Awards | Recognition
2015 Awesome Foundation Grant
Exhibitions | Screenings
2017 Look Closer, Photography Exhibit, Miami, Florida.
2016 Mary Ann, Screening, O-Cinema, Miami, Florida.
2016 Coconut Grove Sailing Club, Coconut Grove, Florida.
2016 Miami International Film Festival, Miami, Florida.
2015 Miami short Film Festival, Miami, Florida.
2014 The Hall, Featured on “Art Loft”, PBS-WLRN Channel 2, South Florida.
2014 The Hall, Screening, O-Cinema, Miami, Florida.
2013 The Hall, Screening, Full Frame Theater, Durham, NC.
2012 Twins, Critique & Screening, Kartemquin Films, Chicago, IL.
2011 “Early Career Photographer Working Her Craft.” Miami Art Blog.
2010 Photography Selection, Contemporary Photography in Hawai’i, Honolulu, HI.
2017 Magazine interview, Miami Girls Foundation
2015 Magazine interview, The New Tropic, Passion Projects: Ani Mercedes is making films and slashing debt
2012 Magazine cover, 360 Adventure Magazine
2011 Photography feature, Plum Plum e-zine.
2012 Masters Public Administration, Syracuse University
2007 Bachelors in Anthropology, University of Chicago