July 12 – September 30, 2022
iaritza menjivar is a photographer based in Boston, Mass. She is the Event and Public Art Coordinator for the Somerville Arts Council and past Associate Director at the Griffin Museum of Photography. Additionally, she is co-instructor to Stella Johnson for the, Seeing Oaxaca Photography Workshop, taught through Maine Media Workshops. Iaritza was recipient of the St. Botolph Foundation Emerging Artist Grant, and for three consecutive years, awarded the presidential scholarship for the Advanced Mentorship Study Program in Visual-Storytelling and Documentary Projects at the Anderson Ranch Arts Center in Colorado. Her personal work has exhibited in various group shows including: Seen A Collaboration at Leica Gallery Boston, Modern Families at ArtsWestchester, and the Emerge-Cubes at Photoville in New York. She has been a judge panelist for the Massachusetts Cultural Council’s photography fellowships, speaker for a panel discussion at AIPAD and guest curator for The Fence. Her clients include Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Washington Post.