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2007, M.A. Hunter College, NY, Secondary School-Ed-English
B.F.A., Pratt Institute: Major-Painting; Minor-Graphic Design

2012 Queens Council in the Arts, Arts Organization Award for 2012.
(artist and grant writer)
2010 Queens Council on the Arts Individual Artist Support grantee
(artist and grant writer)
Silver Award Winner for “Point of Purchase Advertising Institute”
(POPAI) promotional tool ‘Batman Forever,’ movie

Graduated Cum Laude


2013 Women in the Heights-Celebrations,
NOMAA Gallery, NY
Bridging the Gap, LIC Artists; Flushing Town Hall and LaGuardia Community College, NY;

Riverstone Senior Life: NOMAA's Uptown Arts Stroll;
Global Projects; Broadway Gallery, NY
LICA- Open Studios, LIC, NY;
Friends and Members Show; The Gallery at Saint Peter's NY
Blurring the Lines; James Chapel; Union Theological Seminary, NY

Crucificado!; St. Pauls' Lutheran Church; Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY

2012 LICA- Open Studios, 11-11 Lofts, The Salazar Building, LIC, NY
Moon 2 @ Tryton, Roy Aras Theaters, NY
Women in the Heights-Intersections,
NOMAA Gallery, NY

2011 A Sense of Place, Holiday Inn, LIC, NY;
Resonance, LPAC, La Guardia Community College, NY;
32 Below, Brooklyn, NY

2010, At Her Age, curated by Martha Wilson; A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Urban/Convergence, ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL
Dancing Weavings, parade and show at Local Project Gallery, LIC
Voice of Fire, Space Realty, LIC
Dancing Weavings," Figment Governor's Island
ArmoryFest, Clock Tower Gallery, LIC, NY
Visible/Invisible; Holiday Inn, Manhattan View, LIC, NY

2009, Framing Aids, Queens Museum, NY
A Book About Death, Queens Museum, NY
Visible/Invisible; Holiday Inn, Manhattan View, LIC, NY
2009 Reunion: Work by Pratt Alumni; NY

Dancing Ribbons, Figment, Governor’s Island;
Long Island City Open Studios, LIC;
The Queens' s Sky, Local Project, LIC, NY
Tribes Gallery, NY: Long Island City Artists Index: http://www.

2008, Framing Aids 2008, Queens Museum; , NY;
Decompression, Brooklyn, NY;
Queens Museum, Queens Artists Index:

2007, Project Diversity, Meat Space Gallery, L.I.C. Queens Council of the Arts; Decompression, Queens Museum, NY

2003, The Garment Magical, The Skylight Gallery, Brooklyn NY


2007, ArtSpy; Queens Council of the Arts and QPTV

Betsey and Marc Leavitt; The Paulist Fathers, NY

English Teacher - St. Vincent Ferrer High School 2006 to present
Christ the King High School 2001-2006
Art Director, DC Comics/TimeWarner, NY

2013 Winter, Honorable Mention, New Millenium
2009 Grand Prize Winner: Dancing Poetry Festival, San Francisco, CA
Paulist Press; Harlin Jacque Publications;
Olivetree Review;
The National Catholic Reporter; is_26_40/ai_n6029422

2012, 2011; Unwrapping Lazarus; NY, NY

2009, Kew Gardens Kids Art in the Park
2007, Hamtramck Public Library; Prospect Park Zoo, Brooklyn;
Flushing Library; Richmond Hill Library
2004-2001 Unwrapping Lazarus; NY, NY
2003, Hunter College, NY; Forest Hills Library

2012, Recycrows; Queens County Farm Museum;

Earth Day at Inwood Park, NY
2011, Earth Day at the Voelker-Orth Museum, Flushing, NY
2010, DIRT, New York Metro American Studies Association
2009, Figment, Governor’s Island, NY;
2008, Figment, Governor’s Island, NY;
2008, 2007, Decompression;
2003, Skylight Gallery, Brooklyn, NY