Where Do We Go From Here? Solo Show Oct 2016

Posted on Oct 27, 2016 in Exhibitions
Where Do We Go From Here? Solo Show Oct 2016

On October 19th, my solo show, Where Do We go From Here? opened at the Red Mill Gallery at the Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT and celebrates 10 years of my arrival in the US. The show explores our understanding of a sense of place, and the myriad ways we map, chart and document our […]

You Are Here: NYC

Posted on Oct 27, 2016 in Published work
You Are Here: NYC

One of my drawings, Nyshie: Bushwick, Brooklyn May 2010 is featured in Katherine Harmon’s recent book of maps of New York City, You Are Here: NYC: Mapping the Soul of the City. Published by Princeton University Press.

Artist-in-Residence at Champlain College MakerLab & Solo Exhibition at CCM Gallery

Posted on Oct 5, 2016 in Artist-in-Residence, Exhibitions, Installation, Rangoli
Artist-in-Residence at Champlain College MakerLab & Solo Exhibition at CCM Gallery

For the duration of 2016 spring semester, I was artist-in-residence at the Champlain College MakerLab. The 15-week residency culminated with a solo-exhibition–Peripheral Vision opened at the CCM Art Gallery in October 2016. While exploring the line between between permanence and the ephemeral, I have been experimenting with cutting-edge 3D-printer technology and created a body of […]

Arts & Literacy Institute, Burlington VT

Posted on Sep 9, 2016 in Arts Integration, Community, Education, Institute
Arts & Literacy Institute, Burlington VT

In August 2016, I was part of the presenting team for the Arts & Literacy Institute in Burlington, VT. Over 30 educators from across the region attended the beautiful and powerful learning laboratory, which was hosted by the Flynn Theater and took place at the Bishop Booth Conference Center on the shores of Lake Champlain. […]

Lincoln Center Education, NYC

Lincoln Center Education, NYC

In July 2016 and 2017, I facilitated two community arts workshops for the Teaching Artist Summer Forum at the Lincoln Center, NYC. Intermediate-level teaching artists (in the community purpose thread) created colorful lanterns during the morning session, and in the afternoon we all traveled down to the Lincoln Square Neighborhood Center, where a group of […]

Moonshot Summer Teachers Institute, FL 2016

Posted on Jul 30, 2016 in Arts Integration, Community, Education, Institute
Moonshot Summer Teachers Institute, FL 2016

In July 2016, I was part of a fantastic team of presenters for the first Moonshot Summer Teachers’ Institute (a learning lab for educators) at the Vero Beach Museum of Art in Vero Beach, Florida. Hosted and coordinated by The Learning Alliance, the institute took place over 5 days and was attended by teachers and […]

A Journey Across Boundaries, Chandler Gallery VT

Posted on Jun 15, 2016 in Exhibitions
A Journey Across Boundaries, Chandler Gallery VT

A Journey Across Boundaries is currently showing at the Chandler Art Gallery, Randolph VT and runs from June to September 2016. Curated by  Gowri Savoor and Angelo Arnold, the show features the work of 1o regional artists including Angelo Arnold, Galen Cheney, Jason Galligan-Baldwin, Karen Henderson, Rachel Moore, Gowri Savoor, Jason Swift and Mary Zompetti, […]

Arts Integrated Residency at the Integrated Arts Academy

Posted on May 1, 2016 in Artist-in-Residence, Arts Integration, Education
Arts Integrated Residency at the Integrated Arts Academy

In May of 2016, I was artist-in-residence at the Integrated Arts Academy in Burlington VT. Working with both 1st grade classes,we integrated visual art with math and social studies while looking at the art and architecture of Antoni Gaudi. The students explored shape, form and patterns in nature, and created some beautiful mosaics which will […]

The Wall: Montpelier High School

The Wall: Montpelier High School

In March 2016, I completed an arts-integrated residency at the Montpelier High School, working with students to understand the concept of The Wall. Together with teachers Katy Chabot, Sarah Squier and Cathy Butterfield, we integrated three core-curriculum subjects; biology, English and history and learnt concepts around biological walls, psychological walls (the Harlem Renaissance) and physical […]

Arts-Integrated Residency at the St. Johnsbury School

Posted on Apr 19, 2016 in Artist-in-Residence, Arts Integration, Education
Arts-Integrated Residency at the St. Johnsbury School

In March 2016, I had the opportunity to work with 3rd grade teachers Jen Taylor, Shannon Redmon and Emily Ross along with their students, for an arts-integrated residency through the Community Engagement Lab. Over 7 days, we learnt about weather hazard mitigation through the visual arts; investigating architecture, roofing styles and town design around the […]