ABOUT MEI am a Mexican/American photographer and filmmaker from Mexico City currently based in Paris, France. Working as a freelance videographer, editor and photographer, creating content for television networks such as SPR in Mexico, 7mate in Australia, Amazon Prime Video, mitú, Playstation, and Toyota, among others.
Speaks English, Spanish and French.
|2019 – Punto Gozadera: “FEM!NOISE” group show, CDMX|
|2018 – The Showroom: “Bodies of Nature” solo show, CDMX|
|2015 – The Exposure Award: Art Photography Collection group show, Paris|
|2015 – Linus Gallery: “Portraiture” group show, Los Angeles|
|2015 – 1650 Gallery: “I’ll Be Your Mirror” group show, Los Angeles|
|2012 – Consulado Mexicano: “Eutopia” group show, Los Angeles|
|2010 – Vermont Center for Photography: group show, Brattleboro, VT|
|2010 – Add Inc group show, Boston, MA|
|2010 – Stephen D. Paine Gallery: “Graduating Senior Show” group show, Boston, MA|
PUBLICATIONS2020 - 15th Julia Margaret Cameron Award Honorable Mention
2020 - PX3 Prix de la Photographie Paris Honorable Mention
2016 – Voyage LA: Meet Pasadena Photographer and Filmmaker Xareni Penichet
2015 – LouderSound: Who the hell is Queen Kwong?
2015 – Kerrang
2014 – Kung Fu Breakfast issue #22, Reality: Overrated - Featured Photographer
2013 – Spirit Art: Interview
FILM & TELEVISION EXPERIENCE HIGHLIGHTS2019 - Social Media Producer and content creator in “De Viaje con los Derbez” for Amazon Prime,
a Reality TV show that follows the fun and endearing Derbez family as they discover new cultures in
foreign lands, allowing their lives to be documented for the first time.
2017 - Director of Photography “¡De Aquí Soy! Y tu donde andas?” 4 eps of a documentary series for Canal SPR,
A hosted show where 4 young travelers explore Mexico, to experience their culture, talk to locals, try traditional dishes
and learn about the local industries.
2016 - Director of Photography “Tras Bambalinas” 4 episodes on a documentary series for Canal SPR in association with INBA (Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes),
A series that intimately demonstrates what happens behind the curtain of major national cultural events in Mexico City.
2015 - Director of Photography “Road of Babylon” – Ammunition, music video
2013 to 2015 - Director of Photography “Jet Pack Nation” 10 episodes for 7Mate TV in Australia,
A hosted show about the latest in the gaming industry.
2014 - Director of Photography “Power” – Swollen Members, music video
2013 - Director of Photography “Out In The Open”, Feature documentary destroying the misconceptions, fears,
and myths about the LGBTQ community, bringing real stories of true equality that will leave you inspired.
2013 - Behind the Scenes “Kendrick Lamar- Don’t kill my vibe”