Santiago Cal

 

Education

1998     M.F.A. – Virginia Commonwealth University. Richmond, VA

1995     B.F.A. - Kutztown University. Kutztown, PA

One Person Exhibitions

2016    Santiago Cal. Sandhügel online gallery. Eureka, California

2015     Phantoms. Metropolitan Community College. Elkhorn, NE 

2014     Giants and Gentility. RARE Gallery. New York, NY  

2013     Forty Rings. Image Factory Art Foundation. Belize City, Belize 

2008     midlands. Project Room. Lincoln, NE

2007     passage. Te Tuhi. Manukau, New Zealand

2006     dory. Lied Gallery. Creighton University. Omaha, NE

2005     Tierra! Tierra!  Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery. Lincoln, NE

2003     new dose. Casa de Las Americas. Havana, Cuba

             encounters. Olimpo Centro Cultural. Merida, Mexico

            dissemination. Marxhausen Gallery. Concordia University, Seward, NE

            electric fences. Capella de Los Remedios. Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

            durable view. Image Factory Art Foundation. Belize City, Belize

2001     milk clouds. Image Factory Art Foundation. Belize City, Belize

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017    3rd International Bodrum Biennial. Bodrum, Turkey

           The Central Matter. The World Bank Art Program. Washington, D.C.

            Faculty Biennial Exhibition. Eisentrager-Howard Gallery. Lincoln, NE

2016    Belize at 35. 2 person exhibit. Art Museum of the Americas. Washington, D.C. 

            Sensory: Please Touch the Art. UNO Art Gallery. Omaha, NE

            Room & Board. Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts. Nebraska City, NE

2014    It Might Get Small. Tugboat Gallery. Lincoln, NE

           Its Surreal Thing: The Temptation of Objects.  Sheldon Museum of Art. Lincoln, NE

           ISC little sculpture show. Fountainhead Studios. Miami, FL  

2012   14th Annual Bemis Auction. Bemis Center for Contemporary Art. Omaha, NE

           Finding Identity. Lux Center for the Arts . Lincoln, NE

           Biennial Art Faculty Exhibition. Eisentrager-Howard Gallery. UNL Art Department. Lincoln, NE

           Belize at 31. Bing-Davis Memorial Gallery. University of Upper Iowa- Fayette.

2011    Wrestling with the Image: Caribbean Interventions. Art Museum of the Americas. Washington D.C.

           About Change. World Bank Main Complex. World Bank Art Program. Washington D.C.

            A Unit of Work. Drift Station Gallery. Lincoln, NE

            The Boys. Spativm Gallery. Lincoln, NE

2010    Act or Observe? Project Room. Lincoln, NE

2009    Cardinal Directions. Cocoon Gallery. Kansas City, MO

            Academia Invitational. Museum of Nebraska Art. Kearney, NE

            breathing. Elder Gallery. Nebraska Wesleyan University. Lincoln, NE

            yesterday. Hotdog Gallery. Omaha, NE

2007    Landings5. Art Museum of the Americas . Washington, D.C.

            Landings4. Museum of Contemporary Art and Design. San Jose, Costa Rica

            Bemis at 25. Lied Gallery. Omaha, NE

           State of Art: 2007. Bemis Center for Contemporary Art. Omaha, NE

           18+. Gazi University. Ankara, Turkey

           Subjects of Power and Devotion. Art Museum of the Americas. Washington, D.C.

           Face - Scavenging Identity. ZONE: Chelsea Center for the Arts. New York, NY

2006   Landings2. Centro de Artes Visuales. Merida, Mexico

            Landings3. Centro Cultural de Eduardo Leon Jimenes. Santiago de Los Caballeros,

                   Dominican Republic

            9th Havana Biennial. Havana, Cuba

           We are Belize – 25 Years of Independence 1981–2006. Kaohsiung Fine Art Museum. Kaohsiung,

                   Taiwan

            La Escultura Contemporanea. Jan Weiner Gallery. Kansas City, MO

            The Tugboat Show. Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery. Lincoln, NE

            We are Belize. Image Factory Art Foundation. Belize City, Belize

            5th Annual All Sculpture Show. Jackson Artworks. Omaha, NE

            Botanicals. Eisentrager-Howard Gallery. Lincoln, NE

            1st ACP Festival. Museo de Arte Moderno. Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

            Tugboat Presents. Elder Gallery. Lincoln, NE

2005     Small Wonders: a return to innocence. Home of Matthew. Lincoln, NE

            Latta Pichaz. Image Factory Art Foundation. Belize City, Belize

            @10. Image Factory Art Foundation. Belize City, Belize

2004    Nebraska Now. Bemis Center for Contemporary Art. Omaha, NE

            Landings - Conkal Arte Conteporaneo. Conkal, Mexico

            West by Southwest – Burris Art Gallery. NMHU. Las Vegas, NM

2003    UNL Studio Art Faculty Exhibition. Eisentrager-Howard Gallery. Lincoln, NE

             Coleccion de la Fundacion Gruber Jez – Ex Convento de Conkal. Conkal, Mexico

2002     Zero - Ex Teresa Arte Actual. Mexico City, Mexico

            Contemporary Art from Central America Isthmus - Taipei Fine Arts Museum. Taipei, Taiwan

            Zero - Museum of Modern Art. Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

           Zero - Galeria Sala Mendoza. Caracas, Venezuela

           Zero - Galeria Sol del Rio. Guatemala City, Guatemala

           Zero - Ex Convento de la Compania de Jesus. Antigua, Guatemala

           artISMO - Museum of Contemporary Art and Design. San Jose, Costa Rica

           ARCO – Galeria Sol del Rio. Madrid, Spain

           Zero - Gallery Ze Dos Bois. Lisbon, Portugal

2001    Zero - La Capella. Barcelona, Spain

            IV Caribbean Biennial - Museum of Modern Art. Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic        

           20/XX - Image Factory Art Foundation. Belize City, Belize

           Zero - Casa de Las Americas. Havana, Cuba

           UNL Studio Art Faculty Exhibition - University of Nebraska. Lincoln, NE

1998     Notorious, New Sculpture. Armory Gallery. Blacksburg, VA

            searching for green. Thesis exhibition. Anderson Gallery. Richmond, VA

1997     The Movable Feast. 1708 Gallery. Richmond, VA

            Dr. Louis Harris Awards Exhibition. MCV Hospital. Richmond, VA

            New Works by New Artists. James Center. Richmond, VA

            7th Annual National Juried Show. Donald Kuspit – Juror. 1708 Gallery. Richmond, VA

Grants and Awards

2017    Artist in Residence. Casa Aguacate. Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

2016   Hixson-Lied Faculty Creative Research Grant. University of Nebraska. Lincoln

2013    Art and Humanities Faculty Research Enhancement Program Award. University of Nebraska- Lincoln

           Hixson-Lied Faculty Research Grant. University of Nebraska - Lincoln

            Woods Travel Funding. University of Nebraska- Lincoln

           Artist in Residence – Poustinia Land Art Park. Benque Viejo del Carmen, Belize

2012    Artist in Residence - Angel Works Foundation. Omaha, NE

2007    Nebraska Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship

2006    Maude Hammond Fling Faculty Research Fellowship. University of Nebraska - Lincoln

2005    Artist in Residence- Bemis Center of Contemporary Art. Omaha, NE

            Research Council Grant in Aid. University of Nebraska - Lincoln

2004    Nebraska Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship

            Hixson-Lied Faculty Research Grant. University of Nebraska- Lincoln

2003    Artist in Residence – Poustinia Land Art Park. Benque Viejo del Carmen, Belize

            Hixson-Lied Faculty Seed Grant. University of Nebraska- Lincoln

2002    Artist in Residence - Gruber- Jez Foundation. Cholul, Mexico

            Layman Research Grant. University of Nebraska- Lincoln

            Research Council Grant. University of Nebraska- Lincoln

2001     Fine and Performing Arts, Dean's Research Grant. University of Nebraska- Lincoln

            Layman Research Grant. University of Nebraska- Lincoln

            Humanities Center Summer Research Grant. University of Nebraska- Lincoln

            Human Rights and Human Diversity Research Grant. University of Nebraska- Lincoln

Selected Press and Reviews

Art of the Americas: Collection of the Art Museum of the Americas of the Organization of American States. Book release (Fall) 2017

Washington Post.February 11th. 2016

Artdaily.org February 26th, 2016

Washington City Paper. February 17th, 2016

Wall Street International. October 20th, 2014.

Newington-Cropsey Cultural Studies Center. October 27th, 2014.

L Magazine vol.10 July 2012. Lincoln, Nebraska

Art All. Issue No. 86/November 2007. Auckland, New Zealand

Umelec. Vol.11 2/2007. Czech Republic

ArtNexus. No.63 2007. Miami, FL.

ArtWorld Digest. March 2006. Brooklyn, NY

Belize Times. 6//2006 Belize City, Belize

Art Papers. July/August 2005. Atlanta, GA

La Prensa Literaria.11/20.2004. Managua, Nicaragua

Artes Revista Especializada en Arte Caribeno. October/December 2003. Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Gramma International Digital. 4/23/2003. Havana, Cuba

Por Esto. 6/19/2003 Merida, Mexico

Art Nexus. No. 46 Miami, Florida

El Caribe. 10/30/02 Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

El Nacional. 6/15/02 Caracas, Venezuela

Prensa Libre. 4/8/02 Guatemala City, Guatemala

Atlantica Art Journal. 2/02 Madrid, Spain

ABC. 2/18/02. Madrid, Spain

Time Out. 1/02 Barcelona, Spain

Casa de Las Americas Journal. 7/01 Havana, Cuba

El Pais. 12/01 Madrid, Spain

 

Committees and Memberships

Lincoln Partners for Public Art Development. (Collections Committee Board Member) 2013-2017

Lux Center for the Arts (Board Member) 2014-2016

International Sculpture Center (Institutional Member through UNL)