Death Wins a Goldfish nominated for an Eisner Award
'Best Humor Publication' category
June 18

Silver Medal from The Society of Publication Designers
for "The Gift At The Edge Of The World"
June 15

Interview with Chris Thierfelder on
A Case of the Mondays podcast
June 8

New York Times Magazine Quarantine Journal
Featured over 25 illustrations on coping
with Covid-19 pandemic and the lockdown period
May 24

Behind The Cover: New York Times Magazine
Quarantine Journal cover process video
May 22

New book AVOID THIS release date announced
for October 2020
Pre-order here to support independent bookstores

Four images chosen to appear in
American Illustration 39 Annual

Visting and speaking at MCAD in Minneapolis, Minnesota 
Valentines Day lecture titled: "Love Stories"
February 14


Death Wins a Goldfish selected by NPR concierge 
as a staff pick and one of the top 100 books of 2019

Death Wins a Goldfish featured on
NPR's Pop Culture Happy Hour podcast
November 8

Modern Love Collection launched- a collaboration
with the New York Times store
featuring clothing, bags, gifts, books and tattoos.
October 25

Featured interview in the New York Times' "Times Insider"
on illustrating the Modern Love column
October 21

Interview with Debbie Millman on Design Matters
September 9

Interview with LAist about living in Los Angeles
and its influence on work and life
August 21 

Interview on National Public Radio's 
Take Two about illustrating
the Modern Love column
August 12

Speaking and signing books at
The English Bookshop
Stockholm, Sweden
Södermannagatan 22
July 18

Speaking and signing books at
Menlo Park, California
May 23

Exit interview with Bevival about death and life / work and balance
March 25

A solo exhibition of new paintings and drawings at CMay Gallery
March 8 - April 13
Opening March 8, 6-8 PM
Los Angeles, California

Featured speaker at Matter
Los Angeles, California
March 7

ISLANDS exhibition featured
in Los Angeles Times' Datebook
March 7

Review of ISLANDS exhibition 
and Death Wins a Goldfish Book
in the LAWeekly
March 5

Received a 2019 REED Award for Best Campaign GIF
on immigration separation / A collaboration with Delcan & Company 
and the political organization ACRONYM
Feb 22 

Featured "13 Questions" interview
with Chronicle Books
February 20

Interview in Vanity Fair of Death Wins a Goldfish

Interview in Picame Magazine of Death Wins a Goldfish

First written and illustrated book Death Wins a Goldfish
published by Chronicle Books
Release date February 5
Orders available here


Featured in Communication Arts alongside
Anna Wray, Yao Xiao, Vanessa Brantley- Newton and Christopher Darling
May / June issue

Created the cover image for the "History of Illustration"
592 pages. Written by Susan Doyle, Jaleen Grove and Whitney Sherman
Bloomsbury Publishing, UK

"Today at Apple"
Featured artist workshop, Apple Store Union Square
San Francisco, California
March 29

The Wing Reader
An illustrated hardcover book
written by Brooke Smith and published by Chronicle Books
March 6

Collaboration with Stockholm based label Dedicated
on signature collection of mens and womens items

  Awarded a Gold Medal by the Society of Illustrators for the animated
series Election Anxietya collaboration with Delcan & Company
January 5


Created the feature illustration and bumper animations announcing 
the 2017 New Yorker Festival
October 6

Thinking of You
A box set of 20 individual notecards featuring various Modern Love illustrations
Advance copies available from Princeton Architectural Press 
Published Fall 2017

"Text me: How We Live in Language"
A group show featuring type based works
Museum of Design Atlanta
Atlanta, Georgia
September 17

Exhibiting 13 new paintings and drawings
with CMay Gallery at KIAF (Korean International Art Fair)
Seoul, South Korea
September 21-24

Speaking at Creative Mornings on the topic of Survival
Los Angeles, California
June 16

"Today at Apple" 
Featured speaker, Apple Store Union Square
San Francisco, California
June 22

Four pieces selected for publication 
American Illustration 33 
April 30

Speaking at Otis College of Art and Design
Los Angeles, California
April 12

"Whispers + Echoes"
A two person exhibition with Yong Sin at CMay Gallery
Los Angeles, California
September 28


"Waves + Words"  
Solo exhibition at CMay Gallery Seoul
Seoul, South Korea
May 13 - June 25

Work featured in Korean art and lifestyle magazine 
Noblian / June issue

Work featured in SOLDES ALMANACH No.4 
A French publication showcasing art, writing and design 
Art direction: Phillippe Lardy
Editor: Marc Borgers

Work featured on A Tiny Space

The 20th anniversary edition of The Liars' Club written by Mary Karr,
a collaboration with Paul Buckley selected as one of the best covers of the year
by the New York Times Book Review
Published by Penguin Classics

Modern Love podcast launched
February 1

Work to be included in the book Typographic Narratives
Co-Authored by Steven Heller and Gail Anderson 
Published by Thames and Hudson

Work to be included in the book ARTLESS
Published by Laurence King Publishing

Relocated studio to renovated storefront space in Chinatown
Downtown Los Angeles
January 1


Speaking at Adobe Creative Jam / Milk Studios
Los Angeles, Californa
December 8

Featured interview on AI-AP's Profiles series
August 13

"Made to Measure" an artist collaboration of wall coverings with Designtex announced
July 1

Animated short film celebrating Marni's 20 year anniversary event 
premiered at Lightbox Studios
Tokyo, Japan
April 1-8

Speaking at Rhode Island School of Design
Providence, Rhode Island
April 8

California Inspires Me an animated collaboration with Delcan & Co. 
and narrated by Mike Mills selected as a "Staff Pick" by Vimeo
January 12


California Inspires Me an animated collaboration with Delcan & Co.
and narrated by Mike Mills / Created for first issue of The California Sunday Magazine
October 4

Animated video series for Modern Love nominated for a News Emmy 
in 'New Approaches: Arts, Lifestyle, Culture' category
July 15

Featured video interview on West is the best, and work included in the book showcasing artists
and surfers from France and California. Release party and exhibit at the LO/A
Paris, France
July 3

Sixteen large scale window drawings installed at Austere, a Scandinavian design showroom
Downtown Los Angeles
May 8

Five pieces selected for publication 
American Illustration 33 
April 30

Speaking at the Dahl Arts Center
Rapid City, South Dakota
April 15

Feature interview in DPI Magazine 
April 10

Installation for Creative Artist Agency's new office headquarters in the Chrysler Building
New York, New York
April 3

Three pieces will be displayed in "Landmark" a group exhibition for L'Art Projects gallery
Los Angeles, Califorina
March 29

Work included in Outside the Lines, a coloring book of over 100 contemporary artists 
Curated by Souris Hong / published by Penguin Books
January 1