Rigoberto   A.  Gonzalez

Lecturer 1  

Office: EVABL 1.218
Phone: (956) 665-7030
Email: rigoberto.gonzalez@utrgv.edu

Rigoberto A. Gonzalez

Rigoberto Gonzalez was born in Reynosa, Mexico, just across the border from McAllen, Texas. He now lives 35 miles to the east in Harlingen, Texas, where he teaches art and paints out of a small studio on a busy street. Gonzalez considers himself a figurative painter.

  • Areas of Expertise

    • Painting
    • Drawing
  • Education

    • MFA, Painting, New York Academy of Art, 2004
    • BFA, Studio Art, The University of Texas - Pan American, 1999
  • Currently Teaching

    ARTS 2316 01 - Painting I:
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks






Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Rigoberto Gonzalez. Activating Vacancy Arts Incubator Artist Residency Program, Brownsville, Texas, Activating Vacancy Arts Incubator, Brownsville, Texas, $7,000.00 (May 1, 2016 - December 15, 2016)

  • Rigoberto Gonzalez. Santa Fe Art Institute Artist Residency, Santa Fe, New Mexico, Santa Fe Art Institute Artist Residency Program, Santa Fe, New Mexico, (July 1, 2016 - August 4, 2016)

  • Rigoberto Gonzalez. Serie XX Project Artist Residency. , Coronado Print Studio Austin, Texas, (January 28, 2013 - February 2, 2013)

  • Rigoberto Gonzalez. Individual Artist Research Grant From The National Association of Latino Arts and Culture, National Association of Latino Arts and Culture , $5,000.00 (July 7, 2009 - July 10, 2010)

  • Rigoberto Gonzalez. Roswell Artist in Residence Program, Roswell Artist in Residence Program Roswell, New Mexico, $9,600.00 (June 1, 2009 - June 1, 2010)

  • Rigoberto Gonzalez. Roswell Artist in Residence Program, Roswell Artist in Residence Program Roswell, New Mexico, $9,600.00 (June 1, 2008 - June 1, 2009)



Selected Performances and Exhibitions


  • Rigoberto Gonzalez. "The Outwin 2016: American Portraiture Today," Corpus Christi, TX (2017)

  • Rigoberto Gonzalez. " Nature Morte: Contemporary artists reinvigorate the Still-Life tradition," Wrocław, Poland (2017)

  • Rigoberto Gonzalez. "The Outwin 2016: American Portraiture Today," Tacoma Museum of Art, Tacoma, Washington (2017)

  • Rigoberto Gonzalez. "Abriendo las Puertas, Activating Vacancy Arts Incubator," Brownsv ille, Texas (2017)

  • Rigoberto Gonzalez. " The Outwin 2016: American Portraiture Today," Washington, DC (2017)

  • Rigoberto Gonzalez. "Nature Morte: Contemprary Artist Reinvigorate the Still Life," Uddevalla, Sweden (2016)

  • Rigoberto Gonzalez. " WELCOME TO THE LEFT COAST," San Francisco, CA (2016)

  • Rigoberto Gonzalez. " Bienal Ciudad Juárez/El Paso Biennial 2015 ," El Paso TX and Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, MX (2016)

  • Rigoberto Gonzalez. " “Border Lineage: An Exhibition in Two Parts”," Mcallen, TX (2015)

  • Rigoberto Gonzalez. " Nature Morte: Contemporary Artist Reinvigorate the Still Life ," Stavanger,Norway (2015)

Current Courses

ARTS 2316 01 - Painting I:
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks

Previous Courses