CV

CV
EDUCATION
MFA—San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA. 2011
BA—Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY. 2006
AA—New World School of the Arts, Miami, FL. 2004
 
2017
My Story Is My Flag, Alameda County Office of Education , Alameda, CA (March - July)
100 Days Actions Resistance March, Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, CA (June)
Foreign Language Magic Word Mother Tongue, SOMArts San Francisco, CA (March/April)
Roam Oasis, Miami River Inn Art Basel, Miami, FL (December)
2016
My Story Is My Flag, month long public project with Oakland International High School & Interface Gallery (May-June)
2015
ASS Capital: Reflections of a Contemporary Culo, THIS IS WHAT I WANT Festival, CounterPulse (May-June)
2014
Projected Personae, SOMArts, San Francisco, CA (July/Aug)
Vexillology Workshop - Flag Stories - SOMArts, San Francisco, CA (May)
2012
L.A. Novela Special month-long performance, Thank You For Coming, Los Angeles, CA (Dec)
Huele, Oye y Jama, Meridian Gallery, curated by Sheekla Arbuthnot, San Francisco, CA (Nov)
2011
Sonido Pirata, Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, curated by Julio Cesar Morales, Sonoma, CA (Sept-Jan)
The New Wave, Kadist Foundation, curated by Tony Labat, San Francisco, CA (June)
Vernissage, San Francisco Art Institute MFA show, Treasure Island, CA (May)
TASTE, Root Division, San Francisco, CA (April)
This Will Be Your Last, Queen’s Nails Projects performance event, San Francisco, CA (Feb)
Society of 23 Prize, Nominee, Swell Gallery San Francisco, CA (Feb)
2010
Unruly Subjects, Swell Gallery, San Francisco, CA (Dec)
... Art of the Everyday, Swell Gallery, San Francisco, CA (May)
Booty Dancing Contest, Collaboration with VuJaDe, Lipo Lounge, San Francisco, CA (May)
Homemade, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, CA (May)
2009
Performology and Actionization, Swell Gallery, San Francisco, CA (Feb)
Collaborate, Swell Gallery, San Francisco, CA (Sep)
 
RESIDENCIES
Signal Fire, Portland, OR (Aug 2013)
L.A. Novela Special, Thank You For Coming – Inaugural Resident Artist, Los Angeles, CA (month of Dec 2012)
 
PUBLICATION MENTIONS
East Bay Express - Flags as Art and Identity at Oakland International High School / 2016
Baywatch Queer Divestment: A Response to This Is What I Want 2015 / 2015
The Examiner Desire in Focus at CounterPulse Fest / 2015
A Beast In A Jungle / 2015
​Culturebot, This is What I Want Festival 2015 / Interview by crystal am nelson / 2015
​Papermag Projected Personae show focuses on human body as art medium / 2014
​LA Weekly, Thank You For Coming / Los Angeles / 2013
​Thank YouFor Coming Now Open in Attwater / 2012
The Sonoma Index Tribune, Causing A Stir / 2011
 
PERFORMANCE COLLABORATIONS
NUNS (New Urban Naturalists) led by Sasha Petrenko / 2014
Remedies, Surabhi Saraf / 2014
​Because of Him, Maciej Makalowski / 2011
Border Hamlet, Guillermo Gomez Peña / 2011
She Said As Long As you Run with Me, TM Sisters / 2009
Don’t Stop Git it Git it, TM Sisters / 2009
Interactive video, TM Sisters / 2007