MARCELINA GONZALES *

Marcelina Gonzales
marcygonzales89@gmail.com

 

 

EDUCATION

2013       University of Texas at Brownsville, BA. – Art

 

 

SELECTED EXHIBITION HISTORY

2018

46th International Art Show, Brownsville Museum of Fine Art, Brownsville, TX

Pressure Points, M. Rosetta Hunter Gallery, Seattle Central College, Seattle, WA

Chicas Bonitas, La Retama Central Library, Corpus Christi, TX

Authentic Marks, Zayed University, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Mujer-eres, Platform 204, Harlingen, TX

Images of Power, Freight Gallery, San Antonio, TX

First Come First Serve, Fort Works Art, Fort Worth, TX

Icons & Symbols of the Borderland Binational Exhibition, Brownsville Museum of Fine Art, Brownsville, TX

 

2017

Snap to Grid, LACDA, Los Angeles, CA

Small Works, Limner Gallery, Hudson, NY

40 Under 40, Fort Works Art, Fort Worth, TX

HOT, HOT, HOT, Galeria 409, Brownsville, TX

Arts International Juried Art Exhibit 2017, El Paso International Museum of Art, El Paso, TX

Axis Gallery 12th National Juried Exhibition, Axis Gallery, Sacramento, CA

Real People 2017, Old Courthouse Arts Center, Woodstock, IL

Abstraction, The Arts Center of Corpus Christi, Corpus Christi, TX

Issue X, St. Sucia Zine Release, San Antonio, TX

TRAHC’s 29th Annual Juried Exhibition, TRAHC Arts, Texarkana, TX

Balance: A Juried Exhibition of the Life and Art of all things Bicycle, Mayflower Arts Center, Troy, OH

45th International Art Show, Brownsville Museum of Fine Art, Brownsville, TX

The Art of the Bicycle, Galeria 409, Brownsville, TX

Mujer-eres, Narciso Martinez Cultural Arts Center, San Benito, TX

 

2016

NEVER SORRY – Solo Exhibition, BAM!, Brownsville, TX

2016 Annual International Mail-In Art Exhibition, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, BC

Spring Pop!, East End Studio Gallery, Houston, TX

Art Market Budapest 2016 International Art Fair, Budapest, Hungary

44th International Art Show, Brownsville Museum of Fine Art, Brownsville, TX

Quadratfuß Exhibition 2016, NX2 Berlin Gallery, Berlin, Germany

 

2015

Sinister Sweet, The FUNN Station, Los Angeles, CA

Pancakes and Booze Art Show, Elysium, Austin, TX

Shades of Gray, D’Arte Centre, Harlingen, TX

Selected Works, Yerberia Cultura, McAllen, TX

Mix It Up Mixed Media Juried Exhibition, Santa Cruz Art League, Santa Cruz, CA

National All Media Juried Exhibition, Chico Art Center, Chico, CA

El Retorno: Our Serpent’s Tongue, University of Texas – Pan American, Edinburg, TX

43rd International Art Show, Brownsville Museum of Fine Art, Brownsville, TX

Galax Z Fair IV, McAllen, TX

Imagine 2015, TX State University Round Rock Campus, Round Rock, TX

 

2014

Dimensions XLII, The Art Center of Corpus Christi, Corpus Christi, TX

Careers…, Cromack Elementary Library, Brownsville, TX

 

2013

Pigmented, Historic Brownsville Museum, Brownsville, TX

Rock N Beats Festival III, University of Texas at Brownsville, Brownsville, TX

New Gods for New Religions, Linear Park, Brownsville, TX

Fragments of Being, Rusteberg Gallery, Brownsville, TX

22nd Juried Student Show, Rusteberg Gallery, Brownsville, TX

42nd International Art Show 2013, Brownsville Museum of Fine Arts, Brownsville, TX

W.E. (Women Everywhere), Narciso Martinez Cultural Arts Center, San Benito, TX

Artopia 2013, La Sala, University of Texas at Brownsville, Brownsville, TX

A Cure for the Winter Blues 2013, Santa Anita Gallery, McAllen, TX

 

2012

Seasons, lightspacetime.com

Strange Era, The Adobe Room, Brownsville, TX

Day of the Dead Festival, Washington St., Brownsville, TX

El Chupacabras, Rusteberg Gallery, Brownsville, TX

Future Friends, FallBack Records, McAllen, TX

Rising Eyes of Texas 2012, Center for the Arts, Rockport, TX

Artopia 2012, El Gran Salon, University of Texas at Brownsville

 

2011

Luminesce, University of Texas at Brownsville

Aurora 2011, Dallas Arts District, Dallas, TX

Artopia III, El Gran Salon, University of Texas at Brownsville, Brownsville, TX

 

 

AWARDS & HONORS

2017

Third Place – Overall, Balance: A Juried Exhibition of the Life and Art of all things Bicycle, Mayflower Arts Center, Troy, OH

2016

Third Place – Painting, 44th International Art Show, Brownsville Museum of Fine Art, Brownsville, TX

2015

Best of Show, Shades of Gray, D’Arte Centre, Harlingen, TX

Brownsville’s Mayors Award, The 43rd International Art Show, Brownsville Museum of Fine Art

Clara Ely Award, The 43rd International Art Show, Brownsville Museum of Fine Art

First Place – Mixed Media, The 43rd International Art Show, Brownsville Museum of Fine Art

 

2013

Recipient of Scholastic Excellence Award, University of Texas at Brownsville

 

2012

Oris Robertson Scholarship Endowment, University of Texas at Brownsville

Recipient of Scholastic Excellence Award, University of Texas at Brownsville

 

INVITED LECTURES/TALKS/EVENTS

2015

El Retorno: El Valle Celebra Nuestra Gloria Anzaldúa Luncheon Symposium, Edinburg, TX

Career Day Speaker, Cromack Elementary, Brownsville, TX

 

2014

Career Day Speaker, Cromack Elementary, Brownsville, TX

 

2013

Guest Speaker (Career in the Arts), Cromack Elementary, Brownsville, TX

 

 

PRESS

2016

Marcelina Gonzales (Featured Artist), by Jose Colon-Uvalles, BAM Zine #2, https://issuu.com/bamtexas/docs/finished_zine

Brownsville Artist Shows in Germany, by Rebekah Starr, RGV Life Magazine, https://issuu.com/rgvlifemagazine/docs/rgv_life_magazine_final?e=23995848%2F37752246

2013

UTB student’ work at Linear Park damaged, by Mark Reagan, Valley Morning Star

UTB student’ work at Linear Park damaged, by Mark Reagan, The Brownsville Herald

Senior Show, by Bryan Romero, The Collegian

Cure for the Blues, by Nancy Moyer, The Monitor

2012

People Stories – Marcy Gonzalez, Sting Radio, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y4-HUSdl-Ic

Wonder Women, by Jasmin Euceda, The Collegian

Sculpting Lives, by Nydia O., La Vida Valle http://lavidavalle.com/the-arts/sculpting-lives/

Colorful Minds, by Leslie Barrientos, UTBRadio, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hRraPka0iq8

2011

F.O.M.O – Happy Things, by Bret Sano, Style/Swoon,http://www.styleswoon.com/2011/11/01/fomo/

Dallas Aurora Art Installation, by Zig, Flickrhttp://www.flickr.com/photos/xiggy13/6291188019

The Aurora Project, Indiegogo

Aurora 2011, Pegasus News

Students display artwork at Dallas Arts District Show, The Collegian

Little Monster Production attracts local artists, by Christine Cavasos, The Brownsville Herald