EDUCATION

2000-2004

BFA, Tisch School of the Arts, New York University, Film and Television

2004-2006

MFA, School of Visual Arts, Photography, Video, and Related Media

 

RESIDENCIES

2007

Smack Mellon artist residency and fellowship

 

EXHIBITIONS

2007 

Brooklyn Arts Council Film/video Festival, NY 

"Pharaohs, Queens, and Goddesses" Brooklyn Arts Council & Brooklyn Museum, NY 

Tribeca Film Festival Art Awards, NY 

"United Black Girls" Rush Arts Gallery, New York, NY

2006 

"Neubees" The Rider Project, Dumbo Arts Festival, Brooklyn, NY 

"Pay to Play" Black Floor Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 

"The Early Work," SVA MFA thesis exhibition, New York, NY

2005 

International Black Media Festival, London 

Scholastic Outreach Programs, New York 

"Look at Me: The Invisible Icon" Grace Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2004 

Cinewomen NY, Donnell Media Center, NY 

African American Women in Cinema Film Festival, NY 

Cinema Urbano Screen, Anthology Film Archives, NY

2003 

CUNY Graduate Center, Center of Communication, NY Pan African Film Festival, Los Angeles

 

AWARDS/GRANTS

2007

BAC Women of the African Descent Film Festival Jury Award- Best Film 

2005

Aaron Siskind Grant

2004

Warner Bros. Pictures Film Production Grant

 

LECTURES AND ARTIST TALKS

2007

Rush Arts Gallery, UBG exhibition artist talk 

2005

Scholastic Inc. Community Outreach 

2003

CUNY Graduate Center "Women Call the Shots"

 

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