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Group Exhibitions

2022Art in Odd Places 2022: STORY, September 23-25, 14th Street from Avenue C to the Hudson River, NY, NY
Hudson Valley Artists 2022: The Material, The Thing, Curated by Nicole Hayes, The Dorsky Museum, New Paltz, NY
Upstate Art Weekend, guest of Melissa Dadourian, Open Studio, Woodstock, NY
Radius 50, Curated by Jayne Drost Johnson, Woodstock Artists Association & Museum, Woodstock, NY
2021Upstate Art Weekend, Mohonk Arts, High Falls, NY
Houston, We Have a Problem, curated by David Packer, Chashama, 81 Essex, NYC
RE:GROWTH, A Celebration of Art, Riverside Park, and the New York Spirit, A Public Art Exhibition Produced by the Riverside Park Conservancy, Curated by Karin Bravin
2020Now, more than ever, Wassaic Project's 2020 Summer Exhibition, Wassaic, NY
CounterPointe8: new dances by women choreographers and their collaborating artists, Eryn Renee Young choreographer of XAOC Contemporary Ballet, Norte Maar, The Mark O'Donnell Theater, Brooklyn, NY
2019Portal: Governors Island, Governors Island, NY
Scavengers, Brooklyn Fireproof, NY
2018Wreath Interpretations Exhibition (36th Annual), Arsenal Gallery, Central Park, NY
Brooklyn Navy Yard Visiting Artists, Brooklyn Navy Yard, Building 92, Brooklyn, NY
Civil Discourse, Kibbee Gallery, Atlanta, GA
Manic Episode 6, The Urban Hive, Sacramento, California
Temporary Allegiance, (Philip von Zweck’s project), Knockdown Center, Queens, NY
RECYCLE 2018, Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition, John Cloud Kaiser, Juror, Brooklyn, NY
NYC Trash! Past, Present, & Future, The City Reliquary, Brooklyn, NY
Case Studies, Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ
2017Open (C)all: Truth, BRIC House, Brooklyn, NY
It’s Happening! Celebrating 50 Years of Public Art in NYC Parks, Central Park, NY
Creative Climate Awards, Human Impacts Institute, Taipei Economic and Cultural Office, NY, NY,
Manic Episode 5, Ely Center for Contemporary Art, New Haven, CT
Small Works 2017 - Curated by Bill Carroll, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Bigger, Bolder, Better,Chashama, NY, 470 Vanderbilt, Brooklyn
2016Miniscules, Galerie Badweg 3, Bosward, The Netherlands
Governors Island Art Fair,Governors Island, NY
Jay Invitational of Clay, Norte Maar, Jay House, Jay, NY
Outdoor Sculpture Biennial, Adelphi University, Garden City, NY
Portal, Federal Hall National Memorial, NY, NY
Objects Jump Sideways, SiTE:LAB, Art Downtown, Grand Rapids, MI
Everyday Redefined, Corridor Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Recycled, Repurposed, Recovered: Found Object Art, A.D. Gallery, University of North Carolina at Pembroke
2015Governors Island Art Fair, Governors Island, NY
Kingston Sculpture Biennial (KSB), Kingston, NY
MAKING HISTORY Exhibition & AIB 2015 Benefit, StoreFront Ten Eyck Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Between a Place & Candy: New Work in Pattern + Repetition + Motif, 1285 Ave of the Americas, NYC
Momemta Art BeneftMomemta Art, Brooklyn, NY
2013Manic Episode 3 remix, T.A.S (Temporary Art Space), Groningen, The Netherlands
Emerging artists, ILLE Arts, Amagansett, NY
Crest Hardware Art Show, The Crest Hardware Show, Williamsburg, Brooklyn
2012NURTUREart Benefit Exhibition, Charles Bank Gallery, NY, juried by: Kianga Ellis, Charlotta Kotik, Lawrence Rinder, Herb Tam
Manic Episode 3, Internationale Sonderausstellung, Künstlerhaus Dosenfabrik, Hamburg, Germany traveled to Internationale Kunstausstellung, Hamburg, Germany
2011MANIC Episode 2; Hit By The Eidolon, Brickhouse Art Gallery, Sacramento, CA traveled to Reynolds Gallery, Jeanette Powell Art Center, University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA
2009Manic Episode 1, Hartford ArtSpace; Hartford, CT
2008Come Up To My Room, Gladstone Hotel; Toronto, Ontario
2007De Boerderij , Onderdonk House; Ridgewood, NY
Pillow Talk: small comforts in hard times , Ruth Bachofner Gallery; Santa Monica, CA
Baptized Catholic, Artbreak Gallery; Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY
2006Nightlites, Sabina Lee Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
No Money Down, Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ
2004Drawn, Leadbased, Brooklyn, New York
Warm Worlds and Otherwise,, Krasdale Galleries; White Plains, New York
2003Death in the Studio, Artist book project with Hannes Priesch, Art Metropole, Toronto, Canada, Secession, Vienna, Austria & Printed Matter, New York, NY
2000Knock-Off, Or Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
1999Outer Boroughs, White Columns, New York, NY
Size Matters, Gale Gates, Brooklyn, NY
Projects ‘99, Carriage House, Islip Art Museum, Islip, NY
1998Scale, Rudolph-Poissant Gallery, Houston, Texas
The Glass Isle Revisited, SOIL, Seattle, Washington
1997Measures of Scale, Forest City Gallery, London, Ontario
Prop Fiction, White Columns, New York, NY
1996A.I.M. Exhibition, Artist in the Marketplace Exhibition, The Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY
Crest Hardware Art Show, The Crest Hardware Show, Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Grants, Awards

2015Urban Glass Merit Based Scholarship, UrbanGlass, Brooklyn NY
2010Travel Grant, Graduate Investment Program, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn NY
1996A.I.M., Artist in the Marketplace, Program Participant, The Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY
1995William Graf Travel Abroad Scholarship, Hunter College, NYC

Teaching Experience

1999Adjunct Assistant Professor, Touro College: 20th Century American Art History
1996Teaching Assistant in undergraduate sculpture with Antoni Milkowski, Hunter College

Curatorial Experience

1996Curatorial Intern, The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY
1994/95Co-Curator, Beyond Circumstance, Gallery at Hunter College, Hunter MFA Building, New York, NY
Gallery Assistant, Hunter College Art Galleries, New York, NY
1993Curatorial Coordinator, ARTROPOLIS 93: Public Art and Art about Public Issues, Vancouver, B.C.


2015Dream Closet, Matthew Burgess, Secretary Press, NY, NY
Die Verschränkung von Kunst und Nachhaltigkeit, Ans Wabl (Herausgeber), edition keiper (Verlag), 978-3-902901-73-6 (ISBN)


6/3/15The Brooklyn Rail, Artseen, between a place and candy: new works in pattern + repetition + motif, Kate Liebman
2/23/08The Globe and Mail, Style Section, Janette Ewen
3/06Artweek, "NightLites" at Sabina Lee Gallery, Annie Buckley
12/01-1/02LOLA, Lola 11, Winter 2001/02, Kristine Harrington
8/30/01The Canadian Jewish News, Arts & Travel, Sheldon Kirshner
8/18/01The Globe and Mail, Weekend Review, Gary Michael Dault
8/16/01Now (Toronto), Art, Deirdre Hanna
6/01NYARTS Magazine, Studio Visit: The Strange World of Niki Lederer, Aline Duriaud
2/14/99New York Times, Sunday, L.I. Edition, Helen A. Harrison
12/20/97The London Free Press, Arts, Section C, Sandra Coulson
12/6/97Victoria Times Colonist, Entertainment Section, Preview, Adrian Chamberlain
12/5/97Victoria News, Weekend Edition, Entertainment Section, Dave Clements
2/14/97New York Times, Art in Review, Roberta Smith

Artist Talks

2019Portal Governors Island Artist Talk Series, Governors Island, NY
Sustainable Art Speaker Series, at OCADU, Ontario College of Art & Design University, Toronto, Ontario
2017Creative Climate Awards 2017 Artist Talk, “Wasted”, Human Impacts Institute, Taipei Economic and Cultural Office (TECO), NY, NY
2016Artists talk in conjunction with group exhibition Everyday Redefined, Corridor Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2002Visiting Artist Lecture Series, University of Victoria
1997Visiting Artist talk in conjunction with Garden Site, Open Space, Victoria, B.C.

Visiting Artist

2018Brooklyn Navy Yard Visiting Artist, BLDG 92, Brooklyn Navy Yard Center, Brooklyn, NY