EDUCATION

2023, MFA Candidate - Visual Arts; University of California San Diego (full scholarship)

2016, BFA - Photography, Video and Imaging; University of Arizona

EMPLOYMENT

2020-present

University of California San Diego

Instructional Assistant - TA

San Diego, CA

2017-2020

Raya Labs 

Photographic Retoucher, Web Designer, & Assistant to the Creative Director

Los Angeles, CA

Mild West Productions

On Set Photographer 

Tucson, AZ

2017

Performing Arts Workshops

Photography Teacher

Los Angeles, CA

Boathouse Gallery

Gallery Intern

Tucson, AZ   

2016

Chroma New York

Retouching Intern 

New York City, NY  

Between Two Rivers, Artist: Sama Alshaibi

Photographer's Assistant

Tucson, AZ

University of Arizona, School of Art

Internship

Tucson, AZ   

AWARDS AND RECOGNITION

2019 - DOC LA Rising Star Award - Parajanov-Vartanov Institute; Los Angeles, CA

2016 - Creative Achievement Award - University of Arizona School of Art; Tucson, AZ

EXHIBITIONS, SCREENINGS, AND EVENTS

2021

UCSD Open Studios Video Screening, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA (online screening)

2020

Dramas de Otro Mundo Video Screening, UV Estudios por Colección de Fortabat, Buenos Aires, Argentina (online screening)

Happy New Year, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA (online screening)

2019

DOC LA Film Festival, Raleigh Studios, Los Angeles, CA (juried, award recipient)

St. Louis International Film Festival, Plaza Frontenac Theater, St. Louis, MO (juried, Academy Award qualifying)

2017

What Keeps You Up At Night?, The Arts at CIIS, California Institute of Integral Studies (juried, traveling exhibition); San Francisco, CA 

Define Femme, Open Mind Art Space; Los Angeles, CA

Videohouse I, Deslave Gallery; Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico

By Now We Are There, MOCA Tucson, Tucson, AZ; Visual Arts Research Lab, Tucson, AZ (symposium and live performance)

My Big Boat Show, Boathouse Gallery; Tucson, AZ

Mining Memory, La Cocina (artist talk); Tucson, AZ 

Resist, Conrad Wilde Gallery; Tucson, AZ

2016

Articulate, Boathouse Gallery; Tucson, AZ

473🔥, Lionel Rombach Gallery (two-person exhibition); Tucson, AZ

Sweet Spot, Court Tree Collective (juried); New York City, NY

Poser: and Other Suggestions, Studio Space on Third; Tucson, AZ

Vicissitude, Boathouse Gallery; Tucson, AZ

University of Arizona BFA Show, Union Gallery; Tucson, AZ

Subtext, Pretext, Context, Lionel Rombach Gallery (juried); Tucson, AZ

Play, Todd Walker Gallery (solo exhibition); Tucson, AZ

2015

In/Imperfect Balance, Todd Walker Gallery; Tucson, AZ

Likeness, Todd Walker Gallery; Tucson, AZ

Mixed Media Art Installation Exhibition, Steinfeld Warehouse; Tucson, AZ

The Man From Angel Valley Short Film Screening, Center For Creative Photography, Tucson, AZ

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