Local Hmong Band Txhawb Zog

Check out local Hmong band Txhawb Zog located in California on their Facebook page.

I had the opportunity to designed their new logo and digitized their character cartoon for their first album.

Their album will be out in Fresno Hmong New Year 2017!

Date: December 26th, 2017 – January 1st, 2018  (8am – 4pm)

Location: Granite Park Sports Complex (new location)  – 4000 N. Cedar Ave, Fresno, CA 93726

For more information, click here.


Txhawb Zog will also be performing at Winterfest 2017. Check out the event here on Facebook. 

Stories in Thread

I am proud and honor to present a Hmong textile documentary that explores story clothes called Stories in Thread.

Learn more about Hmong history, culture and identity though Hmong textiles.

Created by: Tamara Maxey, William Nitzky, Dayne Gradone, Karsten Kaufmann, Andew Mattison, Jackie Coon, Dan Bruns, Brian Brazeal

Cast: Maihoua Lor, Jonathan Xiong, Mai Xiong, Dia Xiong, Maly Xiong, Mai Her, Bee Lor, Salen Lor, Dr. Chao Vang, MK, Chao Vang, Jenifer yang, Yeng Thao, See Vang

Animation Coming Soon

My team Shadow Puppets and I worked on a stop-motion animation for about 4 months that tells a tale of a boy and his nightmares.

Shadow Puppets Productions team:

Mai Dao Thao

Tyler Hammons

Raul Hernandez

Maly Xiong

Here is a short preview of the 4 stop-motion created by students:

Trailer created by Josh Funk

Hmong Museum Exhibitions

Hmong Museum Exhibitions in Chico right now!

Check out their website here:

Chico Museum | Valene I. Smith Museum of Anthropology

Chico Museum

Located at 141 Salem Street, Chico, CA 95928, Phone: 530-891-4336
Open: Thursday through Sunday, 11:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m.
Closed: Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday.

Grand opening:



All coordinated by Leader for Lifetime (L4L) Organization in Chico. Click here to get more information about L4L.

Check out another Museum only a few minute away!

Valene I. Smith Museum of Anthropology

3817 Anthropology Series F16 Poster

Museum Hours: January 10, 2017-July 27, 2017 Tuesday-Saturday 11-3

Closed between exhibitions. See exhibition schedule for specific dates. Note: The Museum of Anthropology is completely wheelchair accessible.

The museum is located in the Meriam Library complex.

Museum of Anthropology
CSU, Chico 95929-0400
Contact them: anthromuseum@csuchico.edu
Phone: 530-898-5397