EDUCATION

2020  Masters of Fine Arts in Photography, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT

            Associate of Applied Science in Commercial Photography, LaGuardia Community College, Long Island City, NY
            Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, cum laude, State University of New York College at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY | Minor: Political Science

EXHIBITIONS
2019  HOME: Where I Seek, I Find, Myself, PHmuseum, online (Group)
           Black Femme Mystique, Nick Theater-Trumbull College, Yale University, (Group)
           Complicit: Erasure of the Body, Yale Divinity, New Haven, CT (Group)
2018  Run What You Brung, Green Gallery, New Haven, CT (Group)
2017  The State of America, The PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, VT (Group)
           The Crisis in Black Education, ASALH, Cincinnati, OH (Group)
           H2O Project, LaGuardia Gallery of Photographic Arts, Long Island City, NY (Group)
           The Lavender Line: Coming out in Queens, Queens Museum, Flushing, NY (Group)
           68° North: A Visual Journey Through The Alaskan Wilderness, LaGuardia Gallery of Photographic Arts, Long Island City, NY (Group)
2015 Raw Artist: Brooklyn Presents “Bold,” Brooklyn, NY (Group) 
2014 ONWARD Compe’, Project Basho Gallery, Philadelphia, PA (Group)

PUBLISHED PHOTOGRAPHY
2018 Aint-Bad, online feature, August
2017 The State of America, pg 66, December
          The Lit Magazine, pg 52, Spring
          National Geographic, Daily Dozen, May
          Photographer’s Forum Magazine, pg. 86 
          CUNY Matters, pg.5, February
2016 Photo District News, pg.61, December
2013 Metro US, pg.8, October

SELECTED ACCOLADES
2019 New York Times Portfolio Review
2017 10th Julia Margaret Cameron Award for Women Photographers, Portrait Winner, Fine Art Finalist, Editorial & Documentary Runner Up
          Photographer’s Forum Magazine, Best of College & High School Photography, Finalist
2016 Photo District News, “World in Focus” competition, 1st Place
2014 ONWARD Compe’, International Photo competition, Popular Vote Winner
2013 Metro US, International Photo competition, New York Finalist
2012 National Academy of Arts, Emmy recognition for Special Class series, MTV “MADE”

ARTIST TALKS
2019 The Manner in Which we Dwell: Thinking Nature with New Haven Artists, Moderator 
          Yale University, New Haven, CT 

PERMANENT COLLECTIONS
2017 Wagner Archives, LaGuardia Community College, Long Island City, NY

GRANTS & SCHOLARSHIPS
2019 The NikonStoryteller Scholarship, Semi-finalist
2018 Yale Women Faculty Forum Seed Grant, Grant Recipient
2017 Lucie Foundation, Emerging Artist Scholarship, Shortlist
         Robert David Lion Gardiner Foundation, Gardiner-Shenker Scholar, Grant Recipient

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