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Teresita Fernández

Teresita Fernández, Installation View

Teresita Fernández

Installation View

Park Tower, San Francisco

ALT="Teresita Fernandez, Golden (Nocturne 1), 2015, Gold chroming and India ink on wood panel"

Teresita Fernandez

Golden (Nocturne 1), 2015

Gold chroming and India ink on wood panel

46 x 72 x 2 inches

116.8 x 182.8 x 5 cm

ALT="Teresita Fernandez, Rise and Fall #6, 2017, Solid graphite and pencil on wood panel"

Teresita Fernandez
Rise and Fall #6, 2017
Solid graphite and pencil on wood panel
12 x 16 x 2 inches
30.5 x 40.6 x 5.1 cm

ALT="Teresita Fernandez, Fire (America), 2016, Glazed ceramic"

Teresita Fernandez
Fire (America), 2016
Glazed ceramic
In 3 parts
72 x 48 x 1 1/2 inches each (182.9 x 121.9 x 3.8 cm)
72 x 144 inches overall (182.8 x 365.7 x 3.8 cm)

ALT="Teresita Fernanedez, Fire, 2005, Installation view at The Fabric Workshop and Museum"

Teresita Fernanedez

Fire, 2005

Installation view at The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia

ALT="Teresita Fernandez, Golden (Nocturne 3), 2015, Gold chroming and India ink on wood panel"

Teresita Fernandez

Golden (Nocturne 3), 2015

Gold chroming and India ink on wood panel

20 x 80 x 2 inches

50.8 x 203.2 x 5 cm

ALT="Teresita Fernández, "Small American Fires", April 2016, video"

Teresita Fernández

"Small American Fires" video, April 2016

ALT="Teresita Fernandez, Fata Morgana, 2015, Installation view at Madison Square Park"

Teresita Fernandez

Fata Morgana, 2015

Installation view at Madison Square Park

ALT="Teresita Fernández, Nocturnal (Gold Fall), 2014, Graphite and metallic paint on wood panel"

Teresita Fernández

Nocturnal (Gold Fall), 2014
Graphite and metallic paint on wood panel
36 x 48 inches
91.4 x 121.9 cm

ALT="Teresita Fernandez, Golden (Nebula), 2015, Gold chroming and India ink on wood panel"

Teresita Fernandez

Golden (Nebula), 2015

Gold chroming and India ink on wood panel

80 x 64 x 2 inches

203.2 x 162.4 x 5 cm

ALT="Teresita Fernandez, Nocturnal (Olana 3), 2017, Solid graphite and pencil on wood panel"

Teresita Fernandez

Nocturnal (Olana 3), 2017

Solid graphite and pencil on wood panel

8 x 16 x 2 1/8 inches

20.3 x 40.6 x 5.4 cm

Signed, titled and dated on verso

ALT="Teresita Fernandez, Autumn (...Nothing Personal), 2018, Installation view of work in Harvard Yard"

Teresita Fernandez

Autumn (...Nothing Personal), 2018

Installation view at Harvard University

ALT="Teresita Fernandez, Small American Fires, 2016, Colored ink and pencil on wood panel"

Teresita Fernandez
Small American Fires, 2016
Colored ink and pencil on wood panel
In 12 parts
6 x 8 x 2 inches each
15.2 x 20.3 x 5.1 cm each

 

ALT="Teresita Fernandez, Dark Earth (Mirage), 2019, Solid charcoal and mixed media on chromed panel"

Teresita Fernandez

Dark Earth (Mirage), 2019

Solid charcoal and mixed media on chromed panel

12 x 108 x 2 inches

30.5 x 274.3 x 5.1 cm

ALT="Teresita Fernandez, Nocturnal (Mirage), 2017, Solid graphite on wood panel"

Teresita Fernandez
Nocturnal (Mirage), 2017
Solid graphite on wood panel
8 panels total
6 panels: 12 x 36 x 2 inches each (30.5 x 91.4 x 5.1 cm)
2 panels: 16 x 12 x 2 inches each (40.6 x 30.5 x 5.1 cm)
40 x 108 x 2 inches overall (101.6 x 274.3 x 5.1 cm)

ALT="Teresita Fernández, Mirage (Horizontal), 2011, Glass with silvering"

Teresita Fernández

Mirage (Horizontal), 2011
Glass with silvering
38 x 180 inches
96.5 x 457.2 cm

 

ALT="Teresita Fernández, Sfumato (July 16), 2009, Graphite, drawing"

Teresita Fernández

Sfumato (July 16), 2009

Graphite, drawing

43 ¼ x 162 x 1 inches

109.9 x 411.5 x 2.5 cm

Biography

Teresita Fernandez (b. 1968) lives and works in New York, NY. Fernandez received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1990 from Florida International University, Miami, FL, and a Masters of Fine Arts degree in 1992 from Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA.

 

Fernandez was appointed to the Mayoral Advisory Commission on City Art, Monuments, and Markers, New York, NY 2017 and the U.S. Commission of Fine Arts in 2011 and is the recipient of the 2018 America Academy Fellowship in Rome, Rome, Italy; 2017 National Academician, National Academy Museum & School, New York, NY; 2017 Drawing Center 40th Anniversary Honoree, New York, NY; 2016 Visionary Artist Honoree, Art in General, New York, NY; 2013 Aspen Award for Art, The Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO; 2005 MacArthur Foundation Fellowship; the 2003 Guggenheim Fellowship, New York, NY; the 1999 Louis Comfort Tiffany Biennial Award; the 1999 American Academy in Rome, Affiliated Fellowship; the 1998 ArtPace International Artist-in-Residence Program, San Antonio, TX; the 1997 Marie Walsh Sharpe Foundation, The Space Program, New York, NY; the 1997 ARCUS Project, Moriya, Japan; the 1995 National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts, CAVA Fellowship; the 1995 Metro-Dade Cultural Consortium Grant; the 1994 NEA Individual Artist's Grant, Visual Arts, and the 1994 Cintas Fellowship.

 

Fernandez has made site-specific commissioned work for Aspen Art Museum, Elk Camp, Aspen, CO; Blanton Museum of Art, University of Texas, Austin, TX; Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY; Dallas Cowboys Stadium, Arlington, TX; The Ford Foundation, New York, NY; Grace Farms, New Canaan, CT; Harvard University, Cambridge, MA; Linda Pace Foundation, San Antonio, TX; Louis Vuitton, Shanghai, China; Louis Vuitton, Paris, France; Madison Square Park, New York, NY; The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY; New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA; Olympic Sculpture Park, Seattle, WA; Trans-Park Towers, San Francisco, CA; United States Coast Guard, Washington, DC.

 

Fernandez has had domestic and international exhibitions at Almine Rech, London, UK; Anthony Meier Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA; Artpace, San Antonio, TX; Berkeley Art Museum/Matrix, Berkeley, CA; Beverly Reynolds Gallery, Richmond, VA; Blanton Museum, Austin, TX; Castello di Rivoli, Turin, Italy; Centro de Arte Contemporáneo de Málaga, Spain; Contemporary Art Museum, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL; The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC; Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX; Deitch Projects, New York, NY; Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA; Galeria Helga de Alvear, Madrid, Spain; Galleria in Arco, Turin, Italy; Grand Arts, Kansas City, MO; Helga de Alvear, Madrid, Spain; Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA; Kyoto University of Art and Design, Kyoto, Japan; James Kelly Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM; Lehmann Maupin Gallery, Hong Kong; Lehmann Maupin Gallery, New York, NY;  Masataka Hayakawa Gallery, Tokyo, Japan; Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, North Adams, MA; McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, TX; Miami Art Museum, Miami, FL; Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, TX; Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH; Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami, FL; Perez Art Museum Miami, Miami, FL; Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ; San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco, CA; SCAD Galerie Pfriem, Lacoste, France; and Site Santa-Fe, Santa Fe, NM.

 

Selected public collections include American Friends of the Israel Museum, New York, NY; Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo, NY; Benesse Art Site, Naoshima, Japan; Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, TX; Bloomberg Family Foundation, New York, NY; Collection Patricia Phelps de Cinsneros, New York, NY; Mr. and Mrs. Jerral Jones, Dallas Cowboys Stadium, Dallas, TX; Harvard University, Cambridge, MA; Israel Museum, Tel Aviv (Purchased with funds from American Friends of Israel Museum); Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami, FL; Linda Pace Foundation, San Antonio, TX; LVMH Collection, Paris, France; Miami Art Museum, FL; Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX; Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA; Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, TX; Nerman Collection, Leakwood, KS; Olympic Sculpture Park, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA; Pennsylvania Academy of the FIne Arts, Philadelphia, PA; Pizzuti Collection, Columbus, OH; Progressive Art Collection, Mayfield, OH; Sammlung Goetz, Munich, Germany; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA; Saint Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, MO; Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C.; Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY; Sprint Art Collection, Overland Park, KS; Walker Art Center, Minnapolis, MN.