Born in Inglewood, CA in 1977, Cara was raised on the Chemehuevi Valley Indian reservation along the California shoreline of Havasu Lake in the heart of the Mojave Desert, and later, Houston, TX, and Santa Fe, NM.
Cara’s work reflects her diverse training in film, digital, fine art, journalism, editorial portraiture and commercial photography. She shows at both the Santa Fe Indian Market and the Heard Indian Art Market.
She has won several awards including ribbons at both major markets and the “Visions for the Future “ award from the Native American Rights Fund.
Cara lives and works in Santa Fe, New Mexico and is married to Cochiti potter Diego Romero.
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