Alejandro   Macias

Lecturer I  

Office: BRUST R144
Phone: (956) 882-7097
Email: alejandro.macias@utrgv.edu
Website: https://www.alexmaciasart.com/

Mr. Alejandro Macias

Alex Macias is an artist living and working along the United States and Mexico border in Brownsville, Texas. Macias earned a BA from the University of Texas at Brownsville and a MFA from the University of Texas - Pan American. His work has been exhibited across Texas, as well as St. Charles, MO, Denver, CO, Glendale, CA, Poughkeepsie, NY, and New York, NY. In 2016 and 2018, Macias attended the Vermont Studio Center as an artist-in-residence.







Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Alejandro Macias. Artist in Residence , Vermont Studio Center, (July 2018 - August 2018)

  • Alejandro Macias. Artist in Residency at Centrum Foundation in Port Townsend, WA, College of Fine Art, (May 2018 - May 2018)

  • Alejandro Macias. Artist in Residence , Vermont Studio Center, (November 20, 2016 - December 16, 2016)



Selected Presentations


  • Alejandro Macias. Icons and Symbols of the Borderland: Artist Talk, Amarillo Museum of Fine Art, Amarillo, TX, U.S.A. (August 2018)

  • Alejandro Macias. Young Latinx Artists 23 Exhibition: Artist Talk, Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin, TX, U.S.A. (June 2018)

  • Alejandro Macias. B&E Art Studios Inauguration , B&E Art Studios, Brownsville, TX (September 2016)



Selected Performances and Exhibitions


  • Alejandro Macias. "Brand 46 Works on Paper at Brand Library and Art Center," Glendale, CA, U.S.A. (2018)

  • Alejandro Macias. "Icons and Symbols of the Borderland at Amarillo Museum of Art," Amarillo, TX, U.S.A. (2018)

  • Alejandro Macias. "In Review: Young Latinx Artists 23: Beyond Walls, Between Gates, Under Bridges," Austin, TX, U.S.A. (2018)

  • Alejandro Macias. "Young Latinx Artists 23: Beyond Walls, Between Gates, Under Bridges at Mexic-Arte Museum," Austin, TX, U.S.A. (2018)

  • Alejandro Macias. "F the Art World at Unarthodox," New York, New York, U.S.A. (2018)

  • Alejandro Macias. "1,954 Miles at Wave Pool Gallery," Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.A. (2018)

  • Alejandro Macias. "Images of Power Catalogue, Freight Gallery & Studios, 2018," San Antonio, TX, U.S.A. (2018)

  • Alejandro Macias. "Images of Power at Freight Gallery," San Antonio, TX, U.S.A. (2018)

  • Alejandro Macias. "Americas Paperworks 2018 at Minot State University," Minot, North Dakota, U.S.A. (2018)

  • Alejandro Macias. "Objectified 2018 Exhibition at Czong Institute for Contemporary Art," Gimpo, South Korea (2018)

Current Courses

ARTS 2316 02 - Painting I:
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ARTS 4395 01 - BA Senior Exhibit:
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ARTS 4321 02 - Advanced Painting:
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ARTS 3321 02 - Interm Painting:
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ARTS 4301 03 - Senior Experience in Art:
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ARTS 4397 02 - BFA Exhibit in Studio Art:
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