b. cambridge, ma. currently living and working in sf, ca.

member of the secret society of ghost scouts

 

education

California College of the Arts - MFA Studio Practice 2019

California College of the Arts - MA Visual and Critical Studies expected 2020 

George Washington University - BA in Fine Art and Sociology 2014

 

exhibitions

2019

CCA MFA Thesis Exhibition, Minnesota Street Project, San Francisco, CA

Laughter and Tears, Embark Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2018

Contemporary Accreditation, American Industrial Center, San Francisco, CA

[with Holly McHue, Kira Dominguez-Hultgren, Laura Figa, Troy Chew, Dani Lopez, Michelle Bonilla Garcia, Preston Fox]

Capitalist Exorcism, Hubbell Street Project Space, San Francisco, CA

[with Miriam Dym and River Black]

2017

Gray Matter, PS8 Gallery, San Francisco, CA

[with John Baldessari, Emily Budd, Laura Figa, Rita McBride, Nancy Sayavong, Hyeyoon Song, Christopher Squier, Sean Talley, Amy Tavern]

2016

Postcards to Maude, Chandler Gallery, Cambridge, MA

2014

2014 Annual Awards Show, Gallery 102, GWU | Corcoran School of Arts and Design

Stupid Dope Moves, Gallery 102, GWU | Corcoran School of Arts and Design [curated by Jahdai Kilkenny]

 

publications

Aperture On Sight - 20-lesson curriculum designed to teach visual literacy through photography and photobook creation.

Muse: Mickalene Thomas Photographs and tete-a-tete - Educational Resource to Accompany Aperture Foundation's Traveling exhibition.

The Open Road: Photography and The American Roadtrip - Educational Resource to Accompany Aperture Foundation's Traveling exhibition.

Alex Webb and Rebecca Norris Webb on Street Photography and the Poetic Image - Educational Resource to Accompany Aperture Foundation's publication.

Question Bridge: Black Males in America - Educational Resource to Accompany Aperture Foundation's publication.

Larry Fink on Composition and Improvisation - Educational Resource to Accompany Aperture Foundation's publication.

The Business of Photography: A Conversation with Mary Virginia Swanson - Interview with Mary Virginia Swanson published on Aperture's blog.

Impracticum - ongoing project

 

awards

Frederick & Laetitia Meyer Endowed Scholarship - California College of the Arts, 2018-Present

CCA Merit Scholarship - California College of the Arts, 2017-Present

Presidential Scholar of the Arts - George Washington University, 2010-2014

 

experience

For Freedoms - For Freedoms Student Fellow, 2018-2019

Animal Charity Evaluators - Graphic Designer, 2016-Present

Hillary for America/Maine Democratic Party - Volunteer Field Organizer, 2016

Aperture Foundation - Education Work Scholar, 2015-2016

Mark Ostow Photography - Studio Manager, 2014-2015

The Phillips Collection - Education Intern, 2014

VehicleSF - Project Management Intern, 2012

 

teaching

Aperture On Sight - Teaching Artist, 2015-2016

NECHV - Photography Teacher, 2014-2015

Teen Photo Workshops - Teacher and Lead Coordinator, 2013-2014

 

ta/artist assistant

Aspen Mays - teaching assistant for Investigations 2: Sequencing and Context CCA undergraduate photography class.

Brad Troemel - assisted in preparation for Troemel’s Freecaching show at Tomorrow Gallery.

Tim Davis - weekend workshop at Aperture Foundation intended to help artists conceptualize and write about their work.

Mary Virginia Swanson - business of photography workshop series at Aperture covering topics from publishing to securing funding.

Mark Seliger - weekend portraiture workshop held in his studio, organized by Aperture.

John Gossage - weekend workshop at Aperture focusing on developing photographic projects in book form.

Bruno Ceschel - weekend workshop at Aperture focusing on self-publishing.

Bill Armstrong - weekend workshop at Aperture which covered the aesthetic principals of color as they relate to photography

Rick Sands - week-long workshop at Aperture focusing on learning how to see, understand, and realize lighting scenarios.