Professional Experience

2018-Present

Curatorial Assistant (Contract, Latinx Art), Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C.

2017-2018

Studio Assistant, Ana Fernandez Studios, San Antonio, TX

2016-Present

Founder and Manager, Mapache Bear Press

2012-Present

Co-Founder and Manager, Puro Chingón Collective, LLC

2017-18

Assistant Director SMU in Madrid Winter Abroad Program

           2010-2014

Curator of Exhibitions and Programs, Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin, TX

2010, 2018

Bilingual (Spanish) and English Scorer, NCS Pearson, Austin, TX

Freelance Writer, Demand Studios, demandmedia.com

2009

Academic Mentor, The University of Texas at Austin Athletics Department, Austin, TX

Outreach Coordinator and Youth Coach for Teen Docent Program, Goodwill Industries, Austin, TX

Research Assistant, Department of Art & Art History, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX

2008-2009

Archivist, Serie Project: Artist Residency Program, Austin TX

         INTERNSHIPS

2017

Marsh Foundation Curatorial Intern, Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe, NM

2007

Exhibitions Intern, Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin, TX

2005-2006

Gallery Assistant Intern, Creative Research Laboratory Gallery, Austin, TX

2004

Collections Assistant Intern, Texas Memorial Museum, Austin, TX

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

TEACHING ASSISTANT (DISCUSSION SECTION INSTRUCTOR)

2016

From the Baroque to the Digital Age: Art and People of the Modern World, Department of Art History, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX; Course Enrollment: 118 (2 Sections)

 

Art of the Aztecs, Department of Department of Art History, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX; Course Enrollment: 120 (2 Sections)

 

         PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

         TEACHING ASSISTANT

2017

History of Photography, Department of Art History, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX

2015

Portraiture and Selfhood, 1400-1914, Department of Art History, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX

2008

Survey Ancient through Medieval Art, Department of Art & Art History, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX

2007

Mesoamerican Art, Department of Art & Art History, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX

Introduction to Visual Arts 101, Department of Art & Art History, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX

 

 

SMU in Madrid Winter Abroad, 2017.

SMU in Madrid Winter Abroad, 2017.

Assistant to Ana Fernandez, Floating Altar at Muertos Fest, San Antonio, TX, 2017.

Assistant to Ana Fernandez, Floating Altar at Muertos Fest, San Antonio, TX, 2017.

Gizmuerto , Claudia Zapata, 2014; acrylic on resin,hand-casted & hand-painted; 4"; Edition of 1 (as part of the Puro Chingón Collective).

Gizmuerto, Claudia Zapata, 2014; acrylic on resin,hand-casted & hand-painted; 4"; Edition of 1 (as part of the Puro Chingón Collective).

Mapache Bear Press Official Logo.

Mapache Bear Press Official Logo.

Curator,  31K Portraits for Peace , Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin, TX, 2012.

Curator, 31K Portraits for Peace, Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin, TX, 2012.

Teen Docent Program, Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin, TX, 2009.

Teen Docent Program, Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin, TX, 2009.