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About Mon

Visual Artist and Photographer

Montse is based on Puebla, Mexico, she studied visual arts at UNARTE, University of the Arts at Puebla city.


During her last years of college,  Montse traveled and spent time in New York and fell in love with photographing the city and wild life.
Later on she studied a photography diploma program at F64, Canon School in Puebla and other photography/art courses and workshops, including Art Handling, Transport and Storage Course by Eva Riess in the Node Center Curatorial Studies.

Montse is specialized on portraits, but loves challenges and discovered a passion for wedding, fashion and food photography too.

On 2016, she was selected on the open call, Mextasis to have a collective exhibition with her artwork about femicide "Not a Secret Anymore: We are dying"(2016), on Bushwick Open Art Studios, Brooklyn NY.  

Teaching has been another big passion for her and on 2017, she worked as a fine art counselour at Frenchwoods Festival of the Performing arts (NY); from Jan, 2018- Jul, 2019 she was an International Baccalaureate teacher on the American School of Puebla giving art classes for the Middle Years Programme and the Visual Arts Diploma Programme. 


She is currently working with Josh, her husband, in their photography businesses, Montserrat Torres Photography and Two Infinity Photo.

 

On the side, Montse continues to produce art and hopes to have an art exhibition with her husband in the near future. 

Experience

2016-2021

Montserrat Torres

Photography

  • Art direction

  • Photography

  • Post-production

  • Retouching

2018

CROMOS MEXICO

  • Art direction

  • Photography

  • Post-production

  • Retouching

2016

The MuMedia Studio

Brooklyn, NY.

  • Translation
    (spanish-english)

  • Video subtitles

  • Film production assistant

2014

Art Judge

  • Judge in the 11th contest of visual arts, zone 024, general high schools at Tepeaca, Puebla. 

2019-2021

Two Infinity

by Mon & Josh

  • Wedding Photography

  • Love and couples

2018-2019

American School of Puebla
(Highschool)

  • Art workshop MYP

  • IB Visual Arts Diploma 

Summers 2014, 2015, 2017

Frenchwoods Festival of the Performing Arts

  • Support Staff

  • Fine Arts & Photography counselour

2014-2015

Prime Fitness Puebla

  • Graphic Designer

  • Photographer

  • Assistant Manager

2012

Binational Network of Women, Niu Matat Napawika

  • Photographer

Group Exhibitions

2017

Live painting at Jazz al Mar First Edition by Guay México and Sunset Marina Resort & Yacht Club. CANCÚN, MEX.

2016

Selected at MÉXTASIS First Edition to exhibit in Bushwick Open Studios in Brooklyn, NY.

2015

Selected by collective INTERSTICIO for auction and art show in San Pedro Cholula, PUEBLA.

2015

Collective Exhibition, Todos Juegan, Gallery La Miscelánea, PUEBLA.

2014

Collective Exhibition, Lapsus, Gallery La Miscelánea, PUEBLA.

2014

Collective Exhibition, Narrativa Fantástica, Gallery Milech, PUEBLA.

2013

Collective Exhibition, Presencia-Ausencia: Miradas al cuerpo, independent art space, PUEBLA.