• Artist Alliance Biennial Exhibition - OMA - Oceanside Museum of Art
Exhibition runs Dec 21, 2019 - May 31, 2020
• GROWING WILD Exhibition - at the San Diego Botanical Garden - in Encinitas, CA - Aug 2019
- Featured artist at FLOWERS Show at Marilyn Affolter Fine Art Gallery, McMinnville, OR - April 15, 2017 through May
- Featured Guest artist Shaffer Fine Art Gallery, Portland OR - Dec - Jan 2017
- Selected to show contemporary / abstract work at Jazzercize Corporate Headquarters for 6 months
- Finalist in The Artists Magazine - 32nd yr Competition Issue
- Featured artist in Artist Portfolio Magazine (click to view) - Issue 20- West vs Midwest
- Featured in San Diego Talent Magazine
- Mercedes wins second place at the 'La Vie en Rose' juried show at La Jolla Art Association Gallery in La Jolla, CA.
- Mercedes selected as one of five artists to participate in the second group of the San Diego Fine Art Society's "Artist Mentor Program". This is a unique, intense, ground-breaking program made possible by donors to the SDFAS.
- Commissioned by Life Technologies, the multi-billion $ biotech giant for artwork for its corporate headquarters in Carlsbad
- Featured in Smart Collector Magazine
- One-woman at Galerie Bleu inside the Montebleu Resort Casino and Spa in Lake Tahoe, Nevada.