Anna Valdez (b. 1985, Sacramento, CA) received her M.F.A. in painting from Boston University in 2013. Her work has been exhibited in museums and galleries across the United States. Valdez’s work has been featured in Juxtapoz Magazine, New American Paintings, Booooooom.com, and Daily Serving. Her work has recently been exhibited at the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, North Carolina Museum of Art, New Britain Museum of American Art, Masur Museum of Art, the Danforth Museum, Boston University Art Galleries, Hashimoto Contemporary and the Eleanor Harwood Gallery in San Francisco, and Dianna Witte Gallery in Toronto Canada.