EDUCATION

M.F.A. in Book Arts/Printmaking, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, 2011

M.F.A. in Creative Writing, Mills College, Oakland CA, 2009

B.A. in English Literature, Lewis & Clark College Portland, OR, 2005

Semester abroad, arts and music focus, London, 2004

 

 

HONORS and AWARDS

Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts Recognition Award, 2016

Graduate Teaching Assistantship, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, 2009-2010           

Lois Johnson Alumni Award, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, 2010   

Liberal Arts Poetry Award, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, 2010

Mary Merritt Henry Prize in Graduate Poetry, Mills College, Oakland, CA, 2009

Graduate English Alumnae Scholarship, Mills College, Oakland, CA

Graduate Teaching Assistantship, Mills College, Oakland, CA, 2008-2009

The Academy of American Poets Student Poetry Prize, Lewis and Clark College, 2005

 

 

EXHIBITIONS

2016

Longitude, Latitude, and Elevation, The Valley Arts Gallery, Forest Grove, OR

Voyaging 2016, Juried Exhibition, The Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center, Makawao, HI

The Honolulu Printmakers 88th Annual Juried Exhibition, Honolulu, HI     

The Hui No‘eau Annual Juried Exhibition 2016, The Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center, Makawao, HI

 

2015   

Ritual, Heavy Bubble Headquarters, Philadelphia, PA

The Zine Society Library, CentralTrak, The University of Texas at Dallas Artist Residency and Gallery, Dallas, TX

Making It, Hamilton Hall, the University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Possible Press Reading Room, Vox Populi Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

The Floating Library, Cedar Lake, Minneapolis, MN

Bookmarks XIII, CFPR, University of the West of England, Bristol, U.K. and other venues

Heart of the Hui, The Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center, Makawao, HI

HELLO HEDI, 23 Sandy Gallery, Portland, OR. Catalogue.

Poetry Scores Hawaii: LOOK LIKE WHAT IT MEANS, UH Hilo Campus Galleries, Hilo, HI

The Hui No‘eau Annual Juried Exhibition 2015, The Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center, Makawao, HI

 

2014   

Contemporary Offset: Recent Works from the Borowsky Center for Publication Arts, President's Office Gallery, Hamilton Hall, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

The Floating Library, Cedar Lake, Minneapolis, MN

The Book as Art: Expanding the Limits, Gallery at The Art Institute of Atlanta-Decatur, Atlanta, GA

Here and There: A Postcard Exchange, Floor Printmaking Gallery, Anderson Hall, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

 

2013   

4th Sheffield International Artist’s Book Prize Exhibition, Bank Street Arts, Sheffield, UK. Catalogue.

The Hui Teaches: Student & Faculty Salon 2013, The Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center, Makawao, HI

Artists’ Book Cornucopia IV, Abecedarian Gallery, Denver, CO. Catalogue.

 

2012   

Out of the Frame, Off the Wall, 1010 Gallery, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN. Catalogue.

 

2011   

Upper Gallery Show, 5th and Miff Gallery, Philadehphia, PA

MFA Thesis Show, Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Telluride AIDS Benefit Fashion Show, Collaboration with Pink Slip Apparel, Telluride, CO

The Sketchbook Project Tour, Traveling exhibition of sketchbooks hosted by The Art House Co-op, various locations

 

2010   

Both or the Same, Hamilton/Arronson Galleries, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Art To Be Read, President’s Office Suite, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Lilliputian Limner, 6th Floor Printmaking Gallery, Anderson Hall, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Please Look and Touch, Anderson Hall, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Cat’s Out of the Bag, 224 Gallery, Anderson Hall, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Transatlantic, F-Block Gallery, The University of the West of England, Bristol, UK

We and Stories, 6th Floor Printmaking Gallery, Anderson Hall, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Read Me, Kresge Gallery, Lyon College, Batesville, AR

 

2009   

Looking Bookward: Graduate Students Explore Book Art at Mills College, Heller Rare Book Room, Mills College, Oakland, CA

Speak and Be Heard, Juried group exhibition,. Liberty Arts Gallery, Yreka, CA

 

2008   

Beyond the Bindings, Artist book exhibit. Fort Mason Book Bay, San Francisco, CA

 

 

ARTIST RESIDENCIES

2015   

Koizora Residency, Ayatana Artist’s Research Program, Ottawa, Canada

Print Media Department Artist in Residence, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI

 

PUBLICATIONS

Exhibition catalogue, HELLO HEDI, 23 Sandy Gallery, Portland, OR, 2015

500 Handmade Books, Volume 2, Lark Crafts, Sterling Publishing, 2013

Exhibition catalog, Artists’ Book Cornucopia IV, Abecedarian Gallery, Denver, CO, 2013

Exhibition catalog, 4th Sheffield International Artist’s Book Prize Exhibition, Bank Street Arts, Sheffield, UK, 2013

Generations Literary Magazine, Issue 3, Oakland, CA, 2012

Exhibition catalog, Out of the Frame, Off the Wall, 1010 Gallery, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, 201

 

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

The Hui No’eau Visual Art Center    

Honolulu Printmakers

SGCI International