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EDUCATION
Rhode Island School of Design / Brown UniversityDual-Degree Program — Class of 2017
Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI — Sculpture
Brown University, Providence RI — Urban Studies
New York Arts Practicum, Summer 2015
Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD — Illustration & Book Arts, Summer 2011

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Communications Intern, The Architectural League of New York, New York, NY, Summer 2016
Worked with the communications director to develop social media strategy and storytelling campaigns in for the League's programming as well as for the Urban Omnibus's editorial content. Created digital images and formatted multimedia content for distribution across social platforms and on the League's website. Developed patron and member communications. Managed digital archives of League original content and press material. Photographed League events and prepared images for web and print publication. 

Curatorial Intern, SculptureCenter, Long Island City, New York, Summer 2015
Worked directly with the Curator and Exhibitions and Program Manager in the organization of exhibitions and public programming. Primary responsibilities included planning and research for SculptureCenter's Fall 2015 and Winter 2016 exhibitions with special focus on the In Practice: Open Call program. Produced original, written evaluations of over 100 applicants for In Practice and presented top candidates to SculptureCenter panel for final evaluation. Also contributed to SculptureNotebook, SculptureCenter's online platform which highlights emerging artists and exhibitions from around the world. Required research, image sourcing, and original writing. 

Studio Assistant / Fabricator, Marina Zurkow, Brooklyn, New York, Summer 2015
Produced flexible molds for casting, fabricated custom objects, assisted in research and project development, budgeted and purchased studio materials/supplies. 

Executive Committee, Annual BRDD Exhibition, Granoff Center for Creative Arts, Providence RI, 2014-2106
Curatorial and organizational responsibilities, thematic and exhibition design, internal communications within Brown/RISD community and social media outreach 

Artist Relations Intern, FIGMENT NYC, Governor’s Island in New York Harbor, Summer 2014
FIGMENT produces participatory arts events in nine cities around the globe. I designed promotional materials, communicated with participating artists and parter organizations, assisted artwork installation and deinstallation, directed the public, and maintained administrative and organizational records. 

Teaching Assistant—2D Design and Drawing, Foundation Studies Division, RISD, Providence, RI 2013-2014

Volunteer, Design for America Empathy for Autism Team, Brown/RISD Chapter, Providence, RI, 2012-2013
Worked with community partners to design the Empathy Box visual storytelling campaign and web platform that will raise awareness for and form empathetic relationships with children and adults on the autism spectrum. 

The Heart of Art & Art for Autism, Founder/Coordinator, Stuart, FL, 2011-2012    
The Heart of Art: Designed two-month long arts program to help children with autism develop both proficiency in the arts and age-appropriate social skills. Displayed work created by the students in The Heart of Art program alongside the work of prominent community artists 

EXHIBITION

Mutual Encounters, Gelman Gallery at RISD Museum, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence RI, 2017
Re:Memory, Brown/RISD Dual-Degree Annual Exhibition, Granoff Center for the Creative Arts, Providence, RI, 2016
All the Good That Won't Come Out of Me, The Wurks, Providence, RI, 2016
The River that Used to Be a Highway, solo exhibition at The Center at Eagle Hill, Hardwick, MA, 2016
Crosswalk, Rhode Island School of Design, 2016
2x4, Brown/RISD Dual-Degree Annual Exhibition, Granoff Center for the Creative Arts, Providence, RI, 2015
Of[f] Course, Brown/RISD Dual-Degree Annual Exhibition, Granoff Center for the Creative Arts, Providence RI, 2014
Tune In Not Just Keep Yelling, Rhode Island School of Design, 2014
Sick and Tired, Rhode Island School of Design, 2014
New Acquisitions, Granoff Center for the Creative Arts, Brown University, Providence RI, 2014
PROJECT R Sophomore Show, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI 2014
The Reading Room, Gelman Gallery at RISD Museum, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence RI, 2014
Don’t Be a Stranger, Brown/RISD Dual-Degree Annual Exhibition, Granoff Center for the Creative Arts, Brown University, Providence, RI, 2014
Alliance for Young Artists and Writers Regional Recognition, E Gallery West Palm Beach, FL 2011
Alliance for Young Artists and Writers American Visions Regional Recognition, Macy’s, West Palm Beach, FL, 2011
The Mansion at Tuckahoe, Stuart, FL,  211
Marvin S. Cone Juried Art Show, Martin County Arts Council, Stuart, FL , 2010-2011
The Taste of Success, Helping People Succeed, Stuart, FL, 2011