Video Work Selections

Personal Projects

 
Casting Ballots (2020)

Filmed & edited.
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A pre-election short about my grandparents that explores the ways in which our histories get metabolized into the everyday. 



Current Project: Deviant Care for Deviant Futures
(work-in-progress)

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Deviant Care for Deviant Futures follows Alaina, a trans-woman and organizer, as she leaves Corcoran state prison with the help of her friend and co-conspirator, Ren-yo. Together they navigate Los Angeles six years after Alaina’s incarceration.

Produced, filmed, and edited.


Current Project: Off-menu
(work-in-progress)

Film essay collaboration with Cat Yang and Yunyi Li which considers the centrality & history surrounding the culture of food in diasporic API communities using clips from feature films, youtube videos, and yelp reviews.

Co-compiled and edited.



Hammer Museum, 2012–2020  [images + titles are click-through]

Made in L.A. Campaigns:

Made in L.A. 2018

Artist announcement, ad campaign, and video profiles featuring E.J. Hill & Texas Isaiah, Mercedes Dorame, Eamon Ore-Giron, Luchita Hurtado, taisha paggett, Diedrick Brackens, Flora Weigmann, and more.

Produced, directed, and edited.

Made in L.A. 2016

Artist announcement, ad campaign, and video profiles featuring Kenzi Shiokava, Martine Syms, Gala Porras-Kim, Todd Gray, Daniel R. Small, Kelly Akashi,  Adam Linder, and more.

Produced, directed, and edited.

Made in L.A. 2014

Artist announcement and video profiles featuring Jennifer Moon, Channing Hansen, Jmy Kidd and the Sunland Dancers, Public Fiction, and more.

Produced, directed, and edited.


Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960-1985

Video campaign & series for Hammer exhibition, Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960–1985, featuring Cecilia Fajardo-Hill, Andrea Giunta, Poli Marichal, Vera Chaves Barcellos, and others. The exhibition was the first survey of radical and feminist art practices in Latin America and among Latina artists in the United States. Exhibition videos traveled to the Brooklyn Museum in New York, the Pinacoteca de São Paulo in Brazil, and were featured on Univision.

Produced, filmed, and edited.


Living Apart Together: Artists on the Hammer Contemporary Collection

Series for Living Apart Together: Recent Acquisition from the Hammer Contemporary Collection which featured three different artists (Harry Dodge, Liz Larner, and Bruce Yonemoto) speaking to other works included in the exhibition.


Produced, filmed, and edited.


Hammer Project Profiles

Video profile series covering Hammer Projects, a curatorial program at the museum highlighting contemporary artists in a single-gallery presentation.

Produced, filmed, and edited.

Stories of Almost Everyone

Video campaign & series for exhibition, Stories of Almost Everyone

Produced, directed, and edited.

UH-OH: Frances Stark 1991-2015

Video series for exhibition UH-OH: Frances Stark 1991–2015 featuring Frances Stark and Bobby Jesus. 

Produced, directed, and edited.

Other Highlights 

“Cooking Two Eggs for Sarah Lucas,” “Where’s Al?,” and more

Produced, filmed, and edited.

Californians United for a Responsible Budget: Celebrating Anti-Prison Work

Fundraising video for Californians United for a Responsible Budget, a statewide coalition of 70 grassroots organizations that is reducing the number of people in prisons and jails, shrinking the imprisonment system, and shifting public spending from corrections and policing to human services.

Produced, filmed, and edited.


Mark