Natalia Lassalle-Morillo (b. Río Piedras, Puerto Rico)


2020 Directing, Theatre, California Institute of the Arts , Master of Fine Arts

2013 Experimental Theatre Wing, Tisch School of the Arts, NYU, Bachelor of Fine Arts

2012 International Theatre Workshop, Tisch School of the Arts and Amsterdam School of the Arts, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Fellowships & Residencies

2018 Konvent; Cal Rosal, Cataluña

2018 La Espectacular at Galería Diagonal; Santurce, Puerto Rico

2017 Miami Theatre Center Sandbox Residency; Miami, Florida

2016 Miami Light Project, Here and Now Residency; Miami, Florida

2016 Fonderie Darling, Latin American Artist Residency; Montréal, Canada

2015 Lake Studios; Berlin, Germany

2014 Inkub8 Open Space; Miami, FL

Awards & other recognitions

2020 KM 0.2 Cuarentena Grant

2019 Artist Grant, National Association for Latino Arts and Culture

2016 Miami Film Development Project Women’s Film Fund Recipient

2015 El Serrucho Grant Recipient, Beta-Local, Puerto Rico

2015 Jennylin Duany Light Bulb Fund Recipient

2012 Gilman International Scholar Grant Recipient

Selected Theatre and Performance Projects

2020 Calígula, California Institute of the Arts, CA

2019 Antígona, Walt Disney Modular Theatre, Valencia, CA

2018 – (ongoing)  EN PARABOLA / Conversations on Tragedy , Galería Diagonal, Santurce, Puerto Rico

2018 Shakespeare’s MACBETH, California Institute of the Arts, CA

2017 RETIRO, Miami Theatre Center, Miami, Florida

2016 IRMA, Miami Light Project, Miami, Florida

2015 ON DROWNING, Dixon Place, New York, NY

2015 DROWNING PART I, Lake Studios, Berlin


2013 WIMMIN, Glasshouse ArtLifeLab, Brooklyn, NY

2013 EN TRANSITO, Tisch School of the Arts, NY

Films / Multichannel Installation Films

2021 moca: ayiti (work in progress)

2021 I-4 , ( collaboration with Sofía Gallisá Muriente , currently in progress)

2020 Matter of Waiting / la materia de la espera

2020 Paro / Tríptico : 7/19 ( multi-channel film, in progress)

2020 En Parábola ( film, multichannel film and performance, in progress)

2020 Retiro (ongoing, film and multi-channel video)

2019 holguín, hialeah (film and multi-channel video)

2018 La Ruta, (film and multi-channel video)

2015 Artesano, (documentary film)

2014 Tarifa, (documentary film, Spanish Ministry of Culture)

Solo Exhibitions

2018 Baches / Potholes , Squeaky Wheel Media Center, Buffalo, NY

2018 La Ruta del Progreso, Pública, Santurce, Puerto Rico

2018 Retiro, Fonderie Darling Place Publique, Montréal, Québec

Group Exhibitions

2021 Constant Storm, Museum of Contemporary Art of South Florida

2020 Temporal, Museum of Contemporary Photography , Chicago

2019 Imagen Inquieta, Museum of Contemporary Art and Design (MADC), San José, Costa Rica

2019 On Aging, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea

2019 It will never become quite familiar to you, Oolite Arts, Miami, FL

2019 Proyecto Marisol, Santiago Chile

2019 The Body as a Centerpiece, Supplement Projects, Miami, FL

2019 Topologies of Excess, A Survey on Contemporary Artists from Puerto Rico, Harold J. Millosi Gallery, Cuesta College, San Luis Obispo, CA

2018 Creença, Konvent, Cal Rosal, Barcelona

2018 Isla Imaginaria, Pfizer Building, Brooklyn, NY

2017 Homeless , 9200 NW 3rd, Miami, Florida

2016 Caribbean Research Center, part of Open Air Prisons at Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA

2011 Espacios Simulados, Viejo Arsenal de la Marina Española, San Juan, Puerto Rico




2018-present, Directing , Multimedia & Performance, California Institute of the Arts

2013 Spring of Hope School, English as a Second Language through Art, Svay Khleang, Cambodia