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 & MA Visual and Critical Studies (expected 2020)

George Washington University - BA in Fine Art and Sociology 2014

 

 

exhibitions

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]

 

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

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-Present

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.