Dimelza Broche is a 22 year old Jacksonville based Cuban artist. She attended the Leopoldo Romanach Academy of Art in Santa Clara, Cuba. She studied for two years at Florida State College of Jacksonville before transferring to the University of North Florida where she is currently a senior majoring in Fine Arts, painting and drawing. Dimelza has exhibited her work at Roberts Gallery, the Women’s Center of Jacksonville, the Wilson Center Gallery, The Cummer Museum of Arts & Gardens, and at the S. Dillon Ripley Center, Washington, DC. Last year, she was the Grand Prize recipient of Momentum: a National Juried Exhibit for emerging artists with disabilities.