CAMILO SANIN
Born in Bogota, Colombia
Lives and Works in Washington, DC

EDUCATION:

2011 Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore MD. M.F.A. degree in Painting

2008 University of Maryland, College Park, MD. B.A. degree in Art History and Studio Art

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

2014 Line, Periphery, Geometry. Embassy of Colombia, Washington DC.

2012 Confluence. The Heurich Gallery, Washington, DC

2010 Underlying Structures. Orchard Gallery, Bethesda, MD

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

2012 Vista: Contemporary Works by Latin American Artists. University of Maryland- University College. College Park, MD

XXI Ibero American Art Fair. Galeria Okyo, Tamanaco Intercontinental, Caracas, Venezuela

Out of Order. Selected Artist. Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD

2011 In Line/Out of Line. Heiner Contemporary, Washington, DC

Gaborone 2011. US Department of State, Art in Embassies Program, Gaborone, Botswana.

Academy 2011. Conner Contemporary, Washington, DC

Streamline. C2 Fine Art, Tampa, FL

2010 Visual Play. 5 Contemporary Painters. Shorecrest Prep. Tampa, FL

Out of Order. Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD

1st Year MFA Show. MICA, Pinkard Gallery, Baltimore, MD

Resonance. Rabbit Hole, Brooklyn, NY

7th Biennial National Art Exhibition. The Visual Arts Center, Punta Gorda, FL

2009 Art Connections 6. George Segal Gallery, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ

Wet on Wet. Maryland Institute College of Art, Fox Building, Baltimore, MD

Bethesda Painting Awards Finalists. Fraser Gallery, Bethesda, MD

2008 Senior Show. Herman Maril Gallery, University of Maryland, College Park, MD

 

AWARDS / COMMISSIONS:

2013 Artist in Residence. St. Mary’s College of Maryland

2012 Semi Finalist. The Trawick Prize, Bethesda, MD
Confluence. Permanent Public Installation. Crystal City BID. Clark Street South, Arlington, VA

2009 First Prize. Bethesda Painting Awards. Fraser Gallery, Bethesda, MD

Hoffberger Foundation Fellow. Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

Maryland Institute College of Art Scholarship. Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

2006 Honors Art Award. University of Maryland, College Park, MD

 

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY:

2012 Terhune, Virginia, Artists Capture Cultural Connection, Gazette, September 27

Jenkins, Mark, Beguiling photographs at Randall Scott; neon sculpture, paintings at Heurich; Kurdish themes at Foundry, The Washington Post, August 16

2011 Jenkins, Mark, Painters Chip Allen, Katherine Sable, Camilo Sanin Follow and Subvert Patterns, The Washington Post, December 30

Post, Ari, Georgetown Gallery Wrap, The Georgetowner, December 14

Brittney Dunkins, Susan Hunsinger, Adrienne Messeca and Lindsey Brenner, Collect Call, DC Magazine, November 26

O’Sullivan, Michael, In Line/Out of Line: Chip Allen, Katherine Sable and Camilo Sanin, The Washington Post, November 18

Jenkins, Mark, Academy 2011 at Conner Contemporary Art The Washington Post, July 21

2009 Rousseau, Claudia, Painting Award Winners Show Promise, Surprise, Gazzette, June 17

Mellema, Kevin, Prized Arts, Falls Church News-Press Online, June 10

 

COLLECTIONS:

Ballard Spahr, Washington, DC

University of Maryland, College Park, MD

University of Maryland, University College, MD

McDermott Will & Emery, Washington DC

U.S. Embassy, Gaborone, Botswana

Doris Patz Collection, University of Maryland University College, MD

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

2013 Visiting Professor. St. Mary’s college of Maryland.

2010 Graduate Program Assistant. Hoffberger School of Painting. Maryland Institute College of Art.

Graduate Teaching Intern. Elements of Visual Thinking II. Maryland Institute College of Art.

2009 Graduate Teaching Intern. Elements of Visual Thinking I. Maryland Institute College of Art.