EDUCATION

May 2014 Tufts University & The School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT), Art Education PK-12th, 4.00 GPA

May 2013 Tufts University & The School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA), 3.92 GPA

AWARDS

2009 School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Full Merit Scholarship
2017 Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Dr. Judith Temple Merit Scholarship

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2019 What’s Left, Antenna Reading Room, New Orleans (forthcoming solo exhibition)
2018   Teaching to Transgress: Education as the Practice of Freedom, National YoungArts Foundation, Miami
2018   Leftovers VIII, MING Studios, Boise, Idaho
2018   Ink, Press, Repeat, William Paterson University Gallery, Wayne, NJ
2017   Wishlist Show, 5 Press Gallery, New Orleans
2017   PULSE Contemporary Art Fair, YoungArts Booth, Miami
2017   Nature and Neon, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN
2017   Artist in Residence Open Studio and Exhibition, Proyecto Áce, Buenos Aires, Argentina
2017   Hand-Pulled; Hand-Thrown, 5 Press Gallery, New Orleans
2016 Faculty Show, Grace King High School, Metairie, Louisiana
2015 Millennial Tragedy, Antenna Gallery, New Orleans
2014 Give & Get/ Have & Take, Something Felix Gallery, Boston
2014 Video Performance Exhibition, Howard Art Project, Dorchester, MA
2013 Keep it Together, Senior Thesis Exhibition, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
2013 RIPA, performance at Université du Québec á Montréal
2013 Quadruple Feature, a film screening at the W. Van Alan Clark Jr. Library, Boston
2013 Craftivism, performance at Le Petit Versailles, New York
2012 Smash Hits, a one night exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
2012 Fields Corner: And Nor Yet at the Howard Art Project in Dorchester, MA
2012 School of the Museum of Fine Arts and Nagoya Museum artist book and zine exchange
2011 The Queer Show at Yes Oui Si Gallery, Boston
2009 Four Months at the Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans

RESIDENCIES

2019   Vermont Studio Center, Artist-In-Residence
2018   Women’s Studio Workshop, Art-in-Ed Artist’s Book Residency
2018 Blue Mountain Center, Artist-In-Residence 
2017   Proyecto Áce Buenos Aires, Artist-In-Residence

ARTIST TALKS

2018   New Orleans Museum of Art, #EverydayNewOrleans Roundtable, New Orleans, Louisiana
2018   Women’s Studio Workshop, Rosendale, New York

PRESS & PUBLICATIONS

2018   YoungArts, Alumni Journal
2018   Women’s Studio Workshop, Art-in-Ed Initiative
2014 Picture Stories, in collaboration with Edinburgh College of Art
2013   Salad Magazine vol. 2: Camp & vol. 3: Reality
2013 North Central Review vol. 9, North Central College

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2019 Maine Arts Camp, Teaching Artist, Colby College, Waterville, Maine (forthcoming)

2018 Women’s Studio Workshop, Teaching Artist, Rosendale, NY
Taught monoprinting and intaglio workshops to high school students through the Art-in-Ed partnership with Kingston High School

2014- 2018     Grace King High School, Full Time Art Teacher, Metairie, LA
Taught regular education, talented students (TVA), visual art advanced placement (AP), and English language learners in an urban, public school

2014 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Summer Studio Program Art Teacher
Designed and taught three summer courses to students ages 8-14

2013-2014 The Edwards Middle School, Student Teacher, Charlestown, MA
Taught 7 & 8th grade art and English for non-native speaker under the supervision of lead teacher Shari Malgieri

2013-2014 The School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Writing Consultant 
Provided individual consultations to undergraduate and graduate students to discuss academic writing

2011-2013      The School of Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Teaching Assistant (for the following courses)
Arte Povera 1962-72 (2013), CORE Contemporary Art Practices (2011-2013), Art.Net: Intro to Hacking (2012)

2010 Country Day Creative Arts Camp, Teaching Intern, New Orleans, LA
Taught costume making, storytelling and public installation art classes to students ages 7-13

SPECIAL PROJECTS IN ART EDUCATION

2016-2018    West Esplanade Avenue Mural Project, Lead Teaching Artist
Facilitated the design and execution of a 108 foot long public mural in collaboration with the Metairie Business Development District and students at
Grace King High School

2018 Everyday New Orleans: Workshop Series and Exhibition, Lead Teacher
Facilitated a photography workshop series and subsequent exhibition of student work at the New Orleans Museum of Art in collaboration with
NOMA+, photographer Edna Lanieri, and Grace King High School 

2017 The Revealing: Student Exhibition, Curator and Lead Teacher
Facilitated, curated, and installed work from Grace King High School students at the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts Riverview Gallery

2017 Rau for Art Teacher Assistance Grant, Grant Recipient 
Awarded materials and technology for student projects in stop motion animation

2017 Rodrigue Foundation George’s Art Closet Grant, Grant Recipient 
Awarded painting and ceramics materials for advanced student projects at Grace King High School

2016 Art Around the World: Student Exhibition, Co-Curator
Co-curated and installed student work from Grace King High School in a district wide exhibition at the Audubon Zoo

2015 Lo Inolvidable (The Unforgettable): Student Publication, Lead Teacher
Edited and facilitated the creation of a bilingual, autobiographical comic book featuring stories by Latinx students at Grace King High School.
Published by and created in collaboration with Big Class New Orleans (now 826 New Orleans).