CV

 

Education: 

 

2022 Bachelor of Fine Arts- Cornell University, College of Architecture, Art, & Planning

GPA: 4.1

Merrill Presidential Scholar

 

 

Experience:

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January 2022 - current

January 2019 - current

April 2020 - current

April - Sept 2021

May - Dec 2020

January - Dec 2020

January - Apri 2018

January - Apri 2018

June - August 2016

May - August 2015

Mellon Migrations Research Assistant, Art History Department. Cornell University. Ithaca, NY. 


Aid the preparation and facilitation of artist Sandy Rodriguez artist-in-residence, through collaboration with the Cornell Library pipeline, the College of Human Ecology Fibers Lab, and the Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art. 

Arts & Architecture IT Assistant, AAP Cornell University. Ithaca, NY. 

Assisted students and faculty with software and hardware setup, tutorials, and repairs. Facilitated digital formatting, high-end plotting, and documentation. 

Arts Representative for the Diversity and Inclusion Council Hiring Committee, AAP Cornell University. Ithaca, NY. 

Voices of Youth Program Leader. No Mas Lagrimas. Ithaca, NY. 

 

Designed and implemented Latinx/Chicanx youth cultural programming for Ithaca non-profit No Mas Lagrimas. 

Summer Nancy Horton Bartels '48 Scholar for Education, The Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art. Ithaca, NY. 

 

Designed virtual learning tools and community outreach programming for the COVID-19 school year. Assisted Academic program workshops through archival and contemporary collections research. Instructed K-12 with adapted museum material. 

Studio Technician for Painting & Printing Studios, AAP Cornell University. Ithaca, NY. 

 

Aided in the edition of relief prints with master printmakers from PACE and Harlan & Weaver for Joanna Malinowska. 

Resident Artist & Program Coordinator, Columbus Hostels. Gran Canaria, Spain. 

 

Completed sculpture installation for the hotel lobby. Participated in the design and production of multimedia campaigns, handling, budgeting, and scheduling.

Arts Assistant Teacher, Kassel Montessori Schule. Kassel, Germany. 

 

Bilingual instruction of art projects in English and German. Formulated arts curriculum to meet the individual needs of students. Observed and evaluated students' performance, behavior, and social development. 

Studio Assistant under artist Rosa Tavares. Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Microbiome and Disease Analysis, Mount Sinai Labs. New York, NY. 

Leadership: 

 

April 2020- current. Arts Representative for the Diversity and Inclusion Council, AAP Cornell University. Ithaca, NY. 

Established a comprehensive network and policy for AAP's Diversity and Inclusion initiative. Reformed diverse and inclusive hiring practices for staff/ faculty.  

 

Aug 2020- current. President of Art Majors Organization, AAP Cornell University. Ithaca NY

Organized mentorship and programming opportunities for Fine Art Majors. Expanded club membership from 4 to 77 participants. 

 

Aug 2020- 2021. Creative Director & Editor of Art Majors Organization ZINE, AAP Cornell University. Ithaca, NY

 

Aug 2018- 2021. Illustration Lead, Cornell Diplomat Publication, AAP Cornell University. Ithaca, NY

 

Aug 2019- May 2020. Design Lead, Sustainable Mobility, Cornell University Sustainable Design. Ithaca, NY. 

Used Systems Engineering and Design Thinking tools to propose and implement a new wayfinding system for Ithaca, NY Seneca St. Garage. 

 

Research: 

 

Sept 2020- current. Art, Power, & Decoloniality- Transnational Narratives. Rawlings Cornell Presidential Research Supervised by mentors Jaret Vadera and Paul Ramirez Jonas. 

 

April- Sept 2021. Chicanx & Latinx Visibility Within Academia and the Arts. Ithaca, NY. 

Evaluated community outreach efforts and decolonial research under Chair of Hispanic Studies and Director of the Cornell Migration Studies minor Debra Castillo. 

 

May- Aug 2015. Microbiome and Disease Analysis, Mount Sinai Labs. New York, NY. 

Worked with Dr. Clemente studying the effects of Firmicutes and Bacteroidetes microbiome diversity on obesity. Using QIIME, PICRUSt, and BIOM- standardized computational analysis from over 50 participating research papers. 

 

Awards: 

 

2022. Merrill Presidential Scholar, Cornell University

2022. AAP Faculty Metal of Art, Cornell University

2022. Cornell Migrations and the Mellon Just Futures Arts & Creative Writing Award

2018-2022. Cornell University Frank and Rosa Rhodes Scholarship

2020-2022. Hunter R. Rawlings III Cornell Presidential Research Scholarship

2020-2021. Cornell Council for the Arts Grant

2020-2021. /Art Micro Grant of Cornell Tech

2021. Adams and Walter King Stone Memorial Prize

2020. National Hispanic Scholarship Award

 

Exhibitions: 

 

2022. Bound Books Unbound. Tjaden Gallery, Cornell University. Ithaca, NY

2021. Dog Breakfast. Tjaden Gallery, Cornell University. Ithaca, NY

2021. Sabor a Carne. Experimental Gallery, Cornell University. Ithaca, NY

2021. Uncharted Territory. Herbert F. Johnson Museum. Ithaca, NY

2021. Es Lo Que Tenemos. Herbert F. Johnson Museum. Ithaca, NY

2021. Potato Séance, performed under artist Grace Troxell. Herbert F. Johnson Museum. Ithaca, NY

2020. Big Fucking Art Show. Herbert F. Johnson Museum. Ithaca, NY

2019. BFA Experimental Show. Tjaden Gallery, Cornell University. Ithaca, NY

2019. I See You (IC/CU). The Ink Shop Printmaking Center. Ithaca, NY

2019. RAW Expo (5 Senses). Cornell University. Ithaca, NY

2018. Cornell University Alumni Event. New York, NY

 

Publications: 

 

Issues I - IV, Cornell Diplomat 

Issues I & II, AMO ZINE 

Volume 11 & 12, The ASSOCIATION AAP