Exhibitions
- 2024, "Silent Wings," Sincerely Yours, St. Lawrence Art Council, Potsdam, NY, USA
- 2024, "The Heart Of Life," Happy Times, St. Lawrence Art Council, Potsdam, NY, USA
- 2023, "Eyes of Water," Listening to Water, Richard F. Brush Gallery, Canton, NY, USA
- 2023, "Great River Spirit," Listening to Water, Richard F. Brush Gallery, Canton, NY, USA
- 2023, "The Spirit of The River of The Big Fishes," Listening to Water, Richard F. Brush Gallery, Canton, NY, USA
- 2022 to 2029, "Reclaiming Agricultural Practices,"  Climate Solutions Exhibit, Wild Center, Tupper Lake, NY, USA
- 2022 to 2029, "Seed Saving for Resilience," Climate Solutions Exhibit, Wild Center, Tupper Lake, NY, USA
- 2022 to 2029, "Reuniting People And Plants," Climate Solutions Exhibit, Wild Center, Tupper Lake, NY, USA
- 2022 to 2029, "Food Sovereignty As A Climate Solution," Climate Solutions Exhibit, Wild Center, Tupper Lake, NY
- 2020, Along the Ahna'wate River, Chispa, Boston, MA, USA
- 2019, Blooming, About Futures, LoosenArt, Millepianni Gallery, Rome, Italy 
- 2019, Untitled, All About the Bird, Northampton,  MA, USA
- 2018, Memory Flow: Water of Boston, XFest 2018, Boston, USA
- 2017, Artist Talk, ArtSalon, Northampton, USA
- 2017, BI-, Western Massachusetts Biennial, Forbes Library, Northampton, USA
- 2017, II Degrees, I_and_Place, New York K&P Gallery, New York City, USA
- 2017, II Degrees, In Response, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, USA
- 2015, Self-Portrait, SUNY Art Student Exhibition Series (SASES), Albany, USA
- 2015, Dust, BFA Senior Exhibition, Gibson Gallery, Potsdam, USA
- 2015, Memor, BFA Senior Exhibition, Gibson Gallery, Potsdam, USA
- 2015, Mirrors, BFA Senior Exhibition, Gibson Gallery, Potsdam, USA
- 2015, Change, BFA Senior Exhibition, Gibson Gallery, Potsdam, USA
- 2015, 59 Springs, BFA Senior Exhibition, Gibson Gallery, Potsdam, USA
- 2014, Dust, Lougheed Festival of the Arts, SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, USA
- 2014, Dust, Art Attack, Gibson Gallery, Potsdam, USA
- 2013, Distance, Art Attack, Gibson Gallery, Potsdam, USA

Curated Exhibits
- 2023, Listening to Water, Richard F. Brush Gallery, Canton, NY, USA
- 2020, Water and Origin, TAUNY, Canton, NY, USA
- 2020, As The Grasse Talks, TAUNY, Canton, NY, USA
- 2020, Water and Origin, Richard f. Brush Art Gallery, Canton, NY, USA
- 2018, Memory Flow: Water of Boston, Goddard College, Montpelier, USA
- 2018, Memory Flow: Water of Boston, Deerfield Business Center, Deerfield, USA 
Curated Events, Conferences & Community Conversations
- 2024, Who Looks After Water, Talking Rivers, Inc., Webinar, USA
- 2024, Spirits of Nature, Talking Rivers, Inc., Webinar, USA
- 2024, Deconstructing Ownership, Talking Rivers, Inc., Webinar, USA
- 2024, Microplastics Pollution in the Raquette and Grasse Rivers, St. Lawrence Health, Canton, NY, USA
- 2023, Artist Talk III: Learning, Educating and Growing, Listening to Water Art Exhibit, Richard F. Brush Gallery, Canton, NY, USA
- 2023, Artist Talk II: Environmental Storytelling, Listening to Water Art Exhibit, Richard F. Brush Gallery, Canton, NY, USA
- 2023, Water Has No Borders, Listening to Water Symposium, Talking Rivers, Inc., NY, USA
- 2023, Artist Talk I: When Water Speaks, Listening to Water Art Exhibit, Richard F. Brush Gallery, Canton, NY, USA
- 2023, Water Guardians East to West, Listening to Water Symposium, Talking Rivers, Inc., NY, USA
- 2023, The Health of the Raquette River, Listening to Water Symposium,Talking Rivers, Inc., NY, USA
- 2023,  Rivers Have Rights, Talking Rivers, Inc., Potsdam, NY, USA
- 2023,  Rights and Rites: Our Duties and Obligations to Nature - A Humanities New York Community Conversation, NY, USA
- 2022, Society and Nature - A Humanities New York Community Conversation, NY, USA
- 2018, Memory Flow: Water of Boston, Deerfield Business Center, Deerfield, MA, USA

Event & Conference Presentations
- 2024, Honoring Nature and Protecting their Rights, A Daily Dose of Nature, Natural Habitat Adventures, USA
- 2024, American Eel, Indian Creek Nature Center Conservation Field Days , Indian Creek Nature Center, Canton, NY, USA
- 2024, Rights of Nature in Northeastern New York, Lake Champlain Basin Program Citizen Advisory Board, NY, USA
- 2024, Climate Rights of the Great Lakes, Climate Governance Variability in the Great Lakes Annual Meeting, Oregon, OH, USA
- 2024, Advocating for the Rights of the St. Lawrence River Watershed, State of the River, St. Lawrence Land Trust, Canton, NY, USA
- 2023, Cultivating Climate Justice, 2023 Social Justice Initiative, Unitarian Universalist Church of Canton, Canton, NY, USA
- 2023, Rivers Tell Stories, Rivers Have Rights, North Country Arts Festival, Potsdam Public Library, Potsdam, NY, USA
- 2023, Art and Climate: A Climate Solution Conversation with Talking Wings, Wild Center, Tupper Lake, NY, USA
- 2023, An Introduction to Rights of Nature: Exploring Rights for Great Salt Lake, Save Our Great Salt Lake, UT, USA
- 2023, Rights of Nature Panel, Climate Governance Variability in the Great Lakes Annual Meeting, Duluth, MN, USA
- 2023, Rights of Rivers and Soil, Food Justice Summit, Feedback: Food is Health, Wild Center, Tupper Lake, NY, USA
- 2023, Talking Wings Online Workshop, Towards a Post-Extractive Culture, Amsterdam, Netherlands
- 2022, Rights of Nature: Before We Run Dry, Balancing the Biome: Rights of Nature, Save The Great Salt Lake, UT, USA
- 2022, Weaving Rivers: Creating an Online Network of River Guardians, Embracing Contradictions, Impossible Projects' 4th Biannual Symposium, Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY, USA
- 2022, The Future of Adirondack Stewardship: Climate, Ecology, and Community, Adirondacks for All, Adirondacks, NY, USA
- 2022, Dia de la Pachamama, Casa Latina, Mexico
- 2022, Cuarto Foro Internacional por los Derechos de la Madre Tierra-Naturaleza, Santiago, Chile
- 2022, International Secretariat of Water, Akwesasne
- 2021, Feed Back Summit, Cragardan, ADK, NY, USA
- 2020, The Doctrine of Discovery, SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, NY, USA
- 2017, Artist Talk, ArtSalon, Northampton, MA, USA
- 2014, Learning and Research Fair, SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, NY, USA
- 2013, NCUR, University of Wisconsin, La Crosse, WI, USA
- 2013, Upstate New York Undergraduate Research Conference, St. Lawrence University, Canton NY, USA 
- 2013, Learning and Research Fair, SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam,  NY, USA

Publications
- 2023, Co-Authored: "Talking Rivers: Rights and Responsibilities," Summer 2023 Lakes Letter, IAGLAR
- 2023, "When We Became Trees," CELDF
- 2023, Co-Authored: "The North Country Rights of Rivers Movement," Rewinding Earth
- 2022, Co-Authored: "When Rivers Speak," Weaving Alternatives #07, A Global Tapestry of Alternatives
- 2021, Co-Authored: "Spoken Earth Dances," Issue 4, The GARDAN Journal
- 2021, "The River Says NO," The Guardians of the Watershed Series, ROAR MAGAZINE
- 2020, "Growers and Protectors," The Guardians of the Watershed Series, ROAR MAGAZINE
- 2020, "A Stingless Collaboration", The Guardians of the Watershed Series, ROAR MAGAZINE
- 2020, White Privilege, COVID-19 and the End of Capitalism, The Weave News 
- 2019, In Between..., The Sea Letter, ISSN: 2576-5167 (Published as Veronica Lavia)
- 2018, Golden Spirals, River River Journal  (Published as Veronica Lavia)
- 2018, I Opened A Book And Saw The Sky, The Sea Letter, ISSN: 2576-5167 (Published as Veronica Lavia)
- 2017, Shadows on the Concrete, The Library of Rejected Beauty (Published as Veronica Lavia)
- 2016, By Definition, Acentos Review (Published as Veronica Lavia)
Grants
- 2024, Humanities New York Action Grant, NY
- 2023, Humanities New York Quick Grant, NY
- 2023, Assessing Attitudes towards Rights of Nature (AARoN), Center Of Excellence, Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY
- 2022, Humanities New York Action Grant, NY
- 2020, Humanities New York Action Grant, NY
- 2020, Arts Collaborative Grant, St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY
- 2020, Humanities New York Vision Grant, NY
- 2020, Swift Foundation, USA

Film Festivals
- 2023, Semi-Finalist, Knot of Silence, Florida Shorts, USA
- 2022, Semi-Finalist, Knot of Silence, Paris International Festival, Paris
- 2022, Nominee, Knot of Silence, Vesuvius International Film Fest, Italy
- 2021, Award Winner for Best Short Documentary, How to Change,  London Indie Short Fest, London, UK
- 2021, Nominee for Best Short Documentary, How to Change,  San Francisco Indie Short Festival, San Francisco, USA
- 2021, Official Selection, How to Change, Vesuvius International Film Fest, Italy
- 2021, Finalist for Best Short Documentary, How to Change, Toronto Independent Film Festival of Cift, Canada
- 2021, Finalist for Best Short Documentary, How to Change, Cooper Awards
- 2021, Nominee for Best Short Documentary, How to Change, London Shorts , London, UK
- 2021, Official Selection, How to Change, Life Screenings International Short Film Festival , Clermont, FL
- 2017, Official Selection, oSHen, TU 35 Expanded, Centro per l'Arte Contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato, Italy
- 2016, Official Selection, Dust, BLOW UP: Chicago International Arthouse Film Festival, Chicago, USA
- 2014, Award Winner, 59 Springs, Underground Film Festival, St. Lawrence University, Canton, USA
Podcasts & Radio
- 2024, "Water is Life," Green Dreamer, Online
- 2023, "Does Nature Have Rights? A Conversation..." Radio Kingston, NY, USA
- 2022, "Interweaving #25, Thinking Beyond Settler Systems" The Weave News, Canton, NY, USA
- 2022, "Human rights, animal rights, but what about the rights of nature itself?", North Country Public Radio, Canton, NY, USA
- 2020, "North Country artists, scholars take action to tackle climate change," North Country Public Radio (NCPR), Canton, NY, USA
- 2020, "El Show de la Tierra - Colectivo Talking Wings." Coatepec, Veracruz, MX
- 2020, "Interweaving #16: COVID 19 Diaries", The Weave News, Canton, NY, USA

Press
- 2023, "We're Trying to Move a Society," The Weave News, Canton, NY, USA
- 2022, "In Defense of Nature," August 14, 2022 , Adirondack Explorer, Saranac Lake, NY, USA
- 2022, "Practicing Laws of Nature," July - August 2022, Adirondack Explorer, Saranac Lake, NY, USA
- 2022, "Wild Center Highlights Adirondackers Working to Curb Climate Change," Adirondack Explorer, Saranac Lake, NY, USA
- 2022, "Bill of Rights for North Country Waterways," ABC50 NOW, Watertown, NY, USA
- 2022, "Rights of Nature Symposium Planned," March 5-11, North Country This Week, NY, USA
- 2021, "ENVIRONMENTAL STORYTELLING IN THE ST. LAWRENCE WATERSHED," Humanities New York

Jury and Grant Review Work
- 2022,  HNY Action Grant Reviewer, Humanities New York, NY, USA
- 2021, Juror for Short Documentary Category, Circus International Film Festival

Advisory Committee Work
- 2023/2024, NOAA Great Lakes Bay Watershed Education and Training Program, ADK Watershed Institute, Paul Smith College, NY

Education
BFA in Visual Arts, SUNY Potsdam, NY (2011-2015)
-Major: Visual Arts - Minor: Film Studies
-Graduated May 2015
Honors & Awards
- 2015, Summa Cum Laude, SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, NY
- 2014, President Award for Art Attack 2014 Exhibition, SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, NY 
- 2014, Kilmer Undergraduate Research Award, SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, NY
- 2014, President’s List, SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, NY
- 2014, Art Departmental Scholar, SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, NY
- 2013, Art Department Award for Art Attack 2013 Exhibition, SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, NY
- 2013, Kilmer Undergraduate Research Apprenticeship, SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, NY
- 2013, President’s List, SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, NY
- 2013, Art Departmental Scholar, SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, NY
- 2013, Outstanding Freshman in Philosophy, SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, NY
- 2012, Kilmer Undergraduate Research Apprenticeship, SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, NY
- 2012, President’s List, SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, NY



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