Education

 

University of Cambridge - 2017-2018 - Master of Philosophy, Education (Arts, Creativity and Education)

Slade School of Fine Art at University College London - 2013-2014 - Independent Studio Programme, Sculpture

Yale University - 2011-2015 - Bachelor of Arts, Visual Art

Lycée Français de New York - 1996-2011 - Baccalauréat Littéraire Franco-Américain, Mention Bien


Fellowships

 

Yale Norfolk Summer School for Music and Art - 2014 - Resident Fellow  

Selected as one of 26 artists nationwide chosen to participate in this six-week artist residency                                                                 

Notable alumni include Sheila Hicks, Eva Hesse, Mickalene Thomas, and Chuck Close

 

Mortimer Hays-Brandeis Traveling Fellowship - 2015-2016 - MHBT Fellow

Selected as one of three artists to receive a $19,000 grant to fund a year of arts-related research abroad


Vocational Training

 

École Nationale d’Osiériculture et de Vannerie - 2015-2016 - Guest Student

National School of Osierculture and Basketry                         

One of the two remaining basketmaking schools in Europe

Funded by the Mortimer Hays-Brandeis Traveling Fellowship for the Arts

 

Staatliche Berufsfaschule für Flechtwerkgestaltung - 2016 - Guest Student

State Vocational School for Weaving and Design                                                                                                                              

One of the two remaining basketmaking schools in Europe                                                                                 

Funded by the Mortimer Hays-Brandeis Traveling Fellowship for the Arts

 

Association Ouvrière des Compagnons du Devoir et du Tour de France - 2016 - Leatherworking apprentice at J.M. Weston

Contrat d’apprentissage en alternance, maroquinier

I joined this guild of traveling craftsmen that dates back to the Middle Ages to gain insight on the effectiveness of its craft education. This secret society also happens to be the largest vocational program in France.