Carl W. Vestweber

b. Mason City, Iowa

 

EDUCATION

Master of Fine Arts, May 2013 - School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, Massachusetts,           Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts   

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Studio Art, May 2011 - The University of Texas-Pan American, Edinburg, Texas

Associate of Arts, Visual Arts, May 2009 - South Texas College, McAllen, Texas

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016 Animal Crackers, Titan Studios, Harlingen, TX

2015 Motif 2015, iartcolonyGallery, Rockport, MA

2015 Art Faculty Show, South Texas College, Art Building B Gallery, McAllen TX

2014 Ripping and Sticking: The Art of Collage, Gallery360 at Tellus360, Lancaster, PA

2014 Proof of Purchase, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston benefit exhibit, Samsøn Projects, Boston, MA

2013 Chautauqua School Art Annual Student Exhibition, Fowler-Kellogg Art Center, Chautauqua, NY

2013 Home, MFA Thesis Exhibition, Fourth Wall Project, Boston, MA

2013 Violence Transformed: Discovering The Transformative Power of Art, Doric Hall, Massachusetts   Statehouse, Boston, MA

2013 Violence Transformed: Discovering The Transformative Power of Art, Resnikoff Gallery, Roxbury Community College, Boston, MA

2013 Graduating Students + Award Recipients, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Katherine Lane Weems Atrium, Boston, MA

2013 Open Stories Project, Cambridge, MA

2012 The Boston Biennial Project, The Gallery at Spencer Lofts, Chelsea, MA

2012 No Red Dots, Goosefish Press, Boston, MA

2012 Summer Camp, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Mission Hill Gallery, Boston, MA

2012 We Built a Zoo, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Mission Hill Gallery, Boston, MA

2011 Profiles of the [dis] Connected, Emerson College Huret & Spector Gallery, Boston, MA

2011 Ofrendas del Corazón IV, Heart Art Silent Auction Benefitting the Michael M. Rutledge Legacy Award, Pharr, TX

2011 Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition, The University of Texas-Pan American, Edinburg, TX

2010 The University of Texas-Pan American Student Show, Upper Valley Art League, Mission, TX

2010 Ofrendas del Corazón III, Heart Art Silent Auction Benefitting the Michael M. Rutledge Legacy Award, Pharr, TX

2009 Exquisite Corpse Group Exhibition, ManicHaus Modern Art Space, McAllen, TX

2009 Ofrendas del Corazón II, Heart Art Silent Auction Benefitting the Michael M. Rutledge Legacy Award, Pharr, TX

2009 A South Texas Ceramic Showdown: Beyond The Vessel, The University of Texas Pan-American, Edinburg, TX

2009 Annual STC Art Student Competition, STC Art Gallery, McAllen, TX

2009 South Texas College Capstone Student Exhibition, Beard Show, McAllen, TX

2008 Ofrendas del Corazón I, Heart Art Silent Auction Benefitting the Michael M. Rutledge Legacy Award, Pharr, TX

2008 A Story of a Town, Edinburg Chamber of Commerce, Edinburg, TX 

2008 Viva Lucha Libre!, ManicHaus Modern Art Space, McAllen, TX 

2008 South Texas College 2008 Art Student Exhibition, STC Art Gallery, McAllen, TX

2008 A South Texas Ceramic Showdown: Extending Influence, The University of Texas-Pan American, Edinburg, TX 

2008 Start, ManicHaus Modern Art Space, McAllen, TX

2008 Eleventeen, The Opera House, Austin, TX

2008 Texas Clay Art Association, Six Pack Show, Coop Gallery, San Angelo, TX

2007 Annual STC Art Student Competition, STC Art Gallery, McAllen, TX

2007 Legends and Folktales of South Texas and Northern Mexico, Brownsville Heritage Museum, Brownsville, TX

2007 Smokin’ Santas, Art House, McAllen, TX

2007 Texas Clay Art Association, "Six Pack Show," Armadillo Glass Studio, Austin, TX

2006 McAllen ArtWalk, Art House, McAllen, TX

2005 McAllen ArtWalk, Art House, McAllen, TX

2005 Bamboozled Blackout, Blue Onion, McAllen, TX

2005 Cuatros Gatos, Murray State College, Tishomingo, OK

2004 McAllen ArtWalk, Art House, McAllen, TX

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016 Cat / People 2016, Houston Community College, Central Art Gallery, Houston, TX

2010 Beard Show, ManicHaus Modern Art Space, McAllen, TX

2009 Carlbot: A Retrospective Part I, Weslaco Museum, Weslaco, TX

2008 New Stuff, ManicHaus Modern Art Space, McAllen, TX

2007 Solo Exhibition, Belmond, IA

 

EXHIBITION REVIEWS

Garcia, Brandon, Help this Local Artist Teach Kids the Alphabet, The Monitor, Friday, April 13, 2012.

Castelli, Kate, C is for Carl Vestweber, Glovebox: Bringing Art to Unexpected Places, Friday, April 6, 2012.

Lewis, Linda, Valley Humor, Art E Magazine, Vol.4, Summer 2011, p.5.

Moyer, Nancy, Surface Treatment: Beard Show is Breath of Fresh Hair, The Monitor, Monday, September 14, 2010.

Moyer, Nancy, Surface Treatment: New Stuff by Carl Vestweber, The Monitor, Friday, July 17, 2008.

Moyer, Nancy, Local Artists Get New Venue: Manichaus’ inaugural exhibition offers mix of paintings and mixed media, The Monitor, Friday, January 4, 2008.

Medina, Carolina, Robots and Jim Birds and Chupacabras, Oh My!, Art E Magazine, Vol.2, Issue 1, Last Qtr. ’08, p.24.

Holmes, Stephanie, Local Artist Contributes to City’s Art Walk with Vintage Images, The Monitor, Friday, September 3, 2004.