EDUCATION

 

2014    MFA Painting Academy of Art University

2013    Summer Italy Exchange Program Santa Reparata International School of Art

2010    BFA Illustration Academy of Art University

 

AWARDS

 

2017    Coos Art Museum: Expressions West 2017, Finalist

2015    Coos Art Museum: Expressions West 2015, Honorable Mention

2015    de Young Museum: 19th Annual de Young Showcase “Divergence: Emerging Legacies”, Finalist 

​2015    Artist Portfolio Magazine: 2014/15 Portraits Art Exhibition, Top 20

2015    Peoria Art Guild: Nude Attitude 2015, Finalist

2015    Ninth Annual International Juried Exhibit Au Naturel: The Nude in the 21st Century, Finalist

2014    Dab Art Host: 2014 International Juried show at the HUD Gallery, Best in Show

2014    The Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club 118th Annual Open Juried Exhibition, Finalist

2014    BoldBrush Painting Competition, Jury's Favorite

2014    Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery, 5th Annual "Abstracts" competition, Special Recognition (SR) Artist

2014    Academy of Art University Annual Spring Show, MFA Abstract Painting, 3rd Place

2013    Academy of Art University Annual Spring Show, MFA Abstract Painting, 2nd Place

2013    BoldBrush Painting Competition, Jury's Favorite

2012    Taiwan Museum of Fine Art 1st "Beauty of Taiwan" Contest, Finalist

2005    Canada B.C Annual Memorial Contest, 2nd Place

 

EXHIBITIONS

 

2017   Expressions West 2017 Exhibition, Coos Art Museum, Coos Bay, OR

2017   "How Are You", Sweet Inspiration Bakery Cafe, San Francisco, CA

2016   6th SF ArtMarket, Fort Mason Festival Pavilion, San Francisco, CA

2015    Art Silicon Valley San Francisco, San Mateo Event Center, San Mateo, CA

2015    Young Artist Exhibition, ZK Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2015    Legacy and Divergence, 111 Minna Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2015    19th Annual de Young Showcase “Divergence: Emerging Legacies”, de Young Museum, San Francisco, CA

2015    Expressions West 2015 Exhibition, Coos Art Museum, OR

2015    3rd Annual Nude Attitude Exhibition, Peoria Art Guild Gallery, IL

2015    Small Works 2015 Exhibit, Limner Gallery, Hudson, NY

2015    Ninth Annual International Juried Exhibit Au Naturel: The Nude in the 21st Century, Clatsop Community College's Art Center Gallery, Astoria, OR

2014    The Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club 118th Annual Open Juried Exhibition, National Art Club, New York, NY

2014    Dab Art's International Juried Show, HUD Gallery, Ventura, CA

2014    Tiny Show, Studio Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2014    "Half Empty, Half Full", The Cannery Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2014    Spring Show Award Winners, The Atelier Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2014    Annual Spring Show, Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA

2013    Tiny Show, Studio Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2013    Academy of Art University: Annual Spring Show, Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA

2012    Tiny Show, Studio Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2012    San Francisco North Beach Cityscapes, Arata Fine Art Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2012    Annual Spring Show, Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA

2012    1st “Beauty of Taiwan”, Taiwan Museum of Fine Art, Taoyuan, Taiwan

2005    Superhero Mural, Sentinel Secondary High School, West Vancouver, B.C, Canada

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

    Featured Artist, Circle Spotlight Contemporary Art Magazine, October Issue 2018

    Featured Artist, Expose Art Magazine, May 2015 Edition

    Featured Artist, Artist Portfolio Magazine, "Portrait 2014/15"2015

    "118th Annual Open Juried Exhibition" Catalog, Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club, New York, NY2014

 

FREELANCE

2010    Dr. Gregg Carb - Chiropractic Spine & Hand Therapy Center, illustration of stretches, published on posturepress.com

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2014    Art Instructor, East Art Studio, San Francisco, CA

2016    Art Instructor, Calcolor Academy, Fremont, CA

 

MEMBERSHIP

AWA - American Women Artist

OPA - Oil Painters of America

CFA - Circle Foundation for the Arts

 

SKILLS

Painting:

Capable of watercolor, Gouache, Acrylic, and Oil mediums

Illustration:

Versatile with Mac operating systems of

Photoshop (CS5)

Illustrator (CS5)

Corel Painter X

Flash (CS5)

Others:

Special effects and medical professional makeup

 

LANGUAGES

Mandarin, English, and Cantonese 

 

 

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