MA Visual Criticism, 2004
Exhibitions with P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center (New York); the Studio Museum in Harlem; Zacheta National Museum of Art (Poland); Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (San Francisco); and the 2006 California Biennial at the Orange County Museum of Art.
Awarded the New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship Award (2006); the 2007 Renew Media Arts Fellowship (Rockefeller Foundation); and received the Aperture West Book Prize in 2008.
Commissioned with ©ause Collective to create a video installation for the Oakland International Airport.
Produced the monograph Pitch Blackness (Aperture, 2008).
Photography included in Reflections in Black: A History of African American Photographers (W. W. Norton, 2000); 25 under 25: Up and Coming American Photographers (Power House Books, 2003); Black: A Celebration of a Culture (Hylas Publishing, 2004); and Winter in America (with Kambui Olujimi in 2006).
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"Question Bridge," by CCA Alumni and Faculty, Debuts at the Sundance Film Festival’s New Frontier