EDUCATION

 2014-present                 University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX

                                        BFA Studio Art with Business Certificate (McCombs School of Business)

EXPERIENCE

2018-present                  Gallery Assistant and Public Relations & Social Media Intern, Women & Their Work Gallery, Austin, TX

2017-present                   President, Center Space Project, Austin, TX

2015-2017                        Curatorial Officer, Center Space Project, Austin, TX

2017                                 Design and Web Promotion, CHEEKY LaSHAE's BARRYOKE!, Pioneer Works, Brooklyn, NY

2016-2017                        Chinati Weekend Volunteer, Marfa, TX

2015-2016                        Corporate Culture Planner and Web Designer, Art of Living MODERN, Dallas, TX

2013-2015                        Events Volunteer, Art Conspiracy 9, Dallas, TX

ACHIEVEMENTS/AWARDS/RESIDENCIES

2014-present                   Presidential Scholar, University of Texas at Austin

2014-present                   Terry Foundation Scholar

2017                                 New York Arts Practicum, New York, NY

2017                                 AtravesArte, UT-led study trip, Mexico City, Mexico

2016                                 UT System Regents' Outstanding Student Awards in Arts and Humanities

2016                                 Ox-Bow School of Art, Marshall F. Wells Scholarship and Fellowship Endowment, Saugatuck, MI

2016                                 Professional Development Travel Initiative Grant, New York, NY

2014                                 Valedictorian, Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, Dallas, TX

CURATORIAL

2018                                  Almost Doesn't Count, Center Space Project, Visual Arts Center, Austin, TX

2017                                  Body is a Bridge, Center Space Project, Visual Arts Center, Austin, TX

2017                                  Kind of About Michigan, Center Space Project, Visual Arts Center, Austin, TX

2016                                 Queer Terrortories, Center Space Project, Visual Arts Center, Austin, TX

2016                                 Reverse Image/Search Asteroid, Center Space Project, Visual Arts Center, Austin, TX

2015                                 ;^), Ash Studios, Dallas, TX

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2017                                The Paved Garden, Dimension Gallery, Austin, TX

2017                                Sculp-chur, Dimension Gallery, Austin, TX

2017                                Traveling Without Moving, LATELA Gallery, Washington DC

2017                                 People's Gallery Exhibition, Austin City Hall, Austin, TX

2017                                 Two Christmases and a Half-Birthday, Visual Arts Center, Austin, TX

2016                                 Iranian Artists Art Exhibition, Texas Persian Cultural Center, Dallas, TX

2016                                 BASED ON: a collection of selected works, The Mom Gallery, Austin, TX

2016                                 Young Bloods, FAB Gallery, Austin, TX

2016                                 Metasexy, Locker 95, Austin, TX

2016                                 Blowout XI, FAB Gallery, Austin, TX

2014                                 Transplanting Little Bits of Homeboys and Homegirls, Ash Studios, Dallas, TX

2014                                 This Ain't No Party, Ash Studios, Dallas, TX

2014                                Young American Talent, H. Paxton Moore Fine Art Gallery, Dallas, TX

2014                                 Dallas International Film Festival, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX

2013                                 Vivarium, Hudson Foundation Gallery, Dallas, TX

2013                                 Young Artist Exhibition, Ginger Fox Gallery, Dallas, TX

2013                                 Dallas International Film Festival, Angelika Theatre, Dallas, TX

2013                                 Conflict/Resolution, Goss Michael Foundation, Dallas, TX

2013                                 Young Masters Exhibition, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX

2013                                 Aurora Festival, Dallas, TX

PUBLICATIONS

2017                                 Featured Artist, Aftab Committee

2015                                "These Persian Girls are Inciting a National Debate Around Nose Jobs," Natasha Wynarczyk, Broadly Vice