Ann Misa Matsushima Chiu


Ann a'misa Chiu 
is an artist librarian who is passionate about community building and zines.

A'misa is the founder, co-editor and publisher of Eyeball Burp Press
a small art press of zines and art publications. 
The weirder and wilder the art, the better! 

She teaches and lectures about zine publishing, 
especially the contributions of POC and API zinesters.  

A'misa has her MLIS in Library and Information Sciences from 
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. 

She also holds a BA in Visual Arts/Art History and Criticism from UCSD.

Currently living in Portland, Oregon, with her spouse and daughter, she is
active with the local zine and underground comics community. 

They are also passionate about justice, API issues, 
and getting to know their local neighborhood of East Portland.

She loves gardening, reading science fiction, 
drawing portraits of her daughter, nature hikes, 
movie nights, and going on picnics with friends. 

Pigeon Feeding Performance
LA Roadshow: Sunset Blvd. Edition, 2012
Be a good neighbor.