b. 1997, SF Bay Area
Lives and works in Chicago, IL
cliu6@artic.edu



Education

2019           Bachelor of Fine Arts, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
                    Advanced Painting Program

2017            Ox-Bow School of Art and Artists’ Residency, Saugutuck, MI (summer session)


Selected Exhibitions

2019            Spring BFA Show, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL

                     Slideshow, Roman Susan and Wedge Projects, Chicago, IL

                     Homecoming, SITE Galleries Columbus, Chicago, IL 

                     Another Group Show, Z1 Gallery, Chicago, IL

2018            Welcome, The Yards, Chicago, IL (curated by Isaac Vasquez)

                     Advanced Painting Open Studios, SAIC, Chicago, IL

                     BOOK SHOW, Flaxman Library Main Collections, Chicago, IL

                     Delicate Cycle, World’s Largest Laundromat, Berwyn, IL

                     Light Sleepers, Zhou B Art Center, Chicago, IL

                     Quilt Buddies present: DAY TRIP, The Lunchbox @ After School Special, Milwaukee, WI


Residencies

2019            LAUNCH Invitational Residency, Chicago Artists Coalition, Chicago, IL
                     Nominated by the School of the Art Institute of Chicago

2017            ⊖ Residency Program, SITE Galleries Sharp, Chicago, IL


Awards and Grants

2018            Odyssey Travel Grant Recipient, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2018            Lunch Money Grant Recipient, After School Special, Milwaukee, WI

2017            Frederick Fursman Scholarship Recipient, Ox-Bow School of Art and Artists’ Residency, Saugutuck, MI

2015            Honors Merit Scholarship Recipient, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2014            California Arts Scholar, California State Summer School for the Arts, Valencia, CA


Bibliography

2019          “DIAAASSPORA: An Anthology” published by Asian and Asian American Students at SAIC

2018         “TV Time” Book (edition of 100) published by West Coast Friendship Club

2017           Interview with Disposable Magazine

2016          “FIRST” catalogue produced by the School of the Art Institute of Chicago

2014          “Telltale” literary journal produced by the California State Summer School for the Arts Creative Writing Program


Relevant Experience

2019-ongoing  Teacher at OH Art Foundation

2018-ongoing  Member of Chicago-based publishing collective West Coast Friendship Club

2018-ongoing  Member of Chicago-based quilting collective Quilt Buddies

2018-9               Kidstreet Camp Assistant at Lillstreet Art Center

2017-8                Publishing Editor/Gallery Assistant at LVL3

2017                    Studio Assistant for Chicago-based artist Christalena Hughmanick