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Alfredo M. Arreguin | Complete Resume

 

2412 NE 80th Street, Seattle, WA 98115

Telephone: (206) 522-6694 Email: alfredoarreguin@aol.com.

Born: Morelia, Michoacan, Mexico 1935

Resides: Seattle, WA, USA

Education: B.A. University of Washington, Seattle, WA 1967

M.F.A. University of Washington, Seattle, WA 1969

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

    December 15, 2007 - March 15, 2008  "Alfredo Arreguin Works", Washington State University.

    2006 "Alfredo Arreguin Selected Works 1981-2006", Jacob Lawrence Gallery, University of Washinton.

    2005 "Alfredo Arreguin Works", Casa Michoacan, Chicago, IL.

    2003-4  Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, Spokane, WA

    National Hispanic Cultural Center, Albuqurque, NM

    Museum of Northwest Art, La Conner, WA

    Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA

    "Alfredo Arreguin, Patterns in Nature", Art Gallery, Edmonds Community College, Lynnwood, WA

    "Frida, Flora and Fauna", Linda Hodges Gallery, Seattle, WA

    "Patterns", ADM Gallery, Philladelphia, PA

    "Mother Nature Designs", Heritage University, Toppenish, WA

    Linda Hodges Gallery, Seattle, WA

    "PATTERNS OF DREAMS AND NATURE, A 30 Year Retrospective, Accompanied by the book of the same title, by Lauro Flores", The Jacob Lawrence Series on American Artists, University of Washington Press.

    "Wild Life: The other Tradition", The Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, Fl

    2001 "Northwest Views, Selections from the SAFECO Collection", Seattle, WA

    2000 "Patterns of Seduction" The Art Gallery, Lower Columbia College, Long View, WA.

    "Caligraphy of the Spirit" Fine Arts Center, WA State Univ. Pullman, WA

    1999  "Jaguar Eye" Tule Ga.llery, Seattle, WA

    "One Window-Two Views" Larson Gallery, Yakima Valley Community College, Yakima, WA

    1998 "Las Navidades con Alfredo Arreguin y Sus Amigos" Galeria El. Centro. El Centro de la Raza, Seattle, WA

    "La casa Azul" Arreguin's Images of Mexican Icons: Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo. Tule Gallery, Seattle, WA

    1997 "In Praise of Pattern" University Gallery, Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, WA

    "In Praise of Nature " Exhibition of Arreguin's paintings and the dedication of "The Froth," a stained, leaded glass work, 120" x 240", commissioned by The Washington State Arts Commission, Art in Public Places for the Washington State Department of Ecology.

    1996 "Viva la Naturaleza" National Academy of Sciences, WA DC

    "Viva la Vida" Sunrise Museum, Charleston, WV

    1995  "Viva la Vida" Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

    "Viva la Vida" University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

    1994 "Viva la Vida" Clark College, Vancouver, WA

    1993 "Viva la Vida" North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, ND

    1992 "Viva la Vida" Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA

    "20th Anniversary" Galeria El Centro, El Centro de la Raza, Seattle, WA

    1991 "Designs of Magic" Foster White Gallery, Seattle, WA

    "Designs of Magic" Fresno Metropolitan Museum of Art, Fresno, CA

    1990  "Designs of Magic" Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum, Chicago, IL

    1989  "Works on Paper" El Museo Regional Michoacano, Morelia, Michoacan, Mexico

    1988  "Alfredo Arreguin Works" Whatcom Museum of History and Art. Bellingham, WA

    "Arreguin's New Work" Foster White Gallery, Seattle, WA

    1986  "Alfredo Arreguin" MARS art Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

    1985  "Arreguin" Fine Arts.Center of Tempe, Tempe, AZ

    "The Works of Alfredo Arreguin" Paige Gallery, Dallas, TX

    1984  "Arreguin" Foster White Gallery, Seattle, WA

    1983  "Arreguin's Retrospective,” The Mexican Museum, San Francisco, CA

    1982  "John James Audobon / Alfredo Arreguin.” The Boise Museum of Art, Boise, ID

    1981  Retrospective. The Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA

    1979  National Council of la Raza Exhibition, WA, DC

    Exhibition of Arreguin's Works. MOCHA (Museum of Contemporary Hispanic Art) Formerly known as, Caiman Gallery, New York, NY

    1977  "Arreguin" The Mexican Museum, San Francisco, CA

    Polly Friedlander Gallery, Seattle, WA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

    May 25, 2007- January 6, 2008 "PORTRAITURE NOW, Framing Memory", Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery

    Septemper 10, 2007- October 26, 2007 "Family Portrait, Alfredo Arreguin, Susan R. Lytle and Lesley Rialto", The Gallery at Tacoma Community College, Tacoma, WA

    2007 "Frida Kahlo, Images of an Icon", Tacom Art Museum, Tacoma, WA

    2006 "Zapata Vive!", Exhibition, Jonson Gallery, University of New Mexico Art Museum, Albuquerque, NM

    2005 "Patterns of the Celestial Gallery", Linda Hodges Gallery, Seattle, WA

    2004 Seattle Perspective: Selections from the City of Seattle for Art Portable Works Collection, at the Washington State Convention and Trade Center, Seattle, WA

    "Artistas de la Raza Cosmica", Larson Gallery, Yakima Valley Community college, Yakima, WA

    Remembraza, Kinsey Gallery, Seattle University, Seattle, WA

    2003  ARTE LATINO-Treasures from the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Oakland Museum of California, Oakland, CA

    2002  Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, NM

    2002  Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, CA

    2000  Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, FL

    El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, TX

    La Luz: Contemporary Latino Art in the United States, The National Hispanic Cultural Center, Albuquerque, NM

    "By Gone Modern" Paintings by NW Artists from the Last Quarter of the 20th Century Selected from the City of Seattle Collection.

    1998  Northwest Folklife "Colores del Pueblo" Exhibition, Seattle, WA

    "La Guadalupana" Icons in Art. Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA

    1997  "West Coast Painting and Sculpture 1997" Oceanside Museum of Art. Oceanside, CA

    "Art Patterns" Austin Museum of Art, Austin, TX

    REENCOUNTERS- Expressions of Latino Identity in the Pacific NW

    Wichita Art Museum, Wichita, KS

    Bridge Center for contemporary Art, El Paso, TX

    1996  Portsmouth Museum of Art, Portsmouth, VA

    Metropolitan State College, Denver, CO

    1995  Eastern Washington University, Cheney, WA

    University of Wisconsin-Greenbay, Greenbay, WI

    1986  "Chicano Expressions" The Mexican Museum, San Francisco, CA

    Otis Art Institute of Parsons School of Design Exhibition Center, Los Angeles, CA

    Bellevue Art Museum Anniversary Exhibition, Bellevue, WA

    1984  "Exotic Paintings" Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA

    !Mira! Hispanic Art Tour: El Museo del Barrio, New York, NY

    San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX

    Plaza de la Raza Museum, Los Angeles, CA

    Chicano/Latino Art and Culture of the Pacific NW, Museum of History and Industry, Seattle, WA

    Contemporary Seattle Art of the 80's, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA

    1981  Colorful Romances: A spectrum, Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA

    1980  Governor's Invitational, State Capital Museum, Olympia, WA

    Self Portraits by Chicano and Latino Artists, Galeria de la Raza, San Francisco, CA

    "Art for Collectors", Federal Reserve Board, WA, DC

    "Line" Art Center Museum, Arlington, VA

    "Americans at the 11th International Festival of Painting, Federal Reserve Board, WA, DC

    llth International Festival of Painting, Musee D'Art Moderne, Paris, France.

    11th International Festival of Painting, Garibaldi Castle, Cagnes-Sur-Mer, France.

    "Regalos II,” The Mexican Museum, San Francisco, CA

    1978  "Frida Kahlo" Galeria de la Raza, San Francisco, CA

    1976  “Drawing '76,” Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA

    1974-75"Grand Galleria National Exhibition", Seattle, WA

    "In Praise of Man and Nature" Seattle Invitational, Olympic Hotel, Seattle, WA

    1974  "Drawing Invitational" Whitman College, Walla Walla, WA

    1973  National Drawing Exhibition, Potsdam, NY

    1971-72NorthwestAnnual, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA

    REENCOUNTERS

    1995   Hockaday Center for the Arts, kalispel, MT

    Copper Village"Museum and Arts Center, Anaconda, MT

    Western Montana College, Dillon, MT

    1994  Steens Land Art Museum, Northfield, MN

    1993  Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, Santiago, Chile

    Pinacoteca de la Universidad de Concepcion, Concepcion, Chile

    Washington State Convention and Trade Center, Seattle, WA

    "Denver Art Museum 100th Anniversary Exhibition" Denver, CO

    1992  "Double Legacy of Latinos in America" Bumbershoot Festival. Seattle, WA

    1991  "The Meeting of the Sacred Images"

    Ethnographic Museum, Warsaw, Poland

    Galeria Zacheta, Warsaw, Poland

    Trinity Church, Warsaw, Poland

    1990  "Chicano Art, Resistance and Affirmation", The first, Comprehensive National Exhibition on-the History of Chicano Art: Wight Art Gallery, UCLA, CA

    1991  Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO

    Albuquerque Museum of Art, Albuquerque, NM

    San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA

    Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA

    1992  Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ

    National Museum of American, Art, WA, DC

    1993  The Bronx Museum of Art, New York, NY

    San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX

    Seattle Printmakers at Tashkent, The Soviet Union. 

    "Expresiones Hispanas" National Hispanics Art Exhibit & Tour. 

    Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA  

    Millicent Rogers Museum of Art, Taos, New Mexico

    Center for the Fine Arts, Miami, FL

    1988  Mexican Cultural Institute, San Antonio, TX

    Southwest Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

    Arvada Center for the Arts, Arvada, CO

    1987 "Painting/Sculpture 87" Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA

    1986 Mexican-American Expressions" Intar Gallery, New York, NY

    "Lo del Corazon", Mexican Museum, San Francisco, CA

    Charles Allis Museum, Milwaukee, WI

    Fisher Gallery, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

    San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA

AWARDS AND PRIZES

    2007 "Quimbaya Award", For Excellence, Contribution and Achievements in the Advancement of Fine Arts, Centro Cultural Hispano Americano

    2001 "AZTEC EAGLE AWARD", In recogniton for your Solidarity with Us, United Farm Workers of America, Seattle, WA

    2000 Year 2000 Distinguished Alumnus Award. University of Washington Alumni Association. Selected for his outstanding lifetime accomplishments in the area of diversity.

    1997 "The OHTLI Award" The highest award given by the Mexican Government to recognize the altruistic activity of Mexicans and Mexican-Americans who have worked consistently for the benefit of their communities throughout the United States.

    1989 Special Humanitarian Award. Given by the Washington State Legislature, The Centennial Commission, and the Cultural organization, Americas, Olympia, WA

    1986 State of Washington, Governor's Art Award, Olympia, WA.

    1985-80 National Endowment for the Arts Visual Artists Fellowship Grant.

    1979 "The Palm of the People Award"- llth International Festival of Painting. Cagnes-Sur Mer, France.

    1975 Grand Galleria National Exhibition, Seattle, WA, Honorable Mention.

    1974 Grand Galleria National Exhibition, Seattle, WA, Second Prize.

HONORS

    2006 MAP UW Alumni will honor Arreguin with nameing a Scholarship, "The Alfredo Arreguin Scholarship"

    2003 Edmonds Community College, Honors Alfredo Arreguin for his Significant Contributions to Arts & Culture in our community

    1999 Washington State Congress recognize and honor Alfredo Arreguin for his artistic genius, creativity, and contributions to the arts and culture in Washington State.

    1994 The SMITHSONIAN, National Museum of American Art, Acquired Arreguin's triptych, "Sueno (Dream: Eve before Adam)" as one of its seven most important acquisitions from among more than 600 works of Art collected by the museum in 1994.

    1993 Wing Luke Asian Art Museum, certificate of appreciation, ”Artist and Philanthropist" in recognition of the generous support of the Museum.

    The Washington State Hispanic Bar Association, "Community Award" in recognition of the cultural contribution to the Hispanic people.  

    1989-88 One of several artists invited yearly by The White House to design and paint the Easter-egg.   

    Chosen among 200 contestants to design a poster to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the State of Washington. Awarded by the Washington State Centennial Commission.

    1985 Donated an image for a UNICEF greeting card. The sale will benefit programs for children worldwide. The United Nations, New York.

    Seattle Arts Commissioner.

SELECTED COLLECTORS

    UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON/BOTHEL Bothel, WA

    NORTHWEST MUSEUM OF ARTS & CULTURE Spokane, WA

    NATIONAL HISPANIC CULTURAL CENTER Albuquerque, NM

    SEATTLE UNIVERSITY LAW SCHOOL Seattle, WA

    ARTCOUTRUST/Paul Allen Seattle, WA

    FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER CENTER, Seattle, WA

    MICROSOFT CORPORATION, Redmond, WA

    NATIONALACADEMY OF SCIENCES, WA DC

    THE SMITHSONIAN NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART, WA DC

    WASHINGTON STATE DEPARTMENT OF ECOLOGY, Olympia, WA

    TUCSON MUSEUM OF ART, Tucson, AZ

    TACOMA ART MUSEUM, Tacoma, WA

    SEA-MAR COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, Seattle, WA

    UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON MEDICAL CENTER, Seattle, WA

    SAN DIEGO MUSEUM OF ART, San Diego, CA

    THE DENVER ART MUSEUM, Denver, CO

    THE MEXICAN MUSEUM, San Francisco, CA

    PORTLAND ART MUSEUM, Portland, OR

    CENTRO CULTURAL DE LA RAZA, San Diego, CA

    MI RAZA ART CONSORTIUM. (Mira) Chicago, IL.

    EVERGREEN STATE COLLEGE, Olympia, WA

    GUADALUPE CULTURAL ART CENTER, Denver, CO

    SAN ANTONIO MUSEUM OF ART, San Antonio, TX

    M&M MARTIN TURCHIN, Latin American Art Collector

    MEXICAN FINE ARTS CENTER MUSEUM, Chicago, IL.

    MORRIS ART MUSEUM, Morristown, NJ

    EL MUSEO MICHOACANO, Morelia, Michoacan, Mexico.

    LA UNIVERSIDAD-MICHOACANA DE SAN NICOLAS DE HIDALGO, Morelia,. Mich., Mexico

    RAYMOND JAMES FINANCIAL CENTER, St. Petersburg, FL

    TINSMAN & HOUSER LAW OFFICES, San Antonio, TX

    PACIFIC NW BELL, Seattle, WA

    SAFECO CORPORATION, Seattle, WA

    CHILDREN'S ORTHOPEDIC HOSPITAL, Seattle, WA

    PAY & SAVE CORPORATION, Seattle, WA

    CRAILIN & Co. New York, NY

    WYNDHAM HOTEL, Dallas, TX

    HILTON FLAMINGO HOTEL, Reno, NV

    ARENT, FOX, KINTNER, PLOTKIN & KAHN, Washington, DC

    AID ASSOCIATION FOR LUTHERANS, Appleton, WI

    BOEING HEADQUARTERS OFFICES, Seattle, WA

    HARBORVIEW MEDICAL CENTER, Seattle, WA

    NORTH OLYMPIC LIBRARY, Port Angeles, WA

    UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON LIBRARIES, Seattle, WA

    MARY & JON SHIRLEY NW ART COLLECTION, Medina, WA

    EL CENTRO DE LA RAZA, Seattle, WA

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY OF PUBLISHED MATERIALS ON ALFREDO ARREGUIN

AIGNER-CLARK, Julie, baby einstein. The ABCs of Art. Hyperion Books for Children. Page M 2004

CONTEMPORARY CHICANA AND CHICANO ART. Volume I and Volume II. Arreguin, Alfredo I:ii, 58-59, 183;II:204 Bilingual Press/ EditorIal Bilingue, Tempe, Arizona 2002

ARREGUIN, Enrique V., ed. Alfredo Arreguin: El Universo Vegetal, Animal y Humano de un pintor Moreliano.

FLORES, Lauro. Alfredo Arreguín: Patterns of Dreams and Nature. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2002

GOLDMAN, Shifra M. and Tomas Ybarra-Frausto. Arte Chicano: a Comprehensive Annotated Bibliography of Chicano Art, 1965-1981. Berkeley: Chicano Studies Library Publications Unit, University of California, Berkeley, 1985 (p.l3, p.l6, p.345)

GRISWOLD del Castillo, Richard, Teresa McKeena and Yvonne Yarbro-Bejarano, eds. Chicano Art: Resistance and Affirmation, 1965-1985. Los Angeles: Wight Art Gallery, 1991. Published in conjunction with the exhibition organized by the UCLA Wight Art Gallery and the CARA National Advisory Committee. (plate 36, p.243-catl3, p.246-catl6, p.45)

McWILLIAMS, Carey, North from Mexico: The Spanish-Speaking People of the United States. New York: Praeger Publishers, 1948, (1990 edition updated by Matt S. Meier). (pl6, p30l)

MEIER Matt S. and Feliciano Ribera, Mexican-American /American-Mexicans, from Conquistadores to Chicanos, p.243, outside cover art, "Trilogia de la Independencia de Mexico" Hill and Wang 1993

MEIER Matt S., Mexican American Biographies: A Historical Dictionary 1836-1987. New York: Greenwood Press, 1988

UNTERBURGER Amy L., Jane L. Delgado, and Terrance W. Peck, eds. Who's Who Among Hispanic Americans 1991-92. Detroit: Gale (p 26)

SMITHSONIAN Institution. Latino Resources at the Smithsonian, Washington, DC, 1995 (cover design, p20)

SMITHSONIAN Institution,"Latino Art and Culture", from the series "America Past and Present" Cover Art on Bilingual Study Guide, also essay on p. l5,16,37. National Museum of American Art. 1996.

MEIER Matt, S. with Conchita Franco, Serri and Richard A. Garcia, eds. Notable Latino Americans. Greenwood Press, Westport, Connecticut (pll-14)

YORBA, Jonathan, ARTE LATINO, Treasures from the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Pages 12-13, Watson Guptill 2001

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