Studies & Experience

Art Studies

Masters of Fine Arts Degree
University of Delaware – 1990-1992

Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree
School of the Art Institute of Chicago -1987-1990

Exchange Program
Nova Scotia College of Art & Design -1989

Art and Design Teaching Experience

Centennial College –  (Toronto)
Guest Instructor – Graphic Design Media Program

  • Taught the course Integrated Digital Application 3 (Fall 07).
  • Planned and taught the workshop “Introduction to Character Animation in Flash”

University of Delaware: Art Department –  (USA)
Art Instructor (Graduate T.A.) – 1990-1991

  • Planned and taught 2 Undergraduate level courses: Foundation Design & Introduction to Printmaking

Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum –  (Chicago, IL, USA)
Visual Arts Instructor – 1990
Taught “Printmaking” and “Mixed Media” summer art classes for children (4-12).

Christina Cultural Arts Center –  (DE, USA)
Visual Arts Instructor / Project Co-coordinator – 1991
Coordinated the Arts Van-Go project, a mobile art unit teaching children ages 4-12.

Experience in Art Organizations

Art Starts –  (Toronto)
Project Coordinator – 2006
Coordinated an African Drumming workshop and the monthly Youth Open Mic.

el borde  –  (Toronto)
Director  – 2004 – 2005

  • Co-curated the exhibition ‘Aquelarre’ ¯ 7 Latin American Women Artists (October 6 to 23, 2005 at Shift Gallery, Toronto)
  • Co-coordinated the Toronto showing of ‘4 Photographers from Xalapa’ (July 14 to August 1, 2004 at Shift Gallery, Toronto)

Artexte Contemporary Art Information Centre  –  (Montréal)
Art catalog distribution assistant  – 1993 – 1994

Oboro Artist-Run Centre and Gallery  –  (Montréal)
Administrative assistant  – 1993