Education

2019 – 21        The Slade School of Fine Art, University College of London, MFA Candidate in Painting, London, UK

2016 – 17        School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL (Advanced Painting Studio program)

2015 – 17        School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL (painting and drawing courses)

2016                Ox-Bow, Saugatuck, MI (screen-printing course)

2014                BA magna cum laude, Philosophy, Columbia College, Columbia University, New York, NY


2010 – 11        School of Engineering and Applied Science, Columbia University, New York, NY


 

Exhibitions

2019                Do What You Love, Bring What You’ve Got, Come As You Are, Oggi Gallery, Chicago, IL

2019                Sympathetic Magic, Big Pictures Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

2018                The Art of Human Interaction with the Environment, Art Center Highland Park, Chicago, IL

2018                Homebodies, Jeffrey Breslow Gallery, Chicago, IL

2017                Why Blue? Wolf Kahn Gallery, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

2017                (Solo Exhibition) Just Now: A Show of Current Work, The Annex, Chicago IL

2017                Show Up, Stand Up, The Annex, Chicago, IL

2016                One in Herself, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL


2014                Bloom, Intercultural Resource Center, Columbia University, New York, NY

 

Awards, Scholarships, and Residencies  

2019                Featured Artist, Art Maze Mag, Summer Edition 13 (editorial selection), online and in print, London, UK

2019                Featured Artist, The Hopper Prize, Open call for artist grant submissions

2019                Featured Artist, Art Maze Mag, Winter Edition 11 (curated by Anna Gram Sorensen and Kerry Harm Nielsen of Galleri Kant),

online and in print, London, UK

2018                Featured Artist, Field Projects, Summer Open Call (curated by Lissa Rivera, curator at Museum of Sex), New York, NY

2018                Merit scholarship winner, Grand Central Atelier, Summer Drawing Boot Camp, New York, NY

2017                Merit scholarship recipient, Vermont Studio Center, Residency, Johnson, VT

2015-17          Merit Scholarship recipient, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

 

Collaborative Projects

2017                Co-curated with fellow resident Amanda Hunter, Why Blue?, Wolf Kahn Gallery, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

2016             Illustrated poetry zine cover, Free Silence, in collaboration with Angel Dawson, Chicago, IL

2015                Designed album cover, Jagged Edge, in collaboration with music group, Jazze Belle, New York, NY

 

Studio Apprenticeships

2018 –             Anne Harris, Chicago, IL

2015                Diane Christiansen, Chicago, IL

2013                Megan Williamson, Chicago, IL

 

Teaching experience

2017 –             Drawing tutor, Chicago, IL

2018 – 19       Painting instructor, Pinot’s Palette, Chicago, IL

2017 – 18         ACT/SAT tutor and teacher, Academic Approach, Chicago, IL

2012                Debate teacher to public high school students, Youth For Debate, Columbia University, New

York, NY

2011 – 13    Facilitator of bi-weekly discussions on female sexuality, Columbia University FemSex, New York, NY

2011                Teacher’s assistant to high school students of 3D modeling program, MAYA, Columbia Engineering Design via Community

Service High School Program, New York, NY

2011                Camp organizer, counselor, and teacher, Computer Science and Engineering Camps for Middle School Students, Columbia

University, New York, NY

2010 – 12    Drama teacher to 3rd-5th grade public school students, Artists Reaching Out, Columbia University, New York, NY

 

Grassroots and Community Work

2015 – 17    Fundraising member, mail processing facilitator, and educational zine illustrator, Black & Pink Chicago (organization

supporting LGBTQ incarcerated folks), Chicago, IL

2014                Stage manager, first all women of color performance of The Vagina Monologues, Columbia University, New York, NY

 

Research Assistance

 

2012 – 13    Noah Rosenblum, Ph.D., Intellectual History, Columbia University, New York, NY   

2012                Dr. Michael Kimmel, Feminist sociologist and author, New York, NY