Education, Training

B.S. - Fredonia, State University of New York - Sensory Studies and Application (Interdisciplinary Studies, Self-Design)
Light, color, sound, movement-based practices and research. Theory and performance practice. Group dynamics.

Yoga Alliance 200-HR Teacher Training, Connected Warriors Teacher Training - Sonic Yoga – RYS
Butoh / Performance Training – Various
T’ai Chi, Movement, Stage Performance – W Terry Beck
Music Improvisation - Dr. David Rudge – Music For People

Awards, Scholarships

2019
DCA Art Fund Grant – Council on the Arts and Humanities for Staten Island

2018
DCA Art Fund Grant – Council on the Arts and Humanities for Staten Island

2017
DCA Premier Grant – Council on the Arts and Humanities for Staten Island
The Ume Group: Ren Gyo Soh Winter Training – Let Wave Us – Yokko
RAWA Award - Renaissance Artists and Writers Association
Art4Peace Award - Munni Irone

Select Exhibitions

2019
Resonance no. 1 - Happy Lucky no. 1 (Brooklyn, NY)

2018
YES I AM IN HERE – UNFIX NYC (NYC, NY)

2017 
MVMT : Sketches – solo exhibition – Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art (Staten Island, NY)
Burlesque Imitates Art - [be]muse (New Orleans, LA)

2016
MVMTMVMTMVMT – solo – The Living Gallery (Brooklyn, NY)
Tribute to the Disappeared – Andrea Arroyo – The Halls at Bowling Green – (NYC, NY)
A Day In the Life of Staten Island, SI MakerSpace (Staten Island, NY)
Juried: Staten Island Triennial of Photography, Alice Austen House (Staten Island, NY)

2015 
still-moving, Emmitt Christian Gallery (Fredonia, NY)
MVMTMVMT Installation - Daniel A. Reed Library (Fredonia, NY)
The Lost Marbles Salon – Identity – The Cloud Club (Boston, MA)

1999                       
0 to 9: Artists Born in the 1990s – MoMA PS1 (LIC, NY)

Collections

Areté Gallery – Flat Files Program (Greenpoint, NY)
AI-AP : Latin American Fotografía 2018 (Digital)
Tribute to the Disappeared - Andrea Arroyo (Digital)

Performance, Screenings

2019
Performer for Humberto Díaz “It’s All In Your Head” - Tabula Rasa, The Watermill Center Summer Gala 2019 (Hamptons, NY)
Lower Eastside Girls Club of NY - Spring Fling Gala, performance with Sylva Dean and Me - Ventiko (NYC, NY)
Butoh Festival Amsterdam - music accompaniment by Brittany Anjou - Teatro Munganga (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
“Daffodil” - shadow puppeteer, dancer - art dir. Karen Zasloff - Bushwick Book Club 10 Year Anniversary (Brooklyn,NY)

2018
heart-strung - live score by Brittany Anjou - Kathy Moore Presents: Synthesis New and Experimental Music (Seattle, WA)
Sylva Dean And Me - Ventiko - Superfine! Art Fair (Washington D.C.)
heart-strung - live score by Brittany Anjou - Shinka Cabaret by Ren Gyo Soh - Benefit for the World Wildlife Fund (NYC, NY)
Messengers Divinos - a meditation on space, time, and impermanence - Art. Dir. Ivan Espinosa - Studios at La Mama (NYC, NY)
New York Restoration Project (Bette Midler), Summer Gala – art dir. LEIMAY (NYC, NY)
The Watermill Center Winter Gala : Northern Lights, Zac Posen, Robert Wilson – ft. Phillip Glass – art. dir. LEIMAY (NYC, NY)

2017
LEIMAY Winter Gala : KALAVINKA – ft. Meredith Monk (Brooklyn, NY)
SHE NEVER MADE IT TO BERLIN - MVMTMVMT – Socrates Sculpture Park (LIC, NY)
Living Sculpture Garden – Socrates Sculpture Park (LIC, NY)
Atlas Obscura – The Great Forgotten Garden Party, Untermyer Park & Gardens (Yonkers, NY)
Green Festival Expo – Jacob Javits Center (NYC, NY)
“bone chorus” – Lokasparśa Dance Projects - (Woodstock NY) (NYC)
UNFIX NYC (NYC, NY)
St. George Day / Earth Day Festival (Staten Island, NY)
Butoh & Beyond : Diego Piñón – Coney Island USA (Brooklyn, NY)

2016
Performance Anxiety, curated by Ventiko – Chinatown Soup (NYC, NY)
The Longest Night – Holly Chernobyl / Night Parade - DfbrL8r (Chicago, IL)
I Feel The Earth Move – Lucy Kerr – IDIO Gallery (Brooklyn, NY)
Butoh Performance In Peace – Vigil 4 Peace & Ecology 15th Anniversary, Naumburg Bandshell – Central Park (NYC, NY)
The Ume Group – Dream Dances – Physical Theater Intensive Conclusion (NYC, NY)
The Eccentrics Performance Program – Kira Nova / Ieva Misevičiūtė, SculptureCenter (LIC, NY)
DanceArtVideo // #impulsenocontrol, Otion Front Studio (Brooklyn, NY)

2014
Rock the Cradle or Cradle the Rock? - Florence Poulain – Deep Tanks Butoh, Alice Austen House (Staten Island, NY)

2010
Uryonstelaii - No Longer Empty - Pablo Helguera (Governor’s Island, NY)

Curation

2018
Coney Island Ritual Cabaret Festival – Int’l Culture Lab (Brooklyn NY)

2017
MVMTMVMT Festival– Socrates Sculpture Park (LIC, NY)

2012-15
Curator, Installation, Operations - birdhaus Arts Space (Dunkirk, NY)

2011-2013
Music Director - Mandragoras Arts Space - MAAS (Queens, NY)

Related Professional Experience

2016-Pres
International Judge – Art Competition – Peace Pals International (Int’l)

2016
Installation Artist, Kaylee Boyer for fashion designer Runa Ray - The Space at Skylight Clarkson Sq. New York Fashion Week (NY, NY)
Installation Assistant - Patrick Dougherty - Stickwork, McKee Botanical Garden (Vero Beach, FL)

2015-2017
Photography Assistant – John Turner Photo Rep. - Troy Word, Nick Suttle

2014-2017
Photography Assistant, Webmaster – Kristopher Johnson

2012
Installation Assistant - Hudson River Park Gala (NY, NY)

Lectures, Workshops, Residencies

2018
House of Tangerine Dreams - New Orleans, LA
Ailfionn Studios – Drumcondra, Dublin, Ireland

2017
Artist Lecture - MVMT with guest panelist Ventiko - Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art (Staten Island, NY)
Masks for MVMT: Makers Workshop – Teaching Artist, Socrates Sculpture Park (LIC, NY)
Socrates Sculpture Park – LIC/Queens, NY
earthBODYment – Lasqueti Island, BC, Canada

In Print

2018
Marietta Magazine – Pub. Analog Cinema

2016
NYSAI – Literary Magazine – “Anti-Verse” – Summer 2016

2014
Chautauqua County Visitor’s Guide (NY)
Author Photo, Book, Got Abstract? Vincent Quatroche

2011-14
Various, Newspaper, The Leader (Fredonia, NY)