Liquid Crystal Garments Student Exhibition

Exhibition of student-designed garments integrating Liquid Crystal Technology in the TechStyleLAB: Fashion Technology Course were created and exhibited at The Fashion School in the Rockwell Hall Atrium first floor display case during the 2015 Fashion Show in April.

Shifting Paradigms: Fashion + Technology

Shifting Paradigms took place at The Kent State Fashion Museum from September 2013 to August 2014. The exhibition featured innovative fashion + technology work by artists and designers from around the globe. It was awarded a National Endowment for the Arts Grant in Design. The exhibition was co-curated by Margarita Benitez and Noel Palomo-Lovinski. 
Exhibition Website

Exhibition Catalog

COLLIDER5: ingenuityfest

Invited to showcase pieces from the COLLIDER4 Exhibition’s kinect-cube during ingenuityfest 2012, September 14 – 16, Cleveland, Ohio.


Invited to curate a special section of the COLLIDER4 Exhibition in 2012, the kinect-cube, which featured rotating works by Graham Wakefield & Haru Ji, Mauricio Giraldo Arteaga, David Stolarsky, Yingcai Xiao. The Emily Davis Gallery, University of Akron, Akron, Ohio.
Exhibition Website

Gallery Director – Hugin and Munin Gallery

(2004 – 2005)
Shows curated: Catalina & Durvis Tena; Francesca Lalane.
Florida International University BBC Campus, North Biscayne Bay, Florida.

  • Curatorial focus: interactive installations and the intersections of fashion, textiles and technology

  • Awarded a National Endowment for the Arts in Design Grant to curate and create the Shifting Paradigms Exhibition