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The Bungalo Group provides marketing strategy, program design, and implementation to companies in the construction sector.
+ Write blog posts, web pages, newsletters and social media in the voice of the client
+ Create seasonal and monthly content calendars that align with client’s goals
+ Create optimized content for local search, search engine marketing, and mobile devices
+ Plan, create, and evaluate Facebook CPC campaigns
+ Established Rubble Tile as one of the top ranked search results for “Minneapolis Tile,” really – Google it!
+ Improved the CTR of Rubble Tile’s email newsletter by 45% in 2015 over 2014
+ Increased daily organic engagement on the New Spaces page from 45 people/day in the 2nd Quarter of 2015 to 138 people/day in the 2nd Quarter of 2016
+ Proficient in Wordpress and other CMS platforms, Google Analytics, ModX, MailChimp, Constant Contact, Dropbox, Insightly, Vimeo, Adobe Creative Suite, and social media platforms
+ Promote DaNCEBUMS via Facebook, Instagram, press releases, listing shows in free calendars, and email
+ Our newsletter has a 67.9% open rate
+ Earned media coverage from local arts blogs and the StarTribune
+ Filmed & edited moves4you2do entertaining and instructional videos designed to build online hype leading up to our BuMRAISER – which net nearly $3,000
+ Co-planned, prepared and delivered comprehensive sex ed curriculum for 7th and 9th graders and their parents
+ Facilitated conversations about gender identity, healthy relationships, and decision making in a safe non-judgemental environment
+ Recruited and mentored new facilitators
+ Designed and organized the construction of a float-sized instrument that was played by the parade audience
+ Formed authentic relationships with families in the Powderhorn and Phillips neighborhoods
+ Supported public projects with technical and aesthetic advice during parade building workshops
+ Provided confidential clients screenings for all, educated clients about Family Tree Clinic’s services
+ Light administration and data entry
+ Liaison between Montreal based artists/architects Daily Tous Le Jour and Minnesota State Fair contractors and grounds crew during the installation of a 32-microphone group karaoke machine
+ Established and followed installation timeline, coordinating progress between grounds crew, contractors, audio/visual technicians and artists
+ Hired and trained site operators
+ Designed and managed the construction and distribution of 60 project markers and information kiosks
+ Checked artists in and out of the festival
+ Tabled at community events
+ Conducted site visits, made stormy weather plans
+ Trained volunteers
+ Educated homeowners about the benefits and care of rain gardens
+ Sited and designed rain gardens on residential lots. Installed rain gardens with volunteers
+ Formed trusting relationships with clients by providing excellent and reliable service
+ Created and maintained a database of clients, increased visibility with social media and email marketing
+ Created and sent invoices, collected accounts receivable, managed cash flow
Awards and Recognition
2014 E|Merge Artist in Residence
2014 Red Eye Works in Progress
2013 Forecast Planning Grant
2013 Puppet Lab 2013
2008-12 Bentson Family Scholarship
2010 Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program Grant
2011-12 Gay Grossman Scholarship
Google Analytics + Google Adwords Certified
Minneapolis City Academy
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
BA in Studio Art, summa cum laude
In 1998, I began my dance training with Young Dance. From 2008-2012, I studied dance at the University of Minnesota
AS LEAD ARTIST
2016 listening dance (in progress), Third Space, Minneapolis, MN. Choreographer
2016 Group Show Waiting for the Other Other to Drop. Artist. Curated by Chris Larson and John Fleischer
2015 Cone Shapes, The LAB Theater, Minneapolis, MN. Choreographer. Created for Young Dance.
2014 Youngest Child, Red Eye Collaboration, Minneapolis, MN. Choreographer. (15 min)
2013 I Have Filthy Habits, In the Heart of the Beast. Minneapolis, MN. Lead Artist, Performer. (50 min)
2012 Group Show Northern Spark/Greenway Glow, Freewheel Midtown Bike Center, Minneapolis, MN. Artist.
2012 Group Show Healthy Mouth Cellar Door, Soap Factory. Minneapolis, MN. Artist.
2012 Group Show The College Show, Quarter Gallery. Minneapolis, MN. Artist.
2011 The Hush, Puppet Salon and Social Hour. Minneapolis, MN. Artist. (3 min)
2011 Group Show Department of Art Scholarship Exhibition, Quarter Gallery. Minneapolis, MN.Artist.
2011 balloon balloon balloon, balloon ballon REMIX, In the Heart of the Beast. Minneapolis, MN.
Lead Artist, Puppeteer. (30 min)
2010 Alphabet, Full Moon Puppet Cabaret. Minneapolis, MN. Artist.
2010 Group Show Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program Grant, Quarter Gallery. Minneapolis, MN. Artist.
2010 BOAT, Full Moon Puppet Cabaret. Minneapolis, MN. Lead Artist, puppeteer. (10 min)
2010 Group Show Cruces, La Escuela De Las Bellas Artes. Montevideo, Uruguay. Artist.
2010 Group Show Foot in the Door 4, Minneapolis Institute of Art. Minneapolis, MN. Artist.
DaNCEBUMS is the choreographic collaboration between myself and 4 other dancemakers – www.dancebums.com.
2016 Cocktails at the Castle, American Swedish Institute, Minneapolis, MN. Dancer. Choreography, DaNCEBUMS Curated by Tricia Heuring
2016 What IF?, Icehouse, Minneapolis, MN. Dancer. Choreography, DaNCEBUMS Curated by Big Cats
2016 WoW!, Bryant Lake Bowl Theater, Minneapolis, MN. Dancer. Choreography, DaNCEBUMS
2015-16 moves4u2do, the internet, everywhere. Dancer, video editor. Series of instructional dance videos released on DaNCEBUMS social media and website. http://www.dancebums.com/moves4u2do
2015 One-Move-Dance for 30, McGuire Theater at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN. Dancer. Choreography, DaNCEBUMS Presented in the Walker Art Center’s Choreographers’ Evening, curated by Justin Jones.
2015 One-Move-Dance, 7th Street Entry, Minneapolis, MN. Dancer.
2015 1-2-3-4-DaNCEBUMS, Public Functionary, Minneapolis, MN. Dancer.
2015 must be | or what I’m looking for, Red Eye Collaboration, Minneapolis, MN. Dancer. Choreography, DaNCEBUMS. (50 min)
2015 BOUND, Southern Theater, Minneapolis, MN. The LAB Theater, Minneapolis, MN. Dancer. Choreography, DaNCEBUMS. Created in residency at the Main Street School of Performing Arts.
2015 Busby, Southern Theater, Minneapolis, MN. Choreography, DaNCEBUMS. Created in residency at the Main Street School of Performing Arts.
2015 Maybe they don’t, Baby they don’t, Public Functionary, Minneapolis, MN. Dancer. Choreography, DaNCEBUMS.
2015 spacefish/facepish & One-move-dance, Lee & Rose Coliseum, St. Paul, MN. Dancer. Choreography, DaNCEBUMS. Performed at the North Star Roller Girls halftime show.
2014 DANCEBUMS presented by Dancebums with special guests and Dance Bums, Theater Garage, Minneapolis, MN. Dancer. Choreography, DANCEBUMS. (50 min)
2014 Performance Can Ferp More, Kitty Kat Club, Minneapolis, MN. Dancer. Choreography, DANCEBUMS. (5 min).
2014 spacefish/facepish, Hiponymous Studio, Minneapolis, MN. Dancer. Choreography, DANCEBUMS. (11 min)
2014 The Problem of Human Motion, Earthdance, Plainfield, MA. Dancer, Collaborator. Director, Michael Rau.
2013 No Mountain college Forecast Public Art, St Paul, MN. Organizer.
2013 Sardines, The Mysterium’s Garage Based Performance Platform. Minneapolis, MN.Producer/Director. (30 min)
2012 Snuggles, The Mysterium’s Garage Based Performance Platform. Minneapolis, MN. Set Designer. Director, Karen Gullikson.
2012 Beckett on Ice, Art Shanty Projects. Plymouth, MN. Choreographer, Ice Dancer.
2011 all is discovered escape while you can, The Mysterium’s Garage Based Performance Platform. Minneapolis, MN. Dancer. Director, Karen Gullikson.
DANCER / PERFORMER
2015 Still Life, INOVA, Milwaukee, WI. Dancer. Choreography, Morgan Thorson.
2015 Still Life, Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis, MN. Dancer. Choreography, Morgan Thorson.
2015 Still Life, Bryant Lake Bowl, Minneapolis, MN. Dancer. Choreography, Morgan Thorson.
2014 The One and the Many, JSB Tek Box Minneapolis, MN. Dancer. Choreography, Paula Mann.
2014 SHORE, Northrop Auditorium, Minneapolis MN. Dancer, chorus. Choreography, Emily Johnson.
2013 Making Cake, Rosalux Gallery, Minneapolis, MN. Dancer. Choreography, Chris Schlichting
2013 Station to Station, Union Depot, St. Paul, MN. Dancer. Choreography, Body Cartography Project.
2013 Situations, JSB Tek Box, Minneapolis, MN. Dancer. Choreography, George Stamos.
2013 Kid Enkidu, In the Heart of the Beast. Minneapolis, MN. Puppeteer. Director, Bart Buch.
2012 Free First Saturday: Garden Quest, Walker Art Center. Minneapolis, MN. Performer.
2012 Lost Lullabies, National College Dance Festival. Washington D.C. Dancer. Choreography Carl Flink.
2011 To Have and To Hold, University Dance Theater. Minneapolis, MN. Dancer. Choreography, Danny Shapiro and Joanie Smith
2011 Endurance, In the Heart of the Beast. Minneapolis, MN. Puppeteer. Director, Soozin Hirschmugl.
2012 Art School: Dance, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN, October 21
Theresa Madaus, “Theresa Madaus on DaNCEBUMS’ One-Move-Dance,” Criticism Exchange (blog). December 15, 2015. https://criticismexchange.wordpress.com/2015/12/15/theresa-madaus-on-dancebums-one-move-dance/
Jay Gabler, “Choreographer’ Evening 2016: Walker Art Center Put the Dada in Dadance,” The Tangential (blog). November 28, 2015. http://www.thetangential.com/2015/11/28/choreographers-evening-2015-walker-art-center-puts-the-dada-in-dadance/
Sheila Regan, “Ingenuity meets ecstasy in a new piece by Dancebums,” StarTribune (in-print). June 20, 2015. http://www.startribune.com/ingenuity-meets-ecstasy-in-a-new-piece-by-dancebums/308446101/
Megan Mayer, “Eben Kowler’s Youngest Child,” Criticism Exchange (blog). August 10, 2014. http://criticismexchange.wordpress.com/2014/08/10/eben-kowlers-youngest-child-by-megan-mayer/
Jay Gabler, “Are you looking at my DANCEBUMS?” The Tangential (blog). August 6, 2014. http://thetangentialruinsminneapolis.tumblr.com/post/94021842908/minnesota-fringe-festival-2014-are-you-looking-at-my
H Adam Harris, “Change your definitions,” MN Playlist Fringe Blog (blog). August 5, 2014.
Miel Dragun, Interview, KFAI Radio, Minneapolis, MN, July 9, 2014.
Kenna Cottman, “Fire Drill and Eben Kowler,” Criticism Exchange (blog). June 17, 2014.