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Education

2010–2012: MFA – Painting and Drawing, with Honors, University of North Dakota

2006–2008: MA – Painting and Drawing, with Honors, Minnesota State University, Mankato

1997–2002: BFA – Painting and Drawing, with Honors, Minnesota State University, Mankato


Honors, Awards, and Grants

2012: 410 Project Juried Exhibition, Second Place

2010: Art Student Collective Art Show, Grand Forks, ND, First Place

2009: Small Businesses of New Ulm Juried Art Show, New Ulm, MN, Second Place

2006: CANU (New Ulm Council for the Arts) Juried Art Show in New Ulm, MN, First Place
PLRAC (Prairie Lakes Regional Art Council) Art Show in Mankato, MN, People’s Choice

2005: PLRAC Emerging Artists' Grant Recipiant
CANU Juried Art Show in New Ulm, MN, Third Place

2004: CANU Juried Art Show in New Ulm, MN, Best in Show
CANU Arts Getaway Fundraiser

2002: Art Show at Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN, First Place

2001: Tossed Salad Art Show at Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN, Best in Show


Selected Exhibitions

2012: Thesis Exhibit at University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, ND, The Final Story

2009: Solo Exhibition at Emy Frentz Art Gallery in Mankato MN, Windows

2008: Solo Exhibition at Eide Bailly in Mankato, MN
Solo Exhibition at Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN, Through the Eyes of Giants
Student Art Exhibition at Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN
PLRAC (Prairie Lakes Regional Art Council) Art Show in Mankato, MN

2007: Group Art Exhibition at 410 Project, Mankato, MN, Size Does Matter
Group Art Exhibition at Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN, AKA Art Show

2006: Student Art Exhibition at Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN

2005: Solo Exhibition at CANU Kiesling House in New Ulm, MN

2002: Solo Exhibition at CANU Kiesling House in New Ulm, MN


Public Collections

The Living Museum, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND

South Central College, North Mankato, MN

Enemy Mind Studios, Mapleton, MN


Bibliography

March, 2009, The Arts, Wood, Marie, Mankato Magazine, Mankato, MN

January, 2009, 'Windows' exhibit offers look inside, Dyslin, Amanda, The Free Press, Mankato, MN

March, 2008, An Eye-Opening Experience, Smith, Nicole, MSU Reporter, Mankato, MN

June, 2006, Rahe Returns, Nesbitt, Kurt, The Journal, New Ulm, MN

November, 2003, New Ulm Artist Inspired By Her Grandmother, Busch, Fritz, The Journal, New Ulm, MN