Portfolio – Art & Engagement

ScabiesCuratorial & Producing

  • Performing Arts Curator, Patrick’s Cabaret (Jan 2014 to present)
  • Producer, The Scabies: an untelevised telethon awards variety show, Madame of the Arts (Dec 2013)
  • Founder/Organizer, Telling Queer History at the Quatrefoil Library (June 2013 to present)
  • Community Programming Curator, Madame of the Arts (Mar 2013 to Jan 2014)
  • Collaborating Artist, “The Abundant Harvest,” the Swatch Team knitting/yarnbombing collective, at the Walker Art Center (Sep 2012)
  • Front of House & Volunteers Lead, “A Fashion Scene Over South” Toni Foxx and Rare Productions (Jul 2012)
  • Producing Director, Pop-Up Restaurants at Madame of the Arts (Three immersive theater productions):
    • Hedonist’s Holiday (Dec 2011)
    • Mannafest (May 2012)
    • WhoDonut? (Oct 2012)
  • Core Collaborator, multiple projects and organizational leadership at Madame of the Arts (Oct 2011 to present)

Sideshow SOO Think TankPerformance

  • Director, The Naked I: Insides Out, 20% Theater Co. at Intermedia Arts (Feb 2014)
  • Dramaturg, “Metamorphoses” by Mary Zimmerman, dir. Kaori Kenmotsu, Hamline University Mainstage (Dec 2012 to Mar 2013)
  • Sculpture & Interactive Performance Artist, “Think Tank,” Sideshow SOO – Soo Visual Arts Center, Minneapolis (Aug 2012)
  • Assistant Stage Manager, “The Dirty Queer Show” with Bedlam Theatre (Jun 2012)
  • Sculpture & Interactive Performance Artist, “Think Tank,” Busk Till Dawn for Artists In Storefronts at Northern Spark (Jun 2012)

Haute GlueVisual & Craft

  • Workshop Artist/Publisher, 3 Years of Bad Behavior: A Madame Retrospective zine (workshop Nov 2013, publication Jan 2014)
  • Exhibiting Artist, “AIS 123…4: One Year of Artists in Storefronts” (group show) (Mar 2013)
  • Pop-Up Storefront Gallery Artist, Artists In Storefronts 3 (Nov 2012 to Feb 2013)
  • Queero Hero Portrait-Making Workshop (Aug 2012)