CV

Education

2013

MFA, Art, Technology, and Culture program, University of Oklahoma

 -Emphasis in performance

2009

BA, summa cum laude, Professional Writing/Journalism, University of Oklahoma

-Emphases in Film and Media Studies and Spanish

2008

Creative Writing Intensive, Univerzita Karlova, Prague, Czech Republic

Film and Spanish language Intensive, Universidad de Alcalá, Spain

 

Performance/Video

2016

Video, Sugar Pop Kitty Rush, El Rincon Social, Curated by Performance Art HOUSTON

Virtual Performance, 2nd Online Performance Art Festival, Curated by Sandra Bozic

Video, Artzond Festival, St. Petersburg, Russia

Performance, Dreaming Dirt Series, The Waypost, Portland, OR

Video, Tasmanian International Video Art Festival, Launceston, Australia

Video, Red Art 2 Mars gallery, Chicago, IL

Performance, ANTE/bodies, Kimmel Galleries at New York University, Curated by Courtney Brown, Sophia Mak with Karen Finley

Performance, with NO SHAME theatre, Eugene, OR

2015

Virtual performance, Subliminal Fixtures, The East-Klectic, Houston, TX

Collaborative performance, Beefhaus, Dallas, TX. Curated by Alison Starr

2014

Performance, #FF0000: Fleshly Vicissitudes, Dope Chapel, Norman, OK

Featured Artist, Table Matters, online exhibition, curated by (wo)manorial

Performance, LIGHTNING ROD: performance showcase, Dope Chapel, Norman, OK.

Performance, Inside)(Outside, Ant Gallery, curated by (wo)manorial member Courtney Brown, Dallas, TX

Featured Artist, Ephemeral Traces, online exhibition, in conjunction with Inside)(Outside

Participatory performance, stART Norman, Norman Arts Council community development initiative, Norman, OK

Video, Edible Matters, TAD Gallery, Denton, TX

Video, Crossing Borders travelling exhibition. Curated by Emergent Art Space. Presented at:

    -Gallery Gong, Seoul

    -Municipal de Arte Y Cultura, Tijuana, Mexico

    -Soma Arts, San Francisco, CA

Collaborative video, The Telephone Project: Global Art Experiment, New York, NY Curated by Nathan Langston, Satellite Collective

Video, ANIMORPH Exhibit, Project Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2013

Performance and video screening, Midwest Interdisciplinary Conference,University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Performance with NON GRATA (Estonia) Grace Exhibition Space, Brooklyn, NY

Solo performance, PAEKORT #8, Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

Solo performance, (NON) LOCATIONS, during Twente Biennale, Enschede, the Netherlands, Curated by Ieke Trinks

Collaborative performance with Lieneke Mous, Complicities, Collusions, Complexities of Womanhood, Roest, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

Collaborative performance with poet Linda Russo, Momentum OKC, OK. Curated by PLUG Projects, Kansas City, KS

Solo performance, Art Synthesis: First Friday on Film Row, OKC, OK. Curated by Kendall Brown, Director, IAO Gallery

Participatory performance, Mainsite Contemporary Art, Curated by Amber Sharples, Director, Oklahoma Arts Council

2012

Solo performance, Subverticon Deluxe, Living Arts, Tulsa, OK.

Video, SPANE: Screening of Performance Art in the Natural Environment, Pleasure Dome, Toronto, Canada. Curated by Johannes Zits

Solo performance, Mixology: A Live Performance Sampler, Oklahoma Contemporary, OKC, OK

Collaborative performance, Low Lives 4, International Virtual Festival, Curated by Jorge Rosas

Video, Oklahoma City Museum of Art, OKC, OK

Video installation, 98th School of Art & Art History Student Exhibition, Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art, Norman, OK.

2011

Solo performance, Mainsite Contemporary Art, OK. Curated by Erinn Gavaghan,

Video, Chapman Gallery, Kansas State University, KS

Collaborative dance, IAO Gallery, OKC, OK

Solo performance/installation, New Genre XVIII, Living Arts, Tulsa, OK

2010

Solo performance, Momentum Tulsa, OK, Curated by Shannon Fitzgerald, Director, Rochester Art Center

 

Curatorial/Jury

2013        

Curator, SPANE: Screening of Performance Art in the Natural Environment, Pleasure Dome, Toronto, Canada. 

Curator, Fission:Fusion: A Live Performance Sampler, Living Arts, Tulsa, OK. 

2012        

Co-curator, Mixology: A Live Performance Sampler, City Arts Center, OK

2010      

Co-curator, Smoke & Mirrors multimedia exhibit, Lightwell Gallery, University of Oklahoma

Co-juror, New Genre XVII, Tulsa, OK

 

Selected Publications

2015        

“The Interwoven Body: Embodiment in Performance Art and the Writing Center”. Create, Perform, Write: WAC, WID, and the Performing and Visual Arts. Eds. Steven J. Corbett and Betsy Cooper. Co-authored with Dr. Michael Rifenburg, Asst. Professor of English, Univ. of North Georgia.                          

“Reorienting the Feminine: A Study of Contemporary Female Artists’ Exploration of Sensuality and Presence”. INCIDENT Magazine

“A Resurrected Science.” Art Focus, Sept/Oct. issue. Ed. Kerry Karper

“A Reflective Interpretation of The Telephone Project: The Fluid Body and its Sensuous Dialogue”. The Telephone Project, Ed. Nathan Langston 

“Presence: A performative exploration of active existence in a place that will  soon not exist”: Exhibition reflection, online publication, Emergent Art Space

2008      

 “Sound Poetry: Transcending ‘Cerebral Trappings’”, Brainstorm Literary Publication, Vol. II. University of Oklahoma Expository Writing Program

 

Artist Representation

                         Emergent Art Space, San Francisco, CA

                         FRINGE collective, Oklahoma City, OK

 

Professional Development

2014      

 Performance workshop led by NON GRATA, Dope Chapel, Norman, OK

2013     

 Performance workshop led by Tony Orrico, McKinney Avenue Contemporary (MAC), Dallas, TX

Collaborative performance and movement workshop, with Rotterdam-based  Ieke Trinks, Living Arts, Tulsa, OK

2011  

  Summerwork at The Farm, collaborative art retreat, studio of Douglas  Rosenberg and Li Chiao-Ping, Madison, WI, and the Frank        Lloyd Wright Taliesin Preservation

2010        

Meredith Monk vocal ensemble workshop, New York, NY

2009               

SoundLab: Sound and performance poetry collaborative, with Associate Professor of English Linda Russo, University of Washington