Self-initiated cover illustration/design for Neil Gaiman’s short story, “Down to a Sunless Sea”
Illustration for The Power of Cooking with Fire by Cortney Burns
Client: Lenny Letter
AD: Molly Elizadle
Personal Illustration on memory and people from the past.
Header and spot illustrations for Secret Life of an Autistic Stripper by Reese Piper
AD: Vinnie Neuberg
Personal illustration on the disintegration of relationships.
Self-initiated ‘portrait’ of a 19th century impressionist painter. Marie Bracquemond, one of the “les trois grande dames” of Impressionism and one of the first plein air painters. Her husband Félix, also an artist, disliked the impressionist style and grew irritated over Marie’s success as her canvases grew larger and her palette more colorful.
Self-intiated portrait of LA based electronic musician, Mark Redito.
Self-initiated character re-design and book cover of Sherlock Holmes set in the year 2100.
Personal illustration about stress.
Self-Initiated editorial illustration on the Nautilus article "Artificial Intelligence is Already Weirdly Inhuman".
Interior illustration from “Bond” about how stereotypes and the model minority myth of Asian Americans can lead to physical violence.
Self-initiated portrait of Larry Itlong, the head of the Agricultural Workers Organization Committee, a group of primarily Filipino farmworkers that started the Delano Grape Strike and West Coast Labor Movement.
Interior illustration for “Bond” that relates the formation of an Asian American coalition to the pre-colonial Filipino creation myth of Malakas and Maganda.
Interior illustration from “Bond” on the internal struggle of identity from a mixed-race perspective, utilizing imagery of the Aswang from Filipino mythology.
Self initiated book cover Illustration and re-design for House of Leaves by Mark Z Danielewski.
Interior illustration from “Bond” about disconnection with religion in relation to family.
Interior spots from “Bond” about breaking away from rigid ideas of culture and identity, utilizing the Japanese legend of the red string.
Self-initiated narrative illustration based off a scene from "Peter and the Wolf".
Interior spread about food from "SP/LIT” about the role food plays in the formation of a mixed-race identity.
Cover for "Split", a self-initiated accordion book/visual essay based on the experience of growing up mixed race.