Julio Valdez: Resume

Julio Valdez is currently represented by:

Latin American Masters, Santa Monica, CA

June Kelly Gallery, New York City

Legacy Fine Art Panama. 

 

Education

  • 1994-1995- Printmaking with Robert Blackburn and Kathy Caraccio, New York

  • 1986-1988- Fine Arts/Illustration, The Altos de Chavόn School of Design, La Romana, Dominican Republic, affiliated with Parsons School of Design, New York

  • 1984-1986- National School of Fine Art, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

 

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2017-Dreams & Reflections, June Kelly Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2017-Recent Works, Inter-American Development Bank, Washington, DC

  • 2016/17- Dreams & Reflections, Latin American Masters, Santa Monica, CA

  • 2014- Para Sonar el Sol, June Kelly Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2013- Julio Valdez: Recent Paintings, Latin American Masters, Santa Monica, CA

  • 2012- Nature: Prints, Drawings and Mixed Media, The Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, CT

  • 2012- Julio Valdez: Selected Work, King Street Gallery, Montgomery College, MD.

  • 2012- Nature: Prints, Drawings and Mixed Media, The Arsenal in Central Park, New York.

  • 2010- Julio Valdez: New Water Paintings, Latin American Masters, Beverly Hills, CA.

  • 2010- In the Same Path as the Sun: June Kelly Gallery, New York, NY.

  • 2009- El Mar de los Delirios, Galeria Botello, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

  • 2008- Julio Valdez: Obra Recientes, Legacy Fine Arts, Panama City, Panama.

  • 2007- Water Paintings, June Kelly Gallery, New York, NY.

  • 2007- Water Paintings, Latin American Masters, Beverly Hills, CA.

  • 2005- Julio Valdez: Recnet Works, Stella Jones Gallery, New Orleans, LA.

  • 2004- Entre el Espanto y la Ternura, Galeria Botello, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

  • 2003- The Island and The Continent: Selected Works, Latin American Masters, Beverly Hills, CA.

  • 2003- The Island and The Continent, Art Museum of the Americas, OAS, Washington, DC.

  • 2003- Recent Works, Solar Latin American Art and Design, East Hampton, New York.

  • 2002- Echando Raíces, Galeria Botello, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

  • 2001- Recent Works: 1998-2001, Legacy Fine Art, Panama City, Panama.

  • 2001- Julio Valdez: Los Sacrficios Fecundos, The Altos de Chavon Gallery, Dominican Republic.

  • 2000- Julio Valdez: Recent Paintings, Latin American Masters, Beverly Hills, CA.

  • 2000- Recent Works, Galeria Botello, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

  • 1999- Root of Dreams, Museo de las Casas Reales, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

  • 1999- Works on Paper, Maison des Arts et de la Culture, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec, Canada.

  • 1998- Julio Valdez: Transpositions, Toomey Tourell Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA.

  • 1997- 1998- Traspositions, Museo de las Americas, San Juan, Puerto Rico (Fall '97) and Museum of Modern Art, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.(Spring '98)

  • 1995- Cantos: Recent Works 1989-1995, Voluntariado de las Casas Reales, Santo Domingo. Traveled to Center for the Arts and Culture, Santiago, Dominican Republic.

  • 1993- La Era del Milto, Galeria San Juan Bautista, Casa Alcaldia, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

  • 1992- Julio Valdez: Recent Works, Galeria Plastica Contemporanea, Guatemala, C.A.

  • 1991- Habitos del Tiempo, Voluntariado de las Casas Reales, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

  • 1989- Aire Fresco, Institute of Hispanic Culture, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

 

Public Collections

  • El Museo del Barrio, New York

  • Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA 

  • Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA 

  • Santa Barbara Museum of Art, CA

  • Snite Museum of Art, University of Notre Dame, Indiana

  • Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

  • Musée Grimaldi, Cagnes-Sur-Mer, France

  • Museo Omar Rayo, Roldanillo, Colombia

  • Museo de Arte Moderno, Santa Domingo, Dominican Republic

  • Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, San Juan, Puerto Rico

  • Art Museum of the Americas, Organization of American States (OAS), Washington, DC

  • Instituto de Cultura Puertorriqueña, San Juan, Puerto Rico

  • Instituto de Artes Gráficas de Oaxaca, México

  • Fundación Cultural Altos de Chavón, La Romano, Dominican Republic

  • Centro Leon, Santiago, Dominican Republic

  • Ministry of Culture, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

  • Altos de Chavόn, Cultural Center Foundation, La Romana, Dominican Republic 

  • The Library of Congress, Washington, DC

  • IDB Art Collection, Inter American Development Bank, Washington, DC

  • The World Bank Art Collection, Washington, DC

  • Metropolitan Transit Authority, New York

  • Banco del Café, Guatemala City, Guatemala

  • The Brandywine Workshop, Philadelphia, PA

  • The Robert Blackburn Print Collection, New York

  • Kathy Caraccio Print Collection, New York

  • Voluntariado de las Casas Reales, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic 

  • US Embassy, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

 

Selected Prizes and Honors

  • 2007- Fellowship: Mural Workshop, National Academy Museum and School, New York, NY.

  • 2003 - Fellowship, Works on Paper, New York Foundation for the Arts, New York.

  • 2003- Special Guest for Latin America, International Printmaking Biennial, Varna, Bulgaria.

  • 2001- Honorable Mention, XIII Latin American and Caribbean Print Biennial, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

  • 2001-2002- Fine Art Poster Program, Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA), New York City.

  • 2001-2002- Nominated to the Joan Mitchell Foundation Award, New York City.

  • 2000- Grand Prize, XVIII E. Leon Jimenes Biennial, Dominican Republic.

  • 1998- Silver Palette, XXX eme Festival International de la Peinture, Cagnes-Sur-Mer, France.

  • 1998- First Prize, Drawing, XVII E. Leon Jimenes Biennial, Dominican Republic.

  • 1997-1998- Artist-in-Residence Fellowship, Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City.

  • 1997- Special Guest, XII Latin American and Caribbean Print Biennial, San Juan , Puerto Rico. Also in 1993.

  • 1996- First Prize, Printmaking, XX National Visual Arts Biennial, Museum of Modern Art, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. First Prize also in 1994 at the XIX Biennial.

  • 1996- Fellowship, Brandywine Workshop, Philadelphia, PA.

  • 1996- Acquisition Prize, Barcelo Foundation, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

  • 1994 - Fellowship, The Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop, New York City.

  • 1994- Special Guest, II Painting Biennial of the Caribbean and Latin America, Museum of Modern Art, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

  • 1992 - Second Prize, Printmaking, XVIII National Visual Arts Biennial, Museum of Modern Art, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. Honorable Mention at the XVII Biennial in 1990.