CURRICULUM VITAE

CERTIFICATE

2008Creative Capital Professional Development Program



PANEL

2008Texas Uprising, BlueStar Art Center, “Public Art”


CURRENT EXHIBITS

2015 - 2017San Angelo Museum of Fine Art, San Angelo, TX


UPCOMING EXHIBITS

2016McNay


BOOKS

2016Corpus Christi Public Art Collection
2012University of Texas, Fine Art Collection (pending)
2012International Sculpture Center, the New Earthworks: Art, Action, Agency
2008Sculpture Magazine, Commissions, John Igo Library
An abridged bibliography is listed on the last page.


PUBLICATIONS

1998Light Impressions, Cover, New York, NY
1996Fiesta Magazine, Cover, San Antonio, TX


GRANTS

Creative Capital, Grant, Office of Cultural Affairs San Antonio, TX
Professional development Grant, Office of Cultural Affairs San Antonio, TX


UNIVERSITY COLLECTIONS

2010Implementation, University of Texas at San Antonio


MUSEUM COLLECTIONS

2009Extinguisher, San Antonio Museum of Art


BOARD AFFILIATIONS

2012 - 2016Board President, San Antonio School for Inquiry and Creativity
2012 - 2014Board Member, City of San Antonio Empowerment Zone Governance Board
2011 - 2012Board Member, Pearl on the Hill Business Association


PUBLIC COMMISSIONS

2013Luminaria “Patriotic Bicycle Explosion”
2011Clear Channel outdoor public exhibition
2009Bihl Haus Arts, Highway, Sculpture
Public Art San Antonio, Mentorship Partner, selected as professional artist to mentor
emerging artist in the processes of public art projects.
2007Corpus Christi Fire House #17, stainless steel sculpture
2006Austin Highway Redevelopment Project, YOGI, galvanized steel sculptural bus shelter
Maquette and design only.
2005City of San Antonio, John Igo Public Library, Elements, kinetic sculpture
City of San Antonio, Main Street Program, Gazebo Park, Southtown Bench (design)
2001City of San Antonio, Department of Community Initiatives, Youth Opportunity
Program, Grid Mural, assemblage
1998San Antonio College, Library, Multi-Faceted Woman, assembled layered paintings
1997Motorola, USA, Antonio, Neighborhood Mural at Herweck’s
1995City of San Antonio, Main Street Project, Neighborhood Mural at the Pig Stand
1988Center for Third World Organizing, Oakland, CA, Unity, portable mural
Galeria de la Raza, San Francisco, CA, Opening, mural


PUBLIC COMMISSIONS (COOPERATIVE)

1988Murals executed with Raymond M. Patlan of San Francisco, CA,
and Eduardo Pineda of Berkeley, CA
1 Sunshine School District, San Francisco, Children’s Mural
2 Berkeley Library, Reading Is Knowledge
3 National Hispanic University, Oakland, California, Untitled


SELECTED COLLECTIONS

Allstate Insurance Co.
Don Bacigalupi, Dir., Crystal Bridges
San Antonio Police Officers Association
San Antonio Fire Fighters Association
Watel International
South Texas Blood and Tissue Center
S5I Architects
SGI Agencies
Robert A. Valdez, Esquire
Sharkmatic Advertising
Refugio Luis Barragan
Horton Foote, Author,
Marshall Steves, Jr.
Gary M. Perkins Photography
Impacet renewable Enegry
 
Santa Rosa Hospital
Santa Rosa Towers
Dennis Goldsberry
SHPE National
Clark Chevrolet
Alamo Technologies
City of San Antonio
Telemundo Network
Dr. Guillermo Pulido
Dr. Manuel Quinones
James Ackers
Douglas Motley
Marc Wiegand, Esquire
Travis Capps
Dr. and Ann Valente
 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011

Anarte, Soup and Dough

2010

Bismark Studios, Artist, Sculptor, Lover

2009

Bihl Haus Arts, Conception/Realization

2008

Art Center, Corpus Christi, Defying Gravity and
Convention

2008

Tarrant County College, Fort Worth

2008

Corpus Christi Art Center

2001

Blue Star Contemporary Art Center, San
Antonio, Bliss

1996

Gallery Sol y Luna, San Antonio
The Pink Schoolhouse Gallery, Tres Piedras NM

1995

Babylon, San Antonio

1993

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico,
San Antonio
S5I Architects, Inc., San Antonio
University of the Incarnate Word, San Antonio
Frost Bank Towers, San Antonio
Casa de la Cultura, San Pedro Garza Garcia,
Nuevo Leon, Mexico

1992

Mexican Cultural Institute, San Antonio: The Force of Freedom
Telemundo Network Studio Channel 60, San Antonio

1991

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, San Antonio
Telemundo Network Studio Channel 60, San Antonio
Expression Gallery, Centro Cultural Aztlan, San Antonio
Telemundo Network Studio Channel 60, San Antonio

1990

S5I Architects, Inc., San Antonio
Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, San Antonio

1989

Mexican Cultural Institute, San Antonio

1987

Plaza Bank, San Antonio

1986

Paperbacks & More Bookstore and Gallery, San Antonio<



BIBLIOGRAPHY

2008

Sculpture Magazine, Commissions, John Igo Library

2007

“Dedication of Sculpture Garden.” Scene in San Antonio, August

2002

“Top Tickets.” Arts, San Antonio Express-News, 20 January: H2
“Serenidad Art Exhibit.” Telemundo TV-60, aired January 3

2001

“Red Dot Day” with 3-column color photo. Lively Arts, San Antonio Express-News, 21 March: G10

1995

“Art in the Hood” with 4-column photo. Metro Section, San Antonio Express-News, 7 July: B1

1994

Goddard, Dan R. “Contemporary Art Month: 700 Artists, 70 Events to Test Stamina” with color photo Madonna and Child. Arts, San Antonio Express-News, 26 June: J1
“Curanderos, Psychics and Spirits.” KENS TV-5, one-hour program aired 10 May
“Curanderos, or Folk Healers...” with 2-column color photo Penitence: Elisa. Hispanic Magazine, September: 104

1993

Silva, Elda. “Curanderos.” Texas Hispanic Magazine, September, 4:19
Goddard, Dan R. “Artist Explores World of Curanderos.” Arts, San Antonio Express-News, 22 August
“Curanderos Exhibit Tours Mexico, USA.” The Times, San Antonio, 12 August: 6
Goddard, Dan R. “Creativity Shines in Southtown: Neighbors Display Their Work” with black and white photo Penitence: Elisa. Arts, San Antonio Express-News,1 July: D1-4
Sensores, Oscar. “Curanderos le aseguran su inspiracion plastica” with black and white photos: Contricion: Elisa and Curacion: Una Enferma. Cultural, El Norte, Monterey, Mexico, 7 May: D7
“Tiene exito expocion de Monterey en San Antonio” with black and white photos of Mary Carmen Barragan. Omnia, Vanguardia, Monterey, Mexico, 6 May: E2
Club Telemundo, Telemundo National Network, aired 12 May
Barragan, Refugio Luis. “Pintura.” El Heraldo, Dallas, TX, 5 May
“Presentara ‘Los curanderos de Tejas en Casa de la Cultura” with black and white photos Bendicion: El Arzobispo and Contricion: Elisa. Biomundo, Vanguardia, Monterey, Mexico, 3 May: E2

1992

Lance, Mary. “Centenarian’s Portrait: ‘A True Honor.’ ” San Antonio Light, 10 October: J15
Beamer, Randy. “Exploring the Force of Freedom.” KMOL TV-4, aired September “Local Artist Explores Freedom.” KSAT TV-12, Good Morning, San Antonio, aired September
Weser, Marcia Goren. “The Force of Freedom.” VIVA Magazine, San Antonio Light, 5 August: F3
Goddard, Dan R. “S.A. Artist Probes Life’s Freedoms” with color photo The Centenarian. Arts, San Antonio Express-News, 23 July: E1
ROS, “Pintura con imaginacion y contenido” with black and white photo The Centenarian. Espectaculos, La Prensa, 17 July: B1-5