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EDUCATION

2020 M.F.A., with Distinction, Lamar Dodd School of Art, University of Georgia, Athens, GA

2015 B.F.A. Painting, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

2014 B.F.A. Printmaking, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS


EXHIBITIONS

2020 M.F.A. Exhibition, Georgia Museum of Art (Online due to Covid-19), Athens, GA

2020 "Golden Hour", Margie E. West Gallery, Athens, GA

2019 "Green", Site: Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY

2019 "Codified Color", Suite Gallery, Athens, GA

2019 "Monologue: Five Contemporary Printmakers", Mason-Scharfenstein Museum of Art, Demorest, GA

2019 "Slaughterhouse 5 Invitational Exhibition", Books & Brews, Indianapolis, IN

2019 "Color/Feld", Glass Gallery, Athens, GA

2019 "MFA: The Next Generation", Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation, Watkinsville, GA

2018 "The Head and the Art", University of Georgia Science Library, Athens, GA

2018 "Summer Swan Invitational", Swan Coach House Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2018 Annual Juried Exhibition, Lyndon House Arts Center, Athens, GA

2018 Field Journal Exhibition, Symphony in the Flint Hills Gallery, Cottonwood Falls, KS

2018 "Trifecta", Trio Contemporary Art Gallery, Athens, GA

2017 "Preservation: A Collaborative Print Exchange", Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence, KS

2017 Mid America Print Council Juried Members' Exhibition, Lawrence Art Center, Lawrence, KS (Juror: Sarah Smelser, professor of art at Illinois State University and co-founder of Manneken Press in Bloomington, IL)

2017 "Home Grown" - Solo Exhibition, The Bank Art Space, Matfield Green, KS

2016 Tallgrass Artist-in-Residence Group Exhibition, The Bank Art Space, Matfield Green, KS

2016 "Fresh Ink", Wonderfair, Lawrence, KS (Juror: katie Baldwin)

2016 Frogman's Printmaking Workshops, Bancroft Street Market Exhibitions, Omaha, NE;

2016 "Whatknot" Intern Exhibition, Women's Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY

2015 Idioms Portfolio Exhibition, Spark Box Studio, Canada

2015 Nebraska National Collegiate Juried Art Exhibition, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE

2015 B.F.A. Thesis Exhibition in Painting, Chapman Gallery, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

2014 Printmaking Exhibition, University of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA

2014 NASAD Exhibition, Selected by Faculty, Willard Hall, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

2014 “Mismatched”, Women's Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY

2014 B.F.A. Thesis Exhibition in Printmaking, Chapman Gallery, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

2014 Pussycat Press Printmaking Society Student Exhibition, Butler Community College, Council Grove, KS

2014 “Making: Progress”, Wefald Gallery, Beach Museum of Art, Manhattan, KS (Juror: Kat Griefen, Co-director of the Accola Griefen Gallery in NYC)

2014 Nebraska National Collegiate Juried Art Exhibition, University of Nebraska – Lincoln, (Jurors: Bobby Silverman, Jeff Whetstone, Rosalyn Richards)

2014 Madonna International Print Exchange and Traveling Exhibition
Branigan Cultural Center, NM; Benedictine University, IL


RESIDENCIES

2017 Artist Grant, Vermont Studio Center Residency, Johnson, VT

2016 Tallgrass Artist Residency, Tallgrass National Prairie Preserve & Matfield Green, KS


AWARDS & SCHOLARSHIPS

2019 Willson Center Graduate Research Award, University of Georgia, Athens, GA

2019 Mary Rosenblatt Graduate Award, University of Georgia, Athens, GA

2018 James A. Fletcher Memorial Award, Manhattan Arts Center, Manhattan, KS

2015 Mark A. Chapman and Cheryl Mellenthin Fine Arts Scholarship, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

2015 Touchstone Magazine 2015 Edition, First Place in Art

2013 Naomi Winston Scholarship in Art, Finalist, National Society of Arts and Letters, St. Louis Chapter

2012 Gallery for Peace and Justice Art Contest, First Place, Manhattan, KS

2010 AmeriCorps NCCC National Video Contest, Second Place


PRESENTATIONS & WORKSHOPS

2020 Visiting Artist Lecture, Melissa Harshman’s Monotype Class, University of Georgia, Athens, GA

2020 Three Minute Thesis Finalist, University of Georgia, Athens, GA

2017 Artist Workshop: Watercolor, Manhattan Art Center, Manhattan, KS

2016 Public Demonstration: Monotypes & Encaustic, Tallgrass Prairie Preserve, Strong City, KS

2016 Tallgrass Artist Symposium, Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art, Manhattan, KS


PUBLICATIONS

Lilie Beck, MFA Candidate Spotlights, Georgia Museum of Art Blog, April 16, 2020

Cynosure Magazine, Volume II: Shape, Contributing Artist, 2020

The Hand Magazine, Issue 27, Contributing Artist, 2020

InterviewFresh Blood Art, Fresh Blood Art (Online), November 23, 2019

Symphony in the Flint Hills Field Journal, Volume X: Waterways, Contributing Artist, 2017

Touchstone Magazine, Kansas State University, Spring Edition, Contributing Artist, 2015


RELATED WORK EXPERIENCE

Graduate Teaching Assistant, Printmaking Instructor, Aug 2018 - May 2020
Lamar Dodd School of Art, University of Georgia
Athens, GA

Graduate Assistant, Printshop Technician, Aug 2017 - May 2018
Lamar Dodd School of Art, University of Georgia
Athens, GA

Art Instructor, Oct - Dec 2015, Aug 2016 - July 2017
Manhattan Arts Center
Manhattan, KS

Educational Assistant, July 2016 - Aug 2016
Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts
Gatlinburg, TN

Studio Intern-in-residence, Jan 2016 - June 2016
Women's Studio Workshop
Rosendale, NY

Gallery Technician Assistant, Lobby Host, Gallery Attendant, 2011 - 2015
Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Manhattan, KS

Summer Intern-in-residence, 2014
Women's Studio Workshop
Rosendale, NY

Caricature Artist, 2011 - 2016
Annual Smoky Hill Museum Street Fair
Salina, KS

Corps Member, Team Photojournalist, Oct 2008 - July 2009
AmeriCorps NCCC
Sacramento, CA

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