Diego Sanchez
 

DIEGO SANCHEZ
EDUCATION:
1990 Master of Fine Arts; Painting and Printmaking; Virginia Commonwealth University; Richmond, Virginia.
1988 Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting and Printmaking; Virginia Commonwealth
University; Richmond, Virginia.

EXPERIENCE
2000 – present St. Catherine’s School, Richmond , Virginia
1993 - 2000 Faculty; Virginia Union University, Richmond, Virginia.
1991- present Virginia Museum. Teaching different art classes, Richmond, Virginia.
1993, 1995, 1998 Taught summer Printmaking workshop for Virginia Public School Art teachers, Mary Baldwin College, Staunton, Virginia.
1991-1992 Adjunct faculty; VCU, J. Sergeant Reynolds Community College. Richmond,Virginia.
1991- 2008 Hand Workshop. Teaching drawing and printmaking classes. Richmond, Virginia
1990-1993 Richmond Printmaking Workshop. Taught printmaking classes.
SPECIAL HONORS / AWARDS
2004 Panelist for the Virginia Museum Latin American Show.
2001 Panelist for the Virginia Commission for the Arts Art and Community Projects.
2000 Key-note Speaker for the Virginia Art Education Association
1999 Juror for the Theresa Pollack Arts Awards
1998 Juror for the Virginia Museum Fellowships
Member of the Steering Committee for The Thomas Dale Art Specialty Center
1998 Recipient of The Artists of the Year Award – Theresa Pollack Arts Award
1995 Appointed to the City of Richmond Public Art Commission.
Juror for the Scholastic Awards Arts Council, Richmond, Virginia.
1994 Juror for the 1995 Two Dimensional Visual Arts Award, for the state of Maryland Arts Council.
ONE PERSON SHOWS
2011 Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA
2009 Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA
2008 Woodberry Forrest, Gordonsville VA
2006 Plant Zero, Richmond, VA
2004 1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA
2003 Collegiate School, Richmond, VA
2002 Jay Barrows Gallery, Richmond, VA
1999 Main Art Gallery, Richmond, VA
1998 Coincidence Gallery, Richmond, VA
1997 Mary Baldwin College, Staunton, Virginia.
1996 Collegiate, Richmond, Virginia.
1991 1708 Gallery; Richmond, Virginia.
1991 Gallery X; Charlottesville, Virginia.
1990 M.F.A. Thesis Show; Anderson Gallery; Richmond, Virginia.


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2011 Charcola Show Main Art. Richmond, VA.
2009 Labori – Rome Italy
2008 WPA Show, Corcoran Gallery of Art Washington D.C.
2005 Six Americans, Capital One, Richmond, VA
2004 1708 Gallery, Richmond, Virginia
2003 7th Art Symposium in Budapest Hungary.
Celebracion De Las Artes Latinas, Art Space, Richmond, Va.
Latin American Show, Glen Allen Art Center, Glenn Allen,Va.
1997- present 1708 Gallery Annual Auction, Richmond Virginia.
1708 Gallery Small Work Show, Richmond, Va.
2000 Ocean, Randolph Macon Community College, Ashland, Va.
New Neo, Christopher Newport Community College, Newport News, Va.
1998 Art Space 1708 20th Anniversary Show, Richmond, Va.
“In the Flat Field II”, 1708 Gallery, Richmond, Va.
Artists On Artist, ASTRA Design Gallery, Richmond, Va.
Small Works Show At the 1708 Gallery
1997 20 Printmakers- Main Art Gallery, Richmond, Virginia.
1997 Artist Council Show, 1708 Gallery, Richmond, Virginia.
1997 “In The Flat Field I”, at the 1708 Richmond, Virginia.
1996 Coincidence Gallery, The Art of Communication, Richmond, Virginia.
“Small Works Show”, 1708 Gallery, Richmond, Virginia.
Printmaking Show Main Art Gallery, Richmond, Virginia.
“VCU 30 Years of Printmaking”, Art Space, Richmond, Virginia.
1995 “Making a Mark”, Mid-Atlantic Drawing Show, Longwood College,
Farmville, Virginia.
“Season Of Light”, Invitational Show, Hand Workshop, Richmond, Virginia.
“New Work Show”, 1708 Gallery, Richmond, Virginia.
VCU Invitational Show in Brussels, Belgium.
Hispanic Show, Valentine Museum; Richmond, Virginia.
Richmond Printmakers, Jewish Community Center; Richmond, Virginia.
1994 “Voces de Magia y Color”, Ellipse Gallery, Arlington, Virginia.

COLLECTIONS :
The Anderson Gallery Virginia Commonwealth University
The School of Law, University of Richmond
Sidney and Frances Lewis
Media General
First Market Bank
Capital One
Markel Corporation
Phillip Morris
Federal Reserve Bank
College of William and Mary

OTHER INFORMATION
Born in Bogota, Colombia, South America; in Spanish, English
CLUB & COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES
1993 - present Member, Board of Directors, 1708 E. Main Gallery.
2005 -2010 VMFA Multicultural Advisory Conuncil.
2000- 2005 Board of Directors Art 180
1997 - 2002, Board of Partners In the Arts, The Arts Council
1995 – 1999 Member, City Of Richmond Public Art Commission.
1994 - 1999 Member, Board of Directors, Hand Workshop
1990-1992 - Member, Board of Directors; Richmond Printmaking Workshop.
Guest Lecturer / Workshop Leader
2007 Lecture to Central Region, Art Education Association.
2004 Virginia Museum , Contemporary Latin American Artist Panel
2004 Capital One Leadership Through Art Workshop
2000 University of Richmond in conjunction with the Partners in the Arts
2000 Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Three Days in March program
1998 Virginia Museum of Fine Art Programs for Educators
1996, 1998, 2000 Mary Baldwin College Summer for Art Teachers Program