2011 MFA - Studio Art, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA
2007 BA - Studio Art, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA
2005 American University of Paris, France


Selected Exhibitions

2015 Indigenous Contemporary, Group Show, USF - Thacher Gallery, San Francisco, CA                         Alien Apostles - Solo Show, Handwerker Gallery, Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY                                           2013 Sifting Screens - Solo Show, Galería De La Raza, San Francisco, CA.
       Bay Area Currents, Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA. 
2011 The Future is Now: New Bay Area MFA Graduates, University Art Gallery, Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, CA.
       MFA Thesis Show, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA.  
2010 20 Jay Street, North/South Gallery, Oakland, CA.  
2007 Irwin Scholars, Mary Porter Sesnon Gallery, Santa Cruz, CA.  


 Grants, Honors

2014 SF Arts Commission - Cultural Equity Grant - Native Arts & Cultural Traditions                               2013 GINAA Galería De La Raza Artist Grant
        Vermont Studio Center Artist Residency
2009 CCA Diversity Scholarship
2007 William Hyde and Susan Benteen Irwin Grant: Excellence in the Arts, University of California, Santa Cruz
         Florence French Scholarship, Artist Grant, University of California, Santa Cruz



2015 Leah Thomason Bromberg - "Somewhere Between Mulder and Scully" - June    2013 Monique Delauney (editor) - "Katie Dorame, 'Sifting Screens' at Galería de la Raza" - - November                                                                                                                          Alex Bigman - "A Subjective Snapshot of Bay Area Art" - - July

Other Experience

2015 Visiting Artist Lecturer, Ithaca College -"Hollywood, Race & Little Green Men"                               2013 Visiting Artist - Dialogues & Practices, California College of the Arts
2012 Visiting Artist, University High School, San Francisco, CA.
        SF Arts Education Project, Artist-In-Residence
2011 Visiting Artist Lecturer, Sonoma State University
2010 Teaching Assistant "Painting 2", California College of the Arts
2006 Teaching Assistant "Intro to Oil Painting", University of California, Santa Cruz