The Artist's Guide to the L.A. Galaxy



University of South Florida, School of Art & Art History
Masters of Fine Art
Tampa, FL

University of Michigan, School of Art & Design
Bachelor of Fine Art
Ann Arbor,MI
May 2006   


2009    Boom, Bust, Bang! Centrum Foundation, Port Townsend, WA  

        The Rumors Are True, Creative Alliance at the Patterson, Baltimore, MD  

        How We Dwell, 2625 St. Paul Street, Baltimore, MD    



2010    The Artist's Guide to the L.A. Galaxy, West Los Angeles College Art Gallery

             Culver City, CA

        Young Explorers, Oliver Gallery, Tampa, FL

2009    Beyond the Border, International Contemporary Art Fair, San Diego, CA

        Without Borders: Conjunction, Lord Hall Gallery, University of Maine, Orono, ME  

        PARADOX NOW! Arlington Arts Center, Arlington, VA  

        MFAO Exhibition, Centre Gallery, Tampa, FL

        Local Color, Holtzman Gallery at Towson University, Towson, MD

        Stars and Stripes: Pride and Hope Reinterpreted, Smith Center, Washington, DC  

        To The Teeth, Amalie Rothschild Gallery, Baltimore, MD

2008    The World’s Smallest Art Fair, Anna Kustera Gallery, New York, NY  

        New American Paintings, Issue # 75, Mid-Atlantic Region            

        Shall We Begin? IAO Projects, Salt Lake City, UT  

        The Seven Deadly Sins, Maryland Art Place, Baltimore MD  

        Elbow Grease, Work Gallery, Ann Arbor, MI  

        Fantasies and Realities, Towson Arts Collective, Baltimore, MD  

        Stars and Stripes: Pride or Despair, Galerie Myrtis, Baltimore, MD  

        Transmodern Festival, Baltimore, MD  

        Stuttering, Carroll Mansion, Baltimore, MD    

        My ____ Other, Creative Alliance at the Patterson, Baltimore, MD  

        Touching Warms the Art, Museum of Contemporary Craft, Portland, OR  

        Between Heaven and Earth, The College of New Jersey Art Gallery, Ewing, NJ   

2007    WayTaking (Curator), Creative Alliance at the Patterson, Baltimore, MD  

        National/International, Towson Arts Collective, Towson, MD  

        Passions, Washington School of Photography, Bethesda, MD  

        Art Under The Dome, University Baptist Church, Baltimore, MD  

        It’s Photography II, Art League of Northern California, Novato, CA  


2006    Ann Allen, Mark(s) The Feminist Art Project Quarterly Online Journal  

        Inside/Outside, Metropolitan Center For The Visual Arts, Gaithersburg, MD  

        Transient Modern Landscape (Curator), Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, MD  

        Thinking and Believing, Michigan Public Television, Flint, MI              

        Who’s Afraid of Virginia Ham? Duderstadt Performance Space, Ann Arbor, MI  

        D’un Modele Standard, All About Furniture Industrial Park, Ann Arbor, MI  

2005    B-Line Tours, Ann Arbor Transit Authority, Ann Arbor, MI  



2009   Graduate Student Fellowship, University of South Florida

       Residency Award, Vermont Studio Center  

       Residency Award, Centrum Foundation  

2008   New American Paintings, Issue #75, Mid-Atlantic Region Award Recipient  

2007   Resident Artist Award, Creative Alliance at the Patterson Theatre  

       Bob and Maggie Allesee Fellowship Recipient Award, Artrain USA  

       It’s Photography II Honorable Mention Award, Art League of Northern California  

2006   Arthur C. Tagge Senior Award, University of Michigan  

2005   Richard Wilt Memorial Junior Award, University of Michigan  

       James B. Angell Scholar, University of Michigan   


The Diane and Sandy Besser Collection, Sante Fe, NM  


Michael O’Sullivan, “Blurring the Line Between Art and Truth” Washington Post, August 2, 2009.   

Emily Campbell and Jessica Novak, “Dig Into A Friend’s Closet” The Baltimore Examiner, February 5, 2009.   

Edward Gunts, “Creative Alliance Art Show Depicts East Baltimore” The Baltimore Sun, January 22, 2009.,0,3092020.story   

Jessica Novak, “The Rumors Are True” The Baltimore Examiner, January 19, 2009.   

Edward Gunts, “Baltimore Art Museums, Galleries Launch New Initiatives” The Baltimore Sun, January 15, 2009.,0,5661604.story   

Katherine Gorman and Sheila Kast, “Do Your Steps!”, Maryland Morning on NPR Affiliate Station WYPR, November 25, 2008.   

Lionel Foster, “Scrubs” The Urbanite Magazine, Issue #51, September, 2008.   

Chris Rebbert, “Encounter: Megan Hildebrandt”  Urbanitebalto Channel, August 28, 2008.   

New American Paintings, Issue #75, Mid-Atlantic Region, April/May 2008.  

Jennifer McMenamin, “Artists Hit the Street for the Transmodern Festival,” The Baltimore Sun, April 7, 2008.   


University of South Florida- Tampa, FL

Graduate Assistant

August 2009-Present

Art Exposure- Baltimore, MD

Afterschool Art Instructor

September 2008-Present  

Creative Alliance at the Patterson- Baltimore, MD

Open Minds Art Instructor

September 2007-Present  

Walters Art Museum- Baltimore, MD

Public Programs and Educational Events Assistant

September 2006-Present  

Artrain USA- Ann Arbor, MI

Bob and Maggie Allesee Fellowship Recipient, Artrain USA

January-June 2007  

Exploration Summer Programs- Wellesley, MA

Faculty Member  

June 2006-August 2007