2018      BA History, magna cum laude, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

Selected Exhibitions

Solo Exhibitions

2019 Barrios de Nuevo Mexico: Southwest Stories of Vindication, 505 Central Avenue, Albuquerque, NM

Barrios de Nuevo Mexico: Southwest Stories of Vindication, Salon El Zaguán, Canyon Road, Santa Fe, NM

Group Exhibitions

2019 2nd Annual Street Art Auction, Link Auction Galleries, St. Louis, MO

Western Sky Community Care Night, SITE Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM

Without Borders, History Colorado Center, Denver, CO

What’s Your Street Race?, 1011 4th Street, Albuquerque, NM

Representing the West: A New Frontier, White Gallery, Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo, CO

2018 Debtfair by Occupy Museums, 516 ARTS, Albuquerque, NM

GenNext: Future So Bright, Museum of Spanish Colonial Art, Santa Fe, NM

      From Here on Out, Object Space Gallery, Spokane, WA

      Eye of the Beholder, Zalma-Lofton Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

The Art Rager, Red Door, Albuquerque, NM


Publications & AWards


The Guardian, “Escape from New Mexico’s ‘War Zone’: My Fight Against Addiction - by Frank Blazquez”

VICE México, "Fotos de Exconvictos Adictos y Prostitutas en Albuquerque"

The Huffington Post, "Some Days Just Are with Frank Blazquez and Matthew J. Brown"

Santa Fe Reporter, “Photography Addiction: Photographer Frank Blazquez Documents Another Side of Albuquerque in El Zaguán Exhibit”

Albuquerque Journal, “Seeking out New Mexico’s ‘Authentic Stories’’’

The University of New Mexico, “Duke City Diaries: UNM Alums’ Documentary Series Tells Stories of Redemption”

Street Photography Magazine, "Interview with Frank Blazquez"

GRAIN Street and Documentary Photography Magazine, “Albuquerque War Zone Photo Essay by Frank Blazquez"


2019 Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Representing the West: A New Frontier, “Best in Show”

2018 Central Features Contemporary Art, “Visiting Curator Series: Selected Studio Visit”

U.S. Eagle, “The Vigil Bullying Prevention Scholarship”

University of New Mexico, “Figge Nilson Endowed Scholarship in European History”

University of New Mexico,Humans of New Mexico Fellowship”

2017 University of New Mexico, “Graham Browne Scholarship”