Born in Durban, South Africa

Lives and works in Hong Kong

 

EDUCATION

2017              Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting with Minor in Film and Television,                                                       Savannah College of Art and Design, Hong Kong

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018              Mediocre, Curated by This Is NOT a Gallery, NockArt Gallery, Wong Chuk Hang, Hong                            Kong

2017              HKCAAVQ Exhibit, Savannah College of Art and Design, Hong Kong

                     Trans.Figuration, Ko Shing Gallery, Hong Kong

2016              Disclosed, Campfire Creative, Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong

                     Seven: Fine Art Exhibition, XXX Gallery, Hong Kong

                     Re-Format, DreamLikeBubbles, Hong Kong

2015             RAW: Mixed Media Exhibition, DreamLikeBubbles, Hong Kong

                     Closed Eyes Opened, Lai Kok Community Hall, Hong Kong

2013             Affordable Art Auction, Typhoon Yolanda Aid Fundraiser, Locofama, Hong Kong

 

EXPERIENCE

2018              Screenwriter / Art Director / Assistant Director / Editor                                                                            Captivity, a short film produced by Bao Bao Films, Hong Hong

2017              Educational Program Manager, Hong Kong Contemporary Art (HOCA) Foundation                                The World of Tintin comic art workshops at Blueprint, Hong Kong

                      Project Coordinator / Intern, Hong Kong Contemporary Art (HOCA) Foundation                                      We Are Here Inside Out Project; Artist Documentary Series: FAME film screening; The                             World of Tintin exhibition at ArtisTree, Hong Kong

                      Host / Event Coordinator, This is NOT a Gallery                                                                                          UBUNTU 05: Don’t Read Me at Social Room, Hong Kong

                      Exhibition Intern / Booth Assistant, Young Collectors Collective                                                               Zheng Mahler’s Deep Water exhibition at Art Central, Hong Kong

2016              Exhibition Curator / Coordinator                                                                                                                  Disclosed at Campfire Creative, Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong

 

AWARDS / HONORS

2018            Talent Development Scholarship, (SPSS) Hong Kong Education Bureau

2017             illycaffè S.p.A Artist Residency Grant, UNIDEE - University of Ideas at Cittadellarte                                Fondazione Pistoletto, Italy

                     Summa Cum Laude, Savannah College of Art and Design

                     Dean’s List Honors (all quarters), Savannah College of Art and Design

                     Dennis E Bowman Endowed Scholarship, Savannah College of Art and Design

                     Staff and Faculty Campaign Scholarship, Savannah College of Art and Design

                     Talent Development Scholarship, (SPSS) Hong Kong Education Bureau

2016             Kaih Painting Scholarship, Savannah College of Art and Design

                     Outstanding Performance Scholarship, (SPSS) Hong Kong Education Bureau

2015             SCADTalks Competition, 2nd Place, Savannah College of Art and Design     

                     Reaching Out Award, (SPSS) Hong Kong Education Bureau

2014             Student Opportunity Scholarship, (all academic years) Savannah College of Art and                             Design

                     Achievement Honors Scholarship, (all academic years) Savannah College of Art and                             Design

                     International Student Scholarship, (all academic years) Savannah College of Art and                             Design

                     Student Incentive Scholarship, (all academic years) Savannah College of Art and Design

 

PRESENTATIONS / PANELS

2017              Judging Panel, Collaborative Landscape VII, SCAD, Hong Kong

                      Artist Talk, Reflections on Trans.Figuration, Ko Shing Gallery, Hong Kong

2015              Artist Talk, SCADTalks, Savannah College of Art and Design, Hong Kong

 

CERTIFICATIONS

2017              Transmedia Writing, Coursera Certificate by Michigan State University

                      UNIDEE Module: Touch, Don’t Dominate, Certificate of Participation, University of                                 Ideas at Fondazione Pistoletto, Italy

2016              Understanding Memory: Explaining the Psychology of Memory Through Movies,                               Coursera Certificate by Wesleyan University

2012              120 Hour Advanced TEFL Course, Certificate in English Language Training, TEFL                                   Express