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Selected Exhibitions and Performances

2017    

 Group Exhibition with Black Women Artists for BLM, Project Row Houses, Houston, TX

Solo Performance, Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, LA

Black Is a Color, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA  

Exhibiting Artist, with Black Salt Collective, West Coast Craft, Fort Mason Center, SF CA

Commissioned Performance, with Black Salt Collective, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, SF CA

2016

Visions Into Infinite Archives, SOMarts Gallery, San Francisco CA

Blank Map, Dance Mission, San Francisco, CA

TBA:16 Portland Institute of Contemporary Art, Portland, OR

Pieter Performance Space, Los Angeles, CA

2015

Real Time and Space, Oakland CA, Performance

Where Are You From? The Lab, San Francisco CA, Black Salt Collective

POLYTHETIC, Betti Ono Gallery, Oakland CA

Night Light with Black Salt Collective, SOMarts Cultural Center, San Francisco CA

Her Resilience: A Mural for Women Affected by Violence, Oakland CA

Outsider Film and Arts Festival, Austin TX

GLITCH Film Festival, CCA, Glasgow Scotland

CUAV, San Francisco CA

2014

WE WON'T COMPETE, Group Show, Art Gallery of Windsor Windsor, ON

RADAR Reading Series, with Black Salt Collective, San Francisco CA

Bay Area Now 7, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco CA

Ancient Futures, MIX NYC Experimental Film Festival, New York NY

2013

Black Salt Collective , Artist Television Access, San Francisco CA

2012

2-QTPOC Montreal,  Gallery Articule, Montreal Quebec

Essential Hues, Wayfarer’s Gallery, Brooklyn NY

2011

The Fest, Display Gallery, Gainesville FL

Dirtstar: Take Root, San Francisco CA

Tenderloin National Forest/Luggage Store Annex San Francisco CA

Tom Tom Magazine Showcase, Art Basel, Miami FL

Thrum Drum, The Exchange, Gainesville FL

2010

Let the Current Hold You, Fair Grinds, New Orleans LA

2008

LadyFest London, Camden Underworld, London UK

LadyFest Madrid, Club Barbarella, Madrid, Spain

Panels / Lectures

2017

Oxy Arts Speaker Series, Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA

2016

Conjure and Manifest: Building A Sustainable Art Practice, Stanford University

Black Portraitures III, From Abstraction To Visual Order, Johannesburg, South Africa

Open Engagement, Creative Collective, Omni Commons. Oakland, CA

2014

Behind the Lens, Museum of African Diaspora, San Francisco CA

2012

Collective Tarot Panel,  Modern Times Bookstore, San Francisco CA

2011

Personal is Political with Kathleen Hanna, Jacksonville Public Library, FL

Publications

2017

Many Moons

2016

SFMOMA Open Space

2015

The Sisters Are Alright : Changing the Broken Narrative of Black Women in America

Grants / Awards / Residencies

2017

ACRE Artist in Residence, Steuben, WI      

2016

ArtMatters Foundation, Grant Recipient

Djerassi Resident Artist, Woodside CA ( In collaboration with Keith Hennessy)

MANCC, Florida State University, Tallahassee FL ( with Keith Hennessy)

Facebook Artist in Residence, Menlo Park CA

Open Engagement Artist in Residence, Real Time and Space, Oakland CA

2015

Curatorial Commons Residency, SomARTS Gallery, San Francisco CA

2013

Southern Exposure’s Alternative Exposure, Grant Recipient, San Francisco CA

2009

Art Students League of the West Indies, Artist in Residence, Portland Parish Jamaica

2008

AS220,  Artist in Residence, Providence RI

Music/Sound Projects

2013- present         Tropic Green, Synthesizer, Drum machine

2006-2008             New Bloods, Drums and Percussion