Ashley Dehoyos

Houston, TX

Ashley DeHoyos received her Bachelors of Fine Arts in Photography from Sam Houston State University and her Masters in Fine Arts in Curatorial Practice from Maryland Institute College of Art. As an independent curator, Ashley has spent time working with non-traditional artists, activists, and cultural producers to explore the gallery as a space for cultural exchange. She’s curated several projects and public programs, including Journey to Aztlán (2018), at Sam Houston State University's Gaddis Geeslin Gallery, Huntsville, TX, Cultural Platforms for Resistance (2017) at VisArts, Rockville, MD, TRACES Ni de aquí, Ni de allá (2016), at Area 405, Baltimore, MD, and co-organized moonLIT,  a Non-Binary & People of Color Pop-Up Zine Festival (2017) in partnership with Coalition, Hysteria, and La Liga zine founders, at Space 2640, Baltimore, MD. Currently, Ashley serves as the Assistant Curator at DiverseWorks in Houston, TX where she is set to launch her first curatorial project Collective Presence in Spring of 2019.