exploration of collective making. Bambi Gallery, Philadelphia, PA. Invitational.
  • 2008 CRAFT USA 2008, Silvermine Guild Arts Center, New Caanan, CT. Juried by Gretchen Keyworth.
  • 2008 ORGANIC STYLE, Heidi Lowe Gallery, Rehoboth, DE. Curated by Jamie Bennett.
  • 2008 WE ARE HERE, Alchemia Jewelry School, Florence, Italy. Presenter/exhibitor. Invitational symposium/exhibition.
  • 2008 CURRENT BIND, New Jersey City University, Jersey City, NJ. Curated by the SUNY New Paltz Metal Department.
  • 2005 ALTERNATIVE MEANS AND MATERIALS, Banister Gallery, Providence, Rhode Island. Curated by Sondra Sherman.
  • 2005 REFINED IV: INNOVATION, SFA Gallery, Nacogdoches, Texas. Curated by Jennifer Sholtis and David Lewis.
  • 2004 TERMINUS, Gallery at Green St., Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • 2004- present Studio Artist
  • 2010 Jewelry Instructor, Brookline Arts Center, Brookline, MA
  • 2008- present Bench Jeweler, Michele Mercaldo Contemporary Jewelry Design, Boston, MA
  • 2007 Teaching Assistant, Jewelry. Professor Sarah Turner, SUNY New Paltz, New Platz, NY
  • 2006 Bench Jeweler, Donna Veverka Jewelry, Boston, MA
  • 2005 Jewelry Instructor, Summer Studios, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA
  • 2004 Teaching Assistant, Contact Jewelry Conference/Movement, Professor Helena Lehtinen, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA