Exhibitions & Performances

TheShayShayShow Presents The Bay Fray Show, two-person drag/comedy/musical variety show -

The Glory, London | 2018

Sidewall Slideshow, Co-Curator of local film festival - Minneapolis, MN | 2018

Altered Esthetics Film Festival, Featured Video Artist - Strike Theater, Minneapolis, MN | 2018

UHN-URTH, UMN 2018 MFA Thesis Exhibition - Katherine E. Nash Gallery, Minneapolis, MN | 2018

Politics of Weeds, Collaborative Exhibition with Diane Willow, Marcus Young, and Bo Zheng - Katherine E. Nash Gallery, Minneapolis, MN | 2018

Where Are You Now?, Co-Curator of MFA Exchange Exhibition - Art Lofts Gallery, Madison, WI | 2017

Fresh Works, Exhibition Curator, Multi-Media Performance We Do with Jasmine Peck - Quarter Gallery, Minneapolis, MN | 2017

MN Artists Presents: Marcus Young, 4 hour re-staging of Emma Sulkowicz’s Mattress Performance (Carry That Weight) - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN | 2017

Jerome Emerging Printmakers Exhibition, Collaborated with Jeremy Lundquist & Alex Adkinson on sonic performance Confidence to Sing - Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Minneapolis, MN | 2017

Eaux Claires Music Festival, Performer in commissioned durational piece, Worms - Eau Claire, WI | 2017

Northern Spark Festival, Projects Coordinator, Surrender & Tunnel Vision - Minneapolis, MN | 2016-2017

Invited Visiting Artist at University of Wisconsin Marathon County; Solo Exhibition, A Square of Fresh Air - Wausau, WI | 2016

Nature-Based Therapeutics Conference: Speak! commissioned performance Speak Volume - UMN Landscape Arboretum, Chaska, MN | 2016

Froth Forth and Float On, commissioned performance - Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis, MN | 2016

Cellular Cinema #4 & #10, monthly expanded cinema event - Bryant Lake Bowl Theater, Minneapolis, MN | 2016

Performance Moment Junior - Pinky Swear, Chicago, IL | 2016

Swap Meet: The Shipping Show - Kunstakademie, Karlsruhe, Germany | 2016

Borderlines - Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN | 2016

Don’t Say It Just Think It & REBLL PERFORMS 3 Solo Works - Pieter Performance Space, Los Angeles, CA | 2015 & 2014

Comorbid Cocktailing with Ash Eliza Smith with Huy Trinh as part of Cognitive Camouflage - WSOHOIDPS (Ship in the Woods,) San Diego, CA | 2015

Workshops & Residencies

Odeya Nini “Free The Voice” Workshop - Minneapolis, MN & Los Angeles, CA | 2017 & 2018

Sonia Barrett “How do we find each other?” Social Practice Workshop - Minneapolis, MN | 2017

WZFR Filmmaker in Residence - Somerset, WI | Summer 2017

Hasan Elahi Surveillance Art Workshop - Minneapolis, MN | 2017

Pauline Oliveros "Deep Listening" Workshop and Performance - Minneapolis, MN | 2016

Improvisation Xchange Festival, Intensive with Andrew Morrish - Eden Studios, Berlin, Germany | 2016

Artist in Residence, $4400 Grant Recipient - Milchhof Studios, Berlin, Germany | 6 weeks, Summer 2016

Abramović Method Workshop - Selected Participant under Marina Abramović and Kim Stanley Robinson - Arthur C. Clarke Center for Human Imagination, La Jolla, CA | 2015

José Torres-Tama Performance Techniques & Live Art Strategies “Exploring the Personal as Universal” - Highways Performance Space, Santa Monica, CA | 2014

Improv 101 & 201 - Upright Citizen's Brigade / Musical Improv - The Second City Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA | 2014

Super 8 & 16mm Hand Processing Workshops - Echo Park Film Center, Los Angeles, CA | 2014

I + WE, Experimental and (Political) Movement Workshop - Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA | 2014

Notable Involvements

This Free Life, Tobacco-Free LGBTQ Brand Ambassador - Minneapolis, MN & Los Angeles, CA | 2017 - Present

Friends of the LA River, Volunteer Docent - Los Angeles, CA | 2018

Improvising Ecosystems Ensemble - Various ecological research sites in Minnesota | 2016 - 2018

Allied Media Conference, Attendee and Volunteer - Detroit, MI | 2018

Why World Cooperative Arts & Music Venue, Co-Founder / Programmer - Minneapolis, MN | 2016 - 2017

Cinefamily Silent Movie Theater, Volunteer and Staff Member - Los Angeles, CA | 2014 - 2015

Underground New Play Festival, Director of Chalk by Rebecca Hicks - UCSD | 2013

Laida Lertxundi, 16mm Filmmaker; Performer in “A Room Called Heaven” “We Had the Experience but Missed the Meaning” | 2012-2013

NO15 Magazine, Print and Online, Arts Section Editor | 2011-2013

The Treble Singers, Female Vocal Ensemble, Founding Member / Events Coordinator - UCSD | 2010 - 2013

26 Hour Dance Marathon, Danced and Raised $900 for Pediatric HIV/AIDS - UCLA | 2013, 2012, 2011

Radio Show Host, Craydio with ShayShay and Becs - KSDT | 2011-2013

Awards

LA Underground Film Festival, Honorable Mention Knead to Need | 2018

Sustainability Symposium, Lightning Talk Winner - UMN Institute on the Environment, St. Paul, MN | 2016

Up & Coming Film Festival, Winner of Best Film Cognitive Concepts - The Loft, UCSD | 2012