C U R R I C U L U M
Education
  •       Ph.D. Life Sciences, Summa Cum Laude /  Doctorado en Ciencias Biológicas. Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain
  •       Bachelor of Science /  Licenciatura en Ciencias Biológicas. Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain
                                         

  •       Undergraduate Studies in Art. Grossmont – Cuyamaca College. San Diego, California. USA.


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  •        POETS AND ARTISTS, critical review by Grady Harp (Fall 2010)

  •        SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE, Interview with Joe Nalven (August 2011)

  •         DIARIO LA OPINION, Diario Español de Zamora, April 2013, July 2014.
Published Reviews
Solo
Exhibitions

    2014        "SANCTUARY" at The Front Casa de Cultura. "Honorable Mention."

                     "ILLUMINATIONS"  San Diego Museum of Art-Artist Guild. "Honorable Mention.'
                           
    2011.         SDAI Regional Exhibition  "Juror's Choice Award" and  “Honorable Mention”

    2009.         SDAI 50th International Exhibition. "John Mckee Figure Drawing Award."

    2006.         “UTOPIA”, A Shenere Velt Gallery, Los Angeles. "First prize."

                        Bonita Museum & Cultural Center. San Diego. "People's Choice Award."

                        SDAI Regional Exhibition “Honorable Mention.”

    2005.          SDAI Regional Exhibition “ Juror’s Choice Award.

    2004.          SDAI Southern California Regional Exhibition “Second Choice.

                       SDAI Regional Exhibition “Honorable Mention."
Awards
Premios
  •           2015.
                         SAN DIEGO DREAMING. Oceanside Museum of Art. San Diego, California
                         ARTIST ALLIANCE at the MUSUEM. Oceanside Museum of Art. San Diego, California.
                         VIGNETTES. MaryAnn  Doran Gallery. Tulsa, Oklahoma.
  •        2014.
    VIEW POINT. Cheryl Hazan Gallery, New York, NY.
    STATE OF BEINGS. Studio Place Arts. Barre. Vermont.
    ILLUMINATIONS. San Diego Museum of Art- Artist Guild. Poway, California.
    Oceanside Museum of Art - Artist Alliance. Del Mar, California.
    STEPHEN CLAYTON GALLERY. Coronado, California.
    SANCTUARY.  The Front- Casa de Cultura. San Ysisdro, California.
    THE EMPEROR OF MALADIES. 100 x 100. Hyde Gallery. Grossmont College, CA.

  •           2013.   
    W.D. Cannon 20th Juried Biennial. Carlsbad, California.
    GALLERY 21 "To Send Light into Darkness". Digital Art Guild. San Diego, CA.     
    Alexander Salazar Fine Art, San Diego, California.
    Graphyte Galleries. New Orleans. Louisiana.

  •        2012.
    TRANSAFORMER. Corcoran Gallery of Art. Washington, DC
    WOMEN'S MUSEUM OF CALIFORNIA. San Diego, California.
    Alexander Salazar Contemporary Art Exhibits, La Jolla/ San Diego. California.
    Dawson Cole Fine Art. Laguna Beach. California.
    MaryAnn Doran Gallery. Tulsa . Oklahoma.
    Graphyte Galleries. New Orleans. Louisiana.
    The Black Iris Home. San Diego , California.
    Compuesto de Partes. SAPCE 4 ART. A project by San Diego Mesa College. CA.                     
                           
  •        2011.   
    Dawson Cole Fine Art. Laguna Beach. California.
    MaryAnn Doran Gallery. Tulsa . Oklahoma.
    Laura Rathe Fine Art. Houston. Texas.
    Studio Place Arts Gallery. Barre. Vermont.
    DEEP. Orange County Center for Contemporary Art . Santa Ana, California.
    A Celebration of Music. LATINO MUSEUM. Los Angeles, California.
    51st International Juried Exibition. San Diego Art Institute, California.
    Celebrating Giants. WOMEN'S MUSEUM . San Diego, California.
    Celebrating Women Artists. 2nd City Council Art Gallery. Long  Beach, California.
    The Naked Truth. Main Street 5 Gallery. El Cajon, California.

  •        2010.
    Dawson Cole Fine Art. Laguna Beach. California.
    Laura Rathe Fine Art. Houston. Texas.
    Southern Cal Regional Award Exhibit. San Diego Art Institute, California.

  •         2009.  
    Dawson Cole Fine Art. Laguna Beach. California.
    Lew Allen Contemporary, Santa Fe, New Mexico.
    Madison Galleries, La Jolla, California.
    50th International Juried Exibition. San Diego Art Institute, California.
    2nd City Council Art Gallery. Long  Beach, California.

  •        2008.    
    Athenaeum Music & Arts Library. La Jolla, California.
    2nd City Council Art Gallery. Long  Beach, California.
    Christopher Morgan Galleries, Palm Desert. California
    San Diego Art Institute (SDAI). San Diego, California.

  •        2007.
    Galerie D'Art International. Solana Beach. California.
    Red Dot Fine Art. Santa Fe, New Mexico.
    San Diego Art Institute (SDAI). San Diego, California.

  •         2006.  
    Galerie D'Art International. Solana Beach. California.
    Red Dot Fine Art. Santa Fe, New Mexico.
    Gallery 15, at San Diego Museum of Art. San Diego, California.
    Gallery I-5, at Brewery Art Colony. Los Angeles, California.
    A Shenere Velt Gallery. Los Angeles, California.
    Institute of the Americas. University of California San Diego, California.
    San Diego Art Institute (SDAI). San Diego, California.
    Bonita Museum & Cultural Center. Bonita, California.
       
  •         2005.
    Galerie D'Art International. Solana Beach. California.
    Red Dot Fine Art. Santa Fe, New Mexico.
    San Diego Natural History Museum. San Diego, California.
    San Diego Art Institute (SDAI). San Diego, California.
               
  •        2004.  
    San Diego Art Institute (SDAI). San Diego, California.
    LRC, Cuyamaca College. San Diego, California.

  •        2003.  
    Hyde Gallery, Grossmont College. San Diego, California.
                                       
  •        2001-02.  

    San Diego Watercolor Society. San Diego, California.
Group
exhibitions

  •           2017. OCEANSIDE MUSEUM of ART, Oceanside, California

  •           2014.  Stephen Clayton Gallery. Coronado, California.

  •           2013.  W.D. Cannon Invitational. Carlsbad, California.

  •           2012. SALAZAR Contemporary Art Exhibits. La Jolla/San Diego, CA

  •           2011. L-Street Fine Art. San Diego, California.

  •           2010. West End Gallery, San Diego Airport, California.

  •           2007. Galerie D’art International. Solana Beach, California.

  •           2006. Galerie D’art International. Solana Beach, California.

  •           2005. Cygnet Theater. San Diego, California

  •           2004. Complexions. Solana Beach, California.
  •          2016.
                          Artist Alliance. OCEANSIDE MUSEUM OF ART. Oceanside, California.
                          CONTEMPORARY FINE ARTS GALLERY. La Jolla, California.
                          HERBERT TURNER GALLERY. Del Mar, California.    
  •          2017
                          Artist Alliance. OCEANSIDE MUSEUM OF ART. Oceanside, California.
                          CONTEMPORARY FINE ARTS GALLERY. La Jolla, California.
                          26Th Annual Juried Exhibition. Athenaeum of La Jolla.