Education

2016         Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA  
                 Master of Fine Arts, Jewelry and Metal Arts Design   
                 Expected graduation 2016                
2013         Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA  
                 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Fashion Design  

Solo Exhibitions

2016        Light and Shadow, Academy of Art University Galleries at The Cannery, San Francisco, CA

Group Exhibitions

2016         Santuary, 20th student showcase, De Young museum, San Francisco, CA                                          2016         Yuma Symposium #37 Student Show, Yuma Art Center Galleries, 254 S Main St, Yuma, AZ
2016         InFlux: Future Directions in Jewelry and Metal Arts, Academy of Art University Galleries,                                 The Cannery, San Francisco,CA                                                                                                          2015         Academy of Art University Spring Fashion Show, Concordia-Argonaut Club, San Francisco, CA
2015         Exploration and Discovery, Academy of Art University Jewelry and Metal Arts Club Exhibition,
                 The Cannery, San Francisco, CA
2014          Metal Arts Guild:  Fusion All-member Exhibition, ACCI Gallery, Berkeley, CA
2014          Academy of Art University Spring Show, Academy of Art University Galleries, San Francisco, CA
2013          Academy of Art University Spring Fashion Show, Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA
2012          Academy of Art University Spring Show, The Cannery, San Francisco, CA

Experience

2016         Yuma Symposition Pin Auction, Yuma Art Center Galleries, Yuma, AZ                                          2015         Judaica Jewelry Artist Aimee Golant, San Francisco, CA                                                               2015         JEM Graduate student representive, Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA                          2011          Harputs, San Francisco, CA      

Awards

2015         Academy of Art University Spring Show, Academy of Art University Galleries, San Francisco, CA
                 MFA Jewelry and Metal Art Award, Third Place,                                                                                  2014         Academy of Art University Spring Show, Academy of Art University Galleries, San Francisco, CA
                MFA Jewelry and Metal Art Award, Director’s Choice,                                                                   2014         Academy of Art University SpringShow, Academy of Art University Galleries, San Francisco, CA
                 MFA Jewelry and Metal Art Award, Student Choice, Academy of Art University Galleries, San                     Francisco, CA     

Publications

Imute magazine, Imute webitorial “Structure”, 2014-2015


Bibliography

Anna Battista, Interview, Irenebrination: Notes on Architecture, Art, Fashion and Style, “Academy of Art University Special 1: Spotlight on Ye Kuang and Candy Hsinyu Chu”, May 25, 2015

Volunteer Positions

2016 2/25-2/27, Work-Study Award, Yuma Symposium, Yuma, AZ