Pratt Institute Master of Fine Arts with Honors Interdisciplinary Art
Emphasis in Art and Design Education

Oregon State University Bachelor of Fine Arts with Honors
Minor in Art History
Emphasis in Painting and Women’s Studies

Live Performances/Solo Shows:
S.A.D Yoga – part of S.A.D. Park by Ariana Jacob and Ralph Pugay

in/visible – The LAB PDX, OR

Some of Its Parts – Port City Gallery, OR
She’s Not Afraid of the Dark – Duplex Gallery, OR

Flock: New Paintings – Bucket, OR

Dine Her – The Red Door Gallery, NY
Yes to Everything –Gatewood Gallery, NC
The Well Tempered Clavier/Pablo Helguera– Location One, NY
Interview – CAA ArtExchange, NY

Lollygagging – Fairbanks Gallery, OR
Wildflowers – 98Weeks, Beirut

if you can – Union Station, PDX
{Night of Friends} – Incubate, Chicago

come sit beside me – Public spaces throughout NY
so far away – Lucky Gallery, NY
Will you spoon with me? – Julian Currain center, NY

Bound – White Box Annex, NY
RoS Indexical Improv– Performa, NY
Mobile Travel Agency – 5th Ave. New York
Pink Dress Series performance – Cannoneer, NY

To Trust – ARC, NY
Consumption – Fairbanks Gallery, OR
Self-portrait performance – 315, OR
4079 Post-it Questions – West Gallery, OR

We’re Here to Help – Corvallis Harrell Fletcher collaborative performance, OR
Public Information – Art Underground, OR

Group Exhibitions:
Flash Back – CCI FABRIKA Moscow, Russia
Art Trumps – BallardWorks, Seattle, WA
Broken Promises – One Grand Gallery, Portland, OR
Curious Methods – AB Gallery, Portland, OR

Now&After – Media Art Center, International Video Art Festival, Moscow, Russia
6x6x2016 – Rochester Contemporary Art Center, NY

Performing Self –
Small Works – Twilight Gallery, Seattle, WA
White Rhino – Ugly Art Room, OR
RC Faculty Exhibition – Helzer Gallery, OR
(Con)temporary – Littman Gallery, OR

Drawing on the Past – Burrard Arts Foundation, Vancouver, BC
Gender/Power/Space – Lewis & Clark College, OR

Mixed Bag- SoHiTek Gallery, OR
SoSocial Practice – Broken City Lab, Windsor, ONT
President’s Office – Portland State University, OR 

Visual AIDS – Sikkema Jenkins & Co, NYC
Tuam Arts Festival – Tuam, Ireland
Coloring Book 2 – Doodler’s Anonymous
ARTexchange –  Los Angeles, CA
100 –  W + K Gallery, Oregon

Salaisons 2011 –  113 Dalston Lane, London
A l’est d’Eden – Center of Contemporary Art , Tbilsi, Georgia
Vidéo amour– Brigade of Images, Paris
ClosEncounters – Gallery 51, MA
Can’t Hear the Revolution – Gallapagos, Kunsthalle
White Nights Video Festival – Romainville, Paris
Strategies for Public Occupation – Storefront for Art and Architecture, NY

Stand clear of the closing doors – Pandemic Gallery, NY
Temporary – SpareRoom Gallery, NC
Arts Floraux – 98Weeks, Beirut, Lebanon
3Rach(a)els – Fairbanks Gallery. OR
Love Notes on New York – MVS Studio, NY
Papergirl Special Delivery – Incline Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Patchogue Biennial – Patchogue, NY
Walking Arts Tour – Briarcliff, NY
Electric Celluloid Film Festival – OxBow, MI
Social (Virus) – NutureArt, NY
End/Stop – East Hollywood Stretch, CA

No Synonym for Hope – Smack Mellon, NY
Masters– Pratt Manhattan Gallery, NY
Exestencia – LES, NY
Under the Surface – Lucky Gallery, NY
Exchange – Planet Zero, NY

Second Time’s a Charm – Julian Design Center, NY
tina b. Mobile Video Art – Prague International Contemporary Art Festival, Czech Republic
Undercurrent – White Box Annex, NY
Impromptu – Stueben Galleries, NY
7th annual Community~Word Project Benefit- 42 Broadway, NY
The Big Art Show – Sputnik, NY

MFA – Stueben Galleries, NY
Is There a Doctor in the House with Eric Steen – Art Underground, OR
Anti-Valentines with Thomas Hines – Fairbanks Gallery, OR
Protect Your Education with Eric Steen – Fairbanks Gallery, OR
Father Series with Christy Casebeer – West Gallery, OR
The Beautiful Body – Memorial Union Concourse, OR
Women’s Work 2 – Art Underground, OR
Montage – Student Health Services, OR

Encaustic Works – West Gallery, OR
New Frescos – West Gallery, OR
Montage – Student Health Services, OR
Tsunami Fundraiser Non-profit Art Sale – Art Underground, OR
Fuzzy Poster Project – Art Underground, OR
Collaborations – West Gallery, OR
Women’s Work – Art Underground, OR
Montage – Student Health Services, OR
Creating Reality – Memorial Union Concourse, OR
Foundations – Juried Show, OR

Montage – Weyerhaeuser Gallery, OR

Residencies/Workshops Attended:
Radical Aliveness: Core Energetics, Portland, OR
Finding Connection Across Cultures: Using Personal Leadership to Communicate with Mindfulness and Creativity – Diversity Action Council’s Culturally Responsive Workshop Series, Portland, OR
Active Bystander, It’s Our Place – Urban and Public Affairs, Portland, OR
Art and Anger -New Expressive Works, OR
Finding Connection Across Cultures: Using Personal Leadership to Communicate with Mindfulness and Creativity, Portland, OR
Mining for Performance with Dynasty Handbag. Jibz Cameron, Portland, OR

Solsara I  – The Practice, OR
Solsara II – Embodying Your Liberated Self, OR

Occupational Safety and Health Administration Training, OR

K.J. Holmes – Athletics of Intimacy, TBA/PICA, OR
Luke George – Everything All the Time, TBA/PICA, OR
Nacera Belaza – Movements from Within, TBA/PICA, OR

LMCC Workshop for Teaching Artists, NY
PSU Social Practice Workshop for Social Justice, OR

Collaborative Performance Workshop, Location One, NY

OxBow Independent Study Residency, MI
The Caretaker’s House Residency, NM

Ernesto Pujol & Janine Antoni Performance Workshop – Columbia University, NY
Linda Montano Residency of Performance Art, NY
Hans Winkler Walking Project, NY

Rebecca Belmore Performance Workshop, OR
Marina Abramovic Performance Workshop , OR
War Against Hunger Conference, OR

Women’s Leadership Conference, OR
The President’s Commission for the Status of Women (PCOSW), OR
Guerrilla Girls Performance/Activism Workshop , OR
Harrell Fletcher Performance Workshop Women’s Leadership Conference, OR

Visiting Artist/Workshops:
CARV Visiting Artist Series – Rose Villa Performing Arts Center, OR
Public Annex Collaborative Arts Workshop – Inner Workings, Tabor Space, OR
NYNY, Collaborative Workshop with Erika Dedini, ROSE Community Development, OR
Spring Awareness Forum – Experimental Movement Session, PSU, OR

Oregon State University Visiting Artist and Critique, OR
Creativity and Health Workshop with Erika Dedini, Healthy U Week, PSU OR

Oregon State University Website Workshop, OR

Oregon State University Visiting Artist and Video Workshop, OR

Oregon State University Visiting Artist and Performance Workshop, OR
Concordia University Visiting Artist Teacher, OR

Ball State University Visiting Art, IN
MCLA Guest Speaker, MA

Home Works V Workshop, Beirut
Safe and Archival Painting Techniques Workshop, Beirut
Cyprus College of Art Visiting Artist , Greece
Oregon State University Visiting Artist and Scholar, OR

American Community School at Beirut Visiting Artist, Lebanon

OxBow Residency Visiting Artist, MI

Sponenburgh Scholar Public Lecture, OR

Inclusive & Culturally Responsive Curriculum and Pedagogy Workshop Funds, PSU
Faculty Enhancement Grant, PSU
SHOUT OUT award nominee, FATE conference

2015, 2016
PSUFA Professional Development Grant

Joan Mitchell Foundation Emerging Artist Grant Nominee

2014, 2015, 2016
PSUFA Education Fund

CASAR Research Travel Grant

Rosenthal Scholarship

Performance Art Saint Certificate granted by Linda Montano

Graduate Assistantship – Pratt Institute
Helen E. Plinkiewisch Art Scholarship
Stone/Sponenburgh Art and Art History Scholarship
Sponenburgh Travel Award – Study of Contemporary Feminist Art History Abroad
Department of Design and Human Environment Award

Matsen/Davidson Art Scholarship
Oregon State University Bookstore Award

Winslow/Bennett Academic Scholarship

Work Experience:
Senior Instructor II – Portland State University, Oregon
Interdisciplinary studio courses in conceptual art practices as well as upper division and foundation art courses. CORE team, curriculum development and implementation. Committee of the Future.

Adjunct Assistant Professor – Portland State University, Oregon
Interdisciplinary studio courses in conceptual art practices as well as upper division and foundation art courses.

2007-2009, 2011-2012
Studio Manager of Immaculate Conception, Inc. – Artist Janine Antoni
Extensive project research, grant proposal writing, image and model production, correspondence with galleries, manage calendars, arrange travel, accommodations, exhibitions, etc. Oversee Production Manager, loan of artwork, and business finances.

Research and Operations Coordinator – Eyebeam Art + Technology Institute
Research and grant development, daily operations coordination

Assistant Professor – American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Head of the 2D department. Drawing, Painting and Conceptual Course work. Curriculum Committee, Library Liaison, Visiting Artist Committee. Advised undergraduate students, co-curated thesis show

OxBow Residency– Serious Play Video Course Co-taught with video artist Lee Walton

Adjunct Instructor – Montana State University
Three sections of Drawing Fundamentals. Visiting Artist Committee, Portfolio Review Committee, Curriculum Reform for Core Foundations Program (F.A.C.T.S.)

2007- current
Teacher – Vinyasa, hatha, yin and restorative yoga and meditation instruction

Graphic Designer – Pratt Artist’s League
Printed media: posters, cards, web maintenance, advertisements etc.

Teaching Assistant– Pratt Institute
Assist in grading, critic and curriculum development for undergraduate Installation/Drawing studio course.

Student Teacher– Institute for Collaborative Education, NY
Develop curriculum for high school students with emphasis in computer art. Grade and critique each student’s work.

Public Information Assistant – AIANY Center for Architecture
Assistant to Public Resource Manager, maintenance of small library, Graphic Design and production of informational materials

Graduate Assistant to Internship Coordinator – Pratt Institute
Event, workshop, and seminar planning, research, administrative support, data entry, clerical duties

Sponenburgh Public Lecturer – Oregon State University
Public Presentation given on research paper Celebration and Destruction: Imagery of Second-Wave and Post-feminist Art

Teaching Assistant for Drawing Concepts – Oregon State University
Assist with grading, critique and curriculum development. Supervise class in Professor’s absence.

Research Assistant for Professor Julie Green – Oregon State University
Assist with research for essays on The Last Supper, a project on the death penalty

Visiting Artist’s Program Assistant – Oregon State University
Exhibition set up, artist relations, transportation and scheduling

Teaching Assistant for Painting I – Oregon State University
Give demonstrations and lecture on cubism Assist with grading, critique and one-on-one advising Supervise class in Professor’s absence

Professional Art Note-Taker – Oregon State University
Assisted disabled students with notes for academic art courses

President of Oregon State University’s Montage Art Club

Painting/Drawing Tutor
Weekly sessions for three hours each. Taught fundamental drawing and painting techniques.

Compassion Currency – Instructional Workbook by artists Rozalyn Crews and Nico Mazza

Duplex Blog – In the Studio – Rachel Hines

College Art Association E-Blast, NY
BRIC Arts E-blast, NY
The Barometer, OSU newspaper, OR

Eyebeam Art + Technology, NY E-blast

Maingate Magazine, Beirut

Hue Magazine, NY

2003, 2004, 2005, 2006
Prism Magazine, OR

College Art Association
Open Education Research Group at Eyebeam Art + Technology Center