Education                                                                                                        

Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA

MFA Candidate, Painting, Drawing, and Printmaking

University of Georgia, Athens, GA

BFA, Studio Art with concentration in printmaking, May 2012

Minor, Japanese Language and Literature, May 2012

Solo and Two Person Exhibitions

2016

Love/d & Sex/ed, Mammal Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Surviving, Overcoming, Recovering, Darrin-Mchone Art Gallery, Harrisonburg, VA

2015

Four Letter Word: Porn Rag, LadyFest Atlanta, Atlanta, GA

Can you tell me about it?, Rialto Center for the Arts, Atlanta, GA

2014

Reconsolidation, Kibbee Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Let Some Things Go, The 9 Ace Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Two Houses, The Chastain Arts Center, Atlanta, GA

2013

The work of Jessica Caldas, Emory Center for Ethics, Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Falling In…, Beep Beep Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2012

You are here…, The Cube Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Object and Experience, The Xchange Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2011

Atlanta Printmakers Studio Emerging Artist Exhibition, Portal Gallery, Atlanta, GA

 

Group Exhibitions     

2016

Personal Politics REDUX: Artist as Witness, Memory Keeper & Social Conscience, The University of West Georgia, GA

Creative Loafing's Best of ATL Party, The Georgia Freight Depot, Atlanta, GA

Continuous Cities, Hi Lo Press, Atlanta, GA

Personal Politics: Artist as Witness, Memory Keeper & Social Conscience, The Hudgens Center, Duluth, GA

I FUCKING LXXX YOU TOO, Kibbee Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2015

It’s not us, it’s you, Beep Beep Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Ladies First: The Variety Show, Downtown Players Club, Atlanta, GA

The Drawing Experiment, Chastain Arts Center, Atlanta, GA

Leap Year(s), The Hambidge Center for Creative Arts and Sciences, Dalton, GA

Freedom Expressions, Hartsfield International Airport, Atlanta, GA

Playbook, Space:Eight, St. Augustine, FL

PLASTIQUE, Emerging Artists Awards Winners, Swan Coach House Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2014

Beyond the Vernacular, Mammal Gallery, Atlanta, GA

We are all statistics: Sitting or Standing, Vida Voce, MINT Gallery, Atlanta, GA

hymHouse, Eyedrum Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2013-2014 Walthall Artists Exhibition, Present by the Zuckerman Museum, Gallery 72, Atlanta, GA

Women's Work, The Xchange Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Fractured Yet Rising, ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL

2013

2012-2013 Leap Year Artists Exhibition, Atlanta, GA

Monster Drawing Rally, The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA

Inferno, Kibbee Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Keyholders Exhibition, Decatur Arts Alliance, Decatur, GA

Providence Art Club All Media Juried Exhibition, Providence Art Club, Providence, RI

2011

Atlanta Printmaker’s Studio Group Show, Portal Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Post Card Pin Up Show, Mint Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Alchemy, Beep Beep Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Yeah Big! Tiny Pop Up Print Club, Stumptown Printers, Portland, OR

Wholly Georgia, Mint Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Annual Juried Print Show, Lamar Dodd School of Art, University of Georgia, Athens, GA

2010

BFA Exit Printmaking, Lamar Dodd School of Art, Athens, GA

 

Commissions and Public Art Projects

2016

#3everyday: Shrouded, Various Public Locations, Atlanta, GA

Forward Warrior 2016, Atlanta GA

We are all Statistics: #every107seconds, Atlanta, GA

2015

#3everyday: Preparing to leave, Various Public Locations, Atlanta, GA

Disappeared, Part II and Chronostasis, Downtown Players Club, Atlanta, GA

Disappeared, Roots Week, Alternate Roots, Asheville, NC

We are all Statistics: #every107seconds, Atlanta, GA

Reflect, The Arthur Blank Foundation, Atlanta, GA

Lore at Sound & Vision, The Goat Farm Arts Center & the Atlanta Film Festival, Atlanta, GA

2014

We are all Statistics: Surviving Violence, Newcastle, Australia

We are all Statistics: Children of Harrisonburg, The Collins Center, Harrisonburg, Virginia

Mass Transit Muse, Scenography, 7 Stages Theater, Atlanta, GA

2013

Elevate 2013-Mass Transit Muse, 5D Storytelling, Atlanta, GA

Beltline Projects 2013-Mass Transit Muse, 5D Storytelling, Atlanta, GA

75 Blue Doors Public Art Project, WonderRoot and The Boys and Girls Club, Atlanta, GA

WonderRoot CSA, WonderRoot, Atlanta, GA

2012

Elevate 2012-BoMF Project, Atlanta Office of Cultural Affairs, Atlanta, GA

 

Residencies and Fellowships

2016 Arts Leader of Metro Atlanta, Atlanta Regional Commission, Atlanta, GA

2015 Hatch Pilot Artist, C4 Atlanta, Atlanta, GA

2015 Returning AIR, Old Furnace Arts Residency, Harrisonburg, VA

2014 Artist in Residence, The Backyard Bus, Newcastle, Australia

2014 Artist In Residence, Blue Mountain Center, New York

2014 Artist in Residence, Old Furnace Arts Residency, Harrisonburg, VA

2013-2014 Walthall Fellow, WonderRoot, Atlanta, GA

2013 Hambidge Fellow, Hambidge Arts Center, GA

2012-2013 Leap Year Artist in Residence, MINT Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2011 Emerging Artist in Residence, Atlanta Printmakers Studio, Atlanta, GA

 

Awards

Best of ATL 2016, Best Series to Spark Important Conversation and Reader's Pick Best Performance Artist, Creative Loafing, Atlanta, GA

Area Distinction Award, Georgia State University, College of the Arts and Science, Atlanta, GA

Best of ATL 2015, Best Artist Asking Tough Questions, Creative Loafing, Atlanta, GA

2015 Joan Mitchell Visual Arts Scholar, Alternate Roots, Atlanta, GA

2014 Emerging Artist Award Finalist, Forward Arts Foundation, Atlanta, GA

2014 Emerging Artist Award-Visual Arts, Atlanta Office of Cultural Affairs, Atlanta, GA

 

Lectures/Workshops

2015 Youth Arts Leaders Gender Workshop, Office on Children and Youth, Harrisonburg, VA

2014 Visiting Artist, TAFE, Newcastle, Australia

2014 Survivors Stories: Create your story Workshop, The Collins Center, Harrisonburg, VA

2014 Visiting Artist Lecture, Summer Justice Institute, Eastern Mennonite University, Harrisonburg, VA

2013 InvestMINT Workshop, MINT Gallery, Atlanta, GA

 

Community and Board Service

2016-2017, Georgia Women's Policy Institute Fellow, YWCA Atlanta

2015-Present, C4 Atlanta Board Member, Fundraising Committee

2011-2014, Atlanta Printmakers Event Planning Committee