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EDUCATION

The University of Texas at Austin, TX (Expected May 2018)

•M.F.A. / Master of Fine Arts in Design – Graduate Portfolio in Museum Studies

Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, COL (May 2014)

•B.F.A. / Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design

Politecnico di Torino, Turin, IT (2012-2013)

•Academic Exchange – Design and Visual Communication and EcoDesign M.Sci

 

EXPERIENCE

  • •2017: Teaching Assistant for Typography I, Interaction Design I & Interaction Design II
  • The University of Texas at Austin, TX
  • •2017: Graphics Department Intern / Hilla Rebay Graduate Summer Intern
  • Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
  • •2016 – 2017: Design and Digital Fellow
  • Visual Arts Center, The University of Texas at Austin, TX
  • •2014 – 2016: Graphic Designer and Digital Editor
  • NC-arte – Contemporary Art Foundation, Bogota, COL
  • •2013 – 2014: Senior Editor
  • Contenidos El Rey – Advertising Agency, Bogota, COL

 

AWARDS

  • •2016-2018: Fulbright MinCultura para Artistas / Fulbright and Colombian Ministry of Culture
  • •2017: M. K. Hage Endowed Scholarship in Fine Arts
  • •2017: Susan Vaughan Foundation Endowed Scholarship in Art and Art History
  • •2017: Meredith and Cornelia Long Fund
  • •2017: Hilla Rebay Graduate Summer Intern
  • •2016: Bruton Continuing Fellowship Award – UT Austin
  • •2016: Prestigious Supplement Award – UT Austin
  • •2011-2013: Honor Scholarship for academic excellence – UNAL, Col.
  • •2012: Study Abroad fellowship – Italy – UNAL, Col – PoliTO, Turin
  • •2009: Full Scholarship for BFA. PAES group for Best High School Colombian Students

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS 

  • •2017: Fourteen Stories High, Leona Gallery, Austin Texas. Apr.
  • •2016: Placeholder – VAC Visual Arts Center – College of Fine Arts – The University of Texas at Austin. September.
  • •2015: Salón de Diseño – Museo Leopoldo Rother – Universidad Nacional de Colombia. Bogotá. Oct.
  • •2015: Diseño se gradúa – RAD (Red Académica de Diseño). Bib. Universidad Autónoma de México. México DF. Jan.
  • •2014: C I U D A D – Espacio Cultural Aseismanos. Bogotá. Apr.
  • •2014: Diseño se gradúa – RAD (Red Académica de Diseño). Cámara de Comercio. Bogotá.
  • •2014: Espacio Ilustrados – Universidad Nacional de Colombia. Feb.
  • •2010: Personas distintas derechos iguales – ISIS, UNFPA and Ministry of Social Protection. Teatro Jorge Eliécer Gaitán. Dec.

 

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LANGUAGES:

  • •Spanish (Native)
  • •English (Fluent)
  • •Italian (Fluent)