Work experience

Teaching Artist, BRAC - Bronx River Arts Center, SU-CASA Program. New York.                            

                            Virtual art workshops for children and adults - Spring, Summer, Fall 2020.

Textile Print Designer/Owner, Kidsize Studio New York, 2015-Present.

Freelance Textile Designer, Sunham Home Fashions, New York, 2017-2020.

Freelance Textile Designer, Martha Stewart Living, New York, 2012-2013.

Senior Designer, Idea Nuova Inc. New York, 2007-2015.

Senior Designer, Koko Company - New York, 2000-2007.  

Solo Exhibitions

Heart Echoes, Paintings, drawings and prints - Smush Gallery, Jersey City, NJ. Jan-Feb 2020.


Fragments of Time, Large scale paintings - Gold Wing Gallery, Hebrew Tabernacle, NY. Sep-Oct 2019.

On Boundaries, Commissioned Public Art Installation - Large scale paracord weaving on chain fence.                                                              Exchange Place Alliance. Jersey City, NJ, Summer 2019.


Traces, Indian Road Cafe Gallery, Inwood - New York, 2018.

Us, Darling Coffee, Inwood - New York, 2018.

Group Exhibitions

Why I teach, Bronx River Arts Center. Faculty of Teaching Artists. Virtual Exhibition, NY, 2020.

Why I teach  

Open Studios,Cornerstone Studios. New York, Winter and Summer 2015 - Present.

Open Studios, Five points Building. New York, 2003 - 2005.

Small Works, Hungarian Embassy, New York, 2002.

Merit Scholarship Recipients, Art Student League - Lincon Center Gallery, New York, 2001.


B.F.A Bachelor of Fine Arts. The National University of Colombia. 1990.

B.F.A Bachelor of Textile Design. Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana. 1997.

Studio Art Certificate. Painting - Art Students League of New York. 2001.

Illustration Portfolio II. Continuing ED School of Visual Arts, New York, 2003.


Art Review, Jersey City Times,

Texitura, Textile Design magazine # 50, Spain, 2014.


Certified Yoga Teacher, Integral Yoga Institute, New York, 2007.

Native Spanish Speaker.

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First prize NoMAA Poster Contest 2021