EDUCATION

CRANBROOK ACADEMY OF ART . Detroit MI . 2016  //  MFA . Sculpture

PARSONS SCHOOL OF DESIGN . New York NY . 2009  //  BFA . Fine Arts . Honors and Department Honors

CHELSEA COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN . London England . January - March 2008  //  Exchange Program

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017      Your Pain Means Nothing . THE MUTED HORN . Cleveland OH 

2014      Eat With Both Mouths . GALERI METROPOL . Tallinn Estonia

               Harlem/Haarlem . CHASHAMA WINDOWSPACE PROGRAM . New York NY

2012      Homeland(s) . RED GER GALLERY . Ulaanbaatar Mongolia

2010      Thank You Have a Nice Day! . CHASHAMA 266 . New York NY

2009      Pujas . ENVOY ENTERPRISES . New York NY

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017 Moll Madnoss . ELIJAH WHEAT SHOWROOM . Brooklyn NY

             Re:Re:Re:Re:Re: . RE:ARTSHOW . Brooklyn NY

             Collider 8 . EMILY DAVIS GALLERY, UNIVERSITY OF AKRON . Akron OH 

2016     Water Tower Arts Festival . NUANCE GALLERY . Sofia Bulgaria  

             Tower of Babel . SCHEMA PROJECTS . Brooklyn NY

                                         GIVATAYIM CITY GALLERY . Tel AvivIsrael

                                         CENTRO PER L’ARTE CONTEMPORANEA . Trebisonda Italy

               The Real Real Spectacle . ‘CAVE . Detroit MI 

2015      Flux, Sculpture X Symposium . FORUM GALLERY . Bloomfield Hills MI 

               Innbakaður Fiskur . SIM GALLERY . Reykjavik Iceland

               / \ . FORUM GALLERY . Bloomfield Hills MI

2014      The Battery Project . PATAREI PRISON . Tallinn Estonia

               Temporary-Protected Spaces . WATER TOWER ART FESTIVAL . Sofia Bulgaria

2013      Beasts and Bodies . SCHEMA PROJECTS . Brooklyn NY

               Parsons Alumni Exhibition . SHEILA JOHNSON GALLERY . New York NY

               The Collective Show . NETER . Mexico City Mexico

               Temporary-Protected Spaces .WATER TOWER ART FESTIVAL . Sofia Bulgaria

               Drafted . SCHEMA PROJECTS . Brooklyn NY

2011      Art on the Farm . COLLABORATIVE CONCEPTS ON SAUNDERS FARM . Garrison NY

               Post . AFFORDABLE ART FAIR- Booth A11 . New York NY

2010      A Liminal State . ART IN BUSHWICK'S BETA SPACES- 56 Bogart . Brooklyn NY

               Bittersweet: The Chocolate Show . PAUL ROBESON GALLERY Rutgers Univ. . Newark NJ

               Magicality . PLATFORM GALLERY . Seattle WA

               Figment Art Festival . Governors Island NY

               Works on Paper . BIG&SMALL / CASUAL GALLERY . Long Island City NY

               Heed the Machine . ILLUSTRIOUS, ST. CECELIA CONVENT . Brooklyn NY

               Youth Cult . DADAPOST . Berlin Germany

               Artists For: Haiti . ENVOY ENTERPRISES . New York, NY

2009      Beautus Abjectus . SPACE WOMB . Long Island City NY

               Hannah Herr and Sam Vernon New Works . SMITHY PIONEER GALLERY . Cooperstown NY

               Gruntwork . 31 EBERTYSTRASSE . Berlin Germany

               Windows Brooklyn . RAPISARDA . Brooklyn NY

               I Love Everything . ENVOY ENTERPRISES . New York NY

2008      Homeland . Death By Audio . Brooklyn NY

               If I Were President . 435 EAST BROADWAY ART SPACE . Brooklyn NY

               2nd Year Show . CHELSEA COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN . London England

 

AWARDS

2016     Oxbow Fellow . Oxbow School of Art

2015     Larson Travel Grant . Iceland

             Cranbrook Merit Scholarship . Sculpture Department

             Distinguished Fellow . Hambidge Center for Creative Arts and Sciences 

2012     Fulbright Research Scholar . Mongolia

 

RESIDENCIES

2017   Museum of Arts and Design - Artist in Resid

2016     Oxbow School of Art . Saugatuk MI

2015     SIM Reykjavik . Reykjavik Iceland 

             Hambidge Center for Creative Arts and Sciences . Rabun Gap GA

 

ARTIST TALKS/ LECTURES

2017      Pecha Kucha . PARSONS SCHOOL OF DESIGN . New York NY

2014      Kompass . TOTALDOBZE . Riga Latvia

2013      The Shape of Kazakh . Kazakh Cultural Conference . Bayan-Ulgii Mongolia

               In Search of Decorated Yaks . Warwick Middle School . Lititz PA

2012      Homeland(s) . American Center for Mongolian Studies . Ulaanbaatar Mongolia

2010      Bittersweet . Paul Robeson Gallery, Rutgers University . Newark NJ

 

SPECIAL PROJECTS

2011 - ONGOING

               Co-Founder / Artistic Director . DAUGHTERS RISING . Mae Wang Thailand

               Anti-human trafficking women's empowerment initiative. Work to prevent trafficking though

               educational, vocational, and advocacy initiatives within indigenous communities in rural Northern Thailand

 

2009      Volunteer Designer . GHAR SITA MUTU . Kathmandu Nepal

               Collaborated with women's non-profit empowerment/ vocational training program

               to create line of hand-made felt products

 

2008      Student . DREAM WEAVERS . San Juan La Laguna Guatemala

               Studied traditional indigenous embroidery techniques with women’s weaving cooperative

 

2006      Volunteer Art Teacher . ANGELES QUE AGUARDAN . Cusco Peru

               Developed and implemented after school art program for low-income at-risk Andean youth