a writer, thinker, connector, and visual & critical studies geek
Born and raised in San Francisco, she holds Bachelor's degrees in Philosophy and Psychology from the University of San Francisco. As arts editor and curator of The New Asterisk Magazine + Gallery, she enjoys writing about artists and engaging with the community. She has served as a volunteer blogger for ZERO1: Arts and Technology Network and Gray Area Foundation for the Arts (GAFFTA). Her work also appears in The Civic Beat, Art Practical, Stretcher, Creative Applications Network, Daily Serving, Hyperallergic, the art21 blog, and Planting Rice. She also serves as a Board Member for the SOMArts Cultural Center and sits on the advisory board for theatrical production A History of the Body by artist, writer, and poet, Aimee Suzara. She is currently pursuing her Master's degree in Visual and Critical Studies from the California College of the Arts. Her research interests include computational aesthetics, programming, coding, and open source culture and their effects on contemporary art.