Victoria Suescum 

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BIENNALES
50th Venice Biennale, Istituto Italo Latino Americano Pavilion, Venice, Italy 2003
Kwangju Biennale, Collaboration w/ Raquel Schwartz (Bolivia) and Paula Fuentes (Chile,) Kwangju, South Korea 2004
VII Bienal de Cuenca, Ecuador 2001
MUA INSTALA '99, exhibit/conference Tegucigalpa, Honduras 1999 
Bienal de Pintura del Caribe y Centroamérica, Santo Domingo, Dom. Rep. 1996
IV, V and VI Bienal de Arte, Panama 1998-2002
I, II & III Bienal de Arte Pictórico Cervecería Nacional de Panamá, 1992-96 


AWARDS
Third Prize, V Bienal de Arte de 2000
Honorable Mention, IV Bienal de Arte de Panama 1998
Third Prize, II Bienal de Arte de Panama 1994
Artist-in-Residence, MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, New Hampshire 1993
Grant, Dept. of Art & Cultural Affairs, San Antonio, Texas 1991
Orr Magee Memorial Scholarship, Association of University Women,    
San Antonio, Texas 1990
Stecher Scholarship, Wellesley College, Boston, Mass. 1981   


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITS
2016
Cinnabar Gallery, "A Fool in Love", San Antonio, TX
Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center, "Mi Museo esta en la calle," San Antonio, TX
Anarte Gallery, "Joyful Jungle," San Antonio, TX

2014
REM Gallery, "Salón de belleza," San Antonio, Texas

2013
Comminos Studio, "New Work," San Antonio, Texas

2007
Museo Alameda, Proyectos Gallery, “Tremendo Manicure,” San Antonio, Texas 

2006 
Center for the Fine and Performing Arts, “Salon de Bellezas,” Texas A&M International Univ., Laredo, Texas

2002  
Galeria Mateo Sariel, “Zasthebys,” Panama, R.P.

1995                 
Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, “Tablas y Cuadernos,” Panama, R.P.
1993                 
Instituto Cultural Peruano-Norteamericano, ”Figuras Esenciales,” Lima, Peru

1986
Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, “El Jardín de Hortensia,” Panama , R.P.


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITS
2018
University of Texas Main Art Gallery, "Culturas," San Antonio, TX2017

2017
Centro de Artes, "A Woman’s Place is…," San Antonio, TX
University of Texas Main Art Gallery, "Three Decades Plus: Printmaking at UTSA," San Antonio, TX

Centro de Artes, "Iconos y Símbolos de la Frontera,"  San Antonio, TX

2016  
Mexicarte, "Iconos y Símbolos de la Frontera," Austin, TX
Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, "¿Identity?," Eugene, Oregon
McNay Museum of Art, "Meet the Future," San Antonio, TX 
Terminal 136, "A Plastic Practice: the Still Life in Contemporary Art," San Antonio, TX

2015
Fundacion Rozas Botran, "Entre Siglos," Guatemala City, Guatemala
Marcorama Gallery, "La Nueva Cara," Panama, PMA
Stephen F. Austin University, "Beyond the Academy: Contemporary Outsider & Expressionist Art," Nacogdoches, TX
El Paso Centennial Museum, "Symbols of the Borderland," El Paso, TX

2014
Giles Gallery, Eastern Kentucky University, International, "Beauty Matters," Richmond, KY 
Texas A & M University - San antonio, Educational & Cultural Arts Center, "Contemporary Latino Art: El Corazon de San Antonio," San Antonio, Texas 
Stephen F. Austin University, "Beyond the Academy: Contemporary Outsider & Expressionist Art," Nacogdoches, TX

2013
Inter-American Development Bank Cultural Center, "Perceptive Strokes: Women Artists from Panama," Washington D.C.
Stars of Austin Gallery, Austin Bergstrom International Airport,"ACC Faculty & Student Work," Austin, Texas
Say Si, "Small Works {for a} Larger Cause, " San Antonio, Texas
Southwest School of Art , Southwest School of Art Gala, San Antonio, Texas

2012
McNay Museum of Art, "Art to the Power of Ten," San Antonio, Texas
Robert B. Green Hospital, Public Art Project commissioned by Salud-Arte, San Antonio, Tx
Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center, "This River Here," San Antonio, Texas

2011
Mateo Sariel Gallery, "Play for Kids", Panama,R.P.
ACC E.A.S.T., Austin, Texas

2009
Say Si, “Small Works for a Larger Cause,” San Antonio, Texas

2008
UTSA Satellite Space, “Sana Sana Colita de Rana,” San Antonio, Texas

2005   
Aldo Castillo Gallery, “Three Men Women Six Countries Prominent Artists of Latin America,”  Chicago, Illinois
Blue Star Art Space, “Pan de Vida,” San Antonio, Texas

2004                 
Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Santiago, “Deseos en Transito,” Chile
Southwest School of Art and Craft, “H2O: Artist Consider the Hydrosphere,” San Antonio, Texas

2002     
Casa de las Americas, “Del Centro a la Isla,” Habana, Cuba
    
1999  
Blue Star Art Space, “Blue Star XIV  San Antonio Collects,” San Antonio, Texas 

1998
Americas Society, “Crosscurrents Contemporary Painting from Panama, 1968-98,” NYC                     
Bass Museum, “—“, Miami                    
Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, “—“, Panama, Panama

1997
Museo de Arte Moderno de Cartagena, “Arte Contemporáneo de Panamá,” Cartagena, Colombia                   
Galería Forma y Color, “—“, Bogota, Colombia                

1996             
Centro Cultural de Miraflores, “Artistas premiados en la II Bienal de Arte Pictórico Cervecería Nacional de Panamá,” Lima, Peru                     
Casa de la Cultura Benjamín Carrión, “—,“ Quito, Ecuador                     

1995              
Dowd Fine Arts Gallery,  “Made in San Antonio,” State Univ. of New York, Cortland, New York

1994
McNay Museum of Art, “Contemporary Works on Paper,” San Antonio, Texas
Laguna Gloria Museum, “Compelling Spaces,” Austin, Texas               
McKinney Avenue Contemporary, “Cadavre Exquis,” Dallas, Texas

1993
Blue Star Art Space, “Blue Star VIII” , San Antonio, Texas                    
Thomas Jefferson Gallery, “Baja Tejas: Works on Paper,” Arequipa, Peru                   
Wellesley College, “Hearing Voices”, Wellesley, Mass.

1992
Berkeley Art Center Association, “8th Annual National Juried Exhibition,” Berkeley, California              
Louisiana State University, “Paintings & Drawings: a juried exhibition,”  Baton Rouge, Louisiana                

1991
De Cordova Museum, “43rd Annual Exhibition of the Boston Printmakers,” Lincoln, Mass.

1988
ArteConsult Gallery, “Coleccion de la Galeria,” Panama. R.P.                 

1986
Galeria Habitante, “Pintoras Contemporáneas,” Panama. R.P.             

1984
National Univ. of Panama, “Obra Joven de Vanguardia,” Panama. R.P.  


COLLECTIONS
ArtPace, San Antonio, Texas
Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art
Mathews and Branscomb, San Antonio, Texas
Caja de Ahorros, Panama. R.P.            
Cervecería Nacional de Panama, R.P.             
Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Panamá, Panama, R.P.
Primer Banco de Ahorros, Panama, R.P.       


VISITING ARTIST, GUEST SPEAKER and PANELIST POSITIONS
2007 
McNay Museum of Art, ALA (Artists Looking at Art) Speaker, San Antonio, Texas
Smithsonian affiliated Museo Alameda, Guest Artist Speaker, San Antonio, Texas

2004 
University of Connecticut (Latin Network of Visual Arts,) Speaker, Avery Point Campus, CT

2002 
American Culture Association/Popular Culture Association Conference, Panelist, "Vitruvius Woman/Pantis Vikinis: Salon de Belleza y Estetica Unisex", New Orleans.
University of Havana, speaker, Habana, Cuba

2000 
San Antonio College, speaker, Creating an International Community of Latin American Women Artists.
“Mujeres en las Artes Symposium," speaker, Tegucigalpa, Honduras
University of Texas at San Antonio, (Dept of Bicultural and Bilingual Studies,) Panelist, San Antonio, Texas
--, (Graduate Practicum: Professional Practices and Survival Skills,) Speaker

1995
State University of New York, Speaker, Cortland, New York

2001
TASA Conference, Paul Hannah Lecturer, San Antonio, Texas
University of Texas at San Antonio, Guest artist speaker, "Experience at the MacDowell Colony” Graduate Practicum: Professional Practices and Survival Skills course, Kent Rush, professor.

1999
"Women in the Arts" Symposium, Speaker, Tegucigalpa Honduras
Barnes and Nobles Bookstore, Speaker, “A Prehensile Mind”, Modes of Inquiry, San Antonio, Texas
Mission City Business and Professional Women, Speaker, “Working as an Artist in Latin America” . San Antonio, Texas

1998
Phi Beta Delta Honor Society Annual Conference, Speaker, San Antonio, Texas

1995 
State University of New York, Speaker, Cortland, New York

1994
University of Texas at San Antonio, (Education Dept. ) Speaker, San Antonio, Texas

1992
San Antonio Art Institute, (“A Day at the Art Institute,”) Coordinator, San Antonio, Texas


1990 
University of Texas at San Antonio, ("Hispanic Heritage Week", ) Curator, San Antonio, Texas