EDUCATION

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

·       FOLX Collective

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

·       The National Society of Collegiate Scholars

·       Vice President – PDM17” Class

SOLO EXHIBITION RECORDS

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

GROUP EXHIBITION RECORDS

2019 Bille-James, The Sight of Pressure, African American Performing Arts Center, ABQ, NE

2018 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

2017 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

2016 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, TX

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

2015 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

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

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

MEDIA & PUBLICATIONS

2019 OC·U·LUS äkyələs/ , A5 Zine - April Issue Portfolio #25 

2019 Unexpected Separation by Irene Reece, Slevin Magazine Issue #5

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

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

PRESS

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

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

2017 Art Daybook: Window shopping by Molly Glentzer, Houston Chronicle, Houston, TX

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

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

INTERNSHIP

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

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

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