b. 1991 in Merrick, NY

w. New York, NY

EDUCATION

2013     BFA, New York University, Summa Cum Laude.

RESIDENCIES

2017     Artist in Residence at the Hafnarborg Museum, Hafnarfjörður, Iceland.

2016     Painting Residency at Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT.

             Open Studio Residency at Brooklyn Art Space & Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

             The Guanajuato Residency at the AIAR, Guanajuato, Mexico.

             The Wassaic Artist Residency at the Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY.

             The SÍM Residency at the Association of Icelandic Artists, Reykjavík, Iceland.

2015     Copy Shop Residency at Endless Editions, New York, NY and The Gateway Project,    

             Newark, NJ.

2014     The Akumal International Artist Residency (AIAR), Akumal, Mexico.

             Rancho Paradiso, Joshua Tree, CA.

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2018      Holding Out For A Hero, GoggleWorks Center for the Arts, Reading, PA. Solo Show.

              Reclaiming My Pride, One World Trade Center, New York, NY.

              Barberini, PROTO Gallery, Hoboken, NJ.

              Bathers and The Backroom, Four Eleven Gallery, Provincetown, MA.

              Frabjous, The Church of St. Paul the Apostle, New York, NY.

              Dream Electric, LIC Arts Open Gallery, Long Island City, NY.

              Small Works 2018 Online Exhibition, Trestle Gallery, Online.

2017      Vagabond Time Killers, The Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY.

              Endless Editions, Cuchifritos Gallery, New York, NY.

              Convergence, NYU Kimmel Galleries, New York, NY.

              Botanical, Local Project, Long Island City, NY.

              Unveiled, HallSpace, Boston, MA.

              Postcards From The Edge, Metro Pictures, New York, NY.

2016      Endless Biennial 2016, 20/20 Gallery, Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY.

              A Symptom of the Universe, Trestle Projects, Brooklyn, NY.

              We're Glad You're Here!, Trestle Projects, Brooklyn, NY.

              Luchar, Centro Bharati, Guanajuato, Mexico.

              April, The Maxon Mills Gallery, Wassaic, NY.

              PMF VII, Baltimore Design School, Baltimore, MD.

              Prints & Inks, Possible Worlds, Ottawa, Canada.

              Philadelphia Art Book Fair, The Annex on Filbert, Philadelphia, PA.

              Gefa & Taka, Give & Take, The SÍM Gallery, Reykjavík, Iceland.

              Printed Matter's LA Art Book Fair, The Geffen Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA.

              BHQFU Book Fair, BHQFU, Brooklyn, NY.

2015      Odds and Ends Art Book Fair, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT.

              Face to Face: Blind Date, Bienale Neodvisnih, Ljubljana, Slovenia.

              Salonukah, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

              Printed Matter's NY Art Book Fair, MoMA PS1, Long Island City, NY.

              You've Got Mail, Ground Floor Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

              6x6x2015, Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, NY.

              Lusus Naturae, Factory 339, Huntington, NY.

2014     The Dream, Chashama Gallery, New York, NY.

              6x6x2014, Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, NY.

              Hecho en Mexico, AIAR, Akumal, Mexico.

2013     10"x10", Phoenix Gallery, New York, NY.

              Steinhardt USG Awards Gala, NYU Kimmel Center, New York, NY.

              Oro, NYU Commons Gallery and Rosenberg Gallery, New York, NY.

              Four by Six: Six by Four, Colorado Mesa University, Grand Junction, CO.

              Snap to Grid, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art (lacda), Los Angeles, CA.

2012     Selected Prints: Etching with Valerie Hammond and Kiki Smith, NYU, New York, NY.

              Fall 2012 Senior Honors Studio, NYU Commons Gallery, New York, NY.

              The Resurrection Show, Garner Arts Center, Garnerville, NY.

              Ordinary Excess, 253 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY.

              Steinhardt USG Awards Gala, NYU Kimmel Center, New York, NY.

              Uncensored: Queer Art and the Church, Leslie-Lohman Museum Annex, New York, NY.

              Michael's Year, Solo Show in the NYU Uncommons, New York, NY.

              Salon Show, The Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

              10, Rupert Goldsworthy Gallery Pop-Up, New York, NY.

2011      Group Grope Curated by Kathe Burkhart, The Rosenberg Gallery, New York, NY.

              Transpire, The Charles Nolan Store, New York, NY. 

PRESS

2018     'Holding Out For A Hero' challenges male emotions with stylized ancient formats. 

              Print and Web. Reading Eagle.

             Reclaiming My Pride Presents Paul Anagnostopoulos. Web. Metrosource.

2017     NYU News Release. Web. New York University.

             The Daily Free Press. Web. Boston University.

2015     Zine II, Visual Artist. Print. Panty Hoes.

2013     Backstage Magazine. Visual Artist. Print. The Peggy Guggenheim Collection. 

             Spring Edition of BRIO: Literature Journal, Artist and Cover Artist. Print. NYU BRIO.

             THREE, Visual Artist. Print. Yolk Inc.

             The Commons and Rosenberg Gallery "Oro". Web. NYU Steinhardt.

              Four by Six, Six by Four, Artist. Print. Colorado Mesa University.

2012      Fall Edition of BRIO: Literature Journal, Artist and Best in Show. Print. NYU BRIO.

              Spring Edition of BRIO: Literature Journal, Artist and Cover Artist. Print. NYU BRIO.

2011     An Unexpected Request. Print and Web. The New York Times.

             Rosenberg Gallery "Group Grope" curated by Kathe Burkhart. Web. NYU Steinhardt.

PUBLICATIONS & WRITING

2016     K*SS ME IM IN SH, Fort Gondo Zine Library. St. Louis, MO.

2013     The Den of the Lioness-Peggy Guggenheim, The Boulevardiers, Web.

2010     Greetings from Grand Central, Printed Matter. New York, NY.

             A Walking Tour of NYC Street Art, Printed Matter. New York, NY.

AWARDS & HONORS

2013   NYU Alumni Speaker, New York University, New York, NY.

           The Richard Hirsch Award for Students in the Arts, New York University, New York, NY.

           The William and Pearl C. Helbein Scholarship, New York University, New York, NY.

COLLECTIONS

Yale University, New Haven, CT.

Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI.

Washington University's Special Collections, St. Louis, MO.

Fort Gondo Compound for the Arts, St. Louis, MO.

St. Louis Public Library, St. Louis, MO.

Denver Zine Library, Denver, CO.

Endless Editions, New York, NY.

Private Collections in New York, NY; Los Angeles, CA; Houston, TX; Kansas City, MO;

London, UK; Hamburg, DE.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Sean Scully Studio, New York, NY. 2018.

Marlborough Chelsea, New York, NY. 2014-16.

The Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice, Italy. 2013.