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EDUCATION

2022       B.F.A. School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2020       A.A. Community College of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

2016       ESL Certificate Harry S Truman College, Chicago, IL

2013       B.A. Siberian Institute of Management, Russia

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2016-2022  Artist-Freelancer: paintings, sculptures, photography, wall art, furniture commissions, Philadelphia, PA; Chicago, IL

2020-2021  Independent art residency & research project: building out a camper van, living on the road full time, Chicago, IL

COMMUNITY SERVICE 

2019-2020   Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Event planner & host, Chicago, IL

2019            KCRS Foundation: Event planner, Oakland, CA

 

ACADEMIC AWARDS

2022       Ox-Bow Merit Scholarship, Chicago, IL

2021       CARES Grant, Chicago, IL

2020       SAIC Presidential Scholarship, SAIC Support Grant, SAIC Transfer Partner Award, Chicago, IL

2020       PAFA Dean's Scholarship (invited), PAFA Presidential Scholarship (invited), Philadelphia, PA

2019       NCECA Multicultural Fellowship, Cincinnati, Ohio

2018       Matriculated College Student Scholarship at Peters Valley School of Craft, Layton, New Jersey

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2021       The Flashback, Sky Lounge at 465 North Park Building, Chicago, IL

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2022       Fables, Povos Gallery, Chicago, IL

2022       The Visual Arts Exhibition, Jonh David Mooney Foundation, Chicago, IL

2022       SAIC Senior Undergraduate Exhibition, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL

2022       NCECA Multicultural Fellowship Exhibition, Blue Line Arts Gallery, Roseville, CA

2022       Threaded Together, Alma Arts and Interiors, Chicago, IL

2019       Bridges, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2019       Annual Art Exhibition, Community College of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

GALLERY REPRESENTATION

Alma Arts and Interiors, Chicago, IL

 

COLLECTIONS

Various Private Collections, Chicago, IL