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SANDRA YAU

b. 1983 Skokie, IL

Lives and Works in Chicago, IL

sandrayau5@gmail.com

sandrayau.virb.com

EDUCATION

2013 Bachelor of Fine Arts in Fashion Studies, Columbia College: Chicago, IL

2004 College of Dupage, Glen Ellyn, IL

PRACTICA

2013 Studio Intern, Artist Sam Jaffe (Maintained studio, manual knitting, sewing, hand technique, prepared work)

2004 Fusion Project Co creator (Orchestrated fashion and art shows, organized artists, hosted event)

AWARDS

2012 First Place Award, Supreme Novelty: Chicago, IL

2013 Honorable Mention, Driehaus Design Initiative: Chicago, IL

EXHIBITIONS/SHOWS

2013 (Forthcoming) “Beethoven Festival,” Open Secret Studios: Chicago, IL

(Forthcoming) “Fashion Columbia” Columbia College: Chicago, IL

(Forthcoming) “Green Festival” Navy Pier: Chicago, IL

“(In)tangible Connections” Arcade Gallery: Chicago, IL

“Don't Worry Baby” Columbia College Fashion Studies Windows: Chicago, IL

“Driehaus Awards for Fashion Excellence”: Chicago, IL

“Launch 2013: Driving Fashion Forward” Autohaus on Edens: Northbrook, IL

2012 “20th Annual Hokins Honors Exhibition” C33 Gallery: Chicago, IL

“Summer Competition Runway Show” Supreme Novelty: Chicago, IL

PRINT MEDIA

2013 Garmental, Autohaus, Garmental, April 2013, Vine, http://vinebox.co/u/234235

Trendy, 12th Annual Driehaus Awards for Fashion Excellence, Trendy Magazine,

May 2013, http://yourtrendy.com/DriehausAwardsFashion2013.html

2012 Supreme Fabrics, Supreme Summer Student Design Competition, Supreme Novelty Fabrics,

August 27th 2012, http://supremefabrics.wordpress.com/2012/08/27/supreme-summer-student-design- competition/