2005 School of the Art Institute of Chicago, M.F.A. in Painting and Drawing
1998 Maine College of Art, B.F.A. in Painting
2014 Now Chicago, The Hughes Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Chocorua, Evans Contemporary,, Peterborough, Ontario
Sounds from the Second Floor (with Adam Ekberg), Comfort Station, Chicago
2009 Once a Dream Did Weave a Shade (with Carl Baratta), Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois
Six More Miles, Roots and Culture, Chicago
2007 Hans is Doing Well, Giftshop Project Space, Chicago
2006 Dark Holler, Contemporary Art Workshop, Chicago
Selected Group Exhibitions
2016 Group Show, Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Los Angeles (upcoming)
We Traveled Among Unknown Men, SideCar, Hammond, Indiana
2015 Salon, 100 Small Paintings, The Hughes Gallery, Sydney, Australia
2014 This Particular Patch, Gowanus Ballroom, Brooklyn
They Pass Unseen in the World, SideCar, Hammond, Indiana
2013 Current Currents I, The Hughes Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Surface, Judith Racht Gallery, Harbert, Michigan
Eye on the Storm, Bob Rauschenberg Gallery, Edison College, Fort Meyers, Florida
Eye on the Storm, Housatonic Museum of Art, Bridgeport, Connecticut
2012 Big Youth II, Bourouina Gallery, Berlin
They Wore Red Faces of Clay, SideCar, Hammond, Indiana
Afterimage, Columbia College, Chicago
Image Machine, Roger Brown Study Collection, Faculty Biennial, Chicago Loyola University, Chicago
2011 Small(er) Works Show, Manifest Exhibitions, Chicago Hungryman Gallery,
Outside Coming In, Azimuth Projects, Chicago
2010 Ox-Bow Centennial Exhibition, Grand Rapids Art Museum, Grand Rapids, Michigan
Contemporary Painting, McCormick Gallery, Chicago
IAAFBJHMJNMOMRSATSW , Fountain, New York
Fantastic Landscapes, 310conTEMPORARY Gallery, Chicago
Chicago Artists Works on Paper, The Studios of Key West, Key West, Florida
2009 Big Youth, Corbett vs. Dempsey, Chicago
2008 Landscape, Hallway Gallery, San Francisco
Roots and Culture, NEXT Fair, Chicago
Children of Nature, The Helm Gallery, Tacoma, Washington
Three MECA Painters, June Fitzpatrick Gallery, Portland, Maine
2007 Sacksteder, Sandler, Applin, Joliet, University of Saint Francis, Illinois
The Kindness of Strangers, The Helm Gallery, Tacoma, Washington
The Discontented Pendulum, G2, Chicago
2006 Roots and Culture, Explore Your World, Chicago Contemporary Art Workshop, Traverse, Chicago
2005 Drawing Project, Art Chicago Fair, Chicago
M. F. A. Thesis Exhibition, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago
2004 Portraits, Highland Artworks Gallery, Portland, Maine
Connectdisconnect, Comox Valley Art Gallery, Courtenay, British Columbia
2001 Print Portfolios, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, Maine
Portland Museum of Art Biennial, Portland, Maine
2014 Wenzel, Erik. “Interview-Baratta/Applin/Watt.” Art or Idiocy, October 17, 2014. Web. Forrest, Nicolas. “REVIEW: ‘Now Chicago!’ at the Hughes Gallery, Sydney.” Blouin Artinfo, June 1, 2014. Web.
“Charm School.” Ed. Alex Jovanovich. Dream the End, September 2014. Web.
2013 New American Paintings, no. 107, August 2013, pp. 20-23.
Snyder, Dave. Chocorua. Peterborough: Evans Contemporary, 2013.
2012 Corbett, John. Big Youth II. Berlin: Bourouina Gallery, 2012.
Fitzgerald, Ali. “Chicago’s Big Youth in Berlin,” Art21 Blog, May 11, 2012. Web.
2011 Green, Yolanda. “Artists You Should Know: Top Picks.” Chicago Art Machine, April 7
2009 Stabler, Bert. “Best of Chicago 2009.” Chicago Reader, March 26, 2009.
Pearson, Laura. “Review: Big Youth.” Time Out Chicago, July 27, 2009.
Big Youth: New Painters from Chicago, Chicago: Corbett vs. Dempsey, 2009.
Foumberg, Jason. “Newcity’s Top Five of 2009: Gallery Shows.” Newcity, December 28,
2008 Beautiful/Decay On-Line Edition, December 7, 2008. Web.
2006 Stabler, Bert. “After the Unicorns,” Chicago Reader, November 17, 2006.
Boston Public Library Print Collection
Bates College Library Special Collections
Bowdoin College Library Special Collections Mortimer Rare Book Room, Smith College
New York Public Library Special Collections University of Delaware Library Special Collections
Wellesley College Library Special Collections