Published In

Wall Street Journal
Under the Influence Magazine
Temporary Art Review

Vulture (NY Mag)
PAPER Magazine
The Fullest
These Days News

Macho Zapp
Yahoo Music
Alt Citizen
Easy Magazine
Houseshow Magazine
Crook + Folly
TURN Magazine
Being Human



Atlantic Records

Constellation Arts
Made In June
Main Street Hub
On Road
Soho House
Wall Street Journal
Yang Architects


BA DePaul University  Summa Cum Laude 2015
Second City Writing Program 2017

Special Projects
2017 Creative Wellness Syngagement For Influencers, Ludlow House, NYC
2017 #BRANDSTORMERS, Short Film Director & Co-Writer
2017 'She's Gonna Leave You' Music Video for The Walters, Director
2016 Stuff For Rich People,  Observatory Gallery, Chicago, Curator
2016 JAMES,  Chapbook: Field Guide to Being An Influencer by Jimmy Coyote
2016 Good Advice I Found Online, Installation & Performance, Fulton Market, Chicago
2015 'Hunk Beach' (Atlantic Records) Music Video for The Walters, Director
2015 Synfommercials, Metabrand Productions, Video Series
2015 Crook + Folly Vol. 23, DePaul University, Chief Art Director

2018 Documenting the Self  Workshop, Navarro County Schools, Texas
2017 Spread Your Own Gossip, Volumes Bookstore, Chicago
2016 Wait Wait For Realsies?  Public House Theatre, Chicago
2016 ART398  Art of the Hustle, DePaul University, Chicago
2016 Yung Creatives Talk Show Series,  Soho House Chicago
2016 Peeling Back The Layers, Side Project Theatre
2016 Battle of the Bands, Soho House Chicago
2013 The Writer's Series, Radio DePaul

2016 University Club of Chicago Juried Showcase, Chicago IL
2016 U27, Soho House Chicago, Chicago IL
2016 Lost Girls, DOSE, Chicago IL
2015 Hamptons Labor Day 2014, Solo Show, Young Camelot, Chicago IL
2015 Honors Senior Capstone Show, DePaul University, Chicago IL
2015 IAMI, DePaul University, Chicago IL

100 West Corsicana,  Texas, January 2018
Authentic Writing Retreat, NY 2017
Archive of Midwestern Culture, Chicago 2016
ASOS Research, US Tour 2016
Fulton Market 5x5, Chicago 2016

Navarro Council for the Arts Workshop Grant 2018
Luminous Endowment's AJ Zelina Emerging Young Photographer Grant 2017
URC Competitive Research Grant (Group Collaboration) 2016
Dean's Award For Scholastic Excellence 2015
DePaul Summer Undergraduate Research Grant 2014
Presidential Scholar 2012-2015
Taiwanese Community Service Scholarship Award 2012


826Chicago 2017-Present
Volunteer Workshop TA & Tutor

The Fullest 2017-Present

MATTE Projects 2015-2017
Photo Editor

Sawbuck Productions 2014-17
Research Assistant

Japanese Gallery London 2014
Printer's Apprentice

DePaul University 2013-15
Photography & Digital Lab Supervisor

Beverly Fresh 2013-14
Artist's Research Assistant

Billy Rood 2013
Photographer’s Apprentice

Gerber & Scarpelli  2012
Photographer’s Apprentice

Paul Versluis 2011
Photographer’s Apprentice







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