social practice

EXPERIENCE

2017 - Founder of MetaMeta Consulting

2016 - Co-founder and CEO of Being Design Inc.

 

EDUCATION

2013 - Syracuse University, Certificate of Advanced Study, Engaged Scholarship

2012 - Syracuse University, BFA, Sculpture, Minor, Creative Writing

2011 - Apprentice to Serigne Mor Guey, Advance Wood Carving

 

TEACHING

2014 - Adjunct Professor in the University Honors Program, Syracuse University

2011-13 - Program Coordinator at 601 Tully and MLAB, Syracuse NY

 

RESIDENCIES

2013-14 - Public Artist in Residence, SaltQuarters, Syracuse NY

 

EXHIBITIONS 

2014

Syracuse NY, Syracuse Pedestrian Routes, Public City-wide art event

2013

SALTQuarters Gallery, Syracuse, NY, A Mile in Their Shoes  (with Peter Edlund)

2012

601 Tully Gallery, Syracuse, NY, -Inter-

S.P.A.R. Space, Syracuse, NY, The Last Straw

2011

XL Gallery, Syracuse, NY, Up and Out

J&J Smith Gallery, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, The Gift

XL Gallery, Syracuse, NY, Knew Sculpture

 601 Tully Gallery, Syracuse, NY, The Butterfly Effect

2010

Bird Library, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, Architectural Fiber

2009

XL Gallery, Syracuse University, Syracuse NY, Fresh Produce 

 

LECTURES /  WORKSHOPS

2017

Philly Teach Week, Philadelphia, PA - Design Thinking: a human-centered approach to innovation

2016

Epicodus Code Academy, Philadelphia, PA, Design Meets Dev: how software is mediating the gap between hand and code.

2014

Fowler High School, Syracuse, NY, The Journey of an Artist

2013

The Five Sixty Collective, Syracuse, NY, Computer, Hacking, and The Internet: what they're doing to us and what we're doing to them. 

601 Tully and Alchemical Nursery, Syracuse, NY, TOOLS: How to use what you have and make what you don't. 

2011

English and Textual Studies, Syracuse University,  Creativity Across Media

ISM, Thies Senegal, Portraiture 

L'École Française, Thies, Senegal, Painting in Color 

2010  

VPA Colloquium, Syracuse University, You Are Sculpture 

 

Honors / Awards

2012 - Imagining America Engagement Fellowship

2012 - Visual and Performing Arts Scholar

2012 - Chancellor's Citation for Public Service

2011 - Chancellor's Award for Public Service

2010 - Crown-Wise Marcus Award