Studio VU: The Department of Art Lecture Series 2016-2017 welcomes painter Pedro Barbeito
Barbeito received his BA from Brandeis University in 1992, attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in 1993 and received his MFA from Yale School of Arts in 1996. He has exhibited his work internationally for the past eighteen years. Solo exhibition venues include Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum in Connecticut, Lehmann Maupin Gallery and Basilico Fine Arts in New York, Mario Diacono Gallery in Boston, Parra-Romero Gallery in Madrid, Charest-Weinberg Gallery in Miami, and Galerie Richard in Paris.
In addition, he has participated in group exhibits at the Rose Art Museum in Massachusettes; the Museum of Modern Art in Arnhem, The Netherlands; The Palm Beach Institute of Contemporary Art in Florida; the Museo Rufino Tamayo in Mexico City, Salon 94 Gallery in NY, ACME Gallery in LA and Whitechapel Gallery in London among others. His exhibits have been reviewed in the New York Times, Art in America, Art on Paper, The Village Voice, Artpulse, Frieze, Art/Text, Art Nexus, Examiner.com as well as other publications in the US and Europe and his work is in numerous public and private collections. Barbeito has taught at Queens College, Suffolk College, Cornell University, Purchase College, Ursinus College and was appointed lecturer in painting/printmaking at Yale University School of Art in 2015. He lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.
Date: Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Location: E. Bronson Ingram Studio Arts Center, Room 220 | 1204 25th Avenue South (at Garland Avenue)
All lectures are free and open to the public.
For more information on this lecture or Studio VU, contact the Department of Art at Vanderbilt University at 615-343-7241.