EDUCATION

*SKOWHEGAN SCHOOL OF PAINTING AND SCULPTURE, Skowhegan, Maine, 2016
*HUNTER COLLEGE, New York, 2007-2010, MFA Fine Arts
*PARSONS SCHOOL OF DESIGN, New York, 2001-2005, BFA Fine Arts-Animation, Honors Graduate

 

HONORS, AWARDS and RESIDENCIES

* SOMA SUMMER, SOMA, Mexico City, Mexico, 2018
* AIM PROGRAM, THE BRONX MUSEUM OF THE ARTS, Bronx, New York, 2018
* YADDO, Saratoga Springs, New York, 2018
* THE MILLAY COLONY FOR THE ARTS, Austerlitz, New York, 2018
* NARS FOUNDATION, Brooklyn, New York, 2017
* SEOUL MUSEUM OF ART-NANJI RESIDENCY, Seoul, Korea, 2015 (not honored due to time conflict)
* APEXART OUTBOUND RESIDENCY TO SEOUL, nominated by Rosemary O’Neill, New York, 2013
* SEOUL ART SPACE-GEUMCHEON, Seoul, Korea, 2013
* VERMONT STUDIO CENTER ARTIST FELLOWSHIP, Vermont, 2012
* CHASHAMA NORTH, New York, 2012
* TONY SMITH AWARD, Hunter College, New York, 2010
* GRAF TRAVEL GRANT, Hunter College, New York, 2008
* FINE ARTS DEPARTMENT ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AWARD, Parsons School of Design, New York, 2005
* REED FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP, Bretagne, France, 2004
* MINISTRY OF CULTURE SCHOLARSHIP, Ankara, Republic of Turkey, 2002

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS and TWO PERSON PROJECTS

* S. Y SU APOCALIPSIS with Marcos Castro, Spring Break Art Show, New York, 2018
* LA CATEDRAL, Casa Pueblo, Adjuntas, Puerto Rico, 2016
* THE COOLEST HISTORICAL MEMORABLE MOMENTS, New York, 2015
* SONRA, RH+, Istanbul, 2012
* PURULENT MATTER, RH+, Istanbul, 2010
* GUIDANCE COUNSELOR with Sarada Rauch, Winkleman Gallery, Miami Basel, Miami 2010
* SYNERGY RELATED HEAD COUNT ADJUSTMENT, Hunter College, New York, 2010 (thesis)

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

* MEKTEP, Pera Museum, curated by Celenk Bafra, Istanbul, 2018
* SkowheganPERFORMS, Socrates Sculpture Park, JUNTE, Queens, New York, 2017
* JUNTE, Mecanismos, MECA Art Fair, curated by Carla Acevedos-Yates, San Juan, 2016
* ROAD, Unexpected Territories- 26th Istanbul International Art Fair, curated by Zeki Coskun, Istanbul, 2016  
* ANTAGONISTIC MONUMENT, Amado Art Space, curated by Yanghee Shin, Seoul, Korea, 2016
* FOR SALE BY OWNER, Madison, Maine, 2016
* TURING’S APPLE, Redling Fine Art, Los Angeles, organized by Tony Oursler, 2016
* ON THE INNER AND OUTER SELF, New York, 2015
* BORDERLANDS, Coop Gallery, Nashville, Tennessee, 2015
* YOU DON’T BRING ME FLOWERS, 68projects, Berlin, curated by Quang Bao, 2015
* ICEBERG’S TONGUE, National YoungArts Foundation, Miami, organized by James Weingrod, 2014
* CAMPFIRE, Academic, New York, curated by Shawn Powell, 2014
* PERSON, PLACE OR THING, 68projects, Berlin, curated by Quang Bao, 2014
* HUDSON RISING, Openhouse, organized by Robert O’connell, New York, 2014
* ROLL CALL, 17-17 Troutman, Brooklyn, 2014
* EVERYTHING IS CLOSE, Jonathan Allen Space, Vermont, 2013
* INAUGURAL, Novella Gallery, New York, 2013
* TRANSFORMATION/TRANSCREATION, Hogarth International, New York, 2012
* TWO RIVER, One River Gallery, Englewood, NJ, 2012
* CAN’T STOP THE RED LOBSTER, Martos Gallery (Shoot the Lobster), New York, 2012
* ALGUN LUGAR EN LA HOROPTERA, Espacio Mediodia Chica, Madrid, 2012
* RUMBLE ABOVE THE CLOUDS, Openings, New York, 2011
* ART BEAT ISTANBUL, Casa Del'Arte, Istanbul, 2011
* ETERNITY, Tunca Sanat, Istanbul, 2011
* STUCK IN THE MIDDLE WITH YOU, Casa Del'Arte, Bodrum, 2011
* ROGUE ELEMENT, RH+, Istanbul, 2011"
* TILSIMLI HALLER/MAGICAL MOODS, Cep Sanat, Istanbul, 2011
* APERTURES:OUTOPIA, EUTOPIA AND OTHER SPACES, curated by Dr. Thalia Vrakopolos,    Gallery 4Walls, Seoul, Korea, 2010
* NAKED MEASURES, SAP, New York, 2010
* PECHA KUCHA FREE STYLE, ISCP, New York, 2009

 

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

* INON, Mike Cloud, Maureen StVincent, Karla Wozniak, Heliopolis, New York, 2014
* BIG WINDOW LITTLE FIELD, Samita Sinha, K J Holmes, David Kagan, Dhira Rauch, Christina Freeman, Zack Fabri, Shaun Leonardo, Heliopolis, New York, 2014
* WITNESS MY HAND, Paul Ramirez Jonas, Heliopolis, New York, 2013
* TICKLISH OBJECT, Judith Linhares, Zoe Sheehan Saldana, Jeff Grant, Heliopolis, New York, 2013
* CIRCLED THE MAN, Daniel Bozhkov, Dineo Seshee Bopape, Erkan Özgen and Sener Özmen, Ji Hye Yeom, Susana Gaudêncio, Heliopolis, New York, 2012*
(all shows co-curated with Georgia Elrod and Sarada Rauch)

 

ACADEMIC RESPONSIBILITIES

*Adjunct Assistant Professor, Hunter College, CUNY, 2011-Present
Courses: Introduction to Study of Visual Experience, Drawing, Advanced Drawing
*Adjunct Assistant Professor, Pace University, NY, 2014-Present
Courses: Principles of Design, Digital Design, Drawing, Painting
*Art Program Director, John Hopkins University New York Education Program, 2008-Present

 

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