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B. 1992, San Bernardino, CA.

Lives and Works in THE San Francisco BAY AREA. 


EDUCATION                              

2016- 2018                    MFA | Art Practice CANDIDATE | Stanford University | Palo Alto, CA

2010- 2014                    BFA | FINE ARTS| Cornell University | College of Architecture, Art, and Planning

                                   Minor IN FEMINIST, GENDER, AND SEXUALITY STUDIES | College of Arts and Sciences | ITHACA, NY

Jun-AUG 2010               Cornell University | Summer Program | Ithaca, NY

2006- 2010                    International Baccalaureate Program | San Bernardino, CA

 

Honors/ Awards

2017                             The San Francisco Foundation | Edwin Anthony & Adalaine Boudreaux Cadogan Scholarship

2017                             The Arthur Bridgman Clark Memorial Fellowship

2014                             Jack Kent Cooke Foundation | Graduate Arts Award Finalist

2014                             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 Collaboration and Teamwork Award

2010                             Walking Shield Inc. | American Indian Access Scholarship

2010                             San Bernardino City Unified School District (SBCUSD) | Art Scholarship

 

UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS

2018                             MFA Thesis Exhibition | Stanford Art Gallery | Stanford, CA (May 17- June 22)                          

2018                             Urban X Indigenous IV: Unite the Tribes | SOMArts Cultural Center | San Francisco, CA (June 15-17)

2018                             Art and the Environment | O'Donnohue Family Stanford Educational Farm | Stanford, CA (May 1-13)                        

2018                             Underline Projects | Alternative Art Space | Berkeley, CA | (February 26- March 16)

 

Selected Exhibitions

2017                             The Annual Murphy and Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition | SOMARTS | San Francisco, CA

2017                             HI-5: The Annual First Year MFA Exhibition | CouLTER ARt GALLERY | Stanford, CA

2015                             Solo-Exhibition | East Hill Plaza | Ithaca, NY

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

2014                             Untitled, Select Thesis II B.F.A. Student Exhibition | Olive Tjaden Gallery, Ithaca, NY

2014                             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

2013                             Wasted Hours, Sculptural Artistic Practice Exhibition | Downtown Commons, Ithaca, NY  

2013                             Rome Study Abroad Student Exhibition | Olive Tjaden Gallery, Ithaca, NY 

2013                             Inspire, Imagine, Indulge, Cornell in Rome Final Exhibition | Palazzo Lazzaroni, Rome, Italy

2013                             Cornell in Rome Exhibition | Circolo degli Artisti, Rome, Italy      

2013                             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

2012                             NYC Program Art Show | Olive Tjaden Gallery, Ithaca NY

2012                             First Fridays Art Walk | Free Spirit Yoga, Bixby Knolls, Long Beach, CA 

2012                             Bean Prize Exhibition | Experimental Gallery, Ithaca, NY

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Winter 2018                  Instructor | Art of Reclamation | Department of Art & Art History | Stanford University                

Winter 2018                  TA | Vital Signs: Performance in the 21st Century | Department of Theater & Performance

                                    Studies and Department of Art & Art History | Stanford University

Autumn 2017                 TA | Vital Signs: Performance in the 21st Century | Department of Theater & Performance

                                    Studies and Department of Art & Art History | Stanford University

Summer 2017                 TA | Drawing & Painting Intensive | Sections 1 & 2 | Department of Art & Art History

                                    Stanford University

Spring 2017                  TA | Painting 1 | Department of Art & Art History | Stanford University

Winter 2016                  TA | Painting 1 | Department of Art & Art History | Stanford University

Autumn 2016                 TA | 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     

2013                              Cornell University | Cornell in Rome Program | Office Assistant | Rome, Italy         

2012                              Pace Editions | Printmaking Studio Intern | New York, NY             

2012                              Cornell University | AAP NYC Program | Computer Lab Assistant | New York, NY

2012                              UJIIV: The New Social Calendar | Intern and Marketing Leader | Ithaca, NY

 

LECTURES/ WORKSHOPS

2015                              Cornell University | Professional Development Series: The Art of Personal & Professional

                                    Growth | Ithaca, NY

2015                              Project Star: Celebrating Women | Fall Workshop Series #3 | Tompkins County Library

                                    Ithaca, NY

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

 

PUBLICATIONS    

2019                              Colonize This! Young Women of Color on Today's Feminism | Second Edition

                                    Personal Essay Contribution (forthcoming)  

2017                             Yellow Medicine Review | Spring 2017 | 10th Anniversary Retrospective Issue | Print.

2016                             Yellow Medicine Review | Fall 2016 | Print.

2015                             As/Us: A Space for Women 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.

2014                             Winds of Change | American Indian Program AD | Fall 2014 | Print/Online.

2014                             The Thread Magazine | Spring/ Summer 2014 | Print/Online.

2013                             The Thread Magazine | Fall/ Winter 2013 | Print/Online.

2012                             The Thread Magazine | Fall/ Winter 2012 | Print/Online.

 

COMMISSIONS

2015                             Site Specific Artwork | Residential Location | Ithaca, NY

2014                             Public Mural | Inland Congregations United for Change (ICUC) | San Bernardino, CA

 

ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE

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