Born in New York and moved to Puerto Rico at an early age. Studied there and in New York and Boston. Was a professor at the University of Puerto Rico and studied art under Bueso, Gantes, Soto-Munoz and Bart Mayol. In 1991 completed a degree in Painting and Drawing. Has exhibited: at The Tampa Aquarium, at the Spring Hill Art League Fall Art Festival in Weeki-Wachee, where she won an award in 2005, in Orlando at the First Inmigration Festival in 2007 and at the West Hernando Library, the Withlacoochee Electric Coop., & the Cortez Bank.
Her paintings may be seen at her Website: http://www.murielsart.com or at http://www.yessy.com/murielprieto.