Ano was the co-founder and director of Catalyst Gallery at University of California, Irvine from 2005-2007. In 2008 he founded ASAP (after school arts program) a nomadic arts education collective modeled after the grade school programs of the same name. Ano has mediated projects at Visual Communications, Outpost for Contemporary Art, Otis College of Art and Design, the New Museum’s Ideas City, and Slanguage’s Third World Creative. His work has been exhibited at the Torrance Art Museum, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Sea and Space Explorations, the San Diego Art Institute, and the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego. He has worked organizing educational programs and outreach at the Orange County Museum of Art, the Norton Simon Museum, the New Museum, University of California, San Diego, and the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego.
Shin was born in 1988 in Pusan, South Korea and started to study Art in Seoul, South Korea in 2000. In 2012 she double major in Visual Communication and in Painting receiving her BFA from the Collage of Art, Seoul National University. 2017 candidate for the MFA in Visual Arts, College of Visual Arts, University of California, San Diego.
Hope attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in 2014. After receiving her BFA from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston in association with Tufts University in 2008, Hope was awarded a 2014 Traveling Fellowship by the School. Recent exhibitions include MaRS Gallery (Los Angeles), Centro de las Artes de San Agustín (Oaxaca), the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, OSLO10 (Basel), kijidome (Boston), xpon-art (Hamburg), SOMA (Mexico City), CaSa (Oaxaca), Fringe Projects (Miami), the Manhattan Beach Art Center, and Santa Ana College. Hope was an Artist-in-Residence at Ox-Bow in Michigan this fall.