LUISA OTERO PRADA

Artist Resume

VISUAL ARTIST   .   COMMUNITY ARTIST INSTITUTE   .   TEACHING ARTIST INSTITUTE   .   BILINGUAL: SPANISH

OTERO PRADA LLC. Owner

August  2012 - Present

Independent Artist and Designer. Community Artist. Original art, Commissioned Art,  Art Workshops Corporate or Private. 

CURATOR

HISPANIC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF GREATER ST LOUIS  - October 2019  to October 2020  - 2 Art Exhibitions

PROGRAMS, WORKSHOPS & COMMUNITY EVENTS

.  Peace Weaving Wholeness - Art Facilitator for Jazzy Seniors group - March 2020

.  Art Reach program - CAM -  Residency at Vashon High School - August to October 2019

.  Saint Louis Art Museum- Hispanic Day - Molas - October 2019

.  Day of the Dead Painting Party - Missouri History Museum - October 2019

.  Hispanic Festival Soulard - Spotlight Artist for CAM. Contemporary Art Museum - Inspired by Wayuu Weavings - September 2019 

.  Flores Mexicana's - Painting Parties - Missouri History Museum - July  and August 2019

.  Artsy Flowers & Alfredo Ramos Martinez - Homeschoolers workshops - Missouri History Museum August 2019

.  Hispanic Festival  "Arts Village" sponsored by Saint Louis Art Museum - Molas - Florissant MO June 22 -23 2019

.  Saint Louis's  Mandalas. Art activity for Red Rockies night . Missouri History Museum. June 13 -2019 

.  Regional Arts Commission RAC. Community Art Program CAT Lab Team Advisor November2018- March 2019                      

.  Saint Louis Art Fair. Spotlight Artist for CAM Contemporary Art Museum- September 8, 2018

.  Hispanic Festival. Spotlight Artist for CAM. Contemporary Art Museum - September 22, 2018

.  Hispanic Festival.  "Arts Village" sponsored by Saint Louis Art Museum .  Florissant MO June 23 - 24, 2018

.  Ferguson Farmers Market with Northern Arts Council. May 10, 2018

.  Cultural Gathering. Sankofa Culture and Arts Village. January 2018

.  Community Mural. Baha'i Community and Zuka Arts.  Design, Coordination & Execution. October 2017

.  The Spirit Church. Children Art Production, Art in the Park.  August 2017

.  Community Project "Mobile Makers" Ferguson MO , 4 events in 2017

.  Saint Louis Referral Connections. Art Celebration . June 11, 2016

.  Missouri Jobs with Justice. Retreat Day. September 29, 2015

.  Mallinckrodt. Hispanic Celebration. 3 Art Workshops " Inspired by Molas "September 21, 22, 23 - 2015

.  Association of friends of Persian Culture. PERSIAN CONFERENCE. Art workshops for Youth.  Schaumburg Ill. August -Sep 2013

EDUCATION

TEACHING ARTIST INSTITUTE - ARTS INTEGRATION - Regional Art Commission - September 2019  - March 2020

COMMUNITY ARTS PROGRAM - Regional Arts Commission-  Place Based Ferguson, Dellwood, Berkeley.  2016

WIBO. Workshop in Business Opportunities. Grace Hills Women Business Center - . St Louis MO, 2014

INSTITUTE FOR THE ACHIEVEMENT OF HUMAN POTENTIAL. IAHP. Philadelphia, 2000  

LA SALLE UNIVERSITY.  Bogotá, Colombia B.A. Degree Architecture and Design. 1991

LA SALLE HIGH SCHOOL . Monteria Colombia 1981

AWARDS

  • SCA. National Conference Concept and Image. 1998. First Place. Colombian Society of Architects.

  • Corona Award. 1993. Second place. National competition among best graduates of the Architectural Schools in Colombia.

ART EXHIBITIONS

  • HeARTfully Global - Virtual Display in various locations - Jacoby Arts Center- Alton, Illinois- June 2020

  • TOUCH, A VIRTUAL EXHIBITION  - Woman Made Gallery - Chicago, Illinois - June 5 to 30 2020

  • WOMANIST Art Show - Collective - Zuka Arts Guild - March 7 to April 1  2020

  • ALL COLORS - Visual Arts Invitational by Portfolio - St Louis Artists Guild - January to February 2020

  • ART IS LABOR - Collective - Arcade Contemporary Art Projects Gallery - St Louis, MO - December 2019 to January 2020

  • KINDRED SPIRITS - Two artists exhibition - Longview Art Gallery - Town & Country - MO  -  November 2019  to January 2020

  • DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY - LatinX Art Exhibition at Monaco Gallery -  September 13 to October 11, 2019

  • COORDINATES - Collective - Hispanic Chambers of Commerce - Saint Louis MO - October 2019 to March 2020

  • EMERGING IMMIGRANT ARTISTS - MIRA -Missouri History Museum, Saint Louis, MO, June  to September 2019

  • ST. LOUIS ARTIST'S GUILD MEMBERS EXHIBITION. Clayton, MO April -June 2019 

  • SMALL WORKS XI - Webster Groves Library Gallery, Webster Groves, MO - APRIL 2019

  • WOMEN EMPOWERMENT ART SHOW. Edgewater 1070 Gallery. CHICAGO ILL - March 2019.

  •  BEAUTY IN DIVERSITY . Good Shepherd Arts Center - Ferguson MO- March 2019 

  • THE NATURE OF THINGS. Zuka Arts Guild - Saint Louis MO - March  2019   

  • DAY OF THE DEAD ART EXHIBIT- Missouri History Museum- Saint Louis MO - October 2018     

  • THE CHILDREN OF ABRAHAM - Good Shepherd Arts Center - Ferguson MO- September 2018

  • OUR HANDS -  AcompanArte Arts Center - Springfield MO - September to October 2018

  • THIS IS MY FERGUSON - Good Shepherd Arts Center - Ferguson MO - August 2018

  •  FOCUS ON THE DETAILS - Framations Art Gallery - Saint Charles  MO -  August 2018

  • I AM A HUMAN BEING - Good Shepherd Arts Center - Ferguson MO -  July  2018

  • TRIAD INSPIRATION - Good Shepherd Arts Center - Ferguson MO -  June 2018

  • NATURALIZED - Solo show - Third Degree Glass Factory - Saint Louis MO May - June 2018

  • GLOBAL CULTURES-  Manchester Arts-  May -June 2018

  • ALL COLORS - Visual Arts Invitational by Portfolio - Saint Louis Artists Guild . Clayton MO - Jan-Feb 2018

  • FROM THE HEART - Zuka Art Guild. Saint Louis MO - Jan 2018

  • THE ANCESTORS - Northern Arts Council  - Ferguson, MO September - October 2017

  •  GLOBAL CULTURES- "Best of Show: Black's and White's Carnaval" Manchester Arts, Manchester MO June 7 - July 21, 2017

  • DISPLACEMENT & MIGRATION. St Louis Artist Guild. Clayton MO April 21 - May 20, 2017

  • MySLART 33 November - The Old Orchard Gallery. Webster Groves  MO Nov - Dec  2016

  • THREADS OF IMMIGRATION. MIRA 5th Annual Art Exhibit- Saint Louis MO - Nov-Dec 2016

  • CHESTERFIELD CITY HALL - Chesterfield MO. April to June 2016

  •  MySLART 33 February - The Old Orchard Gallery. Webster Groves MO Feb-Mar 2016

  • MySLART 33 January - The Old Orchard Gallery. Webster Groves  MO Jan-Feb 2016

  • MOVE - St Louis Artist Guild. Clayton MO June -July 2015

  •  KARAMU - Union Av Christian Church. St Louis MO. June 14 2014

  • LATINICIDAD - CARNAVAL. RAC St Louis MO. Feb 28 - Mar 26 2014

  •  SAKHI - 3rd Floor Gallery. Washington Av. St Louis MO. March 2005.

  • BLACK AND LATINO - Neighborhood House. Morristown NJ. Jun-Jul 2004

  ASSOCIATIONS

  • Saint Louis Artists Guild . Member since 2019

  • PEACE Weaving Wholeness. Board Member since 2018

  • Zuka Arts Guild. Member since 2017

  • LatinX Arts STL.  Member since  2017

  • Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Greater Saint Louis . Member since 2014

  • Saint Louis Referral Connections.  Business Group  member  2015 - 2018

  • GROW Business group.  Business Group member 2016 - 2018

  • GRUPO ATLANTICO ST LOUIS MO. Colombian Caribbean dance Folk group. Member since  2004

Luisa Otero Prada

314-285-2569

oteropradallc@gmail.com

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