CV

 

Born in Kingston, Jamaica.

Lives and works in Los Angeles County.

EDUCATION

MFA, California State University Long Beach, CA. 2021

 

Cuesta Community College, San Luis Obispo, CA. 2012-2015 (Continuing Education)

BA, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL. 2007  

 

AA, Broward Community College, Davie FL. 2001

SHOWS

UBUNTU, CSULB, Long Beach California, 2021

Alloy, Harold Missoni Gallery, San Luis Obispo, 2021

Grad Week, CSULB School of Art, Long Beach, 2021

FRESH 2021, SoLA Contemporary, Los Angeles, 2021

Long Beach Augmented Reality Challenge, Harvey Milk Park, 2021

Insights 2021, CSULB School of Art, Long Beach, 2021

5th Annual Alpay Scholarship Exhibition, Palos Verdes, 2021

Untitled 2021, Werby Gallery, Long Beach, 2021

Pillow Project, College of Art Galleries Plaza, CSU, Long Beach, 2019

HOME, College of Arts Galleries Plaza, CSU, Long Beach, 2019

HOME, Merlino Gallery, Long Beach, 2019

Relatively Calm, Monte Vista Projects, Los Angeles, 2019

Change, Gatov Gallery, Long Beach, 2019

Asphyxia of Free Speech, Chora Gallery, Long Beach, 2018

Mindfulness, Chora Gallery, Long Beach, 2018

human freedom of speech wall, University Art Museum Pavilion, Long Beach, 2018

Annual Student Juried Show, CalPoly University Art Gallery, San Luis Obispo, 2015

Making-Space-For-Free-Play, CalPoly University Art Gallery, San Luis Obispo, 2015

Room To Grow, CalPoly University Art Gallery, San Luis Obispo, 2015

Annual Student Show, Cuesta College, San Luis Obispo, 2015

Annual Student Show, Cuesta College, San Luis Obispo, 2014

Juried Show, Morro Bay Art Association, Morro Bay, 2013

 

 

PUBLICATIONS

Daily Forty-niner, Multimedia, December 10, 2021

KSBY, California's Central Coast, Local News, 11:35 AM, November 19, 2021

 

Primary Magazine, Volume 1, nicolaalee, Pillow Project (2020), July 19, 2021

5th Annual Alpay Scholarship Exhibition, Palos Verdes Art Center, June 11, 2021

Cal State Long Beach Students Protest Museum Director’s Firing, Hyperallergic, November 19, 2018

 

American Monument, Caleameo, December 2018 (Pg 50, 53-54)

 

New Student Art Exhibit up at Cuesta, Annual Student Art Exhibition, Paso Robles Daily News, April 17, 2015

 

Cal Poly University Art Gallery, Annual Juried Student Exhibit, NewTimes SLO, April 22, 2015

 

 

AWARDS

Graduate Research, Scholarly, and Creative Activity Award, Long Beach, 2021

 

Distinguished Achievement in Creative Activity Award, Long Beach, 2021

 

Werby Endowed Scholarship, Long Beach, 2020

 

Olsen Graduate Art School Scholarship, Long Beach, 2019

 

Harold J. Miossi Art Gallery Best Sculpture, Cuesta College Annual Student Show, San Luis Obispo, 2014