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EDUCATION
2016
PhD Candidate. Interdisciplinary Studies. University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada. (In progress)
2013
MFA. University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.
2011
MFA. National School of Fine Arts in the National Autonomous University of México (UNAM). Mexico City, Mexico.
2004
Undergraduate. National School of Fine Arts (UNAM). Graphic Design and Visual Communication. Mexico City, Mexico.

SEMINARS
2009-2011
Seminar. Disturbance Zones: Indigenismo. Extended Campus. Museum of Contemporary Art MUAC, National Autonomous University of Mexico, UNAM. Taught by Mariana Botey and Cuauhtemoc Medina. Mexico City.
2009
Technical Seminar: “Ecological Sustainable Housing.” National Association Companies and Supervision (ANCSAC). Mexico City.

AWARDS
2016
Emerging Artist (Category Visual Arts) nominated by Dana Claxton. The Mayor’s Arts Awards. Vancouver, BC, Canada.

GALLERIES
Represented by Fazakas Gallery. Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Private art collections: Mexico, Argentina, Brazil, and Canada.

ART FAIRS / AUCTIONS
2014-2016
VAG Art Auction. Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada.
2014-2016
The Toronto International Art Fair. Toronto, ON, Canada.

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

Solo Shows
2015
Definiciones (Definitions). Art Gallery of Greater Victoria (AGGV). Victoria, BC, Canada.
2014
La Casa de las Máscaras (House of Masks). Fazakas Gallery. Vancouver, BC, Canada.
2012
Presencia Anacrónica (Anachronistic Presence). AMS Gallery University of British Columbia (UBC). Vancouver, BC, Canada.
2004
“Teoría de Euler” (Euler theory). Installation. La Boligoma Art Gallery. Mexico City, Mexico.
2003
Esferas. Installation. National School of Fine Arts (ENAP) in the National University Autonomous of Mexico (UNAM). Mexico City, Mexico.
Yaxactun -La Gran Ruta- (The Great Route) Emma Rizo Art Gallery, ENEP. Mexico City, Mexico.

Selected Groups Shows
2016
Emerge. Fazakas Gallery. Vancouver,BC, Canada.
Day of the Dead Exhibit. Granville Island Cultural Society. Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Divergent Convergence. Fazakas Gallery. Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Biennial UNAM. University Museum of Science and Arts. Mexico City, Mexico.
Light It Up. Arnica Artist-Run Centre. Kamloops, BC, Canada.
2015
Day of the Dead Exhibit. Granville Island Cultural Society. Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Not Sent Letters. Organized by Jeremy Todd. The Toast Collective. Vancouver, BC, Canada.
2014
Down on the Corner. Gene Cafe. Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Mēxihco. El omeyokan disipado (Mēxihco. The dissipated paradise). Simon K.Y. Lee Global Lounge, University of British Columbia (UBC). Vancouver, BC, Canada.
2013
Diffractions of the Local. Back Gallery Project. Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Story. Fazakas Gallery. Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Ten Thousand Suns. Satellite Gallery. Vancouver, BC, Canada.
As Seen Here. Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery. University of British Columbia (UBC). Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Resonating Existent(s). AHVA Library Gallery. University of British Columbia (UBC). Vancouver, BC, Canada.
2012
Ded Reckoning. AHVA Library Gallery. University of British Columbia (UBC). Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Noche de los Museos (Night of the Museums), Buenos Aires Flea Market. Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Plaza de Mayo (May Square), November 8th, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2011
XV Biennial of Painting Rufino Tamayo, Rufino Tamayo Museum. Mexico.
2010
Japan I was [am not] I – Otaku. Recollections of Japan. Carlos Colín and Josué Gordon. EGADE EGAP Building. Tecnológico de Monterrey, Mexico.
Arte Shock. Interactive Program. Visual Art and Artistic Process. Website: arteshock.com.mx. Mexico City, Mexico.
2009
II Competition Los Leones No Son Como Los Pintan (Lions are not Like Pictures). Iberoamerican University. Mexico City, Mexico.
2008
II Biennial of Art in Glass, Museo del Vidrio (Monterrey Glass Museum). Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico.
T-REX. International Contemporary Art Festival. Jesus Gallardo Art Gallery. León, Guanajuato. Mexico.
2007
“A la Muerte con una Sonrisa” (Dead with a Smile). MUMEDI (Museum of Mexican Design) Mexico City, Mexico.
2006
San Sebastián Mártir. Popular Manifestation. Tres50 Art Gallery. Chiapa de Corzo, Chiapas. Mexico.
2004
First Glass Art Contest. Museo del Vidrio (Monterrey Glass Museum). Monterrey, Nuevo León. Mexico.
2003
Photographing Democracy. Federal Electoral Institute. Mexico City, Mexico.
Mexican National Contest for Graphic Arts Fernando Pereznieto. Mexican Society for Geography and Statistics Art Gallery. Mexico City, Mexico.

PUBLICATIONS / BIBLIOGRAPHY / LINKS
2016
The 10 most exciting artists to check out at Art Toronto. Toronto Life. Newspaper, by Emily Landau, October 26, 2016. Link: https://torontolife.com/culture/art/10-artists-to-see-art-toronto-2016/
2014
The Toronto International Art Fair. Art Toronto. Catalogue.
2013
Diffractions of the Local. Back Gallery Project. Vandocument. vandocument.com.
Story. Fazakas Gallery. Vancouver Courier. October 1, 2013.
Story. Fazakas Gallery. Georgia Straight, September 26 – October 3, 2013, Volume 47, Number 2388.
Ten Thousand Suns. Satellite Gallery. Catalogue.
As Seen Here. Morris and Helen Belkin Art Gallery. Catalogue.
Trinkets. Video documentation, Vimeo: http://vimeo.com/52493884
2012
XV Biennial of Painting Rufino Tamayo. Catalogue
XV Biennial of Painting Rufino Tamayo. Caustica Magazine. http://blog.causticamagazine.com/?p=3693
2010
Arte Shock. Caustica Magazine. http://blog.causticamagazine.com/?p=206
2008
Monterrey Glass Museum. Catalogue
Fragile. Caustica Magazine. http://blog.causticamagazine.com/?p=142
2004
Monterrey Glass Museum. Catalogue

TALKS
2017
Guest Responder. Vancouver Launch for Terreno: Borderlands Linguistic by Lois Klassen. Emily Carr University. Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Panellist. NEXUS. Interdisciplinary Studies Graduate Conference. UBC, Vancouver, BC, Canada.
2016
CALACS (Canadian Association for Latin American and Caribbean Studies) Congress. University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
2015
Panelist. 6th Latin American Research Group Workshop. University of Victoria – UVIC. Victoria, BC, Canada.
Panelist. Panel Discussion “In Another Place, and Here”. Art Gallery of Greater Victoria – AGGV. Victoria, BC, Canada.
2014
Panelist. Out-of-the-Box: Celebrating Interdisciplinarity Conference. Liu Institute for Global Issues – UBC. Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Panelist. Seminar in Hispanic Studies, Art History, Visual Art, and Theory. French, Hispanic & Italian Studies (FHIS) – UBC. Vancouver, BC, Canada.
2011
Panelist. ENAP Conference. Fifth Graduate Student Colloquium. National School of Fine Arts (ENAP). UNAM. México City, Mexico.