RESUME

Selected Solo & 2-Person Exhibitions

2021    2021 Artist of the Year: Raul Rene Gonzalez. San Antonio Art League & Museum. San Antonio, TX

2020    Doing Werk. Fort Worth Community Art Center. Visit Fort Worth Gallery. Fort Worth, TX

2019    All In A Day’s Werk. UT Rio Grande Valley Rusteberg Art Gallery. Brownsville, TX

Front and Back, and Side to Side. Artpace Main Space Gallery. San Antonio, TX

                Watch Me Werk. HCC Northline Art Gallery. Houston, TX

2018    Raul Gonzalez: Taco, Texas. Albright College Freedman Gallery - Foyer Gallery. Reading, PA

All About That Werk. Forum 6 Contemporary. Houston, TX

Feelin Like A Champ. Revenant Gallery. San Antonio, TX

2017    Pure Energy. Presa House Gallery. San Antonio, TX

Can You Feel That? Miami University. Oxford, OH

Doing Work. grayDUCK Gallery. Austin, TX                                                                              

Doing Werk. Freight Gallery. San Antonio, TX

2016    Werds & Places. Carver Branch Library. San Antonio, TX

Artist Looking At Art: Portraits of a Working Artist. McNay Art Museum. San Antonio, TX

This Is What It Feels Like. Radius Center. San Antonio, TX. (2-person, Braydon Gold)

TEXAS. Freight Gallery. San Antonio, TX

2015     Dulce. Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center Theater Gallery. San Antonio, TX

Life, Death, and Other Stories. 3rd Space Gallery. San Antonio, TX

2014    Undetermined Matter. grayDUCK Gallery. Austin, TX (2-person)

M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition | WERK | In the Zone. Terminal 136. San Antonio, TX

2013    Consider All Things. Main Street Projects. Houston, TX (2-Person)

2012    Farewell Show. Jack Meier Gallery. Houston, TX

2011     Music in the City. Houston Community College Southwest Gallery. Houston, TX

A Collection of Work: Past to Present. Caroline Collective. Houston, TX

 

Selected Group Exhibitions       

2021    ACROSS |Urban Arts Center. Dallas, TX (curator: Jose Villalobos)

AMoA Biennial 600 – Justice-Equality-Race-Identity | Amarillo Museum of Art. Amarillo, TX (curator: Leslie Moody Castro)

Elements of Expression | ICOSA Gallery. Austin TX (curator Raasin McIntosh)

Looking at Leadership | Notre Dame University of Maryland Gormley Gallery. Baltimore, MD

(curator: Sarah McCann)

Alive In Memory & Spirit | Mission Marquee Plaza. San Antonio, TX (curator: Rigoberto Luna)

2020    2020 CAM Perennial: Topographies of Truth | McNay Art Museum. San Antonio, TX (curator: Lee Hallman, Associate Curator of Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth)

            AquĆ­ Estamos: New Selections from the Permanent Collection | National Hispanic Cultural Center Art Museum. Albuquerque, NM

2019    Some Things To Talk About | Gallery W at The Whitney Center for the Arts. Pittsfield, MA

Crossing the Line: Drawings from the Mexic-Arte Museum Permanent Collection. Austin, TX

Ctrl+A. KSpace Contemporary & Presa House Gallery. Corpus Christi, TX

Effort Economy. Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum. San Antonio, TX

2018    Spectrum: Exploring Gender Identification. MCLA Gallery 51. North Adams, MA

Young Latino Artists 23: Beyond Walls, Between Gates, Under Bridges. curated by Gilbert Rocha. Mexic-Arte Museum. Austin, TX

Collect It For The Culture. curated by Robert Hodge. The Union. Houston, TX

Landscapes, Portraits, Still Lifes. curated by Sara Vanderbeek. DORF. Austin, TX

Common Currents. 300 Year ~ 300 Artists. Artpace. San Antonio, TX

VOZ: Selections from the UTSA Art Collection, curated by Arturo Almeida. Centro de Artes. San Antonio, TX

Images of Power. curated by Alana Coates & Mark Anthony Martinez. Freight Gallery. San Antonio, TX

2017    Schist. curated by Nicholas Frank. Artpace Studio B. San Antonio, TX

Crossing Borders: An Immigrant Art Project. Living Arts of Tulsa. Tulsa, OK

2016    6th Chicana/o Biennial. MACLA (Movimiento de Arte y Cultura Latino Americana). San Jose, CA

SATX |MX: Un Viaje Lleno De Cultural. Centro De Artes. San Antonio, TX

How To Play Guitar. 337 Project Space. Grand Rapids, MI

2015    Debt Fair. Art League Houston. Houston, TX

CAM Perennial: Move Me. Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center. San Antonio, TX (curator: Amy Mackie, co-Director of PARSE

2014    Arte Latino Now. Queens University of Charlotte. Charlotte, NC

2013    Young Latino Artists 18: Con/Juntos. Curated by Michael Anthony Garcia. Mexic-Arte Museum. Austin, TX

New Texas Talent XX. Craighead Green Gallery. Dallas, TX

The Menil/Fiesta Project. Inman Gallery. Houston, TX

New Art/Art Nuevo: San Antonio 2012. University of Texas at San Antonio Main Art Gallery. San Antonio, TX

2012    The LA Art Show | Modern & Contemporary. Los Angeles, CA

Gambol - Juried Group Member Exhibition. Art League Houston. Houston, TX

2011    Hispanic Heritage Art Exhibition. Houston Community College NE Northline Art Gallery. Houston, TX

Emerging Artist Exhibition. Jack Meier Gallery. Houston, TX

2010    The Big Show. Lawndale Art Center. Houston, TX (curator: Paul Middendorf)

School of Art Annual Student Exhibition. Blaffer Gallery. Houston, TX

2009    Annual Juried Exhibition. Live Oak Art Center. Columbus, TX (curator: Gus Kopriva)

2008    The Big Show. Lawndale Art Center. Houston, TX. (curator: Aram Moshayedi)

1999    Houston Independent School District Art Competition Exhibition

Congressional Art Competition

 

Performances

2019    Artpace. San Antonio, TX

2018    Mexic-Arte Museum. Austin, TX

                The Studios at MASS MoCA. North Adams, MA

2017    Plaza de Armes. San Antonio, TX

grayDUCK Gallery. Austin, TX

Freight Gallery. San Antonio, TX

2016    McNay Art Museum. San Antonio, TX

(11 performances throughout 2-month exhibition, including a 4.3 mile dance trek, Grand Marshall Parade Leader, and several dance performances in museum’s galleries)

2014     Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center. San Antonio, TX

            Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum.  San Antonio, TX

 

Residencies

2021     San Antonio Museum of Art Inaugural Artist-in-Residence. San Antonio, TX

2018     The Studios at MASS MoCA. North Adams, MA

2016     Artist Lab Fellowship Program. Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center. San Antonio, TX

2013     "Changarrito" Artist-in-Residence. Mexic-Arte Museum. Austin, TX

2012     Modern Multiples - printmaking with Richard Duardo. Los Angeles, CA

 

Collections      

The McNay Art Museum. San Antonio, TX, National Museum of Mexican Art. Chicago, IL

National Hispanic Cultural Center Art Museum. Albuquerque, NM, Mexic-Arte Museum. Austin, TX

The University of Texas at San Antonio, Capital One Financial Services. Plano, TX

University Health System Del Rio Tower. San Antonio, TX, Queens University of Charlotte. Charlotte, NC,

Benson Latin American Collection. Austin TX, The San Antonio Art League & Museum,

The Woodlands High School Art Trust. The Woodlands, TX, Artes de la Rosa. Fort Worth,TX,

Whataburger Museum of Art, and the City of San Antonio

 

 

Private Collections

Texas, Arizona, Colorado, Wisconsin, New Hampshire, Washington, Kentucky,

California, Virginia, California, Michigan

 

 

Honors | Awards | Achievements

2021     San Antonio Art League & Museum 2021 Artist of the Year

2020     Luminaria Artist Foundation Open Category Grant

2018      Sustainable Arts Foundation Grant

2016     NALAC Fund for the Arts (NFA): San Antonio Artist/Ensemble 2016 Grant

                Surdna Foundation Grant Recipient, Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center Artist Lab Fellowship

2015     Dave Bown Projects - 10th Semiannual Competition (Curators: Claire C. Carter, Carmen Hermo, Anna Stothart) Award of Excellence (Unrestricted monetary award).

2014     Hunting Art Prize Finalist

2013     Hunting Art Prize Finalist

2005     Houston Marathon Finisher

1999     1st Place Black/White Drawing -Houston Independent School District Art Competition. Houston, TX

Congressional Art Competition Winner, 18th District, Texas. Hall of Congress. Washington, D.C.

 

Lectures – Artist Talks

2019     Artist Talk, Texas State University School of Art & Design. San Marcos, TX

Artist Talk, Summer Teacher Institute: Building STEAM. McNay Art Museum. San Antonio, TX

2018     Artist Talk: Southwest School of Art. San Antonio, TX

                Art Tank: Business Training for Creatives: Round 8, Invited Artist Roundtable Discussion. San Antonio, TX

Marketing for Artists, New York Foundation for the Arts Immigrant Artist Program. San Antonio, TX

Doing Work Catalogue Panel Discussion. Freight Gallery. San Antonio, TX

2017     Artist Talk, Miami University.  Oxford, OH

Artist Talk, grayDUCK Gallery. Austin, TX

2016     Artist Talk, Artists Looking at Art: Raul Gonzalez. McNay Art Museum. San Antonio, TX

2012     Artist Talk. Inside A City. Artes de la Rosa. Fort Worth, TX

 

Education

2012 - 2014. The University of Texas at San Antonio. M.F.A. Art (Painting)

2007 - 2010. The University of Houston. B.F.A. Painting (Magna Cum Laude)

2004 – 2007. North Harris College | General Studies

1999 – 2001. Washington University in St. Louis | Studio Art

 

Publications

Create! Magazine | Issue 12 | 2019

Oxford American | Summer 2018