EDUCATION

2014   Cooper Union, School of Art, New York, NY, Bachelor of Fine Arts              

Four-Year Full-Tuition Scholarship

Brandon Burns Stewart Memorial Prize for Excellence in Painting

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2019   Huckleberry Heart: the Plant People at the Poetry Garden, Seattle Center, Seattle, WA (upcoming)

2018   Race and Pedagogy Conference Art Installation, University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA

2018   In Red Ink, Museum of Northwest Art, La Conner, WA, Curator: RYAN! Feddersen

2018   Moon Moan: Works by Asia Tail & Raven Juarez, 950 Gallery, Tacoma, WA

2017   Inscape Open Studios - Guest Artist, Inscape Arts, Seattle, WA

2017   Quota, SOIL Gallery, Seattle, WA

2016   Everyone's In 3D, The Alice Gallery, Seattle, WA

2016   High Blood, Spaceworks Gallery, Tacoma, WA, Curator: CultureShock Collective

2016   Benefit Show for the Water Protectors, Bedlam Coffee, Seattle, WA

2016   in dig e nize, Northwest Folklife Festival, Seattle, WA, Curator: Tracy Rector

2016   Women on the Brink, Vermillion Art Gallery, Seattle, WA, Curator: Tracy Rector

2016   NW Art Now @ TAM, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA, Curator: Juan Roselione-Valadez and Rock Hushka

2016   Asia Tail at Courage360, Courage360, Tacoma, WA (solo)

2015   Foundation of Art Exhibit, Greater Tacoma Community Foundation, Tacoma, WA

2015   High Five! Spaceworks Community Celebration, Concrete Market, Tacoma, WA (solo)

2015   Tacoma Art Walk, Monthly Open Studios and Group Exhibitions, Spaceworks Tacoma’s 1120 Creative House, Tacoma, WA

2014   Now I am a Plant, Cooper Union, New York, NY (solo)

 

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2018   yəhaw̓, with Tracy Rector and Satpreet Kahlon, King Street Station, Seattle, WA

2016   Protect the Sacred: Native Artists for Standing Rock, Spaceworks Gallery, Tacoma, WA

2016   Works by Raven Juarez, 1120 Creative House, Tacoma, WA

2015   Coyote Now by Ryan Feddersen as part of Northwest Native Festival, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA

2015   Audience-Participation Experience by Wendy Red Star as part of Northwest Native Festival, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA

2014   Contemporary Native Voices Project, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA

 

AWARDS AND HONORS

2018   STart Roster, Sound Transit

2018   Ethnic Artist Roster, Seattle Office of Arts & Culture

2017   Native Arts Grant Award, Potlatch Fund

2016   Edwin T. Pratt Scholarship, Pratt Fine Arts Center

2016   Visual EDGE Professional Development Program Scholarship, Artist Trust of Washington

2016   Artscapes Roster, Spaceworks Tacoma

2015   Grants for Artist Projects (GAP) Recipient­, Artist Trust of Washington

2015   A­­rt Award Nominee, The Greater Tacoma Community Foundation

2015   Scholarship, Idyllwild Arts, Hopi Pottery with Mark Tahbo

2014   Scholarship, Idyllwild Arts, Haida Basketry with Lisa Telford

2014   Brandon Burns Stewart Memorial Prize for Excellence in Painting, Cooper Union

 

PUBLICATIONS AND MEDIA

2018   Cognizant of the Balance, In their Own Words Feature, City Arts Magazine - August Issue

2018   Double Exposure Microsite, Seattle Art Museum

2017   Pratt Magazine: October-December 2017, Pratt Fine Arts

2017   ILPC/TICA Conference Poster Artist, Turtle Talk - Indigenous Law & Policy Center

2017   Protect the Sacred promotional video by Kris Crews, Spaceworks Tacoma

2016   Issue 6: Yayoi Kusama, Hey Lady

2016   Artist & Studio: Asia Tail, Episode 6, City of Tacoma’s artTown Series

2015   Pacific Coast Issue #121, New American Paintings

2015   Contemporary Native Voices, Tacoma Art Museum

2014   Color Me Healthy! Coloring Book, The L.A. Trust for Children’s Health

 

RELATED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2018        UWT Native American Indigenous Education Symposium Keynote, Tacoma, WA (upcoming)

2018        Indigenous Showcase Board Member, Seattle, WA (ongoing)

2018        Washington State Convention and Trade Center Art Advisory Group, Seattle, WA (ongoing)

2018        Panelist and Presenter, Race and Pedagogy Conference, Tacoma, WA

2018        Social Impact in the Arts Panel, Alma Mater Accelerator Program, Tacoma, WA

2018        Art Walk Awards Judge, City Arts, Seattle, WA

2018        Not Your Princess Panelist, Museum of History and Industry, Seattle, WA

2018        In the Spirit Exhibition Juror, Washington State History Museum, Tacoma, WA

2018        Southwest Washington Regional Exhibition Juror, South Puget Sound Community College Gallery, Olympia, WA

2017-18   Leadership Initiative Cohort, Native Action Network, Seattle, WA

2017        Artscapes Panelist, Spaceworks Tacoma, Tacoma, WA

2017        Double Exposure Advisory Committee, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA

2017        Edwin T. Pratt Scholarship Panelist, Pratt Fine Arts, Seattle, WA

2017        Arts Projects Panelist, 4Culture, Seattle, WA

2017        Public Art Panelist, Seattle Office of Arts and Culture, Seattle, WA

2016-17   Arts Program Coordinator, Tacoma Office of Arts & Cultural Vitality, Tacoma, WA (ongoing)

2016-17   Beyond the Frame Advisory Committee, Seattle, WA

2016       GAP Awards Juror, Artist Trust of Washington, Seattle, WA

2014-16   Haub Fellow and Education Programs Coordinator, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA

2011-14    Intern and Museum Ambassador, National Museum of the American Indian, New York, NY