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Biography

Born 1989. From Berkeley Heights, NJ.

Lives and works in the New York Metro area.

Education

2011-2013 | M.F.A., Painting and Drawing, Boston University, Boston, MA

2007-2011 | B.F.A., Studio Art & Communications, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA

2010 | Mass Art Summer Workshop, Mass Art, Boston, MA

Awards & Honors

2013

Constantin Alajalov Scholarship Recipient, Boston University, Boston, MA

Allison R. Macomber, Jr. Art Award Recipient, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA

2009

Most Outstanding Creative Project, College of Arts and Sciences Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017

False Indigo, Proto Gallery, Hoboken, NJ (Upcoming)

2016

Les Fleurs du Mal, The Majestic Theatre, Jersey City, NJ

2013

Pingry Alumni Exhibition, The Pingry School, Basking Ridge, NJ (Two person)

Selected Work, Commonwealth Gallery, Boston University Boston, MA

2011

ROB VENTURA, Bapst Gallery, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017

Soft Reboot, Proto Gallery, Curated by Rob Ventura, Hoboken, NJ (Upcoming)

2016

Smart Dust, SLA307, New York, NY

Calling All, Project Studios, Hoboken, NJ

Plus One, Proto Gallery, Hoboken, NJ

Salon, Curated by Ethan Pierce, New York, NY

2015

Megalodon, Proto Gallery, Hoboken, NJ

2014

Bye Felicia!, BHQFU, New York, NY

Just Trying To Live Mo' F!$king Life, Curated by Lawrence Ciarallo, Hoboken, NJ

Project Studios Presents, Project Studios, Hoboken, NJ

Snap To Grid, Los Angeles Center of Digital Art, Los Angeles, CA    

Palettes For Palates, The Parliament, Lancaster, PA

Proto Gallery Intro II, Proto Gallery, Hoboken, NJ

BHQFU BYOU, BHQFU, New York, NY

2013  

The Decline And Fall Of The Art World, Part I: The One-Percenters, Freight + Volume, New York, NY

MFA Thesis Exhibition, Commonwealth Gallery, Boston University, Boston, MA

Snap To Grid, Los Angeles Center of Digital Art, Los Angeles, CA

2012

1st Year Graduate Students, The Sloane House, Boston University, Boston, MA

Pop Up, Boomerangs, Cambridge, MA

Urban Legends, Signal Gallery, New York, NY

Selections, Boomerangs, Cambridge, MA

Impressions of Boston, Boston City Hall, Boston, MA

2011  

Before The Fall, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA

Spring Student Exhibition, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA

Winter Student Exhibition, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA

Curated

2016—Calling All, Project Studio, Hoboken, NJ

2015—Twilight of the Idols, Proto Gallery, Hoboken, NJ

Selected Public Collections

Drew University, Madison, NJ

Boston University, Boston, MA

Sovereign Bank, Boston, MA

Wardlock School, Edison, NJ

Selected Bibliography

Morowitz, Daniel. “An After Taste of Absinthe,” Not What It Is. August 2016.

“Hudson Happenings: Top 26 things to do this weekend,” NJ.com. November 2014.

“Big Crowds Turn Out For Hoboken Artist Studio Tour,” NJ.com. November 2014.

“HMAG, Artist Spotlight,” HMAG. May-June 2014.

“The Pingry Review,” Pingry Alumni News. June 2013.

“Reflections, A Collection of Art,” Art Impressions Publishing. 2013.

“Spotlight,” Boston Art Underground. 2012.