Exhibitions/Projects

  2022   Musee Magazine, Weekend Portfolio feature, March 4th with text and photographs online

             ALTFF Film Festival finalist in Indie festival for Ultra Shorts category in Vancover, CA

             Tune in to Green, Experimental short film series online at the Diaramaroom.com, 3/3-5/31

  2021   Southern Utah Museum of Art, Cedar City, UT, "This Earth", Montello Foundation  group show

             Astoria Film Festival, debut of three experimental animations, Heart of Gold, NYC

             Michael Foley Gallery, NYC group show with Gerald Slota and Ellen Wallenstein

  2020   QCA New Works, Artists Talk, Dec. 17th with Elaine Matczak interview zoom live stream

             Queens Council on the Arts, SuCasa Program, Rochdale Village, Queens, NY 

             Art from the Epicenter, online auction and exhibit 

  2019   Queens Council on the Arts, SuCasa Program, Newtown Center, Queens, NY

             Jackson Heights Art Talks, E77, Artists Talk with David Max Rothenberg

  2018   Queens Council on the Arts, SuCasa Program, Queensbridge Houses, NY

             School of Visual Arts, Photo Dept faculty show

  2017   Wave Hill House, Wave Hill Gardens, Bronx, NY solo show

             Queens Council on the Arts, SuCasa Program online portfolio of Cambria Heights

  2016   Open Source Gallery, group show, Brooklyn NY
             Montello Foundation, Montello, Nevada, artist residency

  2015   Callicoon Trading, "Silhouettes", Callicoon, NY

             Queens Museum Artists Market, Flushing Meadows, NY

             SPARCS Program Artist, NYC Council on the Arts, Sunnyside, NY
  2014    Wave Hill House, Bronx, NY Winter Artist Residency, exhibition and open house

              Arts Commons, traveling public arts exhibitions, Queens, NY

  2013    School of Visual Arts, Photo Dept faculty show
  2012    Catskill Art Society, "Ghosts of the Catskills," Livingston Manor, NY

              George Eastman House International, Rochester, NY Collection of Wm. H. Hunt
              Adelphi University Harley UC Gallery, Group Exhibition, Garden City, NY

   2011   Mondo Studios, Queens NY, Artists open studio exhibition
   2010   Society of Photographic Educators, Group Exhibition, University of the Arts, Phila, PA

   2009   Adelphi University, Klapper Center for Fine Arts, Garden City, NY, group show
   2008   Flux Factory, Queens, NY group exhibition New York, New York based on the Worlds Fair Panorama

              Outsider Studio, Livingston Manor, NY  A Soft Place to Land, group show

   2007   AAVI, online exhibition with the school portal, Mexico City, Mexico

              Outsider Studio, "Through An Optic Nerve", Livingston Manor, NY

   2006   Queens Museum, "Queens International", Studio in A City, Queens, NY

              Outsider Studio, Winter Show, Livingston Manor, NY

   2005   Dry Good Arts Gallery, Livingston Manor, NY Welcome to My Home

   2003   Ricco/Maresca Gallery, New York, NY group show

              Minnesota Center for Photography, Minneapolis, MN "Towards A Low End Theory"

   2002   Queens Museum, "Everything All at Once",international exhibition with catalogue, NYC

              Athens Institute of Contemporary Art, GA, "House", group show of international photographers

   2001   Open City, portfolio from “Directions to My House”, online and literary journal

   2000   Ricco/Maresca Gallery, New York, "Seeds, Squares and Houses", three person show

              Von Lintel & Nusser Gallery, NY, "Unconscious Documentaries" curated by Paul Ha

             The Meat Market Fair, White Columns entrant, Chelsea, New York
   1999  Silverstein Gallery, New York, group show

             White Columns, NY, "Visitor", curated by Lauren Ross

             Brooklyn Brewery, New York, "Mothers Work", group show

   1998  Richard Anderson Fine Arts, project space, New York

             Williamsburg Arts & Cultural Center, "Williamsburg Bridges Tibet"  Brooklyn, New York

             Baird Center, South Orange, New Jersey, "Image after Image", group show
             Gallery 292, New York, group show NYU/ICP alum
             Richard Anderson Fine Arts, group exhibition curated by Casey Kaplan, New York

Awards

   2020   Queens Council on the Arts, New Works Grant, NYC Dept of Art
   2020   Queens Council on the Arts, SuCasa grants working with art courses and senior centers, working in                                           

              Rochdale Village,

   2019   Su Casa grant, Newtown Italian Center, 

   2018   Su Casa grant, Queensbridge Houses

   2017   Su Casa grant, Cambria Heights, Alpha Phi Alpha center

   2015   Sunnyside Community Houses, Sparks grant for photography class and exhibition

   2001   New York Foundation for the Arts, grant for catalogue project, “Directions to My House”

Artist Residencies

    2017   Montello Foundation residency, Montello, Nevada
    2014   Wave Hill, Winter Residency program, three month project

    1998   Chinati Foundation, Marfa, Texas artist residency,

    1994   PS 122, Artists studio recipient
    1991   Yaddo, artist residency in Saratoga Springs, New York
    1989   National Park Service, Ellis Island, New York, Visiting Artists Program

Education

   MA    New York University/ International Center of Photography, NY,  Masters Program in photography

   BFA   University of the Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, photography and printmaking

Teaching

       Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY, Adjunct Instructor in the Fine Arts Department

       School of Visual Arts, New York City, Instructor in the Photo Department

       Adelphi University, Garden City, NY, Adjunct Instructor in the Fine Arts Department

       Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY Visiting Instructor in the Photo Department

       AAVI, D.F. Mexico City, Mexico, Workshop Instructor in Photography School

       LaGuardia Community College, Queens, NY, Instructor in the Photo Department

       Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA, Visiting Instructor in Photography

Publications/Reviews

      Musee Magazine, Evie McKenna, weekend portfolio series online, March 4th intro

      SUMA "This Earth", catalogue of exhibition of Montello Foundation residents environmental works

      Queens International, Everything All At Once, Queens Museum exhibition catalogue

      Art Papers, review, Queens International, catalogue of exhibition at Queens Museum

      Flash Art, October/November 2002, review Queens International show
      Athens Banner-Herald, review
      Directions to My House, self published book of photographs of the built environment
      Open City, Spring issue, portfolio published from Directions to My House
      The New Yorker, review 
      The Village Voice
      Williamsburg Weekly

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