B i o
Child of the 80s.
Raised in South Hadley, Massachusetts.
Spent summers on the isle of Bermuda working in the extended family business.
Attended Mt Holyoke College 2004-2008.
Spent three months studying art in Cortona, Italy.
Interesting European cities: Florence, Siena, Montepulciano, Bevagna, Orvieto, Milan, Vienna, Paris, Bath, London.
Realized artistic propensity.
Adopted the best dog in the universe.
Said goodbye to family, faux-family, friends and best friends on east coast.
Migrated to Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Ate cilantro and green chile in great quantity.
Met a man and planted a garden in the desert together.
Interesting American cities: Marfa, Austin, Santa Fe, Denver, Bozeman, Boise, Seattle,
Portland, Big Sur, Flagstaff, Black Rock City, Escalante, Alamogordo, New York City.
Enjoyed the mountain life of southern New Mexico, where she shared home, love, and studio with Naka and Punkin.
Missed family, faux-family, friends and best friends on east coast.
Desired culture, desired change.
Up and moved to the big city.
Desert man followed.
NYC Hustler: responsible, pays bills.
Hoping to find a
few extra square feet and some outdoor space and remain in New York for years.
Excellent spots: NYC Aquarium, Battery Park, UCB, Chinatown, Community Garden on the Lower East Side, High Line, Greenwich House Pottery,
Rockaway Beach, Montauk, Moma, Punjab Deli, Central Park
E x h i b i t i o n s
Plien Air Moab 2011. Moab, Utah
The Things That Find Us. Mount Holyoke College Senior Thesis Exhibition 2008. South Hadley, Massachusetts
Cortona 2006. Lamar Dodd School of Art, Athens, GA
Mostra 2006. Palazzo Casali, Cortona, Italy
Annual Student Art Show. Mount Holyoke College, 2004, 2005, 2007. South Hadley, Massachusetts
E d u c a t i o n
Greenwich House Pottery
Education Coordinator and student of ceramics
Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts
Major: Studio Art Minor: Psychology May 2008
Bachelor of arts, cum laude with departmental honors
Honors Thesis: "Sight Beyond Site"
Exhibition of installation and photographs.
University of Georgia Study Abroad Program, Cortona, Italy
Fall semester abroad, 2006. Concentration in Art
Holyoke Catholic High School, South Hadley, Massachusetts
South Hadley Public Schools, South Hadley, Massachusetts
A w a r d s
Ruth E. Warfel Senior Art Purchase Prize, 2008
C o l l e c t i o n s
Mount Holyoke College, Department of Residential Life. South Hadley, Massachusetts