education

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

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

exhibitions, screenings, and events

solo and two-person

2022

💫 extra extra💫, UCSD Studio Space 265; San Diego, CA (solo)

2021

*sensitive content* (death, life, self-reflection, white women, fascism, eating disorders, 24-28 year olds, earthquakes, etc.), UCSD Commons Gallery; San Diego, CA (solo)

2016

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

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

group

2022

Frieze San Diego, UCSD Visual Arts Main Gallery, San Diego, CA

UCSD Open Studios Video Screening 2022, UCSD Performance Space, San Diego, CA (in person and online screening)

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

curatorial

2022

Frieze San Diego, UCSD Visual Arts Main Gallery and Commons Gallery; San Diego, CA (curated with Cat Gunn)

publications

2021

Pet of the Month, University Heights Community Association Newspaper; San Diego, CA

teaching

Teaching Assistant - University of California San Diego; San Diego, CA 2020-present

VIS60 Intro to Digital Photography, Summer Session I, 2022

VIS84 Film History, Spring Quarter 2022

VIS41 Design Communications, Winter Quarter 2022

VIS41 Design Communications, Fall Quarter 2021

VIS60 Intro to Digital Photography, Winter Quarter 2021

VIS70N Intro to Media, Fall Quarter 2020

Photography Teacher - Performance Arts Workshops; Los Angeles, CA 2017

related professional experience

 

2022

Media Assistant - Anya Gallaccio; San Diego, CA

 

2017-2022

Photographic Retoucher, Web Designer, & Assistant to the Creative Director - Raya Labs; Los Angeles, CA

 

2017-2020

On Set Photographer - Mild West Productions; Tucson, AZ

2017

Gallery Intern - Boathouse Gallery; Tucson, AZ

2016

Retouching Intern - Chroma NY; New York City, New York

Photographer's Assistant - Sama Alshaibi, Between Two Rivers; Tucson, AZ

Darkroom Internship - University of Arizona School of Fine Art; Tucson, AZ

awards and recognition

2021

Flaherty Graduate Fellow - Flaherty Film Seminar

MFA First Year Review Fellowship Recipient - University of California San Diego

2019

DOC LA Rising Star Award - Parajanov-Vartanov Institute

2016

Creative Achievement Award - University of Arizona School of Art

Cum Laude Academic Achievement Award - University of Arizona