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Alberto Toscano

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Deconstructions #1, 2010 Mixed Media/ Modeling Clays 8.5 X 8.5 in © Alberto Toscano
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Industrial Landscape, 2010 Mixed Media, Modeling Clays 9x9 Inches © Alberto Toscano
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nano landscape, 2010 Polymer Clays 9 X 9 Inches © Alberto Toscano
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Nano Landscaped, 2010 Polymer Clays
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Quick Facts
Birthplace
Mexico
Birth year
1970
Lives in
San Francisco
Works in
San Francisco and Mexico
Representing galleries
Paula Blacona Gallery San Francisco Ca., Julie Baker fine art gallery Nevada City Ca. Cuarto Contemporaneo Gallery in Oaxaca Mexico
Tags
abstract, mixed-media
Statement

The creative act nourishes in the notion of freedom and autonomy. In this case the process becomes assential to approach the idea and  the material  the vehicle to a new possibility for the pictorial language.

 

Biography

 

Self taught artist 

Born 1970,   Mexico,  1990 moved to California 

B.A. Business Administration, 1988, MarineTechnical Institute, Colima, Mexico

Graphic Design, 2001, UC Berkeley Extension  Program 

 

Projects 

 

 1991 co - founder Collective  La Peña del Sur Art and cultural center in San Francisco.

 

Workshops

Photography, 1992,  Studio Photo Sur, San Francisco ca.

Film production, 2004, Cinemática Film School, Oaxaca, Mexico

Experimental film production, 2005,  Collective OVNI Barcelona, Spain

Video art production, 2009, Center for the arts San Agustin Oaxaca, Mexico

 

Exhibitions

 

2013

Future Culture, Asterisk Gallery SF

 

2012

Miniatures and More Albuquerque Museum, NM

Connexions: California- Corsica, Corsica, France

Four Squared Arc Gallery, San Francisco CA.

National Juried Exhibition, ACCI Gallery Berkeley CA

Latino Art Now, MACLA, San Jose, CA

Back to the Future - A&M International University Art Center, Laredo TX

 

2011

Shine - Berkeley Art Center, CA

Miniatures and More - Albuquerque Museum, NM; 2011

San Francisco Open Studios

Sausalito Art show

 Solo show, Polymer constructions, Arterra Gallery

Wonderland, Wonderland Gallery SF

 

2010

Sausalito Art Festival

6x6 - Rochester Contemporary Art Center, NY

Deconstructions – Solo Exhibition, Casa de la Ciudad, Oaxaca, Mexico

 

2009

Sausalito Art Festival

Los Angeles Art show Julie Baker Gallery Nevada city

Emergencias, Cuarto Contemporaneo Gallery, Oaxaca, Mexico.

 

2008

Bimma Loft,  Paula Blaconá Gallery, San Francisco

Sofa Chicago,  Julie Baker Gallery,  Chicago IL.

Summer Saloon ,  Julie Baker Gallery, Nevada City

Red Dot New York, Paula Blaconá Gallery, NY

Juried Annual Exhibit, ProArt Gallery,  Oakland, CA

 

2007

Tinoco y Palacios Art Gallery, Oaxaca, Mexico

Fountain Miami Art Fair, Buenas Artes Gallery,  Art Bassel, Miami, FL

 

2006

Contemporary Latin American Art, The Claremont Hotel, Berkeley, CA

Contemporary Latin American Art, The Melting Point Gallery, San Francisco, CA