Mirta Gómez is a tenured Full Professor of Art/Photography at Florida International University in Miami where she has taught since 1983. She holds an Associate in Arts Degree from Miami Dade College, Miami, FL; Bachelor of Fine Arts from Florida International University, Miami, FL and Master of Fine Arts from Brooklyn College, NY. She has co-authored seven books, including From the Ground Up (2003); Four Sections of Time (2004); Fried Waters (2005); Between Runs (2006); Witness Number Four (2008); En Vista (2009) and On View (2012). Her first and widely, anticipated monograph ©Lick, Sip, Bite, Suck (2020) will be published by The Nazraeli Press.
Mirta Gómez worked collaboratively with her husband for more than forty years. The couple received international acclaim for their photographs of subjects in a state of flux. Since their divorce in 2016 each party is pursuing a solo and separate career in the arts. She continues to photograph subjects in a state of transformation.
February 6 – March 3, 2020
Reception: Thursday, February 6, 6:30-8:30