Exhibitions

2018 New Orleans Film Festival, Cinema Reset

  • created frame-by-frame animation for Watershed, a projection mapping piece

Data Bank Art Show, Blacksburg, VA

  • premiered Dicyanoacetylene, an experimental multi-channel audio piece

ICAT Creativity and Innovation Day, May 2018

  • Sonification of Emergence, an experimental work for 24-channel audio, Max/MSP, and Processing

Moss Arts Center Galleries, Spring 2018

  • Laurie Anderson: Invented Instruments
  • Archivist and Research Assistant to Kevin Concannon, Art Historian and Margo Crutchfield, Moss Arts Center Curator-at-Large. Blacksburg, VA

Perspective Gallery at Mish Mish, February 2018

  • premiered Pseudocode at the 2018 Employee Show.

Teaching & Research

Graduate Teaching Assistant, Virginia Tech: January 2018 – December 2018

  • Assisted with teaching duties for ART 5604: Creative Code
  • Assisted with teaching duties for ART 3574/5524: Motion Graphics/Motion Graphic Design
  • Prepared video footage of student work for ICAT Day
  • Assisted with redesign of interpretive display at McCormick Farm near Steeles Tavern, VA

Graduate Assistant, Virginia Tech: August 2017 – present

  • Collect information about Laurie Anderson’s body of work in preparation for Invented Instruments exhibit at the Moss Arts Center in May 2018
  • Manage social media presence of NIME 2018
  • Work with the Design Team to create the NIME 2018 Conference Booklet

 

Experience

Performing Arts Coordinator, National Youth Science Camp: Summer, 2017

  • Coordinated musical performances during camp
  • Taught seminars on instrumental music
  • Maintained an inventory of instruments, sheet music, and other assets

Music Coordinator, National Youth Science Camp: Summer, 2016

  • Coordinated musical performances during camp
  • Taught seminars on instrumental music
  • Maintained an inventory of instruments, sheet music, and other assets

Sound Designer, Warner Robins Little Theater: Spring, 2016

  • Provided sound effects for theatrical productions
  • Assisted the director and stage manager during rehearsals
  • “Held the script” and assisted actors with lines and cues

Co-President of Contrapunkt: the Undergraduate Composers’ Consortium, Cornell University: 2014-2015

  • Oversaw communications within the organization.
  • Connected with other groups to organize events on campus.
  • Facilitated communication between student composers and players
  • Communicated with faculty advisor about state of the organization

 

Education

Virginia Tech, MFA – Creative Technologies: 2017-2019 (expected)

Cornell University, BA – Music: 2011-2015