© 2011 Nuno Nuñez

About

Nuno Nuñez grew up in the Oak Cliff neighborhood of Dallas, TX. He acquired his BA in Studio Art from Carleton College, in Northfield, MN and his Masters of Fine Arts in Printmaking at Tulane University in New Orleans, LA. He worked at Highpoint Center for Printmaking in Minneapolis, MN as Assistant Printer to Highpoint Editions. He now lives in Marietta, Georgia where he teaches woodcut classes and works from his home studio.

 

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EDUCATION

MFA Printmaking      Tulane University, New Orleans, LA                                        2011

BA Studio Art            Carleton College, Northfield, MN                                            2004

Figure Studies            Cedar Valley Community College, Lancaster, TX                   1999

 

SELECTED  EXHIBITIONS

2015     Artist in Residence Exhibition, Atlanta Printmakers Studio, Atlanta, GA

2014     Minnesota State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition, St. Paul, MN

                       4th Place, printmaking

             “Silver,” Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Minneapolis, MN

              Alumni Exhibition,  Weitz Center for Creativity, Carleton College, Northfield, MN

2013    “Prints On Ice,” Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Minneapolis, MN

            “9 til Midnight,” Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Minneapolis, MN

            “Make it Work,” The Kenilworth Building (UWM), Milwaukee, MN, curator (SGCI)

2012   “Art Formally Known as Prints,” Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Minneapolis, MN

           “Printers 4,” Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Minneapolis, MN

           “Paper View,” Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Minneapolis, MN

           “Frogman’s Assistants’ Exhibition,” University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD

2011   “Black, White, & Wood,” Tulane University, Carroll Gallery, New Orleans, LA

           “To Life: A Day of the Dead Celebration,” MN Center for Book Arts, Minneapolis, MN

                       Best in Show Award

           “El Milagro,” Intermedia Arts, Minneapolis, MN

           “Frogman’s Assistants’ Exhibition,” University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD

2010  “Southern Frogs vs EVIL,” ETSU, Slocumb Gallery, Johnson City, TN

           “ArtOrg Projects,” St. Olaf College, Groot Gallery, Northfield, MN (MAPC)

           Twenty Views of Dundas,” Carleton College, Gould Gallery, Northfield, MN (MAPC)

2009     “Dia De Los Muertos,” Plains Art Museum, Fargo, ND

               “Going to California ,” California Building Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

               “Exchange,” Gladstone Regional Art Gallery, Gladstone, Australia

               “Pacific Pictures,” Jewett Art Gallery, Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA

2008     “Twenty Views of Dundas,” ArtOrg Moving Walls Gallery, Northfield, MN

2007     “Nuestra Frida,” Casket Arts Building, Art Jones Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2006     “Day of the Dead,” ArtOrg Moving Walls Gallery, Northfield, MN

               “Steamroller Prints,” California Building Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

               “The Karl Malone Slam Dunk Challenge,” Northfield Arts Guild, Northfield, MN

2005     “Illegitimate Offspring,” Carleton College, Boliou Gallery, Northfield, MN

2003     “Fresh Cuts,” Boussard-Reifel Gallery, Northfield,MN

 

HONORS & AWARDS

2015     Artist in Residence, Atlanta Printmakers Studio

2010      Graduate Summer Merit Fellowship in support of thesis work, Tulane University

2009      Tulane University: MFA candidate, Full tuition scholarship

2007      “25 on the Rise: Top Up-and-Coming Young Persons in Southern Minnesota,”

Northfield News

2005      Education Associate in the Arts, awarded one-year internship position, Carleton

College

2003      Hyslop/Warhholtz Award for research in the creative arts, Carleton College

Omicron Delta Kappa national leadership honor society, Tulane University Circle

Grupo Soap del Corazon, MN Latino artists’ organization member

National Hispanic Scholar

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Minneapolis, MN:

2012-2014    Assistant Printer, Highpoint Editions

2012, 2014        Instructor, “What a Relief”, 6-week reductive woodcut class

2012                   Studio Intern, Artist Co-op and Highpoint Editions

 

Frogman’s Print and Paper Workshops, Vermillion, SD:

2011, 2012         Program Assistant, Primary Assistant in Color Woodcut, Relief Shootout, &

Water-Based Screenprint

 

Tulane University, New Orleans, LA:

2010-2011         Instructor, Foundations of Art: Printmaking

2010                   Graduate Teaching Assistant, Foundations of Art: Printmaking,

2009                   Graduate Teaching Assistant, Intermediate Printmaking: Lithography

 

ArtOrg, Northfield, MN:

2011-2013         Printer/Artist, Minneapolis Monarch Festival, children’s printmaking instructor

2008-2011         Program Assistant, 1000 Print Summer, traveling children’s printmaking

instructor

2007-2008         Principal Printer, Twenty Views of Dundas, artists’ instructor

 

Carleton College, Northfield, MN:

2006                    Teaching Assistant, Advanced Printmaking /Book Arts, Paper Arts

2005                    Teaching Assistant, Printmaking

                             Program Assistant, South Pacific study abroad, Printmaking, Mixed-Media

Drawing, Physical and Cultural Environment of Australia and New Zealand

 

 

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

2010-2012           Frogman’s Print Workshops

University of South Dakota          Vermillion, SD

  • Waterless Lithography with Jeff Sipple
  • Collagraphalicious! with Jon Swindler
  • Color Woodcut with James Bailey
  • Relief Shootout! with Tom Huck and Bill Fick
  • Water-Based Screenprint with Mellissa Harshman
  • HIPS Relief Engraving with Johanna Mueller

2010-2013, 2015           SGC International Conference (SGCI)

Philadelphia, PA, St. Louis, MO, New Orleans, LA, Milwaukee, WI, Knoxville, TN

2010                      Mid-American Print Council Conference (MAPC)

Minneapolis, MN

 

 

 

PRESENTATIONS/DEMONSTRATIONS/PRESS

2012      “Printing with Lasers!” laser-cutting demonstration, Tulane University (SGCI)

2010      “Printing History,” Christopher U. Light Lectureship in the Arts, Carleton College

(MAPC)

2009      “Art and History,” On-Air Interview, ArtZany!-Radio for the Imagination

                “Frozen Treats,” Interview, Oak Cliff Advocate Magazine, Dallas, TX

2008      “Art History: Artists Illuminate Past,” Northfield News, Northfield, MN

2007      “Twenty Views of Dundas,” Front Page Article, Dundas Messenger, Dundas, MN

2006      “Day of the Dead in Northfield,” Star Tribune, Minneapolis, MN

 

COLLECTIONS

Plains Art Museum, Fargo, ND   

Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis, MN

 

Contact

Nuno Nuñez

nunonunez@yahoo.com

142 Long Dr SW

Marietta, GA 30060