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EDUCATION  

2017 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan ME

2008-2009  School of the Art Institute of Chicago, BFA Program, Chicago IL

EXHIBITIONS

2019 (UPCOMING) Fresh Fruit, curated by Benjamin Tischer, Situations Gallery, New York, NY (Group)

2019 The Poetics of Relation, The Gaylord and Donnelley Foundation, Chicago IL (Group)

2018 UNTITLED, ART Miami, Zevitas Marcus Gallery, Miami Beach, FL

2018 The Annual, Chicago Artists Coalition, Chicago IL, (Group)

2018 Local Comfort, LVL 3, Chicago IL, (Group)

2018 "You Will Be the Archivist of Your Desires," Chicago Artists Coalition, Chicago IL (Group)

2018 Cosmic Traffic Jam, Zevitas Marcus, Los Angeles CA (Group)

2018 Not An Inert Box, Triumph, curated by Danny Floyd, Chicago IL (Group)

2018 Home/Lands, The Object Press, Venice Architecture Biennale, Venice, Italy (Group) 

2018 Noonlight, EFA Blackburn 20|20, New York  NY (Group)

2017 "Petty Biennial," curated by La Kiesha Leek, Arts Incubator, Chicago IL (Group) 

2017 "Art at the Margin," Hunter College Project Space, New York NY (Group)

2017 "Lil Swim," Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco CA (Group)

2017 "Neither Free | Nor," Dittmar Gallery, Northwestern University, Evanston IL (Solo)

2017 "Here + Now," Urban Institute of Contemporary Art, Grand Rapids, MI (Group)

2016 "The Art of Blackness," Block 37, Chicago IL (Group)

2016 " Women We Love," Gallery 19, Chicago IL (Group) 

2016 "Shared History 150 SAIC Anniversary, " South Side Community Art Center, Chicago IL (Juried)

2016 "It Can See You," HUME Gallery, Chicago IL (Solo)

2016 "Abandoned Margins: Policing The Black Female Body," WomanMade, Chicago IL (Group)

2015 "I Can't Breathe," ARC Gallery, Chicago IL, (Juried) 

2015 "(N)either (N)or," Curatorial Lab, Chazen Museum, University of Wisconsin, Madison WI (Juried)

2010 “Ten XX," Show, River North Gallery Hall, Chicago IL, (Group)

FELLOWSHIPS/GRANTS

2018 Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters and Sculptors Grant

2017-2018 Arts + Public Life and University of Chicago Residency (CSRPC), Chicago IL

2017-2018 The Center Program Residency, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago IL

2016-2017  HATCH Project Residency, Chicago Artists Coalition, Chicago IL

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2018 Shana Nys Dambrot, Get Caught in a Cosmic Traffic Jam in Culver City, LA Weekly

2018 Ellen C. Caldwell, Detouring Through Art, History and Language in Cosmic Traffic Jam, Riot Material

2018 Cosmic Traffic Jam at Zevitas Marcus, Flaunt Magazine

2017 Art Examines the State of Blackness, The Citizen

2017 Dittmar Exhibit Dramatizes Chasm Between Blacks and Whites, Chicago Tribune

2016 Abandoned Margins: Policing the Black Female Body, Human Stages (blog)

2016 Featured Artist, Black Contemporary Art

2015 Featured Artist, 365 Artist 365 Days Project

2014 Julian Nebreda, Making a Scene, South Side Weekly