Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture 2018
Whitney Independent Study Program, Studio Art 2016-2017

MFA California Institute of the Arts 2016
School of Film/Video (Program in Film/Video)
School of Art (Program in Photography/Media)
BA (High Distinction) University of Virginia 2012

Selected Awards, Residencies, and Fellowships
Core Fellow, Museum of Fine Arts Houston 2017-2019
Allan Sekula Social Documentary Award 2014
Tropical Lab 8 Residency Program, Singapore 2014
Film/Video Special Project Grant 2014
Bartman Grant for Photography 2014
Aunspaugh Teaching Artist Fellowship, Cinematography, University of Virginia 2012-2013
University of Virginia Echols Scholar 2008-2012

Selected Screenings
Citizen in Pictures presented by Creatively Speaking and The Carr Center, Detroit, Michigan 2020
CheapCuts Retrospective: Short Documentaries on Identity, Vigo Museum of Contemporary Art Vigo, Spain 2020
GoldenPixelCoop at Now Instant Image Hall, Los Angeles, California 2019
Core Exhibition Film Screening, Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Texas 2019
Skowhegan Two Channel Video Festival, New York, NY 2019
Weißes Licht Short Film Program, Metro Kinokulturhaus, Vienna, Austria 2018
Weißes Licht Short Film Program, KIZ Royal Kino, Graz, Austria 2018
Belvedere 21, Blickle Archive Series #27: Lisa Truttmann, Vienna, Austria 2018
Core Exhibition Film Screening, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas 2018
Through Her Eyes: Contemporary Shorts by Women of Color, BAM, Brooklyn, New York 2018
SuperNatural, The African American Museum in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 2017
New Filmmakers New York, Anthology Film Archives, New York 2017
Blank Check Gallery (In conjunction with Shana Hoehn’s exhibition The Boneyard), Houston, TX 2017
BlackStar Film Festival, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 2017
Cheap Cuts Documentary Film Festival, The Cinema Museum, London, United Kingdom 2017
Vienna International Film Festival (Viennale), Austria 2016
November Film Festival, London, United Kingdom 2016
#NewGlobalMatriarchy, “The Set Speaks,” ACRE TV, Chicago, IL 2016
Stuttgarter Filmwinter Festival for Expanded Media, International Short Film Competition, Stuttgart, Germany 2016
Where Are We?, Fulbright Film Screening, Vienna, Austria 2015
Transient Visions Festival of the Moving Image, Johnson City, New York 2015
Fleda A. Ring Artworks at Compact Cinema, Marginal Arts Festival, Roanoke, VA 2014
This is my day, my night, and my story, Tama Art University, Tokyo, Japan 2012

Solo and Two Person Exhibitions
Grounding Study (Brick by Brick), community brickmaking workshop conceived in collaboration with Rick Lowe and produced in partnership with Charonda Johnson and the Freedmen’s Town Conservancy, Houston, TX 2019
The Distance Between Eyes, two person exhibition with Min-kyung Choi, Gallery 175, Seoul, South Korea 2018
After-Conversations, Dongshi Sangyoung at Open Box presenting Converse, Converse Seoul, South Korea 2018
For Paradise, ma ma Contemporary Art Space, Toronto, Canada 2018
Transaction Boundaries (Collaboration: Elena Lavellés & Artur Silva), Centro Cultural de España en México, Mexico City, Mexico 2017
Converse, Converse, Gallery D301, California Institute of the Arts 2016
Transaction Boundaries (Collaboration: Elena Lavellés & Artur Silva), Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art 2016
THE ROPING ROOM, Gallery D300, California Institute of the Arts 2014

Selected Group Exhibitions
Paradise (to all those who did and did not make it across), curated by Lillian O’Brien Davis, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada 2020
The Burdens of History, NCECA Annual curated by Anna Walker, Visual Arts Center of Richmond, Virginia 2020
Umbra: New Prints for a Dark Age, selected by Alison Saar, International Print Center New York, NY 2019
Ground, As In, Moonmist Project Space, Houston, TX 2019
Core Exhibition, Glassell Studio School, Houston, TX 2019
a body measured against the earth, curated by Jared Quinton, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL 2018
Core Exhibition, Lawndale Art Center, Houston, TX 2018
The Dangerous Professors, a curatorial project by Ruslana Lichtzier, Flatland Gallery, Houston, TX 2018
Whitney Museum ISP Studio Show, Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY 2017
De la tierra a la tierra: Realismos Especulativos, Centro Cultural Metropolitano Quito, Ecuador 2016
Gelb, Zwischenzeitraum, Lucerne, Switzerland  2016
Exit Interview, Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA 2016
Exaltation and the Fall, OCAD U, Toronto, Canada 2015
Port of Call, Institute for Contemporary Art Singapore, Singapore 2014

Catalog Contributions and Publications
Weak and False and Full of Holes, conversation with Ashley Hunt for his project Degrees of Visibility at Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, TX 2018
Contributor, “Notes on Negro Progress”, Theaster Gates: How to Build a House Museum exhibition catalog 2018
SPINE MAGAZINE, Los Angeles, CA 2016
Exaltation and the Fall, OCAD U, Toronto, Canada 2015

Related Experience
Creative Producer, Arts in a Changing America, Los Angeles, CA 2015-present
Visiting Faculty, VCU Program in Sculpture & Extended Media, Richmond, Virginia (Teaching Graduate Seminar and Int/Adv Undergraduate Critique) Fall 2019
Sound Mixer/Assistant to Filmmaker Kevin Jerome Everson, Ears, Nose and Throat, Fayetteville, NC 2015
Assistant to Sharon Lockhart, Liverpool Biennial Commission, Warsaw, Poland 2014, 2015
Sound Mixer/Assistant to Filmmaker Kevin Jerome Everson, Fe26 and Sound That, Cleveland, Ohio 2013
Sound Mixer for Black Fire and Sugarcoated Arsenic, films by Kevin Jerome Everson, Charlottesville, Virginia 2012
Assistant to Filmmaker Kevin Jerome Everson, The Island of St. Matthews, Columbus, Mississippi 2012