CURRENT & UPCOMING: 
Publication
Oct 2017,  Bagoong ni Uncle Dan, Looseleaf Magazine Issue 4
Exhibition
Oct 16- Nov 9 2017,  Take Care Circuit 2: Care Work, Curated by Letters & Handshakes, Blackwood Gallery
Film Premiere
Nov 5 2017,  Suman Ladies, Special Reel Asian Program, Kaohsiung Film Festival, Taiwan (International Premiere)
Nov 10 2017,   Our Origin is Interconnection, Been Here So Long, Reel Asian Film Festival (World Premiere)

EDUCATION & TRAINING
2018      University of Toronto, Master of Information, User Experience Design
2013      Hot Docs Film Festival, Doc Accelerator Professional Development Program
2013      Humber College, Business Management for Media Professionals Certificate
2012      York U, Hons. B.A., Anthropology & International Development Studies
2007      Seneca College, Art Fundamentals Certificate

GRANTS & AWARDS
2017      Ontario Arts Council, Exhibition Assistance Grant
2016      Ontario Arts Council, Arts Education Projects Grant
2015      Ontario Arts Council, Access and Career Development Grant
2014      Min Sook Lee Labour Arts Award
2013      Neighbourhood Arts Network BMO Seed Grant
2012      Women in Film and Television-Toronto Award

SELECTED WORKS
2017      Our Origin is Interconnection, Been Here So Long, Reel Asian Film Festival  
2017      Suman Ladies, Special Reel Asian Program, Kaohsiung Film Festival, Taiwan  
2017      Take Care Circuit 2: Care Work, Curated by Letters & Shakes, Blackwood Gallery
2017      Visual Timeline of Caregiver’s History in Canada, Radical History Poster Project: Remember, Resist, Redraw, Graphic History Collective
2016      Bayan (group exhibition), A Space Gallery
2015      Portrait of Solidarity (exhibition), A Space Gallery
2014      Labour + LOVE (performance), Mayworks Festival
2013      Kwentong Bayan (exhibition), United Association Labour Education Conference
2013      Suman Ladies (short film), Bridging Arts Festival
2013      Suman Ladies (short film), Rebels With a Cause Film Festival
2013      Here, Then (short film), Toronto Youth Short Film Festival
2012      Suman Ladies (short film), Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival
2012      Born Filipino (music video), Cahoots Theatre + Anakbayan-Toronto

COLLABORATIVE WORKS
2017      Katutubong Binhi (Native Seeds) Offering by Kapwa Collective Zine (illustrator), Marvellous Grounds Special Issue #2
2016      Chimpoy Champoy Zine with Kat Estacio, Illustrator/ Writer
2014      Kulintang Healing Garden (site-specific project), Visual Artist, Restless Precinct
2014      Mix/er Syrup (animation), dir. Maya Yonesho, Animator, TAIS, Japan Foundation
2010      torontilippines: an exquisite corpse project, Illustrator, Baguio Philippines
2010      Text Me (performance), Performer, Kultura Arts Festival, Kapisanan
2010      Peepshow (video installation), Audio Performer, Kultura Arts Festival,  Kapisanan
2010      Untitled (collaborative mural), Visual Artist, Toronto Fringe Festival

COMMISSIONS
2017      Worker’s Rights, illustration, George Brown College
2016      Ossington Comedy, poster,  The Ossington
2016      Teens In Residence Cookbook Zine, illustration, Theatre Centre
2016      Falling, Draining--who cares for our caregivers?, illustrations, CATIE-Toronto
2015      Protect Your People, illustration series, United Steel Workers-Toronto
2015      Pedal Planters, logo design
2014      We Vote, canvas patch, 519 Church St Community Centre
2013      Tutors’ Perspective, illustration series, MOVE-Adult Literacy Project
2013      Maritime Exodus, cover illustration, Briarpatch Magazine
2012      Singing with the Plants, pin design

ART- EDUCATION RESIDENCE
2017      Comic-Making  Workshop and Residency for Asian Youth, SKETCH
2014      Youth Arts Program, Art City St. Jamestown
2014      Comics for the People, S.O.Y. Arts and Mentorship Project for LGBTQI2S* Youth

COMMUNITY ENGAGED ART & PRESENTATIONS
2016      Visual Storytelling, Teens-In-Residence, Theatre Centre
2016      Comic Jamming Workshop, S.O.Y Alphabet Soup Youth Group
2016      Body Mapping Workshop, “Make Time, Take Time” Filipino Health Fair, CATIE
2015      Stencilling Workshop, Springtide Resources
2015      Cartoons in Social Change, Undergrad Course, OCADU
2015      Cartoons for Change: Art Tools Workshop, Ryerson University
2015      Art Workshop: Deconstructed Dream Weaver and Indigenous History, Newcomer Youth Leadership Development Program-NYLD, YMCA
2015      Art Workshop: Painting, NYLD Program, YMCA
2015      Art Workshop: Photograph, NYLD, YMCA
2015      Collage Portrait, K Mobile Project, Winston Churchill Collegiate Institute
2014      Collage Zine Workshop, 519 Church St. Community Centre
2014      PoC Comics + Migrant Justice, DisOrientation Week, OPIRG-York University
2014      Haiku Comic Workshop, S.P.O.T Malvern, Scarborough
2014      Making Tutorial Videos Workshop, Access Alliance Multicultural Health Centre
2013      Cartooning and Animation Workshop, Art City St. James Town
2013      Envisioning Your Story Workshop, Clutch Program, Kapisanan
2010      Kariton Kollective: How to Draw Workshop Series, Kapisanan

JURIES AND COMMITTEES
2017      Media Arts Creation Projects Jury, Ontario Arts Council
2016      Artists in the Community/ Workplace Jury, Ontario Arts Council
2015      Industry Shorts Jury, Toronto Youth Shorts Film Festival
2014      Program Committee, Mayworks Festival of Working People and the Arts
2014      Marketing Committee, Reel Asian International Film Festival
2013      Short Film Program Committee, Reel Asian International Film Festival
2013      Marketing Committee, Reel Asian International Film Festival

ARTIST TALK & PRESENTATIONS
2017      Feminists Lunchtime Talks, Blackwood Gallery
2017      Marisa Morn Jahn and Kwentong Bayan Collective in Conversation, YYZ Outlet
2017      Celebrating Filipino Comics Traditions with Kwentong Bayan, Toronto Public Library
2016      Art, Activism & Working-Class Comics (panel), LabourStart Global Solidarity Conference
2015      Portrait of Solidarity (panel), Mayworks Festival & A Space Gallery
2013      Kwentong Bayan Artist’s Talk, Mayworks Festival & Art Gallery of Ontario
2013      Art in Action (panel), Rebels With a Cause Film Festival
2012      Food For Thought (panel), Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival
2012      Suman Ladies Artist’s Talk, Asian History Month, TDSB & TCDSB
2012      Filipino Komiks: 100 years of history and contribution to Filipino culture, Kamalayan Konsciousness Series, Anakbayan-Toronto
2010      Art Through Philippine Revolutionary, Kamalayan Konsciousness Festival

MEDIA & PUBLICATIONS
TBA       What It’s Like Zine (self-published)  
2017      Bagoong ni Uncle Dan, Looseleaf Magazine Issue 4, October 2017
2017      Aliermo, April.  If you don't see it, make it!  These Asian comic artists are taking charge of telling their own stories, CBC Arts, August 9 2017
2017      Hutcheson, Maggie. Framing Community: A resource for artists working with communities, OAC, February 2 2017
2016      Drawn For Change: Graphic Histories of Working-Class Struggles Anthology, Between the Lines Press
2015      Manek, Haseena. Women of Labour and the Arts. Talking With the 2014 Min Sook Lee Award Winners, Our Times Magazine, Vol 34 No. 1, 2015
2014      Gangnam Elves, Rice Paper Magazine, Issue 19.4
2014      Manek, Haseena. Writing Pictures, Drawing Stories: A caregiver comic book, Our Times Magazine, Vol 33 No. 3/4, Aug/Sept 2014
2013      Gangnam Elves, Briarpatch Magazine, Nov-Dec issue
2013      Gangnam Elves, The Peak Magazine, Issue 5 Vol. 52
2013      Ravindran, Manori. Toronto’s immigrant filmmakers show reality of cultural mosaic, The Gate, April 12 2013