EDUCATION

MFA in Painting, Columbia University, New York, NY
BFA in Painting, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

September – November 2015 Printed Paterson, Paterson Museum, Paterson, NJ

September – November, 2015 Hair and Braid Prints, Bumble and bumble, New York, NY

January – February 2014 The Dreamtime VII, Luchsinger Gallery, Greenwich Academy, Greenwich, CT

March – June 2013 The Dreamtime VI, Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn, NY

January – March 2013 The Dreamtime V, LaGuardia Gallery of Fine Arts, Long Island Community College, Long Island City, NY

September 2012 – January 2013 The Dreamtime IV, Paul Robeson Galleries: Orbit II, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ

May – June 2012 Paterson: Alone Together, Broadway & LRC Galleries, Passaic County Community College, Paterson, NJ

April 2012 The Dreamtime III: Archival Pigment Prints, Hall of Fame Gallery, Bronx Community College. Bronx, NY

October – November 2011 The Dreamtime II, Korn Gallery, Drew University, Madison, NJ

August – September 2011 The Dreamtime, Torpedo Factory Art Center, Alexandria, VA

April 2011 Urban Patterns, Arthur M. Berger Gallery, Manhattanville College, Purchase, NY

February 2011 Infinity: The Dreamtime, Nancy Dryfoos Gallery, Kean University, Union, NJ

October – November 2010 The Dreamtime: Hair & Braid Pattern Paintings, Paterson Museum, Paterson, NJ

March – April 2006 
Women’s History Month Solo Exhibition: Drawings & Paintings, Broadway & LRC Galleries, Passaic County Community College, Paterson, NJ

November – December 1998 Solo Painting Exhibition, Maurice M. Pine Free Public Library Galleries, Fairlawn, NJ

 

TWO AND THREE PERSON EXHIBITIONS

November 2008 – January 2009  
Inspiration Paterson, Broadway & LRC Galleries, Passaic County Community College, Paterson, NJ

September – October 2008 as above as below, as within as without, Gallery Xpose, Englewood Cliffs, NJ

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016

November 2016 – May 2019  Art in the Embassies, U.S. Department of State, US Embassy in N’Djamena, Chad, Africa

November 17 – August 18, 2016  Group Exhibition, Mehu Gallery, 21 West 100th Street, New York, NY

July 8 – August 14, 2016  #newcollectorbk: The Print EditionGround Floor Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

June 12, 2016  Braddock Park Arts Festival: Artist Market, Lake House at James J. Braddock North Hudson County Park, North Bergen, NJ

February 5 – June 6, 2016  Between the Covers: Altered Books in Contemporary Art, Curated by Sarah Tanguy, Everhart Museum, Scranton, PA

January 20 – April 8, 2016 The Feminist Art Project, 10th Year Anniversary Exhibition, Curated by Connie Tell, Douglass Library: Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

2015

November 20 – December 13, 2015 Intersecting Imaginaries, Curated by NLE Labs, Curated by NLE Lab, 900 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY

November 13 – 14, 2015 ISCP Fall Open Studios, International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP), Brooklyn, NY

November 6 – November 8, 2015  6YL Magazine, Power: Issue 4 Launch and Exhibition, Allpress Studios, Collingwood, Australia

September 29 – November 15, 2015 Alone Together, Curated by Beth Citron, Assistant Curator of the Rubin Museum of Art, Lower East Side Printshop, New York, NY

September 13, 2015 –  December 22, 2017 The Intersection of Art and Science, Curated by Tim Korb and Petronio Bendito, Lawson Computer Science Building, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana

September 8 – October 13, 2015 A River Depends on its TributariesCurated by Jeanne Brasile, Walsh Gallery, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ

August 28 – August 31, 2015 Carrier Pigeon Magazine 14, Volume 4: Issue 2, Sugarlift Gallery, 200 Morgan Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

July 11 –  August 30, 2015….of Color: The African American Experience, Juried by Wendell Brooks,  The Trenton City Museum, Ellarslie Mansion in Cadwalader Park, Trenton, NJ

April – May 2015 Weaving Time: An Exhibition from the Archive of Korean Artists in America Part 3, 2001-2013,  Gallery Korea: Korean Cultural Service New York, New York, NY

March – June 2015 Salon Style, curated by Hallie Ringle, The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY

2014

December 2014 7 1/2 Heads, Pallette Gallery/ArtsSpace, Asbury Park, NJ

November 2014 – March 2015 Harlem Postcards: Fall/Winter 2014-2015, The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY

October – December 2014 SIMPA: I Live Here, Harold B. Lemmerman Gallery, New Jersey City University, Jersey City, NJ

September 6-28, 2014 Governors Island Fair, Groundfloor Gallery, Colonel’s Row on Governors Island, New York, NY

June 27 – September 7, 2014 Ready or Not: The New Jersey Arts Annual, Curated by Rocio Aranda-Alvarado, Newark Museum, Newark, NJ

May 22 – July 24, 2014 In-site: The Creative Process in Plain View, Curated by Anonda Bell, Paul Robeson Galleries, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ

May 14 – June 8, 2014 Pushing the Limits, Central Booking Gallery, New York, NY 10002

April 17-May 11, 2014 First Year Anniversary Exhibition, Ground Floor Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (details)

March 20 – April 4, 2014 Camera Lucida Revisited: Current Notes on Photography, curated by Kyunghee Pyun, Coohaus Art Gallery, New York, NY (details)

January 15 – 18, 2014 Mathematical Art Galleries, Bridges Conference and Joint Mathematical Meetings (JMM), Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, MD (more information and details)

November 21,2013 – January 26, 2014 What Say You, Curated by Dexter Wimberly, Lower East Side Printshop, New York, NY

2013

September 13 – December 24, 2013 Hair, Paul Robeson Galleries, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ

August 27 – November 1, 2013 Making the Ordinary Extraordinary, Sechrest Art Gallery, High Point University, High Point, NC

June 15, 2013 5th Annual Benefit Art Auction and Party, Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ

June – September 2013 Nocturnes, Curated by Dr. Ginny Fabbri Butera, Therese A. Maloney Gallery, College of St. Elizabeth, Morristown, NJ

April – June 2013 Commentary on History, Castle Gallery, The College of New Rochelle, New Rochelle, NY

February – May 2013 S’Long As It’s Yours, Curated by Emma Wilcox, Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ

February – March 2013 Meditations on Emancipation in the 21st Century, Lederer Gallery, SUNY Genesco, Genesco, NY

January – March 2013 Mid America Print Council Juried Members Exhibition, Curated by Anita Jung, McDonough Museum of Art, Youngstown State University, Youngstown, Ohio

January – February 2013 Black Hair: Black Identity, Curated by Peridot Smith, Brother Chapman Gallery, Iona College, New Rochelle, NY

January – February 2013 Snow in New Jersey, Curated by Brendan Carroll, Pierro Gallery, South Orange, NJ

2012

October – November 2012 Sparke Plenty 8: Hair, Quirk Gallery, Richmond, VA

September – November 2012 Read Between the Lines, Curated by Micaela Giovannotti, Lower East Side Printshop, New York, NY

July 2012 Horizonte y Camino / The Horizon and the Way, Group exhibition of American and Cuban female artists, Centro Provincal de Artes Plasticas y Disenos, Santiago, Cuba

May 2012 – November 2014 Art in the Embassies, U.S. Department of State, US Embassy in Djibouti, Djibouti, Africa

March – May 2012 Divergence: Spring Exhibition
, Curated by Rachel Gladfelter (
Associate Director of Pace Prints, Chelsea), Lower East Side Printshop, New York, NY

March – April 2012 Studio Montclair: Viewpoints 2012, Juried by Alexandra Schwartz 
(Curator of Contemporary Art Montclair Art Museum), 
Ben Shahn Gallery, William Paterson University, Wayne, NJ (Third Prize)

March 2012 Indigo Moods, Yema Gallery, Orange, NJ

January – March 2012 Innovations, The Dowd Gallery, The State University of New York at Cortland, Cortland, NY

January – March 2012 New Prints 2011, Visual Arts Center, University of Texas, Austin, TX

January – February 2012 33rd Annual Group Exhibition, Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, NJ

January – February 2012 Mid-Atlantic New Painting 2012, Ridderhof Martin Gallery, University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA (Third Prize)

2011

November 2011 — January 2012 New Prints 2011 / Autumn, International Print Center of New York, New York, NY

November – December 2011 In-Sight: New Jersey Artists, Gallery Bergen, Bergen Community College, Paramus, NJ

November – December 2011 Show Me Your Hair, Curated by Myung Ji Bae (Curator of Coreana Museum of Art, Space *C), Coreana Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea

November 2011 Man as Object, Reversing the Gaze , Curated by Tanya Augsburg, SOMArts Cultural Center, San Francisco, CA

October – November 2011 Seeing Between the Lines, 1978 Gallery, 1978 Maplewood Arts Center, Maplewood, NJ

September – October 2011 Keyed: Fall Exhibition, 
Curated by Glen Baldridge, Lower East Side Printshop, New York, NY

August 2011 – January 2012 Lift Off Earthlings and the Great Beyond, Curated by Anonda Bell 
(Curator of the Paul Robeson Galleries), Paul Robeson Galleries, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ

July – August 2011 A Social Geography of Hair: Performing Gender and Identity in Contemporary Art, 
Curated by Izabel Galliera, Sheer Madness Gallery, North Adams, MA

June – September 2011 Water, Water, Anywhere, Curated by Dr. Ginny Fabbri Butera (
Curator of Therese A. Maloney Gallery), Therese A. Maloney Gallery, College of St. Elizabeth, Morristown, NJ

June 2011 Studio Montclair: Viewpoints, Juried by Rocio Aranda-Alvarado (
Associate Curator El Museo del Barrio), Aljira — A Contemporary Art Center, Newark, NJ (Honorable Mention)

April 2011 The Pen and Brush Award Winner’s Exhibition, 
for Atlas Theatre Company’s Performances of “The Master Builder”, Pen and Brush, New York, NY

April 2011 Sustainable Morristown & The Arts Council of the Morris Area, Morristown EcoCenter Art Show, Morristown, NJ

March 2011 Bergen County Women Artists: My View, One Bergen County Plaza Gallery, Hackensack, NJ

February – April 2011 Portraiture: Inside Out, Walsh Gallery, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ

February 2011 Hidden Cities, Juried by Lisa Phillips (Director of New Museum), New Century Artists Gallery, New York, NY

January – April 2011 Visual Phrasing, Curated by Dr. Ginny Fabbri Butera (Curator of Therese A. Maloney Gallery), Therese A. Maloney Gallery, College of St. Elizabeth, Morristown, NJ

January – March 2011 American Impressions, Juried by Anne Coffin (Director of the International Print Center), Ben Shahn Gallery, William Paterson University, Wayne, NJ

January – March 2011 25th Annual International Juried Exhibition, Juried by Joan Young (Associate Curator of Contemporary Art, Guggenheim Museum), Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, NJ (Merit Award)

January – March 2011 Insatiable: Our Rapacious Appetite for More, Women’s Studies Research Center, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA

January – February 2011 Mixing Bowl, Juried by Amy Cavanaugh Royce and Briony Evans Hynson (Curators, Honfleur Gallery, Washington, DC), Target Gallery, Alexandria, VA

January 2011 – February 2011 32nd Annual Juried Art Exhibition, Juried by Marion Grzesiak (Executive Director of Visual Arts Center of New Jersey), Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, NJ (Award Winner)

January – February 2011 Art Connections 7, George Segal Gallery, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ

2010

December 2010 Thinking Beyond the Pattern, Curated by Heesung Cho
 (Curator of Korean Cultural Service), Gallery Korea, Korean Cultural Service of New York, New York, NY

September – October 2010 Driving Without Destination, Walsh Gallery, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ

June – August 2010 Who We Are: Contemporary Portraits, Curated by Dr. Ginny Butera (
Curator of Therese A. Maloney Gallery), Therese A. Maloney Gallery, College of St. Elizabeth, Morristown, NJ

April – June 2010 Art on Paper, Juried by Bruce Waldman, (Director of New York Society of Etchers), Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, NJ

February – August 2010 Hair Tactics, Curated by Rocio Aranda (
Curator of El Museo Del Barrio), Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, NJ

February – August 2010 Emerging Patterns, Curated by Midori Yoshimoto (Director of New Jersey City University Art Galleries), Morris Council of the Arts, Morristown, NJ

January – March 2010 24th Annual International Juried Exhibition, Juried by Susan Kismaric (
Photography Curator at the MoMA), Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, NJ (Honorable Mention)

January – February 2010 Art Connections 6, Juried by Jerelle Kraus 
(New York Times Art Director), George Segal Gallery, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ

2009

December 2009 2009 National Photography Competition, Juried by Henry Horenstein, HP Gallery at Calumet Photographic, New York, NY (Honorable Mention)

November – February 2010 The Exquisite Corpse: 30th Anniversary Exhibition, Paul Robeson Galleries, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ

September – November 2009 Metropolitan Memories, Juried by Mara Miller (Curator and Director 511 Gallery and 511 Projects), The Brennan Gallery, Jersey City, NJ

September 2009-November 2009 Art at the X 2009: Celebrating Women, Juried by Jessica Flores (Associate Curator of Contemporary Art, Cincinnati Art Museum), Xavier University Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

September – November 2009 The Spirit of Charity, Curated by Dr. Ginny Butera and Dr. Patricia Pongracz, Therese A. Maloney Gallery, Morristown, NJ

September – October 2009 2009 Fall Brush Exhibition, Juried by Margaret Kelly Trombly, Pen & Brush, New York, NY

July – August 2009 2009 National Photography Competition, Juried by Susan Kismaric (
Photography Curator MoMA), SOHO Photo, New York, NY

May – June 2009 Contemporary Expressions, Juried by Daile Kaplan (
Director of Photography at Swann Galleries), Pen & Brush, New York, NY (First Prize Winner)

May – June 2009 Fourth Annual Kinsey Institute Juried Art Show, Indiana University School of Fine Arts Gallery, Bloomington, IN

May 2009 Art Biologic: Works Inspired by the Biological World, Limner Gallery, Hudson, NY

May – August 2009 The Summer Show, Juried by Sarah Cunningham, Gallery 125, Trenton, NJ

May – June 2009 Salon at Artworks: Juried Exhibition, The Trenton City Museum, Trenton, NJ

April – June 2009 Ellarslie Open XXVII: Juried Group Exhibition, The Trenton City Museum, Trenton, NJ

April – June 2009 2009 New Jersey Arts Annual: Local Life, Juried by Ann Aptaker (Curator of Exhibitions at Morris Museum), Morris Museum, Morristown, NJ

April 2009 In Your Dreams: Reveries, Fantasies, and Impossible Wishes, Juried by Edward J. Sullivan (
Dean of Humanities at New York University), Pen & Brush, New York, NY

March – April 2009 Continuum, Juried by Paterson Sims (
Freelance Curator and Writer, Former Director of Montclair Museum of Art)
George Segal Gallery, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ

March 2009 Woman to Woman, Curated by Eileen Gaughan and Meredith Lippman (Curators of Brennan Gallery), The Brennan Gallery, Jersey City, NJ

February – March 2009 23rd Annual International Juried Exhibition, Juried by Adelina Vlas (
Assistant Curator of Modern Art, Philadelphia Museum of Art), Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, NJ

February 2009 African Americana, The Brennan Gallery, Jersey City, NJ

January – June 2009 New Jersey Green, Morris Council of the Arts, Morristown, NJ, Curated by Dr Ginny Fabri Butera (
Curator of the Therese A. Maloney Gallery)

May – June 2009 Contemporary Confrontations, Juried by Nan Rosenthal, (
Former Senior Consultant, Metropolitan Museum of Art), Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY

January-February 2009 Art Connections 5, Juried by Patricia Selden (Independent Art Consultant), George Segal Gallery, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ

2007 – 2008

October 2008 New Jersey Watercolor Society: 66th Annual Open Juried Exhibition, Ridgewood Art Institute, Ridgewood, NJ

September – October 2008 Calculating Mathematics, Juried by Dr. Ginny Butera (Curator of Therese A. Maloney Gallery), Therese A. Maloney Art Gallery, College of St. Elizabeth, Morristown, NJ

September 2008 First Annual Great Falls Art Exhibition, Juried by Jane Haw, 
Curator of PCCC Art Galleries
& Joseph Costa, (Assistant Curator at Paterson Museum
), Paterson Museum, Paterson, NJ (First Prize Winner)

May-June 2008 Inside & Out (Dodge Foundation Visual Artist/Educator Fellows Group Exhibition), Therese A. Maloney Art Gallery, College of St. Elizabeth, Morristown, NJ

February – March 2007 Dodge Foundation Artist/Educator Exhibition, New Academic Building Galleries, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Florham Park, NJ

1989 – 2004

September – October 2004 Celestial Boundaries, Curated by M. Teresa Lapid Rodriguez (
Curator of Montclair State University Art Galleries), Montclair State University Art Galleries, Montclair, NJ

February 2004 Korean American Contemporary Arts Members Exhibition, Fleet Bank, Empire State Building, New York, NY

October – November 2003 Koho School of Sumi-e Brush Painting Group Show, Westbeth Gallery, New York, NY

April – May 1991 New Art: MFA Painting & Sculpture, Curated by Rainer Crone, Miriam & Ira D. Wallach Art Galleries, New York, NY

April – May 1989 BFA in Painting Thesis Painting Exhibition: Florence Leif Invitational Competition, Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI

 

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

July – December 2015 ISCP Artist Residency Program funded by Winsor and Newton

August 2012 Millay Colony for the Arts: Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation Creative Fellow

May 2011 Vermont Studio Center: Full Fellowship Award funded by the Joan Mitchell Foundation

April 2011 – April 2012 Lower East Side Printshop Keyholder Residency Program

September 2005 – October 2006 Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation Artist Fellowship Award

 

ARTIST PRESENTATIONS

February 2014 Artist Talk, Greenwich Academy, Greenwich, CT (view)

October 2013 Artist Talks IV, V, VI, Paul Robeson Galleries, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ

November 2012 Artist Talk III, Paul Robeson Galleries, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ

May 2012 Artist Workshop, Children’s Museum of Manhattan, New York, NY

April 2012 Artist Lecture
, Bergen Community College, Paramus, NJ

November 2011 Artist Talk II, Paul Robeson Galleries, 
Rutgers University, Newark, NJ

September 2011 Artist Talk I, Paul Robeson Galleries, 
Rutgers University, Newark, NJ

October 2004 Artist Talk
, Montclair State University Art Galleries, Montclair, NJ