American, b. Caracas, Venezuela

EDUCATION
Master of Fine Arts / Photography, with distinction     2021
     Pratt Institute – Brooklyn, NY                                                                                                
     Bard College / International Center for Photography  – New York, NY  (first year)                    

General Studies Certificate Program     2012
     International Center of Photography – New York, NY                                                            

B. A. in International Business     1999
     North Greenville University – Greenville, SC                                    

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2021             Saber de Tí, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
2018             Landings, Cindy Lisica Gallery, Houston, TX 
2017             Tease, Houston Center for Photography, Houston, TX 
2016             Tease, ClampArt, New York, NY
2013             Tease, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2021              Unfkd: Fine Art and Photography MFA Thesis Exhibition, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
2020             I Thought I Saw, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
                        Slow Motion, Pratt Institute. Brooklyn, NY
                        Unbound9!, Candela Gallery. Richmond, VA
                        Culture Place, Dallas Art Fair - Bill Arning Exhibitions
2019             Not Gay as in Happy, but Queer as in F*ck You, Alabama Song. Houston, TX
                       The Assembly, FotoFest International. Houston, TX
2018             Heat Wave, Cindy Lisica Gallery. Houston, TX
                       Observing the Invisible (two-person show with Emilie Duval), Pop-up. Houston, TX
                       Contemporary Art Museum Houston Annual Gala. Houston, TX
2017             Sotheby’s Auction: The Cantor Fitzgerald Fund/Hurricane Harvey Relief. Houston, TX
                       Texas Treasures, Vaughan Mason. Houston, TX
                       Art on Paper, Cindy Lisica Gallery. New York, NY
                       Art City Austin, Cindy Lisica Gallery Austin, TX
2016             Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Atlanta Contemporary. Atlanta, GA
2015             #masculinity, LOW Museum, Atlanta, GA 
                       Art Papers, Annual Show. Atlanta, GA
                       Atlanta Contemporary, Studio Artist Program. Atlanta, GA 
2014             Ballet X, Bridgette Mayer Gallery Philadelphia, PA 
2013             Summer Show, Santa Fine Art. Bethlehem, PA
                       Dallas Art Fair, Bridgette Mayer Gallery. Dallas, TX
                       The Members Show, Philadelphia Photo Arts Center. Philadelphia, PA 
                       Ballet X, Bridgette Mayer Gallery. Philadelphia, PA
2012             Art Miami, Bridgette Mayer Gallery Miami, FL
                       Camera Club NY Annual Show. New York, NY
                       InterContinental New York Barclay. New York, NY
                       Rita K. Hillman Gallery, International Center of Photography. New York, NY 

SELECT PUBLICATIONS 
2022            Interlogue (upcoming)
2018            OutSmart Magazine (November)
                       Arts + Culture TX (March)
                       Houston CityBook (Winter)
2017             Spot Magazine, Houston Center for Photography (Spring)
                       L'Oeil de la Photographie (June)
                       FreePress Houston (July)
                       Magenta Mag/Magenta Foundation (Spring/Summer - Canada)
2016             Les inRocKtables (July - France)
2013             Jan Rattia, Tease, Bridgette Mayer Gallery 
2012             Shift Vol. 7 Order Disorder, International Center of Photography

CURATORIAL
2020            I Thought I Saw, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

SELECT COLLECTIONS
The Bunnen Collection of Photography at the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
Private collections 

AWARDS & SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS
2021            Excellence in Academic Achievement, School of Art, Pratt Institute
2019            Director's Fellowship, International Center of Photography-Bard College 
2017            Carol Crow Memorial Fellowship, Houston Center for Photography

Georgia State University - International Center for Photography - Savannah College of Art and Design - Agnes Scott College - Kennesaw State University - Houston Center for Photography - SPE 2020 Annual Conference 

RELATED WORK EXPERIENCE
Visiting Assistant Professor, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY (2021 -   )
Graduate Assistant, Photography, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY (2020-21)
Director of Education, Houston Center for Photography, Houston, TX (2018-19)