Education:

 

University of Southern California, CA

2016 - Bachelors of Fine Arts

 

Long Beach City College, CA
2011 - Associates of Liberal Arts & Fine Arts

 

Solo Exhibit and Features:

 

2019

Junior High Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

 

2018

Kaleidoscope Kollective, Los Angeles, CA

 

 

2017

Kaleidoscope Kollective, Los Angeles, CA

MEYOUWE, Gallery Azul, Los Angeles, CA

Native Sol, Long Beach, CA

 

Selected Group Exhibitions:

 

2019

"Long Beach",  HiLo Gallery, Long Beach, CA

"Matrilineal",Culture House Collective, Grass Valley, NV

"Matriarch", Teatro Luna, Los Angeles, CA

"NFIA", Casa Del Tunel Art Center, Tijuana, MX

 

2018

"In Contrast" Flatline Gallery, Long Beach, CA

"Stories of the Neighborhood" Angel City Brewery, Los Angeles, CA

Kaleidoscope Kollective, Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA

"Women are Magic" , Align Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

"Beyond the Front Lines", Steelhouse, Eternal Front, Park City, UT

"Into Action", 1726 N. Spring St., Los Angeles, CA

 

 

2017

ChimMaya Gallery, Cross Culture, Los Angeles, CA

Sound and Sea Gallery, Long Beach, CA

ChimMaya Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Align Gallery, Highland Park, CA

"Encuentros espontaeos", Instituto Municipal del la Mujer, Tijuana, MX

 

2016

"Sacred Memories", El Tranquilo Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

" Homage to Frida", ChimMaya Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

"The Time is Now", Naming Gallery, Oakland, CA

"10 Year Anniversary", Gallery AZUL, San Pedro, CA

"Beyond the Pale", Roski Undergraduate Senior Thesis Exhibit, Think Tank Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

"Mujeres con Corazon", Instituto Politecnico Nacionel, Citedi, Otay Tijuana, MX

"From Her", El Pueblo Historical Monument & El Pueblo Park Association, El Tranquilo Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

 

2015

"We Are Still Here", Senior Seminar Exhibit, Helen Lindhurst Fine Arts Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

"10th Anniversary Exhibition", ChimMaya Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

"Sagrado Corazon Exhibition", ChimMaya Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

"Mujeres con Corazon", Instituto Municipal de la Mujer, Tijuana, MX

"Student Printmaking Show Case", Watt Hall, Los Angeles, CA

"3rd Year Anniversary Exhibit", Native Sol, Long Beach, CA

"Memorias De La Infancia" Centro Cultural Casa Del Tunel, Baja California, MX

 

2014

"Tour de Artistas Internacional", Plaza Pueblo Amigo, BC, MX

"Digital Tools for Design Show Case ", Watt Hall, Los Angeles, CA
"Advanced Painting Show Case", Watt Hall, Los Angeles, CA

"Ceramics Show Case", Watt Hall, Los Angeles, CA

"Student Advanced Drawing Exhibit", Helen Lindhurst Fine Arts Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

"Student Ceramic Display", Tutor Hall, Los Angeles, CA

"Anomalies", Helen Lindhurst Fine Arts Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

"Student Intermediate Drawing Exhibit ", Helen Lindhurst Fine Arts Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

 

2013

"8th Annual Dia de Los Muertos', Gallery Azul, San Pedro, CA

"Dia de los Muertos Festival", East End Studio Gallery, Houston TX

"Fusion Arte", NFIA Tour, Plaza Pueblo Amigo, Tijuana, MX

"6to Festival", Galeria Perez Meillon, Ensenada, BC, MX

"Spirit of Fall", Bon Vida Art Gallery, Sacramento, CA

"Collective Exposition", Taller & Galeria, Col. Cacho, Tijuana, MX

"The Unconscious", Colaboration X, San Bernardino, CA

Tour de Artistas", Centro Social, Civic & Cultural Riviera, Ensenada, BC, MX

"Tour de Artistas", Cultural Alliance Long Beach, Long Beach, CA

"Tour de Artistas", Casa de Cultura de Ensenada, Ensenada, BC, MX

"Mujeres de Ayer y Siempre", Centro Cultural De La Raza, San Diego, CA

"San Valentin Alternativo", A&M Entertainment, Los Angeles, CA

"5th Annual Artist Tour", GSC, Santa Ana, CA

"Tour de Artistas 2013", Historic Barrio District, San Diego, CA

 

2012

"Creative Artist Collective", Nola's, Los Angeles, CA

"Global Oneness Culture Fest", Vortex, Los Angeles, CA

"Arts & Culture", Federal Preparatory School of Lazaro Cardenas, TJ, MX

"Fusion Arte", Plaza Pueblo Amigo, Tijuana, Baja California, MX

"Tour De Artistas", Galeria de la Ciudad, Rosarito, Baja California, MX
"Naked Ladies", an Art Exhibit by Femme Cartel, Somar, Oakland, CA

"Dia de los Muertos Group Exhibition", ChimMaya Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
"Shades of the Americas", Centro Cultural De La Raza, San Diego, CA

"LA Craft", Street Craft LA, Wilmington, CA

"Long Beach Funk Festival", Z Gallery, Long Beach, CA

"Mujeres con Mayucula", Tecate, MX

"Mujeres con Corazon", Prepa Lazaro Cardenas, Tijuana, MX

"Icons of the Mid-Century", 1333 Warehouse, Long Beach, CA

"Viva El Arte Exhibit", Centro Cultural De La Raza, San Diego, CA

"International Artist Tour ", Gallery 741, San Pedro, CA

"Femme Fatale", Gallery Azul, San Pedro, CA

"Exposicion Colectivia Internacional", Galeria de la Ciudad, Tecate, MX

"Lover RocK", Presented by A&M, Rhythm Lounge, Long Beach, CA

“NFIA Tour USA-MEX Art Exhibition”, Chatismo Studio 101, Long Beach, CA

 

2011

“ELLAS Collective Group Exhibition”, WECAN, Wilmington, CA

"Autumn Group Exhibition", ChimMaya Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

“6th Annual Day of the Dead Celebration”, Gallery Azul, San Pedro, CA

"Vision Obscura", Chatismo Studio 101, Long Beach, CA

"Dia de los Muertos Group Exhibition", ChimMaya Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

"Non-Themed Exhibit", The Hive Gallery and Studios, Los Angeles, CA

“The Annual Frida Kahlo Art Show”, Picture This Gallery, Long Beach, CA

"Tour De Artistas", Arte Casa Galleria, Baja California, MX

"Long Beach Funk Festival", Long Beach, CA

"Liquid Aloha Festival",  Newport Dunes Resort, Newport Beach, CA

"International Art Exhibition", Art House Gallery, Central Tijuana, MX

"Open Your Eyes", Art, Music & Culture, Vees Cafe, Los Angeles, CA

"The Art, Music & Culture Show", Takechi Galleries, Los Angeles, CA

"Non-Themed Exhibit", The Hive Gallery and Studios, Los Angeles, CA

"LA May Day Festival", Hoover Rec. Center, Los Angeles, CA

"Exposicion International, Hispanos", Casa De Cultura Playa, Tijuana, MX

"Women that Rock", Rhythm Lounge, Long Beach, CA

"Bi-national Art Exhibition", La Antigua Bodega de Papel, Tijuana, MX

"Leimert Park Art Walk", Leimert Park, Los Angeles, CA

 

2010

“Amplify”, Hotel Maya, Long Beach, CA

“Foraneo Fest”, Plaza Marina, Ensenada, MX

“The Annual Frida Kahlo Art Show”, Picture This Gallery,Long Beach, CA

“Student Art Art Show”, Long Beach City College Gallery, CA

“Fundraiser for Haiti & Chili Art Show”, Picture his Gallery, Long Beach, CA

 

2009

“The Annual Day of the Dead Celebration”, Gallery Azul, San Pedro, CA

"Latino Art Show”, Art & Music Ent., Los Angeles, CA

“Latino Art Show”, Roberto's, Los Angeles, CA

"The Annual Virgin Exhibit”, Picture This Gallery, Long Beach, CA

“Inspiracion Moderna”, AL Borde Acoustic, El Gallo Plaza, LA, CA

“Summer Love”, Art & Music Entertainment, Los Angeles, CA

“NFIA Art Show”, Palacio Municipal de TJ, Galleria de la Ciudad, MX 

“LLOC Collective Exhibit”. NFIA, Galeria Teu,Guadalajara, Jalisco, MX

“Collective Exhibit”, NFIA, Casa Canel, Tlaquepaque,Jalisco MX

“ARTE”, NFIA, Case Cacho, TJ, MX“NFIA Art Show”, District 10 Gallery, MX  

 

2008

“Tour of Artist”, Casa de Cultura de Playas, Tijuana, MX

“Collective Exhibit”, NFIA, IMAC Palacio de Cultura de Tijuana, TJ, MX

“The Annual Virgin Exhibit”, Picture This Gallery, Long Beach, CA

“The Canvas Project”, Art House Coo. Op, Atlanta, GA

“The Annual Day of the Dead Celebration”, Gallery Azul, San Pedro, CA

“The Annual Frida Kahlo Art Show”, Picture This Gallery, Long Beach, CA

 

 

Installations and Murals:

City of Wellness Art Installation- Santa Monica College, Center for Media and Design, Santa Monica,CA, 2019

Ingredients Utility Boxes - The City of San Pedro, Del Taco 350 S Gaffey Street, San Pedro, CA, 2018

Utility Box - The City of San Pedro, 15th and Gaffey Street, San Pedro, CA, 2018

Sending Knowledge Through a Palm Tree - The City of Long Beach, 6900 Paramount Blvd., 2018

Tipanie Blossoms (Mural) - The City of South Pasadena, CA (Raymondale Drive and State Street), 2017

Flowers, Fruits & Veggies (Mural) - Smorgasburg Los Angeles, 785 Bay St., Los Angeles, CA 90021, 2017

Hibiscus Fragilis (Mural) - The City of Glendale, CA (Glenoaks and Highland) 2017

BeautyCon Art Installation - LA Convention Center, Los Angeles, 2017

Tiny Flowers From the Dirt (Mural) - The City of Long Beach, CA (Long Beach Blvd. and Pacific Coast Hwy 1), 2017

Dans e Soleil (Mural) - Angel City Brewery & Public House, 216 South Alameda Street, Los Angeles CA, 2017

Leaf Subsides To Leaf (Mural) - The City of Glendale, CA (Glendale Blvd. and Arcacia), 2016

The Guardian (Mural) - North Long Beach, Long Beach, CA. (E. Artesia Blvd. and Atlantic Blvd.), 2016

For the People (Mural) - East Village Arts District, Long Beach, CA. (between Elm and Linden), 2015

 

Awards:

 

Certificate of Appreciation - National Foundation of Independent Artists - May 2015

Recognized Artist - Casa de la Cultura de Ensenda - May 2013

Recognized Artist - Dirección Municipal Contra las Adicciones (DIMCA) -December 2012

Recognized Artist - 20th District of Tijuana Mexico - November 2012

Recognized Artist - Women with Cause - August 2012

 

Film:

 

Artist Feature - "The Last Leaf" Directed by Rajendra Thakurathi

Film Poster - "My Claire" Directed by Rajendra Thakurathi

 

Bibliography (Reviews/Articles/Catalogues/Interviews):

"Our Stories Our Impact" A Traveling Exhibit UCLA.edu 2020

"Larger Thank Life", UCLA Magazine December 18, 2019

Healing Legacies - Front Cover Artwork Peak Magazine, Volume 58, Issue 1, Spring 2019

"Meet the Artists Tasked with Beautifying North Long Beach Walls in the Next Months", Arts and Culture, Long Beach Post,

January 30, 2018

"New Sincerity", American Resilience, Q&A, Mer Young on Making Art to Respect Those Who Came Before Us,

December 11, 2017

"Dunn-Edwards", Design Blog, Artistic Inspiration, November 3, 2017

"Art Muzeo", Issue 4, Pages 34 & 35.

"Tecate, El Mexicano", Section 12A, April 15, 2015 issue.
"El Mexicano", Section E3, April 15, 2015 issue.

"The Manifold Magazine", Legacy, April 2014, Issue 5

"Frontera", Section 07-C, August 21, 2012 issue.

"El Mexicano", Section F, April 6, 2011 issue.

"Frontera", Section 05-C, September 10, 2010 issue.

"Random Lengths News, page 11, September 23 - October 6, 2011 issue.

 

Panels, Presentations, Workshops, (Critiques/Conferences):

"Here, Today, Tomorrow; Art on the Forefront of Social Justice " CSULB, Long Beach, CA, May 3, 2018.

“Doodles that Come to Life,” UCLA Geek Week MegaCon, panelist, Los Angeles, Ca, April 6, 2018.

 

 

Membership:

 

National Foundation of Independent Artist (NFIA)  - 2007 to Current