Olivia Evans is a Multidisciplinary Visual artist based in Spokane, WA, working in video, photography, drawing, and film. She is an Associate Producer with The Alliance, working on exhibition programs in the Pacific Northwest. A recent graduate of EWU with a BFA in Studio Art, Olivia was selected to participate in Saturate 2017, a competitive, city-wide collaborative exhibition in Spokane for artists of color, galleries and local businesses.
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Kapi’olani (Pio) Lee is a visual artist and seasoned arts educator. A graduate of the MFA Cinema program at San Francisco State University, she developed her arts education practice as a digital storytelling and media literacy instructor in the Bay Area. Through her partnerships with a diverse array of nonprofit and youth-outreach programs dedicated to social justice and cultural equity, she has helped create and support youth-centered curriculum and arts programming that value inclusion, accessibility, ownership, and intergenerational collaboration.
Gemikia Henderson has garnered national acclaim for her RYSE music videos using powerful imagery and storytelling to bring to life the music of her peers. Her award-winning first video, Street Literature, was made in response to the murder of Oscar Grant, and along with her other videos, Ryse Up and Change Gon’ Come, have screened at film festivals in New York, LA, New Orleans and Philadelphia.
Aden Suchak is a Director, Photographer and Writer based in Upstate New York. He is part of the Youth FX film organization in Albany where he works as a film producer and Director of Education. He is a Media Fellow of the Alliance for Media + Culture Youth Media Network Initiative.