Education

Current    MFA Candidate, University of Texas at San Antonio

2014          BFA with Magna Cum Laude, Texas A&M University, Kingsville, TX

2009         MBA, Texas A&M University, Kingsville, TX           

2008         BAAS with Magna Cum Laude, Texas A&M University, Kingsville, TX

2005         Associates Degree, Coastal Bend College, Kingsville, TX

 

Group Exhibitions

2019 Print Rodeo: Texas Student Showcase, Goldmark Cultural Center, Dallas, TX

2019 Tejanos: The Border Crossed Us, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX

2019 Ambos Lados, Gallery 295, University of Texas at Arlington

2019 WIP: Recent Work By UTSA Graduate Students, R Space, San Antonio, TX

2019 Ageism: A Dialogue with Time, Brookdale, San Antonio, TX

2018          Print It Up 2018, R Space, San Antonio, TX

2018          Nomad(s), Gallery West, University of Texas at Arlington

2018          8/8: Works on Paper, Revenant Gallery, San Antonio, TX

2017          Prelude, Rubio Gallery-South, San Antonio, TX

2017          Full Court Press Print Symposium, Hybrid Records & The Exchange, Corpus Christi, TX

2017          Prints by Southwest, South Broadway Cultural Center, Albuquerque, NM

2017          Postre Prints by Desert Triangle Print Carpeta A Soft Landing, Purple Gallery, El Paso, TX

2017          The Ranch Hand Festival Steamroller Prints, South Texas College, McAllen, TX

2016          6th Annual Steamroller Prints, Innovation Lab, Kingsville, TX

2016          Wild Horse Desert Print Fair & Exhibition, Beyond Arts Gallery, Harlingen, TX

2016          Dessert Triangle, Proper Printshop, El Paso, TX

2016          Tathagata Coffee, Santa Fe, NM

2015          YayBig Southwest, Rusteberg Art Gallery, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley-Brownsville, TX

2015          Ranch Hand Festival, Innovation Lab, Kingsville, TX

2015          Wild Horse Desert Prints, Beyond Arts Gallery, Harlingen, TX

2014          Jack of All Trades Vol. 2, Ben Bailey Gallery, Texas A&M University-Kingsville

2014          Jack of All Trades Vol. 1, Henrietta Memorial Museum, Kingsville, TX

2014          Ranch Hand Festival, Innovation Lab, Kingsville, TX

2013          Ranch Hand Art Round Up, Innovation Lab, Kingsville, TX

2012          Virgen de Guadalupe, Downtown Kingsville

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019 47th Annual International Exhibition, Brownsville Museum of Fine Art

2019 35th Annual Juried Student Exhibition, Main Gallery, University of Texas at San Antonio

2019 1st Biennial Screaming Goat Juried Student Exhibition, University of Texas at San Antonio

2018          13th Annual Collegiate Exhibition, San Antonio Art League & Museum, San Antonio, TX

2018          Steamroller Prints, San Benito Cultural Heritage Museum, San Benito, TX

2016          Steamrolled VI: Under Pressure, Williams Tower Gallery, Houston, TX

2015          Steamrolled V: Everything's Bigger in Texas, Williams Tower Gallery, Houston, TX

2015          Steamrolled: Retrospective, Williams Tower Gallery, Houston, TX

2014          Steamrolled IV: Balance, Gallery M Squared, Houston, TX

2013          Wild Horse All Stars, Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Solo Exhibitions

2019 New Work by Omar González, Choice Goods Gallery, San Antonio, TX

Experience

2016          Owner/Founder, Galería Ofelia

2015          Owner/Founder, OG Prints 

 

Print Media

Karl Whitaker, "Postre Prints: Prints for Dessert," Fusion Magazine #96, February 2, 2017. 26.

Nancy Moyer, "Woodcut Prints Impress at Continuing Exhibit in Harlingen," The Monitor, August 1, 2016.

Nancy Moyer, "Newest Exhibit Brings Together a Variety of Printmakers," The Monitor, August 10, 2015.

Tim Acosta, "TAMUK Students Display Works of Art," Kingsville Record, November 26, 2014.

Dasheen Ellis, "New Club Makes Statement," The South Texan, September 18, 2014. 2.

Tim Acosta, "Roundup Rolls Back the Clock for Artistry," Kingsville Record, November 27, 2013. 1.

 

Website Publications

"What's for Dessert?," Desert Triangle Print Carpeta, May 18, 2016. Retrieved from
http://deserttriangle.blogspot.com/2016/05/whats-for-dessert.html

"Highlands University Exhibitions," Yaybig Southwest, February 21, 2016. Retrieved from
http://yaybigsouthwest.blogspot.com/2016/02/highlands-university-exhibitions.html?m=1

"Brownsville Opening and Presentation," Yaybig Southwest, November 25, 2015. Retrieved from
http://yaybigsouthwest.blogspot.com/2015/11/brownsville-opening-and-presentation.html?m=1

"Meet Your Maker: OG Prints," Crafthouse SA, September 30, 2015. Retrieved from
http://www.crafthousesa.com/meet-your-maker-og-prints/ 

"Beard Love Woodcut Art," TheBeardMag, September 18, 2015. Retrieved from
http://www.thebeardmag.com/articles/beard-love-woodcut-art/

 

Collections

Mexic-Arte Museum-Austin, TX

Zuckerman Museum of Art-Kennesaw, GA

Texas A&M University-Kingsville, TX

University of Texas Rio Grande Valley-Brownsville, TX

Awards

2019 First Place/Third Place/Honorable Mention, 47th Annual International Exhibition

2019 Honorable Mention, 35th Annual Juried Student Exhibition

2019 Speedball Sponsorship, PrintAustin’s Print Expo

2018 Flexcut Printmaking Tools Giveaway

Affiliations & Memberships

Speedball Professional Artist Network