EDUCATION

  • MFA Candidate, Visual Art, Lesley University, Cambridge, MA

  • BFA 2005, Painting, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR

  • BA 1997, Journalism, George Washington University, Washington, DC

  • September 2017-August 2018, Edwin T. Pratt Memorial Scholarship, Pratt Fine Art Center, Seattle, WA

  • February 2017, Public Art Bootcamp, Seattle Office of Arts and Culture, Seattle, WA

  • September 2016, Artist Trust Visual Edge Program, Port Townsend, WA

SOLO EXHIBITIONS        

  • March 28+29, 2018, 2018, Ma, Yaw Theater, Seattle, WA, stage installation for evening-length dance performance, Noelle Chun choreographer

  • February 2018, Craft Abstracts + Ancestral Landscapes, CORE Gallery, Seattle, WA, solo show

  • August 2017-January 2018, Camouflage Net Project, Seattle Sculpture Walk, Seattle, WA, site-specific outdoor art installation presented by City of Seattle Office of Arts and Culture

  • August-November 2017, Craft Abstracts, Seattle Storefronts, South Lake Union, Seattle WA, installation, presented by Shunpike

  • March-May 2017, Seattle Mayor’s Art Gallery, City Hall, Seattle, WA, solo show presented by City of Seattle Office of Arts and Culture

  • November 2016-January 2017, Golden Screen, Poetry Garden, Seattle Center, Seattle, WA, site-specific outdoor installation presented by City of Seattle Office of Arts and Culture

  • July 2015, Recent Work, Milepost5, Portland, OR, solo show​

  • June 2007, Recent Work, Alchemy, Portland, OR, solo show

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

       

  • November-December 2016, High Blood, Tacoma Spaceworks Gallery, Tacoma, WA, group show

  • July-September, 2016, Cultural Perspectives, Seattle Municipal Tower Gallery, Seattle, WA, group show presented by City of Seattle Office of Arts and Culture

  • June 2013, Children’s Healing Art Project, Portland, OR, group show

  • December 2011, Recent Work, green., Portland, OR, solo show

  • February 2006, Tara Tamaribuchi and Amelia Santiago, The Goodfoot, Portland, OR, shared show

  • July 2005, Tara Tamaribuchi and Roxana Hannah, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR, shared show

  • May 2005, BFA Thesis Exhibition, Pacific Northwest College, Portland, OR, group show

  • November 2004, Election, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR, group show

PERFORMANCE

  • September 2015, Dancer, Nepo 5K, Noelle Chun choreographer, Nepo 5K Finish Line, Seattle, WA

  • April 2015, Dancer, It’s Not Raining It’s Tuesday, Noelle Chun choreographer, Converge Dance Festival, Velocity Dance Center, Seattle, WA

  • September 2012, Dancer, Le Grand Continental, Sylvan Emard choreographer, Pioneer Square, Portland, OR

  • 2001-2014, Classical Japanese Dancer, Tachibana Dance of Oregon, Sahomi Tachibana choreographer, Portland OR, performances and community outreach include Portland Art Museum, Portland International Airport, Portland Japanese Garden, Newmark Theater, Mochitsuki Festival, Oregon Buddhist Temple, The International School, Richmond Elementary School.

AWARDS + ROSTERS

  • Edwin T. Pratt Memorial Scholarship, Pratt Fine Art Center, Seattle, WA

  • Portable Works Purchase Award, Seattle Public Utilities

  • stART, Sound Transit Public Artist Roster

  • City of Seattle Ethnic Artist Roster

COLLECTIONS

  • Arash Ferdowsi, San Francisco, CA

  • Seattle Public Utilities, Seattle, WA

  • City of Seattle, Seattle, WA

BIBLIOGRAPHY

PROFESSIONAL AND RELATED EXPERIENCE

  • January 2017-present, Alumni Council member, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR

  • February 2015-present, Visual Art and Ceramics Program Coordinator, John Stanford International School PTA, Seattle, WA

  • September 2007-August 2009, Continuing Education Program Coordinator, Pacific Northwest College of Art

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

  • CORE Gallery - 2018 member

  • Artist Trust – member

  • Asian American Women Artists Association – member