PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Teaching Artist at Hudson Liberi School                                                                                2019     

Painting, drawing, sculpture, and mixed classes for students 1st-7th grade                                                         

Teaching Artist at Berkshire Country Day School                                                               2019

Painting, drawing, and mixed media classes for students Pre-K- 8th grade                                                          

Teaching Artist with BRIDGE Happiness Toolbox                                                              2018-2019 

 Painting, drawing, and mixed media classes for students 1st- 8th grade                                                              

Teaching Poet with Mastheads                                                                                                     2018  

10-week poetry and creative writing program for 4th grade                                   

W.E.B. Du Bois Mural Project Coordinator                                                                      2016-2018

Guided youth through collaborative design and implementation of 3 murals

Visual Arts Teacher. at Hawthorne Valley Center for Place-Based Education                  2016    

Painting, drawing, and mixed media classes for students 7th-11th grade           

Teacher Artist with After Three Arts, Arts in Parts, Washington Heights                           2016           

Creative writing and storytelling classes for students 4th- 8th grade                                         

Jewish Educator and Curriculum Coordinator                                                          2014-2016

Adapting Jewish folklore to perform with students and staff on Shabbat                               

 

EDUCATION & TRAINING:

Creating Cohesion: Art OMI Teaching Artist Retreat                                                                              2019

Hudson Home School                                                                                                                        2017

The New School for Liberal Arts: Visual Art and Poetry                         2013    

POETRY PUBLICATIONS:

2018- Hypertext Review

2018- Tinderbox Poetry Journal

2018- Charles River Journal, 2018

2017-[PANK]

2017- Hinchas de Poesia

2017-Vinyl

2017-Lime Hawk

2016- Storm Cellar

2016-The Offing

2016-Whiskey Island

 

READINGS:

2019- Poetry in the Park, Great Barrington, MA

2019- Racebrook Lodge, Sheffield, MA

2018- HiLo, Catskill, NY

2018- Stone Church, Newmarket, NH

2017- Buffet, Harlem, NY

2016-Molasses Books, Brooklyn, NY

 

EXHIBITIONS:

2019- Para//el Performance Lab, Brooklyn, NY

2018- Collar Works “HOME” Troy, NY

2014- Glasshouse “Community” Brooklyn, NY

2013- homegrown “Tidals” Brooklyn, NY

CLASSES, TRAININGS, AND COMMUNITY PROJECTS:

411 in the 413 Youth Conference, 14-18, RSYP, Pittsfield, MA 2018

Get Real: Sexual Health Education, ages 14-16, RSYP, Great Barrington, MA 2016-2018

Poetry Out Loud, ages 14-16, RYSP, Great Barrington, MA, 2017

Gender and Camp Culture Training, ages 18+, NCDC, 14th Street Y, Hawthorne Valley Farm, 2014-2017

Zine Queen: Bookmaking Techniques, ages 12-16, Hawthorne Valley, Ghent, NY, 2016

World of Words: Youth Poetry, ages 9-13, 14th Street Y, NYC, 2015

Story Arts: Jewish Folklore Project, ages 5-14, 14th Street Y, NYC, 2015

Imagination City, ages 6-8, NCDC, Staten Island, NY, 2015

Build a Seed Pod, ages 5-14, NCDC, Staten Island, NY, 2014

Bin It to Win It: Sustainable Systems, ages 5-12, NCDC, Staten Island, NY, 2014

Shrine Box, ages 9-10, After Three Arts, NYC, 2013

Mobiles for Days, ages 5-14, Arts In Parts, Rockaway, NY, 2012

Story Arts, ages 5-14, Arts In Parts, Rockaway, NY, 2012

W.E.B. Du Bois Murals, 2018  with Railroad Street Youth Project, Massimo Mongiardo, Brian Cartier, Zufan Bazzano, and Sophie Shron  Painted panels installed on brick

W.E.B. Du Bois Murals, 2018

with Railroad Street Youth Project, Massimo Mongiardo, Brian Cartier, Zufan Bazzano, and Sophie Shron

Painted panels installed on brick

5th Grade Student Work

Cut Paper Portraits, 2019

Berkshire Country Day School

1st-6th Grade Student Work  Post-it Wall, 2019  Berkshire Country Day School

1st-6th Grade Student Work

Post-it Wall, 2019

Berkshire Country Day School