PhD, Performance Studies.  University of California, Davis, expected summer 2014.   Designated Emphasis in                 Feminist Theory and Research, and in Studies in Performance Practice as Research.

B.A. with Honors, Intermedia Arts, Mills College, 2006.




Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Digital Humanities and New Media, Hub for InnoVative Exchange, Institute for Women’s                and Gender Studies, University of Winnipeg, 2013-2015

Davis Humanities Institute’s Presidential Pre-Doctoral Fellowship in the Humanities, University of California at Davis,                2007-2012

Dean’s Scholarship, Mills College, 2004-2006

George Kingdon Memorial Scholarship, Mills College, 2005

Puffin Foundation Award, 2004

Esperanza Peace and Justice Center Travel Grant, 2004

Creative Capital Foundation Award, 2002

Zellerbach Family Fund Award, 2002

Nominated for a Rockefeller Award, 2002

Potrero Nuevo Fund Prize, New Langton Arts, 2001

Creative Work Fund Award, 2000

Commission Award, Fruitvale Historic Tile Public Art Project, City of Oakland, CA, 2000

Master Residency Award with Pepon Osorio, MACLA Center for Latino Arts, 2000

Historic Preservation Award, Oakland Heritage Alliance, Fruitvale Public Art Project, 1999

Environmental Web Site Award for www.artactivist.com, 1999

Activist Web Site Award for www.artactivist.com, 1999

Fluxus Award, Fluxus Hawaii, 1999

Commission Award; Fruitvale Public Art Project, Oakland, CA, 1998




Performance Art Projects


2010-ongoing  “BOT I,” 

   Galeria Studio Cerrillo, San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico

   Radical Philosophy Association Conference: Violence, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon

   Arena Theatre, University of California at Davis, Davis, CA

   Actions of Transfer: Women’s Performance in the Americas, University of California, LA, CA


2006-2013  “The Church of Nano Bio Info Cogno,”

  The Atomic Center, Winnipeg, Canada

  Multispecies Salon, City University of New York Graduate Center, New York

  Cosmopolitics Conference, City University of New York Graduate Center, New York

  NatureCulture Conference, Santa Fe, New Mexico

  San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA

  University of California at Davis, Davis, CA

  Bay Area Now 5, Center for the Arts at Yerba Buena, San Francisco, CA

  Sonoma County Museum, Santa Rosa, CA

  Mills College, Oakland

  Seminar in Experimental Critical Theory, UC Irvine, Irvine, CA


2007-2012 “The Cyborg Soap Opera:  SARLAR Presents,” 

   LitCrawl, SF, CA

   Center for Sex and Ecology, SF, CA
   Galeria de la Raza, SF, CA
   Counterpulse, SF, CA
   21 Grand, Oakland, CA 
  "DADA Cabaret," UC Davis, Davis, CA 


2004-2009  “Computers Are A Girl’s Best Friend,”

  UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA

  Museum of World Culture, Gothenburg, Sweden

  MACLA/ISEA Zero One Festival, San Jose, CA

  State University of New York at Albany, Albany, New York

  Cyberimaginaries: Decolonizing the Future Conference, Mujeres Activas en Letras y Cambio

       Social University of Washington, Seattle

  The LAB, San Francisco, California

  Le Local, Studio XX, Montreal, Canada


2001-2003   “Los Cybrids: La Raza TechnoCritica”
   University of San Francisco; SF, California

   Brown University; Providence, Rhode Island

   Carnegie-Mellon University; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

   Museum of Contemporary Art; Los Angeles, California

   Arizona State University; Phoenix, Arizona

   The LAB Gallery; San Francisco, California

   Galeria de la Raza, SF

   Modern Times Bookstore, SF

   SF Museum of Modern Art, SF

   Potrero Nuevo Fund Award Performance, Lilli Ann Mural, SF

   LAB Gallery, SF


1998-2000 “The Hexterminators”

  San Francisco State University, SF

  National Association of Broadcasters, Moscone Center, SF

  Galeria de la Raza, SF;  KPFA Radio

  Fairmount Hotel, SF

  Radical Performance Fest, SF

  UC Berkeley, Berkeley




2011    “Mi Unicornio Azul,” POW POW POW Festival of Live Art, Viracocha, San Francisco, CA

2008    “We Remember The Sun: 9/11/1973,” San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

2007    “Cabaret Marx,” Humane Slaughter Acts Performance Festival, Healdsburg, CA

            “Broom Ceremony: Tierradentro,” Museum of Contemporary Art, Tucson, Arizona

2006    “SPEC.FLIC 2.0,” Infospherian character, ISEA/Zero One Festival, San Jose, CA

“San Francisco Address:  The School of Panamerican Unrest,” Museum of African

    Diaspora/Mexican Museum, SF, CA

2005    “PornOrchestra,” Bay Area Bayennale, Oakland Metro, Oakland

2004    "Cabaret Techno" Quartier Ephemere/Darling Foundry, Montreal, Canada

2003    “Juana La Banana,” Dating Game Show, Galeria de la Raza, SF

2000    “May Lowly,” National Association of Broadcasters, Moscone Center, SF

“Dr. Ana Condo” Ese: The Last Mexican;  Galeria de la Raza, SF;  KPFA Radio

1998    “Lilli Ann Lives,” Chuy Campesano Memorial; CELL Space; SF “

“Cabaret Fatale” ATA Performance Space, SF

1996    “Reversal of Fortune” Galeria de la Raza, SF


Select Exhibitions and Installations


2013      Interactive Electronic Confessional, Atomic Center, Winnipeg, Canada

2011      Multispecies Salon, City University of New York Graduate Center

2009    “The Church of Nano Bio Info Cogno” video installation. Computers & Writing Conference,

University of California at Davis, Davis, CA

2008    “The Church of Nano Bio Info Cogno” video installation. BAN 5 Exhibition, at

                        Center for the Arts at Yerba Buena, San Francisco, CA

2007    “Social Justice Eco Art,” Bioneers Conference, San Rafael, CA

            “Code-Switching,” Swarm Gallery, Oakland, CA

2006    “Fronteras Electronicas,” MACLA/ISEA Zero One Festival, San Jose, CA

2005    “Arte Nuevo Interactiva ‘05 Biennial,” Centro Cultural Olimpo, Merida, Mexico

            “What's Not To Love?: Humor and Satire,” Galeria de la Raza, San Francisco, CA  

            “Eco-Visions: WEAD at Thoreau,” Thoreau Center for Sustainability, San Francisco, CA

            “The Chicana/o Biennial,” MACLA, San Jose, CA

            “Su Arte Here,” Galeria de la Raza, San Francisco, CA  

2004    "Empire: Videos for a New World," Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, Maryland

             "Picarte: Photography Beyond Representation," The Heard Museum, Phoenix, Arizona

2003    “R&D: 20 Years,” The LAB, San Francisco, CA

             “Sex Stitched,” Hiestand Gallery, Miami University of Ohio, Oxford, Ohio

            “Race in Digital Space,” Spelman College Museum of Fine Art, Atlanta, Georgia

2002    “Bay Area Artists,” 25th Bay Area Playwrights Festival, SF

            “Race in Digital Space,” University of Southern California, Los Angeles

            “Paper Tigers,” Galeria de la Raza, SF

2001    “Techno-Promesas: Putografia Virtual,” multi-media installation, Galeria de la Raza, SF

            “Race in Digital Space,” MIT List Visual Arts Center, Massachusetts Institute of

Technology, Boston

2000    “Anima House,” Residency Award Exhibition, MACLA, San Jose

            “Environmental Solutions,” The Art Gallery at Cesar Chavez, SF State University, SF

1999    “Polly, Lamb of God?” SOMAR Gallery, SF

            “WTO: The Aftermath,” Media Alliance Gallery, SF

 “warning:warning:warning,” Artists Television Access, SF

1998    “Carnavale of Bio‑Life: Russian Roulette of the Brave New World,” S.F. Arts Commission

“Pasado en Claro,” Open Studios, Oakland

            “Saints, Icons, Alter‑egos, Redefining Art of Devotion,” MACLA San Jose

“Cultura: The Chicano Experience,” Balazo Gallery, SF

“Funhouse Ranch,” Pro Arts Gallery; Oakland

1997    “Fresa Farms: It’s a Whitewash,” Galeria de la Raza, SF

“Parturition,” City of Oakland NPR, Oakland

1996    “Round Trip Ticket; to the Immigrant Land,” Folsom Street Interchange, SF

“Reversal of Fortune,” Galeria de la Raza, catalog.


Invited Lectures


2013  Guest Lecturer, Techknowledgies and Feminist (dis)Engagement, University of Winnipeg
           Guest Lecturer, “Latina Artists in the Techno-Sphere” Mentoring Artists for Women in the

                        Arts, Winnipeg, Canada

2012  Artists Talk, St. Mary’s College, Orinda, CA

2011   Artists Talk, DRA 10 Course, UC Davis, Davis, CA

2010   Artists Talk, DRA 10 Course, UC Davis, Davis, CA

           Artists Talk, Galeria Miau Miau, San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico

2007   Artists Talk, Mills College, Oakland, CA

           Guest Lecturer, “Cyber Realidades,” Laney College, Oakland, CA

2006   Artists Talk, University of California at Davis, Davis, California

           Artists Talk, De Young Museum, San Francisco, California

           Guest Lecturer, “Interventionist Performance Strategies,” SF State University, SF, CA

           Artist Talk, Tactics and Critics Series, University of Southern Illinois, Carbondale, Illinois

           Guest Lecture, “Agent Provocateur: Interventionist Storytelling,” University of Southern

                        Illinois, Carbondale, Illinois

2005   Guest Lecturer, "MediaScape," State University of New York at Albany, Albany, New York

           Artist Talk, State University of New York at Albany, Albany, New York

2004   Guest Lecturer, "PrabATELIER, Interactive Seminar," Studio XX, Montreal, Canada

           Artist Talk, Le Local, Montreal, Canada

           Guest Lecturer, “From Intervention to Artervention,” John F. Kennedy University, Berkeley

2003   Guest Lecturer, “From Public Art to DSLR-West,” University of San Francisco, SF

           Guest Lecturer, “Manipulative, Coercive Landscapes,” San Jose State University, San Jose

           Guest Lecturer, “DSLR-West,” Laney College, Oakland

Guest Lecturer, “From Technotopia to Technopocalypse,” Museum of Contemporary Art,

            Chicago, Illinois

           Workshop, “Art Strategies of the Surveillance Society,” Version3.Fest, Chicago, Illinois

           Guest Lecturer, “Chicano Collaborations in the New World,” Brown University, Providence,                          Rhode Island

2002   Guest Lecturer, “Histories in Installation Art,” San Francisco State University, SF.

           Guest Lecturer, “Fruitvale Historic Markers,” Oakland Heritage Alliance, Oakland.

           Panel, “Women in Technology,” Int’l Museum of Women; Inst for Women & Technology, 

                        XeroxParc, Palo Alto.

           Guest Lecturer, “Cultural Activism in Global Organizing,” University of California, Davis.

2001   Guest Lecturer, “Culture and Social Change,”Crossing Borders Summer Inst, UC Santa Cruz

           Guest Lecturer, “Collaborative Processes,” Graduate Dept of Interarts, SF State University.

2000   Visiting Artist, Graduate Department of Conceptual Information Arts, SF State University.

1999   Guest Lecturer, “Guerilla Modem,” Lecture on Web Artivism at Media Alliance, SF.

1998   Guest Lecturer, “Scratch Disk Lecture Series,” Grad Dept Conceptual Information Arts,  SF

                        State University.

           Guest Lecturer, “Social Art Tactics” class, MFA Program, SF State University.

           Artist Panel, “Saints, Icons and Alteregos: Redefining the Art of Devotion,” MACLA San


1997   Guest Lecturer, “Contemporary Artists Series,” BFA Program, UC Berkeley.

           Artist Panel, “Home Grown: Fields of Califas,” Galeria de la Raza, S.F.

1996   Guest Lecturer, “Recent Work,” Folsom Street Interchange Gallery, S.F.

           Artist Panel, “Go Unnoticed; Images of Regeneration,” Galeria de la Raza, S.F.




2013    Panelist, “Say Yes! : The Art of Sex, Blood and Politics in IGM (Intentional Genetic

Modification of the Human Genome)” with Adam Zaretsky. Society for Literature, Science and the Arts, University of Notre Dame, Indiana.

2011    Panelist, “SARLAR PRESENTS.”  Theories of Eco-sex Panel,” Eco-Sex Symposium,

                        Center for Sex and Ecology, SF, CA

2010    Panelist, “MultiSpecies Salon.”  NatureCulture Conference, Society for Cultural

Anthropology, Santa Fe, New Mexico.

2009    Panelist, “Sustainable Computing.”  Town Hall on Sustainability, Computers & Writing

Conference, University of California Davis, Davis, CA

             Panelist, “Global Disconnects: The Internet and Human Trafficking,” UC Berkeley

            Panelist, “TechnoIntervention and Reanimating History,” Hastings Law School, SF, CA

2008     Panelist, “Art and Radical Resistance.”  Radical Philosophers Association Conference:  Art,

                        Praxis and Social Transformation,” San Francisco State University, SF, CA

             Panelist, “Tactical Trade Show,” UCIRA Conference, UC Riverside, Riverside, CA

             Panelist, “Performance: Readers, Writers & Technology Conference,” UC Davis, Davis, CA

             Panelist, “Identity, Performance, Representation: New Modes of Interpretation in the

                        Humanities,” UC Davis, Davis, CA

2007     Panelist and Moderator, Eco-Artists Roundtable, The Oakland Museum of California,

                        Oakland, California

2006     Panelist, “Technology in the Service of Social Change,” Seminar in Experimental Critical

                        Theory, UC Irvine, Irvine, CA

             Roundtable, “The School of Panamerican Unrest,” Museum of African Diaspora and

                        Mexican Museum, SF, CA

2004     Panelist “Use, Misuse and Appropriation,” Powering Up/Powering Down Conference on

                        Radical Media Arts,  University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA

2001     Panelist, “Using Language as a Tool for Social Change,” Living Word Conference, SF, CA

             Panelist, “Framed Media Representations of Crime and Punishment,” Critical Resistance

                        Conference, Berkeley, CA

Panelist, “Restrained Abundance: Social Issues in Latin American Art,” SF Museum of

Modern Art, SF, CA

1999     Panelist, “Alternative Media Conference,” University of San Francisco, SF, CA




Academic Books

2013  “A Performance Script in Two Parts.” Chapter in Are All The Women Still White:

Globalizing Women’s Studies, edited by Janell Hobson.  Manuscript of book

currently under review by University of Illinois Press.


Academic Journals

2013    “BOT I.” Lateral Journal of the Cultural Studies Association Spring 2013.

Thread: In Search of Digital Feminisms. 


Exhibition Catalogues

2011    Paradigm Shifts:  Walter McBean Galleries Exhibitions and Public Programs, San Francisco

Art Institute 2006-2011.  Hou Hanru with Mary Ellyn Johnson.  San Francisco Art

Institute, San Francisco.

2008    Bay Area NOW 5 Wayfinder.  Catalogue of Bay Area Now 5 exhibition at Center for the

Arts at Yerba Buena.

1996    “Reversal of Fortune.” Catalogue of Strawberry Fields exhibition at Galeria de la Raza, SF

1995     “The Healing Fields.” Catalogue of Another Life Up Inside Her Head exhibition at Galeria

de la Raza, SF


Encyclopedia Entries

2006    “A is For Anxiety” entry in Encyclopedia Project: Volume 1, A-E. Encyclomedia:

Providence, 2006.


Non-Academic Publications

2013    “A Conversation between Freya Olafson and Praba Pilar.” The Dance  Current.  Sept/Oct

2013 Issue.

2002    “The Art of Social Justice.”  Chapter Interview in The Civil Disobedience Handbook: A

Brief History and Practical Advice for the Politically Disenchanted, edited by James

Tracy. Manic dPress: San Francisco. Pgs 41-43.

2002    “Cybridnetics: an Ese from the Other side of the Digital Divide” Tripwire, A Journal of Poetics,

Fall 2002

2001    Surveillance: How to Survive, Thrive and Stay Alive,  edited by Tiny, aka Lisa Gray-Garcia,

Po’ Press.

2000    “Monica Praba Pilar.”  Chapter Interview in On Women Turning 30: Making Choices, Finding

Meaning, Cathleen Rountree. Jossey-Bass Press: San Francisco. Pgs 85-94.


Online Publications

2012    “Alter-Ego,” multi-media article. KATALOG, a publication of Central Canadian Center

for Performance.  Published September 8, 2012.

            “Faith in Machine,” an Interview with Praba Pilar with Localflux.net URL: 


            “Ruptures in Technoculture: Technophilic Society and Interventionist Performance.” WEAD

Magazine, Issue 4:  No Time For Complacency.  Essay.

2011    “Praise the Lord & Pass the Critical Theory: An Interview with Praba Pilar of the Church of

Nano Bio Info Cogno”.  H+ Magazine. by R.U.Sirius and Praba Pilar, published: March 15, 2011

2001    “Tech Flesh 3: The Hexterminators,” interview Eugene Hacker, CTHEORY.NET, May 2001


Artwork Images Publications

2007    Phoenix, 21st Century City.  Edward Booth Clibborn, Image.

2005    B/ordering Space (Border Region) by Henk Van Houtum, Oliver Kramsch, Wolfgang

Ziefhofer; Ashgate Publishing, Image.

The Womanist: Mills College Women of Color Journal, Spring 2005, Vol. VIII.  Image.

2003    Breaking Ground: Adventurous New Plays from Adventurous Theaters, edited by Kent

Nicholson, Bookspan Press.  Cover Image, 2003

Hollow City: The Siege of San Francisco and the Crisis of American Urbanism, Rebecca

Solnit, Verso Press. Image, 2000


Radio Programming

2013    “ifLAB” Host of 1 hour live radio program. CKUW 95.9FM, Winnipeg, Canada


Radio Interviews

2013    “Art-Activism in the TechnoSphere” Interview on Black Mask: The Frequency of

Resistance! CKUW 95.9FM, Winnipeg, Canada

“The Church of NBIC” Interview on “Eat Your Arts and Vegetables: Arts Talk Radio Show”

           CKUW 95.9FM, Winnipeg, Canada

2011    “BOT I” Radio 2050 Interview by Darren De Leon, KPFA Radio, Berkeley

2009    “The Church of NBIC” Radio 2050 Interview by Darren De Leon, KPFA Radio, Berkeley

2007    “Computers Are A Girl’s Best Friend”  Radio 2050 Interview by Darren De Leon, KPFA

Radio, Berkeley

2005    “Sight Unseen,” KALX Radio, October 14, 2005

“Radio 2050,” KPFA Radio, Berkeley, June 5, 2004

“Terra Verde”, KPFA Radio, Berkeley, June 4, 2004

2004    “Computers Are A Girl’s Best Friend” interview - CKUT 90.3 FM, Montréal. May 19, 2004

2003    “On-Air Cyber Chifladas,” Radio 2050, KPFA Radio, May 2003

2001    “Will the revolution be … on the web?” RadioforChange, interview by Becky Bond, May 2001

            “Alex Bennet Show,” CNET Radio, July 2001

            “GlobalWarMaquina,” KPFA Radio, performance/interview on Los Cybrids by Pratap


2000    “Hacktivism and its Discontents” interview by Public Affairs Director Harry Osibin, 105FM

Radio, April 2000

1999    “Super Rat Grrrl,” KPFA Radio, interview on Hexterminators by Pratap Chatterjee

            “The Hexterminator!,” KPFA Radio, interview on Carnavale of BioLife by Pratap Chatterjee


Select Media

“The Other 9/11,” San Francisco Weekly, September 9, 2008

“Picks,” San Francisco Bay Guardian, July 2, 2008

“Featured Artist,” NewmediaFIX, at www.newmediafix.net, August 2006

“Ecovisions at the Thoreau Center for Sustainability,” Artweek, September 2005

“ClubLand” San Francisco Chronicle, July 31, 2005

“Girls and Their Toys,” Montreal Mirror, May 20-26 2004

“Clean Up on Aisle Six,” Claire Light, Sensor Magazine, Issue No. 1, February 2004

“Civic Planning,” SF Bay Guardian, October 1 2003

“Ciberfeminismo y Arte en Latinoamérica: fusión pendiente” Cindy Gabriela Flores,


“Humaquina: Manifest Tech Destiny,” Stretcher Magazine, www.stretcher.org/cybrids

“Surf This,” Sarah Lidgus, SF Bay Guardian, October 2001

“Art for IT’s Sake,” India Abroad Magazine, July 2001

“A Disturbing Latino View of Tech,“ WIRED Magazine News, June 2001

“Firing Warnings About Information Technology,” El Tecolote, June 2001

“atlas(t),” Critics Choice, SF Bay Guardian, March 2001

“Erasing San Francisco,” San Francisco Chronicle Datebook, December 2000

“Ese Last of His Tribe,” Critics Choice, SF  Bay Guardian, September 2000

“To Web or Not To Web,” Media Channel,  August 2000

“Blow up The Internet,“ Salon Magazine, July 2000

“Benchmarks,” Artweek Magazine, June 2000

“Assist for Local Talent,” San Jose Mercury News, June 2000

“The Pause That Refreshes,” East Bay Express, May 2000

“Park Here,” Artswatch, Ms. Magazine, February/March 2000

“Once Blighted, Plaza Now Glistens,” Oakland Tribune, July 1999

“Changing more than the face of Oakland,” Oakland Tribune, June 1999

“Developer Whitewashes Mural,” The Progressive Magazine, April 1999

“Super Rat Grrrl,” KPFA Radio, interview on Hexterminators by Pratap Chatterjee, 1999

“Issues of Life/Death,” Znet Digital Magazine; Review of artactivist.com website, 1999

 “Hex on the Great White Wall,” Tyche Hendricks, SF Examiner, September 1998

“The Hexterminator!,” KPFA Radio, interview on Carnavale of BioLife by Pratap Chatterjee, 1998

“The Young Americanos,” Dino Enrique Piacenti, Manteca Magazine, 1996

“Que Viva la Vida,” Interview, Cable Broadcast, Channel 25, 1996


Critical Responses to Creative Projects

2014    The MultiSpecies Salon.  Edited by Eben Kirskey. Duke University Press.

2013    Latin American Identity in Online Cultural Production. Claire Taylor and Thea Pittman.                .           Routledge.

2013    Body as Evidence: Mediating Race, Globalizing Gender. Janell Hobson. State University

                        Of New York Press.

2012    The Technologies of Creativity: Connections between Art and Science in Contemporaneity.

Part III: Evolutionary Views. Perspectives on Beauty, the Truth and the Scientific

Method in Contemporary World. Chapter 13.1 Female Biotechnoactivism: The

Church of Nano-Bio-Info-Cogno.  Dissertation of Paz Torneo at the Universidad

Complutense de Madrid.

2012    “The Paradox of Evolution - Yes, I am Obsolete Human Being,“ by Paz Torneo. ISEA2012

Proceedings. Albuquerque: Machine Wilderness | ISEA.

2011    “Techno-Heroines. Transhuman resistances. The example of Praba Pilar.” by Paz Tornero.

Feminist Agency and Empowerment in Visual Arts Symposium. Thyssen-

Bornemisza Museum, MADRID, Spain.

2007    Naked on the Internet:  Hookups, Downloads and Cashing in on Internet Sexploration.

Audacia Ray.  Seal Press:Emeryville, 2007.  Pgs 34-37.

2007    Techknowledgies: New Imaginaries in the Humanities, Arts, and Technosciences. Eds. Mary

Valentis, PhD, Tara P. Monasteros, and Paula Yablonsky.  Cambridge Scholars

Publishing: Newcastle, 2007.  Pgs 119-120; 128-129.



Teaching Assistant:  UC Davis

Performance, Theatre and Culture. Department of Theatre and Dance, 2012, 2010, 2008.

Introduction to Women and Gender Studies. Department of Women and Gender Studies, 2011.

Introduction to Dramatic Arts. Department of Theatre and Dance, 2010.


Thesis Advisor/Reader

CyberGarden.  Michael Lucenkiw, in fulfillment of the Masters of Landscape Architecture,

University of Manitoba, Winnipeg. 2014.

When the Invisible Punishing Machine is Everywhere.  Mabel Negrete, in fulfillment of the Master

of Science in Art, Culture and Technology, MIT. 2011.


Graduate Advisor

California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA, 2009.



Youth Digital Arts. Horace Mann Middle School, San Francisco, CA, 2006.

Environmental Art Practices. Audubon Society program for youth of color, Oakland, CA, 2005.


Popular Education Trainer

Immigration Policy and Economic Literacy Trainer. Center for Ethics and Economic Policy,

Berkeley, CA, 1997-1999




Graduate Service

2009-2012       Graduate Liaison, Technoculture, Arts and Science Cluster of the UC Davis

                        Humanities Institute.

2010-2011       Graduate Liaison, Designated Emphasis in Feminist Theory and Research, UC Davis.


Board Membership

2003-2006       Board of Directors, Women’s Environmental Artist’s Directory.

2001-2003       Board of Directors, Galeria de la Raza, SF

2001-2003       Advisory Board, Center for Ethics, Economics and Popular Education, SF.


Curatorial Experience

2004                Performance Coordinator, International Museum of Women, San Francisco, 2004

2003                Curatorial Committee, Department of Space and Land Reclamation - WEST, SF

2000                Curatorial Juror, Elmhurst Public Art Project, Oakland

1999                Curriculum Committee, “Arts On-Line,” program for artists of color, Media

                                    Alliance, SF

1998                Curatorial Advisor, “Your Mama’s Tongue” benefit, bilingual education, Proyecto

Contra SIDA Por Vida, SF


Advisory Committees

2002                Advisor, Black Box Theatre and Gallery, Oakland

1998-1999       Advisory Board Member, “Regeneration Project,” exhibition curating, events and

                      workshop planning, SF

1997                Advisor, Lunasea Women’s Performance Project, SF