CV

Education:
2017 Master of Fine Arts, Photography. California State University, Long Beach
2013 Master of Arts, Visual Arts. California State University, Northridge
2007 Certificate Program in Advertising. University of California Los Angeles
2006 Bachelor of Science, Communication Sciences. Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education

Awards:
Scholarship Marilyn Werby, California State University, Long Beach.

Collections:
De Chile, Mole y Dulce. Dimensions: 96 x 252”. Photography installation. Permanent collection of the Museum of Latin American Art. Long Beach, California.

Selected Group Exhibitions:
2017
Insights, University Art Museum, Long Beach, California
Verge,
South Bay Contemporary, San Pedro, California
State Of The Union, Brainworks, Los Angeles, California.
Dear President, South Bay Contemporary, San Pedro, California.

2016
Who are you?, Museum Of Latin American Art, Long Beach, California
South Bay Focus
, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, California. Juror: Patrick Frank
State Of The Union, Stephen F. Austin State University gallery, Nacogdoches, Texas
S/Election, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, California
Insights, University Art Museum, Long Beach, California
31st Annual Made in California Juried Exhibition, City of Brea Art Gallery, California
Defend and Advance, National Immigration Law Center, Los Angeles, California
ONE: Mind, Body, Spirit, Mujeres de Maiz, Self Help Graphics, Boyle Heights, California

2015
Taking Pictures, Black Box Gallery, Portland, Oregon
Do You Copy? Potter Gallery, Missouri Western State University, Missouri
Pulse of LA. LA Art Core. Los Angeles, California. Juror: Leslie Cozzi
Storytelling: Narrative Arts in the New Century. 3rd Hildegard Festival of Women in the Arts, California State University, Stanislaus

2014
Fresh. South Bay Contemporary, Los Angeles. Juror: Mat Gleason, art critic and curator
Mental Landscapes. Annenberg Community Beach House, Los Angeles

2012
Lines: Walked And Crossed And Otherwise. PhotoPlace Gallery, Vermont.
CSUN Painting Guild. California State University, Northridge
Ceramic Guild Annual Art Show. California State University, Northridge.
CSUN Printmaking Society. California State University, Northridge
Annual Juried Art Student Exhibition. California State University, Northridge

Professional Experience:
2014-2017       Lecturer at California State University, Northridge
Art 351: Digital Photo Imaging
An exploration of digital photography, integrating establishes
principles of the photo medium with digital technologies.
Art 151: Photography as Art
General education class in which students learn basic photography
skills and historical and contemporary art discourse as it relates to
photography.

2014-2016       Teaching artist
ArtworxLA, Mar Vista Gardens Branch high school
ArtworxLA, Metropolitan Continuation high school
ArtworxLA, Central High School-All People’s
ArtworxLA, Arleta Community Day School
Teach visual arts skills to probationary high school students

2016-2017       Visual Arts Leader
Hollywood HEART
Teach photographic skills to teenagers dealing with health issues including                           HIV/AIDS, homelessness, foster care, and the judicial system.