Anita Giraldo has been a photographer since her teens, growing up in New York City. Her professional highlights include:
· Researching, developing and teaching a seminar at the International Center for Photography on image file preparation for the offset printing environment (2007)
· Winning a fellowship from The Puffin Foundation to finish mutli-media installation work
· Receiving her MFA from the School of Visual Arts in Photography and Related Media
· Winning an Artist-in-Residency fellowship at Der Werft, in Cologne, Germany.
· Creating and exhibiting See My Voice, a multi-media installation at the Adams Landing Art Center in Cincinnati and at the Amerdams Zentrum Voor Fotografie in the Netherlands
Looking for Work was commissioned by Columbia County Historical Societyand was exhibited 2007 at the Columbia County Historical Society Museum in Kinderhook, New York.
Designing a series of children's books, 2008 (please see BxWBabyBooks.com).
See My Voice is scheduled for exhibition in Brooklyn in September, 2009.
MFA Photography, The School of Visual Arts.
BFA Photography and Design, The Cooper Union
Fluent in Italian, Spanish and German.
Well-travelled throughout the US, Europe and South America; winner of national and international project grants, residencies and prizes.