Education

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1991-93

Master of Fine Arts, New Genre
Art Studio Department, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA

1990

Teaching Credential Certification
School Of Education, Complutense University, Madrid, Spain.

1989-91

Coursework Completed, Doctorate In Fine Arts, Painting
School Of Fine Arts, Complutense University, Madrid, Spain.
Dissertation Pending.

1984-89

Licenciatura (5 yr. Professional Degree ) In Fine Arts, Painting
School Of Fine Arts, Complutense University, Madrid, Spain

Solo Exhibitions & Collaborations

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2012

A Very Long Night/La Noche Mas Larga
Sala Poliglota, Proyecto Ace, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2008

Recent Work
Gardiner Art Gallery, Bartlett Center For The Visual Arts, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK

2007-08

Stop, Look, Listen, audio tour and outdoor installation in collaboration with Janet Davidson-Hues
Spencer Museum of Art, Lawrence, KS.

2005

BLUEprints Of The Heart,
University Art Gallery, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA.

Step-By-Step Ascension To Paradise, Outdoor Installation in collaboration with Janet Davidson-Hues
Paradise Gardens Biennial VI, Darmstadt, Germany.

2004

A City With A View
Avenue Of The Arts, Temporary Public Art Commission, Kansas City, MO.

2003

That Which Holds Promise
Erman B. White Gallery, Butler County Community College, El Dorado, KS.

Los Labios De Teresa
Eppink Art Gallery, King Hall, Emporia State University, Emporia, KS.

2002

Los Labios De Teresa
Sala Augusto Schiavoni, Centro Cultural Bernardino Rivadavia, Rosario, Argentina.

2001

tierra de nadie
Gallery 1101, Department Of Cinema And Photography,
Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL.

Untitled, and Proyecto De Beso (Kiss Project)
Urban Intervention, Asunción, Paraguay.

2000

Recent Work
Individual Artists Of Oklahoma Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK.

Recent Work
Mallin Gallery, Kansas City Artists Coalition, Kansas City, MO.

1999

tierra de nadie/nobody’s land
Art And Music Center Gallery, Aquinas College, Grand Rapids, MI.

1998

tierra de nadie
Museo Del Barro, Asunción, Paraguay.

Remember Lot’s Wife…
Raw Space Gallery, Artists Residents Of Chicago Gallery, Chicago, IL.

Remember Lot’s Wife…
Willard Hall Art Gallery, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS.

1997

Remember Lot’s Wife…
Salina Art Center, Salina, KS.

1996

Ebb + Flow: Never Step Same River Twice, in collaboration with Diana Dunkley
Riverfront Plaza Outdoor Promenade And The Kansas River Sand Bar, Lawrence, KS.

Of Loss And Endurance, New Art Department Faculty Show (two person)
Art And Design Gallery, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

1995

Unseen Unheard: Voices Of Children Of Battered Women
Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA.

1994

In The Presence Of Absence, in collaboration with Lisa Kaftori
Ridley-Tree Education Center, Santa Barbara Museum Of Art, Santa Barbara, CA.

1993

Speaking Knots (Hablando Nudos)
Women’s Center Gallery, University Of California, Santa Barbara, CA.

Group Exhibitions (selected)

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2012

Faculty Show
Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence, KS.

Faculty Show
Leedy-Voulkos Art Center, Kansas City, MO.

Earth: Language And Symbols
Cara And Cabezas Contemporary, Kansas City, MO.

2011

River Market Regional Exhibition
Kansas City Artists Coalition, Kansas City, MO.

2010

Kansas City Flatfile
H&R Block Artspace At The Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO.

2008

In Residence: Recent Projects From Sculpture Space
Elizabeth Foundation For The Arts, New York, NY.

2007

BLUEprints Of The Heart, Video Screening
School Of Fine Arts Collage Concert, Lied Center, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

Works-In-Progress
SculptureSpace, Utica, NY.

Material Matters
Albrecht-Kemper Museum Of Art, Saint Joseph, MO.

2005

For The Arts: An Exhibit Of Works By University Of Kansas Art And Design Faculty,
Shook, Hardy & Bacon, Overland Park, KS.

2003

Mostly Square
Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence, KS.

2002

Paraguayan-American Bicultural Week
The Embassy Of The United States Of America And The Centro Cultural Paraguayo
Americano, Asunción, Paraguay.

Death Without Borders/Muerte Sin Fronteras
The Given Institute, University Of Colorado, Aspen, CO.

Mostly Square
RG Endres Gallery, Prairie Village, KS.

Light Sensitive
Art Gallery, Estrella Mountain Community College, Avondale, AZ.

2001

Muerte Sin Fronteras: Im´genes De Colorado-EEUU
Art Gallery, ‘José Pe´n Contreras’ Theater, Mérida, México.

Esperando A Goya. Muestra De Arte Español
Museo Del Barro, Asunción, Paraguay.

Light Sensitive
Sky Harbor Art Program Gallery, Phoenix, AZ.

Faculty Exchange Exhibition
School Of Painting, College Of Art, Edinburgh, Scotland.

2000

25th Annual Juried Art Exhibition
Carnegie Center For The Arts Gallery, Dodge City, KS.

1999

tierra de nadie, Estampa—VII International Printmaking Art Fair,
Salón Tentaciones, Recinto Ferial Casa De Campo, Madrid, Spain.

Body
Salina Art Center, Salina, KS.

1998

Light Sensitive
Galeria Mesa, Mesa, AZ.

Works On Paper
Buckham Gallery, Flint, MI.

1997

Material/Immaterial
No Name Exhibitions @ The Soap Factory Gallery, Minneapolis, MN.

A Woman’s Place Is In The World
Alexandre Hoghe Gallery, School Of Art, University Of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK.

1996-2008

Art Department Faculty Show
Art And Design Gallery, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

1995

Time Capsule: A Concise Encyclopedia By Women Artists
Paula Cooper Gallery, New York City, NY.

Women Beyond Borders
Traveling Exhibition, Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA.

1994

In The Spirit Of Fluxus
Mail Art Show, Santa Barbara Museum Of Art, Santa Barbara, CA.

1993

8th Annual Small Images Exhibition
Atkinson Gallery, Santa Barbara City College, Santa Barbara, CA.

The Coastal Project 1988-1993.  A Retrospective
College Of Creative Studies Gallery, University Of California, Santa Barbara, CA.

Speaking KnotsHablando Nudos, (...And A Dream Journal, ...Y Un Diario De Sueños)
MFA Thesis Show, University Art Museum, University Of California, Santa Barbara, CA.

1992

The First Fifty
Art Gallery, Women’s Center, University Of California, Santa Barbara, CA.

6th Annual Coastal Project
Leadbetter Beach, Santa Barbara, CA.

1990

Sixth Annual Drawing Exhibition
Alfama Gallery, Madrid, Spain.

1989

Fifth Annual Drawing Exhibition
Alfama Gallery, Madrid, Spain.

1988

Student Exhibition, Exchange Between School Of Fine Arts of Madrid And L’Ecole
Régionale Supériore dex Beaux-Arts Of Clermont-Ferrand, Art Gallery, Clermont-Ferrand, France.

Performances

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2002

Disrupting Pharaoh’s Dream: Devouring Mother. Lunar Performances Series, in collaboration with Barbara Haum and Janet Davidson-Hues, Internet 2, New York University, NY, and University Of Kansas, KS.

2001

Fan Club, with a.k.a.
Nightingale Theater, New Genre Festival, sponsored by Living Arts Of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK.

2000

Fan Club, with a.k.a.
Context Theater, The 4th New York International Fringe Festival, New York City, NY.

1999

Body Speech
Salina Art Center, Salina, KS.

1997

Seeing Red, with a.k.a.
Spencer Museum Of Art, Lawrence, KS.

1994

In The Spirit Of Fluxus
Santa Barbara Museum Of Art, Santa Barbara, CA.

Teaching Experience

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1995-present

Associate Professor Of Art, Art Department, School Of Fine Arts, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.
Teach courses in Installation Art, Contemporary Theory And Criticism, Drawing, and Life Drawing.

1992-93

Teaching Assistant, Art Studio Department, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA.

1991-93

Spanish Tutor, Campus Learning Assistance Services, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA.

1991

Drawing and Painting Instructor, Casa De La Juventud Art Center, Getafe, Spain.

1990-91

Drawing And Painting Teacher, Natividad De Ntra. Sra. High School, Madrid, Spain.

1989-90

Drawing And Painting Instructor, Blasco Ibáñez Art Center, Madrid, Spain.

Awards

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2012

Sabbatical Leave, Spring Semester, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

2007

Hall Center Creative Work Fellowship, Hall Center For The Humanities, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.
Artist Residency, SculptureSpace, Utica, NY.

2006

Kansas Service Awards For 10 Years Of Service, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

2002

Sabbatical Leave, Fall Semester, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

1997

Graduate Student Mentorship Award For The School Of Fine Arts, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

1996

Certificate Of Recognition, Multicultural Resource Center, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

1995

Certificate Of Appreciation, For Outstanding Contributions In The Cataloging And Preservation Of Chicano Visual Arts, Presented By Centro Cultural De La Raza, Galeria De La Raza, Royal Chicano Air Force, Self-Help Graphics And Art, California Ethnic And Multicultural Archives, University Of California, Santa Barbara, CA.

1993

Honorable Mention, Small Images Exhibition #8, Atkinson Gallery, Santa Barbara City College, Santa Barbara, CA.

1992

Outstanding Tutor Award, Campus Learning Assistance Services, University Of California, Santa Barbara, CA.

1988

Fifth Annual Painting Competition, Second Place, Association Of Insurance Agents Of Madrid, Madrid, Spain.

Grants

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2012

CLAS Faculty Travel Award, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.
International Research Travel Fund, International Programs, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.
Lighton International Artist Exchange Program, Kansas City Artists Coalition, Kansas City, MO.

2011

General Research Fund, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

2010

Collaborative Grant, Kansas Arts Commission, Topeka, KS.

2008

Shimomura Research Fund, Art Department, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.
School Of Fine Arts Travel Fund (New York), University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

2006

School Of Fine Arts Travel Fund (Nashville), University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.
School Of Fine Arts Travel Fund (Boston), University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

2005

School Of Fine Arts Travel Fund (California), University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.
School Of Fine Arts Travel Fund (Arkansas), University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.
Hall Center Faculty Travel Grant (Germany), University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

2004

International Faculty Development Seminar In Cuba, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.
General Research Fund, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.
Avenue Of The Arts Foundation, Kansas City, MO.

2003

General Research Fund, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

2002

International Travel Fund (Argentina), University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.
General Research Fund, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

2001

Big Twelve Faculty Fellowship, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.
Individual Artist Fellowship For Interdisciplinary Art, Kansas Arts Commission, Topeka, KS.

2000

Elizabeth Firestone Graham Foundation, Emerging Artists Grant, Akron, OH.
General Research Fund, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.
Museo Del Barro, Rockefeller Foundation Fellowship, Asunción, Paraguay.

1999

International Conference Travel Fund (Spain), University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.
Faculty Travel Grant (Spain), University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

1998

Faculty Travel Grant (Canada), University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

1997

General Research Fund, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

1996

New Faculty Research Grant, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

1992

Graduate Student Humanities/Social Research Grant Program, University Of California, Santa Barbara, CA.
Continuing Graduate Fellowship, University Of California, Santa Barbara, CA.
Art Affiliates Award, University Of California, Santa Barbara, CA.
Graduate Division Summer Stipend, University Of California, Santa Barbara, CA.

1991

Education Abroad Program Grant, Complutense University, Madrid, Spain.

1986

Etching Scholarship, Atelier Nord, Oslo, Norway.
Summer Grant In Norwegian Language, Bergen University, Bergen, Norway.

Professional Activities

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Panelist And Guest Speaker

2008

Visiting Artist Lecture, Bartlett Center For The Visual Arts, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK.

2007

Resident Fellows Seminar, Healing Inscriptions: The Creation Of A Contemporary Mandala.
A Site-specific Installation For The Multidisciplinary Research Building, Hall Center For The Humanities, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

Visiting Artist Lecture, Stop, Look, Listen, With Janet Davidson-Hues,
KU Edwards Campus Auditorium, Overland Park, KS.

Gallery Talk, Stop, Look, Listen, Dialogue With Susan Earle And Janet Davidson-Hues,
Spencer Museum Of Art, Lawrence, KS.

Visiting Artist Lecture and Guest Critic, Crit-O-Rama,
Urban Institute For Contemporary Arts (UICA), Grand Rapids, MI.

2006

Panel Chair, Negotiating Difference: Latin American Identity, Vanderbilt University, Southeastern College Art Conference and Mid-America College Art Association (SECAC/MACAA), Nashville, TN.

Panel Member, Off The Pedestal: Presenting Contemporary Installations And New Media, Hynes Convention Center, College Art Association, 94th Annual Conference, Boston, MA.

2005

Gallery Talk, BLUEprints Of The Heart, University Art Gallery, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA.

Visiting Artist Lecture, Phillips Hall, Performing Arts Center, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA.

2004

Panel Member, KU In Cuba: The Agony And The Ecstasy, The Thirteenth Annual Waggoner Research Colloquium, The Center For Latin American Studies, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

2003

Visiting Artist Lecture, Art Forum, Science Hall 72, Emporia State University, Emporia, KS.

2002

Panel Member, Food As Contemporary Art Material, MidAmerica College Art Association (MACAA), University Of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE.

Visiting Artist Lecture, María Velasco, Instituto Superior De Comunicación Visual, Rosario, Argentina.

Visiting Artist Lecture, María Velasco, School Of Fine Arts, Universidad Nacional De Rosario, Rosario, Argentina.

2001

Visiting Artist Lecture, Art Forum, Science Hall 72, Emporia State University, Emporia, KS.

Panel Member, Arte Y Muerte En La Cultura Norteamericana (Art And Death In North American Culture),
Mérida Theater, Mérida, México.

Gallery Talk, tierra de nadie, Gallery 1101, Department Of Cinema And Photography,
Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL.

Visiting Artist Lecture, Encuentros Entre Arte Y Arquitectura (Art And Architecture Meet),
School Of Architecture, Universidad Nacional De Asunción, Asunción, Paraguay.

Visiting Artist Lecture, María Velasco, Instituto Superior De Arte, Asunción, Paraguay.

Panel Member, Issues Of Globalization In Latin American Art, Roundtable Panel Discussion,
Centro Cultural Citibank, Asunción, Paraguay.

Visiting Artist Lecture, Identities And Territories, Centro Cultural De España Juan De Salazar, Asunción, Paraguay.

Discussant, Roundtable Discussion With Curator María Velasco, Why Performance Art?
Real Time Exhibition, Salina Art Center, Salina, KS.

1999

Visiting Artist Lecture, María Velasco, Installation Artist, Art Department, University Of Staffordshire, Stoke-On-Trent, United Kingdom.

Visiting Artist Lecture, María Velasco: Installation Artist, Irving Amphitheater,
Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO.

Panel Member, A Global View Of Women’s Art, A Collaborative One-Day Symposium,
Phillips Hall, School Of Art, University Of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK.

Visiting Artist Lecture, María Velasco, Art Department, Aquinas College, Grand Rapids, MI.

1998

Visiting Artist Lecture, El Arte De María Velasco, Centro Cultural De La Ciudad, Asunción, Paraguay.

Panel Member, Immigrant Artists In America: Their Identity, Bicultural Contexts, And Art Making,
Annual College Art Association (CAA), Toronto, Canada.

Panel Member, Art And Art Museums At The End Of The Millennium, Mini-Course For Faculty,
Hall Center For The Humanities, Spencer Museum Of Art, Lawrence, KS.

1997

Discussant, Female Sexuality And Language In Space: (Visual) Representation Of Gender In Contemporary Installation Art, Gender Seminar, Hall Center For The Humanities, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

Gallery Talk, Bilingual Gallery Talk With María Velasco: La Mujer De Lot/Remember Lot’s Wife, Salina Art Center, Salina, KS.

Panel Member, Beyond The Boundaries Of Art And Film, A Discussion With John Tibbetts…
On Peter Greenaway’s Provocative Films And With María Velasco On The Possibilities Of Installation Art, Salina Art Center, Salina, KS.

1995

Panel Member, Border Maneuvers: Topographical, Cultural, Aesthetic, Conceptual, Hall Center For The Humanities, Kansas Union, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

Workshops

2003

Installation Art Workshop, Art Department, King Hall, Emporia State University, Emporia, KS.

2002

Taller La Palabra Y El Espacio (Workshop On Text In Space), Colegio Español, Rosario, Argentina.

2001

Taller Sobre Intervenciones Urbanas: Lugares Y Recorridos (Workshop On Urban Interventions),
Co-Directed With Architect Javier Rodriguez-Alcalá, Centro De Estudios Brasileiros, Asunción, Paraguay.

1999

3-Week Teaching Exchange, Art Department, University of Staffordshire, Stoke-On-Trent, United Kingdom.

1998

Taller De Instalaciones: Espacio, Tiempo, Contexto (Workshop On Installation: Space, Time, Context) Centro Cultural De España Juan De Salazar, Asunción, Paraguay.

Independent Curatorial Projects And Exhibitions

2006

Co-Curator, With Artists Diana Dunkley And Margaret Rose, Paths And Structures, A Collaborative Installation, Art And Design Gallery, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

1999-2001

Guest Curator, Real Time Exhibition, Salina Art Center, Salina, KS.

1998-99

Exhibitions Committee Member, Body Exhibition, Salina Art Center, Salina, KS.

1996

Co-Curator, With Artist Diana Dunkley, Ebb + Flow, Outdoor Festival In Conjunction With The 5th Annual Harvest Of Arts; Lawrence, KS.

1995

Co-Curator, With Participating Members, Women Beyond Borders, A Cross-Cultural Exhibition Honoring And Connecting Women Artists At The Onset Of The 21st Century,
Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA.

1994-95

Assistant To The Director, Ro Snell Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA.

1993-95

Graphic Arts Cataloguer And Curatorial Assistant, California Ethnic And Multicultural Archives (CEMA), Library Special Collections, University Of California, Santa Barbara, CA.

1993-94

Guest Curator, Dos Décadas De Artistas Chicanas (1972-1990): Envisioning And Transforming Culture, A Selection Of Prints From The California Ethnic And Multicultural Archives, Art Gallery, Women’s Center, University Of California, Santa Barbara, CA.

1993

Exhibitions Committee Member, Homage To Goya, University Art Museum, University Of California, Santa Barbara, CA.

1992

Assistant Curator, Santa Barbara Trust For Historic Preservation, Santa Barbara, CA.

Juror/Evaluator

2008

Panel Member, Hall Center Creative Work Fellowship, Hall Center For The Humanities, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

2006

Panel Member, Visual Arts Fellowships, Illinois Arts Council, James R. Thompson Center, Chicago, IL.

Panel Juror, Art Studio Session Proposals, Vanderbilt University, Southeastern College Art Conference and Mid-America College Art Association (SECAC/MACAA), Nashville, TN.

2005-06

Panel Member, Art In The Loop Foundation, Municipal Art Commission, Kansas City, MO.

2005

Panel Member, Visual Arts Grants And Policy Panel-Creativity And Organizational Capacity,
National Endowment For The Arts, (NEA), The Nancy Hanks Center, Washington DC.

2003-04

Panel Member, Public Art Project For Kansas City International Airport,
Municipal Art Commission, Kansas City, MO.

2003

Juror, 3rd Binational Art Exhibition.U.S-Paraguay, Paraguayan-American Cultural Center,
Asunción, Paraguay.

2002

Panel Member, Visual Arts Grants And Policy Panel-Creativity And Organizational Capacity,
National Endowment For The Arts, (NEA), The Nancy Hanks Center, Washington DC.

1999

Juror, 6th Annual Gerry Neustrom Young Artist Challenge, An Exhibition Of Art By Kansas High School Students, In Conjunction With The Salina Art Center, Central Mall, Salina, KS.

1998

Evaluator, Horizons Grants Program, Salina Arts And Humanities Commission, Salina, KS.

1995

Juror, Abram’s Grants, Women’s Center, University Of California, Santa Barbara, CA.

Administrative Service

2004-08

Board Member, Board Of Directors, MidAmerica College Art Association (MACAA).

2002-05

Member, Cultural Diversity Committee, College Art Association (CAA).

2001-03

Member, Board Of Directors Nominating Committee, College Art Association (CAA).
Mentor, Career Development Workshop, College Art Association (CAA).

Contributing Artist

2004

Art Auction, 24th Annual Lawrence Arts Center Auction, Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence, KS.

2003

Art Auction, 23rd Annual Lawrence Arts Center Auction, Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence, KS.

2002

Art Auction, 22nd Annual Lawrence Arts Center Auction, Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence, KS.

1996

Gala Evening, Dining By Design, sponsored by DIFFA (Design Industries Foundation Fighting Aids), Municipal Auditorium, Kansas City, MO.

1995

Art Auction, HomeWork, Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA.

1994

Art Auction, Objects Of Desire: The Heirloom And Souvenir, University Art Museum, University Of California, Santa Barbara, CA.

1993

Art Auction, Homage To Goya, University Art Museum, University Of California, Santa Barbara, CA.

Translator Of Interpretive Texts For Exhibitions

1992-95

Trust For Historic Preservation, Santa Barbara, CA.
University Art Museum, University Of California, Santa Barbara, CA.
Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA.
Ro Snell Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA.

Publications

2003

Velasco, María.  “3rd Binational Art Exhibition.U.S-Paraguay”.
Exhibition Catalogue, Paraguayan-American Cultural Center, Asunción, Paraguay.

2001

Velasco, María.  “Real Time Exhibition”.
Exhibition Brochure, Salina Art Center, Salina, KS.

Velasco, María.  “Apropiación O Plagio?”.
Noticias, November 25, 2001: Domingo, p.22 (photo).

Bibliography

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Catalogues

2011

“River Market Regional Exhibition”, Brochure, Kansas City Artist Coalition, Kansas City,
July 8-August 19, 2011: (photo).

2009

“Avenue Of The Arts.  Celebrating Ten Years.”, Catalogue, Edited By Tracy Abeln, Janell Meador, And Sonya Baughman, Review Incorporated, Kansas City, Missouri, May 21, 2009: p.17 (photo).

2007

“Stop, Look, Listen”, Exhibition Brochure, Essay By Susan Earle, Curator Of European And American Art,
Spencer Museum Of Art, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas 2007: (photo).

“Sculpture Space [the book]”, Catalogue, Edited By Lin Smith Vincent With Sydney L. Waller,
Sculpture Space Inc., Utica, New York 2007: p. 85.

2005

“Vogelfrei 6. Zehn Jahre Kunstentdeckungen In Privatgarten”, Exhibition Catalogue,
Sechste Kunstaktion Im Darmstadter Komponistenviertel Und Auf Der Schlossbastion,
September 3-25, 2005: p. 56 (photo).

2002

“Mostly Square”, Exhibition Catalogue,
School Of Fine Arts, University Of Kansas, 2002: (photo).

“Los Labios De Teresa”, Exhibition Brochure,
Centro Cultural Bernardino Rivadavia, July-August, 2002: (photo).

2001

“Muerte Sin Fronteras: Im´genes De Colorado-EEUU”, Exhibition Brochure,
Instituto De Cultura De Yucatán In Collaboration With Colorado University,
October 30-November 3, 2001: (photo).

“Esperando A Goya.  Muestra De Arte Español”, Exhibition Brochure,
Centro De Artes Visuales/Museo Del Barro, October-November 2001: (photo).

1999

“Estampa 1999. VII International Printmaking Art Fair”, Exhibition Catalogue,
Fundación Actilibre, November 5-9, 1999: pp. 40-41 (photo).

“Body”,

Exhibition Catalogue, Salina Art Center, February 20-May 16, 1999: (photo).

1997

“Remember Lot’s Wife… An Installation By María Velasco”, Exhibition Catalogue,
Salina Art Center, October 11-November 9, 1997: (photo).

1995

“Time Capsule. A Concise Encyclopedia By Women Artists”, Exhibition Catalogue,
Edited By Robin Kahn, Creative Time + SOS Int’l, New York 1995: p. 607 (photo).

“Women Beyond Borders.  A Cross-Cultural Exhibition Honoring And Connecting Women Artists At The Onset Of The 21st Century”, Exhibition Catalogue, November-December, 1995: p. 15 (photo).

1990

“Sixth Annual Drawing Exhibition”, Alfama Gallery, Exhibition Catalogue, February-March, 1990: (photo).

1989

“Fifth Annual Drawing Exhibition”, Alfama Gallery, Exhibition Catalogue, February-March, 1989: (photo).

1988

“Los Certámenes De Pintura Y Literatura.”  Boletín Informativo De Agentes Y Corredores De Seguros De La Comunidad De Madrid, November 1988: p. 14-17 (photo).

“Student Exhibition. Exchange Between School Of Fine Arts Of Madrid And L’ecole Régionale Supériore Dex Beaux-Arts Of Clermont-Ferrand”, Exhibition Catalogue, April 1988: (photo).

Articles, Reviews, And Citations

2011

Self, Dana.  “Human Figure Takes Center Stage At River Market Exhibition.”
The Kansas City Star, August 10, 2011.

2008

Hill, Valerie.  “Artist Brings Worldly Collection-Hair.”
The Daily O’Collegian, November 10, 2008: Entertainment, p.2 (photo).

“KU Professor’s Edible Art Goes On Display.”
Lawrence Journal World, September 6, 2008: Pulse, p.8D.

2007

Paget, Mindie. “All Signs Point To A Unique Art Experience”.
Lawrence Journal World, August 27, 2007: Pulse, p. 1C (photo).

“Humanities Research Fellowships Awarded for 2007-08”.
Communiqué, The Hall Center For The Humanities, Spring 2007: Faculty Achievements, p.23.

2005

Logan, Emily.  “Artist Shows Cal Poly Her Blue Side”.
Mustang Daily, November 3, 2005: p 8 (photo).

“Tangled Up In Blue”.
New Times, October 27-November 3, 2005: HotDates, p.45 (photo).

Ramspott, Becca. “Convergence Features Canadian and U.S. Women Artists In Lawrence”.
Review Magazine, October 2005: pp. 32-33 (photo).

Fraley, Amber. “How Eighteen Women Artists Do Convergence”.
The Lawrencian, October 2005: p. 14 (photo).

2004

Thorson, Alice.  “Ambitious Avenue Of The Arts”.
The Kansas City Star, January 11, 2004: Arts, pp. G1-G8 (photo).

Paget, Mindie. “Installations Create Viewing Environment”.
Lawrence Journal World, May 9, 2004: Arts & Living, p. 3D (photo).

Paget, Mindie.  “Artful Amalgam”.
Lawrence Journal World, September, 2004: Arts & Living, p. 3D (photo).

2003

Hoffman, Alex. “Collage Concert To Showcase Student Performances”.
The University Daily Kansan, September 19, 2003: p. 6A.

White, Monica.  “Exhibit Features Installation Art”.
Lawrence Journal World, May 4, 2003: Arts & Living, p. 4D (photo).

2002

Burhenn, Michelle. “KU Professor: Performance Art Has Few Restraints”.
Lawrence Journal World, August 18, 2002: Arts & Living, p. 4D.

Escobar, Ticio. “La Conjura Del Silencio”.
Ultima Hora, January 5-6, 2002: Correo Semanal, front cover (photo) and pp. 12-13 (photo).

2001

Canseco, Yuridia.  “Encuentran Fronteras A La Cultura De La Muerte”.
El Mundo Al Día, October 27, 2001: Eventos Y Cultura, p. 2D.

“Mesa Redonda Sobre Arte Latinoamericano”.
ABC, June 14, 2001: Arte Y Espectáculos, p. 41 (photo).

Duncan, Ronald J.  “María Velasco And ‘Tierra De Nadie’ “.
Cross Currents Of Oklahoma, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition,
Vol.14, No.2 March/April, 2001: pp. 13-15 (photo).

2000

Lieberman, Claire.  “That Food Thing You Do.”
Sculpture Magazine, December 2000: p. 50 (photo).

Brandenburg, John. “Installations Surreal Display.”
The Daily Oklahoman, September 19, 2000: The Back Page, p. 6B.

Bentin, Doug. “Escaping Definition.”
Oklahoma Gazette, September 6, 2000: After Hours, p. 29 (photo).

Blaschke, Shirley. “María Velasco: Feminist Art Translation.”
Artzone, Individual Artists Of Oklahoma Newsletter, September 2000: (photo).

“Art In Kansas City.”
Art In America, August 2000: p. 22 (photo).

Zimmerman, Bryan.  “Fan Club.”
The Village Voice, August 22, 2000: Walking The Fringe, p. 84

“New York International Fringe Festival.”
Festival Guide, August 16-27, 2000: p. 13 (photo).

“In Their Own Words.”
Kansas City Artists Coalition Forum, June 30, 2000: (photo).

Waltz, Cara.  “Whirlwind.”
Pitchweekly, May 25-31, 2000: Art, p. 35.

Biles, Jan.  “KU Art Installations Explore Ideas Of House And Home.”
Lawrence Journal World, April 2, 2000: Arts & Living, p. 6D (photo).

1999

“Estampa Demuestra Que El Futuro De Las Artes Plásticas Esta En El Grabado.”
ABC Cultural, November 6, 1999: Arte, p. 42.

“Estampa: Arte En Serio.”
El Mundo, October 31-November 6, 1999: El Cultural, p. 42.

“Tentaciones.”
Guía Del Ocio-Especial Estampa 99, October 29-November 4, 1999, p. 8 (photo).

“Un Centenar De Galerías Y Editores De Obra Gráfica Forman El Salón Estampa.”
El País, October 29, 1999: La Cultura, p. 60.

Kent, Bridie. “Art Exhibit Mixes Media.”
The Aquinas Times, January 27, 1999: Arts & Entertainment, p. 8 (photo).

1998

Codas, Luly. “María Velasco Y Esa Evocación Al Objeto Llamada Instalación.”
Noticias, August 23, 1998: Cultura (photo).

Rodriguez Alcalá, Javier. “Casa Tomada.”
Ultima Hora, August 1-2, 1998: Plástica Y Mediatización, p. 55.

Ultima Hora, August 1-2, 1998: Sociales, p. 48 (photo).

“La Plástica En Sus Mejores Días.”
La Nación, July 31, 1998: Suplemento: Todo-Arte, pp. 2-3 (photo).

Pérez, Fátima. “La Pintora Española María Velasco Dictó Curso Sobre Instalaciones.” 
Tiempos Del Mundo, July 30-August 5, 1998: Arte Y Cultura, p. A14 (photo).

“El Arte Que Nos Llega Desde Otras Tierras.”
Ultima Hora, July 30, 1998: Espectáculos Y Culturales , p. 47.

“Abren Muestra En El Museo Del Barro.”
Noticias, July 30, 1998: Arte Y Espectáculos, p.44 (photo).

“Muestras De Pintura E Instalación En El Museo Del Barro.”
ABC, July 30, 1998: Arte Y Espectáculos, p. 47.

“El Cuerpo Como Ofrenda En Una Instalación.”
ABC, July 29, 1998: Arte Y Espectáculos, p. 45.

“Habilitan Instalación Y Una Retrospectiva.”
Ultima Hora, July 29, 1998: Espectáculos Y Culturales , p. 47.

Camper, Fred.  “Dreams Of Power.”
Chicago Reader, May 15, 1998: Section One, pp. 40-41 (photo).

Diana Dunkley. “Maria Velasco’s Art To Be Shown In Chicago Gallery.”
Lawrence Journal World, April 30, 1998: The Mag, pp. 12-14 (photo).

Forsyth, Emily C. “Faculty To Digest Four Courses Of Art.”
The University Daily Kansan, February 2, 1998: Arts/Entertainment, p. 8A (photo).

Salina Art Center Annual Report 1997-98, 1998: (front cover).

1997

Janney, Cristina.  “Lot’s Wife.”
The Salina Journal, October 11, 1997: p. A1 (photo).

Marcus, Cecily. “It Is Not A Material World.”
Minnesota Daily, October 2, 1997: ,em>Arts & Entertainment, p. 2 (photo).

Sager, Brenden. “Installation Students Prepare For Art Exhibit.”
Lawrence Journal World, May 1, 1997: The Mag, p. 14.

1996

Nachison, Andrew E. “Festival Harvest Diversity.”
Lawrence Journal-World, October 6, 1996: Lawrence & State, p. 1B.

Fite, Stephanie. “Harvest Of Arts.”
The University Daily Kansan, October 4, 1996: Bird’s Eye View, p. 8A.

Biles, Jan. “Going With The Ebb And Flow.”
Lawrence Journal World, September 22, 1996: Arts & Living, p. 1D.

Krieger, Geoff. “Multicultural Resource Center Notes First Birthday.”
The University Daily Kansan, September 9, 1996: p. 3A.

The Kansas City Star, May 8, 1996: p. F-5 (photo).

Oread, January 9, 1996: Calendar, p. 6 (photo).

Luce, Mark. “Images Contrast In KU Art Exhibition.”
Lawrence Journal World, January 11, 1996: The Mag, p. 14 (photo).

1995

Lawrence Journal World, December 3, 1995: The Arts In Action, p. 5 (photo).

Crowder, Joan. “Art Can’t Mask Their Feelings.”
Santa Barbara News Press, October 9, 1995 (photo).

Estrada, Andrea. “Revealing Feelings.”
The Santa Barbara Independent, September 7, 1995: p. 45 (photo).

Crowder, Joan. “Artists Do Their ‘Homework’.” 
Santa Barbara News Press, March 17, 1995: Scene, pp. 23-25.

1994

Crowder, Joan. “Of Longing, Devotion, Frustration, Sadness And Even Romance.”
Santa Barbara News Press, October 19, 1994: Life (photo).

Callander, Judith. “Truth Hides.”
The Santa Barbara Independent, October 13-20, 1994: p. 44 (photo).

1993

Darling, Michael. “Making The Grade.”
Santa Barbara News Press, April 30, 1993: Scene , pp. 7-9 (photo).

Hawes, Dena. “Art Asks Participation.  M.F.A. Exhibition.”
The Santa Barbara Independent, May 6-13, 1993: p. 49.

Rittenhouse, David. “Installation Art Makes A Comeback.”
Daily Nexus, May 6, 1993: p. 6A (photo).

1992

McFadden, Maureen. “Where Environment, Movement And Art Meet.”
Santa Barbara Metro, September 24-30, 1992: p. 26.

Sutton, Justine. “As Big As All Outdoors.”
The Santa Barbara Independent, September 24-October 1, 1992: p. 39.

T.V. And Radio Coverage

2006

KJHK 90.7, “State Of The Arts”, Lawrence, KS.

2005

CPTV, CalPoly Television Channel, San Luis Obispo, CA.

2002

Multicanal, “El Cuento De La Buena Pipa”, Rosario, Argentina.
Cablevisión, “El Cuento De La Buena Pipa”, Rosario, Argentina.

1999

Telemadrid, Madrid, Spain.

1998

Telefuturo, Asunción, Paraguay.
Canal 13, Asunción, Paraguay.
Art Talk-88.9 FM K.A.W., “A Show About The Visual Arts”, Lawrence, KS.

Websites

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http://www.mariavelascostudio.com/

http://www.proyectoace.org/en_mariavelascoexpo

http://www.spencerart.ku.edu/exhibitions/stoplooklisten/

http://www.arts.ku.edu/~sfa/art/expandedmedia/velasco/index.shtml

http://www.artarch.org/grantscgi-bin/artists.pl

http://www.kansascityartistscoalition.org/grants/liaep_recipients_list.html#velasco

http://www.womenbeyondborders.org

http://www.salinaartcenter.org/artists.htm

http://www.chicom.com/arc/archive98.html

Membership

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2005

Southeastern College Art Conference (SECAC).

2002-08

Mid-America College Art Association (MACAA).

2001

Foundations In Art: Theory And Education (FATE).

2000-present

Phi Beta Delta, honor Society For International Scholars, University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

1999-2001

Asociación Madrileña De Artistas Visuales Independientes (AMAVI), Madrid, Spain.

1993-present

College Art Association (CAA), New York, NY.

1993-96

Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA.

1989-present

Colegio Oficial De Licenciados En Bellas Artes, Madrid, Spain.

1987-91

Círculo De Bellas Artes, Madrid, Spain.