Born in Hong Kong, a graduate of The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and named in 2008 by the Chicago Artists’ Coalition as a Chicago Artist to Watch, ATYL is a multi-disciplinary artist. Her concept driven work incorporates themes of childhood, femininity, urban life, and the delicate interplay between human connection and its interaction with the environment. She has shown at ARC Gallery, Evanston Art Center, Hyde Park Art Center, and Woman Made Gallery, and is one of the artists selected for the City of Chicago Riverwalk Public Art Project. Her art was also featured in Chicago Public Library's Women's History Month in 2009.