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Artist, Activist, Nonprofit Co-conspirtor, Yoga Instructor, Human...

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UPCOMING 2012

June 1 - 3, performance & visual art, Bushwick Open Studios, Spread Art & beyond, Brooklyn, NY
June 1, performance & visual art, Partners in Crime, Whtidel Arts, Detroit,

PAST

2012
April 30 & May 1, Youth Photography Workshop, PS147, Brooklyn, NY
April 29, video with Thomas Bell (sound) and Anya Liftig (performance), Itinerant Festival, Bronx Art Space, Bronx, NY
April 27 & 28, co-curate, Low Lives 4, livestreamed performance festival, worldwide
April 26, Youth Photography Workshop, La Catalina Foundation, La Manzanilla, Jalisco, Mexico
March 29, Video mix (Non Grata pre-performance), Tangent Gallery, Detroit, MI
March 3, co-curate, co-produce, Low Lives: Occupy, NY, NY & worldwide
February 11, Remote Control Tomato @ Performancy Forum XX
January 19, Video with Thomas Bell (sound) and Anya Liftig (performance), Compendium Launch Event, Vaudeville Park, Brooklyn, NY

2011
Nov-Dec, Youth Photography Workshops, La Catalina Foundation, La Manzanilla, Jalisco, Mexico
November 19, Remote Control Tomato, Spread Arts streams to Dimanche Rouge, Paris, France & Brooklyn, NY
November 12, Remote Control Tomato @ PPL Performance Forum, Grace Exhibition Space, Brooklyn, NY
October 15, Remote Control Tomato, Spread Art streams to Dimanche Rouge #9, Paris, France & Brooklyn, NY
August 21, Remote Control Tomato, Dimanche Rouge, Paris, France & Brooklyn, NY
August, Video collaboration with Victoria Gibson, Rise Up Fallen Angel, Center for Performance Research, Brooklyn, NY
June 18, visual art & video/performance with The Tronic, Summer Group Show, Spread Art, Brooklyn, NY
June 4 & 5, photography & mixed media, Bushwick Open Studios, Spread Art, Brooklyn, NY and Trinity Project, Brooklyn, NY

2010
March - Aug (monthly), Video mix, Creative Music Incubator, The Tank, NY, NY
July, Video, Do You Know You're Being Recorded (with dancer/choreographer Laura Arend), Arts @ Renaissance, Brooklyn, NY
June, Summer Group Show, Spread Art, Brooklyn, NY
April, Video, The Tronic @ Bent Festival, Brooklyn, NY
February, Photo mix, Creative Music Incubator, The Tank, NY, NY

2009
November 2009, Bushwick Is..., BETA Spaces, Brooklyn, NY
October 2009, Numbers installation, Chachama Film Festival, NY, NY
September - October 2009, Photography, Collage, Mixed Media, Spread Art at the Brooklyn Artillery, Brooklyn, NY
September 2009, Live Art, Sept 11th Concert, Spread Art, Brooklyn, NY
June 2009, Summer Group Show, Spread Art, Brooklyn, NY
June 2009, Youth Art Workshop, Williamsburg Walks, Brooklyn, NY
June 2009, The Art of Letting Go (mural project), AKA Potion Cafe, Brooklyn, NY
March 2009, Found Image Collage, LiveBliss, La Manzanilla, Mexico
March 2009, Mixed Media, Spread Art at Bridge Art Fair, Miami, FL
January 2009, Recent Photography, LiveBliss, La Manzanilla, Mexico

2008
November 2008, Proud Flesh, Alan Hancock College, Santa Maria, CA
November 2008, Election 2008, Art Gotham, NY, NY
June 2008, Motion, NY Open Center, NY, NY

2007
October 2007, The Encampment, Roosevelt Island, NY
May 2007, The Orange Matter and FreeBOS, Bushwick DPW, Brooklyn, NY
May 2007, Bushwick Artist Showcase, Wykoff Starr, Brooklyn, NY
March 2007, 30th Small Works, 80 Washington Square East Galleries, NY, NY

2006
November 2006, Bushwick is…, Potion Café, Brooklyn, NY
October 2006, Gemini Artist, Office Ops Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2005
October 2005, Open Studio, NY Citywide Open Studios, 950 Hart St,, Brooklyn, NY
July 2005, Pool Art Fair, Solita Soho Hotel, NY, NY

2004
October 2004, Open Studio, d.u.m.b.o. Art Under the Bridge, 31 Washington St., Brooklyn, NY
July 2004, Artists for Animals, Sev Shoon Gallery, Seattle, WA
January 2004, 27th Small Works (Honorable Mention), 80 Washington Square East Galleries, NY, NY

2003
December 2003, Emerging Artists Showcase, Soho storefront, NY, NY
November 2003, Manually Altered Photos (Solo Show), Lulu Café, Seattle, WA
October 2003, Open Studio, d.u.m.b.o. Art Under the Bridge, 70 Washington St., Brooklyn, NY
July 2003, Artists for Animals, CHAC Gallery, Seattle, WA


OTHER
Development Director, Detroit Community Arts Alliance, Detroit
Managing Director, Chez Bushwick, Brooklyn, NY
Sponsorship Consultant, Blip Festival, Brooklyn, NY
Development Associate, The Tank, NYC
Founder, Live Bliss, La Manzanilla, Jalisco, Mexico
Co-Director, Spread Art, NYC
Co-Founder, The Orange Matter, NYC & CA
Development Director, Creative Alternatives of New York, NY
Co-Collaborator, Gemini Artist, Seattle & NYC
Producer, Bushwick Spring Arts Festival; Brooklyn, NY
Founding Member, Arts in Bushwick, Brooklyn, NY
Producer, Bushwick Open Studios, Brooklyn, NY
Co-Founder, Artists for Animals, Seattle


SCHOOL:
J.D. with Honors, University of Washington School of Law, Seattle, WA
B.A. Political Science, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO

Interests

travel, buddhism, yoga and yoga therapy, creative expression, social justice, and a whole lot more.