b. 1987


Photographer and videographer living between New York City and Sicily

Forthcoming
/Book of poetry and photographs with artist Christopher Green, June 2017
/Abstract short using silver talisman created by Elizabeth Whitcomb and music by Mark Greshowak, June 2017
/Abstract short narrated with poetry by Lauren O'Connor, August 2017
/Documentary short about a Sicilian female motocross competitor, August 2017
/Documentary short on the Bois d'Havré and its keeper, ongoing
/Documentary feature about Sicily, ongoing

2017
Shop
Sourcing rare and out of print books from the 1960s-70s about cinema, sports, animals, artists, photographers, and parapsychology. All are available to purchase here.

Group Art Show
Contributed Film "Slow Shapes"
Melbourne, Australia : The Heavy Time Institute, RVCA Corner Gallery
"This Is A Song"
Artists include Brianna Capozzi, Clare Shilland, Danielle Neu, Estelle Hanania, Hanna Moon, Polly Brown, and Benedict Brink. Publication designed by Heavy Time. 44 pages, color indigo print, saddle stitched, edition of 50.

Short film, Cinematographer / Director / Editor
Slow Shapes, color HD, 12min, shot in New York.
Featuring dancer / choreographer Brittany Bailey.
Slow Shapes reveals the alienating presence of driving cars and commuting peoples in contrast to Brittany Bailey's slow-moving body. As Bailey uses sidewalks and roadside monuments for a stage, her body creates improvised shapes utilizing the negative space between limbs, concrete, vehicles, and locals walking to where they are going.

2016
Documentary, Cinematographer / Director / Editor
TIN, WATER, RED EARTH , color, HD, 27min, shot in Italy.
Private Screening December 17th at Anthology Film Archives with poetry reading by Lauren O'Connor.
A documentary about the maiolica ceramic craft in Vietri sul Mare. The film explores themes of memory, fetishization of the object, tradition, mythology, natural geography, and the act of looking.

Writer, book design

"Amy Sillman, Out of Synch", a book of essays about painter Amy Sillman.
7in x 9in, 35pp, perfect bound, color, ed. of 3, op.
Published by Surrender Press, printed by Publication Studio. Chapters: 1. Its Not Easy 2. Queer Thing, Painting 3. Oscillations 4. I'm a Romantic Postmodern Aesthetic Sensualist 5. Process and Swiss Cheese

2015
Group Art Show
New York City, New York : The Laundromt
Contributed Photographs
"The Spring Cleaning"
Artists include Deanna Templeton, Maya Handley, Heji Shin, Jack Webb, Benedict Brink, Gosha Rubchinskiy, Ed Templeton, Kersti Jan Werdal, Larry Clark, Cheryl Dunn, Todd Jordan, and others

Group Art Show 

Paris, France : 0fr Gallery
Curated and Contributed Film "Untitled"
"Film Programme" for group art show presented by Christopher Green
Dance related video works by Babette Mangolte, Kersti Jan Werdal, Henry Hills, Yvonne Rainer

Curator
Paris, France : 0fr Gallery
Curated
"Print Programme" for group art show presented by Christopher Green
Punk ephemera and poetry mimeographs from the MAST BOOKS archives including Raymond Pettibon, Fluxus, Ed Dorn, Joann Kyger, Ray Johnson
, Joe Brainard, Michael McClure, Iggy Pop, Martha Wilson, Jean Genet, The Factory at the Russell Club, Tom Clark, Art Rite, and John Giorno

2013
Group Art Show
Portland, Oregon : Portland Museum of Modern Art
Contributed Film "Untitled"
"Untitled", color, MiniDV, 2min, audio by Dragging an Ox Through Water, shot in Thailand and Vietnam

2012 

Solo Art Show
Portland, Oregon : Valentines 

Photograph Show
"This is Just to Say That"

Editor and Graphic Designer of KIOSK PAPER
Invitation and special thanks to Alisa Grifo and Marco ter Haar Romeny.
Newsprint, b&w, 28in x 22.75in, double-sided broadsheet poster, printed by Linco, ed. of 1000, op.
Contributors include: Roula Nassar/OTTO, Christopher Garrett, Evie Bowman, Hans Eijkelboom, Jeffrey Kriksciun, Alexis Georgopolous, Matt Olson, Mary Manning, Mark Borthwick, Jacob Robichaux and Amy Yao, Sarah Lehrer-Graiwer, Svetlana Kitto, Amelia Stein and Grace Atkinson, Eva Saelens, Toby Liebowitz, and Chris Johanson

2010

Solo Art Show

Portland, Oregon : Half/Half Gallery
Photograph Show

"About A Girl"

Education
2017
Columbia University BA degree Cum Laude in Sociocultural Anthropology and Art History

Awards
2017
Lillian Disney Grant
Columbia University Dean's List of Merit


2016
Ella Deloria Fellowship Research Grant
Columbia University Thesis Grant
Columbia University Dean's List of Merit


2015
Prime Minister Abe Japan Fellowship
Columbia University Dean's List of Merit

Experience
2014-2016
Research assistant : New York, New York
Michael T. Taussig
Archived fieldwork notebooks, assisted research for book, "The Corn Wolf" and various essays published by Vice News, and Public Seminar. Facilitated "Beyond the Nation-State: The Kurdish Revolution in Syria", a week-long seminar with Columbia University and Bogazici University scholars and journalists which took place at Columbia University, John Hopkins University, SVA, and NYU.

2013-2016
Rare book buyer : New York, New York
Mast Books
Managed bookstore featuring new and used publications in genres of film, literature, 20th century poetry, visual art, photography, fashion, design, philosophy, and typography. Particular interest lies in mid 20th century American poetry mimeographs, ephemera, 1960s-1990s avant-garde artist monographs and art show catalogues, 1980s-1990s European fashion zines, ethnographic texts, and photography.

2011-2013
Photography assistant and studio manager : Brooklyn, NY
Mark Borthwick
Scanned and edited film. Handled post-production for Mykita and Missoni ad campaigns with M/M Paris. Archived 20 years of photographer's body of work. Assisted on shoots in Mexico, Italy, New York City, and the Hamptons. Collaborated as flautist on music projects.