El Paso, TX
Amy Briones has a B.A. in Graphic Design with a minor in Museum Studies from the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP). She has over 5 years of experience in graphic design, exhibit design, and illustration. Her previous experience includes working as a Graphic Designer, Preparator, and Curatorial Assistant at UTEP's Centennial Museum and Chihuahuan Desert Gardens. She designed, organized, and developed exhibits along with her team. Amy served as a panelist for the Humanities Education and Research Association (HERA) Conference and Sol Conference in 2021 where she spoke about the development of the Virtual Lhakhang Project. Her publication campaign design for Uncaged Art: Tornillo Children's Detention Camp was awarded the Mitchell A. Wilder Publication Design award by the Texas Association of Museums (TAM). During her free time she collaborated with the El Paso Museum of Art to sell her illustrations in their shop. Amy is also an avid dog lover.