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performer | event producer |  filmmaker | illustrator | designer

Indiana University, Bachelor of Fine Arts, & Bachelor of Arts, 2015

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GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2022 “The New Now” Artist Archives, 3 videos, Cleveland OH

         “Contrast Contoured” photo series, Cleveland OH

2021  Focus on the Artists, Tremont Art Walk, Cleveland, OH

         Converge, Artist Archives of Western Reserve, LGBT Center, Cleveland, OH

2020 Winter Soiree, PLEXUS, Cleveland OH

           Winter Showcase, Cleveland Eclectic Dance, Cleveland OH

         The Art Hunt, Sweet ‘Art, London UK

2019 End of Days, installation & performance, SPACES, Cleveland OH

          Inferno, installation & performance, Maelstrom Collaborative Arts,    Cleveland OH

         Saturnalia, performance, Maelstrom Collaborative Arts, Cleveland OH

           Short Form, Maelstrom Collaborative Arts, Cleveland, OH

         Group Show, Project3 Gallery Akron, online gallery

         Conundrum Co-Op, Maelstrom Collaborative Arts, Cleveland OH

         Let Envy Out, Side Quest, Lakewood, OH

         Ohio Burlesque Festival, Cleveland, OH

         Sex, Love, & Other Stuff, Weird Women Co. Zone

         Group Show, The Root Cafe, Lakewood, OH

         Tremont Arts Festival, Cleveland OH

         Canton Art Prize, 3rd Space Gallery, Canton OH

         Have a H’Art Fundraiser, Sweet 'Art, London, UK

         Group Show, Jupiter Studios, Alliance, OH

         Hairy Queers, Bechdel Film Festival, Akron OH

         Group Show, Makeshift Art Gallery, Canton OH

         “The Art Of Queer” group show, online gallery

2018 Ohio Gay Pride Femme 2019 Pageant, 2nd Alternate, Columbus OH

         "Color High" Studio 2091, Akron OH

         "LGBTQ+ Juried Exhibition" Akron Soul Train, at Hive Mind, Akron OH

         Group Show, Loop, Cleveland, OH

2017 Miss Ohio All Star Pageant, Akron OH

         Positive Reinforcements, Maelstrom Collaborative Arts, Cleveland OH

         Portland Unknown Film Festival, Portland OR

2016 Aggregate, Ground Floor Gallery + Studios, Nashville TN

           Hello To All This: Working Girls Collective Series, CCIC, Indianapolis IN

         Nasty Woman Exhibition, Knockdown Center, NYC

           Nasty Women Nashville, Red Arrow Gallery, Nashville TN

2015 BFA Thesis Exhibition, Grunwald Gallery, Bloomington IN

 

2014 IAM Film Festival, co-producer, Bloomington IN

         Non-Graduating BFA Exhibition, Grunwald Gallery, Bloomington IN

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019 Hairy Queers, Silo Art Studio, Canton OH

         Hairy Queers, Rubber City Prints, Akron OH

 

INVITATIONALS

2022 GlamGore “Night of 1000 Gagas,” Grog Shop, Cleveland OH

         The Fuse Factory: Frequency Fridays, performance, Columbus, OH

2021 Queens of the 9, Alex Theater, Cleveland, OH

2020 “When do we whisper, when do we shout?”  SPACES, Cleveland OH

2019 Boobstock, headlining performance, Hudson, OH

         CSU Annual Drag Showcase, performance, Cleveland OH

2018 Miss Ohio All Star Princess Pageant, 2nd Alternate, Youngstown OH

 

FESTIVALS

2022 “The Peek-a-Booth” Ingenuity Festival, Cleveland OH

         “Wonderlanding” Borderlight Fringe Festival, Cleveland OH

         “DayGlo In Drag”, DayGlo Festival, Waterloo Arts, Cleveland OH

2021 Four Futures, Maelstrom Collaborative Arts, Cleveland OH 

         Intersect, Sweet ‘Art, London UK

         I’m Just Playing, Pandemonium, Cleveland Public Theater, Cleveland, OH 

         I’m Just Playing, Black Mass, Five O’ Clock Lounge, Lakewood, OH 

         I’m Just Playing, Activate, Maelstrom Collaborative Arts, Cleveland, OH 

         Borderlight Fringe Festival “Black Mass,” Curated, Online

2020 The Wandering, Maelstrom Collaborative Arts, Cleveland OH 

         Online Showcase, Fierce Queer Performing Arts Festival

2019 Ingenuity Festival, performance, Cleveland OH

         Austin International Drag Festival, performance, Austin TX

2018 Peg and Deb Show, SPACES, Cleveland OH

2016 Corn Federation, Iris Film Festival

2015 Corn Federation, NSAL Student Career Award 1st Place

         Corn Federation, Waldron Center Gallery, Bloomington IN

         Indie Gathering Film Festival, 2nd Place Rock Music Video, Cleveland OH

           Zed Film Festival Best High Concept Music Video, Burbank CA

           Zed Film Festival, Best Song, Burbank CA

         Taste My Lightning, ACRS Film Festival

         Taste My Lightning, Free Film Festival Online

2014 Corn Federation, Middlecoast Festival, Bloomington IN

         Corn Federation, IAM Film Festival, Bloomington IN

         Taste My Lightning, IAM Film Festival, Bloomington IN

         Pick Up, IAM Film Festival, Bloomington IN

         Creatures Not Monsters, IAM Film Festival, Bloomington IN

         Creatures Not Monsters, Campus Movie Festival, Bloomington IN

2014 Crying Party, HSSaLPaCaHSS Solo Show, Fuller Projects Gallery, Bloomington IN

         Internet, Identity, Cats, HSSaLPaCaHSS Solo Show, Fuller Projects Gallery, Bloomington IN

         Neorascality: Disruptions of the Public Sphere, Fuller Projects Gallery,  Bloomington, IN

2013 Corn Federation, Student Cinema Showcase, Bloomington IN

         Pick Up, Student Cinema Showcase, Bloomington IN

         Timeline (Clocks), HSSaLPaCaHSS Solo Show, Fuller Projects Gallery, Bloomington IN

 

AWARDS

2022 Urgent Art Fund, SPACES, Cleveland OH

2020 Master of Amazement, Ohio Burlypicks

2018 Miss Ohio All Star Princess Pageant, 2nd Alternate, Youngstown OH

           Ohio Gay Pride Femme 2019 Pageant, 2nd Alternate, Columbus OH

2015 Indie Gathering Film Festival 2nd Place Rock Music Video, Cleveland OH

           Zed Film Festival “Best High Concept Music Video” Burbank CA

           Zed Film Festival “Best Song” Burbank CA

2013 “My Favorite Korean…” Video Essay, Korean Consulate Video Contest Winner

 

PUBLISHED WORKS

2021 CONVERGE, Artist Archives of the Western Reserve, Catalog

2020 Puzzle Factory, Outsiders Anthology

2019 Hairy Queers, Hairy Femme Mother Zine

         Armpit Hair, Like A Girl, Issue 5

         Armpit Hair, SOIL Arts & Literature

         Blood, Vagabond Anthology “Kindred” Issue

2018 Armpit Hair, Broadside Press

         Your Local Kitchen Idiot, Devil Strip Magazine (monthly), Akron OH

         Your Local Kitchen Idiot, Call Out Comics

         Your Local Kitchen Idiot, Vagabond Anthology “Pizza Party” Issue

2017 Genius Next Door, Vagabond Anthology "Afloat" Issue

         Your Local Kitchen Idiot, Vagabond Anthology “Assorted Flavors” Issue

2016 Reconciling the Queer South, Estuaries Zine Issue 1

            

INTERVIEWS & PRESS

2022 Dimi Deux Podcast Interview

         “Quick Change: Drag Through the Pandemic” Out Front Online

2021 Drag Life, Strange City Digest, pg 15. Spring 2021

2020 Bursting the Beauty Bubble, Panel Speaker, KIN & CrowdDNA

        "Christmas is Canceled" with Princess Jafar, interview, podcast & video

         Circle of Nerds, Podcast & Video, interview

         Putting the Gal in Galentines Day, The Observer

         The Issue with Iconic, interview, The Observer

         Queer Comic Artist, interview, Paper Phoenix Ink

         Circle of Nerds, interview, podcast & video

2019 The Drag Scene, interview, Destination Cleveland

         48 Hour City Guide, interview, Destination Cleveland

         The Best Part, commercial, Destination Cleveland

         Cleveland Youth Culture Mobile Mission, interview, Crowd DNA

2018 Bitchface, podcast interview

         Impact of SESTA/FOSTA on Sex Workers, interview, Women on the Line Podcast

         Women Comic Creators, interview, OnPoint Miami Podcast

2017 Bitchface, podcast interview

         The Artist Known As Kay-T Critiques, live television interview, KB Time

 

RESIDENCIES

2022 Elsewhere Museum, Greensboro NC

2021 “Activate” Window Residency at Maelstrom Collaborative Arts

2020 School of Making Thinking: Performing Knowledge, Pittsburgh PA

(Canceled due to COVID)

2019 Purpled Palm Press Outsiders Retreat, Ohio

2017 - 2019  Vintage Frame Affair, Canton, OH

2018 - 2019  Rubber City Prints, Akron, OH

TEACHING & WORKSHOPS

2022 Drawing Portraits, Genghis Con, Cleveland OH

         Part Time Faculty of Visual Arts, The Beck Center, Lakewood, OH

         The Fuse Factory: Frequency Fridays, drag workshop, Columbus, OH

2021 Drag History Program, Westlake Porter Library, OH

         Drag History with Dusty Bucket, PLEXUS, Cleveland, OH

         Making Your Life as an Artist, Battle of the Teal, Cleveland, OH

2020 Drag 101, Cleveland Exotic Dance, Cleveland, OH

           Camming Like a Pro, Cleveland Exotic Dance, Cleveland, OH

           Chalk Pastel Portraits, Shaker Arts Council, Cleveland, OH

           Drag Queen Figure Drawing, Cleveland Museum of Art

2019 CMYK Workshop, Rubber City Prints, Akron OH

2018 Video as Art, Continuing Education at Cleveland Institute of Art

2014 - 2015 Social Media Marketing & Personal Branding with Center for Excellence for Women in Technology, Indiana University, Bloomington IN