CURRICULUM VITAE

Denise Zubizarreta

Mixed Media Interdisciplinary Artist 

EDUCATION

2002              High School Diploma w/ Honors

                      Superintendents Diploma of Distinction

                      Miami Springs Senior High School, Miami Springs, FL.

est. 2022       Bachelors in Fine Arts

                       Current Student Body President 

                       Rocky Mountain College of Art & Design, Lakewood, CO.

WORK EXPERIENCE

2017-PRESENT        Owner/Artist

                                   The Vamp DeVille, Denver, CO.

2018-19                     Director of User Engagement

                                   MyCircles, LLC. Miami, FL (Remote)

                 2014-18    Director of Business Development

                       2014    Executive Project Manager

2014-19                    Chief Operating Officer & Designer

                                   The O.M.E.N. Miami, FL - Denver, CO.

2013-14                    On-Air Personality - Producer - Photographer                                                           Rogue Vixens Radio Network, Miami, FL.

2012-13                    On-Air Personality

                                   LIVE 305 FM, Miami, FL.

2010-12                    Director of Venue Coordination

                                   Artistic Vibes Miami, FL.

2004-06                    Master At Arms

                                   United States Navy, Guantanamo Bay, CU.

2003-05                    Transportation Security Officer

                                   TSA, Miami International Airport, Miami, FL.

2001-04                    On-Air Personality

                                  Radio Disney AM 990, Miami, FL.

EXHIBITIONS

2020                          Future Of Now - Sculpture

                                   Emmanuel Art Gallery, CU Denver, Denver, CO.

2020                          Online Performance Art Festival - VR Gallery Collaboration

                                   OPAR, Denver, CO

2019                          Inaugural Denver Art Battle - Painting

                                   Art Battle, Denver, CO.

2013                          RAW Art Photography Exhibition - Photography

                                   RAW Artists, Miami, FL

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENTS

PRES.                        Punx & Pins First Sunday Art Exchange - Producer

                                  Streets Denver, Denver, CO.

2020                        Liberal Arts Lunch w/ Dr. Black & Dr. Keefe - Puerto Rico - Speaker

                                 RMCAD, Lakewood, CO.

2019                         40 West & RMCAD - Children's Art Tent - Organizer

                                 40 West, Lakewood, CO.

PUBLICATIONS

Denise Zubizarreta, "Disjointed Creative Communal Isolation: The Plight of The Quarantined Creative Community," Spring 2020,  

https://www.academia.edu/42701943/Disjointed_Creative_Communal_Isolation_The_Plight_of_The_Quarantined_Creative_Community

 

Kyle Harris, "Students Slam RMCAD's Handling of COVID-19 Communications," March 27, 2020, Denver Westword, https://www.westword.com/arts/rmcad-covid-19-closure-irks-students-paying-full-tuition-11672814

"Meet Denise Zubizarreta of The Vamp DeVille in Uptown," Feb. 10, 2020, Voyage Denver, http://voyagedenver.com/interview/meet-vamp-deville-uptown/

Cori Anderson, "A Global Art Battle is Popping Up in Denver," Jan. 21, 2020, 303 Magazine, https://303magazine.com/2020/01/art-battle-denver/

"Eggcellent" Food Photography Book - Self Published

Clarissa Buch, “Fudi App Makes Personal Chefs Affordable, Accessible Across Miami,” Sept. 1st, 2016, Miami New Times, https://www.miaminewtimes.com/restaurants/fudi-app-makes-personal-chefs-affordable-accessible-across-miami-8686630

Christine Dolen, "Fort Lauderdale gets South Florida’s first Fringe Fest," April 28, 2015, Miami Herald, https://www.miamiherald.com/entertainment/performing-arts/article19812747.html

 

HONORS & AWARDS

The Chuck Mattox Memorial Scholarship - RMCAD - Recipient Summer 2020 

Global War on Terrorism - US Navy -  Medal

Military Order of the World Wars - US Navy Boot Camp - Medal

National Defense - US Navy - Medal

National Sojourners - Army JROTC - Gold Medal

Daughters of the American Revolution - Gold Medal - Army JROTC