BORN

Taipei, Taiwan

 

EDUCATION

2008                MFA Drawing and Painting, Laguna College of Art & Design,

Laguna Beach, CA

2006                Figure Painting Workshop, Angel Academy of Art, Florence, Italy

2000-04           Post Baccalaureate, California State University-Fullerton, Fullerton, CA

2000                BFA summa cum laude, Drawing and Painting, Art Institute of

Southern California, Laguna Beach, CA

1998                Study Abroad Program: Italy, Art Institute of Southern California

1996                Art, Archaeology, and Geology Field Study, Santorini and Crete, Greece

1996-97           University of Hawai’i at Mānoa, Honolulu, HI

1992-96          Windward Community College, Kāneʻohe, HI

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018                Littoral, Koplin Del Rio Gallery, Seattle, WA

2015                New Paintings, Koplin Del Rio Gallery, Culver City, CA

2013                Terra di Sienna—Paintings of Southern Tuscany, Koplin Del Rio Gallery,

                                    Culver City, CA

2011                Transfixed, Koplin Del Rio Gallery, Culver City, CA

2008                alone with her thoughts, MFA Thesis Exhibition, i-5 Gallery: The Brewery

Art Center, Los Angeles, CA

2007                Laguna Playhouse, Laguna Beach, CA

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018                Artwork from 29 Venice Artist from the @BeforeTheyGo project, The Hängar,

                                    Los Angeles, CA

2017                Liberty, Koplin Del Rio Gallery, Seattle, WA

2016                Identity - Method: Degrees of Separation, Koplin Del Rio Gallery, Seattle, WA

2015                Subjective Truths, Carnegie Art Museum, Oxnard, CA

2015                Observing Observing (a white cup), Prographica Gallery, Seattle, WA (curated by

                                    Eric Elliott, Michael Howard, Norman Lundin)

2014                Group Exhibition, Malaga Cove Library Gallery, Palos Verdes Estates, CA

(curated by Sara Balough Designs)

2014                Venice Made, FABstudio, Santa Monica, CA

2013                Wunderkammer: Miniatures & Curiosities, Koplin Del Rio Gallery, Culver

City, CA

2012                How We See: The Process of Observation to Realization – Kenny Harris & Judy

Nimtz, Pete and Susan Barrett Art Gallery, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, CA

2012                Self-Possessed: Examining Identity in the 21st Century, Koplin Del Rio

Gallery, Culver City, CA

2012                Visual Tales from Éire and England, LCAD Gallery, Laguna College of

                                    Art & Design, Laguna Beach, CA

2008                Contemporary Realist Painting & Drawing: 16 Graduates/19 Mentors,

Koplin Del Rio, Culver City, CA

2007                The Storm Before the Calm: A Night of Music and Art, Mamiya Theatre,

Honolulu, HI

2003                Contemporary Art and Design: Faculty Exhibition 2003, Laguna College of

Art and Design, Seven Degrees Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA

2001                Faculty Collects Exhibition, Ettinger Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA

1999                Literally and Figuratively Speaking, Safeco Corporate Lobby Gallery,

                                    Fountain Valley, CA

1996                Ka Moana Nui: The Vast Ocean, Gallery ʻIolani, Kāneʻohe, HI

 

JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2015                Figurative Movement, Poets and Artists Online Exhibition, May 20 2015

                                    Issue 63 (curated by F. Scott Hess)

2011                50th Anniversary Juried Alumni Exhibition, [seven-degrees] Gallery,

                                    Laguna Beach, CA

2006                Laguna College of Art & Design Alumni Invitation Exhibition: 45th

                                    Anniversary Celebration, [seven-degrees] Gallery, Laguna Beach,

                                    CA

1997                College Art 1997, AMFAC Corporate Building Gallery, Honolulu, HI

1996                Container/Containment: National Society of Arts & Letters, Honolulu

                                    Chapter—Ceramic Competition, Linekona Arts Center, Honolulu, HI

 

RESIDENCIES

2015                Borgo Finocchieto, Artist-In-Residence, Siena, Italy

2013                Borgo Finocchieto, Artist-In-Residence, Siena, Italy

2012                Monteverdi, Artist-In-Residence, Tuscany, Italy

2012                Borgo Finocchieto, Artist-In-Residence, Siena, Italy

2011                Borgo Finocchieto, Artist-In-Residence, Siena, Italy

 

TEACHING

2004                Portfolio Development Workshop at Windward Community College, sponsored

by Laguna College of Art & Design, Kāneʻohe, HI

2004                Art Teacher assistant 1-5th graders, Le Jardin Academy: College Preparatory School,

Kailua, HI

2002                Laguna College of Art and Design, Laguna Beach, CA


LECTURES/WORKSHOPS

2017                Artist Talk, Ryman Arts, October 29

2010                Artist Talk with Kenny Harris, Jon Swihart Artist Slideshows, January 16