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exhibitions and screenings

2018 “untitled (how does it feel)” 2018 work retrospective hosted at Boathouse Microcinema

2018 “she’s not gonna get more dead” Sorry Not Sorry, Women in Experimental Film Since the 1970s, NW Film Center curated by Mia Ferm

2018 "swallow," TBA, Portland Institute of Contemporary Art, curated by The Nat Turner Project

2018 "hoe dor," Storied Texture, Littman Gallery, group show curated by Andrew Jankowski

2018 “beyond appetite,” Future Forum Final Exhibition, Open Signal Community Media Center.  installation

2018 “stillhere.gif” Saturate(d), Open Signal Community Media Center,  curated by Alan Page and Sarah Turner

2018  “hoe dor,” Open Signal Community Media Center.  solo show

2018 “safehouse” Portland Winter Lights Festival, Open Signal Community Media Center.  installation

2018  selected .gifs,  Shorts Program, Portland Oregon Women’s Film Festival

2017 “your sorry ass” This is a Black Spatial Imaginary, curated by Sharita Towne and Lisa Bates.

 

film programming

2018 “the first and the last”

six month screening, workshop and fellowship program featuring the work of five black women and femmes working in experimental video, film and new media.  co-curated and administered with kiki nicole.

 

2017 NW Film Center presents Daughters of the Dust

panelist

 

2015 "they said don't bring her home”

screening and performance series centered on the four cinematic adaptations of the opera “Carmen” starring black women. performances preceding each screening commissioned from local Portland black femme artists.

 

2015 Cascade Festival of African Films

guest programmer of a two day festival titled “Resistance on Film” highlighting African films centered around decolonial resistance.  

 

2014 Portland Black Film Festival

guest programmer for a month long festival centered around the work of black women directors and female-focused black films.  

 

residencies and awards

2018 Creative Exchange Lab, Portland Institute of Contemporary Art    Portland, OR

2018 Precipice Fund award, “the first and the last”

2018 Regional Arts and Culture Council Project Grant, “the first and the last”

2018 Researcher in Residence, Signal Culture    Owego, NY

2018 Future Forum, Open Signal Community Media Center    Portland, OR

2017 New Media Fellowship, Open Signal Community Media Center    Portland, OR

2014 Precipice Fund award, “they said don’t bring her home”

 

education

BA, Film and Media Studies, Stanford University