EXHIBITIONS & PUBLIC ART

 

SING FOR HOPE PIANOS 2016 "OPERATION FREEDOM": Created a piano for the Eric and Jessie Decker Foundation (EJDF) which was displayed at 28 Liberty Plaza and Central Park, Literary Walk, NYC. (New York, NY, June 2016)

GREENPOINT GALLERY:  Group show curated by Shawn James. (Brooklyn, NY, April 2016)

SING FOR HOPE PIANOS 2015 "REFLECTIONS/TRANSFORMATION":  Designed and created a mixed-media (sculptural mosaic) piano for Sing for Hope Pianos. Piano was displayed under the DUMBO Archway from June 5 - June 21, 2015. Piano is now on display & in use at the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Rusk Rehabilitation Center. (DUMBO, Brooklyn, NY - June 2015 and Rusk Rehabilitation Center, New York, NY - October 2015 - Present))

SUPERBOWL XLVIII PIANO:  Collaboration between Sing for Hope and the NFL. Designed and painted a New York themed piano with Sing for Hope’s Youth Program students for Superbowl XLVIII. Displayed in the VIP section of the IZOD center during the pre-game events.  (IZOD Center, East Rutherford, NJ - February 2014):

SING FOR HOPE PIANOS 2013 "WHAT DREAMS MAY COME":  Designed and built/painted one of the Sing for Hope pianos which was publicly installed at Greeley Square and then Lincoln Center Plaza (New York, NY - June 2013)

“THE ORIGINALS,” MANA Contemporary: Group show curated by Eileen Kaminsky. (Jersey City, NJ, July-October 2012)

Art Students League of New York:  Group show, Leonid Lerman Class Mixed-Media. (New York, NY - May 2012)

Art Students League of New York: Group show, Leonid Lerman Class Mixed-Media. (New York, NY - April 2011)

 

DESIGN/PRODUCTION/DEVELOPMENT:

 

CO-CREATOR, “The Graces” (Devised theater piece). First development presented at Leimay's SOAK Festival. (2015)

PROGRAM COVER ARTIST, “Miss Julia,” Casa Ensamble 2013 & Iberoamericano Festival, Bogota, Colombia (2014)

ART DIRECTOR, “Won this Game Before,” music video by/for the Australian duo Geppetto. YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R8P3J0-_Bjg (New York, NY - 2012) 

PUPPET CONSTRUCTION ASSISTANT, “The Dali Project,” Puppet Junction Productions (2012)

GRAPHIC DESIGNER, “Harry’s Christmas” produced by Chopt Logic Theater (2012) 

ARTISTIC ASSOCIATE, At Hand Theater, New York, NY (2009 – 2011)

PRODUCER “Manon/Sandra” New York Fringe Festival (2009) 

 

DIRECTING HIGHLIGHTS

 

 “NO EVIL” Director/Creator, Puppets & Poets Festival, Alphabet Arts, Brooklyn, NY (2012)

“THE BACK LINE” Director, Death by POP! Festival, At Hand Theater, New York, NY (2009)

“TRICKSTER AT THE GATE” Assistant Director, At Hand Theater, New York, NY (2009)

 

PERFORMANCE HIGHLIGHTS

 

 “ZEITGEIST" (Butoh Performer), Zen Zen Zo Physical Theater, Brisbane, Australia (2008)

 “THE CHAIRS” (Woman). Round House Theater, Silver Spring, MD (2005)

 “UNWRAPPED” (Chriss/Oliva), Phoenix Theatre, Washington, DC (2004)

"JUMPERS" (Machine Jumper, Washington Shakespeare Company, Washington, DC (2004)

"SYLVIA" (Sylvia), Will Act for Food, Viaduct Theater, Chicago, IL (2002)

"HEAVEN AND HELL ON EARTH: A DIVINE COMEDY" (Michelle), Actors Theatre of Louisville (Humana Festival), Louisville, KY (2001)

 

INTERNSHIPS/APPRENTICESHIPS

 

Zen Zen Zo Physical Theater,  Brisbane, Australia (2008)

Actors Theatre of Louisville (Acting Apprentice), Louisville, KY (2000-2001)

 

EDUCATION/TRAINING:

 

British American Drama Academy, Oxford, England (1999)

James Madison University, BA Theater Performance, Harrisonburg, VA (2000)

Art Students League of New York - Egg Tempra, Mixed Media Sculpture, Welding (2010 - 2015)

SITI Company & Tina Mitchell - Suzuki & Viewpoints Training (2001, 2007 - 2015)