Patricia Miranda is an artist, educator, and curator, using interdisciplinary projects to make connections between art, science, history and culture. She is founder of MAPSpace, a project space in Port Chester, NY, where she implemented a collaborative workspace residency program. She has been Visiting Artist at Vermont Studio Center, the Heckscher Museum, and University of Utah, and been awarded residencies at I-Park, Weir Farm, and Vermont Studio Center. She has received grants from ArtsWestchester/New York State Council on the Arts, and was part of a yearlong NEA grant working with homeless youth in Westchester County. Miranda is Practitioner-in-Residence in the BFA program at Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts of the University of New Haven, and served as director and curator of the Gallery at Concordia College-NY. Miranda develops education programs for K-12, museums, and institutions, including the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, the American Museum of Natural History, the Smithsonian Institution, and Franklin Furnace. She has exhibited at Wave Hill, Bronx, NY; the Cape Museum of Fine Art, Cape Cod MA; the Belvedere Museum, Vienna Austria; Metaphor Contemporary Art, Brooklyn, NY; and Kenise Barnes Fine Art, Larchmont, NY.