Professional Teaching Experiences
Aug 2017 - May 2018 Visiting Professor, La Universidad del Sagrado Corazon, Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
May - Aug 2017 Artist Facilitator and Mentor, River Knows Project, Riverside, CA
July - Aug 2017 Teaching Artist, Thing Theater Workshop, Wisdom Arts Laboratory, Pasadena, CA
March - May 2017 Teaching Artist at Arts and Minds Program, Riverside Arts Council, Riverside, CA
Jan - June 2017 Associate Faculty, Dance Department at Mt. San Jacinto College, Hemet, CA
March - April 2016 Guest Choreographer, Young Choreographers Project, Los Angeles, CA
Apr 2015 - Jun 2015 Lecturer, Department of Dance at University of California Riverside, Riverside, CA
Sept 2014 - Dec 2014 Invited Guest Artist, Mount San Jacinto College Dept. of Dance, Hemet, CA
Sept 2014 - Sept 2015 Associate Faculty of Dance, Mount San Jacinto College Dept. of Dance, Hemet, CA
Oct 2015 - Nov 2015 Guest Choreographer, Alvord Unified School District, Riverside, CA
Mar 2015 - Apr 2015 Guest Choreographer, Ramona High School, Riverside Unified School District, Riverside, CA
Sept - Oct 2013 Guest Teaching Artist, University of Fairfield, Fairfield, CT.
Sept - Oct 2013 Guest Teaching Artist, Eastern Connecticut State University, CT
Jan 2010 – Jun 2011 Graduate Teaching Assistant, Dept. of Dance at University of California, Riverside, Riverside, CA
Jan 2010 – Jun 2012 Gluck Artist Fellow, Gluck Fellows Program for the Arts, Riverside, CA
June 2012 University of California, Riverside, Master of Fine Arts, Experimental Choreography
June 2008 Florida International University, Bachelor of Arts in Dance, Performance & Choreography
June 2008 Florida International University, Honors College Alumna, Concentration in Aesthetics,
Values, and Authority in the Mediterranean
Residencies, Awards & Fellowships
Jan - Feb 2016 Artist Residency at the Luxor Factory with collaborator Luca Forcucci, Le Locle, Switzerland
Aug - Sept 2015 Artist Residency at Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA
Jan - Aug 2015 Brithinee Fellowship for creative research awarded by UCR Dance Department
Nov - Dec 2014 Projects Room Resident Artist, at the Milkbar Salon, Oakland, CA.
Feb - Mar 2012 CARL Resident Artist, Culver Center of the Arts, Riverside, CA
Sept 2011 - Jan 2012 Masters of Fine Arts Fellowship Award, University of California, Riverside
Sept 2009 - Jan 2010 Chancellor's Distinguished Fellowship, University of California, Riverside
Select Performances, Exhibitions, Collaborations & Works
*These projects are collaborative works where I am credited as choreographer, performer and/or composer
*Ch’u Mayaa by Clarissa Tossin, Getty’s Pacific Standard Time exhibition Condemned to Be Modern, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
the river knows, Dialectics of Isolation (group exhibition), Human Resources LA, Los Angeles, CA
the river knows, Still: Movement + the Body Through the Lens, California Museum of Photography, Riverside, CA
running circles around erasure, San Jacinto Campus Theater, Hemet, CA
running circles around erasure, Old Town Temecula Theater, Temecula, CA
*¿Quién sigue? by Rebeca Hernandez, Dialectics of Isolation (group exhibition), Human Resources LA, Los Angeles, CA
Merge. Part. Locate, homeLA at Victoria Park, Los Angeles, CA.
to call it common, Centro Estatal de Las Artes Tijuana, Tijuana, Mexico.
It might finish like this/this is how it starts, Lakes Studio Berlin, Berlin, Germany
*Bodyscape with composer Luca Forccuci and cellist Ulrike Brand, Centre Dürrenmatt in Neuchâtel, Neuchâtel, Switzerland.
*Mapping de Cendrars au Bresil with composer Luca Forcucci, Musée des beaux-arts Le Locle, Le Locle, Switzerland.
*Klasse by Hannah Schwadron, Perez Art Museum Miami, ScreenDance Miami Festival, Miami, FL.
*Bodyscape with composer Luca Forcucci and sound artist Cheryl Leonard. The LAB,San Francisco, CA
*Bodyscape with composer Luca Forcucci and sound artist Cheryl Leonard, Temescal Art Center. Oakland, CA
Sculpting B O D I E S in M O T I O N, Riverside Community Arts Association, Riverside, CA
*Basic Edition, with Sophia Wang, Oscar Lo and Lisa Rybovich Crallé, Gate House Gallery at di ROSA, Body Talk Exhibition, Napa, CA
(Un)Masking Feat, Tlahualiles: The Glorious Masks of Sahuayo exhibition, Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, Riverside, CA
Tracking Device, El Centro Cultural De Tijuana, 4x4 Concurso de Coreografia, organized Tijuana, Mexico.
hair = fall, Culver Center of the Arts, Riverside, CA
*EXCERPTS by Samantha Blake Goodman, Highways Performance Space, Santa Monica, CA
*the the by Tanya Lukin-Linklater, Culver Center of the Arts, UC Riverside's Indigenous Choreographer's Project, Riverside, CA
*Klasse Hannah Schwadron, Ida Ehre Schule, Hamburg, Germany.
SCAN, Old Town Temecula Community Theater Temecula, CA
End, Mt. San Jacinto College, Hemet, CA
Tracking Device, Field Studies, Chez Bushwick, Brooklyn, NY
Tracking Device, Bootleg Theater, Los Angeles, CA
detour, homeLA, El Sereno, CA
*Simultaneously 1, 3, 5 and 9 by Selwa Sweidan. University Art Gallery, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA
*Arch Mirror #1 & Arch Mirror #2 with dancer Lia Sfoggia and composer Guilherme Bertissolo, Dancaemfoco, International Festival of VideoaDanca, Rio De Janiero, Brazil.
Salton Sea, Highways Performance Space, r Solo Dolo Series: An Array of Solo Works, Santa Monica, CA
*Couds and Claves by Rebecca Pappas and Dancers, High Voltage Series at Electric Lodge, Venice, CA
*REPO by Wendy Rogers & Collaborators, Culver Center of the Arts, Riverside, CA
(En)counter [balance] CUNY Graduate Center Department of Music for the Music and Space Conference, New York, NY
(En) counter [balance], Dance Studio Theatre, University of California, Riverside, Rverside, CA
(En) counter [balance], CARL Residency Performance, Culver Center of the Arts, Riverside, CA
Dirty Laundry on Sundays, Working Titles: Latino/a Arts Now series, Highways Performance Space, Santa Monica, CA
Portrait, Florida International University Dance Theatre, Miami, FL
NERVEnding, Excello Dance Space, Miami, FL