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EXHIBITIONS

June 2017. Uptown. Inaugural exhibition at Columbia University’s new art complex. Curated by Deb Cullen.

http://www.columbia.edu/cu/wallach/exhibitions/Uptown.html

 

Solo-

Febuary 2017. Solo Project Section curated by Tim Goossens. Luis Burgos | Galería de Arte, Madrid, Spain.

http://justmad.es/en/curated-venture-burgos-virginia/

August 15 2016- 2017. Glass-Scapes (for M. Green) Curated by Megan Green. Google NY, NY. (Solo.)

Nov 2015 to Jan. 2016. Shards_Subduction. Curated by Anastasiya Siro. Robert Miller Gallery. NY, NY. http://www.robertmillergallery.com/#!2015-shardssubduction/c1v8e (Solo)

Winter 2012.Co-Workers Project. Solo presentation of Glass-Scapes slideshow curated by Yulia Topchiy. Entwine. NY, NY. (Solo)

4. June 26- August 10, 2012. Model Theories.

Curated by Helena Kauppila and Philip Ording. fordPROJECT. NY,  NY. http://www.fordproject.com/exhibitions/model-theories

3 person presentation, Al Taylor, Peter Coffin and Virginia Ines Vergara.

Catalogue entry by Mara Hoberman, http://www.marahoberman.com/interviews/

Group Exhibition


November 2013. 2. November 2013. Dialogues. Tabaran Gallery. Co- Curating (with Yulia Topchiy) as well as participating artist.

Fall 2012. Project Paz. Curated by Anne Huntington. NY, NY. http://projectpaz.org/

Fall 2012. Strange Glue. Thompson Gallery. Weston, MA

Summer 2012. Wish You Were Here. AIR Gallery. Brooklyn, NY

June 26- August 10.. Model Theories. Curated by Helena Kauppila and Philip Ording. fordPROJECT. NY,    NY. http://www.fordproject.com/exhibitions/model-theories

June 2012. Northside Open Studios. Brooklyn, NY.

June 28- July 22, 2012. Down Street Arts (solo presentation). Mohawk theatre. Curated by Valeria Federici. North Adams, MA. http://downstreetart.org/

November 2011. Project Paz. Curated by Anne Huntington. NY, NY. http://projectpaz.org/

November 2011. "Name. Date. Title." Ford Project in collaboration with Black Lots. NY, NY.http://www.fordproject.com/ Curated by Tim Goossens. NY NY.

(LMCC) and New York State Council on the Arts. Nyack, NY

June 22 – July 19, 2011. A.I.R GALLERY. Wish You Were Here 10. Brooklyn, NY.

http://www.airgallery.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=main.page&pagename=Home&pageid=141

June 2011. Northside Open Studios. Shards. Brooklyn, NY. Funded by Sink Ink fine art printing.

http://www.northsideopenstudios.org/

http://www.artnet.com/magazineus/news/artnetnews/artnet-news-6-17-11.asp

Spring 2011. Triple Nickel Projects. New York, NY. http://www.triplenickelprojects.com/

March 2011. Start at the Top. Neue National Galerie. Berlin, Germany.  http://apparatjik.com/startatthetop/

February 2011. A Lot of Possibilities (exhibition curated by Anna Lisa Jensen and Valeria Federici), Gallery 51. Clarksburg, MA. http://www.mcla.edu/About_MCLA/mclagallery51alotofpossibilitiesnorthadams/

December 2010. A Lot of Possibilities. Site specific work. 113th Garden, NYC. Funded by Lower Manhattan Cultural Center (LMCC) and New York State Council on the Arts.

November 2010. Project Paz (group show, curated by Anne Huntington). Industria Studios. NY, NY, NY. http://projectpaz.org/

April 2010. Hell No! (group show). Curated by RJ Supa and David Fierman. Saint Cecilia’s Convent, Brooklyn. http://www.artslant.com/ny/events/show/105133-hell-no

March 2010. Tools for Thought . Curated by Diana Campbell. Sotheby’s NY, NY.

February-March 2010. Portrait of a Lady (group show), Allegra LaViola Gallery, NYC.

July 2009-September 2009. Summer Salon (group show), LaViola Bank Gallery, NYC. Now Charles Banks Gallery NYC http://www.charlesbankgallery.com/ http://cphvoice.ning.com/profiles/blogs/art-and-international-flair

May-June 2009. MFA Thesis Show. Developed with Prof. Constance DeJong and Prof. Reiner Leist. Hunter College, CUNY.

Fall 2007. MAs select MFAs. Curated by Mara Hoberman. Times Square Art Gallery, Hunter College, CUNY. With accompanying catalogue entry by Mara Hoberman

Spring 2005. Thesis Show, RISD, Providence RI.

Spring 2004. RISD at Gubbio. Palazzo Cenci, Rome; and final show of RISD 2003-04, European Honors Program, Pal. Cenci, Rome.

Fall 2004. Untitled. Tap Room. RISD, Providence, RI.

Fall 2003. Sketch.  Pal. Cenci, Rome (RISD).

Winter 2002. Painterly Prints. Pont Avon, France.

Fall 2002.  Skin. Carr Haus Gallery, Providence, RI.

EDUCATION

June 2009. MFA, Photography, Hunter College, CUNY.

Fall 2008. Universität der Künste (UDK), Berlin (Hunter MFA exchange program).

June 2005. BFA with honors from Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), Providence, RI. Major: Illustration.

Fall 2003-Summer 2004. RISD European Honors Program (EHP), Palazzo Cenci, Rome. (Teaching Fellowship for June.)

Winter 2003. RISD Winter-Session study abroad in Pont Avon, France; concentration in printmaking and art history.


Grants /Project Funding and Residencies

2012. Roctowa Residency. Kingston, Jamaica.

2010-2011. NY State Council on the Arts.

2010-2011. Lower Manhattan Cultural Council. New York,NY. http://www.lmcc.net/


PUBLICATIONS

2013. PDN Photo of the Day. http://pdnphotooftheday.com/

2012. Model Theories. Interview with Mara Hoberman.

2012. 5 questions. Interview with Valeria Frederici for posi+tive Magazine, Bureau for Open Culture. Berlin and Venice.


Links

http://www.robertmillergallery.com/#!2015-shardssubduction/c1v8e

http://www.fordproject.com/artists/virginia-ins-vergara

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZZIF4Xb4dsU

http://www.positive-magazine.com/art/virginia-vergara-quantity-and-form-of-a-substance/

http://www.marahoberman.com/interviews/

http://www.drawingcenter.org/viewingprogram/portfolio.cfm