SELECTED AWARDS

2017
Creative Engagement Grant, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, NY

2014
JOAN MITCHELL FOUNDATION:   Painters & Sculptors Grant, New York, NY
VISIONARY AWARD:  Elders Share the Arts, New York, NY

2013
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE:  ART IN EMBASSIES POGRAM :  Acquisition of 3 sculptures, American Embassy, Monterey, Mexico
The Puffin Foundation:   Project Grant - Booster Chair for Death Row, Teaneck, NJ

2011
John Michael Kolhner:   Alternate - Artist in Residence program, Sheboygan, WI

2010
Young Audiences of New York:  The Museum of Art and Design and Ross Global Academy,  New York, NY
John Michael Kolhner:   Finalist - Artist in Residence program, Sheboygan, WI

2006
Isaac H. Tuttle Fund:   Community Project, Elders Share the Arts, New York, NY
Young Audiences of New York:  The Museum of Art and Design, 4 murals collaboration, New York, NY

2003
Website Grant:  Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, NY
National Endowments for the Arts:  Elders Share The Arts, Visual Arts Community Legacy Project, New York, NY

2002
Art for Transit:  Finalist, Metropolitan Transportation Authority, New York, NY
Percent for the Arts:  Finalist, Department of Cultural Affairs, New York, NY

2000
Mott Foundation Grant:  Elders Share the Arts, Intergenerational Programs, New York, NY
21 Century Grant:  Elders Share the Arts, Intergenerational Programs, New York, NY

1997
Haym Solomon Foundation Award:  Penn South, 200 foot Community Legacy Mural, New York, NY
Urban Glass:  The Bead Project, Fellowship, Brooklyn, NY

1996
The New York State Biennial:  New York State Museum, Albany, NY

1993
Sustained Achievement in the Visual Arts:  Arts in Education Roundtable, New York, NY

1992
Mural Project:  Longwood Art Project, Bronx, NY
Change Grant:  Robert Rauchenberg Foundation, New York, NY

1990
Exhibition Grant:  Artist Space, New York, NY

SELECTED RESIDENCIES

2018
Artist Studios Residency: Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY
Artist Mentoring Program:  Smack Mellon Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2017
Artist in Residence:  BRIC, Brooklyn, NY
Artist in Residence:  Artist Space, MS 324, New York, NY
Artist in Residence: Brooklyn Arts Council, PS 24, Brooklyn, NY
Artist in Residence:  Ace Hotel, New York, NY
Artist in Residence:  Caldera, Sister, OR
Artist in Residence:  La Eterna Primavera, Intergenerational Mural Project, Medellin, Colombia
Artist Mentoring Program:  Smack Mellon Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2016
Artist in Residence:  Joan Mitchell Center, New Orleans, LA
Artist in Residence:  Sculpture Space, Fellowship:  New York State Council on the Arts,
National Endowment for the Arts, Utica, NY                                                                                                  

2015
Artist in Residence:  Webb School of Knoxville, Knoxville, TN
Artist in Residence:   SPARC - Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, DCA, New York, NY
Artist in Residence:  Bronx River Art Center residency at Conti’s Pastry Shop, Bronx, NY
Artist in Residence:   Intergenerational Collaborative Project,  Middle School For Art and Philosophy (MSAP), 
Tilden Senior Center, Brooklyn Arts Council, Brooklyn, NY
Artist in Residence:   Intergenerational Project, Jeannette Solomon Award, Portraits of our Community,
JASA Bushwick, Brooklyn,  NY
Virtual Residency:   Agency For Spiritual Guest Work In The Service of Visualizing

2014
Artist in Residence:   Intergenerational Project, MSAP, Brooklyn Arts Council, Brooklyn, NY
Artist in Residence:   Intergenerational Project -  Portraits of Home, Jeannette Solomon Award, I.S, 303, 
JASA Coney Island, Brooklyn, NY
Artist in Residence:   Isabella Geriatric Center, Intergeneration Painting Project, New York, NY

2013
Artist in Residence:  Morningside Center, Jeannette Solomon Award, New York, NY
Artist In Residence:  Isabella Geriatric Center, Intergeneration Mural Project, New York, NY

2012
Artist in Residence:  Emma Lazarus High School, Visual Arts and Dance programNew York, NY
Artist In Residence:  Isabella Geriatric Center, Intergeneration Project, Jeannette Solomon Award, New York, NY
Artist in Residence:  Young Audiences of NY, Sculpture and Recycling, MCDNHS, New York, NY

2011
Artist in Residence:  Beyond the time - Bielska BWA Gallery, Bielsko - Biała, Poland
Artist in Residence:  Elders Share the Arts, Intergenerational program, Portraits of our Elders,  Langston Hughes  Senior Center, Brooklyn Arts Council, Brooklyn, NY 

2010
Artist in Residence:  The Fountainhead Residency, Miami, FL
Artist in Residence:  Isabella Senior Resource Center, Jeannette Solomon Award, Intergenerational Community Quilt Mural, Fresh Youth Initiatives - NORC Programs and, New York, NY
Artist in Residence:  Elders Share the Arts, Jacob Riis Community Center, Intergenerational Community Quilt Mural, Queens, NY

2009
Artist in Residence:  Altos de Chavon, Dominican Republic, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY
Artist in Residence:  Can Serrat, El Bruc, Spain
Artist in Residence:  Young Audiences of NY - partnership Museum of Art and Design & PS 7,  New York, NY

2007
Artist in Residence:  Young Audiences of NY - partnership Museum of Art and Design & PS 127, NY, NY

2006
Artist in Residence:  Elders Share the Arts, Seniors Visual Arts Legacy Project, Isaac H. Tuttle Fund-
                                   partnership Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

1999
Artist in Residence:  The Longwood Arts Project, Fellowship, Bronx, NY

1997
Artist in Residence:  Socrates Sculpture Park,  The Jerome Foundation - Emerging Artist Program, L.I.C, NY
Artist in Residence:  Haym Solomon Foundation Award, Elders share the Arts, 200' Intergenerational Mural, 
Penn South, New York,  NY  
Artist in Residence:  21st Century Grant, Elders Share the Arts - Intergenerational Baby Quilt Project,  
High School for Pregnant and Parenting Teens, New York, NY

1994
Artist in Residence:  New York Foundations for the Arts, New York, NY
Artist in Residence:  Brooklyn Children’s Museum, fellowship, 50 foot Outdoor Community Mural, Brooklyn, NY

1993
Artist in Residence:  The Henry Street Abrons Art Center, New York, NY

1991
Artist In the Marketplace Program:  Bronx Museum of Art, Bronx, NY
The International Studio Program:  P.S.1 MOMA, Long Island City, NY  

1990
Artist in Residence:  Longwood Art Project, Fellowship, Bronx, NY

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS AND PERFORMANCE INTERVENTIONS

2017
Ojo, Caldera Residency, Sisters, OR

2016
Works in Progress, Sculpture Space, Utica, NY

2015
Not the Emerald City, Webb School Gallery, Knoxville, TN
Ojo, Outdoor Community Installation Intervention, Knoxville, TN
Earth Poem, Outdoor Intergenerational Community Installation Intervention, Knoxville, TN
Whitewashed, House Gallery 1814, Philadelphia, PA

2014
A Feather in Each Hand, Taller Boricua Gallery, New York, NY, Curator Marcos Dimas

2013
Entre Sombras - Site of Memory, The Lorenzo Homar GalleryTaller Puertoriqueño, Philadelphia, PA,
curator Rafael Damast 

2012
Dollar Daze, Esperanza Cortes and Michael Pribich, Mestizo Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah, curator Jorge Rojas

2011
OJO VI - The Relevance of Hope, Plac Esperanto, installation intervention,  Bielsko - Biała, Poland
OJO V - Last Tree standing, Installation intervention, Plac Zamkowy - Warsaw, Poland
OJO IV - Tree Huggers Demise, Installation intervention, Bielsko - Biała, Poland
OJO III - Contemplation for Those That Won’t See, Installation Intervention, Bielsko - Biała, Poland
OJO II - Black Poplar  - a Symbol for Renewal, Installation intervention, Bielsko - Biała, Poland
OJO - The Enchanted Forest - Szyndzielnia Gora, Installation intervention, Bielsko - Biała, Poland
A Rose by any Other Name - Outdoor Site Specific Installation covering a Nazi WWII Bunker, 18 Ft. dia. community project, Bielsko - Biała, Poland. Catalogue, curator Izabela Ołdak, Bielska BWA Gallery
Biala River intervention, Retrieval of river rocks for A Rose by any other Name, Bielsko - Biala, Poland. 
Hysteria - Dance Intervention, Club Arrhythmia, Bielsko - Biała, Poland

2009
What was Left, Taller Boricua Gallery, Catalogue, New York, NY, curator Christine Licata
Artistas en Residencia - Primavera 2009, Altos de Chavon Gallery, La Romana, Dominican Republic

1999
Cuero, The Longwood Arts Project, New York, NY, curator Betty Sue Hertz

1998
Revelations, The Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY, curator Judith Colishan

1995
Frescoes and Ceramics, Carla Stellweg Gallery, New York, NY, curator Carla Stellweg  
Live/Work in Queens, The Queens Museum of Art, Catalogue, Queens, NY, curator Christina Yang  
Tomar a Pecho, John Jay University Gallery, New York, NY, curator Frank Gimpaya

1994
After the Embers, The Jamaica Arts Center, Queens, NY, curator Robert Craddock
Canto, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY

1993
Entre Sombras y El Vacio, Soho 20 gallery, funded exhibition, New York, NY

1992
No Hay Olvido, Taller Boricua Gallery, New York, NY, curator Marcos Dimas
Cantar de Ciegos, New York Open Center Gallery, New York, NY

1991
Open Studios, The Clocktower, New York, NY
La Ceniza, Box on Bond, New York, NY

SELECTED PERFORMANCE

Altar de los Muertos, Cuando Gallery, New York, NY
El Dia de los Muertos, El Tropico, New York, NY
Boys will be Beuys, Documenta V, Kassel, Germany
Losing Sight, Sistine Chapel, Rome, Italy
Lorca I, OK Harris Gallery, New York, NY
Lorca II, Atlantic Gallery, New York, NY

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017
UPROOT, Smack Mellon Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Bolero, Longwood Art Gallery, Bronx, NY
Current Locations, Ground Floor Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
The Right To Be Human, Thessaloniki Center of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece,
curator Thalia Vrachopoulos

2016
MUJERES, Artworks Gallery, Trenton, NJ
Bringing Brooklyn to Norfolk, Gallery 21, Norfolk, VA
Converging Visions, Medgar Evers College Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Errand Into The Maze, Art House Productions, Jersey City, NJ
Work in Progress, Sculpture Space, Utica, NY

2015
The Sculpture of Food, Bronx River Art Center at Bronx Art Space, Bronx, NY
Dreams are for Real, Aljira a Center for Contemporary Art, Newark, NJ

2014
Raices de Felicidad, Taller Boricua Gallery, New York, NY
Vistas Latinas: Archives of a Collection, 1989 - 2014, Hunter College, MFA Campus Gallery, New York, NY
Latino Prints, Notre Dame University - Latino Studies Gallery, Indiana, IL
Incubarte, International Art Festival of Valencia, Valencia, Spain

2013
Illusive Self, Taller Boricua Gallery, New York, NY
POP UP - BOS, 11 Central Ave, Brooklyn, NY

2012
ART IN ODD PLACES, Pelar El Ojo, Curator - Raquel De Anda, New York, NY
Migration, Helen Day Art Center, Stowe, VT, curator Rachel Moore
Backlash, Soho 20, New York, NY

2011
Center for Book Arts, Benefit, New York, NY
Scope Art Fair, Hardcore Gallery, New York, NY
Scope Art Fair, Spinello Gallery,  New York, NY
Black Heart for America, Art for Change, Outdoor Installation intervention, New York, NY

2010
Littlest Sister, Spinello Gallery, Miami, FL
Private Eyes - at IMAA, Brooklyn, NY, curated by Alyssa Fridgen, and Sky Kim
Your Documents please, Alma in Manhattan - Fine Light Inc., New York, NY
curators Daniel Georges and Rumiko Tseda
Forward Here, Soapbox Gallery, New York, NY, curator Max Yawney
Encuentro, Grady Alexis Gallery - El Taller Latino Americano, New York, NY
An Artistic Response to a Broken Immigration System, Art for Change, New York, NY, curator Christine Licata
Queens Move, WHITE BOX GALLERY - Juvenal Reis Studios, Long Island City, NY, co-curators Juan Puntes,
Raul Zamudio
25th Anniversary Salon, Lehman College Gallery, CUNY, New York, NY
A Starter Kit for Collectors, Tribes Gallery, New York, NY

2009
Bronx Blue Bedroom Project, Bronx, NY
Your Papers Please, Traveling Exhibitions, curators Daniel Georges and Rumiko Tseda
Galeria Z, Bratislawa, Slovakia
Galerie Kurt im Hirsch, Berlin, Germany
Galería Ajolote Arte Contemporáneo, Guadalajara, Mexico

2008
Your Papers Please, Traveling Exhibitions, curators Daniel Georges and Rumiko Tseda
Galerie Paris, Yokohama, Japan
The Museum of Arts and Crafts, Itami-shi, Hyogo, Japan
Zaim Gallery, Yokohama, Japan
2B Gallery, Budapest IX, Hungary

2006
Celebrating Winter through Nature, Wave Hill, Riverdale, NY, Jennifer McGregor
The Front Room Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2003
De Lo Que SoyLehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, NY, curator Susan Hoetzal

2001
Other, The Henry Street Abrons Arts Center, New York, NY, curator Kendal Henry

2000
Welcome, Wave Hill Glyndor Gallery, Riverdale, NY, curator Jennifer McGregor
Sacred heart University, permanent Outdoor Sculpture Installation, Fairfield, Conn, curator Sophia Gevas
La Esencia Femenina, The Colombian Consulate, New York, NY

1999
Studio Fellowship Exhibition, Longwood Arts Gallery, Bronx, NY, curator Betti Sue Hertz
Latin American Artist, curator Carol Norman, Catalogue, Traveling exhibition:
Deland Museum of Art, Deland, FL
Hollywood Arts and Cultural Center, Hollywood, FL

1998
Selections, Stony Brook University, Student Union Art Gallery, Long Island, NY, curator Marysol Nieves
Ceibal, Cortes, Esnoz, Kravitz Wehby Gallery, New York, NY
Latin American Artist, curator Carol Norman, Catalogue, Traveling Exhibition:
Sarah Moody Gallery, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
Turman Art Gallery, Indiana Sate University, Terre Haute, IN
Gallery at Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA
Stirring Spaces, The Brooklyn Brewery, Brooklyn, NY, curator Suzanne Fleminger

1997
International 97, Socrates Sculpture Park, Catalogue, Long Island City, NY, curator Kathleen Gilrain
Dreams and Symbols, George Mason University, Washington DC, MD
New York State Biennial, New York State Museum, Catalogue, Albany, NY
Latin American Artist, curator Carol Norman, Catalogue, Traveling Exhibition:
Slocumb Galleries, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN
Walter State Community College, Morristown, TN
Theosophy N Art, The Skylight Gallery, Catalogue, Brooklyn, NY, curator Ellsworth Ausby
From the Ground Up, Socrates Sculpture Park, Catalogue, Long Island City, NY, curator Kathleen Gilrain

1996
Bronx Spaces, Bronx Museum of Art, Catalogue, Bronx, NY, curator Betti Sue Hertz
Close to home, Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, NY, curator Susan Hoetzal  
Sub Rosa, Joyce Goldstein Gallery, New York, NY
Domestic Violence: the Facts are in, P.S. 122 Gallery, New York, NY
Spirit Vessels, Joanne Rapp Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Tiny Multiples, Gallery 121, New York, NY, curator Suzanne Fleminger
ARCO ART FAIR, Carla Stellweg Gallery, Madrid, Spain
SITES SANTA FE, Carla Stellweg Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Partial to Paper, Henry Street Abrons Art Settlement, New York, NY

1995
Women Sculptors of the 90’s, The Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Catalogue, Staten Island, NY
25 New York Artist, Curator Carmelo Diaz, Nishi-Ku Gallery, Nagaya, Japan
Reaffirming Spirituality, El Museo Del Barrio, Catalogue, New York, NY, curator Susanna Torella Leval   
Human/Nature the preview, The New Museum, New York, NY
Benefit - Longwood Arts project, PPOW, New York, NY
Pueblo Nuevo, Gallery 128, New York, NY

1994
Iconography -  Vistas Latinas, Longwood Arts Gallery, Bronx, NY
Conversations with the Spirits, City Gallery - Department of Cultural Affairs, New York, NY, curator Fred Wilson  
Independencia, Passaic Community College, Paterson, NJ
What is Art?, Art in General, New York, NY, curated by students of Drawing Center's education program
Colombianos al Exterior, Traveling Exhibition, organized by the Paterson Museum, Paterson, NJ
Laura Lopez Museum, Periera, Colombia
Instituto de Arte Contemporaneo, Bogotá, Colombia
Salon De Arte Contemporaneo, Barranquilla, Colombia
Hispanic Heritage Month, Tweed Gallery, City Hall, New York, NY

1993
Wall Sculptures, The Bergen Museum, Bergen, NJ
Current Wave, Bronx River Art Center, Bronx, NY, Curator Amir Bey
Gathering Medicine, Art In General, New York, NY
Reamerica America, Bertha and Karl Leubsdorf Art Gallery, Catalogue, New York, NY, curator Juan Sanchez  
Conversations in the Corridor, Goddard Center, New York, NY
Fire Trine, Alley Cat Gallery, New York, NY
My Friend, My Sister, Soho 20, New York, NY

1992
China: June 4, 1989, Traveling Exhibition, Asian America Art Center, New York, NY, curator Bob Lee
The Cleveland Art Museum, Cleveland, OH
The Mexi-Arte Museum, Austin, TX
500 Anos de Mestizaje, Galeria Latea, New York, NY
Salon - More than a group show. Art In General, New York, NY
Responds to the Columbus Quincentenary, Stoney Brook University Union Art Gallery, Stoney Brook, NY
Salon more than a Group Show, Art In General, New York, NY

1991
Artist In the Marketplace Exhibition, Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY, curator Marysol Nieves
Positive Action, The Clocktower Gallery, curator Alfredo Ciebal, New York, NY
The International Studio Program Exhibition, P.S.1 MoMA, Long Island City, NY
China, Blum - Helman Gallery, New York, NY, curator Bob Lee
A Pure and Ancient Spirit, Longwood Arts Gallery, Bronx, NY, curator Fred Wilson

1990
Made in the Bronx, City Gallery - Department of Cultural Affairs, New York, NY, curator Fred Wilson
The Small Works, B. A. C. A.  Downtown Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Selections, Artist Space, Catalogue, New York, NY, curator Connie Butler
Current Arrival, The Museum of Contemporary Hispanic Art, New York, NY, curator Carla Stellweg
Artisistas Colombianos en Los Estados Unidos, Traveling exhibition:  
El Museo De Arte Moderno, Cartagena, Colombia
El Salon De Arte Moderno, Barrenqilla, Colombia
El Centro Colombo Americano, Bogotá, Colombia 

CURATED EXHIBITIONS

2016
THE BORDER CROSSED ME, Bronx Art Space, Bronx, NY
ARTE Y EL AMOUR, Taller Boricua, New York, NY

2015
MICHAEL PRIBICH - LABOR DAYS, Solo exhibition, Cuchifritos Gallery, New York, NY

PANELS AND LECTURES

2016
Artist Panel, Arte Y El Amor, Taller Boricua Gallery, New York, NY
Artist Panel, The Border Crossed Me, Bronx Art Space, Bronx, NY
Artist Panel, Mujeres, Artworks Gallery, Trenton, NJ
Artist Talk, Sculpture Space, Utica, NY

2015
Artist Talk, Webb School of Knoxville, Knoxville, TENN
WHITEWASHED, Artist talk with exhibition, House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2014
A Feather in Each Hand, The School of Visual Arts, Taller Boricua Gallery, New York, NY
A Feather in Each Hand, Taller Boricua Gallery, New York, NY
Vistas Latinas: Collective Solutions and Strategies, Hunter College MFA Campus, New York, NY

2013
Place and Hogar: Ramifications in the Face of Demographic Flux,  Taller Puertoriqueño, Philadelphia, PA
Claiming Places, The Lorenzo Homar Gallery, Taller Puertoriqueño, Philadelphia, PA

2011
Lecture and workshop with Residency, Galeria Bielsko BWA, Bielsko-Biala, Poland

2009
Altos de Chavon, Escuela de Diseno, lecture with exhibition, Dominican Republic

1998
The Neuberger Museum of Art, Artist Talk with exhibition, Purchase, NY

1997
Elders Share the Arts, Intergenerational Mural Programs, Pennsylvania South, lecture, New York, NY

1995
Bronx Museum of the Art, AIM Program, Artist Talk with exhibition - Carla Stellweg Gallery, New York, NY
Live/Work in Queens, lecture with exhibition - Queens Museum of Art, Queen, NY

1994
After the Embers, lecture with exhibition - The Jamaica Arts Center, Queens, NY

TEACHING EXPERIENCE AND COMMUNITY ARTS RESIDENCIES

2017
Brooklyn Art Council, Bilingual CASA RESIDENCY, PS 24K, Brooklyn, NY
Young Audiences of New York, Community Creation Lab, PS 89K, Brooklyn, NY
Artist Apace, Bilingual Threads of History, MS 324, New York, NY

2013 - 2016
Isabella Geriatric Center:  Mixed media self portraits Residency, New York, NY
Young Audiences of New York:  Festival story quilt, MCDNHS, New York, NY
Young Audiences of New York:  PS 66, creative writing and visual arts residency, Brooklyn, NY
Young Audiences of New York:  Sculpture and Recycling, MCDNHS, New York, NY
Young Audiences of New York:  PS 1K, Story telling and Theater Arts Residency, Queens, NY
Taller Puertoriqueño:  The Esperanza Academy, Ojo Project, Philadelphia, PA

2011 - 2013
Young Audiences of New York:  Afro Latin Dance and Percussion residency PS 164k, Brooklyn, NY
Young Audiences of New York:  Family Arts Program - PS 105, Bronx, NY
Young Audiences of New York : Quilt mural project MS 72, Brooklyn, NY
Young Audiences of New York:  Story quilt murals  - PS20,  New York. NY
Yaffa Cultural Arts: Afro Latin Dance, Percussion, Performance -  PS 85, School Programs, New York, NY
Jamaica Art Center:  Visual Arts and Music program - 3 Community Quilt murals, PS 116, Queens, NY
Elders Share the Arts :  Visual Arts Intergenerational Programs, School Programs, legacy works, Brooklyn, NY

2009 - 2010
Young Audiences of New York:  PS 7 Afro Latin Dance and Percussion program, Family Arts Program, New York, NY
Young Audiences of New York:  Afro Latin Dance and Percussion, Visual Arts, Family Arts Program, School
Young Audiences of New York:  Programs, 4 community murals project - PS 164, family programs, New York, NY
Wave Hill:  Family Arts Program, Visual Arts, Riverdale, NY
Yaffa Cultural Arts:  Afro Latin Dance, Percussion, Visual Arts, School Programs, Performance, New York, NY
Jamaica Art Center:  After School Program, Visual Arts and Music program, Queens, NY

2006 - 2008
Young Audiences of New York:  Afro Latin Dance and Percussion, School Programs, family programs, New York, NY
Yaffa Cultural Arts:  Afro Latin Dance, Percussion, Visual arts, Teachers Workshops, School Programs, New York, NY
Elders Share the Arts:  Visual Arts Intergenerational Programs, Isaac H. Tuttle Fund, New York, NY
Queensboro Library:  Americas Program, Queens, NY
Wave Hill:  Family Arts Program, Visual Arts, Riverdale, NY         
Museum of African Arts:  Education Program, Queens, NY

2003 - 2005
Yaffa Cultural Arts:  Afro Latin Dance and Percussion, Visual arts, Performance, New York, NY
Elders Share the Arts:  Intergenerational Programs, National Endowments for the Arts Grant, New York, NY
Queensboro Library:  Americas Program, Queens, NY
Wave Hill:  Family Arts Program, Visual Arts, Riverdale, NY
Lehman College:  Artist in Residence -  The High School for Visual Arts, Bronx, NY
Museum of African Arts:   Education Program, visual arts program, Queens, NY
Groundswell:  Community Mural Project, New York, NY

2000 - 2002        
Elders Share the Arts:  Visual Arts Intergenerational legacy Programs, works, New York, NY
Yaffa Cultural Arts:  Afro Latin Dance and Percussion, Visual arts, New York, NY
Queensboro Library:  Americas Program, Queens, NY
Wave Hill:  Family Arts Program, Visual Arts program, Riverdale, NY
Columbia University:  Caring Program, Murals project Residency - I. S.  216, New York, NY
Yaffa Cultural Arts:  Afro Latin Dance & Percussion, New York, NY
Yaffa Cultural Arts:  Sculpture residency - After-School Programs - Hudson Guild, New York, NY

1997 - 1999       
Columbia University:   Caring Program, 3 part 36’ Mural project, I. S.  216, New York, NY
Elders Share the Arts:  Visual Arts, Intergenerational Programs, Senior - legacy works, New York, NY
El Museo Del Barrio:  Education Program, Mural projects Residencies, Puppet making residency, School &
Communities Programs, New York, NY
City Lore:   Sculpture Residencies, School Programs, New York, NY
Henry Street Abrons Arts Center:  Adult Painting Program, New York, NY
Museum of the City of New York:  Three Kings Celebration, Education program, New York, NY
Socrates Sculpture Park:  Education Program, Sculpture projects, Long Island City, NY
Jumel Mansion:  Welcome Mat Program, visual arts program, New York, NY  
     
1995 - 1997
Socrates Sculpture Park:  Education Program, visual arts program, Long Island City, NY
City Lore:  School Programs, Mural making Residencies, 3 20’ Murals, New York, NY
Henry Street Abrons Arts Center:  Parent Toddler Program, New York, NY
Pearl Hawthorn School:  Visual Arts residency Folklore Mural Residency - 180 Ft. Mural project, Yonkers, NY           
El Museo Del Barrio:  Education Program, painted quilt Mural project, New York, NY
America’s Society:  Lecturer, New York, NY
Henry Street Abrons Art Settlement:  Mural-making residency - C. S. 234, Bronx, NY

1993 - 1995       
City Lore:  Visual Arts program, 25 foot mural project, New York Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY
El Museo Del Barrio:  Education Program, 4 collaborative collage paper Mural projects, New York, NY
Henry Street Abrons Arts Center:  School Program, Mural projects, C. S. 44, Bookmaking Residency, NY
Visual Art Teachers Workshop:  Claremont Community Center, New York, NY
America’s Society:  Exhibition Lecturer, New York, NY

1990 - 1993        
Henry Street Abrons Arts Center:  School Program, Early Childhood visual arts program, New York, NY
El Museo Del Barrio:  Education - visual arts program, 4 collaborative collage paper Mural projects, New York, NY        
The Museum of Modern Art:  Education program, Museum Lecturer, New York, NY
Third Street Music Settlement:  Visual arts program, New York, NY

1990      
The Bronx Council on the Arts:  Director Of Youth Programs, visual arts programs, Bronx, NY
Cuando Cultural Center:  Exhibition and Performance curator, New York, NY

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2017
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2016
The Times of Trenton, Must-see exhibit in Trenton, By Jean Purcell, 9/14/16
New York 1, Interview - The Border Crossed Me, Bronx Art Space, Bronx, NY
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The Jersey Journal, Art exhibit inspired by 'Errand into the Maze' set to open in Jersey City, Caitlin Mota

2014
ARTFORUM, Joan Mitchell Foundation 2014 Painting and Sculpture Grants Announce, 12/22/14
ARTNEWS, JOAN MITCHELL FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES 2014 PAINTERS & SCULPTORS GRANT RECIPIENTS,
Dan Duray, 12/19/14
ART & EDUCATION, Joan Mitchell Foundation 2014 Painting and Sculpture Grants Announced, 12/22/14
ARC Magazine, Joan Mitchell Foundation announces the 2014 Painters & Sculptors Grant Recipients,  12/19/14
Remezcla, NYC: Three Can’t-Miss Latino Art Exhibits This Week, Barbara Calderón-Douglass, 9/15/2014

2013
HOLA CUIDAD, La pintora colombiana Esperanza Cortés expone en Filadelfia, Philadelphia, PA
Philadelphia Neighborhoods, Fairhill: Taller begins conducting neighborhood study, Philadelphia, PA

2012
Time Argus, ‘Migration’ in art and more, 9/20/12
Utah’s Art Magazine, 15 bytes -  Metizo’s Dollar Daze, 6/5/12 by Geoff Wichert
SKULL STYLES: SKULLS IN CONTEMPORARY ART & DESIGN, book published by Patrice Farameh

2011
Finał rezydencji artystycznych, 9/11/11 sierpnia w Bielsku-Białej odbył się finał międzynarodowych Rezydencji artystycznych "Beyond the time / Poza czasem”, była Galeria Bielska BWA,9/12/11
BB365:  Prezentacja multimedialna: Beyond the time, 9/10/11
Kurier - Radia Bielsko:  Final Artystycznych rezydencji, Bielsko - Biała, Poland, 8/11/11
Kamienna róża - Bielska Telewizja Internetowa, BTI, filmy Bielsko - Biała
Radio Bielsko:  Kaledarium Rezydencje artystyczne „Poza czasem”, 8/3/11
Beyond Time, Poza czasem, Installation intervention “Ojo” by Esperanza Cortes / Akcja artystyczna “Ojo”
BB365:  Rezydencje artystyczne w Bielsku-Białej, Bielko Biála, 9/9/11
Bielsko-Biała Telewizja:   bwa róża esperanaza cortes, filmy Bielsko, filmy z Bielska,
Esperanza Cortes rozpocznie dzisiaj na Szyndzielni akcję artystyczną „Ojo”.
Artystka z USA umieści na drzewach ceramiczne oczy symbolizujące naturę, która nieustannie na nas patrzy
Esperanza Cortes (USA) – Róża pod każdą inną nazwą pachniałaby tak samo słodko”
Bielska Telewizja Internetowa:  Oczy natury na Szyndzielni - BTI, filmy Bielsko - Biała
TV Bielsko Biala.pl:  Bielsko - Biała, Poland, 8/3/11
Spotkanie z uczestnikami rezydencji artystycznych Beyond the time, 7/20/11
Kurier - Radia Bielsko: Yasuaki Onishi w Galerii bielskiej, BWA, Bielsko - Biała, Poland, 7/14/11
L Magazine:  Northside Art: 12 Must-See Events and Studios at Northside Open Studios, Benjamin Sutton, 6/6/11
L Magazine:  Northside Photos: Northside Open Studios, Benjamin Sutton, Brooklyn, NY 6/19/11
Manhattan Times: Using art to cross the Generations, Mike Fitelson, New York, NY, 5/25/11

2010
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council:  Art for change an artistic response to Immigration, NY, 9/10

2009
Amsterdam News:  What Was Left -  Esperanza Cortes, New York, NY
Casa De Campo LivingAltos de Chavon - Artistas en Residencia, Dominican Republic, 4/14/2009
Sol del Este: Artistas en Residencia de Altos de Chavon, Abril 2009, Dominican Republic

2005
Art New England: Sacred heart University Sculpture Walk, Briton, MASS,  2005, Book, Basquiat

2003
El Diario La Prensa:  De Lo Que Soy, 10/2003, New York, NY

2000
The New York Times:  Pieces of Domesticity and links to Nature, William Zimmer, 6/11/2000, NY, NY

1999
The New York Times:  Way up in the Bronx a hardy Spirit Bloom, Holland Cotter, 5/7/99, New York, NY
The New York Times:  Longwood Studio Fellowship Exhibit, 6/25/99, New York, NY
The New York Times:  ART GUIDE, Published: May 14, 1999

1998
New Art Examiner:  Esperanza Cortes At the Neuberger Museum, Dominick Lombardi, 8/1/98, Chicago
Channel 13:  Picture This - Esperanza Cortes Artist,  TV 411, November 1998, New York, NY
The New York times:  WESTCHESTER GUIDE, May 10, 1998

1997
El Diario La Prensa:  Artistas Latinas en Nueva York, 9/1/97, New York, NY
The New York Times:  Honoring Women as keeper of the Home, William Zimmer, 10/26/96, NY, NY

1996
The New York Times:  Tribute to shows linked to the Bronx Vivien Raynor, 5/26/96, New York, NY
The New York Times:  Alternative, but an Alternative to What, Holland Cotter, 4/19/96, New York, NY

1995
The New York Times:  Depicting The Multiculturalism of Queens, Pepe Karmel, 9/1/95, New York, NY
The Village VoiceGris-Gris Goddess Ya Ya, Jan Avigos, 8/8/95, New York, NY

1994
Imagenes, Channel 13:  Two Latina Artist, 9/94, New York, NY
The Village Voice:  What is Art?  6/94, New York, NY
New York Newsday:  Iconography, 5/94, New York, NY
New York Newsday:  Artist at the Jamaica Center, 1/94, New York, NY
The New York Times:  Playing in the Neighborhood, Erin St.John Kelly, 1/2/94, New York, NY

1993
The New York Times:  ART: A Synthesis of East and West, Vivien Raynor, 5/16/93, New York, NY

1992
The Village Voice:  Whack Attack, New York, NY
The Plain Dealer:  The Great Wall of Protest, Helen Cillinan, 8/27/92, Cleveland, OH
The Cleveland Tribute:  China, 8/92, Cleveland, OH

1991
The New York Times:  Artist in the Marketplace, Vivien Raynor, 7/21/91, New York, NY
New York Newsday:  P.S.1 Museums International Studio Program Exhibition, New York, NY

1990
New York Newsday:  Reflecting on Tianamen Square, 5/90, New York, NY
Art in America:  China, 6/90, New York, NY
The Village Voice:  China at P.S.1, 7/90, New York, NY

1989
The Village Voice:  Open Door, 11/89, New York, NY
The Daily News:  Made in the Bronx, Joan Shepard,  9/17/89, New York, NY
Spiral:  Tianamen Square, 6/89, New York, NY
El Universal Dominical:  La Avanzada Pictorica en Colombia, 8/28/88, Bogota, Colombia
La Prensa:  Artistas Colombianos en E.U, 9/88, Bogota, Colombia
La Voz Hispana:  Museum of contemporary Hispanic Art presenta Current Arrivals, 7/88, New York, NY