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2018                       Contested GroundsCrutchfield Gallery, Spartanburg Library, Spartanburg, SC. (March 20th - June13th)

2018                       Solo ExhibitionTennessee Tech University, Cookeville, TN. 

2017                        HatchedKai Lin Art, Atlanta, GA. (Jan. 27 - Mar. 10)

2014                        Will + TestamentMorganton City Council, Morganton, NC.

2013                        Inherited LandKiernan Gallery, Lexington, VA.

2011                        The Place That Made Me, BFA Thesis Exhibition, Hubbub Showroom, Spartanburg, SC.

2011                        Natural History, West Main Artists Cooperative, Spartanburg, SC.



2017                       Drawn South, Riverworks Gallery & Greenville Technical College Benson Galleries, Greenville, SC.

2017                       South Carolina Festival of Flowers Annual Juried Show, Greenwood, SC. Juror: Erin Glaze Nathanson.

2016                        SCOPE: The Southern Landscape, Visual Art Exchange, Raleigh, NC. Juror: Marshall N. Price.

2016                        Art of the South, Fogelman Galleries of Contemporary Art, Memphis, TN. Juror: Chad Alligood. 

2016                        ArtfieldsLake City, SC. Jurors: Bradford, David Houston & Stephanie Meyer Heydt.

2016                        Where We Are Going, Where We Have BeenMINT Gallery, Atlanta, GA. Jurors: Micah & Whitney Stansell. 

2015                        Unseen GreenvilleGreenville Center for Creative Arts, Greenville, SC. Juror: Todd McDonald.

2015                        FuseThe HUD Gallery, Ventura, CA. Curated by Dab Art.

2015                        Ley Lines: Connecting Media, Process, Imagery & Concept Across Contemporary Drawing

                                    Jacksonville State University, Jacksonville, AL. Juror: Emily Sheehan.

2015                        Going Home, Foundry Art Centre, St.Charles, MO . Juror: Mark Appling Fisher.

2015                        3rd Collegiate Invitational Art Exhibition, Spartaburg County Library, Spartanburg, SC.

2014                        I See A Pattern, International Juried Exhibition, The Vendue, Charleston, SC. Juror: Robert Lange Gallery.

2014                        Art of the HuntGreenwood Arts Center, Greenwood, SC. Co-curated with Jennifer Smith.

2014                        Drawing the PersistentRiverworks Gallery, Greenville, SC. Curated by Linda McCune.

2014                        Biennial Faculty ExhibitionClemson University, Clemson, SC.

2014                        Faculty ExhibitionGreenville Technical College, Clemson, SC.

2013                        Yours. Mine. Ours., MFA Thesis Exhibition, Lee Gallery, Clemson University, SC.

2013                        Painting Invitational, Riverworks Gallery, Greenville, SC. Curated by Enid Wiliams.

2013                        Pickens Museum of Art 34th Annual Juried Show, Pickens, SC. Juror: Kristen Watts.

2013                        Beyond Tech, Riverworks Gallery, Greenville, SC. Curated by Fleming Markel.

2012                        Reaction/Action, Lee Gallery, Clemson University, Clemson, SC.

2011                        Upstate Visual Arts Juried Show, Village Gallery, Greenville, SC. 

2011                        Kentucky National, Clara M. Eagle Gallery, Murray, KY. Juror: Matthew Strauss.

2011                        Temporary, Central Michigan University Print Exchange, Mount Pleasant, MI.

2010                        Emerging Carolinas, Hubbub Showroom, Spartanburg, SC. Juror: William Dunlap.

2010                        Spartanburg Artists Guild Annual Juried Exhibition, Carolina Gallery, Spartanburg, SC.

2010                        23rd McNeese State Works on Paper, Abercrombie Gallery, LA. Juror: Peter Frank.

2010                        Contemplation & Dialogue, Converse College, Spartanburg, SC.


Traveling Exhibitions

2017                        Addition Over Subtraction, South Carolina ETV, Columbia, SC. Curated by Palmetto Curatorial Exchange. 

2016                        Addition Over Subtraction, Osher Learning Institute, Clemson, SC. Curated by Palmetto Curatorial Exchange. 

2016                        Women Under Pressure, Riverworks Gallery, Greenville, SC. Curated by Caren Stansell.

2016                        Women Under PressureUpstairs Artspace, Tryon, NC. Curated by Caren Stansell. 



2016                         First Place, The Gun Show, Drawl Southern Contemporary Art, Little Rock, AR. Juror: Chad Alligood.

2016                         Technical Drawing Award, The New SouthKai Lin Art, Atlanta, GA. Jurors: Dale Clifford, Kofke Jason Kofke, Yu-Kai Lin. 

2016                         Best in Show, Greenwood Festival of Flowers, Greenwood, SC. Juror: Paul Yanko.

2016                         Director's Award, LaGrange Southeast Regional, LaGrange Museum of Art, LaGrange, GA.

2015                         Picturing the Americas Travel Stipend: Picturing the Americas Exhibit & International Symposium

                                     Sponsored by the Terra Foundation for American Art & Crystal Bridges Museum of Art, Bentonville, AR.

2015                         Faculty Award3rd Collegiate Invitational Art Exhibition, Spartaburg County Library, Spartanburg, SC.

2013                         John Acorn Award for Graduate Studio Art, Clemson University, Clemson, SC.

2013                         Best in Show, Greenwood Festival of Flowers, Greenwood, SC. Juror, Wim Roefs.

2012                         Best in Show, Greenwood Festival of Flowers, Greenwood, SC. Juror, Kimberly Spears.

2011                         Callie Stringer Rainey Purchase Award, Anderson Arts Center, Anderson, SC. Juror, Leo Twiggs.

2011                         West Main Artists Cooperative Studio Fellowship , Converse College, Spartanburg, SC.

2011                         Award for Outstanding Studio Art Major, Converse College, Spartanburg, SC.

2011                         Greenewald Award, Juried Student Exhibition, Milliken Art Gallery, Converse College, Spartanburg, SC.

2011                         Cleveland Award, Juried Student Exhibition, Milliken Art Gallery, Converse College, Spartanburg, SC.

2011                         Mac Boggs Award, Juried Student ExhibitionMilliken Art Gallery, Converse College, Spartanburg, SC.



2017                        BURNAWAY: The Voice of Art in the South, Jac Kuntz, "Living off the Land: Carly Drew at Kai Lin Art." 

2017                        Manifest Press, International Drawing Annual #11

2016                        Oxford American Blog, Maxwell George, "The Gun Show."

2016                        Arkansas Times, eslie Newell Peacock, "Gun Show Artists."

2016                         The Greer Citizen, "Women Under Pressure" Exhibit Opens."

2016                         Carolina Arts Magazine, June 2016. "Riverworks Gallery in Greenville SC to Feature Women Printmakers."

2013                        The Newstand, Clemson University, Kara Robertson, “Clemson’s Class of 2013 Grads.”

2012                        Glimpse Magazine, Neil Caudle, Cabinet of Curiosity.” 

2012                         Quarry BooksSandra Salamony, "1000 Artists’ Books: The Book as Art."



Private & International Collections

University of Arkansas For Medical Sciences (UAMS), Little Rock, AR

Anderson Arts Center Permanent Collection

Converse College Department of Art Permanent Collection

Brooklyn Art Library Permanent Collection, Sketchbook Project



2013-Present         Adjunct Instructor of Design & Drawing, Greenville Technical College, Greenville, SC.

2013-Present         Adjunct Instructor of Drawing, Clemson University, Clemson, SC.

2012-2013               Teacher of Record, Clemson University, Clemson University, Clemson, SC.

2011-2012               Graduate Teaching Assistant, Clemson University, Clemson, SC.

2009-2011               Freelance Graphic Designer, Travelers Rest, SC.

2009-2010               Graphic Designer, Intrepid Design Studios, Greenville, SC.



2013                        Master of Fine Arts in Visual Arts, Clemson University, Clemson, SC.

2011                        Bachelor of Fine Arts, Drawing & Printmaking, Converse College, Spartanburg, SC.

2011                        Bachelor of Arts, Art History, Converse College, Spartanburg, SC.

2009                        Transfer in the Arts, Greenville Technical College, Greenville, SC.