Education Biography

2014-2016 MA in Fine Art Photography, Valand Academy. University of Gothenburg 

2009 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Maine

2004-2008 BFA in Photography, School of Visual Arts, New York

2001 Santa Barbara’s City College, studied film and photography.



Twenty Sixteen, Smack Mellon, New York.

Flyktpunkt, Center for photography (CFF), Stockholm Sweden

A Brighter Darkness, A-venue Galley, Gothenburg Sweden

Examined & Exposed, Cecilia Hillström Gallery, Stockholm Sweden

Enact, MA2 Thesis show, Gothenburg Konsthall, Gothenburg, Sweden

Frame Film Festival, Gothenburg Sweden


Roots, On The Ground Floor, Los Angeles, CA

The Overview Effect, A-Venue, Gothenburg, Sweden

Newark Arts Council Open Doors Citywide Arts Festival, Newark

Made in Woodstock VII, The Center for Photography at Woodstock, NY

The Overview Effect, GallerietFormat, Malmo, Sweden

Pop Up show, Gallery Rotor 2, Gothenburg Sweden

And Still I Rise, Newark’s 2015 Women’s History Month film festival, Newark

Ways of Drawing, Oslo National Academy of Art, Oslo, Norway


Aljira Emerge 11 “I put this moment… here. I put this moment… here. I put this moment …over here.” Newark

“The Wayland Rudd Collection” First Floor Gallery Harare, Zimbabwe

“The Wayland Rudd Collection” Winkleman Gallery, NY


“We Speak, Here”, Culture Unplugged Film Festival, NY

Operating System, The Sylvia Wald Po Kim Art Gallery, NY

Generation One and A Half, Abrazo Interno Gallery, NY


(un)COMFORT(able) ZONE, New Rochelle, NY


Collective Showing I, Pulp Legend, Brooklyn, NY

I Know What You Did Last Summer, Skowhegan Alumni group show St. Cecilia’s Church Chapel, Brooklyn, NY


Chashama Film Festival, NY, NY

True Divas, Skowhegan School of Painting, Skowhegan, Maine

Living and dreaming group show, Bronx museum, Bronx

Face Time group show at SVA Gallery, East 23 Street, NYC


Mentors group show at Visual Arts Gallery, NYC

Guest at radio station P3 in Sweden, Malmö

2007  Solo show at School of Visual Arts East side Galley, NYC


2016  I-Park Foundation, East Haddam Connecticut, United States

2015  Creative Collaboration, Nida Art Colony, Lithuania

         Ways of Drawing, Oslo National Academy of Art

2013 Woodstock A-I-R, Woodstock NY

         Aljira Emerge Eleven, Newark, NJ

2010-2011 Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, New York

2008 AIM, Bronx Museum, Bronx, NYC


2016 Assistant grant, Konstnärsnämnden (the Swedish Arts Grants Committee) Sweden

         Eric Ericsons Stiftelse, grant, Sweden

         Fredrika-Bremer-Förbund, grant, Sweden

         Theodor and Hanne Mannheimers fond, Sweden

2015 Adlerbertska Stipendiestiftelsen, grant, Sweden   

         Charlotte and Otto Mannheimers stipendie, grant, Sweden

         Ann-Margret Lindells Stipendie-fond, Lindell-stipendiater, Sweden

2010 The Jerome Foundation Travel and Study Grant

2009 Skowhegan School of Paintings and Sculpture Fellowship, Maine


Center for Photography at Woodstock, New York, NY

Filmform, Stockholm, Sweden

Private Collections


Filmform, Stockholm, Sweden


Selected workshops and Educational programs 

2015 – 2016   Art Club – ISGR, Gothenburg
Co-launching an after school art programme for young people, with workshops in photography, drawing, printmaking, green screen, animation, sculpture, painting and exhibition making

2016   Göteborgs Konsthall, Gothenburg
Developing and leading the education programme as part of ENACT, for children and young people age 6-19