Education

Master of Fine Arts in Art, Focus in Painting, May, 2010, University of Dallas, Irving, Texas

Master of Arts in Art, Focus in Painting, December, 2008, University of Dallas, Irving, Texas

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting and Drawing, December, 2005, North Texas State University, Denton, Texas

Solo Exhibition

2017   Plot Structure, Runnel Gallery, Eastern New Mexico University Golden Library, Portales, New Mexico, Curator: Bryan Hahn.                  

2017  Amazing Sensation Universe, Eula Mae Edward Museum & Gallery, Clovis Community College, Clovis, New Mexico

2016   The Astonishing Memorable Thing, Dorcel Distillery, San Antonio, Texas

2015   The Amazing Memorable Thing, Southwest School of Art, Ursula Hall Gallery, San Antonio, Texas

2013    The Amazing Memorable Thing, Life in Deep Ellum, Mokah Gallery, Dallas, Texas

2012    Acme, Trianon, Austin, Texas

2011    Acme, International Gallery of Contemporary Arts, Center Gallery, Anchorage, Alaska

2010    Acme, Master of Fine Arts in Art Thesis Exhibition, Mokah Gallery, Dallas, Texas

2009    Narratives, Mokah Gallery, Dallas, Texas

2008    Comicaze, Master of Arts in Art Thesis Exhibition, The Upper Gallery, University of Dallas, Irving, Texas

2008    Recent Works from Chris Rabb, Union Gallery, University of North Texas,  Denton, Texas

2007    Recent Works by Chris Rabb, The Banter, Denton, Texas

2006    Untitled, Art Six Gallery, Denton, Texas

Group Exhibitions

2016   The Amazing Memorable ThingUpstairs Studios at the Bluestar Art Complex, San Antonio, Texas

2014   #SeeMeTakeover2014, Time Square, New York, New York

2014    New Art/ Arte Nuevo: San Antonio 2014, University of Texas San Antonio, Art Gallery, San Antonio, Texas

2013    Structure, Arc Gallery, San Francisco, California

2013    Framed, Life in Deep Ellum, Mokah Gallery, Dallas, Texas

2013    The Story of Creativity, See.Me Long Island City Gallery, New York.                                    

2013     Eye of The Beholder: Art of the Found Object, Maryland Federation of Art, Circle Gallery, Annapolis, Maryland

2013     Art Takes Miami, See.me, SCOPE, Digital Exhibition, Miami, Florida

2012   MOD/ERN, International Gallery of Contemporary Arts, Anchorage, Alaska

2011    Alaska Watercolor Society 37th Annual Juried Exhibition, Anchorage Museum at the Rasmuson Center, Anchorage, Alaska

2009   Will Make Art For Food, The Haggerty Gallery, University of Dallas, Irving, Texas

2009   Narratives, Mokah Gallery, Dallas, Texas

2009   Ear Candy, Mokah Gallery, Dallas, Texas

2008   Untitled, Union Gallery, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas

2008   Censor Uncensored, The Haggerty Gallery, University of Dallas, Irving, Texas

2008   Drawing in Process, The Grad-student’s Gallery, University of Dallas, Irving, Texas

2008   Ology, The Haggerty Lecture Hall, University of Dallas, Irving, Texas,

2005    Senior Exhibitions, Cora Stafford Gallery, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas

2005     Nexism, Cora Stafford Gallery University of North Texas, Denton, Texas

2005    Artifunk, Oakcliff Fall Festival, Community Auction and Exhibition, Turner House Gallery, Dallas, Texas

2004   Along Came the Giants, Cora Stafford Gallery, University of North Texas, Denton, Texax

Teaching Artist-in-Residence

2012    Alaska State Council on the Arts, Drawing for K-12, Tukurngailnguq School, Bering Strait School District, Stebbins, Alaska. Residency details: Teaching basic drawing techniques at a rural Alaskan village. I did so by creating lessons in observation, while presenting ideas on the topic of art as communication.  The class is designed for K-12 and one community lecture.

2011    Campfire USA in conjunction with grants awarded by Alaska State Art Council. Creating quick lessons for children ages 5-12, exploring art as experimentation and discovery, while facilitating youth voice and resiliency.

Publications

2012    Studio Visit Magazine, International Juried Exhibition in Print, The Open Studio Press, Boston, Mass. Vol. 20, pg. 152-153.

2009    Studio Visit Magazine, International Juried Exhibition in Print, The Open Studio Press, Boston, Mass. vol. 7, pg.148 -149.

Curator/Juror

2018     University Juried Art Exhibition, Eastern New Mexico University, Portales, New Mexico

2010     John Adelman, Barometer, Upper Gallery, Haggerty Art Village, University of Dallas, Irving, Texas

Awards

2017     Educational Foundation Grant, Clovis High School, Clovis, New Mexico

2009    Full Tuition Scholarship, University of Dallas, M.F.A. Program

2007    Full Tuition Scholarship, University of Dallas, M.A. Program

Artist Lectures/Workshops

2018    Texting While Painting, Eastern New Mexico University, Portales, New Mexico

2017    Plot Structure, Eastern New Mexico University, Portales, New Mexico

 2016    Pattern Painting, The McNay Museum, San Antonio, Texas

2015     Cartoon Self-Portraiture, The McNay Museum, San Antonio, Texas

2015      Manga Scroll Project, inspired by Christian Marclay, Artpace, San Antonio, Texas

2014      Recycling the Image, inspired by Arturo Herrera, Artpace, San Antonio, Texas

2008     Manga Vs. Western Comics, University of Dallas, Irving, Texax

2008     The Expression of Line, University of Dallas, Irving, Texas

Community

2009    Art Conspiracy 5, Artist and Volunteer, Community Benefit Art Auction, Dallas, Texas

2008    Art Conspiracy 4, Artist and Volunteer, Community Benefit Art Auction, Dallas, Texas

2005    Artifunk, Oakcliff Fall Festival, Community Auction and Exhibition, Turner House Gallery, Dallas Texas

1998    Firefighter Wall Sculpture Project, Trinity Valley Community College, MalakoffVolunteer Fire Department, Athens, Texas