SHOWS & AWARDS

SOLO EXHIBITS

2016 to Present, Long Term Loan, Work Force 1 Career Center, Washington Heights, New York City


2018 Featured on cover of Enclave Magazine


2017 Open Studio, NoMAA, Washington Heights, New York City


2016 Long Term Loan, Ft. Washington Library, Washington Heights, New York City


2015 Small Pieces, Ft. Washington Library, Washington Heights, New York City


2014 La Lana te Dice/The Wool Will Tell You, Bellas Artes, San Miguel de Allende, México


2013 Hecho en México, Office of Councilmember Ydanis Rodriguez, Washington Heights, New York City. Reynaldo García Pantaleón, curator.


2012 Uptown Art Stroll: Ft. Washington Library, Word Up Community Bookshop, Office of Councilmember Ydanis Rodriguez, Our Saviour’s Atonement Church, Washington Heights, New York City


2012, Hecho en México/Made in Mexico, Le Chéile, Washington Heights, New York City


2010, A Few Weavings: No Parking Bar, Washington Heights, New York City
 

2010, Nuevos y viejos/New and Old: Bellas Artes, San Miguel de Allende, México  
 

2009, Hecho en México /Made in Mexico: Hebrew Tabernacle of Washington Heights, New York City
 

2009, Hecho en Bellas Artes:  Bellas Artes, San Miguel de Allende, México
 

2008, Hecho en México/Made in Mexico: Poet’s Den Gallery, New York City
 

2003, Hecho en México/Made in México: Museo Allende, San Miguel de Allende, México
 

1999, Celebrating Women’s History Month/Celebrando el mes de la historia de la mujer: Borough of Manhattan Community College, City University of New York, New York City
 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITS

Spring/Summer/Fall 2018 Art@LeCheile show, featuring local artists, NYC


2018 Textile Study Group of New York, Member's Gallery Spring Exhibition, New York


Fall 2017 The Belskie Museum of Art and Science, Closter, NJ


Fall 2017 Unnatural Election, A group show curated by Andrea Arroyo at the Puffin Gallery, Teaneck, NJ


Fall, 2017 The Salon Hang, 'Grace - Diversity - Community' Fort Washington Collegiate Church, NYC


2016 Unnatural Election Project, Andrea Arroyo, curator


2016 Uptown Arts Review, Rio II Gallery, New York City, Andrea Arroyo, curator


2015 Cornerstone Open Studios, Holiday Show, Washington Heights, New York


2014 Artists Unite Pop Up Exhibit for Uptown Arts Stroll, Highbridge Park, New York City


2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012 NoMAA Uptown Art Stroll


2013-2014 Artists Unite/MTA NYC Transit: The Poster Project in 181st St. Subway elevator


2012 NoMAA Gallery, Grantees Exhibit, New York City, Rocío Aranda-Alvarado, curator


2011 Hecho A Mano:Risa Ehrlich & Elizabeth Starčević, El Taller Latino Americano, New York City, Andrea Arroyo, curator


2011 VI International Biennial of Contemporary Textile Art: Galería de Arte Contemporáneo, Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico (juried)


2011 Women in the Heights-Perspectives: Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance Gallery, Washington Heights, New York City (juried), Andrea Arroyo, curator    


2012, 2008-2010 & 2003-2006, Hudson View Gardens Annual Art Show, Washington Heights, NYC, (juried)
 

2007, The Spirit of Weaving: New York Handweavers Guild: Anthroposophical Society Gallery, NYC (juried)
 

2007, A Treasure Trove of Objects D’Art:  Generator Gallery, San Miguel de Allende, México
 

2003, 2000, 1999, & 1997, Group exhibits, Bellas Artes, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
 

2002, Convergence 2002, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (juried)
 

2000, New York Handweavers Guild Exhibit: New York City Public Library, Donnell Branch (juried)
 

2012, 2011-2008, 2006-2002, 1997,1995, Multiple different exhibits at the City University of New York--City College, John Jay, Borough of Manhattan, Queensborough, York College.

EXHIBITS CURATED

2007, Felix Pérez Juárez and Bellas Artes: Interwoven Lives/Felix Pérez Juárez y Bellas Artes: Vidas entretejidas: Bellas Artes, San Miguel de Allende, México    


1997, Homage to Maestro Felix Perez Juarez by his students/Homenaje al maestro Felix Perez Juarez por sus alumnos: Bellas Artes, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

AWARDS & AFFILIATIONS

AWARDS:

  • 2016 Long term loan to Workforce1-New York City Career Center
  • Cornerstone Studios Artist 2015-2016
  • 2012 NOMAA Creative Grant

AFFILIATIONS:

  • New York Guild of Hand Weavers
  • Textile Study Group of New York
  • Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance (NoMAA)
  • Northern  Manhattan Art & Culture (NMAC)

IN COLLECTIONS

City College and York College, City University of New York  

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2007-2015 President, PEN San Miguel Chapter, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico


1969-2011 Professor, Spanish Language and Literature, City College of New York, CUNY


1992-present - Weaver, specializing in large wall hangings, studied with Master weavers, Felix Pérez Juárez in Bellas Artes and Agapito Jiménez in the Instituto Allende, San Miguel de Allende, México