moodysa <at> gmail . com

b. 1982 / Anchorage, AK
Lives and works in New York, NY

Education
2020     MFA, Book Arts + Printmaking, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
2005     BA cum laude, Art History, Carleton College, Northfield, MN

Experience
2020-   Apprentice, Russell Maret, New York, NY
2020    Intern, Conservation Lab, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
2019     Extern, Thomas J. Watson Library, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
              Intern, Russell Maret, Brooklyn, NY
              Intern, Wells Book Arts Summer Institute, Aurora, NY
2018-20 Letterpress Studio Technician, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
              Assistant to Sarah Nicholls and Russell Maret, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
2016-18 Printer’s Devil, Ilfant Press, Seattle, WA
              Letterpress Assistant, Pratt Fine Arts Center, Seattle, WA

Honors, Awards, and Residencies
2021-22 Book Artist-in-Residence, Center for Book Arts, New York, NY
2020   Arts Aid PHL, Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance, Philadelphia, PA
             UArts Cares Grant, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
2019    Artist-in-Residence, Wells Book Arts Summer Institute, Aurora, NY
2018    First Annual Scholarship Award, Ladies of Letterpress, St. Louis, MO
2018-20 Trustees’ Scholarship, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Group Exhibitions
2021     CMYKings: Zines in Four Colors, Risolve, Lancaster, PA
2020    CMYKings: Zines in Four Colors, Antenna Works, New Orleans, LA
              Intersections: Book Arts as Convergence, College Book Art Association Members’ Juried Exhibition,
              Carroll Gallery at Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
2019     Staff Art Show, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
              Variations of the Artist Book: Philadelphia Center for the Book Member Exhibition, City Hall,
              Philadelphia, PA
              ILSSA: Frameworks, Unrequited Leisure, Nashville, TN
              Visual Voice: work by current MFA Book Arts + Printmaking students at UArts, Anderson Portal Gallery
              at University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
              Open Press Collection 2, LVR Industrial Museum Paper Mill Old Dombach, Bergisch Gladbach,
              Germany
              Open Press Collection, Kölner Graphikwerkstatt, Cologne, Germany
              Works in Progress, Gallery 224 at University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Collections
Archive, Borowsky Center for Publication Arts, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Print Collection, Open Press Project Collection, Cologne, Germany
Special Collections, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
Zine Collection, The Soapbox, Philadelphia, PA

Memberships
CMYKings
College Book Art Association
Fine Press Book Association
Guild of Book Workers (Delaware Valley, New York chapters)
Impractical Labor in Service of the Speculative Arts (ILSSA)
International Duplicators Guild
Postcard Exchange

Bibliography
Assistant printer for Three Constitutions. Russell Maret, 2020.
“Goudy Broadside” (printed with Russell Maret). The Matrix, Issue 36. The Whittington Press, 2020.
“Fourteen Years Ago.” Clock Tower Nine #16: You Are Here (an atlas of everything). Daniel Noonan, 2020.
“Let it All Rain Down.” ToCall Magazine #13: Women Content. PSW, 2020.

Areas of Practice & Studio Skills
Letterpress printing / Bookbinding / Western Papermaking / Xerox alternative techniques / Typewriters / Machine maintenance / Studio maintenance

Volunteer
2020    UArts Fellow, The Soapbox: Community Print Shop and Zine Library, Philadelphia, PA
2019     Manifest(o): Paper Revolutions, North American Hand Papermakers, Philadelphia, PA