Resumé

Opportunities

2021              319 Artist in residence at Grizzly Grizzly gallery, Vox Building, Philadelphia, PA

O'Neill National Puppetry Conference attendee, "Making Manual Cinema" strand, O'Neill Theater Center, Waterford, CT (remote)

Collaborating artist/scenographer for The Conditions by Lucy M. May, Studio 303 residency, Montreal, QC, CA (remote)

2019             Artist in residence at Officina Stamperia del Notaio, printshop and studio residency, Tusa, Sicily, Italy

2018             Summer apprentice at Bread & Puppet Theatre, Glover, VT

2015             Independent art and puppetry absorption abroad,  Penn. Academy of Fine Arts Women's Board Travel Scholarship

(Germany, France, and United Kingdom) 

Selected Exhibitions and Performances

2021              Care: Access, Asian Arts Initiative, Philadelphia, PA

Picture Consequences in collaboration with the Philadelphia Animation Ensemble, "Illuminate the Plaza", PAFA

Puppets in the Pub, Presented by Blue Gene’s Pub, hosted by Tyler Bunch and Jonathan Little, O'Neill National Puppetry

Conference, Waterford, CT (online)

Nasty Brutish & Short Puppet Cabaret: Quarantine 6,  Curated by Myra Su, and Caitlin McCleod.  Hosted by Noah Ginex

Puppet Co., presented by Rough House Puppets and Links Hall.  Chicago, IL (online)

2020            UConn Puppet Arts Program Fall 2020 Final Presentations, Presented by UConn Puppet Arts and the Ballard Institute and

Museum of Puppetry, guest mentor Paul Zaloom.  Storrs, CT (online)

Minute Fest, streaming salon-style short performance work, presented by Vox Populi Gallery' s

Digital Doings, Philadelphia (online)

Virtual Rocky Mountain Puppet Slam, a night of curated short form puppet and object theatre presented by

Katy Williams Design in collaboration with Theatrical Response Team, Denver, CO (online)

Virtual Slam Extravaganza, Live broadcast puppetry slam presented by Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline, MA (online)

International Toy Theater Festival Day #5, an evening of isolating together through puppetry, presented by Great Small Works,

Brooklyn, NY (online)

Dance of Shapes, FMC Tower, Philadelphia

The Codex Project, Sketchbook Exhibit at the Works on Paper Gallery, Philadelphia

Typos + Spills + Broken Glass: an investigation of failure, Amos Eno Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2019            To Almost Tell, PAFA Alumni Gallery, Philadelphia

Emerging Printmakers Show, American Color Print Society, Bob Jackson Gallery, The Plastic Club, Philadelphia

Pet Cemetery, Eye’s Gallery, Philadelphia

2018            Chimera, Spillway Collective, Northern Liberties, Philadelphia

Performance Potluck, a night of pop-up performance art in West Philadelphia

Relative Work Experience

2020 —         Shadow theater & puppetry studio creation &consultation

Commission work and collaboration for dance, film, and music projects.

2017 —         Teacher, artist, and social justice advocate for

Spiral Q  Puppet Theater — SparQ in Schools / Peace Cohorts / Peoplehood / Education Works

Asian Arts Initiative — Access Center

Fleisher Art Memorial — Summer TeenLounge

Philadelphia Arts and Education Program — STEAM at S. Weir Mitchell Elementary

2017-2020     Scientific illustrator at Pfefferkorn Paleobotany Lab, Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences, UPenn

Education and Community

 

National Puppetry Conference at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center— 2021 Manual Cinema strand participant, Eugene O'Neill scholarship

Puppeteers of Color Social — community member

Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival Workshops — Shadow Puppetry II with Linda Wingerter, BIPOC scholarship 

 Crankie Theaters with Myra Su, BIPOC scholarship

Philadelphia Animation Ensemble— member

University of Connecticut, (UConn) Puppetry Arts — Advanced Shadow Theater with Annie K. Rollins

American Color Print Society — member

Bread & Puppet Theater — 2018 Summer apprentice: Grasshopper Rebellion Circus, and Out-of-Joint Hamlet

University of Pennsylvania (UPenn), Bachelor of Fine Arts*  

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) **— Certificate Program, Printmaking Major

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