EDUCATION 

College for Creative Studies - Bachelor of Fine Arts - 2020   

CORE CREATIVE SKILLS 

Multidisciplinary Visual Artist, Illustrator, Painter, Muralist, Ceramic Artist, Experimental Musician, Experimental Fashion Designer, Creative Problem Solver, LGBTQ Community Arts Event Coordinator, Community Builder, Creative Entrepreneur.  

EXHIBITION HISTORY 

2021 ~ Good Done Daily ~ The Racks for Rides ~ Bike Rack Design Project ~ Hamtramck, MI. USA 

2021 ~ Vanguard Community Development ~ North End Creators E. Grand Boulevard  Banner Project ~ Detroit, MI. USA

 

2020 ~ Twist Out Cancer ~ Brushes with Cancer Art Virtual Exhibition ~ Chicago, IL. USA 

2020 ~ Motor City Pride Detroit ~ Virtual Pride Art Exhibition ~ Detroit, MI. USA 

2020 ~ Ashe Cultural Arts Center ~ Pass It On ~ Open Mic and Artist Showcase ~ New Orleans, LA. USA 

 

2019 ~ Detroit Foundation Hotel ~ Mira Estell Summer Collection Showcase ~ Detroit, MI. USA  

2019 ~ Allied Media Projects ~ Afro Future Fest Community Detroit Based Project ~ Detroit, MI. USA 

2019 ~ Detroit Shipping Company ~ Brushes with Cancer Art Exhibition ~ Detroit, MI. USA   

2018 ~ Chez ~ Brushes with Cancer Art Exhibition ~ Chicago, IL. USA   

2018 ~ The Carr Center ~ Hotter Than July Fine Arts Exhibition ~ Detroit, MI. USA

2018 ~ College for Creative Studies ~ Student Exhibition ~ Detroit, MI. USA

CURATED COMMUNITY EVENTS 

2021 - Russell Industrial Center - Creative Roots Grand Opening + live performances by local talent - Detroit, MI. USA  

2021 - Russell Industrial Center - Vinyl Sip & Share + Pride Art Exhibit - Detroit, MI. USA 

2019 - Eastern Market - Flower Child - Art Exhibition + live performances by local talent - Detroit, MI. USA 

  AWARDS 

Student Rug Design Competition ~ 3rd Place Winner ~ Hagopian World of Rugs ~ 2020 

Chevrolet Grand Prix Poster Competition ~ 3rd Place Winner ~ Lear ~ 2018  

 

COMMISSIONS 

2020-2021~ Arboretum Detroit ~ Wangari Maathai Commemoration Mural ~ Detroit, MI. USA 

2019 ~ Dexter Grinds Coffee Shop ~ Spirit of Detroit Mural ~ Detroit, MI, USA  

  

APPRENTICESHIPS 

2020 ~ Nicole Macdonald ~ Black Bottom and Paradise Valley Mural ~ Midtown Detroit, MI. USA  

   

PUBLICATIONS 

“Collecting Homegrown Creatives” Opalewski, Kate. Pride Source. July 24th, 2018.  

AFFILIATIONS 

Co-founder / Co-owner ~ Creative Roots Detroit Community Art Studio ~ Russell Industrial Center ~ Detroit, MI. USA