Hi, I’m Alex! I like to make things—whether it’s websites, film festivals, or magazines. My work revolves around creativity as a way to enact change, connect communities, and actualize a better world. I enjoy writing about films, bridging together creative communities, and thinking about ways to prioritize process over product.
Exploring technology as a means to manifest new possibilities. Over 8 years of freelance experience, working as an individual, as part of a team, and in an agency. Proficient in React, Ruby on Rails, Wordpress (PHP), and NodeJS for web development.
Respair is an ecosystem hub creating and supporting the media needed to reshape culture toward liberation.respairmedia.com
A platform dedicated to scholarly research and conversation on contemporary art and curatorial practice in Africa and the Black diaspora.nairobiprintproject.com
City Bureau brings people together to produce media that is impactful, equitable and responsive to the public.citybureauannualreport2022.org
Providing development support for museums and cultural institutions: Wordpress Maintenance, Site Migration, Advanced Custom Fields Integration, Mailchimp, Shopify, etc.
Collaborated with artists to create digital art experiences, as well as create portfolio sites: Squarespace and some good old HTML/CSS/JS Magic.
Experienced in Web Design (Squarespace, etc.), as well as Layout/Print Design and Digital Design (Illustrator).
A film magazine and community on Burmese new cinema. Collaborated for Issue 6 of the Magazine. Lead Art Direction: Cover Design, Asset Designs, Layout Designs.
A publication and community focused on covering films from Asia and the Asian diaspora. Our goal is to shift the cultural conversation of Asian cinema to recenter Asian voices in Western discourse, apply film critique through a radical lens, and broaden the definition of Asian film canon as defined by the general public.
A DJ night at Superkhana International, hosted by Nick2Bomb
A printable exhibition, created by MATTER and People Print
A community gallery and pop-up print space, by Albany Park Organization Center
Life in collaboration.
A creative collective rooted in collaborative practices and processes. We look to cultivate interconnectedness within creative communities, build platforms that support marginalized folks, and imagine a better, alternative future through explorations of the creative process.
A team of writers, designers, and photographers came together to create a collection of stories, photo sets, and art from our past and present. Features interviews with A.CHAL, Saba, and Naturel.
We curated a one-day music festival at Subterranean featuring some of the our favorite local acts, including Rich Jones, Family Reunion, Jovan Landry, and more.
Asian CineVision is a New York-based nonprofit media arts organization devoted to the development, exhibition, promotion, and preservation of Asian and Asian American film and video.
A bi-weekly digital zine documenting and archiving art during quarantine, featuring written pieces, photography, videos, and more.
An annual film festival hosted in Malaysia celebrating short films from Southeast Asia.