2016 BFA School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago IL

  • Fibers & Material Studies 

2012 – 2013 Leap Now (Antioch, Seattle) Nicaragua, Peru, Brazil

  • A year-long program with an independent study in culture of the Black Atlantic.

2010 – 2012 Corcoran College of Art and Design Washington DC

  • Fine Art Photo

2012 – Study Abroad –  Semester At Sea – University of Virginia (14 countries)

2009 – Cooper Union School of Art Pre-College Manhattan, NY


June – July 2016 – Arquetopia Foundation, Puebla Mexico

Group Exhibitions

2016 – De Nue, Gallery X, Chicago IL

2016 – Uno Momento Por Favor!, Casa Gomerra, Mexico City

2016- Honey, suckle, Defibrillator Gallery, Chicago IL

2016 – Shared History, South Side Community Art Center, Chicago IL

2016 – Mediations On Place, Sullivan Gallery, Chicago IL

2015 – We Can’t Breathe, ARC Gallery, Chicago IL

2015 – Winter Formal, Archer Beach Haus, Chicago IL

2015 – Aesthetic Disorder, Archer Beach Haus, Chicago IL

2014 – Your Crown has been bought and paid for, Art in the Atrium, Morristown NJ

2013 – Generation NEXT, Art in the Atrium, Morristown NJ

2009 – We Come With the Beautiful Things, Studio Museum of Harlem, New York NY

Work Experience

Present Gone But Not Forgotten Chicago IL

Project Assistant. Research and studio assistant for a project creating a memorial quilting for victims murdered by the Chicago Police Department. The project included peace circles and quilting workshops in different locations throughout the city.

2013 – 2016 Iandor Fine Arts Newark NJ

Gallery Manager. Coordinate private viewings, manage inventory, cataloging, handing transportation of works, reproduction requests, and managing estate of Norman W. Lewis

2014 – 2016 Hoskins and Company Inc – Art Handling Company Brooklyn NY

Billing Coordinator. Creating invoices, negotiating with clients, organizing inflow and outflow of money, responding to inquiries, writing estimates.
On site installation, Art Basel Miami 2014 & 2015

2010 – 2015 Cuban Pete’s Restaurant Montclair NJ

Head Hostess. Answering phones, handling reservations, large takeout orders, money, billing matters, seating people, managing staff ect.

2009 Studio Museum of Harlem New York, NY

Expanding the Walls Intern. Creating and curating an exhibit, leading museum tours

Volunteer Experience

Spring 2013 – Libelula Tribo das Meninas Bahia, Brazil – Art Teacher, Women’s support center

Spring 2012 – City of Hope Refuge Accra, Ghana – Assistant Teacher/Worker

Fall 2012 Finka Bonafide Isla Ometepe, Nicaragua – Permaculture farm