EDUCATION

 

M.F.A. 2008 Printmaking, Texas Christian University (TCU)

 

B.F.A. 2004 Printmaking

The University of Texas at Tyler

 (UTT)

 

A.A. 2001 Art, Paris Junior College (PJC) 

 

RELATED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2019-present

Project Manager, Unified Fine Arts, Dallas, Tx

 

2018

Adjunct Professor of Art, Tarleton State University, Stephenville, Texas

 

2008-present  

Museum Preparator/Art Storage Manager - Displays Fine Art Service, Unified Fine Arts, Amon Carter Museum, Kimbell Art Museum, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Dallas Museum of Art, various private clients

 

2010            

Drawing Instructor, Art Adventures (drawing for adults) TCU, Fort Worth, Texas

 

2009            

Drawing Instructor, Art Adventures (drawing for adults) TCU, Fort Worth, Texas                 

 

Judge, Private School Interscholastic Association Onsite Drawing Contest,

Duties: Evaluation and rating of drawings

 

2008           

Visiting Artist, Paris Junior College, Paris, Texas

Duties: Solo Exhibition, Gallery Talk, Guest Critique

 

Art Handler, Displays Unlimited Inc.

Duties: handling, installing, traveling with Two and three-dimensional art.

 

Teaching Assistant, Professor Sara Dornner – Drawing I

Department of Art and Art History, TCU, Fort Worth, Texas        

Duties: supervise students in development of beginning drawing

skills

 

                 

2006-2007      

Gallery Assistant, TCU, Fort Worth, Texas

Duties:  curate and install visiting exhibitions   

 

2006            

Curator, Surface, Tandy Hall Atrium gallery, The M.J. Neely School of

Business, TCU, Fort Worth, Texas 

 

2004            

Printer for Dr. William Stephens, UTT, Tyler Texas

 

Committee Chair, Xenophobia, Invitational Print Portfolio, UTT,

Tyler, Texas

 

 

Awards/Honors

 

2016                   

2nd Place – Acme Brick Award, Art in the Metroplex, Annual Juried

Exhibition, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, Texas

 

2008        

1st Place Beth Lea and John L. Clardy Memorial Award, Art in the Metroplex, Annual Juried Exhibition, TCU, Fort Worth, Texas

 

2nd Place, 1st Annual Juried Art Show, Traveling Exhibition, Northern Trust,

Stuart and Vero Beach, Florida, and Lighthouse Center for the Arts,

Tequesta, Florida                

 

Merit Award, 22nd Annual International Juried Show, Visual Arts Center of

New Jersey, Summit, New Jersey

 

2006-2008     

Full Tuition Remission and Stipend for MFA Program, TCU, Fort Worth, Texas

 

EXHIBITIONS (solo exhibitions marked by asterisk)

2019

 

* NEVER ODD OR EVEN, New Work exhibition as visiting artist at McClennan Community College, Waco, Tx

 

CHAOS!!!, group small works exhibition at RO2 Art, Dallas Tx

 

TAC Impromptu Invitational, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, Tx

 

The Art of Dessert, group exhibition organized by ART TOOTH, Bass Hall, Fort Worth, Tx

 

Spring Gallery Night Juried Exhibition, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Juror: William Campbell of William Campbell Contemporary, Fort Worth, Tx

 

2018

Annual Faculty Exhibition, Tarleton State University, Stephenville, Tx

New Texas Talent, Annual Juried Exhibition, Craighead Green Gallery, Dallas, Tx

Juror: Contemporary Art Dealers Dallas

*Elysian Aftertaste, Solo Exhibition, Ro2 Art pop-up, Dallas, Tx

Sideshow, group exhibition, Ro2 Gallery, Dallas, Tx

TAC Impromptu Invitational, group exhibition, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, Tx

Shared Time, Then and Now, group exhibition, Ro2 Art, Dallas, Tx

*Vertebrate Vanguard, Solo Exhibition, Tarrant County College, Northwest Campus, Fort Worth, TX

 

*Thus, We Scatter, as We Go Along, Solo Exhibition, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, TX

 

2017

Small Works, National Juried Exhibition, Main Street Arts, Clifton Springs, NY

 

Texas Artists Coalition (TAC) Small Works, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, TX

 

Texture: Cogbill/Porterfield/Siebenthal, Local Color Studio Gallery, Fayetteville, AR

 

40 under 40, Juried Exhibition, Fort Works Art, Fort Worth, Tx

Juror: Maggie Adler, Associate Curator, Amon Carter Museum of American Art

                                   

Chaos, Annual Small Works Show, Ro2 Art, Dallas, Texas

 

Artspace 111 Annual Regional Juried Exhibition, Artspace 111 Gallery, Fort

Worth, Texas.  Juror: Shirley Reese Hughs, Curator, Amon Carter

Museum of American Art

 

*Potent Engines, Solo Exhibition/Visiting Artist, Laredo Community College,

Laredo, Texas

 

TAC Impromptu Invitational, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort

Worth, Texas

 

2016

11th Annual TAC Juried Membership Exhibit, Fort Worth Community Arts

Center, Fort Worth, Texas.  Juror:  Clint Willour, Curator, Galveston Arts

Center

                                   

Art in the Metroplex, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth,

Texas.  Juror: Annette DiMeo Carlozzi, independent Curator, Austin,

Texas (formerly Blanton Museum)

 

2013

Dark Matter (RJP Nomadic Gallery at Blue Star Contemporary), San

Antonio, Texas

 

2010                           

Experiencing Perspectives, annual Juried Exhibition,

Diamler Chrysler, Fort Worth, Texas

 

TRISTEZA: Artwork by Nathan Porterfield and Bert Herrington, Casa Manana Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

 

2009           

Experiencing Perspectives, Diamler Chrystler Annual Exhibition

Fort Worth, Texas

 

2008           

Art in the Metroplex, Annual Juried Exhibition, Moudy Gallery, TCU,

Fort Worth, Texas Juror:  Eleanor Heartney, Independent Cultural Critic, New York, New York

 

*Visiting Artist Solo Exhibition, Paris Junior College, Paris, Texas

             

*Nathan Porterfield at Corner Square Artworks, Corner Square Artworks,

Clarksville, Texas

 

*Suspended, MFA Thesis Exhibition, TCU University Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

 

Crosstalk, Juried Exhibition, TCU University Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

 

1st Annual Juried Art Show, Traveling Exhibition, Northern Trust,

Stuart and Vero Beach, Florida, and Lighthouse Center for the

Arts, Tequesta, Florida Juror: Charles A. Stainback, William and Sara Ross Soter Curator of Photography, Norton Museum of Art

 

22nd Annual International Juried Show, Juried Exhibition, Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, New Jersey

Juror: Carter Foster, Curator of Drawing, Whitney Museum of American Art

 

EXPO 2008, Juried Exhibition, 500x Gallery, Dallas, Texas

 

2007           

Buzzworms in the Backyard, Juried Exhibition, Fort Worth Community Art

Center, Fort Worth, Texas

 

TCU Graduate Exhibition, Fort Worth Fall Gallery Night, Graduate Student

Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

 

Junior/Senior Prom, Annual Open Show, 500x Gallery, Dallas, Texas

                 

Sprung, Graduate Exhibition, Graduate Painting Studio Gallery, TCU, Fort

Worth, Texas                 

 

2006           

Surface, Juried Student Exhibition, M.J. Neely School of Business, TCU,

Fort Worth, Texas

 

 

CONFERENCES

 

University of Texas at Tyler Art History Conference, UTT, Tyler,

Texas, Participant

 

 

TECHNICAL ABILITIES

 

Various etching and intaglio processes, photo-lithography, screen printing, relief printing, digital printing, mixed media drawing and collage processes. Handling, storage, installation, fine art collection care.

 

EXHIBITIONS CURATED

 

Sprung, Graduate Exhibition, Graduate Painting Studio Gallery,

TCU, Fort Worth, Texas

 

Surface, Juried Student Exhibition, M.J. Neely School of Business,

TCU, Fort Worth, Texas

 

 

COLLECTIONS

B.B. Moncrief, Fort Worth, Texas

Douglas Dover, Dallas, Texas

Jonathan Mark Levy, Fort Worth, Texas

Warren and Lisa Sampson, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Susan Roth Romans, Dallas, Texas

 

Mark Thistlethwaite, Private Collection, Fort Worth, Texas

 

Jennifer Ritchie, Private Collection, Dallas, Texas

 

Bill and Becky Hale, Round Rock, Texas

 

Kristen and Darryl Lauster, Arlington, Texas

 

David and Jenniver Murray, Private Collection, Fort Worth, Texas

 

David and Pam Glass, Private Collection, Paris, Texas

 

Cathie Tyler, Private Collection, Paris, Texas

 

Kay Watson, Private Collection, Dallas, Texas

 

Carter Foster (curator of drawing – Whitney Museum of American Art),

Private Collection, New York, New York

 

Patricia Bell, Private Collection, South Orange, New Jersey

 

Howard & Donna Margolis, Private Collection, Short Hills, New Jersey

 

Laura Fromm, Private Collection, Short Hills, New Jersey

 

Gardner Private Collection, Dallas, Texas

 

 

PORTFOLIOS/COLLABORATIONS

 

H20, 2007 Invitational Print Portfolio, Cedar Hill, Texas

 

Xenophobia, 2004 Invitational Print Portfolio, UTT, Tyler, Texas

 

2004 Postcard Print Exchange, National Print Exchange, University

Print Society, University of Iowa, Ames, Iowa