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EDUCATION    

New York University, Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development
Master of Fine Arts, May 2016
Studio Art

Kyoto Seika University
Research Student, April 2012 – March 2013
Printmaking

Washington University in St. Louis
Bachelor of Fine Arts, May 2009
Double Major: Painting, East Asian Studies

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

En, 80WSE Gallery Project Space, New York, NY, September 2015
Narratives, Cedar Street Galleries, Honolulu, HI, August-September 2014
‘Alala, Hui No‘eau, Makawao, HI, August-September 2013

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Hawai‘i National Parks 2016 Centennial Juried Exhibition, Schaefer International Gallery, Kahului, HI, August-November 2016
NYU MFA Thesis Exhibition, 80WSE Gallery, New York, NY, April-May 2016
NYU First Year MFA Show, 80WSE Gallery, New York, NY, March 2015
Relationships and Collaborations, Viewpoints Gallery, Makawao, HI, October-December 2014
Abstractions, Art Project Paia, Paia, HI, July-October 2014
4 Men - 4 Visions of Significance, Viewpoints Gallery, Makawao, HI, March-May 2014
Uniques, Schaefer International Gallery, Kahului, HI, November-December 2013
Matchbox Plus IX, Cedar Street Galleries, Honolulu, HI, November-December 2013
Celebration of Hawai‘i 2013, Viewpoints Gallery, Makawao, HI, February-March 2013
Matchbox Plus VIII, Cedar Street Galleries, Honolulu, HI, October-November 2012
Work in Progress 2012, Matsuo Megumi + Voice Gallery, Kyoto, Japan, September 2012
Schaefer Portrait Challenge 2012, Schaefer International Gallery, Kahului, HI, January-March 2012
    Honolulu Museum of Art at First Hawaiian Center, Honolulu, HI, May-September 2012
Hui No‘eau Annual Juried Exhibition 2012, Hui No‘eau, Makawao, HI, January-February 2012
Malama Wao Akua 2011, Viewpoints Gallery, Makawao, HI, November 2011
Artists of Hawai‘i 2011, Honolulu Museum of Art, Honolulu, HI, June-September 2011
Art Maui 2011, Schaefer International Gallery, Kahului, HI, March 2011
The Legacy of Land Invitational, Schaefer International Gallery, Kahului, HI, January-February 2011
The Essence of Maui Invitational, Schaefer International Gallery, Kahului, HI, January-February 2010
50 Artists/50 States/50 Mediums, The Eclipse Gallery, Algoma, WI, Fall 2009    

AWARDS + HONORS

Jurors' Choice Award, Best Installation, Hawai‘i National Parks 2016 Centennial Juried Exhibition
Jack Goodman Scholarship in Art and Technology, New York University, 2016
Jurors’ Choice Award, Schaefer Portrait Challenge 2012
Marian Freeman People’s Choice Award, Schaefer Portrait Challenge 2012
Hawai‘i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts, Art in Public Places Collection
Jeffrey Frank Wacks Scholar, Washington University in St. Louis, 2009
Huntsinger Memorial Prize in Painting, Washington University in St. Louis, 2008, 2009    
Sorger Award in Core Program, Washington University in St. Louis, 2005

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Andersen, Kai: “House of the Rising Son”, Modern Luxury Hawai‘i, Summer 2012, p. 44
Leong, Lavonne: “Rising Artists”, Honolulu Magazine, vol. XLVI no. 11, May 2012, p. 94-99

OTHER EXPERIENCE

New York University, New York, NY
Adjunct instructor, Introduction to Printmaking, Spring 2016
Adjunct instructor, Topics in Printmaking, Fall 2015
Teaching assistant, Introduction to Printmaking, Spring 2015    

Hui No‘eau Visual Arts Center, Makawao, HI
Teaching artist, Fall 2013 – Summer 2014  

Bandai Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan
Toy development intern, Summer 2009

Yubunsha Co., Ltd., Osaka, Japan
Graphic design and business intern, Summer 2008