Sergio G. Villamizar

    E-mail: svillamizar@njcu.edu

 

    Born:

    (b. 1965) Bogota, Colombia SA., lives and works in North Bergen, New Jersey.

 

    Education:

    2016 M.F.A. candidate, Print Making/Photography, New Jersey City University, JC, NJ.

    2007 B.F.A. Print Making/Photography, New Jersey City University, JC, NJ.

    Graduated Suma Cum Laude

 

    Solo Show:

    2006 The Advent of The Post-Human

    The Visual Arts gallery at New Jersey City University, Jersey City New Jersey.

 

    Two Man Show:

    2010 Duende

    Passaic County Cultural & Heritage Council at Passaic County Community College.  

  

     Group Exhibits:
  • 2014 We Are You Project, Galleries of Contemporary Art, Colorado Springs, Co.

 

  • 2014 We Are You Project, Fountain Street Fine Art Gallery, Framingham, MA.

 

  • 2013 We Are You Project, Joyce Gordon Gallery, Oakland, California.

 

  • 2013 Club Colombia Art Exhibition, Bergen Community College, Hackensack, NJ.

 

  • 2013 NYCAMS Make It Work Juried exhibition, New York Center for the Arts and Media Studies, New York, New York.

 

  • 2012 We Are You Project, GSUB Gallery at New Jersey City University, Jersey City, New Jersey.

 

  • 2012 We Are You Project, Arts Guild New Jersey, Rahway, N. J.

 

  • 2012 MFA Student Exhibition, MANA Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ.

 

  • 2012 We Are You Project Inaugural Exhibition, Wilmer Jennings Gallery at kenkeleba, New York, NewYork.

 

  • 2012 Art Cycle, Index Art Center, Newark, NJ.

 

  • 2011 Club Colombia Art Exhibition, Bergen Community College, Hackensack, NJ.

 

  • 2011 College Art Association NY Area MFA Exhibition, Hunter College Times Square Gallery, New York, NY.

 

  • 2010 Hatching Guerilla Galleries, Newark, New Jersey.

 

  • 2010 Contemporary Alternative-Process Photography Juried exhibition Watchung Arts Center, New Jersey.

 

  • 2009 National Alternative Process Competition Juried exhibition Soho Photo gallery, New York, New York.

 

  • 2009 Expo Arte 09, Bergen Community College, Bergen, New Jersey.

 

  • 2007 Jersey City Artists Studio Tour The Rotunda Gallery at City Hall, Jersey City New Jersey.

 

  • 2007 The Fantastic Form The Perth Amboy Gallery Center for the Arts, Perth Amboy New Jersey.

 

  • 2006 Jersey City Artists Studio Tour The Rotunda Gallery at City Hall, Jersey City New Jersey.

 

  • 2005 Two Generations: The Tenth Annual Hispanic Heritage Celebration. Sumei Multidisciplinary Arts Center, Newark New Jersey.

 

  • 2005 Jersey City Studio Tour Power House Art District, Jersey City New Jersey.

 

  • 2005 The Eye of the Camera  Ward-Nasse Gallery New York, New York.

 

  • 2004 A New Diversity: Art from Northern New Jersey’s Latino Diaspora. Perth Amboy Gallery Center, Perth Amboy New Jersey.

 

  • 2004 The Eight Annual Hispanic Heritage Celebration. New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Newark New Jersey.

 

  • 2004 A New Diversity: Art from Northern New Jersey’s Latino Diaspora. New Jersey City University, Jersey City New Jersey.

 

  • 2004 Latino/Art East Brunswick municipal Building, East Brunswick, New Jersey.

 

     2003 National Hispanic Heritage Celebration. Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Piscataway, New Jersey.

 

  • 2003 Lazos de Culturas: The Seventh Annual Hispanic Heritage Celebration. New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Newark New Jersey.

 

      Publications:

  • Poeticas Visuais “Before and Happily Ever After” 2nd semester Number 3, P. 120, 2011.

  • Direct Art “Socio-political iconography” Direct Art 23 Volume 17 Fall/Winter 2010

  • Artscenetoday.com “The Saint Series” Exhibition Catalogue July, 2009

  • The Gothic Times “The Advent of the Post-human” April 28, 2006

  • Neo-Latino Catalog “A State of Mind” Nov/Dec 2004

  • El Nuevo Hudson “A State of Mind” Thursday October 14, 2004

 

      Awards:

  • Winner of Annual International Competition for Publication in Direct Art magazine Fall/Winter 2010.

  • 1st Place “Fired Up” online Juried competition, Art Scene Today, July 2009

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     The Karen Myers Ziccardi Award, First Place, 2006

  • Photographer’s Forum Finalist Best of College Photography Annual 2001

    

     Websites:

     http://svillamizar.wix.com/sergiovillamizar

     http://www.duendeart.org/#!sergio-villamizar/c2086

     http://www.weareyouproject.org/#!villamizar-sergio/c217h