I was born and raised in Newark NJ. I attended Montclair State University and graduated from there with a BA in Studio Art with a dual concentration in painting and filmmaking. While at Montclair State I exhibited at Gallery 3 1/2 in the Calcia Fine Arts Building at Montclair State University and at the Third Biannual Student and Alumni Exhibition at Westbeth Gallery in NY. Upon graduating I traveled to Australia where I lived and worked for six months. After I returned to the US I exhibited in the Jersey City Studio Tour in Jersey City and the City Without Walls, 23rd Annual New Members Show at One Gateway Center in Newark NJ.
In 1998 I attended the Cranbrook Academy of Art where I studied painting. At Cranbrook I showed at the Forum Gallery and the Cranbrook Academy of Art Degree Show in the Cranbrook Art Museum in Bloomfield Hills, MI. I graduated with an MFA in May of 2000. In April of 2001 I had a live showing of my video work at a film and music festival calledIndividual Deconstruction in Ypsilani, MI. In June 2001 I exhibited at Soil Gallery in a show titled Unbecomingin Seattle WA. I showed at the Detroit Contemporary in Detroit Michigan and I took part in a Film festival called Film: Eclectic Collection of Short Films at the Pierro Gallery of South Orange, NJ. In 2012 I exhibited in the International Art Festival at the Museum of Russian Art in Jersey City.
I currently reside in Montclair, NJ.