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Education

Cleveland State University, Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art, 2003


Selected Exhibitions, Events & Projects

2019
Hispanic Art Show, Kelvin Smith Library, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

2017
"Tracing the Hidden Histories of Latina/o Art, Aesthetics, and Expressive Culture in the Global Midwest”, a project from the University of Notre Dame, the University of Illinois at Chicago, the University of Nebraska-Omaha, and the Ohio State University.

2016
"SPOTLIGHT: Linda Ayala" Heights Arts, Cleveland Heights, OH
"Dare to be Heard" Columbus Cultural Center, Columbus, OH

2014
Hispanic Art Show, Kelvin Smith Library, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
"Tiny Out Loud: A Bigger Than Life Miniature Film" S. Dot Galleries, Columbus, OH

2013
"Passed Lives" Proximity Gallery, Cleveland, OH

2012
"Animal Kingdom" S.Dot Gallery, Columbus, OH

2011
"Playing House" Wall Eye Gallery, Cleveland, OH
"2307 Chester Ave, the Last Exhibition" Cleveland State University Art Gallery, Cleveland, OH
"Conexion Octubre" West Shore Universalist Unitarian Church, Rocky River, OH

2010
"Current Works" Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH.
"Sin Titulo (Untitled)" Wall Eye Gallery, Cleveland, OH
"Undomesticated" Wall Eye Gallery, Cleveland, OH

2009
"La Cosecha del Barrio" 78th Street Studios, Pop Up Show, Cleveland, OH

2007, 2006
El Dia de los Muertos, Community event, Cleveland, OH

2004
Mural: A Tribute to Roberto Ocasio, Cleveland State University Art Gallery, Cleveland, OH


Residencies

2017
University of Notre Dame, Segura Arts Studio, South Bend, IN


Press

Josh Usmani. “Heights Arts Hosts Linda Ayala's Imaginative Interpretations of the Natural World”, Scene Magazine, May 5, 2016.

Joseph Clark. “No Place Like Home”, Scene Magazine, October 5, 2011.


Douglas Max Utter. “Stitches in Time”, Scene Magazine, March 31, 2010.