UC Berkeley College of Environmental Design, M.Arch 2018
Pratt Institute 2008-2012, BFA in Fine Art, Sculpture. Graduate with Highest Honors
Recipient of Presidential Merit Scholarship and Foundation Year Scholarship.
Member of the President’s List for four consecutive academic years.
Study included a semester on exchange at the Amsterdamse Hogeschool voor de Kunsten.
Studied welding and metalwork, woodworking, casting and mold-making, painting, drawing, printmaking, and sculpture; comfortable with all of the traditional skills required for each area.
Guthrie + Buresh Architects
Assisted with measured drawings, exterior and interior design and drawings for residential renovation and new construction projects.
USL Technology, Inc
Developed social media strategy, advised on web presence, and collaborated with a diverse team on strategic sustainability initiatives.
Milestone Architecture PLLC
Projects included graphic design, interior architectural design, theatrical set design, and historical restoration feasibility studies.
a.k.a.design.ny. Inc. :
Design, fabrication, and retail of customized apparel, home goods, equipment and accessories, as needed for various projects.
Diederik Comte LLC:
Design partner at fashion design firm, responsible for everything from creative development to wholesale and production, to logo design, photography, and look-book design.
Ari Dein, LLC
Production assistant for Arielle Shapiro, designer of high-end lingerie and participant in the CFDA Fashion Incubator Program
Collaborative mural design and execution at the Katonah Museum of Art, April 2008
Mural design and execution for Lakeland High School, June 2008
Performance/ collaborative painting with Chad Attie, in collaboration with Mini Cooper, August 2008
Logo and branding material for BME Systems Corp, 2010
Art restoration assignments for private clients, 2010
Performance in association with Modern Vice Inc.
Photo retouching for a number of clients, including:
VPL, 2010-2011; 2014
Maryam Nassir Zadeh, 2011-2012
Etten Eller, 2011-2012
Andy Lifschutz Jewelry, 2013
Model for fashion projects, editorials, and e-commerce. Clients and collaborators include:
VPL ; Maryam Nassir Zadeh / mnzstore.com ; Ari Dein; Lizzie Fortunato; Built by Wendy; Tia Cibani; Olivia + Joy; WE Fashion; Elle Nederlands; La Garconne; Andy Lifschutz; Riot of Perfume Magazine; Lauren Manoogian; ZOO Magazine; Dieppa Restreppo
Brit Worgan; Andres Roberts; Shannon Kester; Khrystyna Chekhlata; Rudolf Bekker; Daniel McMahon; Delphine Diallo; Camilla Falquez.
Tracy Feith Inc.:
Sales associate. Also responsible for pre-production procedures, wholesale, public relations, and communications with magazines, photographers, and vendors.
La Garconne, LLC
Photo retoucher, fit model
January 2010-February 2014
’Week of the Arts’, Jefferson Valley Mall, Mays of 2006 through 2008
Pace University, March 2007
Pratt Institute, July 27, 2007, and May 15, 2009
Katonah Museum of Art, March 2008
Garrison Art Center, March-April 2008
Pratt Institute Fine Arts Department, September-October 2010
Hogeschool voor de Kunsten end-exam, Amsterdam, Netherlands, May 2011
1 (888)659-2204, Senior Thesis Exhibition. Rubelle and Norman Schafler Gallery, Pratt Institute, April 30-May 11 2012
“Diary of a Madman,” in association with Andy Lifschutz and No Perks Theater, September 2012
“BOKEH”, Group Exhibition at Free Candy Gallery, January 2013
“The Prometheus Experience”, Aeon Aerial Arts, April 2013
“Secret Stories III: The Secret of Shatan“, Urban Circus NYC, Co-Director, writer, actor, October 2013
“Adonia”, Urban Circus NYC, Director, choreographer, July 2014