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Visual Arts CV

Kayla Henriquez

 

Miami, Florida 33183 [kayla.henriquez.art@gmail.com]

Education:

 

2023    -    Bachelors of Fine Arts (Painting major with an Art History minor) - University                  of Florida, Gainesville, Florida and New World School of the Arts, Miami,                          Florida, United States

 

2021    -    Associate in Arts- Miami Dade College, Miami, Florida and New World School                 of the Arts, Miami, Florida, United States

 

2019    -    High School- Coral Reef Senior High (Visual Arts), Miami, Florida, United                          States

 

2015    -    Middle School- South Miami Middle Community School (Visual Arts magnet),                   South Miami, Florida, United States Miami, Florida, United States

2014     -    32nd Annual Museum Education Program at Rubell Family Collection

 

2012     -    Art/Extracurricular - The Artist Portfolio, Doral, Florida, United States

 

2012     -    Elementary School - Pinecrest Academy Charter, Miami, Florida, United States

 

 

Exhibitions:

 

Group

07/16/2023    -    An Art Genesis. Emerging  Artists, Les Vagabonds, at the Bridge Red                                   Studios, Miami, Florida, United States

04/28/2023    -    Thesis '23. New World School of the Arts BFA Exhibition, at the Design                                District, Miami, Florida, United States

04/12/2023     -    Lines of Communication Exhibition. New World School of the Arts                                    peers, Lance Minto at the New World School of The Arts Gallery, Miami,                            Florida, United States

 

01/06/2023     -   Work exhibited at The BluPrnt Exhibition. 390 local artists, Robert                                      Chambers, at the Bridge Red Studios. Miami, Florida, United States

 

2022                -   Work exhibited in the Projects Show by Fred Snitzer, Miami, Florida,                                   United States

05/22/2019     -    Panel III Exhibition. Coral Reef Senior High Art Magnet, at CRSHS,                                  Miami, Florida, United States

03/10/2019     -    Swarm. Coral Reef Senior High Art Magnet. Mural at Wynwood Walls,                              Miami, Florida, United States

05/23/2018     -    Panel II Exhibition. Coral Reef Senior High Art Magnet, at CRSHS,                                    Miami, Florida, United States

05/23/2017     -    Panel I Exhibition. Coral Reef Senior High Art Magnet, at CRSHS,                                      Miami, Florida, United States

12/04/2015     -    Coral Reef Senior High Art Magnet. Mural at Wynwood Walls, Miami,                                Florida, United States

02/08/2015    -    Scholastics Exhibition. Rubell Family Collection, Miami, Florida, United                            States

12/06/2014    -    Small Works. South Miami Middle Community School (SMMCS), at                                   Frameworks, Coconut Grove, Florida, United States

10/16/2014     -    Possibilities: Dreams and Imagination. At MIA Gallery/Concourse E,                                  Miami, Florida, United States

05/2014         -    End of the Year Showcase. SMMCS Art Magnet, at South Miami, Florida,                           United States

12/2013          -    Small Works. SMMCS Art Magnet, at Frameworks, Coconut Grove,                                     Florida, United States

11/12/2013      -    28th Annual Watercolor Exhibition MDCPS & Miami Watercolor                                       Society, Miami, Florida, United States

10/2013          -    Street Art/Painting the Town at MIA Gallery, Miami, Florida, United                                  States

05/10/2013     -    End of the Year Showcase. SMMCS Art Magnet, at South Miami, Florida,                            United States

11/19/2012      -    27th Annual Watercolor Exhibition MDCPS & Miami Watercolor                                        Society, Miami, Florida, United States

09/2012         -    Hispanic Heritage Exhibition. School Board Auditorium Gallery, Miami,                              Florida, United States

05/24/2012    -    19th Annual Art Exhibition. Ocean Bank, Miami, Florida, United States

01/31/2012     -    26th Annual Watercolor Exhibition MDCPS & Miami Watercolor                                       Society, Miami, Florida, United States

12/05/2011     -    Winter Holiday Exhibition. At Shelton Academy in Doral, Florida,                                      United States

10/29/2011     -    Season of the Cow Exhibition. At Chick-Fill-A in Doral, Florida, United                              States

Commissions

 

2022               -     Miami Parking Authority, Miami, Florida, United States. Participated in                             developing and painting the “Environs” parking garage mural (exterior).                               Collaboration between Miami Parking Authority and New World School                             of the Arts

 

 

Bibliography & Media:

 

Sokol, Brett. “Miami Art Week Pick. The BluPrnt Show.” the.bluprnt.art. The New York Times, January 2023. Website.

 

Sperber, Irene. “‘BluPrnt’ at Bridge Red Studios Connects Miami, Artist by Artist.” Miamiartzine.com. Miami Dade County, January 11, 2023. Website.

 

Espinosa, Henry. “MPA Unveils Environs Mural.” miamiparking.com. Miami Parking Authority, December 5, 2023. Website.

 

Dareus, Alex. “New World School of the Arts BFA Exhibition.” nwsabfa23.com. Miami Dade Public Schools; Miami Dade College; University of Florida; New World School of the Arts, April 19, 2023. Website.

 

Publications:

 

“Art Basel-inspired mural painted by New World students unveiled in downtown Miami.” 7 News Miami. WSVN. December 7, 2022. Television Broadcast.

Work History:

2023                       -    Artist assistant of William Cordova

 

2022                       -     Art teacher for the summer program at Holy Rosary Catholic                                               School. Miami, Florida, United States

Scholarships, Grants, and Awards:

 

05/01/2023            -    New World School of the Arts Bachelor of Fine Arts  degree with                                          highest honors (more than 3.75 GPA for all four years of college)

 

Fall 2022               -    UF Orange and Blue Grant

Spring 2023

 

Fall/2021               -    UF Dean List for every semester (more than 3.5 GPA)

Spring/2023

 

Fall/2019               -    MDC Dean List for every semester (more than 3.5 GPA)

Summer/2021

 

12/18/2021             -    MDC Associate in Arts with Highest Honors

Spring 2021          -    Braman Family Scholarship

 

Fall 2020               -    Braman Family Scholarship

Spring 2021

 

Fall 2020               -    New World Kirkman Scholarship

Spring 2021

 

03/19/2020            -     Recipient of the Frances Wolfson Scholarship Award

 

Fall 2019                -    G Del Valle Scholarship

Spring 2020

 

Fall 2019                -    MDC American Dream Scholarship

06/06/2019            -    Diploma from Coral Reef Senior High School's (CRSHS) VPA Program

06/06/2019            -    Two cords received - Art Honor Society for CRSHS graduation

11/16/2017              -    Award of Distinction from Miami Dade County Public Schools and                                    the Water Color Society

10/15/2016             -     Small Works Award of Excellence

02/08/2015            -    Scholastic Art Award at Rubell Family Collection

11/07/2013             -    Participant of the Superintendent Holiday Card Design                                                         Competition

03/22/2012             -    2nd Place Award - 1st Anual YCMBTStudent Art Contest at the                                          Billfish Tournament

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