Search (Ponder & Pray)
2020, Watercolor, spray paint, acrylic, and collage on paper., 14 x 11 in.
Hayley was born and raised in Salt Lake City, UT and earned her BFA from BYU Provo in 2008. Hayley created custom murals across the Salt Lake Valley 2007-2009 and contributed to Extreme Makeover: Home Edition in 2011 and Nickelodeon's 2012 Comic Con display in San Diego. Hayley taught preschool and art with Dancing Moose Montessori in Salt Lake City 2010-2012. She then pursued a career in Recruiting with the University of Chicago's Booth School of Business in Chicago, IL, Bain & Co. in Sydney, AU, and GLG in Austin, TX. Hayley decided to pursue art full-time in 2018 and has since been producing and showing work consistently. Hayley's recent group exhibitions include Austin City Hall's 2020 People's Gallery, GIFC Velvet Ropes at 0-0 LA Gallery in Los Angeles (2019), Night Garden with Young Space online (2019), and The St. Edward's University's Flatfile Invitational (2019). Hayley has held solo shows at 303 Gallery in Provo, UT (2008), Strawdog Theater Company in Chicago, IL (2013), and Horlock Gallery in Navasota, TX (2020) where she recently completed a six-month residency with the Navasota Artists in Residence Program.