Education:

            MFA Fine Arts – Mason Gross School of the Arts/Rutgers University, NJ

            School of Visual Arts – NY, NY

Professional Experience:

            Co-founder of Reservoir Art Space, Inc. – Ridgewood, Queens, NY

            Co-founder/editor: non-profit small press - Off The Park Press, Inc./ Black                   Square Editions, NY, NY

            Adjunct Faculty – Fine Arts – Kean University, Union, NJ 

            Visiting Lecturer - Mississippi State University, Starksville, MS

            Bergen County College Artist Talk - BCC Gallery, Paramus, NJ      

            Curatorial Staff – The Brodsky Center at Rutgers University, NJ

            Curatorial Board/Gala, Momenta Art Gallery, 56 Bogart St., Brooklyn, NY      

            Faculty - Rahway Arts Guild – Rahway, NJ

            Instructor of Record,oil painting,Mason Gross School of the Arts,Rutgers       

            ZieherSmith Gallery Assistant – 531 W. 25th St., NY, NY

            Rutgers Center for Innovative Print and Papermaking - administrator, NJ               

Recent Exhibitions:

2018     "De-Evolution", Gamba Gallery,  Greenpoint - Brooklyn, NY

             "MANA OPEN STUDIOS", MANA Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ

2017     "The Rent Is Too Damn High", LES Gallery, 27 Ave. C, NY, NY

             "Hold My Beer", RAS Gallery, Ridgewwod, NY, curated by Joe Nanashe

             "Desperate Times", SEFA Gallery, 46 W. 90th St, NY, NY

             "Nasty Women", Knockdown Center, Maspeth - Queens, NY

             "Buy What You Love 2", CARA Gallery, 508 W. 24th St., NY, NY

2016     "Mr. Pink", Bushwick Open Studios, Brooklyn, NY

             "Momenta Gala", Momenta Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

             "Buy What You Love", CARA Gallery, 508 W. 24th St, New York, NY

2015    “I Don’t Poem”, Abrons Art Center, New York, NY

             "Young New Yorkers", Joseph Gross Gallery, 548 W.28th St., NY, NY

             "Momenta Art Gala", Momenta Art, 56 Bogart, Brooklyn, NY

             "Reservoir Dogs",Bushwick Open Studios, Ridgewood, NY

             " High Light",solo exhibition,Greenwood Public Library,Greenwood Lake,NY 

2014     “21 And Counting”, The Painting Center, 547 W. 47th St., NY, NY

             “Geometry Poems”, Janet Kurnatowsky Gallery,  Brooklyn, NY

             “Taking Pleasure”, Bergen County College- Paramus, NJ, curated by                            Katherine Mojzsis                      

2013     “Exhibition Game”, Small Black Door, Brooklyn, NY, curated by Joe                              Nanashe

             “COLLAPSE”,Mississippi State University,  Starkville, MS, curated by                            A.Callander        

             “New Associations”, Mississippi State University – Starkville, MS

2012    “Dystopian Delight”, Mike Rollins Fine Art – NY,NY, curated by Tiffany Calvert

            “P.I.L.F.”, 43rd St. Pop-Up, Brooklyn, NY

Curatorial Projects:

2018     "New Work By Kevin Spies", March - April

2017     "Archives/Arcana", work by Dallas Athent, November-December

             "Edge and Swell", work by Diane Dwyer and Erin Treacy, April - May

2016     "Small Beasts, drawings by Elizabeth Zechel, April

             "Game Day Behavior", collages by Joe Heaps Nelson, May

2015     "Dark Crystal", work by Kevin Curran and Roxanne Jackson

             "Fur Flies; Paintings by Reverend Jen and Ryan Michael Ford", Reservoir Art               Space, Ridgewood, Queens, NY

            "The Dam Show at Reservoir", Reservoir Art Space, Ridgewood, Queens, NY