Nayda A. Cuevas was born in Puerto Rico. She obtained a BFA in Fine Art (2002) from Stetson University in Deland FL and her MFA in Visual Arts (2015) at Lesley College of Art (Former Art Institute of Boston) in Cambridge, MA. Ms. Cuevas has exhibited Internationally: Fitchburg Art Museum, Fitchburg MA; Museo de Arte de Caguas, Caguas PR; Palazzo Ca’Zanardi, Venice, Italy; Mattatuck Museum, CT; The Clemente Center Abrazo Interino Gallery, New York, NY. Has been an Artist in Residence at The Nobles and Greenough School in Dedham MA, MASS MoCA/Assetts for Artist in North Adams, MA and Room 83 Spring in Watertown, MA.
As an Art Teacher Ms. Cuevas encourages learning through experimentation, taking risk, and making mistakes. Therefore, allowing students to learn the importance of process.
See Cuevas featured in "Cornered: Nayda Aurora Cuevas" in Artscope Magazine