PDF CV is available upon request

 

EDUCATION

2018 –
University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON
MFA Candidate in Fine Arts

2013 – 2017
Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA), Baltimore, MD
BFA in General Fine Arts
Concentrations in Graphic Design and Book Arts
Magna Cum Laude • GPA 3.758

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SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2018
Le Petit Déjeuner, The Artery, East Campus Hall
University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON

2018
26 Days, Project Space
Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, Banff, AB

2018
Waterloo Arts Juried Exhibition 2018
Waterloo Arts Gallery, Cleveland, OH

2017
Plus/And, MICA Commencement Exhibition
Main Building #330, MICA, Baltimore, MD

2017
Waterloo Arts Juried Exhibition 2017
Waterloo Arts Gallery, Cleveland, OH

2017
Fertile Ground: Artists Respond to a Collective Geography
Pinkard Gallery, Bunting Center
MICA, Baltimore, MD

2016
Preview, Lazarus IV Center
MICA, Baltimore, MD

2016
Star Project, presented by Arttree Museum
Association with China National Art Funds
Florida International University, Miami, FL

2016
Baltimore Art Rising, Bronze Gallery
MICA, Baltimore, MD

2015
Washed Out, Phoebe Gallery
Baltimore, MD

2015
Junior Independent Show, Fox Building
MICA, Baltimore, MD

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AWARDS + GRANTS

Keith and Win Shantz International Research Scholarship, University of Waterloo
Untapped Emerging Artist Award 2019, The Artist Project
Louis Muhlstock Endowment, Banff Centre
Dean's List, MICA
Presidential Scholarship, MICA
Starr Foundation Scholarship, MICA
Dean's Grant, MICA
Foundation Departmental Recognition Award, MICA

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RESIDENCIES

2019 (Upcoming)
Tao Hua Tan: 4th International Artist Retreat and Residency
Tao Hua Tan, Anhui Province, China

2018
Banff Artist in Residence (BAiR) Emerging 2018 
Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity
Banff, AB

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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2019
Teaching Assistant, Professor Cora Cluett
Fine 202, Painting, Department of Fine Arts
University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON

2018
Teaching Assistant, Professor Douglas Kirton
Fine 100, Studio Fundamentals, Department of Fine Arts
University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON

2017 – present
Teacher, Visual Art Academy
Vancouver, BC

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PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2016 – present
Freelance Graphic Designer
for variety of projects including GY Stone Arts, Nora Yolanda, Visual Art Academy, and etc.

2016 – 2017
Resource Assistant, Office of International Education
MICA, Baltimore, MD

2016
Graphic Design Intern
Baltimore Office of Promotion & the Arts (BOPA), Baltimore, MD

2016
Graphic Design Intern
Exit10 Advertising, Baltimore, MD

2016
Gallery Assistant Intern
Current Space Gallery, Baltimore, MD

2015
Library Assistant Volunteer
Surrey Art Centre, Surrey, BC

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ART FAIRS

2019
The Artist Project, Better Living Centre, Toronto, ON

2015 & 2016
MICA Art Market, MICA, Baltimore, MD

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LEADERSHIP

2018 - present
4th-year Students Graduate Mentor, Department of Fine Arts
University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON

2016
Student Panelist, Multicultural MICA: "An International Student Perspective"
Lazarus Auditorium, MICA, Baltimore, MD

2015 – 2016
Mentor, Office of Diversity & Intercultural Development
MICA, Baltimore, MD

2015 & 2016
International Orientation Leader, Office of International Education
MICA, Baltimore, MD

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SKILLS

Graphic Design
Publication Design
Branding
Print / Web Design
Infographics
Typography

Computer
MacOS
Windows
Photoshop
Illustrator
Indesign
Acrobat
Basic HTML/CSS
Social Medias

Fine Art
Handlettering
Book Binding
Papermaking
Drawing
Painting

Language
Advanced English
Advanced Mandarin Chinese
Hokkien Communication (Taiwanese)