Self Portrait, 2010

Self Portrait, 2010

About Ileana

Ileana Doble Hernandez is a Mexican visual artist working with photography and video. Her work has been exhibited in national and international group exhibitions, including Rencontres d'Arles 2018, in Arles, FR, ArtHill Gallery in London, UK, CICA Museum in Gimpo, South Korea, Carnegie Museum of Art in Pittsburgh, PA, Danforth Art Museum in Framingham, MA,  The Center For Fine Art Photography in Fort Collins, CO, Dairy Arts Center in Boulder, CO and Barret Art Center in Poughkeepsie, NY, where her photograph "Pollito Chicken, 2015" was awarded the First Prize at the National Juried Competition “Fun House”.

Ileana's photos and videos have also been shown in online exhibitions and in printed publications, including Yoffy Press, PhotoPlace Gallery, aPhotoEditor, L'Oeil de la Photographie, FotoFest, Humble Arts Foundation, Huffington Post and Vice's The Creators Project, among many others.

A maker and a thinker, Ileana believes that art has the power to share ideas and make people care. She uses her image making skills as a form of activism. Her work is part of public and private collections.

In 2013 Ileana earned a Post-Baccalaureate in Photography from Massachusetts College of Art and Design. Last year she was awarded a Merit Scholarship from Rochester Institute of Technology, College of Art and Design, where she's currently an MFA candidate. This year she was awarded The Richard Stanley Award and the Theodore Chapman Memorial Graduate Scholarship.