Born 1992, San Bernardino, CA.
Lives and Works in THE San Francisco BAY AREA.
2016- 2018 MFA | Art Practice | Stanford University | STANFORD, CA
2010- 2014 BFA | FINE ART | Minor IN FEMINIST, GENDER, AND SEXUALITY STUDIES | Cornell University | ITHACA, NY
2006- 2010 International Baccalaureate Program (IBO) | San Bernardino, CA
Awards/ Artist Residencies
2018 International Sculpture Center (ISC) ResidencY at Grounds for Sculpture (GFS)
International Sculpture Center's Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award
Headlands Center for the Arts 2018-2019 Graduate Fellowship
2017 The San Francisco Foundation | Edwin Anthony & Adalaine Boudreaux Cadogan Scholarship
The Arthur Bridgman Clark Memorial Fellowship
2014 Jack Kent Cooke Foundation | Graduate Arts Award Finalist
The Charles Goodwin Sands Memorial Medal of Art
2013 The Edith Stone & Walter King Memorial Prize
2012 John Kip Brady Prize
2011 The David R. Bean Prize Award
2010 Cornell University PSP Excellence in Teamwork & Collaboration Award
Walking Shield Inc. | American Indian Access Scholarship
San Bernardino City Unified School District (SBCUSD) | Art Scholarship
2018 THANKYOU THANKYOU THANKYOU | Axis Gallery | Sacramento, CA (ON VIEW: Nov 2- 25th, 2018)
New Lands: A Popup Exhibition | Dogpatch- SAn Francisco, CA | Curated by: Jen Tough Gallery | (ON VIEW: OCT 26-28, 2018)
Through Her Eye | Mana Contemporary Chicago | Chicago, IL (ON VIEW: Sep 23, 2018- Feb 16, 2019)
The Hand That Guides | Folsom St | San Francisco, cA
Bay Area MFA | The Mills Building | San FRancisco, CA
Grid | "Domain" | Stanford University | Stanford, CA
Urban X Indigenous IV: Unite the Tribes | SOMArts Cultural Center | San Francisco, CA
Where Here | MFA Thesis Exhibition | Stanford Art Gallery | Stanford, CA
Badlands | O'Donnohue Family Stanford Educational Farm | Stanford, CA
2017 The Annual Murphy and Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition | SOMARTS Cultural Center | San Francisco, CA
HI-5: The Annual First Year MFA Exhibition | CouLTER ARt GALLERY | Stanford, CA
2015 We Step Into the Light II, Group Show | Physical Sciences, Ithaca, NY
2014 Neon- Oral- Abimes, Thesis II B.F.A. Final Exhibition | Olive Tjaden Gallery, Ithaca, NY
Untitled, Select Thesis II B.F.A. Student Exhibition | Olive Tjaden Gallery, Ithaca, NY
We Step Into the Light, Group Show | Mann Library, Physical Sciences Building, Ithaca, NY
2013 Dos and Donuts, Thesis I BFA Final Exhibition | Experimental Gallery, Ithaca, NY
Wasted Hours, Sculptural Artistic Practice Exhibition | Downtown Commons, Ithaca, NY
Rome Study Abroad Student Exhibition | Olive Tjaden Gallery, Ithaca, NY
Inspire, Imagine, Indulge, Cornell in Rome Final Exhibition | Palazzo Lazzaroni, Rome, Italy
Cornell in Rome Exhibition | Circolo degli Artisti, Rome, Italy
Identity & the Global Lens, Upper-Level Photography | Olive Tjaden Gallery, Ithaca, NY
2012 The Creation of the Navajo Bun | Computing and Communications Center, Ithaca, NY
NYC Program Art Show | Olive Tjaden Gallery, Ithaca NY
First Fridays Art Walk | Free Spirit Yoga, Bixby Knolls, Long Beach, CA
Bean Prize Exhibition | Experimental Gallery, Ithaca, NY
Spring 2018 Teaching Assistant | Sculpture 1 & 2 | Department of Art & Art History | Stanford University
Winter 2018 Instructor | Art of Reclamation | Department of Art & Art History | Stanford University
Winter 2018 Teaching Assistant | Vital Signs: Performance in the 21st Century | Department of Theater & Performance
Studies and Department of Art & Art History | Stanford University
Autumn 2017 Teaching Assistant | Vital Signs: Performance in the 21st Century | Department of Theater & Performance
Studies and Department of Art & Art History | Stanford University
Summer 2017 Teaching Assistant | Drawing & Painting Intensive | Sections 1 & 2 | Department of Art & Art History
Spring 2017 Teaching Assistant | Painting 1 | Department of Art & Art History | Stanford University
Winter 2016 Teaching Assistant | Painting 1 | Department of Art & Art History | Stanford University
Autumn 2016 Teaching Assistant | Monotype Printmaking | Department of Art & Art History | Stanford University
ADDITIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE
2017-2018 MFA Graduate Student Mentor for Honors in Art Practice Undergraduate Senior Thesis
(Course ARTSTUDI 297) | Stanford University
2017 Graduate Student Mentor for Comparative Studies in Race & Ethnicity (CSRE) Undergraduate
Senior Research Paper (Course 200X) | Stanford University
2016 Cornell University | American Indian & Indigenous Studies Program (AIISP formerly AIP)
Off-campus Media Tech
2015-16 Cornell University | American Indian Program (AIP) | Communications Assistant | Ithaca, NY
2014-15 Cornell University | American Indian Program (AIP) | Graphic Designer | Ithaca, NY
2012-14 The Thread Magazine | Beauty Director & Contributing Writer | Ithaca, NY
2011-14 Cornell University | Art Department | Print Studio Monitor | Ithaca, NY
2013 Paolo W. Tamburella | Studio Assistant | Rome, Italy
Cornell University | Cornell in Rome Program | Office Assistant | Rome, Italy
2012 Pace Editions | Printmaking Studio Intern | New York, NY
Cornell University | AAP NYC Program | Computer Lab Assistant | New York, NY
UJIIV: The New Social Calendar | Intern and Marketing Leader | Ithaca, NY
LECTURES/ WORKSHOPS/ Performances
2018 "Generative Resistance: Contemporary INDIGENOUS Art" | Guest Lecturer for Spring Course:
Migration and Diaspora in American Art | Stanford University | Stanford, CA
"Skirted" Performance | Cantor Arts Center | Stanford University | stanford, CA
2015 Cornell University | Professional Development Series: The Art of Personal & Professional
Growth | Ithaca, NY
Project Star: Celebrating Women | Fall Workshop Series #3 | Tompkins County Library
2013 The University of California Riverside (UCR) | Gathering of The Tribes: Summer Residential
Program Career Days Presentation | How to Pursue Your Passion In College | Riverside, CA
2019 Colonize This! Young Women of Color on Today's Feminism | Second Edition-
“A Native American Feminist’s Guide to Survival” Essay (forthcoming IN FEBRUary)
2018 Sculpture Magazine | OCT 2018 ISSUE | Print.
2017 Yellow Medicine Review | Spring 2017 | 10th Anniversary Retrospective Issue | Print.
2016 Yellow Medicine Review | Fall 2016 | Print.
2015 As/Us: A Space for WRiter’s of The World | Issue 5 | Print/Online.
2015 The American Indian Graduate Magazine | Spring 2015 | Print/Online.
2014 Winds of Change | American Indian Program AD | Online.
Winds of Change | American Indian Program AD | Fall 2014 | Print/Online.
Thread Magazine | Spring/ Summer 2014 | Print/Online.
2013 Thread Magazine | Fall/ Winter 2013 | Print/Online.
2012 Thread Magazine | Fall/ Winter 2012 | Print/Online.
2015 Site Specific Artwork | Residential Location | Ithaca, NY
2014 Public Mural | Inland Congregations United for Change (ICUC) | San Bernardino, CA
2013- 2014 NASAC | Native American Students at Cornell | Co- Chair | Ithaca, NY
2011- 2013 Cornell University | AMO | Art Major Organization Coordinator| Ithaca, NY
2007- 2010 SBCUSD | Tutor & Extra Curricular Activities Coordinator | San Bernardino, CA
2006- 2010 UCR | Native American Student Association (NASA) | Volunteer | Riverside, CA