CV

Please send any inquiries to jazii.gui@gmail.com | You can also find me on Linkedin.

Collectives

Co-FounderThe Asian Canadian Living Archive (2019 – Present)
Founder – Project 40 Collective (2015 – Present)


Magazines

Managing Editor – LooseLeaf Magazine (2015 – Present)
Assistant Director, Educational Arm – Asymptote Journal (2018)
Managing Editor, ProductionThe Offing Magazine (2017 – 2018)
Poetry Reader – Transcendence Magazine (2015)

Work

Education & Industry Programmer  – Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival (Present)
Member Services –
Artscape Daniels Launchpad (2019)
Reel Ideas Producer
 – REEL Asian Film Festival (2018)
Festival CoordinatorLights Dance Festival (2018-2020)
Consultant – Content WritingAskforTask (2018)
Critical EssayistPoetry.SG (2018)
Festival CoordinatorRegent Park Film Festival (2017)
Transcript EditorGlobal Lingo (2017-2019)
PublicistIn Sundry Languages with Toronto Laboratory Theatre (June – July 2017)
Festival Director – VIBE Arts Fest (Jan – May 2017)
Creative Consultant – Sweet Esc Dessert Cafe (April 2016 – September 2017)
SSAT Instructor – Ivy Global (September 2016 – March 2017)
Marketing CoordinatorAttila Glatz Concert Productions (September – December 2016)
Programmer – Multi-Faith Centre at the University of Toronto (2015-2016)
Publicity Agent and Blogger – The Puritan (2015)
Copy Editor – The Culture Trip (2015)
Social Media Intern – SKETCH Working Arts (2015)
Communications – Emerging Young Artists (2015)
Marketing Intern – AquaMobile Swim School (2014 – 2015)
Student Blogger – Centre of Teaching Support and Innovation (2013 – 2014)

Translation

Two Trees Make a Forest: On Memory, Migration and Taiwan by Jessica J. Lee – primary source material (Letter correspondence)

Facilitation

Zine 101 Guest Instructor (2 classes) Equity Course, OISE, University of Toronto (2019)
Program Manager / Facilitator Diasporasian Futures, Space-Making Stream (2019)
“Stories in Motion” Stop-Motion Facilitator – Home Made Visible (2019)
Blackout Poetry FacilitatorXYZ: Zines from Analogue to Digital, Cedarbrae Library
Writing Facilitator – Medi(t)ations: A writing & zine program, Multi-Faith Centre at UofT (2017)
Zine Writing Facilitator –
ZIPE x Toronto Art Book Fair (2017)
Workshop Facilitator –
The Diasporasian Writer Talkeratives Series (2016, 2017)
Poetry Workshop Facilitator –
Too Close To Home, Writing Group at George Brown College (2016)
Workshop Facilitator – the Re-Imagining Series – Multi-Faith Centre at UofT (2016)

Press

Have Heart and Humility with Jasmine Gui of LooseLeaf Magazine, Lit Mag Love x Room Magazine, Vancouver (2019)
Support Your Local Collective Radio, Episode 78 Feature, Toronto (2018)
Meet the Toronto artist creating a safe space for Pan-Asian creatives” with Emerge Magazine (2017)
Lattes with Ladies: Jasmine Gui” with Hot Pepper Latte

Panels / Boards

Get Some Lit Mag Love at Growing Room Festival – Panelist (2020)
Ontario Arts Council – Juror (2018)
Riverdale Hub Gallery Advisory Committee (2017)
Poetry JudgeMIST Toronto Poetry Competition (2016)

Awards / Grants

Toronto Arts Council x ArtReach, Phase 2 Grant with Project 40 Collective (2020)
Ontario Arts Council, Literary Creation Grant (2020)
Toronto Arts Council x ArtReach, Phase 1 Grant with Project 40 Collective (2019)
Ontario Arts Council, Publishing Grant with Project 40 Collective (2017)
Art Starts Platform A Micro-Grant Recipient with Project 40 Collective (2017)
Art Starts Platform A Micro-Grant Recipient with Project 40 Collective (2016)
Ontario Service Award for work done with World Vision Campus (2014)

Education

Ryerson University, Continuing Studies: Practical Grammar and Punctuation (2017), Visual Skills in Publishing (2019)
University of Toronto, Master of Art (English/Diaspora and Transnational Studies) (2016)
University of Toronto, honours Bachelor of Art (2014)
University of Toronto, Bachelor of Education (Primary/Junior) (2014)