Education

First-year Ph.D. student, History of Art, Yale University

B.A. summa cum laude in art history, with departmental honors, Hunter College, CUNY, 2014-2017

No degree awarded, Presidential Honors Program, San Antonio College, 2006-2007


Presentations

ACADEMIC TALKS

2017

Presenter, "At an Impasse: The Struggle for Inclusivity at the Whitney Museum," Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship NYC Regional Conference, April 21, 2017, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY

2016 

Presenter, “Never After: The Extramarital Affair as Aesthetic Intimacy,” International Association for Visual Culture Biennial Conference, September 29 – October 1, 2016, Boston, MA

Organizer and moderator, “Unraveling M.B.: A Symposium on Marcel Broodthaers,” May 13-14, 2016, Hunter College, New York, NY

2015               

Organizer and moderator, “Creating the Future Now,” Politics, Policy, and the Arts Fall Spotlight Series, October 28, 2015, Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute, New York, NY

OTHER PRESENTATIONS

2014

Series moderator, “Art as the Subconscious of the City,” “Technology and Civic Engagement,” and “Urban Interventionism and the Commons,” Creators and the City Series, [ freespace nyc ], Brooklyn, NY

2008

Moderator, “Within War/Without War: Art of Dongducheon,” public event affiliated with New Museum exhibition, Nodutdol for Korean Community Development, New York, NY

2006

Invited speaker, “The Achievement Gap in Texas,” Dismantling the Achivement Gap Stakeholders Conference, Southern Echo, Itta Bena, MI


Exhibitions & Projects

2014               

Curator for We Wanted to Find America, Bushwick Open Studios, May 31-June 1, 2014, Brooklyn, NY

2008 

Collective member for Basta Ya! documentary on gentrification, Paper Tiger Television, New York, NY

Leader, youth video project on military recruitment, Nodutdol for Korean Community Development, Queens, NY

2007               

Artist, En Aquellos Tiempos documentary, 5 min., Third World Majority, Berkeley, CA

2006-2007      

Collective member and archivist for En Aquellos Tiempos…Fotohistorias del Westside oral and photo history project and public art installation, Esperanza Peace and Justice Center, San Antonio, TX