Resume

EDUCATION

Present
School of Visual Arts, M.F.A. candidate for May 2017

2009
Parsons the New School for Design, B.F.A. with Honors in Fine Arts

EXHIBITIONS / RESIDENCIES

2016
Vanitas: Corporeality and Contemporary Bodies, Sotheby’s Institute of Art;
New York, NY (upcoming, December)
Swimmers, Coffey Street Warehouse; Redhook, NY
Opening, Space Heater Gallery; Brooklyn, NY
On Air, AC Institute; New York, NY
Mami, Knockdown Center; Queens, NY
FLUX Art Fair, Marcus Garvey Park; New York, NY
Lowgrade Euphoria, Pfizer Pharmaceuticals Factory; Brooklyn, NY


2015
FLUX Art Fair, Corn Exchange Building; New York, NY

2014
Seniors Partnering with Artist Citywide Residency (SPARC), Queens Council
on the Arts; Queens, NY

2013
ArteRotica, Free Candy, Brooklyn, NY
C. U. Next Tuesday, Michael Mut Gallery, New York, NY

2012
Amplified Action: Art For Change, Skylight Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
NEWSFEED: Anonymity & Social Media in African Revolutions and Beyond,
MoCADA, Brooklyn, NY
NEWSFEED: Artist Panel, MoCADA, Brooklyn, NY
Afro Punk Festival, Commodore Barry Park, Brooklyn, NY
Sandy Fundraiser, Studio 202, Brooklyn, NY

2011
Children’s Joy Fund Auction, Chelsea Room, New York, NY
Shecky’s, La Venue and Terminal, New York, NY
Postcards From the Edge, CRG Gallery, New York, NY

2010
B.Y.O.A., X-Initiative, New York, NY
Artists For: Haiti, Envoy Gallery, New York, NY
The Scavenger Project, Arthouse Coop, Brooklyn, NY

2009
(Pre)-view, Parsons the New School for Design, New York, NY
Custom Toy Contest Vol. 2, APW Gallery, Long Island City, NY
2009 BFA Exhibition, Parsons the New School for Design, New York, NY
Let Me Tell You My Onion, Strange Cut Studios, New York, NY

2008
If I Were President, Brooklyn, NY.
Happy Endings, Parsons the New School for Design, New York, NY.
Para-sites, Parsons the New School for Design, New York, NY.
Odd Couplings, Parsons the New School for Design, New York, NY.
Paintings for You, Parsons the New School for Design, New York, NY.

SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY

2016
Harakawa, Maya. “MAMI”, Artforum, November 2016, p. 283-284.
Steinkopf-Frank. Hannah. “New Collective Show Explores African Deity Mami Wata”, Paper Magazine, August 12, 2016

2015
Maceachron, Scout. “A Neighborhood in Flux: Contemporary Art Fair Opens in Harlem”, NBC News, May 14, 2015

2014
Honan, Katie. “Seniors Display Artwork in Community Center Show”, DNAinfo, June 23, 2014

2013

“You Say You Want A Revolution”, New York Arts Magazine, Jan 1, 2013


2012
Rosenberg, Eli. “The Revolution Will be Tweeted” The Brooklyn Paper, Oct 15, 2012
MoCADA, %“NEWSFEED: Anonymity & Social Media in African Revolutions
and Beyond”% p. 2, 16-17 and 23
“Amplified Action: Art for Change” catalogue

2008
Schmerler, Sarah. “The As-yet Undone,” Parsons the New School of Design,
Parasites catalogue, p. 5.

WORK EXPERIENCE / INTERNSHIPS

2014-present
The Studio Museum in Harlem; New York, NY
Museum educator

2012-15
Gap, Inc; New York, NY
Design assistant

2011-13
The City College of New York; New York NY
G.E.D. and Job Readiness instructor, BTOP program
Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator instructor, Continuing and Professional Studies

2011
Stephanie Bernheim Studio; New York, NY
studio assistant

2009
Heide Fasnacht Studio; New York, NY
studio assistant

2008-11
Kent Gallery Inc.; New York, NY.
Graphic designer

2007
Noguchi Museum; Brooklyn, NY.
Archives intern

AWARDS

2007-08
Dean’s List, Parsons the New School for Design

2004-09
BFA Dean’s Scholarship; University Scholars Award

2004
Dean’s List; Federal Pell Grant