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EDUCATION

2016 Master of Fine Arts, Photography University of New Mexico

2011 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Photography summa cum laude Arizona State University

2011 Bachelor of Arts, Art History summa cum laude Arizona State University

 

PUBLICATIONS, LECTURES, CONTRIBUTIONS, and REVIEWS

2018 Q&A: Logan Bellew: Interview. Rafael Soldi, Strange Fire Collective

2017-18 Any Moment Now: Valeska Soares: Catalog publication. exhibition, and production contributions, Getty Foundation, Santa Barbara Museum of Art and Phoenix Art Museum

2017 Moved, troubled, affected - Persons who opened their souls to Reporter 2017: Interview. Cyprus Reporter, Nicosia, Cyprus

2017 Καλή σας Μέρα (Good Morning): Television interview, World AIDS Day, CYBC - RIK News Nicosia, Cyprus

2017 Καλή σας Μέρα (Good Morning): Radio Interview. World AIDS Day, CYBC Radio, Nicosia, Cyprus

2017 Living with HIV: A Discussion with Logan Bellew: Interview. Cyprus Reporter, Nicosia Cyprus

2017 The Alchemical Trace: Transformation and Resilience in Recent Work by LGBTQAI Artists: Catalog. Fulcrum Fund and the Sanitary Tortilla Factory, Albuquerque, NM 

2017 The Alchemical Trace: Review. THE Magazine, Santa Fe, NM

2017 Art Forum Critic’s Pick: Valeska Soares: Review of exhibition contribution. Kaelen Wilson-Goldie

2017 Neither Here Nor There: Exhibition contribution. Alexander Gray Associates, New York, NY

2017 Positive (in)Life 2: A Discussion with Logan Bellew: Lecture and discussion. Sponsored by AIDS Healthcare Foundation Europe, the AIDS Solidarity Movement of Cyprus, ACCEPT Cyprus, and the Home for Cooperation, Nicosia, Cyprus

2017 Rainbow Meetings: A Discussion with Logan Bellew: Discussion facilitator. Sponsored by Queer Cyprus Association, the AIDS Solidarity Movement of Cyprus, and ACCEPT Cyprus. Home for Cooperation, Nicosia, Cyprus

2017 Logan Bellew: έρως (eros): Review. Efrem Zelony-Mindell, Baxter Street Camera Club, New York, NY

2017 Eros: An Archaeology: Lecture. State University of New York (SUNY), New Paltz, NY

2017 UNFOLD: Matrix 176, Valeska Soares: Exhibition production and publication contributions. Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, CT

2016 Eros: An Archaeology: Lecture. CFA Downtown Studio, Albuquerque, NM

2016 Eros: An Archaeology: Lecture. Tamarind Institute, Albuquerque, NM

2015 Photography and HIV: Then and Now: Workshop instructor. Home for Cooperation, Nicosia, Cyprus

2015 Positive (in)Life: Lecture. Sponsored by the AIDS Solidarity Movement of Cyprus and ACCEPT 

Cyprus. Bank of Cyprus Cultural Foundation, Nicosia, Cyprus

2015 Meeting of the Minds: Lecture. University of New Mexico Art Museum, Albuquerque, NM

2014 Covert Operations: Investigating the Known Unknowns: Exhibition and catalog research contributions. Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art and Radius Books, Scottsdale, AZ

2014 Breakthroughs: Review. THE Magazine, Santa Fe, NM

2012 City of Gold: Tomb and Temple in Ancient Cyprus: Exhibition contribution. Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, NJ

2012 City of Gold: The Archaeology of Polis Chrysochous, Cyprus: Catalog contribution. Yale University Press and the Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, NJ

2012 Vote for Pedro: Editorial contribution (photography). Tomorrow Magazine, Los Angeles, CA

2012 Logan Bellew: Angels V.2: Review. Java Magazine, Phoenix, AZ

2011 Gallery Visit – Logan Bellew: Interview. Culture Scene, Phoenix, AZ

2010 Logan Bellew’s “What We Have is No Longer Natural.” Interview. Phoenix New Times, Phoenix, AZ

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016 Eros, CFA Downtown Studio, Albuquerque, NM

2012 Angels v.2, Eye Lounge: A Contemporary Art Space, Phoenix, AZ

2012 Fear and Water (lucid dreaming), Scottsdale Public Art, Scottsdale, AZ

2011 The Episodic Nature of Forgetting, Eye Lounge: A Contemporary Art Space, Phoenix, AZ

2011 In the loving calm of your arms, Step Gallery, Tempe, AZ

2011 Stranded, Eye Lounge: A Contemporary Art Space, Phoenix, AZ

2010 Theories, Eye Lounge: A Contemporary Art Space, Phoenix, AZ

2010 What We Have Is No Longer Natural, Step Gallery, Tempe, AZ

2009 Clean #2, Studio 5c, Tempe, AZ

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018 Re:Show 13, Pfizer Factory Building, Brooklyn, NY

2017 The Alchemical Trace: Transformation and Resillience in Recent Work by LGBTQIA Artists, The

Sanitary Tortilla Factory, Albuquerque, NM

2017 All the Days, Ox-Bow School of Art, Saugatuck, MI

2016 The B-Sides, Gallery Petite, Brooklyn, NY

2016 Queering the Lens, The Sanitary Tortilla Factory, Albuquerque, NM

2015 Baptism: Self-Portrait as Anita Bryant, SITE Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM

2014 Fruit Pie: Self Portrait as Anita Bryant, SCA Contemporary, Albuqueruqe, NM

2014 Rock, Paper, Pressure, Tamarind Institute, Albuquerque, NM

2013 The Sky is Falling: An Exhibition on the Gravity of Things, Modified Arts, Phoenix, AZ

2013 American Dream, Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum, Mesa, AZ

2012 Desert Collective: Eye Lounge & Agripas 12, Agripas 12, Negev, Israel

Strange Language, Eye Lounge: A Contemporary Art Space, Phoenix, Arizona

2011 New Eyes on Ancient Ways: Contemporary Navajo Story Telling, Olney Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

Here, There, and Nowhere, Squeeze Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

2010 Diné Bikéyah: Familiar Views, Foreign Eyes, Step Gallery, ASU, Tempe, AZ

2010 Merging Lanes, Eye Lounge: A Contemporary Art Space, Phoenix, AZ

2010 Process of Progress, Eye Lounge: A Contemporary Art Space, Phoenix, AZ

 

SELECTED JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2015 30 Under 30: Emerging New Mexico Artists, Community Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

2015 Connectivity, University of New Mexico Art Museum, Albuquerque, NM

2014 Breakthroughs, University of New Mexico Art Museum, Albuquerque, NM

2013 At First Sight, AC Squared Gallery, Albuquerque, NM

2013 All Art Arizona 2013, Art Intersection, Gilbert, AZ

2013 Musings, Photo Center Northwest, Juror John A. Bennette Seattle, WA

2012 Confluence of the Uncanny & Mundane, Juror Andrea Modica, Northlight Gallery Tempe, AZ

2011 Schrödinger’s Menagerie, AE England Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

2011 Intercollegiate Exchange, Juror Martina Shenal, Step Gallery, Tempe, AZ

2010 Elsewhere, Jurors Robert and Shana ParkeHarrison, Northlight Gallery, Tempe, AZ 

2010 An Equation of the Fanciful and Bizarre, Juror Joel Meyerowitz, Northlight Gallery, Tempe, AZ

2009 You’re My Only Hope, Juror Darius Himes, Northlight Gallery, Tempe, AZ

2007 Sense of Place, Tempe Public Library, Tempe, AZ

 

HONORS

2016 Beaumont Newhall Fellowship in Photography, University of New Mexico

2014-15 Phyllis Muth Scholarship for Fine Arts, University of New Mexico

Graduate Student Success Scholarship, University of New Mexico

2012 Fulbright full research grant finalist for study in Cyprus

IN FLUX Public Art Installation Grant, Scottsdale Public Art

2008-11 Windgate Foundation Scholarship - Photography

2007-11 Arizona State University Provost Scholarship

Robert C. Byrd Scholarship

2010 Arizona State University Sun Angel Fine Arts Scholarship

Western Photographic Historical Society Scholarship