Book Publication upcoming

·      Historias Bravas/Other Stories, Autograph, London, UK fall 2016


2015   PhotoQuai Biennial, Musee de Branly, Paris, France

           Ecuadorian Exhibition, Photographic Museum of Humanity

           House on Mango St., National Museum of Mexican Art, Chicago, IL

2014   Staging the Self, National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Museum, Washington

            Latino US, Spanish Institute, NYC

            Views from Home, Northlight Gallery, Phoenix, Arizona

2013   LatinoUS, LACMA, Los Angeles, California

            Hearst Foundation group show, 8x10, NYC

            Exhibition at Itau Cultural part of the LatinAmerican Forum, Sao Paulo, Brazil

            LatinoUS, Spanish Embassy, Washington DC

            Crossing Boundaries, Group Show, BRICMedia, EnFoco show, Brooklyn

2012   Recontres des Arles Transience group show, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

            Solo Show, Blue Sky Gallery, Portland, Oregon

            Identity, Group Show, Latvia Museum of Contemporary Photography

2011    RealWays Solo show as part of the Real Ways Award, Hartford, Connecticut

Photo Forum Review, Houston Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas

Pour L'Image group Exhibition, Niort, France

Recontres des Arles, Transience group show, Arles, France

“Home”, Dublin Art Festival, Dublin – Ireland

Other Stories, Diaphane Foundation Photo Festival, Breche, France

2010    En Foco at Calumet Photographic, New York, NYC

Vision de la Mort, group show Queens Museum, NYC

Migrations, United Nations Exhibition, NYC


Visiting Professor, California Institute of the Arts, CA (2015-2016)

Adjunct Photography Professor at CUNY, NY, (2012)

Publications, Articles

          Washington Post (Article)

          Wall Street Journal (Article)

           New York Times (Article)

           Archivo, First Edition “Identity”, Lisbon, Portugal

           La Nouvelle Republic, Paris, France, June, 2011

Le Tigre Magazine, Paris, France

            Nueva Luz Journal, Vol 14#3, 2010


New York Times Lens Blog

Conscientious Art Review

Hufftinton Post


  • Selected Artist/Participant at the 3rd Latin American Forum, Sao Paulo, 2014
  • Selected participant for the first NYT review, NYC 2013
  • Recontres des Arles Invited Artist, Arles, France, 2012
  • Photoannual, photo festival in Beauvais, France, 2011
  • Third Finalist for the Canon AFJ Award, Perpignan, France, 2010
  • NYFA, New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship, NYC, 2010
  • Real Art Ways Photography Award, 2010
  • "New Works #13" by Anne Tucker, Nueva Luz Photographic journal, 2010
  • Selected Participant for the LMCC Workspace, NYC, 2009
  • New Works Photography Fellowship Award, EnFoco, NYC, 2009
  • Individual Artist Initiative Award, Queens Council of the Arts, 2009
  • Urban Artist Initiative Award, Bronx Council of the Arts, 2009
  • Selected Photographer to participate at the Biennial FotoFest Photo Review, Houston, Texas, 2009
  • Danish School of Journalism, Photography Grant, Arhus – Denmark, 2007


  • Wurlitzer Foundation Residency, Taos, New Mexico, 2012
  • LightWork Artist-in-Residence, Syracuse, NY, 2012
  • Pour L'Images Residency, Niort, France, 2011
  • Fondazione Antonio Ratti, Visual Arts residency w/Alfredo Jaar, Como-Italy, 2005


  • Objects of Transportation, Assosiation Pour L'Instant, Niort, France
  • Evil Eye, from the Series Other Stories, EnFoco Collection, NYC
  • Equal, From the Series “Bliss St.”, Houston Museum of Fine Arts
  • E'yeke, Museum of Fine Arts, Guayaquil – Ecuador
  • Ogni Giorno, Untitled, Fondazione Ratti, Milan - Italy 


Photography, Danish School of Journalism, Post Graduate Studies, Arhus, Denmark 2007

Bachelor in Visual Arts, School of Visual Arts, NYC, NY, 2005

Philosophy and Eastern Thought, Stony Brook, NY, 2002