EDUCATION

M.F.A. in Kinetic Imaging, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Art, Richmond, VA, 2019
B.A. in Studio Art, Yale University, New Haven, CT, 2003
International School of Art, Montecastello, Italy, summer 2002

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019    Breathe, River, Pump House Park, Richmond, VA
2018    A Brief and True Report, Sound Arts Richmond, Richmond, VA
2013    Needle Bed, Open Source, Brooklyn, NY
2012    The News: Monday-Friday Songbook, Open Source, Brooklyn, NY
2009    Urban Plant Research in Residence, Open Source, Brooklyn, NY, collaboration with Leslie Kuo

SELECTED SOLO PERFORMANCES

2018    The Sound of a Stone, W.E. Singleton Center for the Performing Arts, VCU, Richmond, VA;
    Ferguson Center for the Arts, Christopher Newport Univ., Newport News, VA

2018    Songscapes, The Anderson, Richmond, VA

2018    This Is the Sound, Third Practice Electroacoustic Music Festival, Richmond, VA

2015-17    Song for Many Paths, Third Practice Electroacoustic Music Festival, Richmond, VA;
    Residency 108, Clermont, NY; 
    Open Source, Brooklyn, NY

2010-17    The News: Monday-Friday, Open Source, Brooklyn, NY;
    chashama 461, New York, NY; 
    Washington Heights Free Radio, New York, NY; 
    Recession Art, New York, NY; 
    Proteus Gowanus, Brooklyn, NY

2015-16    Catskills Songline, Residency 108, Clermont, NY; 
    various public locations, New York, NY

2011    Songline I: Paper Wrinkle, Open Source, Brooklyn, NY
 
2011    Corn-Grinding Songs, Communal Table, Brooklyn, NY

2010    When Rivers Were Highways, American Folk Art Museum, New York, NY

2009-10    Songs of Lewis & Clark, American Folk Art Museum, New York, NY; 
    PortSide NewYork (aboard the Mary A. Whalen tanker), Brooklyn, NY;
    Proteus Gowanus, Brooklyn, NY; 
    Douglass St. Music Collective, Brooklyn, NY; 
    Open Source, Brooklyn, NY

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019  Weather Report, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CT
2018    Antithesis, Manchester Contemporary, Richmond, VA
2017    The Years, VCU Fine Arts Building Gallery, Richmond, VA
2015    /mit ðə detə/: Source Materials Visualized, The Center for Book Arts, New York, NY 
2015    Andere Gärten (Different Gardens), Galerie im Körnerpark, Berlin, Germany
2014    Some Assembly Required, Fuse-Works, Brooklyn, NY
2012    chaNorth Alumni Show, chashama 461, New York, NY
2011    Migration, Proteus Gowanus, Brooklyn, NY 
2011    ASSOCIATED, Open Source, Brooklyn, NY
2011    The Blithedale Romance, chashama 217, New York, NY 
2010    Transport, Proteus Gowanus, Brooklyn, NY
2009    After Narrative, Artspace, New Haven, CT
2008    Glück Gehabt: Kunst im Untergrund (That was Lucky: Art in the Underground), Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst (NGBK), Berlin, Germany

SELECTED COLLABORATIVE PERFORMANCES

2014-18    Salt Parade, American Folk Art Museum, New York, NY; 
    The Center for Book Arts, New York, NY; 
    Riverdale Riverfest, Bronx, NY; 
    Make Music NY Porch Stomp, Governor’s Island, New York, NY; 
    Rockwood Music Hall, New York, NY
    Jalopy Theater, Brooklyn, NY
Founder, lead singer, mandolin/guitar/autoharp, songwriter and arranger

2010-14    Union Street Preservation Society, CMJ Festival Showcases (2011, 2012), New York, NY; 
    Break Thru Radio: BTR Live Studio, New York, NY; 
    Highline Ballroom, New York, NY; 
    The Bell House, Brooklyn, NY;     

2012 East Coast tour including Boston, Philadelphia and Washington D.C.
Co-founder, lead/harmony singer, mandolin, songwriter

2012    Dumbo Arts Festival: Monster Drawing Rally, Dumbo Arts Center, Brooklyn, NY

2010    Manhattan Hike, Southern Tip to Northern Hills, The Public School NY, Brooklyn, NY 

2010    Urban Plant Research: A Walk Around the Block, Open Source, Brooklyn, NY

RESIDENCIES & AWARDS

2019         Mountain Lake Biological Station, University of Virginia, Pembroke, VA
2018         Building Capabilities Focus Area Grant, CultureWorks, Richmond, VA
2018         Artist Residency, Hambidge Center for Creative Arts & Sciences, Rabun Gap, GA
2017-18     Graduate School Assistantship, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
2015         Artist Residency, Residency 108, Clermont, NY
2014         Artist Residency, Lichtenberg Studios (as Urban Plant Research), Berlin, Germany
2011, 10    Artist Residency, chaNorth, 2-time recipient, Pine Plains, NY
2009        Open Source (as Urban Plant Research), Brooklyn, NY

ALBUMS & PUBLICATIONS 

2014    Weather Box, artist’s multiple, Fuse Works, Brooklyn, NY 
2014    Ein Lichtenberger Herbarium (A Lichtenberg Herbarium), booklet, co-author with Leslie Kuo, Lichtenberg Studios, Berlin, Germany
2012    The News: Monday-Friday, solo digital LP, self-published, Brooklyn, NY
2012    Live at Rockwood with Andy Statman, digital LP with Union Street Preservation Society, Brooklyn, NY
2011    Spring to Rust, EP with Union Street Preservation Society, Free Energy Media, Brooklyn, NY
2008    Songs of Lewis & Clark, solo LP, self-published, Brooklyn, NY
2008    Urban Plant Research, with Leslie Kuo, blog co-founder and co-editor, urbanplantresearch.org

GALLERY TALKS    

2016    Singing the Landscape, Open Source, Brooklyn, NY
2014    How To Harness Chaos, Open Source, Brooklyn, NY 
2014    Look, Listen, Talk: Urban Plant Research, with Leslie Kuo, Lichtenberg Studios, Berlin, Germany 2010    Urban Plant Research: A Conversation, with Leslie Kuo, Umbrella Arts, New York, NY

TEACHING & RELATED EXPERIENCE

2019-present     Adjunct Faculty, VCUarts, Art Foundation & Graphic Design Departments, Richmond, VA
2018     Program Coordinator and Instructor, Experiments in Sound Workshops, VCUarts Kinetic Imaging, Richmond, VA
2017-18     Graduate Teaching Assistant, VCUarts Kinetic Imaging, Richmond, VA
2014-17     Teaching Artist, KOKO After School Programs, Brooklyn, NY
2014-16        Marketing Manager, The Center for Book Arts, New York, NY
2011         Performance Curator, ASSOCIATED, Open Source, Brooklyn, NY
2008         Docent, Creative Time, New York, NY
2003     Visual Arts Intern, MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2019    CultureWorks, Artist Spotlight, interview on social media, Richmond, VA

2015    Alexander Campos, /mit ðə detə/: Source Materials Visualized, exhibition catalogue, The Center for Book Arts, New York, NY 

2013    Maia Macdonald, "Union Street Preservation Society," interview and live performance, BTR Live Studio, btrtoday.com/tv/livestudio, Ep. 193, Feb 8, 2013

2009-12    Ed. Anke Wulffen, Balkon & Garten, literary/art magazine, Nos. 35, 38, 39, 40, 45, 49, Berlin, Germany

2011    Open Source, ASSOCIATED, exhibition catalogue, Brooklyn, NY

2011    Patrick Huguenin, "Brooklyn Musicians Aim to Showcase Americana Roots Music," New York Daily News, New York, NY, July 20, 2011

2009    Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst (NGBK), Glück Gehabt: Kunst im Untergrund (That was Lucky: Art in the Underground), exhibition catalogue, Berlin, Germany

COLLECTIONS

The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CT
California Polytechnic State University, Robert E. Kennedy Library Special Collections, San Luis Obispo, CA
Princeton University Library, Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton, NJ
University of Richmond, Boatwright Memorial Library Special Collections, Richmond, VA
Yale University, Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library Arts of the Book Collection, New Haven, CT