WILFREDO VALLADARES

SCULPTOR

WILFREDO VALLADARES-LARA TEL 202-746-4584 | EMAIL wilfredov92@hotmail.com | WEB www.wilfredovalladares.com CURRENT EMPLOYMENT Anne Arundel Community College, Arnold, Maryland Associate Professor, Fall 2006 - Present  Sculpture  Three-Dimensional Design PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE University of Maryland – College Park, Maryland Instructor, Summer 2003 - 2005  Three-Dimensional Design  Elements of Two-Dimensional Design  Elements of Drawing II Montgomery College – Rockville, Maryland Instructor, Spring 2005 – Summer 2006  Introduction to Drawing Northern Virginia Community College – Annandale, Virginia Instructor, Fall 2004 – Spring 2006  Elements of Drawing I  Elements of drawing II  Drawing III Anne Arundel Community College Instructor, Fall 2005  Elements of Two-Dimensional Design College of Southern Maryland Prince – Frederick Campus Instructor, Fall 2005  Elements of Drawing I  Elements of Drawing II School of Art and Design @ Montgomery College – Silver Spring, Maryland Instructor, Spring 2006  Three-Dimensional Design Instructor, Spring 2005  Three–Dimensional Design University of Maryland – College Park, Maryland Instructor, Summer 2003 - Spring 2004  Elements of Two-Dimensional Design  Elements of Drawing  Elements of Drawing I  Elements of Drawing II  Advanced Drawing – Level 418 University of Maryland – College Park, Maryland Teaching Assistant, Fall 2002 - Spring 2003  Elements of Two-Dimensional Design  Elements of Drawing  Elements of Sculpture (wood and mixed media)  Advanced Elements of Sculpture (wood and mixed media) University of Maryland – College Park, Maryland August 2002 - May 2003 The David C. Driskell Art Center for the Study of the African Diaspora  Research Assistant Maryland College of Art and Design – Silver Spring, Maryland Instructor, Continuing Education, Fall 2003 - 2004  Intermediate/Advanced Drawing  Intermediate/Advanced Painting Assistant Director and Primary School Teacher - Honduras, Central America  Responsible for the development of new teaching methods  Supervised and suggested new teaching techniques  Conducted lectures and seminars EDUCATION Master of Fine Arts, May 2003 University of Maryland – College Park, Maryland Bachelor of Fine Arts, Cum Laude, May 1997 Maryland Institute College of Art – Baltimore, Maryland Studio Art - 1993-1995 Montgomery College – Rockville, Maryland Teaching Certificate, 1986 Escuela Normal Mixta Matilde Cordova Viuda de Suazo Trujillo Colon, Honduras, Central America ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE ■ “Printmaking and Bookmaking” Workshop Montgomery College – Rockville, Maryland ■ Curator and Co-founder of “Latin Perspectives Annual Art Exhibit,” Baltimore, Maryland ■ “Installations and Performances” Workshop Maryland Institute College of Art – Baltimore, Maryland AWARDS AND HONORS 2007 Panel Discussion Member for “Tres Raices” Exhibit Art and Media House Washington, DC 2007 Artist Talk “Space and Place” Anne Arundel Community College Art Gallery 2003 Panel Discussion Member for “Cruzando Fronteras/Crossing Boundaries” Exhibit Montgomery College – Rockville, Maryland 2002 -2003 Full Teaching Assistant and Tuition Remission University of Maryland – College Park, Maryland 2002-2003 Assistant for the David C. Driskell Center for the Study of the African Diaspora 2001 - 2002 Full Tuition and stipend funded through Anne Truitt Master of Fine Art Scholarship University of Maryland – College Park, Maryland 2002 “International Sculpture Award” Plaza Saint Angello Milan, Italy 2001- 2002 Daniel Nicholson Ohlke Memorial Fund Award University of Maryland – College Park, Maryland 1996 - 1997 Tuition Scholarship funded through: Rheda Luntz Joseph Memorial Scholarship, Sgt. Ralph Roland Demuth Scholarship, William Ferguson Merit Scholarship Maryland Institute College Art – Baltimore, Maryland 1995 - 1996 Tuition Remission Scholarship Maryland Institute College of Art – Baltimore, Maryland 1994 Partial Tuition Scholarship Gertrude B. Wienckowski Memorial Scholarship for Sculpture, Montgomery College – Rockville, Maryland EXHIBITIONS 2015 "Unmasked" American Poetry Museum 2013 “Voices from the Diaspora” Prince George’s African American Museum and Cultural Center 2013 “Faculty Show’” Anne Arundel College, Arnold Maryland 2012 “Faculty Show’ Anne Arundel College, Arnold Maryland 2011 "Latines-Latinhood” exhibit, Consulate of El Salvador, Washington, DC 2010 “DC 8 Totem Poles” Temporary installation 3rd and H Streets
 Washington,DC 2010 “Everything Must Go” CADE Gallery Anne Arundel Community College 2010 “AACC Faculty Show” CADE Gallery Anne Arundel Community College 2010 “From Model to Master Work” Sarah Silberman Art Gallery, Montgomery College — Rockville, Maryland 2009 “Love, Hope and Love” Honoring Hispanic Heritage Pope John Paul II Cultural Center — Washington, DC 2009 “Love, Hope and Love” Honoring Hispanic Heritage Pope John Paul II Cultural Center — Washington, DC
 2009 “DANYA International Art Fair” South Korea
 2008 “Black History Month” Pascal Gallery Anne Arundel Community College — Arnold, Maryland
 2008 “Imagillaboration” Georgia Perimeter College Art Gallery — Clarkston, GA
 2008 “Sabor Sundays” Wall installation — Washington, DC
 2008 “Imagillaboration” University of North Florida Art Gallery
 2008 “Variety of Media” Sarah Silberman Art Gallery Montgomery College — Rockville, Maryland
 2007 “Space and Place” Cade Gallery Anne Arundel Community College — Arnold, Maryland 2007 “Freedom of Speech” Maryland Institute College of Art — Baltimore, Maryland 2007 Faculty Exhibition Anne Arundel Community College — Arnold, Maryland 2007 “Tres Raices” Art and Media House Galeria Uno — Washington, DC 2006 Faculty Exhibition Northern Virginia Community College Annandale, Virginia 2007 “Freedom of Speech” Maryland Institute College of Art Baltimore, Maryland 2007 Faculty Exhibition, Anne Arundel Community College Arnold, Maryland 2007 “Tres Raices” Art and Media House Galeria Uno — Washington, DC 2006 Faculty Exhibition, Anne Arundel Community College Arnold, Maryland 2005 Faculty Exhibition, Northern Virginia Community College Annandale, Virginia 2005 Faculty Exhibition, Anne Arundel Community College Arnold, Maryland 2005 Superstition — DC Arts Center, Washington, DC 2005 “3 Master Sculptors” – Montgomery College, Rockville Campus Art Gallery 2004 Faculty Exhibition, Maryland College of Art and Design Silver Spring, Maryland 2004 “Artefactos“ Solo Show – Consulate of El Salvador — Washington, DC 2004 “Detour” The Union Gallery, University of Maryland, College Park College Park, Maryland 2004 “Death” Area 405 Gallery — Baltimore, Maryland 2003 “Cruzando Fronteras/Crossing Boundaries” Montgomery College – Rockville Campus Art Gallery — Rockville, Maryland 2002 “Academy 2003” Conner Contemporary Art Gallery — Washington, DC 2003 MFA Thesis Show, University of Maryland — College Park, Maryland 2003 “Multifaceted” El Salvador Consulate — Washington, DC 2002 “Group Show” West Gallery, University of Maryland College Park, Maryland 2002 “Group Show” West Gallery, University of Maryland College Park, Maryland 2002 “Magnificent 7” Group Exhibit, Wohlfarth Gallery — Washington, DC 1997 “Terzo Millennio” Milan, Italy International Sculpture show competition 1997 “Perspectivas Latinas” Group Exhibit, Curator Johns Hopkins University - Baltimore, Maryland 1997 “Bachelor of Fine Art Thesis Exhibition” Maryland Institute College of Art — Baltimore, Maryland 1996 “Perspectivas Latinas” Eubie Blake Gallery — Baltimore, Maryland 1996 “El Dia de los Muertos I” Installation Maryland Institute College of Art (Main Building) — Baltimore, Maryland 1996 “Gente de Barro” Outdoor Performance — Maryland Institute College of Art (Campus grounds) — Baltimore, Maryland 1996 “Peep Hole Window” Performance — Old Train Station building Maryland Institute College of Art — Baltimore, Maryland 1995 “Perspectiva Latina” Art Gallery Maryland Institute College of Art — Baltimore, Maryland 1995 “El Dia de los Muertos II” Installation Maryland Institute College of Art (Main Building) — Baltimore, Maryland 1993 “The Spirit Within and Spirit Without” Collaborative Printmaking Book
 Project, Art Gallery Montgomery College — Rockville, Maryland 1993 “The Spirit Within and Spirit Without” Collaborative Printmaking Book 
 Project, Artist Book Show — Corcoran Gallery — Washington, DC 1993 “Two Person Show” Council for the Arts, City Hall Gallery Gaithersburg, Maryland 1992 “Cambalache” Council for the Arts and Arte Latino, City Hall Gallery Gaithersburg, Maryland 1992 “Cambalache” Arte Latino, Traveling exhibit at the IBM building Gaithersburg, Maryland 1986 “Exposicion Veraniega” Galleria Palacio Municipal Trujillo Colon, Honduras, Central America WORKSHOPS AND LECTURES 2014 3D Art Lecture for The Friends of the Arts Organization, Arnold, Maryland 2013 “Papel Picado Sculptures” Workshop, Summer Bridge program Anne Arundel Community College, Arnold Maryland 2009 “Cultural Mask Making” Workshop, Summer Bridge program Anne Arundel Community College, Arnold Maryland 2008 “Constructivism” Sculpture Workshops Summer Bridge program
 Anne Arundel Community College Arnold, Maryland 2007 Visiting Artist/Sculpture Class- Maryland Institute College of Art Baltimore, Maryland 2005 Sculpture Workshop at the Latin American Montessori School Washington, DC 2004 “Team Work Ideas” Sculpture workshop, Montgomery College Rockville, Maryland 2003 “Cultural Collages” Workshop Prince George’s County Heritage Carnival Hyattsville, Maryland 2003 Visiting Artist/Sculpture Class Northern Virginia Community College Annandale, Virginia COMMISSIONS AND COLLECTIONS 2013 “Journey : Anacostia” Public Commission sponsored by DC Commission on 
 the Arts and Humanities — Washington, DC 2010 “DC8 Totem Poles” 3rd and H Streets Public Commission sponsored by DC 
 Commission on the Arts — Washington, DC 2010 “Collective Thoughts” Private Collection, Saundra Woods 2009 “Petalos Reflejantes” The Georgia and Wayne Avenues Pocket Park 
 Sculpture Public Commission sponsored by Montgomery County and Auras 
 Design — Silver Spring, Maryland 2007 “Mayan God” Print, Private Collection of Azalba Aguilar 2003 “Mayan God,” “The Dancers,” and “Reaching the Moon” Prints Private Collection of Jean and Professor Robert Steele 1993 “Mi Gente” Painting — Private Collection of Professor Forrest B. Tyler 1993 “Reaching the Moon” Painting — Private Collection of Diane Wiorono PRESS REVIEWS AND ARTICLES  “Sculpting a Life” by Theresa Winslow; The Sunday Capital, August 20, 2006 
 (http://www.capitalonline.com/cgi-bin/read/2006/08_20-29/LIF)  “Art meets history in DC exhibit” by Lauren Andres, UNWIND online, 
 February 2004  “Superstition” by Jessica Dawson, The Washington Post, June 2, 2005 (http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2005/06/01/
 AR2005060101875.html)  “Cruzando Fronteras/Crossing Boundaries” by Claudia Rousseau, Gazette 
 Sep.2003 CURATORIAL WORK 2013 “Perspectivas Latinas” Works by Marisol Diaz 
 Pascal Gallery, Anne Arundel Community College — Arnold, Maryland 2013 “Perspectivas Latinas” Group exhibit
 Pascal Gallery, Anne Arundel Community College — Arnold, Maryland 2012 “Perspectivas Latinas” Group show Pascal Gallery, Anne Arundel Community College — Arnold, Maryland 2012 “Power of Three” Exhibit Pascal Gallery, Anne Arundel Community College — Arnold, Maryland 2011 “Afrodescendencia” Exhibit works by Sami Miranda 2011 "Power of Three” Exhibit Pascal Gallery, Anne Arundel Community College — Arnold, Maryland 2010 “Perspectivas Latinas” Video installation by Alberto Roblest and Nan Carpio Pascal gallery — Arnold, Maryland 2010 “Afro Cuba” Paintings by Ramon Menocal and Lazaro Batista Pascal Gallery, Anne Arundel Community College — Arnold, Maryland 2010 “Perspectivas Latinas” Group show exhibit Pascal Gallery, Anne Arundel Community College — Arnold, Maryland 2009 “Perspectivas Latinas” Paintings by Karla Rodas Pascal Gallery, Anne Arundel Community College — Arnold, Maryland 2008 “Looking through the Lens of Afro Peru” photographs by Lorry Salcedo–Mitrani, Pascal Gallery, Anne Arundel Community College — Arnold, Maryland 2007 “Power of Three” Exhibit Pascal Gallery, Anne Arundel Community College — Arnold, Maryland CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD RESUME PDF

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