EDUCATION

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Master of Fine Art
Rutgers University | Mason Gross School of the Arts | 2024

Bachelor of Fine Art
The Cooper Union| New York, NY | 2018

HONORS/SCHOLARSHIPS/AWARDS

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2022     NYFA Artist As Entrepreneur Fellowship, Bronx Council of the Arts, Bronx, NY
2022     Full Tuition Fellowship, Rutgers University , Mason Gross School of the Arts
2018     The Irma Giustino Weiss Prize, The Cooper Union, New York, NY
2018      The Service to the School Award, The Cooper Union School of Art, New York, NY
2017      The Vincent J. Mielcarek, Jr. Award for Photography, The Cooper Union, New York, NY
2014      Gold Medal in Painting, The NAACP ACT-SO Competition, Las Vegas, NV
2014      Full Tuition Scholarship, The Cooper Union, New York, NY

TEACHING/PUBLIC SPEAKING EXPERIENCE

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2022    Instructor for Drawing+Digital Photography Course at The Cooper Union Summer Art Intensive
2018     “GROUNDS LECTURE” Visting Artist Lecture at The Cooper Union’s “Exhibition as a Medium” course with Raffaele Bedarida
2017      Student Panel on Racial Justice for Minorities and Women, organized by National Education Association (NEA)
2017    Teaching Assistant to Seth Cameron for Intradisciplinary Seminar at The Cooper Union
2016      Panel at Conference on Racial Justice and Education, Opening Plenary, broadcast on C-span organized by NEA
2016    Teaching Assistant to Walid Raad for Interdisciplinary Seminar at The Cooper Union

EXHIBITIONS /CURATORIAL WORK

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2022                   Cooper Union Black Student Union Group Show, 5th Floor Lobby Foundation Building, Curated by Avia Hurley
2021                   “Pre-Celestial; Access Express” , Tuesday Tuesday, Richmond, VA, Curated by Damien Ding and Martha Glenn
2014-2018          Cooper Union End of the Year Show, Foundation Building, The Cooper Union, New York, NY
                             -Curated Drawing from 2017-18 along with Yurie Masnyj
2018                     FOREGROUND 19, 3rd of Thesis Curatorial Project of Works by Black Alumni and Students, 41 Cooper Gallery
2017(Fall)            MIDGROUND 19, 2nd of Thesis Curatorial of Works by Black Alumni and Students, 41 Cooper Gallery
2017(Spring)      BACKGROUND 19, 1st of Thesis Curatorial of Works by Black Alumni and Students, 41 Cooper Gallery
   
 Full Resume Upon Request

C-SPAN PROFILE + LINKS TO PUBLIC SPEAKING
“Pre-Celestial; Access Express”- Artist Talk
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XRj6amKYyPg&t=2127s
Artist Talk w/ President of Cooper Union
https://www.youtube.com/watch v=7XJpkw0NE_c&t=60s&ab_channel=TheCooperUnion
C-Span Talk
https://www.c-span.org/person/?alfreddudley
Cooper Union Article on MIDGROUND 19
https://cooper.edu/art/news/midground-19-41-cooper-square-gallery