Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) | Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honors) | Providence, RI | 2011
Suffolk County Community College (SCCC) | Associate of Arts (Honors) | Selden, NY | 2008
The Wurks | Co-Founder | Artist in Residence | Providence, RI | 2009-Present
As a founding member of this artist cooperative, I have helped to plan and organize the facility’s shop and studio spaces, participated in numerous large-scale collaborative projects and commissions, and have been part of creating a unique and in-demand resource center for artists in the Northeastern U.S.
The Steel Yard | Lead Artist | Concept Artist | Instructor | Providence, RI | 2012-2014
Provided expertise in the design and fabrication of steel, cast iron, and wood sculptural municipal goods to be permanently installed throughout the state of Rhode Island. Instructed students in basic, intermediate, and advanced metal fabrication classes, including blacksmithing techniques.
Providence Children’s Museum | Exhibit Technician | Providence, RI | 2008-2013
Provided design and fabrication expertise as a member of the exhibit design team. Helped to develop prototypes,exhibits and exhibit components, and realize them through work in mediums including wood, paint, metal, mold-making and casting. I also served as teacher and co-supervisor of interns, and work study students.
Freelance Designer/Fabricator | New England, New York area | 2011-Present
Worked with clients in order to meet their individual needs concerning the design, prototyping, and Final fabrication of functional, sculpturally inspired objects including furniture, vessels, and landscape accent pieces In wood, metal, and concrete.
RISD Sculpture Foundry | Foundry Monitor | Providence | 2011
Worked to create a safe and functional facility for sculpture students, and gave instruction on tool use when appropriate.
Yellow House Brawlers | Co-Founder | New York | 2008-2009
Helped to manage a stable of fine-artists, created new work for exhibition, curated
And installed artwork for public exhibition in traditional, and non-traditional venues.
Vermont Studio Center | Sculpture Residency | VT | 2014
Socrates Sculpture Park | Emerging Artist Fellowship (Finalist) | NY | 2012
A Better World By Design | Community Fellowship | Providence, RI | 2011/2013
Long Island School for the Gifted (LISG) | Consultant/Guest Artist | 2008-Present
Provided curatorial expertise in order to aid faculty in their exhibition of student work,and consulted with them about the design, fabrication, and exhibition of a large-scale, student-built sculpture dealing with the theme of recycling. Provided artist lectures and instruction for students.
Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Rhode Island Dormcubator | Post- Graduate Ambassador | 2011
Served as the artist member of a multidisciplinary problem-solving group whose task was to
Provide consultation to local businesses and students in order to facilitate their growth, and help them to better engage with their community.
SCCC Art Club | Vice President | 2007-2008
Worked to maintain the value of art on campus through outreach programs. Helped create newOpportunities for club artists to show their work, and organized the club’s first large-scale mural Initiative.
Vermont Studio Center Artist Grant | Vermont Studio Center | 2014
Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition for service during the AICU Dormcubator program | Providence | 2011
Rhode Island School of Design Presidential Scholarship | RISD | 2008-2011
Phi Theta Kappa | SCCC | 2008
Pi Alpha Sigma | SCCC | 2008
J. Robert Fisher Memorial Honors Scholarship | SCCC | 2008
Bridge | Jenks Park | Central Falls, RI | 2013
Huntington Library Mural | SCCC | NY | 2008
Taylor Giant (For Taylor Box Company) | Hynes Convention Center | Boston, MA | 2014
Nautical Playground (For the Steel Yard) | Paul Cuffee School | Providence, RI | 2013
Sculptural Railings and Guard Rail (For the Steel Yard) | Dean Hotel | Providence, RI | 2013
Sculptural Municipal Goods and Furniture (for the Steel Yard) | Town of Bristol, RI | 2012
Star/Spore II | Boston Children’s Museum | MA | 2014
Car Tower | Heritage Museum and Gardens | MA | 2013
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
Synthesis | Keeseh Studios | Providence, RI | 2014
Industrial Evolution | Granoff Center for the Creative Arts | RI | 2013
Story of the Creative | Angel Orensanz Foundation | NY | 2013
SCCC Alumni Show | Maurice N. Flecker Memorial Gallery | NY | 2011
Vicinity | Keeseh Studios | Providence, RI | 2011
Eastern Butcher Block Winterfest | R.K. Projects | Providence, RI | 2011
Emily Lubanko, “Of Micro and Macro” #24MAG, Issue 6, January 11, 2014.