CV

b. Guadalajara, Mexico.

 

EDUCATION

2014
MFA, Yale University School of Art, Painting/Printmaking, New Haven, CT

2012
BFA, California College of the Arts, Painting/Visual Studies, San Francisco, CA

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2017     
To Be Honest, Harvey/Meadows Gallery, Aspen, CO
The Self on the Shelf, Spring/Break Art Show, New York, NY
Grupo < 11 >, Instituto Cervantes, New York, NY

2016
Bomb Pop Up!, Pop-Up Show, Brooklyn, NY
Grupo < >, Experimental Gallery, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

2015
Every Number is One: A Whole in Three Parts Composed of Twenty-Four Stages of Difference or How Can We Know the Moon if We Never See its Dark Side?, Transmitter, Brooklyn, NY

2014
MX/NY, Front Art Space, New York, NY

Condensed Matter: Yale MFA Thesis Exhibition, Green Gallery, New Haven, CT
The Last Brucenial, Bruce High Quality Foundation, New York, NY

2012               
Polychromes, Zughaus Gallery, Berkeley, CA (solo exhibition)

CCA Senior Exhibition, Tecoah and Thomas Bruce Galleries, San Francisco, CA

2011
Matter Matters, As Is Exhibitions, Oakland, CA

2010
Conceptual Landscapes, MACLA, San Jose, CA (two person exhibition)
Double Dip, Root Division, San Francisco, CA
From the Matrix to Migration, Casa Hidalgo, Colotlán, Mexico

2009
Life Elsewhere, The Consulate General of Mexico, San Francisco, CA (solo exhibition)
On View, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley,CA

2008
Exonome, The Consulate General of Mexico, San Francisco, CA

2007               
Otherwise Nature, Swarm Gallery, Oakland, CA (three person exhibition)

Ancient Roots Urban Journeys, Oakland Museum of California, Oakland, CA          

2006
Advent of Summer, Vessel Gallery, Berkeley, CA

2005
Translations, de Young Art Center, San Francisco, CA (solo exhibition)
Corridor to Autumn, Vessel Gallery, Berkeley, CA
Thirty Something: Three decades of innovative work from the Kala Art Institute, SFMOMA Artist Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2004               
Edición de Cuatro, Meridian Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Arte Latino, Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA

2003               
Impressions, 66balmy Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2002
Substance of Choice, Galeria de la Raza, San Francisco, CA
Taking it to the Edge, June Steingar Gallery, Oakland, CA

A Dialogue on Paper, Mission Cultural Center, San Francisco,CA

 

AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS

2015
Rema Hort Mann 2015 New York Nominee
Smack Mellon Hot Picks 2015

2014
Yale University School of Art, Ralph Mayer Prize

2011
California College of the Arts President’s Scholarship

2007 – 2011
William & Gloria Brobeck Scholarship

2007 – 2011
California College of the Arts Faculty Honors Award

 

RESIDENCIES & FELLOWSHIPS

2017
Museum of Arts and Design, Artist Studios Residency Program, New York, NY
Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Artist-in-Residence, Snowmass, CO

2004 – 2011   
Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA

2005
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA


OTHER

Co-Founder and Editor, Asteroids and Asterisms 
Founding Member, Colectivo Grupo


PUBLICATIONS

2016     
New American Paintings #123 MFA
Precog Mag Vol.2

CURATORIAL

2010
Alluring Subversions, Oliver Art Center, California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA

2002
La Feria de los Muertos, Mission Cultural Center, San Francisco, CA