Victor Maldonado CV

1976
Changuitiro, Michuacan, Mexico

EDUCATION
2005
M.F.A. Painting and Drawing, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2000
B.F.A. Painting and Drawing, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA

1998
Study Abroad Program, Ecole des Beaux Artes, Rennes, France

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2010
New Work, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

2007
Graph: Maps and Soda, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

2005
Myth of Myself, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

2003
Critical Masses, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

2001
Introducing Victor Maldonado: Changing Stages, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

2000
Thesis Exhibition, California College of Arts and Crafts—North Gallery, Oakland, CA

1999
California College of Arts and Crafts—Martinez Print Gallery, Oakland, CA

1998
Ecole des Beaux Artes—Galerie des Etudiant, Rennes, France

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2010
New Work, East/West Berlin, curated by galleryHOMELAND, Berlin

2007
Un/Common, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR, Curator: Kristan Kennedy

2006
Fall Back: Five Gallery Painters, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR
Building Tradition: Contemporary Art from Tacoma Art Museum, Whatcom Museum, Bellingham, WA
Contemprary Barouqe, Gallery X, School of the Art Institue of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Art Chicago at the Mart, Aron Packer Gallery, Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL

2005
M.F.A. Exhibition, G2, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Versions05, Invincible Desire, Heaven Gallery, Chicago, IL

2005
Love Screening, Heaven Gallery, Chicago, IL
Snow Installation, Heaven Gallery, Chicago, IL

2004
Graphics Communication Archer Gallery, Clark Community College, Vancouver, WA

2003
Building Tradition: Gifts in Honor of the Northwest Art Collection, Tacoma Art Museum,
Tacoma, WA (catalogue)

2002
Animals, Animals, Animals, Corvallis Arts Center, Corvallis, OR
Human Form 2002, Runyan Gallery, Newport Visual Arts Center, Newport, OR
32nd Willamette Valley Juried Exhibition, Corvallis Arts Center, OR,
Jurors: Tom Creelan and Roger Hull

2001
31st Willamette Valley Juried Exhibition, Corvallis Arts Center, OR, Juror: Bruce Guenther
East Meets West, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR
Mountain High XII—Prints, Timberline Lodge, Mt. Hood, OR

2000
2 x 3, 40th Street Warehouse, Oakland, CA

PUBLIC ART COMMISSIONS
2005
Scottsdale–Across Generations, Granite Reef Senior Center Mosaics, Scottsdale Public Arts,
Scottsdale, AZ

2004
Scottsdale–Across Generations, Self Portraiture Workshops, Civic Center Library, Scottsdale Public Arts, Scottsdale, AZ

2003
Interstate Boulevard Lightrail Project, Station artwork, Portland, OR

2000
International Boulevard Trash Can Art Project, Spanish Speaking Unity Council, Art Spark—
Team Oakland, CA
Mural Conservation Checklist And Lecture, Metro Murals, Portland, OR

2000
International Boulevard Trash Can Art Project, Spanish Speaking Unity Council, Art Spark—
Team Oakland, CA

1999
East Bay Market Mural, 85th/International, Art Spark—Team Oakland, Oakland, CA
Oakland Chinatown Banner Project, Art Spark—Team Oakland, Oakland, CA

1998
Book as Self-Portrait, class at Cole Elementary School, Oakland, CA, Sponsors: NEA and CCAC MacArthur Bart
Mural, Art Spark—Team Oakland, CA
Art Spark—Mask and Costume Design, Team Oakland, Oakland, CA

1995
No Blood/No Foul—Assistant Stage Manager, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA, for Suzanne Lacey

BENEFITS
2005
Art For Life, Cascaid Aids Project, Carnavalesco, Montgomery Park, Portland, OR
Pachanga! Chicago Waldorf School, 30th Anniversary 2005 Auction, Chicago, IL
MALDEF Art Auction, Mexican American Legal Defense Fund, Chicago, IL

2003
Bid: a Drawing for Drawings, Sponsor: Portland Institute for Contemporary Art, Savage Gallery, Portland, OR

2002
Art for Life, Weiden & Kennedy, Portland, OR (catalogue)
Hyde Park Art Center—Spring Benefit, Organized by: William Seabright and Assc, Glencoe,IL (illustration)
For Love & Money, World Forestry Center, Portland, OR, Sponsor: Our House of Portland

2001
Artists Respond to 9/11, SAVAGE, Portland, OR
11th Annual Cascade AIDS Project Benefit, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland

CORPORATE AND PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Perkins Coie LLP, Portland, OR
Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA

AWARDS
2001
Winning Pacific Coast Competitor—New American Paintings, Open Studios Press, Wellesley,
MA, Juror: Lisa Dennison, Chief Curator, Solomon R Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
1994
California Arts Scholar, State of California, Merced County, CA

GRANTS AND SCHOLARSHIPS
2005
Bare Walls Grant, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2004
Bare Walls Grant, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2003
Bare Walls Grant, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
2000
Diversity Scholarship, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA

1999
Diversity Scholarship, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA

1998
French Scholarship, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA
Diversity Scholarship, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA

1996
Diversity Scholarship, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA

1995
Bloss Merit Scholarship, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA
Diversity Scholarship, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA

1994
Creative Achievement Award, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA
Diversity Scholarship, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA
Bloss Merit Scholarship, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA

Books
2002
A&P, John Updike, 20th Century American Short Story, Publisher: Perfection Learning,
Des Moines, IA

Catalogues
2005
Art For Life, Cascaid Aids Project, Carnavalesco, Mongomery Park, Portland, OR

2004
Interstate Max Public Art Guide, Tri-Met, Mary Priester, Portland, Oregon,

2003
Building Tradition: Gifts in Honor of the Northwest Art Collection, Tacoma Art Museum,
Tacoma, WA
Art For Life, Cascade AIDS Project, Portland, OR, April, #121

PERIODICALS
2007
Artweek, “Victor Maldonado at Froelick Gallery”Prudence Roberts, Artweek, July/August 2007,
Vol. 38, Issue 6, p. 22-23

2003
Art on Paper, Nov/Dec. 2003, vol. 8, no. 2, Portland Galleries, Claire Sykes

2002
Oregon: Kris Hargis and Victor Maldonado, Isaac Peterson, Artweek, San Jose, CA
Preview: Art, Karrin Ellertson, The Mercury, Portland, OR, p 20, 3 January
Visual Art—Kris Hargis and Victor Maldonado, Portland Tribune, Portland, OR, 4 January,
Cue section, p 3
Bear Deluxe Magazine, Portland, OR, back cover (August)
32nd Willamette Valley Juried Exhibition, Hester Coucke, Artspirit, Corvallis Arts Center—Linn-
Benton Arts Council, Corvallis, OR, October, p 1
Bear Deluxe Magazine, Portland, OR (illustration)
First Thursday Gallery Tour, Portland Tribune, 1 January, B6 (illustration)

2001
New American Paintings, Open Studios Press, Wellesley, MA, volume 37, Winter, Essay: Lisa Dennison
Busy Weeks!—Wednesday January 2nd: Art, Karrin Ellertson, The Mercury, Portland, OR,
20 December, p 15
World Report: Portland—Crossing Boundaries: East West Symposium in Print Art, Hidekki
Kimura, Hanga Geijutsu, Tokyo, Japan, #114, Winter, pp 132-133
Art Saves Lives! (Sort Of): On PICA’s Visual Arts Flank, Steffen Silvas, Willamette Week,
Portland, OR, 26 December, p 26
Ongoing Events: Pacific Rim Print Exhibit, Jody Lim, The Asian Reporter, Portland, OR,
2 October, p 12

ARTICLES AND VIDEOGRAPHY
2005
Myths and Strange Weather, Harvest Henderson, The Oregonian, Portland, OR, 22 April,
A&E, p 26

2002
Film Embodies Artists’ Hopes Amid Tragedy, D.K. Row, The Oregonian,
Portland, OR, 10 March
Artists Respond to 9/11, Dana Plautz & David Decker, Mercury Productions Inc, Portland, OR, 27 minutes

2001
Visual Arts: Kris Hargis and Victor Maldonado at Froelick Gallery, Bob Hicks, The Oregonian,
Portland, OR, 28 December, p 57

2006
Portland Modern as Talent Scout, Brian Libby, The Oregonian, Portland, OR, 28 December, A&E ,August 18,

2001
The Buzz That Was: October 13, The Oregonian, Portland, OR, 28 December, A&E, pp 6-10
The Frame Game: “East Meets West” at Froelick Gallery, Stan Hall, The Oregonian,
Portland, OR, 14 October, F10
Print City: Froelick Gallery, Bob Hicks, The Oregonian, Portland, Oregon, 9 October, E1
ArtBeat—Artists Respond to 9/11, Dana Plautz & David Decker,
Oregon Public Broadcasting, Portland, OR, September

2000
Art is Where You Paint It, San Francisco Chronicle—Bay Area, CA, 5 August (illustration)
Trash Transformation, The Oakland Tribune—Cityside, CA, 4 August (illustration)