Education

MA Visual and Critical Studies, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL New Artist Society Merit Scholar

MFA Photography, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL New Artist Society Merit Scholar

BA Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY 

Universidad Panamericana, Guadalajara, México

Exhibitions

2018     helps it to feel, compels it to make, Weinberg/Newton, Chicago IL

             Killers and Thrillers, Kabinett, Boston MA

2017     Transitions, SITE Galleries, Chicago IL

Body of Light, The Beehive, Boston MA  

A Stranger Place, Kabinett, Boston, MA

LiVEART.US, Queens Museum, New York, NY

Moving_Image_00:01, Latitude, Chicago, IL

To Listen. To Speak. To Act., Student Union Galleries, Chicago

2016     Talking Points, Student Union Galleries, SAIC, Chicago, IL

MFA Show, SAIC Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL

Present Tense Pamphlets in conjunction with Charlotte Moorman and the Avant Garde, 1960s-1980s, The Block Museum, Chicago, 2016.

Trio A Pressured: Horticultural Fragment, Shapiro Center Research Symposium, Chicago, IL

Presentation for Conscious Culture: Field Practice, Tokyo University of the Arts, Japan

2015      Between Paradise and a Hard Place New Blood IX, Links Hall, Chicago, IL

Selfie Stick Poem Screening with Carolina González Valencia, Roots and Culture, Chicago, IL

Abandoned Practices Institute Performance July 1, 2015, HAMU // Hudebni a tenecni fakulta AMU, Prague, Czech Republic

Layered Cities and the Portable Studio, Kriti Gallery, Varanasi, India

2014      NuVu Student Collaborative Installations, Cambridge Housing Authority, YWCA Cambridge, Cambridge MA,

Joseph M. Smith Community Health Center, Allston, MA

2013      Patient Project Presentation, Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program, Boston, MA

Patient Project, Brevard Health Alliance Titusville Clinic, Titusville, FL

2011      Sting! XI: Object Relations, The Beehive, Boston, MA

Awards

2018 Graduate Fellowship Nominee

2018 Graduate Dean's Grant Professional Development Award

2018 VCS Department Travel Grant

2017 Dangler Curatorial Fellowship, Art Institute of Chicago

2017 VCS Department Professional Development Award

2016 New Artist Society Society Merit Scholarship in Visual and Critical Studies, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

2015 Graduate Dean's Professional Development Award

2015 Shapiro Center for Research and Collaboration EAGER Grant

2014 Consortium Fellow A Proximity of Consciousness: Art and Social Action

2014 New Artist Society Merit Scholarship in Photography, School of the Art Institute of Chicago 

2014 Writing Fellowship, School of the Art Institute of Chicago 

Collaborative Projects

2015-16 A Program for Plants aprogramforplants.com (in collaboration with Linda Tegg and Brian M. John).

Publications as Author

“Revisiting ‘The Secret Life of Plants’ with Michael Marder,” Botanical Speculations, (Newcastle, UK, Cambridge Scholars Press).

“The Illustrated Herbal,” Why Look at Plants?, Dr. Giovanni Aloi, ed. from the Critical Plant Series by Michael Marder, ed. (Leiden, Netherlands, Brill Press).

“A Program for Plants: In Conversation, Coda,” with Linda Tegg, Brian M. John and Giovanni Aloi, Why Look at Plants?, Dr. Giovanni Aloi, ed., from the Critical Plant Series by Michael Marder, ed. (Leiden, Netherlands, Brill Press).

“Score for an Interspecies Audience Awaiting Trio A,” Present Tense Pamphlets in conjunction with Charlotte Moorman and the Avant Garde, 1960s–1980s, The Block Museum, Chicago, 2016.

“The Choice of Mobility: Dawit Petros,” Printer’s Devil Review, Spring 2015. 54–61.

“Foot Traffic: Billy McGuinness,” Printer’s Devil Review, Fall 2014. 34–39.

“Urban Turbines: Greer Muldowney,” Printer’s Devil Review, Spring 2014. 66–73.

“Amber Davis Tourlentes,” Printer’s Devil Review, Fall 2013. 32–41.

“Jordan Kessler,” Printer’s Devil Review, Spring 2013. 28–35.

“Caleb Cole,” Printer’s Devil Review, Fall 2012. 26–33.

“Georgie Freedman,” Printer’s Devil Review, Spring 2012. 26–33.

“Jarrod McCabe,” Printer’s Devil Review, Spring 2011. 45–50.

“Brandon James,” Printer’s Devil Review, Fall 2011. 69–76.

Bibliography

Mauro Baracco and Louise Wright, Repair: Australian Pavilion, 16th International Architecture Exhibition, La Biennale Di Venezia 2018 (New York, NY: Actar, 2018). 107–109.

Nance Klehm, Interview, Spontaneous Vegetation, WLPN Radio, Chicago IL, October 9, 2017.

Irena Frumkin, SUGS ‘Talking Points’ is Personal, Political, and Thankfully Unpredictable, FNews Magazine, October 20, 2016.

Emergency Index 2015, Ugly Duckling Presse.

Meg Onli, SAIC Graduate Artist Book, 2016.

Jason Foumberg, "Critical Mass at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago," Art & Education, April 2015.

SAIC Graduate Artist Book essay by Shawn Michelle Smith, 2015.

Meera Vohra, "Taking Back the Right Impression," The Times of India, Banaras Times, India, January 24, 2015.

Collections

Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago IL.

Joan Flasch Artists' Book Collection, Chicago IL.