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Solo Exhibitions

2018 How Many Nipples Does a Horse Have?, St. Charles Projects, Baltimore, MD

2017 Tender Picking, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Exhibitions and Performances

2018 I Must Confess, LIV_ID Collective, Bangkok Underground Film Festival, Bangkok, Thailand

Portraits of People We Love, Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ. Curated by Sarah McCann

          Shadow Play, Governors Island Art Fair, NY, NY. Collaboration with Ben Quesnel

          PAPPV1, Artist Run Art Fair, Labbodies selection, Baltimore, MD. Curated by Ada Pinkston

          Chain Reaction, The Painting Center, NY, NY. Curated by Randi Reiss-McCormack

          Performance Salon, Penthouse, Baltimore, MD. Curated by Theresa Columbus

          Social Ingredients, Current Gallery, Baltimore, MD. Curated by Rebecca Lu

Too Damn Sincere, performance, Motorhouse Showroom, Baltimore, MD. Curated by Rebecca Lu

          Temporal and Corporeal: A Broad Scope of Performance Art, Ohio University Art Gallery, Athens, OH. Curated by Courtney Kessel

2017 Tender Picking, Coldstream Homestead Montebello Sculpture Park, Baltimore, MD. Curated by Labbodies

          Relate.Ruminate.Root., produced by Triptych: movement.image.sound., Church on the Square, Baltimore, MD

          Peacockery, St Charles Projects, Baltimore, MD. Curated by Dominic Terlizzi

2016 Trading Places, SVA Flatiron Gallery, Manhattan, NY. Curated by Jacquelyn Stryker

          Timeshare, Present Company, Brooklyn, NY. Curated by Jacquelyn Stryker

         (im)Permanent Landscapes, Terrault Contemporary, Baltimore, MD. Curated by Sarah Sharp

2015 Dank, Ynot Lot, Baltimore, MD

2014 Habit Making Habit Breaking, In It Together Fest at the Communiverse, Washington, DC

          Silent Groove (film): Effervescent Collective, directed by Lily Susskind, film screening at The Crown, Baltimore, MD

2013 Pull/Drift in the Slipstream: Effervescent Collective: performance documentation, City Arts Gallery, Baltimore, MD

         Pull/Drift in the Slipstream: Effervescent Collective, choreographed by Clarissa Gregory, Patapsco State Park, Baltimore, MD

         Baltimore From Many Perspectives, D:Center Baltimore, Baltimore, MD. Curated by Sarah McCann

2012 Down Through the Needle’s Eye, Rotating History Project at EMP Collective, Baltimore, MD. Curated by Heather Rounds and Teddy Johnson

          Women: An Exhibition, D:Center Baltimore, Baltimore, MD. Curated by Sarah McCann

2011 The Process of Peace, Towson Arts Collective, Baltimore, MD. Curated by Sarah McCann

2010 What is Your War?, Load of Fun Gallery, Baltimore, MD. Curated by Sarah McCann

2008 Those That Teach, The Ohio State University, Art Education Department, Columbus, OH 

Curatorial Experience

2018 Art Palm Beach, Co-curated with the Clementia Arts Foundation, Palm Beach, FL

Sour Milk, Co-curated with Ben Quesnel, Partnership with Catalyst Construction, Greenwich, CT

2016 Rising Up, Co-curated with Ada Pinkston, ConneXions: A Community-Based Arts School, City Arts Gallery, Baltimore, MD

Community Projects

2016 Freedom Sounds, collaborative performance and installation with Thereasa Columbus, Diedre Dawkins, Tracie Jiggits and Brandon Booth, ConneXions: A Community-Based Arts School, Smithsonian African American History and Culture Museum, Washington DC

          Growth Within, mural, Independence Local 1

          The Magical Drum, collaborative performance and installation with Ada Pinkson, Diedre Dawkins, Tracie Jiggits and Brandon Booth, ConneXions: A Community-Based Arts School, Motorhouse, Baltimore, MD

2015 Zombie, collaborative performance and installation with Ada Pinkston, Diedre Dawkins, Tracie Jiggits and Brandon Booth, ConneXions: A Community-Based Arts School, National Aquarium, Baltimore, MD

          In This House, mural, ConneXions: A Community-Based Arts School, Baltimore, MD

         Better Together, mural, Baltimore Teacher Network, Baltimore, MD

2014 Griots Tale, collaborative performance and installation with Ada Pinkston, Diedre Dawkins, Kutia Jawara and Bresean Jenkins, ConneXions: A Community-Based Arts School, Baltimore, MD

         Once On This Island, collaborative performance and installation with Anoinette Nero, Diedre Dawkins, Kutia Jawara and Bresean Jenkins, ConneXions: A Community-Based Arts School, Baltimore, MD

         Reflections, collaborative performance and installation with Ernest Shaw, Diedre Dawkins and Kutia Jawara, Bresean Jenkins, ConneXions: A Community-Based Arts School, Coppin State University, Baltimore, MD

2013 Baltimore-Delhi Art Exchange, collaboration with Moira Fratantuono and the Delhi-based NGO Kid Powered Media, bmore2delhi.wordpress.com, exhibition at Jubilee Arts, Baltimore MD

         Skittles and Sweet Tea, collaborative performance and installation with Ernest Shaw, Diedre Dawkins and Kutia Jawara, Bresean Jenkins, ConneXions: A Community-Based Arts School, Baltimore, MD

2012 From Whence You Came, mural, ConneXions: A Community-Based Arts School, Baltimore, MD

         Kente Cloth, mural, ConneXions: A Community-Based Arts School, Baltimore, MD

         Arts Every Day, mural, ConneXions: A Community-Based Arts School, Baltimore, MD

         Zooman, collaborative performance and installation with Ernest Shaw, Diedre Dawkins and Kutia Jawara, ConneXions: A Community-Based Arts School, Creative Alliance, Baltimore, MD

2011 Fly Away, mural, ConneXions: A Community-Based Arts School, Baltimore, MD

         In Our Hands, mural, ConneXions: A Community-Based Arts School, Baltimore, MD

         May Day Rally United Workers, parade puppet artist, Baltimore, MD 

         Puppet Show Written and performed with Lanvale Transitional Housing Group residents, Baltimore, MD

2010 The World We Live In, collaborative mural designed and painted by residents at the Lanvale Transitional Housing Group and artist Emily Wheat, Baltimore, MD

Education/Training

Masters of Fine Arts in Art Practice, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY, 2017

Post-Bachelors in Art Education, Towson University, May 2011, Maryland Teaching Certification

Bachelors of Art Education, The Ohio State University, June 2008, Major: Art Education, Minor: History of Art, Specialization in Latin American Studies

Professional Experience

2018 Loewentheil Collection, Historical Photographs of the American West, 19th Century Rare Book and Photograph Shop

PI Art Center, International Winter Camp, Drawing Instructor, Incheon, Korea.

2017-2018 Adjunct Faculty, Foundations Department, University of Maryland Baltimore County, MD

2011-2018 Visual Arts Educator 6-12 ConneXions: A Community Based Arts School, Baltimore, MD               

2012-2014 Photography Instructor Baltimore, MD

2010-2014 Clay Instructor Baltimore Clayworks, Jubilee Arts and Mt. Washington Studios, Baltimore, MD

2010 Guest Artist Wide Angle Youth Media, Baltimore, MD

2010 Guest Artist Stadium Place Youth Dreamers, Baltimore, MD

2008-2009 Arts Coordinator AmeriCorps VISTA, Students Sharing Coalition, Baltimore, MD

Presentations/Lectures

2016 “Rising Up: Youth Perspectives on the Uprising in the Visual Arts Classroom,” Stronger, Safer, Healthier Communities: An AmeriCorps VISTA Summit, Baltimore, MD

2014 "ChinaVine Pilot Presentation" National Art Education Association, San Diego, CA

2012 Classroom "Management in the Clay Classroom" Baltimore Clayworks, Baltimore, MD