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Extended

Education

2018                  New York University Tisch School of the Arts

                         Interactive Telecommunications Program, New York, NY

                         Masters Candidate

2012                  Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY

                         Bachelor of Science in Studio Art, Psychology, Cum Laude

2010- 2011          Studio Art Centers International, Florence, Italy

                     

Independent Courses:

2015                   edX, HarvardX, “CS50 Introduction to Computer Science” 

2009                  The International Center of Photography, New York, NY 

                         “Photoshop II”,  “Business Practices for The Photographer”. 


Work Experience

2016 - Current      Equipment Room Floor Staff, New York University, New York, NY

                           Maintain, catalogue and check out equipment to ITP students and staff. 

2010 - Current      Artist’s Assistant, New York, NY

                           Assists Shirin Neshat, Shoja Azari, Denise Green, Adrien Bloom, Yossey Arefi, and others in their artistic practices.

                           Work varies from producing editorial photography shoots to consulting on curatorial and visual choices for upcoming exhibits.      

2015 - 2016           Event Technician, MVS Studio, New York, NY

                           Photobooth operator for MVS events. Maintained quality of photographs and served as liaison to clients.

2015 - 2016           Studio Manager, Home Studios, Inc. New York, NY

                           Freelance role overseeing operations and space of two commercial photography studios. 

2014                     Intern, The Museum of Modern Art, Department of Imaging and Visual Resources, New York City

                           Updated the Digital Asset Management System and assisted in photographing the MoMA collection 

                           and temporary exhibits, including the Henri Matisse exhibit: The Cut-Outs. 

2013 - 2014           Studio Technician, Amazon.com, Inc. New York, NY

                           Managed three active photography studios specializing in apparel and ensured quality of outgoing 

                           photographs. Additionally maintained studio equipment and software.     

2012                     Intern, The Pace Gallery, New York, NY

                           Created online catalogue raisonné of artist Sol LeWitt for a Pace Gallery project called Artifex Press.

                           Responsibilities included: research, metadata entry and retouching of photographs for publication. 

2011                     Intern, Griffin Editions, New York, NY

                           Handled large scale photographs and assisted in production for both their digital and film photography 

                           studios. Digitally processed works by Cindy Sherman, Marina Abramovic and Michael Dweck. 


Selected Exhibitions

2015                    This World is not Conclusion, Curated by Nicole Shaub, New York City

                          Hatch Series No. 1, 100 Freeman Street, Brooklyn, New York

2014                    2014 International Art Festival, Highline Loft Gallery, New York City

                          Curated By Nolita, The Nolitan Hotel, New York City

2013                   The Home Project, Groundarts, New York City

2012                   Senior Thesis Exhibition, Tang Museum, Saratoga Springs, New York

2012                   Exploring Light and Portraiture, Solo Exhibition, Case Gallery, Saratoga Springs, New York

2012                   Juried Student Exhibition, Juror Deborah Zlotsky, Schick Gallery, Saratoga Springs, New York

2012                   “Fall Season Show”, Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, New York, 2012

2012                   5x5(x5), Target Gallery, Alexandria, Virginia

2012                   Balance NYC, Jeffrey Leder Gallery, New York City

2012                   Seventh Annual Small Works Show, 440 Gallery, Brooklyn, New York

2012                   “Surreal Visions”, Limner Gallery, Hudson, New York

2011                   Revealing Obscurity, Arther Zankel Music Center, Saratoga Springs, New York

2011                   Walk like an Egyptian: A Resolution of the Arts and Sciences, Schick Gallery, Saratoga Springs, New York

2011                   Digital Multimedia Group Exhibition, La Corte Arte Contemporanea, Florence, Italy


Awards

2014                     Show Award, International Art Festival Competition, Highline Loft Gallery 

2012                     Silver Medal in the New Images Photography Awards,  Gallery Photographica


Publications

2015                     Artists To Look Out For, Volume II

2013                     Anamesa’s Journal

2012                     Naming Ceremony’s Art Gallery Magazine: Storybook Fragments