School: B.A. Bard College, 2002.
Performance/Installation: Commissioned work presented in conjunction with The Watermill Center / Esquire Magazine (Esquire, NYC, October 2009); IVANAHelsinki / Love Contemporary Magazine (First Fight, NYC, March 2010); BOMB Magazine (Fear of a _____ Planet, Marlborough Chelsea Gallery, NYC, March 2011); Soliloquy III (UV Nile, PPOW Gallery, NYC, September 2011); Chashama / Nicholas Cohn Art Projects (A Small World After All [Fantasyland], Long Island City, August 2012); Nicholas Cohn Art Projects / AKArt (“PRETENDER,” HERE, NYC, February 2013); AKArt / DUMBO Arts Festival (Theatrics, Causey Contemporary, Brooklyn, September 2013); Courtesy the Artists / PERFORMA13 (Lay It On Me, Recess Gallery, NYC, November 2013); Fyodor Pavlov-Andreevich / Marcello Pisu (Sheva, FAENA Arts Center, Buenos Aires, May 2014).
Shows: “Performance Studies,” group video show curated by Dmitry Komis, Watermill Brooklyn Gallery, January 2010; “Heavy Rotation,” group video show curated by Joseph Whitt, Franklin Street Works, February 2012; “The Quality of Presence,” group show curated by Dmitry Komis, The Chelsea Hotel Arts Initiative, New York, April 2012; “CNNCTD+100,” group show, The New Museum, May 2012 and SCOPE Miami, December 2012; “B-OUT,” group show curated by Scott Hug, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York, July 2012; “Art and Social Activism,” group show curated by Nicholas Cohn Art Projects, Chashama Long Island City, August 2012; Official Selection, LDM Fashion Film Festival, Helsinki, August 2012; Site-specific video installation, coordinated by Eyebeam/adidas SLVR, Miami Beach, December 2012; “Looks Like Torture,” group show curated by Nicholas Cohn Art Projects and AKArt, HERE, NYC, February 2013; “ArtShop,” group show curated by Terri C Smith, Franklin Street Works, November 2013.
Production: POWDERBURN, an original play currently in development, selected as part of the Artist-in-Residence program at Robert Wilson’s Watermill Center to open 2009/10 season; POWDERBURN workshop reading, New York Theatre Workshop, December 2010.
Selected Performance Collaborations: The Sundance Channel; The British Film Council; PERFORMA09; Gorilla Repertory; Theatre Mitu; The Kitchen; Mark Leckey / Abrons Art Center; Hotel Savant / The Ohio Theater; NYC Fringe Festival; NY Frigid Festival; GenArt; Kalup Linzy / New Orleans Prospect.1 Biennial; PS1 / WPS1 Radio; Art Production Fund; New York Times T Magazine; Jen Denike / MoMA; Karen Finley / Freight + Volume.
Print: Editor, USELESS Magazine 2004-08, distributed internationally and released in conjunction with Printed Matter / NY Art Book Fair; Publish and Be Damned, London; PARTICIPANT Inc, NYC; Visionaire Gallery MEGAzines exhibit, NYC; Art Basel, Miami/Switzerland; Gavin Brown’s Enterprise at Passerby, NYC; CNEAI Salon Light, Paris; NADA Art Fair, Miami; ZOO, London; PULSE, NYC/London; The Armory Show, NYC.

Events: USA, temporary rec/performance/installation space, Lower East Side, est. 2008. Events held in collaboration with PERFORMA; The Watermill Center; When Marina Abramovic Dies / The Armory Show; Gelitin / Greene Naftali Gallery; BLVCK AMERICA; Light Asylum / PS1; PIN-UP Magazine; Odyn Vovk; Cinebeasts; E-flux;┬áPARTICIPANT Inc; James Fuentes LLC; Taxter & Spengemann; Wierd; BBlessing / i-D Magazine; International Playground / The Block Magazine; Liam Gillick & Uri Aran / Gresham’s Ghost; P.P.O.W.; Marc Jancou Gallery; Hooray for Earth; New Museum; FOERSTER; Fearless Project; Louis V ESP; Kingsboro Press.

Misc: Perfect Wave, Volume 2 feature, September 2012; Guest Speaker, Guerrilla Girls’ “Agents of Change: Art as Activism” symposium, organized by Nicholas Cohn Art Projects and Montserrat College of Art, October 2012; Banner Magazine feature, November 2012; Guest Speaker, La Table Ronde’s “Performative Nature of Artist (Persona)” organized by Critical Practices Inc, NYC, February 2013; Guest Speaker, Parsons The New School for Design, organized by Alexandro Segade, March 2013; Fantasyland, site-specific performance, Cornwallville, New York, July 2013; Guest Speaker, “Performance Art Salon,” organized by Marcello Pisu, The Clubhouse, Buenos Aires, May 2014.

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