December 2009| Sum Art & Crafts| Painting & Mixed-Media

October 2009| SGI Autumn Art & Music Event| Photography

November 2010| Sketchy Broads| Painting

August 2012| SLAC Group Show: Faces of Seattle| Photography

January 2012| Hostel Takeover Art Show| Photography

June 2013| Obsolete Art Show: Art On Obsolete Media| Mixed-Media Painting

July 2013| Hostel Takeover Art Show| Illustration

July 2013| Beauties and Beasts| Illustration

August 2013| Vivant: A Strictly LIVE Art Show| Painting

August 2013| Goddamn Strangers: A Chance Meeting| Mixed-Media

August 2013| Pen2Paper| Illustration

October 2013| San Diego Zinefest| Zines

October 2013| Hostel Takeover| Painting & Mixed-Media Collage

October 2013| Resurrección III| Mixed-Media Painting

December 2013| Not-A-Holiday Art Show!| Zines & Photography

January 2014| Hostel Takeover The Finale| Zines & Photography

February 2014| L.A. Zine Fest| Zines

February 2014| Art²| Mixed-Media Collage

March 2014| RIVET: An All Woman Art Show| Mixed-Media Collage

March 2014| The CAAT Market| Zines & Mixed-Media Collage

May 2014| GRAYSCALE: A Black & White Art Show| Painting

May 2014| I Just Wanna Be Included! Art Show & Contest| Mixed-Media Collage

June 2014| “Perfect 10” Group Art Show| Mixed-Media Collage

July 2014| New Mixed-Media Series (Solo Show at Broke Girls’ Coffee Bar)| Mixed-Media Collage

July 2014| Orange County Zine Fest| Zines

August 2014| Display of Mixed-Media Collages (Group Display at Crazy Burger Restaurant)| Mixed-Media Collage

September 2014| “Assorted Flavors” Group Art Show| Mixed-Media Painting & Collage

October 2014| San Diego Zine Fest| Zines

November 2014| “Dia de los Muertos” Group Art Show| Mixed-Media Assemblage

February 2015| “Iconic Women” (Solo Show of New Portrait Series at Broke Girls’ Coffee Bar)| Digital Collage & Illustration

August 2015|”Perfect 10″ Group Art Show|Mixed-Media Collage

October 2015|San Diego Zine Fest|Zines


March 2010| Muse News Newsletter|Las Cruces Museum of Art| Photographer

March 2013| From Hell To Highwater Zine| Editor/Publisher (on-going)

July 2013| Normal Heights Magazine| Contributor

Awards & Recognition

August 2013| Arnold Newman-inspired Photography Contest| San Diego Museum of Art| 1st place|

August 2013| San Diego Reader| Lisa Mendez: 21st-century Zinester

December 2013| L.A. Zine Fest “Get To Know Your Zinester”

January 2014| Pop Culture Beast| From Hell To Highwater Issue #1 Review

November 2015| Babe Soda Magazine| An Interview with Lisa Y. Mendez


July 2013| Zine Making 101Outside The Lens (Non-Profit Org)

November 2013| Hoover High School Humble Happening| Collaborated with Hoover High School Art Club to curate/organize student art show