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EDUCATION

UCLA, M.F.A. Painting 2008

Wesleyan University, Middletown CT - B.A. 2004

Tyler School of Art, Rome, Fall 2002

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Dark Before the Bright Exit” Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy September 2011

"This Place is Safe" Marvelli Gallery, 526 W 26th St., New York, NY, March 2011

“Keep the Dark Out of Your Mind” Marvelli Gallery, 526 W 26th St, New York NY 2009

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

"Small Works" Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA 2016

Alumni Show" Zilkha Gallery, Wesleyan University, Middletown CT Fall 2013

RECESS Benefit Auction, New York, NY, May 2012

“Recent Paintings” Marvelli Gallery, 526 W 26th St., New York, NY November 2011

"Embarrassment 2: Theory" Gallery KM, Santa Monica, CA 2011

"Embarrassment 1: Vulernability" Gallery KM, Santa Monica, CA, 2010

"Plastic Theater" The Barn, curated by Jessica Williams, Los Angeles, CA 2010

“Sleight of Hand” Sam Francis Gallery, Crossroads School, Santa Monica, CA, 2009

“Closing Exhibit” Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, CA, 2008

“Will Happiness Fine Me?” Marvelli Gallery, 526 W 26th Street, New York, NY, 2008

“Post-Paradise, Sorry Again” Recital at The New Museum, New York, NY – July 4, 2008

The Dortort Center for Creative Arts, UCLA Hillel, 2008

UCLA MFA Exhibit, New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles CA - 2008

“Boofthle-Booth Booth” Pauline Gallery, Los Angeles, CA - 2008

“Bronson Tropics” Pauline Gallery, Los Angeles, CA – 2006

“Portraiture: Studio and Street” Museum Tower, Los Angeles, Ca - 2006

“Senior Thesis Exhibitions” Zilkha Gallery, Middletown CT – 2004

“Group Show” The Artists Gallery (T.A.G.), Santa Monica, CA - 2000

“Group Show” The Artists Gallery (T.A.G.), Santa Monica, CA – 1998

PUBLICATIONS / PRESS

Grennan, Colleen and Dan Peyton, “ArtVetting” October 2013 www.artvetting.com

Make the Magic Come, LULA MAGAZINE, Issue 14 2012

Dark Before the Bright Exit, Catalog. Interview by Lorenzo Bruni. Septemeber 2011

Masero, Ada"Il ritorno dell'Orfismo" from Il Giornale Dell-Arte" number 312 September 2011

Bonfanti, Luigi "New Perspectives da Brand new Gallery" from Luigi/Bonfanti{kju:b} www.luigibonfant.it September 2011

Marie Claire (Italy) "Notes / Ottobre" October 2011

Accesible Art, September 2011 www.accessibleartny.com

Canteen Magazine, Issue #4, Winter 2009 – www.canteenmag.com

Take the Handle, “The Mysteries Issue”, Spring 2009,www.takethehandle.com/spring09

Fowlkes, Stephen. “Juliana Romano.” The New York Optimist. September 2008

Logan Barmer, Mary. "Three Group Shows." Papermag. Wednesday, July 9, 2008


Nys Dambrot, Shana. Flavorpill. April, 2008.

AWARDS/GRANTS

Vermont Studio Center, Johnson VT - 2010

Werner Z. Hirsh Drawing Award UCLA - 2007

Hoyt Fellowship UCLA - 2006

UCLA Regents Stipend - 2006

Werner Z. Hirsh Drawing Award UCLA - 2006

UCLA Regents Stipend - 2005

Elizabeth Verveer Tischler Award - 2004

Jamie Hulley Fund for the Arts – 2003

CURATORIAL

"Embarrassment 2: Theory" Gallery KM, Santa Monica - 2011

"Embarrassment 1: Vulnerabiltiy" Gallery KM, Santa Monica - 2010

“My Buddy” UCLA New Wight Gallery / Broad Art Center – 2007

“Southern Exposure” UCLA New Wight Gallery – 2005

UNIVERSITY TEACHING POSITIONS

Visiting Assistant Professor “Drawing 1” ARST 131, Wesleyan University, CT Summer 2014

Visiting Assistant Professor "Drawing 1" ARST 131 Wesleyan University, CT Spring 2014

Visiting Assistant Professor, "Portraiture" ARTS 619, Wesleyan University, Middletown CT Fall 2013

Visiting Assistant Professor "Drawing 1" ARST 131 sec 03, Wesleyan University, CT Fall 2013

Visiting Assistant Professor "Drawing 1" ARST 131 sec 04, Wesleyan University, CT Fall 2013

Visiting Assistant Professor "Color Intensive" ARTS 616, Wesleyan University, CT, Summer 2013

Visiting Assistant Professor “Drawing 1” ARST 131,Wesleyan University, CT 2013

Visiting Assistant Professor “Drawing 1” ARST 131,Wesleyan University, CT 2012

Visiting Assistant Professor “Drawing 1” ARST 131,Wesleyan University, CT 2011

TEACHING APPRENTICESHIPS

“Beginning Painting” Professor Barbara Drucker, UCLA Spring Quarter 2008

“Advanced Painting” Professor Lari Pittman, UCLA, Winter Quarter 2008

“Art 495 – TA Training Course” Professor Barbara Drucker, UCLA, Fall Quarter 2007

“Beginning Painting” Professor Bart Exposito, UCLA, Spring Quarter 2007

“Advanced Painting” Professor Lari Pittman, UCLA, Winter Quarter 2007

“Issues in Contemporary Art” Professor Sheperd Steiner, UCLA, Spring Quarter 2006

“Beginning Painting” Professor Don Suggs, UCLA, Winter Quarter 2006

“Drawing 1” Professor Tula Telfair, Wesleyan University, Fall Semester 2003

GUEST LECTURES & MUSEUM EDUCATION

Guest Lecture, “Advanced Painting,” CSU Pomona, 2011

Guest Lecture, Crossroads School, Santa Monica CA February 2009

Educator, "Contemporary Art Start" Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, 2008-2011