EDUCATION

 

Bachelors of Fine Art,  Graduate 2018  

The George Washington University Corcoran School of Art & Design - Washington D.C. 

GPA: 3.89  Deans List 4 semesters

 

Bachelors of Business Administration, Concentration in Finance and Marketing  2002 

Drexel University Lebow College of Business - Philadelphia,PA

GPA 3.44 - Deans List 6 Semesters Honors:

Charles Etting Award 2002, Order of Omega 2002 and Phi Eta Sigma National Honors Society

 

 

EMPLOYMENT

 

 

Creative Consultant - Art Served - Washington D.C.  - July 2014 - Present   

  • Consult businesses, projects, and individuals. Services include Design, Energy and Space Facilitation. Project Management in project development, budgets, human resources, and space allocation for optimal workflow for clients' intentions. A hybrid approach of inclusion perspective based on human development principles gained through DIR/Floortime Model Therapies and Neuroplasticity research by Dr. Joe Dispensa, along with incorporating my understanding of group dynamics acquired in managment, marketing sales, and adult/child instruction.

 

Community Liaison - CultureDC - Washington D.C.  - October 2017 - January 2018    

  • Networking, building and investigating relationships in the Washington D.C. communities for the Space4: Art program. The program consists of bringing art to public spaces through the use of shipping containers. 

 

Art Director - Imaginations 4D Studios - Landover MD - September 2016 - December 2016

  • Strategize execute and  direct artistic vision of the collaborative 5000 square feet of space, for creative sessions that include management of makeup artists, body painters, models, and stylists. 

                                                                                      

EXHIBITIONS

 

Curator

  

2016. December, “A Home Built From Memory” Nakeya Brown, Yodith Dammlash, Avi Gupta, Antonio McAfee, Handirubvi Wakatama. Curators ; Andy Johnson, Vinn Patel, Claudia Lamy Gallery 102 Washington D.C.

2016. October, “Relationships, Technology and Fine Art with collaborations Jon Wooten - Photographer, Kyle Crandel- Engineer, Adriana Borzellino Poet and Petra Collin Writer Gallery 102 Washington D.C.

                                                                           

Solo Shows

 

2016. October, “Relationships, Technology and Fine Art” with collaborations, Gallery 102, Washington D.C 

                                                                     

Group Shows

 

2018. July, Sexuality and Being, DC Health and GWU Corcoran School of Art & Design, Corcoran Gallery of Art

2018. May, First Page, KunstHaus Gallery, Alexandria, VA 

2018. April, 2018 NEXT, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.

2016. June,  Legacy, Area 405,  Baltimore MD

2016. April,  Amalgamation,  White Halls Gallery, GW Corcoran School of Art and Design, Washington D.C.

2016. March, Corcoran Sculpture Inhouse Student Nominees for ISC -Sculpture Magazine, Corcoran Gallery          Washington D.C.    

2015. November,  Athletical, Gallery 102 ,Washington D.C. 

 

                                                       

Collaboration Projects

 

 

 

2016. Summer,  George Washington University Disney Design Competition Pre-Team 

2016. March, Participatory Social Experience, with 3 other artists, Dominic Fredianelli, Lionel Frazier WhiteIII, Patrick Quinn  collaboration of Art, Social change and Environmentalism at the National Mall,         Washington D.C.

2015. November,   Science and Fine Art, “Internal Movements" 2D, 3D, 4D Installation with Kyle Crandall         Engineer, Gallery 102 Washington D.C. 

2015. April, Dance/Theatre, Dancer, Choreographer/ Hilda,   Hot Bloods, 2015 Dance Works Production,         Director Stacy Dawson Stearns

2014. August, Outdoor Mural 55’X20’ “Gate Way to Reading and Science” with Graphic Designer Zarela         Mosequera, Aiton Elementary School NE Washington D.C.

2014. June,  Freshmen Project 20 artists - Project Manager“Show me Boss”, Corcoran Gallery, Washington D.C.  

2013. October, Visiting Mural artists Marco Vera and Fernando Corona multi wall collaborative Indoor mural         GWU Corcoran College of Art and Design Gallery 31 Washington D.C.

                                      

Fellowships / Awards /Independent Studies 

 

 

2017. Private Grant Supporting Observational Cultural Investigation of Red Light Districts of Pataya and Bangkok Thailand.

2016. Recipient of Luther Rice Fellowship Award for Independent Research Study in South Korea Jeju Island         Columbia College of Arts and Science, George Washington University 

2016. July, Large Scale Painting Studio Study at Gallery 102 Washington D.C.

2016. May, GW Shenkman Student Professional and Development Career Development Grant

2016. March, Career Quest Attendee, Center for Career Services 

                                                                        

Projects

2018. May, Consent "Positive Intimate Consensual Exchange" Participatory Collection of Video for Multimedia Solo.

2017. May, Expression is Prevention Interactive art display at GWU Milken School of Public Health 

2016. July, Expression Experience Series for Community Connection 3 Events: Art Sound Movement, Sound         Gestural Painting, Open Performance - Let’s Fall in Love 

2016. January 5,  “Planting a seed” Costa Rica Site Specific

2015. November,  Studio Visit “Invitation to the Unknown with me”

 

Artist Assitant                                                                                    


2016. March, Artist Consuleo J Underwood, GWU Museum and Textile Museum - Muralist

2015. July,  Burning Man Project: Cuberosity - Welder and Seamstress