Curriculum Vitae


  • 2013 University of California Santa Cruz, MA Social Documentation-Films
  • 2006 Literacy through Photography, Center for Documentary Studies, Duke University, North Carolina
  • 1997 University of Colorado at Denver; BFA, Photography
  • 1996 Syracuse University, Study Abroad Program for Art History and Photography (Italy)


  • 2018 ArtScene, Denver Channel 8
  • 2007-10  Art rented for TV show LOST

Official Selection – Film

  • 2016 Winner, Best Professional Documentary, Ridgeway Film Festival, LIBERTAD
  • 2016 Winner, Best Short Documentary, Cine Las Americas, LIBERTAD
  • 2016 Outfest, LIBERTAD
  • 2016 frameline, LIBERTAD
  • 2014 Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival GROWING PEOPLE
  • 2013 Hawaii International Film Festival GROWING PEOPLE
  • 2013 Winner Best Short Documentary Santa Cruz Film Festival GROWING PEOPLE
  • 2011 HOT DOCs Ontario Canada AUDIO GADGETEER

Special Projects – Education/Photo

  • 2009-2010 India Through Girls Eyes: Empowering Village Girls with Cameras

Solo Exhibitions – Art

  • 2011 Hawaii Modern Masters, Luxury Row, Honolulu HI
  • 2010 Work by Dana Forsberg, Kirsch Gallery, Honolulu HI
  • 2008 Mapping series, Louis Pohl Gallery, Honolulu HI
  • 2007 Drawn to Remember, The Contemporary Museum First Hawaiian Center, Honolulu HI
  • 1999 Work by Dana, Gallery in Forth Story, Denver CO

Selected Group Exhibitions – Art

  • 2018 Messages to Our Mother, Elephant Circle, Denver CO
  • 2018 ARTS &: A Survey of 2016/2017 Arts in Society Projects, Redline Art Center, Denver CO
  • 2017  Double Exposure, Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities, Denver CO
  • 2009 20 Going on 21, The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu HI
  • 2008 Eco/Logic, Arts at Marks Honolulu HISense of Place, Koa Gallery Honolulu HI
  • 2007  Revisiting Portraiture, thirtyninehotel, Juror: Gaye Chan, Honolulu HI
  • 2006  10th Anniversary Exhibition, The Contemporary Museum First Hawaiian Center, Honolulu HI
  • 2006  Photographs, The Contemporary Museum Café, Honolulu HI
  • 2005  Travel? Denver International Airport, Denver, CO
  • 2005  Miniature Show, Koa Gallery, Honolulu HI
  • 2005  Korean American Artist Juried Juried Exhibit, Linekona, Honolulu HI
  • 2004  FaceValue, Arts at Marks Garage, Honolulu HI
  • 2004  Incheon-Hawaii International Art Exhibit, Incheon Art and Cultural Center, Incheon, Korea
  • 2004  Crossing: Korea, The Contemporary Museum at First Hawaiian Center, Honolulu HI
  • 1999  Bob New Art, Ron Judish Fine Art, Denver CO
  • 1999  Colorado Photographic Arts Center Show, Driscoll Gallery, Denver CO
  • 1999  Visions: Contemporary Colorado Photography, Emmanuel Gallery, Juror: Patrick Nagatani, Denver CO

Art Collections

  • Westin Spa and Resorts, Maui HI
  • Isle Concierge, Honolulu HISheraton Waikiki, Honolulu, HI
  • Royal Hawaiian, Honolulu HI
  • Board of Water Supply, Kapolei HI
  • Kaiser Permanente Permanent Collection, Denver CO
  • Regional Transportation Department, Denver CO
  • Private collection: Stockholm Sweden, Denver CO, Honolulu HI, Northern VA. Seattle WA