Education

1998

Master of Art Education, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio

1996

Master of Fine Arts, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio

1992

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Alfred University, Alfred, New York

 

Awards, Grants, and Funded Residencies

2017

Residency, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA

Grant, Ohio Arts Council

Residency, Rio Grande University, Rio Grande, OH           

2015

Grant, The Puffin Foundation

Residency, University of Southern Maine, Portland, ME

Residency, Institute for Electronic Arts, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

2014

Residency, Obermann Center for Advanced Studies, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

Semifinalist, Creative Capital Grant, On Our Radar

2013

Distinguished Visual Arts Alumni Award, Ohio University, Athens, OH

Residency, Rio Grande University, Rio Grande, OH

2012

Residency, The Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, CT

2011

Residency, The Newark Museum, Newark, NJ

2004

Residency, Lower Eastside Printshop, Manhattan, NY

2001

Emerging Artist Award Nominee, City Gallery Chastain, Atlanta, GA

Critic’s Choice, Best Conceptual Exhibition, Creative Loafing, Beneath the Skin, Atlanta, GA

1999

Spirit Award (Excellence in Teaching), Art Institute of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA

 

Collections

National September 11th Memorial and Museum, New York, NY

Art Institute of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA

Obermann Center for Advanced Studies, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

Institute for Electronic Arts, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

 

Solo Exhibitions

2015

Constructing Identity, Area Gallery, University of Southern Maine, Portland, ME

2014

Today’s the Day, The Greer Museum, Rio Grande, OH            

2011

Today I Remember, Hiestand Gallery, Miami University, Oxford, OH

2010

Missed/Dismissed, Taller Boricua, New York, NY Curators: Christine Licata and Fernando Salicrup

2008

And Again, Ruby Green Gallery, Nashville, TN

2007

What If, Pool Art Center, Drury University, Springfield, MO

2006

White Dandelions, The Jacqueline B. Charno Gallery, Kansas City Artists Coalition, Kansas City, MO

2003

Last,Triple Candie, (The Project Room), New York, NY, Curator: Franklin Sirmans

Missed/Dismissed, SPACES (SpaceLab) Gallery, Cleveland, OH

2000

If the Bough Breaks, Hatfield Gallery, Adams State College, Alamosa, CO

1999

Still (The Final Chapter), Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, IL

1998

Labeled, SPACES (Spacelab), Cleveland, OH

 

Art Installations

2018

Against My Will, Alfred, NY

I Am, I Will, I’m Afraid (Alfred), Alfred, NY

2017

Shout. Shoot. Listen. Truth., Performance, Lewsiburg, PA

Remember, Celebrate, Live, Bennington, VT

2016

I Am, I Will, I’m Afraid (Ashland), Ashland, OH

2015

Our Lives Matter (The Bronx), The Bronx, NY

I Am, I Will, I’m Afraid (Portland), Portland, ME

Constructed Headshots (Portland), Portland, ME

I Am, I Will, I’m Afraid (Iowa City), Iowa City, IA

I Am, I Will, I’m Afraid (Wellsville), Wellsville, NY

2014

I Am, I Will, I’m Afraid (Appleton), Appleton, WI           

I Am, I Will, I’m Afraid (Portsmouth), Portsmouth, OH

 

Select Group Exhibitions

2017

It Happened, George Caleb Bingham Gallery, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, Curators: Katina Bitsicas and Lee Ann Woolery

Reclaimed Rage: Resistance, Bronx Art Space, Bronx, NY, Curator: Dalaeja Foreman

2016

Speak Out, Bronx Art Space, Bronx, NY, Curators: Linda Cunningham, Eva Davis, and Dalaeja Foreman

Art in Odd Places: RACE, New York, NY, Curators: Ed Woodham and Tasha Douge

We Are Survivors, Public Space One, Iowa City, IA, Curators: Jessica Pleyel and Jennifer New

2015

Freedom Expressions, Concourse E and the Atrium, The Hartsfield/Jackson International Airport, Atlanta, GA, and Gallery 72, Atlanta, GA, Curators: Rebecca DesMarais and Kevin Sipp

Typology Morphology, Fosdick-Nelson Gallery, Alfred University, Alfred, NY. Curators: Joe Scheer and Peer Bode

2014

Ism’s: A Poltical and Social Dialogue, Resnick Gallery, Long Island University, Brooklyn, NY

Art Against Violence, Ron Taylor Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2013

Mean Girls, SPACE Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA, and Penn State University, New Kensington, PA, Curator: Jill Larson

2011

Curate NYC, Rush Arts Space, Manhattan, NY, Curators: Danny Simmons and Brian Tate

Extraction, SPACE Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA, Curator: Jill Larson

Inside/Out, Mason Gross Galleries, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

2010

Word Up! St. Joseph’s College, Brooklyn, NY, Curators: Ramona Candy and Stacey Tyler

National Printmaking Exhibition, Southeastern Contemporary Art Gallery, Hammond, LA, Curator: Anita Jung

2009

New Prints 2009/Summer – Portraits: In Pursuit of Likeness, International Print Center New York (IPCNY), New York, NY

Social (Virus), NURTUREart, Brooklyn, NY

2008

These Strange Children (Les Etranges Enfantes), Shore Institute of Contemporary Art, (SICA), Long Branch, NJ

New Prints 2008/Summer: Artists’ Commentary, International Print Center New York, (IPCNY), New York, NY

Objectivos Moviles/Moving Targets and Expansion, Proyecto’ace Studios and Centro de Producción y Edición Gráfica de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina

2007

In the Country of Last Refuge, Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ, Curators: Emma Wilcox and Evonne Davis

Looks Good on Paper, Spruill Art Center, Atlanta, GA, Curator: Julia Fenton

2006

Art of the Neighborhood, Tastes Like Chicken, Brooklyn, NY Curators: Sherry Biddle and Michael Rader

Peripheral, The Lewis Art Gallery, Milsaps College, Jackson, MS

2005

…Wish You Were Here, Living Room, Art Basel Miami, Miami, FL Curator: Franklin Sirmans

Four Years Later, FE Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA, Curator: Jill Larson

…and death, Newspace Gallery, Manchester, CT, Curators: Susan Classen-Sullivan and Pawel Wojtasik

2003

The Atlanta Biennial, The Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA, Curator: Franklin Sirmans

Two for Flinching, City Gallery Chastain, Atlanta, GA

Prints U.S.A. 2003, Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, MO, Juror: Jane Glaubinger

National Printmaking 2003, College of New Jersey Art Gallery, Ewing, NJ, Juror: Eileen Foti

2002

Face Time, The Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA, Curator: Helena Reckitt

New Media for a New Century, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, GA, Curator: Les Reiker

Little Things Mean A Lot, Swan Coach House Gallery, Atlanta, GA, Curator: Marianne Lambert

Common Culture, SGC 30th Anniversary Conference, New Orleans, LA, and Spruill Center Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2001

Beneath the Skin, Eyedrum Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Prints U.S.A. 2001, Springfield Art Museum, Springfield. MO, Juror: Daniel Piersol

2000

Three Atlanta Artists, The Mayor’s Gallery, Atlanta, GA, Curator: Karen Comer

3-Piece, Tower Fine Arts Gallery, S.U.N.Y. Brockport, Brockport, NY, Curator: Greg Lendeck

1999

Body as Commodity, Nexus Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA Curator: Candice Bennett

Silenced Voices: An Affirmation of Human Rights, SPACES, Cleveland, OH

Body/Politic/Memory, Shepherd College, Shepherdstown, WV, Curator: Mary Richards

Fat, R3 Gallery, Atlanta, GA, Curators: Dawn Glover and Jill Larson

1998

Loss&Grief, The Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL, Jurors: H. Marie Aragon and Patricia Otto

From the Soul: Images of Personal Significance, Agnes Scott College, Decatur, GA, Curator: Cathy Byrd

 

Select Exhibition Venues for Collaborations

The United Nations, New York, NY

The Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY

Global Health Odyssey Museum, Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Atlanta, GA

Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge, MA

High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA

SPACES, Cleveland, OH

Children’s Museum, Tokyo, Japan

Staten Island Children’s Museum, Staten Island, NY

International Summit on Racism, Johannesburg, South Africa

Shakespeare Theatre Company, Washington, D.C.

City Gallery East, Atlanta, GA

VSA Arts for All Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Youth Art Connection, Atlanta, GA

Abromson Center, Portland, ME

Bronx Art Space, Bronx, NY

DePauw University, Greencastle, IN

Bucknell University, Lewsiburg, NY

Drury University, Springfield, MO

Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ