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 b. 1974, Los Angeles CA. Lives and works in Tokyo, Japan. 


education

  • Parsons – Paris France. Fashion Illustration courses, 2006.
  • Ecole de la Chambre Syndicale de la Couture Parisienne – Paris France. Fashion courses, 2006.
  • Sam Houston State University – Huntsville TX. BFA in Graphic Design, 1992-1996.

selected exhibitions

  • Priority Mail group exhibition at Ground Floor Gallery – Brooklyn NY. July 20 - August 27, 2017
  • Mineral Siblings solo exhibition at Midori.so 2 Gallery – Tokyo, Japan. March 24-31, 2017
  • Surface(s) at Nishmachi Artist Space – Tokyo, Japan. March 10-12, 2017
  • Blossom Blast 2017 at UltraSuperNew Gallery – Tokyo, Japan. March 6, 2017
  • Collaboration with Sugarlift Gallery – New York, NY. December 2016-present.
  • Open Studio at 3331 AIR Nishikichō Studio – Tokyo, Japan. 23-26 June, 2016. 
  • Artist Talk/Open Studio at Tokyo Wonder Site Residency – Toyko, Japan. 14 November, 2015.
  • Made in Gowanus at Ground Floor Gallery – Brooklyn NY. October-November, 2015.
  • Perceptions: at The Roger Smith Hotel – New York NY. June-September, 2015.
  • ArtWorks at Arts Gowanus – Brooklyn NY. May 28, 2015.
  • Free Portrait Project Auction at Shoestring Press – Brooklyn NY. May 8, 2015.
  • True Colors at Littlefield Art Space – Brooklyn NY. April-May, 2015.
  • Winter Salon at Trestle Gallery – Brooklyn NY. February, 2015.
  • Introductions at Trestle Gallery – Brooklyn NY. January-February, 2015.
  • Dream Catcher at Space Womb Gallery – New York NY. October-November, 2014.
  • Multiple online art auctions at ArtBombNY.com. 14 November and 28 November, 2014. 

  residencies


collections

  • Works held in private collections in France, Germany, Japan, South Africa, the Netherlands, and the United States.

teaching

  • Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) – New York NY. Adjunct Professor, 2009 – 2010.
  • Academy of Art University – San Francisco CA. Adjunct Professor, 2007 – 2009.
  • NYFA – New York NY. Lecturer, Effective Web Design for Artists, 2011.

selected professional experience

  • Christie's – New York NY. Senior Designer, 2011 – 2013.
  • Chanel – Paris FR. Studio Intern, Tailored prêt-à-porter atelier, 2009.
  • Felipe Oliveira Baptista Haute Couture – Paris FR. Design Intern, 2006 – 2007.
  • Appianet Art Licensing – Paris FR. Designer, 2000 – 2002.