CV

Felicia Nez

EDUCATION

Aug 2018-May 2021University of New MexicoAlbuquerque, NM
Master’s In fine arts
Electronic Arts and Technology
Jan 2010-Dec 2015Institute of American Indian Arts Santa Fe, NM
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Cinematic Arts and Technology || Certificate in Business and Entrepreneurship

 ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

Aug 2018-May 2021Teaching Assistantship || University of New Mexico Art & Art History || Albuquerque, NM
Feb 2019-May 2019Graduate Assistantship || University of New Mexico Graduate Resource Center || Albuquerque, NM
Aug 2013-Dec 2014Teaching Assistant/ Academic Lab Monitor || Institute of American Indian Arts || Santa Fe, NM

SUMMARY OF SKILLS

Graphic design: Illustrator & PhotoshopScreenwriting, Directing & ProducingPrograming & Creative Coding: Max/MSP, Arduino & ProcessingMicrosoft word & Excel
Film production: Cannon DSLRS, Zoom microphones, lighting equipmentFilm/Sound Editing: Adobe Premier & AuditionAnimation and modeling: Adobe After effects & Maya  Networking & Communication

INTERNSHIPS, FELLOWSHIPS & PROGRAMS

Jan 2021-Aug 2021Site Santa Fe Scholar || Artists program Santa Fe, NM
Jan 2020-June 2020Site Santa Fe || Digital Media and External affairs internSanta Fe, NM
June 2019-Aug 2019National Museum of the American Indian|| Digital Media internWashington, DC
July 2015Sundance Native Writers Lab Workshop || FellowshipSanta Fe, NM
June 2014–July2014Institute of American Indian Arts || Digital Dome internSanta Fe, NM

COMMITTEE & JURY INVOLVEMENT

Sept 2020-Dec 2020Site Santa Fe || Juror || Silver Linings Post Card Project Santa Fe, NM
Jan 2020- May2020University of New Mexico || Hiring Committee Member || Electronic Arts and TechnologyAlbuquerque, NM

VIDEO AND PODCAST PROGRAM

Teen G.E.N. Talk., “Artist Felicia Nez,” podcast, November 2020. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bKe9HVTI820

Native Hope Podcast: Season 1., “Episode 12: Felicia Nez,” podcast, June 2019. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gUvM5W8fZZM

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2021Transference || Arts Lab Research Center || Albuquerque, NM

GROUP SHOWS

2020Material Impact || John Summers Art Gallery || Albuquerque, NM
2019Indigenous Feminist Spatiality || Loom Indigenous Art Gallery/ UNM FabLab Gallery || Albuquerque, NM
Arts Unexpected || Arts Lab Research Center || Albuquerque, NM Common Ground || Masley Art Gallery|| Albuquerque, NM
2018Winter Group Show || Loom Indigenous Art Gallery || Gallup, NM YES! YES! || University of New Mexico, Arts Lab ||Albuquerque, NM
Native American Art Show || New Mexico Highlands University Ray Drew Gallery || Las Vegas, NM
At First Sight || Center for Fine Arts || Albuquerque, NM
2015Rio ShowDome || Rio de Janeiro Planetarium Rio: presented by GameSquare || Rio De Janeiro, Brazil 
Currents Santa Fe International New Media Festival || Santa Fe, NM
SWAIA Class X Winners || Museum of Contemporary Native Arts Helen Hardin Media Gallery Nov 2014- Feb 2015 || Santa Fe, NM

SELECTED FILM SCREENINGS

2018Two Worlds Theater and Film Company, Sweet N Lowe || Albuquerque, NM *Panelist
New Mexico Women in Film PSA Screening with Tewa Women United, Sweet N Lowe, Escape to the Moon || Espanola, NM
2017Indigenous Film Festival, The Temp || Pine Ridge, SD
2016Indigenous Film Festival, Disconnected || Pine Ridge, SD Indigenous Fine Arts Market East, Escape to the Moon || Mashantucket, CT
Rezilence Indigenous Arts Festival, Escape to the Moon || Albuquerque, NM *Panelist
3rd Annual Pueblo Film Festival, Escape to the Moon, Aquatic Release, Trust in Maggie || Albuquerque, NM: *Panelist
Taos Shortz Film Festival, Trust in Maggie || Taos, NM
2015American Indian Film Festival, Escape to the Moon, Nominated for Best Animation || San Francisco, CA
Gallup Film Festival, Escape to The Moon, Trust in Maggie || Gallup, NM
Skate School, Deconstructing the Discourse: A Neo-Native Student Film Showcase, Escape to The Moon || Santa Fe, NM
Indigene Entertainment, Guerrilla Independent Film ShowcaseTrust in Maggie, Escape to The Moon || Pine Ridge, SD Two Worlds Film Festival, Trust in Maggie || Santa Fe, NM *Panelist
Institute of American Indian Arts CINE Student Filmmakers Awards, Trust in Maggie, Nominated for Best Screenplay, Best Editing, and Best in Female Performances || Santa Fe, NM
Taos Short Film Festival, Escape to the Moon || Taos, NM
Native CrossRoads Film Festival, Escape to the Moon || Norman, OK
2014Red Nations Film Festival, Escape to the Moon || Los Angeles, CA Southwestern Association for Indian Arts, Escape to the Moon, Won Best Class X Short Animation || Santa Fe, NM *Panelist
Navajo Nations Rezwood Film Festival, Escape to the Moon || Window Rock, AZ
Institute of American Indian Arts CINE Student Filmmakers Awards, The Caped Crewsaders, Nominated for Best Screenplay for a Television Series || Santa Fe, NM
Institute of American Indian Arts CINE Student Filmmakers Awards, Escape to the Moon, Nominated for Outstanding Achievement in Narrative Filmmaking || Santa Fe, NM
2010Film Stock Film festival, Adios Mofos || Tempe, AZ
2009Zia Records ‘You Saw Us Back When’ Film Festival, Over and Out || Tempe, AZ