BORN

July 29, 1992 in Binghamton, NY

EDUCATION

National Taiwan University, Chinese Language Department, Taipei, Taiwan, 2016-2017

Nine months of advanced level intensive Mandarin courses (TOCFL Lv.4 fluency)

Student of Master Chinese Calligrapher Wu Wensheng, Taipei, Taiwan, 2015-2017

Chinese Calligraphy (1000 hrs) and Stone Seal Engraving (500 hrs)

Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

College of Architecture, Art, and Planning; College of Arts and Sciences

Fine Art, BFA, 2015

Mathematics, BA, 2015

WORK EXPERIENCE

Studio Assistant, Harlan and Weaver Inc. New York, NY 2018-present

Print Monitor, Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop, New York, NY 2018-present

Bookbinder, Small Editions Inc. New York, NY 2018-2019

Co-Director, Alden Gallery, Provincetown, MA Summer 2017

ESL Teacher, HESS Education, Taipei, Taiwan 2015-2016

RESIDENCIES

2019

Book Artist Residency, the Center for Book Arts, New York, NY 2019-2020

2018

店面 Storefront Residency, the WOW Project, Wing On Wo &Co, New York, NY 2018-19

PERFORMANCES

2019

flip flop, with Clara Lu, Movement Research at Judson Church, New York, NY

Mulan IV, the Live Action Pride Fantasy, drag show Co-Directed with Wo Chan, Museum of Chinese in America, New York, NY

永安和, Live Calligraphy at WOW Project 3rd year anniversary, DCTVNY, New York NY

The Monkey King and Queen Write Spring Couplets, Chinese New year performance at BUBBLE_T at MoMA PS1, and Lunar New Year Celebration at Abrons Art Center

EXHIBITIONS

2019

Storefront Residency window display, Wing on Wo & Co, New York, NY

2018

10 prints in Chinese Medicine in America at the Museum of Chinese in America, New York NY

2017

12 x 12 Exhibitions, Provincetown Art Association Museum, Provincetown, MA

2015

Thesis Exhibition, Experimental Gallery, Tjaden Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Gift Whores, Experiemental Gallery, Tjaden Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Thesis II, Tjaden Gallery, Tjaden Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

2014

Thesis I, Tjaden Gallery, Tjaden Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Crystal Eyes, Crystallize, Crystal Lies, Experimental Gallery, Tjaden Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

2013

Cornell In Rome Group Exhibition, Cornell Rome Campus, Lazio, Italy

2012

Decepticons, Experimental Gallery, Tjaden Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

MCMXCII, Experimental Gallery, Tjaden Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

AWARDS

2016

Huayu Enrichment Scholarship for Mandarin Studies in Taiwan, Taiwan Economic and Cultural Office

2nd Place, Chinese Calligraphy Competition for Foreigners, Taiwan Taxation Bureau

2014

Foreign Language and Area Studies Grant, Cornell University Asian Studies Department

2013

Albert Murray Memorial Scholarship, Cornell University Dept. of Art

2012

David R. Bean Prize in Fine Art, Cornell University Dept. of Art

Kip Brady Prize in Printmaking, Cornell University Dept. of Art

TEACHING

2019

WOW Project residency led 16 calligraphy and bookmaking workshops free and open to public centered around QTPOC community members.

2018

“Advanced Print Media,” Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, a three-day intensive during a semester-long studio class in which students helped to edition a suite of woodcut prints with visiting artist Johanna Malinowska

2017

Teaching Artist in Residence, Museum of Chinese in America, organized and taught a series of four workshops for children about Calligraphy’s relationship to Chinese medicine

2016

Pop up workshop, View Art Center, Old Forge, NY