EDUCATION

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate from the Summer Studio Program,

Virginia Commonwealth University (2013); Full Merit Scholarship

 

BFA Magna Cum Laude from Virginia Commonwealth University,

Painting and Printmaking Major / Dance and Choreography Minor;

(2009-2013); Outstanding Senior Book Award (2013); Dean’s Honor List (2009 - 2013);

Theresa Pollak Scholarship Award (2012); Academic Achievement Award (2010-2012)

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2019    My Shell Makes Itself, 5-50 Gallery, Queens, New York (forthcoming, November)

            palmsTiger Strikes Asteroid, Los Angeles, California (March)

2018    in•ti•mate, Random Access Gallery, Syracuse University Visiting Artist and Lecture Series, Syracuse, New York  (December)

            Partial Shade III: Alligator, Austin, Texas (October)

            URNSCooler Gallery, Brooklyn, New York (September)

            Issue Two: Devotional, The Church, Troy, NY (August)

            Partial Shade II: Finer FeelingsAustin, Texas (May)

            Order My StepsBrooklyn Studio for Dance, Brooklyn, New York (May)

            Are We In Sync, Pfizer Building (curated by SVA MA Curatorial Practice Fellows '19), New York, New York (April)

            xenomorphs, SPRING/BREAK Art Show, New York, New York (Forthcoming, March)

            xoxo, Museum of Human Achievement, Austin, Texas ( January)

2017   HELLO GIRLS!, No Vacancy 3 (curated by ALT ESC) , Brooklyn, New York (November)

Summer Vids 3.0, Sadie Halie Projects, Minneapolis, Minnesota (August)

NO NEW FORMS, Trestle Projects, Brooklyn, New York (June-September)

MATERIAL WORLD, SPRING/BREAK BKLYN IMMERSIVE, Brooklyn, New York (May)

MUTUAL ORBIT, SPRING/BREAK Art Show, New York, New York (March)

2016   Rules of Attraction, 395 Johnson Ave., Brooklyn, New York (July)

2015   Début, ERA VI VII VI, Queens, New York (March)

2013   Body Dirt, The Refrigerator, Richmond, Virginia (June)

FATA MORGANA, VCU Fine Arts Building, Richmond, Virginia (July)

Almost Famous, Reynolds Gallery, Richmond, Virginia (June - July)

Annual Fine Art Exhibition, Anderson Gallery, Richmond, Virginia (April)

Cabinet of Curiosities, Gallery Two Three, Richmond, Virginia (March)

CURATORIAL/COLLECTIVE PROJECTS

MATERIAL GIRLS

Co-Founder | New York, New York; Los Angeles, California; Austin, Texas; ETC. | 01/2017 - Present

ERA VI VII VI

Co-Founder | Queens, New York | 03/2014 - 01/2016

RESIDENCIES/AWARDS

LMCC Workspace Residency 2019 Finalist | New York, New York

Queens Art Fund New Work Grant 2019 | Queens, New York

Wassaic Guest Artist Residency | April 2019 | Wassaic, New York

Vermont Studio Center Fellowship | August 2018 | Johnson, Vermont

ASMBLY | Session #1 April/May 2017 | Brooklyn, New York

Wassaic Artist Residency | January 2017 | Wassaic, New York

LECTURE SERIES

MATERIAL GIRLS at Syracuse University School of Art Visiting Artist Lecture Series, December 6, 2018

COLLECTIONS

Try-me Contemporary Art Collection | Richmond, Virginia  

PRESS / PUBLICATIONS

Alternative Art Spaces Take On East Texas

(Glasstire, October 12, 2018)

Explain Me: The Spring Break Art Show Part One and Two With Pictures!

(ARTFCITY, March 17, 2018)

Interview with MATERIAL GIRLS

(DE:FORMAL, MARCH 14, 2018)

The Best of Spring/Break, the Outré Art Fair in an abandoned Times Square Office Building

(Bedford & Bowery, March 7, 2018)

 

The Material Girls’ Exhibition xoxo at the Museum of Human Achievement

(Aeqai, February 19, 2018)

 

MATERIAL GIRLS: xoxo

(Conflict of Interest, February 8, 2018)

 

MATERIAL GIRLS: THE COLLECTIVE EXPLORING INTIMACY WITH POWER TOOLS

(PAPER MAGAZINE, January 19, 2018)

An Art Health Spa Opening In New York This Summer

(Galerie Magazine, August 3, 2017)

Exploring a Huge, Glowing, Immersive Warehouse Experience at Frieze Week

(VICE, May 17 2017) 

SPRING/BREAK Art Show Trades Labryinthine Rooms for Immersive Installations

(HYPERALLERGIC, May 9, 2017)

SPRING BREAK PRESENTS BKLYN IMMERSIVE

(EYES TOWARDS The DOVE, May 9, 2017)

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them at Armory Week 2017 

(W Magazine, March 3 2017)

A Tour of the 2017 SPRING/BREAK Art Show 

(ARTNEWS, March 3 2017)

Scenes of Madness from High Above Times Square at SPRING/BREAK Art Show 

(W Magazine, March 1, 2017)

Inside SPRING/BREAK, The Best Armory Week Arts Fair Inside A Times Square Office Building 

(gothamist, March 1 2017)

Interview with Linda Rucina and Hilliary Gabryel on their exhibition space ERA VI VII VI in New York 

(MyTemplArt, January 15 2015)