Education

University for the Creative Arts Canterbury, Kent. United Kingdom
(Formerly Kent Institute of Art and Design) MFA International Practice 2003 - 2005

University of Wisconsin Stout, Menomonie, Wisconsin
Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree with a Concentration in Painting 1994 - 1996/ 1998 - 1999

Academy of Art University San Francisco, California General Education and Fine Art Courses 1996 - 1997


Solo Exhibitions

By Nature We Are Connected
Gordon Parks Gallery. Metropolitan State University. St. Paul, Minnesota. Upcoming Fall 2017

Fragmented Vistas
Minnesota Gallery. MacRostie Art Center. Grand Rapids, Minnesota. June 5-27, 2015

 

Juried Exhibitions

Sustainable Acts: Mother Earth's Embrace
University of Minnesota Institute on the Environment. St. Paul, Minnesota. October 2015 - January 2016

2014 Phipps Healing Arts Program Exhibition
Westfields Hospital, New Richmond, Wisconsin October 10, 2014 - January 11, 2015

Open Door 8: Eighth Annual Juried Exhibition
Rosalux Gallery. Minneapolis, Minnesota. December 8 - 30, 2012

2012 Phipps Healing Arts Program Exhibition
Hudson Hospital, Hudson, Wisconsin. May 16 - August 5, 2012

33rd Annual Paper in Particular National Exhibition
Sidney Larson Gallery, Columbia College, Columbia, Missouri. February 1 - March 1 2012

Northern National Art Competition
Nicolet College Art Gallery. Rhinelander, Wisconsin. July 26 - September 9, 2011

Biotics: All Media National Exhibition
Conduit Gallery. Minneapolis, Minnesota September - November 2010

99th Annual Minnesota State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition
Minnesota State Fair Fine Arts Gallery. St. Paul, Minnesota. August 26 - September 6, 2010

North of the 45th Parallel Third Annual National Exhibition
DeVos Art Museum University of Northern Michigan. Marquette, MI. June 4 - July 25, 2010

2010 Chowan University National Exhibition
University of North Carolina. Murfreesboro, North Carolina. March 1 - 31, 2010

Art Biologic / SlowArt Productions National Exhibition
Limner Gallery. Hudson, New York. May 2 - 30, 2009

Salon 300 Regional Exhibition
Hopkin's Center for the Arts. Hopkins, Minnesota. September 2008

Arts In Harmony Regional Artists Exhibition
Sherburne County Government Center. Elk River, Minnesota. February 6 - March 24, 2008

96th Annual Minnesota State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition
Minnesota State Fair Fine Arts Gallery. St. Paul, Minnesota. August 23 - September 3, 2007

95th Annual Minnesota State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition
Minnesota State Fair Fine Arts Gallery. St. Paul, Minnesota. August 24 - September 4, 2006

Open Door 2: Second Annual Regional Artists Exhibition
Rosalux Gallery. Minneapolis, Minnesota. July 5 - 24, 2006

Dislocated Ground: Works by Carey Dean, J L Dean and Jessika Worrall
Seven Seven Gallery. East End, London, England. August 12 - 27, 2005

Arts In Harmony Regional Artists Exhibition
Sherburne County Government Center. Elk River, Minnesota. February 6 - March 24, 2003

91st Annual Minnesota State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition
Minnesota State Fair Fine Arts Gallery. St. Paul, Minnesota. August 24 - September 4, 2002

Prometheus: Exhibition of Works by University of Wisconsin Stout Students
Furlong Gallery. Menomonie, WI. Spring 1999

ArtsWest 17: Exhibition of Works by Wisconsin Resident Artists
L. E. Phillips Public Library. Eau Claire, WI. Winter 1996

 

Group Exhibitions

Drawing Distinctions: Exhibition with The London Group and UW Stout Faculty Members
Furlong Gallery, University of Wisconsin Stout. Menomonie, Wisconsin. Sept 17 - October 27, 2018

2013/14 Department of Art and Design Faculty Exhibition
Furlong Gallery. University of Wisconsin Stout. December 17, 2013 - February 2, 2014

Five Foot Show: Enchanted Forest Series - New Works by Carey Dean
Gallery 360. Minneapolis, Minnesota. August 24 - September 29, 2013

2012/13 Department of Art and Design Faculty Exhibition
Furlong Gallery. University of Wisconsin Stout. January 22 - February 22, 2013

2011/12 Department of Art and Design Faculty Exhibition
Furlong Gallery. University of Wisconsin Stout. December 17, 2011 - February 2, 2012

2010/11 Department of Art and Design Faculty Exhibition
Furlong Gallery. University of Wisconsin Stout. December 17, 2010 - February 2, 2011

2009/10 Department of Art and Design Faculty Exhibition
Furlong Gallery. University of Wisconsin Stout. December 10, 2009 - February 27, 2010

Phipps Center for the Arts Members Show
Hudson, Wisconsin. June 6 - July 7, 2009

2008/09 Department of Art and Design Faculty Exhibition
Furlong Gallery. University of Wisconsin Stout. December 11,2008 - February 15, 2009

A Necessary Ornamentation: Exhibition of works by the Minnesota Mosaic Guild
Metropolitan State University. St. Paul, Minnesota. April 17 - July 25, 2008

Minnesota Mosaic Guild Members Show Art-A-Whirl 2007
Grain Belt Bottling House. Minneapolis, MN. June 8 - 10, 2007

2007 Members Show Minnetonka Center for the Arts
Wayzata, Minnesota. May 17 - June 10, 2007

Southern Exposure: Department of Art and Design Faculty Exhibition
University of Louisville. Louisville, Kentucky. October 12 - November 16, 2006

Northern Exposure: Department of Art and Design Faculty Exhibition
Furlong Gallery. University of Wisconsin Stout. September 14 - October 5, 2006

2006 Members Show Minnetonka Center for the Arts
Wayzata, Minnesota. May 8 - June 19, 2006

Scottish Arts Club Private Collection Exhibition
Club Room Gallery. Edinburgh, Scotland. September 16 - 30, 2005

Latitude: Kent Institute of Art & Design MFA/MA Show
Herbert Read Gallery. Canterbury, England. September 9 - 15, 2005

Xross-Polynation International Artists Exhibition
Randolph Gallery. Edinburgh, Scotland. June 3 - 10, 2005

Xross-Polynation International Artists Exhibition
All India Fine Arts and Crafts Society. New Delhi, India. February 2 - 20, 2005

2003 Members Show Minnetonka Center for the Arts
Wayzata, Minnesota. May 8 - June 9, 2003


Publications

Studio Visit Magazine Open Studios Press. Winter Issue 2009

Direct Art Magazine Volume 15 SlowArt Productions. Fall/Winter Issue 2008

AIFACS Art News Delhi Diary. February 2005

Prometheus Fine Arts Magazine University of Wisconsin Literary and Fine Arts Journal
First Place Award for 2-D work. University of Wisconsin-Stout. 1999

 

Fellowships / Scholarships

Blacklock/Jerome Emerging Artist Fellowship and Artist-in-Residency
Blacklock Nature Sanctuary. Moose Lake, Minnesota. August 16 - 29, 2010

2004 Kent Institute of Art and Design International Student Scholarship Award

1994 Josh Olson Memorial Scholarship for Outstanding Student Artist



Collections

MSP Airport Terminal 1 - Valet Lounge
 Two Permanent Glass Mosaic Installations. Minneapolis, Minnesota 2018-2019 (in progress)

Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center. La Cross, Wisconsin
Permanent Collection Purchase. October 2013

Mother Baby Center - Allina & Childrens' Hospitals and Clinics
Permanent Collection Purchase. Minneapolis, Minnesota. January 2013

University of Minnesota Morris Welcome Center
Permanent Collection Purchase. Morris, Minnesota. July 2010

Residence of the Governor Tim Pawlenty and First Lady Mary Pawlenty
Private Collection Exhibition. St. Paul, Minnesota. October 2006 - October 2007

Office of the former Deputy Prime Minister of the United Kingdom John Prescott
Private Collection Exhibition. London, England. July 2004 - February 2005

Bloomington Art Center Purchase Award for City of Bloomington Water Company
Exhibition & Permanent Collection Purchase Award. Bloomington, Minnesota. August 2003

JAS. Steve Frenz and Associates.
Permanent Collection Purchase. Minneapolis, Minnesota. September 2002


Teaching Experience

University of Wisconsin Stout - Art and Design Instructor & Lecturer. 2006 - present
Drawing I: Foundations Requirement Beginning Drawing for all Art and Design Majors
Drawing II: Foundations Requirement Intermediate Drawing for all Art and Design Majors
Painting I: Beginning Painting Course Studio Elective for all Art and Design Majors
2-D Design: Foundation Design Course Requirement for all Art and Design Majors
3-D Design: Foundations Design Course Requirement for all Art and Design Majors
The Practice of Art: Lecture/ Seminar for all Studio Art and Art Education Majors
Living Learning Community Drawing 1
Living Learning Community Drawing 2
Honors College Drawing 1
Honors College Two-Dimensional Design

Minneapolis College of Art & Design - Continuing Studies Art Instructor. 2006 - present
Beginning Observational Drawing: Credit Optional Course for Artists, Professionals and Other
Botanical Illustration & Bookmaking: Credit Optional Course for Artists, Professionals and Other
Beginning Painting: Credit Optional Course for Artists, Professionals and Other
Advanced Painting: Credit Optional Course for Artists, Professionals and Other
Urban Landscape Drawing: Credit Optional Course for Artists, Professionals and Other
Pre-college Portfolio Prep Drawing: Credit optional course for High School Students
Pre-college Studio Intensive Drawing: Credit optional course for High School Students

Minnetonka Center for the Arts - Visiting Artist and Instructor. 2005 - 2006
Observational & Experimental Drawing: Non-Credit Beginning Drawing Course
The Art of Contemporary Mosaic: Non-Credit Course for Artists and Enthusiasts


Art Restoration Experience

Trinity Church of Boyceville, Wisconsin. 2007
Restoration of a life-size Daprato Jesus Statue.

Netgain Technology Inc. / former Federal Building of Saint Cloud, Minnesota. 2006
Restoration of "The Southwest Divided by the Mississippi" large relief sculpture by B. Putnam

Belk's Museum Services Incorporated Minneapolis, Minnesota. 2000 - 2006
Restoration of paintings, drawings, prints, ceramics, sculptures and architectural features

Chateau LaSalle / Groethehill Investments of Minneapolis, Minnesota. 2003
Restoration of 19th Century Dufour Woodblock Frieze in historic residencial building

D and J Total Art Restoration of Sioux falls, South Dakota. 1999 - 2000
Restoration of paintings, ceramics and crafts

 

Professional Painting Experience

Rousseau's Painted Effects of Minneapolis, Minnesota. 2000 - 2001
Assistant Scenic Artist, Muralist, Tromp L'oeil and Decorative Painter