Vanessa Rondón

Venezuelan, b. 1985 Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY

 

EDUCATION

CUNY Brooklyn College, BFA Studio Art (Cum laude), 2014-2016

Parsons School of Design, BFA Photography (Degree Courses Completed), 2008-2010

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018 "Alternate Routes", Leslie-Lohman Project Space, New York, NY

         "Daybreak: New Affirmations in Queer Photography", Leslie-Lohman Museum, New York, NY

2017 "Still Here", Julia de Burgos Performing Arts Center, El Barrio, NY

2016 "Sanctuaries", Valentine Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY

2015 “Dirty Bind Zine and Shop”, SWGR Gallery, Miami, FL

“Open Call”, Lorimoto Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Painting Showcase, Brooklyn College Art Department Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Printmaking Showcase, Brooklyn College Art Department Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2014 “Small Works for Big Change”, Jack Studios, New York, NY

2012 “Bring Back The Boardwalks", Trias Gallery, New York, NY

2008 Paintings by Vanessa Rondon and Claudio Picasso, Circa 28, Miami, FL

 

AWARDS AND HONORS

2017-2018 Artist Fellow at Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art

2016 (Fall) Recipient of the Charles G. Shaw Art Department Award

2016 (Spring) Recipient of the Charles G. Shaw Art Department Award

 

PUBLICATIONS

2018  Stephanie Eckardt and Michael Beckert, "21 Queer Photographers Illustrate What "Pride" Really Means", W Magazine

2018 Charlette Jansen, "The artists bringing their candid vision to queer photography", Wallpaper Magazine

2018 Naiomy Guerrero,"Introducing The 2017 Queer Artist Fellowship", The Archive, Spring 2018 | Issue 63

2017 Ka-Man and Matthew Jensen,"DAYBREAK- New Affirmations in Queer Photography", The Archive, Winter 2017 | Issue 62

2017 Gina Vergel, "‘Still Here’ ― An ExhiIbit of Their Own at NYC’S FUERZAFEST", Sounds and Colors

2014 Kayla Chonotiul,“Photographer Captures Dreamlike Cityscapes in the Quiet Street of Brooklyn,” Feature Shoot

2014 Alexander Thebez,“Vanessa Wonders at Night”, TAGTAGTAG Magazine 

2010 Andrzej Bong, SURU, “The Dead of Night”, January 2010