Education

2019      MFA (Ceramics), School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), Chicago, IL

2016      BFA, Emily Carr University of Art + Design (ECUAD), Vancouver, BC

 

Residencies and Other Education

2019 Artist-in-Resident, Kriti Gallery, Varanasi, India

2017      Ceramic Artist-in-Resident, Port Moody Arts Centre, Port Moody, BC

2016      Studying under Clay Jeong Hong Kim, Master Potter, Maple Ridge BC
 

Exhibitions

2019 MFA Thesis Show, SAIC, Chicago, IL

Visible, Foundation of Asian American Independent Media (FAAIM), Gene Siskel Film Centre, Chicago, IL

2018      Intermixed: SAIC x Cranbrook Ceramics Graduate Exchange Show, David Salkin Creative, Chicago, IL

Good Daughter, Gallery 1922, SAIC, Chicago

Symbiosis: SAIC x Cranbrook Ceramics Graduate Exchange Show, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, Detroit, MI

2018      Your wings look like 빗자루 (broomstick), Gallery 1922, SAIC, Chicago

Clay for you, Place Des Arts, Coquitlam, BC

2017      I, Gallery 1922, SAIC, Chicago

             Dirty Laundry, (Solo Exhibition) Ann Kitching Gallery, Port Moody Arts Centre, Port Moody, BC

2016     Winter Treasures, Port Moody Arts Centre, Port Moody, BC

             Art for Life, Port Moody Arts Centre, Port Moody, BC

             Clay for you, Port Moody Arts Centre, Port Moody, BC

The Show, Emily Carr University, Vancouver BC

2015     Alumni Exhibition, Place Des Arts, Coquitlam BC

2013     Foundation Show, Emily Carr University Concourse Gallery, Vancouver BC

 

Employment and Volunteer Experience

2019 Teaching Assistant, SAIC, Potting for Pleasure and Protest, Salvador Jimenez-Flores

Teaching Assistant, SAIC, Whiteware and Slipcasting with Nancy Fleischman

2018      Curatorial Assistant, Art Gallery at Evergreen, Coquitlam, BC

              Teaching Assistant, SAIC, Beginning Lithography with Shaurya Kumar

              Teaching Assistant, SAIC, Technical Studies in Glazes with Mie Kongo

              Ceramics Department Studio Monitor, SAIC

2017      Teaching Assistant, SAIC, Advanced Ceramics with Marie Hermann

              Teaching Assistant, SAIC, Pots for Pleasure and Protest with Marie Hermann

2009 - Present

              Program Leader, City of Coquitlam - Recreation Parks & Culture, Coquitlam BC

2016-2017

    Ceramics Instructor, Port Moody Arts Centre, Port Moody, BC

 

Awards and Honours

2019 John W. Kurtich Travel Fellowship, SAIC

2018      British Columbia Council of Arts Scholarship, BC, Canada

    Graduate Dean Professional Development Award, SAIC

    Anderson Ranch Tuition Scholarship, Aspen, Colorado

2017      New Artists Society Award, Merit-Based Full Tuition scholarship, SAIC

 

Projects and Presentations

2019 Guest lecturer, Ceramic Sculpture Class with Liz McCarthy, SAIC, Chicago, IL

Presenter, John W. Kurtich Fellowship Spring Reception, SAIC, Chicago, IL

2018      Presenter, 10th Grand Valley State University Ceramics Forum, Grand Valley, MI

Pottery Demonstrator, Korean Heritage Day Festival, Burnaby, BC

      Presenter, Graduate Student Lecture Series, SAIC, Chicago, IL

2017      Pottery Demonstrator, Korean Heritage Day Festival, Burnaby, BC

2016      Presenter, Artist Talk, Tri-Cities Potters Guild, Port Moody, BC