Curriculum Vitae


U.S. Address:
Folsom Lake College
100 Scholar Way
Folsom, CA 95630

Rep. of Argentina Address:
Juan Neper 5967
Villa Belgrano
5147 Córdoba
Argentina


Education:

University

Experience

  • Visual & Performing Arts Chair, Folsom Lake College, 2000-2002, 2004-2005, 2007-2009
  • Professor of Art- Folsom Lake College, Folsom, CA, 1999-Present.
  • Co-Founder of Eve Experience, Premier Group of Women Artists
  • Co-curator and co-registrar for Luces y Sombras, Bank of America Art Collection for opening exhibition at the Bank of America Art Gallery in Three Stages.
  • Commissioned Artist for Private and Public Parties
  • Art Curator for various exhibitions and Juror for various competitions
  • Artist in Residence - Clatsop Community College, Astoria, OR
  • Teaching Fellow - Figure Drawing I & II- Univ. North Texas
  • Area Assistant, Drawing Core for Robert Jessup, Univ. North Texas
  • Teaching Assistant - Drawing Core Lab - Univ. North Texas
  • Sculpture Apprentice, Alfredo Cantarutti Studio, Cordoba, Argentina
  • Argentine Liaison for One Sun, One Earth, One Peace Global Project by J. Kracke.
  • Published Work in Legacy Literary Magazine, West Texas A&M University
  • Non-credit language, art and cultural courses in Ostringen, Germany and Valenciennes, France
  • Travel through Europe and extensive living/traveling in Latin America

Selected Exhibitions:

  • Museum of Latin American Art, MoLAA Awards, International Invitational and Juried exhibitions, Long Beach, CA, (2007, 2008, 2009, 2011)
  • “Folsom’s Finest” – Seven person show – Hart and Soul Studio Folsom, CA (2007)
  • “Journey Within” – National Curated Show – Momo Lounge, Sacramento, CA (2006)
  • “Coming Out” – Eve Experience – Hart and Soul Studio- Folsom, CA (2005)
  • “Corazones y Almas” – Curated Group Show – La Raza Galleria, Sacramento (2004)
  • Annual FLC Visual Arts Faculty Exhibition – Folsom Lake College – Folsom, CA (2000 to present)
  • “Mentiras” – One person show – Folsom Lake College – Folsom, CA (2000)
  • "Obras Nuevas sobre Temas Viejos" - One person show - Art Center Gallery, CCC, Astoria, OR (1999)
  • "El Lado Oscuro del Amor" -One person show -Cannon Beach Gallery, Cannon Beach, OR (1999)
  • Studio Faculty Show -Art Center Gallery, CCC, Astoria, OR (1999)
  • MFA Exhibitions- "Protrapment" & "Visual Perception of Body Language in Sculpture" -Two person show with Mancel Herring- Cora Stafford Gallery, UNT (1998)
  • "Mixed Colors" - Four person International artists show - University Union Gallery, UNT (1998)
  • Texas Graduate Exhibition, Curator: James Surls - Sam Houston State University (1997)
  • The BAG Shows (Bad Aluminum Group) - Cora Stafford Gallery, UNT (1996, 1997, 1998)
  • "ATADURAS" - Two person show with Nichelle Wilson - University Union Gallery, UNT (1996)
  • 1.44 Max International Computer Art Competition, Juror Sven Anderson, WTSU, (1994)
  • Synergetic 6 - Six Person Show - Mary Moody Northen Gallery, Canyon, TX (1993)
  • BFA Exhibit, ” Un je ne sais quio” - one person Show - WTAMU (1993)
  • Municipal Art Exhibition of Cordoba, Argentina (Juried entry - 1989, 1990)

Recent Reviews

  • "Crossing Customs," Susan Budilovsky. Review /Interview of Mixed Colors. Entertainment Chronicle, Denton Record, April 2, 1998.
  • "NT exhibit spotlights international artwork," Mark Stedman. Review of Mixed Colors. The North Texas Daily, April 7, 1998.
  • "Art exhibit highlights emotions," Aimee Young. Review of Inner and Outer Expression. The North Texas Daily, January 20,1998.

Scholarships/Honors

  • 1996-98 Texas Higher Education Grant
  • 1996-97 University of North Texas Grant
  • 1993-94 Barton Russell Spurlock Scholarship
  • 1993 Fred & Bernie Vittrup Scholarship
  • 1991-92 Carr Academic Scholarship
  • 1991 Parker-Warner Scholarship
  • 1992-1993 President's List (WTAMU)
  • 1991 Honor Roll
  • 1991 Honor Guard for Graduating Class, 1991
  • 1990 Most Academic Student Award

Affiliations

  • National Dean's List - 1991 - 93
  • Mortar Board, Scribes Chapter (Vice President 1993) - 1993
  • Alpha Chi Texas, Zeta Chapter - 1993
  • Phi Theta Kappa, Iota Chapter (Treasurer 1991) - 1991
  • Bad Aluminum Group (graduate sculpture focus group) - 1996-98
  • Atelier 281 - Printmaking Org. (President 1993-94, V.President 1992) - 1992-94
  • SPAM - Students Practicing Artistic Means, Univ. Art Org. (President 1993-94, V. President 1993)- 1992-94

Private Collections

  • Richard Davis, sculptor, Kiowa, TX
  • Lydia Smith, Garland, TX
  • Barbara Couvadelli, Greece
  • Mr. Franck G. Moulin, Valenciennes, France
  • Dr. M.M. Herrero M., Córdoba, Argentina
  • Liliana C. Peusso, Córdoba, Argentina
  • Sr. Pedro Herrero, entrepeneur, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Mr. John Ladd, artist, Amarillo, TX
  • Sr. Puiburiger, company CEO, Córdoba, Argentina
  • Mercedes Sayago de Arámburu & Matias Arámburu, West Lafayette, IN
  • Michael Foster, Astoria, OR

Other Skills

  • Spanish, French, German
  • Basic Italian and Portuguese
  • Piano studies for 10 years

References

  • Royal Nebeker, M.F.A.

  • Two Dimensional Director of Visual Arts, Clatsop Community College
  • Dave Phillips

  • Vice President of Instructional Programs and Student Services, Clatsop Community College
  • John Wubben

  • College President, Clatsop Community College
  • Robert Jessup, M.F.A.

  • Associate Professor of Visual Arts, University of North Texas
  • Richard Davis, M.F.A.

  • Professor of Visual Arts, University of North Texas
  • Mike Cunningham, M.F.A.

  • Studio Division Chair, University of North Texas