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EDUCATION:
M.F.A. - Painting, Drawing University of Arizona 1996
B.F.A. - Painting, University of Oregon 1994 Minor: Women's Studies
Lane Community College 1990 - 1991 Bilingual: Spanish

SELECT EXHIBITIONS:
2017 Emerald Art Center Springfield, Ore. "Spring exhibition", National juried show. "Best of Show" award. Painting
2016 Columbia Center for the Arts Hood River, Ore. Print, painting
2016 Maude Kerns Art Center Eugene, Ore. "Dia de los Muertos" assemblage
2016 Albany City Hall Albany, Ore. "Latino Art Exhibit" group show paintings, prints
2015 Jacobs Gallery Eugene, Ore "Natural Selections" 3 person show paintings
2015 Corvallis Art Center Corvallis, Ore. "13th Around Oregon Annual" Juror's award in painting
2015 Oregon State University "Art About Agriculture" permanent collection purchase, drawing
2014 Linn-Benton Community College SSH gallery Albany, Ore. Prints, paintings
2014 Maude Kerns Art Center Eugene, Ore. "Dia de los Muertos" exhibit. painting, print
2014 Ngapuhi Biennial Kaikohe New Zealand "Toi Maori exhibition" paintings
2013 Portland Art Museum Portland, Or. "Colored Pencils, Latino NOW" Paintings
2013 Linn-Benton Community College NSH Hall Albany, Or. "Community Ground v. 2" Paintings
2013 Maude Kerns Art Center Eugene, Ore. "Dia de los Muertos" Paintings
2013 Jacobs Gallery Eugene, Oregon "Mayor's Art Show" Paintings
2013 Clatsop Comm. College Gallery Astoria, Ore. "Community Ground" Paintings
2012 Jacobs Gallery Eugene, Ore. "Small Pleasures" Paintings
2012 Fairbanks Gallery OSU "Natural Selections" SOLO EXHIBITION Paintings
2012 Newport Visual Arts Center Newport, Or "Dos Culturas" Paintings
2011 SSH Gallery LBCC "Faculty exhibit" Albany, Ore. Paintings
2010 Chehalem Cultural Center Newberg, Ore. "Dia de Los Muertos" Paintings
2009 Pegasus Gallery Corvallis, Ore."Cultural Connections" 2 PERSON SHOW Paintings
2008 GROW Gallery Portland, Ore. SOLO EXHIBITION "Art Hop" celebration Paintings, drawings
2008 Jacobs Gallery Eugene, Ore. "Latino Visions" exhibit paintings
2007 DIVA Gallery "Ancestral voices/Inherited Visions" Eugene,Or. 2 PERSON SHOW w Lillian Pitt
2006 Pegasus Gallery "The Spirit Moves Them" exhibition Corvallis, Ore. Drawings, Paintings
2006 Maude Kerns Art Center "Dia de Muertos" exhibition Eugene, Ore. Paintings
2005 IFCC Gallery "Northwest exhibit" Portland, Ore. Paintings
2005 Jacobs Gallery "Drawing" exhibition, invitational. Eugene, Ore. Drawings
2004 Pegasus Gallery "LBCC Faculty exhibit" Corvallis, Oregon Paintings
2004 Jacobs Gallery "25 years anniversary exhibition" Eugene, Ore. Painting
2004 Chemeketa C.College "LB Faculty exhibit" Salem, Ore. Paintings
2004 Larson Gallery "Artistas de La Raza Cosmica" Yakima, Wa. Paintings
2004 Walters Cultural Center "Cadence" 2 PERSON SHOW Hillsboro, Ore. Paintings
2003 BICC Gallery (OHSU) SOLO EXHIBITION Portland, Ore. Paintings
2003 Springfield Art Museum SOLO EXHIBITION Springfield, Or. Paintings
2003 Rogue Comm. College "Celebrate NW Women" Grants Pass, Or. Paintings
2001 Jacobs Gallery Dia de Muertos exhibition Eugene, Ore. Paintings
2000 Benton Center Gallery "Faculty Show" Corvallis, Ore. Paintings
1999 Jacobs Gallery "Mayor's Art Show" Eugene, Ore. Paintings
1998 Lane Community College SOLO EXHIBITION: Eugene, Ore. Paintings, drawings
1996 Jose Galvez Gallery SOLO EXHIBITION Tucson, Az. Drawings, paintings

COLLECTIONS:
Linn-Benton Community College, Albany Oregon Permanent collection
Oregon State University, "Art About Agriculture" Permanent collection
Toi Maori Aotearoa, New Zealand
Pacificsource Health Plans, Springfield Ore. Permanent collection
Milagro Theatre, Portland Ore. Permanent collection
Centro Latino Americano Eugene, Ore. Permanent collection
Lane Community College, Eugene, Ore. Permanent collection

TEACHING EXPERIENCE:
2016 - 1998 Art Faculty Linn-Benton Community College Albany, Ore.
2003 - 2001 Chautauqua Scholar Oregon Council for the Humanities
1998 Adjunct Art Instructor Lane Community College Eugene, Ore.
1997 Adjunct Art Instructor Western Oregon University Monmouth, Ore.
1995 Teaching Fellow internship with painter Robert Colescott. Tucson, Az.

ARTICLES AND REVIEWS:
Review KLCC radio "Viz City" Eugene, Ore. 11/4/15
Feature article, photos: "Oregon 1859 magazine", Sept/Oct issue 2015
Photo, article Eugene Weekly Arts first visual arts issue Sept. 19, 2013
Feature article, photos, video. KVAL.com July 8, 2013
Photos, feature article "American Angler" magazine July/August issue
Photo, article Corvallis Gazette Times Oct. 11, 2012
Feature article: Eugene Talent (online) Magazine Aug. 1, 2011
Article, photo "Ethos" magazine Summer issue 2009
Photo, review. Eugene Weekly newspaper "Latino Visions" exhibit 4/24/08
Review of DIVA gallery exhibition KLCC radio "Viz City" Sept. 16, 2007
Photo, "Noticias Latinas" newspaper Oct. 16 2006 Hispanic Heritage Celebration, State Capitol
Interview "On Principle" Oregon Council for the Humanities segment aired June 30. 2005
Photo, article "The Hillsboro Argus" August 31, 2004 issue Front pg. Sec. D
Photo, article "Oregon Home" magazine July/August '04 issue, pg. 19, "Portfolio"
Review KLCC radio "Viz (visible) City" Eugene, Ore. 11/03
Photo, Fronts piece "Tempo" Arts section, Grants Pass "Mail Tribune" Feb. 28th, 2003
Photo, "The Oregonian" A&E section 10/25/02 pg. 31

SPECIAL PROJECTS, GRANTS, AWARDS:
2017 Awarded artist's residency "Hypatia-in-the-Woods" Sheldon, WA. Sept. 2017
2016 Awarded artist's residency "Sitka Center for Art and Ecology" Otis, Oregon Oct. 2016
2015 "13th Annual Around Oregon" Juror's award in painting Johanna G. Seasonwein, Senior
          Curator for Western Art at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art
2014 Awarded artist's residency at "Playa", Summer lake, Oregon August 2014
2014 Curator, "Viva Los Artistas" exhibition in May. The Dalles, Oregon
2014 Awarded sabbatical leave for New Zealand Invitational Artist Residency, Winter term, 2014
2013 Curator, "Community Ground v. 2" rotating exhibits, Mt Hood CC, Clatsop CC, Linn-Benton
2011 Juror Firehouse gallery "Southern Oregon Art Show" Grants Pass, Or
2009 Invitational- Media artist for Portland's "Teatro Milagro" 2009 "Day of the Dead"
2008 Featured artist "Art Hop" on Alberta St. "GROW" gallery Portland, Oregon
2008 Guest Curator, "Latino Visions" exhibition Jacobs gallery Eugene, Ore
2002 Juror "Celebrate Northwest Women" exhibit Grants Pass, Oregon

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