VINCENT VALDEZ
VINCENT VALDEZ
VINCENT VALDEZ
b. 1977

EDUCATION
2000
BFA, The Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

RESIDENCIES
2017 The Joan Mitchell Foundation Artist In Residency
2014 Bluestar Contemporary Berlin Residency/Kunstlerhaus Bethanien
2011 The Vermont Studio Center
2005 The Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture
2003 SALA: SA MEETS LA Exchange Program
2001 PRIMER PASO Artist in Residency

AWARDS
The Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters & Sculptors Grant '15
The Texas Commission on the Arts State Artist Award '15
The Artist Foundation of San Antonio Visual Arts Grant '06
The ArtPace Artist Travel Grant '05

SELECTED ONE PERSON EXHIBITIONS 
2016 THE BEGINNING IS NEAR (PART I)  David Shelton Gallery, Houston, TX

2015 TILL THEN/WINDOWS INTO HOUSTON PROJECT, The Blaffer Gallery, University of Houston, Houston, TX

2014 THE STRANGEST FRUIT, Artpace, San Antonio, TX, Traveling: Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA (2015)

2013 THE STRANGEST FRUIT,  The David Winton Bell Gallery, Brown University, Providence, RI

2012 AMERICA'S FINEST: EXCERPTS FOR JOHN, The McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, TX

2011 AMERICA’S FINEST, Texas Contemporary Art Fair, David Shelton Gallery, Houston,TX

2010 FLASHBACK, The Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX
STATIONS, The Mesa Contemporary Arts Center, Mesa, AZ

2009 BURN Federal Art Projects, Los Angeles, CA
EL CHAVEZ RAVINE: VINCENT VALDEZ AND RY COODER, The San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX

2008 WITHOUT END, The Gallery of UTA/University of TX, Arlington, TX

2007 PRIDE OF THE SOUTHSIDE, The Museo Alameda Smithsonian, San Antonio, TX
WINNER’S CIRCLE, Western Project, Los Angeles, CA
PRIDE OF THE SOUTHSIDE, O’Kane Gallery, The University of Houston, Houston, TX

2004 STATIONS, Marion Koogler McNay Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX, Traveling: The Snite Museum of Art, Notre Dame University, IN (2005); University of Texas A&M, Laredo, TX (2006); Richard E. Peeler Art Center, DePaul University, Greencastle, IN

2002 MADE MEN, Finesilver Gallery, San Antonio, TX
2 TO WATCH: VINCENT VALDEZ & OSCAR CASARES, Artpace, San Antonio, TX
THE MIX! SERIES, VINCENT VALDEZ, The Dallas Contemporary, Dallas, TX

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS 
2017 PACIFIC STANDARD TIME: LA/LA (HOME: So Different, So Apealing)
 The Los Angeles County Museum of Art,  The Museum of Fine Arts Houston
 Los Angeles, CA, Houston, TX
THE FACE OF BATTLE: AMERICANS AT WAR 9/11-Present
The National Portrait Gallery, Washington DC

2016  TASTEMAKERS & EARTHSHAKERS: NOTES FROM LOS ANGELES YOUTH CULTURE 1943-2016  Vincent Price Art Museum, Los Angeles, CA
CONTEMPORARY PORTRAITURE The Gallery at University of Texas at Arlington
NORTHERN TRIANGLE  Three Walls Gallery , Chicago, IL

2015 AMERICAN ART: IT'S COMPLICATED  The Minnesota Museum of Art, St. Paul, MN
HIDDEN HISTORIES IN LATIN AMERICAN ART  The Phoenix Art Musuem, Phoenix, AZ
BACK FROM BERLIN  The Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum, San Antonio, TX

2014 STATE OF THE ART: Discovering New American Art Now, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, ART Travels: The Frist Center, Nashville, TN, '17
PARALLEL MYTHS: Michael Bise, Joey Fauerso, Keith Mayerson and Vincent Valdez, David Shelton Gallery, Houston, TX
ESTAMPAS DE LA RAZA: PRINTS FOR THE PEOPLE: THE ROMO COLLECTION North Carolina Museum of Art

2013 FACE TO FACE: ARTIST’S SELF PORTRAITS FROM THE COLLECTION OF JACKYE AND CURTIS FINCH, JR. The Arkansas Arts Center
LEGEND TRIPPING, Masters & Pelavin Gallery, NY, NY
CHANGING PERCEPTIONS OF THE WESTERN LANDSCAPE, The Albuquerque Museum of Art, Albuquerque, NM

2012 PRIDE, PROTEST, & PLAINS, Red Arrow Contemporary, Dallas, TX
ICONS:RISD, Woods-Gerry Gallery, The Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
REPRESENT LA, Vincent Price Art Museum, East LA College, Los Angeles, CA
SA COLLECTS, The San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX

2011 SILVER: 25TH ANNIVERSARY EXHIBITION, The Gallery at UTA, University of Texas, Arlington, TX
ARTE TEJANO: de CAMPOS, BARRIOS Y FRONTERAS, Fundacion Osde Buenos Aires, Brazil

2010 ROADSHOW: HOUSTON, Inman Annex, David Shelton Gallery, Houston,TX
FORETOPIA, David Shelton Gallery, San Antonio, TX

2009 WESTERN PROJECT: THE FIRST SIX YEARS, Western Project, Los Angeles, CA
WEST/SOUTHWEST ALBERQERQUE-LOS ANGELES EXCHANGE, 516 Arts, Albuquerque, NM, and LA Art Core, Los Angeles, CA

2008 ANGELENOS: PAINTERS OF LOS ANGELES, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
AMERICAN REALISM, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, IN
IN THE LAND OF RETINAL DELIGHTS:THE JUXTAPOSE FACTOR, Laguna Art Museum, Laguna, CA
BEYOND THE BORDER, The National Museum of Mexican Art, Chicago, IL

2007 LA VIDA LOWRIDER: CRUISING IN THE CITY OF ANGELS, Petersen Automotive Museum, Los Angeles, CA
THE SIRENS’ SONG: CONTEMPORARY NARRATIVE PAINTING, Arthouse, Austin, TX
2006
SWALLOW HARDER, The Frye Art Museum, Seattle, Washington 
DRAWING CONCLUSIONS ON THE WALL, Chapman University, Orange County, CA

2004 LATITUDE: Te WHARE WHANANGA O AWANUIARANGI WHAKATANE, New Zealand
A TIMELESS MONTAGE OF CONFLICT AND BEING, Parsons School of Design, Paris, France
FROM THE COLLECTION OF JOE A. DIAZ, The Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX; Traveled to The National Hispanic Research Center, Alburqerque, NM; The San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA; National Museum of Mexican Art, Chicago, IL
LIKENESS AND PRESENCE, Self Help Graphics, Los Angeles, CA 

2003 LARGER THAN LIFE, The Leisure Club: Mogadishni, Copenhagen,Denmark
2002 CHICANO VISIONS: AMERICAN PAINTERS ON THE VERGE, FROM THE COLLECTION OF CHEECH MARIN, The San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX; Traveled to National Museum of Mexican Art, Chicago, IL; The Weisman Museum of Art, Minneapolis, MN; The Smithsonian Museum of Science and Industry, Washington, DC; The San Diego Museum of Art, La Jolla, CA; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA; The O’Kane Gallery, University of Houston, Houston, TX
CONTEMPORARY DRAWING IN TEXAS, The McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, TX
17TH ANNUAL NEW AMERICAN TALENT, Arthouse, Austin, TX

2002 CONTEMPORARY FIGURATIVE WORKS ON PAPER, Blue Star Contemporary Art Center, San Antonio, TX
THE POWER OF PLACE. Finesilver Gallery, San Antonio, TX

SELECTED COLLECTIONS
The Blanton Museum of Art
The Museum of Fine Arts Houston
The Bell Gallery/Brown University
The Linda Pace Foundation
ArtPace 
The Arkansas Drawing Center
The McNay Museum of Art
The National Museum of Mexican Art
The Frye Museum of Art
The Snite Museum of Art 
The University of Houston Public Art Collection
The Museum of Texas Tech University
The San Antonio Museum of Art

 
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