work has been exhibited, published, and collected internationally. In
2001, her photos were used for the cover of La otra historia de los
Estados Unidos, the Spanish-language edition of Howard Zinn’s A
People’s History of the United States. In 2002 she was awarded the
prestigious Mexican Jóvenes Creadores grant. In 2004 she won first
prize in the two-dimensional category at the fourth Encuentro Estatal de
Arte Contemporáneo in Puebla. In 2006 she won first prize at the 12th
Photography Biennial of the Centro de la Imagen in Mexico City. In that
same year she was a fellow at the New York Foundation for the Arts and in
2009 she was awarded a grant from the Ford Foundation and nominated in
2012 to the Prix Pictet.
this year, she was invited to take part at the renowned photography
festival Les Rencontres d’Arles in France. She has also taken
part in the PhotoIreland Festival in Dublin and in Más allá de la
Reportería Fotográfica in Bogotá, Colombia.
Her work has appeared in numerous magazines and newspapers, including Esopus, Marie Claire (South Africa and Thailand editions), Mother Jones, Rolling Stone (Italian edition), Vice, The New York Times, The Guardian, The Washington Post, La Jornada (Mexico), Reforma (Mexico), and El País (Spain).