EDUCATION

MFA Painting 2010 University of Pennsylvania; Philadelphia, PA 

Post Graduate Diploma Fine Arts 2003 Goldsmiths College, University of London; New Cross, London

BFA Painting 2002 Maryland Institute College of Art; Baltimore, MD

 

EXHIBITIONS

The System and Process For, Archive Space Project, Crane Arts Center, Philadelphia, PA, May 2016 – June 2016; Dual-exhibition with Sofie Hodara.

Common Press at 10: Printing, Writing, Teaching, and Interdisciplinary Collaboration, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts Pavilion at the Van Pelt Library, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA,
April 2016 – September 2016

Operations Signal Ghost & Saturnalia, Ice Box Gallery, Crane Arts Center, Philadelphia, PA, August 2015; in collaboration with the Kali Yuga Zoo Brigade

Winvasion 2014 Pageant Soloveev Gallery; Philadelphia, PA

Serpent's Hallowed Tail Feathers 2012/2013 Pageant Soloveev Gallery; Philadelphia, PA

Installed 2012 Delaware County Community College; Media, PA

Heart and Soul 2012 University City and 30th Street Station; Philadelphia, PA

Simulacra and Simulation  2011/12 Bunker Hull; Philadelphia, PA

VOX VII 2011 Vox Populi Gallery; Philadelphia, PA  curated by Melissa Ho and Hennessy Youngman

Hive/Cave 2011 Pageant Soloveev Gallery; Philadelphia, PA                                

T.E.D.O.S.O.N. 2010 PageantSoloveev Gallery; Philadelphia, PA      

Notes on Induction  2010 Solomon Contemporary; New York, NY

University of Pennsylvania 2010 MFA Thesis Exhibition 2010 Crane Arts Center, Philadelphia, PA exhibition design by Matthew Ritchie and Jenelle Porter                                        

 Zeigen Audio Tour Berlin by Karin Sander 2009/2010 Temporäre Kunsthalle, Berlin, Germany  

Albatross 2010 Myerson Gallery University of Pennsylvania; Philadelphia, PA 

Or Is It... 2010 Myerson Gallery University of Pennsylvania; Philadelphia, PA

Through The Wall 2009 New Rochelle School; Shoreditch, London, UK                    

145 Annual Small Oil Painting Exhibition 2008 Philadelphia Sketch Club; Philadelphia, PA 

Helter Swelter 2007 Sara Nightingale Gallery; Watermill, NY

Revealing the Infinite Science of God 2005 Shinola Gallery; Baltimore, MD 

Use Your Illusion March 2003 Intermedia Gallery; King Street, Glasgow, Scotland

CHOCKERFUCKINGBLOCKED 2003 Jeffery Charles Gallery; London (Whitechapel), UK     

Nil Admari 2002 The Cork Factory: Baltimore, MD

 

EDUCATOR EXPERIENCE

Instructor, Collaborative Sculpture & the Politics of Collective Practices in the Arts, MIT-Singapore University of Technology and Design Collaboration Office, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, IAP January 2017

Adjunct Professor, Design and Composition, Emmanuel College, Boston, MA, September- December 2016

Instructor, Collaborative Workshop, Lecturer, and Resident Artist, The International Institute of Contemporary Art and Theory, Mangalia, Romania, August, 2016

Instructor, Drawing 1; Rendering the Architecture of MIT, Student Arts Association, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, June- July 2016

Teaching Assistant, Color Theory, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2010 / Professor Diane Lachman

Teaching Assistant, Performance Art Graduate Seminar, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2009 / Professor Sherman Fleming

Teaching Assistant, Drawing 1, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2008 / Professor Josh Weiss.

Visiting Critic, Senior Painting Studio, final critiques, M.I.C.A., Baltimore, MD, 2007

Classroom Assistant, Hernwood Elementary School, Randallstown, MD, 2004
Designed and implemented art lessons in a special needs classroom for elementary school children with autism.

Teaching Assistant, Abstract and Representation Painting Studio, M.I.C.A., Baltimore, MD, 2003 / Professor Churchill Davenport

 

PUBLICATIONS & COLLECTIONS

Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts Pavilion at the Van Pelt Library, University of Pennsylvania, acquired 2016

Common Press Archive, Printmaking Department at PennDesign, Morgan Building, University of Pennsylvania, acquired 2016

New American Paintings, No. 87 MFA Annual, 2010; Juried by Rafaela Platow

∫ , Common Press, University of Pennsylvania, 2010; artists’ statements represented in visual formulas

6 Words, Common Press, University of Pennsylvania, 2009

Mobtown Writers' Collective; One Year Anniversary, NewLights Press, 2004; Poems from Mobtown Writers' Collective members

Mobtown Writers' Collective; & 022404, NewLights Press, 2004, Poems selected from nine Mobtown Writers' Collective members

 7:8:1 7 one word poems of 8 letters or less, New Lights Press, Tin Woodsman Editions, 2003; with Amselm Berrigan, Jeremy Sigler, John Yau

I Could Have Done Better: Writings of Nathan Thomas Wilson, From the Factory Press, 2002; edited by Nathan Danilowicz

 

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

The International Institute of Contemporary Art and Theory, Mangalia, Romania, August, 2016 / Resident artist and lecturer on collaborative practices and theory.

Alice C. Cole 2015 Fellowship, nominee, Wellesley College, 2015

Lawrence Shprintz Award, University of Pennsylvania, 2010

Joan Mitchell MFA Award, nominee, 2010

Diversity Scholar, University of Pennsylvania, 2008 - 2010

University of Pennsylvania - Royal College Exchange, recipient, 2009 / Directed by Nigel Rolfe; nominated by Terry Adkins.

Merit Scholar, M.I.C.A., 2000-2001

Seymour Mendelbaum Merit Scholar, M.I.C.A., 1999 - 2000

Financial Need Scholar, M.I.C.A., 1998 - 2002

Academic Honors Scholar, M.I.C.A., 1998 - 2002

Trustee Award Scholar, M.I.C.A., 1998 - 2002

Pre-College Scholar, M.I.C.A., 1998 - 2002

 

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