Lives and works in Chicago, IL

Education

2018 MFA Candidate, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
2006 BFA San Diego State University, San Diego, CA
2004/05 L’Academia di Belle Arte, Florence, Italy

Selected Exhibitions and Performances

2017

With doors (without her), Performance, Dys/Functional Furniture, SITE Gallery, Chicago, IL

Five things I know to be true, Performance, New Blood XI Performance Festival, Links Hall, Chicago, IL

With doors, Collaborative performance with Máiréad Delaney, No Nation, Chicago, IL

weak teeth, strong legs, Performance, dfbrl8r Gallery, Chicago, IL

Birth of the Yuppie, Performance, The Learning Machine, Chicago, IL

Untitled (After Eureka), HD Video, Clifton Film Fest, Workhouse Arts Center, Lorton, VA

2016

In an ever-changing place, move?, Collaborative performance with Nanna Rosenfeldt-Olsen, SUGS Gallery, School of Art Institute of Chicago, IL

Maintaining (Part II), Durational performance and installation, New Blood X Performance Festival, Links Hall, Chicago, IL

Intimacy, Performance, Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA

2015

My Grandmother's House, HD video, Eyes Walk Festival, Syros, Greece

2014

Follow, by Sarah Elgart, On Edge Festival, Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA

Walking, Timing, in conjunction with Autobiography of Red, University of California Santa Barbara, CA

The Walker, Castello di Otranto, BAU Institute, Otranto, Italy

2013

Desire, The Barn, Santa Barbara, CA

B-Sides, 114 Chapala, Santa Barbara, CA

Chaos, Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara, CA

2012

A Christmas Carol, The Marjorie Luke Theater, Santa Barbara, CA

2011

Chain Letter, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2010

(Green) more than a color, Art From Scrap, Santa Barbara, CA

2007

New Work, Tent City, Coronado, CA

Residencies

International Women's Foundation, Marfa, TX, 2015
BAU Institute, Otranto, Italy, 2014

Curatorial Projects

Fringe Film Series, Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara, Curator, 2014
Visiting Artist Summer Series, Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara, Curator, 2013
B-Sides, 114 Chapala, Co-curator, 2013

Professional Experience

Director of Development and company member, Proximity Theatre, 2012 - present
Director of Community Engagement, Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara, CA, 2011 - 2014
Writing Workshop Instructor, Experimental Autobiography: The Nature of Subjectivity, University of California Santa Barbara, CA, 2014
Company member and ballet instructor, Santa Barbara Festival Ballet and Santa Barbara Dance Arts, CA, 2010 - 2013

Publications

The Walker, Published by Unwork Inc., 2016

Press

2013
Review of Proximity Theatre: DESIRE, Box of Contents
Body parting, Santa Barbara News Press