CV (abbreviated version)

PROJECTS:

Seeing Collective (SeeC):: Co-founder, Coordinator. Brooklyn, NY 2018 – Present 

ArtSpecs Lab:: Co-Founder & Teacher. Berlin, Germany. 2012 – 2014

PaperGirl-Albany & -NY:: Project Director. Albany, NY & New York, New York. 2009, 2010

PROJECT CURATION:

PaperGirl-NY, 2010

    Dumbo Art Center, Brooklyn, NY         

    The Park Ave Armory, New York, NY                            

    Marketplace Gallery, Albany, NY                            

PaperGirl-Berlin, 2010

    Neurotitan, Berlin, Germany                                    

PaperGirl-Albany, 2009               

    FLUX, St. Joseph’s Cathedral, Albany, NY    

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS:

Disconnect, Contact Gallery, Brooklyn, NY. 2019

BKC Winter Show, BKC, Brooklyn, NY. 2019

ReVISION, Edison Price Lighting Gallery, Queens, NY. 2018

Refashioned Garbage, The Society for Domestic Museology, New York, NY. 2017 

Images of Inequality, Center for Human Rights & Global Justice, New York, NY. 2016

Unlikely Encounters One, iGeL Projektraum, Berlin, Germany. 2012

SELECT PUBLICATIONS:

Prynne Magazine: Shifting Tides. September 2019

Seeing Collective: Featured Work. June 2019

The Brooklyn PaperTurning Trash to TreasureOctober 2018

The Art Blog: REvisioning the Fate of Junk at Edison Price Lighting Gallery. February 2018

Anti-Heroin Chic: What We Keep & What We Throw Away: An Interview with Artist Sina BasilaSeptember 2017

Domestic Museology: Sina Basila: Refashioned Garbage. July 2017

NYTimes City Room: Giving Away Art is Easier in Brooklyn. September 2010

Brooklyn Street Art: Free Art on the Street! PaperGirl Surprises NYC with Original Idea. September 2010

The Street Spot: PaperGirl Rolls into Dumbo. August 2010

Brooklyn Street Art: PaperGirl Rolls into Bushwick: Gaia & Clown Soldier Play Next Door. August 2010

Times Union: Creative Gifts there for the Taking: PaperGirl Project Aims to Brighten People's Day by Offering Free Pieces of Art. October 2009

Metroland: Random Acts of Creativity. September 2009 

WORKSHOPS & PRESENTATIONS:

MayDay Space: Refashioning Bicycle Tires. Workshop. October 2019

Edison Price Lighting: Behind-the-Architecture Photography Workshop. October 2018

Artichoke Dance at Manhattan Beach. September 2018

Culture Club: Summer Solstice  July 2018

Dress-Go-Round at Bard: Wig Making with Discarded Materials. Workshop. May 2018

International School of Brooklyn: Plastic Bag Costume Making. Workshop. October 2017

The Society for Domestic Museology: Refashioned Garbage Workshop.  July 2017

The Society for Domestic Museology: Sina Basila: Refashioned Garbage. Presentation. May 2017

Pratt Institute: Sustainability & Performance. Talk & Workshop. March 2017

Berlin International School: ArtSpecs Labs on the Environment. 2013. 

SELECT COMMISSIONED WORK:

CEI Benchmarks:: video. New York, NY. 2019

WaCa Design:: video. New York, NY. 2018-2019  

     DEMO-DEMO,  

Young New Yorkers (YNY):: video and photography. New York, NY. 2015 – Present

     Courtroom Spectacularvideo. 2018

     Wisdom Gift Exchange, video. 2017

     Women’s 4-Week Restorative Arts Diversion Program, video. 2017

     Art Not Jail, crowd-funding video. 2017

     Our Stories Are Bigger Than Our Cases, photo. 2017

     Artist Advocates, video. 2016

     Everyday Heroes Photography Workshop, video. 2015

Race & Revolution:: video and photography. New York, NY and Stamford, CT. 2016-2019

     Reimagining Monuments, photography. 2019

     Race & Revolution: Still Separate- Still Unequal. photography. Brooklyn, NY 

     Race & Revolution: Exploring Human Injustices Through Art, video and photography. Governors Island, NY. 2016

University at Albany:: video and photography. Senegal. 2013

    Senegal Study Abroad, video

HomeBase Berlin:: video. Berlin, Germany. 2012

    HomeBase Build II, video

Recycled Creativity Festival. 2011

    Recycled Creativity Festival 2011

 

Awards

Funpreneur Wettbewerb, Profund at the Freie Universität, Business Development Grant, Berlin, Germany, 2012

 

Education

filmArche e.V., Berlin, 2010-2011

University at Albany, Albany, 2005-2009