Residency Dates: December 17-23, 2012
Lisa Iglesias (lashermanasiglesias.com/lisa-iglesias) was born and raised in Queens, New York. A graduate of the State University of New York at Binghamton, she received her MFA from the University of Florida. She has attended such residencies as PS 122, Santa Fe Art Institute, Blue Mountain Center, Cité Internationale des Arts and Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts. Lisa’s work has most recently been included in group shows at El Museo del Barrio, Brooklyn College and the MoCADA and she presented solo and two-person shows at Albion College and the Y Gallery in 2011. She is the recipient of a NYFA Fellowship in Printmaking/Drawing/Book Arts in addition to an Urban Artists Initiative grant. She works and exhibits both individually as well as collaboratively with her sister, Janelle under the name Las Hermanas Iglesias.