"Since I’ve been here at the Joan Mitchell Center, I’ve been doing a lot of reference photography, filling the well back up with visual information that I can use when I get back to the desert, like the architecture, street scenes. Especially if it’s raining at night, I get down to the Quarter and try to do as much photography as possible." Read more.
"With the Foundation’s support, I have been fortunate to work on several projects that have brought me abroad to foster dialogue by curating public lectures and panel discussions. These conversations give voice to First Peoples’ concerns in the Arctic, voices that historically have been stifled." Read more.
"The Joan Mitchell Foundation supported my practice in a variety of ways in 2018 while I was in residence at the Joan Mitchell Center in New Orleans. As an artist, I was allowed the time and space both physically and mentally to think, recharge, and engage in inspiring conversation with my fellow resident artists." Read more.
"As someone who tends to shy away from hyperbole, I don’t often use signifiers like 'life changing.' However, there isn’t a more accurate way to describe the impact of receiving the Emerging Artist Grant from the Joan Mitchell Foundation in 2016. This grant has been so much more than generous financial assistance." Read more.