CV

Cristina Victor
b. Miami, Florida
 
EDUCATION
M.F.A. SAN FRANCISCO ART INSTITUTE / 2011 / New Genres //San Francisco, CA
B.A. SARAH LAWRENCE COLLEGE / 2006 / Latin American History //Bronxville, NY
A.A. NEW WORLD SCHOOL OF THE ARTS / 2004 / Drawing //Miami, FL
 
EXHIBITIONS/PROJECTS
2018
Comfort Zone, Field Projects, New York, NY (May/June)
My Story Is My Flag II, Graham, North Carolina, with Archive of Creative Culture (April-Oct)
2017
Artist Spotlight, Bay Area Discovery Museum, Sausalito, CA (Nov)
State of the Estuary Conference, Scottish Rite Center, Oakland, CA (Oct)
LEWD 2, Joy Gallery, San Francisco, CA (October)
Fuck the Patriarchy, Gas Dot Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (Sept/Oct)
100 Days Actions Resistance March, Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, CA (June)
Foreign Language Magic Word Mother Tongue, SOMArts San Francisco, CA (March/April)
2016
Roam Oasis, Miami River Inn Art Basel, Miami, FL (Dec)
My Story Is My Flag, project with Oakland International High School & Interface Gallery (May-June)
2015
ASS Capital: Reflections of a Contemporary Culo, THIS IS WHAT I WANT Festival, CounterPulse
(May-June)
2014
Projected Personae, SOMArts, San Francisco, CA (July/Aug)
Vexillology Workshop - Flag Stories - SOMArts, San Francisco, CA (May)
2012
L.A. Novela Special month-long performance, Thank You For Coming, Los Angeles, CA (Dec)
Huele, Oye y Jama, Meridian Gallery, San Francisco, CA (Nov)
2011
Sonido Pirata, Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, Sonoma, CA (Sept-Jan)
The New Wave, Kadist Foundation, San Francisco, CA (June)
Vernissage, San Francisco Art Institute MFA show, Treasure Island, CA (May)
TASTE, Root Division, San Francisco, CA (April)
This Will Be Your Last, Queen’s Nails Projects performance event, San Francisco, CA (Feb)
Society of 23 Prize, Nominee, Swell Gallery San Francisco, CA (Feb)
2010
Unruly Subjects, Swell Gallery, San Francisco, CA (Dec)
... Art of the Everyday, Swell Gallery, San Francisco, CA (May)
Booty Dancing Contest, Collaboration with VuJaDe, Lipo Lounge, San Francisco, CA (May)
Homemade, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, CA (May)
2009
Performology and Actionization, Swell Gallery, San Francisco, CA (Feb)
Collaborate, Swell Gallery, San Francisco, CA (Sep)
 
RESIDENCIES
Signal Fire, Portland, OR (Sept 2018)
Vermont Studio Center Fellowship (Aug 2018)
ACRE Residency Diversity Award (July 2018)
Signal Fire, Portland, OR (Aug 2013)
L.A. Novela Special, Thank You For Coming – Inaugural Resident Artist, Los Angeles, CA (Dec 2012)
 
AWARDS
Community Innovation Fund, 2018
East Bay Fund For Artists Grant, 2016
 
PUBLICATION
My Ass On Desire, The C.O.U.P. | Issues 1.2, published June 5, 2016
 
PRESS
Hyperallergic, A Gallery in a Truck Fuels Up on Anti-Patriarchal Art, November 11,2017
KGPC Interviews: My Story Is My Flag by Katherine Rae Mondo, July 8, 2016
East Bay Express - Flags as Art and Identity at Oakland International High School / 2016
Baywatch, Queer Divestment: A Response to This Is What I Want 2015 / 2015
The Examiner, Desire in Focus at CounterPulse Fest / 2015
​Culturebot, This is What I Want Festival 2015 / Interview by crystal am nelson / 2015
​Papermag, Projected Personae show focuses on human body as art medium / 2014
​LA Weekly, Thank You For Coming / Los Angeles / 2013
​Thank You For Coming Now Open in Attwater / 2012
The Sonoma Index Tribune, Causing A Stir / 2011
 
PERFORMANCE COLLABORATIONS
NUNS (New Urban Naturalists) led by Sasha Petrenko / 2014
Remedies, Surabhi Saraf / 2014
​Because of Him, Maciej Makalowski / 2011
Border Hamlet, Guillermo Gomez Peña / 2011