SHOWS & AWARDS

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SOLO EXHIBITS


  • 2019 The Process premiered June 29th, 2019, Higher Ground Festival 2019, New York City. Collaboration with Danielle Diniz & Mariel Mayz. Dance & Music inspired by my weaving “Darkness, War, Peace & A Little Bit of Hope”
  • 2018 Featured cover Enclave Magazine, Profs. Nora Glickman & Antonio Varderi, eds, CUNY
  • 2017 Open Studio/Art Stroll, NoMAA, Washington Heights, New York City
  • 2016 Long Term Loan, Workforce 1, Washington Heights, New York City
  • 2016 Long Term Loan, Fort Washington Library, Washington Heights, New York City
  • 2015 Small Pieces, Fort 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, Reynaldo García Pantaleón, curator, Washington Heights, New York City
  • 2013 Enclave Magazine, Profs. Nora Glickman & Antonio Varderi, eds, CUNY
  • 2012 Uptown Art Stroll: Fort 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

  • 2019 Fall, 8th Biennial of Contemporary Textile Art, “The Sustainable City”, Madrid, Spain
  • 2019 Summer, NoMAA Arts Stroll, Art @ Le Cheile Group Show, New York City
  • 2019 Summer, NoMAA Arts Stroll, The Heights/El Alto, Inwood Public Library, New York
  • 2019 Spring, ART IS MONEY – MONEY IS ART, Edoardo Marcenaro, curator, East Village Art View, New York
  • 2019 Spring, Women in the Heights – Creating for Change, Andrea Arroyo, curator, Rio Gallery, New York2019 Winter, The Heights/El Alto, Reynaldo García Pantaleón, curator, Word Up Community Bookshop, New York
  • 2018 Summer/Spring/Fall, Art @ Le Cheile Group Show, New York
  • 2018 Textile Study Group of New York, Member’s Gallery Spring Exhibition, New York
  • 2017 The Belskie Museum of Art and Science, Closter, New Jersey 
  • 2017 The Nation, OppArt blog, Unnatural Election, Andrea Arroyo, curator 
  • 2017 The Salon Hang, Fort Washington Collegiate Church, New York
  • 2017 Unnatural Election, Puffin Gallery, Teaneck, New Jersey, Andrea Arroyo, curator
  • 2016 Unnatural Election, Facebook Project, Andrea Arroyo, curator 
  • 2016 Uptown Arts Review, Andrea Arroyo, curator, Rio II Gallery, New York City 
  • 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
  • 2012-2018 NOMAA Uptown Art Stroll, New York
  • 2013-2014 Artists Unite/MTA NYC Transit: The Poster Project in 181stSt. Subway elevator, Rosa Naparstek, curator, New York City
  • 2012 NoMAA Gallery, Grantees Exhibit, Rocío Aranda-Alvarado, curator, New York City
  • 2012, 2008-2010 & 2003-2006, Hudson View Gardens Annual Art Show, Washington Heights, NYC, (juried)
  • 2011 Hecho A Mano:Risa Ehrlich & Elizabeth Starčević, El Taller Latino Americano, Andrea Arroyo, curator, New York City
  • 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, Andrea Arroyo, curator (juried), Washington Heights, New York City
  • 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, 2008-2011, 2002-2006,1997 & 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