Born in Mexico City 1970, lived and worked in Mexico, Italy, and Germany, since 2001 in New York.

Individual Exhibitions

2013  Performance at The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Performance Invitation,

          United States of North America

2012  New Work, kasia kay art projects gallery, Chicago IL

          Artgate Gallery NY "Inverted Sky"

2011   Solo artist project at VOLTA NY, New York.. Cash Cube

2009   Special artist project for the PINTA art fair, New York.. United States of North America

2008   Musee de la Photographie a Charleroi, Bélgium "Eros -Thanatos"

           GEgallery, Monterrey, Mexico "Alter-eros"

2007   Galeria Leme, Sao Paulo, Brazil "Object of Desire"

2006   FOTOFEST, Diverseworks, Houston TX "Eros-Thanathos"

2005   Alternativaonce Gallery, Monterrey, Mex."Objeto del Deseo

          Festival Cervantino. Kunsthaus SantaFe San Miguel de Allende, Gto. Mex."Objeto del Deseo"

          Hoper House Art Center, Nyack, NY "Traps series"

          Continental Center I, gallery,Houston,TX "Via Crucis"

2004   Göteborgs Konstmuseum/Hasselblad Center, Gothenburg, Sweden "Corpus"

           Taller Boricua / Mexico Now. NY"Four Mexican Photographers"

2002   Open Studio, Long Island City, Nueva York. Traps series

2001   Art-Focus Gallery, San Miguel de Allende, Méx.

2000   Kuntshaus Santa Fe, San Miguel de Allende,Mex. "Señales" 

1996   Diego Rivera Museum, Guanajuato, Mex. "Encuentros y Realidades"

1995   Aristos Gallery. MUCA, Méx. City. "Transiciones"

1993   Galería Atelier, Querétaro, Méx."Confrontando Identidades Encubiertas"

1991   Queretaro Art Museum, Qro, Méx. "Erika Harrsch"

           Centro Cultural el Nigromante, San Miguel de Allende, Mex.

 

Group Exhibitions

2012   Kasia Kay Art Projects Gallery, ArtHamptons, Bridgehampton, NY

           Castrum Peregrini, Amsterdam, Netherlands. Paradox: The Limits of Liberty

           CONTEXT Art Miami

2011   Bellevue Arts Museum, Travelers,Objects of Dream and Revelation, WA.USA Anversville

           contemporary Antwerpen, Belgique. "Comme des Bétes"

           scope Miami, represented by kasia kay art projects gallery, Chicago

2010   8th International Women Art Festival, Aleppo, Syria

           Lodz Biennale 2010, Lodz, Poland

           Centre d'Art Contemporain du Luxembourg belge. Belgium-Luxemburg Papillonnages

           Other Gallery-Shanghai, China The Metamorphosis

2009   Tokyo-Gallery BTAP Beijing 798 Biennale 2009 : Constellations

           BRIC Contemporary Arts/Media/Bklyn. NY Status Report

           Amelie A.Wallace Gallery at SUNY College at Old Westbury, The Borders, NY

           Talent Preview '09, White Box, New York

2008   Seoul Museum of Art, 5th Seoul International Media Art Biennale "MediaCity Seoul 2008"

           2008 Yeosu International Art Festival, Yeosu Korea.

           Yoo Art Space gallery, Seoul, Corea. Over the Rainbow- 16 artists from New York city in Seoul

           DeanProject Gallery LIC NY"Introduction: Future Dialogues"

           PS122 Multidisciplinary Performance- VisionIntoArt NY

2007   Soundres Festival, Lecce, Italy. VisionIntoArt, Bodymap, Scuola Superiore ISUFI

           VisionIntoArt performing arts ensemble, performing residency at the

           Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Live Whitney Series

           Galeria Leme, Sao Paulo, Brasil

           Fieldgate Gallery, London UK Latitude

           Seven x Sins, Diverseworks Houston, TX

           Art & Activism Exhibit, Victoria Price Gallery, Santa Fe, NM.

           Walsh Art Gallery , The Quick Center for the Arts at Fairfield University,Connecticut

           Visionintoart performance at Joe’s Pub, New York

2006   FORUM + Elzbieta Koscielak Gallery Cultural Center Zamek, Lesnica Poland."Body Double"

           Lehigh University Art galleries museum "Latin American Photography II"

           Kashya Hildebrand Gallery, New York, NY "Woman: self Portrait"

           The Soap Factory, Minneapolis, MN "8x8x8"

           KBK gallery, Mexico city "Apropiaciones"

2005   7th FEMSA Monterrey Biennial / Monterrey, Mex.

           Mexican Contemporary Artists in USA/ Mexican Cultural Institute Washington,DC.. Mirrors

           Jamaica Center for Arts,NY "Momentito"

           Galeria de Arte Mexicano, Mexico city. “Los retratos de Dorian Gray”

           Edsvik Konsthall, Stockholm..Sweden "Corpus"

           Queretaro city Museum, Mex. "Eight Anniversary"

2004   The Artist:network, New York,NY "Anthro/socio"

           Art Istanbul, Istanbul, Turquía.

           The Affordable Art Fair, Nueva York, Kunst Haus SantaFé

           Photography is art gallery, TX A slightly different beast: The digital Print.

           UnitB Gallery, Chicago,USA "The Phanthom limb"

           Chihuahua Contemporary art museum, Chihuahua, Mex. "Highligts from the 6th

           MonterreyBiennial"

           Fundación Telefónica de Buenos Aires.. Argentina, Artista Invitado-videos123x...

           Centro Cultural de España, Mexico City, Invited Artist- Online and offline videos-123x mi.

2003   Monterrey Biennial–Centro Nacional de las Artes, Monterrey, Mex.

           Metropolitan Museum Monterrey, Mex." Arte y ética"

           Guanajuato University, Sala Hermenegildo Bustos. Mex. "Video Lounge - Vulnerable"

           Mackey Gallery, Art Houston 2003. Houston TX. "Open House"

           Museo de la Ciudad de Querétaro, Qro, Mex."Conjura Sinoptica"

2002   Metropolitan Museum Monterrey,Monterrey,Méx. "Muerte sin Fin"

           Exit Art Gallery, New York. "Reactions"

2001   Museo del Centenario, Monterrey, Méx "Encuentro y Celebración"

           Art-Faber Gallery San Miguel de Allende, Méx. "Foto-objeto"

1999   Queretaro art museum,Querétaro, Qro. Méx. "Fin de Siglo Nueva Era"

1998   Heinrich Heine Haus, Lüneburg, Germany. "Contemporary Mexican Art"

1997   Mexican General Consulate, Hamburg, Germany Functional Art, Harrsch-Kaufmann

1996   Dharma gallery, San Miguel de Allende,Mex"Arte y Objeto"

           Instituto Allende,San Miguel de Allende,Mex "Functional Art"

1995   Real Seminario de Minas, México city. "Homage to Luis Donaldo Colosio"

1994   Querétaro Art Museum, Méx. "Clave de Luz"

           Museo Universitario Contemporaneo de Arte MUCA, México City

1993   Centro Cultural el Nigromante ,San Miguel de Allende, Mex. Bellas Artes para Bellas Artes

1992   Galeria Libertad, Querétaro, Mex. Concurso de Artes Plasticas Agustin Rivera

1991   Museo de Arte de Querétaro Qro, Mex."Arte en Queretaro"

 

Awards and Grants

2008   Mex-Am Foundation, NY Award, (production of Eros-Thanatos installation selected for

           FOTOFEST

2003   Monterrey Biennial Mexico, Honorable Mention for installation “Traps System”

1997   Artes Plasticas Agustin Rivera, 2nd place, Querétaro México.

 

Video and Film Festivals

2008   PS122 Visionintoarts multidisciplinary performance, New York, NY Violens

2007   Visionintoart en Joe’s Pub , Nueva York, NY

           Soundres Festival, Lecce, Italy. VisionIntoArt, Bodymap, Scuola Superiore ISUFI

2006   Eros-Thanathos The Soap Factory Minneapolis, MN

          Eros-Thanathos Diverseworks-Fotofest Houston, TX

2004   Fundación Telefónica de Buenos Aires.. Argentina, Artista Invitado-videos123x...

          Centro Cultural de España, Mexico City, Invited Artist- Online and offline videos

2003   Traps- Video Lounge Vulnerable Festival Internacional de Cine Expresión en Corto.

           Guanajuato Gto.

 

Panel presentations and Artist Talks

2009   BRIC Rotunda gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2008   DIVA Digital Video Artfair, Whitebox, Nueva York, NY Artistas seleccionados para la Bienal

           de Corea, Digital Media City Seoul 08

2007   The Department of Art and Design-Art Forum Lecture Series, Montclair State University, NJ

           Walsh Art Gallery-The Quick Center for the Arts at Fairfield University,Connecticut

2006   Mexican women artists-Photographers at Lehigh University Art Gallery, PA, USA

           Violence Against woman in the work of Women artists- with Danielle Knafo and Erika Harrsch

           Kashya Hildebrand Gallery, Chelsea, New York, NY

           University of Minnesota - Department of Art

           Contemporary Mexican art in New York- Art and Design Studies Parsons-New School of

Design

2005   Jamaica Center for the Arts, NY

2003   Art and Ethics -Museo Metropolitano de Monterrey, Mex.

2001   Mexican Art Series, Via Crucis Paradise Valley Community College, Phoenix Az. USA.

1993-94  Instituto Tecnológico de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey. ITESM, Qro. Mex.

 

 

Undergraduate Education

Since 1985 full time painting experience with painting studies in Mexico City as an assistant at private artist studios

1989   Scuola di Arte Visive-Art’e, Florence, Italy.

1990   Querétaro-Fine Art School (Universidad Autónoma de Querétaro)

Fine art restoration Department – Fine Art School (Universidad Autónoma de Querétaro)

1991-93   Centro Culural El Nigromante and Instituto Allende, San Miguel de Allende, Mex.

                San Miguel de Allende-Fine arts institute of San Miguel de Allende, Gto. Mex.