Born: Abington, Pennsylvania, 1988
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.
2016 Masters of Fine Arts in photo and media, California Institute of the Arts, Los Angeles, CA
2012 Post Baccalaureate in photography, San Francisco Institute of the Arts, San Francisco, CA
2010 Bachelor of Art in print journalism, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA
2010 Bachelor of Art in integrated art, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA
Minor: International Studies
Studied abroad, Fall 2009, Studio Arts Center International, Florence, Italy
2016 Body of Research, Sloan Projects, Los Angeles, CA
Tropical Lab: Fictive Dreams, Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore, Singapore
Exit Interview, Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA
Josephine, solo exhibition, D301 Gallery, Valencia, CA
CalArts Booth, Photo Independent Art Fair, Los Angeles, CA
2015 Photo LA, The Reef, Los Angeles, CA
Kinesics, solo exhibition, Valencia, CA
Mid Rez MFA2 Show, Valencia, CA
2014 Post-Nickelodeon Sexuality, Valencia, CA
2012 Doing Your Dirty Work, The Center for Sex and Culture, San Francisco, CA
Spring Show, Diego Rivera Gallery , San Francisco, CA
SFAI Bunker, San Francisco, CA
SFAI Graduate Open Studios, San Francisco, CA
2011 Arthaus Gallery, State College, PA
Art Alliance Gallery, Lemont, PA
2010 Falling Flat, solo exhibition, State College, PA
2009 SACI Gallery, Florence, Italy
Residencies, Awards and Grants:
2017 Reciprocity: Los Angeles Artist Retreat
2016 Tropical Lab 10: Fictive Dreams, LaSalle College of the Arts, Singapore
Bartman Grant, Student Travel Grant, and Dean's Reserve Fund
2012 SFAI Post-Baccalaureate Award
Fellowships and workshops:
2016 at land's edge, visual research fellowship, Los Angeles, CA
Central Valley Sound Safari with Sharon Lockhart
Lectures, Readings and Symposia:
2016 Graduate School panel, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA, November 9.
Josephine Reading, Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA, June 26.
“The Mother Archetype and Illness,” Memories We Store In Our Bodies, panelist, LA Municipal Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, April 3.
2015 “Starting at the Beginning,” artist talk for photo foundations, CalArts, Valencia, CA, September 24.
California Institute of the Arts Library, Valencia, California
Yale University Library, New Haven, Connecticut
Smithson, Aline. Body of Research at Sloan Projects, Lenscratch.com. September 4, 2016.
Neimeth, Brittany. Los Angeles Review of Book Fall 2016: 28, 31, 89. Print.
Vobis, Anneliese. John Pence - Center for Sex and Culture, ArtBusiness.com, August 3, 2012.