CV

Born in Mexico City. Lives and works in Dallas.

EDUCATION

2012 Master in Fine Arts: Painting Concentration, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island 2010 Bachelor in Fine Arts (BFA), Magna Cum Laude, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas
2006 Tecnológico de Monterrey Campus Querétaro, Conceptual Design Summer Program, Querétaro, Mexico

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018 The Chapel and Accompanying Works, Erin Cluley Gallery, Dallas, TX 2016 Scribble Paintings, The Box Company, Dallas, TX
2016 Scribble Paintings, COAM, Madrid, Spain
2015 From the Area, Latino Cultural Center, Dallas, TX
2015 SLATES, Erin Cluley Gallery, Dallas, TX
2013 1-15, Trailer Park Proyects, Puerto Rico
2012 Dormant Subversion, Oliver Francis Gallery, Dallas, TX 2012 Las Noticias, Curbs & Stoops, Westbury, NY
2011 Seven Days in America, Oliver Francis Gallery, Dallas, TX

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017 Through Thick and Thin, Erin Cluley Gallery, Dallas, TX
2016 Traded, Lawndale Art Center, Houston, TX
2013 Nine Artists, Blow Up Gallery, Dallas, TX
2012 Do You Think I Care, Gelman Gallery, Rhode Island School of Design Museum, Providence, RI 2012 New Contemporaries, Gelman Gallery, Rhode Island School of Design Museum, Providence, RI 2012 RISD MFA PAINTING... 532 Thomas Jaekel Gallery, New York, NY
2012 Present/Future: A Showcase of Emerging Artists, Concord Art Association, Concord, MA
2012 RISD MFA Thesis Exhibition, Providence Convention Center, Providence, RI
2012 From This Point Forward, Gelman Gallery, Rhode Island School of Design Museum, Providence, RI
2012 Come Here, I Need You, Gelman Gallery, Rhode Island School of Design Museum, Providence, RI
2011 Best of the North East MFA, The Helen Day Art Center, Stowe, VT
2011 On the Threshold of Something Else, Something Other..., Sol Koffler Gallery, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI 2011 Black and Blue, RISD MFA Painting, 2012 396 Main Street, Catskill, NY
2011 Graduate Painting Biennial, Sol Koffler Gallery, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
2011 Now! That’s What I Call Art: Volume 1, Oliver Francis Gallery, Dallas, TX
2010 Collision, Rhode Island School of Design Museum, Providence, RI
2010 RISD Painting Departmental Exhibition, Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI

MEDIA PROJECTS, FILM SCREENINGS & SPECIAL PROJECTS

2017 Parade, collaboration with Dallas Neo-Classical Ballet and SMU School of Music, Dallas City Performance Hall, Dallas, TX
2015 Destination America, Nancy A. Nasher and David J. Haemisegger Family SOLUNA International Music & Arts Festival, Dallas, TX

Included among artists Pipilotti Rist, Yael Bartana, Alex Prager, Monte Laster.

AWARDS AND HONORS

2016 Artist Microgrant, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, TX
2014 Awards To Artists Kimbrough Grant, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
2012 Dave Bown Projects, Featured Artist
2010–2012 The Rhode Island School of Design Presidential Scholar Tuition Award & Honors, RISD
2010 Outstanding Senior Award in Painting, University of Texas at Arlington, TX
2009 Ideas In Art: James S. Barnett Jr. Charitable Foundation $2,000 Scholarship Recipient, University of Texas at Arlington, TX

PUBLICATIONS

2015 SLATES, Erin Cluley Gallery
2012 New American Paintings MFA Annual #99

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2017
Anspon, Catherine D. “Cross Pollination” Paper City (June 2017): 68-69 [ill.]

2015
Patterson, Richard. “Francisco Moreno’s “WCD.” glasstire.com (May 27, 2015) [ill.] [online]
Richter, Von Peter. “Heldengedenktag mit Immigranten” sueddeutsche.de (May 14, 2015) [ill.] [online]
Binlot, Ann. “Soluna Bridges The Gap Between Classical Music And Contemporary Culture” Forbes.com (June 9, 2015) [ill.][online]
Murg, Stephanie. “On the rise: Dallas celebrates contemporary art with inaugural music and arts festival” wallpaper.com (May 29, 2015) [ill.] [online]
Williams, Maxwell. “Dallas Rising” wmagazine.com (May 22, 2015) [ill.] [online]
Weeks, Jerome. “Is This A Great Festival Or What? Soluna Has George Washington’s Custom Hot Rod” artandseek.org (May 4,2015) [ill.] [online]
Hallock, Jeremy. “Francisco Moreno Used Car Culture and Abstract Art To Address Cultural Identity” dallasobserver.com (May 26, 2015) [ill.] [online]
Smith, Linda. “The Dawn of a New Arts Event” theaterjones.com (May 4, 2015) [ill.] [online]

2014
Norris, Doug. “Out of Hiding” Art New England (January/ February 2014): 30 [ill.]