Work experience

-Teaching Artist, Marquis Studios, New York, 2022.

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

                            Virtual and In-person visual art workshops for children and adults 2020, 2021.

- 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

-To Flora - Public Tape Installation / City Artists Corps grant project, Fort Tryon Park, October 2021.

- 9/11 20th Anniversary Memorial - Public Tape Installation commissioned by Fort Tryon Park Trust, New York, Sep 2021.

- CII - Cultural Immigrant Initiative - BRAC Invited artist. Community public tape murals, 2021.

- 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

- Convergence, Art & Community, Bronx River Arts Center, 2022.

- 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.

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


- Nomaa Artist talk

- Art Review, Jersey City Times,

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


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

- Native Spanish Speaker.

- First Prize Poster contest, Nomaa, Manhattan Arts Strol 2021.

- City Artist Corps recipient, New York, 2021.

-LMCC UMEZ Arts Engagement Grant Recipient, 2022.

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First prize NoMAA Poster Contest, New York 2021.

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City Artist Corps recipient, New York 2021.