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Exhibitions

  • Somerville Toy Camera Festival 2018

    This beauty traveled all the way to the Somerville Toy Camera Festival to be displayed at the Brickbottom Gallery from Sept 6 – Oct 13, 2018. I would like to thank juror Jennifer Shaw for including my work in this exhibition and the folks at Brickbottom Gallery for being such hospitable hosts. 
    This piece, titled Northwest Merge, is from a new double exposure series I have been working on with my Holga. This simple camera has been a wonderful part of my creative process lately and I look forward to sharing the images with you all soon. Stay tuned.

    If you want to know more about the annual festival click here

  • The Plastic Fantastic Show IX

    I have the pleasure of being included in the Plastic Fantastic Show IX at Lightbox Photographic Gallery in Astoria, Oregon. The exhibition will be up through July 10th. If you are able to make it out that way, please make sure you stop in and view all of the beautiful, hand-crafted imagery. I feel honored to have been selected by curator Susan Burnstine. The image chosen is one of my all time favorites created with the Holga 120N. It is a triple exposure on color film from my adventure up Dog Mountain in the spring of 2017; my first true wild flower experience in the Northwest. 

    You may view an online gallery of the selected images here

    A very big thank you goes to Susan and the team at Lightbox for hosting such a wonderful collection.

  • FotoFilmic//PULP 03 Print Showcase

    One of my instax images was selected to participate in a group exhibition on Bowen Island in B.C. this past December. Being included in this showcase was the perfect way to end the year; a great jumping-off point for 2017. While I was unable to attend the gallery opening, I am extremely grateful for the exposure and inclusion.

    I submitted 5 different Instax scans to this call for entries. When submitting to contests I try to include at least one image that I am extremely attached to regardless whether or not someone has validated its strengths. The particular image in this case happened to be titled "Day One" and it depicted a menstrual shower scene. It is a part of the project where I attempted to create an instax image every day back in 2014. I went through countless boxes of film and 3 different Instax Wide 210 cameras before calling it quits after nearly 8 months.

    Documenting my menstrual cycle is a part of my process of honoring my body and the change it experiences on a monthly basis. I hold these images very dear to my heart and sharing them brings me great joy. I hope others find them as honestly beautiful as I do. In a society where we are constantly persuaded to hide our menstrual cycle through the use of 'compact' tampons and scented feminine products, I want my images to feel raw enough to contribute to the normalization of alternative menstrual habits.

    In addition, I was notified of my image being selected on the exact day that President-elect Donald Trump was confirmed to be the next president of the United States. This warmed my heart that on a day where I was feeling physical pain for the future of our country, I was awarded a small victory for tolerance. I want people everywhere to feel comfortable and confident in discussing their menstrual experiences and the options that exist. 

    All images provided by FotoFilmic// PULP Gallery

  • Bed of Roses - UCF Graduation Exhibition 2014

    We did it! My museum and gallery practices course successfully put together our very own exhibition highlighting our senior thesis work. We are ‘Bed of Roses’. It was a challenging semester as we had to raise the funds and completely support an opening reception. 'Bed of Roses’ consists of 11 artists from the University of Central Florida. I am so proud of this group of women and all we have accomplished together. 

  • Growth - A Solo Exhibition - Gallery 202 at UCF Spring 2014

    Reflection has always played a large part in my mental habits and tendencies. Today I find myself looking back to this time last year when I installed my first solo exhibition highlighting my Growth series. I could not have done it without the assistance of my wonderful colleagues, who just happen to be some of my closest friends. After having the hard drive fail that contained the show's visual documentation, the photos from the days leading up to it are all that remains.