Solo and Small Group Exhibitions

2016 Future Cities, Pictura Gallery, Bloomington, IN (two-person show with Kai Caemmerer)

2015 Modern Utopias, Main Line Art Center, Haverford, PA (three-person show, curated by Amie Potsic)

2013 Future Cities: Cairo, 110 Church Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2011 Displaced, Center for Emerging Visual Artists, Philadelphia, PA

2011 Pathways to Stable Housing, Loyola University Museum of Art, Chicago, Il

2010 Future Cities: Lima, Center for Emerging Visual Artists, Philadelphia, PA

2010 Sempre Jardim Edite,  Salt Institute for Documentary Studies, Portland, ME

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2014 The Marcellus Shale Documentary Project, The Palmer Museum of Art, University Park, PA

2014 Documentary, Photo Center Northwest, Seattle, WA (juried by Whitney C. Johnson)

2014 Environmental Portraiture, Newspace Center for Photography, Portland, OR (juried by Melanie McWhorter)

2013 The Marcellus Shale Documentary Project, Center for Photography at Woodtock (curated by Laura Domencic)

2013 Photography Now 2013, Center for Photography at Woodstock (juried by Kira Pollack)

2012 Looking at the Land -- 21st. Century American Views, Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design (curated by Andy Adams)

2012 The Marcellus Shale Documentary Project, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, PA

2012 Third Annual Photography Exhibition, Philadelphia Photo Arts Center, Philadelphia, PA (juried by Natasha Egan and Kathy Ryan)

2012 Center for Emerging Visual Artists show, The Cira Center, Philadelphia, PA

2012 Photography 31, Perkins Center for the Arts, Collingswood, NJ

2012 Adapt, Broadstone Studios, Dublin, Ireland (curated by Amy Stevens)

2011 Have a Nice Day, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts (curated by Adam Welch)

2011 Altered States, Foley Gallery, New York, NY (curated by Michael Foley)

2011 Form+Spirit 2011, The Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA

2011 Construct, Icebox Gallery, Philadelphia, PA (curated by Amie Potsic)

2011 Philadelphia: A Century of Change, Free Library of Philadelphia (curated by Stephen Perloff and Blaise Tobia)

2011 Photography 30, Perkins Center for the Arts, Collingswood, NJ (juror’s award, purchase award)

2011 Emerging Artists Auction, Daniel Cooney Fine Art, New York, NY

2010 Slideluck Potshow Philadelphia (projection)

2010 New Normal, Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO (juror’s award)

2010 Flash Forward 2010, Magenta Foundation, Toronto, Canada (honorable mention award)

2010 National Juried Competition, The Camera Club of New York, New York, NY (honorable mention award)

2010 Introductions 2010, Center for Emerging Visual Artists, Philadelphia, PA

2009 New York Festival of Photography (projection), New York, NY

2009 Do 1 Thing, Salt Institute for Documentary Studies, Portland ME

2009 Documentary, Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO

2008 Onward ‘08, Project Basho, Philadelphia, PA

2006 Hey, Hot Shot! Jen Bekman Gallery, New York, NY

2005 Heart Gallery of New Jersey, traveling exhibition

 

Fellowships and Grants

2015 Individual Excellence Award grant: Ohio Arts Council

2012-2013 The George A. and Eliza Howard Foundation, Brown University: Howard Fellowship

2011-2012 Independence Foundation: Fellowship in the Arts

2010-2011Center for Emerging Visual Artists: Career Development Fellowship

 

Major Commissions

2011-2014: The Pittsburgh Center for the Arts: The Marcellus Shale Documentary Project

2010 The Center for Urban Research and Learning: Pathways to Stable Housing

 

Collections

Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA

Salt Institute for Documentary Studies, Portland, ME

The Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

The Center for Emerging Visual Artists, Philadelphia, PA

The Center for Urban Research and Learning, Chicago Il

The Center for Art in Wood, Philadelphia, PA

 

Residencies

2012 Arts Residency Cairo

2011 Center for Art in Wood: Photography residency

 

Selected Awards

2012 Philadelphia Museum of Art Photography Portfolio Competition

2010 Brooklyn Industries Live. Work. Create. competition, first place

2010 Magenta Foundation Flash Forward 2010, honorable mention

2010 Finalist, Alexia Foundation Professional Grant

2010 Finalist, Hey, Hot Shot! competition

2008 New York Press Photographers Association: 2nd Place Pictorial

2005 Pulitzer Prize (staff award)

2003 New Jersey Press Association: 1st Place General News Story

2003 New York Press Photographers Association: News Picture Story

2002 New Jersey Press Photographers Association Photographer of the Year

2001 National Press Photographers Association, Newspaper Photographer of the year, runner-up 

2000 New Jersey Press Photographers Association Photographer of the Year 

2000 NPPA/University of Missouri Pictures of the Year contest: 2nd Place General News  

2000 NPPA/University of Missouri Pictures of the Year contest: Portrait/Personality 

2000 NJPPA 1st Place awards: General News (1st and 2nd), Feature

1999 New Jersey Press Photographers Association Photographer of the Year

1999 NJPPA 1st Place awards: Portrait/Personality

Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society

Kappa Omicron Nu Graphic Design Honor Society

Golden Key National Honor Society

Drexel photo department Letter of Commendation 1995, 1996 and 1997

Bob Baxter photography scholarship, 1993 and 1994

 

Selected Print Publications

2012 The Marcellus Shale Documentary Project: book published by the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts

2010 Leica Fotografie International

2009 Black and White Magazine

2009 Phot’Art International Iraq

2007 Camera Arts Showcase Edition

2007 The Photo Review annual competition issue

2007 Black and White Magazine 

2001 Life Year in Pictures

 

Selected Digital Publications

2016 Juxtapoz Magazine: Future Cities

2016 Photo District News: Future Cities

2014 Places Design Observer: Future Cities

2014 Fotografia Magazine: Future Cities

2014 Wired.com: The Marcellus Shale Documentary Project

2013 Slate.com: Future Cities

2010 Conscientious: Future Cities: Lima

2010 Perspectives, the Center for Fine Art Photography blog

2010 Hey, Hot Shot! blog

2010 Burn Magazine:  Sempre Jardim Edite

2009 100 Eyes Magazine:  Sempre Jardim Edite

 

Work Experience

Freelance Documentary Photographer, 2009-present

The Star-Ledger, Newark, NJ, Staff Photojournalist, 1997-2008

The Times, Trenton, NJ, Photojournalism Internship, June 1995-January 1996

 

Lectures and Teaching

2014: Project Basho, Philadelphia, PA: Instructor, Large Format Photography Workshop

2013: Youngstown State University: Artist talk

2013: Wheeling Jesuit University: Artist talk

2013 Center for Photography at Woodstock: Panel discussion

2013 Ithaca College: Artist talk

2013 Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania: Artist talk

Lectures and teaching‭ ‬(continued) 

2012 Pittsburgh Center for the Arts: Artist talk for Marcellus Shale Documentary Project show

2012 Project Basho, Philadelphia, PA: Instructor, Large Format Photography workshop

2011 Loyola University of Chicago School of Communication: Artist talk

2011 Loyola University Museum of Art: Artist talk

2011 Center for Emerging Visual Artists: Artist talk during Displaced exhibition 

2011 Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA: Artist talk during Form + Spirit 2011 exhibition

2010 Salt Center for Documentary Studies, Portland Maine: Artist talk

 

Education

Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA: Bachelor of Science degree in Photography, June 1997, Magna Cum Laude

Salt Center for Documentary Studies, Portland, ME: Completed summer documentary photography program, 1997