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Genesis Báez
genesis.baez@yale.edu

Education
2019        MFA Candidate, Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT
2012        BFA Photography, Departmental Honors, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA

Awards & Fellowships
2018        Critical Practice Award; Research Travel Grant, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT
2015        Civil Society Institute Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
2015        Latin American Fotografía 4, New York, NY/ Buenos Aires, Argentina
2012        Departmental Honors in Photography, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA
2008        Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Scholarship, Taunton, MA

Selected Group Exhibitions
2017        Space: Placemaking in the 21st Century, New Bedford Museum of Art, MA
2017        First Year MFA Exhibition, Green Gallery, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT
2017        PRACTICE: An Assertion of Sympathetic Magic, DIstillery Gallery, Boston, MA
2017        Backyard Biennial, Queens, NY
2017        Stand Up, Gallery Kayafas, Boston, MA
2016        Flash Forward Film Festival, Boston, MA
2016        Hello, World!, Art Space, New Haven, CT
2015        ARTcetera, US Art, Randolph, MA
2015        Nightshift II, #Castledrone, Hyde Park, MA
2015        All Visual Boston, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA
2015        No Shake, Not Here..., Montserrat Gallery, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA
2015        Below the Sky, Above the Clouds, Piano Craft Gallery, Boston, MA
2015        Yeah, You Missed it..., Mills Gallery at Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA
2015        Between Shores, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA
2015        On Photography, Hynes Convention Center, Boston, MA
2014        Port Call, Harbor Arts, East Boston, MA
2014        A Brief History of Time, Aviary Gallery, Jamaica Plain, MA
2014        Grow Angry Slowly, Aviary Gallery, Jamaica Plain, MA
2014        Re: No Subject, Student Union Gallery, University of Massachusetts,  Amherst, MA
2014        Placed: Inside Out... A Pop Up..., Gallery Kayafas, Boston, MA
2014        Carousel V, New Art Center, Newton, MA
2014        ¡Que Lástima! 2, Elizabeth A. Beland Gallery, Essex Art Center, Lawrence, MA
2014        Best in Show, Aviary Gallery, Jamaica Plain, MA
2013        Like A Rowboat; Looking Back and Moving Forward, Aviary Gallery, Jamaica Plain, MA
2013        Young Boston Artists, Harbor Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA
2013        ¡Que Lástima!, Godine Family Gallery, Boston MA
2013        Not All Gone; A Salon Show, Fresh Collective, Jamaica Plain, MA
2013        Histories of Now, Grossman Gallery, Boston MA
2013        All Visual Boston III, Spectacle Gallery, Boston, MA
2012        The Senior Show, David and Sandra Bakalar Gallery, Boston, MA
2012        Photography Thesis Exhibition, President's Gallery, Boston, MA
2012        PRC Juried Student Exhibition, Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA
2012        All School Show, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA
2012        Seven Photographers, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston MA
2011        The Away Show, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA
2011        The Away Show, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA
2011        Sixth Annual Book and Print Auction, Godine Family Gallery, Boston, MA
2011        Up and Coming, Godine Family Gallery, Boston, MA
2011        All school Show, Arnheim Gallery, Boston, MA
2010        The First Show, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA

Teaching Experience
2018        Teaching Assistant, Yale Norfolk Summer School of Art and Music
2018        Visiting Artist Workshop, Universidad de Puerto Rico Art History Department, Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico
2017        Teaching Assistant to Ka-Man Tse, Visualizing Identities in Gender/ Race/ Class, Yale School of Art
2017-19    Wurtele Graduate Gallery Teacher, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
2016-17    Educator, Philadelphia Photo Arts Center, Philadelphia, PA
2015        Educator, Hyde Square Task Force, Boston, MA
2014        Educator, Eliot School of Fine and Applied Arts, Boston, MA
2014        Teaching Assistant and Youth Mentor, Teen New Media Program, Institute of Contemporary Art/ Boston, MA
2012-14    Museum Educator, Institute of Contemporary Art/ Boston, MA
2011-12    Teaching Assistant to Sam Contis, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA

Other Professional Experience & Commissions
2017        Exhibitions Assistant, Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA
2016        Studio Assistant to Judith Joy Ross, Bethlehem, PA
2016        Studio Assistant to Matthew Connors, Boston, MA
2016        Studio Assistant to Michael Cardinali, Boston, MA
2015        Freelance Archivist, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
2014        Studio Assistant to Matthew Connors, Boston MA
2014        Curator of Student Exhibitions, New England School of Photography, Boston, MA
2013-14   Gallery and Digital Photography Lab Attendant, Aviary Gallery and Photo Lab, Boston
2012-14   Museum Educator and Gallery Supervisor, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA
2011-12   Photography Digital Lab Monitor, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA
2009-Present   Freelance Photographer

Artist Talks
2018        Marble Hill Camera Club, New York, NY
2018        Universidad de Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico
2018        Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA
2015        Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
2014        Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA
2014        Elizabeth A. Beland Gallery at the Essex Art Center, Lawrence, MA

Press & Publications
2017        Accordion: Gatekeeper/ Print
2016        Boston Hassle/ Online
2016        Guernica Magazine/ Online
2016        Interview with The Evolving Critic/ Online
2016        Take Magazine, February 2016/ Print
2016        Artscope/ Online
2015        Yale Daily News/ Online
2015        Papersafe: Across, A Wild Sea/ Print
2015        Latin American Fotografía 4 Winning Collection Archive/ Online
2015        Interview with Fototazo, Medellín, Colombia/ Online
2015        Latent Image/ Online
2015        Fotofilmic '15 International Photography Competition Catalog/ Print
2015        Fotofilmic ‘15 Shortlist Feature/ Online
2014        Fotofilmic '14 International Photography Competition Catalog/ Print
2014        Fotofilmic ‘14 Shortlist Feature/ Online
2014        Incandescent Issue 6, Pine Island Press, Portland, OR/ Print
2014        Accordion/ Print
2014        Mossfull by Mossless Magazine/ Online
2013        Young New England Photographers 2/ Online
2013        Incandescent Issue 4, Pine Island Press, Portland, Oregon/ Print
2013        Big Red and Shiny: ¡Que Lástima!/ Online
2013        Big Red and Shiny: Art in the Innovation Hub Part 3/ Online
2013        Big Red and Shiny: Fresh Collective: on Art and Community/ Online
2012        MassArt Photography Senior Thesis Catalog, Boston, MA/ Print

Artist Residencies
2015        Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT