a few NOTES ON THE JOURNEY

ACT-UP, 1988-90
ACT-UP, 1988-90

Moved to NYC. Videographer & photographer for ACT-UP as a member of DIVA-TV (Damned Interfering Video Activist Television)

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Clit Club 1990-93
Clit Club 1990-93

Started the Clit Club with Julie Tolentino in 1990.

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House of Color 1991
House of Color 1991

Founding member of the queer artist video collective, House of Color.

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Whitney Independent Study Program
Whitney Independent Study Program

Studied art practice and theory at the esteemed Whitney Independent Study Program 1994-95. The image shown is by WISP alum Jenny Holtzer and it's one of my favorite quotes.

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Afrekete Anthology, 1995
Afrekete Anthology, 1995

My essay, “Testimony of a Naked Woman” was included in Afrekete: An anthology of Black Lesbian Writing edited by Catherine McKinley and Joyce Delaney.

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Alien at Rest Installation
Alien at Rest Installation

Solo show at Jeffery Deitch's gallery space, exploring black female subjectivity via nude performance on the streets of NYC.1996.

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NEA Grant 2000
NEA Grant 2000

Received a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Mid-Atlantic Arts Foundation to create a public art work in Anchorage, Alaska to commemorate the new Millennium. Met Karen Finley and had a conversation about the benefits of graduate school. Applied to California Institute of the Arts (CalArts).

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MFA in Film/Video 2007
MFA in Film/Video 2007
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Adventures in Poi, 2007-09
Adventures in Poi, 2007-09

Traveled internationally with world-famous fire dancer and teacher, Nick Woolsey filming his tutoial DVD, "Adventures in Poi".

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Community Ritual Guide, 2010-15
Community Ritual Guide, 2010-15

Created a movement arts and ritual retreat experience in Bali, Indonesia called Sacred Circularities.

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Shamana Gallery, 2012-15
Shamana Gallery, 2012-15

Created a series of archetypal photographs with local artists in Bali, Indonesia.

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P+PS MFA Program, 2016-18
P+PS MFA Program, 2016-18

Currently enrolled in the inaugural year of the Performance and Performance Studies MFA Program at Pratt Institute.

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