Ashley Mireles is an artist, educator, and native San Antonian with a background in nonprofits going back over twenty years. Ashley has been living and working in Downtown San Antonio since 2003 and continues to focus her practice on access by developing and organizing creative projects for regional institutions and community spaces in Central Texas.
Ashley is a Friends of San Antonio Public Library Arts & Letters Award recipient, San Antonio Area Foundation Artist Fellow, and National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures Leadership Institute Fellow. She has previously served as the Education and Community Programs Manager for Artpace San Antonio and Artist Mentor for the New York Foundation for the Arts’ Immigrant Artist Mentorship program. Her works can be found at and in the collections of Artpace San Antonio, Hardberger Park Tobin Land Bridge, Mexic-Arte Museum, National Museum of Mexican Art, Texas Christian University Print Collection, University of Texas Libraries Special Collections, Walt Disney Company, Zuckerman Museum of Art, and the San Antonio River Walk.