angelFERNANDEZ
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Angel E. Fernandez

angel.fernandez@tccd.edu

www.angelfernandez.info

 

MFA, Sculpture 2002-2005- Teaching Fellowship, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, North Dartmouth, Massachusetts, magna cum laude

BFA, Sculpture 1997-2001-Texas Wesleyan University, Fort Worth, Texas, magna cum laude

Gallery Representation: Cohn Drennan Contemporary, Dallas, Texas 2011-2015

Teaching Experience:

2009 to present:                 Tenured Associate Professor of Art, Tarrant County College, Trinity River Campus Fort Worth, Texas. Courses taught: Art Appreciation, Drawing 1, Drawing 2, Design 1, Design 2

2008 to 2009:                      Assistant Professor of Art, Tarrant County College, Northwest Campus Fort Worth, Texas. Courses taught: Art Appreciation, Drawing 1, Drawing 2, Design 2, Sculpture 1, Sculpture 2

2006 to 2008:                       Instructor of Art, Tarrant County College, Southeast Campus, Arlington, Texas. Courses taught: Art Appreciation, Art History Survey 1, Drawing 1, Drawing 2

2005:                                     Visiting Lecturer, University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth, North Dartmouth, Massachusetts. Courses taught: 3D Design Workshop

2002 to 2005:                      Instructor of Record, University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth, North Dartmouth, Massachusetts. Courses taught: Structural drawing, 3D Design, 3D Design Workshop

 

Selected Curatorial Experience:

 

2018                                       Anticipated- deadWEST: BOUNDARIES- REAL AND IMAGINED, deadWEST: GALLERY                                                 AND STUDIO, Lakeside, Texas

2017                                       Anticipated- TASA One Cube Foot Exhibition and Student Exhibition, deadWEST:                                                      GALLERY AND STUDIO, Lakeside, Texas

                                                Strange Affinities: Danville Chadbourne and John Mattson, deadWEST:                                                                       GALLERY AND STUDIO, Lakeside, Texas

                                                FabNow Conference Art Exhibition, Tarrant County College Trinity                                                                                  River Campus, Fort Worth, Texas

2016                                       deadWEST: STRUCTURE AND CHANGE, deadWEST: GALLERY AND STUDIO                                                                    Lakeside, Texas

                                                deadWEST: OPEN RANGE, deadWEST: GALLERY AND STUDIO, Lakeside, Texas

2015                                       deadWEST: PLACE AND IDENTITY, deadWEST GALLERY AND STUDIO, Lakeside, Texas. 18 Artists from Texas, Iowa, North Carolina, Rhode Island, and Massachusetts exhibited in the first exhibition of the new alternative exhibition space, co-curated with Winter Rusiloski

2014                                       Turn of the Sentry: Angel Cabrales, Eastfork Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

2013                                       Good Luck Getting Lost: Peter Colley, Eastfork Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

                                                Interconnected Endeavors, Waterfall Galley, Fort Worth, Texas

                                                Lost in Translations: Paintings by Cathy Drennan, Eastfork Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

2012                                       Jurni Rising: Nicholas Parker, Eastfork Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

2011                                       TASA State Conference One Cube Foot Exhibition, Eastfork Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

                                                Demeter’s Faithful Iason: Jim Burton, Focus 1 Gallery, Fort Worth Community Center, Fort Worth, Texas

2010                                       Perspectives: North Texas Hispanic Artists: Benito Huerta, Andrew Ortiz, Michelle Murillo, Jason Reynaga, Omar Hernandez, Paul Benero, Rafael Molina, Christian De Leon, Eduardo Aguilar, Rosemary Meza-Des Plas, Eastfork Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

                                                Self –Indulgences: Michelle Brandley, Eastfork Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

                                                Sculpture on the River: National Invitational Exhibition Trinity River Campus Sculpture Garden, Fort Worth, Texas

                                                Temporary Witnesses: Veronica Jaeger, Focus Gallery 1, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, Texas

2009                                       Blackbird Speaking: Andrew Ortiz Lakeview Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

                                                Works by Jason Reynaga, Galeria de la Rosa, Fort Worth, Texas

                                                National Invitational Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition Northwest Campus Sculpture Park, Fort Worth, Texas

                                                Vietnam Remembrances Don Scholl, Northwest Campus, Fort Worth, Texas

2008                                       Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Northwest Sculpture Park, Fort Worth, Texas

 

Public Art Projects and Exhibitions

2017-2020                            Anticipated-Immigrant Memorial Project, collaboration with Dr. Lori Baker of Baylor University’s Department of Anthropology

2016                                       2016 Sculpture Walk, Northwest Sculpture Park, Fort Worth, Texas

2015                                       2015 Sculpture Walk, Northwest Sculpture Park, Fort Worth, Texas

2014                                       Outdoor Installation, El Centro College, Dallas, Texas

2014 Sculpture Walk, Northwest Sculpture Park, Fort Worth, Texas

                                Restoration: Memorial Sculpture for Stewart Family, Galveston, Texas

2013                                       Outdoor Installation, El Centro College, Dallas Texas

2013 Sculpture Walk, Northwest Sculpture Park, Fort Worth, Texas

2012                                       Art Meets the River, Coordinator for winning design Lucky Duck floating sculpture

2012 Sculpture Walk, Northwest Sculpture Park, Fort Worth, Texas

2011                                       2011 Sculpture Walk, Northwest Sculpture Park, Fort Worth, Texas

2010                                       2010 Sculpture Walk-Northwest Sculpture Park, Fort Worth, Texas

2009                                       National Invitational Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition- Northwest Sculpture Park, Fort Worth Texas

2005                                       18th Annual Outdoor Sculpture Show- University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, Dartmouth, Massachusetts

2004                                       17th Annual Outdoor Sculpture Show- University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, Dartmouth, Massachusetts

2003                                       16th Annual Outdoor Sculpture Show- University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, Dartmouth, Massachusetts

2001                                       Permanent Outdoor Exhibition- Five outdoor sculptures installed on the grounds of Texas Wesleyan University, Fort Worth, Texas

Lectures, Workshops and Presentations:

2017                                       Anticipated: Upholstery in Art Lecture and Workshop at Tarrant County College Northwest Campus, Fort Worth, Texas

2014                                       Making in the Classroom FabNow Makers Conference and Expo, Fort Worth, Texas

2013                                       Revolution Presentation: Finalist for a public art sculpture, El Centro, Dallas, Texas

2013                                       The State of Latino Art in North Texas, Latino Cultural Center, Dallas, Texas

2011                                       Lecture and Workshop at Mountainview College, Dallas, Texas

2009                                       Lecture at Southeast Campus Sculpture Class, Arlington, Texas

                                                Welding in Art Sculpture Workshop for Fort Worth ISD art teachers

2008                                       Welding Workshop for Art Encounter Club

Selected Exhibitions:

2017                                       Anticipated- Solo Exhibition, Galeria de la Rosa: Rosemarine Theather, Fort Worth,                                   Texas

                                                Anticipated- Dual: Winter Rusiloski and Angel Fernandez, University Gallery at Texas                                 Wesleyan University, Fort Worth, Texas

                                                FabNow Conference Art Exhibition, Tarrant County College Trinity                                                                  River Campus, Fort Worth, Texas

                                                Main Street Arts Festival, Fort Worth, Texas

2016                                       deadWEST:STRUCTURE AND CHANGE, deadWEST: GALLERY AND STUDIO, Lakeside, Texas

                                                deadWEST: OPEN RANGE, deadWEST: GALLERY AND STUDIO, Lakeside, Texas

                                                Main Street Arts Festival, Fort Worth, Texas

2015                                       deadWEST: PLACE AND IDENTITY, deadWEST: GALLERY AND STUDIO, Lakeside, Texas             

                                                Redeux: Angel Fernandez and Kit Reisch, Kirk Hopper Fine Arts, Dallas, Texas

                                                Main Street Arts Festival, Fort Worth, Texas

2014                                       Current Works: Faculty Show, Eastfork Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

                                                Main Street Arts Festival, Fort Worth, Texas

2013                                       TASA One Cube Foot Exhibition, Houston, Texas. Juror: Wade Wilson

Michael Blair and Angel Fernandez: New Works, Cohn Drennan Contemporary, Dallas, Texas

Playful Intimate Assertive, Peter Colley, Angel Fernandez, Winter Rusiloski, Gallery 414, Fort Worth, Texas

Tejano: Contemporary Hispanic Artists of Texas, Longview Museum of Fine Arts, Longview, Texas. Invitational exhibition

Malleable Forms, Latino Cultural Center, Dallas Texas. Invitational exhibition

                                                Interconnected Endeavors, Waterfall Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

                                                ARTSCENTER10 Invitational, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, Texas

                10th Annual Hecho en Dallas, Latino Cultural Center, Dallas Texas. Invitational exhibition

2012                                       Studio Visit Magazine, Winter Edition 2012, Volume 20. Juror Jonathan Greene, Independent curator

                                                Current Works: Faculty Show, East Fork Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

                                                Art Santa Fe, Art Fair with Cohn Drennan Contemporary, Santa Fe, New Mexico

                9th Annual Hecho en Dallas, Latino Cultural Center, Dallas, Texas. Juror: Peter Doroshenko, Director, Dallas Contemporary

                Sublimation Simulacrum: Angel Fernandez and Kit Reisch, Cohn Drennan Contemporary, Dallas, Texas    

2011                                       Current Works: Faculty Show, East Fork Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

CCHA Exhibition, National Conference, Fort Worth, Texas

TASA State Conference One Cube Foot Exhibition, East Fork Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas. Juror Heyd Fontenot, Director of Centraltrak

Solo Exhibition Angel Fernandez- Mountain View College, Dallas, Texas. Invitational                 exhibition

Luminous Discharge- H. Paxton Moore Fine Art Gallery, Dallas, Texas, Invitational exhibition

pARTners- Cohn Drennan Contemporary, Dallas, Texas

2010                                       Perspectives: North Texas Hispanic Artists-East Fork Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

Current Works- East Fork Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

Texas Oklahoma Art Prize-Wichita Falls Museum of Art, Wichita Falls, Texas. Juror Janis Goodman

                                                Amalgamate- Galeria de la Rosa, Fort Worth, Texas

2009                                       Current Works- East Fork Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

Heroes of Imagination- Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, Texas. Invitational exhibition

Introvert, Extrovert, Automate, Intimate, Angel Fernandez and Elizabeth Hurtado- Tarrant County College, Southeast Campus, Fort Worth, Texas. Invitational exhibition

2008                                     New Faculty Exhibit: Angel Fernandez and Winter Rusiloski- Lakeview Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

                                                NCCHC Art Show- Renaissance Worthington, Fort Worth, Texas

                                                TCC Northwest Visual Arts Faculty Exhibit- Lakeview Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

                                                Advisory Panel Selects- Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, Texas

                                                The Best of the Biennial- Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, Texas

                                                2008 FWCAC Biennial- Fort Worth Community Art Center, Fort Worth, Texas

                                                Faculty Show- Tarrant County College Southeast Campus, Fort Worth, Texas

                                                Artist Against Aids Show- Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, Texas

2007                                       SPORM! Angel Fernandez and Jason Reynaga- Tarrant County College Southeast Campus, Arlington, Texas. Invitational exhibition

                                                Artists Against Aids Show- Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, Texas

2006                                       Faculty Show- Tarrant County College Southeast Campus, Fort Worth, Texas

                                                Artists Against Aids Show- Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, Texas

                Bronze Show- CVPA Campus Gallery, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, Dartmouth, Massachusetts. Invitational exhibition

2005                                       MFA Thesis Exhibition- University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, Dartmouth, Massachusetts

                                                New Bedford Open Studios- New Bedford, Massachusetts

2004                                       Annual Scholarship Show- Renaissance Gallery, Fall River, Massachusetts

2003                                       Bronze Show- Gallery 244, New Bedford, Massachusetts

2002                                       Symposium Show- Gallery 244, New Bedford, Massachusetts

                                                Glimpse Show- Gallery 244, New Bedford, Massachusetts

2001                                       The Open Show- 500X Gallery, Dallas, Texas

 

Selected Service to the College and Community:

2017-2018                            Anticipated- Outdoor Sculpture Park Coordination and Installation

                                                TASA Conference Steering Committee-Statewide conference

                                                Funkytown Film and Music Festival: Participation and student coordination

2016                                       Exhibition Committee-Artes de la Rosa

                                                Campus Coordinator Main Street Arts Festival

                                                Executive Suite TR, Chancellor Suite MOC, ADLR Chancellor Reception: Art Coordination and Installation

2015 to present                  Director, founder and co-curator of deadWEST: GALLERY AND STUDIO

2015                                       FAB NOW Conference Planning Committee

2015 to present                  Selection Panel Fort Worth Public Art

2015                                       District Exhibition Coordinator Main Street Arts Festival 2015

2014                                       FAB NOW Conference Planning Committee

2014                                       Campus Coordinator Main Street Arts Festival

2008 to present                  Student Club Sponsor

2008 to present                  Student Mentoring and advising

2009 to present                  Tarrant County College Trinity River Campus Permanent Art Collection Task Force (Previously Radio Shack Corporate Head Quarters Art Collection

2009 to 2015                       Programing Committee Artes de la Rosa Cultural Center

2013 to present                  Academic Curriculum Team-Visual Arts District Committee

2009 and 2014                    Syllabi Revision Committee

2009 to 2011                       Professionals Supporting the Arts Steering Committee

2009 to 2011                       Exhibition Advisory Panel, Fort Worth Community Arts Center

2009 to 2012                       District Summer Projects and Research Comittees

2011                                       TASA Conference Planning Committee

2010                                       District Safety Committee

2010                                       Parade Float Design and Decoration

2009                                       Curator and Director of Tarrant County College Northwest Campus Sculpture Park