Visiting Artist | Vincent Valdez 00 IL | Glass Department

Vincent Valdez 00 IL was born in San Antonio, TX. He received a full scholarship to RISD, where he earned his BFA in Illustration in 2000. Recognized for his intensive devotion to skill and detail, his monumental portrayal of the contemporary figure remarks on a universal struggle within various sociopolitical arenas and eras. His work has been exhibited in such venues as The Museum of Fine Arts Houston, The Ford Foundation, The Los Angeles County Museum of Art, The National Portrait Gallery, The Blanton Museum of Art, The Parsons School of Design and OSDE Buenos Aires, among others. Valdez is a recipient of The Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant for Painters and Sculptors, The Skowhegan School of Painting 2005 and the Kunstlerhaus Bethania Berlin Residency 2014. 

Thursday, November 16 at 6:30pm

RISD Auditorium
17 Canal Walk, Providence RI

Event Type

Lecture

Departments

Glass

Cost

free

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