Selected Curated Exhibitions

Amor Fati | Chicago Artist Coalition | December 2016

Ethno \ graphic | Chicago Artist Coalition | August 2016, Chicago

Analogues | Chicago Artist Coalition | April 2016, Chicago

PPPM (Post Post Post Modernism) Exhibition | at Lake Paradise | Mar 2013

Curators Showcase Exhibit | Hairpin Arts Center | Oct 2011, Chicago

Neighborhood All-Star Exhibit | Art@Cole’s Series #25 | May 2014, Chicago

SQUARED! Art+Community Event & Exhibitions | Curator & Organizer | Oct 2012

AnyPlace: An Exhibition Examining Progress and the Unfinished Show | LIP (Life in Progress) Series | Oct 2010, Chicago

Press & Interviews

Chicago Reader, Links Hall celebrates 40 years of being whatever the Chicago dance community needs it to be, March 28, 2019

WGN Radio, OTL #640: Trek Talk in Logan Square, Organizing Black Chicago, The Secret History of Lil’ Ed Williams, January 19, 2019

DNAInfoChicago, Prominent Wall Gets New Look (Lead Artist, Community Mural), July 30, 2015

Logansquarist, New Mural On Medill Discussed (Lead Artist and Organizer, Community Mural), May 27, 2015

Logansquarist, AnySquared’s Cinema Minima Residence, October 31, 2013

Logansquarist, Local Photographers Featured at Art@Cole’s (Interview), August 24, 2012

The Northwest Passage, Anysquared Shows Photography in Logan Square (Interview), August 22, 2012

Chicago Reader, 2012 Best Public Art Event (relating to AnySquared’s work in 2011)

Selected Curation | Projects | Organizations 

Art Leaders of Color Network (ALCN) | Founder | March 2016 – Present

Cinema Minima | Programmer| Jan 2010 – Jan 2015

AnySquared Projects (all-volunteer artists collaborative and network) | AnySquared.com | Co-Founder, Organizer, Curator, and Promoter | Jan 2010–Present

Selected Special Events | Exhibitions | & Projects:

The POWER Project | Organizer | Jun 2017- Present

Community Mural at Medill & Milwaukee | Organizer | Mar 2015-Aug 2015

AnySquared Projects’ Residency at the Hairpin Arts Center (exhibit and 12 public arts events) | Curator & Organizer | Sept 2014–Nov 2014

Ready-Set-Go Art! Community Event & Open Studio | at AnyWhere Space | Organizer & Promoter | Aug 2013

AnySquared’s Galleries at Milwaukee Avenue Arts Festival 2009–2011.| Curator of Curators & Organizer: 2011 Head of Art Committee; 2010 Head of the South End Galleries | 2010–2011

ART. SWAP. MEET. (Community Event: Artists Exchanged Art) | Organizer & Promoter | 2011 and 2015

Logan Square Holiday Art Show (as AnySquared) | Organizer & Promoter | Dec 2010

LIP (Life in Progress) Art Series | Curator & Organizer (Featured Program for 2010 Chicago Artists Month: 1 of 12 highlighted) | Oct 2010

Chicago ARTillery (now defunct collective) | Organizer, Curator, and Promoter | May 2009–Jan 2010

Awards | Grants | Selections

Propeller Fund |  Lavender Menace Occupation | Fall 2016.

SAIC Enrichment Fund Grant | Cinema Minima Residency | Spring 2013

Awesome Foundation | The Division Street Project | May 2013

Chicago Artists Month Featured Program | AnySquared’s LIP (Life in Progress) Series | Selected as 1 of 12 highlighted programs | 2010

Teaching | Facilitation

Scenarios USA | Teaching Artist | Fall 2014

Education

School of the Art Institute of Chicago | Master of Arts Administration & Policy | 2014

Columbia College Chicago | Bachelors in Arts | Photography | 2004

Selected Web  Projects

Rascal Mag | http://rascalmag.com/ | Lead Developer | March 2017

Because Art | http://www.becauseart.org | Lead Developer and Videographer | April 2015

E-merge | http://blogs.saic.edu/emerge/ | Lead Developer | December 2014

Shame that Tune | http://shamethattune.com | Lead Developer and Editor | August 2012

Selected Volunteer Activities

Assistant Editor for Phonebook 4 | Threewalls | Spring 2014

Art Committee Milwaukee Avenue Arts Festival | 2009–2011

Changing Worlds Event Assistant | 2007-2009