EDUCATION

2018-2020 MFA : Photography & Image-making - Paris College of Art : Paris, France

2013-2018 BFA : Photography & Digital Media University of Houston: Houston, Texas

·       The National Society of Collegiate Scholars

·       Vice President – PDM17” Class

SOLO EXHIBITION RECORDS

Mon Frère, Lawndale Art Center: Project Space , Houston, TX, 2017

GROUP EXHIBITION RECORDS

Billie-James, Le Bateau-Lavoir: Storyteller supported by Exposed, Paris France, 2018

Acte de Naissance, El Rincón Social : El Chow; Fruto en Vaina curated by Maureen Penders - FOTOFEST BIENNIAL Participating Spaces, Houston, TX, 2018

Goodnight Irene pt.ii, (2:30m) USA, 24nd edition Visionaria of the International for Short Films: Siena, Italy, 2017

OC·U·LUS äkyələs/, FLATS - Sovereign: Artbook Show curated by Jean Sebastien Boncy , Houston, TX, 2017

Are We Able - "Hate Comes in Any Form”, Lawndale Art Center - The Big Show, Houston, TX, 2017

OC·U·LUS äkyələs/ , Mercy Mercy D, & Mon Frere, Lawndale Art Center - The Big Slide Show, Houston, TX, 2017

Billie-James and Goodnight Irene pt.ii (2:30m) USA, Blaffer Museum - Student Exhibition, Houston, TX, 2017

MIRAGE, Matchbox Gallery, Houston, TX, 2017

 OC·U·LUS äkyələs/, Artist Community Collective, Houston, TX, 2017

La Routine de Bleu (3:00m) USA, Kalamata Street Festival: Kalamata, Greece, 2016

Not My Mother’s Skin, “Hey Mama” Exhibition Pop-up MLK Center, Houston, TX, 2016

Acte de Naissance, UH Student Exhibition Show Blaffer Gallery, Houston, Texas, 2016

La Routine de Bleu (3:00m) USA, PBS: The Territory Season 35, Houston, Texas, 2016

Oculus: Tumor Series (7:25m) + La Routine de Bleu (3:00m) USA, 22nd edition Visionaria of the International for Short Films, Siena, Italy, 2015

La Routine de Bleu (3:00m) USA, Extremely Shorts Film Festival 18: Aurora Picture Show, Houston, TX, 2015

CANVAS, Aurora Picture Show/ The Menil : BYOB (Bring Your Own Beamer), Houston, TX, 2015

Mixed Media - "Canvas", "Je Dois Une Tumeur", HCC Student Show, Houston, TX, 2013

Fleurs + MarioSuperKart Beanie, Untitled, HCC Student Show, Houston, TX, 2012

MEDIA & PUBLICATIONS

"Meet Irene Antonia Diane Reece", Houston Voyage Magazine : Local Stories, 2018

Billie-James v.ii, Volume V of Femme Fotale; Resistance, Resilience and Hope, Phoenix, AR, 2017

OC·U·LUS äkyələs/ , Wotisart Magazine #6, UK, 2017

On Mon Frère & OC·U·LUS äkyələs/ | Interview with Artist Irene Reece, MCXV Magazine, Houston, TX, 2017

Glasstire - "Hey Mama, By: Ashura Bayyan, Houston, TX, April 30, 2016

Forward Times - “Hey Mama, A Mother’s Day Dedication” By: Chelsea Lenora White, May 11, 2016

INTERNSHIP

Dresser, Rick Ownes ’18 Fall Fashion Show, Paris, France, 2018 

Social Media & Marketing Intern, Brené Brown Education and Research Group, Houston, TX, 2017-2018

Assistant Intern, SPA ( Society of Performing Arts) Houston, TX, 2011