Syracuse University MFA

West Virginia University BFA



FOAM Talent Award 2016

Silvereye Center for Photography Keystone Award 2016

Leopold Godowsky Jr. Color Photography Award Honorable Mention 2014

Magenta Foundation: Flash Forward Award 2015

Onward: Emerging Photography Selection   2012

Clarence John Laughlin Award Finalist   2011 & 12 

Critical Mass 50        2013

Critical Mass 200      2011 & 2012

Center, of Santa Fe, Juror’s Choice Award: Project Competition   2011-12

Syracuse Humanities Fellowship recipient   2009-10


   Selected Exhibitions

Foam Talent Exhibition, Atelier Neerlandais, Paris – De Markten, Brussels

Magenta Flash Forward Exhibition, Boston and Tornonto

Silvereye Fellowship Exhibition, Pittsburgh Pennsylvania 

Fotofilmic Exhibition, Sous Les Etoiles Gallery, NYC – Burrard Arts Foundation, Vancouver Canada –

Space 22 Gallery, Seoul Korea

9th Photographic Image Biennial Exhibition, Wellington B. Gray Gallery, East Carolinia University, Greenville North Carolinia

Breaking Ground, Contemporary Photography at the College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia

The American South, Morris Museum, Agusta Georgia

Slow Exposures Exhibition, Concord Georgia

Leopold Godowsky Jr Color Photography Exhibition, Photographic Resource Center, Boston Massachusetts

PPAC 4th Annual Contemporary Photography Competition & Exhibition, Philadelphia Pennsylvania

Continuum: Doug Dubois and Aaron Blum, Silver Eye Center for Photography, Pittsburgh Pennsylvania

The Family, Detroit Center for Contemporary Photography, Detroit Michigan

New Directions,Wall Space Gallery, Santa Barbara California

Newspace Center for Photography 8th Juried Exhibition, Portland, Oregon

Houston Center for Photography 30th Members Exhibition, Houston, Texas

Onward: Project Basho Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Halpert Biennial: Turchin Center for the Visual Arts, Appalachian State University, Boone North Carolina

Blum, Landberg, Pennington: Spark Contemporary Art Space, Syracuse, New York

MMX MFA: Syracuse University MFA, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York

MMX MFA: D.U.M.B.O. Arts Center, New York, New York

Photographic Bush: Lightwork, Syracuse, New York

Converge: Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York


     Permanent Collections

Houston Museum of Fine Art

Haggerty Museum of Art

Duke Documentary Studies


     Selected Publications and Press

The New Yorker                       FOAM Talent issue 2016                              CNN

Slate                                          BBC                                                                 Burn

Feature Shoot                          Lens Culture                                                 Aint Bad

The Ones We Love                   Fraction Magazine