C/V

EDUCATION

Columbia College Chicago (CCC), Chicago, IL

Photography BFA and Arts Management Minor

2009-2013


 CURATORIAL EXHIBITIONS

2016

  • This is Why We Can't Have Nice Things. Artist Curator. The Observatory Gallery. October 22-December 2, 2016. Chicago, IL.
  • Queerbook Galleria. Assistant Curator. The Observatory Gallery. June 23-July 24, 2016. Chicago, IL.
  • Face-to-Face. Curator. The Observatory Gallery. May 20-June 18, 2016. Chicago, IL.
  • DIY Show 5 Bux. Curator. The Observatory Gallery. April 9-April 30, 2016. Chicago, IL.
  • Mode. Assistant Curator. The Observatory Gallery. February 6-March 4, 2016. Chicago, IL.

2015

  • Constructed. Curator. The Observatory Gallery. October 17-November 16, 2015. Chicago, IL.
  • Canvas?. Curator. The Observatory Gallery. September 12-October 12, 2015. Chicago, IL.
  • Photography Meet Painting. Curator. The Observatory Gallery. July 25-August 25, 2015. Chicago, IL. 

2014

  • PCN: CO/ACTIVATE. Co-Curator. Elegant Mr. Gallery. August 2014. Chicago, IL
  • Discarded: the Afterlife of Everyday Electronics. Curator. The Arcade Gallery. January 13-March 7, 2014. Chicago, IL
  • Interlacing Threads: Traditional Techniques | Contemporary Perspectives. Assistant Curator. The Hokin Gallery. January 27-March 7, 2014. Chicago, IL

 SELECT EXHIBITIONS

2014

  • Crossing the Line. Degenerate Art Gallery. October-November 2014. Chicago, IL
  • Best of the BFAs (2014). LATITUDE. August-September, 2014. Chicago, IL
  • PCN: CO/ACTIVATE. Elegant Mr. Gallery. August 2014. Chicago, IL
  • One-Year Anniversary Show. Degenerate Art Gallery. June 2014. Chicago, IL
  • Photography BA/BFA Exhibition at Manifest 2014. Columbia College Chicago. Chicago, IL
  • Group Show. Metrobank, a branch of North Community Bank. Art+Activism. May-November 2014. Chicago, IL
  • Outsider. Degenerate Art Gallery. March 2014. Chicago, IL

2013

  • Black, White, and Gray. Degenerate Art Gallery. December 2013. Chicago, IL
  • Second Exhibition. Degenerate Art Gallery. August 2013. Chicago, IL
  • Studio 110, Chicago, IL
  • Degenerate Art Gallery Grand Opening. Degenerate Art Gallery. June-July 2013. Chicago, IL
  • Spring 2013 Flash Show. Gallery Pixelated (www.gallerypixelated.com). Chicago, IL
  • Display. Columbia College Chicago. Chicago, IL

2012

  • Fall 2012 Flash Show. Gallery Pixelated (www.gallerypixelated.com). Chicago, IL
  • Exposure. Chicago, IL
  • Photo Community Night Fall Show 2012. Columbia College Chicago. Chicago, IL
  • 2012 Union League Civic & Arts Foundation's Visual Arts Competition. Union League Civic & Arts Foundation, Chicago, IL
  • ExTech II Display. Columbia College Chicago. Chicago, IL 

 PUBLIC ART

Current

  • WAC Banner. Wabash Arts Corridor. Columbia College Chicago. September 2014-Present

2015

  • ELEVATE. Columbia College Chicago. Fall 2014-Spring 2015

2014

  • ELEVATE. Columbia College Chicago. April-August 2014

 AWARDS/GRANTS/RESIDENCIES

2014

  • Launch Invitational Residency. Chicago Artists Coalition. June, 2014. Chicago, IL
  • WAC Banner Competition Recipient. Columbia College Chicago. 2014. Chicago, IL
  • Greg Cameron Internship Stipend. Winter/Spring 2014. Museum of Contemporary Art. Chicago, IL

2013

  • Art + Activism Microfunding Grant. December 2013. Columbia College Chicago. Chicago, IL

2012

  • 3rd Place in Photography. 2012 Union League Civic & Arts Foundation's Visual Arts Competition.  Union League Civic & Arts Foundation, Chicago, IL

 VISITING ARTIST/PANELIST/PRESENTATIONS

2016

  • The Ghost Planet #3: Proof. Panelist for women in DIY Chicago. November 19, 2016. Township. Chicago, IL.

2014

  • An Artistic Discovery. Juror. April 2014. Skokie Public Library. Skokie, IL
  • The Intersectionality Critique Exchange: Sustainability. Guest Presenter. February 2014. School of the Art Institute. Chicago, IL
  • Curate, Design, Install with DEPS. Panelist. January 30, 2014. The Arcade Gallery. Chicago, IL
2013
  • Conversations on Curating: Proposals, Pedagogy, and Practice. Guest presenter. November 22, 2013. Chicago Cultural Center. Chicago, IL
  • Visiting artist. Debra Levie's Darkroom Dynamics. November 2013. Columbia College Chicago. Chicago, IL

 PUBLICATIONS/PRESS/OTHER

 2014

  • F-Stop Magazine Issue # 67 October-November, 2014: Happy Accidents. Featured Artist.
  • Photography BA/BFA Exhibition Catalogue. Columbia College Chicago. Chicago, IL
  • 21 Art Galleries to See in Chicago, Chicago Magazine, By Jason Foumberg, February 25, 2014
  • The 18 Best Shows in Chicago Art Galleries, Chicago Magazine, By Jason Foumberg, January 29, 2014
  • CAA Evening at Columbia College Chicago. Events catalogue

2013

  • The 20 Best Shows at Art Galleries in January, Chicago Magazine, By Jason Foumberg, December 27, 2013
  • Editor's Choice. QBN
  • A Tale of Two Romes. Three Photographs. Catalogue
  • Inspiring People Radio. February 2013

 COLLECTIONS

  • Department of Exhibition and Performance Spaces. Columbia College Chicago.
  • Art+Activism. Columbia College Chicago.