Awards

2017

Meadows Graduate Student Council Travel Grant Recipient (January)

 

2016

Meadows Graduate Student Council Travel Grant Recipient (November)

 

Meadows Graduate Student Council Travel Grant Recipient (May)

 

2015

Meadows Graduate Student Council Travel Grant Recipient (May)

 

Meadows Graduate Student Council Travel Grant Recipient (March)

 

East Austin Studio Tour Fellowship (as part of Puro Chingón Collective)

 

Dean’s Departmental Award at Research Day in Art History

 

2014

Mexic-Arte Museum Outstanding Supporter/Partner

 

Juiceland Make Your Mark Mural Contest Winner (as part of Puro Chingon Collective)

 

Meadows Doctoral Fellowship in Art History

 

2013                            

Brown Boi Leadership Institute Selectee, Oakland CA, November 23-27

 

National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures (NALAC) Leadership Institute Graduate, July 15-20

 

Austin Critic’s Table Awards Nomination, Work of Art: Independent or Public Project, “Changarrito” Mexic-Arte Museum, Claudia Zapata, Changarrito curator and programmer, May 23

 

Austin Critic’s Table Awards Nomination, Visual Art Category: Solo Gallery Exhibition, “Miguel Aragón: Fractured Memories, Assembled Trauma” Mexic-Arte Museum, Claudia Zapata, curator, May 23

 

SXSWi Revolucionario Awards “The Mobilizer” Nominee

 

2012

Downtown Austin Alliance, Art and Placemaking Grant, Artist Recipient (as part of Puro Chingon Collective)

 

Mexican American Cultural Center Award of Excellence, Service in the Latino Cultural Arts, November 29

 

Austin Critic’s Table Awards Nomination, Visual Art Category: Touring Show, Art, "31K Portraits for Peace," Mexic-Arte Museum, Claudia Zapata, curator, May 24

 

2011

Austin Critic’s Table Awards Nomination, Visual Art Category: Museum Exhibition, "Young Latino Artists 15: Consensus of Taste," Mexic-Arte Museum, Claudia Zapata, curator, May 27

 

2009

The University of Texas at Austin Graduate Student Travel Grant  

 

2003—2005      

Alpha Lambda Delta Honor’s Society

 

 

Brown Boi Leadership Institute, Oakland CA, 2013

Street view of Wonderful, Amazing, Stunning, Phenomenal Fiesta public mural, sponsored by Downtown Austin Alliance, Art and Placemaking Grant, 2012

Mexican American Cultural Center Award of Excellence, Service in the Latino Cultural Arts, 2012