Z’s work in sculpture, performance, and installation has received awards from NYFA, the Pollock-Krasner, and the Joan Mitchell Foundation. She has exhibited at ArteBA, the Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, PIONEER WORKS and CAC New Orleans.

Her debut film, Geppetto, which she wrote, directed and starred in, has received support from Kodak, IFP and the Venice Biennale Cinema College. Geppetto is currently being developed as a feature film with support from Valparaiso Pictures. Z was named one of Filmmaker Magazine’s “25 New Faces of Independent Film” this fall.