EDUCATION
2020 Master of Fine Arts in Photography, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT
2009 Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, cum laude, State University of New York College at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY | Minor: Political Science

RESIDENCIES, FELLOWSHIPS & WORKSHOPS
2021 DocX Archive Lab Fellowship, Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University
2021 Happy and Bob Doran Connecticut Artist in Residence
2020 UnionDocs Center for Documentary Arts (Fall CoLAB)
2020 Eddie Adams Workshop
2019 New York Times Portfolio Review

GRANTS & SCHOLARSHIPS
2020 Art and Social Justice Initiative, Grant Receipient
2020 Dean's Critical Practice Research Grant, Grant Recipient
2019 The NikonStoryteller Scholarship, Semi-finalist
2018 Yale Women Faculty Forum Seed Grant, Grant Recipient
2017 Lucie Foundation, Emerging Artist Scholarship, Shortlist
2017 Robert David Lion Gardiner Foundation, Gardiner-Shenker Scholar, Grant Recipient

SOLO EXHIBITION
2022 Fairfield Museum and History Center, Fairfield, CT (forthcoming)
2022 Donaldson Gallery, Miss Porter's School, Farmington, CT (forthcoming)

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2021 Homecoming, JKC Gallery, Trenton, NJ (forthcoming)
2021 what is the also?, Archive/Project Space, Pittsfield, MA
2021 Hindsight 2020, Green Hall Gallery, New Haven, CT
2021 Free as Air and Water, Mattatuck Museum, Waterbury, CT 
2020 Across the Diaspora, Yale Center for Collaborative Arts and Media, New Haven, CT
2020 Shifting Sights, Area Gallery, Boston, MA
2020 Hindsight 2020, Online Thesis Exhibition, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT
2020 Rituals of Resistance, The Urban Collective, New Haven, CT
2019 Odds and Ends Art Book Fair, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
2019 Untitled (MFA 2nd Year Fall Show), Green Hall Gallery, New Haven, CT
2019 HOME: Where I Seek, I Find, Myself, PHmuseum, online
2019 Black Femme Mystique, Nick Theater-Trumbull College - Yale University, New Haven, CT
2019 Complicit: Erasure of the Body, Yale Divinity, New Haven, CT
2018 Run What You Brung!!, Green Hall Gallery, New Haven, CT
2018 The State of America, The PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, VT
2017 The Crisis in Black Education, ASALH, Cincinnati, OH
2017 H2O Project, LaGuardia Gallery of Photographic Arts, Long Island City, NY
2017 The Lavender Line: Coming out in Queens, Queens Museum, Flushing, NY
2017 68° North: A Visual Journey Through The Alaskan Wilderness, LaGuardia Gallery of Photographic Arts, Long Island City, NY
2015 Raw Artist: Brooklyn Presents “Bold,” Brooklyn, NY
2014 ONWARD Compe’, Project Basho Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

PUBLISHED PHOTOGRAPHY
2021 The Wall Street Journal (forthcoming)
2021 Travel + Leisure Magazine, August
2021 The Trace, online feature, June
2021  NPR, online, March
2020 Musee Magazine, online feature, December 
2020 EarthJustice, August, pg. 19
2020 Bloomberg Businessweek, pg. 2-11, July
2019 Retrospecta 42, Yale School of Architecture, pg. 141, September 
2018 Aint-Bad, online feature, August
2018 The State of America, The PhotoPlace Gallery, pg. 66, December
2018 14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine - The American Experience, online, January
2017 The Lit Magazine, CUNY, pg. 52, Spring
2017 National Geographic, Daily Dozen, May
2017 Photographer’s Forum Magazine, pg. 86 
2017 CUNY Matters, pg.5, February
2016 Photo District News, pg.61, December
2013 Metro US, pg.8, October

SELECTED ACCOLADES
2020 Bill Epperidge Memorial Award
2020 John Ferguson Weir Award
2017 10th Julia Margaret Cameron Award for Women Photographers, Portrait Winner, Fine Art Finalist, Editorial & Documentary Runner Up
2017 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”

CURATORIAL & COLLABORATIONS
2020 Black Archive New Haven: A Collective Memory Project 
2019 Systems of Power at (dis)play, Yale School of Architecture (Co-writer and photographer)
2019 The Indispensable Project, Susan B. Hilles Gallery, New Haven, CT (Co-curator)

ARTIST TALKS
2022 Miss Porter's School, Spring '22 Prescott Visitng Artist, Farmington, CT (forthcoming)
2021 LaGuardia Community College, Long Island City, NY
2021 Free as Air and Water by Tajh Rust
2020 Wadsworth Atheneum Museum - Amistad Center, Hartford, CT
2020 Summerbridge, San Francisco University High School, San Francisco, CA 
2019 Green Hall, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT 
2019 F8 Photo Collective, Kehler Gallery, New Haven, CT
2019 The Manner in Which We Dwell: Thinking Nature with New Haven ArtistsYale University, New Haven, CT 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
2021  Adjunct Professor, Introduction to Digital Photography, Adelphi University 
2019 Teaching Assistant to Danna Singer, Beginning Black and White Photography, Yale School of Art

PERMANENT COLLECTIONS
2021 Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library | Thesis Portfolio
2019  Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library  | The Indispensable Project book
2017 Wagner Archives, LaGuardia Community College, Long Island City, NY

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