Ana Maria
Velasco

CV

Education

MFA The School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston/Tufs University. Boston, 1999 

Museum Studies The School of the Museum of Fine Arts. Boston, 1999 

Art Post Baccalaureate Degree. School of The Museum of Fine Arts Boston. 1998

BFA Instituto Departamental de Bellas Artes. Cali, Colombia 1992-1995 

BA Universidad Javeriana de Cali . Cali, Colombia 1994 

Tibetan Art Studies. The New York Tibetan Art Studio. NYC 2007-2019

 

Solo art shows

Interdependencia Consulate of Colombia in NYC. New York, NY 2017 

Ficciones Retinianas Museum Modern Art La Tertulia. Cali-Colombia 2001 

Fixation. Psychoanalytic Institute and Society, Boston, MA 2000

 

Selected art group shows

 

The Other Art Fair, Brooklyn, NY (2021) 

What if Art Dreamt Nature? Virtual Exhibition Project by L.A.B. (Latin Art Bridges). 2021

Awaken: Conjuring our tomorrow Salem University Winfisky Gallery, Salem, MA 2020

Ríos Intermitentes The XIII Havana Art Biennale, Matanzas, Cuba 2019

Inaugural Exhibition. Oh Gallery Damyang, South Korea 2019

Homecoming. Oh Gallery Seoul, South Korea 2019; 

Around Us. Kate Oh Gallery, NY, NY  2018

The Other Art Fair, Brooklyn.  NY 2017, 2018

Auction for Tibet. Tibet House.  NY, NY 2017, 2018

Open Studios. 106 Green Street Gallery. Brooklyn, NY 2017

New Voices Active Space Gallery, Brooklyn, NY 2014

Divine Feminine. Iona College, NY 2013

Poética del Espacio. La Casa de Arte Contemporáneo, Cali, Colombia 2012; 

Midnight Blooming GASP Gallery, Boston, MA 2007, 2008

Fung Wa. Howard Yezerski Gallery. Boston, MA 2007

Drawing. Bluetenwiss, Berlin 2006, 2007

Museum Collection. Museo La Tertulia, Cali, Colombia 2002

The Can. Garcon Gallery, Berlin, German. 2000

Allien: Art from and About Elsewhere. The Gallery @ Green Street, Boston 2000. 

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Manic Breathing Illustrations El Espectador news paper in Colombia since 2019

La Sierra Artist Residency. 2017, 2018, 2019

Artist Residency Hacienda Tinajas. Cauca, Colombia 2022

Her works are held in various private collections as well as  the public collections of Harvard University, The Museum of Modern Art La Tertulia in Colombia, Bank of America, Boston and The Colombian Consulate in New York.

 

Teaching experience

La Sierra Artist Residency , Educator & Artist / Santa. Marta, Colombia 2018 

• Worked on the illustration for the children’s eco coloring book “Cuidando del corazón del mundo”. This is part of a larger initiative to bring awareness about the environment through art in the communities around La Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta. 

• Developed and implemented workshops to teach children from villages surrounding La Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta region in Colombia. Emphasis placed in educating children on the worldview of the indigenous communities surrounding their villages, animal rights, recycling, trash management, clean water. 

 

Rubin Museum of Himalayan Art , Museum Educator / New York, 2007 

 

The New York Tibetan Art Studio, Art teacher New York, 2007- 2017 

 

School of The Museum of Fine Arts /Tufs University , Contemporary Art Teacher / Boston, 1997 

 

New Museum of Contemporary Art, Curatorial intern / NYC 1999 

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