b. 1986, Worcester, MA

Lives and works in Crown Heights, Brooklyn

 

Education

MA, Decorative Arts, Design History, Material Culture, May 2015

Bard Graduate Center, New York, New York

BFA with Distinction in Art Education and Fine Arts 3D-Fibers, May 2010

Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA

 

Artist Residencies

2017, The Studios at Mass MoCA, March 3-30, 2017

 

Solo Exhibitions

2014, Behold Binocular, Historic Northampton, Northampton, MA

 

Group Exhibitions

2017, Studio Practice, The Studios at Mass MoCA, North Adams, MA

2013, Texture, The Mill Gallery, Easthampton, MA

2013, Small Works, VSA, Boston, MA

2012, Game Night, Flying Object, Hadley, MA

2012, Spontaneity Invitational, Gdansk, Poland

2010, Gallery 406, Fort Point Open Studios, Boston, MA

2009, The Boston Biennial, Atlantic Works Gallery, East Boston, MA

 

Professional Experience

2017 – present, Studio and Project Manager, Danielle Roney Studio, Brooklyn, New York

2015 – 2017, Artist Studio Assistant, Danielle Roney Studio, Brooklyn, New York

2016 – present, Managing Editor for exhibition catalogue: Woven Power: Ritual Textiles from Sarawak, Malaysia and West Kalimantan,

Indonesia, Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA

2016, Textile Conservator and Exhibition Preparator, Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA

2015, Surface Design + Craft Instructor, Textile Arts Center, Brooklyn, New York

2014 – 2016, Gallery Assistant, City Lore, New York, New York

2014, Editing and Research Assistant,  The Danish National Research Foundation’s Center for Textile Research and the National

Museum of Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark

2011 – 2013, Painting Team Leader, Layout Manager and Calligrapher, Gwoździec Synagogue Reconstruction Project,

Handshouse Studio for the Museum of the History of Polish Jews, Warsaw, Poland

2011 – 2012, Teaching Artist, VSA Massachusetts in partnership with Boston Public Schools, Boston, MA

2012, Artist in Residence, Jefferson Elementary School, Franklin, MA

2011, Arts Curriculum Liaison, VSA Massachusetts at the Joyce Kilmer School, West Roxbury, MA

 

Awards + Scholarships

2014, Bonnie Cashin Travel and Research Award, Bard Graduate Center

2014, Windgate Fellowship in Craft Scholarship, Bard Graduate Center

2010, Rachael Whittier Memorial Award, Education Department, Massachusetts College of Art and Design

2008, Summer Internship Award, Massachusetts College of Art and Design

2008, Auction Award, Massachusetts College of Art and Design

2005-6, National Council of Jewish Women Scholarship

 

Speaking

2017, Guest lecturer and textile design workshop, MA seminar convened by Urmila Mohan, Bard Graduate Center, New York, NY

2016, "Raise the Roof" documentary screening invited guest speaker and panelist, Holy Cross College, Worcester, MA

2016, "Raise the Roof" documentary screening invited guest speaker and panelist, Jewish Federation, Roanoke, VA 

2015, "Raise the Roof" documentary screening invited guest speaker and panelist, Museum of Jewish Heritage, New York, NY

2015, "Raise the Roof" documentary screening invited guest speaker and panelist, Rutgers University Jewish Film Festival

2015, “Tekhelet: The Biblical Colorant and Its Contemporary Revival” Master's Qualifying Paper Symposium, Bard Graduate Center

2015, “A Museum of Salvaged Trash,” invited speaker for MA seminar convened by Catherine Whalen, Bard Graduate Center

2012, “Making Literacy Visible: An Artist’s approach to Reading Comprehension,” Workshop for Educators, VSA Arts, Boston, MA

 2012, Artist Talk, Gdansk, Poland

 2012, Artist Talk, Museum of the History of Polish Jews, Warsaw, Poland

 

Publications

Forthcoming, Managing Editor for the exhibition catalogue: Woven Power: Ritual Textiles from Sarawak, Malaysia and West Kalimantan,

Indonesia, Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery, College of the Holy Cross

Forthcoming, Review of “Making Textiles in pre-Roman and Roman Times: People, Places, Identities” edited by Margarita Gleba, with Ulla

Mannering for the Canadian Classics Journal Mouseion

Forthcoming, Oral History Interview with Goldsmith Neal Rosenblum for the BGC Art, Craft, Design Oral History Project

2015, “A Museum of Salvaged Trash” for Place Matters’ September 2014