News / Upcoming:

Please check out my TED talk I gave at TED Global in 2011

CNN recently visited my studio for their Great Big Story series:

Upcoming Shows:


Jan 16 – May 23, Children’s Museum of New York City, NY. Show title: Weather or Not.

Jan 27 – May 14, University of Missouri Museum of Art and Archeology, Columbia, MO. Show title: Revived, Reinvented: Basketry in America.

Feb 4 – July 10, Clay Center for Arts and Science, Charleston, WV. Show title: Art of the Weather.

Feb 7 – May 5, University of Richmond Museum, Richmond, VA. Show Title: Crooked Data: (Mis)Information in Contemporary Art.

April 22 – Sept 3, Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC. Show Title: State of the Art, Discovering American Art Now.

May 26 – Sept 10, Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville, TN. Show Title: State of the Art, Discovering American Art Now

June 2 – July 17, 108 Contemporary – Art, Craft and Design, Tulsa, OK. Show title: Revived, Reinvented: Basketry in America

June 23 - Oct 8, Brattleboro Museum , Brattleboro, VT. Solo Show title: Lost Porches.

July 21 – Sep 17, 3S Art Space, Portsmouth, NH. Show Title: The Art of Watching: Privacy and the Public Eye.

Aug 22 – Nov 12, Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Laurel, MS Revived, Reinvented: Basketry in America

Sep 14 – Dec 9, Dalton Gallery, Agnes Scott College, Decatur, GA. Show title: Weatherwise / Otherwise.

Sep 15 - Dec 10, Schingoethe Center / Aurora University, Aurora, IL. Solo show title: Strange Weather.


Feb 2 – May 5, Whatcom Museum, Bellingham, WA. Show title: Revived, Reinvented: Basketry in America.

Upcoming Artist Talks:


March 7th, Winchester High School, Winchester, MA.

March 21, Clay Center for Arts and Sciences, Charleston, WV. Concert / artist talk featuring collaborative works with composers Mischa Salkind-Pearl and Matthew Jackfert.

April 7-8, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR. Symposium: Art in Conversation: Environment, Identity and Memory.

April 19, Broward College, Fort Lauderdale, FL

July 29, IYRS, Newport, RI

August 17, Brattleboro Museum of Art, Brattleboro, VT

Sep 28th, Aurora University, Aurora, IL.

Oct 7th, Arts Educators of Iowa Conference, Des Moines, IA.

Upcoming Residencies / Grants:

Virginia A Groot Foundation Award

Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Fellowship (Sculpture)

Videos Online:

Ted Talk “Art Made of Storms” given at TED Global in June 2011

CNN: The Great Big Story “ The Weather Artist: Chasing Storms with Sculptures”, March 2016

Keynote at Field.Works Conference in Shoreditch, London, UK, April 2015

Eyeo Festival, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, June 2012

Recent Publications:

Postdigital Artisans: Craftsmanship with a New Aesthetic in Fashion, Art, Design and Architecture. Jonathan Openshaw. Published by Frame Publishers and Thames & Hudson. 2015 (ISBN: 978-9491727610)