Selected Works 

A transdisciplinary visual artist, designer, researcher + professor

yolk is the founder of an independent artists’ book bindery,
T H U N G R Y based in Chicago, IL 

T H U N G R Y currently operates as a design house + publishing initiative complicating book semantics through experimentation, queering, + praxis.


All Rights Reserved © 2024 bex ya yolk
a circle of stones

    3D printed covers
    risograph printed in fluorescent orange + violet
    text block laser cut to die fit covers
    drum leaf bind
    5” x 7”

    Edition of 30

Album Design for Madeleine Aguilar2023

THUNGRY annual post cards

  • Friends + supporters of the bindery receive
  • a holiday card
  • 4.25” x 6”

  • 2019 - 2023

Type Design 
Typeface: Rallisaguen Regular by DYSA studio
screen printed on canvas tote bags
edition of 40


Grace + Grief

    digital poster
      11” x 17”


      world makings + soft beginnings

        xerox book spreads
        found images
          5.5” x 8.5”


          Womb Caged Book

            Muslin, PVA, book board, thread, polyester, limestone
            + basalt
          11” x 13” x 1.5”


          Artist Talk poster
          first year graduate talk at SAIC
          8.5” x 11”


          ‘Queering the New Maternal’ / MOTHER THUNGER
          a body of work exploring ‘Maternal Complex' made up of subgenres like mothernism, care work, reproductive design, rematriation, abortion access activism, reproductive justice and health care disparities in the US, container technics, matrescence, and the gestational state especially in queer folx exploring the intersectionalities between the Book + this kind of body.

          mixed media

          2022 - 23

          Faculty Artist Talk poster
          risograph printed
          fluorescent orange, blue, + black ink
          7” x 7”