education

2001    mfa: tufts university / school of the museum of fine arts, boston, ma

1996   bfa: florida international universtiy, miami, fl (magna cum laude)

exhibitions

2014     the triggering town: details of subtle significance; mills gallery, bca; boston, ma

   holiday bizarre; flatrocks gallery; gloucester, ma

   recent work by lazaro montano; mayor's gallery, boston city hall; boston, ma

   20th juried exhibition; griffin museum of photography; winchester, ma

   art of the artifact; wenham museum; wenham, ma

   mcc artist fellowship photography exhibit; new art center; newtonville, ma

   personalities: a portraits show; susan maasch fine arts gallery; portland, me

 

2013     infinite space of the possible; mills gallery, boston center for the arts; boston, ma

   65º: an exhibition of contemporary encaustic art; nave gallery annex; somerville, ma

   game on!; spoke gallery at medicine wheel; boston, ma

 

2012     photography faculty exhibition; the aib gallery at university hall; cambridge, ma

 

2010     amalgam; mills gallery, boston center for the arts; boston, ma

   foundation on parade; the st. botolph club; boston, ma

 

2007     proof of purchase 2; rhys gallery; boston, ma

   motion measured; gallery kayafas; boston, ma

   stencils; new england school of art and design; boston, ma

 

2006     studios@35: artists at the bca; mills gallery, boston center for the arts; boston, ma

 

2005     you are my secret; clifford•smith gallery; boston, ma

   yousuf karsh recipient portfolio; school of the museum of fine arts; boston, ma

 

2004     after hours: staff show; isabella stewart gardner museum; boston, ma

   (e)vent: drawing project; gallery 535; boston, ma

 

2003     envisioning information; oni gallery; boston, ma

   home is where the art is; abstraction made elementary benefit; boston, ma

 

2002     restroom: privacy & consciousness; mills gallery, boston center for the arts; boston, ma

   desire; dynamite gallery; grand rapids, mi

   brew ica; urban institute of contemporary art; grand rapids, mi

   and so it went: ephemeral art; newton center for the arts; pasadena, ca

   all in a day's work; clifford•smith gallery; boston, ma

   crush: obsession, desire and idolatry; bernard toale gallery; boston, ma

 

2001    17th drawing show; mills gallery, boston center for the arts; boston, ma
            trade two: flat file; lfl gallery; new york, ny

 

2000     vid•e•o 2000; grossman gallery, museum of fine arts; boston, ma

   master of fine arts exhibition; school of the museum of fine arts; boston, ma

   photography annual exhibition; school of the museum of fine arts; boston, ma

   queer visions; see gallery; school of the museum of fine arts; boston, ma

 

1999     mfa juried show; grossman gallery, museum of fine arts; boston, ma
 
 
 

2004 -

           adjunct professor, photography department

           lesley university college of art and design; cambridge, ma

 

2006 - 2008

           visiting lecturer, studio foundation department

           massachusetts college of art and design; boston, ma

 

2004 

           artist assistant; maurizio cannavacciuolo, artist-in-resident program

           isabella stewart gardner museum; boston, ma 

 

2000 

           teaching assistant, photography department; beginning b&w photography

           harvard university extension school; cambridge, ma

 

1999 - 2001 

           teaching assistant, photography department; alternative printing process

           school of the museum of fine arts; boston, ma

 

1995 - 1998

           graphics traffic coordinator

           post, buckley, schuh & jernigan, inc.; miami, fl

 

1990 - 1995

           photo-reprographics technician

           post, buckley, schuh & jernigan, inc.; miami, fl

 

1986 - 1989

           photographer, printer and co-founder

           camera obscura studio; miami beach, fl

 

 

professional experience

professional affiliations

 

 

2012 -

           boston center for the arts; board of directors

           www.bcaonline.org

 

2013 -

           united south end artists; co-chair

           www.useaboston.com

 

awards / scholarships

 

 

2014     faculty development grant; lesley university college of art and design; boston, ma

 

2013     massachusetts cultural council artist grant - photography finalist; boston, ma

 

2008     emerging artist award; st. botolph club foundation; boston, ma

 

2005     sculpturespace funded residency for 2005/06 (alternate); sculpturespace; utica, ny

 

2003     archie d. and bertha h. walker fellowship; fine arts work center; provincetown, ma

 

2003     juror's prize; abstraction made elementary benefit; boston, ma

 

2001     yousuf karsh photography award; school of the museum of fine arts; boston, ma

 

1999     portfolio scholarship; school of the museum of fine arts; boston, ma

 

1998     portfolio scholarship; school of the museum of fine arts; boston, ma

 

 

bibliography / reviews

 

     

           corso, john; coatrooms....and the great disappearing act, octopus journal

                   university of irvine press; fall 2005, pp. 76-78

 

2013     mcquaid, cate; infinite space of the possible; boston globe; december 31, 2013

 

2010     mcquaid, cate; winter's weight and what lies below; boston globe; february 17, 2010

           cook, greg; reboot; the phoenix; january 26, 2010

 

2007     perez, frank; stencils@nesad gallery; big, red & shiny; issue#67, 2007

           mcquaid, cate; ....and the poetry of motion; boston globe; july, 19, 2007

 

2006     holland, christian; studios@35 at the bca; big, red & shiny; issue#55, 2006

 

2005     aishman, steve; you are my secret; big, red & shiny; issue#24, 2005

 

2003     mcquaid, cate; information; boston globe; february 7, 2003

 

2002     hill, shawn; rest room: privacy and consciousness; artsmedia; winter, 2002

           sherman, mary; rest room; boston herald; december 8, 2002

           temin, christine; royal flush; boston globe; december 4, 2002

           maclaughlin, nina; royal flush; the phoenix; november 15, 2002

           hill, shawn; icons of desire; bay windows; february 14, 2002 

           mcquaid, cate; in a crush grove; boston globe; february 9, 2002

 

2001     ferraro, marci; but is it art?; tufts daily; april 1, 2001

2010 - present

2010 - present