Curriculum Vitae

Below is a list of the Artist’s work and accomplishments:



Featured Artist at LatinX Conference, Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA

Incarceration, Orange County Center for Contemporary, Santa Ana, CA


Southern California/Baja Biennial, San Diego Art Institute, San Diego, CA


Publication, featured artist in Harvard Journal of Hispanic Policy (2015)

Inside/Outside: Prison Narratives, Wignall Museum/Chaffey College, Rancho Cucamonga, CA.

MANIFEST: JUSTICE, Pop-up Exhibition, Los Angeles, CA.

Portraits of Purpose: Photographs of Human Survival inside Jail, Los Angeles County Men’s Central Jail, Los Angeles, CA.

L.A. Pix – Still, Document Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.

Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, Place & Practice, San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA.


Grand Rounds (public art collaboration w/Elana Mann), Los Angeles Music Center and Machine Project in Grand Park, Los Angeles, CA.


Emerging Artist Fellow, Fellowship for Visual Artists, California Community Foundation

Signature Works: 25th Anniversary Gifts, National Museum of Mexican Art, Chicago, IL.


Recipient, Investing in Artists, Artistic Innovation Grant, Center for Cultural Innovation

Random Acts of Time, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA.

Print Imprint, Actual Size LA, Chinatown, Los Angeles, CA.

Judicial Insights, Spare Change Artist Space.  San Francisco, CA.


Inside White Space: Portraits of Black and Brown Power in the Institution, Hiram W. Johnson State Office State Building, Art Gallery. San Francisco, CA.


Border Art Biennial/Bienal Fronteriza de Arte 2010, El Paso Museum of Art. El Paso, TX.  Museo de Arte de Ciudad Juarez. Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico.


Inside White Space: Portraits of Black and Brown Power in the Institution, Museum of African American Art.  Los Angeles, CA.

Award for Distinction in Creativity, College of the Arts, California State University, Long Beach


Theater of Souls, Angels Gate Cultural Center. San Pedro, CA.

Master in Fine Arts (Photography), California State University, Long Beach, CA

First Place, College Art Association Annual Conference, MFA Exhibition, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA.


Art of Photography Show, Lyceum Theater Gallery, San Diego, CA.


Bronze Award, Digital Conceptualization Category, Black & White Magazine, Single Image Contest

First Place, All Media Juried Exhibition, Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, CA

ArtSeen 3/Emerging Artist Show, Spring Arts Collective Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.

A Bureaucracy Artist, The Constant Gallery, Culver City, CA.


Master of Arts (Public Policy/Criminal Justice), Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA


Bachelor of Arts, American History (Honors Program), San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA