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Bio

 Agustina Markez is an Argentine immigrant artist, currently based in Providence, RI. She received a Bachelor of Science in Visual Arts and a Bachelor of Art in Art History at SUNY Purchase. She is currently an MFA Sculpture candidate at Rhode Island School of Design. Her works in installation, sculpture, video, film and performance examine the way technology, constructed environments and her home can merge.

EDUCATION

2023   M.F.A. Sculpture, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI (projected)

2021   B.S. Visual Arts, Purchase College, State University of New York, Purchase, NY 

2021   B.A. Art History, Purchase College, State University of New York, Purchase,NY

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2022

I’d Rather Go Blind, RISD Museum, Providence, RI curated by Ebony L. Haynes

Fresh Faces, Abigail Ogilvy Gallery, Boston, MA

2021

Usable Sculpture, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

Tangled Power Solo Thesis Exhibition, 1019A SUNY Purchase College, Purchase, NY

Unmute Yourself Senior Thesis, Richard Dolly Maass Gallery, Purchase, NY

Pink Ladies, Forum Art Space, Purchase, NY

2020

Seeing Through Uncertainty, Richard Dolly Maass Gallery, Purchase, NY

Common Threads, Purchase College Art + Design, online show

From Our Family to Yours, Forum Art Space, Purchase, NY

2019

Pop-up Show, Forum Art Space,Purchase, NY

Green Sprouts, Forum Art Space, Purchase, NY

2018 

Spooky Art, Forum Art Space, Purchase, NY

Pop-up Show, Forum Art Space, Purchase, NY

 

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES 

2021 RISD Fellowship

2021  Sylvia Leslie Young Herman Scholarship 

2021 SUNY Purchase President’s Award for Achievement 

2020 Yale Norfolk Residency*cancelled due to COVID 19