Jorge PURON

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Selected Solo Exhibitions

 

2017   Vernissage, Office of Useless Art, Tamines, Belgium

2017   Triangulado, Lone Star Art Space, San Antonio, Texas

2011   Main Street Gallery Artwalk III, Carbondale Public Library, Carbondale, Pennsylvania

2010   Realm of Mighty: An Exercise of Freedom, AnArte Gallery, San Antonio, Texas

2010   The Frontier Within, Firehouse Gallery, Del Rio, Texas

2010   Cosmovisión, Carne y Conciencia, Galeria del Museo Reyes Meza, Dirección Municipal de   Cultura de Nuevo Laredo, Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, México

2009   Jorge Puron, New Works, The Museo Alameda’s Regalo Gift Shop, San Antonio, Texas

2008   Passages Exposed, MARQUIS Gallery, Scranton, Pennsylvania

2007   Truth, Space & Time, Adrián Falcón Gallery, Del Rio, Texas

2006   New Paintings by Jorge Puron, La Peña Gallery, Austin, Texas

2006   Humanity Absurdity, Adrián Falcón Gallery, Del Rio, Texas

2006   Retro-Visión 1996-2006, Stay, Seat & Café Galería D' Arte, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México

2003   Seductive Serenity, ArtesMexico Galería Carlos Muro, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, 

México

2001   Watercolors from San Miguel de Allende, Collector’s Home, San Antonio, Texas

2000   Private Showing, AnArte Gallery, San Antonio, Texas

2000   Subconscious Reality, Goodman Gallery, Laredo Center for the Arts, Laredo, Texas

1999   Recent Paintings, The Peep Hole Art Gallery, San Antonio, Texas

1999   Anger ‘N Lust,ONE9ZERO6 Gallery, San Antonio, Texas

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

 

 

2017   Biennial: Origins in Geometry, Museum of Geometric and MADI Art, Dallas, Texas

2017   Black Box, Faux Mouvement Centre d’art contemporain, Metz, France

2017   27th Annual Red Dot Sale, Blue Star Contemporary, San Antonio, Texas 

2017   Group Hug 7! Cement Loop, Austin, Texas

2016   The Neo-Geometric Realm, Mercury Project, San Antonio, Texas

2016   Borderwave, Presa House Gallery, San Antonio, Texas

2016   Geometry in the Life of Artists, Drury F. W. Olin Library, Springfield, Missouri

2016   UN/Provincial, Brownsville Museum of Fine Art, Brownsville, Texas

2016   Border Goes Clash, K Space Contemporary, Corpus Christi, Texas

2016   Border Wave, MACCA, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Ciudad Acuna, Ciudad Acuna,  Coahuila, Mexico

2015   Festival Internacional de Arte Manuel Acuna, Infoteca Municipal, Ciudad Acuna, Coahuila, Mexico

2015   Art to the Power of Ten, McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, Texas

2015   Colectivo de Verano, Primera Edicion, Galeria Juarez 2525, Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico

2015   A Summer Night in SA, Brick at Blue Star Arts Complex, San Antonio, Texas

2015   16 Anniversary, Falcon Art Gallery Texas, Del Rio, Texas

2015   Aeon, Brick at Blue Star Arts Complex, San Antonio, Texas

2015   Parallels, Hello Studio, San Antonio, Texas

2015   Artists Represented by the Gallery, Falcon Art Gallery Texas, Del Rio, Texas

2014   Affordable Art Fair Mexico City, Galeria Juarez 2525, Mexico City, Mexico

2014   Four Strokes of Color, La Posada & Anarte Gallery, Laredo, Texas 

2014   Facture, Beyond Arts Gallery, Harlingen, Texas

2014   Adrian Jesus Falcon Exhibit, Gallery 313 RIO, Falcon Art Gallery, Victoria, Texas

2014   Transiciones Paralelas, Galeria Juarez 2525, Torreon, Coahuila, México

2014   Selfie, Anarte Gallery, San Antonio, Texas

2014   Presidio Title, Anarte Gallery, San Antonio, Texas

2014   Celebrating 60 Years, Scranton Area Foundation, Scranton, Pennsylvania

2014   Barrio POP Store, HighWire Arts, San Antonio, Texas

2014   La Merienda, Islander Art Gallery, Corpus Christi, Texas

2013   Cande Aguilar-Jorge Puron, Mercury Project, San Antonio, Texas

2013   Inauguracion, Galeria Juarez 2525, Torreon, Coahuila, México

2013   Self, Beyond Arts Gallery, Harlingen, Texas

2013   Third Coast National, 7th Annual Juried Exhibition, K Space Contemporary, Corpus Christi, Texas

2013   Art to the Power of Ten, McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, Texas

2013   Summer Camp Group Show, Cohn Drennan Contemporary, Dallas, Texas

2013   Artist for Art 25th Anniversary Member Show, AFA Gallery, Scranton, Pennsylvania

2013   Focus: Exploring our Regional Sense of Place, fifth Annual Juried Exhibit, The Butternut Gallery, Montrose, Pennsylvania

2013   The Color of Blind, ZAZA Gardens Gallery, San Antonio, Texas

2012   The Drawing Room Dialogues, Royal Grafix Fine Art, Houston, Texas

2012   What is Sacred? , Serena Pandos Studio Gallery, McAllen, Texas

2012   1st and 2nd Floor AFA Member Show, AFA Gallery, Scranton, Pennsylvania

2012   Mixta 5, High Wire Arts, San Antonio, Texas

2012   Fronterizarte, Plaza de las Culturas, Piramide del Sol, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México

2011   Gallery Week, Say Si, San Antonio, Texas

2011   2011 Summer Members Exhibition, AFA Gallery, Scranton, Pennsylvania

2011   Slice, Cohn Drennan Contemporary, Dallas, Texas

2011   Hunger for the Arts, Scranton Cultural Center, Scranton, Pennsylvania

2011   Grand Opening, Art Lab Contemporary Art Space, Uvalde, Texas

2011   Sensoria, Artworks Gallery, Scranton, Pennsylvania

2010   13th Annual Dream Makers Gala, Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation, Detroit, Michigan

2010   Artist’s Palettes, AnArte Gallery, San Antonio, Texas

2010   Recent Diversions - Paradise Refigured, AFA Gallery, Scranton, Pennsylvania

2009   7 Miradas, 7 Visiones, Plaza de las Culturas, Pirámide del Sol, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México

2009   June/July Show, Twenty Seven Gallery & Up Front Exhibition Space, Port Jervis, New York

2009   Expressions Of Gender, Twenty Seven Gallery & Up Front Exhibition Space, Port Jervis, New York

2009   Jorge Puron, The Museo Alameda's Regalo Gift Shop, San Antonio, Texas

2009   Inaugural Exhibit, Art:Raw Gallery, New York, New York

2008   ARTEROTICA 2008, 3000 East Cesar Chavez, Austin, Texas

2007   Olmos Famous: A Survey of Local Legends and New Talents, Galeria Ortiz Contemporary, San Antonio, Texas

2007   Sister Cities Testing Boundaries: Art and Artist along the US/Mexico Border, El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, Texas

2007   Arterotica: Octopus Club 5th Annual Art Auction, Tillery Street Theater, Austin, Texas

2006   3rd Annual International Contemporary Modern Art Festival, Adrián Falcón Gallery, Del Rio, Texas

2006   Proportion One by One, Adrián Falcón Gallery, Del Rio, Texas

2005   Visiting Color, AnArte Gallery, San Antonio, Texas

2005   Recent Paintings by Jorge Puron & Javier Lopez, Ruta Maya, Austin, Texas

2004   Energetic Beauty, Diaz Gallery, Austin, Texas

2003   Art Fair Exhibit, Instituto Allende, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico

2003   Insectos, La Cucaracha, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México

2002   Bauhaus Media Group Show, Bauhaus, San Antonio, Texas

2002   Day of the Dead Annual Show, The Denise Roberge Art Gallery, Palm Desert, California

2002   Art Garden, La Casa de la Cultura, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México

2002   Mujeres en la Cuca, La Cucaracha, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México

2002   Tres Celebrando Cinco, Galería Siete Flor, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México

2001   Luz Para Asentir, Forvm Galería, Morelia, Michoacán, México

2001   Inauguración de Nueva Sala, Museo de la Calzada, Morelia, Michoacán, México

2001   Tres Artistas del 2001, AnArte Gallery, San Antonio, Texas

2001   King William Fair Exhibit, San Antonio Art League Museum, San Antonio, Texas

2001   71st Annual Juried Exhibition, San Antonio Art League Museum, San Antonio, Texas

2001   Grand Opening Show, AnArte Gallery, San Antonio, Texas

2000   5th Annual Exhibit, Grey Forest Open Studio, Helotes, Texas

1999   Opening for Artists Represented by NOVICA, Novica Galeria Cibernética, México D.F, México

1998   Summer Auction Exhibit, Instituto Cultural Mexicano, San Antonio, Texas

 

Online Exhibitions

 

2014   Collection:Curators Picks for Works $5000 or More, Curated by Rebecca Wilson @SaatchiOnline

2014   Artist of the Day Series @ Saatchi Art

2014   Collection: New This Week, Curated by Rebecca Wilson @SaatchiOnline

2013   Collection: Abstract Paintings, Curated by Rebecca Wilson @SaatchiOnline

2013   Collection: New This Week, Curated by Rebecca Wilson @SaatchiOnline

2013   Collection: New This Week, Curated by Rebecca Wilson @SaatchiOnline

2013   Collection: New This Week, Curated by Rebecca Wilson @SaatchiOnline

2013   Collection: Abstract Art Now, Curated by Rebecca Wilson @SaatchiOnline

2013   Collection: New Abstract Paintings, Curated by Rebecca Wilson @SaatchiOnline

2013   Collection: New This Week, Curated by Rebecca Wilson @SaatchiOnline

2013   Collection: In Abstraction, Curated by Rebecca Wilson @SaatchiOnline

 

Awards

 

2013 Erick Schaudies Memorial Award, Third Coast National, K Space Contemporary, Corpus Christi, Texas

2001 Honorable Mention, San Antonio Art League Museum, San Antonio, Texas

 

Corporate Collections

 

Museum of Geometric and MADI Art, Dallas, Texas

Marc F. Wiegand Attorney at Law, San Antonio, Texas

Shepherd Kaplan, San Antonio, Texas

BIRD-C, Vienna, Austria

Gallery Plus, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México

ArtesMexico Galería Carlos Muro, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México

United States Consulate, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México

Secretaria de Hacienda SAC, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México

San Jose Skin & Laser, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México

Agencia Aduanal Benito Martinez, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México

Clínica y Farmacia México, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México

Hospital Civil,Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México

University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Law Offices of Patrick Wright, Dallas, Texas

Vital Probes, Inc., Mayfield, Pennsylvania

The Denise Roberge Co., Palm Desert, California

Daniel Gomez Engineering, Laredo, Texas

American Heart Association, San Antonio, Texas

ONE9ZERO6 Gallery, San Antonio, Texas

Friedrich Building, San Antonio, Texas

Le Mirage Studio, San Antonio, Texas

GTO Advertising, San Antonio, Texas

AFA Gallery, Scranton Pennsylvania

 

 

Selected Bibliography

 

2017 "Neo Geo Metric Realm," Gabriel Delgado, Plumage-TX Magazine, January Issue

2016 "Borderwavve at Presa House Gallery," David S. Rubin, Glasstire.com, December 16th

2016 “Geometry in the Life of Artists,” Matthew Eric Mendez, Publitas.com

2016 “Artist in Brownsville Find a Shared Common Humanity,” Linda Lewis, The Monitor, June 27th, Brownsville, Texas

2016 “Contemporary Art Spotlight - Artists You Should Know,” Cheryl Jividen,  Portfolio Real State blog, March 24th, San Antonio, Texas

2015 “Jorge Puron,” La Palabra, Revista de Literatura y Cultura Hispanense, numero 5, revistalapalabra.org

2015 “Arts” with Asia Ciaravino, KLRN-TV, San Antonio, Texas

2014 "Exhibiran Obras Artistas Texanos,” Hervey Sifuentes, Periódico Zócalo , May 12, Del Rio, Texas

2014 “La Voz de un Artista,” Revista Pink, 4ta Edicion, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México

2014 “San Antonio’s 10 Contemporary Art Galleries You Should Visit,” Melissa RJ Mills, Theculturetrip.com

2013 “Surface Treatment: The Contemporary Self,” Nancy Moyer, The Monitor, September 23, Harlingen, Texas

2013 “Jorge Puron’s Paintings Are a Search for Identity on the US/Mexico Border,” Moray Mair, mutantspace.com, October 29th

2012 “ K Space Contemporary showcases ‘ Celebracion de la Vida’ as part of Dia de los Muertos,” Lynda Jones, Caller Times, November 3, Corpus Christi, Texas

2011 “Younger Art Patrons,” Nancy Cook Monroe, San Antonio Express News, August 21, San Antonio, Texas

2011 “Slice @ Cohn Drennan Contemporary,” Lanny Quarles, VOA Voices of Art Magazine, July 26, Dallas, Texas

2011 “Crean Obras Energizantes,” Israel Granger, El Mañana, May 24, Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, México

2011 “Art works for good,” Kieran O’Brien Kern, Happeningsmagazinepa.com, March, Scranton, Pennsylvania

2011 “Jorge Puron, Artista de la Semana,” La Voz, January 22, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México

2011 “Expresa arte y pasion,” Martha Barroso, La Voz, January 21, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México

2011 “Puron displays smaller works,” Alicia Grega, Electric City, January 6, Scranton, Pennsylvania

2010 “Traspasa arte de Puron la frontera,” Israel Granger, El Mañana, June 2, Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, México

2010 “Puron: una manifestación de experiencia,” Alejandra Arellano, OH YES!, March, Edition 42, Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, México

2010 “Muestran arte visionario,” Israel Granger, El Mañana, February 25, Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, México

2010 “Encuadran Modernidad,” Mario Villarreal, Lider Informativo, February 24, Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, México

2010 “Llenan el Reyes Meza de vida,” Israel Granger, El Mañana, February 23, Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, México

2010 “Crea obras con una vision del cosmos,” Israel Granger, El Mañana, February 18, Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, México

2009 “Presidirá Minu Martínez consejo cultural,” Hilda Aguilar, Periódico Zócalo, December 19, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México

2009 “Invitan a exposición de pintura,” Joaquín Guerrero Acosta, Periódico Zócalo, October 29, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México

2009 “Inauguran mañana exposición,” Efraín González Hernández, Periódico Zócalo, October 21, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México

2009 “Realizan mural en hospital,” Efraín González Hernández, Periódico Zócalo, September 11, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México

2009 Jorge Puron Johnston “Conozca en 30 preguntas al pintor,” Ramón Carrillo, Periódico Zócalo, July 30, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México

2008 “Puron to exhibit scrap art at Marquis,” Alicia Grega, Electric City, December 4, Scranton, Pennsylvania

2008 “Contemporary artist Jorge Puron arrives from Mexico to exhibit,” La Voz Latina, December 15, Northeast Pennsylvania

2008 “Interview with Jorge Puron,” Public Affair Show, Northeast Current, Ionmedia Channel 8, December 6, Scranton, Pennsylvania

2008 “What is Gothic,” independent feature Film, Art by Jorge Puron, Tacha Productions, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México

2008 “Art Erotica,” The Movie,” Jason Howell, QualityofTouch.com production, Austin, Texas

2007 “Exhibe en Del Rio Jorge Puron,” Truth, Space and Time” Hervey Sifuentes, Periódico Zócalo, October 8, Del Rio, Texas

2007 “Border Artists Testing Boundaries,” David Sokolec, Glasstire: Texas visual art online, July, Texas

2007 “Sister Cities,” Arts & Culture, El Paso Times, May 27, El Paso, Texas

2007 “Spasky’s Nose,” Independent feature film, art by Jorge Puron, Tacha Productions, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México

2007 “Adrian Falcon y Jorge Puron exhibiran sus obras en El Paso,” Hervey Sifuentes, Periódico Zócalo , May 12, Del Rio, Texas

2007 “Exhibit showcases life on U.S.-Mexico border,” Maribel Villalva, El Paso Times, May 8, El Paso, Texas

2006 “ Arte/Art,” Jorge R Puron,” Xpressive magazine, Edition 4, 2006, Eagle Pass, Texas

2006 “Exitosa la exhibición del nigropetense Jorge Puron,” Hervey Sifuentes, Periódico Zócalo, May 7, Del Rio, Texas

2006 “Llegan hoy a Del Rio obras del nigropetense Jorge Puron,” Hervey Sifuentes, Periódico Zócalo, May 1, Del Rio, Texas

2006 “Retrovisión: 10 Años de Revolución,” Benito Duenez, Periódico Zócalo, March 13, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México

2006 “Interview with Jorge Puron,” ESCAPARA-TV, Televisa, channel 3, March 3, Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México

2006 “Expondrá en Del Rio artista nigropetense,” Hervey Sifuentes, Periódico Zócalo, February 22, Del Rio, Texas

2003 “Seductive Serenity,” Atención, August 1, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México

2002 “Galería 7 Flor Celebrates Anniversary,” Atención, January 7, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México

2001 “La exposición Luz para Asentir se inaugura hoy en Forum Galería,” Ernesto Vargas, La Voz de Michoacán, Nov 8, Morelia, Mex.

2001 “Gallery shares the cultural wealth,” Dan R. Goddard, Express News, March 28, San Antonio, Texas

2001 “Gallery opening; 5 artist featured,” Dan R. Goddard, Express News, March 9, San Antonio, Texas

2000 “Pinta la realidad del subconsciente,” Ingrid Contreras Duran, El Mañana, September 17, Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, México

2000 “Plasma sus emociones,” Angeles García, El Mañana, September 17, Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, México

2000 “Puron’s emotions unveiled in Subconscious Reality,” Que Pasa? Laredo Morning Times,    September 1, Laredo, Texas

1999 “ S.A. Gallery, In an around S.A.,” Business S.A., February, San Antonio, Texas

 

Work Background

 

2013           Art Director, Temique Films, on location, San Antonio, Texas

2011-2013   San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, Texas

2010-2011   Board Member, Municipal Arts Council for the City of Piedras Negras, Coahuila, México

2008           Art Director and Set Designer, Tacha Productions, on location, Zaragoza, México

2007           Art Director and Set Designer, Tacha Productions, on location, Zaragoza, Piedras Negras

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