EDUCATION

2019 MFA - Studio Art, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

2016 BFA - Drawing Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS & PERFORMANCES

2019

Finding Our Voices: Sister Survivors Speak, MSU Museum, East Lansing MI

MFA Thesis Exhibition, Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, East Lansing MI

2018

Corporeal Temperature, curated by Vanessa Souli, Franz-Flemming Straße 9, Leipzig, Germany

000, site-specific public performance, Synagogen Denkmal, Leipzig, Germany

Coincide partially wholly not at all, Kresge Art Center, Gallery 110, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

Space Chorus, curated by Vanessa Souli, Alte Handelsschule, Leipzig, Germany

Moving, curated by Laurén Brady, Cedar Street Art Collective, Lansing, MI

The Inferno: Retelling Dore, curated by David Spencer-Pierce, Osborne Gallery, University of Nebraska, Omaha, NE

2017

Art Market, (SCENE) Metrospace, East Lansing, MI

Sculpture X Symposium, Annex Gallery at 333 Midland, Detroit, MI Juror: Indra Lacis

Flux, Kresge Art Center, Gallery 114, Michigan State University East Lansing, MI

Michigan Emerging Graduate Artists Juried Exhibition (MEGA),Urban Institute for Contemporary Art Grand Rapids, MI, Jurors: Heather Duffy, Elizabeth Chodos, Taylor Renee Aldridge

Michigan Collegiate Juried Exhibition, Lansing Art Gallery, Lansing, MI

Retelling Project: Imaginary Prisons, Alden Library, Ohio University, Athens, OH

2016

Mid America Print Council Members Juried Exhibition (MAPC), Carnegie Museum of Art and Art History,New, Albany, IN Juror: Brian H. Jones

Imaginary Prisons: Retelling Piranesi’s Cariceri, Arts Council of Southern Indiana Pat Harrison Gallery, New Albany, IN

IUS Printmaking Alumni: Mid America Print Council, Library Gallery, IU Southeast, New Albany, IN

All Media MFA Exhibition, Kresge Art Center,Gallery 110, East Lansing, MI

Bank On It, The Old Bank of New Albany, New Albany, IN

Alternate Environments: BFA Thesis Exhibition, Ronald H. Barr Gallery, New Albany, IN

Student Juried Art Exhibition, Ronald H. Barr Gallery, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN, Juror: Steve Snell

2015

Malleable, Garner Narrative Contemporary, Louisville, KY

Rhythm, Ronald H. Barr Gallery, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN

Hands: Shaping Our World's, Cultural Arts Gallery, Indiana University- Purdue, Indianapolis, IN

SELECTED AWARDS, GRANTS, FELLOWSHIPS & RESIDENCIES

2019

John and Susan Berding Family Foundation Endowment Juried MFA Prize, Juror: Dr. Tina Rivers Ryan curator at Albright Knox Gallery, Buffalo, NY

Frank and Adelaide Kussy Memorial Scholarship, James Madison College, East Lansing MI

Endowed scholarship awarded to outstanding research in genocide studies.

Collaborative Arts and Design Research Project, College of Arts and Letters, East Lansing MI

2018

Dissertation Completion Fellowship, The Graduate School, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI Competitive fund to support MFA thesis research in final year

Pilotenkueche International Residency, July–September, Leipzig, Germany

Summer Support Fellowship, College of Arts and Letters, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

Graduate School Research Enhancement Fellowship, Michigan State University, East Lansing MI

2017

Research/Professional Development Fellowship, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

2016

Chancellor’s Purchase Award, Permanent Collection, IU Southeast, New Albany, IN

Summer Group Research Fellowship, IU Southeast, New Albany, IN

2015

Critic's Choice, International Photography Contest, IU Southeast, New Albany IN

First Presentation Award, 11th Annual Student Research Conference, IU Southeast, New Albany IN

COLLEGE TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2016- 2019 Instructor of Record, Michigan State University

2015 Teaching Assistant, Advanced Drawing II, Instructor of Record: Emily Sheehan,

IU Southeast, New Albany, IN

ARTIST LECTURES, CONFERENCES

2019

Gender and Trauma: Material, Methods, Media, Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids, Michigan

The Visual Logic/s of Feminism/s, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

Story-telling, curated and organized by Qais Assali, Art Lab at Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, East Lansing, MI

MFA Artist Talks, Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, East Lansing, MI

2017

9th Annual Graduate Research Conference, Presenter, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

Material Matters: Apparel and Textile Design, Michigan State University, East Lansing MI

2016

Frogman’s Printmaking Workshop, Multiple Plate Intaglio with Jonathan Thomas, Omaha, N

Indiana University 28th Annual Women’s and Gender Studies Conference, New Albany, IN

27th Annual Women’s and Gender Studies Conference, Indiana University East

Richmond, IN

11th Annual Student Research Conference, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2017

Indiana University Office of the Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Multicultural Affairs. (work for Jewish Student Union and diversity efforts featured) Cultural Involvement: <https://diversity.iu.edu/cultural-involvement/index.html>

2016

Artebella Daily Archive, Presented by Louisville Visual Art, Featured Artist: Chelsea Markuson, May 26 2016, Louisville KY <http://www.artebelladaily.org/artists/chelsea-markuson>

Activism In The Arts: Article and Interview by John Boyle, IU Southeast, The Horizon. March 7

2016

<http://www.iushorizon.com/18527/features/activism-in-the-arts>

The Student Review, Juried Peer Reviewed Publication, IU Southeast, New Albany Indiana

Malleable, Leo Weekly Staff Picks, by Jo Anne Triplet, Louisville Kentucky

<http://www.leoweekly.com/event/malleable>

2015

Freedom to Experiment: Space Lab Gives Artists a Place For R & D, IU Southeast Now, Article and Interview by Steven Krolak, IU Southeast Now Online Publication. November 9 2015<https://now.ius.edu/2015/11/freedom-to-experiment-spacelab-gives-artists-a-place-for-r-d/>

International Photography Contest Winners Announced, IU Southeast Now, by Steven Krolak. December 1 2015https://now.ius.edu/2015/12/international-photography-contest-winners-announced