School of the Art Institute of Chicago 2011-2013
MFA, Studio Art, Art and Technology Studies, Chicago, Il

Purchase College 2002-2006
BFA, Studio Art, Sculpture, Purchase College, State University of New York, Purchase, NY


Awards & Residencies

2018 STEAMplant Residency interdisciplinary collaboration between science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics (STEAM) 

2017 New York State Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) fellowship recipient in Digital/Electronic Arts

2017 New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) individual artist grant recipient 

2015 Harvestworks Digital Media Arts Center New Works Residency

2013 ACRE Residency Steuben, WI

2010 Contemporary Artists Center at Woodside Residency Troy, NY


Ongoing Exhibition

Space within Spaces
Pratt Institute, Juliana Curran Terian Design Center Atrium
Brooklyn, NY

Past Exhibitions

Governors Island Art Fair September 2017
Governors Island, New York Harbor

Infinite Resonance October-November 2016
Solo Exhibition
Chazan Family Gallery
Rhode Island College Art Center

Joseph Morris & Robin Mandel June-July 2016
Creative Arts Workshop
New Haven, CT
June 12 - July 15, 2015

Intelligent Objects: Empathetic and Smart Art 2015
Creative Arts Workshop
New Haven, CT

Making Space 2014
Gibney Dance Center
New York, NY

Drawing Light  2014
Common People
Brooklyn, NY

Joseph Morris & Ashley Morgan July-August 2014
ACRE Projects
Chicago, IL

Gambiólogos 2.0
Oi Futuro | BH June-August 2014
Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil

SAIC MFA Show 2013
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Sullivan Galleries, 33 South State Street, 7th floor

void object() September 2012
Warehouse 508, Albuquerque, NM

Machinations: Kinetic Sculpture in the Age of Open Source September 2012
Glass Curtain Gallery, Columbia College, Chicago, IL

Plural Zone September 2012
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

LatarXpo April 2012
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
SAIC Sponsored, Art & Technology Studies Showcase of Graduate Work

Unsovereign Aesthetics July 2011
Brooklyn, NY

The Mechanics of Imagination 2010
Group Show, Prescott College Art Gallery, Prescott, AZ

In Proximity 2010
Gowanus, Brooklyn, NY

Governors Island Art Fair 2010
New York, NY

CAC Resident Artists Exhibition 2010
Contemporary Artists Center, Troy, NY

Teaching experience

pratt institute

Embodied Surfaces, Texture, and Membranes, Developed a new course for Pratt Institute’s School of Design Interdisciplinary Department, that looks to create immersive experiences with technology in the built environment. 2018-current

3D Form and Space, Intro to three-dimensional visual relationship informed by Rowena Reed Kostellow’s Elements of Design, using software (SolidWorks and Rhino), mixed with 3D printing and CNC, sophomore Industrial Design, Pratt Institute, NY. 2017-current

TEK+TILES, Faculty Lead, collaborative research initiative connecting designers and engineers to create new high-tech knit fabrics, integrated with electronic digital wearable technology, Brooklyn Fashion and Design Accelerator (BF+DA), NY. 2017

Graduate Independent Study Advisor, Worked with student to develop research project in responsive kinetics, related to the body’s movement and senses. 2017

Model Making and Prototyping, Hand making and ideating using wood and metalworking tools, plastic forming, and silicon mold making, sophomore Industrial Design. 2016-2017

Responsive Objects, Designed and taught interactive, physical computing course for product design, with embedded electronics and code, senior and graduate Industrial Design. 2014-current

Light and LED Workshop, Designed and taught a crash course in electronics usage, assembly, and safety, sophomore Industrial Design. 2013-current

Wearable Technology, Co-taught with Professor Rebeccah Pailes-Friedman, collaborative NASA Research Initiative in wearable technology. 2013

school of the art institute of chicago

Led Electrical Safety Workshops for teachers, staff, and gallery workers.  2012

Muscle Wire Workshop, Taught students to use shape memory alloy wire as actuators.  Students left with resources and a completed project. 2012

Writing on Modern and Postmodern Art History, a supplementary writing workshop for first year graduate students to strengthen critical writing skills. 2012

sfk international, Beijing, CH

Portfolio prep and distance learning workshops. 2015-current

Designed and taught a series of summer workshops and led portfolio review sessions for pre-college students at SFK International. 2015