EDUCATION:
MFA, Program in Film and Video, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA
BFA, Visual Arts, State University of New York at Purchase, Purchase, NY

FILMOGRAPHY:
Meridian Plain (18 min, 2K, 2016)
Irradiant Field (10 min, HD, 2016)
Port Noir (11 min, HD, 2014)
Devil’s Gate (20 min, HD, 2011)
Vineland (10 min, DV, 2009)
34°/-117° (1 min, 16mm, 2009)
Skynoise (5 min, DV, 2008)
Language of Memory (3.23 min, 16mm, 2009)
American Parade (17 min, DV, 2006)
Suzan Pitt: Persistence of Vision (28 min, DV, 2006)
Cortlandt Alley (19 min, DV, 2002)

AWARDS/GRANTS:
2016 Princess Grace Foundation Professional Development Award
2016 Film House Award, Athens International Film and Video Festival
2016 Leon Speakers Award for Best Sound Design, Ann Arbor Film Festival
2016 CalArts Faculty Travel Grant
2015 Jury Award, Ann Arbor Film Festival
2015 CalArts Faculty Travel Grant
2012 Golden Gate Award Nomination at San Francisco International Film Festival
2011 Honorable Mention, Chicago Underground Film Festival
2010 Princess Grace Foundation John H. Johnson Film Award
2010 The City is Cinema Jury Award, Ann Arbor Film Festival
2010 CalArts Film/Video Project Grant
2009 Beutner Award for Excellence in the Arts (Finalist)
2009–2010  Ahmanson Project Grant
2008–2010  CalArts Film/Video Dean’s Grant
2008-2010  CalArts Film/Video Scholarship

SCREENINGS:

2017
International Film Festival Rotterdam (Tiger Shorts Competition)
Hamburg International Short Film Festival (International Competition)
MoMA Doc Fortnight, NYC
Portland International Film Festival
Alchemy Film and Moving Image Festival, Scotland
Athens International Film and Video Festival
NOFEST, Milan
Kyiv International Short Film Festival
Chicago Underground Film Festival
Haverhill Experimental Film Festival

2016
Antimatter Media Art, Victoria, BC
Cinema Project, Portland, OR
REDCAT Theater, Los Angeles
Aurora Picture Show, Houston, TX
Iris Film Collective, Vancouver, BC
Unexposed Microcinema, Durham, NC
Directors Lounge Berlin- Urban Research
Haverhill Experimental Film Festival
Edinburgh International Film Festival
Poetic Research Bureau, Los Angeles
Chicago Underground Film Festival
Ann Arbor Film Festival (Best Sound Design Award)
Athens International Film and Video Festival (Film House Award)

2015
Ann Arbor Film Festival (Jury Award)
New York Film Festival: Projections
Art Toronto Fair: Verge Video
Festival du Nouveau Cinéma, Montreal
Athens International Film and Video Festival (Film House Award)
Antimatter Film Festival, Victoria, BC
Chicago Underground Film Festival
Transient Visions Festival of the Moving Image, NY
Strange Beauty Film Festival, Durham, NC
Traverse City Film Festival
Red Barn, UC Santa Barbara, “Portal Atop a Bus Stop”
REDCAT Theater, Los Angeles, “Transforming Spaces: New Films from L.A. Filmmakers”       

2014
Cinema du Réel Documentary Film Festival, Paris
Encuentros del Otro Cine (EDOC) Documentary Film Festival, Quito

2013
Gaîté Lyrique, Paris, “Moving_Image #12 – L for Light”
Los Angeles Filmforum, “Constructions of Los Angeles”
Sight Unseen, Baltimore, MD, “Out There, Over Time”
MIA at the Armory Center for the Arts, “Same Ocean”
FLEX Fest, Gainesville, FL
Urban Research at Berlin International Director’s Lounge
Angus-Hughes Gallery, London

2012
Museum of Modern Art, Buenos Aires, “Transient Control”
Pleasure Dome, Toronto, “Ready for Extinction”
Festival du Nouveau Cinéma, Montreal, “Ésoterique”
Other Cinema, San Francisco, “Desert Rats”
Gallery 400, UIC, Chicago, “In Which Appear” (curated by Fern Silva)
Haus Der Kulturen Der Welt, Berlin (Rencontres Internationales)
Uplink Factory, Tokyo (curated by Tomonari Nishikawa)
Sheffield Fringe Festival, “Urban Observations- Los Angeles”
San Francisco International Film Festival
Nasher Museum of Art, Duke University (curated by Mark McElhatten)
Big Muddy Film Festival
Fargo Film Festival

2011
New York Film Festival: Views from the Avant-Garde
Ann Arbor Film Festival
Centre Pompidou, Paris (Rencontres Internationales)
Haus Der Kulturen Der Welt, Berlin (Rencontres Internationales)
Spanish Cinematheque, Madrid (Rencontres Internationales)
Los Angeles Filmforum, “New Urban Observations”
Visions du Réel Film Festival, Nyon, Switzerland
Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival
Beirut Art Center, “Expecting the Images, Part 1. Fragments”
REDCAT Theater, Los Angeles
Maysles Cinema, NYC, “The Experiment”
San Francisco Cinematheque (Crossroads)
Space Gallery, Portland, ME
Union Docs, Brooklyn, NY
Antimatter Film Festival, Victoria, BC
Chicago Underground Film Festival (Honorable Mention)
Wisconsin Film Festival
Millenium Film Workshop, “Migration/Dislocations”
CinemaSpace, Segal Centre, Montréal, Canada
Union Theater, Milwaukee, WI

2010
Ann Arbor Film Festival and Tour (Jury Award)
Edinburgh International Film Festival
Centre Pompidou, Paris (Rencontres Internationales)
Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit
Antimatter Film Festival, Victoria, BC
Gallery 400, UIC, “The Transformation Show” (curated by Ben Russell)
Athens International Film and Video Festival
Northwest Film Center, Portland, OR
Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, Grand Rapids
Pittsburgh Filmmakers
La Casa Encendida, Madrid, “Los Ángeles Confidencial” (curated by Thom Andersen)

2009
New York Film Festival: Views from the Avant-Garde
REDCAT Theater, Los Angeles
Ottawa International Animation Film Festival

2007
International Film Festival Rotterdam
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., “New City Symphonies”
Los Angeles Filmforum, “An Evening With The Kranings”
Split Film Festival, Croatia
Image Forum Festival, Tokyo

2006
REDCAT Theater, Los Angeles
Denver International Film Festival
National Museum of Women in The Arts Film Festival, D.C. 
San Diego Women’s Film Festival
Women Make Waves Film Festival, Taipei
Kansas City Art Institute
Webster University Film Series, St. Louis
Boxcar Film Series, Detroit Film Center

2004
International Film Festival Rotterdam

2003
Art In General Gallery, NYC
New York Underground Film Festival
Chicago Underground Film Festival

2002
Portland Documentary and Experimental Film Festival
Big Muddy Film Festival, Carbondale, IL

DISTRIBUTION/COLLECTIONS:
Fandor (SVOD)
First Run Features
Image Forum (Japan)
University of Chicago at Illinois, Film Studies Center
Art Center College of Design, James Lemont Fogg Memorial Library
California Institute of the Arts, Film Library
48th Ann Arbor Film Festival Short Film Collection DVD
Detroit Film Center's Boxcar Film Series DVD