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EDUCATION
Maryland Institute College of Art
MFA in Studio Art, Concentration in Photographic & Electronic Media

New World School of the Arts | University of Florida
BFA in Photography, Minor in Art History, Cum Laude
BFA in Graphic Design, Cum Laude

EXHIBITIONS
2017
Where I Come From (Curated by Hans Gindlesberger), Ohio University, Athens, Ohio
Citicien (Curated by Adrián Román) Clemente Soto Vélez Cultural & Educational Center, NYC

2016
Alumni Exhibition Series (Curated by Maria Martinez-Canas & Maggy Cuesta), UF/MDC Gallery, Miami, FL
Degrees of Separation (Curated by Kristen Kovak), SPACE, Pittsburgh, PA
History As I Know It (Co-curated by Kaitlynn Redell & Virginia Arce), Los Angeles, CA | Philadelphia, PA 

2014
30 Years on the Road (Curated by Edouard Duval-Carrié), Art Center South Florida, Miami, FL
Electric Walls (Curated by Malika Ali), OTGF Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2013
Florida Overtures & Undertones (Curated by Pat Greene), Avalon Gallery, Orlando, FL
She Leaves Behind, Decker Gallery @ Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

2012
LUX (Curated by Lynn Silverman), Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD
Homecoming (Curated by Michelle Gomez), ArtSeen Gallery, Miami, FL
MFAST Group Show, Pinkard Gallery @ Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD
The Romantic Impulse (Curated by Todd Keyser), Gross McCleaf, Philadelphia, PA

2011
Small Works, Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna, FL
MFAST Group Show, Fox Gallery @ Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

2009
Bindings, Miami Dade College/New World Gallery, Miami, FL
Inside Out, Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna, FL

2008
PixTour, Fotoweek DC, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington DC

2006
BFA Thesis Exhibition: Passages, Miami Dade College/New World Gallery, Miami, FL

2005
Art Basel | Secrets & Visages, SWING SPACE/MDC Gallery, Miami, FL

2004
Art Basel | GenArt Invitational, Miami, FL
Disclosures, Miami Dade College/New World Gallery, Miami, FL
League of Innovation (Curated by Cheryl Hartup), Centre Gallery @Wolfson, Miami, FL

RESIDENCIES
2017
Community Arts University Without Walls
Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute & Ohio State University in San Juan, PR

2009
Atlantic Center for the Arts /Associate Artist in Residence w/ Rineke Dijkstra

2005
Study Abroad/ Art History & Criticism in Cork, Ireland (Capital of Culture)

2003
NWSA Lincoln Road residency at South Florida Art Center

AWARDS
2010-2013
Maryland Institute College of Art Merit Scholarship
Maryland Institute College of Art Materials Grant

2009
The Joan Mitchell Foundation Residency Fellowship

2002-2006
University of Florida/NWSA Presidential Scholarship
Frances Wolfson Scholarship
University of Florida Art Association Materials Grant

PRESS
NBC Latino, Citicien’: 100 Puerto Rican Artists Express Complexity of U.S. Citizenship, March 2017
Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, Visual Art: Degrees of Separation, April 2015
The Huffington Post, Women Photographing Women, Jacqueline Bishop, March 2014
Saint Lucy curated by Mark Durant, One Picture/One Paragraph, November 2013
HyperAllergic, MICA Summer MFA Thesis Exhibition, Todd Keyser, June 2013
Bmore Art Blog by Cara Ober, Lux at Maryland Art Place, November 2012
Art is About, A New World School of the Arts Fundraiser Exhibition, August 15, 2012
Philallery, The Romantic Impulse at Gross McCleaf, January 2012
Orlando Sentinel Blog, Arts & Letters: ACA’s New Batch of Artists, October 2009
Sun Sentinel, Art Basel Coverage: Off the Cuff, December 2005

TEACHING
Riverside City College, Riverside, CA  | Photography