EDUCATION

 

2025  MFA, Studio-Art Summer Low-Residency 

           Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA), Baltimore, MD


2011    M. Ed in Psychology, Concentration in Student Personnel

           Springfield College, Springfield, MA

2009  BA in Studio Art, Concentration in Painting

            Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, CT

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2020  You’re Black because You’re Not White, sk.ArtSpace Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2019   Committed, Solo Exhibition, Daily Press Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2022  Storytellers, Perspective Gallery @ Whitney Center, Hamden, CT, curated by Debbie Hesse & Steven Olsen

2022  UNDERCURRENTS, Ely Center of Contemporary Art, New Haven, CT, curated by Kristina Newman-Scott

2022  Visions & Voices, The Biggs Museum of American Art, Dover, DE

2021   Allegories, Renditions, and a small Nation of Women, Yale Divinity School, New Haven CT

           (curated by Teri Henderson & Khaleelah L. Harris)

2021   Future is Female, group exhibition, sk.ArtSpace Gallery, Dumbo, NY (with Ashante

           Kindle & Theda Sandiford)

2021   RISE, group exhibition, Heath Gallery, New York, NY, curated by Saundra Heath

2021   Women Celebrate Women, El Barrio’s ArtSpace PS 109, New York, NY

           curated by Yvonne Lamar Rogers

2019   The Coffee Art Project, showcase, New York, NY

2018   Future is Female, group exhibition, sk.ArtSpace Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2017   Abandoned Margins: Policing the Female Body, Women Made Gallery, Chicago IL (with

           photographer Nakeya Brown)

2016   Generation X: Razzle Dazzle, AIR Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2015   Fall Small Works Salon Show, Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

 

AWARDS & PUBLICATIONS

2022 Melissa Sutherland Moss Utilizes Entrepreneurial Spirit to Help Artist Showcase their

          creations, Black Enterprise by Cedric 'BIG CED' 

2022 Visions & Voices Public Choice Winner, The Biggs Museum of American Art, Dover, DE

2022 Leslie King Hammond Graduate Fellowship, MICA, Baltimore, MD

2021 “Black Collagists: The Book” by Teri Henderson

2021 “18 Must-See Exhibitions to Visit This Fall,” Essence by Keyaira Boone

2021 “Collage Exhibition: Small Nation of Women,” Kolaj Issue #34, A magazine about

           temporary collage by Ric Kasini Kadour

2021   “Covid pivot’ leads YDS grad to new world of art-making and curating”, Yale Divinity

           School, Yale University, New Haven, CT

2021   sk.ArtSpace Amplifies Voices of Local Artists, Brooklyn Downtown Star Weekly

           Newspaper, New York, NY

2020  “Lessons From Brooklyn’s Art World In Purpose And Pivot” Forbes by Mat Zucker

2020 “Art Seen” News at Southern, Southern Connecticut State University

2019   Doodle Wars Mural Winner, Episode 8: Concrete Jungle, TV Episode hosted by

            entertainment reporter Paul Costabile

2019  “The Future Is Female: Meet the Dope Black Women Behind Brooklyn’s Local Creative

           Space,” Refinery 29 by Stephanie Long

2019   28 Tastemakers, Angela Belt, Art & Style, New York, NY

2016   3 Page Feature Article, We Are Urban Legends Magazine, New York, NY

2005  Gold Medal Recipient of NAACP ACT-SO Award, Sculpture, New York, NY

2004  Gold Medal Recipient of NAACP ACT-SO Award, Drawing, New York, NY

2003  Gold Medal Recipient of NAACP ACT-SO Award, Painting, New York, NY
 

RESIDENCIES

 

2022 Voice NFT Residency, Season 2

2022 Milkweed Learning Hub Spring Cohort, Chrysalis Institute for Emerging Artists

2021-22 Zea Mays Printmaking Artist Mentorship Program, Mentor: Lynn Peterfreund

2021 ArtCrawl Harlem Boundaries & Connection, Governors Island, New York, NY

2021 The Alliance of Artist Communities (AAC) Emerging Programs Institute

 

 

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

 

2022 Biggs' Permanent Collection, The Biggs Museum of American Art, Dover, DE

2021 Kanyer Art Collection, Yakima, Washington, USA

2021 Guy Stanley Philoche, New York, NY

2021 Columbia Property Trust, New York, NY

 

COMMISSIONS

2021 The SNF BKLYN x Vuori: BKLYN Wove Apparel Design, Steve Nash Foundation,

          Corporate Art Commission, New York, NY

 

EDITORIAL

 

2017   Lucy’s Magazine, Beauty Issue, Crown Design, Love Is Not Enough, New York, NY

 

CURATING

 

2018   Present, Co-Founder & Curator of sk.ArtSpace Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2019   Curator, COLORED PEOPLE, Solo Exhibition, Artist: Tiffany B. Chanel