Receives a BFA in Painting from the Rhode Island School of Design in Providence, Rhode Island, USA.
Gets the MOCA Northwest Annual Award.
Does a Master of Fine Arts at the University of Washington in Seattle, USA.
Creates an installation and exhibits works on paper at Susan Inglett Gallery in New York.
Is awarded a fellowship of the Art Matters Foundation, New York.
Exhibits Marvels of the Universe at the Susquehanna Art Museum in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA.
Is awarded the Pollock-Krasner Foundation Fellowship.
The Museum of Modern Art and P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center get together for the first time to organize Greater New York, an exhibition including works by Shotz.
Shotz’s pieces are included in Pastoral Pop, at the Whitney Museum of American Art at Philip Morris in New York.
Works by the American artist are shown in Digital: Printmaking Now, an exhibition of the Brooklyn Museum of Art, and Being There, at Derek Eller Gallery in New York.