Brenda Perry- Herrera is a Mexican-American artist and educator working at the intersection of art, technology and social justice. In multiple projects, the artist has undertaken the roles of researcher, airplane pilot, programmer, scientist, educator, and mother. Perry-Herrera holds a Bachelor of Art degree from Columbia College, a Master of Art degree in Art Education from University of Texas El Paso, and a Master of Fine Art from School of Visual Arts. She has exhibited nationally and internationally at institutions such as BRIC, McKinney Avenue Contemporary, New York Hall of Science, El Paso Museum of Art, and Museo de Arte de Ciudad Juárez. She has also been the recipient of numerous awards and fellowships, such as En Foco Photography Fellowship Award. Perry-Herrera is currently represented by Praxis Gallery in New York City and her work has been acquired by various private and public collections. The artist currently resides outside the D.C. area with her family.