Education



A.B. Degree in Architecture
Certificate in the Visual Arts
Princeton University, 2015


Residencies


Open Studio Residency
2022, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME

Artist-in-Residence
2021, Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, MA

Artist-in-Residence
2020-2021, The Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Cambridge, MA

Witt Visiting Artist-in-Residence
2020, Book Arts Studio, University of Michigan, MI

Scholar for the Advanced Study in Book Arts
2017-2018, The Center for Book Arts, NY


Teaching


Artist Books Extended Master Class
Fall 2022, Fall 2021, Fall 2020, Fall 2019, Princeton University, NJ

Intro to Graphic Design
Winter 2022, RISD, Providence, RI

Artist Books: Examples and Methods
March 2022, November 2021, July 2021, May 2021, March 2021, November 2020, August 2020, June 2020, Center For Book Arts, NY

Zines and Artist Books: Content and Form
Spring 2021, Fall 2020, School of Visual Arts, NY

Visual Storytelling: Autobiography Through Visual Language
Spring 2021, Fall 2020, Spring 2020, School of Visual Arts, NY 

Design History & Practice
Spring 2021, Fall 2019, Parsons School of Design, NY

Artist Books and The Everyday
April 2020, Center For Book Arts, NY

Principles of Visual Language II
Spring 2020, School of Visual Arts, NY 

Basic Graphic Design I
Spring 2020, School of Visual Arts, NY

Atypical Bookbinding Solutions
April 2019, Center For Book Arts, NY

Graphic Design 2
Spring 2019, Parsons School of Design, NY

History of Graphic Design, with Paul Shaw
Fall 2018, Parsons School of Design, NY


Visiting Artist / Critic



Graphic Design Sophomore Reviews
Spring 2022, RISD, RI

Communication Design Junior Review
Spring 2022, MassArt, MA

Certificate in Graphic Design Semester Review
Spring 2022, Boston University, MA

Bookbinding 1
Spring 2022, Montserrat, MA

Artist Books 
Spring 2022, Lesley University, MA

Advanced Type and Experimental Publication
Spring 2022, California College of the Arts, CA

Zines
Spring 2022, School of Visual Arts, NY

Art & Angst: History of Artists' Books
Winter 2022, Whitworth University, WA

Senior Seminar
Fall 2021, Wayne State University, MI

Critical Studio: Everyday Objects
Fall 2021, Parsons School of Design, NY

MA Communication Design
Summer 2021, Fall 2020, Summer 2020, Falmouth University, UK

Design Thinking
Fall 2020, School of Visual Arts, NY

Book Arts: Time, Space, Structure
Spring 2020, SUNY Purchase, NY

Busytown, Creative Process, Studio 2D, Typography, and Visualizing & Depicting Ideas
Spring 2020, University of Michigan, MI

Integrative Studio 2
Spring 2020, Parsons School of Design, NY

Senior Thesis
Spring 2020, Pratt Institute, NY

Integrative Studio 1
Fall 2019, Parsons School of Design, NY

Senior Portfolio
Fall 2019, School of Visual Arts, NY

Print Publications
Fall 2019, University of Michigan, MI

Basic Typography
Spring 2019, School of Visual Arts, NY

G-e-s-t-a-l-t
Fall 2017, Princeton University, NJ


Public Talks



Artist Books, Lunchtime Lecture Series
May 2022, University of Oxford, UK

Multiple Formats Contemporary Art Book Symposium
, Panel
February 2022, Boston University, Boston, MA

Books as Objects, Objects as Books
December 2021, The Society of Printers, Boston, MA

Printing the Record
June 2021, The Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Cambridge, MA

Immortal VisualizationsRuben-GLAM Seminar
May 2021, University of Oxford, UK

How the Sausage Gets Eaten: Artist’s Books as an Interactive Medium
April 2021, New York University, New York, NY

Artists’ Books Spotlight
March 2021, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Behind the Book Cover
October 2020, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 

Cheese, Stamps, Wheels, Catalogs, and Ice Cream
October 2019, Ann Arbor Wayzgoose & Printing Festival, Ann Arbor, MI

New Book Art: Artist Talk
February 2019, Center for Book Arts, New York, NY


Awards / Honors


ADC Award Silver Cube Winner in Publication Design
Art Directors Club, 2022

ADC Award Merit Winner in Illustration
Art Directors Club, 2022

American Illustration 41 Chosen Winner
AI-AP, 2022

50 Books, 50 Covers
AIGA, 2022

Certificate of Typographic Excellence
Type Directors Club, 2022 

The Year in Illustration:
Most Memorable Illustrations of 2020

The New York Times, 2021

American Illustration 39
AI-AP, 2020

Publication Design Jury Member
99th Annual ADC Awards, Art Directors Club, 2020

Illustrators 62
Society of Illustrators, 2020

Webby Award Nomination
The Webby Awards, 2019 

Certificate of Typographic Excellence

Type Directors Club, 2019 

Young Guns 16 Winner
ADC / The One Club, 2018

Certificate of Typographic Excellence
Type Directors Club, 2018 

ADC Award Merit Winner in Photography
Art Directors Club, 2018

New York Book Show Winner
BIGNY, 2018

50 Books, 50 Covers

AIGA, 2017

Certificate of Typographic Excellence
Type Directors Club, 2017

50 Books, 50 Covers
AIGA, 2016

American Photography 33

AI-AP, 2016

School of Architecture Senior Thesis Prize
Princeton University, 2015

William Feay Shellman Travel Prize
Princeton University, 2014

Mary Quaintance ‘84 Creative Arts Award
Princeton University, 2014

Stanley J. Seeger Fellowship for Study and Research in Greece
Princeton University, 2013


Work in Public Collections

American Kennel Club, NY
Auchtermuchty Food Museum, UK
Baylor University, TX
Center for Book Arts, NY
University of Chicago, IL
Cooper Hewitt, NY
Cornell University, NY
Free Library of Philadelphia, PA
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, NY
Harvard University, MA
Herb Lubalin Center, NY
Letterform Archive, CA
Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art, NV
Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY
University of Michigan, MI
Michigan State University, MI
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
Museum of Modern Art, NY
Newark Public Library, NJ
New York Public Library, NY
New York University, NY
Oberlin College, OH
University of Oregon, OR
University of Oxford, UK
University of Pennsylvania, PA
Ringling College of Art and Design, FL
Savannah College of Art and Design, GA
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL
Seattle Art Museum, WA
The Smithsonian Institution, DC
Stanford University, CA
Tufts University, MA
University of Virginia, VA
Wellesley College, MA
Whitney Museum of American Art, NY


Selected Press



PBS’s The Art Assignment, 2020
It’s Nice That, 2019
Atlas Obscura, 2019
Saveur, 2018
AIGA Eye on Design, 2017


Exhibitions


2022


Artists and Language
Suffolk University Gallery, Boston, MA

A Moment That Lasts Beyond Now
Sol Koffler Gallery, Providence, RI

Sensational Books
Bodleian Library, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK

Bound Books: Unbound
Tjaden Gallery, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Recycled Pages
(solo show) RISD GD Commons, Providence, RI

Capsule
Lewis Center, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ

TDC68 Communication Design
Cooper Union, New York, NY

2021


Binding the Record 
(solo show) The Broad Institute, Cambridge, MA

The Interactive Book
New York University, New York, NY

Jackets Off
BCBF, Bologna, IT


2020

Ben Denzer: Sequencing and Cataloging  (solo show) The Broad Institute, Cambridge, MA

Intimité, Imprimé, Collection
UQO Gallery, Gatineau, Quebec, CA

2019

Variations of the Artist Book
City Hall, Philadelphia, PA

BookWorks
Tufts University Arts Gallery, Medford, MA

Boston Art Book Fair
Cyclorama, Boston, MA

TDC 65, The World’s Best Typography
Cooper Union, New York, NY

Books Do Clutter a Room
Mast Books, New York, NY

New Book Art

The Center for Book Arts, New York, NY

2018

Rob Pruitt's Holiday Flea Market
hosted by Karma Bookstore, New York, NY

The Well-Done Book Sale
hosted by Boo-Hooray and Division Leap, New York, NY

Antifurniture Store

curated by Nelson Harst, Fortnight Institute, New York, NY

Be My Cover
Strand Bookstore, New York, NY

TDC 64, The World’s Best Typography
Cooper Union, New York, NY

2017

TDC 63, The World’s Best Typography
Cooper Union, New York, NY

2015


S-T-O-R-E-D 
(solo show) Lewis Center, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ

2014


Junior Group Show
Lewis Center, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ

2008


$999 Holiday Bazaar
Honey Space, New York, NY

Art In The Stacks
Johnson County Library, Overland Park, KS

10@BNIM
BNIM, Kansas City, MO