Monica (she/they) is a visual artist dedicated to using art to question the contexts in which we operate and to illuminate the beauty and nuance that lies within and between cultures. She strives to create thoughtful pieces using symbols and abstraction to tell stories of heritage and culture.
Her work has been exhibited at the Kirkland Arts Center, the Center on Contemporary Art, Cherry Street Center and SOMArts Gallery in San Francisco, CA.
In 2022, she moved to Berlin, Germany.
Solo Exhibitions
2022 Ancestry, Ghost Gallery, Seattle, WA
2019 Modern Inks, Bauformat, Curator S.T. Rivera, Seattle, WA
2019 Water and Flowers, The Riveter, Seattle, WA

Group Exhibitions
2023 Natur, LiTE-HAUS Gallery, Berlin, Germany
2023 Paste Up Exhibition, Berlin, Germany
2022 Grow Our Souls, SOMArts Center, Curator Melissa Wang, San Francisco, CA, USA
2021 Becoming (in)Visible: Countering Asian Hate, The Carl Cherry Center, Curator Gail Enns of Celadon Arts, Carmel, CA, USA
2020 Home & Community, Bauformat, Seattle, WA, USA
2020 20/20 Vision: 2020 CoCA Members Show, Juror Nichole DeMent, Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA, USA
2020 Womxn of Color, Our Experience, South Seattle College Art Gallery, Seattle, WA, USA
2019 Listen, Vermillion Art Gallery, Seattle, WA, USA
2019 Fracture, Kirkland Arts Center, Curators Sarra Scherb and Shayla M. Alarie, Kirkland, WA, USA
2019 She Speaks, Blue Cone Studios, Seattle, WA, USA

2022 PublicDisplay.ART, March 2022
2020 “20/20 Vision CoCA 2020 Members' Show”, Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA

Artist Talks
2022 Art x Culture Seminars: Color, Guest Artist Kari Morgan, Common Area Maintenance, Seattle, WA, USA
Readings | Video
2020 Womxn of Color, Our Experience, South Seattle College Art Gallery, Seattle, WA, USA

2022 Last Songs, Landauer, Common Area Maintenance, Seattle, WA
2019 Listen, Natasha Marin, Rohena Alam Khan, Yoona Lee, Carolyn Hitt, Monica Tie, Vermillion Art Gallery and Bar, Seattle, WA
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