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Curriculum Vitae


SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

2016

"Queen, I Am" - Reflecting Upon the Extraordinary Greatness of Womankind
Fusion East Restaurant and Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2014

Bergen Community College, Paramus, NJ

2013

D's Soul Full Cafe, Hoboken, NJ

Gallery at ESU Admissions Office, Stroudsburg, PA

2012

Frances Hughes’ Community Crisis Center, Delaware Water Gap, PA

The Galleria, Stroudsburg, PA

The Gallery at Chant Realtors, Lords Valley, PA

"Journeyman", Pocono Community Theater Gallery, East Stroudsburg, PA

2011

MudWorks & Friends, Effort, PA

Main Street Jukebox Gallery, Stroudsburg, PA

Cheeky Monkey Coffee House, Stroudsburg, PA

"Celebrating Our Spirit", 1199SEIU Gallery, NYC

Gallery at ESU Admissions Office, Stroudsburg, PA

2010

Monroe County Bar Association, Stroudsburg, PA

Eastern Monroe Public Library, Stroudsburg, PA

2009

"Experiential Impressions", 1199SEIU Gallery, NYC

Pocono Record, Stroudsburg, PA

Sanofi Pasteur's "Meet The Artists", Swiftwater, PA

Stroud Township Municipal Building, Stroudsburg, PA

Office of State Rep. Mario Scavello, Mount Pocono, PA

2008

Mama Bella's Restaurant, Bushkill, PA

 


2-PERSON EXHIBITIONS:

2013

"I AM BLACK ART", with Tyson Hall, 1199SEIU Gallery, NYC

2012

"A Union Of Art", with Crespo, 1199SEIU Gallery, NYC

"A Union of Art", with Crespo, The Castle Inn Gallery, Delaware Water Gap, PA

 


GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

2016

"Under the Influence", (A group show of artists inspired by other artists), Village West Gallery, Jersey City, NJ

"VANITY", Presented by Jersey City Theater Center, Merseles Studios, Jersey City, NJ

"Back to School", LITM Art Gallery, Jersey City, NJ

"Seek and You Shall Find", Presented by The Black Museum, 1199SEIU Gallery, NYC

"He-Roes, She-Roes, Kings & Queens"
Presented by ArtistFusion TV & Movement, Fusion East Restaurant and Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2015

"Graffiti Art, Verses and Flow", Presented by James Top Productions, The Manhattan Social Lounge and Grill, NYC

"The Day After MLK", Malcolm X and Dr. Betty Shabazz Memorial and Educational Center, NYC

"17: The Revolution Will Be Visualized", 2nd Floor Gallery, Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. State Office Bldg., Harlem, NYC

"Woman Up", (In celebration of Women's History Month), The Conception Gallery, LIC, NY

"HerStory", (In celebration of Women's History Month), 1199SEIU Gallery, NYC

"Not The Same Ol' Black History Show", 1199SEIU Gallery, NYC

2014

"Sublime: Where Art Meets Fashion", StudioJ Gallery, LIC, NY

"BRINK", The Conception Gallery, LIC, NY

"42nd Times Sq. Show Remixed - 80s Revisited", 1199SEIU Gallery, NYC

"Expressions / Expresiones: A 32BJ Art Exhibit", Jersey City City Hall, NJ

"17: The Revolution Will Be Visualized", 2nd Floor Gallery, Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. State Office Bldg., Harlem, NYC

"Vision Of Three Kings", with Tyson Hall and Laronz Murray, 1199SEIU Gallery, NYC

2013

"Urban Dreamz", The Bernie Wohl Center, NYC

Edgewater Arts & Music Festival, Edgewater, NJ

2012

"Dreams of Flight", LITM Art Gallery, Jersey City, NJ

Edgewater Arts & Music Festival, Edgewater, NJ

"VISUAL ART SUBJECTS, New York Realism Fine Art", West Park Art Gallery, NY

"A Choice of Weapons: The New Renaissance Artist", 1199SEIU Gallery, NYC

CONCEPTION TRIBECA, 22 Warren St., NYC

"The Examined Life", New Visions Studio and Gallery, Scranton, PA

2011

CONCEPTION TRIBECA, 22 Warren St., NYC

"The Monster Show", Dreamland Creations Gallery, Stroudsburg, PA

"Music Motif Show", Antoine Dutot Museum, DWG, PA,

"The Collaboration Show", Dreamland Creations Gallery, Stroudsburg, PA

Pocono Arts Council's Studio Gallery, Stroudsburg, PA

"Young Artists of Monroe County", Pocono Community Theater, East Stroudsburg, PA

"The Mythology Show", Dreamland Creations Gallery, Stroudsburg, PA

"Members' Show", Pocono Arts Council, Stroudsburg, PA

"The Elements Show", Dreamland Creations Gallery, Stroudsburg, PA

2010

"The Blue Show", Dreamland Creations Gallery, Stroudsburg, PA

"Bedtime Stories", Gallery at Sherman Theater, Stroudsburg, PA

Music Motif Show, Antoine Dutot Museum, Delaware Water Gap, PA

Gallery at Eastern Monroe Public Library , Stroudsburg, PA

ARTSPACE Gallery, Stroudsburg, PA

"Member's Show", Pocono Arts Council, Stroudsburg, PA

Abbey Hill Gallery, Easton, PA

2009

NAACP Centennial National Convention, NYC

"We’ve Gotta Have It!: Art Inspired by Spike Lee", Salena Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Pocono Arts Council Members' Show, Stroudsburg, PA

Sanofi Pasteur "Meet the Artists" Show, Swiftwater, PA

Gallery at Sherman Theater, Stroudsburg, PA

2008

"Art Across The River" Columbia, NJ

Pocono Farms Country Club Art show, Tobyhanna, PA

2007

"Art Across The River" Columbia, NJ

Pocono Farms Country Club Art show, Tobyhanna, PA

 


CURATED EXHIBITIONS:

2015

"Not The Same Ol' Black History Show", 1199SEIU Gallery, NYC (co-curator with Crespo)

2011

"Flights of Fantasy", 1199SEIU Gallery, NYC (co-curator with Crespo)

"le printemps", 1199SEIU Gallery, NYC (co-curator with Crespo)

"A Celebration of Women - Past, Present and Future", 1199SEIU Gallery, NYC (co-curator with Crespo)

2010

"P.O.V.", 1199SEIU Gallery, NYC (co-curator with Crespo)

"Reflections of... A Time", 1199SEIU Gallery, NYC (co-curator with Crespo)

 


Publication Features

Issue #2, Of/with: journal of immanent renditions

Issue #23, Catapult Art Magazine


Awards

2014 - February, Artist-in-Residence, Bergen Community College

2011 - 1st place in Painting, "Tune-Up", Antoine Dutot Museum's "Music Motif" Show

2011 - 1st place, Acrylics division, "Here 4 The Taking", Pocono Arts Council's Members Show

2010 - 1st place in Painting, "Jazz In Space", Antoine Dutot Museum's "Music Motif" Show

2010 - Honorable Mention, Acrylics division, "Brothers", Pocono Arts Council's Members Show

2009 - Honorable Mention, "La Escena Del Baile", "Art Across The River" festival

 


PERMANENT EXHIBITIONS:

Main Street Jukebox, Stroudsburg, PA


DONATIONS:

Artwork donated for auction to:

"Rescue Me"
Presented by Henrietta Hudson to benefit
Bergen County Protect and Rescue No-Kill Shelter

Artworks III Fundraiser to benefit Western Pocono Community Library

Cheeky Monkey Coffee House fundraiser to support Breast Cancer research

Pocono Arts Council's "Spring for the Arts" Fundraiser

Pocono Community Theater Fundraiser

Northampton Community College