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					                                      Rolando Briseño
                                      1241 W. French Pl. #2
                                     San Antonio, Texas 78201
                                          (210) 738-0189
       1952 San Antonio, Texas
       1979 MFA Columbia University, New York, New York
       1975 BA University of Texas, Austin, Texas
       1973 BFA University of Texas, Austin, Texas
Public Art Commissions
       2012 Houston Metropolitan Transit Authority (two rapid transit stations)
       2011 Covered walkways for three bridges over the San Antonio River, Museum Reach
               Project, San Antonio River Foundation
       2010 Terminal Expansion Project at San Antonio International Airport, San Antonio, Texas.
       2006 Public Art Master Plan for the City of San Antonio, Freeman/Whitehurst Group,
              Phoenix, AZ
       2005 Galaxy Way, 131‟ long suspended plastic sculpture, Houston Intercontinental Airport,
               Cultural Arts Council of Houston and Harris County, Houston, Texas.
               Cuerpos Celestiales, 30‟h x 120 x 205 x 120‟, painted steel, Frisco (suburb of Dallas)
               Convention Center and Hotel Parking Garage
       2003 The Learning Tree, 25' x 7'8" bronze grille over water fall in Trinity University‟s (San
       Antonio) new administration building lobby, Robert Stern, arch. NYC
               Macro-Micro Culture, 303' x 43" computer generated mural in the Austin Convention
               Center, Art in Public Places, Austin, Texas
       1995 Family Library Table, 12' x 40' epoxy enamel painted steel and cast aluminum fence and
               gate at the new Cypress Hills Library, Brooklyn, New York. Percent for Art Program and
               the Brooklyn Library System. Richard Dattner, arch. NYC
       1992 Chicken Mole, 36 x 36" enamel plaque, Art for Transit, MTA, Columbus Circle, NY, NY
               Padre Damien's Table, 6 x 6 x 5' wrought iron and gold sculpture
               Commemorating the 300th anniversary of the Conception of the City of San Antonio
               At the Table, 76- 18 x 24 x 3/4" epoxy enamel painted cast aluminum capitols on
               the columns of the platforms for the North White Plains Train Station, Metro
               North, Art for Transit, Metropolitan Transit Authority, New York, New York
       1987 "The Big Club," Turin, Italy
       1983 "Bridges," Brooklyn Bridge Centennial Commission, Brooklyn, New York
Solo Exhibitions
       2008 „Rolando Briseno', 'Moctezuma's Table', Julia Yates Semmes Library, San Antonio, TX
       2007 “Celestial Tablescapes”, Ortiz Contemporary, San Antonio, Texas
       2004 “La Mesa de Moctezuma”, Instituto de Mexico, Montreal, Canada
       2003 “Tablescapes”, Lawndale Art Center, Houston, Texas
       2001 “Tablescapes”, Galeria Inframundo, New York, New York
              “Macro-Micro Culture”, Joan Groana Gallery, San Antonio, Texas
       2000 “New Giclée Print Series,” Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center, San Antonio, Texas
       1998 “Moctezuma's Table," Instituto Cultural Mexicano, San Antonio, Texas
       1997 “Back to the Table,” The Center for Art and Spirituality at The University of the
               Incarnate Word, San Antonio, Texas
       1997 “Rolando Briseno: A Survey," Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin Texas
       1996 “ArtPace, Boardroom & Foyer, San Antonio, Texas
       1993 "The Table: A Survey," Whitehall, New York, New York
       1992 Universidad Nacional Automona de Mexico at San Antonio (brochure) Governor's
               Gallery, World Trade Center, New York, New York
       1991 Rempire Gallery, New York, New York (catalog)

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                Milagros Contemporary Art, San Antonio, Texas
                Macy's Windows, Herald Square, New York, New York
         1990   Milagros Contemporary Art, San Antonio, Texas (catalog)
         1989   Maloney Butler Gallery, Santa Monica, California Arte Moderno, San Antonio, Texas
         1989   Blue Star Art Space, San Antonio, Texas
         1987   V. S. V., Turin, Italy
         1986   Idra Duarte, Naples, Italy
         1984   P.S. 1, Special Projects Room, Long Island, New York
         1982   Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, New York
         1981   Cayman Gallery, New York, New York (brochure)
       2007 National Association of Latino Art and Culture
       1995 Joan Mitchel Foundation
       1994 New York State Council on the Arts
       1993 Pollack-Krasner Foundation
       1990 Residency, Bellagio Study Center, Rockefeller Foundation, Lago de Como, Italy
       1987 Pollack-Krasner Foundation
       1985 Awards in the Visual Arts 3 Fellowship
       1986 National Endowments for the Arts
       1989 New York State Creative Artists Public Service Fellowship
Selected Group Exhibits

      2009 'The Power of Then." Museo de las Amerícas, Denver, CO
       2009 „New Prints, 2009/Winter”, International Print Center New York and Anchor
       Graphics & Columbia College Chicago for Global Implications: Southern Graphics
       Council Conference
       2009 „The Great Texas Sculpture Roundup”, The Beeville Art Museum, Beeville, TX and
               The Art Car Museum, Houston, TX
       2008 „iPresente!”, Photography and the Art of the Present Moment, Centro Cultural Aztlan,
       San Antonio TX
       2008 „Playing With Time”, Blue Star Art Space, San Antonio, TX
      2007 “Still Life In New Time”, University of Texas at San Antonio Gallery
       2006 “Caras Vemos, Corazones No Sabemos: The Human Landscape of Mexican
               Migration” Snite Museum, University of Notre Dame (traveling show) (catalogue)
      2006 “Olvidate del Alamo”, Bihl Haus Arts, San Antonio, TX
      2005 “Along the Way:MTA Arts for Transit, UBS Gallery, New York, NY (brochure)
       2005 “M.A.S.A.” MeChicano Alliance of Space Artists, Gallista Gallery, San Antonio, Tx
      2005 “ Blue Star 20”, Blue Star Art Space, San Antonio, TX
      2005 “Forget The Alamo”, Centro Cultural Atzlan, San Antonio, TX (performance, video)
      2005 “Along The Way”, MTA Arts For Transit, Brooklyn, NY
       2004 “Serie Project, Inc.” Tarrant County College, Austin, TX
       2004 “Arte Contemporaneo” Centro Cultural Aztlan, San Antonio, TX
       2004 “Food For Thought”, San Antonio Museum of Art.
       2004 “Chicano Art for Our Millenium” Mesa Southwest Museum, Mesa, Arizona (illus.)
               “H2O-Considering the Hydrosphrere” Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX
       2003 “Dia de los Muertos”, Lawndale Art Center, Houston, Texas
       2002 “Dia de los Muertos”, Instituto de Mexico, San Antonio, Texas
       2000 “Latino Redux,” University of North Texas Art Gallery, Denton, Texas (catalog)
       1998 “Close to the Border,” University of New Mexico, Las Cruces, New Mexico
       1997 “Tres Proyectos Latinos,” Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Austin, Texas
       1996 “Feast for the Eyes”, Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Austin, Texas
       1995 “Ponder These Things”, New York State Museum, Albany, New York
       1995 “Blue Star on Houston Street," San Antonio, Texas
       1994 “Icons as Heritage”, Carrington/Gallagher Gallery, San Antonio, Texas

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1993   Henry Street Settlement Gallery, New York, New York
1994   Columbia University, Teacher's College, Macy Gallery, New York, New York
       Transportation Museum, New York, New York
       "Blue Star Eight," Blue Star Art Space, San Antonio, Texas
       “Ima Ritma," Cast Iron Gallery, New York, New York (catalog)
       Galeria Coabey, San Juan, Puerto Rico
1992 Jansen/Perez Gallery, Los Angeles, California
       "Off the Wall," Westchester Community College Gallery, Yonkers, New York
       "Latin American Artists from New York in Miami," Javier Lumbreras Fine Art, Coral
       Gables, Florida.
       “The Enduring Thread," Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn Boro Hall, Brooklyn, NY
       "Similar/Disimilar", Sculpture Space, New York, New York
       Galeria Sin Fronteras, Austin, Texas
       Plastica Nueva, Santiago, Chile
1991 "Tejanos," Carillo Gil Museum, Mexico D.F. (catalog)
1990 Swen Parson Gallery, Northern Illinois Museum, Dekalb, Illinois
1989 Inaugural Exhibition, Rempire Gallery, New York, New York
       Scott Alan Gallery, New York, New York
       La Agencia, New York, New York
       Arte Moderno, New York, New York
       "Bridges and Boundaries," Snug Harbor Cultural Center, New York, New York
1987 Arco 87, Manolo Rodriguez Diaz, Madrid, Spain
1987-9 "Contemporary Hispanic Art In the U.S." (book with color illustrations)
       Houston Museum of Fine Art, Houston, Texas
       Corcoran Gallery, Washington D C.
       Lowe Art Museum, Miami, Florida
       Santa Fe Museum of Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico,
       Los Angeles County Museum, Los Angeles, California
       Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn. New York
1986 “Buon Natale," Studio Cristofori, Bologna, Italy
       “East Village Art," Laser Association, Milan, Italy
       "Senza Paura," Wessel-O'Connor Gallery, Rome, Italy
1985 "The Discovery Of America," Wessel-O'Connor Gallery, Rome, Italy
       "The Image as an Image of the Psyche," Sculpture Center, New York, New York (catalog)
       Inaugural Exhibition, Artnetwork, Tucson. Arizona
1984 "Awards in the Visual Arts 3''
       San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, Texas
       Lock Haven Art Center, Orlando, Florida
       Cranbrook Academy of An, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
1983 "Creative Artists Public Service Exhibition"
       Henry Street Settlement, New York, New York
       Pyramids Arts Center, Rochester, New York
       Michael C. Rockefeller Arts Center, Albany, New York
       "Turn It Over," Sponsor: Sandro Chia, White Columns, New York, New York
       "Painting by Young Artists," Farthing Art Gallery (catalog)
       Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina
       Hickory Museum, Hickory, North Carolina
       "Contemporary Latin American Art," Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, Virginia
1982 "55 Mercer Invitational," 55 Mercer Gallery, New York, New York
       "Untitled, Without Theme," Alternative Museum, New York, New York (catalog)
       “New York Artists," Sponsors: Holly Solomon and Mark Twain Bank, Kansas
       “Octopus," El Museo del Barrio, Sponsor Exit Art, New York, New York (catalog)
       1981 "5 x 5 Artists Introduce Artists," City Gallery, New York, New York

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         1976   “Arte Hispano,” Boston University Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts
         1975   “La Movida,” Institute of Texan Cultures, sponsored by Con/Safo, San Antonio,Tx
         2007  “Why Chicano Art Still Matters”, lecture by Rolando Briseno, UTSA
               Rolando Briseño interview by David S. Rubin, curator of contemporary art at San Antonio
               Museum of Art
        2005 “La Mesa de Moctezuma”, lecture by Rolando Briseño, San Antonio Museum of Art
        1997 “Rolando Briseño,” Producer: Sylvia Orozco, Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin, Texas
        1988 "Heritage, Segment Profile," Producer: Joseph Tovares, KLRN, San Antonio
              Texas Program 911, PBS
        1987 "Hispanic Art in the U.S.," The Texas Connection, Producer De Colores, Houston, Texas,
        1986 "Yaddo and the Artists' Retreat," Producer: Steve Dunn, WHMT, Rotterdam, New York,
Selected Periodical Bibliography
       2008 Rissman-Sherr, Claire. "An Artful Abode", Brilliant, May, 2008
        2008 Silva, Elda. "So Whatcha Doin'?: Rolando Briseno", San Antonio Express - News,
              January 13, 2008
        2008 Fisch, Sarah. "Water under the bridge(s)", A quickie guide to the river project's public
              art, San Antonio Current, December 10-16 2008
        2008 Interviewed by David S. Rubin, The Brown Foundation Curator of Contemporary Art,
              Conversations with Artists in the Collection, San Antonio Museum of Art
        2007 Avila, Wilfrido. "La Mesa de Moctezuma: Historia y Tradición de Rolando Briseño." El Sol
              de Cuernavaca, December 14, 2007
        2007 Franco, Ira. "San Art-onio Texas: Existe Arte Más Allá de Los Malls." Vuelo September
        2007 Kartofel, Graciela. "Multiple Visions: Multicultural Exhibition." Multiple Visions
        2007 Rolando Briseño, essay by Scott A. Sherer, Ph.D.
        2006 Malagamba, Amelia, Caras Vemos, Corazones No Sabemos: Faces Seen, Hearts
             Unknown, Snite Museum, University of Notre Dame, (illus.)
       2006 Wolff, Elain, The Alamo Lives, The San Antonio Current, March 1-7
        2005 Becker, Jack “Public Art Survey” Public Art Review, Spring/Summer (illus.)
        2005 Ganizaro,Vincent B. “Less Is More; More Is Loss” Texas Architect, January/Febuary
              (illus. on cover}
       2005 Yerkes, Susan “ The Alamo in legend, buckskin and piñata” San Antonio Express-
             News, March 9.
       2005 Leigh, Bobbie “ Art of the City” Art & Antiques March 2005
        2008 Vaca, Natalia, Rolando Briseno: Un Artista de Dimensiones Espaciales, Houston, TX, El
               Dia, Sabado/Domingo, January 15-16.
        2005 Tijerina, Edmund, San Antonio Express-News, Friday, January 14.
              Wolf, Elaine, San Antonio Paintings, San Antonio Current, January 27 – February 2.
        2004 Goddard, Dan R. “Murals give airport a …”, San Antonio Express-News, Sunday, August
              22. (illus)
        2004 Silva, Elda. “Learning Ingrained in Briseno Piece” San Antonio Express-News, Monday,
              April 5. (illus.)
        2004 Goddard, Dan R. “Film fest offers food and food for thought” San Antonio Express-News,
              Wednesday, February 25
        2004 Goddard, Dan R. Exhibits: Water, water…, San Antonio Express-News, Friday,
              February 20.
        2004 Goddard, Dan R. “Water Works” San Antonio Express-News, Wednesday, February 18.
        2004 Yerkes, Susan. “Macro-Micro Mural” San Antonio Express-News, Sunday, February 1.
        2004 Wolf, Elaine. Watered Down, San Antonio Express-News, February 5-11
        2004 Walworth, Catherine. H2O Considering the Hydrosphere Voa Magazine v12no.1
        2004 Goddard, Dan R. Art, San Antonio Express-News, Sunday, January 25.

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2000   Goddard, Dan R. “South Texas Works Look to Define Ethnicity,” San Antonio
       Express-News, Thursday March 30 (illus.)
       Martin, Deborah. “Art Good Enough to Eat,” San Antonio Express-News, Monday,
       March 13 (illus.)
1999   Tobar, Hector. “A Cultural Diamond in the Rough,” The Los Angeles Times, Monday,
       August 2 (illust./front page)
1998   Moore, S. Derrickson . “Close to the Border Exhibit Opens June 20,” Sun-News, Friday,
       June 19 (Las Cruces, New Mexico)
1996   Austin Museum of Art Quarterly, “Fatso-Watso Table” (illust.)
1994   Grimes, William. "Raising Artistic Sights of Riders in Nether and Upper Regions"
       The New York Times, Monday, August 22
       Holtz, Sallyanne, "Images," San Antonio Express & News, August 28
       Goddard, Dan R. "Artists Merge Pop, Ancient Cultures with High Tech," San
       Antonio Express & News April 17
       "Art en Route, Your Guide to Art in the MTA Network"
1995   Goddard, Dan R. "Blue Star VIII Uneven but Willing to Take Risks" San Antonio
       Express & News, July 11
1992   "The Enduring Thread," Gally Gide, Art Nexus
       Ferrer, Elizabeth, "Lo Blanco, Lo Negro y El Metal" Intro. (illus.) Universidad
       Nacional Automona de Mexico. San Antonio, Texas Sept.
       Ferrer, Elizabeth, "The Enduring Thread" catalog (illus.), The Rotunda Gallery Brooklyn,
       New York April
       Sichel, Berta. "The Enduring Thread," Art Nexus
1991   Fusco, Coco, "Rolando Briseño" catalog (illus. ), Rempire Gallery, New York, NY,
       Quirarte, Jacinto, "Tejanos 15 Pintores, 3 Escultores Tejanos" catalog (illus)
       Santos, John. "El Chicanismo Vivo de Rolando Briseno" Mas Magazine, Sept.
       Ames, Lynne. "Critics on the Run: Commuters Appraisea New Art Project" The New
       York Times, August
1990   Olson, Jack. "Imagenes Contemporaneas," catalog (illus.) North Illinois University
       Art Museum, January
       MacMasters, Merry. "Pintores y Escultores Tejanos en el D.F." Excelsior, Mexico
       D.F.November 14
       "Arte Chicano en el Museo Carillo Gil,” La Plastica
       "Texano-Mexicano de Hoy," Novedades, Mexico November 11
1989   "The Artist Palette," The New York Times, June 28 (illus.)
       Abrms. Leonard, "Pardon the Expression, but...," Details, June
       Praders, Enrique, "Plastica Hispana en Norteamerica Formas Plasticas,” Revista de Arte,
       Spring, Madrid (illus.)
       Stellweg, Carla, "Stepping Into the Mainstream," Latin American Art, Spring
       Artists interview, Rakan ( Piacere) Magazine, Tokyo, Japan
       "Sztuka Hispano-Amerykanska," Ameryke, Poland
1988   Fusco, Coco, "Hispanic Artist and Other Slurs," Village Voice, Sept. 9 (illus.)
       Goddard, Dan, "San Antonio-Austin Letter," Art Space Southwestern
       Contemporary Arts Quarterly, Summer (illus.)
       Bennett, Steve, "New Views," San Antonio Light, March 13 (illus.)
1987   Carandente, Giovanni di Mauro Edoardo, "Roland Briseno" catalog
1986   Diwan, Fiona, "I nipotini della Pop Art," Il Giornale, October 17 (illus.)
       Hart, John, "Wessel O'Connor Expands: Naples Sees After the Fire," Rome Daily April 27
       Brenson, Michael, “The Figure as an Image of the Psyche" The New York Times
1983   Ferraro, Geraldine, "The Queen of Queens", Life Magazine, October (illus.)
       Yau, John, "Awards in the Visual Arts 3," catalog, May (illus.)
1983   Brenson, Michael, "Sculpture of Summer is in Full Bloom," The New York Times, July 8
       Linker, Kate, "Bridging the Gaps in Public Sculpture," Bridges catalog, May (illus.)

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       1982    Kingsley, April, "Untitled, Without Theme,” catalog, May
       1981    Smith, Roberta, "Spacewalk," Village Voice, June 10

Selected Book Bibliography
       2009 Cordova, Ruben, Con Safo. The Chicano Art Group and the Politics of South         Texas,
              UCLA Press
       2008 Cuba, Nan, and Riley Robinson, eds. Art at Our Doorstep: San Antonio Writers and Artists.
              San Antonio, TX: Trinity UP (illus.)
       2007 Lundsford, Andea A., Ruszkiewicz, John J. and Walters, Kieth, Everything is an Argument,
              Bedford / St. Martin Press (illus.)
       2006 The Chicana/o Cultural Arts Studies Reader, edited by Angie Chabram-       Derneresian,
              Routledge, New York and London, (illus. cover)
       2009 New Yorks Percent For Art Program, City Art, Department of Cultural Affairs, Merrel,
              New York – London
       2004 Nye, Naomi Shihab, Is This Forever, or What? Poems & Paintings from Texas,
                     Greenwillow Books (illus.)
       2004 Chicano Art for Our Millenium. , Bilingual Press
       2003   Johnson, Katie, Contemporary Chicana and Chicano Art, Bilingual Press (illus.)
       1986 John Beardsley, Jane Livingston, Octavio Paz, Hispanic Art in the U.S. Abbeyville
                      Press, (illus.)
       1977 Bayón, Damián, El Artista Latinoamericano y su Identidad, Caracas, Venezuela:
                     Monte Avila Editores C.A. (page 144)

Public Collections
       Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
       Museo del Barrio, New York, New York
       Brooklyn Museum, New York, New York
       The Bronx Museum of the Arts, New York, New York
       New York National Bank, New York, New York
       Valley National Bank, Phoenix, Arizona
       San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, Texas
       Housatonic Museum, Bridgeport, Connecticut
       Museum of Contemporary Art, Sagrado Corazon University, San Juan, Puerto Rico
       Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin, Texas
       Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, Texas
       University of Texas at San Antonio
       Hispanic Research Center, Arizona State University
       University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras
       Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art, University of Texas, Austin
       Queensborough Community College Gallery/Museum, Queens, New York.
       Transportation Museum, NY, NY

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