CÉSAR ESTEBAN BERNAL

cbernal206@gmail.com

 

Born                                 1995, Phoenix, Arizona

Resides                            Chicago, Illinois

 

EDUCATION

Exp. 2020 MFA, Fiber and Material Studies, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

2017                                 BA with Honors, Visual Arts, Brown University, Providence, RI

Jan. 2016-June2016        University of Veracruz, Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico

2013                                 Diploma, Metro Tech High School, Phoenix, AZ

2009                                Certificate of Promotion, C.J. Jorgensen Elementary School, Phoenix, AZ

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS (*solo)

2019 "Coming into Being" SAIC Columbus, Chicago, IL

2019 "Alien Objects" SITE Sharp, Chicago, IL

2018 "All Art Arizona" Art Intersection, Gilbert, AZ

2018                                 "Contemporary Culture" Xico Inc., Phoenix, AZ

2018                                 "Love in the Times of..." Art Landing Gallery, Inglewood, CA

2017                                 "Power Through the Future" Galería de la Raza, San Francisco, CA

2017                                 "First Apartment" Sarah Doyle Women's Center, Providence, RI

2017                                 "Commencement 2017" Granoff Center for the Creative Arts, Providence, RI

2017                                 "Hijo of Two Naciones" List Art Center, Providence, RI *

2017                                  Spring Arts Festival, Granoff Center for the Creative Arts, Providence, RI

2017                                  37th Annual Student Juried Exhibition, David Winton Bell Gallery, Providence, RI

2016                                 "NxNE" List Art Center, Providence, RI

2016                                 "It's a SHOW!" List Art Center, Providence, RI

2016                                 "¿En Veracruz no pasa nada?" Los Lagos, Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico

2016                                 FAUV Student Showcase, Department of Architecture, Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico

2015                                 "Photography Elite" List Art Center, Providence, RI

 

AWARDS & HONORS

2018 Wilson/Livingstone Graduate Merit Fellowship, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

2017                                 Graduate Opportunity Fellowship, University of California, Los Angeles

2017                                 Ann Belsky Moranis Award, Brown University

2017                                 Julie Sloane Award, Brown University

2016                                 Brown Arts Initiative Grant, Brown University

2014                                 Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, Scholar of the Month

2012                                 QuestBridge National College Match, Scholarship Recipient