2019       School of the Art Institute of Chicago, MFA, Painting and Drawing Department, Chicago, IL

               New Artist Society Merit Scholarship (full merit)

2016       University of Missouri, BFA Painting, Columbia, MO





2022      Office Space Gallery Burbank, Los Angeles, CA [forthcoming 11]

2020      Mooshu, Donkey, and the Floating Wor(l)ds, George Caleb Bingham Gallery, Columbia, MO [09] 

2014       Imaginative Play, Craft Studio Gallery, Columbia, MO [06]



2023.      Habitat Contemporary, two person exhibition, Kansas City, MO [forthcoming 09]

               NADA project space, Office Space Gallery, Paladice Palase [forthcoming 05]

2022.      NADA Curated, through Office Space Gallery, New York, NY [forthcoming 06]

                Juried by Maria Elena Ortiz (Curator, Perez Art Museum Miami)


                I Am..., ArtsKC X NAAAP KC, Kansas City, MO [05]


                Art Market San Francisco, through Habitat Contemporary Gallery, San Francisco, CA [04]


               Marginaria, Office Space Gallery, Salt Lake City, UT [03]  


2021        Art Fair 14C, Mana Contemporary, New Jersey City, NJ [11]

                Exhibit #13Holsum Gallery, Kansas City, MO [11]

               Cafe Cà Phê, pop up exhibition for moon festival, Kansas City, MO [forthcoming 09]

               Restraint and Limitation, (Traveling exhibit) Freeark Gallery, Riverside, IL [05]


               Train to My Dream, Workshop 4200, Chicago IL [03]

2020       Art in the Post, Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL [09]


                 Flat Files, Collar Works, Curated by Jessica Cannon, Troy, NY [2020-2021]


                 ASYAAF, Gallery LVS & Crafts, Hongik Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea [07]


                  Still Relevant, Happy Gallery Chicago, Chicago, IL [05]


                  Touch, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL [forthcoming 05]


                  Art-In-Place, Terrain Exhibitions and CNL Projects, Chicago, IL [05]

                  Virtual Exhibition, Suspension Galleries, Chicago, IL [05]

                Fe*Mail*Art: 2020 Postcard Exhibition, Air Gallery, Brooklyn, NY [02]


                Time Stamp, Parlour and Ramp Gallery, Chicago, IL [01]


2019         Homesick Remedy, JAW Gallery, Yamaguchi, Japan [10]


                   Housing Memories, Site specific outdoor Installation, Yamaguchi, Japan [09]


                   Back to School 2019, FDC Studios, Chicago, IL [09]


                   GIFC, Agnes B Galerie, Tokyo,  Japan [08]


                 Pane in The Ass, JAW Gallery, Chicago, IL [08]


                 The Turf, The Research House for Asian Art, Chicago, IL [05]


                 With a Capital P: Selections by Six Painters, Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL [05]


                 MFA Thesis Exhibition, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL [04]

                 GIFCWestern Exhibitions, Chicago, IL [03]


2018         Some Compendium of Mania, School of The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL [11] 

                 In Conversation WithSchool of The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL [11]


                 Restraint & Limitation (traveling exhibit)Elder Gallery, Lincoln, NE [10]


2016          10th Annual State of the Arts, R.G. Endres Gallery, Prairie Village, KS [10]


                   Inside VoicesColumbia Art League, Columbia, MO [01]


2015           Evoke, Imago Gallery, Columbia, MO

                  Curator: Matt Ballou [Associate Professor, University of Missouri] [08]


                  Senior Exhibition, George Caleb Bingham Gallery, Columbia, MO [05]


                  Undergraduate Juried Exhibition, George Caleb Bingham Gallery, Columbia, MO

                   Juror:  Joel Sager, [02]


2014           Boone County Art Show, Boone County National Bank, Columbia, MO [10]


2013           Boone County Art Show, Boone County National Bank, Columbia, MO [10]


                   One Read Art Exhibit, Orr Street Studios, Columbia, MO [09]


                   CAL Members Summer Open, Columbia Art League, Columbia, MO [06]


                   Art After Dark, Museum of Art and Archaeology, Columbia, MO [04]



2021.         Office Space Gallery Represented Artist, [Jan 2021- present]


2020         Contributing Writer, Aoyama Design Forum 「青山デザインフォーラム」[Jan-present]


2019           Guest Curator, for JAW Gallery, Homesick Remedy, Yamaguchi, Japan [Oct]


2018           Graduate Noon Time Lecture, School of the Art Institute of Chicago [October]


                  Teaching Assistant, Figure Drawing: Multi-level for Celeste Rapone [Fall]


2017           Teaching Assistant, Painting Practice for Dan Devening [Spring]


                  Teaching Assistant, Painting Practice for George Liebert [Fall]


2016           Kansas City Artists Coalition, Member [May - present]


2015           Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Summer Internship, Development Department,

                   Kansas City, MO [July-October]



2019            Etsuko Residency, Yamaguchi, Japan (June-Sep)


2017            New Artist Society Merit Scholarship, Full tuition

                   School of the Art Institute of Chicago

2013            Honorable Mention, Boone County Art Show, Boone County National Bank, Columbia, MO






                  Southwest Contemporary, 12 Southwest Art Exhibitions to Check Out in Spring 2022, March, 11, 2022



                   Fleur de lis poetry, Cover art for online literary journal based in St. Louis MO February, 


                   West Branch Wired, Cover art for literary journal, Bucknell University, Sep 1, 2021


                     The Maneater, "New Exhibit 'Mooshu, Donkey, and the Floating Wor(l)ds' makes its debut at George Caleb 

                   Bingham Gallery" Charlie Recchia, Oct 21, 2020.



                     New American Paintings, MFA Annual, Issue #147 2020


                     Waki Channel, TV interview for Homesick Remedy, Nov 4, 2019


                     TYS TV Yamaguchi, TV interview for Homesick Remedy, Oct 28, 2019



                     ADF Magazine, "Homesick Remedy- JAW in Japan", Yuji Kumon, Oct 23, 2019


         Mainichi Newspaper, Interview for Homesick Remedy, Oct 21, 2019



                      Friend of The Artist, Spring 2017

                    Studio Visit Magazine, Issue 32, 2016


                    Eikonktizo, “Evoke at Imago Gallery and Cultural Center,” Matthew Ballou, Aug 29, 2015,



                    Columbia Tribune, “Ovation: Sumire Taniai” Amy Wilder, June 19, 2014



                    The Maneater, “Imaginative Play to open at Craft Studio,” Maddie Magruder, June 3, 2014, [Photo & Article]



                     Columbia Missourian, “Art Talk:Art invites us to use our imagination like children do,” Joy Mayer, May 28, 2014