Curriculum Vitae


EDUCATION
2018
Master of Fine Arts, Design and Technology, Parsons School of Design The New School (Paris & New York City)
2006
Bachelor of Arts with Provost’s Honors, Visual Arts (Media-Computing) & Political Science,  University of California, San Diego

EXHIBITIONS / SCREENINGS / PERFORMANCES / COLLABORATIVE PROJECTS
2018
Parsons Paris Graduation Exhibition, Mona Bizmarck American Center, Paris, France
2018
ReFrag Festival: Cradle to Grave, En Cours, Paris, France
201
Occupy Earth, University of Aalto, Helsinki, Finland
2017
MERGE: An Exhibition of Art && Design with Code, Plateforme Gallery, Paris, France
2017
MAJOR MAJOR Spectrum, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY
2015
SONYA Art Walk, Brooklyn, NY
2015     
BLUE, TRU Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2014     
MIX NYC 27th Annual NY Queer Experimental Film Festival, Brooklyn, NY
2014     
SONYA Art Walk, Brooklyn, NY   
2013
MIX NYC 26th Annual NY Queer Experimental Film Festival, Brooklyn, NY
2013
SONYA Art Walk, Brooklyn, NY
2012     
How’s the Weather (public mural), in collaboration with Ellie Balk, Brooklyn, NY
2006    
Frameline30 San Francisco International LGBT Film Festival, San Francisco, CA
2006  
13th Annual San Diego Latino Film Festival & 1st Annual Cine Gay Showcase with Q&A

TEACHING
2018
Part-Time Faculty, Parsons School of Design The New School, New York, NY
2018      
Adjunct Faculty, NYU Tandon School of Engineering, Brooklyn, NY
2017      
Teaching Fellow, Parsons MFA Design and Technology, New York, NY
2012 –
2013
Teaching Artist, Contemporary Art Education Program, BRIC Arts Media, New York, NY
2006     
Media Arts Instructor, Teen Producers Project, Media Arts Center San Diego, San Diego

RECENT CURATORIAL PROJECTS
2018      
ReFrag Festival: Cradle to Grave, March 28-31, En Cours, Paris, FR
2017      
Radical Networks, October 19-22, Chemistry Creative, Brooklyn, NY
2016      
Radical Networks, November 4-6, Chemistry Creative, Brooklyn, NY
2016
Lady Tech Guild and Friends, with Rokudenashiko, May 19, Eyebeam, Brooklyn, NY
2016     
Black Spatial Matters, April 9, Eyebeam, Brooklyn, NY
2015      
Inside/Out event series, November-December, South Street Seaport, NY
2015      
Radical Networks, October 24-25, NYU Tandon School of Engineering, Brooklyn, NY
2015
Cells and Seams: A Discussion on Biotechnology and Fashion, September 12, South Street Seaport, New York, NY
2015     
Re-Making Patterns, September, South Street Seaport, New York, NY
2015     
Adorn and Subvert: A Discussion on Wearable Resistance, August 9, South Street Seaport,   New York, NY
2015      
Making Patterns (exhibition and public programs), July-September, South Street Seaport, New York, NY

SELECTED LECTURES / PRESENTATIONS / WORKSHOPS / CRITIQUES
2018      
ATELIERS DE POLITIQUES TERRIENNE / Mondes possibles, in collaboration withwith Melanie Crean and Jamer Hunt, curated by Bruno Latour and SPEAP (Frédérique Aït Touati, Emanuele Coccia, Jean-Michel Frodon, Donato Ricci, and SPEAP students), Theatre de Nantes Amandiers, Nantes, FR
2018      
Disorienting Identities Symposium, Le Musée des Arts Décoratifs (MAD), Paris, FR
2016       
The Queer Red Phone: Designing Interfaces and Community Accountability Networks,          workshop facilitator with Miki Foster, Allied Media Conference 2016, Detroit, MI
2016       
Computer Science & The Arts, panelist & presenter, CSNYC, eBay NYC, New York, NY Panelists include Daniel Shiffman, Lauren Gardner, Brian Cohen
2016      
Art and Technology Panel, panelist, West Harlem Arts Fund & Iconic Linx Present Fusion, New York, New York, NY
2016      
The NYCMER Digital Playground: exploring new tools for creating and distributing digital content in museums, presenter, New York City Museum Educators Roundtable (NYCMER)       Conference, New York, NY
2016      
Their visionary projects result in new public engagements that cascade far beyond our communities, curator & panel moderator, Residency Reset, Eyebeam, Brooklyn, NY.  Panelists: Joanne McNeil, Tahir Hemphill, and Kaho Abe
2015      
The Queer Red Phone: Designing Interfaces and Community Accountability Network Through Mesh, workshop facilitator with Miki Foster, Radical Networks, Brooklyn, NY
2015       
Clothing, Beauty and Identity in Technology, panelist, Facets 2015, Brooklyn, NY.  Moderator: Caroline Sinders; Panelists: Arabel Sicardi, Joelle Florentin
2014
Arts and Innovation, presenter/expert, French-American Foundation / French Ministry of Culture and Communications Arts and Innovation Program, New York, NY
2014      
Maker Party, presenter, Mozilla Festival, London, UK
2014      
Museums and Digital Fabrication, presenter, New York City Museum Educators Roundtable (NYCMER) Annual Conference, Museum of Moving Image, Queens, NY
2014      
ArtsEdTechNYC Celebrates Fashion, panelist, Apple Store SoHo, New York, NY

FELLOWSHIPS / RESIDENCIES / AWARDS
2017  
Hive NYC Mozilla Foundation Leadership Grant (2017-2018)
2017
Parsons The New School Teaching Fellowship
2017 
Parsons The New School Graduate Student Travel Grant
2016
The New School President’s Scholarship (2016 - 2018)
2014
Ace Hotel Artist-in-Residency (Ace AIR), New York, NY
2014 
Hive Digital Media Learning Fund Travel Grant, New York Community Trust
2012
Brooklyn Arts Council Local Capacity Building Grant, Brooklyn, NY



Cargo Collective 2017