Education

2017 MA, Fashion Studies -- Parsons, The New School for Design

2010 BA, Studio Art. Minor, Art History -- University of Maryland

Work Experience

2017-Present     Part-Time Faculty: Parsons, The New School for Design, New York, NY

2016-2017         Graduate Teaching Assistant: Parsons, The New School for Design, New York, NY

2014-2015         Gallery Director: Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery, Washington, DC

2013-2014         Exhibitions Manager: Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery, Washington, DC

2012-2013         Gallery Assistant: Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery, Washington, DC

2011-2012          Social Media Administrator, the 9/11 Arts Project: Smith Center for Healing and the Arts, Washington, DC

2011                  Intern: Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, DC

2011                  Museum Assistant: The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC

 

Freelance

Studio Assistant, Designer, Web and Social Media Consultant, Exhibition Installation Assistant: (clients include)

Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY
Parsons, the New School for Design, New York, NY
The Jewish Museum, New York, NY
Dalya Luttwak, Washington, DC
Cottage Curator, Sperryville, VA
Jackie Bailey Labovitz, Washington, DC
Annette Polan, Washington, DC
Dorothy Fall, Washington, DC
Joan Danziger, Washington, DC
Slim Peace Groups, Washington, DC
Youth Learning As Citizen Environmental Scientists, Washington, DC

Publications

A Review of fashion after Fashion at the Museum of Arts and Design, Fashion Projects Blog, May 31, 2017.

A Review of Black Fashion Designers at The Museum at FIT, Fashion Projects Blog, February 26, 2017.

10 Best Looks from Marc Jacobs FW17, Harper's BAZAAR Singapore, February 17, 2017.

10 Best Looks from Michael Kors Collection FW17, Harper's BAZAAR Singapore, February 16, 2017.

All the Accessories We Loved at Kate Spade New York's Spring 2017 Presentation, Harper's BAZAAR Singapore, February 15, 2017.

10 Best Looks from Coach 1941 FW17, Harper's BAZAAR Singapore, February 15, 2017.

10 Best Looks from Moncler Grenoble FW17, Harper's BAZAAR Singapore, February 15, 2017.

10 Best Looks from Naeem Khan FW17, Harper's BAZAAR Singapore, February 15, 2017.

10 Best Looks from Tory Burch FW17, Harper's BAZAAR Singapore, February 15, 2017.

10 Best Looks from 3.1 Phillip Lim FW17, Harper's BAZAAR Singapore, February 14, 2017.

10 Best Looks from Alexander Wang FW17, Harper's BAZAAR Singapore, February 13, 2017.

Matmos Made an Entire Album Using Only a Washing Machine, i-D Magazine Online, February 19, 2016

Prima Materia (essay co-authored with curator, Judy Sherman), Alchemical Vessels Exhibition Catalog, Smith Center for Healing and the Arts, 2013

Solo Art Exhibitions

2014 #reIMAGINE, Hillyer Art Space, Washington, DC

2014 From the Archives, Washington Project for the Arts, NoMA Lobby Project, Washington, DC

Group Art Exhibitions & Events

2017 Alchemical Vessels 2017: The Night Journey, Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery, Washington, DC

2016 Alchemical Vessels 2016, Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery, Washington, DC

2015 Pulse15, Hillyer Art Space, Washington, DC

2015 Alchemical Vessels 2015, Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery, Washington, DC

2015 EMULSION, East City Art | Gallery O on H, Washington, DC (Juror: Adah Rose Bitterbaum)

2014 5x5(x5), Target Gallery | Torpedo Factory Art Center, Alexandria, VA (Juror: Kayleigh Bryant)

2014 Alchemical Vessels 2014, Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery, Washington, DC

2013 Alchemical Vessels, Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery, Washington, DC

2012 Art After Dark: Michelle Izquierdo & Anthony Palliparambil, Kentland's Mansion, Rockville, MD

2010 Impressed: New Visions in Printmaking, Brentwood Arts Center, Brentwood, MD

2010 12x12, artDC Gallery, Hyattsville, MD

2010 Sadat: Art for Peace, Herman Maril Gallery, U. of Maryland, College Park, MD

Curated Exhibitions

2016 Alchemical Vessels 2016, Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery, Washington, DC (Co-curators include: Holly Bass, Jeremy Flick, Lisa Gold, Juanity Hardy, Laura Roulet, and Brooke Seidelmann)

2013 From the Outside, Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery, Washington, DC

Public Art Commissions

2015 Traffic Control Wraps, Duke Street, Alexandria, VA

Public Collections

West Virginia University -- Sunnyside U Club Residence Hall
University of Virginia Children's Hospital -- Battle Building

Reviews

2014 Mark Jenkins, "In the Galleries" column, The Washington Post, 14 Nov 2014 (pdf | link)

2014 Matthew Zipf, "Hillyer Art Space charts a course for success in the DC arts scene," The Washington Post Online, 14 Nov 2014 (pdf | link)