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Education

Alfred University 2006-2010

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Cum Laude

Studied Video & Painting with a Writing Minor

Published Work
2016 Feministing.com [Black Women in Film: The Tropes of Dope, article]
2015 Feministing.com [White People With Dreads Phenomenon Needs To Stop, article]
2014 Bodega Monthly Anthology [La Luz, short memoir]
2013 Muchacha Zine [La Luz, short memoir]
2012 Telling Our Stories Press [Doodle On, short memoir] 

2012 
Magmart International Archive [Featured Video]
2011 Beacon Artist Book [Featured Artwork]

Residencies and Workshops
2017 Latinx Artist Retreat - Co-facilitated Revolution Within The Racial Imagination [Chicago, Illinois]
2016 Queens Museum, Set on Freedom Retreat [Queens, New York]
2015 Speak Your Mind Spoken Word Fest, Reading of Doodle On [Kingston New York]
2014 Bodega Monthly, Reading of Doodle On [Brooklyn New York]
2014 Vermont Studio Center, Writer's Residency [Johnson Vermont]
2013 Bodega Monthly, Reading of La Luz [Brooklyn New York]
2010 Literary Festival, Reading of Doodle On [Alfred New York]
2010 Fiction Workshop with Author Megan Staffel [Alfred New York]
2009 Women in Film Panel, Attendee [Woodstock New York]
2009 Powershift Conference, Attendee [Washington, DC]

Screenings
2017 Old News / New Rules at A.I.R. Gallery [Brooklyn New York]
2015 RAW DANCE SHARE at Brooklyn Fireproof [Brooklyn New York]
2014 Bushwick Daily Film Festival at Bizarre [Brooklyn New York]
2012 Catskill Film + Video Festival [Catskill New York]
2011 Was Here [Tas Kafé; Beacon New York]
2011 Electric Projected [Open Space Gallery; Beacon New York]

2011 Squeaky Wheel: Art Grease Episode 598 [Buffalo New York]
2010 
Alfred University Television: Video Dust Episode 6 [Alfred New York]

2010 Was Here [Hudson Beach Glass; Philadelphia Pennsylvania]

Exhibitions
2017 Set on Freedom Group Exhibition [Queens New York]
2015 Jizaino's Future and Behind Group Exhibition [Venice Italy]
2014 Halloween Exhibition at Greenpoint Gallery [Brooklyn New York]
2012 6x6 at Rochester Contemporary Art Center [Rochester New York]
2010 O + Festival [Participating Artist; Kingston New York]

2010 B.F.A. Senior Thesis [Smart Wall Space; Alfred New York]

2010 Senior Video Showcase [Media Lab, Central Academy of Fine Arts; Beijing China]
2010 Senior Video Showcase [Lu Xun Academy of Fine Arts Museum; Shenyang China]

2010 We Do What We Want Part Two: Hot Video [Turner Gallery; Alfred New York]
2009 We Do What We Want [Harder Hall Lobby; Alfred New York]

2009 Pillow Talk [Turner Gallery Lobby; Alfred New York]
2009 Ruling [Turner Gallery; Alfred New York]
2008 Change Me [Women's Leadership Center; Alfred New York]

Curatorial
2017 Have Your Own | screening [New York, New York]
2014 Self Love is Not Ego | screening [Brooklyn Fireproof; Brooklyn New York]
2013 Guilty Pleasure | screening [CPR; Brooklyn New York]
2011 
Data Happy | video loop [Tas Kafé; Beacon New York]


Performances
2015 Sondra Perry's Twilight Zone Thing, Actor [Recess, New York New York]
2013 Elizabeth Tolson's Vessel, Performer [The New School, New York New York]
2013 The Last Keepers, Background Actor [BCDF Pictures, Saugerties New York]
2010 TJ Samuels' Reverberation, Dancer [Miller Performing Arts Center, Alfred New York]

2009 Sondra Perry's Shook Ones Part I [Video Performance, Alfred New York]
2008 Composition & Improvisation, Dancer [Miller Performing Arts Center, Alfred New York]


Honors and Awards

2008-2010
 Dean’s List, Alfred University
2006-2010 Presidential Scholarship, Alfred University 

2007 Best Student Art Show, The Alfie’s Award Show
2006 John Nevel Fine Arts Scholarship, Valley Central

Teaching Experience
2016-present Bronx Museum [Education Programs Assistant]
2016 Queen Museum's IMI | arts activist organization [ESL Teaching Artist]
2015-2016 GENY | international business school [ESL Teacher]
2011-2014 NYPIRG | environmental organization [Community Organizer]
2008-2009 Alfred University | first year program [Peer Mentor]

Design and Production Experience
2011-2012 
A Past, A Future and Destiny | film [Associate Producer + Property Master]
2011
 Collision Productions' ENDURE: RunWomanShow | play [Production Assistant]
2011
 BCDF Pictures' Rhymes with Banana | film [Art Production Assistant]
2011 Open Space Gallery | Thundercut Studio [Photography Assistant]
2010 Peak Road Productions' Mother's House | film [Property Master]
2010-2011
Updraft Studios [Studio Manager + Designer]