Edgar Soberon » CV

Edgar Soberón
(b. 1962, Cienfuegos, Cuba)

 

Education

 

1983-1987

BFA, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY.

1986

1986

 

Exhibitions

2017

2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

2013

 

 

 

2010

 

2009-2010

 

2007

 

2005-2014

2005             

American College in Paris / Parsons School of Design, Paris, France

Summer Program, Parsons School of Design, Sienna, Italy.

 

25th National Small Prints Exhibition, University of Wisconsin Parkside, Kenosha, Wisoconsin

Harnett Biennial of American Prints, Harnett Museum of Art, University of Richmond, Richmond Virginia

 

"Pulling the Devil's Tail", Group Exhibition of Artist Prints. The Fischer Gallery, Horace Mann School, Bronx, New York, N.Y. 

Homeneaje a Pedro Friedeberg: Manos por Mexico, Franz Mayer Museum, Mexico D.F., Mexico, Pinacoteca de Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Group exhibition of artist interventions on the iconic Hand-Chair of Mexican artist Pedro Friedeberg

Nicki Solomon Fine Art, Art and Design of the 20th and 21st Century, Boston Print Fair, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA

The Magic of Still Life, Group Exhibition, Galeria Santiago Corral, Valle de Bravo, Edo. de Mexico, Mexico

Solo Exhibition, Gallery Bergelli, Larkspur, San Francisco

Presentation and cocktail celebrating the May, 2010 cover issue of Marin Magazine

Movements in Stillness: The Still life paintings of Edgar Soberón, Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, AL. Solo exhibition of paintings and prints

Panorama Latinoamericano, Group Exhibition, Artspace, Virginia Miller Gallery, Coral Gables, Miami, Florida, April – May 2007

Tools in Motion: Works from the Hechinger Collection, traveling museum group exhibition

Young Latin Americans: Group Exhibition, Artspace, Virginia Miller Gallery, Coral Gables, Miami, Florida

2003-2004

Newer Genres: Twenty Years of the Rutgers Archives for Printmaking Studios, Jane Voorhees Zimmerli  Art Museum, New Brunswick, New Jersey

2003

Edgar Soberon: Naturaleza Muerta, Galería Casa Museo Pedro Friedeberg,

San Miguel de Allende, Gto. Mexico

2001

Galería Acquavella, Feria del Arte Internacional, Caracas, Venezuela

 

Galería Ramis Barquet, Monterrey, Mexico

1999

Silent Things, Secret Things: Still Life from Rembrandt to the Millennium, Albuquerque Museum, Albuquerque, New Mexico

 

Reflections of Time and Place: Latin American Still Life in the 20th Century, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, New York / Museo del Barrio, New York, New York.

 

Group Show, Associated American Artists, New York, New York

 

Naturalezas Muertas, Centro Cultural El Nigromante, San Miguel de Allende, Gto. Mexico. Solo exhibition of paintings and prints.

1998-1999

Edgar Soberón: Cuban Reveries, Associated American Artists, New York, New York. Solo exhibition paintings.

1998

On Paper, Associated American Artists, New York, New York. Group exhibition.

 

Edgar Soberón: Recent Still Life Prints, Gallery 2/20, New York, NY

 

 

1997

Exploring Metaphor: The Hechinger Collection, National Building Museum, Washington

1996

Galería Palomas, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, Group exhibition

 

Small Prints, Joint Faculty Print Exhibition, University of West England, Bristol

 

Inprints, The Cork Gallery, Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center, New York, NY

1995

Group Exhibition, LRC Gallery, Nicolet College, Rhinelander, Wisconsin

1994

Galería Palomas, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, Group exhibition

 

Three Artists' Works on Paper, NAW Gallery, New York, New York

1992

Visions In The Poetry of Maya Islas, Drawings and paintings, Ollantay Center for the Arts, Queens, New York

1989

Small is Big, Small Works Exhibition, Parsons Gallery, New York, New York

1988

Tribute to Artistic Achievement, Broadway Gallery, Passaic Community College, Passaic, N.J.

 

Appointments

 

1989

 

 

 

Parsons School of Design, New York, NY, Printmaking Facilities, Supervisor.

1992-2002

Foundation Program, Parsons School of Design New York, Drawing Instructor

1992-2002

Printmaking Department, Parsons School of Design New York, Printmaking Instructor

 

 

Awards

 

1995-1996

Distinguished University Teaching Award, New School University / Parsons School of Design, New York, New York

1983-1987

Deans List Honors, Parsons School of Design, New York, New York

1986

Brunschwig and Fils Scholarship, American College in Paris / Parsons School of Design, Paris, France

1980

Augustus St. Gaudens Medal Award for outstanding draftsmanship, Board of Education City of New York, New York

 

 

Bibliography: Books and Catalogs

 

Lupina Lara Elizondo, Monica Lavin Maroto, Naturaleza Muerta, Obras Maestras en la Historia del Arte, Promoción de Arte Mexicano, Mexico, D.F. 2013

Edward J. Sullivan, The Hermetic Universe of Objects, Movements in Stillness: The Still Life Paintings of Edgar Soberón, (exhibition catalog) Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery Alabama. Foreword by Mark M. Johnson, Museum Director, 2009-2110

Trudy V. Hansen, "Evolving Forms / Emerging Faces", Trends in Contemporary Printmaking, Recent Acquisitions; Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1999

Maya Islas, Merla, illustrations and translation by Edgar Soberón. Editorial Betania, Madrid, Spain, 1991

Ellen J. Landis, Bernard Barryte, Peter Frank. Silent Things, Secret Things, Still Life from Rembrandt to the Millenneum (exhibition catalog), Albuquerque Museum of  Fine Arts, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1999-00

Edward J. Sullivan, Clayton Kirking. Latin American Still Life: Reflections of Time and Place (exhibition catalog), Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, New York and Museo del Barrio, New York, New York, 1999-2000 Edgar Soberón: Still Life Paintings. Published by the artist with introduction by Pedro Friedeberg. Designed by Ernesto Ferrand, printed in Mexico, 2007.

Lupina Lara, Resumen Magazine: Issue #112, July/August 2011. Published by Promoción de Arte Mexicano, Lomas de Chapultepec, Mexico, D.F.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Public Collections

 

Harnett Museum of Art, University of Richmond, Richmond, Virginia

 

Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, Alabama

Museo del Barrio, New York, New York

The Hechinger Collection, International Arts & Artists, Washington, D.C.

Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers Archives for Printmaking, New Brunswick, NJ

The Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington DC

Casa Larios, Miami, Florida

TIAA Co., New York, New York

Condado Plaza, San Juan, Puerto Rico

El Convento, San Juan, Puerto Rico

 

 

 

 

>>> drag images here to add <<<        Your Viewing Queue (empty)        <<< click to open >>>
scroll left
Your viewing queue is empty. Drag images here to add them to your queue.
scroll right