SOLO AND TWO-PERSON SHOWS

The Ache for Home, ArtReach St. Croix Gallery, Stillwater, MN, 2018. 
The Ache for Home, Christensen Center Art Gallery, Augsburg College, Minneapolis, MN, 2017.   
(re)locate: A Place to Call Home, with photographer Wing Young Huie, The Third Place Gallery, Minneapolis, MN, 2012.
Home, Center for Changing Lives, Minneapolis, MN, 2012.

GROUP SHOWS

Journeys Here, Minnesota State Arts Board, Saint Paul, MN, 2018.
Latino Art Migration, Concordia Art Center, Saint Paul, MN, 2017.
Selected Works, Public Functionary, Minneapolis, MN, 2016.
The New Americans, with Pao Houa Her, Mohamud Mumin, Steve Ozone, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN, 2016.
Minnesota State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition, Saint Paul, MN, 2016.
The Peter Urban Legacy Exhibition, Griffin Museum, Winchester MA, 2016, curated by Elizabeth Avedon.
Passages: Walking in Contemporary Art, Perlman Teaching Museum, Northfield, MN, 2016, curated by Christina Chang.
The Portrait, MPLS Photo Center, Minneapolis, MN, 2015, curated by David E. Little.
Mexican / American / Mexican, Art at 801, Minneapolis, MN, 2015 curated by Laura Migliorino.
Wintertide Biennial Juried Art Exhibition, Public Functionary, Minneapolis, MN, 2015.
Kuala Lumpur International Photo Awards Portrait Exhibition, Centre for Asian Photographers, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, 2014.
FlakPhoto Midwest Print Show, Madison Public Library, Madison, WIS, 2014, curated by Andy Adams.
Selections from the 2014 Minnesota Biennial, Lanesboro Arts Center, Lanesboro, MN, 2014.
Minnesota Biennial, Minnesota Museum of American Art Project Space, Saint Paul, MN, 2014.
International Image Festival, Cultural Center of Spain in Mexico, Mexico City, 2014.
Kuala Lumpur International Photo Awards Portrait Exhibition, Whitebox, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2014.
International Image Festival, Hidalgo State University, Pachuca, Mexico, 2014.
Classic Macau, Samuel L. Freeman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 2014.
Classic Macau, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY, 2014.
Home, Oso Bay Biennial XVIII, Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi, TX, 2014, 
curated by Molly Roberts.
Women behind the lens: 100 years of Photographic Creation in Mexico 1910-2010, curated by Emma Cecilia Garcia Krinsky, Nuevo Leon Center for the Arts, Monterrey, Mexico, 2014.
Portraits 2014, Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO, , 2014, curated by Amy Arbus.
Diverse Perspectives Salon, Inver Hills Art Gallery, Inver Grove Heights, MN, 2014.
Masquerades, New Orleans Photo Alliance, New Orleans, LA, 2014.
III Fine Art Photography Show, Expo Foto Costa Rica 2013, San Jose, Costa Rica, 2013.
Camera Work: Contemporary Portraiture, Black Box Gallery, Portland, OR, 2013.
Minnesota State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition, Saint Paul, MN, 2013.
Home: Where We Live, MPLS Photo Center, Minneapolis, MN, 2013, curated by David J. Fraher.

XV years of Mary Ellen Mark´s Photography Workshop in Oaxaca, Fototeca Nacional, Pachuca, Mexico, 2012.
Women behind the lens: 100 years of Photographic Creation in Mexico 1910-2010, Arocena Museum, Torreon, Mexico, 2012, curated by Emma Cecilia Garcia Krinsky. 
Salon de la Fotografia Nuevo Leon 2011, Nuevo Leon Center for the Arts, Monterrey, Mexico, 2012.
Women behind the lens: 100 years of Photographic Creation in Mexico 1910-2010, Centro Cultural Tijuana, Tijuana, Mexico, 2011, curated by Emma Cecilia Garcia Krinsky.
XV years of Mary Ellen Mark´s Photography Workshop in Oaxaca, Manuel Alvarez Bravo Photography Center, Oaxaca, Mexico, 2011.
Best of Photography in Nuevo León 1999-2006, Plaza Fatima Cultural Center, San Pedro Garza Garcia, Mexico, 2009.
Fotografía Regia 1999-2006, Centro de la Imagen, Mexico City, 2009..
Photographic Artists from Nuevo Leon, Fotoseptiembre USA 2008, Mexican Cultural Institute, San Antonio, TX, 2008.
Salon de la Fotografia, Nuevo Leon 2003, Nuevo Leon Center for the Arts, Monterrey, Mexico, 2003.

AWARDS AND GRANTS

    
Artist Initiative Grant, Minnesota State Arts Board, 2017
American Photography 32, 2016
McKnight Visual Artist Fellowship, 2015.
Artist Initiative Grant, Minnesota State Arts Board, 2015
The Portrait, MPLS Photo Center, Minneapolis, MN, first place, 2015  
Fall Fine Arts Show, Northeast Minneapolis Arts Association (NEMAA), 2015 (first prize)
Wintertide Biennial Juried Art Exhibition, NEMAA & Public Functionary, Minneapolis, MN, 2015 (third place in photography category)
Fall Fine Arts Show, Northeast Minneapolis Arts Association (NEMAA), 2014 (first prize) 
Minnesota Biennial Finalist, Minnesota Museum of American Art, 2014
PX3 Prix de la Photographie Paris, Gold Medal in Portraiture, 2014
International Image Festival Contest Finalist, Pachuca, Mexico, 2014
International Photography Awards, Deeper Perspective, Portrait and Photo Essay/Feature Story Categories, 2013 (Honorable Mention)
Forca Noreste Artist Residency in Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2012  
Salon de la Fotografia Nuevo Leon, Honorable Mention, Center for the Arts-Conarte, Monterrey, Mexico, 2012
Salon de la Fotografia Nuevo Leon, Acquisition Prize, Center for the Arts-Conarte, Monterrey, Mexico, 2003

COLLECTIONS

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
Nuevo Leon Center for the Arts, Monterrey, Mexico
Manuel Alvarez Bravo Photography Center, Oaxaca, Mexico
Anoka-Ramsey Community College, Coon Rapids, MN
Private and Corporate Collections in Mexico and USA

LECTURES AND WORKSHOPS 

Guest Critic, MFA Critic Seminar Class, Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD), Minneapolis, MN, October 2017.

Summer Photography Course for Latino youth group at the Centro Tyrone Guzman, Minneapolis, MN, 2017.


Digital Photography & Visual Storytelling workshop with photographer Andy Richter, Everwood Farmstead Foundation, Gleenwood City, WI, October 2017.

McKnight Visual Artist Discussion Series with fellow Kristina Estell and Cesar Garcia, founder and curator of the Mistake Room in Los Angeles, Minneapolis College of Art and Design (MCAD), Minneapolis, MN, April 2017.

Photography Workshop with Andy Richter in Juchitán, Mexico, November 2016.

Visiting Artist for Introduction to Contemporary Art and Theory Class, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, March 2016.

Art Talk: Three 2014 MN Biennial Artists in conversation - “Absence / Presence” with artists Regan Goden McNerney and Howard Quednau. Minnesota Museum of American Art Project Space, Saint Paul, MN, July 2014.

BOOKS AND CATALOGS

2013    Women behind the lens: 100 years of photographic creation in Mexico, 1910-2010, Emma Cecilia Garcia Krinsky – Conaculta.
2013    Cien por Mexico, Expansion Editorial Group.
2012    Salon de la Fotografia Nuevo Leon, Center for the Arts – Conarte.
2011    XV Years of Mary Ellen Mark´s Photography Workshop in Oaxaca, Editorial Arte Oaxaca.
2003   Salon de la Fotografia Nuevo Leon, Center for the Arts – Conarte.