Born in Santo Domingo
Lives and works in Brooklyn

2010-2012         The State University of New York at Buffalo
2006-2009        Kansas City Art Institute
2004-2006        Altos de Chavón School of Design

Solo Exhibitions
2017               #POSTCOLONIALBOOTY, Articule, Montréal, QC
2012               The Bitten Peach, El Museo Francisco Oller Y Diego Rivera, Buffalo, NY
2009              Redox, Happening in Prospect Park, Brooklyn, NY
                       Pelu Shop, Lawrence and Kristina Dodge Gallery, Kansas City, MO
                       Io Creo, Lawrence and Kristina Dodge Gallery, Kansas City, MO
2008                  Verpum’, Epperson Auditorium, Kansas City, MO
                       Esplendente, Jannes Library, Kansas City, MO

Group Exhibitions (Selection)
2017   ‘Life and Living,’ Curated by Deli Gallery, Hudson Valley LGBTQ Center, Kingston, NY
             ‘Still Here’, Julia de Burgos Art Center, New York, NY
             ‘Sunday painter’, Laundromat Art Space, Miami, FL
2015   ‘CUT N MIX’, El Museo del Barrio, New York, NY
             ‘Costeñita', Pop Up Show, Bushwick Open Studios, Bushwick, NY
             ‘Pájaro’, Casa Quien, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
2013   ‘100 NYC Artists’, Pop Up Art Shop, Baranquilla, Colombia
2012     ‘Translation’, Today Art Museum, Beijing, China
2011      ‘Translation’, UB Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
             ‘BUTTER FILE’, Visual Studies Gallery, Buffalo, NY
             ‘BUTTER FAX’, UB Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
             ‘Les scénarios vont plus vite que les mentalities’, Visual Studies Gallery, Buffalo, NY
             ‘FRUIT FLY NURSERY’, Treehouse Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2010   ‘Version 2.0’, Soundlab, Buffalo, NY
2009  ‘Preview,’ H&R Block Artsapce, Kansas City, MO
2008    ‘Chautauqua Art Exhibition’. Logan Gallery, Chautauqua, NY

2015  ‘GUAO.’ Short Film. 34 minutes, filmed in Buenos Aires, Argentina
                          Official Selection - Wotever DYI Film Festival [London]
                          Official Selection - Miami Independent Film Festival [US]
                          Official Selection - Blackbird Film Fest [US]
                          Official Selection -TRANSITION International Queer Minorities Film Festival [Vienna]
                          Official Selection - BLOW-UP Film Fest [US]
                          Winner Best Caribbean Film - Martinique Film Festival [Martinique]
                          Official Selection - Festival MASSIMADI [Montréal]
                          Official Selection - Hong Kong Arthouse Film Festival [Hong Kong]
                          Official Selection - New Independent Film Festival [NYC]
                          Official Selection - OZARK SHORTS [US]
                          Official Selection - Soho International Film Festival [NYC]
                          Audience Award - The Artist Forum: The Festival of the Moving Image [NYC]
                          Official Selection - 14th International Short & Independent Film Festival [Bangladesh]
                          Official Selection - Latino and Iberian Film Festival at Yale [US]
                          Official Selection - Equality Festival in KYIV [Kiev]
                          Official Selection - Central Michigan International Film Festival [US]                                                                    Official Selection - Geo Film Festival and EXPOCINEMA [Italy]

2017      CLAGS Speaker Series, The Graduate Center, CUNY, New York City, NY                                                  The Leslie-Lohman Queer Art Lecture Series, Artist Talk, HALLWALLS, Buffalo, NY                                           Dear Nani, Artist Talk, Ryerson Artspace, Toronto, ON                                                                              #POSTCOLONIALBOOTY, Artist Talk, Articule, Montréal, QC
2016       Lucky Seven, Artist Talk, Museo del Barrio, New York, NY
2016       Festival Massimadi, Guest speaker, IGSF - McGill University, Montréal, QC
2015       Altos de Chavón, School of Design, Guest Artist, La Romana, DR
2011        Artist Residence, UB program at China Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China
2010       SUNY Buffalo Visual Studies Fellowship, Buffalo, NY
2009      Kansas City Art Institute Student Fellowship, Kansas City, MO
2008      Artist Residency, Chautauqua School of Art, New York, NY
2008      Chautauqua Institutions Merit Scholarship, Chautauqua, NY
2008      Jacob Riis Foundation, Guest Artist, Queens, NY
2007      Caribbean Art Council Grant, New York, NY
2006      Illustration Workshop with Seymor Chwast & Paula Scher, La Romana, DR
2006      Altos de Chavón School of Design Honor Scholarship, La Romana, DR

2017      Dear Nani Artist Talk, Toronto, ON                                                                                2016      REMEZCLA: 5 Questions with Painter-Turned-Director Eduardo Velázquez on His                                  Mumblecore Short 'Guao', New York, NY
2012                  Buffalo Beijing: Translation, Beijing, China
2012                  Visual Studies Catalog, essay by Roksana Filipowska, Buffalo, NY
2011                   ‘Interpreting the Language of Women’, essay by Brando Niezgoda, Buffalo, NY
2004      Antología de la Literatura Gay en la República Dominicana, Santo Domingo, DR