He has a degree in Art History from the Universidad Iberoamericana. Tapia has worked in Institutional Communication at the Fundación Jumex. He has specialized on work strategic alliances and public relations. From 2006 to 2010, he worked as cultural director at the Polyforum Siqueiros, and directed the Centro Fotográfico Manuel Álvarez Bravo from 2010 to 2011. He has been a frequent collaborator for magazines and curated several contemporary art exhibits. He was also a consultant for the Secretaría de Cultura of the State of Oaxaca. He currently works at inSite as a fundraiser and strategic alliances promoter.