Vanessa Wallace-Gonzales

Instagram: @livingrelic

E-Mail: vanessal@me.com

Education

Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD Graduated May 2014

Bachelors of Fine Arts, Major General Fine Art, Magna Cum Laude with a 3.75 GPA

Studio Art Centers International Honors Program; Florence Italy                 May 2013


Exhibitions

2018             Artifacts from a Butterfly’s Meconium, Carnegie Art Museum Studio Gallery

  • Curated by Suzanne Bellah; Oxnard, CA

           The Oxnard Plain Collective Show, Carnegie Art Museum Studio Gallery

  • Curated by Brian Paumier and Jaime Bailon; Oxnard, CA

           Viva La Muxer, Plaza de la Raza

  • Curated by Los Fotos Project; Los Angeles, CA


2017             The Alchemists, Stonework Studios Gallery during Ventura Artwalk

  • Curated by Vanessa Wallace-Gonzales & Izzy Morones; Ventura, CA


2016              Emerging Artists Show, VITA Art Center Gallery

  • Curated by Mary Perez; Ventura, CA

The Alchemists, Artwalk Pop Up Gallery during Ventura Artwalk

  • Curated by Vanessa Wallace-Gonzales & Izzy Morones; Ventura, CA


2015              Untitled: (Fuerza), 9 Lives Gallery

  • Curated by Jill Cohen; Brooklyn, NY

Beyond the Lines, Beyond the Lines Gallery

  • Curated by Brittany Davis; Los Angeles, CA

Artwalk Ventura 2015, Bell Arts Factory Gallery

  • Curated by Mary Perez; Ventura, CA


2014               MICA 2014 Open House Exhibition, Fox 2 Gallery (MICA)

  • Curated by Rex Stevens; Baltimore, MD                                                                                                        


2013               MICA 2013 Show at SACI, Fox 2 Gallery (MICA)

  • Curated by Ellen Burchenal; Baltimore, MD

            MICA at SACI Show, Jules Maidoff Gallery      

  • Curated by Ellen Burchenal; Florence, Italy                                                                                                            


2010                US, VITA Art Center Gallery

  • Curated by Vanessa Wallace-Gonzales; Ventura, CA

                       Eve of The Phoenix, VITA Art Center Gallery

  • Curated by Vanessa Wallace-Gonzales; Ventura, CA


Awards

2018                   Carnegie Art Museum Studio Gallery Artist in Resident

 Publication: Ventana, Magazine, October Edition, 2018

 Publication: VC Reporter, Newspaper, October Edition, 2018


2016   Publication: The Ventura Breeze, Newspaper, September Edition, 2016


2012                   Publication: The Ventura Breeze, Newspaper, January Edition, 2012                                                                                                                 


2010                   Ray Frykholm Scholarship Fund                                                                                                                                        

         Focus on the Master’s Scholarship