Corina S. Alvarezdelugo
b. Valencia, Venezuela
Lives and works: Connecticut, USA
 
EDUCATION

2021     MFA Visual Arts | Lesley University College of Lesley Art and Design | Cambridge, MA
2004     BFA in Studio Art w/Honors | Albertus Magnus College | New Haven, CT

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018     Americana I | Windsor Arts Center | Windsor, CT
2017     Remendando Mi Patria (Mending My Country) | Potter Gallery | Simsbury, CT 
2015     Mirrors and Windows | Paul Mellon Arts Center Gallery | Wallingford, CT

2014     Remendando Mi Patria (Mending My Country) | Bruyette Athenaeum | West Hartford,                   CT

2013     Corina S. Alvarezdelugo | Alexey Von Schlippe Gallery | Groton, CT 
2010     Memoir | Paul Mellon Arts Center Gallery | Wallingford | CT
 
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2021

Forthcoming Thesis Exhibition | MASS MoCA | North Adams, MA

2020

Covid 19. The Art of Isolation/Survey II | Curator's Voice Art Projects | Miami, FL. 

Creativity Distancing | Art Museum of South Texas | Corpus Christi, TX

Covid 19. The Art of Isolation/Survey I. | Curator's Voice Art Projects | Miami, FL. 

What Now? | Ely Center of Contemporary Art | New Haven, CT

2019
In/Flux, Invitational | Pelham Art Center | Pelham, NY 
Complicit: Erasure of The Body | Yale Divinity School | New Haven, CT
2017  
Intersections, Invitational | Cummings Art Center | New London, CT 
Black Tie (optional) Invitational | Adam Peck Gallery | Provincetown, MA
Corazones Abiertos (Open Hearts) Invitational | Dehn Gallery | Manchester, CT 
2016
CWA 86th Annual National Open Juried Exhibition | Slater Memorial Museum | Norwich, CT 
No. 10. Invitational | Adam Peck Gallery | Provincetown, MA 
Mark of the Brush | The Gallery, Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill | Truro, MA 
Nor’Easter | New Britain Museum of American Art, CT 
2015
Arts Connecticut | Mill Gallery | Guilford, CT
Violent Nature, Invitational | The Dehn Gallery, Manchester, CT
114th New Haven Paint & Clay Club Juried Exhibition | J.S. Ely House of Contemporary Arts | New Haven, CT 
Nor’Easter | New Britain Museum of American Art | New Britain, CT 
2014 
Arts Connecticut | Mill Gallery | Guilford, CT 
Transformation | Sharon Arts Gallery | Peterborough, NH 
Latin Views 7th & Final Biennial Exhibition | Alexey Von Schlippe Gallery | Groton, CT 
2013    
Arts Connecticut | Mill Gallery | Guilford, CT
112th New Haven Paint & Club Juried Exhibition | J.S. Ely House of Contemporary Arts | New Haven, CT 
2012                        
Latin Views 6th Biennial Exhibition | Alexey Von Schlippe Gallery | Groton, CT 
The Wax Book, Altered, Repurposed, Remade | Gallery 10,Truro Center for the Arts | Truro, MA
Arts Connecticut | Mill Gallery | Guilford, CT 
CAW National Open Juried Show | Slater Memorial Museum | Norwich, CT 
2010                       
Fresh Pics: Contemporary Art in Connecticut Invitational| Ridgefield Guild of Artists | Ridgefield, CT                  
Latin Views 5th Biennial Exhibition | Alexey Von Schlippe Gallery | Groton, CT 
Transitions | The Pen and Brush, Inc | New York, NY
Small Works Open Juried Show | Mamaroneck Artists' Guild | Larchmont, NY
CWA 81st Annual National Juried Exhibition | John Slade Ely House of Contemporary Arts | New Haven, CT 
2009           
63rd Annual Sculpture Exhibition juried exhibition | Pen & Brush Galleries | New York, NY 
CWA 80th Annual National Juried Exhibition | The Jorgensen Gallery | Storrs, CT 
Biennial Cultural Passages: What’s Art Got To Do With It? | Susan B. Hilles Gallery | New Haven, CT
The 53rd Regional Exhibition | The Mystic Arts Center | Mystic, CT 
2008
Why Not?!  | CT Women Caucus | Housatonic Museum of Art | Bridgeport, CT 
Spring Brush | The Pen & Brush Galleries | New York, NY 
31st Annual Non-Member Painting & Sculpture Exhibition | The Salmagundi Club | NYC 
Biennial Cultural Passages: identity made visible | Susan B. Hilles Gallery | New Haven, CT
61st Annual Sculpture Exhibition | The Pen and Brush Galleries | New York, NY
2006 
Art Translating Women’s Issues: From Intuition to Reality | The Pen & Brush, Inc. | New York
 
HONORS/SCHOLARSHIPS/RESIDENCIES

2021

Jurors' Highlighted Works Award | Curators Voice Art Projects | Miami, FL

2020

Awards of Excellence/Honorable Mention | Curators Voice Art Projects | Miami, FL

2019

Strauch-Mosse Merit Scholarship | MFA Visual Arts | Lesley Art and Design | Cambridge, MA
Artist in Residency | RUC - Rural Residency for Contemporary Artists | Lombardy, Italy
2018
Merit Scholarship | MFA in Visual Arts | New Hampshire Institute of Arts | Manchester, NH
2016           
FY2017 Regional Initiative Grant (REGI) | Shoreline Arts Alliance, CT Office of the Arts & National Endowment for the Arts | CT
2015​ 
Mix Design Award | Guilford Art League | Guilford, CT
Artist in Residency/Merit-based Grant | Vermont Studio Center | Johnson, VT
2013 ​
Scholarship award | 8th Annual International Encaustic Conference | Provincetown, MA
Work-Study award | Maine Coast Encaustic Workshop Retreat | Kennebunkport,  ME
2012 ​
Citation | Governor of Rhode Island | Providence, RI
2010 ​
Best in Painting | Manhattan Arts International | New York, NY
3rd Place Award + People's Choice Award | Connecticut Women Artists | New Haven, CT
2009 ​
Joseph Gaultieri Prize | Mystic Arts Center, | Mystic, CT
Best in Sculpture + 2nd Place Prize Award | Manhattan Arts International | New York, NY
2008 ​
Honorable Mention | New Haven Pen & Clay | New Haven, CT
NewAlliance Bank Prize | New Haven Pen & Clay | New Haven, CT
Art Emporium Award | Guilford Art League | Guilford, CT
2007 ​
The Best of Pen & Brush-Top Awards Winners Exhibition | Pen and Brush Galleries | NY, NY
Honorable Mention | The Pen & Brush Galleries, Sculpture Exhibition | New York, NY
 
COMMUNITY ART PROJECTS

2018     

Lead a “Yarn Bombing” Project, a collaborative art project involving faculty, staff and students at The Ethel Walker School, Simsbury, CT

2017     

Lead “SMS Students Create New World Art from Old World Printing”, working with the 6th graders at St. Mary School to create and present their artworks to the community at large. Funded in part by the Shoreline Arts Alliance, Inc., in partnership with the Connecticut Office of the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.

Lead a “What Lifts You?” interactive mural –inspired by artist Kelsey Montague—, a collaborative art project involving all students of St. Mary School and displayed at the Blackstone Memorial Library. Branford, CT
2016     

Lead “hARTs QUILT”, a collaborative art project involving all students of St. Mary School and displayed at the Blackstone Memorial Library. Branford, CT

 
CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2017-Current 

             Gallery Director | The Ethel Walker School | Simsbury, CT

2020     Juror  | Corona Mask Contest | Deerfield Valley Art Association’s Center for the Arts | MA

2019     Juror for Awards | The Space Between | Essex Art Association | Essex, CT 

2018     Juror | Harvest & Hauntings | Arts Center East | Vernon, CT
2014     Curator | Inner Journeys | Julie Heller East Gallery | Provincetown, MA
2012     Juror for AwardsOrder in Chaos | Essex Art Association | Essex, CT 
2011     Curator Perspectives/Perspectivas | ARTE Gallery | New Haven, CT
2009     Curator Connections/Conexiones | ARTE Gallery | New Haven, CT
           
LECTURES/PROFESSIONAL

2017-Current           
Visual Art Faculty | The Ethel Walker School | Simsbury, CT


2021

Residency Critic | Lesley University College of Art and Design | Cambridge, MA

Grad Talk | Lesley University College of Art and Design | Cambridge, MA

2020
Presenter alongside Yale Prof. of Pharmacology and Cellular and Molecular Physiology,
Leonard Kaczmarek | Creativity in Art and Science | Branford Forum| Branford, CT

Presenter alongside artists Susan McCaslin, Soloman Maple | The Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences | Yale University | New Haven, CT

Presenter of Awards | National Arts Program exhibition | Hartford, CT
2019
Grant Application Reviewer | Artist Fellowship Program | Connecticut Office of the Arts | Hartford, CT
Artist TalkIN/FLUX | Pelham Art Center | Pelham, NY    
2018
PanelistAmericana I | Windsor Art Center | Windsor, CT
2016
Conference Presenter | CT Art Education Association | Cromwell, CT
2015
Artist TalkMirrors and Windows | Paul Mellon Arts Center Gallery | Wallingford, CT
Panelist | Career Networking: Working in the Arts. | Paul Melon Arts Center Gallery | Wallingford, CT
Artist TalkNor’Easter | New Britain Museum of American Art | New Britain, CT
2014                                    
Artist TalkRemendando Mi Patria | Bruyette Athenaeum | West Hartford, CT
Panelist | Transformation | Sharon Arts Gallery | Peterborough, NH