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Born 1989
Santo Domingo, República Dominicana
Works/Lives in Los Angeles, CA

Education
Parsons The New School for Design- New York, NY
BFA in Fine Arts, May 2014.
Altos de Chavón, The School of Design- Dominican Republic
Associates in Fine Arts and Illustration, May 2012
Silk-Aquatint with Ezequiel Taveras - March 2012
Performance with Regina Galindo + David Perez Karmadavis- October 2011
Photo and Lighting with Martin Rogers -August 2007
Street Theater with Manuel Chapuseaux -March 2007

Honors and Awards
Selection XXVI Concurso de Arte León Jimenes. Santiago, D.R. - October 2016
Ace Hotel/Café con Leche AIR. Pittsburgh, PA. -August 2016

ProjectArt AIR. "Art and Social Practice". Cypress Hills, NY.-April 2016
NYFA Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program 2015: Mentee. New York, NY.
June - September 2015

Exhibitions
"Triggered" Casa Quien. Santo Domingo, D.R. - 2017
Hashtag ATABEY - Fiesta Decolonial. Casa Quien. Santo Domingo, D.R. - 2016
"XXVI Concurso de Arte León Jimenes". Santiago, D.R. - 2016
"Gloria" Casa Quien. Santo Domingo, D.R. - 2016
"S/P" Casa Quien. Santo Domingo, D.R.- 2016
"Pelliza: Tejiendo Narrativas/Weaving Narratives" - Santo Domingo, D.R. - 2015
"Mami Tours- Festival Internacional de Performance KM0" Santo Domingo, D.R. - 2015
“X” Casa Quien. Santo Domingo, D.R. - 2015
“Altos @ Parsons: In Residence” 25 East Gallery, New York, NY - 2015
"Pelliza: Weaving Narratives/Tejiendo Narrativas." Interactive Performance. - Bronx, NY 2015
"Botánica” Casa Quien. Santo Domingo, República Dominicana - 2015
“Imagined Identities: Resisting Violence in the Caribbean”. Stanford, Center for Latin American Studies. Palo Alto, CA - 2015
“Translations”, Collective Exhibition. Feldenheimer Gallery, Portland,OR - 2015
“Parsons Fine Arts Senior Thesis Exhibition” New York, NY - 2014
“Hudson Rising”, Collective Exhibition, New York, NY - 2014
“Con el Tambor de las Islas”, Collective Exhibition, Santo Domingo, DR. - 2014
“Process”, Collective Exhibition. NRM Gallery, New York, NY. - 2013
“Cycles”, Collective Exhibition. Octagon Gallery, New York, NY.- 2012
Exhibición/Graduación Bellas Artes e Ilustración 2012, Altos de Chavón, DR.- 2012
“Silencios”, Eme al Cuadrado. Santo Domingo, DR - 2010

Professional/Activities
Gallery Guide and Educator at California African American Museum. November 2016 - Current.
#PGHPelliza - Ace Hotel Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Art Crawl. PA. August 2016
Pelliza: Upcycle and Tradition. Workshop. The Laundromat Project. Bronx, NY. June 2016
Pelliza: Weaving our Narrative. Workshop. BxArts Factory. Bronx, NY. April 2016
Artist Talk: Casualidad y Joseo: From Chavón to Parsons. Altos de Chavón La Escuela de Diseño. La Romana, D.R. November 2015.
Teaching Artist at ProjectArt. September 2015-June 2016.
Pelliza: Weaving Narratives. Interactive Performance.  Bronx, NY. August 2015
Artist Talk: Imagined Identities: Resisting Violence in the Caribbean. Stanford Center for Latin American Studies. Palo Alto, CA. May 2015
Art Workshop: Imagined Identities: Decolonizing Dominican Culture. CESA Conference 2015. York University, Toronto, ON. Canada. May 2015
Teaching Artist at Groundswell Mural. October 2014 - June 2016
Lecture: Identity and Acculturation: A personal story. Fordham University, NY. February 2014
NRM Gallery Coordinator. Fall 2013-Spring 2014
Assistant/Translator in Printmaking workshop with E.J. Herzyck, Altos de Chavon, DR. February 2012
Debate Coordinator: Arts and Politics , La Revuelta. Santo Domingo, DR. 2010-2011
Photographer/Assistant in Arte y Revolucion. Santo Domingo, DR. March 2009

Bibliography
Contemporary Other, Issue 2. - October 2015
Featured Artist Project,
# ATABEY Emergent Art Space - August 2015
http://emergentartspace.org/forum/32086/
Nuestras Mil Caras: Latino Sexual Rebellions, San Francisco AIDS Foundation
and Center for Research and Education on Gender and Sexuality. - May 2013
Sweet Station, http://sweetstation.com/blog/2012/08/gina-goico/ - August
2012
Periódico Hoy,
http://www.hoy.com.do/vivir/2010/8/13/337927/Eme-al-cuadradorevoluciona-
traves-del-lente - August 2010