Curriculum Vitae

Education, Exhibits, Performances, Residencies, Awards, Publications, Experience

Born 1976, Stamford, Connecticut

Lives in Brooklyn, New York



Master of Fine Arts

International Center of Photography-Bard Program in Advanced Photographic Studies, 2008

New York, NY


Bachelor of Arts, Cum Laude

Barnard College, Columbia University 1998

Major: Art History, Minor: Italian

New York, NY


Solo Shows


  • The Opposite of Salt is Water, Calico, Brooklyn, NY


  • Shoot! Brooklyn, Brooklyn Industries, Brooklyn, NY


  • Gold Dust, Whitespace Gallery, Atlanta, GA


  • Reliquary: The Recent History, AD Projects, New York, NY


  • Busy as a Rainbow, ICP-Bard MFA Thesis Solo Show, LIC, NY


Solo Performances


  • Infinite Birthdays, Performance commissioned by the Calder Foundation, New York, NY


  • Life of the Party, The LMCC Downtown Dinner, New York, NY


  • Hungry For More: Dinner at Midnight, 3rd Ward, Brooklyn, NY


  • Hungry For More, 3rd Ward, Brooklyn, NY

  • MisBehavior, Curated by Nayland Blake, Location One, NY, NY

Group Shows & Performances


  • American Splendour, Ilon Art Gallery, New York, NY

  • Dressed, Paul Robeson Gallery, Newark, NJ


  • Good Mourning 'Tis of Thee, Co-Lab Projects, Austin TX

  • Becoming, The Tremaine Gallery, Lakeville, CT

  • It Was a Pleasure To Burn, SPRING/BREAK Art Show, New York, NY

  • Nasty Women, The Knockdown Center, Maspeth, NY


  • Doppelnamer, Spring Break Art Show, New York, NY


  • Calicornucopia, Calico Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

  • DocuMENtented, Vandervoort Studios, Brooklyn, NY

  • #foreverConey, The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY

  • Greenhouse, One Mile Gallery, Kingston, NY

  • and i feel fine, Re Institute, Millerton, NY


  • Calicornucopia 3, Calico Brooklyn, Brooklyn NY

  • The Last Brucennial, The Bruce High Quality Foundation, New York, NY

  • New Orleans Culture Exhibition of Photography, The Multi-Media Museum, Moscow, Russia


  • Stories in the Social Landscape, The International Center of Photography, New York, NY

  • Calicornucopia 2, Calico Gallery, Brooklyn, N

  • #throwbackthursday /#flashbackfriday, Calico Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

  • New York Art Book Fair, PS1, Long Island City, NY

  • Ladies Represent!, Superchief Gallery at CultureFix, New York, NY


  • Finding Family, The Icon, Los Angeles, CA

  • A Valuation, Alexander Clark & Friends, New York, NY


  • Capture Brooklyn, The Powerhouse Arena, Brooklyn, NY

  • The Exquisite Landscape, Rita K. Hillman Education Gallery, International Center of Photography, NY, NY

  • The Lost Horizon Night Market, Brooklyn, NY

  • Housebroken, Flux Factory, LIC, NY


  • Three Rooms Launch, Ramis Barquet, NY, NY

  • After Dark 78, 551 Gallery, NY, NY

  • Joyride, Anonymous Gallery, NY, NY

  • Anti-Oxidant Video Salon, Northeast Kingdom, Brooklyn, NY


  • The Holidays are Complicated with Whoop Dee Woo, Deitch Projects, NY, NY

  • Puma I-Cycle, Vice Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

  • The Busy as a Rainbow Brigade, The Deitch Art Parade, Deitch Projects, NY, NY

  • Anti-Oxidant Video Salon, Northeast Kingdom, Brooklyn, NY

  • Joyride, Partners & Spade, NY, NY

  • Fourteen, The School at the International Center of Photography, NY, NY


  • ICP Open Studios MFA Group Show, LIC, NY

  • Joyride: an art show inspired by the bicycle traveling show, Maverick Showroom, London, Colette, Paris and ArtSpace, New York, NY


  • ICP Open Studios MFA Group Show, LIC, NY

  • The Miss Rockaway Armada Benefit Show, NY, NY


  • For Given: 1.Mobility 2.Chance, The Rider Project, NY, NY


  • Rider Benefit Auction Show, NY, NY

Curatorial Projects


  • Jo Karlins: Killing It, Spring Break Art Show, New York, NY


  • Doppelnamer, Spring Break Art Show, New York, NY



  • A-Z West Joshua Tree, CA


  • A-Z West, Joshua Tree, CA


  • Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ

  • ArtGarda, Sirmione, Italy


  • The Camera Club of New York, NY, NY


  • The Lower Manhattan Cultural Council Workspace Program, NY, NY


Honors and Awards

2018             2nd Place, Ilon Art Gallery Annual Juried Competition of New Photography

2010            Artists Wanted: The Power of Self, Honorable Mention

2009            Visiting Artist, NYU, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, Department of Art and Art Professions, NY, NY

2007            PDN Photo Annual 2007


Artist Lectures

2010            The International Center of Photography, New York, NY

2009            The Cooper Union, New York, NY



2012          Random Attitudes, Published by OHWOW

2008         Shift, Published by the International Center of Photography

2007         PDN Photo Annual, May 2007

                   A Living Lens: Photographs of Jewish Life from the Pages of the Forward, Published by W.W. Norton & Co.

2002         Here Is New York, Published by Scalo


Select Press

2018       Gold Dust, Vogue Italia, May 29th, 2018

               LA Roller Girls, Mâchè Digital, May 17th, 2018

               Lauren Silberman: Party Scientist, Musée Magazine, May 7, 2018

2017       The Call Has Gone Viral: Female Artists Give Trump the Finger, Politiken, January 20, 2017

                Meet the Nasty Women, ViceNews, January 14, 2017

                Massive ‘Nasty Women’ Art Show Raises 35K for Planned Parenthood Opening Night, Hyperallergic, January 14, 2017

2015        What Happens When Men Art Subjected to the Male Gaze, Elle Magazine, December 3, 2015

                The Place Where the Past Parties, Bird in Flight, March 3, 2015

2013        It's Gotta Be a Cult! Q&A with Doom Trumpet,, October 31, 2013

               These Skies are all Funked Up, Hyperallergic, October 14, 2013

               The Party is Not Over; The Look, The New York Times Magazine, January 1, 2013

2012       Life of the Afterparty; Brooklyn Industries Blog, November 2012

               PDN Photo of the Day: Gold Dust; Photo District News Blog, July 2012

2011        Go See This: Lauren Silberman, "The Recent History;" Ladygunn Magazine, May 2011

2009         I Have Decided to Love Contemporary Artby Naomi Beckwith; Art21 Blog, February 2009