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Genesis Báez
genesisbaez@gmail.com

Based in New York, NY 

Education
2019        MFA, Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT
2019        Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture, Madison, ME
2012        BFA, Departmental Honors, Massachusetts College of Art & Design, Boston, MA

Awards & Fellowships
2019        John Ferguson Weir Award, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT
2018        Critical Practice Award & Research Fellowship, 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

Solo Exhibitions
2018        Reclamation/Reclamación, Brooklyn Public Library (Main Branch), Brooklyn, NY

Selected Group Exhibitions + Screenings
2019        Transcript, Yancey Richardson, New York, NY
2019        New Genres Festival, Living Arts of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK 
2018        Under a Dismal Boston Skyline, Stone Gallery at Boston University, Boston, MA
2018        Words Cannot Express, Green Gallery, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT
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
2019        Adjunct Professor, Rowan University, Glassboro, NJ 
2019        Teaching Assistant to Anahita Vossoughi, Visual Thinking, Yale School of Art
2018        Teaching Assistant to A.L Steiner, Advanced Photography, Yale School of Art
2018        Teaching Assistant to Martin Kersels, Yale Norfolk Summer School of Art 

2018        Visiting Artist Workshop, University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras, PR
2017        Teaching Assistant to Ka-Man Tse, Visualizing Identities in Gender/ Race/ Class
, Yale    School of Art
2017-18     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, ICA/ 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

Artist Talks
2019        Wesleyan University, Middleton, CT
2019        Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
2018        Marble Hill Camera Club, New York, NY
2018        University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico
2018        Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA
2018        Yale Norfolk Summer School of Art
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
2018        Art in America- Exhibition review of Under a Dismal Boston Skyline 
2018        Boston Art Review -Exhibition review of Under a Dismal Boston Skyline
2017        Accordion: Gatekeeper/ Print
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