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2005 Art Facilitator Drawbridge-An arts program for homeless and

         at-risk children, San Rafael, CA. Taught in after school program at

         Lafayette Elementary, Oakland, CA (Lead: Svea Lin Vezzone)

1997 Summer Art Facilitator, Seattle Center Academy, Seattle, WA

1992 Art Facilitator, Pacific Art Center, Seattle, WA. After-school art



2009 BFA, Art & Film (with emphasis on sculpture & video editing), 

         The Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA

Self-directed educational path included:

➢ Studio Art, San Francisco Art Institute San Francisco, CA including 

Film with Jay Rosenblatt, San Francisco Art Institute (SFAI)

New Genres with Tony Labat, San Franciso Art Institute (SFAI)

➢ Studio Art & Film Studies, Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA

➢ Studio Art, Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA

Other Studies: 

Ceramics, Arbutus Folk School, Olympia, WA

Ceramics, Pottery Northwest (PNW), Seattle, WA

Film Photography at Photographic Center Northwest, Seattle, WA 

Metal work & Mold-making, Pratt Fine Art Center, Seattle, WA

Film Festivals 

2010 The Portland Oregon Women’s Film Festival (POW Fest) 
         Shaken & Stirred (1:47) Experimental Short
         Editor, Director, Producer
2009 Tallgrass Film Festival
         Shaken & Stirred Animation Short 
         Editor, Director, Producer;jsessionid=019003 01865E0B49570ADBF07E1A3A47 

Selected Art Exhibits 

2024 Ruth's Table gallery, San Francisco, CA. Group show: Radical Resilience

2024 CaTMA Olympia, WA Group Show: Fiber

2023 Polyphonic Art Studio @ Pike Place Public Market, Seattle, WA

2019 Art In Storefronts, Olympia Artspace Alliance, Olympia, WA

         Public Art Installation Lite Generations

         in the windows of the Goldberg building 4th/Capitol Way

2015 Pacific Felt Factory, San Francisco, CA
         Auction to raise funds for Prop I.
2015 Milano Arts, Crockett, CA. Blend: New work by Lu Hanna Solo show July.                 

2013 4CULTURE February 2013 "These Streets: Seattle's Women of Rock" (Curated by

         Gretta Harley & Sarah Rudinoff) Group exhibit including my photographs (DBA 

         Lucy Hanna) of Mia Zapata with The Gits, Gretta Harley, and 7 Year Bitch. 4Culture 101  

         Prefontaine Pl S Seattle,WA 98104 (206) 296-7580       

2013 Berkeley Art Center, Wonder-2012 Artists Annual Dec 6-Jan 27.
2012 Mills College MFA Fundraiser, Hit and Run
         Marion and Rose's Workshop, Oakland, CA
2009 San Francisco Art Institute’s Swell Gallery Re-Form
         Crossing The Line 
         Single Channel Video 
2008 Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA 

         What’s Left, Interactive Installation 

2007 Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA 

         Forest II, Installation 

         Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA 
         Crossing The Line, Single Channel Video 
2006 Group
         East Bay Open Studios (2D & 3D) ProArts, Oakland, CA 
         Group  Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA 
         Project: Catch-22 (Review below) 
2005 Group
         City Arts, Wichita, KS 
         Fortunes In Art,
         City Arts / Lawrence Photographic, Wichita, KS
         ProAm Photography Exhibit 
2003 Group
         Forest I (Installation), San Francisco Art Institute (SFAI), 
         San Francisco, CA

Video Production Experience 

2013 The Project Room February 2013 "These Streets" (Prod. Gretta Harley & Sarah

         Rudinoff) Oral History video (DBA Lucy Hanna, Producer) interview of Elizabeth

         Davis-Simpson and Valerie Agnew (formerly of Seattle band, "7Year Bitch") on music,

         bands and life. The Project Room 1315 E.Pine Street Seattle, Wa. 98122

2009 Assistant Editor (Ep 1-4)

         The Vanessa Waller Show 
         Wardrobe (Ep 1-4) 
         The Vanessa Waller Show  
2009 Editor Promotional Video
         Washington Association for Children And Parents (WACAP) 
1998-2000 Assistant Property Master Dana Thompson, Seattle, WA 
1998 Wardrobe Assistant
         Cesari Direct/DRTV Production, Seattle, WA 



1992 Music Video Dyslexic Heart Paul Westerberg from the Singles soundtrack.

Published Photography

2024 Moriarty, Steve. Mia Zapata & The Gits: A True Story of Art, Rock, & Revolution. 

         Feral House Pub Port Townsend, WA

2013 Tom Howells (Editor) “Late Century Dream: Movements in the US Indie Music 

         Underground“ Black Dog Publishing                

2005 Raha, Maria. “Cinderella’s Big Score”. Seal Press/Avalon Pub. Emeryville, CA

2008 “The Gits” movie Directed by Kerri O’Kane, JAB Productions

2007 “Forensic Files”. The Day the Music Died, 2007 (Season 11, Episode 48) 

2006 “Dateline NBC”. Mia Zapata Story 
         “Cold Case Files”: Seattle, WA: Long Walk Home 
2005 "48 Hours". Who Killed the Rock Star? (Season 18, Episode 18944) 
2004 "CityConfidential”:Seattle,WA:LongWalkHome (Season6,Episode16) 
         “I,Detective”, TheMiaZapataCase .MichaelHoffProductions 

Compact Disc Photography 
2008 The Gits ,“The Best Of The Gits”. Adrenaline Records, ADA Warner Music Group

         Encino, CA 

1994 The Gits, “Enter: The Conquering Chicken”. C/Z Records, Seattle, WA (Inside Photo) 
         Danger Gens, “Evil Bed Set”, Crunch Melody, Seattle, WA (Cover Photo) 
1993 Pop Sickle, “Under The Influence”, C/Z Records, Seattle, WA (Cover/All Photography) 

Periodicals Photography

2008 Tedder, Michael. “Hot Topic: Home Alive”, CMJ Magazine. NYC, NY 
         Fry, Ted. “Film Gives The Gits New Life”, The Seattle Times, Seattle, WA.
         Fry, Ted. “Mia Zapata, the Gits get their due in fan's documentary”, The Seattle Times
         Levin, Hannah. “Never Mind The Sniveling, It’s The Gits”, The Seattle Weekly, Seattle,WA 
         Distefano, Anne Marie. New Music Roundup. The Portland Tribune, Portland, OR      ( 
         Drea, Amber. “Doc Celebrates Slain Singer”, AM New York, ( 
2003 Lotta, Tess. “Another Shot of Whisky: Remembering Mia” , Rockrgrl Magazine

         Mercer Island, WA

1996 Ryba, Jadwiga. “Pusty Smiech”, TYKLO Rock, Warsaw, Poland 
1995 White, Emily. “Dead Again”, SPIN Magazine, NYC, NY 
1994 Rose, Synthia. “Life After Death”, DAZED & CONFUSED, London, England, UK 
         Philly, Bert. “Pop Sickle”, Puncture Magazine, Portland, OR 
1993 SPIN News. “Mia Zapata”, SPIN Magazine, NYC, NY. August Issue. 
         Rosen, Larry. “No Ulterior Motive” (Cover & Inside), MONTH Magazine, Seattle, WA