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Honors and Awards:
2011
– Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Graduate Fellowship
– Radford University Art Society Scholarship

2010
– Radford University Art Society Scholarship

2007
– CNU Art Dept’s Outstanding Senior in Studio Art

2006
– CNU Honor’s Program research grant
– Helen Alexick Art Scholarship

2005
– Inducted into Kappa Pi International Honorary Art Fraternity, Zeta Alpha Tau chapter
– Inducted into the Alpha Chi National Honor Society, Virginia Zeta chapter
– Ernie Anglin Art Scholarship
– CNU Fine Arts Society Award

Select Exhibitions:
2018
Dark Age (solo), Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, Frederick MD
A New Naturalism (solo), Staunton-Augusta Art Center, Staunton VA
National Juried Art Exhibition, Academy Center for the Arts, Lynchburg VA
AWARD: JUROR’S CHOICE AWARD
Beyond the Physical (solo), Glade Church, Blacksburg VA
National Juried Art Exhibition, The Bower Center for the Arts, Bedford VA
Black & White (online), Fusion Art, Palm Springs CA
33rd Annual Showcase of the Arts, The Jefferson Center Gallery, Roanoke VA
Driven to Abstraction (two-person invitational), Glencoe Museum, Radford VA
Radford City Fine Arts Show (juried), Radford University Art Museum on Tyler, Radford VA

2017
40 Under 40 (juried), Shenandoah Valley Art Center, Waynesboro VA
AWARD: FIRST PLACE
– Dark Age (solo), Lansdell Hall – Bluefield College, Bluefield WV
32nd Annual Positive/Negative National Juried Art Exhibit, Slocumb Galleries, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City TN
Art Speaks on the Bay (juried), Bay School Community Arts Center, Mathews VA
15th Annual New Works Exhibit, Floyd Center for the Arts, Floyd VA

2016
2016 Annual National Juried Exhibition, Bower Center for the Arts, Bedford VA
AWARD: FIRST PLACE
31st Annual Showcase of the Arts, Jefferson Center Gallery, Roanoke VA
AWARD: FIRST PLACE IN ACRYLIC
Paper in Particular (juried), Sidney Larson Gallery- Columbia College, Columbia MO
National Juried Exhibit, Delaplaine Visual Arts Center, Frederick MD
23rd National Juried Show, Art Institute & Gallery, Salisbury MD
Pinnacle (juried), Foster-Tanner Fine Arts Gallery- Florida A&M University, Tallahassee FL
On the Wall (juried), Emerge Gallery, Greenville NC
– artKudos International Juried Art Competition & Exhibition, artkudos.com
Transmutation (invitational, 3 person), Linda Matney Gallery, Williamsburg VA
Selfless (invitational, 2 person), Fleda A Ring Gallery, Roanoke VA
8th Annual Juried Show, Riverviews Craddock-Terry Gallery, Lynchburg VA
Edna Curry/Johh Bower 2nd Annual Exhibition, Bower Center for the Arts, Bedford VA
Abstract Expressionism (juried, online), Linus Art Gallery, Pasadena CA
The CNU Exhibit (invitational), Liz Moore & Associates, Newport News VA
Kinetic (invitational), XYZ Gallery, Blacksburg VA

2015
Dark Age (solo), Walker Fine Arts Center- Patrick Henry Community College, Martinsville VA
Water Ways (juried), Lynchburg Art Club, Lynchburg VA
AWARD: BEST IN SHOW
7th Annual Juried Art Show, Riverviews Craddock-Terry Gallery, Lynchburg VA
AWARD: FIRST PLACE
Whet Your Palette – Art Through the Eras (juried), The Artful Lawyer Gallery, Blacksburg VA
AWARD: FIRST PLACE
New River Art 2015 Biennial, Fine Arts Center of the New River Valley, Pulaski VA
AWARD: NADINE ALLEN MEMORIAL FUND AWARD (TOP AWARD)
Edna Curry/John Bower Exhibition, Bower Center for the Arts, Bedford VA
AWARD: SECOND PLACE
16th Annual Juried Show, The Nelson Gallery, Lexington VA
AWARD: SHENANDOAH FRAMING AWARD
Collecting for the 21st Century, Northern Arizona University Art Museum, Flagstaff AZ
Bought, Bartered, and Gifted: Highlights from the Viel Alumni Collection, Ferguson Center for the Arts, Newport News VA
4th Annual Juried Exhibition, Marshall University’s Visual Arts Center, Huntington WV
Distillations III (juried), K12/Tejas Gallery, Dayton OH
The Dogwood Arts Regional Fine Art Exhibition (juried), Emporium Center, Knoxville TN
– The Fl3tch3r Exhibit: Social and Politically Engaged Art (juried), The Reese Museum, Johnson City TN
Radius 250 (juried), Artspace Gallery, Richmond VA
Conjunction, Perspective Gallery, Blacksburg VA
Transitory Identifications (invitational), Linda Matney Gallery, Williamsburg VA
New Works (juried), Jacksonville Center for the Arts, Floyd VA
2015 National Juried Exhibition, The Bower Center for the Arts, Bedford VA
Art Speaks on the Bay (juried), Bay School Community Arts Center, Mathews VA

2014
New Artist Unit 21 (invitational), National Art Center, Tokyo Japan
Neoteric Abstraction (juried), The Limner Gallery, Hudson NY
Mid-Atlantic New Painting 2014 (juried), Ridderhof Martin Gallery- University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg VA
Painting in the World: Reflections on Politics, Violence, and Reconciliation (juried), Northern Arizona University Art Museum, Flagstaff AZ
40 Under 40 Juried Art Competition, Alamance Arts Council, Graham NC
Concerning the Spiritual in Art (juried), Lynchburg Art Club & Gallery, Lynchburg VA
AWARD: “PORTIUNCULA AWARD” (one of three given)
Strokes of Genius (juried), The Circle Gallery, Annapolis MD
AWARD: “JUROR’S CHOICE AWARD” (one of three given)
25th Annual N.E.W. Show (juried), Visual Art Exchange, Raleigh NC
The Fl3tch3r Exhibit: Social and Politically Engaged Art (juried), The Reese Museum, Johnson City TN
15th Annual Juried Show, Nelson Gallery, Lexington VA
Five Years of the Gallery at Glencoe (invitational) The Glencoe Museum, Radford VA
Whet Your Palette – Side by Side (invitational), The Artful Lawyer, Blacksburg VA

2013
New Waves (juried), Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art, Virginia Beach VA
AWARD: BEST IN SHOW
Diametric Visions: Emerging Artists (juried), The Limner Gallery, Hudson NY
AWARD: 2 PAGE SPREAD IN DIRECT ART MAGAZINE
2013 Jax Juried Exhibition, Jacksonville Center for the Arts, Floyd VA
AWARD: FIRST PLACE
Vox IX (juried), Vox Populi Gallery, Philadelphia PA
Contemporary Expressionism – The Creative Spirit (juried), Lyceum Gallery, San Diego CA
2013 Mid Atlantic Juried Exhibition, Hoyt Center for the Arts, New Castle PA
2013 Biennial Exhibition (juried), Olin Hall Gallery, Roanoke VA
New Voice: Young Innovations, Jacksonville Center for the Arts, Floyd Va
A Painter and a Potter (invitational), The Grainery, Rocky Mount VA

2012
A New Naturalism (solo), The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond VA
Mudluscious (juried), The New Jersey Arts Incubator, West Orange NJ
New Actions in Painting (juried), Garage 4141 Gallery, San Diego CA
Isolation (juried, online exhibition), Caladan Gallery, Cambridge MA
– KY7 Biennial (juried), Loudoun House Gallery, Lexington KY
Feast on This (juried), The Nelson Gallery, Lexington VA
10th Annual Juried Show, Jacksonville Center for the Arts, Floyd VA
Oppositional Forms (solo online exhibition), Caladan Gallery, Cambridge MA
A New Naturalism, The Falk Gallery, Newport News VA
Menagerie 2012 (group exhibition), Fine Arts Center of the New River Valley, Pulaski VA

2011
RU Annual Juried student Show, Radford VA
AWARD: GRADUATE AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
Radford University Fall MFA Show (solo), Radford University Art Museum at the Covington Center, Radford VA
Recent Works (solo), Jessie Peterman Memorial Library, Floyd VA
ArtCNU Alumni Exhibition, Newport News VA (invitational exhibit)
Graduate Art Student Association Exhibit, (invitational) The Glencoe Museum, Radford VA
– Group show at The Underground Gallery, (invitational) Roanoke VA

2010
Peninsula Fine Arts Center 2010 Biennial, Newport News VA (Juried by Richard Hunt, artist)
AWARD: BEST IN SHOW
WVTF 2010 Juried Art Show, Roanoke VA
AWARDS: PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD & HONORABLE MENTION
Renewal – The Warehouse, Norfolk, VA (Juried)

2009
An Evening with Shaun Whiteside, (solo) Phoebus Art Gallery, Hampton VA
Spirit, The Warehouse, Norfolk VA (Juried)
Halls of Art III, the Hampton Roads Convention Center’s Third Art Exhibit, Hampton Roads Convention Center, Hampton VA
Renewal – Creation:Resurrection, The Warehouse, Norfolk VA
AWARD: 2ND PLACE
– The Dog Show, The Falk Gallery, Newport News VA (invitational exhibit)

2008
Halls of Art, the Hampton Roads Convention Center’s Second Art Exhibit, Hampton Roads Convention Center, Hampton VA
– Small Works – Miniatures by Hampton Roads Artists, The Charles H. Taylor Art Center, Hampton VA (invitational exhibit)
Walls of Art, Hampton Roads Convention Center, Hampton VA
Renewal – Creation:Resurrection, The Warehouse, Norfolk VA
AWARD: 2ND PLACE

2007
New Works, (solo) Ferguson Hall Gallery, Christopher Newport University, Newport News VA