Decrepit

Thank you Marissa Miller for your openness and receptiveness, and for being willing to be cold in an abandoned farm house.

“Tif”: Composition II Final

For my final for Composition II, I decided to undertake a task much more difficult than any I have in this class all semester. I decided to create work for another person’s body. Working with the conceptual brain child of myself and Kat Sprudzs, I endeavored to make a work to be on and for Kat.…

Laban Writer: My Experience in Analysis Class

  Analysis is an infamous fact of The Ohio State University. It’s a complicated subject that I found myself having a powerful love/hate relationship with. From 3-5pm in a small studio with burning fluorescent lights, coupled with reading tedious scores, makes for a mentally and physically exhausting four hours of me week. My feelings vacillated…

Composition II: A Reflection

Composition is a difficult class to take for everyone. For people that hate to create movement, it’s a constant struggle and negotiation with oneself, the assignment, and the teacher. For the people that love to generate work, it can become plain frustrating. I identify as the latter. Nevertheless, one has to learn to take the…

Millennials in Momentum

I have many feelings, emotions, and thoughtful, informed opinions about all that’s going on in our country right now. But as an artist trying to see the good in the world, I will let my work speak for itself. PSA to artists everywhere: now is the time to mobilize. Your work has never been as…

The Election of 2016

November 9, 2016, will always be characterized in my head as a cold, somber and rainy day in Columbus, Ohio. I never expected this to happen. The gravity of last night’s election continues to set into my gut heavier and heavier, and just when I think the weight can’t grow stronger, it does. I’m experiencing…

Serene Warmth

So lucky to get to work with this beautiful dancer over fall break. Thank you to Baylie Mochalova for being so inspiring and for rocking my blue lipstick better than I could ever hope to!