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Born 1987, Pittsburgh, PA
Lives and works in Pittsburgh, PA

EDUCATION
2010     BFA Massachusetts College of Art and Design Boston, MA
Studio for Interrelated Media (SIM)
Distinction and Departmental Honors

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2014     WE ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR OUR DREAMS Mobius Cambridge, MA
2011     Portable Utopia Keleketla! Library Johannesburg, South Africa
2009     you cannot live forever Samson Projects Boston, MA
2007     [microcosmonaut] Trinity Gallery Pittsburgh, PA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS 
2014       Utopia School Flux Factory Queens, NY
               Art Lending Collection (organized by Transformazium for Carnegie International) Pittsburgh, PA
2013      TBA/BYOB BRADDOCK Unsmoke Systems Artspace Braddock, PA
              Sperms to Worms Babyland Pittsburgh, PA
2012      Tough Art The Children's Museum of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, PA
2011      HyperLocal Assemble Pittsburgh, PA 
             Day After Tomorrowland (curated by Brandon Andrew) The Mountain Bar Los Angeles, CA
             Your Place at the Banquet Future Tenant Pittsburgh, PA
             8 BITS per PIxEL (curated by dieNADA) MIND THE GAP IMC 5533 Art Space Istanbul, Turkey
             Souvenirs from Earth Television Broadcast in France and Germany
             Chain Letter Samsøn Projects Boston, MA
2010     Younger than Janis Noble and Superior Projects Chicago, IL 
Signal & Noise Media Art Festival VIVO Media Arts Centre Vancouver, BC Canada
             The Museum of Modern Nature (collaboration with Daniel Mooradian) Massachusetts College of Art and Design Boston, MA
8 BITS per PIxEL (curated by dieNADA) MEME Gallery Cambridge, MA
Stephen D. Paine Scholarship Exhibit (curated by James Hull) New England School of Art & Design at Suffolk University Boston, MA
2009     Spark (curated by Heidi Kayser, Sarah Rushford, Yuri Stone) Godine Gallery Boston, MA
             SIM Big Show Pozen Center for Interrelated Media Boston, MA
H.E.A.P. HQ Godine Gallery Boston, MA
             The Brick + Mortar International Video Art Festival (screening guest curated by A. Reid and E.F. Smith) Greenfield, MA
             Poems We Didn’t Write Blue Guitar Gallery Easthampton, MA
             Le Voyage Pozen Center for Interrelated Media Boston, MA (Set Design + Graphic Design)
2008     Many Arms Massachusetts College of Art and Design Boston, MA
             From the Electric Studio (guest curated by Dana Moser and Fred Wolflink)
AXIOM Center for New and Experimental Media Boston, MA
             All School Show Massachusetts College of Art and Design Boston, MA
2007     THE BLOGGER SHOW Agni Gallery New York, NY / Digging Pitt Gallery Pittsburgh, PA
             An Uprising! The SIM Big Show Pozen Center for Interrelated Media Boston, MA
             All School Show Award Exhibit Doran Gallery Boston, MA Massachusetts College of Art
             Sonic Mitosis Mattress Factory Pittsburgh, PA
2006     Secret Pockets Mattress Factory Pittsburgh, PA
             Youth Invasion  The Andy Warhol Museum Pittsburgh, PA
             SiO2 Pittsburgh Glass Center Pittsburgh, PA           
             Exploding the Book! Mattress Factory Pittsburgh, PA           

AWARDS
2010     Morton R. Godine Travel Fellowship (Johannesburg, South Africa)
2009     Stephen D. Paine Scholarship juried by Edward Saywell and Kathleen Bitetti
2009     Massachusetts College of Art and Design Travel Scholarship
(Johannesburg, South Africa and Cape Town, South Africa)
2008     National Endowment for the Arts John Renna Scholarship
Massachusetts College of Art and Design Auction Award
2007     Massachusetts College of Art and Design Auction Award
2006     Massachusetts College of Art and Design Presidential Scholarship

GRANTS
2011     Heinz Endowments Small Arts Initiative

RESIDENCIES
2014     Mobius | Cambridge, MA
2012     The Children's Museum of Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh, PA
2011     The Garfield Bridge | Pittsburgh, PA
             Keleketla! Library | Johannesburg, South Africa

ACADEMIC PRESENTATIONS + PANEL DISCUSSIONS
2012    Creativity + Contemporary Activism (with Greg Cook, Lisa Gross, Maria Molteni, and moderated by
             Maggie Cavallo)  Montserrat College of Art  Beverly, MA
             Visiting Artist, Montserrat College of Art  Beverly, MA
2011     Visiting Artist, Parsons The New School for Design  New York, NY
2010     Understanding Contemporary Practice: Anything is Possible (with Steve Locke, Claire Grace, Carl
             Beatty, moderated by Lois Hetland) Massachusetts College of Art and Design  Boston, MA
             Lost in Translation (with Brady Cranfield, Pauld Walde, moderated by Gabriel Saloman) Signal &
             Noise Media Art Festival  Vancouver, BC Canada
             Visiting Artist, Stanford University  Palo Alto, California

TEACHING
2012     UTOPIA: Be the change you wish to see | Community Art Lab (7-9 year olds) | Mattress Factory       
             Pittsburgh, PA

PUBLICATIONS
2011     Exhumed Book One | Exhumed Editions

INTERNSHIPS
2010     Creative Time | New York, NY | Programming and Production Intern
2009     Axiom Center for New and Experimental Media | Boston, MA | Exhibitions Intern
2007     Mattress Factory Museum | Pittsburgh, PA | Curatorial Intern